Vijay Hazare Trophy: Saurabh Tiwary, Kumar Deobrat guide Jharkhand to six wicket win over Hyderabad in rain-curtailed match
Set a target of 193, Jharkhand, riding on half-centuries by Deobrat (56 off 55 balls) and Tiwary (61 not out off 47 balls), romped home with two balls to spare
Firstpost Spodcast Episode 240: England beat New Zealand to enter Cricket World Cup semi-finals, Ambati Rayudu retires and more
In today's episode of Spodcast, we discuss England's impressive victory over New Zealand at the ICC Cricket World Cup, Ambati Rayudu retires from international cricket and more.
India captain Virat Kohli Wednesday described Ambati Rayudu as "a top man" after the middle-order batsman, who was ignored for the ongoing World Cup, retired from all forms of cricket.
Highlights, IPL 2018, DD vs CSK at Ferozshah Kotla, Full Cricket Score: Spinners guide Delhi to 34-run victory over Chennai
David has beaten the Goliath here. The bottom-ranked team has beaten the high-profile Chennai Super Kings by 34 runs. Chennai Super Kings finish with 128/6 ( Ravindra Jadeja 27 , Deepak Chahar 1) DD wrist spinners made the difference between the two sides and as always Trent Boult was special, with all-round effort from Harshal Patel.
Highlights, IPL 2018, CSK vs DD at Pune, Full Cricket Score: Chennai Super Kings beat Delhi Daredevils by 13 runs
After 20 overs, Delhi Daredevils finish with 198 runs for the loss of 5 wickets with Vijay Shankar 54 and Rahul Tewatia 3 but the Delhi lacked the steam throughout the innings. Rishabh Pant the lone fighter and some late fireworks from Vijay Shankar but the top order failure and the run out of Shreyas Iyer in the first half of the chase put the target of 212 beyond them. Maxwell's failure will hurt Delhi the most as their campaign is all but over. Wonderful debut for Ngidi who bowled the first and the last over as well. Finsihed with 26 runs off his four overs and with the wicket of Rishabh Pant.
Their stuttering campaign back on the rails under new skipper Shreyas Iyer, a resurgent Delhi Daredevils will play wounded Chennai Super Kings in a crucial Indian Premier League match on Monday.
Any routine practice match, especially on a working day, may not witness a big crowd, but the one featuring the visiting England team in Mumbai on Tuesday was a special one.
Skipper Rohit Sharma continued to lead by example as a thoroughly professional Mumbai Indians outclassed Pune Supergiants by eight wickets in an Indian Premier League encounter in Pune on Sunday night.
Ambati Rayudu and Rohit Sharma displayed excellent batting skills to help Mumbai Indians register a five wicket victory over Delhi Daredevils in a Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter marred by rain-stoppages at the Wankhede Stadium here early Wednesday.
Dhoni will know he opened himself up to criticism by deciding he alone could win the game against England. He is also likely to shrug it off because he believes in his thought process.