CSK vs KKR - FINALE

Author: Shreyas
15 Oct 2021 19:39:43
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Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders - Final of the Indian Premier League'2021, at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai 

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1. SEASON STATS

(i) Points Table Scenario

CSK - 14 - 9w/5l (2nd)
KKR - 14 - 7w/7l (4th)

(ii) Top Performers

CSK

Ruturaj Gaikwad - 2nd highest run scorer (603), Avg (46.38) - 15M/15I
Faf Du Plessis - 4th highest run scorer (547), Avg (42.07) - 15M/15I
Moeen Ali - 17th highest run scorer (320), Avg (22.85) - 14M/14I
Ambati Rayudu - 23rd highest run scorer (257), Avg (28.55) - 15M/13I
Ravindra Jadeja - 31st highest run scorer (227), Avg (75.66) - 15M/11I
Suresh Raina - 39th highest run scorer (160), Avg (17.77) - 12M/11I

Shardul Thakur - 5th highest wicket taker (18), Avg (27.16), SR (18.6) - 15M/15I
Deepak Chahar - 17th highest wicket taker (13), Avg (32.23), SR (23) - 14M/14I
Dwayne Bravo - 17th highest wicket taker (13), Avg (18), SR (13.6) - 10M/10I
Ravindra Jadeja - 25th highest wicket taker (11), Avg (28.09), SR (24.5) - 15M/15I
Josh Hazlewood - 29th highest wicket taker (9), Avg (29.3), SR (20.6) - 8M/8I

KKR

Shubman Gill - 9th highest run scorer (427), Avg (26.68) - 16M/16I
Rahul Tripathi - 13th highest run scorer (395), Avg (30.38) - 16M/15I
Nitish Rana - 14th highest run scorer (383), Avg (31.91) - 16M/15I
Venkatesh Iyer - 16th highest run scorer (320), Avg (40) - 9M/9I
Dinesh Karthik - 32nd highest run scorer (214), Avg (23.77) - 16M/14I
Andre Russell - 36th highest run scorer (183), Avg (26.14) - 10M/9I

Varun Chakravarthy - 5th highest wicket taker (18), Avg (23), SR (21.3) - 16M/16I
Sunil Narine - 14th highest wicket taker (14), Avg (23.92), SR (22.2) - 13M/13I
Lockie Ferguson - 17th highest wicket taker (13), Avg (12.9), SR (12) - 7M/7I
Prasidh Krishna - 22nd highest wicket taker (12), Avg (29.25), SR (19.2) - 10M/10I
Andre Russell - 25th highest wicket taker (11), Avg (17), SR (9.9) - 10M/8I
Shivam Mavi - 28th highest wicket taker (10), Avg (20), SR (16.9) - 8M/8I

2. FINALS OVER THE YEARS

CSK (8 - 3w/5l)

2008 - Lost by 3 wickets vs RR
Suresh Raina - 43(30)
MS Dhoni - 29(17)*
Ravindra Jadeja - 0(1) - Played for RR

2010 - Won by 22 runs vs MI
Suresh Raina - 57(35)* & 1w
MS Dhoni - 22(15)
Ambati Rayudu - 21(14) - Played for MI

2011 - Won by 58 runs vs RCB
MS Dhoni - 22(13)
Suresh Raina - 8(5) & 1w
Dwayne Bravo - 1w

2012 - Lost by 5 wickets vs KKR
Suresh Raina - 73(38)
MS Dhoni - 14(9)*
Dwayne Bravo - 1w

2013 - Lost by 23 runs vs MI
Ambati Rayudu - 37(36) - Played for MI
MS Dhoni - 63(45)*
Dwayne Bravo - 15(16) & 4w
Ravindra Jadeja - 0(2) & 0w
Suresh Raina - 0(1)

Played for MI, now in KKR -
Dinesh Karthik - 21(26)
Harbhajan Singh - 14(8) & 2w

2015 - Lost by 41 runs vs MI
Ambati Rayudu - 36(24)* - Played for MI
Suresh Raina - 28(19)
MS Dhoni - 18(13)
Ravindra Jadeja - 11(8)* & 0w
Dwayne Bravo - 9(6) & 2w
Faf Du Plessis - 1(3) - Batted at No.8

Played for MI, now in KKR -
Harbhajan Singh - 2w

2018 - Won by 8 wickets vs SRH
Suresh Raina - 32(24)
Ambati Rayudu - 16(19)*
Faf Du Plessis - 10(11)
Shardul Thakur - 1w
Ravindra Jadeja - 1w
Dwayne Bravo - 1w
Karn Sharma - 1w
Lungi Ngidi - 1w
Deepak Chahar - 0w

Played for SRH, now in KKR
Shakib Al Hasan - 23(15) & 0w

2019 - Lost by 1 run vs MI
Faf Du Plessis - 26(13)
Dwayne Bravo - 15(15) & 0w
Suresh Raina - 8(14)
Ravindra Jadeja - 5(5)* & 0w
MS Dhoni - 2(8)
Ambati Rayudu - 1(4)
Deepak Chahar - 3w
Imran Tahir - 2w
Shardul Thakur - 2w

KKR (2 - 2w/0l)

2012 - Won by 5 wickets vs CSK
Shakib Al Hasan - 11(7)* & 1w
Sunil Narine - 0w

2014 - Won by 3 wickets vs PBKS
Shakib Al Hasan - 12(7) & 0w
Sunil Narine - 2(4)* & 1w

Played for KKR, now CSK player -
Robin Uthappa - 5(3)

3. VENUE AND PITCH INFO

Venue - Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai 

(i) Total Matches - T20s

Overall - 180

Avg 1st Innings - 158
Avg 2nd Innings - 134

Highest total - 219/2 (Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Delhi Capitals - 28th October'2020)

(ii) Performance of both teams on this ground

CSK - 13 - 8w/5l
KKR - 6 - 3w/3l

(iii) Top Performers on this venue from the current squads - T20s

CSK

Faf Du Plessis - 22nd highest run scorer (394), Avg (35.82) - 14M/14I
Ruturaj Gaikwad - 34th highest run scorer (325), Avg (65) - 7M/7I
Ambati Rayudu - 42nd highest run scorer (299), Avg (29.90) - 13M/12I
Robin Uthappa - 51st highest run scorer (257), Avg (25.70) - 10M/10I
Ravindra Jadeja - 73rd highest run scorer (203), Avg (50.75) - 13M/10I
Dwayne Bravo - 78th highest run scorer (193), Avg (24.13) - 16M/12I
MS Dhoni - 85th highest run scorer (183), Avg (22.88) - 13M/12I

