newscricket11 hours ago

Twitter reacts to Warner's masterclass and KKR's humiliating defeat

David Warner 's 43-ball century against KKR was enough to bring the defending champions within a point of the Kolkata team. The Twitteratti picked up on the exceptional display of power hitting by the Australian and Robin Uthappa's "brilliant" display behind the stumps for the Knight Riders.
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reportcricket12 hours ago

IPL 2017 | Unstoppable Warner ends KKR’s three-match winning streak

A 43-ball century by David Warner was enough to bring an end to Kolkata’s three-match winning run as Hyderabad emerged victorious and within a point of the former. In a rain-affected match, KKR eventually fell short by 48 runs against SRH’s target of 209 runs despite Robin Uthappa’s fighting fifty.
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newscricket13 hours ago

WATCH | Yuvraj's "selfishness" leaves Kane Williamson frustrated and run out

Seeing players failing to control their emotions is synonymous with the IPL, but it is normally a certain types of players who fall under this list. But even the usually calm Kane Williamson showed his animated side when Yuvraj Singh refused a double on the final ball of the SRH innings against KKR.
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newscricket15 hours ago

WATCH | Robin Uthappa misses a stumping sitter and follows it up with a run out miss

After his brilliant performance against RPS, where he got three stumpings, Robin Uthappa almost convinced some fans that he could be a reliable in the position. However, against Hyderabad today, he was back to his "very best" as he gifted Shikhar Dhawan two lives in as many overs.
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reportcricket18 hours ago

IPL 2017 | Punjab thrash “toothless” Delhi by 10 wickets

In a display of complete superiority, Kings XI Punjab secured a 10 wicket victory over Delhi Daredevils with 73 balls to spare. After putting Delhi in to bat, an exceptional performance by Punjab, particularly Sandeep Sharma (4/20) and Varun Aaron (2/3), rounded up the visitors for just 67 runs.
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newscricket19 hours ago

WATCH | Snicko fails to pick up clear egde in KXIP-DD match

The BCCI finally gave DRS the go-ahead in the India-England series last year after the ICC convinced them about the accuracy of the system. However, in today's game between KXIP and DD, Snicko, an important feature in DRS, failed to pick up an obvious Sam Billings edge off Sandeep Singh's bowling.
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newscricket20 hours ago

Ravi Shastri wants Gambhir to be given an "Indian berth" for Champions Trophy

Ravi Shastri has come out in support of Gautam Gambhir to be included in the Champions Trophy squad after the Delhi batsman won the support of his fans on twitter. Gambhir has been extraordinary this IPL season and has amassed 376 runs and is the holder of the orange cap.
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newscricket20 hours ago

India must take part in Champions Trophy, says BCCI's Ramachandra Guha

Ramachandra Guha, member of the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators, has voiced his opinion that India should go to the champions Trophy. Guha feels that boycotting such a big quadrennial event does not show a great cricketing nation like India in good light.
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newscricket21 hours ago

Steve Smith: Relationship with MS Dhoni pretty chilled out

Pune skipper Steve Smith has revealed that he is in very good terms with MS Dhoni and taking the latter’s valuable pieces of advice in the matches. While praising the match-winning innings of the former India skipper, Smith hoped that Dhoni will come back with much better form in coming games.
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newscricketa day ago

IPL 2017: Match 37 Preview: Sunrisers Hyderabad Vs Kolkata Knight Riders

The Kolkata Knight Riders are on a roll with 3 consecutive victories and the invincible looking side shows no sign of slowing down. The KKR side will go against the current champions Sunrisers Hyderabad who have bettered their form and will offer stubborn resistance to KKR's winning streak.
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