Friday, 18 January 2019

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India can compete with Australia, insists defeated Virat Kohli

LONDON: The defeated Indian captain Virat Kohli is optimistic that his side can compete in challenging conditions in Australia despite a crushing 4-1 defeat to England that compounded a disappointing away record in Tests. England wrapped up victory at The Oval on Tuesday, winning the final match of the series ...

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Gavaskar questions India’s technique against Moeen Ali

LONDON: It’s been a story of missed opportunities here in England too as India lost a chance of creating history by coming back from a 1-2 deficit and win the series. Like in South Africa, India’s bowlers put the opposition down only for the batsmen to mess it up. The ...

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BCCI names Kohli less Asia Cup squad

NEW DELHI: Virat Kohli has been rested for the 2018 Asia Cup, starting on 15 September, and Rohit Sharma will stand in as captain, the Board of Control for Cricket in India confirmed on Saturday. Manish Pandey returned to the side while Khaleel Ahmed, the left-arm medium-pacer from Rajasthan who ...

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Virat Kohli back on top in Test rankings

LONDON: India captain Virat Kohli has returned to the top of the International Cricket Council’s Test batting rankings following his man-of-the-match effort against England at Trent Bridge. The 29-year-old scored 97 and 103 and saw India beat England by 203 runs in the third Test at Nottingham’s Trent Bridge on ...

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Kohli misses ton as India fight back in 3rd England Test

NOTTINGHAM: India captain Virat Kohli fell three runs short of a hundred but had the satisfaction of leading an India batting revival on the first day of the third Test against England at Trent Bridge on Saturday. At stumps India were 307 for six after losing the toss. A day ...

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Virat Kohli becomes world’s top test batsman

LONDON: Virat Kohli overtook Steve Smith to become the No. 1 test batsman in the world. The Indian batsman’s performance in the first test match against England brought him to No 1 in the rankings. He made 200 runs in the match which India lost by 31 runs. Australia’s Joe ...

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Virat Kohli dedicates stunning century to his wife

LONDON: After hitting his maiden century in England, Kohli showed a lovely gesture towards his wife Anushka Sharma by kissing his wedding ring while she was present in the stands to cheer him. The Indian skipper made everyone go aww! with his celebration after he smashed a century against England ...

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Virat Kohli ready to trust his instincts against England

BIRMINGHAM: Virat Kohli is ready to trust in his own game as he looks to prove he can score runs in England. The India captain is one of the leading batsmen in world cricket and the 29-year-old may well be an all-time great by the time his career is finished. ...

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Yadav takes six England wickets as India win opening ODI

NOTTINGHAM: India’s spin sensation Kuldeep Yadav tormented England with a six wicket haul and Rohit Sharma then piled on the runs as the tourists won their opening one-day international with ease at Trent Bridge on Thursday. The victory by eight wickets, and with 9.5 overs remaining, came after the hosts ...

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