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'He can give you a brisk start': Deep Dasgupta backs Prithvi Shaw as India's third-choice opener for T20 World Cup
Notably, Shaw last played for Team India against Sri Lanka in July in 2021. However, he was out for a duck in the only T20I for the Men in Blue.
IPL 2020: Former South Africa cricketer JP Duminy to join Star Sports' commentary panel ahead of new season
Making his debut on the world feed will be former South Africa all-rounder JP Duminy, who will be joined by a host of experts that include the likes of Harsha Bhogle, Mark Nicholas, Simon Doull and Ian Bishop.
Former India wicket-keeper batsman Deep Dasgupta said CSK should opt for all-rounder Jalaj Saxena as a replacement for Harbhajan.
MS Dhoni retires: The most cerebral cricketer I have come across, says former India keeper Deep Dasgupta on MSD
"Dhoni's career is worth studying. It may be difficult to replicate, but if you look at the fundamentals on which he based his career, it will serve as a brilliant teacher," former India wicketkeeper Deep Dasgupta said.
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.
Ajinkya Rahane said he is mentally preparing himself to play all three formats.
Recalling the match where he had to bat in the middle-order, in contrast to his usual playing position at the top-order, Rahane talked about the piece of advice Sachin Tendulkar had for him.
In a first among domestic teams in India, Cricket Association of Bengal will be conducting mandatory eye tests for its senior and U-23 teams once camps resumes post COVID-19 lockdown.
Firstpost Masterclass: Stance, speed, and solid base, Deep Dasgupta breaks down nuances of wicketkeeping
What are the negotiable and non-negotiable skills in wicketkeeping? What do 'soft hands' mean? How do you get up with the ball? Former India wicketkeeper Deep Dasgupta explains all these and more in this edition of Firstpost Masterclass.
Former India leggie Laxman Sivaramakrishnan says it's about time India finds the next crop of young spinners
Ravichandran Ashwin (365 wickets in 71 Tests) has been an impact bowler in home conditions but the current team management hasn't exactly put complete faith in Tamil Nadu tweaker's abilities in overseas conditions.
Their journeys have been intertwined since the U-19 days but in next 10 days, Prithvi and Shubman will provide skipper Virat Kohli and coach Ravi Shastri with a lot to ponder while fighting to be Mayank Agarwal's opening partner in first Test against New Zealand
Former cricketer Murali Kartik feels the art of spin bowling is slowly dying in India, saying currently there are hardly any traditional spinners in the country who can outfox a batsman in the air or with turn.
India vs Bangladesh: After stellar show in Tests, Mayank Agarwal proves to be worthy addition for ODI series against West Indies
Former India player and cricket analyst Deep Dasgupta sees no harm in trying out Agarwal in the shorter formats, and the bilateral series against the West Indies could be the right platform
India vs South Africa: Happy for Rohit Sharma getting three Tests, not often selectors show so much faith in a player, says VVS Laxman
A change in technique after being asked to open had a negative impact on his performance and no wonder VVS Laxman wants Rohit Sharma to stick to his natural game in his new role during the upcoming South Africa Test series.
Rishabh Pant's wicket-keeping a 'work in progress', feel former India stumpers after sloppy glove work in England
Rishabh Pant's glovework has been shoddy in England and he needs to cover a lot of ground before he can be trusted as a Test-level wicket-keeper, some of the former India stumpers said Tuesday.
Suresh Raina replaces Ambati Rayudu in England's ODI squad; Rohit Sharma to appear for Yo-Yo test on Sunday
With 2019 World Cup in mind, the Indian selection committee on Saturday brought back veteran left-hander Suresh Raina in the One-Day squad for the England tour, replacing Ambati Rayudu, who failed his fitness test.
Australia captain Smith was on Sunday handed a one-match suspension and fined 100 percent of his match fee after he owned up to a ball-tampering conspiracy in South Africa.
Senior Bengal cricketers Manoj Tiwary and Ashok Dinda thank Cricket Association of Bengal, coaches and team-mates for their support as they prepare for their 100 FC game
Diego Maradona's charity game 'Match for Unity' will feature Sourav Ganguly, Dhanraj Pillay, confirms organisers
Indian greats Dhanraj Pillay and Sourav Ganguly to play in a charity football game with Argentine legend Diego Maradona in October
CT 2017: India coach Anil Kumble tells BCCI that Virat Kohli and Co want to play in Champions Trophy
Anil Kumble's insistence on India playing in the Champions Trophy comes a day after India legends like Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid and Gundappa Viswanath backed the move.