Latest Cricket News Updates https://cricwaves.appspot.com Latest news from cricwaves.appspot.com (c)cricwaves.appspot.com en-gb Fri 24 Jun 2022 They told that these moments define you: Jemimah Rodrigues on chat with Rohit Sharma and Rishabh Pant during tough phase https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/CCvQYlyPF6_drh-sevawcirc/they-told-that-these-moments-define-you-jemimah-rodrigues-on-chat-with-rohit-sharma-and-rishabh-pant-during-tough-phase.html Indian batter Jemimah Rodrigues has revealed that she had a chat with Indian men’s stars Rohit Sharma and Rishabh Pant while she was going through a tough phase in her career. 21-year-old Rodrigues was the Player of the Match in India Women’s win over Sri Lanka Women in the 1st T20I in Dambulla on Thursday (June 23). 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. Hardik Pandya named captain for Ireland T20Is; KL Rahul likely to miss Birmingham Test https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/pFA2McE2Fb_drh-sevawcirc/hardik-pandya-named-captain-for-ireland-t20is-kl-rahul-likely-to-miss-birmingham-test.html Team India all-rounder Hardik Pandya has been named captain of the Indian team for the two-match T20I series against Ireland, which will be played in Dublin on June 26 and 28. Pandya has been rewarded for a magnificent IPL 2022 season during which he led debutant franchise Gujarat Titans (GT) to title triumph. The 28-year-old led from the front, scoring 487 runs and claiming eight wickets. 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. They should have played me: Shoaib Akhtar says 2011 World Cup semi-final loss to India still haunts him https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/Vl8UqtQntN_drh-sevawcirc/they-should-have-played-me-shoaib-akhtar-says-2011-world-cup-semi-final-loss-to-india-still-haunts-him.html Former Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar has lamented that the team’s 2011 World Cup loss to India in the semi-finals in Mohali still haunts him. According to the 46-year-old, although he was deemed unfit, he feels he should have played the match since he had shown enough signs of being ready in the warm-ups. 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.