‘You need form nearly every innings these days to hold your spot’, says Phillip Hughes

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Hughes has a habit of being dropped during high profile series

With the first leg of the Ashes series done and dusted, Australia batsman Phillip Hughes, who was dropped after failing to have much of an impact during the historic series, stated that “you need form nearly every innings these days to hold your spot”.

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A BATTING WITH BIMAL BREAKING REPORT: I can’t believe that I am already spearheading the New Zealand pace attack, says Trent Boult

Boult is excited about the challenge of leading from the front

Most quick bowlers have to wait years and constantly prove themselves before being established as the leader of their country’s pace attack, but New Zealand’s Trent Boult has been thrust into that position after having played only 10 Tests.

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A BATTING WITH BIMAL BREAKING REPORT: Chris Martin still an important member of the New Zealand squad, says Ross Taylor

Taylor believes Martin can still be a huge asset for New Zealand

New Zealand captain Ross Taylor has revealed that veteran pace bowler Chris Martin, who has been the leading the bowling attack for nearly a decade, is still an important member of the squad despite a number of younger bowlers starting to become the centre of attention.

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A BATTING WITH BIMAL BREAKING REPORT: Lots of positives and negatives can be taken from India series, says Mike Hesson

New Zealand’s batting will be Hesson’s priority for the future

New Zealand coach Mike Hesson has announced that his team should be proud of the way they played against a strong Test side like India, despite losing to them 2-0 in the series.

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