Dwayne Bravo - 29th highest wicket taker (15), Avg (28.27), SR (19.87) - 16M/16I
Imran Tahir - 39th highest wicket taker (13), Avg (20), SR (17.69) - 10M/10I
Shardul Thakur - 47th highest wicket taker (12), Avg (19), SR (14) - 8M/8I
Ravindra Jadeja - 56th highest wicket taker (10), Avg (27.80), SR (21) - 13M/13I
Deepak Chahar - 64th highest wicket taker (9), Avg (35), SR (26) - 11M/11I

KKR

Eoin Morgan - 23rd highest run scorer (390), Avg (48.75) - 14M/14I
Sunil Narine - 67th highest run scorer (213), Avg (15.21) - 19M/16I
Shubman Gill - 89th highest run scorer (173), Avg (34.60) - 5M/5I
Nitish Rana - 94th highest run scorer (165), Avg (33) - 5M/5I
Shakib Al Hasan - 96th highest run scorer (160), Avg (26.67) - 8M/7I
Andre Russell - 104th highest run scorer (141), Avg (15.67) - 12M/11I

Sunil Narine - 18th highest wicket taker (18), Avg (27.50), SR (25) - 19M/19I
Andre Russell - 25th highest wicket taker (16), Avg (19), SR (12.75) - 12M/10I
Varun Chakravarthy - 56th highest wicket taker (10), Avg (11.5), SR (12) - 5M/5I
Shivam Mavi - 84th highest wicket taker (7), Avg (14), SR (13.7) - 4M/4I

(iv) Recent Matches on this venue

1) Delhi Capitals vs Chennai Super Kings - 10th October'2021
172/5 vs 173/6 (CSK won by 4 wkts)

Ruturaj Gaikwad - 70(50)
Robin Uthappa - 63(44)
MS Dhoni - 18(6)*
Moeen Ali - 16(12) & 1w
Josh Hazlewood - 2w
Dwayne Bravo - 1w
Ravindra Jadeja - 1w

Pacers - 3w+5w=8w
Spinners - 2w+0w=2w

2) Delhi Capitals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore - 8th October'2021
164/5 vs 166/3 (RCB won by 7 wkts)

Pacers - 4w+2w=6w
Spinners - 1w+1w=2w

3) Chennai Super Kings vs Punjab Kings - 7th October'2021
134/6 vs 139/4 (PBKS won by 6 wkts)

Faf Du Plessis - 76(55)
Ravindra Jadeja - 15(17)*
Shardul Thakur - 3w
Deepak Chahar - 1w

Pacers - 5w+4w=9w
Spinners - 1w+0w=1w

4) Chennai Super Kings vs Delhi Capitals - 4th October'2021
136/5 vs 139/7 (DC won by 3 wkts)

Ambati Rayudu - 55(43)*
Robin Uthappa - 19(19)
MS Dhoni - 18(27)
Shardul Thakur - 2w
Ravindra Jadeja - 2w
Josh Hazlewood - 1w
Deepak Chahar - 1w
Dwayne Bravo - 1w

Pacers - 2w+5w=7w
Spinners - 3w+2w=5w

5) Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kolkata Knight Riders - 3rd October'2021
115/8 vs 119/4 (KKR won by 6 wkts)

Shubman Gill - 57(51)
Nitish Rana - 25(33)
Dinesh Karthik - 18(12)*
Tim Southee - 2w
Shivam Mavi - 2w
Varun Chakravarthy - 2w
Shakib Al Hasan - 1w

Pacers - 4w+3w=7w
Spinners - 3w+1w=4w

6) Kolkata Knight Riders vs Punjab Kings - 1st October'2021
165/7 vs 168/5 (PBKS won by 5 wkts)

Venkatesh Iyer - 67(49) & 1w
Rahul Tripathi - 34(26)
Nitish Rana - 31(18)
Varun Chakravarthy - 2w
Sunil Narine - 1w
Shivam Mavi - 1w

Pacers - 4w+2w=6w
Spinners - 2w+3w=5w

7) Rajasthan Royals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore - 29th September'2021
149/9 vs 153/3 (RCB won by 7 wkts)

Pacers - 5w+2w=7w
Spinners - 4w+0w=4w

8) Rajasthan Royals vs Sunrisers Hyderabad - 27th September'2021
164/5 vs 167/3 (SRH won by 7 wkts)

Pacers - 4w+2w=6w
Spinners - 1w+1w=2w

9) Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians - 26th September'2021
165/6 vs 111/10 (RCB won by 54 runs)

Pacers - 5w+5w=10w
Spinners - 1w+5w=6w

10) Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Delhi Capitals - 23rd September'2021
134/9 vs 139/2 (DC won by 8 wkts)

Pacers - 5w+1w=6w
Spinners - 2w+1w=3w

11) Rajasthan Royals vs Punjab Kings - 22nd September'2021
185/10 vs 183/4 (RR won by 2 runs)

Pacers - 9w+3w=12w
Spinners - 1w+1w=2w

12) Chennai Super Kings vs Mumbai Indians - 19th September'2021
156/6 vs 136/8 (CSK won by 20 runs)

Ruturaj Gaikwad - 88(58)*
Ravindra Jadeja - 26(33)
Dwayne Bravo - 23(8) & 3w
Deepak Chahar - 2w
Josh Hazlewood - 1w
Shardul Thakur - 1w

Pacers - 6w+8w=14w
Spinners - 0w+0w=0w

SUMMARY

Pacers
1st Innings - 56w
2nd Innings - 42w

Spinners
1st Innings - 21w
2nd Innings - 15w

Overall
98w:36w (Pacers:Spinners)

(v) Toss Based Analysis on this venue

CSK

1. Ruturaj Gaikwad
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 88(58)*, 13(13), 12(14)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 5(10), 65(51)*, 72(53), 70(50)

2. Faf Du Plessis
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0(1), 0(3), 10(8), 76(55)*
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 43(35), 22(19), 87(53)*, 8(10), 25(13), 1(2)

3. Moeen Ali
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0(3)&0w, 5(8)&0w, 0(6)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 16(12)&1w

4. Suresh Raina
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 4(6)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

5. Ambati Rayudu
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 41(34), 0(3), 55(43)*, 4(5)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 8(9), 42(40), 39(27), 38(20), 1(3)

6. Ravindra Jadeja
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 25(10)*&1w, 26(33)&0w, 1(2)*&2w, 15(17)*&0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 12(9)&0w, 50(35)&0w, 1w, 7(6)&0w, 0w, 31(11)*&1w, 1w

