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  • IPL-Playoffs 2018: Needed someone to bat through the chase, Rahane

    Kolkata, May 24 Stressing that they needed one of the top four batsmen to stay at the crease till the end, skipper Ajinkya Rahane said with so many wickets in hand, Rajasthan Royals should have won against the Kolkata Knight Riders in the Indian Premier League (IPL) Eliminator here. Chasing 170 for a place in the Qualifier 2, the Royals on Wednesday were 87/1 after 10 overs with Rahane and Sanju Samson

  • Five takeaways from Kolkata Knight Riders’ amazing victory over Rajasthan Royals 

    Kolkata Knight Riders showed their outstanding performance in the Eliminator match yesterday and defeated Rajasthan Royals by 25 runs. Batting first, KKR made 169 for 7 wickets and halted RR at 144. While the top order batsmen struggled to perform at Eden Gardens cricket stadium in Kolkata yesterday, skipper Dinesh Karthik and Andre Russell batted well in the end to reach a defendable total.  While Ajinkya Rahane and Sanju Sampson scored good

  • IPL 2018 Eliminator KKR vs RR: Live scores, Match updates, Commentary

    Kolkata Knight Riders is set to face Rajasthan Royals today in Eliminator match at Eden Gardens cricket stadium in Kolkata.  Both the teams had a tough chance to enter the playoffs but they won their final match of group stage to gain the entry. Both the teams have an Indian player as their captain. While Kolkata Knight Riders have Dinesh Karthik in the lead, Rajasthan Royals have Ajinkya Rahane as the skipper.

  • WATCH: Ranveer Singh enjoy the insane IPL 2018 qualifier as Chennai Super Kings reaches finals

    The Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018 is coming to an end this weekend on May 27. The first qualifier match of the IPL 2018 took place on Tuesday, May 22 when Chennai Super Kings defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad by two wickets. The Chennai team now will gear up to face the winner of the second qualifier match in the final of the tournament on 27 May. Ranveer Singh, a sports

  • IPL 2018 Eliminator: FPJ’s Dream XI for Kolkata Knight Riders and Rajasthan Royals

    The Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Rajasthan Royals will come against each other in the Eliminator. Till now, the two teams have played their best cricket and this there won’t be any room for mistakes as it will throw them out of the IPL this season.  The winner will progress in the competition and take a step ahead to the final. After struggling, stumbling, KKR finally got the momentum which they will

  • Calm Dhoni says it’s more about ‘dressing room atmosphere’

    Mumbai May 23 (PTI) Mahendra Singh Dhoni was soaking in everything with his usual calm demeanour before attributing Chennai Super Kings seventh IPL final appearance to “dressing room atmosphere”, a far cry from the awe that was best summed up by a popular teammate’s groovy tribute.Coming back after a two-year ban, two-time champions CSK last night pulled off a thrilling two-wicket win over Sunrisers Hyderabad to make the final of the cash-rich

  • Five takeaways from Chennai Super Kings’ marvelous win over Sunrisers Hyderabad

    Chennai Super Kings (CSK) defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) by 2 wickets yesterday in first qualifiers match at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. CSK defeated the SRH in a hard fought match which saw no batsman from both the teams being able to bat easily. Batting first, SRH could not bat well and was able to make only 139 runs. CSK also faced a lot of difficulties as its top order batsmen lost their

  • IPL 2018, Qualifier 1: FPJ’s Dream XI for Sunrisers Hyderabad and Chennai Super Kings

    Mumbai is all set to witness the clash of the top teams of IPL 2018 league as Sunrisers Hyderabad is going to face Chennai Super Kings in the first qualifier match at Wankhede Stadium. Both the teams are considered as most powerful in the league and they qualified for the playoffs much before the other teams. While one team is being led an Indian player, the other is being led by a

  • IPL 2018 Qualifier 1 SRH vs CSK: Live scores, Match updates, Commentary

    The IPL 2018 league has reached its last stage and today Hyderabad Sunrisers (SRH) is set to face Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in the 1st qualifier match. The match will be played at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai and going to be nail-biting event as both the teams which are considered most powerful in IPL 2018 are going to clash.

  • Women’s T20 challenger: IPL Supernovas vs IPL Trailblazers LIVE Score, match commentary, updates

    For the first time ever, the Indian Permier Legugue (IPL) will witness a women’s T20 challenge match ahead of Qualifier 1 at the Wankhede on May 22. While the IPL Trailblazers will be led by Smriti Mandhana, the IPL Supernovas will be led by Harmanpreet Kaur. The women’s international stars from India, Australia, England and New Zealand will be in action. Among those are Jhulan Goswami, Danielle Wyatt, Alyssa Healy, Mithali Raj

  • Kartik Aaryan, Katrina Kaif and Ranbir Kapoor, will set the stage on fire at IPL 2018 finale

    The cricket series, Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018, is coming to an end on May 27. A lot of interesting acts have been lined up before the highly awaited finale. We reported earlier that Salman Khan and Jacqueline Fernandez are set to lead the two hour finale segment- Cricket Finals Party Toh Banti Hai. Now, we hear Ranbir Kapoor, Katrina Kaif and Kartik Aaryan are also going to become a part of