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Thursday, October 22, 2020

Sunil Narine

With impressive performances for Kolkata Knight Riders in Indian Premier League, Sunil Narine has become a household name in India. The right-arm off-spinner, who has played 82 matches in the tournament, in which he has taken 95 wickets at an average of 21.38, has garnered reputation as one of the most economical bowlers in the tournament. After 10 seasons, he has an impressive economy of 6.33. Narine, who was adjudged as the 'player of the tournament' in IPL 2012 which was won by KKR, grabbed the spotlight when he took 10 wickets in a trial match. he later became a part of West Indies U-19 team. He failed to impress in regional cricket, but proved to be effective in Champions Trophy 2011. In 65 ODIs, he has taken 92 wickets at an economy of 4.13 and an average of 26.47. He has a tremendous record in T20I as he hastaken 50 wickets in 48 T20Is at an average of 20.68.


Sunil Narine cleared by IPL 2020 bowling committee for suspected action

October 18, 2020 1:33 pm

Sunil Narine's bowling action came under the scanner during Kolkata Knight Riders' clash against Kings XI Punjab last week.

KKR hopeful of early resolution to Sunil Narine being reported for suspect action

October 13, 2020 8:50 am

Sunil Narine has been placed in the warning list and one more reporting of his suspected action by the on-field umpires could lead to him being barred from bowling in the ongoing IPL 2020.

Sunil Narine once again reported for chucking

October 11, 2020 8:24 am

The report was made by the on-field umpires (Ulhas Gandhe and Chris Gaffaney) according to the IPL's Suspected Illegal Bowling Action Policy. Narine will be placed on the Warning List and is permitted to continue to bowl in the tournament.

Sunil Narine 'not that far behind' Andre Russell as an all-rounder: KKR CEO

August 25, 2020 2:03 pm

Sunil Narine, who joined KKR as a dedicated spinner in 2012, has scored 224, 357, and 143 in the last three editions of the IPL, at strikes rates of 172.30, 189.89, and 166.27 respectively.

CPL 2020: Sunil Narine stars again in Trinbago Knight Riders victory

August 21, 2020 12:52 pm

CPL 2020: In another rain-affected game St Lucia Zouks beat barbados Tridents by seven wickets courtesy Duckworth Lews method.

Rohit Sharma's masterclass to Sunil Narine's demolition act: The best MI vs KKR clashes in IPL

April 28, 2020 6:44 pm

Mumbai have been the superior side with 19 wins out of the 25 matches that have been played between both the sides. Kolkata have won the remaining six.

With Kieron Pollard and Sunil Narine back in mix, Windies coach promises entertainment

August 02, 2019 12:13 pm

With Pollard, Narine and skipper Carlos Brathwaite in the mix, West Indies would certainly start as favourites after some intense training sessions at the Broward County Stadium.

West Indies spinner Sunil Narine rues missed World Cup opportunity

April 25, 2019 3:18 pm

Sunil Narine has still not given up hope of a return to international cricket after missing out on a spot in West Indies' World Cup squad due to injury, the spinner has said.

Credit to Sunil Narine for maintaining standard even after action change: KKR spin coach

March 26, 2019 2:34 pm

Kolkata Knight Riders' spin bowling coach Carl Crowe lauded Sunil Narine for maintaining top standard despite having gone through action modification in recent years.

PSL 2019: Sunil Narine to miss start of the season

February 13, 2019 1:46 pm

Sunil Narine's services were acquired by Quetta Gladiators from Lahore Qalandars in the pre-season trade. Gladiators have called up leg-spinner Max Waller as his cover.