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SRH vs RCB, IPL 2021, 6th Match: -Shahbaz Ahmed became hero in exciting match, beating Sunrisers Hyderabad by 6 runs

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Shahbaz Ahmed changed the scene of the match with three wickets in an over and Royal Challengers Bangalore thrashed Sunrisers Hyderabad by six runs in another exciting IPL match on Wednesday. RCB scored 149 runs for eight wickets on the basis of Glenn Maxwell’s 41-ball 59. In response, the Sunrisers, who had scored 96 runs for one wicket in the 14th over at one time, could only manage 143 runs for nine wickets in 20 overs. At one time, they needed 35 off 24 balls and dangerous batsman Jonny Bairstow was at the crease.

After that, spinner Ahmed returned RCB strongly in the 17th over with three wickets, including Bairstow. Bairstow (12) on the first ball, Manish Pandey (38 off 39 balls) on the second, and Abdul Samad (0) were dismissed on the last ball. After this, the way of the Sunrisers’ return to the match was also closed. For Sunrisers, skipper David Warner and Pandey added 83 runs for the second wicket. Warner scored 54 runs in 37 balls with the help of seven fours and a six. This was Sunrisers second defeat and RCB’s second win.

Earlier, the Sunrisers bowlers led by West Indies all-rounder Jason Holder put in a great performance. Holder took three wickets for 30 runs, while star spinner Rashid Khan took two wickets for 18 runs. For RCB, Maxwell scored the most runs and hit five fours and three sixes in his innings. Captain Virat Kohli contributed 33, Shahbaz Nadeem 14, and Kyle Jamieson contributed 12 runs. Kohli and Devdutt Padikkal (11) got a good start to RCB but the Sunrisers did not have to wait long for the first success.

In the third over, Bhuvneshwar Kumar dismissed Padikkal who was playing his first match after recovering from a Corona infection. The next wicket fell as Shahbaz Ahmed when RCB scored 47 runs. Maxwell then changed the game and hit two sixes and a four off the first three balls of the 11th over of Shahbaz Nadeem. Kohli also hit a four in this over. Both shared a 44-run partnership, but the holder broke the partnership with Kohli’s valuable wicket.

After the arrival of AB de Villiers, Sunrisers captain David Warner again handed the ball to the spinners. Leg-spinner Rashid sent him to the pavilion, caught by Warner in the covers. Rashid took the second wicket in the form of Washington Sundar (eight). Maxwell hit three fours and a six in the last three overs.

KKR vs MI, IPL 2021 Highlights: Mumbai Indians Beat Kolkata Knight Riders By 10 Runs

IPL 2021 KKR vs MI Highlights: Mumbai Indians beat Kolkata Knight Riders by  10 runs | Hindustan TimesMumbai Indians (MI) came back from the jaws of defeat to register their 1st win of the tournament, beating Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) by 10 runs. Kolkata Knight Riders batsmen lost their way in the run-chase after the fall of Nitish Rana, gifting wickets at regular intervals to the Mumbai Indians spinners. Trent Boult finished brilliantly at the end, defending 15 runs in the last over against the likes of Andre Russell and Dinesh Karthik. After a disappointing start, the Rohit Sharma-led side got on the points table with a win, while on the other hand, Eoin Morgan will look to consolidate on a mixed start to the tournament when they take on Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) on April 18. Earlier, Suryakumar Yadav made 56 and Rohit Sharma made 43 as Mumbai finished on 152 all out. Rana’s 57 kept KKR in the hunt but his departure brought about a collapse that KKR failed to arrest.

RR vs PBKS, IPL 2021, 4th Match:- KL Rahul’s inning hit Sanju Samson’s century, Punjab Kings win by 4 runs against Rajasthan Royals

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Rajasthan Royals captain Sanju Samson hit a strong century against the Punjab Kings on Monday but ultimately could not win his team. In the last over, Rajasthan needed 13 runs to win, but fast bowler Arshdeep Singh conceded only eight runs and put the almost lost match to Punjab. For Punjab, Arshdeep Singh took three wickets for 35 runs. In the 14th season, he was given the responsibility of captaining the team after the release of Steve Smith. Sanju, who completed 50 runs off 33 balls, completed his century on the 54th ball.

Earlier, after losing the toss and batting first, Punjab scored a big score of 221 with six wickets in 20 overs at the Wankhede Stadium on the basis of Atishi strikes from Lokesh Rahul (91) and Deepak Hooda (64). When Punjab Kings captain Rahul was just nine runs away from his century, Rahul was caught by Tewatia’s best catch on the boundary. Rahul, who scored the most runs in the previous season, was dismissed for 91 this time with the help of seven fours and five sixes in 50 balls.

Deepak Hooda, who was sent to bat at number four, hit four fours and six sixes in 64 runs in just 28 balls. Chris Gayle, who landed at number three, hit four fours and two sixes in his 40 off 28 balls. Opener Mayank Agarwal hit two fours in 14 runs off nine balls. Punjab skipper Rahul scored 22 runs with Mayank for the first wicket, 67 runs with Gayle for the second wicket, 105 runs for the third wicket with Hooda, and contributed significantly to the Punjab team crossing 200.

Icc Cwc 2019 Final; Eng Vs Nz: Know How Will Pitch And Weather Mood? My Fantastic 11

England vs New Zealand, World Cup 2019 final, New Zealand Predicted XI: Kiwis to make one change against the hosts

The most important cricket match played every four years will be between New Zealand and England at the historic Lord’s Ground in London on Sunday (14 July). Yes, we are talking about the final match of the ICC Cricket World Cup. Cricket is going to get a new world champion after 23 years.

