Articles by Rohit Sankar
Apr 23, 2018
IPL 2018 Report Card: Jofra Archer, Suryakumar Yadav score big; Rohit Sharma fails as Rajasthan Royals stun Mumbai IndiansRajasthan Royals, buoyed by a late surge with the ball courtesy Jofra Archer and an 11-ball cameo by Krishnappa Gowtham , raced to a three-wicket win over Mumbai Indians. Here's a look at teams' report card.
Apr 22, 2018
IPL 2018: AB de Villiers, Rishabh Pant score perfect 10; Delhi Daredevils' bowlers falter against Royal Challengers BangaloreAB de Villiers’ rip-roaring 90 helped Royal Challengers Bangalore overcome Delhi Daredevils. Here's rating the performance of all the players in the match.
Apr 21, 2018
IPL 2018: Chennai Super Kings' Shane Watson tops report card; Rajasthan Royals' seamers fail miserablyBuoyed by a century from Shane Watson and some smart bowling, Chennai Super Kings defeated Rajasthan in their first match at Pune. Here's rating the performance of all the players.
Apr 20, 2018
IPL 2018: Chris Gayle wins intense battle against Rashid Khan, scores whirlwind century to prove detractors wrongIn a show of brute power and smart thinking, Chris Gayle stood still at the crease and kept using his sinewy arms to take on Rashid Khan for four back-to-back sixes.
Apr 19, 2018
IPL 2018: Spinners rule RR-KKR report card; Jaydev Unadkat, Dhawal Kulkarni continue to occupy bottom ranksRajasthan Royals’ proud home record suffered a massive bruising on Wednesday. Jaydev Unadkat produced yet another disgraceful performance. Here's rating the performance of all 22 players.
Apr 18, 2018
IPL 2018: Virat Kohli's uncharacteristic deceleration after AB de Villiers' wicket shows his lack of faith in the middle orderFor Kohli-Bangalore to be inducted into the Dhoni-Chennai and Diego Maradona-Boca Juniors league, the skipper should start showing more faith in his troops, which could be the key to bringing home that elusive trophy.
Apr 17, 2018
IPL 2018: Andre Russell, Nitish Rana rule KKR-DD report card; Gautam Gambhir fails on return to old baseNItish Rana and Andre Russell were instrumental in helping Kolkata Knight Riders recover from a slow start, to reach 200/9, before the bowlers bundled Delhi Daredevils out for 129.
Apr 16, 2018
IPL 2018: Vintage MS Dhoni, Chris Gayle top KXIP-CSK report card; Aaron Finch continues to lurk at the bottomChris Gayle, MS Dhoni were at their explosive best in the clash between Kings XI Punjab and Chennai Super Kings at Mohali, while Aaron Finch registered his second consecutive golden duck.
Apr 15, 2018
IPL 2018: Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Shakib-al-Hasan score a perfect-10; Chris Lynn a bright spot for Kolkata Knight RidersKolkata have a lot of work to be done after a rather below par performance in front of their home fans. Hyderabad retained their place at the top of the table with their third consecutive win of the season.
Apr 13, 2018
IPL 2018: Leggies Mayank Markande, Rashid Khan get 10/10; captains Kane Williamson, Rohit Sharma get 1/10In an edge-of-the-seat thriller on Thursday, Sunrisers Hyderabad pipped Mumbai Indians, clinching a win off the last ball of their run chase with one wicket in hand to go top of the IPL points table