KXIP Beat DC Dhawan’s Record Ton In Vain Stay Float

Achievers News- A resurgent Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) on Tuesday comprehensively defeated table toppers Delhi Capitals (DC)by five wickets, despite Shikhar Dhawan’s record consecutive century, to record their third consecutivewin of the Indian Premier League (IPL), and kept their hopes of qualifying for the playoffs alive.KXIP nowhave eight points from 10 matches and are placed fifth. Rajasthan Royals (RR), too, have eight points, butKL Rahul’s KXIP has a better net run rate (-0.177) than Steve Smith’s RR (-0.591) in the eight-team competition.Both teams are still to play four matches, same…

Chennai Face Ouster Rajasthan’s Big Win

Achievers News- Former champions Rajasthan Royals (RR) on Monday registered a convincing seven-wicket win over three-time winnersChennai Super Kings (CSK), a result that lifted them from the bottom of the table and kept them afloat in the IndianPremier League (IPL).While the verdict catapulted RR to the fifth spot on the points table – thanks to Jos Buttler’s48-ball 70 not out and fast bowler Jofra Archer’s miserly spell — the defeat pushed the Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led CSKto the brink of elimination.Chasing CSK’s 125 for five wickets in 20 overs, RR finished…

After Beating MI In 2nd Super Over KXIP Crowned Kings

Achievers News- In a most dramatic contest, comprising two Super Over deciders, Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) held their nerve to eke outa heart-stopping win over reigning champions Mumbai Indians (MI) to most deservingly win two points and stay in therace for the IPL playoffs.After the scores were levelled at the end of the regulation two innings of 20 overs each,the contest slipped into a Super Over. However, this decider, too, ended in a tie, and it took another Super Overdecider the winner. The second time around, ‘Universe Boss’ Chris Gayle…

Kolkata In A Mismatch Clinical Mumbai Win

Achievers News- Maintaining their winning streak, reigning champions Mumbai Indians (MI) outclassed Kolkata Knight Riders(KKR) by eight wickets on Friday to reclaim the top spot on the Indian Premier League (IPL) points table.While it was MI’s sixth win from eight games, KKR suffered their second consecutive and fourth defeat overallin the ongoing season. Mumbai now have 12 points — the same as Delhi Capitals — from eight matches. But Mumbaiare ahead on net run rate (+1.353) while Delhi Capitals are second with +0.990.MI 149/2 wkts in 16.5 overs(Quinton de Kock…

Register A Morale Boosting Against RCB,KXIP Win

Achievers News- A class act by Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) batsmen powered them to a much-needed win, a thumping eight-wicket verdictagainst Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match on Thursday, but not before theymade it difficult for themselves and won off the very last ball of the game.This was KXIP’s just second win from eightgames, and despite the outcome the KL Rahul-led side languishes at the bottom of the eight-team standings. On theother hand, RCB remain static at their third spot with 10 points in their…

Go Atop Dominating Delhi Beat Royals

Continuing with their stellar show, Delhi Capitals (DC) on Wednesday again reclaimed the top spot in theIndian Premier League (IPL) standings as they registered a 13-run win over a off-colour Rajasthan Royals(RR). DC’s win became sweeter as fast bowler Anrich Nortje bowled the fastest ball of the tournament history.This was Delhi’s sixth win from eight games (12 points) while RR’s fifth defeat of the season (6 from 8).DC: 161/7 wkts in 20 overs (Shikhar Dhawan 57, Shreyas Iyer 53; Jofra Archer 3/19) beat RR 148/8 wkts in 20overs (Ben Stokes…

Keep Playoff Hopes Alive Chennai Beat SRH

Achievers News- Chennai Super Kings’ (CSK) desperation for a win, after two successive defeats, finally ended on Tuesdayas the Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led team registered a 20-run win over SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH).The win helpedCSK to keep their playoff hopes alive as the team now sits at the sixth spot on the points table while SRHremain at the fifth position in the eight team table. Both CSK and SRH have six matches each left to playin the league phase.CSK: 167/6 wkts in 20 overs (Shane Watson 42, Ambati Rayudu 41; Sandeep Sharma…

Maul KKR, Join MI, DC On Top De Villiers Shines As RCB

Achievers News- Sharjah:   A record century partnership between captain Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers on Monday catapulted Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) to be the joint number No.1 team on the IPL points table for the first time in 13th edition after they hammered Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) by 82 runs. Although RCB have 10 points, the same as Mumbai Indians (+1.327) and Delhi Capitals (+1.038), Kohli’s team is now third on net run rate (-0.116). Now, all eight teams have played seven matches each — the halfway stage of…

Snatches Win For RR Tewatia, Parag Blitzkrieg

Achievers News- Left-spinner Rahul Tewatia (45 not out of 28 balls) once again starred with the bat and received good supportfrom Riyan Parag (42 not out off 26 balls) as they helped Rajasthan Royals (RR) snatch an exciting win againstSunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) with one ball to spare here on Sunday.Chasing a modest 159-run target, half of the RRside, including Sanju Samson, was back in the dug-out with just 78 runs on board. However, Tewatia (4 boundariesand 2 sixes) and Parag (2 boundaries and 2 sixes) shared a match-winning 85-run partnership…

Outplay Dhoni’s CSK Kohli-Led RCB Gain Steam

Achievers News- Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) have not won the IPL title in 12 previous attempts. But they are now graduallygaining steam in the 13th edition and on Saturday they thrashed three-time champions Chennai Super Kings (CSK) by37 runs.RCB now are placed joint second with eight points from six matches, but the other two teams that also haveeight points — Mumbai (+1.488) and Kolkata Knight Riders (+0.017) — have a better net run rate than Virat Kohli’steam (-0.820).RCB 169/4 wkts in 20 overs (Virat Kohli 90 not out, Devdutt Padikkal…