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India vs Bangladesh: 'Rishabh Pant is not making the most out of opportunities,' feels Aakash Chopra
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India vs Bangladesh: 'Rishabh Pant is not making the most out of opportunities,' feels Aakash Chopra

Another youngster Ishan Kishan, potentially the top replacement for Pants at this time, has also earned his ticket to Bangladesh.

'Why do we change our captains?' Aakash Chopra questions Rohit Sharma's frequent absence from ODIs
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'Why do we change our captains?' Aakash Chopra questions Rohit Sharma's frequent absence from ODIs

Rohit Sharma has led India in only two ODI series (Against West Indies and England), and has missed five ODI series, including South Africa both home and away.

NorthEast teams in Vijay Hazare Trophy Elite Group: 'Right structure, patience need of the hour'
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NorthEast teams in Vijay Hazare Trophy Elite Group: 'Right structure, patience need of the hour'

Ever since the Vijay Hazare Trophy group stage got over, the scheduling and grouping has come under a lot of criticism and calls to revisit have only grown louder.

'Pakistan can't boycott World Cup in India,' says Aakash Chopra
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'Pakistan can't boycott World Cup in India,' says Aakash Chopra

Pakistan Cricket Board has been at loggerheads with BCCI after Jay Shah said Asia Cup will be hosted at a neutral venue next year as India won't travel to Pakistan, who is the host of the edition.

Yuzvendra Chahal is only legit wicket-taking option in India’s T20 World Cup squad, says Aakash Chopra
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Yuzvendra Chahal is only legit wicket-taking option in India’s T20 World Cup squad, says Aakash Chopra

Aakash Chopra analysed India's squad and asserted that among the three frontline spinners in the team, Chahal is the only genuine wicket-taking option.

Asia Cup 2022: KL Rahul will be crucial to India's chances for Pakistan clash, says Aakash Chopra
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Asia Cup 2022: KL Rahul will be crucial to India's chances for Pakistan clash, says Aakash Chopra

India and Pakistan will meet for the second time on Sunday in the ongoing Asia Cup in the Super Four stage.

To be blamed because of just one bad day, it was unfair towards him: Aakash Chopra comes in Virat Kohli's support
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To be blamed because of just one bad day, it was unfair towards him: Aakash Chopra comes in Virat Kohli's support

Former India batter Aakash Chopra has come in Virat Kohli's support and said that it was unfair towards him that he had to quite the captaincy because of the pressure of not being able to win a title

Asia Cup 2022: Pakistan not same without Shaheen Afridi, India can win despite losing toss, says Aakash Chopra
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Asia Cup 2022: Pakistan not same without Shaheen Afridi, India can win despite losing toss, says Aakash Chopra

The absence of Shaheen Afridi has pushed back Pakistan quite significantly, believes Aakash Chopra.

Asia Cup 2022: Aakash Chopra says Pakistan lacking in spin department, Shadab no Chahal or Rashid
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Asia Cup 2022: Aakash Chopra says Pakistan lacking in spin department, Shadab no Chahal or Rashid

Former India opener Aakash Chopra pointed out the lack of a wicket-taking leg-spinner in the Pakistani team which could hurt them in their campaign in the coming days.

Ravichandran Ashwin a good defensive option in T20Is, can't expect too many wickets, says Aakash Chopra
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Ravichandran Ashwin a good defensive option in T20Is, can't expect too many wickets, says Aakash Chopra

What raised many eyebrows was Ashwin getting picked over Kuldeep Yadav in India's Asia Cup squad, and while Chopra believes that Ashwin will execute a defensive role perfectly, he won’t pick enough wickets.

'The wait continues': Aakash Chopra contemplates for Virat Kohli’s resurgence
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'The wait continues': Aakash Chopra contemplates for Virat Kohli’s resurgence

With a T20 World Cup around the corner, Kohli's position in the team has been questioned. However, the batter smashing three boundaries had given a glimmer of hope not only to his fans, but also to former India opener Aakash Chopra who thought that Kohli was back in form.

India vs England: Aakash Chopra feels Ruturaj Gaikwad 'won't get opportunity' in 1st T20I
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India vs England: Aakash Chopra feels Ruturaj Gaikwad 'won't get opportunity' in 1st T20I

Ruturaj might have impressed everyone with his skills during the IPL and T20Is against Ireland, however with skipper Rohit Sharma returning to the side, there will some changes to the playing XI.

Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami not getting desired support from other bowlers: Aakash Chopra
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Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami not getting desired support from other bowlers: Aakash Chopra

Aakash Chopra has said that the lack of support for pacers Jasprit Bumrah and Mohammed Shami was one of the reasons for India's loss in the Edgbaston Test.

Ravindra Jadeja might not be there at CSK next year: Aakash Chopra
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Ravindra Jadeja might not be there at CSK next year: Aakash Chopra

Aakash Chopra spoke about the 'ill-handling' of Ravindra Jadeja and discussed the assumption that there might be a lot else going on behind the scenes

India vs New Zealand: Aakash Chopra lists takeaways from T20 series; says middle-lower order 'far from sorted'
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India vs New Zealand: Aakash Chopra lists takeaways from T20 series; says middle-lower order 'far from sorted'

Chopra tweeted that Team India should stick to their opening pair of Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul, not worrying much about the left-right combination or other match-ups at the top

Tarak Sinha passes away: Rishabh Pant, Virender Sehwag and other cricketers mourn demise of ‘Ustaad ji’
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Tarak Sinha passes away: Rishabh Pant, Virender Sehwag and other cricketers mourn demise of ‘Ustaad ji’

Sinha, who was reverentially referred to as "Ustad ji" by his disciples and was a father figure in Delhi's famous Sonnet Club died on Saturday morning after a prolonged illness at the age of 71.

Tarak Sinha, one of India's most respected cricket coaches, passes away
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Tarak Sinha, one of India's most respected cricket coaches, passes away

Sinha was a father figure in Delhi's famous Sonnet Club, which has produced some of the country's finest cricketers, who ruled domestic and international cricket.

Virat Kohli unlikely to remain ODI captain for long, says Aakash Chopra
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Virat Kohli unlikely to remain ODI captain for long, says Aakash Chopra

Aakash Chopra stated that the chances of Virat Kohli retaining his ODI captaincy are very low due to the similarity of the format with T20.

Former Rajasthan leg-spinner Vivek Yadav succumbs to COVID-19
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Former Rajasthan leg-spinner Vivek Yadav succumbs to COVID-19

Yadav, who played 18 first-class matches and picked up 57 wickets, featured in the 2010-11 Ranji Trophy final, his finest hour in a brief domestic career.