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asianage
Jones picks holes in Rohit’s defenceSo his defensive skills are letting him down. He has got to take pride in his d
asianage / Posted 10 hours ago
So his defensive skills are letting him down. He has got to take pride in his defensive skills like Sunil Gavaskar, Rahul Dravid, Sachin Tendulkar and even Virat Kohli,” he said further. Sharma went into the South Africa series at the back of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
No South African safari for Indian cricket team’s top orderby Kohli’s talk of intent and trying to change his approach towards batting. I
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 13 hours ago
by Kohli’s talk of intent and trying to change his approach towards batting. If that’s the case, either Kohli or Ravi Shastri should sit with him immediately and make the mandate clear to him. Pujara was dropped in similar conditions on... Read more
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Gulf News
Jones: Rohit’s defensive skills letting him down in TestsSo his defensive skills are letting him down. He has got to take pride in his d
Gulf News / Posted 15 hours ago
So his defensive skills are letting him down. He has got to take pride in his defensive skills like Sunil Gavaskar, Rahul Dravid, Sachin Tendulkar and even Virat Kohli,” he said further.Sharma went into the South Africa series at the back of... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Rohit Sharma’s defensive skills letting him down in Test cricket: Dean JonesSo his defensive skills are letting him down. He has got to take pride in his d
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 19 hours ago
So his defensive skills are letting him down. He has got to take pride in his defensive skills like Sunil Gavaskar, Rahul Dravid, Sachin Tendulkar and even Virat Kohli," he said further. Sharma went into the South Africa series at the back of... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Is it time to drop Cheteshwar Pujara from Indian Test team?not. Is it painful to see his struggles? Maybe, yes. Is it something new? Maybe
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 21 hours ago
not. Is it painful to see his struggles? Maybe, yes. Is it something new? Maybe, not. Do big-on-intent Virat Kohli and Ravi Shastri like Pujara? We don’t know. Is the time running out for Pujara, the batsman? Possibly, yes. More so, if India... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Virat Kohli penalised for poor on-field behaviouroff for bad light; fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah had beaten the bat twice in the o
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 2 days ago
off for bad light; fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah had beaten the bat twice in the over just before that. Kohli and India coach Ravi Shastri were seen going to the match referee's room immediately. The conversation looked animated. Bumrah later said in... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India’s playing XI vs South Africa in 2nd Test raises questions once againexactly what we expected it to be,” was how he had described it. After the New
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
exactly what we expected it to be,” was how he had described it. After the Newlands loss, Kohli had mentioned that coach Ravi Shastri is normally responsible for reading the pitch. Not just as a player but also as a commentator for nearly three... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Ahead of Centurion Test, Virat Kohli's men visit India House in JohannesburgAshwin and Bhuvneshwar Kumar which had given some hope to the visitors. Ahead
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
Ashwin and Bhuvneshwar Kumar which had given some hope to the visitors. Ahead of the second Test in Johannesburg, the Ravi Shastri-coached side visited the India House here, where they met the High Commissioner. They also interacted Ali... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India vs South Africa, 2nd Test, Centurion: Team details, past cricket recordsWon by an innings and 120 runs - vs India (Cape Town): Won by 72 runs Test ra
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
Won by an innings and 120 runs - vs India (Cape Town): Won by 72 runs Test ranking: First Captain: Virat Kohli Coach: Ravi Shastri Top ranked test batsman: Virat Kohli (3) Top ranked test bowler: Ravindra Jadeja (3) Squad: Virat Kohli... Read more
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The Hindu
Karnataka’s win mired in controversyincident is not without precedent. In the 1987 World Cup match at Chennai, umpi
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
incident is not without precedent. In the 1987 World Cup match at Chennai, umpire Dickie Bird signalled a four going by Ravi Shastri at the mid-off boundary, off a Dean Jones loft. Jones spoke to Bird and as did Australian manager Alan Crompton... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Sourav Ganguly unhappy over Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan's place in Cape Town Testgame," he added. However, he felt that much changes may not be made for the upc
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
game," he added. However, he felt that much changes may not be made for the upcoming match. "I don't think Virat Kohli and Ravi Shastri will change the team straightaway. There is a possibility that one of them (Ajinkya Rahane or KL Rahul) may come... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Ajinkya Rahane is the man who can steady the ship for India vs South Africa: Allan Donaldaway we have to be fitter at the end of the season than what we were at the sta
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
away we have to be fitter at the end of the season than what we were at the start. That’s exactly what Virat is doing. And, Ravi Shastri as well. I haven’t heard an Indian coach say ‘we have to win away from home’. They want to be defined as a team... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Cricket chiefs urged to close player-wage gapwould earn a mere $86,000. India's captain Virat Kohli would pull in approximat
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 8 days ago
