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featurecricket5 days ago

Why RCB might 'flatter to deceive' in playoffs

Seven wins after 10 games and it has been an enchanting journey for Virat Kohli's men. So much so they must be dreaming for eternity. But then when you start peeling off the layers, there are lot of grey areas that come up, which have the potential of jeopardizing RCB's dream run of the decade 
Harshit Anand
featurecricket6 days ago

IPL 2020 | RCB vs KKR Evaluation Chart - Terrific Bangalore wrecks an indifferent Kolkata

A tale of two halves - Royal Challengers Bangalore putting on an early show with the ball and Kolkata Knight Riders suffering miserably with the bat. In the second half, the plot was exactly the opposite, RCB put on a show with the bat as KKR were always chasing their terrible batting display.
Aakash Sivasubramaniam
newscricket6 days ago

VIDEO | ‘Hesitant’ Kohli’s last-minute review accounts for Karthik despite Chahal’s refusal

Virat Kohli’s history with DRS isn’t the best of things to bank on but in today’s encounter, the skipper’s last-second review despite Chahal’s refusal helped account for the dangerous Dinesh Karthik. It left the fourth-placed KKR in a terrible state of affair, as the score read 32/5.
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featurecricket10 days ago

IPL 2020 | RCB vs RR Evaluation Chart: AB de Villiers' special powers RCB to a memorable win

With 35 needed off 12, no one would have given RCB much of a chance to win but then AB de Villiers smashed four sixes in last two overs to take the team over the line. Chasing 178, RCB needed 64 off the final five overs but Jaydev Unadkat's 19th over helped them win the encounter comfortably.
Harshit Anand
featurecricket11 days ago

IPL 2020 | Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Rajasthan Royals - Statistical Preview

Given the dreadful record of RCB against RR, which reads 0-3 in favor of the latter (last three years), in lead up to their last game against each other, no one would have given RCB much of a chance but they did win. Can they do it again versus RR or will Rajasthan turn the tide finally? Let's see.
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newscricket12 days ago

IPL 2020 | Team asked me to do a job at 3 and it wasn't an issue, insists Chris Gayle

Chris Gayle has insisted that the openers were doing good in the tournament and hence he was given the no. 3 spot by the team which, he revealed, was not a problem for him. Gayle added that he wasn’t nervous in the last over, where after needing 2 to win, Punjab stretched the game to the last ball.
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newscricket12 days ago

VIDEO | Angry Yuzvendra Chahal gives Mayank Agarwal ‘salty’ send-off after copping heavy pasting

An infuriated, angry and upset Yuzi Chahal is not something cricket fans are used to but such was the beating Mayank Agarwal dished out to the leggie that he managed to bring ‘that’ side of Chahal out. After clean-bowling Agarwal after being hit for a six, Chahal gave the opener a ‘proper’ send-off.
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featurecricket13 days ago

IPL 2020 | Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kings XI Punjab - Statistical Preview

After a terrific run in the first half of the IPL, Royal Challengers Bangalore will take on Kings XI Punjab looking to start second half of the tournament with a win. While Virat Kohli coming back into form in a piece of welcome news for RCB, KL Rahul will have to do the bulk of scoring for KXIP. 
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newscricket16 days ago

IPL 2020 | Will credit a lot of Kohli’s success versus CSK to Sundar and Dube, claims Chris Morris

Chris Morris, who made his RCB debut on Saturday and starred with the ball, claimed that it was the supporting hands played by Washington Sundar and Shivam Dube that helped Kohli play his natural game. Kohli finished with 90* and was involved in good partnerships with both Sundar and Dube.
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newscricket17 days ago

Twitter reacts to ‘frightened’ Chahal sprinting for cover after Washington Sundar launches a six

Another day, another funny incident in this edition of the Indian Premier League surrounding the ever-funny Yuzvendra Chahal in the ongoing game against Chennai Super Kings. After Washington Sundar smashed a ball to the RCB dugout, it met a ‘frightened’ Chahal who was sprinting to take cover.
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