India 'sleeping giant' of women's cricket, says Australia coach

Melbourne  May 17:  India are the “sleeping giants” of women’s cricket with the resources they have at their disposal, feels Australia coach Matthew Mott.

The interest in women’s cricket in India has been on the rise ever since they finished runners-up in the 2017 World Cup in…

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I'm successful because Kohli gave me freedom to attack: Kuldeep

Kolkata, May 16 (PTI) Star India wrist spinner Kuldeep Yadav believes he wouldn’t have been successful at the world stage had it not been for skipper Virat Kohli, who gave him the freedom to attack.

“You need a skipper who backs you and believes in your ability to shine…

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There is no one closer to Hardik's talent in Indian team: Sehwag

New Delhi, May 15 (PTI) All-rounder Hardik Pandya has talent unmatched by any other player in the Indian cricket team, says big-hitting former opener Virender Sehwag.

According to Sehwag, Hardik is one that has become irreplaceable in recent times.

Hardik has played a pivotal role in Mumbai Indians…

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‘Peripheral awareness makes Dhoni & Rohit special’

Hyderabad  May 13:  Being “switched on” from the first ball coupled with situational awareness has made Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Rohit Sharma the two most successful IPL skippers, reckons the iconic Sachin Tendulkar.

While Dhoni’s game awareness is well-documented, Rohit, who has also led the national team as…

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Rahul Chahar is a fabulous talent: Tendulkar

Hyderabad, May 13 (PTI) Young leg-spinner Rahul Chahar earned lavish praise from none other than the legendary Sachin Tendulkar, who termed him a “fabulous” talent, an opinion echoed by team’s chief coach Mahela Jayawardene.

Chahar bowled an astounding 13 dot balls finishing with superb figures of 1 for…

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