Neck injury shelves Kohli’s county stint

New Delhi, May 24 : Virat Kohli’s much-hyped stint for English county side Surrey has been shelved after the India skipper suffered a neck injury and will subsequently undergo a fitness test at the National Cricket Academy in Bengaluru on June 15. Kohli had earlier signed up with Surrey for the month of June and […]

We were under pressure in this game: Karthik

Kolkata, May 23 : Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) skipper Dinesh Karthik said they were under pressure in the Eliminator against Rajasthan Royals but eventually came up trumps to win by 25 runs and make Qualifier 2 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) here on Wednesday. After being reduced to 51/4, Karthik (52; 38b; 4×4 2×6) […]

IPL Playoffs: All-round KKR see off Royals to make Qualifiers 2

Kolkata, May 23 : Skipper Dinesh Karthik (52) led from the front as Andre Russell (49 not out), Piyush Chawla (2/24) and Kuldeep Yadav (1/18) starred with bat and ball to help Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) see off Rajasthan Royals (RR) by 25 runs and reach Qualifier 2 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) here […]

IPL Playoffs: Russell, Karthik help KKR to 169/7 after early collapse

Kolkata, May 23 : Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) rode skipper Dinesh Karthik’s well-paced fifty coupled with Andre Russell’s unbeaten 25-ball 49 blitz to recover from an early collapse and post 169/7 in 20 overs against Rajasthan Royals (RR) in the Indian Premier League (IPL) eliminator at the Eden Gardens here on Wednesday. Russell came in […]

Trailblazers to face Supernovas in Women’s T20 Challenge

Mumbai, May 21 : The Women’s T20 Challenge, a one-of-its-kind exhibition match, is all set to take place ahead of the Indian Premier League’s (IPL) first qualifier between Chennai Super Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad at the Wankhede Stadium here on Tuesday. The BCCI is hosting the T20 Challenge to provide the women’s game a platform […]

IPL: Royals alive after ending RCB’s campaign

Jaipur, May 19 : Rajasthan Royals rode on a fine half century from Rahul Tripathi, combined with leg-spinner Shreyas Gopal’s four-for to outclass Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) by 30 runs and more importantly keep themselves in the hunt for a place in the Indian Premier League (IPL) Play-offs. With the win, Rajasthan rose to the […]