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 Sun 26 Sep 2021 Natarajan should have been Man of the Match: Hardik Pandya after match-winning knock in 2nd T20I https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/cv251rvOAz_drh-sevawcirc/natarajan-should-have-been-man-of-the-match-hardik-pandya-after-match-winning-knock-in-2nd-t20i.html India clinched the T20I series against Australia with a methodical six-wicket triumph at Sydney on Sunday. Set to chase 195 for victory, India got home courtesy a splendid cameo of 42 not out from 22 balls by Hardik Pandya. With 14 needed to win off the last over, Pandya dispatched debutant Daniel Sams over the ropes twice to seal an impressive win for India. Apart from Pandya, opener Shikhar Dhawan (52 from 36), skipper Virat Kohli (40 from 24) and KL Rahul (30 from 22) also made significant contributions. While Shreyas Iyer only made 12 from five, his two boundaries were also crucial as it came at a pivotal point in the chase. Pollard, Pandya exploits hand Punjab their third defeat https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/JtvcL8eJqH_drh-sevawcirc/pollard-pandya-exploits-hand-punjab-their-third-defeat.html Kieron Pollard and Hardik Pandya scored quickfire cameos at the backend of the innings and Chahar bowled a fine spell as Mumbai Indians beat Kings XI Punjab by 48 runs to top the points table. Confirmed! Unfit Hardik Pandya ruled out of entire New Zealand tour https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/O9n0nukavH_drh-sevawcirc/confirmed-unfit-hardik-pandya-ruled-out-of-entire-new-zealand-tour.html Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya has been completely ruled out of India's tour of New Zealand. Pandya missed the ongoing T20I series against the Kiwis as he is recovering Indian team for South Africa T20s announced; Hardik returns, no Dhoni https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/xCF8jKqh4R_drh-sevawcirc/indian-team-for-south-africa-t20s-announced-hardik-returns-no-dhoni.html The BCCI, on Thursday, announced the Indian team for the T20 series against South Africa, which begins from September 15. ICC Cricket World Cup - Top 10 all-rounders https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/R1e3p4xD9Y_drh-sevawcirc/icc-cricket-world-cup-top-10-all-rounders.html To begin with, let's understand why the cricketing world is so fascinated by all-rounders. In layman terms, you have a wicket-keeper who bats a bit and you have five batsmen and five bowlers. In effect, you have six people who can bat and five people who can bowl as their primary skill, out of the 11 players in the team. Now, if a couple of the batsmen can bowl a bit and a couple of bowlers can bat a bit, it gives immense balance to the side as the captain then has more options at his disposal. Here's what Russell and Pandya had to say about their terrific knocks at Eden Gardens https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/1tdg2oj1T3_drh-sevawcirc/heres-what-russell-and-pandya-had-to-say-about-their-terrific-knocks-at-eden-gardens.html Andre Russell blasted a sensational 80 from 40 balls to snap Kolkata losing streak on Sunday at Eden Gardens in Kolkata. For Mumbai Using my brain well, reading the wicket well: Pandya https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/X70wVXspDF_drh-sevawcirc/using-my-brain-well-reading-the-wicket-well-pandya.html Delhi three-match winning streak ended as they went down to Mumbai at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Thursday. Chasing 169 to win Hardik Pandya: Focus is to play Indian T20 Cricket and make sure India wins World Cup https://2.4.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/5E7UoXgLk6_drh-sevawcirc/hardik-pandya-focus-is-to-play-indian-t20-cricket-and-make-sure-india-wins-world-cup.html Hardik Pandya, who was at the center of the Koffee with Karan controversy, says he is pleased to get back on the ground and do what he does best.