newscricket9 days ago

Being recognized and appreciated at Adelaide Oval is special, says Zaheer Khan

India's former pace spearhead Zaheer Khan was felicitated by Adelaide Oval cricket ground for his contribution to the game. He thanked Adelaide Oval for this gesture and said that he had fond memories of the venue because of its unique destination and would look forward to exploring Adelaide soon.
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newscricket2 months ago

India have enough time to get used to the conditions in England : Zaheer Khan

Former Indian fast bowler Zaheer Khan believes that the Indian team will have enough time to get acclimatised to the conditions before the 5-match Test series in England. The 39-year-old also said that with the swing on offer, the batsmen and bowlers will need the right technique to deal with it.
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featurecricket6 months ago

IPL 2018 | De Kock, Iyer, or Pant? Who will Delhi Daredevils retain ahead of mega auction?

Daredevils have always come up with a renewed cast every two years but the same old plot has also continued to harass them on the big stage, time and again. However, with numerous players available in the market now, the franchise could finally hope to uplift their sagging fortunes this time around.
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newscricket10 months ago

Lasith Malinga turns to Zaheer Khan for help as he eyes reinvention

Sri Lanka fast bowler Lasith Malinga has sought help from former Mumbai Indians teammate Zaheer Khan, as he looks to reinvent himself for a prolonged run amidst a dwindling career. The 34-year-old will lead Sri Lanka in the 4th ODI against India after Chamara Kapugedera was sidelined with an injury.
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newscricketa year ago

Rahul Dravid not available for Indian senior men, says Vinod Rai

The Committee of Administrators ( CoA) chief Vinod Rai has cleared that Rahul Dravid will not be available for Indian senior team’s abroad tours due to his India A and India Under-19 commitments. Rai has further added that Zaheer Khan's contract is in the process of being sorted.
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newscricketa year ago

Ravi Shastri defends Bharat Arun's selection as bowling coach

Ravi Shastri has defended Bharat Arun’s selection as India’s bowling coach saying his former teammate’s track record speaks for itself. The newly appointed Indian head coach also clarified that he does not come with any baggage ahead of his second stint in charge of the team.
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newscricketa year ago

Coaches should be allowed to pick own support staff, says Robin Singh

Former India fielding coach Robin Singh has stated that the head coach should be allowed to pick his own support staff and added that if he was the coach, then he would want people with whom "he is comfortable" working. He also added that the IPL franchises are keenly looking at players from TNPL.
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newscricketa year ago

Jason Gillespie: I may consider coaching India in future

Former Australian fast bowler Jason Gillespie has acknowledged that he was in two minds about applying for the Indian coaching job this time around, but may seriously consider applying for the post in the future. Having said this, the 42-year-old also congratulated Ravi Shastri on his appointment.
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newscricketa year ago

Rahul Dravid and Zaheer Khan are being humiliated, says Ramachandra Guha

Former CoA member Ramachandra Guha has said that Rahul Dravid and Zaheer Khan are being subject to public humiliation by the manner in which their appointment as consultants has been put on hold. Guha further added that both Dravid and Zaheer deserve to be treated in a much better way.
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newscricketa year ago

Bharat Arun appointed as bowling coach of Indian team: Reports

Former India pacer Bharat Arun has been reappointed as the bowling coach of the Indian cricket team and will join the team on the Sri Lankan tour, reports have emerged. Earlier, newly appointed head coach, Ravi Shastri had put in a request with the BCCI to bring in Arun as the bowling coach.
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