Back at nets after three months, Cheteshwar Pujara says his mental strength kept him going in lockdown

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES India’s Test batting mainstay Cheteshwar Pujara India’s Test batting mainstay Cheteshwar Pujara personifies mental toughness and dogged willpower in the center and he says these very traits helped him beat the “lockdown blues” amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The Rajkot-based cricketer received again to coaching at the nets this week, three … Read more

Tim Paine comes up with a cheeky reply when asked about Australia’s plans to tackle Pujara this summer

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES File picture of Cheteshwar Pujara Australian Test staff captain Tim Paine got here up with a cheeky reply when asked about Australia’s plans to maintain Cheteshwar Pujara fairly within the impending Border-Gavaskar collection which begins from December three onwards on the Gabba.  Pujara was the tormentor and the wrecker-in-chief for … Read more

Tim Paine backs Cricket Austraia’s resolution, praises Kevin Roberts for ‘assist to me in my time as captain’

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES Australian Test captain Tim Paine Australian Test captain Tim Paine did prolong his assist in the direction of the choice made by Cricket Australia chairman Earl Eddings and his board amid the monetary difficulties confronted throughout the COVID-19, but additionally praised and thanked Kevin Roberts for his what he did … Read more

England’s 30-member squad to be tested again for COVID-19 before training camp at Ageas Bowl

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES England Test squad England’s 30-member squad on Tuesday will endure second spherical of COVID-19 testing following their arrival at the Ageas Bowl for the training camp beginning Thursday. The preparatory camp is being held forward of England’s three-match Test collection in opposition to West Indies, beginning July 8, which may … Read more

Was surprised with the way I was batting in the nets: Mithali Raj resumes training in Hyderabad

Image Source : TWITTER/ BCCI WOMEN Mithali Raj Like most different senior-level cricketers, Indian ladies’s cricket ODI captain Mithali Raj resumed training after a protracted three-month break owing to the coronavirus pandemic. And the veteran cricketer was surprised by the way she batted at the nets.  Mithali started working towards on Monday at St. John’s Coaching … Read more

England vs West Indies Test collection: Shannon Gabriel set to be added to squad

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES Shannon Gabriel West Indies head coach Phil Simmons on Monday hinted that pacer Shannon Gabriel will be added to the Test squad for the approaching collection in opposition to England. The contest will start from July eight onwards on the Ageas Bowl in Southampton.  Gabriel, who was a key participant … Read more

Windies coach Phil Simmons says he was racially abused in league cricket in England

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES West Indies head coach Phil Simmons West Indies head coach Phil Simmons has claimed that he was racially abused through the time he performed league cricket in England. Simmons, presently the pinnacle coach of the touring West Indies group right here, didn’t specify in which English league he was racially … Read more

Pakistan’s tour of England a ‘large danger’ but necessary if cricket is to resume: PCB doctor

Image Source : AP Pakistan will play three Tests and as many T20 Internationals throughout the tour. Pakistan’s tour of England within the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic is a “large danger” but one which is necessary to assist the nation battle the disaster, a prime medical official related to its cricket board mentioned on … Read more

Pakistan cricketers Haider Ali, Haris Rauf and Shadab Khan test positive for COVID-19

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES Shadab Khan The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Monday confirmed that three gamers – Haider Ali, Haris Rauf and Shadab Khan – have examined positive for COVID-19. The outcomes have therefore put their participation within the impending England tour doubtful.  The gamers had proven no signs of contracting the virus … Read more

Cricket South Africa reports seven positive COVID-19 cases after mass testing in organisation

Image Source : TWITTER- @OFFICIALCSA Cricket South Africa (CSA)  Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Monday revealed that seven individuals have examined positive for the novel coronavirus after mass testing was performed in the organisation. CSA performed over 100 checks all through the nation on affiliate employees and a number of the contracted skilled gamers, together … Read more

Rohit Sharma is an instinctive leader but his strength is that he does his homework: Mahela Jayawardene

