featurecricket3 days ago

ICC World Cup 2019 | SWOT Analysis - Australia

In a tournament as big as World Cup, preconceptions matter as much as realities. Either, you have to live upto the tag that you had acquired over the last few months or you will be suffering the wrath of ultimate online world - ask India, and they will tell you the curse of June 2017.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket17 days ago

IPL 2019 | What worked and what didn't - Royal Challengers Bangalore

After 6 straight defeats, RCB fans’ only wish was to get the sweet taste of a magnificent victory. Not an exaggeration, but a winless season for RCB looked imminent and just when their most loyal fans started giving up hopes, their fortunes revived in the second half of the tournament.
Suraj Choudhari
newscricketa month ago

IPL 2019 | Feels good to get Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers’ wicket yet again, says Shreyas Gopal

Shreyas Gopal has stated that he felt good after dismissing Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers for the second time in this year’s Indian Premier League. Before Tuesday’s game, between Rajasthan Royals and Royal Challengers Bangalore, Gopal had scalped the duo’s wicket even in the encounter on April 2.
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricketa month ago

RCB vs RR | 3 Stars and Flops as rain played an absolute dampener at Chinnaswamy

The incessant rains played spoilsport as the match eventually ended in a draw after being curtailed to 5-over a side. The high-voltage extravaganza witnessed some nerve-wracking hitting from Virat Kohli and awe-inspiring bowling from Shreyas Gopal, but unfortunately didn't conclude a result.
Suraj Choudhari
featurecricketa month ago

DC vs RCB | Player Ratings - Pacers fail to fire as Royal Challengers Bangalore succumb to eighth loss in IPL 2019

Parthiv Patel gave an explosive start to Royal Challengers Bangalore but the pacers under-performance in the first innings put them on the wrong side of the result. The 16-run loss also virtually ended RCB’s slender hopes of qualifying for the playoffs while propelling Delhi Capitals to last four.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricketa month ago

IPL 2019 | We are turning things around now, says AB de Villiers

AB de Villiers has stated that Royal Challengers Bangalore are finally starting to turn things around after the side's fourth win in the last five matches. In Wednesday’s encounter against Kings XI Punjab, RCB scored in excess of 200 and managed to win the game by a margin of 17 runs.
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricketa month ago

RCB vs KXIP | Player Ratings - AB de Villiers’ heroics guide Royal Challengers Bangalore to their third win on trot

Yet another AB de Villiers special with the bat combined with a death bowling spectacle by Umesh Yadav and Navdeep Saini resulted in Royal Challengers Bangalore securing their third win on the trot. Parthiv Patel had also a major role to play too as his powerplay strike kept RCB in good stead.
Bastab K Parida
newscricketa month ago

IPL 2019 | IPL was ideal preparation for World Cup, feels Marcus Stoinis

Marcus Stoinis has stated that the Indian Premier League is the ideal preparation for the upcoming 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup, starting on May 30. He considers the return of David Warner and Steve Smith to the Australian squad as a massive squad while praising his RCB skipper Virat Kohli.
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricketa month ago

IPL 2019 | Player Ratings - Dale Steyn, Parthiv Patel shine as RCB edge past CSK by one run

Dale Steyn was full of fire while Parthiv Patel was the pint-size dynamite to ensure that Royal Challengers Bangalore got the better of Chennai Super Kings by one run. Umesh Yadav, however, had left every RCB fan in shambles by conceding as many as 24 runs against MS Dhoni in the last over.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricketa month ago

IPL 2019 | Player Ratings - MS Dhoni heroics falter at end as CSK lose to RCB by a run

MS Dhoni was on the cusp of taking Chennai Super Kings over the line when he hit Umesh Yadav for 24 runs on the first five deliveries of the final over, but the last ball run-out ensured that the game ended in RCB’s favour. Deepak Chahar was one of the positives for the Chennai-based franchise.
Bastab K Parida