IPL 2021 | We will dissect what happened in last four overs, says KKR captain Morgan

Kolkata Knight Riders almost committed harakiri in what seemed like an easy run chase against Delhi Capitals in the IPL Qualifier two on Wednesday and captain Eoin Morgan said a proper postmortem of the last four overs will be done later. Chasing 136 to win, KKR were cruising at 123 for 1 in 15.5 overs … Read more

If you think too much while batting then you mess your plans, says Dhoni

Mahendra Singh Dhoni walks the talk when he speaks about having an uncluttered mind while doing the finishing job for Chennai Super Kings, something he did with elan on Sunday against Delhi Capitals to take his team to the record ninth IPL final. Dhoni scored 18 off six balls to ensure CSK’s smooth passage into … Read more

IPL 2021 | This knock was much needed for me, my team, says Rajasthan’s Shivam Dube

Dube also lavished praise on his Mumbai team-mate and supremely-talented Jaiswal. Rajasthan Royals all-rounder Shivam Dube, who hit a match-winning unbeaten 64 against Chennai Super Kings in his first match of IPL’s U.A.E. leg, said that this knock was “much needed” not only for him but also for his team. “Obviously, this knock was much … Read more

IPL 2021 | RCB eye playoffs berth against Punjab Kings

Royal Challengers Bangalore will look to inch closer to securing a playoff berth when they clash with Punjab Kings in their Indian Premier League match here on Sunday. Eyeing their first IPL title triumph, RCB are currently placed third in the pecking order with seven wins and four defeats for a total of 14 points. … Read more

IPL 2021 | Punjab Kings deserved to win because they seized key moments, says KKR coach McCullum

McCullum also admitted that without Andre Russell, it was difficult to balance the side Kolkata Knight Riders head coach Brendon McCullum conceded that Punjab Kings deserved to win against his side as the KL Rahul-led outfit “seized the key moments” during their IPL game. Punjab Kings boosted their chances of making IPL play-offs with a … Read more

IPL 2021 | Middle-order hasn’t fired, that is putting a lot of pressure on MI, says Zaheer

The former left-arm India speedster also had words of praise for RCB’s Harshal Patel. Mumbai Indians’ director of cricket operations, Zaheer Khan feels the failure of the team’s middle-order in its last three IPL matches has put a lot of pressure on the defending champions. On Sunday, MI lost to Royal Challengers Bangalore. “I think … Read more

IPL 2021 | Did not play good enough cricket, our batsmen made lots of mistakes, says SRH coach Trevor Bayliss

Bayliss has no qualms in admitting that his team did not play “good enough” cricket Beleaguered Sunrisers Hyderabad coach Trevor Bayliss feels his entire batting line-up has failed to deliver in what is turning out to be a horror run for the team in the ongoing IPL season. Not surprisingly, the southerners are struggling at … Read more

IPL 2021 | Our players have understood their roles and responsibilities: Dhoni on CSK’s turnaround

Players’ hard work and understanding their roles and responsibilities has led to the remarkable turnaround for CSK, feels captain Dhoni Chennai Super Kings skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Friday attributed his team’s remarkable turnaround this IPL season to the players’ hard work and understanding their roles and responsibilities. Three-time winners CSK endured their worst outing … Read more

IPL 2021 | CSK batters are lot more aggressive than they were last time, says Simons

CSK’s bowling consultant also said that the Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led outfit had learnt their lesson after a horrendous show in the 2020 edition Chennai Super Kings batsmen plan to bat more aggressively on the slowish U.A.E. tracks compared to last time and that’s what they have been doing during the first two games, said bowling … Read more

IPL 2021 | Natarajan’s positive COVID-19 test did not impact game, says SRH coach Bayliss

“I don’t think that would have affected the result of the match. They played way too well for us tonight. It was a little bit of an upset,” Bayliss said Sunrisers Hyderabad head coach Trevor Bayliss has asserted that their pacer T. Natarajan’s positive COVID-19 result did not impact their performance against Delhi Capitals on … Read more