Image Source : PTI Rohit Sharma with Mahela Jayawardene Rohit Sharma would possibly come throughout as an instinctive captain but all his choices are weighed rigorously after gathering lot of details about opponents, mentioned Mumbai Indians coach Mahela Jayawardene. Mumbai Indians, led by Rohit, is the IPL’s most profitable franchise, having received the cash-rich league … Read more

England vs West Indies Test collection: Jason Holder confident of retaining title

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES West Indies Test skipper Jason Holder West Indies Test skipper Jason Holder warned every one towards taking them calmly once they lock horns towards England in a much-anticipated three-Test collection beginning July 8. The collection will mark the resumption of cricket after the game was halted the world over in … Read more

Cheteshwar Pujara returns to the nets after forced break due to coronavirus pandemic

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES Cheteshwar Pujara Like most of his different teammates, Indian batsman Cheteshwar Pujara returned to the nets after a protracted three-months break owing to the coronavirus pandemic.  Pujara shared photos of himself padding up earlier than getting to the nets as he captioned it, “Back at it…felt like a very long time … Read more

No end to bickering in IOA: List of officials on website fresh flash-point

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES Indian Olympic Association President Narinder Batra Indian Olympic Association President Narinder Batra on Monday requested Secretary General Rajeev Mehta to reinstate the names of affiliate members on the physique’s website after an official criticism about their removing. The IOA website mentions names of 9 Vice Presidents, six Joint Secretaries and … Read more

West Indies has a well-versed bowling assault, wouldn’t swap anyone with Jofra Archer: Shane Dowrich

Image Source : AP IMAGE Jofra Archer The West Indies workforce boasts of a well-versed seam assault and wouldn’t swap anyone for star England pacer Jofra Archer, stated wicket-keeper batsman Shane Dowrich forward of their three-Test sequence starting at Southampton on July 8. “If you have a look at the primary 4 in Shannon (Gabriel), … Read more

Daren Sammy stress on need to educate young cricketers on racism to promote the value of diversity

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES Former West Indies captain Daren Sammy Former West Indies captain Daren Sammy on Sunday stated similar to consciousness round anti-doping or anti-corruption it is necessary to educate young cricketers on anti-racism at a scientific stage to scale back discrimination and promote the value of diversity. Sammy was talking throughout ICC’s … Read more

Domestic cricket stalwart Rajinder Goel dies aged 77

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES Representational picture Domestic cricket stalwart Rajinder Goel died on Sunday after affected by sickness for fairly a while. He was 77 and breathed his final at his residence. A left-arm spinner, whereas Goel by no means managed to interrupt into the Indian group, he took 750 wickets in a 24—12 … Read more

Steve Harmison wants England to pick Moeen Ali for opening Test against West Indies

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES Off-spinner Moeen Ali Former pacer Steve Harmison wants England to pick off-spinner Moeen Ali for the opening Test of the three-game sequence against the West Indies starting at Southampton on July 8. Struggling for his kind, Moeen was dropped throughout England’s World Cup marketing campaign final yr and located himself … Read more

Will Sreesanth put his name up for IPL auctions in 2021? Indian pacer responds

Image Source : GETTY IMAGE File picture of S Sreesanth Having served seven years of suspension as a consequence of alleged involvement in the 2013 IPL scandal, gifted Indian pacer S Sreesanth is now all set for a return. With his ban ending in September this 12 months, Kerala Cricket Association (KCA) has expressed their … Read more

In the interest of Sachin and followers, India should probe World Cup 2011 fixing allegations: Aravinda de Silva

Image Source : GETTY Sachin Tendulkar after India’s World Cup 2011 win Former Sri Lanka sports activities minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage’s match-fixing allegation of the World Cup 2011 closing has created fairly a stir in the cricket fraternity. While most Sri Lankan cricketers like then-captain Kumar Sangakkara and his deputy Mahela Jayawardene rubbished the claims, Sri … Read more

With Michael Jordan’s former trainer for assist, Sreesanth readies for redemption

