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newscricket10 days ago

Pant in Tests, KL Rahul in limited-overs most suitable to replace Dhoni, opines Brad Hogg

With MS Dhoni’s future being uncertain, Brad Hogg has chosen Rishabh Pant as his first choice of Indian wicket-keeper in Test and KL Rahul in limited-overs. Meanwhile, Hogg has also rated Wridhhiman Saha’s keeping skills highly but explained that Pant and Rahul are better batsmen.
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newscricketa month ago

My father is helping with catching practice, reveals Wriddhiman Saha

Wriddhiman Saha has revealed that he is continuing to train in any way possible inside his flat and his father has been helping him with catching practice. The seasoned wicketkeeper has been highly acclaimed for his exceptional glovework throughout his India career which started in 2010.
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newscricketa month ago

Wicketkeepers should strike the right balance between runs and keeping ability, remarks Parthiv Patel

Parthiv Patel has stated that modern-day wicketkeepers must focus to strike the right balance between scoring runs and improving their keeping ability in order to survive. He was also critical of former selector MSK Prasad for not giving keepers enough chances to showcase their talent.
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featurecricket2 months ago

How the Indian team would look if they fielded three different sides simultaneously

Could it actually happen? Will we actually see countries field two (or) three different sides simultaneously to make up for the lost time? Only time will tell but today, we, here at SportsCafe, have decided to explore a hypothetical scenario that could very well come to fruition in six months' time.
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newscricket4 months ago

There is no competition with Rishabh Pant, attests Wriddhiman Saha

Indian wicket-keeper Wriddhiman Saha recently made it clear that there is no competition between him and Rishabh Pant, both of them get along very nicely. Virat Kohli surprised many experts when Rishabh Pant was picked over Wriddhiman Saha in the first Test against New Zealand last month.
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newscricket4 months ago

IND vs NZ | Didn't know if Rishabh Pant would start the match, reveals Wriddhiman Saha

Wriddiman Saha has reflected back on his feelings after being snubbed against New Zealand as the wicketkeeper-batsman revealed he didn’t know if Pant would start the match. India had a disastrous Test series against the Blackcaps, losing both the Tests by convincing margins away from home.
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newscricket4 months ago

Ranji Trophy 2019-20 | Full DRS will make things better, expresses Wriddhiman Saha

Indian wicket-keeper batsman Wriddhiman Saha who played for the Bengal side in the Ranji Trophy final against Saurashtra says DRS is to challenge umpires but if there is full DRS, it will help both sides. Saha looked relaxed after the final, which was his official match after three months.
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newscricket4 months ago

Ranji Trophy 2019-20 | BCCI should use full-version of DRS from next time, says Karsan Ghavri

Saurashtra head coach Karsan Ghavri, on Thursday, has asked the BCCI to use the full version of the DRS from next time as it had not served its purpose in the ongoing Ranji Trophy final. Ghavri has also admitted that his bowlers had leaked a few too many runs in the final session on day four.
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reportcricket4 months ago

Ranji Trophy 2019-20 Final | SAU v BEN - First-innings battle heading for thrilling climax

The 2019-20 Ranji Trophy final between Saurashtra and Bengal, which is all set to be decided based on the first innings scores alone, is heading for a thrilling climax on day five at Rajkot. Bengal reached 354 for six at stumps on the fourth day, courtesy of a trio of middle-order half-centuries.
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reportcricket4 months ago

Ranji Trophy 2019-20 Final | SAU v BEN - Late strike swings tie in Saurashtra’s favour

A late strike completed a satisfying day for Saurashtra and swung the tie completely in favour of Saurashtra against Bengal in the final of the 2019-20 Ranji Trophy at Rajkot. The hosts posted 425 on the board in the first-innings and have Bengal three down with two days of play remaining.
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