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

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Top Performers: Shaw, Dhawan seal the deal

Top Performers: Shaw, Dhawan seal the deal

Rediff.com2 days ago

Openers Shikhar Dhawan and Prithvi Shaw hit quickfire fifties as they put on a decisive opening stand of 138 runs from just 81 balls, completely exposing the lack of depth in the CSK bowling.

Turning Point: Delhi Capitals' blazing start...

Turning Point: Delhi Capitals' blazing start...

Rediff.com2 days ago

Rishabh Pant's Delhi Capitals taught Dhoni's 'Dad's Army' a cricketing lesson with a thumping seven-= wicket victory.

Top Performer: Five-star Harshal powers RCB

Top Performer: Five-star Harshal powers RCB

Rediff.com3 days ago

Harshal Patel became the first bowler in IPL history to bag a five wicket haul against the Mumbai Indians and guide Royal Challengers Bangalore to a thrilling two wicket victory, off the last ball in the IPL 2021 opener in Chennai on Friday, April 9, 2021

Turning point: A B de Villiers' stunning attack

Turning point: A B de Villiers' stunning attack

Rediff.com3 days ago

IPL 2021 got off to a perfect start as A B de Villiers' stunning late assault helped Royal Challengers Bangalore upset champions Mumbai Indians by two wickets in a last-ball finish in the opening game in Chennai on Friday.

'We are confident Pant will do a good job as captain'

'We are confident Pant will do a good job as captain'

Rediff.com6 days ago

'We decided this is the best time to give him the opportunity to lead the team.'

Should India bring in Chahal, Natarajan?

Should India bring in Chahal, Natarajan?

Rediff.com28 Mar 2021

Who would you pick for Sunday's series-deciding third One-Day International?

Should Pant or Surya replace Shreyas?

Should Pant or Surya replace Shreyas?

Rediff.com25 Mar 2021

Who would you pick for Friday's second One-Day International against England?

Turning Point: Krishna-Thakur send England crashing

Turning Point: Krishna-Thakur send England crashing

Rediff.com24 Mar 2021

Prasidh Krishna registered the best-ever figures by an Indian bowler on debut, while Shardul Thakur continued his recent good form with the ball to rally India to 66-run victory in the first ODI against England, in Pune, on Tuesday.

Top Performer: What a sensational debut!

Top Performer: What a sensational debut!

Rediff.com24 Mar 2021

Krunal Pandya smashed the fastest half-centuryr by a debutant in ODIs to power India to victory in the first ODI against England.

1st ODI: Who would YOU select?

1st ODI: Who would YOU select?

Rediff.com22 Mar 2021

Who would you pick in India's playing XI for Tuesday's first One-Day International against England?

Top Performer: Bhuvi swings it India's way

Top Performer: Bhuvi swings it India's way

Rediff.com21 Mar 2021

Bhuvneshwar Kumar registered remarkable figures of 2/15 in four overs, including 17 dot balls, in a high-scoring contest which saw over 400 runs being scored.

Turning Point: Rohit's attack stuns England!

Turning Point: Rohit's attack stuns England!

Rediff.com21 Mar 2021

Rohit Sharma stroked an entertaining 64 from 34 balls, having hit five sixes and four fours, to power India to victory in the fifth T20I.

Will Rahul be dropped for series decider?

Will Rahul be dropped for series decider?

Rediff.com19 Mar 2021

Pick your team for Saturday's fifth T20 International.

Turning Point: Thakur's Double Strike

Turning Point: Thakur's Double Strike

Rediff.com19 Mar 2021

Shardul Thakur's bowling in the 17th and 20th overs swung the game India's way.

Top Performer: Surya Steals the Show

Top Performer: Surya Steals the Show

Rediff.com19 Mar 2021

Suryakumar Kumar Yadav's maiden half-century helped India beat England by eight runs and level the series 2-2.

Top Performer: Buttler comes to the party!

Top Performer: Buttler comes to the party!

Rediff.com17 Mar 2021

Jos Buttler hit a career-best 83 to power England to a thumping eight-wicket victory.

Turning Point: Wood strikes cripple India

Turning Point: Wood strikes cripple India

Rediff.com17 Mar 2021

Mark Wood's fiery spell with the ball was instrumental in England's eight-wicket victory in the third T20 International against India in Ahmedabad on Tuesday.

Select Team: Will Rohit and Ishan open?

Select Team: Will Rohit and Ishan open?

Rediff.com15 Mar 2021

Will Mumbai Indians leg-spinner Rahul Chahar replace Royal Challengers Bangalore's Yuzvendra Chahal, who was unimpressive in the first two games?

Top Performer: Kishan a smashing hit

Top Performer: Kishan a smashing hit

Rediff.com15 Mar 2021

He started off with a boundary off the first ball he faced in international T20 cricket and did not look back from that point. He glanced Jofra Archer fine on the leg side for his first four before pulling Sam Curran for another four in the next over.

Turning Point: Bowlers choke England

Turning Point: Bowlers choke England

Rediff.com15 Mar 2021

The victory would not have been possible without the effort of the bowlers, who did extremely well to restrict the power-packed England batting line-up to a manageable 164/6 in their 20 overs.

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