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Kolkata Knight Riders destroy the Royal Challengers Bangalore in a seam storm

It was a night when Kohli got out on a duck. It was a night when the line up consisting of Gayle, Kohli and A B de Villiers couldn’t reach 50. One falls short of adjectives to describe what the…

Mumbai reigns supreme as the bowlers have a field day at the Wankhede

Mumbai reigns supreme as the bowlers have a field day at the Wankhede. Mumbai Indians registered their 6th successive win of IPL 2017 as they successfully defended a low score of 142 against Delhi Daredevils. Put into bat, Mumbai managed…

Raina leads the pack as the Gujarat Lions breach KKR’s fortress

Gujarat Lions roared back with their second win of IPL 2017 to upset the favourites Kolkata Knight Riders by 4 wickets. KKR made a decent total of 188 runs riding on Robin Uthappa’s belligerent 72 and Sunil Narine’s cameo. Lions…

IPL 2017: Mumbai Indians thrash Kings XI Punjab in a run riot

Mumbai Indians raced to their 5th consecutive successful chase, as they made a light work of Kings XI Punjab’s challenge of 199 runs. Put into bat, Hashim Amla made his first T20 century as Punjab riding on Maxwell’s cameo and…

Brilliant Williamson ensures another victory for the Sunrisers !

Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Delhi Daredevils by 15 runs in an all round display to move up to the second position in the points table. Riding on Kane Williamson’s 89 off just 51 balls and Shikhar Dhawan’s 70, the defending champions…

Royal Challengers Bangalore ride on Gayle show and spin attack to beat the Gujarat Lions

Royal Challengers Bangalore registered a 21 run win over Gujarat Lions in a battle among the sides languishing at the bottom of the table. Chris Gayle’s 77 off just 38 balls was the highlight of the match before the RCB…

Bhuvi saves the day for Sunrisers despite Vohra’s heroics

Sunrisers Hyderabad trumped Kings XI Punjab by 5 runs in a topsy turvy ride to avoid third straight defeat and rise up to the third position in the standings. Put into bat by Maxwell, Sunrisers managed to reach 159 riding…

The mystery called the Indian Premier League

When Indian Premier League (IPL) started in 2008 with BCCI buoyed by India’s win in 2007 T20 world cup, it seemed it would need some tinkering to stay afloat. A mongoose bat made mandatory or some fancy colour ball or…