Avesh Khan and Venkatesh Iyer To Join Indian T20 Squad: BCCI
After Umran Malik, Avesh Khan and Venkatesh Iyer are also likely to stay back in the UAE ahead of the T20I World Cup. Both the bowlers have been selected as net bowlers along with Umran Malik after having an incredible IPL 2021 season. The bowlers are also believed to have a great economic rate, while Umran Malik became the fastest Indian bowler in the second leg of IPL 2021.
Tags: Cricket, World Cup T20, IPL 2021, Delhi Cabinet
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Umran Malik Of SRH Bowls At 151.03 Kmph: IPL 2021
Sunrisers Hyderabad's (SRH) fast bowler Umran Malik on October 3 surprised everyone as he bowled the fastest delivery at his IPL debut at 151.03 kmph in the ongoing IPL 2021 in Dubai. Notably, Kolkata Knight Riders' (KKR) Lockie Ferguson is still ahead of Mallik with his 152.75 kmph delivery. Reportedly, the 21-year-old Malik secured his debut match after SRH's T Natarajan tested positive for COVID-19.
Tags: SRH, Bowler Umran Malik, Fastest bowler, IPL 2021
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Delhi Police Bust IPL Gambling Racket; 5 Arrested
The Delhi Police on September 22 busted an IPL gambling racket with five men having been arrested. The police seized two Laptops, 13 mobile phones, a television set and cash amounting to Rs 52,000 from a flat at Molarband Extension, Badarpur, where the gang was caught. The accused identified themselves as Akash, Ahsan, Sunit, Mukesh and Mohammad Shahjad.
Tags: IPL 2021, Gambling, Delhi Police, IPL
Courtesy: The Hindu
Virat Kohli To Resign As RCB Captain After 2021 IPL
Indian batting ace Virat Kohli said on September 19 that he is planning to resign as the captain of Royal-Challengers Bangalore at the end of the current IPL season. The news comes after opting to leave the Indian T20 captaincy following the World Cup in October. Upon announcing his resignation as the captain of the Indian T20 team, he claimed that he was doing so to manage his workload well.
Tags: Virat Kohli, RCB, Captain, IPL 2021, World Cup T20
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Rishabh Pant To Lead Delhi Capitals For Remaining IPL Season; Sept 19
JSW owned Franchise Delhi Capitals, on September 15 announced that Rishabh Pant will continue to shoulder the responsibilities of captain for the remainder season of IPL 2021. Rishabh Pant replaced Shreyas Iyer as captain of DC after Iyer got injured during the Ind Vs Eng ODI series. IPL season was stopped mid-way in 2020… read-more
Tags: Delhi Capitals, IPL 2021, Rishabh Pant, Shreyas Iyer, Bio-Bubble
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Ball To Be Replaced & Sanitised If Goes Out Of Ground: BCCI On IPL 2021
For the remaining season of the IPL 2021 in Dubai starting from September 19, the BCCI announced new protocols to counter the COVID-19 infection. The new advisory says the ball will be replaced and sanitised if it goes ''in the stands or outside the stadium.'' Besides, players are not allowed to spit or discharge nasal secretions on the ground. No other guests will be allowed inside the premises.
Tags: BCCI, Cricket Ball, Covid-19, Sanitisation, IPL 2021
BCCI To Compensate Junior Players, Umpires For IPL Postponement
BCCI President Sourav Ganguly has announced that the junior players affected by the postponement of the IPL 2021 will be compensated in June-July. Besides, he also assured that the umpires and scorers "will all get their fees". Ganguly confirmed that the remainder of the IPL 2021 will not happen in India saying, "There are lots of organizational hazards like 14-day quarantine. This quarantine is tough to handle.”
Tags: BCCI, Sourav Ganguly, Compensation, IPL 2021
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IPL 2021: New Zealand's Tim Seifert Tests COVID+, To Stay Back In India
Tim Seifert, part of KKR squad and New Zealand player, has tested positive for COVID-19. A statement by New Zealand Cricket informed Seifert has "failed both his pre-departure PCR tests and as a result will be taken into quarantine." Reportedly, he will be isolated in Ahmedabad and then will be shifted to Chennai for best medical attention. Barring Seifert, all other New Zealand players have returned by a chartered flight.
Tags: IPL 2021, New Zealand, sports, Indian Cricketer, Tim Seifert
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
Mayank Agarwal's 99 Goes In Vain As Delhi Capitals Smash Punjab Kings
Rishabh Pant-led Delhi Capitals on May 2 continued its dream run in the IPL 2021as they defeated Punjab Kings by 7 wickets at Gujarat's Narendra Modi Stadium. Winning the toss, DC elected to bowl first and their controlled bowling made their position strong in the initial overs. However, now Kings skipper Mayank Agarwal scored quick 99 runs off 58 balls, stretching the team's scoreboard to 166 for six wickets. DC's Kagiso Rabada took three … read-more
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Punjab Kings' Skipper KL Rahul Diagnosed With Appendicitis; Hospitalised
In-form Punjab Kings’ skipper KL Rahul has been diagnosed with acute appendicitis and is set to miss the remainder of IPL 2021. Reportedly, Rahul complained of severe abdomen pain following which he was admitted to the hospital. Leading run getter in the tournament with 331 runs, the wicket-keeper batsman has also hit four half centuries. Currently, Mayank Agarwal or Chris Gayle are likely to be the front runners.
Tags: KL Rahul, IPL, IPL 2021, Hospitalised, Punjab Kings, Cricket
Courtesy: Indian Express