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Indian cricketer Shardul Thakur: File Photo(PTI)

Last few days since I came back home were surreal, says Shardul Thakur

By hindustantimes.com
PUBLISHED ON JAN 28, 2021 12:07 PM IST
Shardul Thakur took to Twitter and thanked fans for their love and support. He said that the last few days since his return have been ‘surreal’.
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India's Shardul Thakur celebrates
India's Shardul Thakur celebrates

'Thought it's time for a bouncer': Shardul on game-changing moment at Gabba

By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON JAN 27, 2021 11:18 AM IST
India pacer Shardul Thakur revealed story behind the wicket that he believes started turning the game in India's favour at the Gabba in Melbourne.
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India's Shardul Thakur bats during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia, Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021. (AP Photo/Tertius Pickard)(AP)
India's Shardul Thakur bats during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia, Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021. (AP Photo/Tertius Pickard)(AP)

'He was bowling well': Shardul recalls his six off Lyon to score Test fifty

By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 26, 2021 03:46 PM IST
'He was bowling well': Shardul recalls his six off Lyon to score Test fifty
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India's Shardul Thakur celebrates the dismissal on the 4th day of the fourth test match between Australia and India, at The Gabba.
India's Shardul Thakur celebrates the dismissal on the 4th day of the fourth test match between Australia and India, at The Gabba.

All-rounder’s tag alone won’t do, must keep performing: Shardul Thakur

UPDATED ON JAN 25, 2021 08:19 AM IST
  • With seven wickets and a vital fifty, Thakur celebrated his Test comeback, underlining qualities as a pace-bowling all-rounder. The 29-year-old looks back on the momentous series in this interview.
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India's Shardul Thakur, left, appeals unsuccessfully for the wicket of Australia's David Warner during play on day four of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba.(AP)
India's Shardul Thakur, left, appeals unsuccessfully for the wicket of Australia's David Warner during play on day four of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba.(AP)

I can be called a bowling all-rounder, I can bat: Shardul Thakur

PTI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 22, 2021 01:52 PM IST
Thakur snared seven wickets and was India's top scorer in the first innings, striking 67 while batting at No.8. He, along with Washington Sundar, pulled the team out of trouble by conjuring a crucial 123-run stand.
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Photo of Ajinkya Rahane with the Border-Gavaskar Trophy(Twitter)
Photo of Ajinkya Rahane with the Border-Gavaskar Trophy(Twitter)

5 Team India members land in Mumbai, advised home quarantine

PTI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 21, 2021 11:30 AM IST
On their arrival in Mumbai, the players were felicitated by Mumbai Cricket Association officials.
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India's Shardul Thakur celebrates the dismissal on the 4th day of the fourth test match between Australia and India, at The Gabba on Monday. (Photo Courtesy
India's Shardul Thakur celebrates the dismissal on the 4th day of the fourth test match between Australia and India, at The Gabba on Monday. (Photo Courtesy

Shardul has shown good temperament while batting, says mentor Dinesh Lad

PTI
PUBLISHED ON JAN 19, 2021 08:48 PM IST
Shardul took three wickets in Australia's first innings and then top-scored with a 67 as he got involved with Washington Sundar (62) in a fine rear-guard action on the third day to keep India in contention in the fourth Test which they eventually won.
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Brisbane : India's Mohammed Siraj, centre, celebrates with teammate Mayank Agarwal, second left, after taking his fifth wicket during play on day four of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia, Monday, Jan. 18, 2021.AP/PTI(AP01_18_2021_000050A)(AP)
Brisbane : India's Mohammed Siraj, centre, celebrates with teammate Mayank Agarwal, second left, after taking his fifth wicket during play on day four of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia, Monday, Jan. 18, 2021.AP/PTI(AP01_18_2021_000050A)(AP)

