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Indian T20 League: Chennai overpower Kolkata to win fourth title

Faf du Plessis struck a 59-ball 86, while Shardul Thakur picked up three crucial wickets to steer Chennai to their fourth Indian T20 League title. MS Dhonii’s men defeated Kolkata by 27 runs. It is Chennai’s first silverware since the...

Indian T20 League: Tripathi holds nerve as Kolkata reach final

Kolkata overcame a meltdown to beat Delhi by three wickets and seal their place in the Indian T20 League final for the first time since 2014. Chasing a modest 136, the two-time winners were just 13 runs away from the...

CHE vs KOL, Indian T20 2021 Paytm First Games prediction: Fantasy tips for CHENNAI vs KOLKATA

Venue: Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai Time: 7:30 PM IST Average score at venue: 160 Win percentage while batting first: 36.54% Pitch conditions: The team batting first will be under a lot of pressure in the final of the Indian...

Indian T20 League: Narine masterclass knocks out Bangalore

Cometh the hour, cometh the man! Sunil Narine weaved magic with bat and ball as Kolkata beat Bangalore by four wickets and set up a clash with Delhi in the Indian T20 League Qualifier 2. The Caribbean all-rounder claimed a...

DEL vs KOL, Indian T20 2021 Paytm First Games prediction: Fantasy tips for DELHI vs KOLKATA

Venue: Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah Time: 7:30 PM IST Average score at venue: 163 Win percentage while batting first: 33.33% Pitch conditions: The batsmen from both the teams, Delhi and Kolkata, will be under pressure to garner runs on this...

Indian T20 League: Gaikwad, Uthappa steer Chennai into final

Ruturaj Gaikwad and Robin Uthappa hit half-centuries, while MS Dhonii struck three fours in the final over to help Chennai beat Delhi by four wickets in Qualifier 1 and seal a place in the final of the Indian T20 League...

BAN vs KOL, Indian T20 2021 Paytm First Games prediction: Fantasy tips for BANGALORE vs KOLKATA

Venue: Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah Time: 7:30 PM IST Average score at venue: 164 Win percentage while batting first: 44.44% Pitch conditions: The pitch at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium has remained a puzzle for most of the teams in Indian...

Indian T20 League: Bharat heroics help Bangalore pip Delhi

Srikar Bharat dispatched a full toss over the ropes for a six as Bangalore clinched a stunning win over table-toppers Delhi in the final league stage fixture of the 2021 season. It was a terrific comeback by Virat Kohli’s men,...

Indian T20 League: Mumbai beat Hyderabad in a high-scoring contest

Mumbai ended their hopes of a hat-trick of titles despite victory over Hyderabad on Friday. After Kolkata’s comprehensive win over Rajasthan, Mumbai had an improbable task at their hands. The five-time champions had to bat first and win the match...

Indian T20 League: Kolkata humble rudderless Rajasthan

Kolkata came up with a commanding performance to thrash Rajasthan by 86 runs at Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Thursday. The thumping win eliminated Punjab and Rajasthan from the tournament and put them on the brink of playoffs. Meanwhile, Rajasthan finished...

Indian T20 League: Magnificent Rahul help Punjab crush Chennai

With Punjab’s playoff hopes mathematically alive, K L Rahul had no option but to switch to carnage mode on a track where Chennai’s top-order struggled. The Punjab skipper single-handedly chased down 135 with seven overs to spare. He struck a...

CHE vs DEL, Indian T20 2021 Paytm First Games prediction: Fantasy tips for CHENNAI vs DELHI

Venue: Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai Time: 7:30 PM IST Average score at venue: 159 Win percentage while batting first: 37.25% Pitch conditions: The pitch at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium has been a haven for the batsmen, especially those...

Saudi-led consortium buys Newcastle United

English Premier League club Newcastle United has new owners. A consortium led by Saudi Arabia’s Public Investment Fund (PIF), PCP Capital Partners, and RB Sports & Media completed a £300m deal to buy the club from British billionaire Mike Ashley,...

Indian T20 League: Hyderabad snatch thrilling win over Bangalore

Hyderabad came into the UAE leg with slim chances of making it to the playoffs. They became the first team to be eliminated from the 2021 edition after the defeat against Punjab. However, since then, the men in orange have...

BAN vs DEL, Indian T20 2021 Paytm First Games prediction: Fantasy tips for BANGALORE vs DELHI

Venue: Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai Time: 7:30 PM IST Average score at venue: 160 Win percentage while batting first: 38.78% Pitch conditions: The pitch at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium remains favourable to batsmen, with teams batting second enjoying...

HYD vs MUM, Indian T20 2021 Paytm First Games prediction: Fantasy tips for Hyderabad vs Mumbai

Venue: Sheikh Zayed International Stadium, Abu Dhabi Time: 7:30 PM IST Average score at venue: 163 Win percentage while batting first: 43.40% Pitch conditions: As witnessed in the contest between Team Bangalore and Team Hyderabad on Wednesday night, the pitch...

KOL vs RAJ, Indian T20 2021 Paytm First Games prediction: Fantasy tips for KOLKATA vs RAJASTHAN

Venue: Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah Time: 7:30 PM IST Average score at venue: 165 Win percentage while batting first: 44.68% Pitch conditions:   Team Kolkata will look to impose themselves both with the bat and the ball against Team Rajasthan...

CHE vs PUN, Indian T20 2021 Paytm First Games prediction: Fantasy tips for CHENNAI vs PUNJAB

Venue: Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai Time: 3:30 PM IST Average score at venue: 160 Win percentage while batting first: 38.78% Pitch conditions: With Team Punjab effectively out of the race for a spot in the Indian T20 League 2021...

Indian T20 League: Mumbai bowlers set up big win over Rajasthan

Mumbai thrived under pressure, while Rajasthan succumbed to it. The five-time winners knocked out the Sanju Samson-led side and kept their playoff hopes alive with an eight-wicket win at Sharjah Cricket Stadium. Mumbai, who restricted Rajasthan for just 90, wrapped...

Indian T20 League: Hetmyer leads Delhi to victory over Chennai

A resilient Delhi climbed to the top of the table after a three-wicket win over Chennai on Monday. The Rishabh Pant-led side became the first team to register ten wins this season. It was also their fourth consecutive victory over...

BAN vs HYD, Indian T20 2021 Paytm First Games prediction: Fantasy tips for BANGALORE vs HYDERABAD

Venue: Sheikh Zayed International Stadium, Abu Dhabi   Time: 7:30 PM IST Average score at venue: 163 Win percentage while batting first: 44.07%  Pitch conditions: On a batting-friendly wicket at the Sheikh Zayed International Stadium in Abu Dhabi, both Team Bangalore...

European Football Round-up: Atletico beat Barca; City, Liverpool play out thriller

Atletico Madrid go level on points with Real Madrid, Manchester City and Liverpool share points in an epic clash, and Napoli maintain their 100% record. Meanwhile, Bayern Munich and Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) suffer their first league defeats of the season....

Indian T20 League: Kolkata inflict another defeat on Hyderabad

Hyderabad will finish bottom of the Indian T20 League points table in the 2021 season after a six-wicket defeat at the hands of Kolkata at Dubai International Stadium on Sunday. Kolkata have boosted their playoff hopes with the win, and...

Indian T20 League: Bangalore qualify for playoffs

It was a tense finish at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, but Virat Kohli's men kept their cool to beat Punjab by six runs and clinch a playoff spot for the second season in a row. It was also the first time...