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IPL 2020, CSK vs RR: MS Dhoni Scripts History, Becomes First Player To Play 200 IPL Matches | Cricket News

IPL 2020: MS Dhoni played 200th match of his IPL career on Monday against Rajasthan Royals.© BCCI/IPL MS Dhoni, the Chennai Super Kings skipper, became the first player to play 200 Indian Premier League (IPL) matches when he took field against Rajasthan Royals at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi on Monday. Before the start of the tournament, Suresh Raina was the most capped IPL player but after he pulled o...
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Pakistan Rest Mohammad Amir, Sarfaraz Ahmed For Limited-Overs Series At Home Against Zimbabwe | Cricket News

Pakistan on Monday opted to rest senior players Shoaib Malik, Mohammad Amir and Sarfaraz Ahmed for their limited over series at home against lowly ranked Zimbabwe starting later this month. Head coach and chief selector Misbah-ul-Haq said it was a "strategic decision" to allow younger players a chance to feature in upcoming matches. The two sides will play three one-day internationals and three Twenty20 games, with the 22-man squad also allowing for new players to try out in the shortest format. "We are trying some new players in Twenty20s but not in the ODIs because they lead towards automatic qualification for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 and ar...
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CSK vs RR, IPL 2020 Match Score Live Updates: Former IPL Champions In A Fight For Survival | Cricket News

CSK vs RR IPL 2020 Score: Chennai Super Kings lost to Delhi Capitals in their last match.© BCCI/IPL The two bottom-placed teams face off in Abu Dhabi for Match No. 37 of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 as the seventh-placed Chennai Super Kings take on the bottom-of-the-table Rajasthan Royals. Both teams come into this game after tasting defeat in their respective last outings and are deperate to get some hea...
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Kieron Pollard Reveals Why Rohit Sharma Didn’t Come Out To Address Post-Match Presentation | Cricket News

Rohit Sharma didn't come out to address post-match presentation on Sunday.© BCCI/IPL Mumbai Indians suffered their second Super Over loss this season, going down to Kings XI Punjab on Sunday after a historic game at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium. While the game was full of twists and turns, Kieron Pollard addressing the post-match presentation also surprised the Mumbai Indians fans. When asked about...
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Indian Premier League 2020, Chennai Super Kings vs Rajasthan Royals: Players To Watch Out For | Cricket News

Chennai Super Kings (CSK) face Rajasthan Royals (RR) in the 37th match of the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 season, at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, in Abu Dhabi. A win will be crucial for both sides. CSK are seventh in the eight-team table, meanwhile RR are bottom after nine matches. In their last three fixtures, CSK have only won once, and lost twice. Meanwhile, RR have won two matches, and crashed to a defeat. It will be interesting to see how both teams perform, and a win will be crucial to their push to playoff spots. Both teams have already met earlier, with Steve Smith's side coming out on top. CHENNAI SUPER KINGSFaf du Plessis: In CSK...
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IPL 2020, MI vs KXIP: Super Over Drama Gets New Climax In Kings XI Punjab’s Win Over Mumbai Indians | Cricket News

The Indian Super League (IPL) 2020 witnessed two intense fixtures on Sunday, with Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) registering Super Over victories. The second match of the day created history with KXIP and Mumbai Indians (MI) still level after the first Super Over, with the result being settled in a second tie-breaker. The T20 franchise league has already crossed its halfway mark in United Arab Emirates (UAE), and has witnessed four Super Over victories. The other two teams having grabbed two points in similar fashion are Delhi Capitals (DC) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB). In the second match of this season, coincidenta...
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IPL 2020, MI vs KXIP: Yuzvendra Chahal Takes A Cheeky Dig At Yuvraj Singh’s Kings XI Punjab Prediction | Cricket News

IPL 2020: Yuzvendra Chahal has been in fine form in the ongoing season© BCCI/IPL Yuvraj Singh has been pretty active on social media lately, be it for his cheeky replies or his bold tweets. With the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 already having crossed its halfway mark, the former Indian cricketer couldn't control his excitement during Kings XI Punjab's (KXIP) stunning win over Mumbai Indians (MI). KXIP had...
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IPL 2020, MI vs KXIP: Chris Jordan Highlights Kings XI Punjab’s Team Spirit After Win Over Mumbai Indians | Cricket News

After a win over Mumbai Indians in the second Super Over, Kings XI Punjab's (KXIP) Chris Jordan said the team spirit and the camaraderie his side has shown have been second to none. "I feel like the way we have played a lot of our games this season, they could have been very easily ended with us on the winning side. Unfortunately, that was not the case. I think from the last two games, the kind of team spirit and camaraderie we have shown as an entire team and entire franchise has been second to none," Jordan said during the post-match press conference. Punjab defeated Mumbai Indians after the end of two back-to-back Super Overs on Sunday. The norma...
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IPL 2020: Jay Shah Praises Ongoing Indian Premier League Season’s “Quality Of Cricket And The Nail-Biting Finishes” | Cricket News

Jay Shah is the secretary of BCCI© AFP Jay Shah, the secretary of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) highlighted that quality of cricket and the nail-biting finishes have been the hallmark of the 13th edition of Indian Premier League (IPL). His remark came as Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) defeated Mumbai Indians after the end of two back-to-back Super Overs at Dubai International Stadium on Sunday. Int...
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IPL 2020, MI vs KXIP: Kings XI Punjab Beat Mumbai Indians In Historic Second Super Over To Keep Play-Off Hopes Alive | Cricket News

Chris Gayle and Mayank Agarwal got Kings XI Punjab across the finish line against the defending champions Mumbai Indians in a historic IPL 2020 match that was decided in the second Super Over at the Dubai International Stadium on Sunday. For the first time in the history of the game, the scores were tied at the end of regulation 20 overs and then the first Super Over. But Mayank Agarwal and Chris Gayle scored 15 runs without any loss in the second Super Over to add two crucial points to their tally and keep their play-off hopes alive. With this win KXIP have six points from nine games and are tied on points with three other teams, who are fighting fo...