23 Feb
Top 5 Buys of the IPL Auction 2021

It was a record-breaking IPL 2021 auction that saw over 100 Cr spent and 57 players receive contracts for the upcoming season. Fast bowlers and all-rounders were in high demand at this auction and it was the first time in IPL history that 4 players were sold for higher than 14 Cr in one auction. […]

21 Feb
Auction Round-Up: Sunrisers Hyderabad and Punjab Kings

Sunrisers Hyderabad The Sunrisers Hyderabad had very little to do coming into the auction given that they had already retained 22 players from last season. David Warner’s side only had INR 10.75 Cr to spend on three players and hence their auction strategy was mostly dictated by what the other teams around them do. It […]

20 Feb
Auction Round-Up: Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders

Royal Challengers Bangalore  The Royal Challengers Bangalore had the most amount of paddle lifting to do in this 2021 IPL auction, having spent the most amount of money amongst all teams. RCB landed 2 of the Top 3 most expensive buys at the auction and spent more than 80% of their available purse on two […]

19 Feb
Auction Round-Up: Mumbai Indians and Delhi Capitals

Mumbai Indians The main objective for Mumbai Indians in this auction was to replenish their overseas pace bowling Arsenal after releasing Nathan Coulter-Nile, James Pattinson, Mitchell McClenaghan and Lasith Malinga post IPL 2020. Their primary target for this role was Chris Morris and were willing to spend most of their budget on the South African […]

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Auction Round-Up: Chennai Super Kings and Rajashtan Royals

Chennai Super Kings Despite Chennai Super Kings having their worst season in IPL history in 2020, they kept the faith with most of their squad from last season which left them with very little to do in this auction. With the departures of Kedar Jadhav, Shane Watson and Harbhajan Singh, their main targets for this […]

Faf du Plessis India South Africa 17 Feb
Faf du Plessis announces retirement from Test Cricket

Former South African captain Faf du Plessis has decided to call time on his Test Career and announced his retirement from the longest format of the game on Wednesday. The 36-year-old played 69 Tests for the Proteas scoring 4163 runs with 10 hundreds and 21 half-centuries. He announced his retirement via a statement on his […]

16 Feb
India wins 2nd Test Match against England in Chennai

India has bounced back in style in the 2nd Test Match in Chennai to tie the four-match series at 1-1. The victory seemed a foregone conclusion as we headed into the fourth day’s play, but the Indians wasted no time in picking up the remaining 7 English wickets to win the test by a mammoth […]

Virat Kohli R Ashwin India 15 Feb
Ashwin scores masterful 100 in tricky conditions as India close in on victory

It was another dominant day at the office for Ravichandran Ashwin and India. The all-rounder brought up his fifth Test hundred as the hosts inched their way to another Test victory on Day 3 in Chennai. The pitch has been the talk of the cricketing fraternity in the past 24 hours but Ashwin along with […]

R Ashwin India 14 Feb
R Ashwin’s picks up 5 wickets as India storm ahead on Day 2

It was another dominant day at the office for India who took control on Day 2 of the 2nd Test Match against England in Chennai. On a spicy pitch which offered significant turn and grip for the spinners, the Indian bowlers ran through the English batting line up with relative ease. 15 wickets fell for […]

Rohit Sharma India 13 Feb
Rohit Sharma scores scintillating century on Day One

After losing the first Test, India bounced back in fine fashion on Day 1 of the 2nd Test match in Chennai. The day belonged to Rohit Sharma, who battled hard on a tricky pitch to score a sublime century to give India the upper hand. Rohit took the attack to the bowlers during his knock […]