Confident Padikkal wants to take domestic form into IPL 2021

Confident Padikkal wants to take domestic form into IPL 2021

Monday, 12 April 2021 | PTI | Chennai

The "setback" called COVID-19 behind him, Royal Challengers Bangalore opener Devdutt Padikkal says he is now completely ready to play his part in the IPL and confident of replicating his stupendous domestic form in the ongoing league. Padikkal contracted the deadly virus on March 22 and was in isolation, but has...

SRH captain Warner wins toss, asks KKR to bat

SRH captain Warner wins toss, asks KKR to bat

Sunday, 11 April 2021 | PTI | Chennai

Sunrisers Hyderabad skipper David Warner won the toss and elected to bowl against Kolkata Knight Riders in their Indian Premier League match, here on Sunday. Veteran spinner Harbhajan Singh was named in the KKR playing eleven. The Teams: Kolkata Knight Riders: Eoin Morgan (c), Shubman Gill, Rahul Tripathi, Nitish Rana, Dinesh Karthik, Andre...

Made small changes in my technique, minimized mistakes, says Prithvi

Made small changes in my technique, minimized mistakes, says Prithvi

Sunday, 11 April 2021 | PTI | Mumbai

A minor change in technique coupled with focus on cutting down on silly mistakes has been Prithvi Shaw's recipe for success after a poor run of form that found him out of national team during the England series. The 21-year-old on Saturday blasted his way to a 38-ball 72-run innings as...

Dhawan impressed by Pant's calmness on captaincy debut, says he's only going to get better

Dhawan impressed by Pant's calmness on captaincy debut, says he's only going to get better

Sunday, 11 April 2021 | PTI | Mumbai

Delhi Capitals experienced opener Shikhar Dhawan was mighty impressed with Rishabh Pant's leadership qualities, saying the youngster led the team in a calm and composed manner in his first match as captain and will only get better with time. Pant was thrust into captaincy after regular skipper Shreyas Iyer sustained a...

Gabbar Shawdown

Gabbar Shawdown

Sunday, 11 April 2021 | PTI | Mumbai

Dhawan, Prithvi’s 138 run opening stand scripts 7 wicket win for Delhi Openers Shikhar Dhawan and Prithvi Shaw pummelled Chennai Super Kings into submission with their explosive batting as Delhi Capitals romped to a seven-wicket victory in their Indian Premier League opener here on Saturday. Dhawan smashed 85 off 54 balls and...

Shakib & Narine are no different: Morgan

Sunday, 11 April 2021 | PTI | Chennai

Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Eoin Morgan on Saturday backed under-fire all-rounder Sunil Narine to deliver in the ongoing IPL and said the Trinidadian is no different from their latest acquisition, Shakib-Al-Hasan. His exploits with the bat and ball had given KKR multiple options in the past but the West Indian was...

Consistent Sunrisers meet flashy KKR

Sunday, 11 April 2021 | PTI | Chennai

Former champions Kolkata Knight Riders will look to strike a perfect balance under the astute leadership of Eoin Morgan when they open their IPL campaign against a consistent Sunrisers Hyderabad at Chepauk on Sunday. In his first stint as full time captain, all eyes would be on the ODI World Cup-winning...

MI favourites to lift trophy: Anjum

Sunday, 11 April 2021 | Harshit Bisht | NEW DELHI

Former skipper of India’s national women’s cricket team and commentator Anjum Chopra backs Mumbai Indians to make a hat-trick of the IPL titles after winning back-to-back tournaments in the UAE last year. The side, led by Rohit Sharma, defeated Delhi Capitals in the 2020 final in Dubai on November 10 and,...

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