India vs South Africa

‘He caused a furore in domestic cricket’: Zaheer Khan remembers telling a young Shardul Thakur to lose weight |  Cricket

‘He caused a furore in domestic cricket’: Zaheer Khan remembers telling a young Shardul Thakur to lose weight | Cricket

Shardul Thakur’s decisiveness slowly makes him a compelling choice for the starting eleven. The 30-year-old all-rounder from Palghar came back with the bat again on Friday, scoring a solid 40 against South Africa in the second ODI of the series in Paarl. Shardul scored a 38-ball 40 while Ravichandran Ashwin added 25 from 24 deliveries …

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Different format, same result: India loses second ODI at trot against SA to concede series

Different format, same result: India loses second ODI at trot against SA to concede series

India needs to change their white ball template. That is the biggest lesson from the defeat of their ODI series against South Africa. In addition to Rishabh Pant and Shardul Thakur and Ravichandran Ashwin’s 48-run partnership at death, the tourists also played terrifying cricket in the second ODI, losing the match by seven wickets and …

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