newscricket18 days ago

WI vs IND | Don't want to think about the 100 Tests landmark, says Ishant Sharma

Indian pacer Ishant Sharma, who is eight games away from reaching the landmark of 100 Tests, has asserted that he doesn't want to focus on it, stating that it's better to take one match a time. He then went on to quote the example of Zaheer Khan, who finished his career on 92 Test matches.
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newscricketa month ago

CAC should have say in support staff appointments, insists Kapil Dev

Kapil Dev, who heads the three-member Cricket Advisory Committee, has insisted that his panel, including Anshuman Gaekwad and Shanta Rangaswamy, should be involved in the selection of the support staff as well. The panel decided to reappoint Ravi Shastri as India head coach on Friday.
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newscricketa month ago

Zaheer Khan questions point system of World Test Championship

Former Indian pacer Zaheer Khan has questioned the point structure of the ICC World Test Championship, while also acknowledging the tournament as a welcome addition. After their victory over England at Edgbaston, Australia became the first team to put their name on the Test Championship scoresheet.
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newscricket3 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Haris Sohail the inspiring change Pakistan needed, states Zaheer Khan

Zaheer Khan feels that the addition of Haris Sohsil to the team has given Pakistan that extra impetus which had been lacking so far in the tournament. He further analysed the innings he played against South Africa and discussed the change in his style that has helped him achieve his recent success.
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newscricket3 months ago

Yuvraj Singh seeks BCCI's permission to play in foreign leagues

Yuvraj Singh has expressed his desire to play in foreign T20 leagues around the world and has sought permission from the BCCI in a formal letter to the board. This comes only a week after the Yuvraj announced his retirement from international cricket during an event held in Mumbai.
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newscricket3 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | People will only realize MS Dhoni’s value once he is gone, says Ashish Nehra

Retired Indian pacer Ashish Nehra heaped all kinds of praise on his former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni labelling his contributions to the team as invaluable and appreciating his well-known captaincy skills. Zaheer Khan has also supported his claims and marvelled on Dhoni’s vast experience.
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newscricket3 months ago

We have always enjoyed going to Pakistan, reveals Zaheer Khan

Zaheer Khan opened up about the warm hospitality that he and the rest of his India teammates received at the hands of their Pakistan counterparts during his playing days. The former Indian pacer spoke about his experience playing his first game against Pakistan at the ICC World Cup in 2003.
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newscricket3 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | It’s good to see that Mohammad Amir is back, says Zaheer Khan

Zaheer Khan was all praise for Pakistan’s man of the moment Mohammad Amir after the quick picked up five wickets in an impressive bowling performance against Australia. Khan went on to discuss what Amir has been doing right and where the other Pakistani bowlers have faltered in the tournament.
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newscricket3 months ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | Virat Kohli has taken the mantle of cricket now in his hands, says Zaheer Khan

Retired Indian pacer Zaheer Khan was all praise for Virat Kohli’s wonderful gesture for fellow cricketer Steve Smith and labelled him as the person to carry cricket forward. He called Kohli one of the game’s finest ambassadors and appreciated his ability to separate matters on and off the field
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newscricket3 months ago

Zaheer Khan reminisces his best moments with the Indian team alongside Yuvraj Singh

Zaheer Khan looked back on his playing career alongside Yuvraj Singh as he went back to the day when the duo made their debut at the Champions Trophy tournament in Nairobi in 2002. Singh announced his retirement from international cricket after playing for India in 402 matches across all formats.
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