newscricketa month ago

282 foreign cricketers to go under hammer in IPL auction

The IPL auction will see as many as 1122 players go under the hammer including 282 foreign cricketers that have the likes of Joe Root, Ben Stokes, and Mitchell Starc. The registration for the auction has been closed on January 12 and the auction will take place on January 27 and 28 in Bengaluru.
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newscricket7 months ago

India Vs West Indies | Virat Kohli may open innings alongside Shikhar Dhawan

Virat Kohli and Shikhar Dhawan could be the opening pair for India in the lone T20 against West Indies in Jamaica tomorrow, owing to the change in format. India start the match as favourites despite the return of Chris Gayle, who will be playing his first game for the Windies in 15 months.
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newscricket7 months ago

Chris Gayle returns to Windies side for T20I against India

Fearless opener Chris Gayle has been included in the 13-man West Indies team which will play a T20 international match against India at Sabina Park in Kingston on Sunday, July 9. He last played a T20 International for West Indies in April 2016, in the World T20 final against England in Kolkata.
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featurecricket10 months ago

Twitter reacts to Samson and Morris' explosive batting and Dinda's implosive bowling

Rising Pune Supergiants' bowlers were taken to the cleaners by Sanju Samson and Chris Morris who helped DD reach an impressive 205 in the first innings. While the Twitterati praised the batsmen, they were more interested in trolling the ever reliable Ashok Dinda who finished with an economy of 12.
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newscricket10 months ago

Karun Nair believes Virat Kohli can bag Orange cap this year

Delhi Daredevils batsman Karun Nair was asked to pick a batsman apart from himself who he thought would win this season’s Orange cap in the IPL. Nair picked Virat Kohli as his choice and hoped that he will soon return from his shoulder injury and win it for the second season in a row.
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newscricket10 months ago

IPL 2017 Preview | Match 9: Rising Pune Supergiant vs Delhi Daredevils

Batting-heavy Rising Pune Supergiant will look to return to winning ways when they take on Delhi Daredevils at home today. Delhi, possessing a strong bowling attack, are hoping to register their first win after going down to Royal Challengers Bangalore in their opening fixture.
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featurecricketa year ago

Why Darren Bravo must be brought back into the West Indies team immediately

The stylish left-hander has been out of the national side for almost 6 months. And given that Bravo's absence has left the West Indies a much poorer side, bringing him back is the need of the hour.
Dev Tyagi
newscricketa year ago

ICC Awards | De Kock wins ODI Cricketer of the Year; Mustafizur best emerging cricketer

South African wicketkeeper batsman Quinton de Kock has beaten the likes of Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers to win the ICC ODI Cricketer of the Year Award. Pakistani skipper Misbah-ul-Haq has won the ICC Spirit of Cricket Award, while Marais Erasmus has won the Umpire of the Year Award.
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newscricketa year ago

Ind-WI 2nd T20 | MS Dhoni disappointed with abandoned match, says he has played in worse conditions

The wet outfield at the Central Broward Regional Park in Florida ended India’s hopes of levelling the series, but after the match, Indian skipper, MS Dhoni said that the outfield was not a big concern of his team. However, the Windies captain Carlos Brathwaite said that it was “unsafe” for play.
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reportcricket2 years ago

IPL 2016 | Delhi's young guns gun down Hyderabad to stay alive

In a must-win game, Delhi Daredevils rode on a matured knock by Karun Nair to grab a 6-wicket win against Sunrisers Hyderabad at Raipur on Friday in a thrilling finish. Earlier, another David Warner half-century carried SRH to a respectable total of 158 after DD won the toss and opted to bowl first.
Amlan Majumdar