newscricket2 days ago

IPL 2018 | IPL is leading in Cricket's rapid revolution, believes Viv Richards

Sir Vivian Richards feels that the Indian Premier League(IPL) is leading in cricket’s rapid revolution, where both young and experienced players are innovating and reshaping the game. The legendary Windies batsman also pointed out table toppers KXIP and CSK are the teams to beat this year.
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newscricket5 days ago

IPL 2018 | Dinesh Karthik feels VJD system should be used in place DLS

Kolkata Knight Riders’ captain, Dinesh Karthik, who wasn’t happy seeing the results of DRS, in their rain struck match against KXIP on Saturday, felt that DLS should be replaced by Indian counterpart Jaydevan (VJD). VJD has been used in many domestic tournaments and has given satisfactory results.
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newscricket5 days ago

IPL 2018 | Twitter reacts to another Chris Gayle masterclass in power-hitting and ground staff's superb effort

Kolkata Knight Riders' home-coming ended on a sour note as Chris Gayle and KL Rahul guided KXIP to a 9-wicket victory in a rain-curtailed encounter in Kolkata. Twitterati was impressed with Gayle's brutal power-hitting and also applauded Eden staff for making the ground ready immediately after rain.
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newscricket6 days ago

IPL 2018 | Andre Russell seeing the cricket ball as big as a soccer ball, says Jacques Kallis

Jacques Kallis has praised Andre Russell in a high note by saying that the big-hitting batsman is seeing the cricket ball as big as a soccer ball after his knock against Delhi Daredevils. He also advised Kolkata Knight Riders' players not to take the eye off the ball despite two consecutive wins.
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newscricket10 days ago

IPL 2018 | KKR batsman Nitish Rana feels he excels playing under pressure

After Kolkata Knight Riders’ win over Delhi Daredevils, their star performer of the match, Nitish Rana explained his love for playing under pressure which gets the best out of him. Rana has also urged the importance of Kuldeep Yadav’s wickets and Andre Russell’s innings in the context of the game.
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featurecricket10 days ago

IPL 2018 | Talking Points - The Andre Russell show and Rishabh Pant’s big problem

Even though the final result might suggest that it was a straightforward win for KKR, the game had quite a few twists. From Dinesh Karthik finally getting his tactics right to Andre Russell proving his pedigree, here are the main talking points from Delhi’s outing at the Eden Gardens.
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newscricket10 days ago

Twitter reacts to Nitish Rana's masterclass and Andre Russell's cameo

Even though Kolkata were off to a slow start, a wonderful innings by Nitish Rana and a brilliant cameo from Andre Russell helped them reach a solid total of 200 by the end of the 20th over. The fans took to twitter to praise KKR as they started off with a maiden but went on to score 200 runs.
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newscricket12 days ago

I wait for half chances for an extra wicket, says Manish Pandey

After helping Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Kolkata Knight Riders, Manish Pandey stated that half chances could be converted to an extra wicket which was very important in the context of the game. He has also emphasized the necessity of practice sessions ahead of a match which pays off during matches.
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newscricket16 days ago

Andre Russell : I think this one year I lost has made me a different person

West Indian powerhouse Andre Russell has spoken about how his one year ban for violation of WADA's anti-doping whereabouts clause has transformed him into a different person. Russell has also added that if a player is confident in his own abilities nothing could hamper his or her game.
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featurecricket16 days ago

IPL 2018 | Talking Points: Chennai’s emotional return and Andre Russell’s calypso power

Chennai’s return has been one of the exciting headlines over last few days and the fans saw their team squeak home in the penultimate ball, which made the occasion all the more emotional. Andre Russell, however, ended the day as the star for the visitors, who kept on cursing their fortunes.
Bastab K Parida