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Which IPL players made Australia tour?

Which IPL players made Australia tour?

Rediff.com40 minutes ago

The Indian team for Australia classified by IPL franchise.

Turning Point: Shami's strikes

Turning Point: Shami's strikes

Rediff.com2 days ago

Shami was the standout bowler for the Kings XI Punjab, picking three wickets.

Star Performers: Gayle and Mandeep

Star Performers: Gayle and Mandeep

Rediff.com2 days ago

Chris Gayle and Mandeep Singh added 100 runs from 61 balls to take Kings XI Punjab home with seven balls to spare.

Turning Point: Hardik lets Stokes off the hook

Turning Point: Hardik lets Stokes off the hook

Rediff.com3 days ago

Ben Stokes was on 26 and Rajasthan had lost two quick wickets and were languishing at 55-2.

Star Performer: Ben AMAZING Stokes!

Star Performer: Ben AMAZING Stokes!

Rediff.com3 days ago

Ben Stokes justified Rajasthan Royals's decision to opening the batting with him as he slammed 14 fours and three sixes in a 60-ball 107.

The Indian Tigress is ready to fight!

The Indian Tigress is ready to fight!

Rediff.com6 days ago

'I want to win the MMA World championship.'

Turning Point: Gayle, Pooran onslaught

Turning Point: Gayle, Pooran onslaught

Rediff.com21 Oct 2020

Chasing 165, Nicholas Pooran smashed a 28-ball 53 as Glenn Maxwell and Chris Gayle played useful knocks as Kings XI Punjab completed a hat-trick of victories.

Star Performer: Shikhar, the one!

Star Performer: Shikhar, the one!

Rediff.com21 Oct 2020

While wickets were falling, at the other end, Dhawan stayed cool and grew in confidence

Turning Point: Shami's incredible Super Over

Turning Point: Shami's incredible Super Over

Rediff.com19 Oct 2020

Shami unleashed yorker after yorker to keep Kings XI in the match.

Star Performer: Jasprit Bumrah stamps his class

Star Performer: Jasprit Bumrah stamps his class

Rediff.com19 Oct 2020

Jasprit Bumrah showcased why he is rated so highly as a bowler on Sunday night.

Turning Point: Axar Patel's 5-ball 21

Turning Point: Axar Patel's 5-ball 21

Rediff.com18 Oct 2020

Axar Patel played a cracking cameo to finish off the game in style.

Star Performer: Dhawan's match winning 101

Star Performer: Dhawan's match winning 101

Rediff.com18 Oct 2020

Dhawan took control of the proceedings with a flurry of boundaries to keep the scoreboard ticking.

Turning Point: KKR's top order failure

Turning Point: KKR's top order failure

Rediff.com17 Oct 2020

Pat Cummins's gutsy half-century and Captain Eoin Morgan's cautious 39 runs helped Kolkata Knight Riders post 148 after an awful start.

Star Performer: De Kock glows for MI

Star Performer: De Kock glows for MI

Rediff.com17 Oct 2020

De Kock's knock featured nine fours and three sixes, a testament to his total domination over the KKR bowling.

Turning Point: RCB bowlers choke KKR

Turning Point: RCB bowlers choke KKR

Rediff.com13 Oct 2020

The RCB spinners choked KKR for runs; and in the batsmen's bid to make up the run-rate KKR lost wickets regularly.

Star Performer: The AB Blitzkrieg

Star Performer: The AB Blitzkrieg

Rediff.com13 Oct 2020

AB de Villiers demolished KKR with a magnificent unbeaten 73 from just 33 balls.

Turning Point: Tewatia-Parag's 17th over assault

Turning Point: Tewatia-Parag's 17th over assault

Rediff.com12 Oct 2020

An 85 run partnership between Rahul Tewatia (45 off 28) and Riyan Parag (42 off 26) saw the Rajasthan Royals through with a five wicket victory

Star Performer: Tewatia does it again!

Star Performer: Tewatia does it again!

Rediff.com12 Oct 2020

Rahul Tewatia smashed an unbeaten 45 off 28 balls as the Royals overhauled the 159 run target with a ball to spare.

Turning Point: Hetmyer's brilliant fielding

Turning Point: Hetmyer's brilliant fielding

Rediff.com10 Oct 2020

Hetmyer was a livewire in the field and took three sensational catches.

Star Performer: Stoinis shines with bat and ball

Star Performer: Stoinis shines with bat and ball

Rediff.com10 Oct 2020

In three of Delhi's five wins this season, Marcus Stoinis has been the game-changer with the bat and ball.

