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Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals both have had a forgettable season so far this year. Both teams will look forward to defeating each other to get some outside chance to qualify for the play-off. Two crucial points will be up for grabs in this fixture. Let’s see which team has the gall to decimate their opponents in this match. Chennai Super Kings Chennai Super Kings is ranked at sixth position in the IPL points table after their win against Sunrisers Hyderabad in the last game. They won three games and lost five games in this season of IPL. Proteas…

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Pakistan pace bowler Umar Gul has announced his retirement from all forms of cricket at the age of 36. From 47 Test matches, Gul took 163 wickets at an average of 34.06. He also claimed 179 wickets from 130 ODIs, besides 85 wickets from 60 T20Is. He also took 427 wickets across all three formats for Pakistan and was the leading wicket taker in both the 2007 and 2009 T20 World Cups. The announcement came after Balochistan, his team in Pakistan’s National T20 Cup, were eliminated from the competition. He was given a guard of honour by his teammates and…

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Royal Challengers will face Rajasthan Royals in Indian Premier League (IPL) on this Wednesday. Virat Kohli-led RCB would hope to gain vital two points by defeating Rajasthan Royals in this game. They ended up losing their second-consecutive match to the KXIP this season, last game. Both teams will want to take back all three points from this fixture. It will be a tough game to say the least, with RR eager to win as well. Rajasthan Royals Rajasthan Royals won three games and lost four games in this season. They are ranked at seventh position in the IPL points table.…

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Kings XI Punjab beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 8 wickets in Sharjah to put an end to their losing streak half-way to the cash-rich Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020. Batting first, RCB scored 171/6 and in reply KL Rahul and Chris Gayle struck fifties as KXIP chased down the total off the last ball. KL Rahul and Chris Gayle hit fine half-centuries as Kings XI Punjab finally clinched their first win. Chasing 172 in a must-win game, the in-form opening pair of Rahul (61 not off 49) and Mayank Agarwal (45 off 25) got off to a flying start before Gayle, who hasn’t…

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Defending champions Mumbai Indians will take on Kolkata Knight Riders in Indian Premier League (IPL) on this Friday. The Rohit Sharma-lead Mumbai Indians would hope to defeat KKR, as they are in top four. A win would consolidate their position at the top of the points table. Mumbai Indians Defending Champions Mumbai Indians won five games and lost two in this season. They are leading the points table in this season. Skipper Rohit Sharma and one-down batsman Suryakumar Yadav scored some amazing knocks for their team. Wicketkeeper-batsman Quinton de Cock scored some vital knocks in this season. Indian allrounder Hardik…

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South Africa is under fire and in danger of being banned from international cricket following the threat of its government to intervene in the affairs of the sport’s national body following revelations of serious misconduct by senior officials. The tension between the South African government and Cricket South Africa (CSA) relates to a long-running investigation into the affairs of the cricket body. In a strongly-worded statement, Sports Minister Nathi Mthethwa set a deadline of October 27 for the CSA to provide him in writing with reasons why he should not “exercise his right to intervene”. Mthethwa said he had informed…

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Royal Challengers Bangalore will take on the Kings XI Punjab this Thursday in the IPL 2020. Bangalore would be hoping for a big win, as Punjab have performed poorly so far this season. Their morale is down and RCB will want to capitalize on that. Royal Challengers Bangalore Bangalore won five games of seven in this season and ranked at the third position in the points table. Two legendary batsmen of the game Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers played some phenomenal knocks for their team. Bangalore won only those matches when one of them scored fifty. Young Indian opener…

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In the return of competitive professional badminton’s, fast-rising Indian shuttler Lakshya Sen beats Christo Popov in straight games in the opening round of Denmark Open, which restarted the international calendar after the seven-month forced hiatus caused by coronavirus. The tournament pushed through despite the absence of top-seed players including World No. 1 Kento Momota. Despite returning to competitive badminton for the first time since March, the Indian shuttler showed no signs of rust. He cruised into the second round after a comfortable 21-9, 21-15 win over the Frenchman. Sen, who had claimed five titles, including two Super 100 tournaments last…

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Delhi Capitals will be on loggerheads with Rajasthan Royal in Indian Premier League (IPL) on this Wednesday. Both teams will be looking forward to defeating each other to get important two points. Some good Cricket could be played, as the race to the playoffs is getting intense. Delhi Capitals Delhi Capitals have won five games in this season of IPL and lost two games so far. They are ranked at the second position the points table in this season of IPL. As wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant will be out of action for a weak due to injury, Capitals have to play…

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The Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) will not take place in 2020-21 due to the coronavirus pandemic as confirmed by Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) chief. The seventh edition of the competition has already been pushed back to December and will now be delayed until next year. The decision came up following the spike of infection in Bangladesh and the problems with foreign nationals entering the country. “BPL is not happening this year,” BCB president Nazmul Hasan told reporters at the launch of the inaugural edition of the three-team 50-over tournament at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium over the weekend. “Let’s see it in…

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