Latest Cricket News Updates http://zeus.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com Latest news from zeus.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com (c)zeus.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com en-gb Thu 06 Aug 2020 Rohit Sharma among top five one-day openers of all time: Kris Srikkanth http://zeus.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/33VYL7JMZn_drh-sevawcirc/rohit-sharma-among-top-five-one-day-openers-of-all-time-kris-srikkanth.html Former India opener Kris Srikkanth has stated that current Indian limited overs opener Rohit Sharma is undoubtedly among the top five opening batsmen of all time. BCCI nominates Rohit for Khel Ratna; Dhawan, Ishant, Deepti for Arjuna http://zeus.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/yZLBnvLLLI_drh-sevawcirc/bcci-nominates-rohit-for-khel-ratna-dhawan-ishant-deepti-for-arjuna.html The BCCI has nominated Rohit Sharma for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award in the wake of his stellar performances across formats in 2019. Further, the names of Ishant Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan and Deepti Yadav have been shortlisted for the Arjuna Award. Why Simon Doull rates Rohit Sharma as better than Tendulkar in ODIs http://zeus.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/M1ifYovX8L_drh-sevawcirc/why-simon-doull-rates-rohit-sharma-as-better-than-tendulkar-in-odis.html Former New Zealand fast bowler and cricket commentator Simon Doull feels that Rohit Sharma is a better one-day batsman than Sachin Tendulkar. According to Doull, Rohit has the ability to maintain the tempo of his innings even while approaching a landmark. Tendulkar, on the other hand, was known to slow down as he approached a hundred. Respect towards seniors has become a thin line now: Yuvraj to Rohit http://zeus.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/sabU1cuvdC_drh-sevawcirc/respect-towards-seniors-has-become-a-thin-line-now-yuvraj-to-rohit.html Former India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh is of the view that the current Indian team does not have many role models other than captain Virat Kohli and one-day skipper Rohit Sharma. In an Instagram question and answer session with Yuvraj, Rohit asked the former cricketer about the difference between the current side and the players he played with. Coronavirus: Rohit Sharma donates Rs 80 lakh for fight against COVID-19 http://zeus.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/CsLUm5Vhcb_drh-sevawcirc/coronavirus-rohit-sharma-donates-rs-80-lakh-for-fight-against-covid-19.html Indian opener and limited-overs vice-captain Rohit Sharma has donated Rs 80 lakh in the fight against COVID-19 pandemic. Rohit, has donated Rs 45 lakh and Rs 25 lakh to the Prime Minister and CM's Relief Fund (Maharashtra) respectively. Further, he has contributed Rs 5 lakh to "Zomato Feeding India", which is trying to help families hit by the 21-day national lockdown, and a further Rs 5 lakh for the welfare of stray dogs. ICC T20I rankings: Lokesh Rahul jumps to second spot, Rohit Sharma enters Top 10 http://zeus.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/0aXHNSpy6t_drh-sevawcirc/icc-t20i-rankings-lokesh-rahul-jumps-to-second-spot-rohit-sharma-enters-top-10.html Team India completed a memorable whitewash in the recently-concluded T20I series against New Zealand following which the players have witnessed a significant rise in the ICC T20I rankings. KL Rahul, who was the man of the series in the T20Is, has jumped to the second spot. Having scored 224 runs from 5 matches, he now has 823 points to his name. Pakistan’s Babar Azam leads the T20I batting rankings with 879 points. Rahul registered scores of 56, 57 not out, 27, 39 and 45 in the five matches. Rohit, Tendulkar applaud as Kiwi players carry injured Windies batsman off the field in U19 World Cup http://zeus.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/hhq49K3XnN_drh-sevawcirc/rohit-tendulkar-applaud-as-kiwi-players-carry-injured-windies-batsman-off-the-field-in-u19-world-cup.html In a heart-warming gesture, New Zealand’s U-19 cricketers lifted an injured West Indian batsman and took him off the field after his dismissal. Rohit’s ‘super’ sixes seal series for India as New Zealand experienced another heartbreak http://zeus.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/vKMIjYweo4_drh-sevawcirc/rohits-super-sixes-seal-series-for-india-as-new-zealand-experienced-another-heartbreak.html Super Overs continued to haunt New Zealand as they went down to India in the third T20I at Hamilton to concede the five-match series. Needing 10 to win off the last two balls in the Super