RAJASTHAN ROYALS So let’s start with my team……yes I own stakes in the team, okay? I’m allowed to say ‘my team’ okay? Anyway….the story of RR in IPL 2021 has been a tale of two time periods. Time Period 1 – Right after the auction. Everybody’s going gaga over them. ‘Top 4 confirmed’ and ‘They’re … Read moreIPL 2021 Preview Part 2! – RR’s Hate For Fish, PBKS’ Horror Buys, KKR’s Unique Conundrum And CSK’s Emotions
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?
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?
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!
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)
WHAT EVEN HAPPENED HEREEEEEEE! ALL HAIL THE KING! I have completely lost my voice cheering for RR in this game today. I have to admit, I had completely written off RR in this game, and had spent the whole game ranting about the team with other disappointed RR fans. But in the 17th over, I … Read moreRR PULLED IT OFF!
Tomorrow, we will have two teams facing off who have had extremely contrasting seasons so far. SRH began their season with 2 out of 2 losses. But then in the next 4 games, they bounced back and won 3! Rajasthan Royals on the other hand, began their season with 2 out of 2 wins. But … Read moreRajasthan Royals vs Sunrisers Hyderabad Preview
Tomorrow, one of the most iconic moments in IPL history could be repeated. Ravichandran Ashwin had mankaded Jos Buttler in their opening game of IPL 2019. Alas, they meet again. The colour of Ashwin’s jersey has changed, yes, but nothing has changed in his thought process about whether mankading is right or not. After giving … Read moreWill Buttler Get His Revenge At Sharjah?
I’m writing this blog even before the match has ended because I know the result already. It has been a truly miserable outing from RR today, and I’m really fuming right now, especially at RR’s batsmen. I will try my best to not let this turn into a rant, but we’ll see how it goes. … Read moreYeah this ain’t it