Latest Cricket News Updates http://gae.cricwaves.com Latest news from gae.cricwaves.com (c)gae.cricwaves.com en-gb Fri 14 Aug 2020 Don't think Super Over is needed in a one-day game: Ross Taylor http://gae.cricwaves.com/cricket/news/articles/DlhCmUa0vS_drh-sevawcirc/dont-think-super-over-is-needed-in-a-one-day-game-ross-taylor.html Veteran New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor has stated that there is nothing wrong with both teams sharing the World Cup in case of a tie, and that a Super Over is not necessary to choose one winner. As everyone is aware, England were declared winners of the 2019 World Cup despite tying the final as well as the Super Over. Hosts England were named champions on the basis of a controversial boundary count rule. If it doesn’t matter then why play: Nehra slams Kohli for 'ODIs not relevant' statement in New Zealand http://gae.cricwaves.com/cricket/news/articles/8RhR9tgX01_drh-sevawcirc/if-it-doesnt-matter-then-why-play-nehra-slams-kohli-for-odis-not-relevant-statement-in-new-zealand.html Former India pace bowler Ashish Nehra feels that Indian captain Virat Kohli should have refrained from stating that 'ODIs are not important' after the series loss in New Zealand. It may be recalled while India whitewashed the Kiwis in the T20Is, the failed to win a single match in the ODI series and Tests that followed. India's reign as number one Test team ends, Australia back at the top http://gae.cricwaves.com/cricket/news/articles/pxp4fQvlfm_drh-sevawcirc/indias-reign-as-number-one-test-team-ends-australia-back-at-the-top.html Team India's run as the number one Test team in the world is officially over. As per the latest rankings released on Friday, Australia are back on the top of the ratings with 116 points while New Zealand are second with 115. India have slided down to number three with 114 points. Match behind closed doors felt like a warm-up: Ross Taylor http://gae.cricwaves.com/cricket/news/articles/q8BDRSAup2_drh-sevawcirc/match-behind-closed-doors-felt-like-a-warm-up-ross-taylor.html The last international cricket match before the game took a break due to Coronavirus was played behind closed doors -- Australia vs New Zealand at the SCG. When the game resumes, it is highly likely that for a few months matches will be played indoors. However, former New Zealand captain Ross Taylor recently conceded that the match played in front of an empty stadium felt more like a warm-up game than a proper international fixture. The game was played on March 15 after which subsequent cricketing activities have been put on hold. Sandeep Patil lashes out at Indian batsmen after an insipid show in New Zealand http://gae.cricwaves.com/cricket/news/articles/FJRJt3aimD_drh-sevawcirc/sandeep-patil-lashes-out-at-indian-batsmen-after-an-insipid-show-in-new-zealand.html Former chairman of selectors Sandeep Patel has lashed out at the Indian team for their abject surrender in the Test series in New Zealand. He was particularly disappointed Kohli blames New Zealand series defeat on failure to execute plans http://gae.cricwaves.com/cricket/news/articles/RX4KsqpmkL_drh-sevawcirc/kohli-blames-new-zealand-series-defeat-on-failure-to-execute-plans.html New Zealand crushed India by seven wickets, in under three days, in the second Test at Christchurch to claim the two-match series 2-0. India resumed their second innings at 90 for 6 Christchurch Test: Batting collapse leaves India staring at defeat after bowlers fightback http://gae.cricwaves.com/cricket/news/articles/T5PL8LfSpy_drh-sevawcirc/christchurch-test-batting-collapse-leaves-india-staring-at-defeat-after-bowlers-fightback.html India squandered a great opportunity to take control of the Christchurch Test after stumbling to 90 for six in their second innings. This was after the bowlers had done a commendable Dilip Vengsarkar's sound advice to Indian batsmen ahead of second Test against New Zealand http://gae.cricwaves.com/cricket/news/articles/sZWQ0S1fKg_drh-sevawcirc/dilip-vengsarkars-sound-advice-to-indian-batsmen-ahead-of-second-test-against-new-zealand.html After clinching the five-match T20I series 5-0, Team India have had a horrendous time of it on the tour of New Zealand. They lost the three-match ODI series 0-3, and now are 0-1 down in the two-match Test series.