Northern Knights vs Wellington Firebirds - Match 24

Author: Shreyas
16 Jan 2022 02:09:24
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Northern Knights vs Wellington Firebirds - 24th Match of Super Smash 2021-22, at Cobham Oval (New), Whangarei

Weather Forecast
Sunny - 28°C

1. TOURNAMENT STATS AND INFO

(i) Points Table Scenario

NK - 7 - 5w/1l/1nr (1st)
WF - 7 - 4w/3l (3rd)

(ii) Top Performers

NK

Joe Carter - 10th highest run scorer (174), Avg (34.80) - 6M/6I
Colin De Grandhomme - 11th highest run scorer (164), Avg (27.33) - 6M/6I
Katene Clarke - 23rd highest run scorer (122), Avg (30.50) - 5M/5I
Jeet Raval - 26th highest run scorer (114), Avg (19) - 7M/7I
Tim Seifert - 28th highest run scorer (99), Avg (19.80) - 6M/6I

Anurag Verma - 5th highest wicket taker (11), Avg (14), SR (11.5) - 7M/6I
Scott Kuggeleijn - 13th highest wicket taker (8), Avg (19), SR (11.7) - 6M/5I
Joe Walker - 13th highest wicket taker (8), Avg (13), SR (11.2) - 6M/5I
Frederick Walker - 23rd highest wicket taker (5), Avg (11.60), SR (12.4) - 3M/3I
Ish Sodhi - 23rd highest wicket taker (5), Avg (18.60), SR (19.2) - 4M/4I
Matthew Fisher - 23rd highest wicket taker (5), Avg (20.4), SR (18) - 5M/4I

WF

Michael Bracewell - 2nd highest run scorer (265), Avg (88.33) - 6M/6I
Finn Allen - 9th highest run scorer (181), Avg (25.85) - 7M/7I
Logan Van Beek - 17th highest run scorer (137), Avg (34.25) - 7M/5I
Tim Robinson - 21st highest run scorer (131), Avg (18.71) - 7M/7I
Troy Johnson - 24th highest run scorer (122), Avg (24.40) - 6M/6I

Ben Sears - 8th highest wicket taker (9), Avg (19), SR (13) - 6M/6I
Logan Van Beek - 16th highest wicket taker (7), Avg (30), SR (22.2) - 7M/7I
Hamish Bennett - 20th highest wicket taker (6), Avg (37.16), SR (25) - 7M/7I
Peter Younghusband - 23rd highest wicket taker (5), Avg (23.6), SR (21.6) - 6M/6I
Michael Bracewell - 23rd highest wicket taker (5), Avg (25.8), SR (22.8) - 6M/6I
Nathan Smith - 29th highest wicket taker (4), Avg (36), SR (19.5) - 7M/5I

2. VENUE AND PITCH INFO

Venue - Cobham Oval (New), Whangarei

(i) Total Matches - T20s

Overall - 12 (Only 2 Men's T20s)

Avg 1st Innings - 149
Avg 2nd Innings - 141

Highest total - 172/8 (Northern Knights vs Canterbury Kings - 14th November'2015)

(ii) Performance of both teams on this ground

NK - 2 - 1w/1l
WF - Not Played Yet

(iii) Recent Matches on this venue

1) Northern Knights vs Canterbury Kings - 14th November'2015
172/8 vs 160/6 (NK won by 12 runs)

Tim Seifert - 18(13)
Scott Kuggeleijn - 1w

Pacers - 7w+4w=11w
Spinners - 0w+2w=2w

2) Canterbury Kings vs Northern Knights - 28th January'2007
125/4 vs 123/8 (CK won by 2 runs)

Hamish Bennett - 0w

Pacers - 3w+5w=8w
Spinners - 1w+2w=3w

3. HEAD TO HEAD

(i) Overall
30 - 16w/14l (In favour of NK)

(ii) Last 5 Matches
5 - 3w/2l (In favour of WF)

(iii) On This Venue
Not Played Yet

(iv) Recent Head to Head Matches

1) Wellington Firebirds vs Northern Knights - 9th January'2021
185/7 vs 105/10 (WF won by 80 runs)

Finn Allen - 75(39)
Devon Conway - 45(35)
Tom Blundell - 22(20)
Michael Bracewell - 4w
James Neesham - 3w
Hamish Bennett - 2w
Rachin Ravindra - 1w
Tim Seifert - 53(41)
Joe Walker - 2w
Scott Kuggeleijn - 2w
Brett Hampton - 1w
Matthew Fisher - 1w