India bowlers shackle Australia batsmen in iconic Test series

PUBLISHED ON JAN 18, 2021 08:42 PM IST
Australia template has been to score heavily and then bring visiting teams under pressure with their fast bowlers. This time India's revolving bowling unit has checked that
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Brisbane : India's Shardul Thakur, left, celebrates the dismissal of Australia's Tim Paine, right, during play on day four of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia, Monday, Jan. 18, 2021. AP/PTI(AP01_18_2021_000018B)(AP)
Brisbane : India's Shardul Thakur, left, celebrates the dismissal of Australia's Tim Paine, right, during play on day four of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia, Monday, Jan. 18, 2021. AP/PTI(AP01_18_2021_000018B)(AP)

'Your all-round performance has kept the Test series alive'

By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON JAN 18, 2021 11:34 PM IST
Tendulkar congratulated Siraj for his remarkable feat and also heaped praises on Shardul, stating that the latter’s performance has kept the match and more importantly, the Test series alive.
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L to R: Rishabh Pant, Washington Sundar, Shardul Thakur. (Getty Images)
L to R: Rishabh Pant, Washington Sundar, Shardul Thakur. (Getty Images)

After Kapil, haven't seen a batsman open his arms like he did: Jadeja on batter

By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 18, 2021 05:54 PM IST
  • India vs Australia: Former batsman Ajay Jadeja has made a pretty bold claim, saying the free-flowing batting of one of India's batsmen from the current squad is probably the most effective he's seen by any India batsman since the legendary Kapil Dev.
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Washington Sundar (L) and Shardul Thakur during their partnership. (Getty Images)
Washington Sundar (L) and Shardul Thakur during their partnership. (Getty Images)

Ind vs Aus: ‘I knew that was coming,’ Sundar on Thakur’s six to get to fifty

By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 17, 2021 11:11 PM IST
  • India vs Australia: Shardul Thakur danced down the wicket to Nathan Lyon and dispatched the off-spinner over the ropes.
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Shardul Thakur and Washington Sundar staged one of India's most admirable rearguard. (Getty Images)
Shardul Thakur and Washington Sundar staged one of India's most admirable rearguard. (Getty Images)

India vs Australia: India's fight club finds new faces

By Somshuvra Laha, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 17, 2021 11:09 PM IST
  • India vs Australia: Stronger teams have toured Australia, few as brave as this bunch.
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Shardul Thakur raises his bat after completing a maiden Test fifty. (Getty Images)
Shardul Thakur raises his bat after completing a maiden Test fifty. (Getty Images)

'A natural ball striker and clean hitter': Moody on Sundar-Thakur counter-attack

By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 17, 2021 06:19 PM IST
  • Sundar and Thakur’s knocks were lauded by the entire cricketing fraternity with former Australia all-rounder Tom Moody highly impressed with their rearguard.
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Shardul Thakur spanks a four. (Getty Images)
Shardul Thakur spanks a four. (Getty Images)

'Australian players were trying to have a conversation with me,' reveals Thakur

By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 17, 2021 03:59 PM IST
  • India vs Australia: Shardul Thakur's innings, on expected lines, seemingly got under the skin of Australia, with the fast bowler explaining that the opposition reacted by chirping away a few words at him.
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India's Shardul Thakur, left, and teammate Washington Sundar talk during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia, Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021. (AP Photo/Tertius Pickard)(AP)
India's Shardul Thakur, left, and teammate Washington Sundar talk during play on day three of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia, Sunday, Jan. 17, 2021. (AP Photo/Tertius Pickard)(AP)

Sundar breaks 110-yr-old record, Thakur top scores as Twitter goes crazy

By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON JAN 17, 2021 02:22 PM IST
Both Washington Sundar and Shardul Thakur registered many records to their names. Sundar broke a 110-year old record in Test matches in Australia. Here is how Twitter reacted to Sundar and Thakur’s records and their 123-run seventh-wicket stand.
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Virat Kohli and Shardul Thakur
Virat Kohli and Shardul Thakur

