To expect the sporting fraternity to stand up for the right to free speech of the farmers is too far fetched now.
Highlights, Punjab vs Baroda, Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy 2021, 2nd Semi Final, Full Cricket Score: Baroda win by 25 runs to enter final
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Syed Mushtaq Ali T20: Tamil Nadu hold edge over Rajasthan in semi-finals; Punjab favourites against Baroda
Tamil Nadu will face Rajasthan and Punjab would take on Baroda in the semi-finals of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy.
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Punjab thrash defending champions Karnataka by nine wickets in first quarter-final
Punjab first dismissed Karnataka for meagre 87 and then overhauled the target in 12.4 overs in what turned out to be a lopsided contest at the Sardar Patel stadium.
IPL 2020, SRH vs RCB: AB de Villiers vs Rashid Khan and other key battles that may highlight Eliminator
All hopes will be on survival when Virat Kohli-led RCB and David Warner’s SRH meet in the Eliminator, the third version of this particular South Indian derby, on Friday.
IPL 2020: Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Mumbai Indians by 10 wickets to seal playoff spot at expense of KKR
Skipper David Warner (81 not out off 57) and Wriddhiman Saha (58 not out off 44) lit up the last league game of the tournament with an unbeaten 151-run opening stand to chase down the 150-run target in 17.1 overs.
Thanks to their healthy run-rate, a win against Mumbai Indians should be enough to send Sunrisers Hyderabad into the playoffs.
"Kohli is one of the greatest batsmen this sport has seen. To get him out is always special," said the 27-year-old pacer from Punjab who has played two T20 Internationals for India.
SRH first produced a brilliant bowling effort to restrict a batting-heavy RCB to a modest 120 for seven and then chased down the target in 14.1 overs to zoom to the fourth spot in the standings.
For CSK, the win, their third of the tournament, comes after two back-to-back losses. They now have six points and are placed sixth in the points table.
Ahead of the IPL which starts on 19 September, we take a look at 10 bowlers to watch out for.
My First IPL Match: A shock call-up, Gilchrist's calming advice and defence-splitting inswingers - Sandeep Sharma relives debut
There was a shock call-up, deep breaths, nervous mind and captain's calming advice on an eventful debut day for Sandeep Sharma. The SRH pacer walks down the memory lane with Firstpost to relive his first IPL match.
ICC U-19 World Cup 2020: 'More than successful results, we made memories for lifetime,' Baba Aparajith, Sandeep Sharma recall India's victorious 2012 campaign
Eight years since winning the ICC U-19 World Cup 2012, members of the team Baba Aparajith and Sandeep Sharma recall the successful campaign
IPL 2019, KXIP vs SRH: Seamer Sandeep Sharma defends Hyderabad's middle order, says opinions cannot be formed after one failure
Sandeep Sharma said, "The fact is that our opening pair has been batting so good that middle order was not tested. Even in this game, Warner played through, only in one game the middle order collapsed and from one game alone an opinion cannot be formed."
IPL 2019, KXIP vs SRH Match Report: KL Rahul, Mayank Agarwal slam fifties as Kings XI record nervy win over Sunrisers
KL Rahul and Mayank Agarwal struck fluent half-centuries to guide Kings XI Punjab to a six-wicket win over Sunrisers Hyderabad in a nail-bitting Indian Premier League match at Mohali on Monday.
IPL 2019, DC vs SRH: Sunrisers Hyderabad bowlers force spotlight to be trained on them with smart approach against Delhi
More than bowling out Royal Challengers Bangalore for 113 in Hyderabad, Sunrisers would be pleased at having kept the formidable Delhi Capitals to 129 for eight on a track that did not support pace or bounce
IPL 2019, SRH vs RCB: Virat Kohli dubs 118-run defeat to Sunrisers Hyderabad as one of Royal Challengers Bangalore's 'worst losses ever'
A dejected Virat Kohli said, "Credit to them (Warner and Bairstow). We could have tried a few different things, like taking pace off the ball. But once those guys got in, they just kept going."
IPL 2019, SRH vs RCB Match Report: Jonny Bairstow, David Warner's twin centuries blow Virat Kohli's Royal Challengers Bangalore away
Bairstow and Warner bludgeoned the RCB bowlers, amassing 185 runs for the first wicket, bettering the previously held record of 184 between KKR's Gautam Gambhir and Chris Lynn in the 2017 edition against Gujarat Lions.
RSS worker shot dead by bike-borne assailants in Uttar Pradesh; Yogi Adityanath vows 'strong action'
A 34-year-old Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) worker was shot dead by two unidentified bike-borne assailants in the Uttar area on Tuesday, the police said
Sunrisers Hyderabad IPL 11 season review: The journey that Kane Williamson-led SRH traversed was a fine ballad without a parting song.