Tuesday, April 29, 2014

points tally ipl season 7 2014 till now

Points Tally

Team P W L RR Points
Kings XI Punjab 5 5 0 1.334 10
Chennai Super Kings 5 4 1 1.05 8
Rajasthan Royals 5 3 2 0.4 4
Kolkata Knight Riders 5 2 3 0.154 4
Royal Challengers Bangalore 5 2 3 -0.207 4
Delhi Daredevils 5 2 3 -1.116 4
Sunrisers Hyderabad 4 1 3 -0.991 2
Mumbai Indians 4 0 4 -0.974 0

kkr misses their win over rr in ipl7 2014 with a whisker

It is the first match in the competition that went to the wire with both fundamental innings and the Super Over scores finishing in a tie. Rajasthan Royals were decreed victors as they hit 18 fours and a six over two innings contrasted with Kkr`s nine fours and three sixes. In the Super Over, KKR batting initially scored 11 off James Faulkner with Manish Pandey getting a six. In answer, Steve Smith demonstrated his cricketing keenness with a delicate tap off the last conveyance from Sunil Narine towards additional spread to get two runs which might have fixed the match in their support.

Having set a focus of 153 in 20 overs for KKR, the Royals bowlers kept their cool at the demise as they limited Gautam Gambhir`s men to 152 for eight in 20 overs. It was effortlessly the most energizing challenge of the UAE leg, with KKR required 12 runs off the last over played by Kane Richardson. With three to get of the last conveyance, Shakib al Hasan (29 no) could oversee just two runs as the scores were tied at 152.

This was after a wonderful penultimate over knocked down some pins by `birthday boy` Faulkner (3/11 in 2 overs) in which he got the wickets of Suryakumar Yadav (31), Robin Uthappa (0) and R Vinay Kumar (0) when they required 16 off the last two. Suryakumar cleared Watson for a six to indicator his purpose of pursuing down tthe target and it was taken after with a hurl that strove for limit through third man area as he got mathematical statement down to 28 from three overs.

Shakib al Hasan then went to his as he struck progressive limits off Kane Richardson as KKR crept towards the target. Surya`s cameo of 31 from 19 balls finished as he was agreeably pouched by Smith off Faulkner. Faulkner then rocked the bowling alley Robin Uthappa, who was rearranging over the pleat to uncover his leg-stump and got Vinay Kumar (0) off the precise next ball as four runs fell off the nineteenth over.

After a cap trap of ducks and 1 from the four diversions, Gautam Gambhir (45) looked dead set to make the most of it as he scored 45 off 44 balls with four limits. It wasn`t a familiar innings yet recognizing his structure and trust, one couldn`t flaw his exertion. He did play impressive number of spot balls yet demonstrated his aim to stay at the pleat despite even the most forboding circumstances. Gambhir demonstrated a great deal of purpose as he got his first limit of this version by cutting Richardson between point and spread. At the point when James Faulkner dropped one short, Gambhir shook once again to draw it for an one ricochet four.

Manvinder Bisla (3), playing his first match, was looking for the swinging conveyances. His experience finished when Richardson recovered one to cut and the batsman played hard at it just to offer a get to Karun Nair from the start slip. Jacques Kallis got a respite on 1 when he was gotten behind off Shane Watson however it was declared a no-ball as the bowler was discovered violating.

However Kallis in his offer to prop up the rate was holed out in the profound off leggie Pravin Tambe with Steve Smith taking a generally judged running get. Manish Pandey (19) had a decent little organization with Gambhir yet couldn`t underwrite. In the wake of hitting Tambe for a six and limit, he was carried out in by a flipper as he was struck on the cushions attached to his pleat.

Gambhir was at long last out for 45 when he attempted to labor clear Rajat Bhatia out of the recreation center yet just figured out how to discover the fielder at mid-wicket limit. Prior, Ajinkya Rahane hit a tasteful 72 as Rajasthan Royals posted a battling 152 for five on a dry pitch at the Sheik Zayed Stadium here today. While Rahane moored the innings with legitimate cricketing shots getting his runs off 59 balls, captain Watson hit a couple of hearty hits to score 33 off 24 balls as the 64 runs in 7.3 overs for the third wicket.

Rahane`s innings had six limits and a six. The way in which he paced the innings was admirable. At the point when Watson and before that Samson were pursuing the bowlers, he tied up getting those singles alongside odd limits as Royals arrived at 150 due to the Mumbai man. When he got his half-century, he opened up pulling Vinay Kumar for a six. For KKR, Shakib al Hasan (1/23) and Sunil Narine (0/28) had a respectable trip. R Vinay Kumar (2/30) was the best bowler for KKR.

