Sruthi Ravindranath

Sub-editor, ESPNcricinfo


Kolkata Knight Riders hold key to their own playoffs fortunes
Kolkata Knight Riders hold key to their own playoffs fortunes

Rajasthan Royals, however, could rain down on their parade in Thursday's clash in Sharjah

Knight Riders have everything to lose against potential party-poopers Sunrisers
Knight Riders have everything to lose against potential party-poopers Sunrisers

Knight Riders have an iffy middle-order, but they also have Shakib Al Hasan waiting for his turn

Samson needs support as Royals battle to stay in the playoff race
Samson needs support as Royals battle to stay in the playoff race

Sunrisers batting in dire need of a lift

Super Kings, Knight Riders look to keep red-hot UAE streak alive
Super Kings, Knight Riders look to keep red-hot UAE streak alive

Dhoni's team is closing in on the playoffs but Morgan's men are beginning to come together brilliantly

Sunrisers and Warner look to put early-season struggles behind them against high-flying Capitals
Sunrisers and Warner look to put early-season struggles behind them against high-flying Capitals

With Iyer back, the Capitals should be able to unleash Nortje alongside Rabada once more

Kohli: Skillsets of Hasaranga and Chameera will be of huge help in UAE
Kohli: Skillsets of Hasaranga and Chameera will be of huge help in UAE

"We feel stronger as the new additions have given us few other dimensions"

Dwayne Bravo: 'Giving young players belief and opportunity' reason behind Patriots' title win
Dwayne Bravo: 'Giving young players belief and opportunity' reason behind Patriots' title win

"All I asked the guys was to back each other - It doesn't matter whether we perform or not, play or not play, let's stay tight, let's stay together"

Afghanistan likely to host Australia and West Indies for T20I tri-series in October
Afghanistan likely to host Australia and West Indies for T20I tri-series in October

ACB also confirmed the team will play a one-off Test against Australia on November 27

Women's cricket 'in peril' but fans rejoice as the game returns to Taliban-ruled Afghanistan
Women's cricket 'in peril' but fans rejoice as the game returns to Taliban-ruled Afghanistan

ACB chief executive paints positive picture for the game in the country, but it's only for the men

Fast-tracked into 13-man shortlist, Jayden Seales hopes to build on 'dream come true'
Fast-tracked into 13-man shortlist, Jayden Seales hopes to build on 'dream come true'

The 19-year-old Trinidad & Tobago quick could make his Test debut despite having played just one first-class match

'The world stops a little bit' - emotional Tim Seifert recounts Covid-19 experience
'The world stops a little bit' - emotional Tim Seifert recounts Covid-19 experience

"When everyone left and I was the only overseas player left in India, that's when it got real for me"

The greatest IPL performances, No. 5: Shane Watson's 52 and 3 for 10 vs the Delhi Daredevils
The greatest IPL performances, No. 5: Shane Watson's 52 and 3 for 10 vs the Delhi Daredevils

Watto announces himself as an MVP allrounder

Mahela Jayawardene: Middle-overs batting could 'still improve' but pretty happy how things are
Mahela Jayawardene: Middle-overs batting could 'still improve' but pretty happy how things are

The Mumbai Indians' head coach says his batters have adapted well to the challenge of playing on slow wickets in Chennai

Mumbai Indians won't make Hardik Pandya bowl till 'the niggle cools off and he is comfortable'
Mumbai Indians won't make Hardik Pandya bowl till 'the niggle cools off and he is comfortable'

Mahela Jayawardene wants to make sure the allrounder "is completely in a position to come in and bowl"

Sangakkara says Royals yet to finalise opening pair, Samson promises more stability
Sangakkara says Royals yet to finalise opening pair, Samson promises more stability

Sangakkara's advice for India's T20 World Cup hopefuls is to "focus on the IPL"

Rajasthan Royals' flexibility offers chance at redemption
Rajasthan Royals' flexibility offers chance at redemption

Royals had a decent outing at the auction and the result is a lot more room for tweaks

Eoin Morgan recovering well from injury to play in Knight Riders' IPL 2021 opener on April 11
Eoin Morgan recovering well from injury to play in Knight Riders' IPL 2021 opener on April 11

The Kolkata Knight Riders captain also said the side's spin attack is "one of the best" in the tournament this season

Smriti Mandhana: BCCI now 'really proactive' in telling us about future series
Smriti Mandhana: BCCI now 'really proactive' in telling us about future series

Says the BCCI is also looking into having "a mental conditioning coach or a mentor" for the women's team

Jadeja's replacement for India vs England: Nadeem, Saxena, Axar in line
Jadeja's replacement for India vs England: Nadeem, Saxena, Axar in line

We discuss the pros and cons of each of the potential replacements

India's walking wounded - Jadeja ruled out of Brisbane Test
India's walking wounded - Jadeja ruled out of Brisbane Test

Allrounder is expected to fly back to India for rehabilitation at the NCA in Bengaluru