newscricket2 days ago

WATCH | AB de Villiers suffers brain-fade as RCB's top order fails again

Nothing seems to be going right for RCB at the moment. After they got all out for just 49 against KKR, the top order collapsed yet again today against Gujarat Lions with AB de Villiers running himself out thanks to an unbelievable brain-fade when he was expected to lead a fightback.
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newscricket6 days ago

Michael Clarke terms Jadeja and Ashwin as India's "weapons" in his predicting Champions Trophy XI

In his predicted playing XI of team India, former Aussie skipper Michael Clarke has picked Ravindra Jadeja and Ravichandran Ashwin as India's trump cards for the tournament. He, though, excluded in-form Bhuvneshwar Kumar and the last Champions Trophy hero Shikhar Dhawan from his playing XI.
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newscricket8 days ago

WATCH | Suryakumar Yadav makes a valiant effort to take a catch, and admits it went for six

The IPL never falls short of the thrilling moments, be it batting, bowling or fielding. In the 16th over when the Gujarat vs Kolkata match was evenly poised and Sunil Narine looked in control of the over, Jadeja top-edged the penultimate delivery which was caught by Suryakumar Yadav - or was it?
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newscricket11 days ago

WATCH | Sir Jadeja loses wicket after ridiculous mix-up

The IPL has already produced some hilarious mix-ups and while a few resulting in run outs, there were a few brain fades on offer too - cue Yuvraj Singh and Kuldeep Yadav. GL provided yet another one with Ravindra Jadeja and Ishan Kishan ending up at the same end resulting in the former's wicket.
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newscricket11 days ago

IPL 2017 | Preview Match 20 : Gujarat Lions vs Royal Challengers Bangalore

Last year's runners-up Royal Challengers Bangalore and Gujarat Lions will face off at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Rajkot today. Both teams have won only one game each so far this season and are languishing at the bottom of the eight-team table with run-rate in negative.
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newscricket15 days ago

Twitter reacts to Raina's amazing catch and M.S.Dhoni lets his fans down yet again

Gujarat finally got their glory that they were chasing since the start of the IPL. Suresh Raina started off things with an amazing catch to remove Ajinkya Rahane. But the real hero was Andrew Tye who took the 2nd Hat-trick of the day. They completed the job by chasing down 172 with 2 overs to spare.
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newscricket15 days ago

IPL 2017 | Preview Match 13: Gujarat Lions vs Rising Pune Supergiant

Powered by the return of Ravindra Jadeja, Gujarat Lions will look to revive their fortunes against a struggling Rising Pune Supergiant in Rajkot today. Meanwhile, for Pune, skipper Steven Smith has recovered from an upset stomach that kept him out of the clash against Delhi Daredevils.
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newscricket19 days ago

Dav Whatmore : IPL has made current Indian cricketers fearless

Dav Whatmore believes that playing in the IPL is the main reason why the current Indian team is playing a fearless brand of cricket. Whatmore also feels that Virat Kohli hasn’t changed his approach to the game since the Sri Lankan coached him at the 2008 U-19 cricket World Cup in Malaysia.
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newscricket21 days ago

Suresh Raina: We missed Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo's bowling experience

Suresh Raina has claimed that his Gujarat Lions side missed the experience of Ravindra Jadeja and Dwayne Bravo during their humiliating 10-wicket loss to Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL last night. Raina urged his bowlers to see the match as an important learning experience going forward.
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newscricket25 days ago

Brad Hodge: Hard to replace "three-dimensional" Jadeja

Gujarat Lions' head coach Brad Hodge has described Ravindra Jadeja as a three-dimensional player stating that it would be very difficult for any team in the IPL to replace him. Gujarat will miss the services of the all-rounder after the BCCI advised him to rest for at least two weeks of the IPL.
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