Rishabh is the future; we need to give him enough space, says Kohli

The 21-year-old, expected to fill Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s shoes in future, was widely criticised for his shot selection in the first two games but came up trumps in third T20 International with a cracking 65 not out off 42 balls, in the able company of his skipper. Continue Reading

Tamil Nadu Premier League: Murali Vijay stars in Trichy’s first win

Opener Murali Vijay (101) struck a ton as Ruby Trichy Warriors finally opened their account in the Sankar Cement Tamil Nadu Premier League Season 4, Dindigul. Trichy beat Tuti Patriots by 17 runs at the NPR College Ground in Dindigul Tuesday. Continue Reading

Despite losses, KKR still have a healthy dressing room: Brathwaite

Kolkata Knight Riders may look like a divided house with the team practising without skipper Dinesh Karthik on the eve of their IPL match against Rajasthan Royals, but West Indian all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite Wednesday said they still have a healthy dressing room. Continue Reading

‘Cool’ buddy

Dhoni has earned a name for himself as ‘Captain Cool’ over the years. Even during toughest of times, he maintained his composure. Surprisingly, Thursday night, when CSK played Rajasthan Royals, Dhoni lost his cool and stormed into the field to show his frustration towards an umpiring decision. Continue Reading

Why so many catches dropped in this year’s IPL so far?

With the first half of the IPL 2019 almost coming to an end, over a dozen catches have been dropped. This has raised the question if fielding standard has come down in the current IPL. Why are so many catches being dropped? Continue Reading

IPL 2019: CSK spins its way to victory, defeats Punjab by 22 runs

On a double-paced wicket where the ball was spinning at M A Chidambaram Stadium here, the Chennai Super Kings proved they are the masters. Continue Reading

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: Fleming all praise for Pandya’s all-round performance

Pandya hit three sixes and one four in his unbeaten blitzkrieg and later picked up three wickets for 20 runs, including that of rival team skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, to help Mumbai Indians halt Chennai Super Kings at 133 for 8 and hand them their first defeat of the season. Continue Reading

IPL 2019: Kohli desperate for win against Kolkata Knight Riders

Kohli and his boys started the campaign in this edition of IPL with a miserable defeat against Chennai Super Kings in Chennai. They lost their matches against Sunrisers Hyderabad, Mumbai Indians and Rajasthan Royals. Continue Reading