newscricket22 days ago

India vs Australia | India’s Predicted XI for second T20I in Melbourne

After the rain-marred game truncated in Australia’s favour, India have a mighty task ahead of them to be alive to save their record of seven bilateral T20I series win record. However, Australia's resilient win at the Gabba will give them much-needed confidence after the no-show against South Africa.
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newscricket25 days ago

India vs Australia | India include three spinners as BCCI announce 12-man squad for Brisbane T20I

The team management has picked three spinners and as many pacers in the 12-man team announced ahead of the first T20I against Australia at the Gabba in Brisbane. While all the selected batsmen are supposed to get a chance, either of Khaleel Ahmed or Yuzvendra Chahal may get rested from the final XI.
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newscricketa month ago

Long boundaries in Australia will help us to induce batsmen, says Yuzvendra Chahal

Yuzvendra Chahal has been of the opinion that the long boundaries in Australia will help India spinners to force their batsmen to play attacking shots. The wrist spinner also stated that the Indian team is like a family where the seniors ensure that no newcomers are overawed in the dressing room.
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newscricketa month ago

Virat Kohli, Jasprit Bumrah lead ICC ODI rankings

Virat Kohli and Jasprit Bumrah have retained their top positions in the batting and bowling lists respectively in ICC ODI rankings published on Tuesday. Rohit Sharma is second of the batting list while Shikhar Dhawan is the third Indian to be inside Top 10 of the list of ODI batsmen.
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newscricketa month ago

India vs Windies | We didn’t want to be complacent, says Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma has mentioned that the Indian team didn’t want to be complacent in the last T20I of the series against the Windies after making it 2-0 in the first two matches. The Indian skipper for the series also lauded the efforts of the Indian batsmen to cross the line in a close game.
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featurecricketa month ago

India vs Windies | Predicted XI for 3rd T20I in Chennai

India take on the Windies at the MA Chidambaram Stadium on Sunday as the Men in Blue aim to complete a clean sweep of the T20I series after winning the first two matches. The management is expected to hand chances to the fringe players as the team gets ready for the much-awaited Australia tour next.
Subhayan Dutta
newscricketa month ago

Yuzvendra Chahal enters top-10 ODI bowlers’ list in ICC rankings update

On the back of decent outings against the Windies, Yuzvendra Chahal has made the cut for the top-10 ODI bowlers’ list in the most recent ICC rankings update as revealed earlier yesterday. Shimron Hetmeyer and Shai Hope also made good strides on the ODI batsmen list after impressing in India.
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newscricket2 months ago

8 Things You Missed | From people choosing Jadeja over Chahal to Kohli's brilliant display of sportsmanship

We are back with the internet's favourite article - "Things you missed" during the India vs Windies game where we ridicule you for missing things during the game. Don't feel bad, only trained eyes can pick them! Now here are the 8 things that you missed during the 1st ODI between India and Windies.
Srijith Gopal
featurecricket2 months ago

India vs Windies | Takeaways: Khaleel Ahmed to Kohli’s rescue and Rohit-Kohli fluidity

Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma blew the Windies to smithereens to orchestrate one of the finest victories possible and helped India go 1-0 up in the series. While the game was completely lopsided, Kohli was saved by Khaleel Ahmed in the second powerplay, but his and Rohit’s fluidity played a big role.
Bastab K Parida
newscricket2 months ago

India vs West Indies | Windies series will be good preparation for Australia, says Chahal

Yuzvendra Chahal has claimed that the upcoming ODI series against the Windies will be pivotal ahead of the tour of Australia where India will play four Tests, three T20Is, and three ODIs. Chahal added that the series against England and the Asia Cup campaign have helped him grow as a player.
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