Rahul hits half-century as his side defeats Mumbai Indians by nine wickets
"As it was his team's first offence of the season under the IPL's Code of Conduct relating to minimum over rate offences, Mr Sharma was fined Rs 12 lakh," it said.
Leg-spinner Amit Mishra spun a web over Mumbai Indians before Shikhar Dhawan and Steve Smith played knocks of 45 and 33 respectively as Delhi Capitals registered a win
The win put DC second on the points table, just behind Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB). While both teams have six points, RCB is ahead on net run rate
Mumbai Indians head coach Mahela Jayawardene hoped that Hardik will be able to return to bowling in the next few weeks
Up against a resurgent side, defending champions MI will need to address their middle-order woes if they are to go for a third consecutive win
Quinton de Kock and Rohit Sharma played knocks of 40 and 32, but SRH managed to maintain a stranglehold as Mumbai Indians were restricted to 150/5.
Chasing 151 for victory, Sunrisers were all out for 137 runs in 19.4 overs to succumb to the loss to remain without any points in the table
Getting the combination right would be topmost on Sunrisers Hyderabad's (SRH) to-do list when they take on a qualitatively superior Mumbai Indians (MI) in...
The trend in Chennai is you can't hit from ball one. You have to plan before you go into bat. We were 15-20 runs short. Should have batted well at the fag end. We need to understand how we need to bat
Chasing a target of 153, KKR were on course reaching 122 for 4 in the 15th over before the last five fetched only 20 runs as they stunningy fell short giving defending champions their first win
But in the IPL 2021 opener, the batsman managed to change his fortunes as he played a knock of 39 runs, including two sixes. RCB defeated Mumbai Indians by two wickets in a thrilling encounter on Friday
Staying true to his style, this IPL he has taken a unique approach to speak up a cause that Rohit has long supported - the conservation of the Great One-Horned Rhinoceros or the Indian Rhino.
De Villiers smashed 48 off 27 balls after RCB were down in the dumps at 106 for 5
The feeling in the camp is absolutely electric and upbeat. It is the start of the new season, we all know that. The guys are very excited to get going. We've got some new faces in the squad as well which is exciting.
Before the start of the tournament, Kohli had said that he will open the innings for the RCB. He opened for India in the last T20I against England and played an unbeaten knock of 80 off 52 balls at the Narendra Modi Stadium.
Designed by renowned fashion designer duo Shantanu and Nikhil, the jersey captures the composition of the 5 basic elements of the universe earth, water, fire, air, and sky, each signifying the essence of the five-time champion.
Bumrah tied the knot on Monday after which a number of cricketers wished him on social media.