would earn a mere $86,000. India's captain Virat Kohli would pull in approximately $1 million for 2017, while the coach Ravi Shastri collected an annual salary of $1.17 million. Wage imbalances were also addressed in the context of the women's... Read more
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The Hindu
Back to the drawing board as the First Test Syndrome strikes againwho turn into lambs outside the subcontinent. Many years ago, I watched a Test
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
who turn into lambs outside the subcontinent. Many years ago, I watched a Test in Bangalore with Dilip Vengsarkar and Ravi Shastri. They had been dropped despite good scores in the previous Test against the West Indies of terrifying fast... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kohli - This Was an 'Outstanding' Test WicketIn the build-up to the first Test at Newlands, both Indian coach Ravi Shastri a
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
In the build-up to the first Test at Newlands, both Indian coach Ravi Shastri and captain Virat Kohli said that they would not use South African conditions as an excuse if things didn't go their way. They were always expecting green, seam-friendly... Read more
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Business Standard India
Show some heartthree toughest teams — South Africa, England and Australia — in world cricket,
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
three toughest teams — South Africa, England and Australia — in world cricket, at least in terms of Test cricket. Coach Ravi Shastri was spot on when he stated that “the next 18 months will define this Indian cricket team”. It is crucial that he... Read more
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Canberra Times
Ashes 2017/18: England leg-spinner Mason Crane reaps no rewards on first Test outingbetween thumb and ball for maximum revolutions. Meanwhile, as fate would have
Canberra Times / Posted 13 days ago
between thumb and ball for maximum revolutions. Meanwhile, as fate would have it, Warne claimed his first Test wicket – Ravi Shastri, caught Dean Jones – 26 years ago to the day on debut at the SCG. As the spell continued, poor balls became... Read more
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WA Today
England leg-spinner Mason Crane reaps no rewards on first Test outingbetween thumb and ball for maximum revolutions. Meanwhile, as fate would have
WA Today / Posted 13 days ago
between thumb and ball for maximum revolutions. Meanwhile, as fate would have it, Warne claimed his first Test wicket – Ravi Shastri, caught Dean Jones – 26 years ago to the day on debut at the SCG. As the spell continued, poor balls became... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Ashes 2017/18: England leg-spinner Mason Crane reaps no rewards on first Test outingbetween thumb and ball for maximum revolutions. Meanwhile, as fate would have
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
between thumb and ball for maximum revolutions. Meanwhile, as fate would have it, Warne claimed his first Test wicket – Ravi Shastri, caught Dean Jones – 26 years ago to the day on debut at the SCG. As the spell continued, poor balls became... Read more
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The Age
Ashes 2017/18: England leg-spinner Mason Crane reaps no rewards on first Test outingbetween thumb and ball for maximum revolutions. Meanwhile, as fate would have
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
between thumb and ball for maximum revolutions. Meanwhile, as fate would have it, Warne claimed his first Test wicket – Ravi Shastri, caught Dean Jones – 26 years ago to the day on debut at the SCG. As the spell continued, poor balls became... Read more
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asianage
India skip practice and Virat Kohli the media sessionnot expected to play a part in the Cape Town Test, didn’t come out for practice
asianage / Posted 14 days ago
not expected to play a part in the Cape Town Test, didn’t come out for practice. Only the support staff, including coach Ravi Shastri and chief selector M.S.K. Prasad, showed up to take a final look at the match wicket. A source in the team... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
South Africa vs India: Five Indian and SA players to watch out for in Freedom series Testschances. Pujara in Tests: M-54, I- 90, R- 4396, A-52.96, 50- 16, 100-14, HS- 2
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 days ago
chances. Pujara in Tests: M-54, I- 90, R- 4396, A-52.96, 50- 16, 100-14, HS- 206* Shikhar Dhawan Team India head coach Ravi Shastri has already announced that Shikhar Dhawan would be Murali Vijay’s partner in the Test series. Though Vijay has a... Read more
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Gulf News
Five factors India need to focus to win in South Africahave to handle the remaining part of the series with absolute control over his
Gulf News / Posted 14 days ago
have to handle the remaining part of the series with absolute control over his emotions. It is then that Team India coach Ravi Shastri will need to play a big role in handling the pressure of setbacks. India must know very well that if put under... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Why MS Dhoni may no longer be among India’s elite cricketerscontract. The structure has been proposed by BCCI’s Committee of Administrator
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 14 days ago
contract. The structure has been proposed by BCCI’s Committee of Administrators. This comes after Virat Kohli, Dhoni and Ravi Shastri met the Vinod Rai-led panel in Novemeber to request for pay hike. However, some players like Ravichandran... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India vs South Africa: A look back at the many firsts of historic 1992 tourin India, then invited India to be the first team to play at home. Caught up i
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 15 days ago
in India, then invited India to be the first team to play at home. Caught up in this game, the Indian team led by Azhar (Ravi Shastri his deputy) embarked on the ‘Friendship Tour’ after a hop in Harare to shake hands with Robert Mugabe and play... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India’s winning run under threat from South African green topstoured South Africa and will know what to expect. “All I can say is the team i
