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featurecricket21 minutes ago

Questions loom and spots up for grab as Proteas enter first chapter of Mission 2021

After having seen their 2020 get abruptly halted by the pandemic, in March, the Proteas will take to the field for the first time in 8 months when they lock horns with the Three Lions on Friday. But lying on the other side of the welcome break is a handful of questions and healthy headaches.
Anirudh Suresh
featurecricket12 days ago

From Stoinis’ A+ to Glenn Maxwell’s F: Grading every overseas signing who took part in IPL 2020

In a perfect world, somewhere, we just express our gratitude for the IPL taking place and move on but, unfortunately, we don’t live in one, meaning scrutiny is what is the need of the hour. We, here at SportsCafe, have decided to rate and slate every overseas signing that partook in IPL 2020.
Anirudh Suresh
featurecricket14 days ago

The Final Gameplan | What Delhi Capitals should do to clinch their maiden IPL trophy

Delhi are just one step away from capturing the glorious IPL trophy, something that has evaded them since the inception of the tournament in 2008. They know that they are going up against one of the ‘unbeatable’ sides in this year’s competition, but are MI really unbeatable?
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
featurecricket17 days ago

Which triumphed this IPL, expectations or reality

After weeks and months of anticipation - IPL was finally and finally on, where we could see all our hopes lived up to its expectations or wait for reality to slap it on our face. Several expectations later, the reality is contrasting and this IPL is the biggest example of that, so see it yourself!
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
featurecricket18 days ago

IPL 2020 | MI vs DC Evaluation Chart - Clinical Mumbai annihilate lackadaisical Delhi to reach Final

Losing the toss meant zilch as Mumbai, after being asked to bat, brought out their A-game for the gazillionth time in IPL 2020 to humiliate a Delhi side that looked down on confidence from ball one. After posting 200 with the bat, the Blues ravaged the Delhi batters to book a place in the final.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket18 days ago

VIDEO | Rampant Anrich Nortje mimics SKY’s ‘calma’ celebration after trapping him with brutal bouncer

Suryakumar Yadav’s famous ‘calma’ celebration post his match-winning fifty against RCB took the internet by storm but well, fair to say he would never have expected a Delhi player to give it back to him. After SKY hit one straight to the fielder, Nortje, of all people, mimicked his celebration.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket21 days ago

IPL 2020 | We tried not to be predictable at the end, claims Anrich Nortje

Anrich Nortje, who ended with the match figures of 3/33, claimed that with due falling towards the end of their bowling, DC bowlers tried not to be predictable with their variations. He added that it was all about doing the basics right and ticking off things can help a bowler get into a rhythm.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket21 days ago

IPL 2020 | Very chuffed with our performance tonight, reveals Shreyas Iyer

Following the important win against RCB, Shreyas Iyer has revealed that he is very chuffed with their performance tonight across all fronts against the men in Red and Gold. He also credited the bowlers for executing their plans perfectly, pointing out how Nortje was really crucial against RCB.
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricket21 days ago

IPL 2020 | DC vs RCB Evaluation Chart - Ruthless Delhi Capitals bulldozes past sorry RCB

After being put to bat first, everyone expected a masterclass from Kohli-de Villiers to take RCB to a good total but they could only manage to put 152 runs on board. In the second half, a ruthless Dhawan and Rahane ensured that even Chahal went wicketless, chasing the target with ease.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
featurecricket22 days ago

IPL 2020 | Delhi Capitals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore - Statistical Preview

In what could very well be a virtual, ‘loser goes home’ quarter-final, Delhi Capitals will take on Royal Challengers Bangalore in the two sides’ final group game at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium on Monday. A win for either side will not only ensure qualification but will also guarantee a top-two finish.
SportsCafe Desk