18th October 2020 will go down in history as the best day in the IPL ever. It was a Sunday, with two matches to be played. A ‘Super Sunday’ as the broadcasters like to call it. The first game was the Kolkata Knight Riders facing off against the Sunrisers Hyderabad. SRH vs KKR SRH won … Read more1 Day, 2 Games, 3 Super Overs
Rahul Tewatia Plays The Best Troll Innings In Cricketing History There were three kinds of people at that moment. When Rahul Tewatia was struggling (a huge understatement) at 8 off 19 after being promoted to No.4 ahead of Robin Uthappa, Riyan Parag and Tom Curran while his team were chasing 227 runs, there were three … Read more2020 Wasn’t All Bad, You Know – Part 2
2020 will probably go down as the worst year in human history. Very few of those who have made it through this year have had much worse experiences. I could go on and on and on about how horrendous and devastating this year was, but we all know that, don’t we? I would like to … Read more2020 Wasn’t All Bad, You Know – Part 1
So…here we are. We have had a thrilling season of cricket, probably one of the best ever. What has made it even better is that this entire season was just a bonus, because all of us had convinced ourselves that there wasn’t going to be an IPL this year and we had made our peace … Read moreThe Final Countdown.
The 2020 season was the first in Rajasthan Royals history where the team finished bottom of the table. You could argue that they had the same no. of wins as the team on 5th position and had just one less win than 2 teams who actually qualified for the playoffs, but you can’t deny that … Read moreSo What Went Wrong For The Royals This Season?
(lnsert generic paragraph about how exciting this IPL has gotten and how nobody expected it to reach such a stage. About how the teams at the top have begun to lose their heads while the teams at the bottom have gotten reincarnated as much stronger versions of themselves. Insert stuff about how I had put … Read moreHow Every Team Can Reach The Playoffs Now – IPL 2020
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!