Latest Cricket News Updates https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com Latest news from 4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com (c)4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com en-gb Sat 04 Dec 2021 India had a fair shot at winning WTC final, it was great to take early wickets: Kane Williamson https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/oaQiKzGSaP_drh-sevawcirc/india-had-a-fair-shot-at-winning-wtc-final-it-was-great-to-take-early-wickets-kane-williamson.html New Zealand skipper Kane Williamson has opined that India had a "fair shot" at winning the World Test Championship (WTC) final going into the last day in Southampton. India were 64 for 2 going into the Reserve Day of the WTC final. However, they lost Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara on the final day, and ended up folding for 170 We‌ ‌know‌ ‌how‌ ‌strong‌ ‌the‌ ‌Indian‌ ‌seam‌ ‌bowling‌ ‌attack‌ ‌is:‌ ‌Kane‌ ‌Williamson‌ ‌ https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/7LCUlvXzr9_drh-sevawcirc/we-know-how-strong-the-indian-seam-bowling-attack-is-kane-williamson.html New Zealand captain Kane Williamson admitted that India are a very strong side and that they expect a tough contest from Virat Kohli’s men. After all the hype over the past few days, the World Test Championship (WTC) final is all set to get underway on Friday, amid the threat of rain. Speaking ahead of the WTC final in Southampton, Williamson praised India for their strength across all departments. He added that both teams will be looking to give it their best, and that the anticipation level is really high. WTC Final : Key battles to watch out for https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/yswv34DaCD_drh-sevawcirc/wtc-final-key-battles-to-watch-out-for.html With less than two weeks to go for the World Test Championship Final, cricket fans are eagerly awaiting the summit clash between the top two ranked sides. Senior players like Pujara, Rahane, Ashwin, who only play test match cricket, have compared the WTC Final to be an equivalent of a World Cup Final. No doubt players from both the sides will look to give their 100 percent when they take the field. For now, we’ll have a look at a few of the match ups that we can expect from the match - Both Virat Kohli and Kane Williamson have led their sides brilliantly: Brendon McCullum https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/TourL7lJ7h_drh-sevawcirc/both-virat-kohli-and-kane-williamson-have-led-their-sides-brilliantly-brendon-mccullum.html Former New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum has praised both Virat Kohli and Kane Williamson for their brilliant captaincy in the World Test Championship (WTC). India and New Zealand will take on each other in the WTC final in Southampton from June 18-22. Both Kohli and Williamson have excelled with the bat in the championship and have been lauded for their leadership skills as well. According to McCullum, both India and New Zealand deserve to be in the WTC final for they have been the two best sides. Exciting to play in the final of the first World Test Championship: Williamson https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/GwDSVErU4O_drh-sevawcirc/exciting-to-play-in-the-final-of-the-first-world-test-championship-williamson.html New Zealand captain Kane Williamson has stated that his team is thrilled to be part of the inaugural World Test Championship final as the tournament has added context to Test cricket. New Zealand, on Tuesday, confirmed their place in the WTC final with 70 percentage points after Australia decided to postpone their tour of South Africa owing to the growing COVID-19 cases in the latter nation. Virat Kohli and Steve Smith are the best: Williamson after achieving No.1 Test ranking https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/oFKVE1GZcA_drh-sevawcirc/virat-kohli-and-steve-smith-are-the-best-williamson-after-achieving-no1-test-ranking.html New Zealand captain Kane Williamson ended 2020 as the No.1 batsman in Test cricket as the latest ICC Men’s Test Rankings were released on Thursday. Williamson moved past Indian captain Virat Kohli and Aussie run-machine Steve Smith to occupy the top slot. Ahead of Wellington Test, Williamson makes guarded criticism of World Test Championship points system https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/llXCJu6Hz9_drh-sevawcirc/ahead-of-wellington-test-williamson-makes-guarded-criticism-of-world-test-championship-points-system.html New Zealand captain Kane Williamson is not too pleased with the current World Test Championship points system, as per which a winning side can earn a maximum of 120 points irrespective Rohit’s ‘super’ sixes seal series for India as New Zealand experienced another heartbreak https://4-dot-cricwaves-hrd.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/vKMIjYweo4_drh-sevawcirc/rohits-super-sixes-seal-series-for-india-as-new-zealand-experienced-another-heartbreak.html Super Overs continued to haunt New Zealand as they went down to India in the third T20I at Hamilton to concede the five-match series. Needing 10 to win off the last two balls in the Super