Aadam Patel

Freelance sports reporter


Andre Russell inspires Deccan Gladiators to Abu Dhabi T10 title with brutal 90 not out
Andre Russell inspires Deccan Gladiators to Abu Dhabi T10 title with brutal 90 not out

Reinvented as an opener, Russell dominates 159-run stand with Tom Kohler-Cadmore

Dominic Drakes four-for helps ensure Team Abu Dhabi wait goes on
Dominic Drakes four-for helps ensure Team Abu Dhabi wait goes on

Liam Livingstone's side suffer batting implosion as Bulls charge into T10 final

Kohler-Cadmore and Hasaranga have Gladiators dreaming of T10 title
Kohler-Cadmore and Hasaranga have Gladiators dreaming of T10 title

They will go into the final on Saturday as the favourites, having topped the league stage and brushed aside Delhi Bulls

Rahmanullah Gurbaz brings holiday fireworks as Delhi Bulls clinch top-two spot
Rahmanullah Gurbaz brings holiday fireworks as Delhi Bulls clinch top-two spot

Thrashing of Team Abu Dhabi set up by Gurbaz's scintillating 69 off 29 balls

Wanindu Hasaranga five-for seals win after Tom Kohler-Cadmore fireworks
Wanindu Hasaranga five-for seals win after Tom Kohler-Cadmore fireworks

Deccan Gladiators destroy Bangla Tigers with bat and ball

Faf du Plessis points to CSA's 'unrealistic expectation' for not playing for South Africa anymore
Faf du Plessis points to CSA's 'unrealistic expectation' for not playing for South Africa anymore

On T10 cricket: "It's completely different than I thought. I think you're never too old to learn, so that's been brilliant"

'An opportunity that can't be missed' - Morgan wants youngsters to play as much franchise cricket as possible
'An opportunity that can't be missed' - Morgan wants youngsters to play as much franchise cricket as possible

"The USP of T10 cricket is that you can have an eight-ten-team tournament in the space of a couple of weeks"

Chennai Braves break their duck in style with ten-wicket rout of Northern Warriors
Chennai Braves break their duck in style with ten-wicket rout of Northern Warriors

Shahzad, Rajapaksa romp to victory after Bopara, Munaf star with ball

Phil Salt, Tom Banton show off their credentials at Abu Dhabi T10
Phil Salt, Tom Banton show off their credentials at Abu Dhabi T10

Across a weekend of triple-headers, there has been an exhibition of opening batting on display

Wahab Riaz: 'I am playing all around the world, but my country comes first'
Wahab Riaz: 'I am playing all around the world, but my country comes first'

The left-arm quick last played for Pakistan almost a year ago but has eyes on the 2022 T20 World Cup and the 2023 ODI World Cup

Free from Test shackles, Moeen Ali finds his sweet spot in white-ball cricket
Free from Test shackles, Moeen Ali finds his sweet spot in white-ball cricket

Allrounder slams unbeaten 23-ball 77 to help Northern Warriors ace a tall chase of 146 in the Abu Dhabi T10

Bangla Tigers end Team Abu Dhabi's winning streak
Bangla Tigers end Team Abu Dhabi's winning streak

Half-century from Gayle not enough as Udana holds his nerve

Rahmanullah Gurbaz on the rampage as Delhi Bulls trample on Northern Warriors
Rahmanullah Gurbaz on the rampage as Delhi Bulls trample on Northern Warriors

Veteran Luke Wright helps add 116 for first wicket in eight-wicket victory

Phil Salt rides rollercoaster to the top as Team Abu Dhabi defeat Delhi Bulls
Phil Salt rides rollercoaster to the top as Team Abu Dhabi defeat Delhi Bulls

Jamie Overton smashes last two balls for six each to make it five wins out of five

Johnson Charles, Hazratullah Zazai tee off as Tigers show claws
Johnson Charles, Hazratullah Zazai tee off as Tigers show claws

Bangla Tigers ensured Chennai Braves stayed winless by reaching their target in 26 balls

Paul Farbrace on T10 cricket: It's about being on the front foot every ball
Paul Farbrace on T10 cricket: It's about being on the front foot every ball

Coach of Team Abu Dhabi opens up on a successful foray into franchise cricket

Tom Kohler-Cadmore bosses duel with Adil Rashid as Gladiators down Bulls
Tom Kohler-Cadmore bosses duel with Adil Rashid as Gladiators down Bulls

England Lions batter tees off with unbeaten 51 from 19 to take centre stage

Danny Briggs' last-ball six maintains Team Abu Dhabi's 100% start
Danny Briggs' last-ball six maintains Team Abu Dhabi's 100% start

Anwar Ali sees only delivery of game go the distance after replacing injured Hamid Hassan

No leaving from Chris Gayle as Abu Dhabi plunder runs on T10 opening night
No leaving from Chris Gayle as Abu Dhabi plunder runs on T10 opening night

Gayle and Paul Stirling smash 97 in five overs together as Team Abu Dhabi get off to a flyer

Liam Livingstone expects T10 format to 'suit my game down to the ground'
Liam Livingstone expects T10 format to 'suit my game down to the ground'

"It's about going out there, trying to enjoy ourselves, and trying to hit as many sixes as we can and taking as many wickets as we can"