Here is the quick wrap-up of the events that grabbed the spotlight in the world of cricket today.
Here are the titbits of news that matter in the world of cricket today.
1. ‘It’s better if he focuses on learning how to coach’ – Aaqib Javed on Waqar Younis stepping down from his role
Aaqib Javed has opined that outgoing Pakistan bowling coach Waqar Younis should learn how to coach a cricket team properly.
2. The deficiencies of England Test team were laid bare this week: Michael Vaughan
Former England captain Michael Vaughan has stated that the deficiencies of the England side in all three departments of the game were exposed by the battle-hardened Indian side.
3. ENG vs IND: We focus on the good things, not always trying to find needles everywhere, reckons Jasprit Bumrah
Indian pacer Jasprit Bumrah has opined that the Indian cricket team focuses on the controllable things on the field.
4. If Ajinkya Rahane gets another game, he is a very lucky batsman: Sanjay Manjrekar
Cricketer-turned-commentator Sanjay Manjrekar feels that Ajinkya Rahane has been given a very long rope by the Indian side.
5. Reports: Babar Azam not happy with Pakistan’s T20 World Cup squad
Pakistan skipper and batting sensation Babar Azam is not happy with the Pakistan squad that has been picked for the 2021 T20 World Cup.
6. ‘They know how to fight back’ – Chris Silverwood points where England lost The Oval Test
Chris Silverwood, the Head Coach of the England cricket team has stated that the Joe Root led side failed to put pressure on the Indian side in the 4th Test match.
7. India’s Day 5 performances are truly amazing like the Australian team of the past era: Steve Harmison
England cricketer Steve Harmison has compared the current Indian side to the Australian teams of the previous era and has added that Virat Kohli and his men break the opposition down.
8. England to make late decision over Ben Stokes’ inclusion in T20 World Cup squad
England Head Coach Chris Silverwood has stated that the decision regarding Ben Stokes’ participation in the 2021 T20 World Cup will be made as late as possible.