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Lance Klusener head coach of the Dolphins

Home sides should have a say in the type of pitch they require: Lance...

Lance Klusener is one of the finest all-rounders of South Africa. He was known for his aggressive batting and fast-medium swing bowling. Since his retirement from international cricket, the legendary South African cricketer is busy with coaching. He has...
Pollock

Video: Up close and personal with Graeme Pollock

 https://youtu.be/b6QcPlKMNrY When the talk about one of the best batsmen of all-times crops up in any conversation, one can hardly ignore the name of Graeme Pollock. He was elegant and brave and was a consistent run-scorer for South Africa. ...
Momammad Azharuddin

Indian batsmen don’t posses the technique to play the moving ball, says Mohammad Azharuddin

In November 1991, when South Africa returned to international cricket, Mohammad Azharuddin was part of the historic series. He was India's captain in that historic three-match ODI series. Now after 26 years, as the Proteas host India in a...
Mike Procter

Mike Procter on Wanderers pitch controversy: Umpires made the right decision

“There's a big difference between a very poor pitch and a dangerous pitch. But I think the beauty of what's happened is no one's complained. The players haven't complained even though the pitches have been poor, they've just got...
Virat Kohli

Over dependence on Kohli is hurting India, feels Manoj Prabhakar

He was an important member of the Indian team that toured South Africa for the first time in 1992. Manoj Prabhakar left a mark in that historic tour, scoring a half-century opening the innings in Cape Town. He took...
Lance Klusener

Lance Klusener’s optimism towards Bangladesh cricket

“Bangladesh, especially at home is a tough opponent. They have almost all base covered. Our boys are aware of that and up to the challenge. Realistically, I believe we should target Sri Lanka first, whose line-up is still unsettled.” During...
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Leaving the ball is also an art for the batsmen and it will be...

Pravin Amre, in his short test career for India, left an everlasting impact by scoring a ton in his debut match, and that too playing against the fiery pace of Allan Donald. Amre is the first Indian to score...
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Hand-eye co-ordination is the most important aspect of my keeping, reveals Wriddhiman Saha

Wriddhiman Saha successfully fitted into the massive vacancy left by Mahendra Singh Dhoni as India's wicketkeeper-batsman in Tests. And in the 31 test matches that he has played for the country, Wriddhiman has proved why he is considered to be...
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Making the batsman play is the key to Ashwin’s success, says Erapalli Prasanna

Erapalli Prasanna was one of the greatest off-spinners of the game and was described by Ian Chappell as the greatest slow bowler he had ever faced. He played 49 Tests, picking up 189 wickets. In an exclusive conversation with CricketSoccer.com, the...
Mayank-Agarwal

Interview: Mayank Agarwal and a month to remember

VVS Laxman is an elegant act. With sublime cover drives, golden wrists and effortless stroke play, the Hyderabadi not only enticed Indian cricket fans but also the local ones when he hit a record 1415 runs in a Ranji...
Harbhajan Singh

This Virat Kohli led Indian team will do better than what we did: Harbhajan...

With 711 wickets in 3 formats of international cricket, Harbhajan Singh used to be the face of India's bowling a few years back. The legendary offspinner from Punjab, who is called the Turbunator, is back at the realm of...
Mohammed Shami (L) unsuccessfully appeals for a Leg Before Wicket (LBW) decision against Sri Lankan cricketer Malinda Pushpakumara

Understanding with Umesh makes me deadlier, says Mohammed Shami

With 86 wickets in 25 Test Matches, Mohammed Shami has become India's best bowler in the longer format of the game. In the test series in Sri Lanka a few months back, he was lethal with the ball in...
Mohammed Siraj

Practicing yorkers with tennis ball makes me a better bowler, says promising fast bowler...

Mohammed Siraj is considered as one of the most promising upcoming fast bowlers in India. And his dream came true when he was included in the national team for the three-match T-20 series against New Zealand. Siraj, who made...
Chahal

Mahi Bhai’s presence behind the stumps makes me a better bowler, says Yuzvendra Chahal

With 32 wickets in 20 outings, Yuzvendra Chahal has already left a mark in the international circuit for India. Batsman finds it difficult to pick his googly. The leg-spinner from Haryana gave an exclusive interview to CricketSoccer before the...
Prithvi Shaw with Sachin Tendulkar

Exclusive: Former coach has glowing words of praise for India’s teen sensation, Prithvi Shaw

A young debutant opener, 17 years and 320 days old, walked out to the middle for India Red against India Blue in the finals of the Duleep Trophy at Lucknow. When he walked off the ground, soaked in sweat...
Brad Hogg

Chinaman Spinners need special attention from his skipper and Kuldeep is enjoying that: Brad...

Brad Hogg, one of the sought after Chinaman bowlers in limited overs cricket, is full of admiration for Kuldeep Yadav, the new sensation of the cricketing fraternity in India. The 46-year-old Hogg, who has played 123 ODIs for Australia...
India's Kuldeep Yadav in action against Australia

My biggest competitor is hidden within me, captain gives me complete liberty on the...

He is considered to be one of the finest talents of World Cricket. He has already left an impact with the ball, with 23 wickets in 11 international outings for India. Kuldeep Yadav, the Chinaman Spinner, in an interview...
Mehedi-Hasan

Haven’t seen a more energetic Bangladesh team before, says Syed Kirmani

He is considered to be one of the greatest wicketkeepers in the history of Indian cricket. Syed Kirmani, with an experience of 137 international matches, is impressed with the intent shown on the field by Bangladeshi cricketers against Australia....
Shakib Al Hasan

Chandika Hathurusingha’s homework, analytical strength and game reading is the key to this success,...

He has been considered as one of finest batsmen Bangladesh have ever produced. Mohammad Ashraful, the former Bangladesh captain, in an interview with the CricketSoccer on Wednesday, gave credit to Chandika Hathurusingha for the recent success of Bangladesh. Here are...
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Want to create an atmosphere where the Bangladesh spinners feel comfortable: Sunil Joshi

Anil Kumble, the former India leg spinner and the then national team chief coach, first referred his name in the post of spin bowling coach to the Bangladesh Cricket Board officials during India-Bangladesh test match at Hyderabad last year....

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