Here are the Indian players who can actually take advantage of the drop in pitches, renewed balls, grassy tops, and odd ground sizes in Australia.
The national selectors have picked seasoned pacer Mohammed Shami as a replacement for Jasprit Bumrah, who had to pull out of the ICC Men's T20 World Cup in Australia starting on Sunday.
After securing a come-from-behind 2-1 series win over Australia, Indian team has now landed in Thiruvananthapuram to take on the Temba Bavuma-led South Africa side in a three-match T20I series, starting from September 28.
Senior India fast-bowler Mohammed Shami on Sunday has been ruled out of the upcoming T20I series against Australia after testing positive for Covid-19, said the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).
The 32-year-old pacer has not reached Mohali, where the first of the three T20Is against the Aussies, is scheduled to be played on September 20.
After the victory of Team India in the Asia Cup Hasin Jahan shared a photo of Hardik Pandya and it looks like she has taunted her Shami with the caption, saying 'country's dignity cannot be saved by womanisers'.
After all, India did well in both batting and bowling departments to get the series win, especially prevailing in close-fought first two matches by seizing the crucial moments in their favour.
The 31-year-old is not new to owning luxury cars as he has already acquired cars such as Toyota Fortuner, BMW 5 series, and an Audi.
The type of a fast bowler Shami is, he relies a lot on his short, skiddy nature and delivers the ball at an awkward angle where the time of decision making for the batsman is limited.
Shami’s economy rate could be a bit higher than Bumrah in white-ball cricket. However, Shami is always a wicket-taker and his strike rate is always brilliant, Ashish Nehra
Facebook on Monday quickly removed the comments that hurled abuse at pacer Mohammed Shami after he faced online abuse following India's defeat to Pakistan at the ICC T20 World Cup match.
New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: Seamer Mohammed Shami has been in hot water since his wife Hasin Jahan accused him of domestic violence and extra-marital affairs. However, the reason behind their spat has taken a new turn. The Board of Control for Cricket in India’s (BCCI) 26-member annual contracts system, which saw the addition of a new category, […]
Mumbai: Seamer Mohammed Shami found himself out of the Board of Control for Cricket in India’s (BCCI) 26-member annual contracts system, which saw the addition of a new category. The removal of Shami may be a coincidence with the ongoing controversy involving his wife, who accused the Bengal pacer, who was in the B category […]
Dehradun: India pacer Mohammed Shami has escaped with minor injuries after being involved in a road accident while traveling from Dehradun to New Delhi. Shami, who is in the Delhi Daredevils IPL team, was returning to New Delhi from Dehradun in a car yesterday when it collided with a truck. Shami sustained minor injuries and […]
After two back-to-back, thumping wins thousands of miles apart by the Indian cricket team over the last 24 hours, it is perhaps time to ponder over the question: is it the golden era of Indian cricket? Given that we were beaten 2-1 in the Test series against South Africa, the question may seem out of […]