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
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!
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)