2) Northern Knights vs Wellington Firebirds - 1st January'2021
148/6 vs 152/1 (WF won by 9 wkts)

Tim Seifert - 46(46)
Brett Hampton - 28(22)
Scott Kuggeleijn - 18(13)* & 1w
Finn Allen - 91(50)*
Rachin Ravindra - 40(31)* & 1w
Devon Conway - 13(15)
James Neesham - 2w
Logan Van Beek - 1w
Hamish Bennett - 1w
Peter Younghusband - 1w

3) Wellington Firebirds vs Northern Knights - 3rd January'2020
188/4 vs 136/10 (WF won by 52 runs)

James Neesham - 40(29)* & 1w
Rachin Ravindra - 39(20) & 1w
Michael Bracewell - 15(15)
Hamish Bennett - 3w
Ollie Newton - 2w
Logan Van Beek - 1w
Tim Seifert - 35(28)
Brett Hampton - 14(11)
Anurag Verma - 13(10)
Scott Kuggeleijn - 1w
Brett Randell - 1w

4) Wellington Firebirds vs Northern Knights - 1st January'2020
161/8 vs 162/5 (NK won by 5 wkts)

Devon Conway - 32(23)
Jamie Gibson - 28(18)
Rachin Ravindra - 19(15) & 1w
James Neesham - 16(18) & 1w
Ollie Newton - 2w
Hamish Bennett - 1w
Tim Seifert - 30(32)
Ish Sodhi - 3w
Brett Randell - 3w
Anurag Verma - 1w

(v) Top Performers from current squads when both these sides meet

NK

Tim Seifert - 8th highest run scorer (259), Avg (25.90) - 13M/11I

Ish Sodhi - 5th highest wicket taker (13), Avg (22.5), SR (21.23) - 12M/12I
Scott Kuggeleijn - 5th highest wicket taker (13), Avg (32.08), SR (21.23) - 13M/13I
Tim Southee - 11th highest wicket taker (10), Avg (17), SR (15.2) - 7M/7I

WF

Tom Blundell - 13th highest run scorer (216), Avg (36) - 7M/7I
Devon Conway - 14th highest run scorer (211), Avg (30.14) - 7M/7I

Hamish Bennett - 8th highest wicket taker (11), Avg (21.91), SR (19.55) - 10M/10I
Ollie Newton - 13th highest wicket taker (8), Avg (14), SR (11.25) - 4M/4I
James Neesham - 13th highest wicket taker (8), Avg (15.25), SR (12) - 5M/5I

(vi) Toss Based Analysis (H2H)

Northern Knights (NK)

1. Bharat Popli
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

2. Henry Cooper
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 9(10)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

3. Jeet Raval
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 10(10)

4. Joe Carter
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 32(21), 0(2)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 9(9)*, 0(1), 5(6)

5. Kane Williamson
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

6. Katene Clarke
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 7(5), 0(2)

7. Brett Hampton
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 5(3), 9(11), 0(1), 28(22)&0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0(2), 8(9), 14(11), 3(5)&1w

8. Colin De Grandhomme
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

9. Joe Walker
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 2w

10. Mitchell Santner
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 22(13)*&0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w

11. Kristian Clarke
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

12. Peter Bocock
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 29(23)*, 1(2)*, 9(9)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

13. Tim Seifert
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0(2), 29(27), 46(28), 46(46)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 3(9), 30(32), 35(28), 53(41)

14. Anurag Verma
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 3w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w, 10(11)&1w, 1w, 13(10)&0w

15. Tim Southee
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

16. Trent Boult
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

17. Neil Wagner
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

18. Ish Sodhi
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w, 0w, 2w, 2w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 51(36)&2w, 3w, 0w

19. Frederick Walker
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

20. Brett Randell
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w, 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w, 3w, 1w

21. Matthew Fisher
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w

22. Scott Kuggeleijn
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w, 1w, 1w, 18(13)*&1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w, 10(7)&1w, 2w

23. Zak Gibson
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w, 0w, 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 9(8)&0w

Wellington Firebirds (WF)

1. Finn Allen
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 75(39)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 91(50)*

