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newscricket4 months ago

Virat Kohli has been highly supportive of the pace bowling unit, admits Mohammed Shami

Mohammed Shami, who recently came back from injury, has admitted that Virat Kohli has been highly supportive of the pace bowling unit, adding that the pace bowlers have utmost freedom. The pacer also added that the Indian skipper doesn’t put undue pressure on the bowler or interfere in their plans.
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newscricket8 months ago

Pant needs to build secure defense and not step out to hit six, opines Jatin Paranjpe

Former Indian selector Jatin Paranjpe had high praise for Rishabh Pant but he also suggested the youngster to build more security in his defense and not step down to hit sixes. He also added that Ajinkya Rahane's MCG ton rattled the Aussies and was a special knock as it came after the Adelaide game.
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newscricket8 months ago

Ausralia-returnee Indian players granted quarantine exemptions by Maharashtra Government

After intervention from Sharad Pawar, the likes of Rohit Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane, and Ravi Shastri have been granted Quarantine exemptions by Maharashtra Government on Thursday. Meanwhile, it has been revealed that the Indian team will be joining the bubble in two batches - on January 23 and 26.
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newscricket8 months ago

IND vs AUS | Paine is a brilliant keeper and his captaincy been really sound, proclaims Brett Lee 

Australia's fast bowling great Brett Lee has come out strongly in defense of an underfire Tim Paine and stated that he's a brilliant keeper and a good captain. Michael Clarke also suggested that all the blame can't be put on the captain alone as there are more decision-makers involved.
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newscricket8 months ago

IND vs AUS | Made Gill talk to Sachin Tendulkar few months before the Australia tour, reveals Yuvraj Singh

Former Indian batsman Yuvraj Singh has revealed that he facilitated a conversation between Shubman Gill and Sachin Tendulkar to help him prepare as a batsman. He also added that he worked on the youngster's game against bouncers and emphasized on strong defense so that he does well in Australia.
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newscricket8 months ago

IND vs AUS | Ajinkya Rahane lauds Vihari and Ashwin for showing incredible 'character' in SCG classic 

Indian skipper Ajinkya Rahane was delighted with the draw that India managed from a difficult situation, and lavished praise on Vihari and Ashwin for showing incredible character. The pair played a blockathon of 258 balls and copped blows on their body to salvage a historic draw for the visitors.
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newscricket8 months ago

IND vs AUS | Expected a quality batsman like Smith to come out with better plans, admits R Ashwin

Indian off-spinner R Ashwin, who had the wood over Steven Smith in the first two Tests, asserted that he expected Smith to come better prepared this Test, which was the case. After a slump earlier, Australia's no.4 made 131 and 81 respectively and helped Australia greatly with the bat. 
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newscricket8 months ago

IND vs AUS | Smith run-out has to be one of my best ever, cherishes Ravindra Jadeja 

Indian all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja has been on a roll in the ongoing Test series against Australia and he stated that the run-out of Steven Smith by him today was one of his best ever. He also revealed that batting up the order helps him to get the best out of himself as he bats with main batsmen.
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newscricket9 months ago

IND vs AUS | James Pattinson ruled out of the SCG Test with a rib injury

Australian fast bowler James Pattinson has been ruled out of the third Test between India and Australia that will played at the SCG. Pattinson who didn't feature in the first two Tests became the latest victim of injury in what has been a tour full of injuries, one after another.
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newscricket9 months ago

IND vs AUS | No complaints on the wicket, getting out to spin can be frustrating, feels Matthew Wade

Australian opener Matthew Wade feels there is nothing wrong with the wicket and admitted that getting out to spin can get to you especially after working hard. He also added that there needs to be more consistency in overturning nicks when it comes to DRS, as Paine's wicket drew lot of attention. 
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