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newscricket4 days ago

Virat Kohli’s consistency became even better after he became the captain, admits Yuvraj Singh

Yuvraj Singh has admitted that even the burden of captaincy, which bogs down people didn’t affect Virat Kohli, who he hailed as becoming even more consistent under pressure. Looking back, Yuvraj also insisted that Kohli was one of the hardest workers with a high discipline in the training sessions.
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newscricket16 days ago

Rishabh Pant has proven to be a match-winner and can lead India in the future, hails Yuvraj Singh

Yuvraj Singh hailed the influence of Rishabh Pant, calling him a proven match-winner while insisting that he could lead the Indian side in the future. He also insisted that Pant is a key player for the Indian team in the middle-order and can make a difference like Adam Gilchrist.
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newscricketa month ago

Beating Australia was a big boost for us to win the 2007 World T20, admits Yuvraj Singh

Recalling the 2007 World T20 win, Yuvraj Singh has admitted that beating Australia was a real indicator and boost for the young side to win the tournament. Alongside that, Yuvraj also expressed that he was expecting to lead the side in the World T20 before selectors appointed Dhoni as the skipper.
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newscricket2 months ago

WTC Final | India are strong but New Zealand have an edge, opines Yuvraj Singh 

Former Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh has asserted that New Zealand have an edge over a strong Indian side going into the World Test Championship final. He also added that Indian openers Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill will need to adapt to the conditions quickly when they play against the Dukes.
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newscricket4 months ago

No one talks about Yuvraj Singh and we keep talking about one six, rues Gautam Gambhir 

Former Indian opening batsman Gautam Gambhir has stated that it's unfortunate that people talk only about a six and not about Yuvraj Singh or other star performers from the 2011 World Cup win. Gambhir also termed Yuvraj as the biggest unsung hero from both of India's World Cup wins.
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newscricket4 months ago

Came to know 48 hours before the World Cup final that I was not playing, recalls Ashish Nehra

Ashish Nehra, who played an integral part in the 2011 World Cup semi-final, recalled that he came to know 48 hours before the final that he wouldn’t be part of the playing XI. Nehra also recollected how the team stuck by the plan and also credited Raina and Sehwag for the semi-final win.
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newscricket4 months ago

Yusuf Pathan’s advice helped me settle in and play a blinder, reveals Yuvraj Singh

Yuvraj Singh, whose 20-ball 49 on Wednesday propelled India into the final of the Road Safety World Series, revealed that after he struggled to time the ball initially, it was a clever piece of advice from Yusuf Pathan that helped him get going. Yuvraj has now hit 12 sixes in his last 2 games.
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newscricket5 months ago

Don't agree with Yuvraj Singh's opinion, wickets have been the same for everyone, asserts Gautam Gambhir 

Gautam Gambhir has disagreed with Yuvraj Singh's opinion that the likes of Anil Kumble and Harbhajan Singh would have taken more wickets had they played on surfaces like the Ahmedabad one. He stated that the wickets that have been the same for everyone but admitted that DRS plays a huge role.
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newscricket5 months ago

IND vs ENG | My Tweet was not aimed at Yuvraj Singh; I have immense respect for him, clarifies R Ashwin

Ravichandran Ashwin clarified that the cryptic set of tweets he posted on Friday was not aimed at Yuvraj Singh, who also had taken to Twitter to take a sly dig at Ashwin and Axar for being able to bowl on rank turners. Despite the comments, Ashwin claimed that he has immense respect for ‘Yuvi paa’.
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newscricket6 months ago

IND vs AUS | Happy to have contributed to the team’s victory; have become a better cricketer, professes Shubman Gill

Shubman Gill, who made his Test debut in Indian colours against Australia professed his happiness over his contribution in India’s victory. While stating that the series made him a better cricketer, he is looking forward to scoring runs consistently at the top level, starting from England series.
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