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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reportcricket2 days ago

IPL 2017 | Kohli’s knock in vain as RCB implode again

RCB's wretched batting form continued as they were beaten soundly by RPS by 61 runs in Pune today. Chasing a target of 158, Virat Kohli played a patient innings 47-ball 55 innings but it proved to be in vain as no other batsman even scored double digits and RCB were rounded up for just 96/9.
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newscricket2 days ago

Twitter reacts to yet another RCB batting collapse

Royal Challengers Bangalore's horrendous season continued as they succumbed to an otherwise weak RPS bowling attack. It was a sad sight for fans to see Virat Kohli wage a lone battle while his partners perished cheaply Twitterati did not miss the opportunity to make fun of yet another RCB collapse.
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newscricket2 days ago

WATCH | Aravind tries to "kick-out" Dhoni but concedes a run

The IPL has provided fans with some hilarious moments so far with players outdoing each other's errors. After Ishant Sharma showed off his "brilliant" footwork yesterday, it was Sreenath Aravind's turn to attempt a run out with his feet and he went a step further conceding an unwanted run.
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newscricket2 days ago

Ricky Ponting: Champion players like Dhoni can never be written off

MS Dhoni, who has been under tremendous criticism, has found himself a supporter in Ricky Ponting, who believes Dhoni has the potential to soak up the pressure and make a strong comeback. Ponting further stated that Dhoni's experience will come in handy in the upcoming Champions Trophy tournament
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newscricket2 days ago

IPL 2017 | Preview Match 34 : Rising Pune Supergiant vs Royal Challengers Bangalore

Steve Smith’s inform Rising Pune Supergiant will host Virat Kohli’s struggling Royal Challengers Bangalore at the MCA Stadium tonight. The clash will be the second installment of the Kohli-Smith rivalry in the IPL, and with both teams needing points it has all the elements of being a cracker.
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newscricket4 days ago

MS Dhoni praise brings solace to Siddarth Kaul

Sunrisers Hyderabad's Siddarth Kaul has revealed that MS Dhoni's praise after SRH's last ball loss to RPS came as a consolation to the pacer. The 26-year-old said that Dhoni had a small chat with the 26-year-old after the defeat praising him for his efforts in the last over.
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newscricket4 days ago

IPL 2017 | Michael Clarke names his fantasy team

For every cricketing fan who believes that he can actually pick a better team than the coaches who are paid to do so, the fantasy IPL game is a dream come true. After Sourav Ganguly revealed his fantasy team, it was Michael Clarke's turn to do the same and the similarities in the team were uncanny.
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featurecricket4 days ago

IPL 2017 | Rising Pune Supergiant vs Kolkata Knight Riders - Player Ratings

KKR took the Pune side by storm on their home turf when they made an 182-run chase look like a walk in the park. The Kolkata side achieved the winning feat riding on brilliant performances by skipper Gambhir and wicketkeeper Uthappa stealing the spotlight away from Steve Smith’s brilliant innings.
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newscricket4 days ago

Twitter reacts to Dhoni's wicketkeeping masterclass and Uthappa's batting exploits

After yesterday's washout, the Twitteratti were waiting to get started and the match did not disappoint them. Starting off with Robin Uthappa's missed stumping opportunity, Twitter was given a gift when Dhoni produced a moment of magic to show everyone how it was done.
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