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KKR registers thumping victory against RCB in Abu Dhabi

Despite having one of the best batting line-ups, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) had to face an embarrassing defeat in their match against the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in the Indian Premier League. RCB’s batting line-up collapsed like a house of cards—thanks to some terrific bowling by KKR’s Andre Russell, Varun Chakaravarthy and Lockie Ferguson. KKR...

Virat Kohli to step down as T2OI captain after T20 World Cup in UAE

Virat Kohli on Thursday announced that he will step down as India’s T20I captain after the T20 World Cup scheduled in the UAE in October-November. Kohli, however, will continue to lead India in the Test and One-Day cricket. Virat Kohli has led India in 45 T20I internationals since taking over from MS Dhoni in 2017....

WTC Loss: Virat Kohli says will bring in “right people with right mindset to perform”

India skipper Virat Kohli has expressed displeasure at some players for not showing the right intent to score runs that put pressure on the team resulting in the loss in the World Test Championship final. Notably, Cheteshwar Pujara scored 8 runs off 54 balls in the first innings and consumed 35 balls for his first...

Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma raise Rs 11.39 crore for COVID relief

Cricketer Virat Kohli and his actor wife Anushka Sharma have successfully collected Rs 11.39 crore in a fundraiser started by them for supporting India’s battle against COVID-19. While they had earlier set a target of Rs 7 crore, they revised the same to Rs 11 crore after MPL Sports Foundation donated Rs 5 crore for...

Virat Kohli & Anushka Sharma donates Rs 2 cr for India’s fight against COVID-19

After Australian cricketer Pat Cummins donated $50,000 to the PM-CARES Fund for India’s battle against COVID-19, India captain Virat Kohli and his actor wife Anushka Sharma have donated Rs 2 crore to a fundraising project that aims to garner Rs 7 crore to support the country’s fight against the viral infection. The couple is raising...

CSK now on top of IPL points table after beating RCB

MS Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings (CSK) on Sunday occupied the top spot in the IPL points table after hammering the Virat Kohli-led Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. Ravindra Jadeja smashed an unbeaten 62 off 28 deliveries including 37 runs off the final over and then picked 3/13 with the ball,...

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...

IPL 2021: MI to wrestle it out with RCB in opening match today

The 2021 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) is all set to begin on Friday with a bang when defending champions Mumbai Indians led by Rohit Sharma will wrestle it out with under-achievers Royal Challengers Bangalore led by Virat Kohli. The first match will be played at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai at...

Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma blessed with baby girl

Cricketer Virat Kohli and actor Anushka Sharma on Monday were blessed with a baby girl. The good news was shared by Virat Kohli on his Twitter account. The couple also requested people to respect its privacy at the moment. Notably, Anushka delivered the baby in Mumbai’s Breach Candy Hospital. The couple had reached the hospital...

Australia beats India in 3rd T20I but loses series

Australia beat a spirited Indian side by 12 runs in the third and final T20I of the series in Sydney on Wednesday. India though clinched the T20I series 2-1. Needing 187 runs to win, India lost KL Rahul in the first over as Glenn Maxwell struck. Virat Kohli, who replaced Rahul in the middle, got...

India snatches T20I series after defeating Australia in Sydney

T Natarajan starred with the ball while Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli and Hardik Pandya made it count with the bat as India beat Australia by six wickets in the second T20I in Sydney on Sunday and took an unassailable lead in the three-match series. Needing 195 runs to win, India were a little watchful at...