Among those who laughed their way to the bank were Ben Stokes, who got picked up for Rs 12.5 crore by Rajasthan Royals, KL Rahul bought by Kings XI Punjab for Rs 11 crore and Manish Pandey bought by Sunrisers Hyderabad for Rs 11 crore.
Jasprit Bumrah has bowled his heart out and did outstandingly well to fit perfectly in the Test XI, India skipper Virat Kohli said.
India skipper Virat Kohli said he was never worried about the third Test being abandoned despite the Wanderers pitch coming under sharp scrutiny on day 3 when play was halted due to sharp uneven bounce.
South African skipper Faf du Plessis said the hosts were not upto the mark in the third Test and they didn’t make good use of the opportunities that came their way during the four days.
India skipper Virat Kohli today heaped praise on the bowlers, describing their performance as the biggest positive that has come out of the three-Test series against South Africa.
The Manipur government today awarded Rs 20 lakh to Saikhom Mirabai Chanu, world champion weightlifter from the state.
India vs South Africa third Test: Mohammed Shami’s five-wicket haul helps visitors stun Proteas by 63 runs.
Indian players dominated the bidding wars as KL Rahul and Manish Pandey laughed their way to the bank with multi-million dollar deals but England all-rounder Ben Stokes once again emerged the costliest buy in the IPL auctions, here today.
As money was spent without inhibition by team owners on the first day of the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction in Bengaluru, legendary left-arm spinner Bishan Singh Bedi slammed the cash-rich T20 cricket league, saying he hasn’t seen “anything so cheap going so expensively”.
India’s World Cup-winning blind cricketers will be rewarded for their performance by the BCCI, Committee of Administrators (COA) chairman Vinod Rai said today.
IPL Auction 2018: A few years back, Basil Thampi was just another young Keralite who had one dream— providing his family with bread by taking up a job in the Gulf.
Caroline Wozniacki finally lifted her first Grand Slam title at the 43rd attempt as she beat Simona Halep 7-6 (7/2), 3-6, 6-4 to win the Australian Open on Saturday.
IPL auction 2018: A few days ago, Hobart Hurricanes were playing the Adelaide Strikers in the Big Bash League 2018. With the ball in hand was West Indian Jofra Archer.
IPL Auction 2019: It won’t be wrong to say that Indian Premier League is all about opportunities and those end up grabbing these opportunities are the en up being the real stars.
IPL auction 2018: Krunal Pandya was one of the major attractions of IPL auction 2018. In 2016, when the Mumbai Indians were playing the Delhi Daredevils, the latter chose two leg-spinners to trouble Mumbai’s batting line-up full of right handers.
IPL Auction 2018: How often do you see a 18-year-old Indian fast bowler clocking the speed of over 140 kmph on a consistent basis!
IPL Auction 2018: Deepak Hooda needs no introduction to the IPL followers. The former Rajasthan Royals player was bought by the Sunrisers Hyderabad for a astounding Rs 4.2 crores, 42 times his base price of Rs 10 lakh in IPL auction 2016.
Saina Nehwal made a perfect start to the new season, reaching the women’s singles final of the $350,000 Indonesia Masters with a thrilling straight-game win over world no 4 Ratchanok Inthanon of Thailand here today.
IPL auction 2018: Soon, the new name on the list could be of Prithvi Shaw, the 18-year-old prodigy who rose above his stature in the 2016 Ranji Trophy scoring a century in his debut match itself.
IPL auction 2018: In its first IPL season, the Rising Supergiants struggled to find the right combination and finished at the 7th spot. To change its fortune, the team needed a special effort and it came in the form of Rahul Tripathi.
IPL auction 2018: Rashid Khan is among the youngest players who went into the IPL player auction 2018 but came out with flying colours. A relatively unknown name 18 months ago, the Afghani wonder at a very tender age has a long list of achievements.
IPL auction 2018: To say that Kagiso Rabada is the personification of a tornado, would be an understatement. Rabada has had a phenomenal journey in international cricket and there is no format he has not performed exceptionally well in.
IPL Auction 2018: A couple of years Colin Munro had entered the IPL auctions riding on a hot T20 form. He was bought by the Kolkata Knight Riders and was release a season later because of the below par performances.
IPL auction sold players list 2018: The IPL auction started with impressively with three players being retained by the franchises through Right-to-match (RTM) card.
IPL auction 2018: Manish Pandey became household name when he scored a century, smashing an unbeaten 114 off 73 deliveries which helped the Royal Challengers Bangalore grab a spot in the semi-finals of the second season of the IPL.
IPL auction 2018: A right-hand batsman who plays for Queensland in the Australian domestic circuit, Lynn scored a match-saving century in only his second Sheffield Shield game when he was just 19.
IPL auction 2018: Given that KL Rahul is one of the top Indian batsmen right now and was in red hot form, Royal Challengers Bangalore’s decision to release him came as shocker for many.