On This Day: MS Dhoni’s electrifying skills shattered ‘thousands of Bangladeshi hearts’

MS Dhoni played the finishing role yet again for India. (Reuters) Shared News: Updated: March 23, 2021 11:30:14 am Former India skipper MS Dhoni may have been out of action for a long time but his brilliance on the field has left several memories for the fans to cherish. Team India garnered several accolades under […]

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Ishant Sharma’s ankle injury plays up again, Umesh Yadav likely replacement

Shared News| February 28, 2020 2:15:04 pm Ishant Sharma celebrates the wicket of Ross Taylor in the first Test. (REUTERS) The evening Ishant Sharma hurt his right ankle when appealing for an lbw in a Ranji Trophy fixture against Vidarbha at the Kotla, the Delhi support staff were skeptical of his recovery in time for […]

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One big reason for India’s whitewash: Jasprit Bumrah’s form

Shared News| February 12, 2020 11:22:04 am Since his comeback from the lower-back stress fracture, Jasprit Bumrah has picked just one wicket in five games. (AP/File Photo) Stumbling in his follow-through, Jasprit Bumrah agonisingly watched the ball vanish into the over the midwicket fence. Martin Guptill’s thunderous pull came as a blow to the bowler. […]

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Lasith Malinga did not teach me the yorker, says Jasprit Bumrah

Shared News| January 4, 2020 8:55:56 am Jasprit Bumrah and Lasith Malinga have been teammates at Mumbai Indians since 2013. (File Photo/BCCI) Jasprit Bumrah, the No.1 ODI bowler in the world, has said he learnt many things from Lasith Malinga, his teammate at Mumbai Indians, but that the yorker – the delivery both bowlers have […]

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Tale of two friends: Jasprit Bumrah took elevator, Priyank Panchal keeps climbing stairs

Shared News| January 4, 2020 7:56:14 am Gujarat teammates Priyank Panchal (R) with Jasprit Bumrah. At the Gujarat nets, before the match against Kerala, Jasprit Bumrah was running full steam. Priyank Panchal was facing him and he was happy to see that his team-mate didn’t lose anything after recovering from a lower-back stress fracture. Bumrah, […]

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India T20I squad for South Africa: Hardik Pandya replaces Bhuvneshwar Kumar; no MS Dhoni, Jasprit Bumrah

Hardik Pandya returns to the India T20 squad after being rested for the West Indies tour (File Photo/AP) Shared News| Updated: September 8, 2019 10:25:11 am India Squad, Players List for South Africa T20Is: India have announced a 15-man squad for the upcoming T20I series against South Africa. The squad: Virat Kohli (captain), Rohit (vice-captain), […]

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ICC World Cup 2019: Rivals wary of India’s all-surface attack, says Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Bhuvneshwar Kumar, 29, is a key member of the twice world champions’ three-pronged pace attack, which also includes Mohammed Shami and Jasprit Bumrah. Bhuvneshwar Kumar talked about his own improvement as a bowler since playing his first World Cup four years ago. (Source: AP) Batting has traditionally been India’s strength but their World Cup rivals […]

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India to carry three reserve bowlers to ICC World Cup 2019

Quality net practice is also one of the chief reasons behind the move as Indian players have complained in the past about the unavailability of decent net bowlers, especially on overseas tours. Shared News: Updated: April 12, 2019 10:49:00 am Jasprit Bumrah will spearhead the Indian bowling attack in this year’s ICC Cricket World Cup. […]

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India vs Australia 1st T20I: Jasprit Bumrah relives destructive 19th over

Jasprit Bumrah took two wickets and conceded only as many runs and left Australia with two new lower-order batsmen at the crease needing 14 to win off the last over. Shared News: Updated: February 25, 2019 3:37:11 pm Jasprit Bumrah took two wickets in the penultimate over and took India to the brink of victory. […]

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