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newscricket6 months ago

NZ vs BAN | WATCH : Ross Taylor receives guard of honour from Bangladesh players on his final Test appearance

New Zealand veteran batsman, Ross Taylor, who is playing his final match in the longest format of the game received a guard of honour from Bangladesh players during the first innings of the ongoing second Test in Christchurch. Taylor scored 28 off 39 in the first innings of the Christchurch Test.
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newscricket6 months ago

NZ vs BAN | WATCH : Ebadot Hossain concedes seven runs off one delivery

In a bizarre incident on Day 1 of the ongoing second Test match between New Zealand and Bangladesh in Christchurch, pacer Ebadot Hossain conceded seven runs off one delivery. Will Young was given a lifeline and then rewarded with an overthrow as he scored seven runs off one delivery after lunch.
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newscricket6 months ago

NZ vs BAN | Doesn’t feel like I will be playing my last Test match, says Ross Taylor

Ross Taylor, who is set to play his final Test during the second match against Bangladesh, has stated that he does not feel anything special about it. Taylor announced his retirement from international cricket on December 30, and is likely to play his final ODIs against Australia later this month.
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newscricket6 months ago

NZ vs BAN | WATCH - Bangladesh takes DRS for LBW after ball hits the middle of Ross Taylor's bat

Bangladesh cricket team shocked the entire cricket fraternity as they took a bizarre DRS call on Day 4 of the first Test against New Zealand. Bangladesh captain Mominul Haque decided to review a call on an LBW decision, and replays showed that the ball hit the middle of Ross Talyor's bat.
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newscricket6 months ago

Will fight the fight to ensure spin bowling comes into big picture in New Zealand cricket, says Ajaz Patel

Ajaz Patel has said that he will "fight the fight" to make spin bowling relevant in New Zealand after being omitted from the squad for the Test series against Bangladesh. Ajaz recently became only the third cricketer to take all 10 wickets in a Test innings, against India in Mumbai.
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newscricket6 months ago

Continuing to play three formats close to impossible, says Shakib Al Hasan

Shakib Al Hasan has stated that continuing to feature in all three formats of the game is close to impossible due to the mandatory quarantine constraints. Shakib, who was initially part of the Bangladesh Test squad for the New Zealand tour, later opted out of the series citing personal reasons.
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newscricket6 months ago

NZ vs BAN | Tom Latham named captain for Bangladesh Tests, Ajaz Patel left out

New Zealand have named Tom Latham as their captain for the upcoming two-match Test series against Bangladesh at home, with Kane Williamson ruled out with elbow injury. Ajaz Patel, who bagged a historic 10-fer in Mumbai earlier this month, was the most notable omission in the 13-member squad.
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newscricket6 months ago

NZ vs BAN | Bangladesh team sent into three-day quarantine

The Bangladesh cricket team has been sent into three-day room quarantine and has been asked by the New Zealand Health Ministry to not take part in any practice sessions until Tuesday, December 21. The decision comes after spin-bowling consultant Rangana Herath tested covid-19 positive on Wednesday.
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