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 15 days ago
toured South Africa and will know what to expect. “All I can say is the team is up for the challenge,” said India coach Ravi Shastri ahead of the first test at Newlands, which starts on Friday. “If you asked me four years ago, I would have said... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
South Africa vs India: Green tops put Virat Kohli and co's winning run under threattoured South Africa and will know what to expect. “All I can say is the team i
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
toured South Africa and will know what to expect. “All I can say is the team is up for the challenge,” said India coach Ravi Shastri ahead of the first Test at Newlands, which starts on Friday. “If you asked me four years ago, I would have said... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pujara - India Can Be One of the Great Test Teamshas been a part of two previous touring parties to South Africa - 2010/11 and 2
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
has been a part of two previous touring parties to South Africa - 2010/11 and 2013/14 - and he, like his coach Ravi Shastri, believes that this time is different. "Preparation has been fantastic so far and all of our team is very... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Indian batsmen tune up for chin music against South Africakeeping in mind South Africa’s Keshav Maharaj. Out in the centre, India’s pacer
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 16 days ago
keeping in mind South Africa’s Keshav Maharaj. Out in the centre, India’s pacers kept going at the batsmen with coach Ravi Shastri parked just behind them. Each batting stint was recorded from the umpire’s end for dissection later. The talk... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
India's winning run under threat from South African green topstoured South Africa and will know what to expect. "All I can say is the team i
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
toured South Africa and will know what to expect. "All I can say is the team is up for the challenge," said India coach Ravi Shastri ahead of the first test at Newlands, which starts on Friday. "If you asked me four years ago, I would have said... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Batting stars, friends Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers ready for face offdazzling batting. De Villiers slammed three centuries in five matches, leading
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
dazzling batting. De Villiers slammed three centuries in five matches, leading South Africa to a series victory which had Ravi Shastri, India's team director (now coach), grumbling about conditions which suited the visitors. It seemed no... Read more
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iafrica.com
Kohli, De Villiers face offdazzling batting. De Villiers slammed three centuries in five matches, leading
iafrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
dazzling batting. De Villiers slammed three centuries in five matches, leading South Africa to a series victory which had Ravi Shastri, India’s team director (now coach), grumbling about conditions which suited the visitors. It seemed no... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Indian batsmen hop & skip to tackle bounce in South Africahome demands that too. “If you look before that, it’s always been South Africa,
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 19 days ago
home demands that too. “If you look before that, it’s always been South Africa, ahead of any other team,” said India coach Ravi Shastri. “It was a team that was in transition, but South Africa have always had good bench strength. The thing now,... Read more
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Gulf News
We are ready for South Africa, upbeat Kohli saysand bounce but they were confident in their own ability.“Come the fifth of Janu
Gulf News / Posted 19 days ago
and bounce but they were confident in their own ability.“Come the fifth of January, we will be ready for it,” he said.Coach Ravi Shastri said: “This team is up for the challenge. If you had asked me four years ago, I would have said no. But this... Read more
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iafrica.com
We’re ready for South Africa - Kohlibounce but they were confident in their own ability. "Come the fifth of Januar
iafrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
bounce but they were confident in their own ability. "Come the fifth of January we will be ready for it," he said. Coach Ravi Shastri said: "This team is up for the challenge. If you had asked me four years ago I would have said no. But this team... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
We're ready for South Africa, says Kohlibounce but they were confident in their own ability. "Come the fifth of Januar
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 days ago
bounce but they were confident in their own ability. "Come the fifth of January we will be ready for it," he said. Coach Ravi Shastri said: "This team is up for the challenge. If you had asked me four years ago I would have said no. But this team... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
South Africa vs India: We know how to win matches, says Virat Kohli ahead of 1st Testbounce but they were confident in their own ability. "Come the fifth of Januar
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
bounce but they were confident in their own ability. "Come the fifth of January we will be ready for it," he said. Coach Ravi Shastri said: "This team is up for the challenge. If you had asked me four years ago I would have said no. But this team... Read more
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Gulf News
2017 review: Indian cricket on new high amid off-field controversiesphases with Virat Kohli taking over the mantle of captaincy across all three fo
Gulf News / Posted 19 days ago