2. Troy Johnson
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 4(11)

3. Luke Georgeson
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

4. Michael Bracewell
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 56(28)*, 9(10), 15(15), 6(7)&4w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 17(18), 6(5), 9(9)

5. Jamie Gibson
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 28(18), 13(8)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

6. Nathan Smith
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

7. Logan Van Beek
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w, 0w, 1w, 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w, 1w, 1w

8. Hamish Bennett
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 2w, 1w, 3w, 2w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w, 0w, 0w, 1w, 0w, 1w

9. Tim Robinson
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

10. Ben Sears
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w

11. Peter Younghusband
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w, 1w

12. Nick Greenwood
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

13. Jakob Bhula
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

14. Ollie Newton
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 2w, 2w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w, 3w

15. Callum McLachlan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

16. Michael Snedden
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

17. Rachin Ravindra
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 19(15)&1w, 39(20)&1w, 6(4)&1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 40(31)*&1w

18. James Neesham
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 16(18)&1w, 40(29)*&1w, 5(5)&3w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 22(13)&1w, 2w

19. Ian McPeake
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w

20. Tom Blundell
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 4(9), 22(20)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 63(42), 69(43)*, 20(17), 38(21)

21. Devon Conway
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 32(23), 9(10), 45(35)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 53(36), 45(23), 14(15), 13(15)

4. SQUAD INFO WITH DETAILING

A) NORTHERN KNIGHTS (NK) SQUAD:

Probable XI

1) Tim Seifert - RHB, WK
Last 10 - 10, 9, 1, 8, 15, 14, 14, 17, 13

2) Jeet Raval - LHB, Legbreak
Last 10 - 11, 0, 97, 66*, 0, 0, 3, 33, 74, 89

3) Joe Carter - RHB
Last 10 - 32, 2, 105*, 32, 13, 75*, 20, 52, 20, 74*

4) Brett Hampton - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 0r 1w, 11r 1w, 11r 1w, 0w, 1w, 21r 0w, 23r 2w, 0w, 63r 1w, 4r 0w, 2r 0w

5) Henry Cooper - RHB
Last 10 - 3, 4, 9*, 25*, 7, 3, 24, 19, 52, 200, 6

6) Colin De Grandhomme - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 86, 126r 0w, 1w, 53r 0w, 4, 6, 7r 1w, 21r 1w, 15r 2w

7) Mitchell Santner - LHB, LAO
Last 10 - 2w, 74r 2w, 2w, 3w, 0w, 1w, 0w, 0w, 0w, 1w

8) Scott Kuggeleijn - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 0w, 15r 0w, 0w, 3w, 6r 0w, 4w, 14r 1w, 8, 11r 1w, 0w, 10r 1w, 2w

9 Anurag Verma - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 11r 2w, 3w, 1w, 8r 2w, 1w, 22r 2w, 9r 0w, 0w, 1w

10) Ish Sodhi - RHB, Legbreak
Last 10 - 1w, 13r 0w, 2w, 2w, 0w, 1w, 0w, 0w, 1w, 1w

11) Joe Walker - RHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 1w, 0w, 1w, 0w, 3w, 4w, 0w, 1w, 11r 1w, 4w, 27r 3w

BENCH

12) Trent Boult - RHB, LF
Last 10 - 7r 2w, 0w, 1w, 0w, 2w, 2w, 0w, 3w, 2w, 2w

13) Brett Randell - RHB, RM
Last 10 - 1w, 50r 5w, 2w, 4w, 3w, 0w, 1w, 0w, 2w, 1w, 2w, 3w

14) Katene Clarke - RHB, RMF
Last 10 - 32*, 11, 49, 2, 1, 82, 6, 31, 4, 13

15) Peter Bocock - RHB, WK
Last 10 - 5, 13*, 20, 28, 21, 28, 14, 22, 2, 22, 5

16) Tim Southee - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 0w, 0w, 5w, 3w, 3w, 1w, 0w, 1w, 2w, 2w, 1w, 1w

17) Kane Williamson - RHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 18, 24, 85, 5, 40*, 28, 0, 33*, 25, 37

18) Neil Wagner - LHB, LFM
Last 10 - 2w, 1w, 1w, 3w, 25r 1w, 10r 2w, 32r 2w, 0w, 1w, 17r 4w, 1w, 2w, 0w, 19r 2w, 2w, 66r 0w, 3w, 2w, 4w

