newscricket15 hours ago

Virat Kohli on RCB's batting collapse: Shocking, our worst, very hurtful

Skipper Virat Kohli was disappointed at RCB’s reckless batting yesterday and described the collapse as "shocking and hurtful". No one reached double digits in the match against KKR and was bundled out for 49 - the lowest team total in the 10-year history of the Indian Premier League.
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newscricketa day ago

Twitter reacts to Bangalore scoring the lowest total in IPL history

While day began with such promise for RCB, it ended like a kid kicking down the first domino as they posted the lowest score in IPL history. The Twitteratti were in no mood to let this opportunity slide as they took full advantage of bashing RCB but not before they had a bit of fun at KKR's expense.
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reportcricketa day ago

IPL 2017 | KKR pacers pull off a sensational win against RCB

After the batsmen failed in the first innings, the KKR bowlers took the onus on their shoulders and pulled off an extraordinary 82-run victory over Royal Challengers Bangalore at the Eden Gardens. Batting first, KKR scored just 131 runs, but it proved to be sufficient as RCB could only muster 49.
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newscricketa day ago

WATCH | Virat Kohli left frustrated after Chris Gaffney refers easy decision to third umpire

The IPL season has not been the best when it comes to officiating with quite a few questionable decisions being made by the umpires. Today was no different as Chris Gaffney sought the help of the third umpire for what seemed to be a regulation caught behind decision leaving Kohli frustrated.
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newscricketa day 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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newscricket3 days ago

Afridi thanks "Superstar" Kohli for retirement gift

Shahid Afridi took to twitter to express his gratitude after being presented with a Virat Kohli jersey adorned with the signatures of Team India, on the occasion of his retirement. The heartwarming gesture by the Indian team won accolades of cricket fans across both sides of the border.
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newscricket6 days ago

BCCI double cash reward for 2016-2017 Test series success

The Indian cricket board (BCCI) has doubled the cash reward for members of Team India who won four Test series in the 2016-2017 season from the previously announced Rs 50 lakhs to Rs one crore per player. This was decided at its SGM. However, there was no hike for the support staff.
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newscricket6 days ago

Team India members present Shahid Afridi with autographed jersey

In a moving gesture, members of Team India sent Pakistan cricketer Shahid Afridi a Virat Kohli ODI jersey with their signatures on it and the words, "Shahid Bhai, best wishes, always a pleasure playing against you". Afridi retired recently following a long tussle with the PCB over a farewell T20I.
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newscricket6 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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reportcricket6 days ago

IPL 2017 | Gayle and Kohli set up much-needed victory for Royal Challengers Bangalore

Virat Kohli (64) and Chris Gayle (77) came to the party as the Royal Challengers Bangalore batting unit finally fired and set up a comfortable 21 run victory for RCB over Gujarat Lions. Yuzvendra Chahal’s 3/31 with the ball meant that Brendon McCullum’s 72 went in vain for the Lions.
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