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newscricket7 days ago

Reports | MS Dhoni not awarded central contract due to lack of appearances

MS Dhoni, whose name was not included in BCCI's list of centrally contracted players for the 2019-20 season, was reportedly not offered a contract as he did not feature in enough games. Dhoni last featured for India in the World Cup and has missed all 7 ODIs and 13 T20Is post the tournament.
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newscricket24 days ago

Health of Indian cricket heading into the future looks good, feels Anil Kumble

Anil Kumble feels that the Indian cricket team is in prime shape heading into the next year with all aspects covered, but believes there is still scope for improvement. Further, Kumble also opined that team India could have handled the No.4 fiasco at the World Cup in a more mature manner.
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newscricketa month ago

Many players from 2011 World Cup could have played 2015 World Cup, claims Harbhajan Singh

Harbhajan Singh has claimed that many players from 2011 World Cup like Yuvraj Singh, Gautam Gambhir and him could have played 2015 World Cup and blamed it on the hidden agenda. He has also added that Indian cricket should have gone forward with the tried and tested formula of old players.
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newscricket4 months ago

If all of Test cricket is like this it's going to be very exciting, asserts Jofra Archer

Jofra Archer has stated that he needed some time to reflect on what had happened in the last few days of his life and attested that Ashes is something that kept Test cricket alive. However, he further added that his personal highlight would have to be England's World Cup victory at Lord's in July.
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newscricket4 months ago

Adil Rashid considers white-ball specialism after uncertain Test future

Adil Rashid is contemplating to return back to white-ball specialism after seeing Jack Leach being favoured over him in Tests. Ashley Giles is set to reveal the list of centrally contracted players for the 2019-20 season on Friday and Rashid expected to feature only among the white‑ball cricketers.
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newscricket4 months ago

Guys are still thinking about the World Cup, says Kane Williamson

New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson has revealed that the team is still thinking about the World Cup final loss and are trying to make sense of it even though it has been two months since that fateful day. However, Kane feels that it is giving credit to the historic match that they were involved in.
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newscricket5 months ago

Back to being good friends with Hardik Pandya post talk show controversy, says KL Rahul

Indian opener KL Rahul has come forward and stated that he is back to being good friends again with Hardik Pandya after the duo's controversial suspension months ahead of the World Cup. Rahul also expressed his disappointment over India's top-order collapse in the semi-final against the Kiwis.
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newscricket5 months ago

World Cup exit was the biggest disappointment in the last two years, states Ravi Shastri

Ravi Shastri, who two days ago was re-appointed as the head coach of the Indian men's cricket team, has pointed to the World Cup exit as his biggest disappointment since taking over as coach. He also emphasized that Team India will prioritize the Test Championships over everything else.
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newscricket5 months ago

Eoin Morgan contemplates stepping down from captaincy duties if he doesn't recover from back injury

Eoin Morgan has stated that he may step down from his role as England's limited-overs captain if he fails to recover in time from the recurring back injury that has plagued him for long now. Morgan suffered a back spasm during the World Cup, leaving the field during the win against the West Indies.
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newscricket6 months ago

India need to find way to go beyond semis, asserts Sourav Ganguly

Sourav Ganguly, in no uncertain words, has stated that India have a clear problem in crossing the semis and they need to find a way to tackle the issue. The former Indian skipper further reiterated his point that he made on Twitter that he hated to see players move around so much between formats.
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