Here are the top 7 news from the world of cricket today:
Former India skipper Kapil Dev has interesting advice for the current skipper, which will help the 32-year-old ‘excel in the tough English conditions. Virat and his men are currently gearing up for the WTC Final, followed by a five-match Test series against England.
Bengal and SunRisers Hyderabad wicketkeeper-batsman, Shreevats Goswami has revealed an age-old problem in India’s domestic cricket. He took to Twitter and highlighted a major problem of local players.
Former Sri Lanka skipper and Cricket Committee Chairman has urged the protesting national team players to perform instead of complaining over the new contracts. The latest contracts have reduced base salaries and introduced performance-based incentives.
Young India opener Shubman Gill recently hosted a question and answer session on his official Instagram handle where many fans asked him a plethora of queries related to his personal and professional life.
Former England spinner Monty Panesar lauded Indian head coach Ravi Shastri for the team’s recent success. The team is currently gearing up for the World Test Championship (WTC) Final against New Zealand, starting June 18.
Former Pakistan skipper Wasim Akram has taken an indirect dig at his compatriot and veteran pacer, Mohammad Amir, who had accused head coach Misbah and bowling coach Waqar for allegedly “torturing” him and not backing him enough.
“It is my dream. Just like how I helped India win the U-19 World Cup, I want to help India win the main World Cup too. With Virat Kohli as captain, I feel I can be his lucky charm,” the out-of-favor player said.