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newscricket6 hours ago

Sachin Tendulkar was slightly easier to bowl to than Brian Lara, reveals Glenn McGrath

Australian pace legend Glenn McGrath says that Brian Lara was slightly harder to bowl to than Sachin Tendulkar. The recently turned 50 cricketer was of the opinion that Lara was more difficult to bowl than Tendulkar even though he got out Lara 15 times and Sachin 13 times overall.
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newscricket3 days ago

MS Dhoni adviced me to just enjoy myself on debut, reveals Jasprit Bumrah

India’s pace spearhead Jasprit Bumrah, who made his debut for India in 2016, revealed how MS Dhoni’s advice helped him to settle his nerves on his ODI debut against Australia. Bumrah debuted for India under the leadership of Dhoni and famously registered Steve Smith as his first international scalp.
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newscricket11 days ago

Great that Jasprit Bumrah was not coached out of his style, stresses Steve Waugh

Steve Waugh has stated that Jasprit Bumrah is a terrific talent and it is good for the pacer that he was never coached out of his unconventional style of bowling. The legendary Aussie skipper also added that India have the best fast-bowling attack in the world when they play at home.
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newscricketa month ago

Got to adapt and become more flexible to turn the tide, says Ashton Turner

Ashton Turner believes that he needs to adapt and be flexible while switching formats so as to regain his form after a rather uneventful summer. The Western Australia lad scored just a half-century in his last 19 innings while he has surpassed the score of 15 in only six of them.
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newscricketa month ago

Aim as team is to take toss completely out of equation, reveals Ravi Shastri

Ravi Shastri has revealed that India's primary aim is to play well and excel in all conditions, completely taking toss out of the equation. Shastri also added that the team will not be bothered by the kind of wickets that the visitors will dish out, stating that they will only be looking at facts.
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newscricketa month ago

IND vs AUS | Rohit Sharma like painter with his bat, hails Ajay Jadeja

Ajay Jadeja while hailing Rohit Sharma as an artist pointed out that his knocks vary on a number of aspects but the result is always the same. Ajay shared that Rohit’s ability to manipulate the line of a bowler at his will is what makes his knocks different when it comes to the way he builds it up.
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newscricketa month ago

IND v AUS | India gave Australia taste of their own medicine in Bengaluru, says Shoaib Akhtar

Former Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar believes India gave Australia a taste of their own medicine in the third ODI between the two teams at Bengaluru. Akhtar has also praised the leadership of Virat Kohli and lauded Rohit Sharma, who’s brilliant century saw India over the line on Sunday.
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newscricketa month ago

IND v AUS | These kind of wins helps build belief ahead of World Cup, says Zaheer Khan

Zaheer Khan reckons that India’s comeback series-win against Australia are the kind of wins that helps the team believe that they can step up when the World Cup arrives. Zaheer applauded the efforts of the bowling and fielding unit for restricting the Aussies to a below-par total at Bengaluru.
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newscricketa month ago

IND vs AUS | Key to bowling in India is to keep it simple, reveals Adam Zampa

Australian leg-spinner Adam Zampa reckons that the key to bowling spin successfully on Indian conditions is to keep it simple. Zampa also noted the importance of preparing for each batsman is specific ways and advised that the best bet is to stay defensive than attack and go for wickets.
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newscricketa month ago

IND vs AUS | Lack of set batsman in the death overs hurt us, admits Aaron Finch

Australian skipper Aaron Finch felt that their lack of ability to cash in on the death overs cost them in the end as they lost the third ODI to India and the series 2-1. India chased down the target of 286 pretty easily thanks to a brilliant 119 by Rohit Shrama and an 89 by skipper Virat Kohli.
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