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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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How BCCI can reschedule IPL 2021

How BCCI can reschedule IPL 2021

Rediff.com1 days ago

Niranjan Shah suggests that the BCCI not rush to take a decision and wait for a couple of months to see how the COVID-19 situation develops before taking a call on IPL 2021.

Will Arzan Nagwaswalla make cricket history?

Will Arzan Nagwaswalla make cricket history?

Rediff.com4 days ago

Arzan Nagwaswalla could be the first Parsi to play cricket for India in 46 years.

Will T20 World Cup be sacrificed for IPL?

Will T20 World Cup be sacrificed for IPL?

Rediff.com4 May 2021

31 games (including the play-offs) in IPL 2021 are left to be played and October-November will be the only period when international players will be available since no country has any series scheduled in view of the T20 World Cup.

Turning Point: Buttler-Samson blow away SRH

Turning Point: Buttler-Samson blow away SRH

Rediff.com3 May 2021

Jos Buttler stroked a career-best 124, while Sanju Samson hit a quickfire 48 to power Rajasthan Royals to a 55-run victory against SunRisers Hyderabad.

Top Performer: Buttler's Royals treat

Top Performer: Buttler's Royals treat

Rediff.com3 May 2021

He scored 34 from the first 32 balls he faced before turning things in style by smashing 90 runs from the next 32.

Turning Point: Mumbai's tight bowling in death overs

Turning Point: Mumbai's tight bowling in death overs

Rediff.com30 Apr 2021

Jasprit Bumrah and Trent Boult stifled the Rajasthan Royals batting line-up in the final overs to play a crucial role in Mumbai Indians' comfortable seven-wicket victory on Thursday.

Top Performer: De Kock is back to form!

Top Performer: De Kock is back to form!

Rediff.com30 Apr 2021

Quinton de Kock finally found form as he stroked his first half-century in IPL 2021 to power Mumbai Indians to a seven-wicket victory against Rajasthan Royals, in the IPL match, in Delhi on Thursday.

Top Performer: Awesome De Villiers

Top Performer: Awesome De Villiers

Rediff.com28 Apr 2021

AB de Villiers smashed an unbeaten half-century as Royal Challengers Bangalore escaped with a narrow victory over Delhi Capitals in the IPL match in Ahmedabad on Tuesday.

Turning Point: Hetmyer's heroics in vain

Turning Point: Hetmyer's heroics in vain

Rediff.com28 Apr 2021

Shimron Hetmyer's magnificent half-century went in vain as Delhi Capitals suffered a slender one-run defeat against Royal Challengers Bangalore in a thrilling IPL encounter in Ahmedabad on Tuesday, April 27, 2021.

Top Performers: KKR's bowling attack

Top Performers: KKR's bowling attack

Rediff.com27 Apr 2021

Courtesy of a clinical performance by their bowlers, Kolkata Knight Riders outclassed Punjab Kings by six wickets in the IPL match, in Ahmedabad, on Monday.

Turning Point: Batting lets down Punjab

Turning Point: Batting lets down Punjab

Rediff.com27 Apr 2021

Punjab Kings' batsmen came up with a shocking performance against Kolkata Knight Riders in Ahmedabad on Monday as they suffered a five-wicket thrashing with 3.2 overs to spare, in Ahmedabad, on Monday.

Top Performer: Morris too hot to handle

Top Performer: Morris too hot to handle

Rediff.com25 Apr 2021

Chris Morris took four wickets to power Rajasthan Royals to an easy six-wicket victory against Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL match, in Mumbai, on Saturday.

Turning Point: KKR's slow start

Turning Point: KKR's slow start

Rediff.com25 Apr 2021

Kolkata Knight Riders' batting woes continued as they went down to Rajasthan Royals by six wickets and suffered their fourth straight defeat in IPL 2021.

Top Performer: Ever Reliable Bairstow!

Top Performer: Ever Reliable Bairstow!

Rediff.com22 Apr 2021

Jonny Bairstow hit an unbeaten half-century to help Sunrisers Hyderabad end their losing run and register their first win in IPL 2021.

Turning Point: Punjab's flop batting

Turning Point: Punjab's flop batting

Rediff.com22 Apr 2021

Punjab Kings batsmen failed to live up to expectations as they went down to Sunrisers Hyderabad by nine wickets and slipped to the bottom of the IPL standings.

Top Performers: Moeen, Jadeja send Royals crashing

Top Performers: Moeen, Jadeja send Royals crashing

Rediff.com20 Apr 2021

While Moeen Ali sparkled with excellent figures of 3/7 in three overs, Ravindra Jadeja took 2/28 in four overs as the two spinners consigned Royals to a thumping 45-run defeat.

Turning Point: Royals' stunning collapse

Turning Point: Royals' stunning collapse

Rediff.com20 Apr 2021

Rajasthan Royals lost five wickets for eight runs in the space of 21 balls and their hopes were all but over after being reduced to 95/7 in the 15th over.

Top Performer: AB blasts RCB to victory

Top Performer: AB blasts RCB to victory

Rediff.com19 Apr 2021

If Maxwell brought RCB back in the contest, de Villiers literally batted KKR out of the match with his cracking 76 not out from 34 balls, hitting nine fours and three sixes.

Turning Point: Maxwell is RCB's saviour

Turning Point: Maxwell is RCB's saviour

Rediff.com19 Apr 2021

Glenn Maxwell hit his second half-century in a row to power Royal Challengers Bangalore to their best-ever start in the IPL.

Top Performer: Miller's Royal showing

Top Performer: Miller's Royal showing

Rediff.com16 Apr 2021

David Miller hit a superb 62 from 43 balls which helped Rajasthan Royals get back into the contest after a horror start.

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