You are here: Home >> English News & Features >> Sports

Ashwin, Jadeja given ‘rest’ once again

DNMUM396391 | 9/11/2017 | Author : Taus Rizvi | WC :500

Selectors leave out senior spin duo out for first 3 ODIs against Australia; pacers Shami, Yadav return to 16-member squad

Mumbai: Is Team India looking beyond Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja for ODIs?
Chief selector MSK Prasad might have dismissed any debate by using the word ‘rest’ for the spin twins missing out from the first three ODIs against Australia.
Many questions have started doing the rounds in cricketing circles on the duo who have been kept out of the 16-member squad for the first three ODIs against Australia in the five-match series.
The selectors have chosen to not disturb the winning combination that toured Sri Lanka and have rewarded the performances of young spin trio left-arm spinner Axar Patel, leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal and Chinaman bowler Kuldeep Yadav.
However, the rested duo of fast bowlers Umesh Yadav and Mohammed
Read full story


Copyright restricted. Under license from www.dnasyndication.com   
Add To Lightbox
Calculate Price

More on Sports

Prepare, dominate, repeat
DNMUM401540 | 11/24/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : G Krishnan | WC :954

Nagpur: After a long net session on Thursday afternoon with their batsmen going through the grind including facing the bowling machine, and their senior player, former captain Angelo Mathews fully strapped and helmet in place taking tennis b

Add To LightboxCalculate Price

‘We can pull off a miracle here’
DNMUM401541 | 11/24/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : G Krishnan | WC :255

Nagpur: Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal is hoping for a miracle on what he described as a “good Test wicket” at the VCA Stadium here as his side is still searching for its first Test win in India in 18 matches since 1982.Asked if he pondered
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

It’s not all green in Orange city
DNMUM401443 | 11/23/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : G Krishnan | WC :962

Many were debating about the timing of India’s declaration in the first Test that concluded in an exciting draw in Kolkata on Monday despite more than 150 overs being lost on the first two days alone due to rain. They said that Virat Kohli should

Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Status quo remains on Indo-Pak cricket
DNMUM401444 | 11/23/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Chander Shekhar Luthra | WC :476

New Delhi: For the record, the much anticipated meeting between the Board of Control for Cricket in India officials and Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore proved to be “mere courteous” and “no serious cricketing issues” were discussed during
Add To LightboxCalculate Price