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“I think it will turn more than it did in the T20 World Cup that was played between India and New Zealand. It is a lot drier today. England are bringing in an extra spinner. There will be dew factor for sure.” analyse Sunil Gavaskar and Nasser Hussain in their pitch report
“When I came they needed 32 off four overs, and I knew this has to be over where we have to pull it off. Luckily it happened that over went for five or six and Ben Stokes got out. We were back in the game, but my last over was fine till the last ball […]
“If you are sitting on social media and announcing your decision it really hurts. They should have informed their management or board first. They should have discussed it first. It is unfortunate they did this because of this we had to suffer a bit,” he said.”But I wouldn’t say we are lost or anything. If […]
Pakistan bowling coach Waqar Younis feels the ‘easy money’ on offer at mushrooming T20 leagues is, at times, making cricketers inconsiderate towards national interest. Waqar said Mohammad Amir and Wahab Riaz’s decision to quit red-ball cricket last year was one such instance in which their personal goals ended up adversely affecting the national team. Amir’s […]
Jasprit Bumrah, the Indian fast bowler, has backed the 21-day lockdown imposed by the government in the fight against coronavirus. Bumrah, who has been active on social media, again took to Twitter to thank healthcare professionals on World Health Day. In his tweet, Bumrah said, “It is a day to appreciate every healthcare professional putting […]
While net sessions are important, it’s the instincts in match situations that counts, he said. “But to change or adjust those angles there are times you need to be instinctive while you are batting. It can mean standing on off-stump, or standing outside the crease or staying deep inside the crease ? like if it […]
— Damien Martyn🏏 (@damienmartyn) April 6, 2020 Martyn also shared an old photograph with India wicket-keeper-batsman Mahendra Singh Dhoni on social media. Martyn revealed he played with Dhoni during a charity match in the United Kingdom and the Indian talisman took the team over the line, living up to his reputation as a finisher.
Warne picked India’s Virender Sehwag and Sri Lanka’s Sanath Jayasuriya as the openers of his side. The other Indian in Wane’s XI was legendary Sachin Tendulkar, who has the most runs in ODI cricket to his credit.
Former Australian captain Michael Clarke has bit the bullet. Well, when you have been at the top of international cricket, having captained your team to a World Cup win and scored a plethora of international runs, it ain’t always easy to pick the names of the greatest you have played with. Clarke, who appeared on […]