newscricket2 months ago

We need to make sure we keep Mustafizur Rahman fit, says Courtney Walsh

Bangladesh interim coach, Courtney Walsh has revealed that Mustafizur Rahman's fitness was his primary concern ahead of the team’s first T20I against Afghanistan in Hyderabad. Walsh added that the proper handling of the fast-bowler for the upcoming season is at the top of his priority list.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2018 | We are very disappointed in the way we are going, says Shane Bond

Mumbai Indians’ bowling coach, Shane Bond revealed that players are disappointed with their below par performances. On Tuesday, MI couldn’t chase a manageable target of 168 against RCB, which now leaves them in the spot where they have to win all their matches to qualify for knockouts.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2018 | RCB and MI will have to play like their lives depend on it, says Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar feels that both Bangalore and Mumbai, who now have to win all of their matches to qualify for the knockouts, would give their all and play like their lives depends on the result. The campaign would be almost over for the team which loses on Tuesday in Chinnaswamy stadium.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2018 | This knock will always be special to me, says Dwayne Bravo

CSK all-rounder Dwayne Bravo’s sizzling 68 off 30 balls helped the returning ‘yellow brigade’ triumph over rivals Mumbai Indians on their home turf in the opening match of IPL 2018. Match-winner Bravo lauded the efforts of an Injured Kedar Jadhav, who saw CSK through to a memorable victory.
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newscricket3 months ago

Video  | Relive how Bravo blitz guided CSK from 119/8 to 169/9 in just three overs

The 2018 IPL opener between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings was a clear reminder of the sheer brilliance the tournament brings out in the player’s involved. A stunning knock of 68 off 30 balls by Dwayne Bravo and a valiant effort by an injured Kedar Jadhav won CSK the match in epic fashion.
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featurecricket4 months ago

IPL 2018 | Mumbai Indians well placed to do an encore of last year’s success

Mumbai - The city of dreams is never short on hopes. People from all walks of life come to the city with a hope to make it big. Some find it tough. But they struggle and, eventually, reach where they want to. Some, though, are lost on the way. It is the story of Mumbai, in a nutshell.
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newscricket4 months ago

Yuzvendra Chahal and Washington Sundar gain big in the latest ICC T20I bowling rankings

After the conclusion of the Tri-nation Nidahas Trophy yesterday, the Indian spin duo of Yuzvendra Chahal and Washington Sundar have made massive leaps in the ICC T20I bowling rankings. Chahal went from 12th place to a career-high rank of number two while Sundar jumped from 152 to 31st position.
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newscricket6 months ago

Joe Root : IPL can help me develop my T20 game

Joe Root has thrown his hat into the ring for in this year’s IPL auction to help him develop his T20 game for the upcoming World T20 in 2020. The English captain also said that he will miss the competition in the future if he thinks it is getting in the way of his international career.
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newscricketa year ago

Mustafizur Rahman to cut short IPL 2017 stint to begin preparations for Champions Trophy

Sunrisers Hyderabad pacer Mustafizur Rehman is all set to leave the defending-champions and fly back to Bangladesh on April 25th as he begins his preparations for Bangladesh's upcoming Champions Trophy campaign with a preparatory camp in Sussex. Rehman has played only 1 game in the IPL this season.
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newscricketa year 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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