Powerplay batting of KXIP has been a massive problem, says Ashwin

They have been their team’s premier performers but KL Rahul and Chris Gayle’s batting in the Powerplay overs had been one of the ‘massive problems’, KXIP captain Ravichandran Ashwin said after team’s ouster from IPL. Continue Reading

Rahul’s unbeaten fifty guides Kings XI to win against Sunrisers

K L Rahul and Mayank Agarwal struck fluent half-centuries to guide Kings XI Punjab to a six-wicket win over Sunrisers Hyderabad in a nail-bitting Indian Premier League match here Monday. Continue Reading

We want to give Rahul, Rishabh game time: Kohli

India captain Virat Kohli wasn’t perturbed by his team’s shoddy batting performance in the first T20 International as he is looking to give more chances to youngsters KL Rahul and Rishabh Pant looking ahead at the World Cup in England. Continue Reading

India to play first ODI against Aussies tomorrow

Rahul was unlikely to get a go owing to both his poor form and the presence of a well-settled opening pair in Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan. The bigger question though is regarding Pandya’s absence, for the all-rounder provides crucial balance to the ODI side with his ability to bowl 10 overs as well as bat in the middle order. Continue Reading