IPL 2021: Want KKR players to play aggressive cricket, it suits talented guys in our side, says Morgan

Abu Dhabi [UAE], September 24 (ANI): Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) captain Eoin Morgan has said that it is really pleasing to finally see his franchise play a 'fearless brand' of cricket that is associated with him and head coach Brendon McCullum.

Updated: Sep 24, 2021 07:55 IST

MI looking after needs of Team India as well, Hardik getting closer to playing: Shane Bond

Abu Dhabi [UAE], September 24 (ANI): Mumbai Indians bowling coach Shane Bond has said that the franchise is also looking at the needs of Team India when managing the workload of all-rounder Hardik Pandya.

Updated: Sep 24, 2021 07:49 IST

IPL 2021: KKR skipper Morgan fined Rs 24 lakh for slow over-rate against MI

Abu Dhabi [UAE], September 24 (ANI): Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) skipper Eoin Morgan has been fined Rs 24 lakh for maintaining a slow over-rate in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 game against Mumbai Indians at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.

Updated: Sep 24, 2021 01:00 IST

IPL 2021: Way KKR playing now finally getting into McCullum's style, says Morgan

Abu Dhabi [UAE], September 23 (ANI): After registering an emphatic seven-wicket win over Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 season, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) captain Eoin Morgan said that his side is finally playing a brand of cricket that is associated with head coach Brendon McCullum.

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 23:26 IST

IPL 2021: Was a good pitch, we failed to capitalise on start we got, says Rohit

Abu Dhabi [UAE], September 23 (ANI): After stumbling to a seven-wicket loss against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 season, Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma said that the pitch was a good one to bat and his side failed to capitalise on the good start given by him and Quinton de Kock.

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 23:11 IST

IPL 2021: Venkatesh Iyer, Tripathi help KKR break MI jinx

Abu Dhabi [UAE], September 23 (ANI): Rahul Tripathi and Venkatesh Iyer played knocks of 74 and 53 respectively as Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) defeated Mumbai Indians by seven wickets in an Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter here at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium on Thursday.

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 23:00 IST

Shahid Afridi arrives in Kathmandu to play EPL

Kathmandu [Nepal], September 23 (ANI): Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi on Thursday arrived in Nepal capital Kathmandu to play in the Everest Premier League (EPL) starting from Saturday.

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 21:50 IST

IPL 2021: De Kock's 55-run knock help MI post 155/6 against KKR

Abu Dhabi [UAE], September 23 (ANI): Quinton de Kock's 55-run knock helped Mumbai Indians post 155/6 against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in an Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter here at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium on Thursday.

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 21:30 IST

IPL: Sherfane Rutherford's father passes away, all-rounder leaves SRH bio-bubble

Dubai [UAE], September 23 (ANI): SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) all-rounder has left the Indian Premier League (IPL) bio-bubble as his father away passed away and he has decided to spend time with his family back home.

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 20:38 IST

Ireland to play three T20Is against UAE in Dubai ahead of T20 WC

Dublin [Ireland], September 23 (ANI): Cricket Ireland on Thursday confirmed that they will play a warm-up match against Scotland and a three-match T20I series against UAE at the ICC Academy in Dubai as part of a preparation camp ahead of the ICC T20 World Cup in October.

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 20:15 IST

IPL: Rohit Sharma becomes first batter to score over 1000 runs against one franchise

Abu Dhabi [UAE], September 23 (ANI): Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma on Thursday became the first-ever batter to register more than 1000 runs against one particular franchise in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 19:58 IST

IPL 2021: KKR win toss, opt to field against MI

Abu Dhabi [UAE], September 23 (ANI): Eoin Morgan-led Kolkata Knight Riders won the toss and opted to field against Mumbai Indians in an Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter here at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Thursday.

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 19:12 IST

Odisha to host FIH Hockey Men's Junior World Cup 2021 in Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], September 23 (ANI): After successfully hosting the 2018 Men's Hockey World Cup, the temple city of Bhubaneswar will stage the prestigious FIH Odisha Hockey Men's Junior World Cup Bhubaneswar 2021.

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 18:58 IST

MCC's decision to use gender-neutral term 'batter' signifies inclusivity: Anjum Chopra

New Delhi [India], September 23 (ANI): Former India cricketer Anjum Chopra has welcomed the Marylebone Cricket Club's decision to make amendments to the laws of the game to use the gender-neutral term 'batter' and 'batters' rather than 'batsman' or 'batsmen'.

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 18:47 IST

Durand Cup: Mohammedan Sporting knock out defending champions Gokulam Kerala to reach semis

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], September 23 (ANI): Local favourites Mohammedan Sporting Club have reached the 130th Durand Cup semi-finals, winning 1-0 to knock out the defending champions Gokulam Kerala in front of a limited capacity home crowd at the Vivekananda Yuba Bharati Krirangan (VYBK).

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 17:49 IST

IPL 2021: Enjoying wearing Orange Cap and the way I'm timing the ball, says Dhawan

Dubai [UAE], September 23 (ANI): Delhi Capitals batsman Shikhar Dhawan said he is enjoying being the leading run-scorer in the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 17:43 IST

IPL 2021: Focus is on what's going to work, wickets are just byproduct, says Rabada

Dubai [UAE], September 23 (ANI): Delhi Capitals pacer Kagiso Rabada has said that his focus lies on what is going to work for him in the match rather than thinking about how to take wickets every time he steps out to the field.

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 17:23 IST

Aiming to make Gujarat proud, ARA FC prepare for I-League Qualifiers challenge

New Delhi [India], September 23 (ANI): Founded just about five years ago in 2016, the Ahmedabad Racquets Academy FC (ARA FC) has gone on to become one of the leading clubs from Gujarat. ARA FC started as a racquet sports centre, but soon integrated all kinds of other sports, including football. In 2018, they became the first professional football team from Gujarat to feature in the Second Division League.

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 17:16 IST

Steve Elworthy appointed new Chief Executive of Surrey County Cricket Club

London [UK], September 23 (ANI): Steve Elworthy on Thursday was appointed as the new Chief Executive of Surrey County Cricket Club.

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 17:08 IST

Proteas spinner Raisibe Ntozakhe's action found legal, allowed to resume bowling

Dubai [UAE], September 23 (ANI): The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday announced that following remedial work and re-assessment, the bowling action of South Africa off-spinner Raisibe Ntozakhe has been found to be legal, and she can resume bowling in international cricket.

Updated: Sep 23, 2021 16:38 IST

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