Latest Cricket News Updates http://m.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com Latest news from m.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com (c)m.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com en-gb Sat 08 Aug 2020 Can't wait to be back in India: Adam Gilchrist http://m.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/x6jS4ir8pv_drh-sevawcirc/cant-wait-to-be-back-in-india-adam-gilchrist.html Former India off-spinner Harbhajan Singh enjoyed playing against the Australians. In the 2001 home series in particular he was all over the Aussies, finishing with 32 wickets in three Tests to almost single-handedly win the series for India. He was especially successful against Ricky Ponting, who couldn't score a run against Harbhajan and dashing wicket-keeper batsman Adam Gilchrist. ICC ODI rankings: Kohli, Rohit retain top two slots http://m.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/sxFHufMP21_drh-sevawcirc/icc-odi-rankings-kohli-rohit-retain-top-two-slots.html India's captain and vice-captain Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma have retained the top two spots in the ICC ODI ranking for batsmen. Kohli is at the top position with 871 points followed by Rohit with 855. Pakistan's Babar Azam is at the number three spot with 829 points. Aakash Chopra rates current Test opening pairs, his top pick is a surprise http://m.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/Dbb04uB16U_drh-sevawcirc/aakash-chopra-rates-current-test-opening-pairs-his-top-pick-is-a-surprise.html Former India opener turned analyst Aakash Chopra recently discussed about the best opening pairs in Test cricket currently. Opening is considered one of the most challenging jobs in Test cricket. Over the years, Hayden-Langer, Smith-Gibbs and Sehwag-Gambhir have been highly successful openers for their respective countries. Don't know the reasons for banning me: Mohammad Azharuddin http://m.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/NwyE4IxVFo_drh-sevawcirc/dont-know-the-reasons-for-banning-me-mohammad-azharuddin.html The life ban of former India captain Mohammad Azharuddin may have been lifted after a court cleared him of all match-fixing charges. However, Azharuddin has now opened up in an interview about the dark phase of his life, stating that he doesn't know till date why he was banned in the first place. You cannot compare anyone in India with Ben Stokes: Gautam Gambhir http://m.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/bEb8zbye9h_drh-sevawcirc/you-cannot-compare-anyone-in-india-with-ben-stokes-gautam-gambhir.html Former India cricketer Gautam Gambhir has termed Ben Stokes as a player in a completely different league. According to Gambhir, no player comes close to Stokes on current form. Stokes hit a match-winning 176 in the second Test against West Indies to help the hosts level the series. Gambhir scored 313 runs and claimed nine wickets in the first two Tests. 2014 England failure a milestone in my career: Virat Kohli http://m.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/hd5a08zVHw_drh-sevawcirc/2014-england-failure-a-milestone-in-my-career-virat-kohli.html Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli has termed his disastrous tour of 2014 to England as a milestone in his career. Kohli, who went to England on a high, managed only 134 runs in 10 innings, and failed to cross the fifty mark even once. IPL should not be damaged, let the World Cup go to hell: Shoaib Akhtar slams BCCI http://m.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/j9Z3U7Z4mi_drh-sevawcirc/ipl-should-not-be-damaged-let-the-world-cup-go-to-hell-shoaib-akhtar-slams-bcci.html Former Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar has hit out at the BCCI, alleging the Indian cricket board had a hand in the postponement of the 2020 ICC T20 World Cup to pave the way for the Indian Premier League (IPL) to be held. Akhtar also expressed disappointment at the Asia Cup being cancelled. Indian pacers can knock over any top order: Brett Lee http://m.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/NinkBUrXWD_drh-sevawcirc/indian-pacers-can-knock-over-any-top-order-brett-lee.html Former Aussie paceman Brett Lee feels that India's pace bowling could make the big difference when they take on Australia during the upcoming series Down Under later in the year. India's pace trio of Jasprit Bumrah, Ishant Sharma and Mohammed Shami have formed one of most fearsome bowling attacks in the world.