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featurecricket9 hours ago

High on pace and promise, low on performance: Litmus test beckons Navdeep Saini

That fast, booming inswinging yorker to Roston Chase in Cuttack which crashed into the base of middle-stump. That wicket maiden in the final over against the Windies on debut. Those two rapid, snorting timber-cleaners against the Sunrisers in Dubai.
Anirudh Suresh
featurecricket12 days ago

IPL 2020 Review | A slow-paced first half but a brilliant climactic end all in vain for Sunrisers Hyderabad

From three wins out of their first nine games, Sunrisers Hyderabad brilliantly marched a comeback, with four wins in their next five encounters to seal a place in the playoffs. However, their brilliant late run in the season was cut short by a dominant Delhi Capitals side just before the final.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2020 | Key to dismissing Pooran was building pressure by bowling dots, reveals Rashid Khan

SRH’s trump-card Rashid Khan, who once again starred for the side on Thursday with an exquisite spell, revealed that he planned to keep Nicholas Pooran quiet by building pressure on the southpaw. The plan worked like a charm as after four straight dots, Rashid dismissed Pooran in the 15th over.
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newscricket2 months ago

Reports | Bhuvneshwar Kumar ruled out of IPL 2020 with a hip injury

After going down injured in the clash against CSK earlier this week, reports have pointed out that Bhuvneswar Kumar is ruled out of the 2020 edition of IPL with a hip injury. It is the second injury in SRH camp after Mitchell Marsh was ruled out of the tournament following an injury against RCB.
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newscricket2 months ago

VIDEO | ‘Thunder’ Natarajan’s ‘dream’ delivery stuns in-form Ambati Rayudu

After missing two games, Ambati Rayudu finally made his appearance for CSK and was up against SRH’s in-form bowler Thangarasu Natarajan. The left-arm seamer’s stunning delivery caught the right-handed Rayudu back in his crease as the ball moved to hit the top of the off-stump.
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featurecricket2 months ago

IPL 2020 | RCB vs SRH - Today I Learnt: Moeen Ali’s value and SRH’s thin pace battery

More often than not, particularly of late, RCB-SRH contests have ended in tears for fans of the former but on Monday, the trend finally broke in Dubai. SRH imploded in RCB-esque manner but there were a lot of learnings from the game, including the Reds being incomplete without a certain Moeen.
Anirudh Suresh
featurecricket2 months ago

Mid-carders to Heavyweights: The colossal rise of SRH ft. Simon Helmot

In April 2013, Simon Helmot embarked on a six-year journey with Sunrisers Hyderabad as the franchise’s assistant coach, an adventure that saw him, along with his good friend Tom Moody, transform the club into a formidable force. In essence, he played a hand in altering the landscape of the IPL.
Anirudh Suresh
featurecricket2 months ago

IPL 2020 | Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Royal Challengers Bangalore - Statistical Preview

While Sunrisers Hyderabad qualified for the playoff stage last season, their opposition on Monday found themselves at a precarious position, finishing last with just 11 points. However, a change of personnel and a change of season might prompt a change of fortune for RCB as they take on SRH.
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featurecricket2 months ago

Sunrisers Hyderabad - Preview, Power Rankings and Predictions

For the longest time, Sunrisers Hyderabad have carried a sense of identity that nominally ignores all of their batsmen but Warner - a boom-or-bust kind of set-up. However, their affinity to play percentage cricket in the last couple of years has given them a purpose in both departments this season.
Bastab K Parida
newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2020 | Brad Hogg names his pre-IPL XI; leaves out AB de Villiers and MS Dhoni

Ahead of the 2020 edition of IPL, Brad Hogg has named his pre-IPL XI where he picked SRH’s Kane Williamson to skipper the side, alongside David Warner, Sunil Narine and Andre Russell as his foreign stars. Hogg, however, omitted IPL stars like AB de Villiers, MS Dhoni and Chris Gayle from his team.
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