Latest Cricket News Updates https://cricwaves.appspot.com Latest news from cricwaves.appspot.com (c)cricwaves.appspot.com en-gb Tue 30 Nov 2021 I'm surprised that he took it: Ricky Ponting on Rahul Dravid accepting Team India coaching job https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/KZ3hkUL58z_drh-sevawcirc/im-surprised-that-he-took-it-ricky-ponting-on-rahul-dravid-accepting-team-india-coaching-job.html Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting has expressed surprised at Rahul Dravid’s decision to take over as the head coach of the Indian team considering that he has a young family. Dravid’s coaching stint with the Indian team began with the first T20I of the three-match series against New Zealand in Jaipur on Wednesday. India won the match by five wickets following a mini-stutter. Players were a bit distracted: Vikram Rathour on Ravi Shastri testing COVID positive https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/RI4uhgDzt5_drh-sevawcirc/players-were-a-bit-distracted-vikram-rathour-on-ravi-shastri-testing-covid-positive.html Indian batting coach Vikram Rathour admitted that the team was a bit distracted ahead of Day 4 of The Oval Test after they came to know that their head coach Ravi Shastri had tested positive for COVID-19. The BCCI informed on Sunday that the medical team had isolated Shastri, bowling coach Bharat Arun, fielding coach R Sridhar, and physiotherapist Nitin Patel as a precautionary measure after the head coach’s lateral flow test returned positive on Saturday evening. Following 0-3 drubbing in South Africa, Australia’s search for finisher continues https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/tgESwDx2l3_drh-sevawcirc/following-0-3-drubbing-in-south-africa-australias-search-for-finisher-continues.html Australia’s head coach Justin Langer has stated that Australia is on the constant lookout for a match-changing finisher in the ODI format. In the absence of the same, they are struggling for ‘No need to panic’: Despite Wellington reverse, Ravi Shastri confident of team fightback https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/2wRFXWjGJW_drh-sevawcirc/no-need-to-panic-despite-wellington-reverse-ravi-shastri-confident-of-team-fightback.html Team India head coach Ravi Shastri played down all worries regarding the team following the defeat in the first Test against Wellington by 10 wickets Never lost my swing, blaming Greg Chappell was a cover- up: Irfan Pathan https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/AImN1OVkdi_drh-sevawcirc/never-lost-my-swing-blaming-greg-chappell-was-a-cover-up-irfan-pathan.html Recently retired cricketer Irfan Pathan has finally responded to allegations that he lost his ability to swing the ball under former coach Greg Chappell. Ravi Shastri stays on as Team India coach till 2021, Kapil says Kohli's views not taken https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/fGIVTTagB6_drh-sevawcirc/ravi-shastri-stays-on-as-team-india-coach-till-2021-kapil-says-kohlis-views-not-taken.html Current Team India coach Ravi Shastri has been given an extended term by the Cricket Advisory Committee led by World Cup winning captain Kapil Dev Langer: Paine toughest pretty boy I have ever met https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/kASvgTfW61_drh-sevawcirc/langer-paine-toughest-pretty-boy-i-have-ever-met.html Australia coach Justin Langer has stated that skipper Tim Paine will be fit for the second Test against India at Perth despite the finger injury he sustained at Adelaide Chetan Chauhan wants Ravi Shastri removed as Team India coach https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/tDOnOPk0ah_drh-sevawcirc/chetan-chauhan-wants-ravi-shastri-removed-as-team-india-coach.html Team India head coach Ravi Shastri continues to come under fire in thee aftermath of the 1-4 drubbing in England. Now, former Test opener Chetan Chauhan