19) Frederick Walker - LHB, LAO
Last 10 - 0w, 2w, 3w, 2w, 0w, 0w, 1w, 0w, 0w

20) Zak Gibson - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 4w, 0w, 0w, 2w, 3w, 22r 3w, 3w, 10r 1w, 9r 0w, 1w, 3w

21) Matthew Fisher - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 1w, 1w, 2w, 0w, 0w, 1w, 2w, 3w, 1w

22) Bharat Popli - RHB
Last 10 - 2, 86, 1, 2, 38, 50, 40, 57*, 0, 16, 6, 23, 56

23) Kristian Clarke - RHB, RM
Last 10 - 7r 1w, 46r 4w, 9r 2w, 4r 0w, 21r 1w, 7r 0w, 21r 1w, 1w

Safe C/VC choices
Scott Kuggeleijn, Jeet Raval

B) WELLINGTON FIREBIRDS (WF) SQUAD:

Probable XI

1) Finn Allen - RHB, WK
Last 10 - 4, 68, 0, 86, 32, 0, 8, 20, 0, 23

2) Tim Robinson - RHB, RM
Last 10 - 0, 18, 65, 9, 32, 5, 2

3) Troy Johnson - RHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 4, 12*, 8, 84, 18, 24, 88, 10, 54, 73

4) Michael Bracewell - LHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 141r 0w, 18r 2w, 30r 2w, 10r 1w, 1r 0w, 58r 0w, 39r 3w, 20r 0w, 4, 27r 3w

5) James Neesham - LHB, RMF
Last 10 - 5r 1w, 0w, 4r 2w, 3, 3r 0w, 13r 0w, 27r 1w, 1w, 35r 1w

6) Jakob Bhula - RHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 0w, 38, 9r 0w, 21r 1w, 27, 0, 29, 2, 6, 11, 13

7) Nathan Smith - RHB, RMF
Last 10 - 2, 0w, 47r 1w, 14, 38r 1w, 0, 28r 1w, 6r 0w, 25r 1w, 44r 0w, 4r 2w

8) Logan Van Beek - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 37r 0w, 1w, 3w, 19r 0w, 1w, 1w, 2r 1w, 22r 2w, 61r 1w

9) Hamish Bennett - LHB, RFM
Last 10 - 1w, 0w, 0w, 1w, 1w, 2w, 0w, 1w, 2w, 2w

10) Ollie Newton - LHB, RFM
Last 10 - 0w, 3w, 1w, 9r 1w, 25r 2w, 11r 1w, 10r 1w, 2w, 0w, 0w, 3w, 14r 2w

11) Peter Younghusband - RHB, Legbreak
Last 10 - 2w, 0w, 1w, 1w, 1w, 21r 0w, 8r 0w, 3w, 1w, 15r 0w, 11r 1w, 0w

BENCH

12) Luke Georgeson - LHB, RMF
Last 10 - 51, 56, 1, 0, 44, 30, 28r 0w, 4, 1, 15, 1

13) Nick Greenwood - RHB
Last 10 - 9, 14, 23, 26, 9, 21, 14, 13, 4, 10r 0w, 102, 0r 0w, 40r 0w

14) Jamie Gibson - RHB, RMF
Last 10 - 21, 22*, 2*, 5, 2, 10, 0r 0w, 21r 1w, 22*, 1, 23r 0w, 6r 0w, 25r 2w

15) Callum McLachlan - RHB, WK
Last 10 - 0, 25, 0, 0, 23, 15, 3

16) Michael Snedden - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 7r 1w, 0w, 16r 3w, 0w, 0w, 0w, 3w, 1w, 1w, 3w, 0w, 0w, 1w, 0w, 2w

17) Rachin Ravindra - LHB, LAO
Last 10 - 46r 0w, 4r 0w, 18r 3w, 13r 0w, 18r 0w, 7, 26r 1w, 70r 1w, 11r 1w, 17r 1w, 0r 0w, 20r 1w, 10r 3w

18) Ben Sears - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 2w, 0w, 0w, 1w, 3w, 15r 0w, 2w, 1w, 1w, 0w, 7r 5w, 2w

19) Ian McPeake - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 5r 0w, 0w, 15r 2w, 1w, 2w, 0w, 2w, 1w, 0w, 2w, 0w, 1w, 0w, 2w, 1w

