"The thing that stands out about the IPL is the intensity levels and competitiveness in the league," Mayank said.
While Henriques played an important role in the opening game by batting at 3, he doesn’t think he could play at the same position in the next game as that is such his role in this team and he is quite happy to do it.
"I, Tom Moody and (Muttiah) Muralitharan try to create good atmosphere and relaxed atmosphere," quoted Laxman.
The hard work modern-day cricketers put in on the field to keep themselves ahead is top notch but that is not all. Equal or even more effort is employed by the members of the support staff who though not recognized play a crucial role for the team. Lakshmi Narayanan, the current performance analyst of Gujarat […]
India’s fielding standards have grown exponentially in the last few years and now they stand amongst the best fielding sides in the world. Where fielding used to be an underrated aspect of the game, now has become a crucial part of any team’s preparation. A lot of youngsters coming up the ranks in the Indian cricketing […]
April 4, 2013: A 19-year old right arm fast-medium bowler from Gujarat made his IPL debut for the star-studded Mumbai Indians side despite having played only 9 T20 games in his professional career till that moment. He was up against another mighty team, the Royal Challengers Bangalore at the M. Chinnaswamy stadium in Bangalore, where […]
Rashid Khan, who is just 18 years old, bagged a huge deal with the Sunrisers Hyderabad for the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the IPL 2017 Auction. He was one of the two Afghanistan players who managed to get a contract from an IPL team. While Mohammad Nabi was one who […]
Not often do you get to see a player making his first-class debut top the seasons run-scorers list but Gahlaut Rahul Singh of Services amassed 945 runs in the 9 Ranji Trophy games of the 2016/17 season to make his first impression a lasting one. To top his achievement, Rahul batted mostly at No.6 and […]
At a very young age of 18, Ishan Kishan, the left-hander from Jharkhand is seen as the future Indian wicketkeeper and someone who can fill in for another Jharkhand player, MS Dhoni, one of India’s longest serving keepers and without a doubt the best wicketkeeper-batsman the team ever had. Young Kishan stood in top run-getters […]
At 21 Sanju Samson has already earned himself a reputation for being an attacking batsman and an athletic wicketkeeper. He is a competitor, doesn’t like it easy and is working hard on his way to the top. Rahul Dravid has had a huge role to play in shaping him as a cricketer right from the […]