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BCCI postpones IPL 2021 as players, support staff test COVID positive

After several players and support staff tested positive for COVID-19, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday announced the postponement of the Indian Premier League (IPL). Notably, the match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore that was scheduled at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on Monday had to...

IPL match scheduled today in Ahmedabad postponed as 2 KKR players test COVID-19 positive

The Indian Premier League (IPL) match between Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) that has scheduled today at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad has been postponed. The decision comes after two team members of the KKR squad tested positive for COVID-19. According to an official statement, Varun Chakravarthy and Sandeep Warrier...

DC thrashes KKR in Ahmedabad as Prithvi smashes 82 off 41 balls

Delhi Capitals (DC) returned to winning ways after registering a comfortable victory over Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in IPL at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on Thursday. With the victory, DC has occupied the second spot on the points table. Notably, Chennai Super Kings continue to remain on top of the points table. Exceptional...

CSK on top of IPL points table after victory against SRH

Chennai Super Kings (CSK) marked their return to the top of the table after registering a comfortable victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi on Wednesday. Chasing 172, CSK openers continued their rich form and got off to a flying start, being in control...

KKR pacer and Australian cricketer Pat Cummins wins hearts for this gesture

At a time when several Australian cricketers are leaving the Indian Premier League (IPL) midway owing to the massive surge in COVID-19 cases and deaths in India, another Australian cricketer Pat Cummins, who plays for the Kolkata Knight Riders, has won hearts with his gesture. Cummins on Monday in a social media post revealed that...

Overseas players leave IPL as COVID-19 goes out of control in India

Several overseas players have left the Indian Premier League (IPL) midway as COVID-19 cases and deaths continue to surge with each passing day. Although the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has levied strict measures to safeguard the players and the tournament amid the second wave in the country, several overseas players have...

Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma fined for slow over rate in match against Delhi Capitals

Mumbai Indians (MI) captain Rohit Sharma has been fined after his team maintained a slow over rate during their IPL 2021 match against Delhi Capitals (DC) at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Tuesday. As it was his team’s first offence of the season under the IPL’s Code of Conduct relating to minimum over...

Happy that no one can point fingers at my fitness: Dhoni

Chennai Super Kings (CSK) captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Monday said it is hard to keep up with younger players in the IPL squad but it will be a big positive for him if they are not able to point fingers over his fitness. Dhoni, 39, who retired from international cricket in 2020, admitted that...

RCB crush KKR to win third game in a row

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) registered their third win after beating Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Sunday. Glenn Maxwell’s explosiveness and AB de Villiers’ clean hitting were on full display as RCB put forward a commanding total of 204/4 and successfully defended the same against KKR, who fell short...

Virat Kohli “reprimanded” for breaching IPL code of conduct

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) captain Virat Kohli has been reprimanded for breaching the Indian Premier League’s (IPL) Code of Conduct during his team’s match against Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Wednesday. Virat Kohli accepts mistake Kohli has admitted to the Level 1 offence 2.2 of the IPL’s Code of...

Shah Rukh Khan disappointed with KKR’s performance, apologises to fans

Co-owner of Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), Shah Rukh Khan, has expressed his disappointment with his team’s performance in the match against Mumbai Indians on Tuesday. The actor also apologised to KKR fans for the dismal performance of the team and losing the match by 10 runs in the final over despite the game under complete...

IPL 2021: Confident KKR to take on MI today

After registering a victory in its first match of IPL 2021 against Sunrisers Hyderabad, Eoin Morgan’s Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) is all set to take on Rohit Sharma’s Mumbai Indians (MI) at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Tuesday. Notably, Mumbai Indians had lost its first match against Virat Kohli’s Royal Challengers Bangalore and...