20) Tom Blundell - RHB, Offbreak, WK
Last 10 - 53, 8, 0, 13, 2, 13, 17, 0, 22*, 4, 30*, 6, 2, 34

21) Devon Conway - LHB, RM, WK
Last 10 - 46, 36*, 17, 1, 2*, 27, 20, 12, 22, 34

Safe C/VC choices
Michael Bracewell, Finn Allen

Differential GL C/VC choices

NK - Colin De Grandhomme, Ish Sodhi, Brett Hampton, Joe Walker
Risky - Joe Carter, Henry Cooper

WF - Luke Georgeson, Logan Van Beek, Nathan Smith
Risky - Jamie Gibson, Troy Johnson

 

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Sat, 09 Mar 2024 07:14:15 GMT
Bumrah took charge of India in his absence
Fri, 08 Mar 2024 14:12:05 GMT
Shoaib Bashir is England's best bowler on the day, which ends with India comfortably ahead by 255 runs with two first-innings wickets in hand
Fri, 08 Mar 2024 13:00:34 GMT
Spin coach praises Bashir for overcoming illness, as he and Hartley keep fighting with the ball
Thu, 07 Mar 2024 14:20:40 GMT
The India left-arm spinner has had a quietly devastating series and proved to be the difference once more in Dharamsala
Thu, 07 Mar 2024 02:10:27 GMT
ESPNcricinfo understands that the India batter will also take a call on his international future soon
Wed, 06 Mar 2024 21:42:43 GMT
As Stokes himself acknowledged, "3-2 sounds better than 3-1 or 4-1", so another high-octane contest ought to be in prospect
Wed, 06 Mar 2024 14:24:01 GMT
India captain also reflected on the unusual paths both his career and R Ashwin's have gone, with the latter set to play his 100th Test
Wed, 06 Mar 2024 11:40:30 GMT
Cameron Green makes big strides as Jaiswal edges into top ten among batters
Wed, 06 Mar 2024 11:02:15 GMT
Bashir and Hartley both retained in spite of expectation of seam-friendly conditions in Dharamsala
Tue, 05 Mar 2024 13:35:36 GMT
He picks out the 2012-13 home-series defeat to England as one of the major turning points in his career
Tue, 05 Mar 2024 11:45:32 GMT
The England batter explains why Ashwin is such a challenging bowler to face in Test cricket
Tue, 05 Mar 2024 09:54:30 GMT
England's latest caps centurion looks to finish India series on a high in Dharamsala
Sat, 02 Mar 2024 14:08:24 GMT
ESPNcricinfo understands that Steyn has pulled out of the tournament for personal reasons
Fri, 01 Mar 2024 12:18:49 GMT
The inter-zonal tournament of five three-day matches will be played in Pune between March 28 and April 11
Thu, 29 Feb 2024 09:43:23 GMT
Washington Sundar was released from the squad to play the Ranji Trophy semi-final for Tamil Nadu against Mumbai
Thu, 29 Feb 2024 10:30:55 GMT
While their abilities were not in question, it is understood that their decision to practically make themselves unavailable for India has not sat well with the selectors
Thu, 29 Feb 2024 09:51:26 GMT
Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, Jasprit Bumrah and Ravindra Jadeja have been retained in the top category
Wed, 28 Feb 2024 18:46:54 GMT
It is understood that Lucknow Super Giants are aware of his progress and are optimistic about his availability in the IPL
Wed, 28 Feb 2024 09:52:53 GMT
Hazlewood back into the top ten in T20I rankings while Scholtz, Erasmus of Namibia dazzle too
Wed, 28 Feb 2024 09:27:39 GMT
India Women head coach particularly wants to create a pool of fast bowlers from the WPL
Tue, 27 Feb 2024 13:39:35 GMT
Ishan Kishan turned up for the Reserve Bank of India in the DY Patil T20 tournament
Tue, 27 Feb 2024 04:50:38 GMT
He is also unlikely to play the 2024 T20 World Cup in the Caribbean and USA
Tue, 27 Feb 2024 07:41:55 GMT
His comments follow BCCI's warning that players will face "severe implications" if they skip Tests and domestic games to be ready for IPL
Tue, 27 Feb 2024 07:39:18 GMT
Bashir's two-in-two after lunch opened up the game, but in the end, England's second-innings collapse meant that they didn't have enough to play with
Mon, 26 Feb 2024 16:22:19 GMT
