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IPL 2021 | Mumbai Indians are lucky to have Suryakumar Yadav, states Saba Karim

Saba Karim believes that Mumbai Indians lucky to have Suryakumar Yadav in their ranks, as he can anchor the innings without compromising the scoring rate. Suryakumar has been an integral part of the franchise since 2018, and the consistent run since has earned him a spot in the national T20I side.
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newscricket2 days ago

IPL 2021 | Aspire to play Tests, but don't mind being a T20 nomad either, states Liam Livingstone

Liam Livingstone says that he enjoys red-ball cricket, but doesn’t mind being a T20 nomad either. The dasher is expected to shoulder the batting responsibility for Rajasthan Royals alongside skipper Sanju Samson, in the absence of Ben Stokes and Jos Buttler, in IPL 2021 second leg.
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newscricket3 days ago

IPL 2021 | Delhi Capitals' performance in the first half doesn’t matter, we need to restart, states Ricky Ponting

Delhi Capitals head coach Ricky Ponting feels that the team's performance in the first leg of the IPL doesn’t matter once the tournament resumes on Sunday, September 19. The Capitals currently occupy the top position in the points table, with six wins from their first eight games.
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newscricket3 days ago

IPL 2021 | Looking forward to learn from Anil Kumble at the IPL, says Adil Rashid

England leg-spinner Adil Rashid, who was recently roped in by Punjab Kings as Jhye Richardson’s replacement, is keen on acquiring leg-spin bowling lessons from the team head-coach Anil Kumble. He also believed that playing the tournament in the UAE will benefit him ahead of the T20 World Cup.
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newscricket3 days ago

IPL 2021 | I can say that the old Yuzi is back, says a 'pumped up' Yuzvendra Chahal ahead of IPL

Yuzvendra Chahal has said that he was happy with the way he's been bowling at the training sessions for the Royal Challengers Bangalore ahead of the second leg of the IPL in the UAE. Chahal, India's leading wicket-taker in T20I cricket (63), was recently overlooked for the T20 World Cup 2021.
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newscricket4 days ago

IPL 2021 | Crowds to be back in reduced capacity in IPL UAE leg

The IPL 2021, the first half of which was played behind closed doors in India, before being postponed due to the covid-19 outbreak, is set to welcome crowds in a reduced capacity in its second leg in the UAE. The tournament resumed on September 19, with Mumbai Indians taking on Chennai Super Kings.
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newscricket4 days ago

IPL 2021 | Shreyas Iyer’s return will be the biggest plus for Delhi Capitals, states Mohammad Kaif

Mohammad Kaif is of the belief that Shreyas Iyer’s return to the Delhi Capitals will be the biggest positive for the team ahead of the second leg of the IPL 2021, beginning September 19. Iyer had missed the first leg of the tournament, after having sustained a shoulder injury earlier this year.
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newscricket5 days ago

Shakib Al Hasan overlooks Chris Gayle and AB de Villiers in his all-time IPL XI, names MS Dhoni as captain

Shakib Al Hasan has named MS Dhoni as the captain of his all-time IPL XI, which didn’t have room for either Chris Gayle and AB de Villiers. Notably, the star Bangladesh all-rounder went with just three overseas players - David Warner, Ben Stokes and Lasith Malinga - in a star-studded line-up.
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newscricket5 days ago

Reports | Auction for New IPL team likely to take place on October 17

According to reports, the auction for two new IPL teams is likely to take place on October 17, two days after the IPL 2021 final in Dubai. It has been understood that the BCCI has informed its potential buyers regarding the auction date and the venue is likely to be either of Dubai or Muscat.
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newscricket5 days ago

IPL 2021 | KKR camp was paralysed by fear after covid outbreak in IPL first half, admits Brendon McCullum

Kolkata Knight Riders head coach Brendon McCullum has admitted that the team was paralysed by fear when spinner Varun Chakravarthy and seamer Sandeep Warrier had tested covid positive during the first half of IPL 2021 in April-May, following which, the tournament was eventually postponed.
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