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KL Rahul can be the Best choice for the number four

KL Rahul can be the Best choice for the number four

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Who will bat at number four for India? It was a million dollar question before the start of ICC World Cup 2019. The race was on between Vijay Shankar and KL Rahul. Both showed their excessive talents in IPL 2019. Vijay Shankar was picked by the selectors for his all-around capability. But, in the second warm-up match against Bangladesh on 28th May 2019, a blistering knock from KL Rahul and a failure from Shankar cleared the path between them. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Dinesh Karthik was also a choice for the fourth spot, but it seems that Rahul finally made it clear. Rahul played a fantastic inning of 113 runs from 78 balls with 8 boundaries and 7 sixes. He started his innings at a very crucial stage when Bangladesh bowlers took a strong grasp over th...
SA vs PAK 3rd ODI Highlights: South Africa won by 13 runs (DLS Method)

SA vs PAK 3rd ODI Highlights: South Africa won by 13 runs (DLS Method)

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SA vs PAK 3rd ODI Highlights: South Africa won by 13 runs (DLS Method) Back to back wins for Proteas. They showed great exposure in batting. Pakistan won the toss and decided to bat first. Pakistan put a healthy total in first innings. They scored 317 runs with 6 wickets. A century (101 from 116 balls) from Imam-Ul-Haq, a half century (69 from 72 balls) from Babar Azam and a quick knock (51 from 45 balls) from Mohammad Hafeez put a fighting total on the board. Imad Wasim too played a little cameo in the end, scored 43 with just 23 runs and helped the score to reach beyond 300. South African bowlers were not effective much, Steyn and Rabada picked 2 wickets. Others went for too many runs. In the second innings, the rain affected the match badly and reduced the total to 175 runs in 33 o...
South Africa vs Pakistan 1st ODI: Pakistan won by 5 wickets

South Africa vs Pakistan 1st ODI: Pakistan won by 5 wickets

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Hasim Amla breaking the record of Virat Kohli South Africa vs Pakistan 1st ODI: Pakistan won by 5 wickets Pakistan won the first One Day match, after the Test Series whitewash against South Africa. They showed better confident exposure in the first match and won the match by 5 wickets and 5 balls in hand. After winning the toss South Africa choose to bat, they built a solid starting in front. Opener Hasim Amla scored a ton, he made 108 runs. With this century Amla beat the record of Virat Kohli, to make 27 centuries in ODIs in 167 matches, whereas the former did it in 169 matches. Though, beating the record with a century, his slow innings is one of the reasons for the defeat in the match. Van Der Dussen made quick 93 and helped South Africa to score 26...
South Africa vs Pakistan 3rd Test Highlights: SA won by 107 runs

South Africa vs Pakistan 3rd Test Highlights: SA won by 107 runs

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South Africa vs Pakistan 3rd Test Highlights: SA won by 107 runsSouth Africa beat Pakistan in the 3rd test also and won the series 3-0 quite comfortably. SA played dominatingly through the series to make a white wash to PAKs. South Africa choose batting after winning the toss and made 262 in their first innings.Aiden Markram made 90 in the opening, missed a century, de Bruyn made 49, missed his half century. Amla and Hamza made 41 each, but these knocks helped to put a healthy total in the board. Pakistan batting were again full of disappointment, none of them stand for long, Sarfraz Ahmed’s only 50 and some short innings put 185 in their first innings score.Duanne Olivier again delivered a nice bowling attack and picked 5 wickets. Philander got 3 wickets. In the second inn
India vs Australia 3rd Test: IND leads 2-1

India vs Australia 3rd Test: IND leads 2-1

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New Record for Kohli India vs Australia 3rd Test: IND leads 2-1 A great finish by Indian team, secured a lead of 2-1 in the 3rd Test on 30th Dec 2018. Australia were put to back foot by the first innings score from Indian team. India beat Australia by 137 runs to take the lead in the series. Finally, the Boxing day Test favours to India. In the first innings they put 443 runs with 7 wickets and declared their innings. Contributions from Mayank Agarwal, 76 runs, and from Cheteshwar Pujara, 106 runs build the root of a great score. Then 82 from Captain Kohli and 63 from Rohit Sharma helped the score to grow more. Among Australian bowlers Pat Cummins were most successful with his 3 wickets. Nathan Lyon can only manage to take 1 wicket in first innings. Au...