Royal Challengers Bangalore and Mumbai Indians face off each other 29 times in the history of the IPL.
It doesn’t send any signal, that KL would not be considered or anything like that. It was just for one particular game.
Actually, in this match, there was two decision that effected the Indian cricket team. First, it was Suryakumar Yadav then later on in the last over of the Indian inning.
There’s no other choice. We can’t risk the preparation for the series in England. And cricketers can’t twice undergo quarantine.
The heat was so intense that umpires had to intervene.
Captain Virat Kohli registered his 25th Test fifty and stitched a 96 runs partnership with Ravi Ashwin for the seventh wicket.
Joe Root leapfrogged two spots and he is now in the third spot in the Test batting rankings. Root has 883 rating points to his name in the latest ICC test batting rankings.
Many cricket experts blamed Joe Root for his tactics yesterday to not declare the inning. But this thumping win shut the mouth of those cricket experts.
Team India have to wait for the first breakthrough of 23.5 overs. It was the first occasion in seven years that visiting openers batted this much over.
The incident needs to be looked at with absolute urgency and seriousness and strict action against the offenders should set things straight for once.