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Watch: Team India’s day out with kids in New York ahead of clash against USA | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Team India stars Rishabh Pant and Yashasvi Jaiswal were among several other players seen enjoying their off-time with kids in New York on Tuesday.The fun-filled day saw the players relaxing and interacting with the kids.Along with Pant and Jaiswal, Ravindra Jadeja, Shivam Dube, Sanju Samson, Avesh Khan, Yuzvendra Chahal, Rinku Singh and Kheleel Ahmed were present at the day out. Head coach Rahul Dravid and fielding coach T Dilip also accompanied the players.Earlier, ahead of their game against co-hosts USA, India's Consul General in New York Binaya Srikanta Pradhan hosted the team.Pradhan and the Indian diaspora in New York welcomed the contingent led by skipper Rohit Sharma and head coach Dravid.BCCI president Roger Binny, vice president Rajeev Shukla and secretary Jay Shah ...
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Tendulkar reunites with Dravid and Yuvraj in New York; Jaiswal shows respect by touching his feet: Watch | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Legendary Indian batter Sachin Tendulkar had a great reunion with his long-standing companions Rahul Dravid and Yuvraj Singh in New York on Sunday, prior to the highly anticipated India vs Pakistan T20 World Cup match.The presence of Sachin elated the Indian supporters, as he acknowledged them with a warm wave. Suryakumar Yadav greeted the legend with a handshake, while young talent Yashasvi Jaiswal showed his respect by touching Tendulkar's feet.Talking about the match, Play resumed after a 36-minute as rain caused multiple interruptions with just one over having been bowled.Following an earlier rain delay that pushed back the toss and start time by half an hour, Pakistan captain Babar Azam won the toss and chose to bowl at Nassau International Cricket Stadium.India, the pre...
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T20 World Cup: Navjot Singh Sidhu explains why Virat Kohli is opening with Rohit Sharma | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Speaking about Sunday's exciting India-Pakistan Twenty20 World Cup match, veteran Indian cricketer Navjot Singh Sidhu said that although he would have chosen Rohit Sharma and Yashasvi Jaiswal to open the innings, he could understand Virat Kohli's pairing with the captain."...they have changed the combination because then Dube and Axar wouldn't have got the opportunity to play, so they have made this combination for a correct composition where Axar is batting at no.8, especially in this pitch where bowlers have an advantage," he said.T20 WORLD CUP: SCHEDULE | POINTS TABLE"If the tournament would have opened in West Indies, then we would have seen Rohit and Yashasvi opening the match, there you wouldn't have needed the sixth or the seventh bowler."You can't expect 200 runs in t...
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‘Virat Kohli-Rohit Sharma as openers and Rishabh Pant at No.3’: Simon Doull feels ‘it’s the best way’ | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Former New Zealand pacer Simon Doull has suggested that Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma should open the batting for India in their T20 World Cup opener against Ireland on Wednesday. The duo has only opened together once in T20Is, against England in 2021.Kohli, despite having opened only nine times in 109 T20I innings, found tremendous success at the top for Royal Challengers Bengaluru in the recently concluded IPL 2024, where he was the leading run-scorer with 741 runs in 15 matches.In a conversation with Cricbuzz, Doull said, "My team would have Virat and Rohit opening the batting. They are the two best players to do that at this point of time and Rishabh Pant for a point of difference at 3 as a left-hand option. SKY (Suryakumar Yadav) at 4 and then you have Dube, Hardik and Ja...
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Watch: Sunil Gavaskar’s India XI for T20 World Cup match against Ireland has a couple of surprises | Cricket News – Times of India

Which players will feature in India's playing XI for their T20 World Cup opener against Ireland on Wednesday? Discussion around that question are hotting up in build-up to the Group A game at New York's Nassau County International Cricket Stadium. Hints of the combination that head coach Rahul Dravid and captain Rohit Sharma are looking at were dropped during India's only warm-up match against Bangladesh, which India won comprehensively by 60 runs.ALSO SEE: T20 World Cup ScheduleIn all, 12 players from India's 15-member squad played the practice game, with Virat Kohli and Yashasvi Jaiswal being the notable absentees. Kohli had joined the squad in New York late, after a short personal break following the conclusion of the Indian Premier League. Joining the list of experts who have predic...
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‘Not going to reveal our cards, but…’: Team India head coach Rahul Dravid on opening pair | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Head coach Rahul Dravid remained tight-lipped when questioned about India's opening combination for their T20 World Cup opener against Ireland on June 5. While Rohit Sharma is anticipated to partner with Virat Kohli at the top of the order, there is also speculation regarding Yashasvi Jaiswal as a potential option."We've got options, so we are obviously not going to reveal our cards just yet, but certainly we've got options.We have Rohit and Jaiswal and Virat opened in the IPL as well."We picked the team keeping in mind that we have three options and we could pick and choose what we wanted depending on the conditions and kind of combination we go into these games with," said Dravid while talking to reporters in New York.The playing surface at the Nassau County ground has draw...