reportcricketa day ago

IPL 2017 | MS Dhoni blitz secures second successive victory for Pune

The Supergiant finally made it two wins in a row for the first time this season with a 6 wicket victory over the Sunrisers in Pune. Chasing a target of 177, MS Dhoni provided a consummate finish to the game as the home side scored 50 runs in the final three overs to climb to fourth on the table.
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newscricketa day ago

Twitter reacts to vintage MS Dhoni, Stoke's price tag and Warner's Test innings

MS Dhoni produced a masterclass as Rising Pune Supergiant secured their second victory on the spin. The Twiterrati were full of praise of the former Indian captain's innings and Rashid Khan's performance while bashing Aussies David Warner and Steve Smith for their struggles in the game.
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newscricketa day ago

WATCH | David Warner gets bowled while attempting switch-hit

T20 is the main reason for the invention of unorthodox shots in cricket and while they are aesthetically pleasing when executed well, if it goes wrong it can make the batsman looks silly. David Warner is known for trying such shots and against Rising Pune Supergiant he showed both sides of the coin.
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newscricket4 days ago

David Warner : I hurt myself on the rib cage

David Warner, who hurt himself while taking the catch to dismiss Rishabh Pant yesterday has revealed that he has suffered an injury to his rib cage. The SRH captain also praised Kane Williamson and Shikhar Dhawan for their 136-run stand, which laid the foundation for Hyderabad’s second straight win.
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newscricket6 days ago

IPL 2017 | Preview Match 21: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Delhi Daredevils

A rejuvenated Sunrisers Hyderabad will take on Delhi Daredevils at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad tonight. While defending champions Sunrisers won a closely contested game against Kings XI Punjab on Monday, Delhi lost to KKR in the last over earlier on the same day.
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featurecricket6 days ago

IPL 2017 | Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kings XI Punjab - Player Ratings

David Warner’s 70* and Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s 5/19 paved the way for a Sunrisers Hyderabad win, at the bowling friendly Uppal Stadium pitch, against Kings XI Punjab. Manan Vohra played a brilliant knock of 95 to bring the visitors within touching distance of the win but eventually fell short by 5 runs.
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reportcricket6 days ago

IPL 2017 | Warner and Bhuvneshwar end Hyderabad’s losing streak

David Warner’s 70* and Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s 5/19 paved the way for a Sunrisers Hyderabad win, at the bowling friendly Uppal Stadium pitch, against Kings XI Punjab. Manan Vohra played a brilliant knock of 95 to bring the visitors within touching distance of the win but eventually fell short by 5 runs.
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newscricket7 days ago

Hariharan: Like players, Indian umpires also need mentors

IPL 2017 has been marred by horrible decisions from the Indian umpires and former international umpire K. Hariharan believes that, much like the players, the Indian umpires too, need to be mentored with feedback given to them after each game, in order to improve their on-field performances.
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reportcricket8 days ago

IPL 2017 | Eden jinx continues for SRH as KKR register second home win

An all round performance from the Kolkata Knight Riders led by Robin Uthappa and Manish Pandey ensured a 17 run win over defending champions, Sunrisers Hyderabad. Kolkata have now leapfrogged Hyderabad into second place on the table as the visitors failed to register a win at the Eden Gardens again.
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newscricket9 days ago

IPL 2017 | Preview Match 14: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad

Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad will lock horns at the Eden Gardens Stadium in Kolkata today to establish themselves at the top of the IPL 2017 points table. While Hyderabad have just suffered a loss to Mumbai Indians, Kolkata secured a stunning victory over Kings XI Punjab.
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