New Royal Challengers Bangalore Jersey – Royal Challengers Bangalore IPL Kit 2020

Royal Challengers Bangalore on instagram revealed their brand new jersey for the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League 2020. Continue reading “New Royal Challengers Bangalore Jersey – Royal Challengers Bangalore IPL Kit 2020”

Five Indian stars to watch in IPL 2020

IPL 2020 is here! Well, almost!

The 13th edition of the Indian Premier League starts on September 19, just under six months after the tournament was initially scheduled to begin. Naturally, excitement levels are starting to rise!

IPL 2020 will be a little different from the previous editions, with the prestigious meet set to be staged in the United Arab Emirates, and not India.

Indian fans will miss having the IPL in its home country, but given all that has gone on in 2020, the fact that the tournament is holding at all is a big win for everyone involved! In those 53 days between September 19 and November 10, we will get to enjoy the biggest players in the world entertain on the most glamorous stage in the sport.

While international superstars like Chris Gayle, AB De Villiers and Lasith Malinga have left indelible marks on the tournament, Indian players have also played significant roles throughout the IPL’s rich history. Continue reading “Five Indian stars to watch in IPL 2020”

List of Squads for IPL 2020

The thirteenth edition of the Indian Premier League has been finally confirmed, and it will be played from September 19 to November 10 in UAE.

The tournament which was supposed to take in March, got indefinitely postponed due to Covid 19. With the ICC T-20 World Cup getting postponed, BCCI got the required window to host IPL 2020.

The matches will be played at Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah respectively. The afternoon game will commence at 330 pm IST, while the evening once will start at 730 pm.

Here are the complete squads for IPL 2020:

Mumbai Indians

Rohit Sharma (Captain), Quinton de Kock, Sherfane Rutherford, Suryakumar Yadav, Anmolpreet Singh, Chris Lynn, Saurabh Tiwary, Dhawal Kulkarni, Jasprit Bumrah, Lasith Malinga, Mitchell McClenaghan, Rahul Chahar, Trent Boult, Mohsin Khan, Fabian Allen, Prince Balwant Rai Singh, Digvijay Deshmukh, Hardik Pandya, Jayant Yadav, Kieron Pollard, Krunal Pandya, Anukul Roy, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Ishan Kishan & Aditya Tare.

Chennai Super KingsRoyal Challengers Bangalore

Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers, Gurkeerat Mann, Devdutt Padikkal, Aaron Finch, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammed Siraj, Umesh Yadav, Navdeep Saini, Adam Zampa (as replacement of Kane Richardson), Dale Steyn, Isuru Udana, Moeen Ali, Pawan Negi, Shivam Dube, Washington Sundar, Chris Morris, Pavan Deshpande, Parthiv Patel, Joshua Philippe & Shahbaz Ahamad

Sunrisers Hyderabad

David Warner(C), Kane Williamson, Manish Pandey, Virat Singh, Priyam Garg, Abdul Samad, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Khaleel Ahmed, Sandeep Sharma, Siddharth Kaul, Billy Stanlake, T Natarajan, Abhishek Sharma, Shahbaz Nadeem, Mitchell Marsh, Fabian Allen, Vijay Shankar, Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan, Sanjay Yadav, Jonny Bairstow, Wriddhiman Saha, Shreevats Goswami, Bavanaka Sandeep & Basil Thampi.

Kolkata Knight Riders

Andre Russell, Dinesh Karthik, Harry Gurney/ Ali Khan, Kamlesh Nagarkoti, Kuldeep Yadav, Lockie Ferguson, Nitish Rana, Prasidh Krishna, Rinku Singh, Sandeep Warrier, Shivam Mavi, Shubman Gill, Siddhesh Lad, Sunil Narine, Pat Cummins, Eoin Morgan, Varun Chakravarti, Tom Banton, Rahul Tripathi, Chris Green, Nikhil Naik, Pravin Tambe, M Siddharth

Kolkata Knight Riders have roped in USA fast bowler Ali Khan as replacement for Harry Gurney, thereby becoming the first American to play in the Indian Premier League.

Kings XI Punjab

KL Rahul (C), Chris Gayle, Mayank Agarwal, Karun Nair, Sarfaraz Khan, Mandeep Singh, Sheldon Cottrell, Ishan Porel, Ravi Bishnoi, Mohammed Shami, Mujeeb-ur-Rahman, Arshdeep Singh, Hardus Viljoen, M Ashwin, J Suchith, Harpreet Brar, Darshan Nalkande, Glenn Maxwell, James Neesham, Chris Jordan, Krishnappa Gowtham, Deepak Hooda, Tajinder Singh Dhillon, Nicholas Pooran & Prabhsimran Singh

Delhi Capitals

Shreyas Iyer (c) Ajinkya Rahane, Amit Mishra, Avesh Khan, Axar Patel, Harshal Patel, Ishant Sharma, Kagiso Rabada, Keemo Paul, Prithvi Shaw, Ravichandran Ashwin, Rishabh Pant, Sandeep Lamichhane, Shikhar Dhawan, Alex Carey, Lalit Yadav, Daniel Sams, Marcus Stoinis, Mohit Sharma, Shimron Hetmyer & Tushar Deshpande

Rajasthan Royals

David Miller, Manan Vohra, Riyan Parag, Robin Uthappa, Shashank Singh, Steven Smith, Yashasvi Jaiswal, Ben Stokes, Mahipal Lomror, Shreyas Gopal, Tom Curran, Anuj Rawat, Jos Buttler, Sanju Samson, Akash Singh, Andrew Tye, Aniruddha Joshi, Ankit Rajpoot, Jaydev Unadkat, Jofra Archer, Kartik Tyagi, Mayank Markande, Oshane Thomas, Rahul Tewatia & Varun Aaron

Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings Final 12 May Match Report-2019

Mumbai Indians continued their domination of Chennai Super Kings in this year’s IPL as they edged a nail-biting final to be crowned winners of the 2019 edition of the tournament. MI’s victory also meant the continuation of their winning streak in odd-numbered years this decade- they had previously won the tournament in 2013, 2015 and 2017.

MI included Mitchell McClenaghan in place of Jayant Yadav, while Chennai went in with an unchanged XI. Continue reading “Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings Final 12 May Match Report-2019”

Delhi Capitals vs Chennai Super Kings Second Qualifier 10 May Match Report-2019

Shane Watson and Faf Du Plessis scored brilliant half centuries, as Chennai Super Kings defeated Delhi Capitals by six wickets to book their spot in the IPL final for the second season running. CSK had beaten the Capitals in both round robin clashes and this playoff, like the previous two, went the way of the men in yellow on a sluggish Vizag surface.

Delhi went in with an unchanged line up, while Chennai included Shardul Thakur in place of Murali Vijay.

chennai vs delhi Continue reading “Delhi Capitals vs Chennai Super Kings Second Qualifier 10 May Match Report-2019”

Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Delhi Capitals Eliminator 8 May Match Report-2019

Prithvi Shaw’s brilliant fifty and a blitz from Rishabh Pant helped Delhi Capitals beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by two wickets in a thrilling IPL Eliminator at Vizag on Wednesday. Continue reading “Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Delhi Capitals Eliminator 8 May Match Report-2019”