‘People criticize when you don’t live up to expectations’: Ex-IND coach on Pant | Cricket

Three years ago, Rishabh Pant was finding his feet in top-flight cricket while being earmarked as MS Dhoni’s successor. Public criticism is part and parcel of the game without a shadow of a doubt. But the unwanted pressure of holding on to a ‘Dhoni-esque’ paradigm perhaps made the job even tougher for the happy-go-lucky lad … Read more

Former selector Saba Karim on Sanju Samson’s return, Prithvi Shaw’s prospects and more

India captaincy for Hardik Pandya during the upcoming T20Is in Ireland is a reward for his recent display of leadership skills during the Indian Premier League, former India cricketer Saba Karim said on Friday. Ahead of India’s two-match T20 International tour of Ireland, wicket-keeper and former selector Karim shared his views on a range of … Read more

Former Oz spinner thinks Hardik should have captained India in SA T20Is

Hardik Pandya is India’s vice-captain for the five-match T20I series against South Africa. Photo: ANI KEY HIGHLIGHTS India is currently engaged in a five-match T20I series against South Africa. In the absence of Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul, Rishabh Pant is leading the side. Hardik Pandya recently led Gujarat Titans to the IPL 2022 title. … Read more

‘It was DK, not me at other end’: Ex-IND pacer’s hilarious message for Hardik | Cricket

Ishan Kishan roared in national colors while Hardik Pandya produced a blistering cameo as India notched up an intimidating 211 for 4 in the first T20I against South Africa in Delhi. Ishan seemed to be struggling with early movement but the left-handed opener found his groove as the innings progressed. He went on to score … Read more

CricketNext’s Team of The Tournament

The 15th season of the Indian Premier League has ended. The T20 league has now expanded to 10 teams with the tournament getting bigger and more competitive. Two new entrants defied odds to make it to the playoffs with one of them lifting the trophy. And in a stunning reversal, two behemoths finished at the … Read more

Rohit Sharma Has A Stiffer Challenge Than Virat Kohli | Virat Kohli-The Batter Is Worried But Rohit Sharma Has More Worries

IPL 2022 is not quite the same beast as previous years. Apart from the mathematics of 10 teams instead of 8, you also see how the big guns of franchise cricket in India, namely Mumbai Indians (MI) and Chennai Super Kings (CSK) are not on the toppers’ list, which is currently being held by the … Read more

GT vs LSG LIVE Cricket Score, IPL 2022 Match 4: Hardik’s Titans vs Rahul’s Super Giants

Welcome to Sportstar‘s LIVE coverage of the first IPL 2022 match between the two new franchises – Gujarat Titans and Lucknow Super Giants. This is Santadeep Deybringing you all the action from the Wankhede Stadium. LIVE COMMENTARY Stay tuned! The match is scheduled to begin at 7:30 pm IST. GT vs LSG DREAM11 FANTASY TEAM … Read more

IPL 2022: Time for Hardik Pandya 2.0 | Cricket News

There is a commercial featuring Hardik Pandya on television these days. “Jahan game on hai, wahan pohochna hai (you’ve got to reach wherever the game’s on).” A scrawny kid running after an autorickshaw, a motor van, to catch a train, running between the wickets, running in to bowl, running to his teammates in jubilation. Just … Read more

View, Review: Are the new generation captains in the IPL the real decision-makers?

In a recent Q & A session with reporters, the video of which was posted by the Kolkata Knight Riders media team, the franchise’s newly-appointed captain Shreyas Iyer was asked about Venkatesh Iyer’s batting position. The left-hander rose to prominence as an impact-opener in the last year’s Indian Premier League, but the Indian team management … Read more

India vs Pakistan, T20 World Cup 2021 Match Highlights: As it Happened

India vs Pakistan, Highlights, T20 World Cup 2021 Match Latest Updates: Pakistan openers Mohammed Rizwan (79 *) and Babar Azam (68 *) struck half-centuries as they led a dominating show with the bat to guide their team to a massive 10-wicket win over arch-rivals India in Dubai. This is their first ever win over India … Read more