7. MS Dhoni
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 21(13), 3(5), 18(27), 12(15)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 15(12), 47(36)*, 10(6), 19(21)*, 1(4), 18(6)*

8. Shardul Thakur
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w, 1w, 2w, 3w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w, 2w, 2w, 0w

9. Deepak Chahar
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w, 2w, 1w, 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w, 2w, 0w, 1w, 2w, 0w, 0w

10. Dwayne Bravo
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 2w, 23(8)&3w, 1w, 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 3w, 0w, 0w, 0w, 1w

11. Lungi Ngidi
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 2w

12. Imran Tahir
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 3w, 3w, 0w, 1w, 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w, 0w, 0w

13. Mitchell Santner
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w, 1w

14. Josh Hazlewood
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w, 1w, 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 2w

15. Robin Uthappa
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 41(22), 19(13), 19(19), 2(6)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 2(7), 18(15), 32(27), 6(2), 63(44)

16. Cheteshwara Pujara
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

17. Harishankar Reddy
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

18. C Hari Nishanth
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

19. Narayan Jagadeesan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 33(28)

20. K Bhagath Verma
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

21. KM Asif
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

22. Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

23. Krishnappa Gowtham
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 20(14)&0w

24. Karn Sharma
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 2w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w, 1w

25. Dominic Drakes
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

KKR

1. Shubman Gill
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 47(34), 26(17), 36(24), 7(7)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 57(51)

2. Nitish Rana
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 22(17), 87(61)&0w, 0(1), 31(18)&0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 25(33)

3. Rahul Tripathi
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 3(2)*, 39(34), 34(26)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 7(6)

4. Eoin Morgan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 21(16), 34(23)*, 15(12), 68(35)*, 2(2)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 2(2)*

5. Dinesh Karthik
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1(3), 21(10)*, 0(1), 11(11)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 18(12)*

6. Andre Russell
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 24(14), 25(11)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 11(7)&1w, 0(1)&2w, 9(5)&1w, 16(7)&0w

7. Sunil Narine
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 28(10)&1w, 6(5)&3w, 15(14)&1w, 7(7)&0w, 0(2)&0w, 3(3)*&1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 26(20)&0w, 0(1)&2w, 2w, 6(7)&0w, 0w

8. Shakib Al Hasan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w

9. Tim Southee
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w, 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w, 2w

10. Kamlesh Nagarkoti
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 8(5)*&2w, 0w, 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

11. Prasidh Krishna
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

12. Varun Chakravarthy
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 2w, 2w, 2w, 2w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 2w

13. Shivam Mavi
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 2w, 2w, 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 2w

14. Sandeep Warrier
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

15. Lockie Ferguson
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w

16. Tim Seifert
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 11(7), 2(4)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0(1)

17. Venkatesh Iyer
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 67(49)&1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 8(14)

18. Sheldon Jackson
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

19. Harbhajan Singh
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

20. Gurkeerat Singh Mann
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

21. Ben Cutting
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

22. Kuldeep Yadav
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

23. Vaibhav Arora
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

24. Pawan Negi
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

25. Karun Nair
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

4. HEAD TO HEAD

(i) Overall
26 - 17w/9l (In favour of CSK)

(ii) Last 5 matches
5 - 4w/1l (In favour of CSK)

(iii) At this venue
1 - 1w/0l (In favour of CSK)

(iv) Performers when both these sides meet - T20s

CSK

Suresh Raina - Highest run scorer (747), Avg (41.50) - 24M/21I
MS Dhoni - 2nd highest run scorer (500), Avg (45.45) - 26M/22I
Faf Du Plessis - 3rd highest run scorer (351), Avg (39) - 14M/12I
Robin Uthappa - 6th highest run scorer (318), Avg (39.75) - 9M/9I
Ravindra Jadeja - 9th highest run scorer (248), Avg (49.60) - 19M/15I
Ruturaj Gaikwad - 14th highest run scorer (176), Avg (58.67) - 3M/3I
Ambati Rayudu - 16th highest run scorer (154), Avg (23.43) - 8M/7I

Ravindra Jadeja - 2nd highest wicket taker (16), Avg (25.25), SR (20.63) - 19M/17I
Dwayne Bravo - 5th highest wicket taker (11), Avg (32), SR (19.27) - 12M/12I
Shardul Thakur - 7th highest wicket taker (7), Avg (22), SR (16.43) - 5M/5I
Deepak Chahar - 7th highest wicket taker (7), Avg (30), SR (20.57) - 7M/7I
Imran Tahir - 10th highest wicket taker (6), Avg (12.33), SR (12) - 3M/3I
Lungi Ngidi - 10th highest wicket taker (6), Avg (16.33), SR (11) - 3M/3I

KKR

Andre Russell - 5th highest run scorer (344), Avg (49.14) - 12M/11I
Dinesh Karthik - 11th highest run scorer (207), Avg (34.50) - 8M/8I
Nitish Rana - 13th highest run scorer (179), Avg (29.83) - 7M/7I
Shubman Gill - Runs (127), Avg (21.17) - 7M/7I
Rahul Tripathi - Runs (137), Avg (45.67) - 4M/4I
Shakib Al Hasan - Runs (57), Avg (57) - 3M/3I

Sunil Narine - Hghest wicket taker (19), Avg (20.95), SR (20) - 16M/16I
Andre Russell - 6th highest wicket taker (8), Avg (29), SR (20) - 12M/11I
Varun Chakravarthy - 13th highest wicket taker (5), Avg (19.4), SR (19.2) - 4M/4I

NOTE - This will be the first time that Robin Uthappa plays against KKR as part of CSK. All 9 times that he has played has been against CSK as part of KKR.

