newscricketa month ago

Virender Sehwag blames foreign batsmen for IPL exit

Virender Sehwag had voiced his disappointment at the foreign contingent of Kings XI Punjab stating that the players did not take responsibility after the team lost early wickets against Pune. The former Indian opener criticized the Indian players as well for failing to deliver when it mattered.
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newscricketa month ago

IPL 2017 | Harbhajan slams Wankhede curator for batsman friendly track

Harbhajan Singh has lashed out at the curator of the Wankhede stadium saying that the bowlers have no future in the game after MI lost a high-scoring game to KXIP. In a tweet from his official Twitter handle, Harbhajan named the Wankhede curator as the man of the match for his impact on the match.
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newscricketa month ago

IPL 2017 | Kieron Pollard: We can't win every game

Mumbai Indians suffered a narrow seven-run defeat at the hands of Kings XI Punjab, who stayed in contention for a playoff spot with the win. Kieron Pollard, who took MI within touching distance of the challenging target of 231, said the defeat goes to prove that one can't always win.
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reportcricketa month ago

IPL 2017 | Punjab keep playoff dream alive with narrow win over Mumbai

KXIP handed table-toppers MI a narrow seven-run defeat at the Wankhede to keep their playoffs hopes alive. The visitors set a season high target of 231, courtesy Wriddhiman Saha's 93-run knock, and even after the heroics of Lendl Simmons and Kieron Pollard, Mumbai fell just short of the target.
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newscricket2 months ago

WATCH | Jadhav misses easy stumping chance, not once but twice

The 10th edition of IPL has been in headlines for the poor standard of fielding where sitters have been dropped on numerous occasions. The same trend continued today when Kedar Jadhav fumbled the ball and failed to stump Wriddhiman Saha twice on one ball when his compatriot was miles down the pitch.
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newscricket2 months ago

WATCH | Snicko fails to pick up clear egde in KXIP-DD match

The BCCI finally gave DRS the go-ahead in the India-England series last year after the ICC convinced them about the accuracy of the system. However, in today's game between KXIP and DD, Snicko, an important feature in DRS, failed to pick up an obvious Sam Billings edge off Sandeep Singh's bowling.
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newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2017| Preview Match 15 : Delhi Daredevils Vs. Kings XI Punjab

Having enjoyed a massive victory over Rising Pune Supergiant in their last game, the Delhi Daredevils will look to make it two in a row when they take on the Kings XI Punjab at the Feroz Shah Kotla tonight. Meanwhile, Punjab will want to get back to winning ways after KKR ended their unbeaten run.
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newscricket2 months ago

IPL 2017 | Preview Match 11 : Kolkata Knight Riders Vs. Kings XI Punjab

After losing a close game to Mumbai Indians on Sunday, Kolkata Knight Riders will look to get back to winning ways at home against Kings XI Punjab. The away side are now the only team left in the competition who have a 100% win record after Hyderabad's defeat to Mumbai last night.
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newscricket2 months ago

WATCH | Wriddhiman Saha takes absolute worldie against RCB

Wriddhiman Saha has always been an understudy to the exceptional MS Dhoni, but since the latter's retirement, Saha has shown just what he is capable of. Against RCB, the Indian keeper, ran back almost fifty meters and still had the ability to take a brilliant full-stretch diving catch.
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newscricket3 months ago

IPL 2017 | Wriddhiman Saha : Virender Sehwag’s inputs helped me grow as a player

Wriddhiman Saha is understandably high on confidence following his good performances in the India-Australia series. The wicketkeeper is now gearing up for the IPL season with Kings XI Punjab and has claimed that he is expecting to perform better thanks to the “priceless inputs” of Virender Sehwag.
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