Rohit Sharma-led Mumbai Indians (MI) defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) by a massive margin of 46 runs at Wankhede Stadium on Tuesday in the 14th match of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2018. This is MI's first victory of the season after losing three games on the trot. On the other hand, this was Virat Kohli's RCB's third defeat out of 4 matches so far.
Chasing a huge total of 214, RCB never looked in the hunt as there was only one man who keeping the contest alive and it was none other than their captain Kohli, who scored a brilliant 92 not out off 62 balls, including 7 fours and 4 sixes. RCB could score only 167-8 at the end of 20 overs and no other batsman apart from Kohli could touch even 20-run mark.
The 11th season of the Indian Premier League is just around the corner and fans are all excited to see their favourite stars back in their favourite tournament. The extravaganza will kick-off on April 7 and will see the return of Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals after a gap of two years.
Wicket-keepers are the key member of any team. However, they are mostly underrated but they can be the biggest difference in the strength and weakness of any team. Let us look at first choice wicketkeepers of every franchise.
The Indian Premier League has a new beauty among their anchoring roster and she goes by the name of Erin Holland. While, IPL viewers back in India and the sub-continent maybe unfamiliar with her, the stunner is quite a celebrity back in her native Australia. She also has a connection with the game of cricket as Erin has been in a long-term relationship with Australian all-rounder Ben Cutting, who currently plies his trade for the Mumbai Indians and was also a valuable member of the Sunrisers Hyderabad squad in the previous editions.
Know some unknown facts about the new IPL anchor who is sure to wow the fans of the tournament all over the world!
Have you heard Shah Rukh Khan’s dialogue from the movie Dilwale Dulhaniye Le Jayenge: “Mujhe to koi ek ladki pasand aa hi nahi sakti hai... ab kisi ki aankhen achi hai, to kisi naak achi hai, kisi ke honth ache hain, kisi ke kaan ache hain.”
If this is exactly how you feel while watching IPL matches, then don’t fret as there are many like you who find it hard to place their loyalty with one team as their favourite players are scattered in different teams.
Hence, just on a fun note, we decided to form our own team of most handsome IPL 2018 players, who will be a treat to watch together in one squad. Though it’s all on a lighter note, we seriously contemplated our options while choosing an XI of handsome IPL players. However, we just tweaked the rules a bit and instead of going with four overseas players originally allowed in an IPL team, we took six players. But be rest assured that these guys are handsome as hell. Check them out.