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  1. 4 points
    That a horrific ashes record . Yet eng comms never mention it even once . Nor roots awful record in oz but with kohli 4 test in eng mention every 15 mins religiously !
  2. 4 points
    kruiser

    2nd Test IND v SL | Nagpur

    Kohli sees Anushka in every Sharma. Ch**** selection. Where did his theory of always playing 5 ballers go? Could not have been better chance to try vijay Shankar - he might have failed, but no harm trying. Only way we winning this test with this team is if we bat only once.
  3. 3 points
    Ishant 135 k to 145 k Umesh 135 k to 142 k
  4. 3 points
    Kohli just love sharmas. Chetan Sharma should have applied for the coach job.
  5. 3 points
    Least bothered about "how it looks", especially to those wearing green-tinted glasses. The current policy "looks" absolutely fine to me. I want BCCI and the Indian government to use all means and leverage at its disposal to apply pressure on Pakistan to change its conduct. And I don't want any unnecessary negative consequences for India. The optics of it, or questions of inconsistency are meaningless. Judging from the constant whining and squealing from the PCB, Pakistani cricketers former and current alike, and the fans, the cricket policy is working just fine. I would respectfully ask all the Pakistanis - whether its the board, the players or the fans - to take their complaints to their own government. They are the ones who can take the steps that need to be taken, to address the issue. If Pakistan were to extradite or even convict the likes of Zaki Lakhvi, Masood Azhar, Dawood Ibrahim, Hafiz Saeed, I would guarantee that you would see a "home" series for Pakistan with India. Within months. Problem is that your pakjabi military mafia doesn't want to do that. In fact, the latest "not guilty" verdict on Hafeez, shows how deep the rot is, in Pakistan. Feel free to keep whining about "principles", "not mixing politics with sport", etc etc though - its sweet music to my ears. Even though all this talk about principles sounds quite hypocritical from Pakistanis who are guilty of abetting terrorism and murder of innocents.
  6. 3 points
    Teach her about good and bad touch. Tell your wife to use a doll to explain to her.You can check on line also how you can teach a child that. Teach her to scream and run if any one touches her and make her believe that you both will protect her if she comes to you. In most cases ( not this) the child is blackmailed about hurting the parent. Explain to her that she can tell you without fear. Also explain how no matter what, she should never go with someone without asking the parent. If any one says parents have sent to get her...tell her to ask for a password. You should have a password that you share with her. Something simple. Kids experiment with sexuality. Specially if the child has seen something or experiencing sexual abuse too.
  7. 2 points
    Some ex copmtaaan rules for selection 1) serve a biryani 2) Be a boot licker 3) jump it from 24th floor 4) join csk (csk quota) 5) Be a trundler 6) shop it for Sakshi 7) change zivas diper 8) Be a fattu/lappebaaz 10) ride a helicopter
  8. 2 points
    stfu ...he bowled well today ....miles better than phaaaaasssst umesh
  9. 2 points
    ishu & kohli before announcng the team
  10. 2 points
    Austin 3:!6

    2nd Test IND v SL | Nagpur

    Seems like only Dravid was the capable Rahul. All these Gandhis & Lokesh's are farji Rahul
  11. 2 points
    But how is somene termed “overhyped” if he has 10k runs. No one with 10k runs can be called overhyped. He has performd for England a lot of times even if he might have failed against Australia. If you don’t like him being compared to Tendulkar then its fine, even I don’t like the comparison, but you should’t call a player overhyped. He is one of the modern greats who just had a slump or had poor run against Australia. Not many people get to 10k runs. He is a rare case from England and is in elite club.
  12. 2 points
    Cook is just another English over-hyped player. Will reach the very good stage but never legendary which is like English players in every single sports
  13. 2 points
    beetle

    2nd Test IND v SL | Nagpur

    www.google.co.in/amp/www.catchnews.com/amp/india-news/7-matches-37-runs-1-wicket-the-short-story-of-tejaswi-yadav-s-cricket-career-1448207619.html Speaking on the issue in the House, Lalu Prasad quipped, "My son Tejaswi is part of the Delhi team. But all he has done is to carry water to the field. They don't give him a chance to play."
  14. 2 points
    Umesh is generating pace 138 to 142 4th over in his spell
  15. 2 points
    That's true but off late Ishant declined in home tests but improved in away matches. I have a gut feeling he will do well in South Africa. There will at least be one memorable spell where he will run through the SAffers line up. Only time will tell.
  16. 2 points
    rkt.india

