newscricketa year ago

ICC ODI rankings out - Three Indian batsmen in top-10

India inched up one spot to the No. 3 rank in the recently released ICC ODI rankings behind Australia and New Zealand with the 3-0 whitewash over Zimbabwe. While no bowler found a place in the top-10, three Indian batsmen – Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma, and Shikhar Dhawan found a place in the top-10.
Prabu Thiruppathy
newscricketa year ago

I can't say if Kohli is the best in the world right now: Rohit Sharma

Rohit Sharma feels that it is unfair to compare players since every batsman plays in different positions and has different roles. The 29-year-old, who won CEAT's Indian Cricketer of the Year award, has also insisted that he will not 'change' just because 'X,Y, Z is not happy' with his performances.
Amlan Majumdar
newscricketa year ago

Ceat Awards | Kohli T20 player of the year; Rohit Sharma Indian cricketer of the year

Joe Root, who won the International Cricketer of the Year and International Batsman of the Year awards, was the biggest winner of the night. In a surprising decision, Rohit Sharma pipped Virat Kohli to the Indian cricketer of the year award, with Kohli winning the T20 Player of the Year honour.
Amlan Majumdar
featurecricketa year ago

#IPLGOAT: R. Sharma vs C. Gayle vs S. Marsh

SportsCafe Desk
reportcricketa year ago

IPL 2016: Stoinis four-for sends Mumbai to brink of elimination

Australian all-rounder Marcus Stoinis’ four-wicket haul helped Kings XI Punjab defeat Mumbai Indians by 7 wickets at Vishakapatnam on Friday. After restricting the reigning champions to 124/9, Kings XI skipper Murali Vijay and Wriddhiman Saha took the team to the victory with an 116-run stand.
Arun S Kaimal
reportcricketa year ago

IPL 2016: Pollard blitzkrieg keeps Mumbai’s playoff hopes alive

Kieron Pollard’s ​19-ball 35 helped reigning champions Mumbai Indians defeat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 6 wickets at Bengaluru on Wednesday to jump into the fourth position in the IPL table. Earlier, the hosts posted 151/4 on the board even after the failure of Gayle, Kohli, and AB de Villiers.
Arun S Kaimal
featurecricketa year ago

IPL 2016: How can your team reach the last-4? Qualification scenarios explained

Arun S Kaimal
featurecricketa year ago

IPL 2016 | Twitter reacts to Harbhajan-Rayudu fight as Mumbai Indians beat Pune

Mumbai Indians got the better of Rising Pune Supergiants in the Maharashtra derby as captain Rohit Sharma played a match winning knock. Harbhajan Singh and Ambati Rayudu had an intense altercation in the first innings, and Twitter did not let go of the chance to milk the incident with great tweets.
Nikhil Deshpande
reportcricketa year ago

IPL 2016: Chase specialist Rohit takes MI to win on Maharashtra Day

Rohit Sharma once again starred in a chase as he scored his fifth half-century of the season to defeat RPS by eight wickets and register their third win on the trot. Earlier, Jasprit Bumrah’s 3/29 restricted Pune to 159/5 after they looked set for a huge score making 93 runs in the first ten.
Arun S Kaimal
reportcricketa year ago

IPL 2016: Mumbai Indians bid farewell to Wankhede in style

Rohit Sharma once again denied Kolkata Knight Riders a victory, as he scored ​68 off 49 balls to take Mumbai Indians to a six-wicket victory at the Wankhede stadium in Mumbai on Thursday. Earlier, KKR scored 174/5 on the back of a 69-run opening partnership between Gautham Gambhir and Robin Uthappa.
Arun S Kaimal