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 24 Sep 2020 ICC rankings: Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma maintain ascendancy in ODIs, KL Rahul at number two in T20Is http://zeus.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/8sojyxqAJC_drh-sevawcirc/icc-rankings-virat-kohli-rohit-sharma-maintain-ascendancy-in-odis-kl-rahul-at-number-two-in-t20is.html Indian captain Virat Kohli and limited-overs vice-captain Rohit Sharma have retained the top two positions in the ICC ODI rankings for batsmen. They stand first and second respectively as per the latest ranking released on Wednesday. In Test matches, Australia’s number one batsman Steve Smith is still ruling charts, followed by Kohli and in-form Aussie Marnus Labuschagne. Cheteshwar Pujara and Ajinkya Rahane are the other Indians in the Test Top 10. One mistake will spoil the entire IPL, warns Kohli http://zeus.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/YfDTzppOnl_drh-sevawcirc/one-mistake-will-spoil-the-entire-ipl-warns-kohli.html Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) captain Virat Kohli on Monday warned his colleagues to follow the bio-secure bubble in IPL's first virtual meeting. The 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League will be a different experience for everyone as it will be played in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, devoid of the large crowds synonymous with the T20 league. ICC ODI rankings: Kohli, Rohit retain top two slots http://zeus.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/sxFHufMP21_drh-sevawcirc/icc-odi-rankings-kohli-rohit-retain-top-two-slots.html India's captain and vice-captain Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma have retained the top two spots in the ICC ODI ranking for batsmen. Kohli is at the top position with 871 points followed by Rohit with 855. Pakistan's Babar Azam is at the number three spot with 829 points. 2014 England failure a milestone in my career: Virat Kohli http://zeus.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/hd5a08zVHw_drh-sevawcirc/2014-england-failure-a-milestone-in-my-career-virat-kohli.html Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli has termed his disastrous tour of 2014 to England as a milestone in his career. Kohli, who went to England on a high, managed only 134 runs in 10 innings, and failed to cross the fifty mark even once. Kohli Classics http://zeus.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/3xkYJs3TVC_drh-sevawcirc/kohli-classics.html The Indian skipper is currently regarded as one of the best players in world cricket right now, and some believe he is the greatest ODI player to have ever played the game. He started his career way back in 2008 on the back of victory in the U19 World Cup as the skipper, also held in 2008. Since then, he has played some fine knocks which have seen his career grow higher and higher. Let’s have a look at his top five. Tributes galore as domestic legend Rajinder Goel dies at 77 http://zeus.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/acgNsu1o0V_drh-sevawcirc/tributes-galore-as-domestic-legend-rajinder-goel-dies-at-77.html India’s domestic cricket legend Rajinder Goel, often referred to as one of ‘India’s nearly men’, died on Sunday after a prolonged illness. Goel was 77. A left-arm spinner, Goel picked up a massive 750 first-class wickets in a career that spanned two and a half decades Kohli has won nothing as leader, has lots to achieve: Gambhir http://zeus.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/JUx13SC3HV_drh-sevawcirc/kohli-has-won-nothing-as-leader-has-lots-to-achieve-gambhir.html Indian captain Virat Kohli may be rated by many as the best batsman in the world today. He averages over 50 in all three formats of the game with 43 ODI tons and 27 in Tests. Most cricket pundits admit that the 31-year-old has the best chance of breaking Sachin Tendulkar's record of 100 international hundreds. Improve and stay a step ahead: Kohli shares success mantra with Iqbal http://zeus.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/kytB8ecvH9_drh-sevawcirc/improve-and-stay-a-step-ahead-kohli-shares-success-mantra-with-iqbal.html Bangladesh one-day skipper Tamim Iqbal praised Indian captain Virat Kohli, and termed him the cricketer responsible for raising the fitness and discipline standards in international cricket. Kohli an ‘imposing character’, split captaincy won’t work for India: Nasser Hussain http://zeus.cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/H8HZbcpkxs_drh-sevawcirc/kohli-an-imposing-character-split-captaincy-wont-work-for-india-nasser-hussain.html Former England captain Nasser Hussain is of the view that split captaincy will not work for Indian cricket at present since Virat Kohli is such an ‘imposing character’. However, he does admit that split coaching might not be a bad idea. Former India cricketer Yuvraj Singh also backed Hussain on the issue of split captaincy as he is unsure how one coach can deal with players having varied mindsets.