KKR bowlers showed us the way: Captain Eoin Morgan

Kolkata Knight Riders captain Eoin Morgan attributed the team’s massive reversal in the second leg of IPL-14 to his bowlers’ aggressive approach. During Monday’s eliminator, Sunil Narine saw his ‘old secret’ with the ball and then topped it with three monster sixes as KKR dreamed of a four-wicket win over Virat Kohli to win the … Read more

‘Completely disgusting’: Maxwell calls for online abuse after RCB exits IPL 2021

Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) swashbuckling batsman Glenn Maxwell has hit out at online trolls for blaming him and his RCB teammates after losing the IPL eliminator match against KKR on Monday night. KKR won the Virat Kohli-led RCB in a game of punches and counter-punches as Sunil Narine made the difference. In the ‘Do-or-Die’ match, … Read more

Shakib four stress relievers; Bharat’s fortunes plummeted and umpire Sharma went for the wrong call

Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al-Hasan, a street-wise batsman, gave a release shot to KKR. Mohammad Siraj took out game changers Sunil Narine and Dinesh Karthik in the space of three balls and although the equation was a run ball, it was tricky to run on a slow wicket. Virat Kohli has faith in medium pacer Don … Read more

IPL 2021 Eliminator, RCB vs KKR Live Streaming: When and Where to Watch

Permanent Underchivers Royal Challengers Bangalore will take on former champions Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL Eliminator on Monday. RCB finished third with 18 points from 14 matches after a thrilling victory over Delhi Capitals with the last ball six in their last league match. KKR, on the other hand, did an excellent turnaround script, … Read more

In the last tournament as RCB captain, Kohli wanted to get out of the IPL eliminator against KKR and silence the captaincy doubts.

On the face of it, this is the IPL eliminator between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders in Sharjah. But from the perspective of RCB captain Virat Kohli, this game probably offers the bigger picture. Kohli will step down from the IPL captaincy at the end of this year’s tournament and Monday’s game may … Read more

The BCCI is staring at the IPL rescheduling nightmare: KKR-RCB has been postponed after it was revealed that Kovid-19 was positive for two players.

The Indian Premier League (IPL) match between Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) on Monday was postponed after two Indian players in the KKR squad – spinner Varun Chakraborty and medium pacer Sandeep Warrior – tested positive for Kovid. 19. And the rescheduling nightmare came at the hands of the BCCI, with … Read more

IPL 2021, KKR vs RCB Highlights: Varun C & Russell star KKR starts Kolkata with a bang.

A total of 29 IPL matches were played before its suspension. (File) The resumption of the Indian Premier League (IPL) does not seem to be a resumption at all. It doesn’t feel like the second half of a two (forced) half tournament. But like an entirely different tournament, the pre-quel‌ is an un-hyped sequel, a … Read more

RCB Playing XI: Hasaranga can make IPL debut

Royal Challengers Bangalore have added depth to the second phase of the IPL. Yes, without Washington Sundar, they would have lost a spinner who could have bowled in the powerplace, but the absence of Adam Zampa could also be a factor. But the franchise has brought a smart replacement in Vanindu Hasaranga. George Gorton is … Read more

KKR Playing XI: Ferguson is likely to play

Losing their marquee signing, Pat Cummins is a blow to the Kolkata Knight Riders. Apart from his bowling on the latest UAE pitches, KKR also loses his lower order batting. Tim Southee, in his place, described swing bowling nicely. (RCB Playing XI) Andre Russell is another all-rounder on the team and in many cases, KKR … Read more

KKR vs RCB: Kohli drowns, Padikkal and Russell Yorker in pain

The trend behind Virat Kohli on the recent England tour has been much discussed, but lbw is a dismissal in his career. It is no surprise that Prasid Krishna, who has a good nip-backer, tested him earlier in his 200th IPL game. As soon as it started its inward movement, Kohli got into trouble, his … Read more