Picking to bat, Karun`s (1) battle in this organization proceeded as he attempted to give his state chief Vinay the charge and saw conveyance curtailing into cut the leg safeguard. Sanju Samson (20) got four limits off Morkel in the last Powerplay over however was out in a monstrosity way. The capable Kerala youth got onto the backfoot as Shakib knocked down some pins a more full conveyance. The ball hit his cushions and moved onto the stumps.

Rahane hit a couple of fresh limits and likewise got one when a thickish edge off a climbing conveyance from Morkel flew over the slip cordon. At the point when Chawla was brought into the ambush, Rahane played a copybook clear shot to get a limit when the bowler pitched one well outside the leg-stump. The initial 10 overs handled 62 runs for the misfortune of two wickets. Captain Watson`s first huge hit was a flung one skip four off a flighted conveyance from Shakib. Rahane emulated his captain as he additionally utilized his feet to flawlessness to play the back to front flung shot over additional spread for a limit.

The watershed minute for Royals came in the fourteenth over before the second key time-out as Watson got three limits off Piyush Chawla as it yielded 17 runs taking all things together. The main was a toil compass while the second was a spread drive and the third one a lucky escape as within edge strove for a limit.

In the following over from Narine, Watson crushed him over additional spread for a limit. Rahane meanwhile finished his second 50 off the competition off 44 balls.

IPL 7 2014: Mumbai Indians vs Sunrisers Hyderabad Preview | ipl 7 mi vs srh 2014 dubai

Dubai: Languishing at the base of the table, safeguarding champions Mumbai Indians will be edgy to end their winless streak in their last match of the first leg of IPL in the UAE when they bolt horns with an alternate battling outfit, Sunrisers Hyderabad, here on Wednesday.

This is Mumbai Indians` last opportunity to vindicate themselves in the seventh release of the money rich

occasion before the movement movements to India.

Set toward the end in the eight-group association in the wake of losing every one of the four of their matches in this way, the title holders won't show signs of improvement possibility of opening their record than undertaking a humble Sunrisers, who are simply a shade better with just a win and three misfortunes.

Mumbai batting has come a cropper work now. Notwithstanding some enormous names in their positions, they have overseen barely a couple of fine thumps around them. Any semblance of captain Rohit Sharma, Mike Hussey,

Corey Anderson and Kieron Pollard have neglected to flame as one.

Ambati Rayadu has demonstrated impressions of his ability, yet none were match-winning endeavors.

Come tomorrow, Mumbai will require all these hard-hitting batsmen to help on the off chance that they need to end their dry spell in the desert.

The extent that the rocking the bowling alley is concerned, Indian veterans - Zaheer Khan and Harbhajan Singh - will need to get all their experience to impact a turnaround.

In spite of the fact that inconsistent speedster Lasith Malinga has been both sparing and in addition around wickets, he has missed the mark regarding his capability to gone through any batting line-up.

Mumbai will oblige their bowling point to adapt to present circumstances.

Moreover, the group will additionally want Pragyan Ojha, Harbhajan`s twist accomplice, Anderson and Pollard to flame as an unit.

Sunrisers Hyderabad have seen only two batsmen, Aaron Finch and David Warner, making a stamp so far in the competition.

While the group will bank intensely on Finch and Warner once more, it is high time that captain and opener Shikhar Dhawan exhibit his batting ability.

The center request, with any semblance of Lokesh Rahul, Y Venugopal Rao and Darren Sammy, additionally require

to assume key parts.

Their bowlers haven`t done excessively gravely work now.

Playing point Dale Steyn and Bhuvneshwar Kumar have been really predictable, while leg-spinners Amit Mishra and Karn Sharma have additionally been tolerable.

At the same time the bowlers might require their batsmen to set up considerable runs on the load up, with the goal that they have something to guard against one of the better batting line-ups in the IPL.

Groups (from):

Mumbai Indians: Rohit Sharma (C), Lasith Malinga, Kieron Pollard, Harbhajan Singh, Ambati Rayudu, Michael Hussey, Zaheer Khan, Pragyan Ojha, Corey Anderson, Josh Hazlewood, CM Gautam, Aditya Tare, Apoorv Wankhade, Marchant de Lange, Krishmar Santokie, Ben Dunk, Pawan Suyal, Sushant Marathe, Jasprit Bumrah, Shreyas Gopal, Jalaj Saxena.

