Latest Cricket News Updates http://www2.cricwaves.com Latest news from www2.cricwaves.com (c)www2.cricwaves.com en-gb Fri 23 Oct 2020 Forced break due to Coronavirus welcome break for players: Shastri http://www2.cricwaves.com/cricket/news/articles/7eGY13nJI1_drh-sevawcirc/forced-break-due-to-coronavirus-welcome-break-for-players-shastri.html Team India head coach Ravi Shastri has termed the forced break for Indian cricketers in the wake of the Coronavirus pandemic a welcome one. India haven’t played any cricket since the tour of New Zealand. The first match of South Africa’s ODI tour of India at Dharamsala was abandoned due to rain following which the series was postponed owing to the rapid spread of COVID-19. Sandeep Patil lashes out at Indian batsmen after an insipid show in New Zealand http://www2.cricwaves.com/cricket/news/articles/FJRJt3aimD_drh-sevawcirc/sandeep-patil-lashes-out-at-indian-batsmen-after-an-insipid-show-in-new-zealand.html Former chairman of selectors Sandeep Patel has lashed out at the Indian team for their abject surrender in the Test series in New Zealand. He was particularly disappointed Kohli blames New Zealand series defeat on failure to execute plans http://www2.cricwaves.com/cricket/news/articles/RX4KsqpmkL_drh-sevawcirc/kohli-blames-new-zealand-series-defeat-on-failure-to-execute-plans.html New Zealand crushed India by seven wickets, in under three days, in the second Test at Christchurch to claim the two-match series 2-0. India resumed their second innings at 90 for 6 Christchurch Test: Batting collapse leaves India staring at defeat after bowlers fightback http://www2.cricwaves.com/cricket/news/articles/T5PL8LfSpy_drh-sevawcirc/christchurch-test-batting-collapse-leaves-india-staring-at-defeat-after-bowlers-fightback.html India squandered a great opportunity to take control of the Christchurch Test after stumbling to 90 for six in their second innings. This was after the bowlers had done a commendable ‘No need to panic’: Despite Wellington reverse, Ravi Shastri confident of team fightback http://www2.cricwaves.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 Dilip Vengsarkar's sound advice to Indian batsmen ahead of the second Test against New Zealand http://www2.cricwaves.com/cricket/news/articles/TMWVOoIHAK_drh-sevawcirc/dilip-vengsarkars-sound-advice-to-indian-batsmen-ahead-of-the-second-test-against-new-zealand.html After clinching the five-match T20I series 5-0, Team India have had a horrendous time of it on the tour of New Zealand. They lost the three-match ODI series 0-3, Dilip Vengsarkar's sound advice to Indian batsmen ahead of second Test against New Zealand http://www2.cricwaves.com/cricket/news/articles/sZWQ0S1fKg_drh-sevawcirc/dilip-vengsarkars-sound-advice-to-indian-batsmen-ahead-of-second-test-against-new-zealand.html After clinching the five-match T20I series 5-0, Team India have had a horrendous time of it on the tour of New Zealand. They lost the three-match ODI series 0-3, and now are 0-1 down in the two-match Test series. Former cricketers question India's quality, tactics after Wellington thrashing http://www2.cricwaves.com/cricket/news/articles/o9DjI2IxDl_drh-sevawcirc/former-cricketers-question-indias-quality-tactics-after-wellington-thrashing.html India registered yet another loss in an away Test from a decent position at Wellington. Having been bowled out for the 165, the Indian bowlers fought back hard to have New Zealand at 225