IPL 2021: RCB players, support staff leave for their respective destinations after league's suspension
RCB skipper Virat Kohli reached Mumbai on Tuesday, the day IPL-14 was indefinitely suspended due to multiple COVID cases in its bio-bubble. By Thursday early morning, all the other playing and non-playing staff had also left for their onward destinations.
The Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 plunged into a deeper crisis on Tuesday when BCCI confirmed that the tournament was suspended indefinitely due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis in India.
IPL 2021: Sun sets on Warner, Jamieson thwarts net session, 'speechless' Pandya in lighter side of things
In fourth edition of lighter side of things from the IPL, we look at David Warner, Kevin Pietersen, Harpreet Brar, Kyle Jamieson, Jimmy Neesham, Prithvi Shaw
IPL 2021: KKR-RCB fixture postponed after Varun Chakravarthy, Sandeep Warrier test positive for COVID-19
The medical team is in continuous touch with the duo and are monitoring their health. Meanwhile, KKR have now moved towards a daily testing routine to identify any other possible cases and treat them at the earliest.
The 30th match in the IPL would have featured Virat Kohli-captained RCB, who are third in the points table, against KKR, who are seventh, with two wins.
Star-studded Royal Challengers Bangalore would look to get their mojo back when they face struggling Kolkata Knight Riders who need a complete overhaul for their IPL revival.
IPL 2021 Points Table, Orange Cap and Purple Cap Latest Table Today: DC take top spot, RR jump to fifth
Check out the updated IPL 2021 points table, Orange Cap leader and Purple Cap leader.
Catch the best photos from the Indian Premier League match between Punjab Kings and Royal Challengers Bangalore
IPL 2021: RCB coach Simon Katich defends out-of-form Yuzvendra Chahal, says his place is not under scanner
With only four wickets in seven games at an economy rate of 8.26, it will be difficult for RCB to persist with Chahal for far too long.
Playing just his fourth IPL game, Harpreet Brar took three crucial wickets in Virat Kohli, Glenn Maxwell and AB de Villiers while conceding just two runs in two overs to post figures of 3/19.
Batting first, PBKS posted 179/5 and defeated RCB by 34 runs.
Highlights, PBKS vs RCB, IPL 2021, Match 26, Full Cricket Score: Harpreet Brar, KL Rahul help PBKS beat RCB
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IPL 2021: Glenn Maxwell says Australian cricketers could fly to UK with India, England players once tournament ends
A senior BCCI official agreed that the option could be explored looking at the international travel guidelines during the last week of May as all commercial flights from India to Australia are banned at the moment due to sky-rocketing cases of COVID-19 in India.
IPL 2021: PBKS' inconsistent batting in focus as KL Rahul and Co have task cut out against high-flying RCB
Smarting from a five-wicket defeat at the hands of Kolkata Knight Riders, it will not be an easy task for a struggling Punjab side to stand up to the challenge thrown by an RCB team, which has been firing on all cylinders.
IPL 2021: RCB's Adam Zampa clarifies comments on 'vulnerability' of bubble had nothing to do with fears of a virus breach
Zampa, who did not get a game this season after being bought for Rs 1.5 crore, said a lot of factors contributed to his decision to leave the IPL.
Here's all you need to know about the 26th match of IPL 2021 between Punjab Kings and Royal Challengers Bangalore.
Earlier this week, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced a temporary ban on arrivals from India due to the worsening coronavirus outbreak, leaving thousands of Australians - including high-profile cricketers - stranded.
IPL 2021 photos: Scintillating AB de Villiers, bowlers save the day as RCB edge DC in last-ball thriller
Check out photos from Match 22 of IPL 2021 between RCB and DC in Ahmedabad.
To watch AB de Villiers at his best, in whichever format, is to experience the gratification one gets watching a master craftsman plying his trade.
IPL 2021: We've always had batting depth but now we have it in bowling as well, says RCB skipper Virat Kohli
RCB pipped Delhi Capital by one run to notch up their fifth win of the season. Kohli used six bowlers in the game and also had the option of handing the ball to all-rounder Glenn Maxwell.