(v) Recent Head to Head Matches

1) Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings - 26th September'2021
171/6 vs 172/8 (CSK won by 2 wkts)

Rahul Tripathi - 45(33)
Nitish Rana - 37(27)*
Dinesh Karthik - 26(11)
Andre Russell - 20(15) & 1w
Venkatesh Iyer - 18(15)
Sunil Narine - 3w
Lockie Ferguson - 1w
Varun Chakravarthy - 1w
Prasidh Krishna - 1w
Faf Du Plessis - 43(30)
Ruturaj Gaikwad - 40(28)
Moeen Ali - 32(28)
Ravindra Jadeja - 22(8) & 1w
Josh Hazlewood - 2w
Shardul Thakur - 2w

2) Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders - 21st April'2021
220/3 vs 202/10 (CSK won by 18 runs)

Faf Du Plessis - 95(60)*
Ruturaj Gaikwad - 64(42)
Moeen Ali - 25(12)
Deepak Chahar - 4w
Lungi Ngidi - 3w
Sam Curran - 1w
Andre Russell - 54(22) & 1w
Dinesh Karthik - 40(24)
Sunil Narine - 1w
Varun Chakravarthy - 1w

3) Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings - 30th October'2020
172/5 vs 178/4 (CSK won by 6 wkts)

Nitish Rana - 87(61)
Shubman Gill - 26(17)
Dinesh Karthik - 21(10)*
Varun Chakravarthy - 2w
Ruturaj Gaikwad - 72(53)
Ambati Rayudu - 38(20)
Ravindra Jadeja - 31(11)* & 1w
Lungi Ngidi - 2w

4) Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings - 8th October'2020
167/10 vs 157/5 (KKR won by 10 runs)

Rahul Tripathi - 81(51)
Sunil Narine - 17(9) & 1w
Shivam Mavi - 1w
Varun Chakravarthy - 1w
Andre Russell - 1w
Kamlesh Nagarkoti - 1w
Ambati Rayudu - 30(27)
Ravindra Jadeja - 21(8)*
Dwayne Bravo - 3w
Sam Curran - 2w
Shardul Thakur - 2w
Karn Sharma - 2w

5) Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings - 14th April'2019
161/8 vs 162/5 (CSK won by 5 wkts)

Nitish Rana - 21(18)
Sunil Narine - 2w
Suresh Raina - 58(42)*
Ravindra Jadeja - 31(17)*
Imran Tahir - 4w
Shardul Thakur - 2w

6) Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings - 10th April'2019
108/9 vs 111/3 (CSK won by 7 wkts)

Andre Russell - 50(44)*
Sunil Narine - 2w
Faf Du Plessis - 43(45)*
Deepak Chahar - 3w
Harbhajan Singh - 2w
Imran Tahir - 2w

ON THIS VENUE

1) Kolkata Knight Riders vs Chennai Super Kings - 30th October'2020
172/5 vs 178/4 (CSK won by 6 wkts)

Nitish Rana - 87(61)
Shubman Gill - 26(17)
Dinesh Karthik - 21(10)*
Varun Chakravarthy - 2w
Ruturaj Gaikwad - 72(53)
Ambati Rayudu - 38(20)
Ravindra Jadeja - 31(11)* & 1w
Lungi Ngidi - 2w

(vi) TOSS BASED OBSERVATIONS (H2H)

CSK

1. Ruturaj Gaikwad
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 64(42)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 72(53), 40(28)

2. Suresh Raina
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 28(24), 17(21), 8(10), 31(26)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 109(62)*, 14(12), 14(13), 58(42)*, 11(7)

3. Faf Du Plessis
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 14(16), 29(29)*, 20(11), 27(15), 95(60)*
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 43(45)*, 24(16), 17(10), 43(30)

4. Mahendra Singh Dhoni
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 35(20)*, 3(6), 1(4), 43(25)*, 17(8)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 23(14)*, 25(28), 16(13), 11(12), 1(4), 1(4)

5. Robin Uthappa
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

6. Cheteshwara Pujara
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

7. Ambati Rayudu
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 21(17)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 39(26), 21(31), 5(11), 30(27), 38(20), 10(9)

8. Josh Hazlewood
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 2w

9. Lungi Ngidi
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w, 3w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 2w

10. Shardul Thakur
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w, 2w, 2w, 2w

11. Ravindra Jadeja
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w, 15(20)&0w, 24(30)&0w, 12(12)&1w, 6(1)*&0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w, 11(7)*&1w, 0w, 31(17)*&0w, 21(8)*, 31(11)*&1w, 22(8)&1w

12. Dwayne Bravo
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 28(28)*&0w, 3w, 30(32)&0w, 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w, 11(5)*&0w, 3w

13. Deepak Chahar
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 4w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w, 3w, 0w, 0w, 0w, 0w

14. Moeen Ali
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 25(12)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 32(28)

15. Krishnappa Gowtham
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

16. Imran Tahir
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w, 2w, 4w

17. Mitchell Santner
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w

18. Harishankar Reddy
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

19. KM Asif
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

20. Narayan Jagadeesan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

21. Karn Sharma
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w, 2w, 1w

22. Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

23. C Hari Nishanth
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

24. K Bhagath Verma
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

25. Dominic Drakes
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

KKR

1. Shubhman Gill
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 9(12), 15(20), 11(12), 26(17), 9(5)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 57(36)*, 0(1)

2. Nitish Rana
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 16(14), 0(3), 21(18), 9(10), 87(61), 37(27)*
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 9(12)

3. Rahul Tripathi
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 81(51), 45(33)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 3(2)*, 8(9)

4. Eoin Morgan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 7(10), 15(12), 8(14)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 7(7)

5. Dinesh Karthik
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 26(25), 19(21), 18(14), 12(11), 21(10)*, 26(11)
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 45(18)*, 40(24)

6. Sunil Narine
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 12(4)&1w, 6(5)&2w, 2(7)&2w, 17(9)&1w, 7(7)&0w, 3w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w, 32(20)&2w, 4(3)&1w

7. Andre Russell
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w, 88(36)*&0w, 50(44)*, 10(4)&0w, 2(4)&1w, 20(15)&1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 58(25)&0w, 4(4)&2w, 55(32)*&2w, 0w, 54(22)&1w

8. Tim Southee
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

9. Varun Chakravarthy
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w, 2w, 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w

10. Prasidh Krishna
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w, 0w, 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w

11. Kuldeep Yadav
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w, 1w, 0w, 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w

12. Shivam Mavi
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w

13. Kamlesh Nagarkoti
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w, 0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 0w

14. Venkatesh Iyer
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 18(15)&0w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

15. Shakib Al Hasan
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

16. Ben Cutting
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

17. Sandeep Warrier
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

18. Gurkeerat Singh Mann
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

19. Lockie Ferguson
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 0w, 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

20. Tim Seifert
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

21. Sheldon Jackson
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

22. Karun Nair
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

23. Vaibhav Arora
1st Batting/2nd Bowling -
2nd Batting/1st Bowling -

24. Harbhajan Singh
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 1w, 2w

25. Pawan Negi
1st Batting/2nd Bowling - 27(13)&1w
2nd Batting/1st Bowling - 5w

5. #GLTFAMILY NOW COMES PLAYER BATTLE

CSK BATTING vs KKR BOWLING

1. Ruturaj Gaikwad
vs Ferguson - 33r, 18b, 0w
vs Varun - 25r, 27b, 1w
vs Narine - 40r, 30b, 0w
vs Mavi -
vs Shakib -

2. Faf Du Plessis
vs Ferguson - 11r, 7b, 0w, (18r, 22b, 1w - ODIs)
vs Varun - 32r, 19b, 0w
vs Narine - 36r, 52b, 2w
vs Mavi - 15r, 7b, 1w
vs Shakib - 37r, 37b, 1w

