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Virat Kohli's greatness is in keeping things simple: Jacques Kallis

Virat Kohli's greatness is in keeping things simple: Jacques Kallis

With 66 international hundreds at the age of 30, Kohli, many believe is a serious contender for breaking all the batting records set by Tendulkar. 

Mar 20, 2019, 20:17 PM IST
David Warner's leadership skills are unmatched: SRH mentor VVS Laxman

David Warner's leadership skills are unmatched: SRH mentor VVS Laxman

While Kane Williamson will once again be leading the side, Warner's inputs and influence on the team members make him an important part of the leadership group.

Mar 20, 2019, 19:41 PM IST
Ravi Shastri's contract doesn't have extension clause: BCCI official

Ravi Shastri's contract doesn't have extension clause: BCCI official

Unlike most of the big football or NBA clubs, who have a renewal or an extension clause for their coaches, the BCCI, from Anil Kumble's time as chief coach, never had that particular clause.

Mar 20, 2019, 19:29 PM IST
Delhi Capitals has one of the best bowling attacks in IPL, says Ishant Sharma

Delhi Capitals has one of the best bowling attacks in IPL, says Ishant Sharma

The Delhi Capitals boast of a perfect combination of fast and spin bowlers with the likes of New Zealand pacer Trent Boult and Kagiso Rabada in their side, according to Ishant.

Mar 20, 2019, 18:14 PM IST
My workload is all about managing my bowling: Kedar Jadhav

My workload is all about managing my bowling: Kedar Jadhav

Jadhav said it was up to individuals to handle the situation and the players need to work in tandem with the Indian team's trainers and physios as well as that of IPL franchises.

Mar 20, 2019, 17:59 PM IST
MS Dhoni understands match situations better than bowlers: Kuldeep Yadav

MS Dhoni understands match situations better than bowlers: Kuldeep Yadav

Yadav, who is quite vocal in his admiration for Dhoni, said that he feels lucky to play alongside the iconic keeper-batsman, who led India to two world titles.

Mar 20, 2019, 17:39 PM IST
Dhoni will mostly bat at No 4 but we can be flexible: CSK coach Stephen Fleming

Dhoni will mostly bat at No 4 but we can be flexible: CSK coach Stephen Fleming

Dhoni, who will be leading the defending champions for the 10th year, would be used as a floater if required but Kedar Jadhav's presence makes it easier to fix the slots.

Mar 20, 2019, 16:57 PM IST
Defeat against Australia in ODI series warning sign for India: Rahul Dravid

Defeat against Australia in ODI series warning sign for India: Rahul Dravid

India led 2-0 in the five-match series but lost the last three to the reigning World Cup champions to lose an ODI series after a lengthy gap.

Mar 20, 2019, 16:27 PM IST
English batsman Jos Buttler wants to imbibe Virat Kohli's mindset

English batsman Jos Buttler wants to imbibe Virat Kohli's mindset

Buttler, who has had a good IPL with Rajasthan Royals in 2018, is happy that his stint in the cash-rich league has helped him to deal with expectations.

Mar 20, 2019, 15:34 PM IST
Mohammed Shami will be given adequate rest: KXIP coach Mike Hesson

Mohammed Shami will be given adequate rest: KXIP coach Mike Hesson

Shami has been one of India's best performers in 2018 and is expected to share the new ball with Jasprit Bumrah during the World Cup, starting May 30.

Mar 20, 2019, 14:59 PM IST
Ricky Ponting backs Usman Khawaja to make it to Australia's World Cup squad

Ricky Ponting backs Usman Khawaja to make it to Australia's World Cup squad

Khawaja struck 383 runs, including two centuries, in Australia's 3-2 series win over India earlier this month and had earned his place at the World Cup, according to Ponting. 

Mar 20, 2019, 11:20 AM IST
Australian spinner Adam Zampa still not counting on a World Cup spot

Australian spinner Adam Zampa still not counting on a World Cup spot

The 26-year-old, played a key role in the 3-2 series comeback victory over India, by taking 11 wickets and claiming the second position on the wicket-taking list.

Mar 20, 2019, 11:04 AM IST
David Miller, Imran Tahir lead South Africa to super-over victory over Sri Lanka

David Miller, Imran Tahir lead South Africa to super-over victory over Sri Lanka

Miller helped South Africa score 14 runs from their super over before Tahir restricted Sri Lanka to only five in reply, two of which were wides. 

Mar 20, 2019, 10:41 AM IST
ICC Rankings: Rahmat Shah jumps 88 spots after scripting Afghanistan's maiden Test win

ICC Rankings: Rahmat Shah jumps 88 spots after scripting Afghanistan's maiden Test win

Yamin, Rashid, O’Brien and Murtagh are others to make impressive gains after Dehradun Test match.

Mar 19, 2019, 18:13 PM IST
Ricky Ponting,Sourav Ganguly back Rishabh Pant to be India's No.4 in 2019 World Cup

Ricky Ponting,Sourav Ganguly back Rishabh Pant to be India's No.4 in 2019 World Cup

With little over two months to go for the World Cup and the number four batsman yet to be decided, it could now boil down to performance in the IPL, according to Ganguly.

Mar 19, 2019, 17:38 PM IST
IPL 2019: Full schedule and timings for league stage

IPL 2019: Full schedule and timings for league stage

The 2019 edition of the IPL is slated to take place from March 23 and will run till May 19. 

Mar 19, 2019, 17:34 PM IST
Team India may use Vijay Shankar as surprise element at No.4 in World Cup

Team India may use Vijay Shankar as surprise element at No.4 in World Cup

Shankar's biggest competitor could be Ambati Rayudu, who, despite a healthy batting average of 47-plus, is now slipping in the pecking order.

Mar 19, 2019, 17:22 PM IST
 ICC Under-19 World Cup Qualifier: Namibia thrash Tanzania by 250 runs

ICC Under-19 World Cup Qualifier: Namibia thrash Tanzania by 250 runs

The second day of the tournament saw Namibia rack up 296/7 against Tanzania, with 16-year-old Wilmot clubbing 132 from just 122 balls. 

Mar 19, 2019, 17:06 PM IST
South Africa to give game time to rookies ahead of ICC World Cup, says coach

South Africa to give game time to rookies ahead of ICC World Cup, says coach

The 2019 ICC World Cup is slated to take place from May 30 to July 14 while South Africa will begin their campaign against hosts England in the opener at the Oval.  

Mar 19, 2019, 14:09 PM IST
Kuldeep Yadav is skillful bowler, not a mystery spinner, says Piyush Chawla

Kuldeep Yadav is skillful bowler, not a mystery spinner, says Piyush Chawla

Fellow UP and KKR teammate Chawla reckons that Kuldeep and Yuzvendra Chahal will be able to make impact at the upcoming World Cup. 

Mar 19, 2019, 13:37 PM IST
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