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newscricket5 months ago

IPL 2020 | Never thought I would be able to work with Anil Kumble, reveals Ravi Bishnoi

Ravi Bishnoi, who had a terrific U-19 World Cup, has stated that his Kings XI Punjab stint has allowed him the opportunity to learn a lot from Anil Kumble - someone he idolised growing up. Bishnoi has further added that he was itching to bowl after being forced to isolate during the last few months.
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newscricket5 months ago

IPL 2020 | Lucky that I have ‘JD bhai’ in Rajasthan Royals, claims Akash Singh

Akash Singh, who was in India’s squad for this year’s Under-19 World Cup, has shared his excitement of sharing the dressing room with one of his favorite players Jayadev Unadkat, in Rajasthan Royals. He also credited Rahul Dravid for helping him in his development and increasing his mental strength.
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newscricket6 months ago

BCCI adopts additional measures to tackle age and domicile fraud in cricket

The BCCI has decided to adopt a number of measures in order to tackle age-old domicile fraud in Indian cricket and has introduced Voluntary Disclosure Scheme for players who are already registered. The release also added that players submitting tampered birth certificates will be banned for 2 years.
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newscricket6 months ago

Want to play at least 100-150 Tests for India, asserts Priyam Garg

Young stalwart Priyam Garg, who led India to the U19 World Cup Final earlier this year, has asserted that his goal is to leave a legacy behind in international cricket and thus wants to play at least 100-150 Tests for the country. Garg also revealed that he models his persona around Dhoni.
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newscricket8 months ago

Virat Kohli’s success comes down to his maturity and ability to make good decisions, reckons Kane Williamson

Kane Williamson has stated that Virat Kohli’s success in World cricket over the past few years has to come down to his maturity and his ability to make good decisions for the team. He also added that alongside his natural talent, his drive and hunger for success helps him get better every day.
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newscricket9 months ago

Was planning to impress national selectors through IPL, rues Ravi Bishnoi

India’s teenage sensation Ravi Bishnoi has expressed his disappointment over the suspension of the IPL and has revealed that he was planning to impress the national selectors via the tournament. Bishnoi, who was bought by KXIP for 2 crore, ended the 2020 U19 WC as the highest wicket-taker.
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newscricket10 months ago

Don’t think I got carried away scoring century on Test debut, reveals Prithvi Shaw

Prithvi Shaw has admitted that he did not get carried away after winning the U-19 World Cup and scoring a Test century on debut. He also talked about how time away from cricket - due to the doping ban - was a difficult period for him and advised upcoming cricketers to check the medicines with BCCI.
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newscricket10 months ago

ICC opens its archives for fans amid COVID-19 pandemic

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has made its entire archive of matches available, providing fans with an opportunity to relive some of the greatest cricketing moments. This archive will let fans view India's World Cup triumphs so as to help them during the lockdown caused by COVID-19.
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newscricketa year ago

Foul wordplay does not equate to aggression, states Sachin Tendulkar

Batting great Sachin Tendulkar expressed his disappointment over the fiasco that followed a heated U19 World Final, sharing that being vocal or using foul language does not equate to aggression. Tendulkar pointed out that it is the body language and mannerism that defines aggression.
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newscricketa year ago

Dravid and Sachin’s advice guided me in final, reveals Yashasvi Jaiswal

Yashasvi Jaiswal has revealed that tips from legends Tendulkar and Dravid helped build his innings in the final despite all the verbal volleys from the Bangladesh players. Jaiswal shared that the tournament was a memorable one but added that victory in the final would have made it unforgettable.
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