3. Moeen Ali
vs Ferguson - 31r, 19b, 0w
vs Varun - 2r, 5b, 0w
vs Narine - 28r, 15b, 1w
vs Mavi -
vs Shakib - 3r, 3b, 0w

4. Robin Uthappa
vs Ferguson -
vs Varun - 10r, 7b, 0w
vs Narine - 2r, 6b, 0w
vs Mavi - 2r, 3b, 0w
vs Shakib - 37r, 29b, 0w

5. Ambati Rayudu
vs Ferguson - 2r, 4b, 0w
vs Varun - 14r, 12b, 0w
vs Narine - 52r, 60b, 4w
vs Mavi - 3r, 3b, 0w
vs Shakib - 82r, 56b, 3w

6. MS Dhoni
vs Ferguson - 14r, 11b, 0w
vs Varun - 10r, 12b, 3w
vs Narine - 44r, 83b, 2w
vs Mavi - 8r, 5b, 0w
vs Shakib - 10r, 11b, 0w

7. Ravindra Jadeja
vs Ferguson - 17r, 5b, 0w
vs Varun - 1r, 1b, 0w
vs Narine - 44r, 45b, 2w
vs Mavi - 1r, 1b, 0w
vs Shakib - 8r, 3b, 0w

KKR BATTING vs CSK BOWLING

1. Shubman Gill
vs Chahar - 33r, 21b, 1w
vs Hazlewood - 12r, 11b, 0w (ODIs)
vs Bravo - 6r, 5b, 0w
vs Thakur - 5r, 10b, 2w
vs Jadeja - 18r, 13b, 0w
vs Moeen -

2. Venkatesh Iyer
vs Chahar - 19r, 13b, 0w
vs Hazlewood - 9r, 5b, 0w
vs Bravo -
vs Thakur - 0r, 1b, 1w
vs Jadeja -
vs Moeen -

3. Nitish Rana
vs Chahar - 29r, 30b, 2w
vs Hazlewood - 13r, 6b, 0w
vs Bravo - 13r, 10b, 1w
vs Thakur - 19r, 18b, 0w
vs Jadeja - 54r, 39b, 0w
vs Moeen - 7r, 3b, 0w

4. Eoin Morgan
vs Chahar - 6r, 4b, 1w
vs Hazlewood - 1r, 6b, 1w
vs Bravo - 56r, 44b, 2w
vs Thakur - 19r, 23b, 2w
vs Jadeja - 28r, 21b, 0w
vs Moeen - 1r, 2b, 0w

5. Rahul Tripathi
vs Chahar - 51r, 31b, 0w
vs Hazlewood - 8r, 5b, 0w
vs Bravo - 20r, 14b, 2w
vs Thakur - 12r, 9b, 0w
vs Jadeja - 20r, 20b, 2w
vs Moeen - 15r, 9b, 0w

6. Dinesh Karthik
vs Chahar - 10r, 13b, 0w
vs Hazlewood - 8r, 5b, 1w
vs Bravo - 48r, 31b, 3w
vs Thakur - 19r, 20b, 1w
vs Jadeja - 118r, 71b, 2w
vs Moeen - 4r, 1b, 0w

7. Sunil Narine
vs Chahar - 23r, 11b, 2w
vs Bravo - 28r, 26b, 3w
vs Hazlewood - 0r, 1b, 0w
vs Thakur - 10r, 8b, 0w
vs Jadeja - 21r, 10b, 3w
vs Moeen -

6. SQUAD INFO WITH DETAILING

A) CHENNAI SUPER KINGS (CSK) SQUAD:

OUT - Sam Curran (Injury)
IN - Dominic Drakes

Probable XI

1) Faf Du Plessis - RHB, Legbreak
Last 10 - 1, 76, 10, 25, 43, 0, 84, 6, 19

2) Ruturaj Gaikwad - RHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 70, 12, 13, 101*, 40, 88*, 14, 21, 4, 75

3) Moeen Ali - LHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 16r 1w, 0, 5r 0w, 21r 0w, 32, 0r 0w, 35r 2w, 8r 0w, 1w, 36r 0w, 27r 1w

4) Suresh Raina - LHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 3, 11, 4, 2, 17*, 24, 18, 8, 54
/
Robin Uthappa

5) Ambati Rayudu - RHB, WK
Last 10 - 1, 4, 55*, 2, 10, 0, 72*, 14, 27

6) Ravindra Jadeja - LHB, LAO
Last 10 - 1w, 15r 0w, 2w, 32r 0w, 22r 1w, 26r 0w, 10r 2w, 17r 2w, 30r 2w

7) MS Dhoni - RHB, WK
Last 10 - 18*, 12, 18, 1, 3, 2*, 17, 18, 0

8) Dwayne Bravo - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 1w, 0w, 1w, 23r 3w, 8, 34, 25, 0w, 9r 4w

9) Shardul Thakur - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 0w, 3w, 2w, 2w, 2w, 1w, 57r 1w, 60r 2w, 2w, 2w, 20r 1w

10) Deepak Chahar - RHB, RMF
Last 10 - 0w, 1w, 1w, 0w, 2w, 2w, 69r 2w, 2w, 0w

11) Josh Hazlewood - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 2w, 0w, 1w, 0w, 2w, 2w, 2w, 1w, 3w, 2w

BENCH

12) Imran Tahir - RHB, Legbreak
Last 10 - 0w, 2w, 0w, 1w, 1w, 3w, 0w, 1w, 2w, 1w

13) Cheteshwara Pujara - RHB
Last 10 - 4, 61, 1, 91, 9, 45, 4, 12*, 21, 38, 8, 15, 17, 0, 21, 7, 73, 15

14) C Hari Nishaanth - LHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 56, 59, 33r 0w, 2, 39, 52, 38, 70r 0w, 19, 6

15) Ravisrinivasan Sai Kishore - LHB, LAO
Last 10 - 1w, 3w, 0w, 1w, 31r 2w, 18r 1w, 4w, 0w, 29r 1w, 0w

16) Harishankar Reddy - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 3w, 4w, 1w, 0w, 15r 0w, 2w, 0w, 3w, 2w, 0w

