India’s batsmen will feel the heat in South Africa, says Graeme Smith

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“Obviously they’re hugely talented but it’s a very different line-up to the one I’ve become accustomed to playing against”

South Africa captain Graeme Smith has issued a warning to India ahead of the first Test in Johannesburg, saying that they will feel the heat and experience firsthand why the Proteas are the number one Test team in the world.

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Veteran and retired Indian players share their secrets of bridging the gap between domestic and international cricket

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“It’s all about the basics, going back and going forward”

Veteran Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar, along with a trio of former captains, which include Sourav Ganguly, Rahul Dravid and GR Viswanath, have all exposed their secrets of how players can bridge the gap between domestic and international cricket.

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A BATTING WITH BIMAL BREAKING REPORT: Shane Warne presents his theory on who should be the leaders of Australian cricket

Lehmann would be the assistant coach in Warne’s dream team

Almost all people associate the word dream team with a star group of players that would be invincible against any opposition, but former Australia leg-spinner Shane Warne has taken the term to a whole new level after revealing his candidates for Cricket Australia’s dream team.

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A BATTING WITH BIMAL BREAKING REPORT: Damien Wright believes Dukes balls will not suit conditions in Australia

Wright has recommended Australia to stick with using the Kookaburra ball

Victoria Bushrangers’ head coach Damien Wright has announced that Cricket Australia’s decision to use Dukes balls in order to train their batsmen for the back-to-back Ashes series against arch-rivals England next year will not work since the ball is not suited for the conditions in Australia.

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A BATTING WITH BIMAL BREAKING REPORT: Mitchell Starc has become the spearhead pace bowler for Australia, says Jason Gillespie

Starc performed extremely well throughout the World Twenty20

Former Australia pace bowler Jason Gillespie has revealed that he believes young pace bowler Mitchell Starc will be the future spearhead bowler of the national team’s pace bowling attack since he has risen to stardom in an extremely short amount of time.

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