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES S Sreesanth A ‘theatre of desires’ known as Indian Premier League became a nightmare seven summers again and S Sreesanth is preparing for a protracted and arduous highway in the direction of redemption with classes in psychological conditioning from Michael Jordan’s former trainer Tim Grover. Sreesanth is protecting no stone … Read more

Sidelined by Bengal, Ashok Dinda looks for fresh start with a new team

Image Source : GETTY IMAGE Ashok Dinda  Veteran pacer Ashok Dinda calls himself a sufferer of politics after Bengal dropped him on disciplinary grounds halfway into the Ranji Trophy final 12 months however says he would return stronger with a new team this season. Bengal’s second-highest wicket-taker after Utpal Chatterjee, Dinda was ousted following an … Read more

Battled suicidal thoughts incessantly in 2013 but my family kept me sane: Sreesanth

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES File picture of S Sreesanth Indian fast-bowler S Sreesanth on Saturday recalled the tough occasions of life when he battled despair and suicidal thoughts incessantly in 2013. That was the 12 months the bowler was allegedly concerned in the IPL scandal together with two Rajasthan Royals cricketers Ajit Chandilia and Ankit … Read more

Rahul Dravid is probably the most underrated cricketer and chief: Gautam Gambhir

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES File picture of Rahul Dravid Former Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir reckons that amid captaincy comparisons between Sourav Ganguly, and MS Dhoni and now Virat Kohli, only some give credit score to Rahul Dravid for his captaincy. Gambhir added that Dravid is probably the most underrated cricketer and chief that India … Read more

On this day: Clive Lloyd’s West Indies became first-ever world champions in 1975

Image Source : PTI Clive Lloyd On this day: Clive The West Indies had been a dominant drive in the World Cups in the 1970s earlier than India pulled off an upset to beat them in the 1983 last. It all began on this day in 1975 at Lord’s when Clive Lloyd led West Indies … Read more

What is implied often cuts deeps, Ian Chappell recalls brush with racism

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES Former Australian skipper Ian Chappell Former Australian skipper Ian Chappell has recalled his brush with racism as he provided his views on the raging challenge, speaking a couple of time when he noticed fellow gamers being abused and discriminated towards however not and not using a observe of protest from … Read more

Rahkeem Cornwall recalls ‘breakthrough second’ when Virat Kohli asked for him to bowl to him in nets

Image Source : AP File picture of Rahkeem Cornwall West Indies off-spinner Rakheem Cornwall on Saturday recalled the second when Indian skipper Virat Kohli had referred to as for him particularly to bowl to him on the nets again in 2016. Cornwall described it as a “breakthrough second” in his profession.  Almost 4 years again, Cornwall … Read more

ICA raises INR 78 lakh, extends help to 57 needy cricketers amid COVID-19 crisis

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES Representational picture Boosted by vital contributions, the Indian Cricketers Association (ICA) has managed to elevate Rs 78 lakh and can present monetary help to 57 needy cricketers as they battle the COVID-19 pandemic. The ICA had initially deliberate to help 25-30 former gamers, who’re struggling for funds amid the well … Read more

Ben Stokes has very similar characteristics to Virat Kohli: Nasser Hussain

Image Source : TWITTER/@ECB Ben Stokes and Virat Kohli While backing England all-rounder Ben Stokes to captain within the Windies Test sequence opener within the absence of regukar skipper Joe Root. former England captain Nasser Hussain opined that Stokes has similar characteristics as that of Indian skipper Virat Kohli.  Root is slated to miss the … Read more

Would like to play 2021 World Test Championship final if India plays it: Sreesanth

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES Fast bowler S. Sreesanth Fast bowler S. Sreesanth stated that whereas he’s open to enjoying for India once more if given the chance, he isn’t again within the Kerala Ranji setup to compete. “I’m not right here to compete, I’m simply right here to assist and share my experiences and … Read more