17) Narayan Jagadeesan - RHB, WK
Last 10 - 90, 21, 14, 6, 9, 9, 40, 52, 95

18) K Bhagath Varma - RHB, Offbreak
Last 10 -

19) Karn Sharma - RHB, Legbreak
Last 10 - 0w, 1w, 37r 2w, 1w, 1w, 2w, 1w, 45r 1w, 1w, 9w

20) Krishnappa Gowtham - RHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 1w, 28r 1w, 2w, 12r 0w, 1w, 13r 1w, 2w, 22r 1w, 20r 0w, 31r 2w, 22r 3w

21) Dominic Drakes - LHB, LFM
Last 10 - 48r 1w, 2w, 1w, 3w, 22r 2w, 0w, 28r 0w, 2w, 0w, 3w

22) Lungi Ngidi - RHB, RF
Last 10 - 1w, 2w, 0w, 3w, 0w, 1w, 1w, 0w, 2w, 1w, 5w, 0w

23) Mitchell Santner - LHB, LAO
Last 10 - 0w, 0w, 0w, 2w, 2w, 0w, 1w, 4w, 1w, 1w, 1w

24) Robin Uthappa - RHB, WK
Last 10 - 63, 2, 19, 2, 87*, 0, 100, 81, 107, 8

25) KM Asif - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 1w, 1w, 0w, 1w, 3w, 1w, 0w, 0w, 2w, 0w, 0w, 0w

Safe C/VC choices
Faf Du Plessis, Ruturaj Gaikwad

B) KOLKATA KNIGHT RIDERS (KKR) SQUAD:

Changes
OUT - Pat Cummins
IN - Tim Southee

Injury Concern - Andre Russell

Probable XI

1) Shubman Gill - RHB
Last 10 - 46, 29, 56 57, 7, 30, 9, 13, 48, 28, 8, 43

2) Venkatesh Iyer - LHB, RMF
Last 10 - 55, 26, 38, 8, 67r 1w, 14r 2w, 18r 0w, 53, 42*

3) Nitish Rana - LHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 13, 23, 12, 25, 31, 36*, 37*, 5*, 6, 9

4) Rahul Tripathi - RHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 12*, 6, 21, 7, 34, 9, 45, 73*, 19, 41

5) Eoin Morgan - LHB, RM
Last 10 - 0, 5*, 13*, 2*, 2, 0, 8, 7, 25, 41

6) Dinesh Karthik - RHB, WK
Last 10 - 0, 10, 14*, 18*, 11, 12, 26, 14, 12*, 25

7) Sunil Narine - LHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 0r 0w, 26r 4w, 0w, 0w, 1w, 21r 2w, 3w, 1w, 0w, 30r 1w

8) Shakib Al Hasan - LHB, LAO
Last 10 - 0r 0w, 9r 0w, 1w, 1w, 8r 0w, 0r 0w, 12r 2w, 25r 2w, 11r 4w

9) Varun Chakravarthy - RHB, Legbreak
Last 10 - 2w, 0w, 1w, 2w, 2w, 0w, 1w, 0w, 3w, 0w

10) Shivam Mavi - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 1w, 0w, 4w, 2w, 2w, 0w, 1w, 1w, 1w, 0w

11) Lockie Ferguson - RHB, RF
Last 10 - 1w, 2w, 3w, 2w, 1w, 2w, 2w, 13r 0w, 13r 2w

BENCH

12) Sheldon Jackson - RHB, WK
Last 10 - 45, 104, 4, 19, 55, 13, 24*, 106*, 82, 17

13) Kamlesh Nagarkoti - RHB, RMF
Last 10 - 0w, 1w, 0w, 0w, 0w, 0w, 1w, 1w, 2w

14) Andre Russell - RHB, RF
Last 10 - 20r 1w, 0w, 3w, 19r 2w, 0r 2w, 31r 2w, 28r 1w, 1r 0w, 20r 0w, 5r 1w

15) Harbhajan Singh - RHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 0w, 0w, 0w, 0w, 2w, 1w, 3w, 1w, 0w, 2w

16) Vaibhav Arora - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 1w, 1w, 1w, 1w, 4w, 3w, 0w, 0w, 3w, 2w

17) Ben Cutting - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 10, 23, 0r 1w, 5r 0w, 11r 0w, 34r 0w, 0w, 24r 0w, 33r 1w, 15r 0w

18) Tim Seifert - RHB, WK
Last 10 - 10, 11, 1, 12, 24*, 4, 37, 40*, 15

19) Tim Southee - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 2w, 0w, 1w, 30r 1w, 4w, 6w, 1w, 3w, 2w, 1w, 2w, 0w

20) Pawan Negi - LHB, LAO
Last 10 - 0w, 0w, 0w, 2w, 0w, 0w, 0w, 3w, 1w, 4w

21) Karun Nair - RHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 29, 0w, 0w, 0w, 25r 0w, 33r 1w, 12, 21, 15

22) Kuldeep Yadav - LHB, LWS
Last 10 - 23r 0w, 2w, 0w, 2w, 0w, 0w, 0w, 2w, 15r 0w, 0w, 1w, 12

23) Prasidh Krishna - RHB, RF
Last 10 - 1w, 2w, 1w, 0w, 3w, 1w, 0w, 1w, 1w, 2w

24) Gurkeerat Singh Mann - RHB, Offbreak
Last 10 - 12r 0w, 17r 0w, 16, 37, 139*, 39, 63, 7

25) Sandeep Warrier - RHB, RFM
Last 10 - 0w, 1w, 1w, 0w, 2w, 0w, 2w, 1w, 0w, 2w

Safe C/VC choices
Venkatesh Iyer, Sunil Narine

Differential GL C/VC choices

CSK - Ambati Rayudu, Dwayne Bravo, Moeen Ali, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur

KKR - Nitish Rana, Rahul Tripathi, Shubman Gill, Lockie Ferguson, Varun Chakravarthy

My Fantasy Team (SL)
(Pre Toss) (8 must picks)

Wk - Dhoni
Bat - Faf, Gill, Gaikwad
AR - Iyer
Bowl - Thakur, Varun, Ferguson

Remaining 3 spots -
1. Bravo/Moeen/Jadeja (Any 1 or 2)
2. Uthappa/Rana/Tripathi/Narine (Any 1 or 2)

GL Picks - Rayudu, Karthik, Chahar, Hazelwood, Mavi, Shakib

Predictions (May or May Not Work)

