From the moneyball team, they became the big spenders of the IPL, but it hasn’t helped them much. They finished 7th on the points table and were spared the wooden spoon thanks to RCB’s miseries. The RR setup did have the quality it took to do well this year. But their star players disappointed to … Read moreRajasthan Royals – Report Card
Another season without giving their fans the chance to see them play more than 14 matches for the misfiring superstars. The starting was highly disappointing as they set a new record of losing 6 matches in a row (which was later equaled by KKR, but that’s a story for another blog). The latter of the … Read moreRoyal Challengers Bangalore – Report Card
Ughh. Shut up! Stop shouting! Cut it out! These are just some of the things people said to me after I was found shouting in my room while jumping on the bed to continuously bang my head on the roof at 12:00 o’clock in the night. The reason – Mumbai Indians won the IPL! I … Read moreMumbai – India’s Kings!
After 59 matches of gruelling action, overwhelming emotion, striking drama, close finishes, big hits, clever moves, excellent performances and most importantly, good cricket, two teams remain. Two teams who have won the trophy the most no. of times. Two teams who have reached the final most no. of times. Two teams who have the most … Read moreWe Have Our Finalists!
There you have it. The Delhi Capitals fail to reach the final in spite of a breakthrough. They are still the only team in IPL history to have never played a final. They don’t really deserve to reach the finals though with the way that they played in this game. At the toss, MSD won … Read moreDads’ Army Beat The Kids’ Army!
As far as the number of twists in one game go, this game should be on the upper end of the spectrum. Twist after twist after twist. Right when the match started looking one-sided, bam! A player completely turns the game around on its head. That was probably because both teams were packed with match … Read moreThey Came, They Saw, They Roared
The day I was waiting for has come! The Super Kings have lost a match in the playoffs, at the same time pushing Mumbai Indians straight into the final. To be honest, this CSK team is looking tired now. They rode for the whole of last season and this season’s group stage on the MSD … Read moreThe Super Kings Choke!
Could there have been a better template than this for the legendary rivalry that is Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings. Both the three-time champions will battle it out today to take one step towards the trophy as the winner will reach the final. In doing this, they will also create a big diversion in … Read moreThe El Classico Of IPL
The last day of the group stage of the IPL is here. Today, the Chennai Super Kings will take on the Kings XI Punjab at Mohali, and Mumbai Indians will face the Kolkata Knight Riders at the Wankhede. While the former will not play a big role in the qualification of any team in the … Read moreThe Battle Of The Kings – Live Blog!
And the day has come. RR has been eliminated from qualifying for the playoffs. I can’t exactly say that I did not expect this. I mean, you don’t exactly look at this RR team and give them the title of a side that can win any game with ease. They have to work hard for … Read moreIt’s All Over!