IPL 2019: Injury rules out Bravo for two weeks, big loss for CSK

“I can confirm it’s a grade-1 hamstring strain and he is going to be out for two weeks. It is a big loss. Obviously, (he) offers so much balance to the team and his quality as a player… So, it is going to cause a little bit of rejigging of the team, but I am sure we will still be able to put together a very strong team,” CSK coach Hussey said. Continue Reading

IPL 2019: Rahul’s poor form must worry Ashwin

There will a mouth-watering contest between bat and ball when mighty Mumbai Indians will take on mercurial Kings XI Punjab tomorrow at Mohali. With a win against Royal Challengers Bangalore last night, Mumbai is back to winning ways after losing their opener against Delhi Capitals. With a strong show thanks to their batters and wonderful death bowling by Malinga and Bumrah, the momentum is obviously with Rohit & boys. Continue Reading

‘Sport’ive spirit

Ashwin won brickbats from cricketers and commentators after running out Buttler when the Rajasthan Royals batsman was backing up at the non-striker’s end, instead of completing his delivery. Continue Reading

IPL: Ashwin takes blame for no-ball incident in KKR match

“Thanks to that guy who was outside the ring. It’s the new guy, forgot his name. Thank you. When I get bowled, I thought I had missed out but I saw the guys in dug out signalling no-ball and I was like, please God, let it be a no-ball. I did not let it go and capitalised on it,” Continue Reading