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How Mustafizur Rahman and Kartik Tyagi won it for Royals in the last two overs
How Mustafizur Rahman and Kartik Tyagi won it for Royals in the last two overs

Kings needed eight from 12 balls. Mustafizur conceded only four in the 19th over and Tyagi just one in the 20th

Natarajan returns to his scene of emergence to relaunch his career
Natarajan returns to his scene of emergence to relaunch his career

Back after knee surgery, the bowler is working on his strength training and variations for the second leg of IPL 2021

ECB's hypocrisy and double-standards could fast lose them friends
ECB's hypocrisy and double-standards could fast lose them friends

Time and again, the board is demanding standards of others which they are nowhere near maintaining themselves.

Who is Venkatesh Iyer, KKR's latest debutant?
Who is Venkatesh Iyer, KKR's latest debutant?

He could have been a high-flying management professional, but this Rajinikanth devotee chose a different path

The Buzz: Jimmy Neesham is not impressed by baseball
The Buzz: Jimmy Neesham is not impressed by baseball

All the bantz, the jousts, and little bit of eavesdropping from the social media playground and beyond

Air Jordan finds the hang-time as Cox serves up a night to remember
Air Jordan finds the hang-time as Cox serves up a night to remember

The future is bright for 20-year-old matchwinner after starring with bat and in the field

The right sort of vulgarity shows why Edgbaston is the perfect Finals Day venue
The right sort of vulgarity shows why Edgbaston is the perfect Finals Day venue

The washed-out, locked-out misery of 2020 is forgotten as Birmingham shows how to party

Red-hot Lewis, Livingstone 2.0, prolific Hasaranga: IPL 2021's (relative) fresh faces in focus
Red-hot Lewis, Livingstone 2.0, prolific Hasaranga: IPL 2021's (relative) fresh faces in focus

They are not all necessarily new to the tournament, but they're certainly arriving in new avatars

Was it Kohli's own decision to give up India's T20I captaincy? Is Dhoni part of a larger plan?
Was it Kohli's own decision to give up India's T20I captaincy? Is Dhoni part of a larger plan?

The batter's decision to step down after the T20 World Cup raised several questions. ESPNcricinfo attempts to answer some of them

In Case You Missed It: A rash of retirements and an abandonment
In Case You Missed It: A rash of retirements and an abandonment

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PCB in 'shock and disbelief' after NZ cancel tour: What's next for the board?
PCB in 'shock and disbelief' after NZ cancel tour: What's next for the board?

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CPL triumph adds to Donovan Miller's CV, but home coaching calling proves elusive
CPL triumph adds to Donovan Miller's CV, but home coaching calling proves elusive

Proven credentials in overseas tournaments but remains under-used in England

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Sam Billings seeks happy homecoming ahead of career-defining winter

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Can Warner the player resuscitate Sunrisers, and his form?
Can Warner the player resuscitate Sunrisers, and his form?

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Will Smeed is in it to ping it as Somerset seek end-of-season tonic
Will Smeed is in it to ping it as Somerset seek end-of-season tonic

After county's Championship stumble, youngster offers fear-free finale

Drakes, Narine, Odean make it to CPL team of the tournament
Drakes, Narine, Odean make it to CPL team of the tournament

The tournament had several established stars doing well, but the new talent gave it an extra sheen

Chris Wood finds his belief as Hampshire prepare to take the Final step
Chris Wood finds his belief as Hampshire prepare to take the Final step

After numerous near-misses on Finals Day, astonishing 2021 turnaround gives hope

IPL 2021 returns: Rajasthan Royals, Punjab Kings, KKR and Sunrisers Hyderabad look to turn fortunes around
IPL 2021 returns: Rajasthan Royals, Punjab Kings, KKR and Sunrisers Hyderabad look to turn fortunes around

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IPL 2021 returns: What Delhi Capitals, CSK, RCB and Mumbai Indians need to do differently in second phase
IPL 2021 returns: What Delhi Capitals, CSK, RCB and Mumbai Indians need to do differently in second phase

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Slow Death back in the Fast Lane: How Tymal Mills rose again
Slow Death back in the Fast Lane: How Tymal Mills rose again

After managing a long-standing back issue, and starring in the Hundred, Mills is back in vogue