'Tula parat manla': Kohli tweets for Shardul, Manjrekar explains story behind it

By hindustantimes.com
UPDATED ON JAN 17, 2021 02:36 PM IST
Virat Kohli used three words in Marathi towards the end of his Tweet to applaud Shardul Thakur. Explaining the meaning of 'tula parat manla', former India batsman Sanjay Manjrekar narrated an interesting story behind Kohli's choice of words.
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Shardul Thakur picked up three wickets in the first innings. (Getty)
Shardul Thakur picked up three wickets in the first innings. (Getty)

India vs Australia: Shardul finds the right length, reins in the Aussie innings

UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2021 09:05 PM IST
  • India vs Australia: In his first away Test, Shardul Thakur picked up 3/94, bowling 24 overs after Navdeep Saini went off injured on Day 1.
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File image of former India quick Zaheer Khan. (Getty Images)
File image of former India quick Zaheer Khan. (Getty Images)

'He's done better than what was expected from him': Zaheer lauds India debutant

By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2021 06:44 PM IST
  • India vs Australia: Zaheer Khan, the former India quick, had nothing but good words about the India debutant, who bowled remarkably in the first innings of the Brisbane Test.
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(L-R) Shardul Thakur, T Natarajan and Washington Sundar. (Getty Images)
(L-R) Shardul Thakur, T Natarajan and Washington Sundar. (Getty Images)

‘There's lot to like about him’: Aus assistant coach impressed with India bowler

By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 16, 2021 05:58 PM IST
  • Sundar, Natarajan and Thakur bowled with a lot of heart, given the big names they were replacing in the team, but one of them in particular has caught the attention of Andrew McDonald, Australia’s assistant coach.
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Brisbane: India's Thangarasu Natarajan, left, and India's Shardul Thakur talk during play on the first day of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia,(AP)
Brisbane: India's Thangarasu Natarajan, left, and India's Shardul Thakur talk during play on the first day of the fourth cricket test between India and Australia at the Gabba, Brisbane, Australia,(AP)

India vs Australia: Forced fast-track in testing times

UPDATED ON JAN 15, 2021 09:06 PM IST
The number of times before this Test that a team with a combined wickets tally of less than 100 has played a team with a combined tally of more than 1000 wickets is zero. The Indian XI boasted a total of 13 wickets walking into Gabba; Australia had 1033.
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Shardul Thakur celebrates Marcus Harris' wicket with his teammates. (Getty Images)
Shardul Thakur celebrates Marcus Harris' wicket with his teammates. (Getty Images)

India vs Australia: Thakur gets Harris for maiden Test wicket - WATCH

By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 15, 2021 08:22 AM IST
  • India vs Australia: Thakur, bowling the ninth over, came over the wicket and sent an inswinger to Harris, which the batsman flicked to Navdeep Saini at square leg to give the fast bowler his maiden Test wicket.
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Shardul Thakur, Wriddhiman Saha and Kuldeep Yadav are likely to get the nod for the Brisbane Test. (Getty)
Shardul Thakur, Wriddhiman Saha and Kuldeep Yadav are likely to get the nod for the Brisbane Test. (Getty)

India Predicted XI for 4th Test: Thakur, Kuldeep and Saha likely for Gabba Test

By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 14, 2021 03:04 PM IST
India vs Australia: With Jadeja and Vihari ruled out, and an injury cloud over Bumrah, India may be forced to play Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav and Wriddhiman Saha in the fourth Test at Brisbane starting Friday.
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Bharat Arun (L) speak with Shardul Thakur and Jasprit Bumrah(Getty)
Bharat Arun (L) speak with Shardul Thakur and Jasprit Bumrah(Getty)

India vs Australia: India hit the ground running in Gabba, Bumrah spotted

By hindustantimes.com, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 14, 2021 09:40 AM IST
  • India vs Australia: Amid reports of unsatisfactory facilities, players of the Indian cricket team stepped into the Gabba in Brisbane for their first practice ahead of the fourth Test against Australia starting Friday.
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Debutant Navdeep Saini of India successfully appeals for his first test wicket, during day one of the third Test match between Australia and India at the SCG,(REUTERS)
Debutant Navdeep Saini of India successfully appeals for his first test wicket, during day one of the third Test match between Australia and India at the SCG,(REUTERS)

