The Lions have used 18 bowlers this season and have not once won a game defending a total. While it has never been harder to bowl second in T20 cricket that is a terrible return from a team that topped the table last season.
“Jeez, this guy is 19?” That was Delhi teammate Sam Billings’ reaction about Pant when he first saw him in the nets during the 2016 IPL. Thereafter, Pant has grown in stature, and now looks a finished product.
IPL 2017: Rishabh Pant's sensational knock powers Delhi Daredevils to 7-wicket win over Gujarat Lions
Young Rishabh Pant produced a sensational 43-ball 97 to guide Delhi Daredevils to a comfortable seven-wicket win over Gujarat Lions to keep their IPL play-off hopes alive, in New Delhi on Thursday.
Manoj Tiwary termed Rahul Tripathi's 93 as an "outstanding knock", but rated Ben Stokes' century against Gujarat Lions as "better".
Ben Stokes' match-winning 103 of just 63 balls received a lot of praise on social media. Check out some of the best tweets from the RPS vs GL match.
In the short history of the Rising Pune Supergiant franchise, Ben Stokes played an innings that the history of IPL will remember.
The Gujarat Lions started brilliantly with the ball but Ben Stokes' maiden T20 hundred snatched the match out of their hands.
Ben Stokes hammered an unbeaten 103 under pressure to lead Rising Pune Supergiant to a five-wicket win over Gujarat Lions that consolidated their fourth position in IPL in Pune on Monday
RPS skipper Steve Smith feels they are "peaking at the right time", while adding that 'Man of the Match' Ben Stokes had earned every cent in the record $14.5 million that he was sold for in the player auction.
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Mumbai Indians (MI) ended up winning their second encounter against Gujarat Lions (GL) in Rajkot, with the match going into the super-over for the first time this edition.
This was a game that cemented Jasprit Bumrah and Krunal Pandya's status as Mumbai Indians' new go-to men.
Excellent bowling buy Jasprit Bumrah in the Super Over saw Mumbai Indians edge out a brave Gujarat Lions in a thrilling Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter in Rajkot on Saturday evening.
IPL 2017 Highlights, GL vs MI at Rajkot, cricket scores and updates: Mumbai win by 5 runs in super-over!
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Gujarat Lions host Mumbai Indians at Rajkot on Saturday. Here's all you need to know about catching the IPL action live.
One aspect of IPL that has always made me laugh, for its sheer ridiculousness, are the franchise names of some of the teams.
The famed batsmen of Bangalore are being whipped into submission and made to look incompetent not by dreaded bowling attacks but by uninspiring basement bowling talents like Gujarat Lions.
Aaron Finch was batting on a different pitch altogether as he smashed a 22-ball fifty on his way to a match-winning 72 from 34 balls.
Highlights, IPL 2017, RCB vs GL at Bangalore, cricket scores and updates: Gujarat Lions win by 7 wickets
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