India vs Sri Lanka 2021: All You Need to Know

India named a strong 20-man main squad for the six-match limited overs’ series against Sri Lanka starting in Colombo from the 13th of July. The continent will be led by veteran batsman Shikhar Dhawan while Bhuvneshwar Kumar will be his deputy. Most of the players selected are on expected lines with hardly any surprises. There … Read more

Wake Up, Eat Breakfast, Watch Netflix: KKR’s Varun Chakravarthy Recalls Quarantine Days

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) spin bowler Varun Chakravarthy said he still hasn’t recovered completely from Covid-19 and is feeling weak and dizzy due to which he hasnt been able to resume training. Chakravarthy was one of the four KKR players to test positive for Covid-19 during the Indian Premier League (IPL), which was postponed midway … Read more

I still feel weak and dizzy: Varun Chakravarthy on COVID recovery | Cricket News – Times of India

CHENNAI: Kolkata Knight Riders spinner Varun Chakravarthy is still not fit for intense training after his recovery from COVID-19 as he is still feeling “weakness and dizziness”. Chakravarthy was the first player in IPL to test COVID-19 positive and within a couple of days, the tournament was suspended because of multiple cases inside the bio-bubble … Read more

Varun Chakravarthy, Sandeep Warrier back home after completing mandatory isolation

Tamil Nadu’s Varun Chakravarthy was officially the first player in this edition of the IPL, who contracted the infection after going for some medical scans Kolkata Knight Riders’ leg-spinner Varun Chakravarthy and pacer Sandeep Warrier, who were the first to test positive for COVID-19 in the currently-suspended IPL’s bio-bubble, have returned to their respective home … Read more

IPL 2021: From Varun Chakravarthy to Sandeep Warrier to Amit Mishra – How the virus travelled

(This story originally appeared in on May 05, 2021) From Varun Chakravarthy to Sandeep Warrier to Amit Mishra, the dreaded Covid-19 virus slithered from one camp into another as BCCI’s protocols on social distancing saw small but negligent breaches last week. With the GPS tracking device (FOB) being labelled ‘faulty’ by the franchises, the teams … Read more

How the Indian Premier League bubble burst — and what’s next

The 2021 edition, beset by COVID fears on Monday, was postponed indefinitely after more positive tests on Tuesday With the COVID-19 virus being detected in four biosecure IPL bubbles, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) had no option but to indefinitely postpone the 2021 edition of the T20 league on Tuesday. “These … Read more

IPL 2021: Varun, Warrier doing fine; KKR on course for their next match, says CEO Mysore | Cricket News – Times of India

AHMEDABAD: Kolkata Knight Riders duo of Varun Chakravarthy and Sandeep Warrier are doing “fine” and the team is hopeful of returning to action for their next IPL game once the quarantine phase is over, said CEO and MD Venky Mysore. About seven hours before the start, the IPL match between KKR and Royal Challengers Bangalore … Read more

IPL 2021: Working on a new mystery ball, says KKR’s Varun Chakravarthy | Cricket News – Times of India

AHMEDABAD: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) spinner Varun Chakravarthy said that dew played on his mind forcing the ball to slip out of hands during the Indian Premier League match against Punjab Kings (PBKS) on Monday. Even then, Chakravarthy picked one for 24 in four overs. “In the last ten overs, dew really started setting in … Read more

Spinners Chahal, Kuldeep face trial by fire in IPL | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELH: Until a couple of years ago, both Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav were Virat Kohli’s strike bowlers in limited-overs formats for India. However, they are now fighting for survival and the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) season will be crucial for them to regain confidence. While Chahal was benched after the first three … Read more

Spinner Varun Chakravarthy fails fitness test again, Natarajan at NCA with shoulder niggle

Varun Chakravarthy’s failure to clear fitness tests has ruled him out while T Natarajan is racing against time to be battle-ready, making him doubtful for at least the early part of India‘s five-match T20 series against England starting here on Friday. Spinner Chakravarthy has repeatedly failed to clear the fitness test at the National Cricket … Read more