phases with Virat Kohli taking over the mantle of captaincy across all three formats in the company of head coach Ravi Shastri, who replaced Anil Kumble after an avoidable battle.With the change in leadership, the playing style also... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Year ender 2017: Dominance of Kohli, Srikanth, Sindhu and Viswanathan Anand's returnfollowing reported differences with Kohli could not be averted, despite nine co
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
following reported differences with Kohli could not be averted, despite nine consecutive victories engineered by the duo. Ravi Shastri was reinstated at the helm by the Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC), comprising Sourav Ganguly, VVS Laxman and... Read more
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The Hindu
‘We are on the verge of creating something very special’: Sanjay Bangaris that our batsmen have moved with the demands of modern-day cricket.What has
The Hindu / Posted 20 days ago
is that our batsmen have moved with the demands of modern-day cricket.What has it been like working with Anil Kumble and Ravi Shastri? Both Anil and Ravi gave me a lot of freedom and I’m very grateful for that. Anil was very methodical and he... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India start overseas test but where is fast bowling ‘consultant’ Zaheer Khan?Cricket Club from Saturday. But what about the consultants who were signed up f
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 20 days ago
Cricket Club from Saturday. But what about the consultants who were signed up for exactly a trip like this? The day Ravi Shastri was appointed India coach till the 2019 World Cup, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) also... Read more
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The Hindu
Virat stamps his authority, Mithali carves her own nichedid not affect the team’s performance on the field and in no time it was busine
The Hindu / Posted 20 days ago
did not affect the team’s performance on the field and in no time it was business as usual with dressing room favourite Ravi Shastri coming back to replace the legendary spinner. Off the field, the Supreme Court appointed Committee of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Indian cricket vaults to new high amid controversies (2017 in Retrospect)of transformations with skipper Virat Kohli taking over the mantle of all the t
Business Standard India / Posted 20 days ago
of transformations with skipper Virat Kohli taking over the mantle of all the three formats in the company of head coach Ravi Shastri, who replaced Anil Kumble after an avoidable battle. With the change in leadership, the playing style also... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Virat Kohli-led Indian cricket team leaves for South Africa with Anushka Sharma in towseries. (PTI) Wriddhiman Saha, Mohammed Shami, Shardul Thakur, and KL Rahul at
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 20 days ago
series. (PTI) Wriddhiman Saha, Mohammed Shami, Shardul Thakur, and KL Rahul at the airport. (PTI) On his part, coach Ravi Shastri backed the team and said that the next 18 months can define the team. “They have been together for the last... Read more
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The Hindu
Where do BCCI’s priorities lie when it comes to scheduling India’s series?Africa with boosted egos after hammering Sri Lanka. But, something doesn’t feel
The Hindu / Posted 21 days ago
Africa with boosted egos after hammering Sri Lanka. But, something doesn’t feel right. A couple of weeks ago, head coach Ravi Shastri said India would be dropping its only warm-up game ahead of the first Test in Cape Town, starting January 5, and... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma are all smiles as they leave for South Africa together. See picsmy blood, like it is for every other team member and the team management as wel
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 22 days ago
my blood, like it is for every other team member and the team management as well,” he said at a press conference with coach Ravi Shastri in Mumbai on Wednesday. After the series, which begins on January 5, Anushka will return to India for her... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Conditions will be testing: Ravi ShastriMumbai: India coach Ravi Shastri has backed Jaspreet Bumrah who could make his
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
Mumbai: India coach Ravi Shastri has backed Jaspreet Bumrah who could make his Test debut in South Africa. “Bumrah is very exciting. In 50-over and T20, he has shown how good he is. He is one of the best in the world and his opponents acknowledge it.... Read more
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asianage
Conditions will be testing, says Ravi ShastriMumbai: India coach Ravi Shastri has backed Jaspreet Bumrah who could make his
asianage / Posted 22 days ago
Mumbai: India coach Ravi Shastri has backed Jaspreet Bumrah who could make his Test debut in South Africa. “Bumrah is very exciting. In 50-over and T20, he has shown how good he is. He is one of the best in the world and his opponents acknowledge it.... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
If South Africa make life tough for us, we'll make it tougher for them: Ravi ShastriDale Steyn, Kagiso Rabada and Vernon Philander. When asked whether the tour wo
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
Dale Steyn, Kagiso Rabada and Vernon Philander. When asked whether the tour would be the most challenging for the batsmen, Ravi Shastri offered a bold response. “If it's going to be tough for our batsmen, we will make it tough for their batsmen.... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Virat Kohli feels Indian batsmen’s mindset will determine South Africa tour resultsKohli, who has returned to national duties after a break to get married, met th
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 22 days ago
Kohli, who has returned to national duties after a break to get married, met the media in Mumbai on Wednesday with coach Ravi Shastri. Asked if his team had a chance to beat South Africa, bolstered by the return of AB de Villiers and Dale Steyn,... Read more
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