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newscricket4 days ago

Life hasn’t changed at all since IPL big bucks, admits Pat Cummins

Pat Cummins, who was bought by Kolkata Knight Riders for 15.5 crores ahead of IPL 2020, has revealed that his life hasn’t changed since the auctions in December. The right-arm pacer, who is No.1 ranked in Tests, is currently the highest-paid foreign player in the history of the marquee T20 league.
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newscricket6 days ago

John Buchanan wanted to remove Sourav Ganguly from KKR captaincy, reveals Aakash Chopra

Aakash Chopra, who featured for the Knight Riders in ‘08 and ‘09 season, has claimed that the franchise’s former coach John Buchanan was admittedly keen on removing Sourav Ganguly as captain. Buchanan was sacked as KKR’s head coach post the 2009 season after two dismal campaigns.
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newscricket7 days ago

Would pick Dhoni over Gambhir as best captain but both are good, reckons Piyush Chawla

Having played under both, the captaincy of MS Dhoni and Gautam Gambhir, Piyush Chawla has reckoned that he would pick Dhoni over Gambhir as the best captain before complimenting both the skippers. He contrasted their playing style, admitting that both of them leave it to up to the bowlers.
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newscricket9 days ago

Verbal spat between Kohli and Gambhir was just in heat of the moment, recalls Rajat Bhatia

Rajat Bhatia has recalled the infamous heated incident between RCB and KKR skippers, Virat Kohli and Gautam Gambhir, in the 2013 edition of the IPL and defended the act as just a part of the game.  The former Kolkata Knight Riders batsman played a total of 95 matches in his IPL career. 
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newscricket10 days ago

Why should BCCI stop me from playing in other leagues, rages Pravin Tambe

Pravin Tambe, who was banned from playing in the IPL by the BCCI earlier this year, has lashed out at the board and has claimed that the board must allow him to at least partake in overseas T20 leagues. Last week, the 48-year-old leggie was picked by Trinbago Knight Riders in the CPL draft.
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newscricket11 days ago

Luck matters when you are bowling to Andre Russell, admits Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Bhuvneshwar Kumar has revealed that alongside the dimensions of the ground, bowler's luck plays a big role when it comes to bowling to someone like Andre Russell. The pacer has also recalled Russell’s carnage against his side, where the all-rounder scored 52-odd runs in three overs.
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newscricket13 days ago

Looking forward to my stint with Trinbago Knight Riders, reveals Pravin Tambe

Pravin Tambe has stated that he has been picked by Trinbago Knight Riders in the Caribbean Premier League draft and now waiting for BCCI’s nod to play in the league. Although he is yet to officially sign a contract, Tambe has been keeping himself ready for the mega tournament in the Windies.
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newscricket14 days ago

Shakib Al Hasan picks Gautam Gambhir as captain in favourite IPL XI

Shakib Al Hasan, in conversation with Harsha Bhogle earlier this week, picked an IPL XI of the players he has played with and decided to name former KKR skipper Gautam Gambhir as the captain of his side. Shakib’s side also had interesting choices in the form of Umesh Yadav and Lakshmipathy Balaji.
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newscricket18 days ago

Mitchell Starc turns to video footage to claim $1.53 million insurance payout for IPL 2018

Mitchell Starc, who missed the entirety of the 2018 season of the Indian Premier League owing to injury, is said to have submitted video evidence in his tussle with the insurers to claim a $1.53 million payout for missing the IPL. A trial for the same has now been rescheduled for August 12.
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newscricket24 days ago

Hardik Pandya hilariously sledged me in a game against Baroda, recalls Shubman Gill

Shubman Gill has revealed an instance of him being sledged by Hardik in a Vijay Hazare Trophy match against Baroda, where the Indian all-rounder sledged him by saying, 'this is not a U-19 match'. Gill has further said that he still doesn’t know why Pandya tried to get under his skin.
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