Latest Cricket News Updates https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com Latest news from 2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com (c)2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com en-gb Wed 08 Dec 2021 We are pretty sure they will come back: Vikram Rathour backs struggling Pujara, Rahane https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/mvle86LJIV_drh-sevawcirc/we-are-pretty-sure-they-will-come-back-vikram-rathour-backs-struggling-pujara-rahane.html Despite yet another failure for Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane in the Kanpur Test, Team India’s batting coach Vikram Rathour backed both the veteran batters to come good in the future. Pujara was dismissed for contrasting 20s in both innings of the Test match against New Zealand while stand-in skipper Ajinkya Rahane registered scores of 35 and 4. All of us are looking forward to his guidance: Cheteshwar Pujara on Rahul Dravid https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/QKwJYwVMVU_drh-sevawcirc/all-of-us-are-looking-forward-to-his-guidance-cheteshwar-pujara-on-rahul-dravid.html Indian batter Cheteshwar Pujara has stated that Rahul Dravid coming in as coach of the Indian team will help not only the younger players but senior players like him as well. It is no secret that Pujara has modelled his game on Dravid. In fact, he took over the No. 3 spot in India’s Test team following Dravid’s retirement. India vs England: No talk about Cheteshwar Pujara’s batting in the dressing room, says Rohit Sharma https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/FMFkJpeAKW_drh-sevawcirc/india-vs-england-no-talk-about-cheteshwar-pujaras-batting-in-the-dressing-room-says-rohit-sharma.html Indian opener Rohit Sharma has said that there has not been any chat at all about Cheteshwar Pujara’s form in the dressing room. According to Rohit, all the talk has been on the outside but within the team, everyone is in full backing of Pujara. India vs England: Hosts on top despite Ajinkya Rahane-Cheteshwar Pujara stand https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/xDKAEzqqsk_drh-sevawcirc/india-vs-england-hosts-on-top-despite-ajinkya-rahane-cheteshwar-pujara-stand.html Indian vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane (61) and Cheteshwar Pujara (45) added a crucial 100 runs for the fourth wicket on Day 4 of the Lord’s Test against England. However, both fell before the close of play as the hosts seized back the advantage. India ended the day on 181 for 6, with a lead of only 154 runs. Wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant (14 off 29) and Ishant Sharma (4 off 10) were at the crease for India at stumps. Player of Cheteshwar Pujara’s calibre and experience should be left alone: Virat Kohli https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/fskNrgGPvK_drh-sevawcirc/player-of-cheteshwar-pujaras-calibre-and-experience-should-be-left-alone-virat-kohli.html India captain Virat Kohli has asked critics of No. 3 batsman Cheteshwar Pujara to leave him alone. According to Kohli, Pujara has experience and the calibre to figure out the drawbacks in his game. While Pujara has played some stellar knocks for India in the past, he has struggled for runs over the last few series’ as a result of which his ultra-defensive approach has been questioned. As per some critics, Pujara’s slow batting is putting additional pressure on the rest of the batting line-up. His life has been challenging: Cheteshwar Pujara reveals what makes the batsman mentally strong https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/uKLMVbHML4_drh-sevawcirc/his-life-has-been-challenging-cheteshwar-pujara-reveals-what-makes-the-batsman-mentally-strong.html India’s No.3 batsman Cheteshwar Pujara’s father Arvind has revealed that early setbacks in life and massive knocks in domestic and junior cricket have shaped the battle-hardened personality of the cricketer. Although Pujara did not score a hundred on the Australia tour, he played a significant role in blunting the opponents’ attack, facing 928 deliveries and scoring 271 runs with three fifties. At the Gabba, he took multiple hits on the body, but did not flinch. Couldn't have done anything better than what I was doing: Cheteshwar Pujara defends himself https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/6hxb7C7glP_drh-sevawcirc/couldnt-have-done-anything-better-than-what-i-was-doing-cheteshwar-pujara-defends-himself.html ndian No.3 batsman Cheteshwar Pujara defended his ‘slow’ batting tactics on Day 3 of the SCG Test against Australia, stating that he couldn’t have done anything better than what he was doing. Pujara scored 50 off 176 balls, his slowest Test fifty, but was dismissed soon after. The experienced Indian batsman termed Pat Cummins’ delivery to dismiss him as the ball of the series. India crumbled to 244 all out in their first innings, and Australia ended the day in command, with a significant overall lead of 197 His line-length is very good and has improved a lot: Pujara praises Lyon https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/YY4oUBk7Z4_drh-sevawcirc/his-line-length-is-very-good-and-has-improved-a-lot-pujara-praises-lyon.html India’s No.3 batsman Cheteshwar Pujara reckons that Australia’s off-spinner Nathan Lyon, who dismissed him for the 10th time in Test cricket, has displayed tremendous improvement as a bowler in the last four-five years.