newscricket20 days ago

Twitter explodes as third Umpire's "horrible" decision rules Rohit Sharma out

Fans on Twitter found Rohit Sharma's dismissal in the ongoing game between India and Windies amusing and slammed the third umpire for his hasty decision without checking the edge properly. Twitter went berserk after witnessing the same and left no stones unturned to slam the decision.
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featurecricket2 months ago

IPL 2019 | What worked and what didn't - Royal Challengers Bangalore

After 6 straight defeats, RCB fans’ only wish was to get the sweet taste of a magnificent victory. Not an exaggeration, but a winless season for RCB looked imminent and just when their most loyal fans started giving up hopes, their fortunes revived in the second half of the tournament.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2019 | Mumbai Indians release all players for four days with an eye on workload management

Mumbai Indians have rested all their players for four days to ensure they get enough rest and come back stronger for the business end of the tournament. MI play their next game against Chennai Super Kings on April 25 and have made a good use of the gap keeping in mind the upcoming World Cup as well.
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featurecricket3 months ago

IPL 2019 | Player Ratings: Virat Kohli’s maiden IPL ton this season help RCB record their second victory

Virat Kohli stuck to his guns and fired his maiden IPL ton of this season to help Royal Challengers Bangalore register a nerve-wracking 10-run win over KKR. Virat Kohli-Moeen Ali partnership helped them post a challenging 213-run target which was successfully defended by their bowlers.
Suraj Choudhari
newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2019 | RCB needs to turn home ground into fortress, says AB de Villiers

AB de Villiers has stated that the Royal Challengers Bangalore need to turn their home ground M Chinnaswamy Stadium into a fortress, in order to enjoy consistent success. He cited examples of other victorious teams like Chennai Super Kings and Mumbai Indians and suggested to learn from them.
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newscricket4 months ago

IPL 2019 | It was decided earlier not to Mankad batsmen in the tournament, says Rajeev Shukla

Rajeev Shukla has tweeted that it was decided in a meeting, which was even attended by MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli, that Mankading will not be done in the IPL. This particular way of getting a batsman out has grabbed the spotlight after Jos Buttler was dismissed by Ravichandran Ashwin yesterday.
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newscricket4 months ago

ICC ODI Rankings | Virat Kohli, Jasprit Bumrah maintain top spots in latest rankings

Virat Kohli and Jasprit Bumrah retained their respective spots at the top of the ICC ODI batsmen’s and bowlers’ list respectively after their performances in the recently-concluded ODI series against Australia. Despite losing the series, India continues to be second on the ODI team list.
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featurecricket6 months ago

India vs Australia 2019 | India’s predicted XI for second ODI in Adelaide

The SCG win in the first match of the ODI series gave Australia some confidence that they have it in them to stop the Indian juggernaut. On the other hand, the second ODI came as an opportunity for both teams to make sure that they have perfect XI at their disposal as the WC preparation begins.
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newscricket6 months ago

VIDEO | Frustrated Indian fans bring out flashlights after umpires stop play due to bad light

The India-Australia series has been one of the most fascinating ones in recent memory and not all of it has to do with cricket. With sledging aplenty and fans creating hilarious songs, there was something new on offer as fans brought out their phone lights when play was stopped due to bad light.
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newscricket8 months ago

VIDEO | “India India” chants swallow SCG as Rohit-Dhawan bludgeons Australian bowlers

Apart from the unfavourable conditions, one of the biggest problems for any cricketing sides travelling overseas has been the crowd support. However, Virat Kohli and company, touring Australia, have found no lack of passion from their supporters, who have made their presence felt in large numbers.
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