newssports10 months ago

IPL 2022 | We did not bat or bowl well, we have to put this behind us, says PBKS captain Mayank Agarwal

Punjab Kings were crushed in their match against Delhi Capitals as they lost the game by nine wickets after a poor show with both bat and ball. PBKS skipper Mayank Agarwal was of the opinion that his team losing early wickets was a cause of concern and that he would like to move on from this loss.
SportsCafe Desk
newssports1 year ago

IND vs NZ| Rahul Dravid and Virat Kohli coming to acknowledge me was a big thing, says Ajaz Patel

Ajaz Patel has stated that India head coach Rahul Dravid and captain Virat Kohli coming to congratulate him in the dressing room for his 10-wicket haul in the Mumbai Test was a big thing. Ajaz became the third bowler after Jim Laker and Anil Kumble in Test cricket to pick 10 wickets in an innings.
SportsCafe Desk
featuresports2 years ago

What if Wednesday | What if Prithvi Shaw didn't get injured on the 2018/19 Australia tour

Prithvi Shaw had traveled to Australia on the 2018/19 tour as the first-choice opener after his ballistic batting against West Indies that had established him as the next big thing in Indian cricket. However, he couldn't play the series due to an injury and after that things went awry for him. 
Harshit Anand
featuresports2 years ago

Satire Saturday | Indian openers write to BCCI to stop drafting any more openers in the side

After sending down chills down the bowlers spines during the course of the Vijay Hazare Trophy, enmity among the middle-order batsmen, keeping the scribes at their toes to find adjectives, it is being reported that the storm created by the domestic openers has reached the Indian dressing room too.
Harshit Anand
featuresports2 years ago

Truthful Tuesday | Why picking Washington Sundar for England Tests will set a bad precedent

It's difficult to gauge what's more rare. A net bowler making his Test debut in a high profile series, or him going to take big scalps of Warner and Smith among four wickets in the game and a crucial half-century to keep the team alive. Whatever it may be, it has fallen alright for India.
Harshit Anand
featuresports2 years ago

Satire Saturday | Underrated Rohit Sharma deserves Indian Test captaincy after spending 14-day quarantine alone

'It’s incredible how the Indian fans have the perception that Rishabh Pant can’t keep and Wriddhiman Saha can’t bat,' tweeted Aakash Chopra after day two’s play. But what remains the ultimate truth is Rohit Sharma’s leadership allowed India to make a comeback into the game.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
featuresports2 years ago

Overreaction Monday | Shubman Gill’s late debut, Taylor’s ‘T20’ hunger and Ajinkya 'better-than-Kohli' Rahane

While a majority of Indians are still recovering from the loss in the first Test, their performance in the second Test combined with some of the comments from the cricketing experts has landed us here. Who features and who doesn’t, well find out yourself!
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
featuresports3 years ago

What if Wednesday | What if Karnataka had dropped Mayank Agarwal in 2017

In the winter of 2017, a then 26-year-old Mayank Agarwal had what many believe is the greatest domestic season by an Indian ever, scoring over 2000 runs across the three premier domestic competitions. But what if Karnataka had decided to drop the opener after his pair against Hyderabad?
Anirudh Suresh