Latest Cricket News Updates https://cricwaves.appspot.com Latest news from cricwaves.appspot.com (c)cricwaves.appspot.com en-gb Sat 08 May 2021 Kept myself positive when I was not playing the T20Is: Shikhar Dhawan https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/2rfOZlC7vW_drh-sevawcirc/kept-myself-positive-when-i-was-not-playing-the-t20is-shikhar-dhawan.html Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan stated that he was confident of performing in the ODIs because he remained in a positive frame of mind even when he was not in the playing XI for the T20Is. Dhawan top-scored for India with 98 in the team’s total of 317 for 5 in the first ODI. Virat Kohli, debutant Krunal Pandya and KL Rahul also hit fifties as India put up an impressive batting display. In response, England folded up for 251 despite Jonny Bairstow’s scintillating 94. With the 66-run win, India claimed the crucial 1-0 lead in the three-match series. BCCI nominates Rohit for Khel Ratna; Dhawan, Ishant, Deepti for Arjuna https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/yZLBnvLLLI_drh-sevawcirc/bcci-nominates-rohit-for-khel-ratna-dhawan-ishant-deepti-for-arjuna.html The BCCI has nominated Rohit Sharma for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award in the wake of his stellar performances across formats in 2019. Further, the names of Ishant Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan and Deepti Yadav have been shortlisted for the Arjuna Award. Willing to bat lower to accommodate Rohit, Shikhar, and Rahul, concedes Kohli https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/e5jrwWYuuU_drh-sevawcirc/willing-to-bat-lower-to-accommodate-rohit-shikhar-and-rahul-concedes-kohli.html Indian skipper Virat Kohli has stated he is willing to bat lower down the order to accommodate in-form openers Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, and KL Rahul in the team Ahead of Day-Night Test, Rahane posts picture sleeping with the pink ball; Kohli, Dhawan troll him https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/pvXPreoyg3_drh-sevawcirc/ahead-of-day-night-test-rahane-posts-picture-sleeping-with-the-pink-ball-kohli-dhawan-troll-him.html India’s Test vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane was light-heartedly trolled on social media by his captain Virat Kohli and batsman Shikhar Dhawan Rohit Sharma shines in 100th T20I as India level series at Rajkot https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/ETVJJbh4YG_drh-sevawcirc/rohit-sharma-shines-in-100th-t20i-as-india-level-series-at-rajkot.html Rohit Sharma celebrated his 100th T20I with a fantastic inning as India squared the three-match series against Bangladesh at Rajkot. Chasing a middling target of 154 First, fix your own country, then speak about others: Shikhar Dhawan slams Pak cricketers https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/92bCd8taS8_drh-sevawcirc/first-fix-your-own-country-then-speak-about-others-shikhar-dhawan-slams-pak-cricketers.html India’s limited-overs opener Shikhar Dhawan has hit out at Pakistan cricketers for speaking out about the situation in India and has advised them to look at their country first We ticked all the boxes: Dhawan analyses India's match-winning effort against Australia https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/8W29lt9g3c_drh-sevawcirc/we-ticked-all-the-boxes-dhawan-analyses-indias-match-winning-effort-against-australia.html Shikhar Dhawan continued his impressive run in ICC tournaments, blasting 117 from 109 balls as India outshone Australia by 36 runs in the World Cup 2019 Why Dhawan took a single instead of going for a big hit to complete maiden ton https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/zdkD6A781v_drh-sevawcirc/why-dhawan-took-a-single-instead-of-going-for-a-big-hit-to-complete-maiden-ton.html India opener Shikhar Dhawan returned to form with a blazing, unbeaten 97 as Delhi