Both England and New Zealand have not won the Cricket World Cup title till date. Both of these teams will give everything and fight till the last breath to win the title this time. In this 12th edition of the World Cup, which is hosted by England and Wales Cricket, the rain has fiercely interfered. These pitches have proved to be of great help to both bowlers and batsmen in this World Cup. So let us know what is going to happen on the final match of the pitch and the mood of the weather …?

What will the London weather be like on July 14?

The England Meteorological Department has said in its prediction that the London season will be open in the World Cup final. During the match, most of the time the sky will remain clear and sunshine will remain. In the evening, a light drizzle is likely but it is unlikely that the match will be interrupted. Cricket fans will be happy that they will get to see the whole match.

Head-to-head stats between New Zealand and England in World Cup

In the World Cup between England and New Zealand so far 9 total matches have been played. In which England has won 4 and New Zealand has won 5 matches. At Lords, there have been two encounters between the two teams in the World Cup so far. On both occasions, New Zealand has defeated England.

Batsman: -Joe Root and Ken Williamson are good at their batting and with them, one of Johnny Bairstow or Eoin Morgan is liked, while Kiwi opener, Martin Guptill is also a decent choice.

Allrounders:- Ben Stokes and James Neesham like each other, both of them bat with the left hand and bowl with the right hand. Mitchell Santner is also a viable alternative to meeting the credit limitations.

Bowlers : –Trent Boult and Jopra Archer are leading the bowling line-up. Lockie Ferguson is perfect for tearaway fast bowler for eighteen wickets in this World Cup. One of Liam Plunkett or Chris Woakes will be good to complete the last match fantasy team of World Cup 2019.

Captain: – Both Joe Root and Ken Williamson are the contenders for the captaincy, although this should be Ben Stokes’s all-rounder skill set which should be supported. If someone is deferred, then Johnny Bairstow is also a decent choice keeping his form in mind.

Prediction #1: Tom Latham, Jos Buttler, Joe Root, Kane Williamson, Martin Guptill, Ben Stokes, James Neesham, Jofra Archer, Lockie Ferguson, Trent Boult and Liam Plunkett. Captain: Kane Williamson, Vice-Captain: Ben Stokes

Prediction #2: Tom Latham, Jonny Bairstow, Kane Williamson, Martin Guptill, Joe Root, Ben Stokes, Mitchell Santner, Chris Woakes, Trent Boult, Jofra Archer and Lockie Ferguson. Captain: Ben Stokes, Vice-Captain: Joe Root

Team India Won By Rohit And Rahul’s Bang Innings, Reached Top Of Points Table

On the brilliant innings of Rohit Sharma (103) and Lokesh Rahul (111), India defeated Sri Lanka by 7 wickets in their final league match of the ICC World Cup 2019. The Indian team has reached the top of the table with this win. India has 15 points in 9 matches.

In this match played at Leeds’ Headingley Stadium, India first show the superb bowling and then batted superbly. Earlier, Sri Lanka presented a challenge of 265 runs. In reply, India achieved this target easily in 43.3 overs at the loss of three wickets.

Superb Start Of India And Openers Share 189 Runs Partnership

The beginning of India is a wonderful one. Rohit and Rahul, who started the innings, made a partnership of 189 runs for the first wicket. India lost the first wicket as Rohit in the 31st over. Kasun Rajitha showed them the way to pavilion. He hit 14 fours and two sixes in his inning of 94 balls.

Rohit Has Become The Second Player To Score 600 Runs

This is Rohit’s fifth century in this World Cup. With this, he has become the highest scorer in a World Cup. During this period, 600 runs were completed in the World Cup. He is the second Indian batsman to complete 600 runs in World Cup and fourth in the world.

Before this, the achievement was made by former India great Sachin Tendulkar in his 2003 World Cup. After Rohit’s dismissal, Rahul led the innings with captain Virat Kohli (34 not out). Both shared a 55-run partnership for the second wicket and brought the team closer to victory.

However, due to Rahul’s dismissal in the 41st over, the partnership broke down. He became the victims of Lasith Malinga. Rahul hit 11 fours and a six in his 118-ball knock. After that, young batsman Rishabh Pant (4), who came to the crease, lost his wicket cheaply.

Kohli and Hardik Pandya (7 not out) won the match and returned to the pavilion. Kohli hit three boundaries in 41 balls. Pandya played 4 balls and hit a boundary.

First Inning

Earlier, batting first by winning the toss, Sri Lanka scored 264 runs by losing 7 wickets in the allotted 50 overs. Angelo Mathews (113) scored highest runs from Sri Lanka. He hit 10 fours and two sixes in his 128-ball inning. The beginning of the Sri Lankan team is very bad.

Dimuth Karunaratne (10) returned to the pavilion in the fourth over. Bumrah then took the second opener Kusal Perera (18) wicket in eighth over.

Sri Lanka lost the third wicket as Kusal Mendis (3). Sri Lanka had great hopes from Avishka Fernando (20) but he lost his wicket in the 12th over. He gave a catch to Dhoni at Hardik Pandya’s delivery.

The tragedy of Sri Lanka can be judged by the fact that its four wickets fell to a total of just 55 runs.

Angelo Mathews and Lahiru Thirimanne (53) picked up the morale and saved the team from faltering. Both of them shared a vital partnership of 124 runs for the fifth wicket. This partnership was broken by Kuldeep Yadav in the 38th over by Thirimanne out. Then Mathews led the Sri Lankan inning with Dhananjaya de Silva (not out 29). Both shared a 74-run partnership for the sixth wicket. Mathews became a victim of Bumrah in the 49th over.

After this Sri Lanka’s seventh and last wicket fell in the 50th over as Thisara Perera (2). For India, Jaspreet Bumrah took three, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav, and Bhuvneshwar Kumar got one wicket each.