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‘Everybody understands change’: Jasprit Bumrah on Virat Kohli and more | Cricket

In the space of four months India have a new chief coach and support staff, and could be contemplating two different captains. That’s a lot to take in after five years of Virat Kohli’s all-format captaincy. New ODI vice-captain Jasprit Bumrah though feels the team won’t find it difficult to adjust to the new order. …

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‘Spare a thought for him’: Ex-IND opener compares ongoing turmoil in Indian cricket to ‘many of Dravid’s Test innings’ | Cricket

Former Indian cricketer Aakash Chopra urged fans to spare a thought for present Indian head coach Rahul Dravid, who has incurred a turbulent start to his coaching career, given the ongoing turmoil in Indian cricket.  The turmoil began a month after Kohli had stepped down as the T20I leader in November following the 2021 T20 …

‘Spare a thought for him’: Ex-IND opener compares ongoing turmoil in Indian cricket to ‘many of Dravid’s Test innings’ | Cricket Read More »

‘I am doubtful about him’: Gavaskar explains why Rohit Sharma should not replace Virat Kohli as India’s Test captain | Cricket

Despite being the vice-captain of the team, Rohit Sharma may not be the best candidate to replace Virat Kohli as its next leader in Tests, reckons the legendary Sunil Gavaskar. The former India captain has backed Rishabh Pant to succeed Kohli as India’s next Test captain for certain reasons, one of which is that the …

‘I am doubtful about him’: Gavaskar explains why Rohit Sharma should not replace Virat Kohli as India’s Test captain | Cricket Read More »

‘If given an opportunity…’: ODI vice-captain Bumrah opens up on prospects of leading Team India in Tests after Kohli | Cricket

Amid three popular choices for the position of Test captaincy in the Indian cricket team, pacer Jasprit Bumrah is slowly emerging as one of the likely candidates that the selectors might want to look at for the role after Virat Kohli had announced his decision to step down from the position last week. And the …

‘If given an opportunity…’: ODI vice-captain Bumrah opens up on prospects of leading Team India in Tests after Kohli | Cricket Read More »

Jasprit Bumrah reveals how Virat Kohli broke the news of stepping down as Test captain to Indian team: ‘We respect that’ | Cricket

Indian pacer Jasprit Bumrah opened up about Virat Kohli’s decision to step down from Test captaincy after India’s 2-1 Test series defeat against South Africa last week. Revealing that Kohli had talked to the team members regarding his decision to step down from the role, Bumrah remained tight-lipped on the proceedings, calling it a personal …

Jasprit Bumrah reveals how Virat Kohli broke the news of stepping down as Test captain to Indian team: ‘We respect that’ | Cricket Read More »

‘India are ranked No. 1 and so much of that is down to the hard edge he instilled’: Cook pays tribute to ‘captain’ Kohli | Cricket

Former England skipper Alastair Cook has paid a wonderful tribute to Virat Kohli, who on Saturday informed about his decision to step down as India’s Test captain. Kohli’s seven-year-long stint as India’s leader came to an end with this decision and during this time his contribution to Indian cricket has been immense – from taking …

‘India are ranked No. 1 and so much of that is down to the hard edge he instilled’: Cook pays tribute to ‘captain’ Kohli | Cricket Read More »

‘Captaincy is not anyone’s birthright’: Gambhir uses stern words for Kohli’s future; ‘his role doesn’t change one bit’ | Cricket

Former India opener Gautam Gambhir has opined that it is now time for Virat Kohli to focus on his batting, in the upcoming ODI series against South Africa, after quitting the Test Captaincy on Saturday. Kohli’s next assignment after the shocking decision will be his first after relinquishing the leadership role across all formats and …

‘Captaincy is not anyone’s birthright’: Gambhir uses stern words for Kohli’s future; ‘his role doesn’t change one bit’ | Cricket Read More »

WATCH: Pat Cummins’ gesture involving Usman Khawaja in post-Ashes celebrations breaks the internet, AUS batter reacts | Cricket

Usman Khawaja too lauded the classy act of his captain and in a tweet said that the team are heading in the right direction. After leading Australia to a 4-0 triumph in the just-concluded Ashes, captain Pat Cummins is now winning hearts off the pitch.  In a warm gesture, which has gone viral on social …

WATCH: Pat Cummins’ gesture involving Usman Khawaja in post-Ashes celebrations breaks the internet, AUS batter reacts | Cricket Read More »