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IPL 2017-Can Sunrisers defend their crown ?

Ever since their inception from the shadows of the disbanded Deccan Chargers, the Sunrisers Hyderabad team has been a strong force in the league. They always hovered near the playoff spots and never let themselves become a wooden spoon holder...
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Will Virat Kohli’s injury torment the Indian batting line up?

The day one of the third test of the Border Gavaskar trophy did not go well enough for the hosts with the visitors building up valuable partnerships at regular intervals. The Aussie skipper Steve Smith notched up another century...

IPL 2017-Kedar Jadhav- India’s new finisher’s platform to shine

Kedar Jadhav, the young Mahrashtrian has been in the news recently for his finishing abilities in the India vs England ODI series. He is an attacker by nature and came into the limelight courtesy a 29-ball 50 in his...

IPL 2017-Yuvraj Singh- The Perennial Comeback Man

There isn’t anyone better at hitting the ball cleanly as Yuvraj Singh. When on song, he is a treat to watch, not for the bowlers though. He started playing cricket because his father Yograj Singh forced him to. Yuvraj...

DRS- The problems and things that can be done to improve it

The Umpire Decision Review System is a technology based system used in the sport of cricket which was first introduced in 2008 in a test match between India and Sri Lanka. Its sole purpose was for reviewing controversial decisions...

Jadeja-The unsung hero of India’s spin resurgence

The Indian cricket team has had a strong season at home so far. The team has grabbed the number one test spot yet again. Much of the credit goes to the spinners who have shown tremendous application and helped...

Ashwin & Co, Hands India Memorable Victory Against Aussies essentiallysports.com

"Winning cannot become your habit unless defeats have torn you apart and you sit in the battlefield stitching back yourself one piece at a time, laughing in the faces of all defeats".While India have not suffered defeats, they were...

Kohli not impressed by Smith’s ‘Brain Fade’ essentiallysports.com

The Indian cricket team registered a convincing victory over Australia in the second test at Bangalore. But the real story was what happened in the middle of the match, Australian skipper Steve Smith was dismissed by Umesh Yadav for...