IPL 2017: Rising Pune Supergaint captain Steve Smith's mind is ahead of MS Dhoni's, says owner Sanjiv Goenka
Goenka said: "MS Dhoni is one of the greatest minds I have interacted with. And he is the best wicketkeeper in the world... The one mind ahead of Dhoni’s is Steve Smith’s.”
Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma felt the convincing win in the Qualifier 2 was a much-needed morale-booster ahead of the IPL-10 title clash against nemesis Rising Pune Supergiant.
Mumbai Indians are often mocked for having a star studded backroom staff, but in hindsight the planning is what separated them from Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL 2017 Qualifier 2
The KKR batsmen failed to appreciate the importance of small change and instead focused predominantly on large currency only to end up bankrupt.
IPL 2017 final, Premier League, La Liga showdown, Italian Open: What you should be excited about this weekend
From IPL cricket to Premier League football to Italian Open tennis there's something for everyone. Here's a look at all the sporting action that you can catch over the next few days.
Here's all you need to know about catching Friday's IPL action between Mumbai Indians and Kolkata Knight Riders in the second Qualifier live:
South Africa captain AB de Villiers believes England all-rounder Ben Stokes has taken his game to the "next level" in the Indian Premier League (IPL) but stressed the tournament had improved many of his players too.
IPL 2017: Bhuvneshwar Kumar, David Warner were inspirational, but lacklustre lower-order let SRH down
With the league’s highest wicket-taker and run-getter among their ranks, SRH would have been expected to make it to the final at least. But their brilliance had been deflated by a below-par middle and lower order.
KKR have the worst record in the IPL against Mumbai Indians with 15 losses and just five wins from 20 matches with a win percentage of 25 percent. They have lost the last five matches against Mumbai.
Shed a few tears for David Warner-led Sunrisers Hyderabad. It was not fair on them. They did not even get a decent chance to fight it out in the eliminator.
Nathan Coulter-Nile and Sunil Gavaskar were among those who expressed displeasure over the IPL 2017 eliminator match between SRH and KKR going into the wee hours after a heavy spell of rain.
Kolkata Knight Riders pacer Chris Woakes says playing in the 10th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) has particularly improved his bowling at the death.
IPL 2017: Kolkata Knight Riders earned their win over Sunrisers Hyderabad despite rain-curtailed 'lottery'
Kolkata Knight Riders held their nerves in the end, put up a better show overall and hence, earned their victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad.
Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir on Wednesday credited his bowling unit for setting up the game for his side in the Indian Premier League (IPL) Eliminator against defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad.
The continued trend of a middle and lower-order collapse from Sunrisers Hyderabad meant they could not stop Kolkata from booking their date with Mumbai.
Nathan Coulter-Nile (3/20) and Gautam Gambhir (32 not out) helped Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) deal defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) the knockout punch with a seven-wicket win in the eliminator of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2017 at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Wednesday.
IPL 2017, Highlights, SRH vs KKR, eliminator in Bengaluru: Kolkata win by 7 wickets, enter 2nd qualifier
Catch the live updates of the IPL 2017 eliminator, with Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) taking on Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Wednesday.
Former cricketers Rohan Gavaskar and Amol Muzumdar return for the seventh episode of Free Hit, brought to you by Firstpost in association with Exhale Sports.
IPL 2017: Kolkata Knight Riders lock horns with Sunrisers Hyderabad in Eliminator, look to end poor run in season
Two-time winners Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) will have to break the agonising sequence of debacles when they clash with defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in the IPL eliminator at Bengaluru on Wednesday.
Here's all you need to know about catching the live action of Indian Premier League's (IPL) Eliminator between the Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kolkata Knight Riders