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RR vs MI | Player Ratings - Steve Smith, Riyan Parag guide Rajasthan Royals to five-wicket win over Mumbai Indians

Steve Smith and Riyan Parag forged a good partnership in the middle-overs and that ensured that Mumbai’s target of 162 runs was safely tracked down by Rajasthan Royals. Shreyas Gopal was also impressive with the ball and his twin dismissal helped Rajasthan assert themselves from the very beginning.
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RR vs MI | Player Ratings - Quinton de Kock and Rahul Chahar heroics in vain as Mumbai Indians lose to Rajasthan Royals

Quinton de Kock played a wonderful innings for Mumbai Indians, but that rendered ineffective at the end as Steve Smith-Riyan Parag partnership helped Rajasthan Royals romp home in a canter. Rahul Chahar impressed with the ball for the second consecutive time while Mayank Markande failed big-time.
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newscricket2 hours ago

Twitter reacts to Steve Smith's fighting fifty on his captaincy comeback

Rajasthan Royals after sacking Ajinkya Rahane, gave the responsibility of leading the side to Steve Smith. Steve Smith played a spectacular knock of 59 off 48 to carry his team over the line. Twitter reacted on the same and lavished praise on Smith for his masterclass against Mumbai Indians.
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newscricket3 hours ago

Hardik Pandya will replicate his magical form in World Cup as well, says his coach Jitendra Singh

Hardik Pandya’s coach Jitendra Singh is certain that the all-rounder will continue his current form in the upcoming World Cup as well. Pandya has been unstoppable for Mumbai Indians in the ongoing Indian Premier League and has inflicted massive damage with his all-round skills.
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newscricket4 hours ago

Twitter reacts on Rajasthan Royals' collective effort to bring Jaydev Unadkat down

Mumbai Indians managed to post a decent total of 161 despite losing an early wicket of Rohit Sharma. Jofra Archer dropped as many as three catches and Mumbai's batsmen made full use of it. Twitter lashes out on Archer's poor fielding that made Jaydev Unadkat's bowling look expensive.
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newscricket4 hours ago

IPL 2019 | Jonny Bairstow to leave for England World Cup camp after SRH-CSK game on April 23

Sunrisers Hyderabad opener Jonny Bairstow will leave for England World Cup preparations on April 23 after the high-voltage battle against Chennai Super Kings. The maverick opener will now render his services for two games against KKR first and then CSK, which will be his last this season.
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newscricket6 hours ago

Seven Indian players to play County cricket before World Test Championship

After Ajinkya Rahane’s county stint report, a BCCI official has revealed that as many as seven Indian players will feature in the ongoing County Championship. Cheteshwar Pujara, who played County last year, has a three-year contract with Yorkshire and is set to play there again this season.
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newscricket6 hours ago

IPL 2019 | Chris Gayle and KL Rahul at the top are a force to be reckoned with, feels Ryan Harris

Kings XI Punjab bowling coach Ryan Harris has heaped praised on his side’s opening pair of Chris Gayle and KL Rahul by saying that the duo is a nightmare for the opposition. Gayle and Rahul have managed to get emphatic starts for their side and have wreaked havoc in the powerplay overs.
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newscricket7 hours ago

IPL 2019 | Steve Smith replaces Ajinkya Rahane as Rajasthan Royals’ captain

Rajasthan Royals have appointed Steve Smith as the skipper for the remaining matches of the IPL 2019 as the franchise sacked Ajinkya Rahane just ahead of their game against Mumbai Indians. Rahane has endured a tough season as the skipper as his side is currently placed seventh on the points table.
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newscricket7 hours ago

World Cup 2019 | England, India will make it to semi-finals, predicts Brian Lara

Brian Lara has stated that England and India will definitely make it to the semi-finals of the upcoming World Cup in England and Wales. The former West Indies batsman also went on to say that Rishabh Pant is not experienced enough to take up the number four slot at the marquee event.
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