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featurecricketa month ago

SRH’s team composition prevented KL Rahul from shining at the franchise, feels Simon Helmot

SRH’s former assistant coach Simon Helmot, in an exclusive chat with SportsCafe, opined that the loaded batting line-up of SRH prevented Rahul from being able to shine at the franchise. After two underwhelming seasons in SRH, Rahul made a career-defining switch back to RCB, where he became a star.
Anirudh Suresh
featurecricketa month ago

IPL 2020 | Why your team sucks - Mumbai Indians

Many people are fans of the Mumbai Indians but I’m still struggling to find out why, given that they don’t even play beautiful cricket and often are helped by their back pockets. This is perfect for the other percentage of people, who hate the franchise, including me, so hop on this ride!
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricketa month ago

Overreaction Monday ft. Marcus Dhoni, Yuvi’s trophy desire and Dawid ‘No.1’ Malan

So loaded was the news this past week that I voluntarily had to look past two, if not three or four, stories. Not the kind of luxury you get week in and week out, eh? Either way, all said and done, on a day when Sasha Zverev blew a 2-set lead, it’s time to do what we do best on Mondays: overreact.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket2 months ago

Still waiting for BCCI’s confirmation on Yuvraj Singh’s comeback, reveals Punit Bali

On Friday, PCA’s secretary Punit Bali has revealed that the all-rounder Yuvraj Singh must wait for BCCI’s confirmation despite expressing to reverse his retirement decision. Earlier this week, the all-rounder admitted that he is looking forward to playing domestic cricket for Punjab this season.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket2 months ago

Yuvraj Singh ‘most welcome’ to come out of retirement and play for Punjab, states Gautam Gambhir

Gautam Gambhir is of the opinion that Yuvraj Singh, who recently wrote to the BCCI that he officially wants to come out of retirement, has every right to return to the sport and is ‘most welcome’ to make a comeback. Gambhir feels that it’s up to the people to respect Yuvraj’s personal decision.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket2 months ago

T20 cricket is a brand that you can play until you are 45, proclaims Yuvraj Singh

Indian veteran Yuvraj Singh has confessed that a player can continue playing T20 cricket until the age of 45 years as such is the format. Singh also added that he announced the end of his retirement in order to help and mentor players like Shubman Gill and Abhishek Sharma going forward.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket2 months ago

Yuvraj Singh confirms plans to come out of retirement

Indian legend Yuvraj Singh, who retired from the game during 2019 World Cup, has confirmed in a letter to the BCCI that he has made his mind up to officially come out of retirement. Yuvraj has revealed that his own form and the opportunity to help youngsters played a part in his decision.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket2 months ago

BBL 2020-21 | Working with Cricket Australia to find Yuvraj Singh a BBL franchise, confirms Jason Warne

Yuvraj Singh’s manager Jason Warne has confirmed that he is working with Cricket Australia to find the all-rounder a franchise for the 2020 edition of the Big Bash League. Earlier, Shane Watson too admitted that an injection of Indian players would positively boost and elevate the league.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2020 | Learnt how to win games in any situation from MS Dhoni, admits Shubman Gill

Shubman Gill has admitted that he learnt how one can win games from any situation with confidence, belief and hard work from former Indian skipper MS Dhoni. Gill also stated that Yuvraj Singh’s only advise to the right-hander is to trust his own game, have fun and enjoy the game.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket2 months ago

Teams started fielding first after Dhoni and Yuvraj revolutionized chasing, opines Ajit Agarkar

Ajit Agarkar is of the opinion that the duo of MS Dhoni and Yuvraj Singh revolutionized the art of chasing and also stated that it was these two cricketers who enabled other sides in the world to start fielding first. Agarkar further recalled Dhoni’s bludgeoning knocks versus Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
SportsCafe Desk