Sunrisers Hyderabad: Shikhar Dhawan (c), Dale Steyn, David Warner, Darren Sammy, Amit Mishra, Aaron Finch, Irfan Pathan, Ishant Sharma, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Brendan Taylor, Moises Henriques, Venugopala Rao, Jason Holder, S Aniruddha, Manprit Juneja, KL Rahul, Amit Paunikar, Naman Ojha, Ricky Bhui, Ashish Reddy, Chama Milind, Parveez Rasool, Prashanth Parameshwaran, Karn Sharma.

Saturday, April 26, 2014

newzealand all rounder ryder is agree for essex move

London – New Zealand all-rounder Jesse Ryder has marked for Essex until the end of the season, the English area side reported on Tuesday.

Jesse Ryder hops as he plays a shot for New Zealand in the third one day global against India at Eden Park in Auckland on January 25, 2014

"I'm excited to have been given the open door to speak to Essex," Ryder, 29, said in a proclamation on the Essex site.

"This couldn't have taken on at a finer time as I need to get however much cricket as could be expected over the New Zealand winter. It's a special reward that there are a couple of gentlemen I have played with some time recently, the side looks exceptionally solid, and they have got off to a great begin for the season."

The move remains subject to visa approbation, however New Zealand Cricket (NZC) have marked a no-protest endorsement.

Ryder, a huge hitting left-gave batsman, is because of join Essex at the begin of May and will emphasize in all arrangements of the amusement for the County Championship Division Two outfit.


He is not right now being recognized for New Zealand choice after he and buddy Doug Bracewell were trained for being gotten in an Auckland bar on the eve of a Test match against India in February.

Beforehand, Ryder must be put into a medicinally incited extreme lethargies in March 2013 in the wake of being ambushed at a bar in Christchurch.

He made his come back to global cricket in an one-day worldwide against the West Indies in December of that year

Saturday, April 19, 2014

pcb cleared pakistan off spinner saeed ajmal for county

The 36-year-old's takeoff was held up after the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) examined the matter emulating affirmation of Pakistan's tour to Sri Lanka in July-August.

"We have given NOC (no-complaint authentication) to Ajmal however need him to return in mid-July so he could be a piece of group's tour to Sri Lanka," PCB head working officer Subhan Ahmed told AFP late Thursday.

Pakistan will play two Tests and three one-day internationals in Sri Lanka on a tour which was just settled a week ago on the sidelines of an International Cricket Council meeting in Dubai.

Ajmal said he would fly early one week from now and will be accessible for Worcestershire's home match against Derbyshire on April 27.

"I am truly used to playing in the English season, yet compelled by a sense of honor to return for national obligation once the PCB needs me," he told AFP.

Viewed as one of the best spinners of current times, Ajmal has so far played 33 Tests, 110 one-day internationals and 63 Twenty20 matches.

He took 24 wickets in helping Pakistan defeat then-world Test number one England 3-0 in their arrangement in the United Arab Emirates in 2012.

Friday, April 11, 2014



Pakistan went out from the Super-10 stage after a disillusioning 84-run rout against the West Indies on Tuesday, neglecting to achieve the last four without precedent for five releases of the competition since its origin in 2007.
Pakistani cricketer Mohammad Hafeez (left) speaks with reporters in Lahore, on April 3, 2014 © AFP Arif Ali
Hafeez said he acknowledged obligation regarding the early passageway.

"I acknowledge all the obligation of group's disappointment," Hafeez told journalists after a Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) meeting in Lahore.

Hafeez headed Pakistan to the semi-finals in the last World Twenty20 in Sri Lanka two years back, soon after assuming control from Misbah-ul Haq.

The all-rounder, who opens both the batting and the bowling with his off-twist, said nobody had constrained him to stop.

"I am under no weight and felt that I must venture down as pioneer by assuming ownership, its for the PCB to choose who to lead the group," said Hafeez.

Pakistan have no task before their arrangement against Australia in October, when they play two Tests, three one-days and one Twenty20 in the United Arab Emirates.

The 33-year-old said he was primed to join the positions under any skipper.

"I am primed to play under any skipper as I have done my employment with obligation as chief and additionally player," he said.

Pakistan started the World Twenty20 with a thrashing against most despised adversaries India before winning their next two recreations against Australia and Bangladesh.

