newscricket2 months ago

Vijay Hazare Trophy | Vijay Shankar, Washington Sundar and Murali Vijay headline star-packed Tamil Nadu squad

Indian internationals Murali Vijay, Washington Sundar and Vijay Shankar have all been named in Tamil Nadu's squad for the upcoming Vijay Hazare Trophy. The squad also consists of Abhinav Mukund, Baba Aparajith, Murugan Ashwin and Narayan Jagadeesan and will be led by veteran Dinesh Karthik.
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featurecricket6 months ago

KXIP vs CSK | Player Ratings - KL Rahul puts on a show as Kings XI Punjab beat Chennai Super Kings by six wickets

KL Rahul thrashed Chennai Super Kings’ bowlers, especially Harbhajan Singh, with elan and ensured that Kings XI Punjab added a consolation win to their account. Among the bowlers, Ravichandran Ashwin and Mohammed Shami bowled with panache to ensure a win for the Punjab-based franchise.
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featurecricket6 months ago

KXIP vs KKR | Player Ratings: Sam Curran-Nicholas Pooran’s efforts in vain as KXIP lose to KKR by 5 wickets

Sam Curran’s mesmerising knock and Nicholas Pooran’s efforts went in vain as Kolkata Knight Riders chased down the total without any hassle whatsoever. KXIP bowling turned out to be ordinary and barring Mohammed Shami, no bowlers really posed a threat and suffered a disheartening defeat.
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featurecricket7 months ago

SRH vs KXIP | Player Ratings - KL Rahul’s 79-run innings of no use as Kings XI Punjab lose to Sunrisers Hyderabad by 45 runs

Chasing a target of 213 runs, Kings XI Punjab suffered an epic collapse and apart from KL Rahul, no one really tried to assert himself at the crease. The loss, however, has been a massive repercussion for the Punjab-based franchise as they will have to take the hard way for a spot in the playoffs.
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newscricket7 months ago

VIDEO | Umpire hides ball in pocket to halt game for long as players keep on searching around

Funny things happen on the field that ticks many people’s funnybones but you might not have encountered a moment when an umpire hid the ball in his pocket as the game halted for that reason. In the RCB-KXIP game, that was exactly the case as the game halted for a sufficient period of time.
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featurecricket7 months ago

DC vs KXIP | Player Ratings: Chris Gayle heroic knock in vain as other batsmen fail to step up in Kings XI Punjab’s loss to Delhi Capitals

Chris Gayle played another maverick knock to get KXIP off to a brisk start but was let down by other batsmen as Punjab lost by five wickets. Batting first, KXIP looked good for 180 plus score, but a batting collapse meant that DC were able to claw back into the game and restrict the visitors to 163.
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newscricket7 months ago

IPL 2019 | KXIP have been a sleeper hit in this IPL, says Harsha Bhogle

Harsha Bhogle has stated that the Kings XI Punjab have been a sleeper hit in this year’s Indian Premier League, despite the fact that they were termed as underdogs by many analysts. The Ravichandran Ashwin-led side has already won five out of the nine matches they have played so far.
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featurecricket7 months ago

KXIP vs RCB | Player Ratings - Chris Gayle 99 in vain as Kings XI Punjab lose their first home game against Royal Challengers Bangalore

After a solid 99 by “Universe Boss” Chris Gayle which set up a fine total of 173 runs for Kings XI Punjab, their bowlers misfired big-time to hand Royal Challengers Bangalore their first win in the tournament. Among others, Murugan Ashwin was somehow a silver-lining in the dark cloud.
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featurecricket7 months ago

CSK vs KXIP | Player Ratings - R Ashwin’s three-wicket haul in vain as Chennai Super Kings thrash Kings XI Punjab by 22 runs

Ravichandran Ashwin was absolutely brilliant with the ball, picking Chennai Super Kings' three top-order wickets, but slow batting display resulted in the hosts getting better of Kings XI Punjab. KL Rahul and Sarfaraz Khan’s half-centuries were the only other consolations for Punjab in the game.
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featurecricket8 months ago

KXIP vs MI | Player Ratings - KL Rahul and Murugan Ashwin star in Kings XI Punjab’s win over Mumbai Indians

Mayank Agarwal and Chris Gayle provided the base while KL Rahul capitalised on that to help Kings XI Punjab secure an eight-wicket win over Mumbai Indians in Mohali today. Murugan Ashwin also put up a brilliant performance to ensure that Mumbai batsmen couldn’t open their arms at the right time.
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