Top Stories: Things that made news in the cricket world today

Top Stories: Things that made news in the cricket world today

Here are all the top headlines from the world of cricket.

Kane Williamson
Kane Williamson. (Photo by Surjeet Yadav/IANS)

Kings XI Punjab may have to pay 15 lakhs for services availed in IPL matches

  • There is more to the Indian Premier League than just cricket. The off the field drama also has a major impact on the standing of the cash-rich tournament.
  • The franchises try to acquire several sponsors to maintain a positive financial outlook.
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Tom Moody says that Kane Williamson has been a good T20 player for number of years

  • The Sunrisers Hyderabad are having a dream IPL. The orange army became the first team to qualify for the playoffs after some impressive bowling to defend low scores match after match.
  • The franchise received a huge setback at the start of the season after David Warner was ruled out of the tournament.
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Krunal Pandya feels that he is one step closer to realizing his dream of playing for India

  • The Indian Premier League offers the opportunity to the players to showcase their talent and prove their mettle against some of the best players in the world.
  • We have seen in the past that good performances in the IPL are rewarded by national selectors.
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IPL 2018: Bookies busted in Guntur, booty recovered

  • The Indian Premier League (IPL) has been a witness to a number of controversies ever since its inception.
  • While a number of on-field controversies have a marred the sanctity of the league, some off-field issues have also tarnished the reputation of the game.
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IPL 2018: Brad Hodge believes quality of local talent in India is the best

  • Indian Premier League (IPL) has provided an excellent platform for the youngsters to display their prowess against some of the best cricketers in the world.
  • Ever since its inception, a plethora of Indian cricketers have made it to the national side on the back of some consistent showings in the tournament.
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Yuzvendra Chahal to seek help from from the former Indian cricketer for England tour

  • Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) kept their playoff hopes alive after beating the Delhi Daredevils (DD).
  • The leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal was one of the reasons that Kohli-led side restricted the hosts for a par total at the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium.
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IPL 2018: MS Dhoni’s bizarre act in RR vs CSK match

  • MS Dhoni is renowned for his presence of mind on the cricket pitch, The attribute has fetched him quite a substantial amount of success over the course of his illustrious career.
  • He reads to match-situations to perfection and has been a pivotal factor for whichever team he has represented in his career.
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IPL 2018: Sunil Gavaskar believes the unnecessary throw from Watson made Dhoni lose his cool

  • Chennai Super Kings (CSK) began their comeback season by winning matches on the trot but have lost their way a bit as the tournament has progressed.
  • The skipper MS Dhoni has constantly urged his bowlers to step up and was visibly miffed over them after they failed to defend the above par total against Rajasthan Royals (RR) a couple of days ago.
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If we manage to get to the knockouts, anything can happen: AB de Villiers

  • Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) registered a much-needed victory against Delhi Daredevils at the Feroz Shah Kotla Stadium on Saturday.
  • It was the duo of Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers which pummelled the bowling attack brutally and aced the tough chase of 182 runs.
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Sandeep Lamichhane praises T20 leagues, feels they help in the growth of players

  • The Indian Premier League yet again proved why it is one of the most successful cricket leagues in the world.
  • When Delhi Daredevils handed a debut to the teenage Nepali spinner Sandeep Lamichhane during their match against Royal Challengers Bangalore.
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Sanju Samson and Rishabh Pant would be next superstars in the Indian batting: Shane Warne

  • Rajasthan Royals have had an amazing tournament on board this year. While they didn’t begin well, the Rajasthan franchise has still managed to stay alive in the tournament.
  • They need to win all their remaining games in order to make it to the playoffs.
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Yuzvendra Chahal feels that death bowling remains a concern for RCB

  • Though the shorter version of the game is being dominated by the batsmen lately, a team needs good bowlers to put up a good performance on the field.
  • Batsmen usually go hard in the first six overs when the field is up and steady the ship in the middle of the innings before they go all guns blazing at the death.
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IPL 2018: MP of Lok Sabha consoles Preity Zinta

  • The Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) have stuttered in their last few matches.
  • They lost against the Rajasthan Royals (RR) at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur by 15 runs despite KL Rahul’s masterful knock of 95 runs.
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