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newscricket4 months ago

Fortunate to be the director of cricket from a young age, shared Mike Hesson

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), Director of Cricket, Mike Hesson has stated that he was fortunate to get the role of the director of cricket at a very young age and enjoyed his role. Recalling his stint with Kenya, he added that he loved coaching Kenya but coaching home side was special. 
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newscricket7 months ago

Sachin informed me that he was batting out of position; wanted to give up cricket, reveals Gary Kirste

Gary Kirsten has revealed that when he took over the Indian cricket team’s coach role, Sachin Tendulkar walked up to him where he wanted to give up cricket as he was not enjoying his cricket. He also opened up on how he had to facilitate an environment which could get the best out of Sachin.
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newscricket9 months ago

Along with MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli, selectors also backstabbed Yuvraj, alleges Yograj Singh

Yuvraj Singh’s father Yograj Singh has opined that selectors were equally to blame for his son’s unceremonious sacking from the Indian squad, along with two skippers MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli. He has also added that all great players should get a send-off based on their performances.
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newscricket9 months ago

Yuvraj Singh was impeccable under MS Dhoni's leadership, recalls Ashish Nehra

Ashish Nehra has recalled that the all-rounder Yuvraj Singh was at his peak under the leadership of MS Dhoni since 2007. He also added that it was brilliant to see how he braved sickness and played in the 2011 World Cup but reminded that Yuvraj’s best knocks came under Dhoni’s leadership.
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newscricket10 months ago

ICC World Cup 2011 | Yuvraj Singh gave us that balance of the fifth bowler, reveals Zaheer Khan

On India's nine-year anniversary of the 2011 World Cup win, Zaheer Khan has opined that Yuvraj Singh gave a cutting edge to the bowling attack with his full quota of overs in almost every match. Yuvraj emerged as the biggest star for India, scoring 362 runs and picking 15 wickets to go with that.
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newscricket10 months ago

2011 World Cup was won by entire India, not by one Six, states Gautam Gambhir

Gautam Gambhir is clearly not pleased with the importance given to the MS Dhoni World Cup final six, reminding that the WC was won by the entire Indian team and support staff. Gambhir scored a valuable 97 runs in the final to compliment MS Dhoni’s match-winning effort of unbeaten 91 runs.
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newscricket10 months ago

MS Dhoni's 2011 World Cup final innings one of the best innings I had seen under pressure, asserts Simon Taufell

Simon Taufell has rewinded the clock back to the 2011 WC final and stated that MS Dhoni's 91-run innings was one of the best under pressure he had ever seen. The umpire has also added the fireworks after the game had him ducking for cover along with the players, who were diving for souvenir stumps.
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newscricket10 months ago

2011 World Cup snub saddest moment of my career, feels Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma has revealed that not being picked for the 2011 World Cup in my backyard was the lowest point in his career while accepting he only has himself to blame. Speaking about the future of IPL, Rohit has conceded that one BCCI might go forward with it once the chips on the pandemic fall.
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newscricket10 months ago

Giving up captaincy after 2011 World Cup exit did hurt, admits Ricky Ponting

Ricky Ponting has admitted that giving up captaincy, after Australia were knocked out of the quarter-final of 2011 World Cup, did hurt. The former Australia captain is regarded as one of the best captains in sport’s history and the silverware he won during his time at the helm was second to none.
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newscricket2 years ago

MS Dhoni’s fine ensured none was late for practice and meetings, says Paddy Upton

Paddy Upton has stated that MS Dhoni had implemented a fine of Rs.10,000 for every team member if any of the players was late for practice or meetings. Upton was the Mental Conditioning and Strategic Leadership Coach of the Indian team from 2008 to 2011, the same time when Dhoni was the ODI skipper.
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