India bring in Manish Pandey as injured Yuvraj’s replacement

Courtesy Dawn News MUMBAI: World Twenty20 hosts India have replaced injured all-rounder Yuvraj Singh with middle order batsman Manish Pandey, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said on Wednesday. Yuvraj, who played a crucial role in India’s victory in the inaugural edition of the tournament in 2007, twisted his ankle while batting during Sunday’s six-wicket victory…

Australia praises Virat show

Courtesy Dawn News MOHALI: Australian commentators were on Monday full of praise for Virat Kohli’s thrilling batting. “Steve Smith called it the ‘Virat show’ and he was right,” wrote Chris Barratt in The Sydney Morning Herald, acknowledging the dejected skipper’s post-match remarks. “With one of the greatest ever Twenty20 international innings India’s batting maestro all…