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Rajasthan Royals registered a comprehensive victory in their first game of the TATA Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 against the Sunrisers Hyderabad.

Rajasthan Royals registered a comprehensive victory in their first game of the TATA Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 against the Sunrisers Hyderabad.

Cricket, IPL
A complete batting domination from the Rajasthan Royals powered them to a mammoth total of 210-6 before the RR bowlers, led by Yuzvendra Chahal reduced the Sunrisers to 149-7. Chasing a lofty target of 211, SRH openers – Kane Williamson and Abhishek Sharma were greeted by some fiery pace bowling from Trent Boult and Prasidh Krishna. The SRH skipper was the first victim after Williamson was caught by Devdutt Padikkal, who took a juggling catch in the slips, off Krishna’s bowling. The right-arm pacer scalped his second wicket in the form of Rahul Tripathi, who nicked the ball back to the keeper. In the next over, Boult removed Nicholas Pooran after the left-handed batter was trapped in front. The Sunrisers were struggling at 14-3 at the end of the powerplay. Aiden Markram joined ...
Gujarat Titans began their TATA Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 campaign with a 5-wicket victory against the Lucknow Super Giants .

Gujarat Titans began their TATA Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 campaign with a 5-wicket victory against the Lucknow Super Giants .

Cricket, IPL
Mohammad Shami starred with the ball and scalped three wickets before the Titans batters made valuable contributions at the death and held their nerves in a tricky run-chase. The Gujarat Titans had a tricky start in their attempt to chase a target of 159 as they lost two early wickets. Shubman Gill was dismissed for a duck after the opener was caught by Hooda off Dushmantha Chameera. The seamer scalped his second wicket by launching the delivery right in the block-hole to dismiss Vijay Shankar. GT skipper – Hardik Pandya got off the mark with a stylish flick towards mid-wicket for four. Opener - Matthew Wade supported the GT skipper’s attacking display with a sweetly timed four as the Titans were 44-2 at the end of the powerplay. After a quiet 7th over, Pandya clubbed Ravi Bish...
Delhi Capitals (DC) started their TATA Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 campaign with a 4-wicket win against the Mumbai Indians (MI) on Sunday at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai.

Delhi Capitals (DC) started their TATA Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 campaign with a 4-wicket win against the Mumbai Indians (MI) on Sunday at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai.

Cricket, IPL
Kuldeep Yadav shined with the ball with figures of 3/18 before late exploits from Lalit Yadav and Axar Patel helped DC chase down a competitive target of 178. Chasing a challenging total of 178, DC openers – Prithvi Shaw and Tim Seifert got off to a compelling start, with Seifert doing the majority of the hitting. The right-handed batter came out with a fearless approach while facing the opening attack of MI composed of Daniel Sams and Jasprit Bumrah. Shaw did not take too long to get going as the opener clubbed a massive six against Basil Thampi in the third over. Murugan Ashwin drew MI back to the game after striking twice in the fourth over. While Seifert was castled by a quick delivery from the spinner, Mandeep Singh – the next man in, went without scoring after getting caught...
TATA IPL 2022 set to welcome fans back to the stadiums

TATA IPL 2022 set to welcome fans back to the stadiums

Cricket, Trending
The TATA Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 resumes with the Chennai Super Kings taking on the Kolkata Knight Riders at the Wankhede Stadium on March 26th. This match will be a momentous occasion as the 15th edition of the IPL will welcome the fans back to the stadiums after a brief hiatus owing to the pandemic. Ardent cricket fans are all set to witness nail-biting matches, cheering for their favourite players at the most anticipated cricket tournament of all time. Fans can buy tickets starting March 23rd from 12 PM onwards for the league phase of the tournament on the official website www.iplt20.com. Tickets can also be purchased on www.BookMyShow.com The matches will be played across stadiums in Mumbai, Navi Mumbai & Pune with an audience occupancy rate of 25% as per COVID-19...
ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2022: India lose to defending champions England by four wickets

ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2022: India lose to defending champions England by four wickets

Cricket, Trending
Indian pacer Jhulan Goswami became the first bowler in women's ODI cricket to reach 250 wickets. The Indian women’s cricket team lost to England by four wickets at the ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2022 in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand on Wednesday. Put in to bat first on the dry Bay Oval pitch, India were bundled out for 134 in 36.2 overs before English batters chased down the target in 31.2 overs. With two wins and two losses from the four matches, India are third on the points table with a net run-rate of 0.632. Defending champions England, meanwhile, brought their poor World Cup campaign back on track with Wednesday’s victory and are placed sixth on the table. India got off to a poor start and were reeling at 34/3 after the powerplay. Opener Yastika Bhatia (8), captain Mitha...
ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2022: Centurions Smriti Mandhana, Harmanpreet Kaur help India beat West Indies

ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2022: Centurions Smriti Mandhana, Harmanpreet Kaur help India beat West Indies

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Indian pacer Jhulan Goswami became the highest wicket-taker in Women's World Cup history with 40 scalps to her name. The Indian women’s cricket team beat West Indies by 155 runs at the ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2022 in Hamilton, New Zealand on Saturday. Spectacular tons from Player of the Match Smriti Mandhana and Harmanpreet Kaur helped India reach 317/8 – their highest total in the Women’s World Cup - while the bowlers restricted West Indies to 162 all-out in 40.3 overs. With two wins in three matches, India climbed to the top of the points table with four points and a net run-rate of 1.081. Mithali Raj, who now holds the record for captaining in most matches – 24 – in the Women’s Cricket World Cup, won the toss and chose to bat. India were off to a flyer, with the you...
ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2022: India outclassed by hosts New Zealand

ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2022: India outclassed by hosts New Zealand

Cricket
Harmanpreet Kaur’s fighting half-century went in vain as India lost their first match of the ongoing Women’s World Cup. The Indian women’s cricket team lost to hosts New Zealand by 62 runs at the  ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2022 in Hamilton on Thursday. Chasing 260, Harmanpreet Kaur waged a lone battle with a gritty 71 off 63 as India were bundled out for 198 in 46.4 overs. Meanwhile, New Zealand’s Amelia Kerr starred with both bat and ball, scoring a fifty and taking three wickets. She now has four fifties and a hundred in her last five matches against India. But it was Amy Satterthwaite who was named Player of the Match for her impressive 75-run knock. The loss saw India drop to fifth in the points table, behind Australia, New Zealand, West Indies and South Africa. Only...
AXAR PATEL ADDED TO INDIA’S SQUAD FOR 2ND TEST

AXAR PATEL ADDED TO INDIA’S SQUAD FOR 2ND TEST

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Sri Lanka tour of India Axar Patel added to India’s squad for 2nd Test The All-India Senior Selection Committee has added Axar Patel to India’s squad for the second Paytm Test to be played from 12-16th March in Bengaluru. The all-rounder has completed his rehab and has been cleared by the BCCI Medical Team. Kuldeep Yadav has been released from the squad for the second Test. India’s squad for the second Test: Rohit Sharma (Captain), Priyank Panchal, Mayank Agarwal, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Hanuma Vihari, Shubhman Gill, Rishabh Pant (wicketkeeper), KS Bharat, Ravindra Jadeja, Jayant Yadav, R. Ashwin, Saurabh Kumar, Mohd. Siraj, Umesh Yadav, Mohd. Shami, Jasprit Bumrah (vice-captain), Axar Patel Photo : www.bcci.tv Website : www.bcci.tv
Shane Warne dies at 52: Sachin Tendulkar to PR Sreejesh grieve Australian superstar’s sudden death

Shane Warne dies at 52: Sachin Tendulkar to PR Sreejesh grieve Australian superstar’s sudden death

Cricket
The former Australian cricketer, who made his international debut against India in 1992, died of a sudden heart attack at the age of 52. Legendary Australian cricketer Shane Warne is dead. The news struck the global sporting community like a bolt out of the blue on Friday. Arguably the greatest leg spinner of all time, Shane Warne died at the age of 52 after reportedly suffering a heart attack at Koh Samui, Thailand. Soon after the news broke, tributes and condolences began pouring in for the spin wizard and Indian cricketers, a lot of them Warne’s former rivals on the cricketing field and dear friends off it, weren’t far behind. “Cannot believe it. One of the greatest spinners, the man who made spin cool, superstar Shane Warne is no more. Life is very fragile, but this is very...
ICC Women’s World Cup: Everything You Need To Know

ICC Women’s World Cup: Everything You Need To Know

Cricket, Trending
All you need to know about the teams, schedule and structure of the ICC Women's Cricket World Cup, as well as the one-stop destination for streaming the tournament. The ICC Women's Cricket World Cup is all set to kick off on March 4, with hosts New Zealand facing off against West Indies at the Bay Oval in Tauranga in the tournament opener. The 12th edition of the tournament will feature the best players from eight different countries battling it out in 31 matches over 31 days, with Auckland, Christchurch, Dunedin, Hamilton, Tauranga, and Wellington hosting the matches across six different venues. Ahead of the tournament, here's everything you need to know about the ICC Women's Cricket World Cup: The Teams Australia, Bangladesh, England, India, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Af...