India vs Australia: ‘He was easily touching 140kph’, Pragyan Ojha explains why ‘Saini was chosen ahead of Shardul Thakur’

By hindustantimes.com | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 07, 2021 07:24 PM IST
Impressed with Saini’s bowling in Sydney, former Indian spinner Pragyan Ojha said that Saini has been picked ahead of Shardul Thakur in the playing XI so that he could ‘bowl quick’ on this kind of flat track.
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File image of Ashish Nehra.(File)
File image of Ashish Nehra.(File)

India vs Australia: Navdeep Saini’s extra pace makes him a better choice at SCG, says Ashish Nehra

By Press Trust of India | Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JAN 05, 2021 09:17 PM IST
India vs Australia: “If you look at squad composition, Saini was first choice and Shardul and Natarajan both came in as replacements for Mohammed Shami and Umesh Yadav,” Nehra told PTI on Tuesday.
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Photo of Indian pacer Umesh Yadav(Twitter)
Photo of Indian pacer Umesh Yadav(Twitter)

India vs Australia: ‘We need someone who can swing the ball’, Pragyan Ojha, Deep Dasgupta pick Umesh Yadav’s replacement for Sydney Test

By hindustantimes.com | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 05, 2021 05:20 PM IST
Former Indian cricketers Pragyan Ojha and Deep Dasgupta have backed the selection of Thakur, suggesting that the Mumbai bowler can back Bumrah and Siraj with his swinging capabilities.
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Melbourne : India's MD Siraj, left, and Jasprit Bumrah chat during play on day one of the Boxing Day cricket test between India and Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.(AP)
Melbourne : India's MD Siraj, left, and Jasprit Bumrah chat during play on day one of the Boxing Day cricket test between India and Australia at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.(AP)

Why a heavily depleted Indian pace attack can still make it count

By Somshuvra Laha | New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 05, 2021 08:07 AM IST
As the attack proved in Melbourne, even the debutants bowl with sting. So much so, that it is easy to forget that Jasprit Bumrah, transforming seamlessly from being third pick to leader of the pace battery, has just three years of Test experience.
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David Warner in action for Australia.(Getty Images)
David Warner in action for Australia.(Getty Images)

‘Despite losing series, I couldn’t be any happier for this guy’: David Warner shares heart-warming Instagram post for India cricketer

By hindustantimes.com | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 09, 2020 11:02 AM IST
India vs Australia: For his wonderful performance in the T20Is, David Warner has praised the Indian cricketer, saying his journey has been an achievement.
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India's Ravindra Jadeja, third left, has a trainer tend to his leg during a break in batting against Australia during their T20 international cricket match at Manuka Oval, in Canberra, Australia, Friday, Dec 4, 2020. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)(AP)
India's Ravindra Jadeja, third left, has a trainer tend to his leg during a break in batting against Australia during their T20 international cricket match at Manuka Oval, in Canberra, Australia, Friday, Dec 4, 2020. (AP Photo/Mark Baker)(AP)

India vs Australia: Ravindra Jadeja ruled out of remainder of T20I series; Shardul Thakur named replacement

By hindustantimes.com | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 04, 2020 11:09 PM IST
India vs Australia: “Ravindra Jadeja sustained a concussion after being hit on the left side of his forehead in the final over of the first innings of the first T20I against Australia in Canberra on 4th December 2020,” the BCCI press release said.
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File image of Tom Moody(Getty Images)

‘He has many ways to get wickets’: Tom Moody believes 29-year-old India fast bowler is an ‘exciting package’

By hindustantimes.com | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 04, 2020 08:09 AM IST
India vs Australia: Tom Moody called the bowler an ‘exciting package’ believing the 29-year-old quick could be a crucial part of India’s ODI setup going forward.
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