Latest Cricket News Updates https://cricwaves.appspot.com Latest news from cricwaves.appspot.com (c)cricwaves.appspot.com en-gb Mon 08 Aug 2022 BCCI announces schedule for limited-overs series against Australia and South Africa at home https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/M3dEiXSaix_drh-sevawcirc/bcci-announces-schedule-for-limited-overs-series-against-australia-and-south-africa-at-home.html The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced the schedule for the white-ball series against Australia and South Africa, which will be played in India in September-October. India will take on Australia in 3 T20Is and South Africa in six white ball games before the T20 World Cup in Australia. Keen to contribute more to the team with the bat: Rishabh Pant https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/PjcznZoEKL_drh-sevawcirc/keen-to-contribute-more-to-the-team-with-the-bat-rishabh-pant.html Team India’s stand-in captain Rishabh Pant has admitted that he is keen to make a significant contribution with the bat during the upcoming tour of England. The 24-year-old had a poor T20I series against South Africa at home, which ended on Sunday following the abandonment of the final T20I in Bengaluru due to rain. You cannot judge a player on the basis of one or two games: Avesh Khan https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/lxHijlt1us_drh-sevawcirc/you-cannot-judge-a-player-on-the-basis-of-one-or-two-games-avesh-khan.html Indian fast bowler Avesh Khan has hailed head coach Rahul Dravid after his fine four-wicket haul in the Rajkot T20I against South Africa. There were a few critics who felt that Avesh should have been replaced after he went wicketless in the first three matches of the series. However, the Indian think tank stuck to him and the 25-year-old delivered with figures of 4 for 18. Tried quick leg breaks, but with a different seam position - Yuzvendra Chahal https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/9JVAnsVn8L_drh-sevawcirc/tried-quick-leg-breaks-but-with-a-different-seam-position-yuzvendra-chahal.html Indian leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal has stated that he tried to bowl quick leg breaks, but with a different seam position during the third T20I against South Africa on Tuesday. Having lost the first two matches, India were in a must-win position in Vizag. Defending a total of 179, Chahal claimed 3 for 20 as the hosts bowled out the visitors for 131 and registered a crucial 48-run victory. After 10-11 overs, we did not bowl well: Rishabh Pant on India’s loss in 2nd T20I https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/HXt9KwcB59_drh-sevawcirc/after-10-11-overs-we-did-not-bowl-well-rishabh-pant-on-indias-loss-in-2nd-t20i.html Team India skipper Rishabh Pant lamented that his side was at least 10-15 runs short, batting first after losing the toss in the 2nd T20I against South Africa on Sunday (June 12) in Cuttack. He added that the Men in Blue fought back well with the ball in the first half but lost their way after that. Wicket got better in the second innings: Rishabh Pant reacts to defeat in 1st T20I vs South Africa https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/M7uq6qFVAI_drh-sevawcirc/wicket-got-better-in-the-second-innings-rishabh-pant-reacts-to-defeat-in-1st-t20i-vs-south-africa.html Team India’s captain for the T20I series against South Africa, Rishabh Pant, lamented that the wicket in Delhi got better to bat on in the second innings, as a result of which their bowlers could not build much pressure. The 24-year-old, however, gave credit to Rassie van der Dussen and David Miller, whose unbeaten 131-run stand lifted the Proteas to a record win. Getting out of the bio-bubble is really very satisfying: Rishabh Pant ahead of South Africa T20Is https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/BIbmyuhWfQ_drh-sevawcirc/getting-out-of-the-bio-bubble-is-really-very-satisfying-rishabh-pant-ahead-of-south-africa-t20is.html India wicketkeeper batter Rishabh Pant has expressed relief at the fact that the home series against South Africa will be played without a bio-secure bubble in place. The BCCI has decided to do away with the bio-bubble for the five-match T20I series against South Africa, which will begin on June 9. Post COVID-19, most teams were forced to organize series’ in restricted environments keeping the safety of the players and fans in mind Quite obvious where we've gone wrong: KL Rahul after 0-3 defeat in ODIs in South Africa https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/dJ0ZNFwaNj_drh-sevawcirc/quite-obvious-where-weve-gone-wrong-kl-rahul-after-0-3-defeat-in-odis-in-south-africa.html Indian captain KL Rahul admitted after India’s 0-3 defeat at the hands of South Africa in the one-day series that the visitors were not good enough and went wrong in both the batting and bowling department. The hosts defeated the Men in Blue by four runs in the final ODI. Deepak Chahar played a brilliant knock of 54 in 34 balls to give India hope. However, in the end, he failed to take India over the line. Before the one-dayers, India conceded the Test series 1-2 despite taking the lead.