Match Day

1076dShashank Kishore

The finisher is not finished yet

The tournament's best death bowler was up against a man whose hitting form was on the wane. In the space of six deliveries, MS Dhoni settled the form v reputation debate in style


1077dThe Preview by Shashank Kishore

In-form Sunrisers eye first away win

Rising Pune will be encouraged by the performance of their local players in the win over RCB. Now, with an eye up the table, they will hope MS Dhoni regains his hitting form soon

They grow up so fast


Washinton Sundar, the 17-year old making his T20 debut today, is the third-youngest player to play the IPL

Plodding along


No. of balls Shikhar Dhawan and David Warner took to put on 55 runs - the slowest half-century stand in this IPL

The rocket runs out of fuel


No. of balls David Warner took to make 43, his slowest innings of 30 balls or more batting first in an IPL match in India

Who are you backing?


Only twice has a team chased down a target of 177 or more against Sunrisers in the IPL

Smashing it in his first season


Rahul Tripathi's strike-rate as an opener before today, putting him among the five quickest openers to face at least 15 balls in IPL 2017