The IPL has started with a bang already. Mini recap:Day 1: Everything goes right for RCB from Harshal's heroics with the 5-for, good death bowling as MI only scored 67 of the last 66 balls and Glenn Maxwell scoring more than his highest last season while also hitting a reverse sweep six (he didn't hit … Continue reading Will SRH Rise to the Challenge of the Knights?
Coronavirus tried hard to put a dampener on cricket but it bounced back in style. It has merely been 6 months but it has been action packed with stupendous cricket. We saw the most intense IPL season ever, the best test series ever played, the comeback at Motera and the rise of many Indian stars. … Continue reading IPL 2021 Preview – Can the Monopoly of the Mumbai Indians be Challenged?
Impossible?It already starts off at difficult, attempting to beat Australia with their world class bowling attack and 2 among the best test batsmen in the world. The difficulty is only magnified if a team must achieve this feat Down Under, on Australian Soil. Nothing gets better after the debacle at Adelaide, suffering a miserable loss … Continue reading Mission Impossible 7: Travesty to Triumph
The Abysmal 36 at Adelaide, the Magic at Melbourne and the Sydney Spectacle. What a show it was! A show of grit, guts and gumption as the players poured their hearts out while fighting odds, injury and pressure in a glorious match for the ages. A team missing three of its premier four pacers, it's … Continue reading India Nearly Fall Back Down Under
49204084041 That isn't some peculiar phone number but it is the string of scores of the Indian Batsmen in the 2nd innings of their test match against Australia. Abysmal. Shambolic. Disastrous. There aren't enough words to describe the performance so I'll let the numbers paint a picture. Their total was a paltry 36 runs. More … Continue reading India Get Stuck Down Under
56 days of nerves, excitement, surprises and most of all, extremely entertaining cricket. TheIPL has come to a close after a wild season where the IPL lived up to its claim to fame: the birthplace of emerging stars of the future, and the biggest -and arguably the most excitingcricketing league worldwide. So, it's about time … Continue reading XI of the Season +bonus – IPL
*cue the song* Duniya hila diye hum! (play of words on our slogan - duniya hila denge hum which means we will rock the world so I changed it to we rocked the world).Who concocted a myth saying we couldn't win in even years (though nothing was quite even in 2020 except for the 0 … Continue reading WE ARE THE CHAMPIONS!
So…here we are. We have had a thrilling season of cricket, probably one of the best ever. What has made it even better is that this entire season was just a bonus, because all of us had convinced ourselves that there wasn’t going to be an IPL this year and we had made our peace […]The … Continue reading The Final Countdown-Reblog
After 46 days of thrilling matches full of agony and ecstasy, throat rattling screaming and just insane fun, we have our 4 teams that have sealed their playoff berths. This IPL was extremely closely contested with more super overs than any other season and every team reaching 12 points for the first time in IPL … Continue reading Kings to Peasants-CSK IPL Review
Mumbai Indians vs Royal Challengers Bangalore. Two teams with massive fan followings. Two teams at the top of the table. Two teams looking to qualify and seal their spot in the playoffs and likely the top 2. AND MUMBAI EMERGED VICTORIOUS! While statistically, no team is qualified and only CSK is eliminated from the race. … Continue reading SKY has No Limit