newscricket3 months ago

Virender Sehwag blames foreign batsmen for IPL exit

Virender Sehwag had voiced his disappointment at the foreign contingent of Kings XI Punjab stating that the players did not take responsibility after the team lost early wickets against Pune. The former Indian opener criticized the Indian players as well for failing to deliver when it mattered.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2017 | Match 55 Preview: Rising Pune Supergiant vs Kings XI Punjab

Kings XI Punjab and Rising Pune Supergiant face-off in a virtual knockout match at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune this evening. RPS are looking to qualify to the play-offs for the very first time, whereas KXIP are looking to qualify for the first time since 2014.
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featurecricket4 months ago

IPL 2017 | Kings XI Punjab vs Sunrisers Hyderabad - Player Ratings

Shikhar Dhawan (77) and Kane Williamson (54) were the real stars of the show as Sunrisers Hyderabad destroyed the Kings XI Punjab in their own back yard. With the ball, it was Rashid Khan’s phenomenal display that stopped Punjab’s acceleration before it could even get started.
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newscricket4 months ago

Twitter picks on Sir Ishant Sharma as KXIP concede 200 runs for the 10th time in IPL

The top 3 batsmen in SRH all scored half-centuries as they put up a stiff target of 207 in the first match held at Mohali this season. Losing 3 early wickets did not help Punjab, and the target simply went out of reach, despite brief resistance from Morgan, and Marsh's brilliant 84-run knock.
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reportcricket4 months ago

IPL 2017 | Superlative top order gives SRH 26-run victory over KXIP

Punjab simply had no answer to the might of SRH’s top 3, as all of them plundered rapid half-centuries to help the defending champions set the home side a target of 208. Shaun Marsh led the Punjab charge with a brilliant 50-ball 84 but it proved to be vain as KXIP fell 26 runs short of the target.
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newscricket5 months ago

Twitter reacts to Jadeja's brilliant all-round performance and the last wicket drama

Jadeja and Saha started off the day with a solid partnership which helped India put up a lead of 32. On the other hand, the Australians didn't have a start that they would've expected as Renshaw, Warner and Smith fell early which led to a collapse. Now 91 runs stand between India and a series win.
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newscricket5 months ago

India clearly missed a fifth bowler, says Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar has insisted that India would have been in a better position to win the Ranchi Test had they opted for a fifth bowler in the eleven. Gavaskar also praised the Australians, particularly Peter Handscomb and Shaun Marsh, for the way they managed to save the game in a difficult situation.
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reportcricket5 months ago

India vs Australia | Handscomb, Marsh lead Australia to unlikely draw

The Indian bowlers let the game slip from their hands as Shaun Marsh and Peter Handscomb outplayed them on Day 5 of the Ranchi Test to keep Australia in the fray to retain the Border-Gavaskar series. With the match ending with a draw, Australia still hold the advantage as the holders of the trophy.
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newscricket5 months ago

Watch: India finally get the review right in the Australia series

For a change, Virat Kohli was spot-on with his DRS call as Ravichandran Ashwin managed to extract an edge of Shaun Marsh's blade and Cheteshwar Pujara gobbled up the catch at forward short-leg. The successful review has put a pause to India’s travails with the review system in the series thus far.
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newscricket5 months ago

Smith regrets miscommunication with Marsh: He turned around and started walking

After Shaun Marsh was given out lbw by the umpire, Steve Smith had urged him to go for the review. However, Marsh misunderstood his orders and started walking to the dressing room. Aussie skipper Smith has regretted this communication breakdown at a crucial juncture in the game.
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