Iyer had sparked a controversy a couple of days as he implied that Kolkata Knight Riders' CEO Venky Maysore was interfering in team selection, with many former players criticising the KKR administrator for meddling in cricketing matters
Pat Cummins, Australia's Test captain, is now headed to reach his home in Sydney to recover from the injury and be fit in time for an all-format tour to Sri Lanka next month
Nitish asked him about what he has written on his palm. Rinku obliged by showing him his palm where 50 and a heart sign was written
Chahal overshadowed some brilliant batting by Shreyas Iyer (85) and Aaron Finch (58) to claim his first hat-trick in IPL. He dismissed Shreyas, Shivam Mavi and Pat Cummins off successive deliveries in the 17th over and turned the match on its head. Chahal ended with 5/40 in his four overs.
Cummins equalled KL Rahul's record for the fastest half century of all time in the IPL and ended the match unbeaten on 56 off 15 balls and powered KKR to win, with four overs to spare and five wickets in hand.
Umesh Yadav claimed 4/23 and Andre Russell blasted an unbeaten 70 to help Kolkata Knight Riders thrash Punjab Kings by six wickets with 33 deliveries to spare in their IPL 2022 match at the Wankhede Stadium here on Friday.
Former skipper Dhoni hit a few vintage shots, scored a timely half-century and helped CSK post a respectable total
It will be the first time that Dhoni will play as a pure wicket-keeper batter and won't lead the side in an IPL match
Iyer will be the sixth player to lead KKR after Sourav Ganguly (2008-10), McCullum (2009), Gautam Gambhir (2011-17), Dinesh Karthik (2018-20) and Eoin Morgan (2020-21).
Chennai Super Kings paint the town ‘YELLOW’ in great fashion. The team led by Mahendra Singh Dhoni defeated Kolkata Knight Riders by 27 runs in an exciting final to become the champions of the IPL season 14. This is CSK's fourth IPL trophy, and they are just one behind Mumbai Indians who lead the tally with 5 titles.
The hitherto impregnable IPL bio-bubble has been breached. The virus has managed to sneak into its secured environment. The week has begun with Varun Chakravarthy and Sandeep Warrier testing positive…
New Delhi: The COVID-19 storm struck IPL on Monday with Kolkata Knight Riders’ Varun Chakravarthy and Sandeep Warrier testing positive for the dreaded virus, forcing postponement of the team’s game…
Ahmedabad: After losing four matches in a row, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) finally pulled off a convincing victory as they beat Punjab Kings (PBKS) by five wickets in their IPL…
In the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) began their campaign with a 10-wicket win against Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) at the Chepauk stadium in…
Abu Dhabi: Speedster Mohammad Siraj bowled a dream spell (3/8), set a few records, and guided Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) to an eight-wicket win over Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) here on Wednesday. The win took the RCB to the second spot on the points table, and showed that they have emerged as a serious title […]
Abu Dhabi: New Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) captain Eoin Morgan started off his reign by winning the toss and choosing to bat against the Mumbai Indians (MI) in the 32nd match of IPL 2020 on Friday at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium. MI restricted KKR at 148 runs at a loss of 5 wickets and got a […]
Abu Dhabi: Wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik on Friday stepped down as captain of the Kolkata Knight Riders team, handing over the reins to his English deputy Eoin Morgan hours before the IPL match against Mumbai Indians here. Karthik told the KKR management that he wants to “focus on his batting and contributing more to the team’s […]
Abu Dhabi: Glenn Maxwell missed out on a sixer by inches as Kings XI Punjab lost to Kolkata Knight Riders by two runs from a winning position in an IPL encounter here on Saturday. Batting first, KKR made 164 for 6 with half-centuries from Shubman Gill and Dinesh Karthik. In reply, KKR lost in final […]
Abu Dhabi: Chennai Super Kings (CSK) put up a masterclass of death over bowling on Wednesday to bowl out Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) for 167 at the Sheikh Zayed stadium. KKR had crossed the 100-run mark in 12th over but managed to score just 34 runs and lost five wickets in the last four overs. […]
Sharjah: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) today won the toss and chose to field against Delhi Capitals (DC) at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium, however, the team failed to chase the mammoth score of 228 runs. DC won the match with KKR by 18 runs. KKR scored 210 runs at a loss of 8 wickets. Harshal Patel’s […]
Dubai: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) won the 12th match of IPL 2020 by 37 runs against Rajasthan Royals held today at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in UAE. With this, KKR registered its 2nd victory in the current IPL session. After scoring 174/6 wkts in 20 overs, KKR restricted RR to 137/9 in 20 overs, with […]
Abu Dhabi: It’s a game between two currently bottom-placed teams. Twice champions Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) will face 2016 winners SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) here on Saturday. So far, both have played one match each and lost. After a dismal show against defending champions Mumbai Indians in their campaign opener, KKR will face the David Warner-led […]
Kolkata: England’s World Cup winning captain Eoin Morgan and Australia’s limited-overs skipper Aaron Finch became the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction’s first big-money signings as the star pair were snapped up by Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) for 5.25 crore and 4.40 crore respectively here on Thursday at the end of the […]
Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders on Saturday announced the appointment of former Australian batsman David Hussey as their chief mentor and former New Zealand pacer Kyle Mills as their bowling coach for the upcoming season of the Indian Premier League. Both Hussey and Mills will work with Brendon McCullum — who was recently named as KKR […]
New Delhi: After being showcaused for being present in the Trinbago Knight Riders dressing room with coach Brendon McCullum — also new coach of the Indian Premier League outfit Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) — India wicket-keeper batsman and Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Dinesh Karthik has apologised unconditionally. Speaking to IANS, a BCCI functionary confirmed the […]
Kolkata: Indian Premier League (IPL) outfit Kolkata Knight Riders on Thursday named former player Brendon McCullum as their head coach after the franchise decided to part ways with Jacques Kallis post a dismal show in the 2019 season. Taking to Twitter, KKR wrote: The announcement you all have been waiting for! ?? Put your hands […]
London: West Indies’ all-rounder Andre Russell was on Monday ruled out of the ongoing 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup owing to a hamstring injury. He will now be replaced by 26-year-old batsman Sunil Ambris and will join up with his team in preparation for his side’s match against India at Old Trafford on Thursday. Russell, […]
New Delhi: Delhi Capitals (DC) ended their group stage campaign in the 12th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) with a five-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals (RR) at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Saturday. The win ensured that they finish with 18 points from 14 games with 9 wins. Unless Mumbai Indians win their […]
Mumbai: Mumbai Indians spinner Rahul Chahar on Saturday said that among the current bowlers he looks at Imran Tahir for inspiration. “When I was little I used to watch Shane Warne a lot,” he said at a press conference prior to MI’s IPL match against Kolkata Knight Riders. “Now I watch Imran Tahir. He has […]
Kolkata: Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma has been fined 15 per cent of his match fees for breach of code of conduct during a match against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), here. Rohit, after being adjudged LBW during the second innings on Sunday when his side was […]
Chennai: Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming said Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Ravindra Jadeja are “pretty sick”, an update that could leave fans, slowly gearing up to switch to World Cup mode, worried. Both players missed CSK’s 46-run defeat at the hands of Mumbai Indians on Friday night. Dhoni, their inspirational captain, was ruled out of […]
Chennai: Chennai Super Kings (CSK) once again missed the presence of their regular skipper M.S. Dhoni as the defending champions had to taste a 46-run defeat against Mumbai Indians in their return fixture at the M.A. Chidambaram Stadium, here on Friday. It was the Mumbai bowlers, who came all guns blazing on a slow wicket, to […]
Kolkata: Rajasthan Royals skipper Steve Smith will leave the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) after his team’s match against the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) slated for April 30 and will join the Australian team for World Cup preparation. Smith revealed this after Thursday’s game against the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) which his […]
Kolkata: Rajasthan Royals rode teenager Riyan Parag’s heroics to keep their hopes of a playoffs berth alive by pulling off a dramatic three-wicket win over Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) who were pushed to the brink of elimination, in a thrilling Indian Premier League clash here on Thursday. Dinesh Karthik silenced his critics with a career-best […]
Hyderabad: Valiant knocks by Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) openers David Warner (67 off 38) and Jonny Bairstow’s (80 unbeaten off 43) guided the team to a massive nine-wicket win over Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in an Indian Premier League (IPL) tie, here on Sunday. The duo forged a crucial 131-run partnership for the opening wicket to […]
Kolkata: Royal Challengers Bangalore(RCB) thrashed Kolkata Knight Riders by 10 runs and registered their second success of the season after Andre Russell and Nitish Rana nearly pulled off the impossible in the Indian Premier League(IPL) match on Friday. Needing 113 runs off the last six overs, Russell (65 off 25) and Rana (85 not out […]
Kolkata: Virat Kohli struck a masterly hundred to put Nitish Rana and Andre Russell’s magnificent fightback in a shade as Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 10 runs in a thrilling Indian Premier League (IPL) clash at the Eden Gardens here on Friday. In desperate need of a win to keep their […]
Kolkata: Imran Tahir and Suresh Raina helped Chennai Super Kings (CSK) put one foot in the playoffs as they got past Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) by five wickets in their Indian Premier League (IPL) return leg fixture at the Eden Gardens here on Sunday. CSK, who had defeated KKR in their first meeting also, consolidated […]
Kolkata: Imran Tahir snared four wickets as Chennai Super Kings (CSK) restricted Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) to 161/8 in 20 overs in their Indian Premier League (IPL) return leg fixture at the Eden Gardens, here on Sunday. Recording his best figures (4/27) in the competition, Tahir bowled a game-changing 15th over to account for Chris […]
The ‘Badshah’ of Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan, known for his charming personality, never misses an opportunity to impress his fans with his gestures. This time, despite suffering a loss from Delhi Capitals at the Eden Gardens stadium in Kolkata, the co-owner of Kolkata Knight Riders(KKR) won many hearts with a special message for the former […]