Senior Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan mentioned that the youngsters are made comfortable in the team. Dhawan noted that the senior players indulge in proper communication with the youngsters so that they do not feel nervous.
The duo comprising of Mohammad Nawaz and Iftikhar Ahmed have been included in the Pakistan squad for the upcoming home ODI series against Sri Lanka. The pair of Hasan Ali and Shaheen Afridi is not part of the ODI team.
Zimbabwe defeated Afghanistan by 7 wickets in the ongoing T20I tri-series. This is Zimbabwe’s first-ever win in T20Is against Afghanistan. Chris Mpofu took four wickets, while Hamilton Masakadza scored 71 runs in his last game for Zimbabwe.
England team’s managing director Ashley Giles has confirmed that Eoin Morgan will captain the national team in the upcoming T20 World Cup 2020 in Australia. It was also revealed that Joe Root will continue to captain England in Test matches.
After the recent talks going around, Indian chinaman bowler Kuldeep Yadav has stated that his batting is good at the Test level. Yadav mentioned that he has been working on his batting with former batting coach Sanjay Bangar.
South African chinaman bowler Tabraiz Shamsi believes that the pressure is on the batters to entertain the people in T20Is. Shamsi reckons that bowlers are only there to spoil the party and at the same time execute their plans to perfection.
Former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly has termed Rishabh Pant as India’s X-factor for the future. Ganguly urged everyone to be patient in Pant’s case. He feels in order to see Pant become a match-winner, he should be given complete freedom.
Former Indian opener Gautam Gambhir feels the duo of Rohit Sharma and MS Dhoni deserves the credit Virat Kohli’s captaincy success. Gambhir reckons Virat still has a long way to go in order to be counted amongst the best captains in international cricket.
The Barbados Tridents registered a comfortable 71-run win over St Lucia Zouks in CPL 2019. Justin Greaves scored 57 runs off 45 balls as Tridents posted 172/6. The bowlers did really well to restrict the Zouks in the second innings.
Legendary batsman Sachin Tendulkar noted that even though Steve Smith has got a complicated technique, but the reason of his success is his extremely organized mindset. Tendulkar mentioned that Smith worked on his technique after being hit in the Lord’s Test match.