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Should India bring in Pant?

With Dhoni and Jadhav unable to provide the impetus, Harish Kotian believes India need a big-hitting batsman like Rishabh Pant to seize the initiative. The narrow win against Afghanistan has surely thrown a few question marks about Team India who looked like they could do no wrong in their first three games. Shikhar Dhawan’s pulling […]

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IND vs PAK: Adaptability helped me survive, says Vijay Shankar

Vijay Shankar said confidence in his ability to adapt helped him get over his surprise at being asked to bowl earlier than he expected in their Cricket World Cup victory over Pakistan on Sunday. Indian pace-bowling all-rounder Vijay Shankar said confidence in his ability to adapt helped him get over his surprise at being asked […]

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Turning Point: Sunrisers bowling choke CSK

Openers David Warner and Jonny Bairstow went all blazing to help the Sunrisers Hyderabad break their losing streak as they defeated the Chennai Super Kings by 6 wickets at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad on Wednesday, April 17, evening. Before the Dave and Jonny show, the SRH bowlers did well to restrict Shane […]

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Pant, Rayudu drafted in as standbys for World Cup

Young wicket-keeper Rishabh Pant and middle-order batsman Ambati Rayudu were, on Wednesday, named among the standbys for India’s World Cup squad, reigniting their dashed hopes of making the trip to the UK in case of an injury setback to the team. Speedster Navdeep Saini also found a place in the list of three back-ups for […]