    2nd Test IND v SL | Nagpur

    Umesh Yadav and Ishant
  17. 2 points
    But that's the point brother. Who wants war? I certainly don't. I wait for the day to dawn where India-Pakistan border becomes like the US-Canada border, and all we have to bitch about would be the inefficiencies of desi customs and immigration workers. But given the actions of the Pakistani military and government, you have to understand that the Indian public and government can't just pretending that everything is normal, and let "cricket" go on. Its not normal to have murderers come into our cities and shoot up hospitals, restaurants, railway stations. And its certainly not normal for national governments to refuse to punish the proven perpetrators of such horrific crimes. Entire world knows that Zaki Lakhvi was in the "control room" directing those murderers in 2008. But Pakistani government is hiding behind the fig leaf that voice analysis, which is good enough for the justice systems all over the world, is not recognized by Pakistani judges. Are you kidding me? Everyone knows that Hafiz Saeed's organization and their Muridke complex trains "non-state actors" in tactics. I wonder why do "charity workers" need SWAT, military and IED training in Pakistan? And you want people to accept that he's some kind of Muslim Santa Claus?
  18. 2 points
    Lol this forum was alive and active after our CT loss. Your beloved PP got crashed after 2011 Mohali game and even after 4th june loss Sent from my GT-I9505 using Tapatalk
  19. 1 point
    Both Dhoni and Kolhi have done horrendous team selections. But you have to give it to Dhoni that atleast he kicked out oldies at the start of his captaincy and got in youngsters who are the pillars of today's team. Kohli seems so F*cking reluctant to give more chances to youngsters and hell bent on giving chances back to his buddies and undeserving oldies (including Dhoni).
  20. 1 point
    Sagarika is so beautiful. Great choice in woman Zak. you lucky fkr.
  21. 1 point
    And still gets picked in the team not a single new seamer tested in last 4-5 years . 9 tests , 15 innings and 10 wickets , Averaging 49.20. Why exactly is he being picked ?
  22. 1 point
    Atleast it is not a quota team anymore. Maybe next iteration of the national team will focus on merit.
  23. 1 point
    He has done one thing which is exposing Umesh. Is it form or he is just not good enough.
  24. 1 point
    Those figures prove why people should never go by stats alone. Australia had their worst ever bowling attack of modern times during that series Cook went big. Bollinger, Doherty, Spray gun version of Mitch Johnson, Michael beer...wtf? Cook took advantage of a tired and worn Aussie attack, all credit to him, but I don't think he can boast a good record against Australia until he performs against one of their accomplished attack. Incidently the same thing happened in 2012 vs India. Worst Indian test side of recent times and cook capatilised. The funny things is, those two series will go down as his best ever by the end of his career...says it all. Summary- good player but NOT GREAT
  25. 1 point
    Manju considers Pak bowlers as superstars because he avg 92 against them and just to show the world he scored all those runs against superstar bowlers.
  26. 1 point
    putrevus

    2nd Test IND v SL | Nagpur

    No that is where we are going wrong, making them greedy for 5fers is not bad thing at all. If they aim for 5fers they will end up with 3 plus wickets,They have to be put under pressure otherwise they will never perform under pressure. There are no freebies given when they travel. Unless bar is raised for them India has no chance of becoming a dominant force everywhere.
  27. 1 point
    Overhyped for someone over 10k runs? You are kidding. He might suck now days, but he is not overhyped. No one is who has scored over 10k runs.
  28. 1 point
    puneet28

    2nd Test IND v SL | Nagpur

    He was selected for Delhi Daredevils during initial years of IPL but couldn't make it though playing XI ever
  29. 1 point
    speedheat

    Both Sharmas back in the team

    KT I don't know of others but I would love to have a New white chick
  30. 1 point
    Cricketics

    2nd Test IND v SL | Nagpur

    Yaar first half an hour into the test match everyone is charged up usually. It is after you lose some fuel is when it counts. You won't seem the same guys shouting and encouraging bowlers "Shabash Shabash" etc after certain time. Some people just lose fuel on the field and Pujara, Ashwin are some of them. Shami too, but Shami doesn't count as he is always pathetic on the field. Umesh is brilliant in this. Umesh fields his heart out even after bowling a long spell.
  31. 1 point
    i dont say he chucks in all balls but he chucks at least in 2 to 3 balls of his over. i played a chucker ..i just defended as i just could not manage,,my coalegue batsman got out like ninpins. Chucker controls the line n length of the ball like anything as he kinda aims and throws at a particular point on the pitch and with great pace. it is too dangerous to play cross bat and one has to play very straight else batsman will get bowled. there are many Half chuckers playing in corporate teams and clubs in Mumbai and I hate that. as they are not regular bowlers they chuck a few balls and umpires dont notice them..its very BAD. I score 30's and 50's consistently and these guys are contenders to get me out after the first 4 overs are negated by me, i hit spinners very well and some of these so called spinners chuck after getting Hit for a Six or 4. if you guys Pardon me then i would tell you that Praveen kumar also some times bowled 135k to 138k balls , some of those were CHUCK balls. his normal pace was 120 to 132k and never crossed 132k with legal round arm action balls but some times he had the capability to suddenly chuck and go upto 136-137k , most of his fastish balls were chuck..if you think that i am saying wrong , please try to see his video's. he could swing the ball to immensely and thats why he played for india..he did chuck once a while not always. only when he got irritated nd did not get wickets , he chucked for one ball or so.
  32. 1 point
    I knew batting will be harder second day. Gabba pitch always gets quicker later.
  33. 1 point
    RAZPOR

