Gautum Gambhir has made one of the statements of the tournament by handing over his man of the match award to Indian youngster Debabrata Das. Gambhir had played what was undoubtedly a match-winning…Continue
The Chennai Super Kings just didn’t quite score enough runs to put the Kolkata Knight Riders under any sort of serious pressure. Instead, captain and veteran batsman Gautum Gambhir guided his team to…Continue
Cameron White was deservedly and understandably the recipient of the man of the match award after he blasted 78 off of 46 balls. The Deccan Chargers claimed their first win of the Indian Premier…Continue
Kolkata’s ground is making a habit out of producing bowlers as the man of the match and this game was no different. The pitch didn’t turn quite as much as it did in the previous game when the Knight…Continue
Ashish Patel has not received any gifts yet
Kings Punjab XI have given themselves a great chance of winning their crucial match-up against the Chennai Super Kings. They have held Chennai to 120-7 on a pitch that moved a lot. Praveen Kumar, Ryan Harris, Azhar Mahmood and Parvinder Awana all bowled excellently as they restricted a strong Super Kings batting line-up to very few runs.
It was a battle from the start as Kumar bowled beautifully making the ball leave both right and left handers. Kumar would bowl his four overs…Continue
The Kolkata Knight Riders were limited to 140-7 by another good performance from the Mumbai Indians bowling attack, but it is a defendable score on this track. Like almost all twenty 20 cricket matches, this game swung back and forth. It looked like Kolkata were destined for a very low score, but some late striking from Yusuf Pathan enabled the team to get to their eventual total. However, even in those final overs there was a fair amount of swinging back and forth. It looked like the Knight…Continue
Thursday’s opening game doesn’t promise a huge amount in terms of the standings, but should still be a fairly interesting game. The Delhi Daredevils are second in the league and have all but qualified for the playoff stage of the competition. Meanwhile, their opponents, the home team, the Deccan Chargers have never really been in the race for a spot.
However, the Chargers haven’t had a lot of luck and still have the sort of weapons that can do some damage to any team. Local Indian…Continue
The Mumbai Indians and the Pune Warriors India meet in what will undoubtedly be a critical tie on Thursday night. The playoffs are starting to draw in with most teams now reaching the 10-game mark. Mumbai have only played nine so far and have the opportunity to really cement their place in the Indian Premier League’s top four with victory. Meanwhile, Pune have really dropped down the table since their fast start. They are currently second from bottom and have lost their last three games.…Continue