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Express News Service | New Delhi | Updated: June 14, 2018 7:44:29 Ashish Nehra successfully completed the test the last time he played international cricket; the younger Samson has now failed.

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  • By: Express News Service | New Delhi | Updated: June 14, 2018 7:44:29 Ashish Nehra successfully completed the test the last time he played international cricket; the younger Samson has now failed.
  • This week, cricketers Sanju Samson and Mohd Shami missed out on selection for the India A and senior teams touring England after having failed the “yo-yo test”.
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  • Cricket, however, needs skill sets such as hand-eye coordination, footwork, body balance, upper and lower body strength, reflexes, how you maintain balance with head position, etc.
  • But teams under the US National Basketball Academy don’t use the advanced version of the yo-yo beep test.


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