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newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2021 | Expect RCB to bounce back and put up a good showing versus KKR, states Simon Katich

Royal Challengers Bangalore head coach Simon Katich admitted that his side were outclassed in all aspects by Punjab Kings, but asserted that the Reds will bounce back in their next fixture vs KKR on Monday. Katich expressed that, on a used strip, Punjab’s 180 turned out to be an above-par score.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2021 | Kyle Jamieson brings a skill-set that not many have, opines Simon Katich 

RCB head coach Simon Katich has opined that lanky Kiwi paceman Kyle Jamieson brings a unique skill-set that not many players possess. He also added that Glenn Maxwell is a multi-purpose player and was doing great in the BBL besides applauding Yuzvendra Chahal for being a smart and skillful bowler.
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featurecricket5 months ago

IPL Retention 2021 | Talking points from RCB’s releases and retentions ft. Morris, Philippe and middle-order

Kohli and RCB threw a pleasant surprise last season by showcasing consistency in selection but welp, the Reds are back to their old ways again having released a ludicrous 10 players ahead of the mini-auction. Is it good? Bad? What could be the reason? We try to make sense of it here.
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newscricket8 months ago

IPL 2020 | RCB’s batting ran out of steam towards the tournament’s back end, rues Simon Katich

RCB head coach Simon Katich reckoned that his side ran out of steam with the bat after the 10th game and rued the RCB batters not putting up a decent total versus the Sunrisers on Friday. Katich further defended the ‘chop and change’ methodology and insisted that the changes made were forced.
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newscricket8 months ago

IPL 2020 | AB de Villiers is a freak, greatest of all-time, claims Simon Katich

RCB have been on a roll in IPL 2020 and they continued their good run with win over RR headlined by AB de Villiers, whom RCB head coach Simon Katich termed a freak and also the greatest of all-time. AB de Villiers powered RCB to a victory from the jaws of defeat with his 22-ball-55 on Saturday.
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newscricket9 months ago

IPL 2020 | Devdutt Padikkal is batting with maturity beyond his years, claims Simon Katich

Devdutt Padikkal, one of the most impressive batsmen in IPL 2020, has been hailed by Simon Katich as he feels Padikkal is batting with far more maturity than his age. RCB are having a brilliant run in IPL this year as they have registered three victories after four games in the ongoing edition.
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newscricket9 months ago

IPL 2020 | Kohli's captaincy stood out, especially his use of the bowlers, claims Simon Katich  

RCB head coach Simon Katich was all praises for skipper Virat Kohli for the way he used his bowlers in the game, which RCB won narrowly in the super over versus MI. The former Aussie Test opener also applauded the likes of Washington Sudar, Isuru Udana and Pawan Negi for their displays. 
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newscricket9 months ago

IPL 2020 | Big thing for us to bring that energy in the field, insists Simon Katich

RCB head coach Simon Katich has insisted that the most important thing for the team is to bring back the intensity level of their fielding after they were 10 minutes behind the over-rate in the game against KXIP. He added that the team as a group has learnt a lot from their 97-run loss against KXIP.
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featurecricket9 months ago

IPL 2020 | Why Your Team Sucks - Royal Challengers Bangalore

Hold on, wait a minute! Shouldn’t the title be why your team suck without there being 2020 next to it, cause this franchise really really sucks! In case you need an introduction, they are the Royally Challenged Bangalore side, oh sorry, Royal Challengers Bangalore, who aim to break trophy drought.
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newscricket9 months ago

IPL 2020 | Yuzvendra Chahal could be match-winner for RCB in UAE, proclaims Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar has proclaimed that leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal could be the key difference and a match-winner for RCB this season in slow and dry conditions in the UAE. In the presence of a new coach Simon Katich, Gavaskar has predicted that this year could change RCB’s trophy-laden fortune.
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