newscricket4 months ago

WI vs IND 2022, 2nd T20I | Internet reacts as Obed McCoy bamboozles Rohit Sharma with a fiery bouncer

Facing short deliveries with extra bounce is always tough to handle for batters and when they are bowled on the first ball they have a surprising element. A similar sort of situation occurred with Rohit Sharma as he was bounced out by Obed McCoy on the first delivery of the Indian innings.
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newscricket10 months ago

India vs West Indies 2022 | Twitter reacts to India beating West Indies by 6 wickets in Ahmedabad

India defeated West Indies in the first One Day International of the three-match series against the visitors. Yuzvendra Chahal took and Washington Sundar took 7 wickets between them to help India restrict West Indies for just 176 and captain Rohit Sharma top-scored with 60 runs to help India win.
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newscricketa year ago

West Indies' debutant Jeremy Solozano taken to hospital for scans after being hit on helmet while fielding

West Indies' debutant Jeremy Solozano was struck on the grille of his helmet while fielding at short-leg against Sri Lanka on Day 1 of the first Test in Galle. The incident occurred when Dimuth Karunaratne attempted a pull shot off Roston Chase, and the ball crashed into the fielder's helmet grille.
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newscricketa year ago

Haven't announced retirement but my international cricket days are done, says Chris Morris

Chris Morris has said that he hasn't announced his retirement but is certain that his playing days in international cricket are over and he will now concentrate only on domestic cricket and T20 leagues. Morris also added that he was fortunate to represent South Africa in all three formats
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newscricketa year ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | England may consider taking the knee during the showpiece event, says Chris Jordan

England pacer Chris Jordan has said that the England players are considering taking the knee before the start of their first game of the tournament against West Indies. England is the second team after the West Indies to take the knee to repeat the anti-racism gesture on October 23 in Dubai.
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newscricketa year ago

T20 World Cup 2021 | Sunil Narine won’t be part of the West Indies squad despite IPL form, confirms Kieron Pollard

West Indies limited-overs skipper Kieron Pollard has confirmed that mystery spinner Sunil Narine won’t be part of the squad in the showpiece event in the UAE and Oman. Narine took four wickets for Kolkata Knight Riders against Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Eliminator of the IPL 2021 in Sharjah.
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newscricketa year ago

T20 WC | Consistency is England’s biggest strength, affirms Eoin Morgan

Ahead of the World T20, Eoin Morgan has stated that the biggest strength of his side has been the consistency with which they have played in the last two years. Moved out of India, due to the threat posed by COVID-19, the T20 World Cup will be held in the UAE and Oman from October 17 to November 14.
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newscricket2 years ago

Not sure why umpires can’t travel and quarantine if players can do the same, asks Jason Holder

Jason Holder has stated that if the players can travel around and do the Quarantine, then the umpires from the visiting nation should do the same to keep the fairness alive. Holder has also asked that the bubble life has been tough on him and he is not sure when he will meet his family members.
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newscricket2 years ago

Twitter reacts to erratic Sheldon Cottrell’s ‘worst ball of all time’ going straight to short third man

Bowlers losing control and delivering absolute filth has become a pretty common occurrence in white-ball cricket, particularly in T20s, but Sheldon Cottrell, on Sunday, took his ‘bad ball’ a bit too far. The left-armer, astoundingly, sent a ball straight into the hands of the short third-man.
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newscricket2 years ago

Twitter reacts to Jermaine Blackwood's genius confident review saving him against Anderson

West Indies’ Southampton hero Jermain Blackwood was immediately given out after he was struck on the pads by James Anderson’s booming late in-swinger. However, as it turned out, once a hero always a hero as Blackwood’s genius and confident review made the third-umpire overturn the decision.
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