"During the Bengal game, I shouted at 17th player, and he complained to his dad who is a politician"
Mon, 26 Feb 2024 16:21:24 GMT
Ishan Kishan and Shreyas Iyer are also set to feature in the tournament
Mon, 26 Feb 2024 10:24:59 GMT
England captain praises young spin attack despite India inflicting first series defeat of his tenure
Sun, 25 Feb 2024 14:52:19 GMT
Ashwin says the lack of bounce on the surface meant he had to adopt a different approach in Ranchi
Sun, 25 Feb 2024 13:26:54 GMT
India's spinners came to the party on day three in Ranchi after their wicketkeeper dug them out of a hole
Sun, 25 Feb 2024 13:06:16 GMT
Offspinner dedicates five-wicket haul to late grandfathers as he braces for fourth-innings challenge
Sat, 24 Feb 2024 12:32:37 GMT
Backs England to seize chance to square series, after Bashir's stellar display
Sat, 24 Feb 2024 12:09:37 GMT
India trail by 134 runs in the first innings with only three wickets in hand
Sat, 24 Feb 2024 12:37:40 GMT
Bhatia and Harmanpreet steered Mumbai's chase after Capsey and Rodrigues helped Delhi set a target of 172
Fri, 23 Feb 2024 16:01:32 GMT
India's debutant fast bowler picked up three wickets with the new ball to put India on top
Fri, 23 Feb 2024 15:13:56 GMT
India fast bowler has been missing in action since the final of the ODI World Cup in November 2023
Fri, 23 Feb 2024 12:23:53 GMT
First-day century rescues England after five-wicket morning to post 302 for 7 at the close
Fri, 23 Feb 2024 12:15:29 GMT
Veteran batter stepped in and took control shepherding his team from 112 for 5 to 302 for 7 by stumps
Fri, 23 Feb 2024 06:43:41 GMT
BCCI released the schedule only for the first 21 matches, till April 7, as the dates for India's general elections aren't out yet
Thu, 22 Feb 2024 14:38:04 GMT
England haven't lost a Test series since Stokes and McCullum took over but that could change in Ranchi
Wed, 21 Feb 2024 10:31:38 GMT
He is believed to have batted without any discomfort but did not keep wickets
Tue, 20 Feb 2024 17:37:42 GMT
He had opted out of the ongoing Tests against England due to personal reasons
Tue, 20 Feb 2024 17:33:33 GMT
KL Rahul is set to miss the fourth Test as well, while his participation in the final Test in Dharamsala is subject to fitness
Tue, 20 Feb 2024 14:56:20 GMT
Iyer has been ruled out due to back spasms, while Dube will miss out because of a side strain
Tue, 20 Feb 2024 10:25:35 GMT
Former Bengal captain requests BCCI to take steps to increase the significance of the Ranji Trophy
Thu, 22 Feb 2024 08:58:10 GMT
England coach unconcerned by form of Jonny Bairstow and Joe Root ahead of must-win Ranchi Test
Mon, 19 Feb 2024 12:34:40 GMT
A veteran for Vidarbha, he is the only Indian batter to have scored fifty or more in his lone ODI appearance
Mon, 19 Feb 2024 05:01:34 GMT
Sarfaraz Khan played the perfect supporting act in a stand of 172 off 26.2 overs with Jaiswal to set up India's 2-1 series lead
Mon, 19 Feb 2024 03:07:11 GMT
Ashwin took the field at the start of the third session of play on the fourth day
Sun, 18 Feb 2024 17:51:43 GMT
England captain questions Zak Crawley's second-innings lbw dismissal
Sun, 18 Feb 2024 16:44:51 GMT
"I know how important every innings is and that's why I work hard in practice and every innings counts for me"
Sun, 18 Feb 2024 16:44:07 GMT
They lead England 2-1 having stayed calm in the face of an early onslaught in Rajkot
Sun, 18 Feb 2024 14:21:08 GMT
England captain ignores criticism of approach, while his return to bowling draws nearer
Sun, 18 Feb 2024 13:33:35 GMT
Despite the absence of Ashwin on the third day in Rajkot, India proceeded to seal their biggest Test win
Sun, 18 Feb 2024 08:07:46 GMT
Non-participation in domestic cricket will lead to "severe implications", secretary Jay Shah has said
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