newscricket5 months ago

Previous World T20 seemed like Kieron Pollard's friends came to party together, bluntly claims Aakash Chopra

Aakash Chopra has criticised West Indies cricket for their incompetent structure, stating no players from across the islands wanted to represent the country anymore. He went on to highlight the absence of Andre Russell and Sunil Narine from the World Cup squad, expressing doubt over the chances.
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newscricket6 months ago

Did not believe I would actually get paid that much after IPL auction, recalls Sunil Narine

Sunil Narine has revealed a story about his first IPL auction, stating he was unable to digest the sum he had been bought for and wasn't sure whether he would actually be paid the amount. He went on to describe the impact of the price tag on his mentality and the role of his dad in his career.
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newscricket6 months ago

Gautam Gambhir had asked me to open first at KKR, reveals Sunil Narine

Sunil Narine has revealed an essential secret regarding his fearless batting approach saying it was Gautam Gambhir – his former KKR skipper – who first let him open the innings. Under Gambhir, Narine first batted at the top in IPL 2017 and since then, he has opened for many franchises in the world.
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featurecricket8 months ago

KKR’s Report Card for IPL 2022: Consistently inconsistent, and many more

Led by Shreyas Iyer, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) lacked consistency, control and predictability in IPL 2022 and because of that, they were punished in the tournament more often than not. With six wins and eight losses this year, the Purple and Gold brigade finished seventh on the points table.
Ritam Chatterjee
featurecricket9 months ago

IPL 2022 | Road of qualification to playoffs for Kolkata Knight Riders

Kolkata Knight Riders are two-time winners of the Indian Premier League lifting the silverware in 2012 and 2014. The two-time champions are currently placed ninth in points table of IPL 2022 with four wins from 11 matches and will look forward to qualifying for playoffs to secure their third trophy.
Nishad Bapat
newscricket9 months ago

IPL 2022 | We need to bowl well in the powerplay and death overs, says Shreyas Iyer

Kolkata Knight Riders captain Shreyas Iyer has said that they need to bowl well in power play and death overs after KKR’s defeat against Lucknow Super Giants by 75 runs. He further added that they are not able to capitalize on the small things and they need to make a comeback in remaining fixtures.
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featurecricket9 months ago

‘Mysterious’ Sunil Narine to remain a mystery forever

Even in 2022, Sunil Narine’s variations with his fingers are yet to be picked by the batters more often than not. The proof is there in the numbers, as the Kolkata Knight Riders’ off-spinner still is the most economical (5.25) bowler in the ongoing IPL among them who have bowled at least five overs.
Ritam Chatterjee
featurecricket10 months ago

IPL 2022 | Kolkata Knight Riders vs Gujarat Titans - Preview, head to head, where to watch, and betting tips

In-form Gujarat Titans (GT) will go up against depleted Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) on Saturday (April 23) in Match 35 of IPL 2022. While the GT beat Chennai Super Kings (CSK) by three wickets in their last game, the KKR lost to Rajasthan Royals (RR) by seven runs before heading to this contest.
Ritam Chatterjee
newscricket10 months ago

IPL 2022 | Always found it to tough to bowl to Virender Sehwag, reveals Sunil Narine

Sunil Narine is one of the finest spinners in the Indian Premier League and has been playing for the Kolkata Knight Riders since 2012. The spinner revealed in a conversation that he found it toughest to bowl to batting great Virender Sehwag who was always known for his exploits against spinners.
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newscricket10 months ago

IPL 2022, KKR vs RR | Twitter reacts to Pat Cummins, Shivam Mavi's brilliance on field to dismiss Riyan Parag

The Indian Premier League's most amazing moments are the ones that involve brilliance in the fielding department, the game between Rajasthan Royals and Kolkata Knight Riders witnessed just that. KKR fielders Pat Cummins and Shivam Mavi's effort near the boundary rope helped them dismiss Riyan Parag.
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