featurecricket9 hours ago

ICC World CUP 2019 | SWOT Analysis – India

One of the frontrunners for the exalted World Cup crown this season, India have been a force to be reckoned with. Over the years, India’s rise in this format has been irresistible and has replicated their magic across the globe, which has also earned them the tag of ’favourites’ in the tournament.
Suraj Choudhari
featurecricket2 days ago

Dented by untimely injuries, Varun Aaron vows to bring fear factor to the fore, yet again

Varun Aaron was never set out to be just one among the many. He was a contradiction, the very contradiction of the Indian fast bowling race where having the ability to move the ball was the ultimate gold standard and keeping it for long was the parameter of how many years would you play for India.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket3 days ago

IPL 2019 | What worked and what didn’t - Kolkata Knight Riders

KKR raised high hopes with some valiant performances at the start of the season and a playoffs spot looked highly possible after first few matches. But the over-reliance on few individuals didn’t help their cause as SRH piped them in the race with a relatively better net run-rate.
Suraj Choudhari
featurecricket4 days ago

IPL 2019 | What worked and what didn't - Sunrisers Hyderabad

After an emphatic start to the season, where they won games convincingly, a playoffs spot for SRH looked imminent, which they were lucky to achieve. Gradually, their weaknesses got brutally exploited and were knocked out by a high on confidence Delhi Capitals in the Eliminator.
Suraj Choudhari
featurecricket7 days ago

IPL 2019 | What worked and what didn’t - Kings XI Punjab

Another year, but the same story repeats as Kings XI Punjab started on a convincing manner, only to see their momentum being fizzled out in the second half of the league. They still could’ve become the fourth team in the playoffs, but the inability to soak in the pressure got them on the wrong-side.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket8 days ago

IPL 2019 | What worked and what didn’t - Chennai Super Kings

There is a meme going around in Internet - that Seven IPL teams play in the IPL to face Chennai Super Kings in the final. How much of that true is not left to interpretation at all as it was the case proven time and time again and to validate it, CSK reached yet another final this season.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket9 days ago

IPL 2019 | What worked and what didn’t – Mumbai Indians

Mumbai Indians romped home to another victory after beating CSK in the nerve-wracking final by a whisker to claim the IPL trophy for the record 4th time. The star-studded MI side have lived up to the expectations and were the team to beat this season on the back of some valiant performances.
Suraj Choudhari
featurecricket9 days ago

IPL 2019 | What worked and what didn’t - Delhi Capitals

Even in this day and age of data mining, one couldn’t discount the simple theory of using the experience to be ahead of the time. Delhi Capitals, bolstered by a young Indian core and mentored by two of the best brains in the sport, provided the kind of cricket that was so refreshing to see.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket10 days ago

IPL FInal | Player Ratings: Shane Watson’s fighting 80 in vain as CSK lose last-ball thriller

Shane Watson once again delivered in the big final and scored a fighting 80 to keep CSK afloat in the run chase, but a last over fumble cost them the game. Watson lacked support from one end as CSK fumbled on the last delivery where the side just needed 2 from the last ball.
Suraj Choudhari
featurecricket10 days ago

IPL Final | Player Ratings: Jasprit Bumrah, Lasith Malinga overcome Shane Watson scare to help MI lift record fourth title

Jasprit Bumrah and Lasith Malinga pulled things back for MI in the last two overs after Shane Watson’s late blitzkrieg threatened to take the game away. After Kieron Pollard’s fighting knock, MI bowlers were right on the money and successfully defended 150 to lift their fourth IPL title.
Suraj Choudhari