Thursday, 21 November 2019

Tag Archives: Jasprit Bumrah

Yadav replaces injured Jasprit Bumrah for South Africa Test

NEW DELHI: India’s premier paceman Jasprit Bumrah has been ruled out of the upcoming Test series against South Africa with a stress fracture in his lower back, the Indian cricket board said on Tuesday. Seasoned pacer Umesh Yadav will replace Bumrah, who tops the bowling chart in one-day rankings and ...

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India in top shape ahead of semi-finals, Jasprit Bumrah

LEEDS: Jasprit Bumrah says India have a “good headache” with every player in top form going into Tuesday’s World Cup semi-final against New Zealand. Pace bowler Bumrah claimed three wickets in India’s win over Sri Lanka on Saturday at Headingley, with Virat Kohli’s side taking top spot in the final ...

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Rivals wary of India’s all-surface attack, says Kumar

NEW DELHI: Batting has traditionally been India’s strength but their World Cup rivals will also be wary of their all-surface pace attack, swing bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar has said. The 29-year-old is a key member of the twice world champions’ three-pronged pace attack, which also includes Mohammed Shami and Jasprit Bumrah. ...

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Bumrah bowls the best yorker in world currently: Wasim Akram

LONDON: Back in his time, he knew a thing or two about bowling ‘toe-crushers’ so no wonder Wasim Akram has high praise for Jasprit Bumrah’s ability to bowl the “most effective yorker” in world cricket currently. Bumrah, who played a pivotal role in India’s maiden Test series win on Australian ...

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IPL 2018: Pollard help MI beat KXIP in thriller

File Photo MUMBAI: Till the very end and throughout the course of the match, it was Punjab who had been ruling the roost with splendid performances. However, in the tinsel town on Wednesday, the KXIP vs MI game witnessed a very bollywoodish ending to a T20 game in which the ...

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India retake the lead in tough conditions

JOHANNESBURG: South Africa and India struggled on a venomous pitch, as day two of the third and final test drew to an intriguing close at the Wanderers in Johannesburg on Thursday. Resuming on six for one in response to India’s first-innings total of 187 all out, the Proteas slipped to ...

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1st Test: South Africa beat India by 72 runs

CAPE TOWN: Knocked over like ten-pins in the morning session, and deprived of the services of their most experienced bowler, South Africa were staring at a first Newlands defeat since readmission against a side that wasn’t Australia. Mohammed Shami (3 for 28) and Jasprit Bumrah (3 for 39) scripted a ...

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India claim first T20 series win over New Zealand

MUMBAI: Virat Kohli’s India beat New Zealand in a tense eight over a side clash to take a first T20 series against the Kiwis and strengthen their claim to be the world’s best team. Rain reduced the third match of the series in Thiruvananthapuram to a 48 ball lottery and ...

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Fakhar says Kohli, Bumrah sledged him during CT final

KARACHI: Although it was Hasan Ali who remained the star performer for Pakistan in the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 with the ball, and Player of the Tournament as well, but young opening batsman Fakhar Zaman changed the course of his team’s batting approach with his aggressive style as soon as ...

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Imad Wasim tops ICC T20 bowling rankings

DUBAI: Imad Wasim, Pakistan’s spinning all-rounder, tops the new International Cricket Council (ICC) Twenty20 internationals rankings for bowlers, knocking South African spinner Imran Tahir off the top spot. According to the rankings released by the ICC on June 25, Wasim is the only Pakistani to feature among the top 20 ...

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