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Happy Birthday Devdutt Padikkal: A look at young opener’s top IPL performances
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Happy Birthday Devdutt Padikkal: A look at young opener’s top IPL performances

In his debut IPL season, Devdutt Padikkal became the top performer for RCB, and scored 473 runs in 15 appearances including 5 half-centuries. He is currently with the Rajasthan Royals.

IPL 2022 Final: Fans slam Devdutt Padikkal for poor show in RR vs GT match
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IPL 2022 Final: Fans slam Devdutt Padikkal for poor show in RR vs GT match

Devdutt Padikkal was able to score only 2 off 10 deliveries before he was dismissed by Rashid Khan.

Rajasthan Royals got half job done at the IPL auction, players have delivered since
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Rajasthan Royals got half job done at the IPL auction, players have delivered since

The Rajasthan Royals management had the plans in place, as it became clear at the auction, but it would have meant nothing had the players not performed the way they have.

IPL 2022: Devdutt Padikkal becomes third-quickest Indian to 1,000 runs in tournament
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IPL 2022: Devdutt Padikkal becomes third-quickest Indian to 1,000 runs in tournament

Padikkal achieved the milestone during his knock of 24 against the Kolkata Knight Riders in Match 30 of the 15th season of the league, which the Royals won by a slim margin of 7 runs in a high-scoring thriller at the Brabourne Stadium.

IPL 2022: Dinesh Karthik-Shahbaz Ahmed partnership help RCB steal the match from RR
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IPL 2022: Dinesh Karthik-Shahbaz Ahmed partnership help RCB steal the match from RR

Despite an early top order collapse for RCB, Shahbaz Ahmed and Dinesh Karthik's partnership of 99 runs off 49 balls helped RCB clinch a win

RR vs RCB Playing 11, IPL 2022, today match live update
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RR vs RCB Playing 11, IPL 2022, today match live update

There are four players Yuzvendra Chahal, Devdutt Padikkal, Shimron Hetmyer, and Navdeep Saini in the RR lineup who have earlier played for the RCB and are now up against their former franchise.

IPL 2022: Revamped Rajasthan Royals, Sunrisers Hyderabad aim for winning start
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IPL 2022: Revamped Rajasthan Royals, Sunrisers Hyderabad aim for winning start

Packed with multiple match-winners in their ranks, heavyweights Rajasthan Royals face Sunrisers Hyderabad in a clash of former champions as both sides aim for a winning start in the IPL on Tuesday.

IPL Auction 2022: Shikhar Dhawan to Ishan Kishan, Indian batters who could spark bidding war
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IPL Auction 2022: Shikhar Dhawan to Ishan Kishan, Indian batters who could spark bidding war

We take a look at five Indian batters for whom IPL franchises could end up breaking the bank in the mega auction.

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Karnataka thump Rajasthan to setup quarter-final with TN; Vidarbha also into last eight
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Vijay Hazare Trophy: Karnataka thump Rajasthan to setup quarter-final with TN; Vidarbha also into last eight

Chasing 200 for victory in the pre-quarter-final, Karnataka eased home with more than six overs to spare.

IPL 2021: Maxwell's run-out was probably the turning point against SRH, says RCB's Mike Hesson
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IPL 2021: Maxwell's run-out was probably the turning point against SRH, says RCB's Mike Hesson

Maxwell smashed three fours and two sixes in his quickfire 25-ball 40 to keep RCB in the hunt but he was run-out due to a poor call by opener Devdutt Padikkal in the 15th over.

IPL 2021: Bottom-placed SRH dent RCB's chance to get top-two finish with four-run upset
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IPL 2021: Bottom-placed SRH dent RCB's chance to get top-two finish with four-run upset

After putting on board a modest 141 for 7, SRH returned to limit RCB to 137 for six for only their third win in the league.

IPL 2021: All-round Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Royal Challengers Bangalore
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IPL 2021: All-round Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Royal Challengers Bangalore

Check out some of the best photos from the Sunrisers Hyderabad's four-run win over the Royal Challengers Bangalore in match 52 of IPL 2021.

IPL 2021: Glenn Maxwell, Harshal Patel inspire all-round Royal Challengers Bangalore to thrash RR
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IPL 2021: Glenn Maxwell, Harshal Patel inspire all-round Royal Challengers Bangalore to thrash RR

Chasing 150, Royal Challengers Bangalore completed the task with as many as 17 balls to spare.

IPL 2021: Glenn Maxwell's all-round performance, Harshal Patel's hat-trick power RCB to 54-run win over MI
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IPL 2021: Glenn Maxwell's all-round performance, Harshal Patel's hat-trick power RCB to 54-run win over MI

Maxwell (56 off 37 balls and 2/23) produced one of his better efforts in the IPL while Harshal (4/17 in 3.1 overs), the current Purple Cap holder, removed Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard and Rahul Chahar off successive deliveries to defend a target of 165 without breaking much sweat.

IPL 2021: CSK batters a lot more aggressive than last season, says bowling consultant Simons
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IPL 2021: CSK batters a lot more aggressive than last season, says bowling consultant Simons

Simons also said that the MS Dhoni-led outfit had learnt their lesson after a horrendous show in the 2020 edition, which was also held in the UAE.

IPL 2021: MS Dhoni says CSK's turnaround result of players understanding roles and responsibilities
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IPL 2021: MS Dhoni says CSK's turnaround result of players understanding roles and responsibilities

Three-time winners CSK endured their worst outing last season when they finished seventh in the eight-team league, a far cry from the manner in which they are dominating in this edition, including their latest six-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore.

IPL 2021: Chennai Super Kings beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by six wickets to retake top spot in standings
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IPL 2021: Chennai Super Kings beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by six wickets to retake top spot in standings

RCB skipper Virat Kohli (53) and young Devdutt Padikkal (70) struck brisk half-centuries in an impressive 111-run stand but CSK pulled the strings to restrict them to 156 for six after electing to bowl.

India vs Sri Lanka: Rahul Dravid says young batsmen now have opportunity to reflect that not all wickets will be flat
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India vs Sri Lanka: Rahul Dravid says young batsmen now have opportunity to reflect that not all wickets will be flat

Dravid added that young Indian batsmen need to develop the art of scrapping it out on low-scoring tracks.

India vs Sri Lanka: Islanders expose visitors' struggles against spin as Wanindu Hasaranga stars in T20I series win
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India vs Sri Lanka: Islanders expose visitors' struggles against spin as Wanindu Hasaranga stars in T20I series win

Leg-spinner Wanindu Hasaranga (4/9) made the Indians dance to his tunes on his 24th birthday, playing a crucial role in restricting them to a paltry 81 for eight, which is their lowest against the Lankans.