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Cricket

Knight Riders lose Narine after blistering start

BCCI

A fingerspinner has to turn the ball to get wickets - Shakib

The Bangladesh Test and T20 captain on how he can keep pace in a wristspinner-dominated world

Dasgupta: KKR bowlers haven't done anything at all

Shaun Tait, meanwhile, has a feeling about Sunrisers Hyderabad and says they'll be hard to stop as the IPL goes on

8:57

I want to win the IPL for Sunrisers Hyderabad - Abhishek Sharma

The youngster speaks about his IPL journey from Delhi Daredevils to Sunrisers Hyderabad

2:16

Fingerspinners can get variations by flighting the ball - Shakib

Sunrisers Hyderabad allrounder Shakib Al Hasan looks at why T20 is a more challenging format for fingerspinners than wristspinners, and how the former can battle this

4:31

Ready to kickstart IPL campaign when the opportunity arises - Guptill

Sunrisers Hyderabad's Martin Guptill on 'not going into IPL auctions with high hopes', reading Bhuveshnhwar Kumar's knuckleball, and much else

2:15

Royal Challengers v Super Kings

Indian Premier League

Can de Villiers add spice to one-sided rivalry?

RCB missed their talisman player in their last game, while CSK were without Dhoni. Both teams will be looking forward to their returns

Dasgupta: It's too late for RCB, they should look at next season

Both he and Shaun Tait though believe Chennai Super Kings have a problem in high-scoring games

8:24

'We were taught a lesson in the last match' - Fleming

The Chennai Super Kings coach, however, is eager to put their poor performance against Sunrisers Hyderabad behind

4:04

Pakistan in England 2019

Squad news

Shadab Khan ruled out of England series with virus

Pakistan legspinner to meet specialists in England after "tests revealed a virus that will require treatment and rest for, at least, four weeks"

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Delhi Capitals v Kings XI Punjab

IPL 2019, Delhi

Dasgupta and Tait celebrate Lamichhane's temperament

The Nepal legspinner was hit out of the park by Chris Gayle, but came back strongly to take three wickets

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Iyer, Dhawan fifties help Delhi break the home jinx

Kings XI Punjab were kept to a middling total despite Chris Gayle's explosive half-century

Talking Points - Why Kings XI were unusually aggressive in the Powerplay

Not for the first time this season, a visiting team came to the Feroz Shah Kotla with a ground-specific batting strategy

ROYALS v MUMBAI

IPL 2019, JAIPUR

With bat and in mind, Smith is happy where things are at

'Perfect team man' Ajinkya Rahane responded positively to Royals' leadership change, says the new captain

Smart stats - Was Smith the right Man of the Match?

Legspinner Shreyas Gopal was a serious contender, with a Smart Economy Rate of 2.25

How Archer and Unadkat beat the IPL's best batting side in the death

Mumbai Indians have been rampant in overs 16 to 20 thanks to Hardik Pandya and Kieron Pollard but in Jaipur they were both outdone

WCL 2019

Division Two

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