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David Warner has point to prove at Cricket World Cup: Pat Cummins

Australia's Warner kisses his helmet as he celebrates reaching his century during the first day's play in the fourth test against India at the SCG

Melbourne Australia paceman Pat Cummins has backed opening batsman David Warner to carry his blistering test form into the one-day arena at the cricket World Cup. Warner blasted three centuries in Australia`s recent 2-0 test series win over India, but he managed just the one half-century from five innings against South Africa in the preceding one-day international series. The pugnacious ... Read More »

More like Ganguly, less like MS Dhoni: Why Virat Kohli is the perfect replacement

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Sourav Chandidas Ganguly: three Tests, six innings, 106 runs at an average 17.67, a highest score of 48. In sheer numbers, that was his contribution to India’s cause in the 2001 series against Australia. As a batsman, he was struggled badly… the Aussies were at him constantly… ex-cricketers were criticising him… but do we remember any of that? Instead we ... Read More »

Mahendra Singh Dhoni should be banned from representing India ever again

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Only two Indian Test players have ever left a series overseas – Lala Amarnath and Navjot Singh Sidhu. Both were branded as villains, and traitors… and this gentleman leaves a series, that too as captain, and is then eulogized! His seventh Test series defeat in three and a half years, and we say his ‘brand’ is still intact. He had ... Read More »

MS Dhoni should be banned from representing India ever again

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Only two Indian Test players have ever left a series overseas – Lala Amarnath and Navjot Singh Sidhu. Both were branded as villains, and traitors… and this gentleman leaves a series, that too as captain, and is then eulogized! His seventh Test series defeat in three and a half years, and we say his ‘brand’ is still intact. He had ... Read More »

Dhoni should be banned from representing India ever again

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Only two Indian Test players have ever left a series overseas – Lala Amarnath and Navjot Singh Sidhu – both were branded as villains, and traitors… and this gentleman leaves a series, that too as captain, and is then eulogized! His seventh Test series defeat in three and a half years, and we say his ‘brand’ is still intact. He ... Read More »

Mahendra Singh Dhoni Retires as Test Captain; Virat Kohli Takes Over

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Mahendra Singh Dhoni has retired from Test cricket with immediate effect. The decision comes after India drew the third Test in Melbourne on Tuesday. Out of the 90 Tests he played, Dhoni led India in 60 matches. Dhoni finished with most Test wins as India captain (27), beating the previous best of 21 wins held by Sourav Ganguly. (MS Dhoni, ... Read More »

Mario Balotelli Accepts FA Charge Over ‘Racist’ Post

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London: Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli has accepted a Football Association charge of making racist and anti-semitic comments on social media, according to reports on Friday. Balotelli was charged a week ago after he posted a controversial image of computer game character Super Mario on Instagram. The image included the message: “Don’t be racist – be like Mario. He’s an Italian ... Read More »