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Gautam Gambhir attributes Virat Kohli's success in T20s to fitness and strike rotation
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Gautam Gambhir attributes Virat Kohli's success in T20s to fitness and strike rotation

Former India opener Gautam Gambhir has attributed current skipper Virat Kohli's success in the T20 format to his fitness and ability to rotate strike.

Yorked with Herschelle Gibbs: Would former Proteas batsman exchange his historic 175 for Steve Waugh's catch in return?
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Yorked with Herschelle Gibbs: Would former Proteas batsman exchange his historic 175 for Steve Waugh's catch in return?

The free-spirited South African cricketer Herschelle Gibbs talks about his colourful career, philosophy of life that he applied in his playing days, the difference between Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers and more on Yorked.

VVS Laxman could not figure out Mohammad Asif's deliveries during India-Pakistan Karachi Test in 2006, recalls Shoaib Akhtar
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VVS Laxman could not figure out Mohammad Asif's deliveries during India-Pakistan Karachi Test in 2006, recalls Shoaib Akhtar

Pakistan legend Shoaib Akhtar has revealed as to why his teammate Mohammad Asif was able to rattle former Indian cricketer VVS Laxman in the 2006 Karachi Test between India and Pakistan.

Barry Richards says it will be tough for players to motivate themselves when they return after long break
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Barry Richards says it will be tough for players to motivate themselves when they return after long break

South African batting great Barry Richards feels it will be tough for the cricketers to motivate themselves when they return after the coronavirus-forced break but also warned them against "stepping too fast" to compensate for the lost time.

Jos Buttler says IPL has helped English cricket grow, best in the world after World Cups
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Jos Buttler says IPL has helped English cricket grow, best in the world after World Cups

The IPL has helped English cricket grow, feels batsman Jos Buttler, admitting that the cash-rich T20 tournament is the best in the world after the ICC World Cups.

Virat Kohli is like Roger Federer while Steve Smith is more of Rafael Nadal, says AB de Villiers
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Virat Kohli is like Roger Federer while Steve Smith is more of Rafael Nadal, says AB de Villiers

"I think mentally, Smith is one of the best I have ever seen. Virat has also scored runs all over the world and won games under pressure," de Villiers said.

ICC ban has taught me not to take anything lightly due to ignorance, says suspended Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan
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ICC ban has taught me not to take anything lightly due to ignorance, says suspended Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan

Premier Bangladesh all-rounder Shaik Al Hasan, who is serving a one-year ban for not reporting a corrupt approach, says not taking things lightly due to "ignorance" was the biggest lesson he learnt from the infamous incident.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Schedule uncertainty preventing AB de Villiers from committing to a comeback
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Schedule uncertainty preventing AB de Villiers from committing to a comeback

AB de Villiers, who retired from international cricket in 2018, has been flirting with the idea of a comeback for South Africa.

AB de Villiers denies talks with Cricket South Africa about leading Proteas, says it's 'hard to know what to believe these days'
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AB de Villiers denies talks with Cricket South Africa about leading Proteas, says it's 'hard to know what to believe these days'

De Villiers, an explosive batsman, announced his retirement from all forms of international cricket in May 2018 but of late there have been talks of an imminent return in the national team

Yorked with Jonty Rhodes: Is Herschelle Gibbs the best fielder after you?
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Yorked with Jonty Rhodes: Is Herschelle Gibbs the best fielder after you?

Former South Africa batsman and arguably the greatest fielder of all time – Jonty Rhodes joined us for a quick round of questions

Coronavirus Outbreak: Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers to auction their IPL cricketing gears to raise funds for battle against COVID-19
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers to auction their IPL cricketing gears to raise funds for battle against COVID-19

India skipper Virat Kohli and former South Africa batsman AB de Villiers will auction their cricketing gears, including the bats with which they scored hundreds for Royal Challengers Bangalore during an IPL match in 2016, to raise funds for the fight against COVID-19 pandemic.

Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli says he will never play for any other team in IPL
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Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli says he will never play for any other team in IPL

During a live session on Instagram with RCB teammate AB de Villiers, Kohli said winning the tournament remains the goal but he would not leave the team irrespective of the results

MS Dhoni, Rohit Sharma jointly voted greatest captains in IPL history by former players, experts
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MS Dhoni, Rohit Sharma jointly voted greatest captains in IPL history by former players, experts

Chennai Super Kings talisman Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Mumbai Indians' Rohit Sharma were on Saturday jointly declared as the greatest captains of Indian Premier League by a jury comprising 20 former cricketers.

Playing Test cricket has made me better person, says Virat Kohli during Instagram chat with Kevin Pietersen
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Playing Test cricket has made me better person, says Virat Kohli during Instagram chat with Kevin Pietersen

India captain Virat Kohli on Thursday said he became a better person by playing Test cricket, calling the format a representation of life where one doesn't have the option of quitting when the going gets tough.

India vs South Africa: Before three-match ODI series, a look at memorable ODI clashes between hosts and Proteas
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India vs South Africa: Before three-match ODI series, a look at memorable ODI clashes between hosts and Proteas

Ahead of the three-match ODI series between India and South Africa, here's a look at some of their memorable ODI clashes.

Jonty Rhodes says AB de Villiers' return might hurt a few players but feels South Africa should do 'anything' to win T20 World Cup
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Jonty Rhodes says AB de Villiers' return might hurt a few players but feels South Africa should do 'anything' to win T20 World Cup

The 36-year-old de Villiers hasn't played international cricket for nearly two years, having announced his retirement in May 2018. It was later revealed that he made an offer to play the 50-over World Cup last year, but was turned down by the national selectors.

AB de Villiers will play T20 World Cup if he's the 'best man for the job', says South Africa coach Mark Boucher
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AB de Villiers will play T20 World Cup if he's the 'best man for the job', says South Africa coach Mark Boucher

The retired AB de Villiers will be considered for a place in the South African T20 World Cup squad only if he shows good form and proves himself to be the "best man for the job", says the team's head coach Mark Boucher.

Australia's David Warner says he might quit playing T20 cricket to prolong Test and ODI career
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Australia's David Warner says he might quit playing T20 cricket to prolong Test and ODI career

The 33-year-old Warner won Cricket Australia's Allan Border medal for being the player of the year, completing an emotional turnaround after the ignominy of being suspended for ball-tampering in 2018

South Africa vs England: Speedster Dale Steyn to return to Proteas squad for three-match T20I series
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South Africa vs England: Speedster Dale Steyn to return to Proteas squad for three-match T20I series

The experienced Dale Steyn has not played for South Africa since March 2019, but has fully recovered from a shoulder injury and recently featured for the Melbourne Stars in Australia’s Big Bash League.

Rohit Sharma completes 9,000 ODI runs, becomes third-fastest batsman to reach milestone
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Rohit Sharma completes 9,000 ODI runs, becomes third-fastest batsman to reach milestone

Rohit took 217 innings to reach the landmark while his skipper Virat Kohli is the fastest to 9,000 runs with 194 innings. AB de Villiers is the second fastest, having reached there in 208 innings.