Month: February 2023

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Played 200 balls in Nagpur but never felt set: Rohit on the pitch challenges

Rohit Sharma underscored the enormous challenge of batting on the tough surfaces played on in the ongoing Test series against Australia, stating… read more Played 200 balls in Nagpur but never felt set: Rohit on the pitch challenges

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Stokes stands by his follow-on decision

Ben Stokes joined the ignominious list of Steve Waugh (2001), Kim Hughes (1981) and Jack Blackham (1894) as the only captains… read more Stokes stands by his follow-on decision

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A victory that is amongst the rarest of the rare in Test cricket

New Zealand registered a win by the “barest of margins” in yet another cliff hanger with England in recent times… read more A victory that is amongst the rarest of the rare in Test cricket

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Wagner short-circuits England’s victory bid

After a collapse early in the morning of the final day that saw England lose four wickets for just 27… read more Wagner short-circuits England’s victory bid

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England hit back after Williamson’s fighting ton

Ben Duckett and Zak Crawley made a strong start in the run-chase before the latter was dismissed late on Day… read more England hit back after Williamson’s fighting ton

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Shoaib Akhtar sees Shadab Khan as the next Pakistan captain

While former Pakistani speedster Shoaib Akhtar has criticised Pakistan captain Babar Azam for his communication skills apart from also taking… read more Shoaib Akhtar sees Shadab Khan as the next Pakistan captain

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Australia above everything else, again

Blocked back to the bowler for no run? Wild cheers. Four whipped through square leg? A hollow moan. The first two… read more Australia above everything else, again

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Williamson, Blundell help NZ turn the tables

Led by Kane Williamson’s 26th Test century – en route which he also surpassed Ross Taylor to become the highest… read more Williamson, Blundell help NZ turn the tables

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Fit again Green readies for the challenges ahead

Cameron Green has declared himself fit for the third Test against India. The all-rounder missed the first two Tests recuperating… read more Fit again Green readies for the challenges ahead

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Brook’s unbeaten 184 turns the tables on New Zealand

Harry Brook continued to make Test match batting look easy as the 24-year-old scored his fourth Test hundred in just… read more Brook’s unbeaten 184 turns the tables on New Zealand