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newscricket2 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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newscricket2 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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newscricket2 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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newscricket3 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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newscricket3 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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newscricket4 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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newscricket4 months ago

IND vs AUS | Made Gill talk to Sachin Tendulkar few months before the Australia tour, reveals Yuvraj Singh

Former Indian batsman Yuvraj Singh has revealed that he facilitated a conversation between Shubman Gill and Sachin Tendulkar to help him prepare as a batsman. He also added that he worked on the youngster's game against bouncers and emphasized on strong defense so that he does well in Australia.
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newscricket5 months ago

Reports | Yuvraj Singh misses out on Punjab’s final squad as BCCI delay green signal

Yuvraj Singh, who was named in Punjab’s probables for the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, has reportedly failed to make the final cut after the BCCI’s failure to process his request for a domestic comeback. Yuvraj, earlier this year, expressed his desire to come out of retirement and play for Punjab.
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newscricket5 months ago

Punjab name Yuvraj Singh in Syed Mushtaq Ali probables but sweat over BCCI permission concern

The Punjab Cricket Association have named Yuvraj Singh in their probables list for the upcoming Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy but are yet to receive the BCCI permission for the same. Meanwhile, Barinder Sran has secured the NOC from Chandigarh and is looking to move back to Punjab.
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newscricket7 months ago

IPL 2020 | Devdutt Padikkal’s shots remind me of Yuvraj Singh, claims Venkatesh Prasad

Devdutt Padikkal has been one of the best young batsmen in IPL this season and former Indian pacer Venkatesh Prasad has claimed that some of his shots remind him of Yuvraj Singh. He said that the fact he is a left-hander struck him first and then also how good he has been in the field.
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