1. Any one opener from both sides to do well and the other to only give a start but not carry on.
2. One of Rayudu or Uthappa to do well for CSK.
3. Bravo is a big game player and has appeared in most T20 Finals than any other player in today's game, and can do well.
4. Moeen could play a crucial role with both bat and ball.
5. One of Rana or Tripathi to do well for KKR.
6. Shardul, Varun and Lockie safest picks from the bowling section. Try Chahar, Hazlewood and Mavi in some GL teams.
7. Narine to atleast get one wicket, and can be promoted to bat at No.5 as well.
8. Dhoni to get more points than Karthik in the keeping section.
9. Jadeja and Shakib are quality experienced all rounders from both sides and can be worthy tries in GL.
10. KKR could win the game through all round performance. CSK could win the game through their top order batting form. (Keep in mind while making 7-4 combinations in GL)

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Wed, 30 Nov 2022 07:17:32
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Wed, 30 Nov 2022 09:53:01
They were well ahead of the DLS target when rain forced the players off after 18 overs of the chase
Tue, 29 Nov 2022 15:08:50
Jaiswal, Abhimanyu hit half-centuries as visitors drive home the advantage
Tue, 29 Nov 2022 13:21:54
India will have to choose between Samson and Hooda again as New Zealand look to extend their superb ODI record in Christchurch
Wed, 30 Nov 2022 10:39:12
BCCI is likely to appoint a Cricket Advisory Committee to conduct interviews before announcing their decision
Mon, 28 Nov 2022 10:06:44
Shiva Singh was the bowler to suffer in the penultimate over of the Vijay Hazare Trophy quarter-final match in Ahmedabad
Mon, 28 Nov 2022 15:32:39
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Mon, 28 Nov 2022 05:52:20
"Prithvi Shaw is one I feel can be a very aggressive captain, a very successful captain because you see that aggression in the way a person plays the sport"
Sun, 27 Nov 2022 08:09:41
Only 12.5 overs were possible after New Zealand put India in
Sat, 26 Nov 2022 12:01:14
The hosts have won each of their last 13 home ODIs, and each of their last five meetings with India
Fri, 25 Nov 2022 11:44:39
Slow start comes back to haunt India as their 306 is overhauled with 17 balls in hand by the hosts
Thu, 24 Nov 2022 10:23:33
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Thu, 24 Nov 2022 04:34:44
"I am not saying you remove Rahul from T20; Ashish and Rahul can work together to build this team for the 2024 World Cup"
Thu, 24 Nov 2022 09:21:04
Shahbaz, Sen called up as replacements; Jadeja's participation in Test series still unclear
Wed, 23 Nov 2022 13:28:12
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Wed, 23 Nov 2022 10:22:25
Starc moves to No. 4 in ODI bowling rankings while Smith goes up to seventh in the batting charts
Wed, 23 Nov 2022 06:29:45
"As a captain, my job is to create a culture where the player can play without fear and not be blamed for failing"
Tue, 22 Nov 2022 13:24:29
Conway and Phillips impress for New Zealand while Siraj finished with 4 for 17 for India
Mon, 21 Nov 2022 11:31:51
New Zealand also have many concerns, especially about their powerplay returns with both bat and ball
Sun, 20 Nov 2022 13:59:25
Says he's been batting the "same way in the nets", and it's all just coming off for him out in the middle at the moment
Sun, 20 Nov 2022 12:12:10
New Zealand's chase never got going as they fell 65 short, with Hooda bagging 4 for 10
Sat, 19 Nov 2022 08:59:07
Former coach Ravi Shastri had questioned why an India coach would need a break when they get "two-three months" off during the IPL
Sun, 20 Nov 2022 03:21:21
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Sat, 19 Nov 2022 07:41:29
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Fri, 18 Nov 2022 08:52:58
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Sat, 19 Nov 2022 08:27:46
The pair echoed Rahul Dravid's assessment that participating in these leagues would impact India's domestic cricket
Fri, 18 Nov 2022 07:17:43
Former India head coach advocates split captaincy to take the load off Rohit Sharma
Fri, 18 Nov 2022 07:17:11
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Fri, 18 Nov 2022 07:18:42
India's stand-in head coach also heaps praise on Hardik Pandya and Shubman Gill ahead of the first game
Wed, 16 Nov 2022 17:05:36
Charl Langeveldt is back as bowling coach, while Brad Haddin has been named assistant coach
Wed, 16 Nov 2022 16:10:14
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Tue, 15 Nov 2022 18:13:29
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Tue, 15 Nov 2022 17:58:19
The New Zealand quick was part of the KKR set-up between 2019 and 2021
Tue, 15 Nov 2022 16:03:20
The left-arm fast bowler was with Mumbai from 2018 to 2020 as well but played only five games
Fri, 11 Nov 2022 06:29:38
The coaching staff has been given a break after the T20 World Cup
Fri, 11 Nov 2022 12:45:06
The India coach was asked whether the lack of BBL experience was a factor in India losing the semi-final to England
Thu, 10 Nov 2022 17:34:06
Hunch at the toss pays off as England deny India the advantage of chasing a total
Fri, 11 Nov 2022 05:23:45
India could manage only 168 for 6, before the England openers took charge
Thu, 10 Nov 2022 18:48:32
Kumble says that he expected Kohli to take the aggressive route against the spinners, who were allowed to send in a number of quiet overs
Thu, 10 Nov 2022 10:10:51
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Thu, 10 Nov 2022 06:15:31
Pant vs Karthik is India's major selection debate in a contest full of star-studded match-ups
Wed, 09 Nov 2022 11:57:04
He registered the Women's Cricket Association of India under the Societies Act in Lucknow in 1973
Tue, 15 Nov 2022 17:56:34
Each franchise will have a total auction purse of INR 95 crore, a INR 5 crore increase from last year
Tue, 08 Nov 2022 16:23:57
If he can do this for five to ten years, he will find himself in the golden books of cricketers, de Villiers says
Tue, 08 Nov 2022 13:17:40
He was struck on the forearm by a throwdown specialist but came back to bat after a while
Sun, 06 Nov 2022 14:03:18
He played 113 first-class matches during the course of a 25-year first-class career, taking 366 wickets
Sun, 06 Nov 2022 12:27:10
Rahul also hits a half-century, before Zimbabwe wilt in their chase of 187; India to face England in the semi-final
Sun, 06 Nov 2022 10:32:09
South Africa's loss against Netherlands made India the first team to qualify for the final four from Group 2
Fri, 04 Nov 2022 15:13:39
