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featurecricket13 days ago

IPL SRL | KXIP vs SRH Evaluation Chart - Pooran and Maxwell ensure six-wicket victory for KXIP

Batting first, the Sunrisers Hyderabad side got off to a slow start before Vijay Shankar’s 33-ball 50 took them to a first-innings total of 152/7, with Sheldon Cottrell picking a three-fer for the hosts. On the other hand, a Pooran-Maxwell partnership (75 runs) guided Punjab to a six-wicket victory.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
featurecricket16 days ago

IPL SRL | KXIP vs CSK Evaluation Chart - Agarwal, Pooran stun CSK to seal six-wicket win for KXIP

A remarkable display of batsmanship from the Kings XI Punjab duo of Nicholas Pooran and Mayank Agarwal saw the home side script a famous six-wicket win over favourites CSK. Earlier, the Punjab bowlers did a fine job to restrict CSK to just 160 after Shane Watson went berserk upfront.
Anirudh Suresh
featurecricket24 days ago

IPL SRL | KXIP vs KKR Evaluation Chart - Prasidh Krishna’s four-fer seals the deal for Knight Riders

Both sides, with equal firepower at the top of the order, took each other head-on in the contest, with the Men in Gold putting on a total of 184 after the first innings. Despite the valiant partnership from Maxwell and Gowtham, the Punjab side were shut down incredibly by 11 runs in the end.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
newscricket6 months ago

ICC ODI Rankings | Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma end year as No.1 and No.2; Shai Hope breaks into Top 10

India’s captain Virat Kohli and vice captain Rohit Sharma maintained their place as the No.1 and 2 ODI batsman respectively while West Indies batter Shai Hope broke into the top 10. Meanwhile, Shimron Hetmyer gained 6 places and Nicholas Pooran jumped 33 places after a remarkable India tour.
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featurecricket6 months ago

With Hetmyer and Pooran, Windies have their heart in right place

It was early 2017 when Mumbai Indians raised the paddle for Nicholas Pooran. An unknown commodity found a franchise that believed in star power. A year later, Royal Challengers Bangalore snapped up Shimron Hetmyer for a bid that would make the latter a millionaire overnight.
Bastab K Parida
newscricket6 months ago

IND v WI | Not much to be disappointed with from this series, says Kieron Pollard

West Indies skipper Kieron Pollard has stated that his side does not have much to be disappointed with despite losing both the T20I and ODI series. Pollard also drew out Shimron Hetmyer, Nicholas Pooran, Shai Hope, and Sheldon Cottrell as the standout performers from the visitors’ squad.
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newscricket6 months ago

IND vs WI | India is tough team to beat but we put up a tough fight, insists Nicholas Pooran

After coming close to win the series, Nicholas Pooran has stated that India are an extremely tough competitor but Windies are proud of their performances in the series. The Kings XI Punjab wicket-keeper has also added that they could have won both the ODI and T20I series but missed out on it.
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newscricket6 months ago

IND vs WI | West Indies derive their power from middle-order, says Joy Bhattacharjya

Cricket analyst Joy Bhattacharjya said that West Indies cricket team tend to do well when their middle-order is firing all cylinders and thus they need to solve the opening problem. In the final ODI versus India, Pollard and Pooran showed the kind of strength the Windies middle-order possesses.
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featurecricket6 months ago

Cuttack catastrophe cries for Windies to look beyond Evin 'big-hitter' Lewis

For years, Evin Lewis the ODI batsman has been associated with “that” knock he played against England. He is, by no means, a ‘one innings wonder’, but the truth is that his performances in the format have been underwhelming and unimpressive; not worthy enough of a place in the team.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket6 months ago

Twitter reacts as Virat Kohli gives standing ovation to Shardul Thakur blasting his way to victory

What an entertaining series decider it was! The chase looked difficult for India after losing Virat Kohli's wicket but Shardul Thakur's fireworks at the Barabati Stadium in Cuttack took India over the line. Indian fans on Twitter went mental and showered praise on 'the batsman' Shardul Thakur.
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