Former India coach Anshuman Gaekwad (File Photo/IANS)

Rishabh Pant not my no.4, Dinesh Karthik or Kedar Jadhav can do the job: Anshuman Gaekwad

Kolkata:  India’s poor batting display against Afghanistan has once again raised questions on who should bat at no.4 for the Men in Blue in the remaining games of the 2019 World Cup. While some feel that Rishabh Pant should be given a go at the spot, former India coach Anshuman Gaekwad begs to differ. He […]

Former Pakistan quick Shoaib Akhar (File Photo/IANS)

Play fearless cricket in remaining games: Shoaib Akhtar tells Pakistan

London: Pleased with Pakistan’s convincing win over South Africa in their crucial World Cup fixture, former speedster Shoaib Akhtar is hoping that Sarfaraz Ahmed and the boys play fearless cricket in the remaining games and make it to the semi-finals. “I recommend Pakistan to hold their ground, play pressure-free cricket, play according to the best of […]

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Mohammed Shami takes hat-trick as India defeat Afghanistan in a thrilling match

Southampton: Mohammed Shami (4/40) grabbed a magical hat-trick as India scripted a 11-run last-over win over Afghanistan in a thrilling World Cup clash here on Saturday. Chasing 225 for victory, Afghanistan needed 16 runs in six balls riding Mohammad Nabi’s valiant 52 off 55 balls and including four boundaries and a sixer. Nabi smacked Shami for […]

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Jayawardene backs Malinga by sharing his shirtless picture

London:  Former Sri Lanka skipper Mahela Jayawardene shared Lasith Malinga’s viral shirtless picture from last week to answer back to his critics after Sri Lanka beat pre-tournament favourites England riding his heroics. “Well bowled Mali!!! Thought I’d share the most talked about picture last week for all you fans,” he wrote on Instagram. The bowler […]