newscricketa year ago

Glenn Maxwell ruled out of IPL

Kings XI and Australia batsman Glenn Maxwell has been ruled out of the rest of the IPL with a side strain. The blow, however, would make little difference to a Kings XI side that is already out of contention for the play-offs with only four wins off 12 matches, and are seventh in the table.
Arun S Kaimal
featurecricketa year ago

IPL 2016: Twitter reacts as Superman Russell trumps Maxwell's heroics

Andre Russell produced a brilliant all-round performance for Kolkata Knight Riders as Kings XI Punjab slumped to yet another defeat. Glenn Maxwell played a sensible innings till he decided to try an extravagant shot and failed. Twitter appreciated the entertainment and here are the best tweets.
Nikhil Deshpande
reportcricketa year ago

IPL 2016: Uthappa fifty takes KKR to top of table

Kolkata Knight Riders weathered the Glenn Maxwell storm to grab a 7-run win over Kings XI Punjab at the Eden Gardens on Wednesday. Earlier, a 101-run stand between Robin Uthappa and Gautam Gambhir, where they failed to accelerate despite having wickets in hand, saw KKR post a modest total of 164.
Amlan Majumdar
featurecricketa year ago

IPL 2016 | Twitter reacts after Axar Patel takes a hat-trick and KXIP beats Gujarat Lions

A hat-trick from Axar Patel and a very good opening partnership saw Kings XI Punjab pick up their second win of 2016 IPL season. This match also saw Axar Patel doing the 'Champions' dance after dismissing Dwayne Bravo and Twitter responded with some interesting tweets throughout the match.
Nikhil Deshpande
newscricketa year ago

Glenn Maxwell fined for breaching IPL code of conduct

Kings XI Punjab and Australian batsman Glenn Maxwell has been fined for breaching the IPL code of conduct during the Punjab side’s match against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Saturday. He was charged for breaching Article 2.1.2, although no further details of his offence have been revealed.
Amlan Majumdar
featurecricketa year ago

IPL 2016: Twitter reactions as Mumbai Indians heap more misery on Kings XI

Maxwell returned to form, but his 50 wasn't enough as the rest of the Punjab batting, including captain David Miller failed again. Twitter reacted to Mumbai's win, Parthiv's dismissal and a lot more as the Mumbai Indians won by 25 runs. Here are some of the best and funniest tweets from the game.
Debarshee Mitra
reportcricketa year ago

IPL 2016: Parthiv-Rayudu show takes Mumbai Indians past Kings XI Punjab

Parthiv Patel’s 81 off 58 and Ambati Rayudu’s 65 off 37 helped Mumbai Indians defeat Kings XI Punjab by 25 runs at Mohali on Monday. Chasing 190 for a win, Kings XI Punjab came close to a win on the back of Glenn Maxwell’s 56 off 39 balls, but MI held their nerves to win the game in the end.
Arun S Kaimal
featurecricketa year ago

Twitter Reactions as KXIP inflict another defeat on Dhoni's Supergiants

MS Dhoni's Rising Pune Supergiants suffered their second consecutive defeat of the IPL season as KXIP produced a disciplined performance to register their first win. Twitter was not very convinced with Dhoni's decision to bat, nor with his team selection, and here are the best tweets from the match.
SportsCafe Desk
reportcricketa year ago

IPL 2016: Debutants Gujarat Lions emerge victorious in ‘Battle of Lions’

Powered by Aaron Finch’s 47-ball 74, Gujarat Lions defeated Kings XI by six wickets in their opener at Mohali today to get off to a winning start in the IPL. Earlier, the Lions had restricted Kings XI to 161/6 after Dwayne Bravo picked up four wickets to break the back of the batting line-up.
Arun S Kaimal