‘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

‘Has 2 days. Needs to introspect ‘: Gavaskar’s message for Rishabh Pant | Cricket

Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar feels it is time Rishabh Pant sits down and does some introspection over his batting. While Pant has been splendid for India in Tests, in white-ball cricket, he hasn’t been able to replicate the same success. Coming off his poorest IPL season, Pant has struggled in the three T20Is against … 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

IND vs SA 1st T20I Highlights: Rassie van der Dussen, David Miller power South Africa to 7-wicket win | Cricket News

9 June 2022, 22:27 PM SA win by 7 wickets South Africa win by 7 wickets as David Miller 64 (31) and van der Dussen 75 (46) take the Indian bowling attack to the cleaners at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi. 9 June 2022, 22:20 PM SA on CUSP of victory South Africa on … Read more

Rishabh Pant Conned by Haryana Cricketer For INR 1.63 Crore; Wicketkeeper’s Lawyer Issues Statement

Flamboyant India wicketkeeper batter Rishabh Pant was conned by a Haryana cricketer after he offered the glovesman to get him expensive watches at a reasonable rate. Mrinank Singh, who plays for Haryana, is already in Arthur Road Jail in Mumbai as a businessman filed a complaint against him for duping him by offering to ger … Read more

Is Rishabh Pant going the Virender Sehwag-Michael Slater Way in White-ball Cricket?

First it was Michael Slater, and then came Virender Sehwag and now, Rishabh Pant following in the same footsteps? This analogy may force you to wonder what we are talking about! Delhi Capital’s skipper Pant’s exploits in Test cricket have left no one in doubt that he is a generational talent and can change 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

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

Future senior India stars? Watch out for these five talented cricketers | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: A strong supply chain is crucial for the health of any sport. The next generation has to be nurtured, guided, encouraged, given opportunities and monitored very carefully, so that there is always a plethora of talent to choose from when the senior team needs fresh blood. As far as the Indian cricket set … Read more