KKR’s hard-hitting opener set to gather fan legions after ending sensational IPL season with sparkling innings in the final
Since remodelling his action, the KKR spinner has shuffled the angles, mixed the pace, altered the degree of his loop to remain a potent force.
CSA drew sharp criticism, including from pace great Dale Steyn, after it congratulated Lungi Ngidi for winning the IPL title with CSK, but left out star batter Faf du Plessis and leg-spinner Imran Tahir from its initial social media post,
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Jadeja, Shardul and Faf; class prevails in Chennai Super Kings' title win
The second wicket was throwback Jadeja. Flat and fast on middle stump, angling into the body from around the stumps, delivered from wide of the crease.
Emotional Rollercoaster: CSK end KKR fight with 27-run win in IPL final
An ardent practitioner of tactical conservatism, Dhoni, by being loyal to cricket's good-old basic principles has mastered the format which feverishly explores possibilities and glorifies radicalism.
His bent-knee sweep six against Bumrah was a standout shot but behind his fluent batting are years of hard grind, his mentors say
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Even if Andre Russell gets fit for KKR, the team may prefer to retain their winning combination.
MS Dhoni is leading a team that knows how to win but which had stumbled last year when according to its coach Stephen Fleming was “an ageing team”.
Youth has formed the bedrock of KKR’s turnaround in the second phase of this year’s IPL.
Delhi lost by three wickets, primarily undone by an underwhelming batting show which put up just 135 runs on the board for KKR to chase.
IPL 2021 Final, CSK vs KKR Highlights: Chennai Super Kings beat Kolkata Knight Riders to take home this year's IPL trophy.
IPL 2021 Final, CSK vs KKR Live Streaming: Dhoni's CSK face Morgan's KKR in the final of this year's IPL
If numbers are anything to go by, then CSK, in their astonishing ninth final appearance in 12 editions (they were suspended in two), are certain to start favourites against Kolkata Knight Riders on 'Dussera' day but in terms of trophies, there isn't much of a difference.
Dinesh Karthik was seen dislodging a stump out of frustration after he was dismissed during the high-voltage game on Wednesday.
Chasing 136 to win, KKR were cruising at 123 for 1 in 15.5 overs but the match took an incredibly dramatic turn when they lost five wickets for seven runs, with four batters getting out for naught.
Kolkata win off penultimate ball against DC to enter final after a dramatic collapse nearly ends campaign. KKR’s collective effort prevails on top of another middle-overs choke and Varun’s brilliance.
Emotional Rollercoaster: KKR win a thriller with Rahul Tripathi six, beating Delhi Capitals by 3 wickets
The Governing Council of the IPL had issued the 'Invitation to Tender' (ITT) document on payment of the non-refundable tender fee of Rs 10 lakh on August 31. It had earlier extended the date till October 10.
The 33-year-old Narine reminded the fans of his vintage past with his four-wicket haul and impact batting in the eliminator against Royal Challengers Bangalore on Monday.
"It's a big day tomorrow. It's all about how we handle the pressure. Every game is a pressure game in the IPL, but this game is a different challenge for us," Kaif said ahead of the game.
Off-spinner has been rarely used inside Powerplay during UAE leg; team needs him as major influencer vs KKR