Credit to bowlers for restricting Mumbai to low total: Rahane

Mumbai, April 10 : Rising Pune Supergiants star opener Ajinkya Rahane credited his team’s bowlers for restricting Mumbai Indians to a low total which laid the foundation for their thumping nine-wicket victory in the Indian Premier League (IPL) opener here. Batting first, Mumbai were on Saturday restricted to 121/8 in 20 overs, thanks to a […]

Garner hits out at Caricom move to dissolve WI board

Bridgetown (Barbados), April 10 : Barbados Cricket Association president Joel Garner has hit out at the Caricom-commissioned governance panel’s controversial recommendation that the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) be dissolved. Garner, the legendary former West Indies fast bowler and a current WICB director, questioned the practicality of the proposed move, contending that all the boards […]

Can’t explain why Mumbai lost: Harbhajan

Mumbai, April 10 : Mumbai Indians’ star off-spinner Harbhajan Singh said that it was difficult to explain why his side began their Indian Premier league (IPL) campaign with a home loss against debutants Rising Pune Supergiants. An all-round Rising Pune Supergiants thrashed Mumbai by nine wickets in the IPL-9 opener on Saturday at the Wankhede […]

Wanted to take time in middle and finish the game: Rahane

Mumbai, April 9 : Awarded man-of-the-match for his unbeaten 66 and steering Rising Pune Supergiants to a nine-wicket victory over Mumbai Indians in the first match of the Indian Premier League (IPL), star opener Ajinkya Rahane said he wanted to spend time in the middle and finish off the game for his side. Batting first, […]

Bowlers did fantastic job, Rahane was brilliant: Pune skipper Dhoni

Mumbai, April 9 : Rising Pune Supergiants skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni heaped praise on team’s bowlers after the thumping nine-wicket victory over Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League (IPL) opener on Saturday and also lauded opener Ajinkya Rahane for his match-winning unbeaten 66. Batting first, Mumbai were restricted to 121/8 in 20 overs, thanks […]

Didn’t bat well, lot to learn from this defeat: Mumbai skipper Rohit

Mumbai, April 9 : Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma attributed their nine-wicket loss against Rising Pune Supergiants in the Indian Premier League (IPL) opener to poor batting and said his team needs to learn from this defeat and perform better in upcoming games. Batting first, Mumbai were restricted to 121/8 in 20 overs, thanks to […]