Ashish Nehra

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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.

India vs England: 'Will be surprised if R Ashwin doesn't play at Oval', says Ashish Nehra
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India vs England: 'Will be surprised if R Ashwin doesn't play at Oval', says Ashish Nehra

As the action shifts to the Oval for the fourth Test, former India pacer Ashish Nehra feels that the Ravichandran Ashwin is almost certain to get the nod in the playing XI, given that conditions are expected to assist the spinners.

India vs England: 'Why not KL Rahul?,' Ashish Nehra backs Karnataka batsman to open with Rohit Sharma in first Test
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India vs England: 'Why not KL Rahul?,' Ashish Nehra backs Karnataka batsman to open with Rohit Sharma in first Test

While Shubman Gill returned home on 21 July after being ruled out, Mayank Agarwal, too, was eventually ruled out of the first Test at Trent Bridge, with a concussion test pending. This adds to the dilemma of who could open with Rohit Sharma in the series-opener.

Former pacer Ashish Nehra recalls how MS Dhoni convinced him to play 2011 World Cup
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Former pacer Ashish Nehra recalls how MS Dhoni convinced him to play 2011 World Cup

'Just hang in there for another two to three weeks. See how you feel. Be with the physio, sort it out with him, wait for two-three weeks, and then we’ll see how it goes,' MS Dhoni told Nehra when the pacer was contemplating retirement.

IPL 2020: Ashish Nehra says tournament should not be selection criteria for MS Dhoni
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IPL 2020: Ashish Nehra says tournament should not be selection criteria for MS Dhoni

Dhoni's comeback and retirement has been a matter of intense speculation. His much-awaited comeback is expected to be with Chennai Super Kings at the upcoming IPL, set to be held in the UAE from 19 September.

Irfan Pathan says fast bowlers need to 'forget about reverse swing' until COVID-19 restrictions ease up
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Irfan Pathan says fast bowlers need to 'forget about reverse swing' until COVID-19 restrictions ease up

The ICC banned the use of saliva to shine the ball due to the threat of COVID-19 infection.

Virat Kohli-led India still have a long way to go before earning comparisons with Australia of 1990s, 2000s, says Ashish Nehra
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Virat Kohli-led India still have a long way to go before earning comparisons with Australia of 1990s, 2000s, says Ashish Nehra

Virat Kohli's Indian team still has a long way to go before it is spoken of in the same breath as Australia of 2000s, feels former India pacer Ashish Nehra.

Virat Kohli calling ODIs irrelevant in T20 World Cup year is 'wrong', feels former India pacer Ashish Nehra
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Virat Kohli calling ODIs irrelevant in T20 World Cup year is 'wrong', feels former India pacer Ashish Nehra

Nehra, who was part of India's 2011 world cup winning team, added that the current Indian team was 'chopping and changing too much'

Marnus Labuschagne says players should be ready to adapt to new laws to get back on the field
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Marnus Labuschagne says players should be ready to adapt to new laws to get back on the field

There has been widespread speculations that the use of saliva and sweat to shine the ball will be stopped to cut down the risk of spreading the highly contagious coronavirus when cricket restarts.

Saliva is must and vaseline is no replacement, feel Ashish Nehra, Harbhajan Singh
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Saliva is must and vaseline is no replacement, feel Ashish Nehra, Harbhajan Singh

Saliva and sweat are components that cannot be entirely done away with, insist a few distinguished India cricketers, as the ICC contemplates legalising ball tampering post COVID-19 by using artificial substances to prevent virus spread.

IPL Dream XI: From Malinga to Raina, the best from 12 years of the cricketing carnival
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IPL Dream XI: From Malinga to Raina, the best from 12 years of the cricketing carnival

With everything on hold, it's time to look back, time to reflect, time to ponder, time to wonder. So Firstpost presents you with IPL Dream XI.

IPL 2020: Ashish Nehra believes tournament '100 percent possible' if normalcy returns by October
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IPL 2020: Ashish Nehra believes tournament '100 percent possible' if normalcy returns by October

"If things go back to normal around the world by October, we'll have a 100 percent clearance," Nehra reckoned.

Ashish Nehra feels prolonged break will pose massive challenge for fast bowlers to attain full fitness
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Ashish Nehra feels prolonged break will pose massive challenge for fast bowlers to attain full fitness

A batsman can do with yoga and weight training but for the merchants of speed, former India pacer Ashish Nehra feels the absence of running for a prolonged period could come in their way of fitness.

Nine years on from the historic day at Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium: Rank your favourite India moment from World Cup 2011
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Nine years on from the historic day at Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium: Rank your favourite India moment from World Cup 2011

On the nine-year anniversary of India's World Cup triumph on 2 April, we want you to give it a shot and rank our picks for the '10 best India moments from the World Cup'

Jasprit Bumrah's action makes him susceptible to injuries, not technically sound: Kapil Dev
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Jasprit Bumrah's action makes him susceptible to injuries, not technically sound: Kapil Dev

Kapil Dev feels Jasprit Bumrah's bowling action is not technically sound and hence he is vulnerable to injuries while his compatriot Bhuvneshwar Kumar will last longer.

India pacer Jasprit Bumrah to visit UK to seek opinion on his lower back stress fracture
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India pacer Jasprit Bumrah to visit UK to seek opinion on his lower back stress fracture

Jasprit Bumrah has been ruled out for a minimum period of two months starting from the South Africa Test series till the end of Bangladesh series, his first major injury break in his three and half year international career.

Jasprit Bumrah's stress fracture unrelated to his bowling action, will comeback stronger, says Ashish Nehra
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Jasprit Bumrah's stress fracture unrelated to his bowling action, will comeback stronger, says Ashish Nehra

Bumrah was recently ruled out of both South Africa and Bangladesh series owing to a stress fracture on his lower back, with a recovery time period of two months due to early detection.

IPL: Simon Katich replaces Gary Kirsten as RCB head coach, Mike Hesson appointed Director of Cricket Operations
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IPL: Simon Katich replaces Gary Kirsten as RCB head coach, Mike Hesson appointed Director of Cricket Operations

Mike Hesson has been appointed as Director of Cricket Operations by Royal Challengers Bangalore. Meanwhile Simon Katich has been named the new head coach of the franchise.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: MS Dhoni is captain for Virat Kohli on ground, says Suresh Raina
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: MS Dhoni is captain for Virat Kohli on ground, says Suresh Raina

He's the captain of the captains. Virat feels confident when Dhoni is behind the stumps, said Suresh Raina

ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Five otherwise average careers that hit their peak during marquee tournament
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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Five otherwise average careers that hit their peak during marquee tournament

Here’s a look at some players who saved their best for the World Cup – a collection of cricketers who otherwise had a rather modest career but had the ability to raise their game during the World Cup.