IPL 2020: The coolest masks

IPL 2020: The coolest masks

Rediff.com6 Oct 2020

Some cricketers try to add personality and a unique style to their masks by getting customised graphics on them.

Turning Point: Thakur's 2 wickets

Turning Point: Thakur's 2 wickets

Rediff.com5 Oct 2020

Shardul Thakur's two wickets in two balls in the 18th over put the brakes on the KXIP innings.

Star Performers: Watto and Faf

Star Performers: Watto and Faf

Rediff.com5 Oct 2020

Three-time champions Chennai Super Kings registered the first 10-wicket win of IPL 2020 thanks to its highest-ever opening stand in the popular T20 league.

Star Performers: Watto and Faf

Star Performers: Watto and Faf

Rediff.com5 Oct 2020

Three-time champions Chennai Super Kings registered the first 10-wicket win of IPL 2020 thanks to its highest-ever opening stand in the popular T20 league.

Turning Point: Iyer, Pant's 72 run partnership

Turning Point: Iyer, Pant's 72 run partnership

Rediff.com4 Oct 2020

Iyer and Pant mixed caution with aggression.

Star Performer: Shreyas leads from front

Star Performer: Shreyas leads from front

Rediff.com4 Oct 2020

Shreyas Iyer smacked seven sixes and eight fours in his unbeaten 38-ball 88 to help the team post 228

Top Performer: When there's Gill, KKR has a way

Top Performer: When there's Gill, KKR has a way

Rediff.com27 Sep 2020

Shubhman Gill once again impressed with his composure and knack of converting starts into significant contributions.

Turning point: KKR bowlers keep it tight and tidy

Turning point: KKR bowlers keep it tight and tidy

Rediff.com27 Sep 2020

KKR bowlers never let any SRH batsman get comfortable in the middle and that reflected on the scorecard.

Why Devdutt Padikkal may be the find of IPL 2020

Why Devdutt Padikkal may be the find of IPL 2020

Rediff.com22 Sep 2020

'He has the mental strength and skill to play anybody and any attack.' 'He is a fearless cricketer.'

'Dhoni has never shown his palm to an astrologer'

'Dhoni has never shown his palm to an astrologer'

Rediff.com19 Aug 2020

'He believes in his destiny and says "naseeb accha hai, chalne do".'

39 facts you must know about Dhoni

39 facts you must know about Dhoni

Rediff.com17 Aug 2020

There are many interesting facts and stats about Dhoni's fabulous career.

IPL 2020: How Virat, Rohit, Rahul, Hardik are gearing up

IPL 2020: How Virat, Rohit, Rahul, Hardik are gearing up

Rediff.com13 Aug 2020

IPL 2020 will be the first assignment since March for most cricketers.

Hey, our cricketers are bowling maidens over!!!!

Hey, our cricketers are bowling maidens over!!!!

Rediff.com11 Aug 2020

Virat Kohli has set the bar high for the husbands and lovebugs out there. Check out some of them who take a cue from their inspirational leader...

'She is like a lioness in the ring'

'She is like a lioness in the ring'

Rediff.com28 Jul 2020

'She has not forgotten where she comes from.' 'It is unfortunate that we do not celebrate her boxing career, but she says she has learned to be happy.' 'All the rejections and corruption has given her courage.'

'No one expects a girl to race!'

'No one expects a girl to race!'

Rediff.com20 Jul 2020

Mumbai teenager Aashi Hanspal is a rising star in motorsport.

Why Dutee Chand wants to sell her BMW

Why Dutee Chand wants to sell her BMW

Rediff.com15 Jul 2020

'Today, I don't have any cash!'

Coming soon: The Dutee Chand biopic!

Coming soon: The Dutee Chand biopic!

Rediff.com14 Jul 2020

Will Anil Kapoor or Rakeysh Mehra make the Dutee Chand biopic?

Dhoni@39: 14 things you didn't know

Dhoni@39: 14 things you didn't know

Rediff.com7 Jul 2020

From TC to Cricket Legend, what an incredible journey Mahi has had!

PIX: Sakshi and Dhoni, 10 happy years

PIX: Sakshi and Dhoni, 10 happy years

Rediff.com6 Jul 2020

'Whatever I have learned, I have learned with him and through him.'

Why Rani Rampal and her team raised Rs 2 mn

Why Rani Rampal and her team raised Rs 2 mn

Rediff.com24 Jun 2020

'Something like this was never taken up by the women's hockey team before and I am very proud we used our time during the lockdown for a good cause.'

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