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Is Kohli’s India heading the Royal Challengers Bangalore way?

Is Kohli’s India heading the Royal Challengers Bangalore way?

Another game and another defeat as India conceded the three-game ODI rubber against Australia on Sunday with yet another spineless performance.One would have thought that being a top team, they would improve by leaps and bounds and come back strong in the second ODI but they played worse than before...

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Indians played as if it was a 'friendly' against Australia

Indians played as if it was a 'friendly' against Australia

India conceded the first ODI against Australia by 66 runs on Friday and it was a complacent performance by all means.They lacked intensity and it appeared as if they were playing a friendly game where winning or losing was not important at all.Many Indian players were seen trying to pal up with thei...

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IND vs AUS: Virat Kohli & co. ready for the 'Big Fight'

IND vs AUS: Virat Kohli & co. ready for the 'Big Fight'

The glamour and excitement of the Indian Premier League (IPL) has been the ideal appetiser for millions of Indian cricket fans for the main course to follow. India's cricket tour to Australia will have three ODIs, three T20Is and, finally, a four-Test match series. The arduous itinerary will bring f...

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ISL 2020-21 first tournament to kick-off in India in the new normal

ISL 2020-21 first tournament to kick-off in India in the new normal

Panjim: When ATK took on Chennaiyin FC in the last Indian Super League (ISL) season's final, the Covid-19 pandemic was just starting to become a frightening reality across the country. Played behind closed doors, the final was one of the last sporting events held in the country before normal life es...

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Rahul, Iyer can learn a thing or two from Captain Warner

Rahul, Iyer can learn a thing or two from Captain Warner

“If you have a lesser squad and still want to reach the play-offs; if things get worse during the season with injuries to key players and you still aspire to a top-four finish; if you want someone who can take tough calls like sitting out a player of international fame when he is not performing; if ...

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RCB qualify, but Kohli's power-hitting in question

RCB qualify, but Kohli's power-hitting in question

Virat Kohli has had a totally unconvincing IPL so far this year — by his high standards. While he has shown he can still score a lot of runs in T20s, sadly, from all appearances, he can’t score these runs at a good clip.  He has been putting on clinics as to how  to build an innings; how t...

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Sourav Ganguly tips not working for Delhi Capitals?

Sourav Ganguly tips not working for Delhi Capitals?

David Gower was the first cricketer to attract Sourav Ganguly to the game. And we grew up looking up to Ganguly and considering his never-say-die spirit through thick and thin as life lessons.Ganguly was the God of off-side. The way he danced down the track and hit the ball out of the park are memor...

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How MS Dhoni wasted Ruturaj Gaikwad

How MS Dhoni wasted Ruturaj Gaikwad

It is only human to make an error and MS Dhoni erred in abundance in IPL 2020.Dhoni has been the epicenter to all the success which made Chennai Super Kings one of the most consistent sides in the IPL. He also owes a big hand in their debacle this season.Where did Dhoni go wrong? At a number of plac...

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Is IPL circus of the loud and bling but no real substance?

Is IPL circus of the loud and bling but no real substance?

Change is the only constant. In keeping with that aphorism... a change of massive proportion has touched cricket in India in recent years with IPL being the causative agent. However the tendentious question is: has this change been beneficial, at least on important levels?  It has certainly bro...

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Will Virat Kohli ever take a knee?

Will Virat Kohli ever take a knee?

India captain Virat Kohli is better known as chiku to his close ones and has broken records for fun to establish himself as the finest modern day cricketer.  While there is little to be corrected about his cricket and more to be learnt - Kohli is far from being a complete role-model.This genera...

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