newscricket13 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | India have a good squad for this World Cup with quality players, says Suresh Raina

Indian batsman Suresh Raina stated that India have a strong squad with plenty of talent in all the departments to excel in the ongoing World Cup. He was confident that if India got off to a good start, Pakistan would have no chance of beating them and labelled Kohli and Dhoni as the key players.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket19 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | MS Dhoni is captain of all captains, says Suresh Raina

Suresh Raina has heaped praise on former India captain MS Dhoni ahead of the start of the ICC World Cup 2019 in England and said that Dhoni is the ‘captain of all captains’. Raina singled out the hard-hitting all-rounder Hardik Pandya as the key player for India in the coming weeks in England.
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricketa month ago

IPL 2019 | What worked and what didn’t - Chennai Super Kings

There is a meme going around in Internet - that Seven IPL teams play in the IPL to face Chennai Super Kings in the final. How much of that true is not left to interpretation at all as it was the case proven time and time again and to validate it, CSK reached yet another final this season.
Bastab K Parida
newscricketa month ago

IPL 2019 | We understand we are an ageing team, says Stephen Fleming

Stephen Fleming has stated that he understands that the Chennai Super Kings are an ageing team, given that most of its core players are well into their thirties. This year’s runners-up have most of its players either in the twilight of their career or into the second half.
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricketa month ago

IPL FInal | Player Ratings: Shane Watson’s fighting 80 in vain as CSK lose last-ball thriller

Shane Watson once again delivered in the big final and scored a fighting 80 to keep CSK afloat in the run chase, but a last over fumble cost them the game. Watson lacked support from one end as CSK fumbled on the last delivery where the side just needed 2 from the last ball.
Suraj Choudhari
newscricketa month ago

Twitter explodes as Suresh Raina drops Hardik Pandya

This has to be the most entertaining finals of the IPL. What a dramatic first innings it was! Mumbai Indians put up a total of 149 on board and all thanks to Suresh Raina who dropped Hardik Pandya. Twitterati went berserk and slammed Suresh Raina for dropping an easy catch.
Soumil Khare
newscricketa month ago

Both IPL finalists have shown that faith in core team will deliver, says Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar has stated that both the Indian Premier League 2019 finalists Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians have stuck to their core which has given good results for them. Both the table toppers will face each other for their fourth trophy in the IPL final at Hyderabad today.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa month ago

IPL 2019 | Legends and Pundits react to CSK reaching yet another IPL final

Chennai Super Kings have been one of the most consistent IPL franchises and they proved it yet again after they calmly brushed off Delhi Capitals to reach yet another final in the Indian Premier League. Legends and Pundits were amazed by how easily CSK reached yet another IPL final.
Srijith Gopal
featurecricketa month ago

IPL 2019 | Player Ratings: Faf du Plessis, Shane Watson’s brilliance gun down Delhi Capitals 147 with ease

Faf du Plessis and Shane Watson got the side to a perfect start with a match-winning opening stand of 81 inside 11 overs while chasing a total of 148. Chennai Super Kings bowlers did a collective job in restricting the high-on-confidence Delhi Capitals side to a chaseable total.
Suraj Choudhari
featurecricketa month ago

IPL 2019 | Player Ratings: Delhi Capitals’ batting failure cost them a spot in the final

Delhi Capitals’ batting collapsed like ninepins in the all-important Qualifier 2, which paved way for Chennai Super Kings into the final against Mumbai Indians. DC posted a modest total of 147, which was just not enough to contain the star-studded CSK’s batting as they won the game by six wickets.
Suraj Choudhari