newscricket1 month ago

Kolkata Knight Riders squad for IPL 2023

Having traded for two expensive international players in the form of Shardul Thakur (10.75 cr) and Lockie Feguson (10 cr), Kolkata Knight Riders are left with a purse of 7.05 crore for the 2023 IPL auction. But with Venky Mysore at the helm, expect them to do some unexpected business on Dec 23.
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newscricket5 months ago

Duleep Trophy 2022 | Venkatesh Iyer suffers blow to neck in wild incident with Chintan Gaja

Venkatesh Iyer was at the receiving end of an unfortunate incident in the Duleep Trophy on Friday after being struck on the neck by a throw from Chintan Gaja. The batter simply defended a regular ball only for Gaja to randomly fling it at him unprovoked, causing the former to leave in an ambulance.
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newscricket8 months ago

IPL 2022 | Hardik Pandya is a superstar of the game, says Venkatesh Iyer

Hardik Pandya has been brilliant in IPL 2022 both as a player as well as a captain which has helped him receive praise from fans and cricketers alike. Venkatesh Iyer who plays for KKR in the IPL praised Hardik Pandya and said that he wishes to learn from the all-rounder and wants to do well.
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featurecricket8 months ago

A golden opportunity wasted, ft. Venkatesh Iyer

In IPL 2022’s second half, Venkatesh Iyer approached batting for KKR as if he was an explorer trying to uncover hidden lands. But this year, when there is a chance to elevate his own game for a place in the India squad for the next T20 World Cup, he completely failed to live up to the expectations.
Ritam Chatterjee
newscricket9 months ago

IPL 2022, LSG vs KKR | Internet reacts as Quinton de Kock takes a one-handed stunner

Wicketkeepers have a tough task to execute behind the wickets but when they grab sharp catches it is a treat to the eyes of cricket fans. One of the leading keepers in the world, Quinton de Kock mesmerised the spectators by taking a one-handed stunner diving to his right against Kolkata.
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newscricket9 months ago

IPL 2022 | Coming back and opening the innings was good, reveals Venkatesh Iyer

Kolkata Knight Riders opening batter Venkatesh Iyer was brought back to the playing XI and he opened the innings against Mumbai Indians. The left-handed batter made a statement as he gave his side a brilliant start which helped them in the first phase of the game against the Mumbai Indians.
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newscricket9 months ago

IPL 2022, MI vs KKR | Twitter reacts as ‘out-of-form’ Venkatesh Iyer gives KKR blistering start

Venkatesh Iyer had been out of form since the beginning of IPL 2022, but he was at his fluent best against Mumbai Indians at Dr DY Patil Sports Academy. Venkatesh, who was being sidelined for a few matches, scored 43 off 24 balls, with four brilliant sixes, to take KKR to 64 at the end of Powerplay.
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newscricket9 months ago

IPL 2022 | Venkatesh Iyer might be going through a second season syndrome, says Sunil Gavaskar

Sunil Gavaskar has said that Kolkata Knight Riders all-rounder Venkatesh Iyer might be going through a second season syndrome after he was dropped in the recent game against Rajasthan Royals. Venkatesh has managed to score only 132 runs from nine matches at a poor average of 16.50 for KKR.
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newscricket9 months ago

IPL 2022| Don't set bad precedents for Indian cricket, says Ajay Jadeja after KKR drops Venkatesh Iyer

Kolkata Knight Riders won their fourth match of IPL 2022 against Rajasthan Royals at the Wankhede stadium in Mumbai to keep their playoff hopes alive. Former Indian cricketer Ajay Jadeja was not pleased with the management's decision to drop Venkatesh Iyer and slammed the management for it.
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featurecricket9 months ago

Kolkata Knight Riders: Losing their way after a good start

Kolkata Knight Riders had made a good start to IPL 2022 winning three out of their first four games and looking like strong title contenders. However, the tables have turned for KKR as they lost five games in a row sitting at eighth position in the points table, and have a lot of issues to tackle.
Nishad Bapat