featurecricket3 days ago

Will unfairly overlooked Kuldeep Yadav be one of the final pieces to India’s puzzle

Less than 10 months ago, precisely till before the twelveth edition of the IPL, Kuldeep Yadav was India’s ace spinner in limited-overs. And suddenly, he was forgotten. And now, his redemption process begins. A redemption that was, in the first place, never supposed to be.
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newscricket4 days ago

IND vs WI | T20 rankings cannot be considered when World Cup is the bigger picture, reckons Virat Kohli

Indian skipper Virat Kohli asserted that it is very important to not focus on the T20 rankings and the team's focus is on playing the strongest eleven keeping in mind next year's T20 World Cup Down Under. India will be playing a three-match T20I series against West Indies starting from December 6.
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newscricket5 days ago

Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma give me opportunity to play freely, states Yuzvendra Chahal

Yuzvendra Chahal has commented on the captaincy styles of both Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma by saying that both of them give him the liberty to bowl freely and set his own field. Chahal has made a strong comeback in India's T20 side in the Bangladesh series and is now almost a certainty in the XI.
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newscricket15 days ago

If you don't perform, three-four players are ready to take your place, asserts Yuzvendra Chahal

Yuzvendra Chahal feels that there is a lot of healthy competition in the spin department stating that there are three-four players ready to grab the opportunity if one doesn't perform. Chahal has faced many ups and downs after being left out of the T20 squad against South Africa and West Indies.
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newscricket18 days ago

Twitter reacts to Sanju Samson getting dropped from T20I squad without getting chance

Yesterday evening (November 21st), the selectors have announced 15-member T20I and ODI squad for the upcoming series against West Indies. After this squad announcement, many people were left disappointed and the Twitterati bashed the selectors for not giving Sanju Samson a chance to prove himself.
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newscricket18 days ago

IND vs WI | Bhuvneshwar Kumar returns after three-month lay-off; Sanju Samson dropped

Bhuvneshwar Kumar, who last played for India in the West Indies series back in August, has returned to the Indian team for the West Indies home T20 series while Sanju Samson has been dropped from the side. Despite regular poor performances, Rishabh Pant has been trusted with the keeping duties.
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featurecricketa month ago

IND vs BAN | 3rd T20I Evaluation Chart - Here's your perfect concoction for a T20 game

With glimpses of the Delhi and Rajkot T20Is, the decider at Nagpur was nothing but pure gold in terms of having all the elements required to make a perfect game. As India sealed the series 2-1 with an ecstatic victory, Bangladesh do have some positive to take in the form of Mohammad Naim.
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newscricketa month ago

Twitter reacts to the crowd’s ‘Dhoni! Dhoni!’ chant after another Rishabh Pant DRS failure

Rishabh Pant hasn’t been having a great run with the bat ever since the Caribbean tour but that’s just a part of his massive pool of troubles. The fact that he has struggled as a wicketkeeper was highlighted again with a failed attempt at DRS and the crowd couldn’t stop chanting MS Dhoni’s name.
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newscricketa month ago

Twitter reacts to Yuzvendra Chahal messing up a simple chance to runout Mohammad Naim

-After posting a good total, India were able to contain Bangladesh quite well at the start of the run chase and even got rid of potential danger man Mushfiqur Rahim for golden duck. But they gave rookie opener Mohammad Naim enough lifelines, including the missed run out chance by Yuzvendra Chahal. 
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newscricketa month ago

Twitter reacts to Shreyas Iyer’s long and strong hat-trick of sixes

A day when Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan didn’t work out for India, KL Rahul took charge and scored a splendid fifty but without hitting any six. After his dismissal, it was young Shreyas Iyer who accelerated the innings and his long travelling sixes were just the icing on the cake.
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