Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel on May 23 suspended Surajpur District Collector Ranbir Sharma, after a video showing the IAS officer slapping a man went viral. In the viral video, the collector can be seen slapping the man and even slamming his phone on the ground. Although the officer apologised later, he said, "We have to be a little strict with people to ensure that lockdown norms are followed."
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The most expensive buy of the IPL 2021, Chris Morris, showed his worth by his stunning performance that led to Rajasthan Royals' win over Delhi Capitals in Match 7. Rajasthan skipper Sanju Samson opted to chase after winning the toss and, with Jaydev Unadkat's deadly bowling figures of 3-15 in four overs, Royals summed up the in-form Capitals' batting order at a below-par score. Although, DC's captain Rishabh Pant played a sensible knock of… read-more
Touted as an encounter between the Guru (MS Dhoni) and Chela (Rishabh Pant), match 2 of the IPL 2021 was a piece of cake for the Delhi Capitals. Encashing the opportunity after winning the toss, Capitals bowled first and sent back CSK's openers quite early. However, Suresh Raina made a valiant comeback in CSK as he treated the fans with a dazzling 36-ball 54-run knock before getting trapped into an unfortunate run out. Raina's inning was well… read-more
Defending champions Mumbai Indians entered their second consecutive IPL final after defeating Delhi Capitals in the first qualifier of this season. Interestingly, Mumbai became the second team after Chennai Super Kings to enter back-to-back finals. Winning the toss, Delhi opted to chase. Although R Ashwin gave an early breakthrough by dismissing Rohit Sharma for a golden duck, the Capitals' bowlers could not carry the momentum forward. While… read-more
In a must-win game, Sunrisers Hyderabad thrashed Mumbai Indians to seal their spot in the IPL 2020 playoffs. Winning the toss, SRH decided to chase in the crucial encounter. Since MI had already qualified, they rested their regular bowlers and tried new bowling line-up. With Rohit Sharma's return, the team was expected to score a big total. However, an impressive attack by SRH bowlers restricted MI to 149 runs at eight wickets. Chasing the… read-more
After a comfortable victory against Royal Challengers Bangalore, Delhi Capitals sealed their spot in November 5 'Qualifier One' against the Mumbai Indians. Winning the toss, DC opted to chase the target. With sluggish scoring speed and inability to convert good start into big knocks, Virat Kohli's batting brigade faced the tremor once again. RCB could manage to put only an average target of 152 runs after losing seven wickets. Delhi, despite… read-more
Shikhar Dhawan's scintillating knock of 101 runs off just 58 deliveries brought a comprehensive victory to the Delhi Capitals. Winning the toss, Chennai Super Kings' captain MS Dhoni decided to bat first, but Sam Curran's early wicket came as a setback against the decision. However, Handy knocks from Faf du Plessis, Shane Watson and Ambati Rayudu and a much needed cameo from Ravindra Jadeja put a total of 179 runs on CSK's scoreboard. Delhi… read-more