India reached 221/4 against New Zealand at the end of curtailed opening day's play in the second Test. At stumps, Mayank Agarwal and Wriddhiman Saha were batting on 120 and 25 respectively.
India were stuttering at 145/4 in 49.2 overs when Kyle Jamieson removed skipper Ajinkya Rahane. But an unbeaten century stand between Shreyas Iyer and Ravindra Jadeja turned the table against New Zealand on Day 1 of the first Test.
Both Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra recorded four wins each to finish with 16 points but the former took the top position on the basis of having beaten the latter.
Hussey, a former KKR player, isn't too worried about their misfiring middle-order and is confident of ticking all the boxes against CSK in the IPL 2021 final.
With this 86-run win over RR, KKR have all but sealed the final IPL 2021 playoff qualification spot, putting MI out of contention. MI's match vs SRH is now nothing but a dead rubber.
KKR are currently placed fourth with 12 points from 13 games and a win in their last game would help them with the final IPL 2021 playoffs spot.
Shubman Gill, bowlers guide Kolkata Knight Riders to a 6-wicket win over Sunrisers Hyderabad in IPL 2021.
The probability of Andre Russell not playing tonight will give Delhi more reasons to feel optimistic about securing their playoff berth by defeating the Kolkata Knight Riders.
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Every match from now on will be a final, said Kolkata knight Riders all-rounder Andre Russell after big win vs Royal Challengers Bangalore in Abu Dhabi on Monday.
The result will not just boost their morale immensely but also improve KKR's net run rate going ahead.
Shubman Gill, Nitish Rana have performed consistently for Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL and the Aussie coach Hussey is excited.
Washington fractured his finger after being hit by a Mohammed Siraj delivery and is the third player to be ruled out of the tour after Avesh and Shubman Gill
It is all but certain that Shubman Gill is unlikely to feature in the upcoming five-Test series against England starting in Nottingham from August 4
Mayank Agarwal and KL Rahul are the other two openers in the India squad and if Shubman Gill is ruled out, Abhimanyu Easwaran is the likely replacement from the standby list
Mohammed Shami finaly provided the breakthrough with Shubman Gill taking a stunner of a catch to dismiss Ross Taylor on Day 5 of ICC WTC 2021 final
New Zealand ended at 101 for two with Ross Taylor and Kane Williamson batting at the stumps.
VVS Laxman, a veteran of 134 Tests, also felt that India start as 'favourite' in the ICC World Test Championship final due to the depth, experience and talent they have in the squad
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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