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Harish Kotian

Harish Kotian writes on cricket and sports. You can e-mail the author at harishk@rediff.co.in

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DC-PBKS: Turning Point: Marsh's 63

DC-PBKS: Turning Point: Marsh's 63

Rediff.com11 hours ago

Marsh stayed at the crease for more than 18 overs, which was instrumental in steering Delhi to 159/7 on a difficult pitch despite the middle order wobble.

'Cricket helped me recover from family tragedies'

'Cricket helped me recover from family tragedies'

Rediff.com14 hours ago

'My father's dreams for me were connected to cricket.'
'I knew if I did well in cricket, his soul would rest in peace.'

DC-PBKS: Top Performer: Lord Thakur Comes Good

DC-PBKS: Top Performer: Lord Thakur Comes Good

Rediff.com17 hours ago

Medium pace all-rounder Thakur, popularly known as 'Lord Thakur' on social media, was bought by the Delhi Capitals for Rs 10.75 crore (Rs 107.5 million), but had struggled to make an impact with the ball so far. He made it count right when it mattered in a must-win game.

PBKS vs RCB: Top Performers: Bairstow, Livingstone

PBKS vs RCB: Top Performers: Bairstow, Livingstone

Rediff.com3 days ago

Jonny Bairstow and Liam Livingstone blasted superb half-centuries to power Punjab Kings to a thumping 54-run win in a must-win match against the Royal Challengers Bangalore.

PBKS vs RCB: Turning Point: Kings' Powerplay!

PBKS vs RCB: Turning Point: Kings' Powerplay!

Rediff.com3 days ago

Courtesy of Jonny Bairstow's stunning attack, Punjab raced to 83/3 in six overs -- the highest Powerplay score in IPL 2022.

GT-MI: Top Performer: David Turns Goliath

GT-MI: Top Performer: David Turns Goliath

Rediff.com7 May 2022

Tim David's late cameo was instrumental in the Mumbai Indians' thrilling victory against the Gujarat Titans in the IPL 2022 match at the Brabourne stadium in Mumbai on Friday.

GT-MI Turning Point: Hardik's Run Out

GT-MI Turning Point: Hardik's Run Out

Rediff.com7 May 2022

Hardik Pandya's wicket proved to be a big blow for Gujarat Titans as they messed up which otherwise should have been a straightforward run chase.

'Hardik has ticked all the boxes as captain'

'Hardik has ticked all the boxes as captain'

Rediff.com6 May 2022

'Hardik has done very well and I have been impressed by his leadership.' 'His approach is in line with a modern-style of leadership which is collaborative.'

Turning Point: Lomror-Patidar Rescue RCB

Turning Point: Lomror-Patidar Rescue RCB

Rediff.com5 May 2022

Royal Challengers Bangalore must thank their two unheralded batters Rajat Patidar and Mahipal Lomror for their crucial knocks which played a big role in their 13 run victory against the Chennai Super Kings.

Top Performer: Harshal's Royal Act!

Top Performer: Harshal's Royal Act!

Rediff.com5 May 2022

RCB pacer Harshal Patel took 3/35 and was rightly named player of the match against CSK.

Turning Point: Rahul-Hooda Stand

Turning Point: Rahul-Hooda Stand

Rediff.com2 May 2022

K L Rahul and Deepak Hooda's half-century steered the Lucknow Giants to a six-run victory against the Delhi Capitals.

'Shah Rukh Never Interferes In KKR'

'Shah Rukh Never Interferes In KKR'

Rediff.com2 May 2022

'Sometimes we arrange a Zoom call just for him to say hello to the players, that's about it.' 'But otherwise, no, no direct talk, it's never happened, even in a normal year.' 'After the game, you win, you lose, SRK is there to encourage the team, give them hugs.'

Top Performer: Lucknow Express Mohsin

Top Performer: Lucknow Express Mohsin

Rediff.com2 May 2022

Mohsin Khan produced an incredible spell of fast bowling to power Lucknow Super Giants to a six-run victory against Delhi Capitals in the IPL 2022 match at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Sunday.

Top Performer: Fast And Furious Umran

Top Performer: Fast And Furious Umran

Rediff.com28 Apr 2022

Umran Malik came up with one of the most bowling destructive spells in IPL history, but it was in vain as the Sunrisers Hyderabad went down to the Gujarat Titans by five wickets.

Turning Point: Stunning Rashid-Tewatia

Turning Point: Stunning Rashid-Tewatia

Rediff.com28 Apr 2022

Rashid and Rahul turned the game on its head with their unbeaten 59-run stand from just 24 balls.

Will Mumbai Indians Dump The 15 Crore Man?

Will Mumbai Indians Dump The 15 Crore Man?

Rediff.com25 Apr 2022

Mumbai Indians's record signing Ishan Kishan has registered scores of 14, 26, 3, 13, 0 and 8 in his last six innings at a lowly strike rate of 62.

Top Performer: Russell Shines, KKR Flop

Top Performer: Russell Shines, KKR Flop

Rediff.com24 Apr 2022

Andre Russell produced a superb showing with ball and bat, but it still wasn't enough to prevent the Kolkata Knight Riders from going down by eight runs against the Gujarat Titans.

Kohli: Golden Run To Golden Ducks

Kohli: Golden Run To Golden Ducks

Rediff.com24 Apr 2022

This is the first time that Virat Kohli has fallen for golden ducks in successive matches in his IPL career.

Turning Point: Shami's Opening Spell

Turning Point: Shami's Opening Spell

Rediff.com24 Apr 2022

Mohammed Shami's opening spell of 2/6 in two overs gave the Gujarat Titans the early momentum with the new ball.

'Winning the IPL is not easy'

'Winning the IPL is not easy'

Rediff.com22 Apr 2022

'The players all appreciate -- we all appreciate -- the fact that despite the pandemic and the restrictions, because of all of this protocol that has been put in place, the IPL season is still happening.'

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