1, 0, W, W, 6: Watch Ashwin’s final over in Qualifier 2 against KKR that kept all cricket fans on edge

DC were certainly expected to qualify for the final but Tripathi’s six was the final nail in the coffin. Delhi had lost and KKR will now take on Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in the final on Friday in Dubai. Ravichandran Ashwin’s last over against Kolkata Knight Riders delivered an optimal dose of thrill during the …

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Dramatic ups and downs in an over to take Rahul Tripathi home to KKR

KKR needed 7 runs from 6 balls to make it to the final. Rahul Tripathi could have easily scored “1 run in 5 balls”, showing deserved disrespect to Ashwin’s rank long-hop. He swung the bat but the ball rolled over long-on, and equally slowly, Tripathi would pull his legs to the non-striker’s end. Did he …

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IPL 2021: KKR recover from a late defeat by defeating Delhi Capitals to reach IPL final

Chasing 136, Kolkata Knight Riders might have thought they sealed the game after an opening partnership of 96 runs. But T20 cricket can change in a couple of overs. The same thing happened in Qualifier 2 held at Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Wednesday. After the 16th over, with KKR needing 13 off 24 balls, Delhi …

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IPL 2021: ‘I don’t have words to express how I feel’ – Rishabh Pant after missing out on Delhi Capitals final

Frustrated Rishabh Pant said he has no words to express how he is feeling after Delhi Capitals’ loss in Qualifier 2 against Kolkata Knight Riders on Wednesday and failing to make the final. DC scored 135/5 in 20 overs after KKR captain Eoin Morgan won the toss and elected to bowl. KKR openers Shubman Gill …

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IPL 2021: ‘I got a little angry in the last match, tell the boys that’ – DC Coach Ricky Ponting

Delhi Capitals coach Ricky Ponting admitted that he was not happy with his team’s efforts in the first qualifier against Chennai Super Kings. DC had to defend 13 runs in the middle of MS Dhoni in the final over. But the CSK captain hit Tom Curran for three fours and took five wickets for his …

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IPL 2021: ‘These conditions are difficult for anyone’ – Ajit Agarkar on Marcus Stoinis’ return to Delhi Capitals XI

Delhi Capitals fans got a good news on Wednesday as DC skipper Rishabh Pant announced at the toss that Marcus Stoinis is returning to the playing XI in place of Tom Curran. Stoinis was injured in DC’s first game of the United Arab Emirates leg – and his absence has affected the Delhi team’s balance. …

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The new Superman takes off with rainbow colors

American comic book publisher DC Comics announced that the new Superman will be revealed as a bisexual man. The 17-year-old son of Clark Kent and Lois Lane, Jonathan Kent—the new Superman—will appear in a romantic relationship with a male friend, Jay Nakamura. DC Comics announced on National Coming Out Day (October 11), an annual LGBT …

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Shubman Gill and Prithvi Shaw: Window of opportunity for IPL

Shubman Gill hardly made any mistake in his short Test career. Making his debut in Melbourne, he scored an impressive 45 and an unbeaten 35 in India’s victory. They ended the series with an impressive 91-run victory on the final day of the Brisbane Test. It’s the kind of start that ensures a long run …

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IPL 2021: Delhi Capitals to threaten KKR’s Naren-led spin on slow Sharjah

Against an attack led by three skilled spinners on a slow pitch, it is likely to be 12 overs of real challenge for the Delhi Capitals (DC) batsmen in IPL Qualifier 2 against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) at the Sharjah Stadium on Wednesday . Sunil Narine’s dismissal of Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers and Glenn …

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