The Kings XI Punjab were on a mad run. They had beaten 5 teams on the trot. Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Delhi Capitals – the best of the best couldn’t hold their ground against them. They were looking unstoppable. They looked set to get that No.4 spot on the table, and break the hearts … Read moreHalla Bol.
So the Rajasthan Royals alumni ‘Rockstar’ Ravindra Jadeja has indirectly kept RR alive in the race by beating their close competition the Kolkata Knight Riders. But his heroics will hold no significance if the Royals can’t win both of their next games, the first of which comes against Kings XI Punjab tomorrow. This game (Much … Read moreCan The Royals Conquer The Kings?
When I wrote this blog, never did I expect that even after 48 games, we wouldn’t have a single team officially qualified for the playoffs. I didn’t think that just one team would’ve been officially eliminated from the race. I didn’t think that 7 teams would still be in the race when we have just … Read moreSo The Race Is Heating Up…
Wow! What a game! This game had more turns than that street in San Fran! The Rajasthan Royals overcame all odds and chased down an absolutely humongous target against the table-toppers and the best bowling attack of the tournament! This is the kind of cricket this team deserves to play. This is the kind of … Read moreBig Ben 10 Pulls Out a 100!
And we have a win! The Rajasthan Royals have finally managed a victory after two woeful losses. With this victory, they’ve also made some headway in the Points Table and have kept their playoff chances alive (definitely on life support though). From the dreaded 8th spot, they’ve jumped right up to the 5th spot, and … Read moreAnd We’ll N̶e̶v̶e̶r̶ Always Be The Royals, Royals!
What a matchday we had yesterday! It was undoubtedly the best day of cricket in IPL history. 2 games, and 3 Super Overs! I mean, 3 Super Overs was the maximum no. Of Super Overs in one whole season. Then 2020 happened. And now, we’ve already had 5 Super Overs, including the world’s first ever … Read moreThe Clash Of Royalty (And Also The 2 Worst Teams In The IPL)
In today’s game between the Mumbai Indians and the Kings XI Punjab, an incident occurred. During the 7th over of Mumbai’s batting, Glenn Maxwell was bowling to Krunal Pandya. After an upper order collapse, the situation was pretty tense for Mumbai, and another wicket would have probably resulted in a loss. On the 4th delivery, … Read moreSo The Umpires Keep Gifting Free Reviews…
Dinesh Karthik has stepped down from captaincy of KKR and been replaced by Eoin Morgan! I wouldn’t call this an unexpected move since a lot of people were demanding this, but after the win against KXIP where DK played an absolutely magnificent innings, the calls to remove him from captaincy had mostly vanished. But here … Read moreDK Steps Down As Captain – Selfless Move or Tactical Blunder?
So we have already witnessed the first reverse fixture of the season. The first reverse fixture is the game you feel saddest watching. Because it makes you realize that the tournament is half gone, and it will be over pretty soon. But this depressing day wasn’t as grim for CSK fans because their team has … Read moreThe First Reverse Fixture Of The Season
So, the IPL is officially at the halfway stage. Like always, I didn’t even realise how quick the tournament has gone by, and it’s reached the business end already. So let’s do analysis of the points table as it stands right now, and predict what it could end up looking like! To make the breakdown … Read moreAnalyzing The Points Table As It Stands