Sri Lanka Cricket mulling to host Lankan Premier League in August: Report

Image Source : TWITTER: @OFFICIALSLC Sri Lanka Cricket  Sri Lanka Cricket is pondering of beginning up a T20 league in August, regardless of cloud over excursions of India and Bangladesh. As per a ESPNCricinfo report, SLC feels it has an opportunity this yr to safely host a event with important overseas involvement after the Island … Read more

South Africa’s wait gets longer as CSA indefinitely postpones Solidarity Cup

Image Source : TWITTER- @OFFICIALCSA Cricket South Africa (CSA) Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Saturday indefinitely postponed the launch of its revolutionary ‘3TCricket’ competitors, Solidarity Cup, scheduled to happen on June 27. After speaking to numerous stakeholders, the CSA felt extra work is required to stage the event and took the choice to postpone it. … Read more

Virat Kohli is incredible participant, but hopefully he can stop getting runs against Australia: Steve Smith

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES Indian skipper Virat Kohli They are undoubtedly the most effective within the enterprise at current, but India skipper Virat Kohli and Australia batsman Steve Smith even have a way of respect in the direction of one another. While Kohli backed Smith when he made a return to the sport after … Read more

Virat Kohli and Kapil Dev’s approach similar to the sport, says Kris Srikkanth

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES Virat Kohli and Kapil Dev Former India batsman Kris Srikkanth has stated Virat Kohli and Kapil Dev’s approach to the sport are similar in the approach they put on their hearts on their sleeves and are aggressive. “Virat Kohli and Kapil Dev’s approach are the identical. Positive and aggressive. Go … Read more

Can’t wait to play against Virat Kohli-led India when they come to Australia: Steve Smith

Image Source : GETTY IMAGE Steve Smith and Virat Kohli They are undoubtedly the most effective within the enterprise at current, however India skipper Virat Kohli and Australia batsman Steve Smith even have a way of respect in the direction of one another. While Kohli backed Smith when he made a return to the sport … Read more

Sanjay Manjrekar backs Rohit Sharma and Mayank Agarwal to open for India in Australia Test series

Image Source : PTI Mayank Agarwal and Rohit Sharma Former Indian cricketer, and presently a cricket commentator and analyst, Sanjay Manjrekar, picked Rohit Sharma and Mayank Agarwal to open for India in the approaching Test series towards Australia. He additionally picked Prithvi Shaw as his reserve choice.  “The final time India performed a check match … Read more

MS Dhoni will be in my team if I was national selector, but bigger question is …: Ashish Nehra

Image Source : GETTY Ashish Nehra with MS Dhoni Former Indian cricketer Ashish Nehra feels that ex-Indian captain MS Dhoni will be a part of his team had he been the national selector. but the bigger question is determined by whether or not the veteran cricketer desires to renew his worldwide profession.  Dhoni has been … Read more

Coronavirus-forced break has prolonged James Anderson’s profession, says England’s conditioning coach Rob Ahmun

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES James Anderson England’s energy and conditioning coach Rob Ahmun feels the coronavirus-forced break has “with no shadow of doubt” prolonged tempo spearhead James Anderson’s profession by a 12 months or two. Anderson is amongst a bunch of 55 gamers requested to return to England coaching forward of the three-match Test … Read more

Mashrafe Mortaza, former captain of the Bangladesh cricket workforce, tests positive for COVID-19

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES Mashrafe Mortaza Former Bangladesh cricket workforce captain Mashrafe Mortaza on Saturday examined positive for coronavirus.  Mortaza has been fairly energetic along with his humanitarian efforts throughout the pandemic which has affected nearly one lakh folks in Bangladesh the place the authorities is now seeking to implement area-wise lockdown. However, it … Read more

Could have been best all-rounder India ever produced in ODIs: Irfan Pathan

Image Source : GETTY IMAGES Irfan Pathan Former Indian cricketer Irfan Pathan believes that he might have been the best all-rounder Indian cricket historical past ever witnessed in the ODI format had he been given extra possibilities in the second a part of his profession.  Irfan final performed for India in October 2012 on the … Read more