newscricket8 months ago

IPL 2022 | Dinesh Karthik evolved as a finisher and will perform well for India too, says Siddharth Kaul

RCB pacer Siddharth Kaul has stated that Dinesh Karthik evolved in his role as a finisher for the team in IPL 2022 and will do well for India in the upcoming T20I series as well. Karthik smashed 330 runs in 16 matches at a massive strike rate of over 180 and played a vital role in team’s journey.
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newscricket1 year ago

SRH vs RR | Really grateful for the opportunity from Sunrisers Hyderabad, says Jason Roy after his match-winning blitz

Jason Roy, replacing David Warner in the Sunrisers Hyderabad XI for his first IPL game since 2018, scored a quickfire 60 against the Rajasthan Royals to set up his side’s seven-wicket win. The England opener was extremely happy with his contribution, and thanked his franchise for the opportunity.
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newscricket2 years ago

Twitter reacts to Sid Kaul's hilarious misjudged drop catch leaving on-field umpire perplexed

There's no dearth of talents in cricketers and today Sid Kaul showed that he can have an alternate career in stand-up comedy as such was his comical misjudgment of a catch. Not only did he drop a catch but he even left the umpire confused, as the official had no clue whether it was a four or six.
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cricket2 years ago

Learnings from Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy’s quarter-final clashes ft Motera Stadium

After battling it across five venues, eight teams arrived in Ahmedabad to inaugurate the New Motera Stadium and they battled, there were plenty of sights on offer - good swing bowling, crazy power-hitting and incredible run-chases on the very last delivery of the game.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
featurecricket2 years ago

IPL 2021 Retentions | Talking Points from SRH’s retentions and releases ft. curious case of Sid Kaul, Fabian Allen's sudden drop in stocks

With Tom Moody back at the helm of the affairs, there is a clear Moody touch to the way Sunrisers Hyderabad have approached their retention and releases this year. They have cut the unwanted wood from the roster, but will that help? We’ll soon know.
Bastab K Parida
featurecricket2 years ago

Chuck, Marry and Frill | Who SRH should let go and retain ahead of IPL 2021

Sunrisers Hyderabad had a very unpredictable 2020 IPL. When they won only three games after nine games, and their batting and bowling imbalances were laid bare, not many gave them a chance to make it to the final four - yet they ended up reaching the play-offs with some stellar performances.
Harshit Anand
featurecricket3 years ago

My U-19 Memories | Winning Under-19 World Cup meant everything, reminisces Siddarth Kaul

Over a decade ago, precisely in 2008, one of the brightest batches - the batch of Virat Kohli -  graced the U19 World Cup and now their presence in international cricket has made the game even better. U-19 WC winner Siddarth Kaul, speaking exclusively to SportsCafe, takes us down the memory lane.
Sritama Panda
newscricket3 years ago

Ranji Trophy 2019-20 | Elite Group A - Bowlers run riot in Patiala; Wasim Jaffer hits 12k

Bowlers ran riot on day one in Patiala — picking up all of 24 wickets on day one — in the clash between Punjab and Andhra in the eighth round matches. Meanwhile, veteran Wasim Jaffer crossed the 12,000 run milestone in his first-class career in Vidarbha’s clash against Kerala at Nagpur.
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featurecricket3 years ago

My U-19 Memories | “Whatmore’s visualisation programme brought tears to my eyes” - Ajitesh Argal goes down memory lane

Cricket is a great leveller. It can build you up and break you down. It can make you a star overnight and can put you off the pedestal like you never belonged. At times, cricket is a story of a path less travelled, yet much-talked-about, much-hyped on the way to stardom.
Bastab K Parida
newscricket3 years ago

Ranji Trophy 2019-20 | Elite Group A - Bengal crush Hyderabad by an innings and 303 runs

Bengal clinched only their 2nd win of the season with a crushing innings-and-303-run victory over Hyderabad in their 6th round clash on home soil. The other two matches in the group — Delhi vs Vidarbha and Gujarat vs Punjab — hangs in the balance as any team can still clinch a result on Day 4.
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