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Big picture Kolkata Knight Riders, Rajasthan Royals. They ended third and fourth on the league table, with not a lot separating them, after seasons that followed similar trajectories, particularly when the playoffs race intensified. As squads, however, the campaigns they went through couldn’t have been more dissimilar. Fast bowlers aside, the KKR XI that will
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2:30 AM ET Peter Della PennaCricket Close Peter Della Penna is an American cricket journalist who also writes for ESPNcricinfo.com and DreamCricket.com. Since 2010, he has penned the USA entry in the Cricket Round the World section of the Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack.Follow Peter on Twitter @PeterDellaPenna ICC Americas USA project manager Eric Parthen has taken a positive
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At a recent promotional event, MS Dhoni was asked: “[Erwin] Rommel, the legendary German general, said no plan survives contact. How do you relate that to cricket?” “After the first ball is bowled, it’s only chaos,” Dhoni replied. “What you are trying to do is you’re trying to manage the chaos. It’s not like a
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Lancashire 314 for 7 (Davies 147, Jennings 73) beat Durham 122 by 192 runsScorecard Opener Alex Davies made Lancashire’s second-highest individual score in List A cricket as his side defeated Durham by 192 runs in their Royal London One-Day Cup match at Emirates Old Trafford. Davies hit 147 in his team’s 314 for seven in
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Delhi Daredevils 174 for 4 (Pant 64, Shankar 43) beat Mumbai Indians 163 (Cutting 37, Mishra 3-19, Lamichhane 3-36) by 11 runsScorecard and ball-by-ball details Rishabh Pant completes a stumping of Evin Lewis BCCI Mumbai Indians were knocked out of the IPL on a dry pitch that turned legspinners Amit Mishra and Sandeep Lamichhane into absolute
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2:46 AM ET Mohammad IsamESPN The Bangladesh selectors have recalled batsman Mosaddek Hossain to their T20 squad for the three-match series against Afghanistan next month. He last played T20 internationals last year in Sri Lanka, and this is his first senior call-up since being dropped after the first Test against Sri Lanka in February. Shakib
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Kolkata Knight Riders 173 for 5 (Lynn 55, Uthappa 45) beat Sunrisers Hyderabad 172 for 9 (Dhawan 50, Williamson 36, Krishna 4-30) by five wickets play 5:16 Graeme Swann also looks back at KKR’s batting might and what may have gone wrong with the Sunrisers Hyderabad bowlers Body language isn’t as noteworthy in cricket as
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