Pakistan skipper Mohammad Hafeez plays a shot throughout the World Twenty20 match against the West Indies at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Dhaka, on April 1, 2014 © Afp/file Munir Uz Zaman

Pakistan skipper Mohammad Hafeez plays a shot throughout the World Twenty20 match against the West Indies at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Dhaka, on April 1, 2014

© Afp/file Munir Uz Zaman

Hafeez said an excess of unforced mistakes had set back the ol' finances the group.

"Our players conferred slip-ups which prompted our thrashing and we assume ownership," Hafeez. "I have officially apologized to the country for letting down our fans."

He said he might likewise surrender the bad habit captaincy of the one day group, which is headed by Haq.

Hafeez headed Pakistan in 29 Twenty20 matches, winning 17 and losing 11, while one was deserted.

Mentor Moin Khan said Hafeez's choice ought to be applauded.

"Hafeez has acknowledged obligation and has ventures down so we all must laud his choice," Khan told columnists.

All-rounder Shahid Afridi, who headed Pakistan to the semi-finals of the last 50-over World Cup in India three years back, is broadly tipped to assume control over the captaincy.

Conversing with journalists independently, he said: "I am primed to assume ownership to me for Pakistan

Wednesday, April 9, 2014



The veteran left-hander knocked a 35-ball 52 not out in his last Twenty20 match to guide the Sri Lankan pursue of a humble 131-run focus in 17.5 overs at a pressed Shere Bangla stadium.

Thisara Perera hit Ravichandran Ashwin for a winning limit to seal the win, completing with 21 not out.

In any case it was Sangakkara who moored the pursuit with six limits and a six in his unbeaten thump.

The triumph gave Sri Lanka their first world title in 18 years since winning the World Cup (50 overs) crown in 1996 and gave the World Twenty20 a fifth champion in as numerous releases.

India won the inaugural release in 2007 emulated by Pakistan (2009), England (2010) and the West Indies (2012).

It likewise broke Sri Lanka's curse of losing the last of real world level occasions as they had lost two World Cup (50 overs) finals (2007 and 2011) other than being runners-up in as numerous World Twenty20 occasions in 2009 and 2012.

The triumph likewise gave an essential swansong to veteran Mahela Jayawardene and Sangakkara who advertised they will stop Twenty20 cricket after this competition.

Interestingly India were denied an opportunity to turn into the first group ever to hold three real cricketing titles at one time, in the wake of securing the 2011 World Cup title and the Champions Trophy a year ago.

Sri Lanka lost wickets at standard interims as Indian spinners connected weight, however Sangakkara held one end in place.

Openers Kusal Perera tried for five and Tillakaratne Dilshan for 18 preceding Sangakkara included 34 for the third wicket with Jayawardne (24) and an alternate 54 for the unfinished fifth wicket with Thisara.

India were lessened to 130-4 by some tight Sri Lankan playing notwithstanding a splendid half-century by Virat Kohli.

Kohli scored a 58-ball 77 for his eighth Twenty20 half-century — his fourth in this competition — after India were sent into bat in a match lessened by 40 minutes because of sprinkle.

The drizzle spiced up the pitch for bowlers however Kohli was getting it done when he went to the pleat after India lost Ajinkya Rahane (three) in Angelo Mathews' second over of the innings.

Let off by Lasith Malinga at mid-wicket off left-arm spinner Rangana Herath's first conveyance when 11, Kohli exploited the laspe by hitting five limits and four sixes preceding he was run out off the last conveyance.

Kohli included 60 for the second wicket with Rohit Sharma (29) and an alternate 55 for the third with Yuvraj Singh who backed off the rhythm with a snail-paced 11 off 21 balls.

Sharma hit three limits throughout his 26-ball thump before he was gotten off Herath who completed with 1-23 in his four overs.

So effortless were India's last four overs that there was no limit and a well-set Kohli got only seven balls to play, limiting their aggregate severely.

With the win Sri Lanka additionally topped a long over two month tour of Bangladesh throughout which they won all matches in a respective arrangement against the home group and five-country Asia

Sunday, April 6, 2014



Previous Australia chief Ponting was given the honor in the wake of securing himself as one of the best batsmen in the historical backdrop of the game by scoring in excess of 26,000 runs in all manifestations of the amusement and averaging 51.85 in 168 Test matches.

The 39-year-old, who resigned from all manifestations of cricket in October a year ago, hit 41 Test hundreds of years, played in 375 one-day internationals and won three World Cups with Australia.

Ponting is the 33rd Australian to get the honor, joining any semblance of Dennis Lillee, Allan Border and Glenn Mcgrath on a desired rundown of previous global cricketers.

MCC Head of Cricket John Stephenson gave Ponting his participation pass and tie throughout a late visit to Lord's, the world-celebrated London ground possessed by MCC and viewed as the home of cricket.

Identifying with Lords.org, Ponting said: "It's fabulous to be given Honorary Life Membership of MCC. I've committed my life to playing cricket and its extraordinary to be distinguished by a club as pleased as MCC.

"Right away I'll have the capacity to come and sit around the Members and delight in a Test match which will be a decent thing to do."

Privileged Life Membership is honored by the MCC Committee to people in distinguishment of the administration they have provided for the cricket and undertakings encompassing the amusement.

There are presently more than 300 Honorary Life Members of MCC out of an aggregate full Membership of 18,000.

Wednesday, April 2, 2014


The West Indies recuperated from a top-request meltdown to post 166-6 in the wake of choosing to take first strike, before three wickets each by twist twins Samuel Badree and Sunil Narine skittled Pakistan for 82 in 17.5 overs.

The West Indies, who completed second behind unbeaten India in assembly two, will conflict with gathering one champions Sri Lanka in the first semi-last in Dhaka on Thursday. West Indies captain Darren Sammy (L) celebrates with teammate Andre Russell after winning the match against Pakistan during the ICC World Twenty20 tournament at The Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Dhaka on April 1, 2014 © AFP Punit Paranjpe

India, who won all their four group matches, meet South Africa at the same venue on Friday.

The last will occur in Dhaka on Sunday.

It was the first run through Pakistan, finalists in the inaugural World T20 in 2007 and champions in 2009, neglected to achieve the thump out rounds in the five releases of the competition.

The West Indies drooped to 81-5 preceding captain Darren Sammy and Dwayne Bravo headed a sensational salvage act by including 71 for the sixth wicket off only 32 balls.

Bravo crushed four sixes and two fours in a 26-ball 46, while Sammy remained unbeaten on 42 off 20 balls that held five fours and two sixes.

The West Indies pillaged 71 runs in the last four overs, taking 21 runs in the eighteenth bowled via seamer Umar Gul and 24 in the nineteenth by off-spinner Saeed Ajmal. West Indies bowler Andre Russell celebrates after taking the wicket of Pakistan batsman Mohammad Hafeez at The Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Dhaka on April 1, 2014 © AFP Punit Paranjpe

Bravo, who was named man of the match, said he might have liked to impart it to Sammy and Badree.

"We have the knocking down some pins to protect any aggregate, yet I truly completed not anticipate that the match will be so natural," he said. "Pakistan did have our top request in some trouble, however then our batting runs profound and we demonstrated that today.

"I think Sammy and Badree were similarly meriting the grant. We have the force going into the semi-finals and I am sure we will do well there as well."

Pakistan chief Mohammad Hafeez apologized for his group's fans for not improving in the key diversion.

"I must thank our fans for their help and apologize for disappointing them," he said. "This was clearly not our best execution, however we had the diversion in control at the begin.

"All credit to the West Indies for detracting the amusement from us. Those four last overs cost us profoundly and after that we panicked at the begin of our pursuit. It turned into an exceptionally troublesome focus to pursue."

West Indies chief Darren Sammy (L) celebrates with colleague Andre Russell in the wake of winning the match against Pakistan throughout the ICC World Twenty20 competition at The Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Dhaka on April 1, 2014 © AFP Punit Paranjpe

West Indies chief Darren Sammy (L) celebrates with colleague Andre Russell in the wake of winning the match against Pakistan throughout the ICC World Twenty20 competition at The Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Dhaka on April 1, 2014

Pakistan never recouped after Ahmed Shehzad, who scored a century in the past match against Bangladesh, was leg-before to Krishmar Santokie off the first bundle of the innings.

Badree evacuated Kamran Akmal in the second over, Umar Akmal in the fourth and Shoaib Malik in the sixth to leave Pakistan tottering at 13-4.

Hafeez (19) and Sohaib Maqsood (18) fell in progressive overs to make it 42-6, preceding Narine evacuated Shahid Afridi and Sohail Tanvir in four balls to hurry the end.

Prior, the West Indies lost both openers by the fourth over, with Chris Gayle confused off Hafeez for five and Dwayne Smith got behind off Tanvir for eight.

Lendl Simmons and Marlon Samuel include 39 for the third wicket when both batsmen fell in the eleventh over to lessen the West Indies to 67 for four.

It soon turned into 81-5 as Denesh Ramdin holed out in the profound off left-arm spinner Zulfiqur Babar, however Sammy and Bravo ventures into play what ended up being match-winning thump