Mumbai are in the title-clash for the first time while Himachal would look to extend their good, recent form in the domestic circuit
Thu, 03 Nov 2022 09:06:01
Credits captain Rohit and rest of team management for throwing their support behind him
Fri, 04 Nov 2022 04:28:56
Team says the incident was brought to the umpire's notice, but Marais Erasmus said he did not see it
Wed, 02 Nov 2022 14:37:28
India and South Africa appear best placed at the moment, but there's still room for all that to change
Wed, 02 Nov 2022 15:08:19
Dhawan's elevation was approved on Wednesday during a board meeting and was backed by Trevor Bayliss, Kings' new head coach
Wed, 02 Nov 2022 14:07:43
Opener's run-out for 60 turns rain-hit game as India win thriller to go to the top of Group 2
Wed, 02 Nov 2022 09:27:22
Rilee Rossouw and Glenn Phillips have entered the top ten, too, after big innings at the T20 World Cup
Wed, 02 Nov 2022 14:13:36
India batter breaks Mahela Jayawardene's record of 1016 runs
Tue, 01 Nov 2022 11:22:18
India coach has "absolutely no doubt about who's going to open", and says Rahul is well-aware of the support he has from the team management
Tue, 01 Nov 2022 11:41:39
"We know very well that if we win against India, it will be called an upset. We will try to play our best cricket"
Tue, 01 Nov 2022 12:07:57
The last meeting between these two teams at the T20 World Cup was a classic, but rain could play spoilsport on Wednesday
Tue, 01 Nov 2022 10:01:25
"We tried to hurry up Jasprit Bumrah, and see what has happened," chief selector Chetan Sharma said
Mon, 31 Oct 2022 15:46:25
Jasprit Bumrah is not part of the tour after missing the T20 World Cup because of a back injury
Mon, 31 Oct 2022 14:45:15
India are touring New Zealand from November 18 for three T20Is and three ODIs
Mon, 31 Oct 2022 09:23:05
Player upset over video that was filmed inside his hotel room and shared on social media; hotel in question apologises
Sun, 30 Oct 2022 18:28:13
India's captain also conceded that his players were "a little poor in the field" and "gave too many chances"
Sun, 30 Oct 2022 16:28:38
On a typically pacy Perth pitch, the SA bowlers set the game up before their batters completed the job
Sun, 30 Oct 2022 14:31:05
Faf du Plessis, meanwhile, has hailed the India batter for his composure and his ability to 'go through the gears'
Sat, 29 Oct 2022 14:22:54
Pragyan Ojha retained his place on the IPL governing council
Sat, 29 Oct 2022 11:21:20
Virat Kohli is on the verge of a T20 World Cup record as teams brace for battle in pacy Perth
Sat, 29 Oct 2022 11:03:24
Babar Azam and his men are still in contention for a semi-final spot, but they now need other results to go their way
Fri, 28 Oct 2022 12:01:43
In order to get more opportunities, he is willing to move down the order in Tests as well
Thu, 27 Oct 2022 17:01:57
India's bowlers were also clinical in their defence of 180 against Netherlands
Thu, 27 Oct 2022 12:39:11
They will earn INR 15 lakh per Test, six lakh for each ODI and three lakh for a T20I
Wed, 26 Oct 2022 16:46:59
Rohit Sharma's team are clear favourites, although they will know not to underestimate a World Cup opposition
Wed, 26 Oct 2022 11:54:21
Rashid Khan has overtaken Josh Hazlewood to become No. 1 among the bowlers
Wed, 26 Oct 2022 09:35:45
Also says R Ashwin's batting will tip the scales in his favour over Yuzvendra Chahal through most of this tournament
Tue, 25 Oct 2022 15:37:44
Kumble picks Pakistan as the team with the best pace-bowling attack at the T20 World Cup
Mon, 24 Oct 2022 10:56:40
Pujara's availability will be determined by his other commitments
Mon, 24 Oct 2022 07:09:07
Allrounder says he has learnt to embrace failure which "teaches you a lot of things"
Mon, 24 Oct 2022 05:58:35
Hardik Pandya on why what Virat Kohli did at the MCG - and getting to be a part of it all himself - was so special
Mon, 24 Oct 2022 06:22:40
Both experts on ESPNcricinfo's T20 Time Out also felt that Pakistan's bowlers erred in judgement in the last two overs
Mon, 24 Oct 2022 03:27:26
Prabir Chakraborty and Debabrata Das to continue their second term as treasurer and joint-secretary
Sun, 23 Oct 2022 17:18:00
"We know how good he is when the score is in front of him; he's one of the best chasers in the world"
Sun, 23 Oct 2022 18:03:28
"I honestly have no words, I have no idea how that happened," Kohli says after scripting a magnificent win for India over Pakistan
Sun, 23 Oct 2022 13:29:02
It was 31 from 12, and then 16 from six, and then there were wickets, wides, no-balls, sixes, arguments... pretty much everything
Sun, 23 Oct 2022 16:42:00
In front of more than 90,000 fans at the MCG, India prevailed over Pakistan in a nerve-racking finish
Sun, 23 Oct 2022 12:31:06
In his first World Cup match in any format, the left-arm quick dismissed Babar, Rizwan and Asif at a packed MCG
Sun, 23 Oct 2022 08:42:39
Former India captain feels Ashwin was picked over Chahal to strengthen the batting
Sat, 22 Oct 2022 13:18:43
Weather permitting, the paciest attack in the T20I world will come up against some of the best players of fast bowling
Sat, 22 Oct 2022 11:20:12
India captain happy with the work his team's done pre-tournament in Australia, and says players have been spoken to about remaining flexible in their plans
Sat, 22 Oct 2022 09:55:40
After an early prediction of higher chances of rain for India vs Pakistan, the forecast on Saturday evening came down to 70%
Thu, 17 Nov 2022 16:43:06
"I think domestic players…Ranji players are looked after pretty well," he said
Thu, 20 Oct 2022 16:05:41
"I expect all countries to come and compete," says Anurag Thakur on Pakistan potentially having issues with touring India for 2023 World Cup
Thu, 20 Oct 2022 08:10:30
The tour will consist of three ODIs and two Tests
Wed, 19 Oct 2022 14:08:56
"It's a big game, but we want to just keep ourselves quite relaxed," the India captain says of the tournament opener against Pakistan
Wed, 19 Oct 2022 12:23:41
PCB has requested for an emergency meeting of the ACC board to discuss "this important and sensitive matter"
Wed, 19 Oct 2022 06:56:08
She was initially supposed to miss only the first two games because of her international commitments
Wed, 19 Oct 2022 03:20:58
The weather could also affect key first-round encounters in Hobart later this week
Tue, 18 Oct 2022 11:40:11
The BCCI has formally approved the women's IPL, and authorised the office bearers to formalise its due processes
Tue, 18 Oct 2022 15:45:59
The tournament is likely to be moved out of Pakistan, according to BCCI secretary and Asian Cricket Council president Jay Shah
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