newscricket3 days ago

Shami, Saha and Umesh Yadav could play in Ranji Trophy knockouts

BCCI have been approached by state boards to see if Mohammed Shami, Wriddhiman Saha, and Umesh Yadav could be added to their teams for the Ranji Trophy semi-finals that are scheduled to start on December 17. The trio have been included in the squad that will travel to South Africa later this month.
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newscricket13 days ago

Twitter reacts to Wriddhiman Saha’s Superman catch

On a day when players were dropping catches on regular intervals, Wriddhiman Saha produced a moment of magic that would have made MS Dhoni proud. After yesterday's “Oxygen-gate” debacle, fans found Saha’s blinder which sent Sadeera Samarawickrama packing as the biggest "tweeting point" of the day.
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newscricket16 days ago

India vs Sri Lanka | Predicted XI for the third Test

India would aim to seal the Test series against Sri Lanka for the second time in a calendar year when they kick-off the third and final Test at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Saturday. After a heavy defeat in Nagpur, the struggling Lankans team would want to salvage some pride in final Test in Delhi.
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newscricket23 days ago

WATCH | Jadeja does a Bumrah as Karunaratne is saved by no-ball

India were handed a defeat in the 2017 Champions Trophy final after a century by Fakhar Zaman, who had been dismissed on a no-ball by Jasprit Bumrah. However, it appears India have not learned their lesson yet as Dimuth Karunaratne was handed a second life after R Jadeja dismissed him on a no-ball.
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newscricket24 days ago

Ready to play at any position, asserts Wriddhiman Saha

Wriddhiman Saha has claimed that he is ready to bat at any position for the team adding that the No. 6 spot in the Indian team is flexible and can change according to a particular situation. He also expressed his delight on the way India launched a comeback in the Kolkata Test against Sri Lanka.
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newscricketa month ago

Virat Kohli says Bhuvneshwar Kumar will be a vital part of India’s overseas plans

Virat Kohli has heaped praise on Bhuvneshwar Kumar, who got the man of the match award in the first Test against Sri Lanka after picking up eight wickets in two innings. He also stated that the conditions changed drastically over the five days and despite that the visitors showed a lot of character.
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newscricketa month ago

India vs Sri Lanka - India's predicted XI for first Test in Kolkata

India have successfully managed to beat Sri Lanka on their own patch in a dominating way as they registered 9-0 win which over all three formats. Now, it's Sri Lanka's turn to tour India with the first Test starting tomorrow and both the teams will want to start the series on a winning note.
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newscricketa month ago

Ishant and Shami are the toughest fast bowlers to keep, says Wriddhiman Saha

Wriddhiman Saha has admitted that he faced a bit of difficulty while keeping to Ishant Sharma and Mohammed Shami due to their ability to move the ball too late. The Bengal wicket-keeper also stated that the team is not worried about the South Africa series and is only focusing on Sri Lanka now.
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newscricket2 months ago

India vs Sri Lanka | Vijay, Ashwin and Jadeja return to squad for SL Test series

Murali Vijay, along with the spin duo of R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja, has been recalled to the India squad for the Test series against Sri Lanka starting November 16. Vijay had missed the previous Sri Lanka series with a wrist injury while the spinners had been dropped for the limited overs series.
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newscricket4 months ago

Ravi Shastri names Wriddhiman Saha best wicket-keeper in world cricket

Team India head coach Ravi Shastri has praised wicketkeeper-batsman Wriddhiman Saha for his brilliant performance and even went as far as to call him the No.1 wicket-keeper in the world, for his contribution behind the stumps. He also praised Saha for growing out of MS Dhoni’s shadow.
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