newscricket2 days ago

Lack of batters who can bowl has become a big problem for India, feels Aakash Chopra

Analyzing India’s recent performances, Aakash Chopra has revealed that the lack of batters who can roll their arm has become a big problem for the national side. He further gave examples of former players like Virender Sehwag and Sachin Tendulkar who used to assist strike bowlers as part-timers.
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newscricket2 days ago

India haven’t handled Rishabh Pant well, proclaims Krishnamachari Srikkanth

Former selection committee chairman Krishnamachari Srikkanth has questioned the way the Indian team has handled Rishabh Pant in white-ball cricket. He further suggested that Pant should be given a break and he should reinvent his game to succeed for the Indian team in limited overs.
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newscricket19 days ago

Report | Indian coaching staff rested for New Zealand tour, VVS Laxman to stand-in as head coach

According to a PTI report, VVS Laxman will be assigned the duties of head coach for team India once again when they travel to New Zealand for six white-ball games beginning November 18. Moreover, all the other chief coaches have been rested as well after India's exit from the World T20.
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newscricketa month ago

ICC World T20 | Twitter reacts to Virat Kohli being falsely labelled cheater for 'fake fielding' against Bangladesh

The boon of being one of the greatest in the world in any sport is the spotlight and attention that comes with it, for things big and small. Perhaps no one understands that better than Virat Kohli as the talisman was once again under the radar on Wednesday after Bangladeshis accused him of cheating.
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newscricket2 months ago

T20 World Cup | Twitter reacts to Virat Kohli’s epic response after support staff shouts ‘your time is up’

Cricketers’ relentless dedication to improving their skills every day is what separates the greats from the average players. Virat Kohli ranks among the game’s most legendary players of all time, and his constant focus at the nets ahead of the World Cup clearly portrays that he is not done yet.
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newscricket2 months ago

ICC World T20 | Mohammed Shami confirmed as Jasprit Bumrah's replacement in Indian squad

The Board of Control for Cricket in India has announced that Mohammed Shami will be the final member of India's 15-player squad for the upcoming World T20 in Australia, replacing the injured Jasprit Bumrah. Shami had previously been named as a traveling reserve and has not played a T20I this year.
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newscricket2 months ago

IND vs SA | Twitterati blasts selectors for picking Avesh over Deepak ahead of the T20 World Cup

There are a bunch of cricketers who are adored by their country’s fans, and Deepak Chahar is certainly one of them in India. However, with Jasprit Bumrah’s absence in the T20 World Cup, many had thought Chahar would have an audition in the first ODI against South Africa, only to get disappointed.
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newscricket2 months ago

T20 World Cup 2022 | Waiting for the official confirmation of Jasprit Bumrah’s situation, remarks Rahul Dravid

Ahead of their second T20I against South Africa, India’s head coach Rahul Dravid has not revealed any new update on Jasprit Bumrah’s fitness. Instead, Dravid has remarked that he, like many others, is waiting for the official confirmation regarding Bumrah's availability in the next T20 World Cup.
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newscricket2 months ago

If India are going to win this year’s T20 World Cup, that will be because of Suryakumar Yadav, proclaims Brad Hogg

Brad Hogg has lavished huge praise on Suryakumar Yadav, saying the Indian batter will be clinical should they win the T20 World Cup this year in Australia. Suryakumar is having a dream year in 2022, having scored in excess of 700 T20I runs already, that too at an explosive strike rate of over 180.
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newscricket2 months ago

If Jasprit Bumrah wants to have long career, he needs to work on his run-up and action, reckons Michael Holding

Michael Holding has made a bold statement on Jasprit Bumrah, saying the Indian must work on his run-up and bowling action in order to ‘have a long career.’ Bumrah, who missed the Asia Cup, has been ruled out of the ongoing South Africa series and is doubtful for the upcoming T20 World Cup as well.
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