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India Creates New Record for Most Consecutive Test Wins at Home

India Creates New Record for Most Consecutive Test Wins at Home

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(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Team India registered a big Test win against Proteas by an innings and 137 runs, and it settles the series by 2-0 win for India over South Africa. With this series win, India recorded the most number of consecutive Test series win at home. It is the consecutive 11th time that India remains unbeaten in Test series. Before this, Australia had that record of getting 10 times consecutive Test series win at their home. Australia did it twice. Congratulations to #TeamIndia on winning 11 series back to back at home! Incredible consistency shown by the boys to achieve this record. Well played.#INDvsSA pic.twitter.com/9EBVjt95ll — Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) October 13, 2019 But from 2012 India has not registered a single test
IND vs SA 2nd Test: Kohli smashed his career-best Test score

IND vs SA 2nd Test: Kohli smashed his career-best Test score

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India put on a huge total of 601/5 and declared in the first innings against South Africa with the help of Virat Kohli’s unbeaten 254 in Pune. The Indian captain scored his career-best highest score in Test cricket on Friday in Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium. With this score, Kohli becomes the first Indian captain to score 250+ runs in a Test inning. His previous best was 243 against Lankans in 2017. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); He also smashed the record of getting most numbers of double tons in Test Cricket and surpassing Sachin Tendulkar and Virender Sehwag, he scored seven two hundred against six different opponents. As a captain, he also scored 40 test tons just followed by the highest record of Ricky Ponting. He became also the fastest 21
ICC charged Shannon Gabriel on his comment

ICC charged Shannon Gabriel on his comment

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Shannon Gabriel made some taunting comments recently to The England Captain Joe Root in the ongoing Test match in St. Lucia Park. In the third and last test match, Shannon commented ‘Homophobic’ to Root, which was although not clear to the stump mics also was pending for ICC to take some decision. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Today, ICC charged Windies pacer Shannon Gabriel on his comments with a breach article 2.13 by the ICC Code of conduct. The charge was handed by match umpires to the match referee Jeff Crowe. Until the proceedings concluded, ICC will not comment any more regarding the topic. Shannon Gabriel has been charged with a breach Article 2.13 of the ICC Code of Conduct. The charge, which was laid by match umpires, will now be dealt with by Ma
Nothing wrong with being gay: Joe Root

Nothing wrong with being gay: Joe Root

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In the ongoing test series of England against West Indies, England Captain Joe Root heard a ‘Homophobic’ taunt from pacer Shannon Gabriel during the third test. Then Root was heard in reply with the taunt, "don't use it as an insult. There's nothing wrong with being gay,” after Gabriel tried to sledge the English batsman. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); It is not known what was the exact comment was, as the stump mic unable to pick that up. Umpires also warned the Windies pacer for these conversations. At the end of the day, Root did not reveal what was the exact comment was but he exclaimed that he “might regret” for what he said on the field. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Root was happy to leave the topic down, he did not
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 4th Test Highlights: Match Draw, India Won Series

India vs Australia 4th Test Highlights: Match Draw, India Won Series

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Cheteshwar Pujara, Player of the series and match India vs Australia 4th Test Highlights: Match Draw, India Won SeriesIts been a great final battle between these two cricketing nations, but the result of this fourth test became draw as unfortunate weather. But, as India took a lead before in the series so they won the series by 2-1. Its an historical moment for Team India as no other Asian country can beat Australia in test series in their den. India also tried every year but ultimately the dream comes true in this time.India played overall well in every match to withstand Aussies in their ground. In this match, India won the toss and elected to bat first.Indian openers started strongly, Mayank Agarwal again scored a brilliant 77 top the order. But, aft...
India vs Australia: Expected Indian playing XI for the fourth Test

India vs Australia: Expected Indian playing XI for the fourth Test

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India vs Australia: Expected Indian playing XI for the fourth Test The Border-Gavaskar series enters in it’s final encounter, India now has a big chance to snatch the trophy from the Hosts. Having a 2-1 lead, India are looking to make it 3-1 to write the history in Australia. But, injuries worrying the whole team to pick their best eleven for the last match. First of all, pace attack spearhead Ishant Sharma has some major issues with his rib cage. He was not enlisted in the 13-member list. Umesh Yadav was included in that list replacing Sharma. But, the main worry with the ace spinner Ashwin, he is not fully fit to play the match. Indian team management is not taking Kuldeep Yadav in the list, as Captain Kohli is depending on Hanuma Vihari as he bowled in good areas in last match, he is a
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...
Pakistan vs South Africa Test: SA won by 6 wickets

Pakistan vs South Africa Test: SA won by 6 wickets

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Pakistan vs South Africa Test: SA won by 6 wickets It’s been a great test where visitors are defeated by 6 wickets, having won the toss decided to bat first. SA leads the series 1-0 by beating PAK in 3rd day of this 1st Test. PAK in the 1st innings managed to get only 181 runs on the board with the help of Babar Azam’s 71 knock. Other batsmen were unable to stand in front of SA bowling. Duanne Olivier was the mastermind behind the PAK destruction. He took 6 wickets from 37 runs only. Kagiso Rabada also made an impact with 3 wickets to his name. In the 1st innings batting of SA they made 223 with 10 wickets. Temba Bavuma made half century 53 runs. De Bruyn was playing well on 29 but unfortunately went by Amir. With a lead SA came to bowl in second innings and again made a
India vs Australia: India announces playing XI for the Melbourne Test

India vs Australia: India announces playing XI for the Melbourne Test

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India vs Australia: India announces playing XI for the Melbourne Test The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced the playing XI for the Melbourne Test versus Australia, where they've dropped both openers Murali Vijay and KL Rahul. India's ODI specialist Rohit Sharma and all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja have returned from injury and will be seen in this match, and Mayank Agarwal is set to make his Test debut. With the four-Test series tied on 1-1, many aspects are riding on the Boxing Day showdown at the Melbourne Cricket Ground where up to 90,000 fans are expected, and India can't afford another top order flop. Murali Vijay and KL Rahul scored just 95 runs between them in eight innings across the opening two Tests in Adelaide and Perth. They have paid the price with debutant...