newscricket22 days ago

Injuries and need for bowling reinforcements reasons behind Mumbai Indians trades, reveals Zaheer Khan

Mumbai Indians’ (MI) Director of Cricket Operations Zaheer Khan revealed that injury concerns to key players and a need to deepen the strength of their bowling unit were the reasons for their trading choices. The defending champions MI retained 18 players from their 2019 squad while releasing 12.
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newscricket2 months ago

All these leagues have become a platform to identify talent, says Zaheer Khan

One of the greatest fast bowlers India has produced, Zaheer Khan believes that leagues based on shorter formats have become a platform where young talent can be recognised. He believes this can fast track careers of talented bowlers, as seen in the case of Jasprit Bumrah and Jofra Archer.
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newscricket2 months ago

Abu Dhabi T10 kicks off its global television advertising campaign

Abu Dhabi T10 kicked off its global television advertising campaign (TVC) to raise widespread interest and invite international visitors to the tournament being hosted in the emirate next month. The global commercial features tournament stars and cricket ambassadors Eoin Morgan and Zaheer Khan.
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newscricket2 months ago

IND vs SA | We will miss Jasprit Bumrah but we have good back-up, says Sachin Tendulkar

Former India cricketer Sachin Tendulkar believes India will miss Jasprit Bumrah against South Africa but are fortunate to have good back-up. India will start the home leg of the World Test Championship on Wednesday when they host South Africa in the first of three Test matches at Vishakapatnam.
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featurecricket2 months ago

Can't think of a better pair than Eoin Morgan and Stephen Fleming to lead the Delhi Bulls, says Anis Sajan

The team mentor of the newly revamped Delhi Bulls, previously known as Bengal Tigers, Anis Sajan has revealed exclusively to SportsCafe that England's World Cup-winning captain Eoin Morgan will be leading the Bulls. Meanwhile, coach Stephen Fleming is glad about Morgan's signing.
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newscricket2 months ago

Hardik Pandya spends hours perfecting his power-hitting, reveals Zaheer Khan

Zaheer Khan has revealed that all-rounder Hardik Pandya spends a lot of time in the nets to achieve perfection and consistency in his power-hitting abilities. Zaheer has also noted that having Hardik in the side offers India the luxury of an extra bowler or batsman as situation demands.
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newscricket3 months ago

Mohammed Shami's transformation in fitness has been phenomenal, feels Zaheer Khan

Legendary Indian pacer Zaheer Khan feels that Mohammed Shami's incredible transformation with respect to his fitness has been the primary reason for his success of late. Shami, during the early stages of his career, was often criticized for his fitness but now has put everything behind him.
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newscricket3 months ago

Very hopeful that teams are going to sign Indian players in T10 League, says Matt Boucher

Abu Dhabi Cricket CEO Matt Boucher is extremely hopeful of seeing teams sign up a lot of Indian players in the forthcoming edition of the T10 League that will commence from November 14. Earlier, legendary Indian pacer Zaheer Khan has already confirmed his participation in the T10 carnival.
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newscricket3 months ago

Jasprit Bumrah has got his awkward action to work as an advantage, says Zaheer Khan

Zaheer Khan has commended Jasprit Bumrah on making his awkward bowling action work in his favour over batsmen in world cricket. The 40-year-old is also is looking forward to how Kagiso Rabada adapts to Indian conditions when he features in the three-match Test series starting on October 2.
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newscricket3 months 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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