T20 World Cup 2021 | There is a big communication gap between BCCI and Virat, says Sandeep Patil

Former BCCI chairman of selectors Sandeep Patil believes there is a major communication gap between the BCCI and Virat Kohli, adding that the two sides should not make different statements. Meanwhile, BCCI president Sourav Ganguly had said the decision was made with a view to the future roadmap. Kohli has decided to step down as … Read more

What does it mean for the ICC trophyless captain and stakeholders?

On Thursday, September 16, Virat Kohli announced his decision to step down as India’s T20I captain after the upcoming T20 World Cup, ending days of relentless speculation. But is it as simple as it seems or has the door opened for bigger events in Indian cricket? It started with a report – now dubbed the … Read more

Rishabh Pant, KL Rahul and Jasprit Bumrah line up for Indian T20I vice captain

According to a PTI source, Rishabh Pant, KL Rahul and fast bowler Jasprit Bumrah are frontrunners to become India’s next vice-captain in the T20I format once Rohit Sharma takes over as captain. Notably, Virat Kohli will step down as captain of the T20I after the 2021 T20 World Cup. After Virat Kohli announced his plans … Read more

T20 World Cup 2021 | Bumrah vs Babar will be exciting battle in India-Pakistan game, says Salman Butt

Salman Butt believes the match between Jasprit Bumrah and Babar Azam will be one to look forward to in the highly anticipated clash between India and Pakistan at the 2021 T20 World Cup. He also stressed that Pakistan’s fast bowlers will be crucial for their success at the tournament. The 2021 T20 World Cup clash … Read more

Twitter reacts as Virat Kohli decides to step down as India’s T20I captain

Virat Kohli has decided to step down as India’s T20I captain after the upcoming 2021 T20 World Cup in the UAE and Oman, in a bid to focus more on the role in the longer versions of the game. Kohli, the leading scorer in the format, led India in 45 T20Is so far, with the … Read more

Virat Kohli steps down as India T20I captain after T20 World Cup

Virat Kohli confirmed on Thursday, September 16, that he will step down as India’s T20I captain after the 2021 T20 World Championship in the UAE. The 32-year-old, who took over as captain from MS Dhoni in January 2017, will continue to lead the team in tests and ODIs. Kohli cited workload management as a major … Read more

T20 World Cup 2021 | Will try to replicate 2017 Champions Trophy final, Hasan Ali says on India-Pakistan T20 WC game

While Hasan Ali admitted that playing against India is always a game of pressure, he is hopeful that his team will repeat the feats of the 2017 Champions Trophy final against the arch-rivals at the upcoming 2021 T20 World Championship. face each other in a Super 12 meeting on October 24 in Dubai. While the … Read more

T20 World Cup 2021 | MS Dhoni still has the Midas touch and its presence will benefit India, says Farokh Engineer

Former India wicket-keeper Farokh Engineer believes that MS Dhoni, who has been appointed as the team’s mentor for the upcoming T20 World Cup in the UAE and Oman, is a valuable addition to the set-up. Engineer noted that Dhoni’s experience and calmness will be of great benefit to the team. MS Dhoni, the former India … Read more

T20 World Cup 2021 | Playing IPL in the UAE will benefit Australian players ahead of the T20 World Cup, believes Glenn Maxwell

Glenn Maxwell has stated that playing the IPL in UAE conditions will be extremely beneficial for Australia in the run-up to the T20 World Cup, which starts on October 17. He also stated that the most important factor to win the tournament is a good start, which can boost players’ confidence. The second leg of … Read more

Chose T20 World Cup and Ashes over IPL due to time constraints, reveals Chris Woakes

After withdrawing from the second leg of IPL 2021 in the UAE, Chris Woakes has stated that he chose the 2021 T20 World Cup and the Ashes series over the cash-rich competition due to tight schedules. Woakes, who plays for Delhi Capitals, took five wickets from three matches in the first half of IPL 2021. … Read more