newscricket2 days ago

World Cup 2019 | Scared to bowl Hardik Pandya in World Cup, says Lasith Malinga

Mumbai Indians pacer Lasith Malinga has admitted that he is scared of bowling to teammate Hardik Pandya when the latter would don the India jersey at the World Cup. Malinga also opened up about his struggles of travelling back home for domestic cricket and returning to IPL, calling it "tough".
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newscricket2 days ago

IPL 2019 | Excited for World Cup, but current focus on IPL, says Yuzvendra Chahal

Yuzvendra Chahal has stated that although he was very excited to play for India in his first ever World Cup in England and Wales, his immediate priority was to focus on IPL with RCB. The wrist spinner also refused to single out any of his bowlers after RCB succumbed to yet another defeat against MI.
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newscricket2 days ago

IPL 2019 | RCB did not bowl well in the powerplay, says Hardik Pandya

Mumbai Indians all-rounder Hardik Pandya has stated that the Royal Challengers Bangalore did not bowl well in the powerplay, which made the difference and RCB eventually lost the game. While defending 172, the RCB bowlers failed to get a wicket and leaked 67 runs in the first six overs.
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newscricket3 days ago

IPL 2019 | Hardik Pandya wanted to prove a point, says Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma has stated that Hardik Pandya wanted to prove a point with both the bat and all. Hardik was making a return to competitive cricket in this IPL and has done justice to his all-rounder tag by making valuable contributions with the ball while playing a few aggressive knocks.
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newscricket3 days ago

Twitter reacts to Hardik Pandya smashing RCB's Ashish Nehera-fuelled plans in one over

It was great to see RCB fight hard despite a below-par total, but what's disheartening to see is the way he failed to seize the moments. Twitter brutally lashed out on RCB for their poor decision of giving the ball to Pawan Negi with Hardik Pandya on the crease in the penultimate over of the game.
Soumil Khare
featurecricket3 days ago

MI vs RCB | Player Ratings - Hardik Pandya’s cameo powers Mumbai Indians to nail-biting win over Royal Challengers Bangalore

Hardik Pandya’s cameo of 37 from 16 deliveries helped Mumbai Indians gun down Royal Challengers Bangalore’s total of 172 with six deliveries to spare. Mumbai Indians batsmen were outstanding as the surface started to turn, but the top order had kept them in good stead for the late surge.
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featurecricket5 days ago

MI vs RR | Player Ratings - Quinton de Kock half-century in vain as Mumbai Indians lose to Rajasthan Royals by four wickets

Mumbai Indians’ bowlers couldn’t live up to the expectations as Jos Buttler guided Rajasthan Royals to their second win of the tournament. For the Mumbai-based franchise, Quinton de Kock played a solid innings and Rohit Sharma helped him out with a classy 47 during their opening partnership.
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newscricket7 days ago

VIDEO | Hardik Pandya gets involved in aggressive "stare battle" with Hardus Viljoen

As the saying goes, the eyes can say what words fail to express at times. That seemed to be the case when Mumbai Indians all-rounder Hardik Pandya appeared to have an aggressive ‘stare-down’ with Kings XI Punjab’s Hardus Viljoen after the former knocked him for 15 runs in the 12th over last night.
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featurecricket8 days ago

MI vs KXIP | Player Ratings - Kieron Pollard changes the game in style as Mumbai Indians beat Kings XI Punjab in last ball thriller

That Kieron Pollard can hit was never a doubt, but he would chase down almost 200 with such authority was almost unbelievable. The burly Carribean, who captained Mumbai Indians for the first time, created a thunder at Wankhede and in the process, guided his team to the third spot on the table.
Bastab K Parida
newscricket8 days ago

IPL 2019 | Twitter explodes as KL Rahul smashes 23 off Hardik Pandya's over to exact revenge

Both Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul have been trolled for more than 3 months after the infamous Koffee with Karan episode and when they came up against each other today, KL Rahul smashed Hardik all over the Wankhede. Twitterati were quick in trolling Pandya for conceding 25 runs in a single over.
Srijith Gopal