Feels so great to get back: KKR batsman Karun Nair gears up for IPL | Cricket News – Times of India

MUMBAI: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) batsman Karun Nair has begun preparation for the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) which gets underway from April 9. The right-handed batsman on Tuesday hit the nets to get into the groove ahead of the cash-rich league. Karun was bought for INR 50 lakhs (base price) by … Read more

IPL 2021: Warner, De Kock and Russell – The Highest Impact Overseas Batsmen In The Last Three Years of the IPL

The 14th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will commence from the 9th of April in Chennai. The most coveted T20 league in the world has witnessed some thrilling batting displays over the last three seasons. Foreign imports have added spark and that extra fire in the competition over the last few years. We … Read more

Vaibhav Arora’s dream ride: From Ambala Cantt to Kolkata Knight Riders via Chandigarh and Himachal Pradesh | Cricket News – Times of India

CHANDIGARH: Not everyone can go past the defence of rock-solid Cheteshwar Pujara. Himachal Pradesh speedster Vaibhav Arora did so, knocking off the batsman’s middle stump, and that too on his debut first-class match in the 2019-20 Ranji Trophy season against Saurashtra in Dharmshala. The 23-year-old has been hugely impressive in the recently-concluded Syed Mushtaq Ali … Read more

Shakib Al Hasan: Bangladesh clear Shakib Al Hasan to play in Indian Premier League | Cricket News – Times of India

DHAKA: Bangladesh have allowed all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan to skip a Test and one-day international series against Sri Lanka to play in the big-bucks Indian Premier League (IPL), their cricket board said on Friday. “Shakib gave us a letter stating that he would like to skip the series against Sri Lanka to play in the … Read more

IPL auction 2021: IPL Auction: KKR’s priority would be finding powerplay performers | Cricket News – Times of India

KOLKATA: With joint-lowest purse (along with Sunrisers Hyderabad) of Rs 10.75 crore, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) will have to make smart choices in Thursday’s Indian Premier League (IPL) auction in Chennai. KKR failed to make the playoffs in the last edition and will be looking to make amends this time. Although the management has retained … Read more

India vs Australia: India vs Australia: We’ve got plenty of moves to handle Aussie chin music, says Shubman Gill | Cricket News – Times of India

SYDNEY: Young Indian batsman Shubman Gill feels it can be “quite intimidating” to play cricket in Australia but asserted that his team will not back down when faced with either sledging or short-pitched deliveries during the four-Test series starting in Adelaide on December 17. In contention for the opener’s slot, Gill showed great technique and … Read more

shubman gill: KKR should make Shubman Gill the captain: Aakash Chopra | Cricket News – Times of India

MUMBAI: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) should release the likes of Sunil Narine, Pat Cummins, Eoin Morgan and Dinesh Karthik while letting the 21-year-old batsman Shubman Gill take over as the captain, former India batsman Aakash Chopra said on Monday. “In my opinion, Kolkata Knight Riders should not retain too many players. I will take only … Read more

Feels surreal, wasn’t expecting it: Varun Chakravarthy on maiden India call-up

Image Source : IPLT20.COM Varun Chakravarthy  Mystery spinner Varun Chakravarthy, who has received his maiden call-up for Team India, has stated it feels surreal to be picked in the T20I squad for Australia tour, adding that he wasn’t expecting it. Chakravarthy was on Monday named in India’s T20I squad for the upcoming three-match series against … Read more