    2nd Test IND v SL | Nagpur

    What a waste,atleast give shankar a chance if he is in squad,especially if you plan to take him to SA
  34. 1 point
    Vilander

    2nd Test IND v SL | Nagpur

    Change of the ball finally. I like this new Ishant..got his way.
  35. 1 point
    Cricketics

    2nd Test IND v SL | Nagpur

    Rohit taking off pants wtf Rohit stay calm, I know you are excited about getting picked.
  36. 1 point
    Cricketics

    2nd Test IND v SL | Nagpur

    Should have played Shankar. Not that he is a great bowler, but can't believe that we left him out when there was a great chance to play him.
  37. 1 point
    Ishant sharma is an experienced campaigner (he already has 77 tests under his belt). We already invested in him a lot and he needs to persisted with to maximize that.... He will achieve success here and let us see how it pans out in South Africa....
  38. 1 point
    Given that Bhuvi and Shami are unavailable, who would you rather have seen? I would liked Bumrah to play but he's nowhere near the team in tests. I'd still pick Ishant over the likes of Shardul, Dhawal, Unadkat etc.
  39. 1 point
    SK_IH

    Virat Kohli Can Play Until 44 !!!

    you are always too harsh on kohli
  40. 1 point
    wanted_desi

    Virat Kohli Can Play Until 44 !!!

    Means Dhoni will have to play till 51, as Kohli will need him around.
  41. 1 point
    This is a post for all the members, but more importantly the moderators. While I do understand that we need to have more posters and we need to have a lot of diverse content to keep the site up and running, allowing trolls here is not one of them. In a span of 2-3 weeks, I am seeing a sudden rise in the no of trolls, mainly the Pakistani posters. @Moderator and other moderators, kindly do a proper check and moderation. I don't think you guys are going through the posts properly. The Pakistani trolls need to be either banned or their troll posts should be immediately deleted. I have raised the same issue earlier but the moderators seem to be sleeping. Please look into it or people will leave, atleast I will leave, this forum. You would have already noticed I havent posted much for the last 2-3 weeks.
  42. 1 point
    bottlecap superstars, only Imran would know, a cheating baboon.
  43. 1 point
    brilliant decision no need to play or host terroristan. scumbag nation
  44. 1 point
  45. 1 point
    Respect your hard work mate Sent from my GT-I9505 using Tapatalk
  46. 1 point
    Quality doesn't come with lower quantity here. I remember when we used to have lower activity, it was mostly trolling. Now it's mix of that. You can't choose quality over quantity. You will have to choose quantity with quality. Do you really think any quality poster will post here if people reply after 2 days? No one is interested in posting in such scenario.
  47. 1 point
    Shami had a 144.x his wicket of Chandimal and Umesh had a 141.x i remember seeing a 139 from Bhuv..are we talking about different innings or may be you are being conservative.
  48. 1 point
    maniac

    Trolls on ICF: Moderators please read!

    You are not accountable obviously for the actions of some idiots from your country.Totally agree!!! However your totally accountable for the stupidity you display on this forum or your intention to troll which I may add is very annoying. If you were managing to rile up people with offensive posts than sure it is what you are supposed to do as a troll which is fine I guess as it is the moderators job to clean that up. My problem is whenever I open a thread most times you have no fkin clue what the topic is about, yet,I see some random rambling from you which neither has anything to do with the thread or neither it comes across as a well thought out post. It is a total eyesore. I don’t know you personally,For all I know you might be working on the cure for cancer and might volunteer in the soup kitchen in your down time, so it is never personal but your posts sure come across as someone who is not very bright and has no clue whatsoever. I personally like diversity and a different POV on this forum especially when it is presented and articulated well, but at times diversity for the sake of diversity is pointless. I know I quoted you here even though there is a 90% chance this post will go over your head...However this is addressing all the “diverse” trolls out there.
  49. 1 point
    That is not even funny...it’s animal abuse...heinous and disgusting act really.
  50. 1 point
    Magneto

    How much Dhoni mek?

    So, basically 10 duds in 11 matches. OK. 9 maybe. That 11 ball 23 was decent.

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