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newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2020 | Delhi should retain Dhawan, Iyer and Pant as three Indian players, opines Aakash Chopra

Aakash Chopra has opined that Delhi Capitals must retain the services of Shikhar Dhawan, Shreyas Iyer and Rishabh Pant ahead of the next season alongside Rabada and Stoinis. He also stated that the franchise will be a little sad to leave the likes of Ashwin, Shaw and Axar back to the Auction.
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featurecricket2 months ago

IPL 2020 Review | Delhi Capitals: A rollercoaster campaign that ended as a 'could have been'

Delhi started off the season in dominant fashion, looking like the team to beat, as but the season progressed, they lost their path to script a ‘could have been’ story. A bitter-sweet campaign for Delhi, ending second-best, but they can take pride in having reached their first ever final.
Deepak Yadav
featurecricket2 months ago

Cricketing observations from the group stages of IPL 2020 ft. Anchors, Finger spinners and dreadful umpiring

Tournaments like the Indian Premier League are not just an opportunity for fans to get entertained but also to learn; learn something new. Across the 56 group games of the 13th edition of the IPL, learnings were aplenty, but we have decided to list out the five which have stood out the most.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket2 months ago

Categorically told my friends and family that they should not talk about my career, reveals Axar Patel 

Being an Indian cricketer, you have to face lots of ups and downs and Axar Patel revealed that there was a point in time when he categorically told his friends and family that they should not talk about his career. Patel last appeared for India in ODIs in 2017 while he last played a T20I in 2018. 
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featurecricket3 months ago

What is the importance of IPL in National selection?

Even after performing extremely well in IPL 2020, Suryakumar Yadav and Axar Patel have been overlooked while picking the squad for the Australian tour. Compare that to the performances of a Ravindra Jadeja, who has failed, putting a question on the relevance of IPL in selection.
Deepak Yadav
newscricket3 months ago

IND vs AUS | Varun Chakravarthy handed maiden call-up by selectors for T20Is

Kolkata Knight Riders mystery spinner Varun Chakravarthy has been handed a shock call-up for the Australia T20Is on the back of his impressive performances in the ongoing edition of the IPL. While the selectors overlooked Suryakumar Yadav and Rishabh Pant, Sanju Samson, however, found a place.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2020 | Axar Patel is a great asset, having quality all-rounder makes big difference, reckons Shikhar Dhawan

Delhi protagonist Shikhar Dhawan's knock might have gone in vain if not for Axar Patel's cameo at the end and the southpaw termed Axar a great asset and stated that a quality all-rounder makes a big difference. Axar Patel made 21 off just 5 balls at an SR of 420.with the help of three sixes.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2020 | MS Dhoni probably went for the safer option with Ravindra Jadeja, reckons Ajit Agarkar

Ait Agarkar has reckoned that MS Dhoni went for the safer option with Ravindra Jadeja in the last over after Dwayne Bravo suffered an injury as he is more experienced than Karn Sharma. He added that it is very difficult to defend in Sharjah as once the batsmen are set it is difficult to remove them.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2020 | Knew that if Shikhar stays till the end we will win, insists Shreyas Iyer

Shreyas Iyer has insisted that even though the match went to the last over, he knew that if Shikhar Dhawan, who scored his maiden IPL hundred, stays till the end - they will win. He praised Axar Patel’s incredible cameo at the end and termed him as the ‘unsung hero’ of the team.
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newscricket3 months ago

Twitter reacts to Axar Patel’s explosive cameo to finish off the game for Delhi

Coming in to bat with 17 runs required off the last over, Axar Patel smashed Ravindra Jadeja for three sixes after Dhawan gave him strike on the second ball and won the game for Delhi Capitals. MS Dhoni’s decision to bring on a left-arm against the left-handed batsmen completely backfired.
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