Much was expected from a revamped Kolkata Knight Riders set-up but it seemed Karthik did not learn from his past mistakes and made some inexplicable decisions that led to their complete capitulation against Mumbai Indians.
Kohli has always led from the front but he knows his search for a maiden title will remain incomplete if the team doesn't perform in all departments.
David Warner is happy to have the presence of experienced campaigners such as Kane Williamson in the Sunrisers ranks.
IPL 2020 Sunrisers Hyderabad preview: Consistent and well-rounded SRH begin new era under Trevor Bayliss
David Warner will be joining forces with the new coach at the helm in Trevor Bayliss in IPL 2020 as the Sunrisers Hyderabad, one of the most consistent franchises in IPL history, eye their second title.
New Zealand are close to doing something 'really really special', says former captain Brendon McCullum
Brendon McCullum, who led the Black Caps to the 2015 World Cup final, heaped praise on captain Kane Williamson and said its time for New Zealand to get over the excuses of the past.
IPL 2020: Back in tournament after six years, New Zealand's Jimmy Neesham aims to make it count with Kings XI Punjab
With KXIP spoilt for choice with their overseas recruits, Neesham is not sure how many games he would get to play but he could not be more excited for his IPL comeback.
Williamson, who leaves for the tournament on Thursday, said players will have to be "extremely vigilant and disciplined" in observing protocols designed to avoid the spread of the coronavirus.
Gower spoke on how Kohli’s immense respect for the Test format will inspire youngsters to devote their time to the long format.
IPL 2020: Not always about adding variations to bowling, bowlers must deliver to their strength, says Bhuvneshwar Kumar
Bhuvneshwar, who will be seen in the the orange Sunrisers Hyderabad jersey in the IPL, said the years of experience in the Indian team has changed him as a bowler.
Warner led the Sunrisers to the IPL title in 2016 and played at the club last year under New Zealander Kane Williamson.
New Zealand coach Gary Stead has described the talks with the country's cricket board on his possible contract extension as "positive" .
The six New Zealand players who are set to play in the IPL are Jimmy Neesham (Kings XI Punjab), Lockie Ferguson (Kolkata Knight Riders), Mitchell McClenaghan and Trent Boult (Mumbai Indians), Kane Williamson (Sunrisers Hyderabad) and Mitchell Santner (Chennai Super Kings).
Former New Zealand captain Glenn Turner picks Kane Williamson over Virat Kohli for tough batting conditions
Glenn Turner added that the Virat Kohli would perform better on a good batting track due to his natural tendency to dominate.
On this day in 2019, England lifted the coveted ICC Cricket World Cup trophy for the first time despite not 'traditionally' beating their opponents.
New Zealand coach Gary Stead dismisses speculations he tried to remove Kane Williamson from Test captaincy
Following New Zealand's 0-3 defeat at the hands of Australia earlier this year, rumours surfaced that Stead preferred left-handed batsman Tom Latham for Test captaincy over incumbent Williamson.
While Nasser Hussain had to hold numerous meetings just to prepare strategies to get Tendulkar out, Bishop said that Tendulkar was the most difficult batsman he ever bowled to in his career.
'Believed in Martin Guptill's hitting ability,' Kane Williamson on Super Over choice in 2019 World Cup Final
Recalling the the 2019 World Cup final, the Black Caps captain Kane Williamson explained why he chose Martin Guptill and Jimmy Neesham to face the Super Over in the final.
Virat Kohli's maturity, decision-making ability reason behind current success, says New Zealand captain Kane Williamson
Williamson highlighted the difference in Kohli in comparison to 2008 when he made his ODI debut
'It's been interesting': Kane Williamson opens up about his friendship with India captain Virat Kohli
Williamson said Kohli and him have shared honest opinions about the game over the last few years.
New Zealand captain Kane Williamson says it's difficult to determine if 2019 World Cup final was a high or low point in his career
New Zealand got a raw deal in last year's World Cup final when England were adjudged the winners on the basis of their superior boundary count after the epic game and also the ensuing Super Over ended in a tie