Former Indian legend makes a big statement about Virat Kohli

Author

15 February, 2017

The Indian selectors on Tuesday retained the 16-member squad that featured in the comprehensive 208-run triumph over Bangladesh for the first two test of four-match series against Australia staring from 23 February in Pune.

Australia will play four Test matches in India. The southpaw who had announced himself on the world stage with a sparkling 187 on debut, ironically against the Australians in 2013, had fractured his thumb in the second Test against New Zealand in Kolkata previous year, and was not picked for the Tests against England and Bangladesh.

While the bulk of the spoils just about went to the spinners, who were definitely the wreckers-in-chief once again, it was India's unit of fast-bowlers who led the bowling attack at key moments. They're all batting very well at the moment, they've got a very strong top six.

Speaking recently before the one-off Bangladesh Test, Indian captain Virat Kohli mentioned that his biggest learning as captain of the Indian team was when to attack and when to play more defensive cricket.

"He encouraged me. He said I had the potential to have a long and successful global career and advised me to work really hard".

When you go to India, you need to be positive. "Okay, how are we going to take wickets?" continued McGrath. "The way Bhuvi has bowled in the last few games he has played, with the old ball (has been good)". All have the benefit of knowledge gained on previous trips to Asia, and Starc's destructive efforts in Sri Lanka, where he lacked support, have not been forgotten.

Why The Coca-Cola Co (NYSE: KO) stock is falling
Moreover, the stock is up 1.69% in one month through last close, to $42.02, showing a -0.20% return during the past three months. On 7th Day after earnings release, Coca-Cola European Partners Plc (NYSE:CCE) dropped to -0.89% from $39.29 to $38.94.

Solar Accounts for 1 in 50 New US Jobs in 2016
The jobs census defines solar workers as those who spend at least half their time on solar-related work. Solar jobs are not limited to one or two states, or even just blue states instead of red ones.

FCC's Pai Rescinds Lifeline Eligibilities
Pai wrote in a blog post published February 2 that he wants to bridge the digital divide during his chairmanship. Kajeet, Inc. was one of the companies originally granted permission to provide service through the program.

"I look to push myself, throw myself around in the field so that other guys know that they also have to push for a wicket".

"David Warner is an wonderful player - he is someone who has redefined the role of opening batting", he said. Also, some of our spinners spent time in Sri Lanka previous year and I think that's a good grounding for them.

"It's all about us making sure that us as individuals are in the right mind set to go out and succeed".

The Aussies reached this metropolis from Dubai where they had a training camp and drove down to a South Mumbai hotel from where they will depart for Pune after playing a warm-up game against India A at the Cricket Club of India's Brabourne Stadium.

"In the end it's about us playing on skill and making sure that our skills are in the best place for us to succeed in these conditions", he added.


More news


  • N.Korea Fires Missile as Trump Meets Abe

    N.Korea Fires Missile as Trump Meets Abe

    The test on Saturday night, United States time , was reported by North Korea and then later confirmed by Pentagon officials. The launch was seen as a test of the response from Mr Trump, who pledged "100%" support to USA regional ally Japan.
    North Carolina Democrats introduce HB2 repeal bills

    North Carolina Democrats introduce HB2 repeal bills

    Where do you stop? Brockman said he hopes his bill will appeal to Republicans as well as Democrats. Similar legislation was filed previous year .

    Outpost bill heading for final vote in the Knesset

    The so-called outpost bill is due to be brought to a final vote in the Knesset on Monday evening, the Times of Israel reported . Britain has long opposed the policy of settlement building on occupied Palestinian land, believing it to be a barrier to peace.
  • Cincinnati Reds Trade 2B Brandon Phillips to Atlanta Braves

    Rosenthal noted Phillips "used his no-trade protection to thwart deals to the Diamondbacks and Nationals" last offseason. In his 15 years in the Major League Baseball Phillips has won four Gold Gloves and been voted to three All-Star Games.
    President Trump's Wall To Cost Billions More Than Expected

    President Trump's Wall To Cost Billions More Than Expected

    The steep price increase is in part explained by the time and cost of acquiring private land to complete the project. The report assumes funding would be granted by April or May, and that construction could commence in September.
    Former president Nicolas Sarkozy ordered to face trial over 2012 election funds

    Former president Nicolas Sarkozy ordered to face trial over 2012 election funds

    Some of the employees at Bygmalion already faced charges and they admitted they knew all along about the excess spending. The order is the latest in a recent series of financial scandals which have surrounded French politics.
  • 1st fatality of the flu season hits Sussex

    1st fatality of the flu season hits Sussex

    In a typical flu season, flu complications - including pneumonia - send more than 200,000 Americans to the hospital. Flu activity is widespread in most of the country and Idaho is no exception, seeing an uptick in influenza deaths.

    The Yemen Raid: Lessons Unlearned, Propaganda Unleashed

    Al-Awlaki was killed in a 2011 USA drone attack. "When you lose a $75 million airplane and, more importantly, an American life is lost ..."

    Lady Gaga and Metallica team up for duet at the Grammys

    Gaga has not been nominated for any category this year as her album, Joanne , released after the Grammy deadline. Metallica is up for a Best Rock Song Grammy for "Hardwired" from the 2016 album " Hardwired .to Self-Destruct".
  • Twist in Rangers manager saga as Mark Warburton 'denies' resigning

    When you get asked to come to a club like Rangers then it's for sure a hard decision to turn that down. Mark Warburton has resigned as manager of Rangers, the Scottish Premiership club said on Friday.

    Google Play May Soon Remove Millions of Apps Without Privacy Policies

    Letting you share the offline love, YouTube Go also lets users transfer download videos between devices over Bluetooth. The hotspot connection so formed will not consume data from any of the parties involved in the transmission.

    Average Brokerage Rating Of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI), General Motors Company (GM)

    Panagora Asset Management Inc.'s holdings in Activision Blizzard were worth $13,070,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Activision Blizzard said the amount of money spent per user of King's games, rose from a year ago and from the previous quarter.