Will try and emulate Virat in leading from the front: Karthik

Mumbai, March 4 : Moments after being appointed captain of Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) for the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) season, wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik said he would like to emulate current India skipper Virat Kohli and lead from the front. “Virat is a captain who leads by his action. He is somebody who shows […]

Windies aim to outgun opponents with pace at World Cup qualifier

Harare, March 3 : West Indies chief coach Stuart Law believes his team’s pace attack will play a crucial role during the ICC World Cup qualifier as the opponents are not used to facing top-class fast bowlers. The likes of Kemar Roach, Jason Holder, Carlos Brathwaite, Sheldon Cottrell, Rovman Powell, Kesrick Williams can bowl with […]

Current India team needs time before being judged, says Ganguly

New Delhi, March 3 : Virat Kohli and his brand of captaincy has caught the attention of fans and pundits alike, but former India captain Sourav Ganguly feels that the present generation needs some time before they can be compared to the past national teams. “It is very difficult to compare generations. But every generation […]

Afghanistan not favourites to win World Cup qualifier, insists coach Simmons

Bulawayo (Zimbabwe), March 3 : In spite of impressive performances recently, Afghanistan chief coach Phil Simmons on Saturday dismissed that they are the favourites to win the ICC Cricket World Cup qualifier, beginning on Sunday. Top two teams in the qualifier will complete the 10-team line-up for next year’s ICC Cricket World Cup, to be […]