newscricket9 months ago

IPL 2022, DC vs SRH | Twitter reacts as Rishabh Pant gets clean bowled after smashing hat-trick of sixes

Indian Premier League has witnessed some humongous sixes over the years but it’s strange when a batter gets out after hitting a hat-trick of sixes in an over. Rishabh Pant smashed three majestic sixes in a row against Sunrisers Hyderabad but was eventually clean bowled on the next delivery.
SportsCafe Desk
reportcricket2 years ago

Vijay Hazare Trophy | Mumbai ride on Prithvi Shaw wave yet again to reach Grand Finale

When Mumbai take on Karnataka, it is always supposed to be a nail-biter but as it turned out, it was a one-sided affair, with Prithvi Shaw’s 165 taking Mumbai to 322. In reply, Devdutt Padikkal did make the right noise, with a 64, but with no other real support, it was Mumbai who entered the final.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
featurecricket2 years ago

IPL 2020 Review | Rajasthan Royals - A season of over-promised inadequate dynamism coming to nuts

In the 2020 edition of the IPL, Rajasthan Royals were a fun side to watch - a great mix of characters that talks up the very nature of the format. However, results have always been the bottomline in any tournament and that tells us that the Royals ended as the wooden spooners.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket2 years ago

Which triumphed this IPL, expectations or reality

After weeks and months of anticipation - IPL was finally and finally on, where we could see all our hopes lived up to its expectations or wait for reality to slap it on our face. Several expectations later, the reality is contrasting and this IPL is the biggest example of that, so see it yourself!
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
featurecricket2 years ago

IPL 2020 | Flop XI from the group stages ft. Misfiring Maxi, ‘scooter’ Jadhav and skipper Dhoni

A wise man once said that the first round of no IPL season can be rendered complete without there being a certified ‘Flop XI’ so yes, here we are. We thought and thought, and after 46 days and 56 games, we finally zeroed in on the XI filled with usual suspects and a few catapulting debutants.
Anirudh Suresh
newscricket2 years ago

IPL 2020 | RR spinners were ‘allowed’ to bowl economically by intentless Dhoni and Jadeja, claims Sanjay Manjrekar

Renowned expert Sanjay Manjrekar reckoned that Shreyas Gopal and Rahul Tewatia, who combinedly finished with figures of 2/32 off their 8 overs, were allowed to slip in their overs cheaply by Dhoni and Jadeja. In a flabbergasting middle-over phase, CSK scored a meagre 46 runs in nine overs.
SportsCafe Desk
newscricket2 years ago

Twitter reacts to Shreyas Gopal ‘running’ between Tushar Deshpande and another wicket

Tushar Deshpande landed the ball in the right place and pace to take a top-edge from Rahul Tewatia but before he could complete the catch off his own bowling, there was a ‘running’ Shreyas Gopal who prevented the catch. In the end, all was well as Delhi came away with a crucial victory.
SportsCafe Desk
cricket2 years ago

Three bets that you should place in the RR vs RCB encounter

With two wins each in the IPL 2020, both RCB and RR have had a great start and they will look to go one up on the other as they clash on October 3 in Abu Dhabi. While Virat Kohli's men narrowly won the last game, RR had a reality check as they finally lost their first game of the season.
Betdaily
featurecricket2 years ago

IPL 2020 | Chennai Super Kings vs Rajasthan Royals - Statistical Preview

A mighty CSK, who already had a clinical finish in the opening match, will take on RR who suffered a huge blow as Jos Buttler will not be available for their opening match. While CSK will want Faf du Plessis to continue his form from the match, RR will hope Robin Uthappa shines in his first game.
SportsCafe Desk
featurecricket2 years ago

IPL 2020 | Rajasthan Royals - Preview, Power Rankings and Predictions

After kindling so much hope from the fan-base in the very first season, Rajasthan Royals have pretty much just walked the distance without the talk. One of their mainstays, Ajinkya Rahane, too, has switched allegiance, putting immense pressure on the foreign recruits to carry the team.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam