Mumbai Indians have climbed to third on the IPL table, with 8 points from six matches. Kings XI Punjab also have 8 points, but have played 7 matches.
DC vs SRH: Sunrisers Hyderabad climbed to the top of the points table in IPL 2019 after hammering Delhi Capitals by 5 wickets at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Thursday.
Sunrisers Hyderabad defeated Delhi Capitals by five wickets to register a hat-trick of wins in the ongoing IPL and stand-in captain Bhuvneshwar Kumar said a skipper’s job becomes relatively easy when the team does well.
Former Australia captain and Delhi Capitals head coach Ricky Ponting said the IPL franchise will work towards making sure the likes of Rishabh Pant and Shikhar Dhawan are not thinking too far ahead about the World Cup.
The 28-year-old Blundell has played just two Tests, making a century on debut, and three Twenty20 internationals for New Zealand, but will serve as a backup to Tom Latham for the May 30-July 14 tournament in England and Wales.
Rajasthan Royals skipper Ajinkya Rahane said it is gets very difficult for bowlers when MS Dhoni bats. Chennai Super Kings won the Sunday match against RR by 8 runs in IPL 2019.
Sam Curran and Mohammed Shami were the wreckers-in-chief for the home side with the England all-rounder finishing with 4 wickets for 11 runs in 2.2 overs while the Indian speedster bagged a couple of wickets in his second spell.Kings XI Punjab pulled off a miracle win against Delhi Capitals thanks to Sam Curran’s maiden IPL hat-trick at the IS Bindra stadium on Monday night.
IPL was plunged into a fresh controversy after umpire S Ravi made a game-changing error on the final ball of the RCB vs MI IPL 2019 match at the M. Chinnaswamy stadium on Thursday night. With Royal Challengers Bangalore needing seven runs to win off the last ball, Lasith Malinga overstepped big-time
Umpire S. Ravi’s failure to spot the no-ball off the last ball of the Royal Challengers Bangalore innings might have helped Mumbai Indians win a humdinger of a match on Thursday, but MI skipper Rohit Sharma believes that these mistakes shouldn’t happen as they are game changers. He even pointed at the wide that was given off Jasprit Bumrah in the 19th over which he felt was a bit harsh on the bowler.
Kolkata Knight Riders made the most of the lucky break which was handed to them by Kings XI Punjab as they strolled to an easy 28 runs win in the end. The difference between the two sides was that one man, Andre Russell, who stole the show with the bat and ball.