Kieron Pollard

IPL 2018: Kieron Pollard returns, takes MI to 186

IPL 2018: Kieron Pollard returns, takes MI to 186

Having warmed the bench in the last few games, Kieron Pollard wouldn't have been dreaming of getting the do-or-die game against KXIP. However, when he finally got a chance to make a comeback, he did live up to his reputation or rather his name. While hard-hitting is associated with his reputation, experience is what makes Pollard all the more special and even more dangerous. For his knock of 50 in 23 balls powered a tottering MI to reach a competitive 186. 

May 16, 2018, 23:24 PM IST
IPL 2018: Cheeky Kieron Pollard asks media to advise Mumbai Indians

IPL 2018: Cheeky Kieron Pollard asks media to advise Mumbai Indians

Stung by three straight defeats, Mumbai Indians' (MI) burly all-rounder Kieron Pollard cheekily sought advice from the media, asking if they could help the beleaguered outfit in effecting a turnaround in their fortunes in the Indian Premier League.

Apr 17, 2018, 08:58 AM IST
IPL 2018: Playing 400 T20 games itself a milestone, says Kieron Pollard

IPL 2018: Playing 400 T20 games itself a milestone, says Kieron Pollard

Kieron Pollard, who has become the first player to play 400 Twenty20 matches, on Monday said he celebrated the milestone by wearing the MI jersey with that number in the IPL lung opener on Saturday.

Apr 09, 2018, 21:23 PM IST
Why Dwayne Bravo and Kieron Pollard wore identical jerseys with Number 400 in IPL 2018 opener

Why Dwayne Bravo and Kieron Pollard wore identical jerseys with Number 400 in IPL 2018 opener

Dwayne Bravo and Kieron Pollard were celebrating individual landmarks.

Apr 08, 2018, 13:24 PM IST
Sunil Narine and 3 other big names skip West Indies' World Cup qualifiers for PSL

Sunil Narine and 3 other big names skip West Indies' World Cup qualifiers for PSL

Former West Indies Test captain Chris Gayle has been named in the World Cup qualifiers squad, even as other big names choose to play in the Pakistan T20 Super League (PSL).

Jan 26, 2018, 15:16 PM IST
West Indies allrounder Kieron Pollard opts out of T20Is in New Zealand for 'personal reasons'

West Indies allrounder Kieron Pollard opts out of T20Is in New Zealand for 'personal reasons'

The West Indies have yet to win a match in New Zealand, having lost both Tests inside four days and been comprehensively outplayed in the three one-day internationals.

Dec 28, 2017, 10:19 AM IST
Revealed! Hardik Pandya almost jailed in West Indies due to Kieron Pollard

Revealed! Hardik Pandya almost jailed in West Indies due to Kieron Pollard

Both the players are known for their explosive batting and brilliant fielding. They can also take crucial wickets with their pace bowling.

Dec 02, 2017, 23:02 PM IST
PSL 2018: Chris Gayle, Kumar Sangakkara released by Karachi Kings

PSL 2018: Chris Gayle, Kumar Sangakkara released by Karachi Kings

All the five franchises in the PSL were required to release 10 players, two in each category including foreigners to allow the new entrant franchise Multan Sultans to sign on 10 players next week.

Oct 05, 2017, 21:31 PM IST
Watch: Kieron Pollard bowls deliberate no ball to deny Evin Lewis a hundred in CPL 2017

Watch: Kieron Pollard bowls deliberate no ball to deny Evin Lewis a hundred in CPL 2017

Chasing 129 for victory, the St Kitts and Nevis Patriots thrashed their opponents by 10 wickets, with Evin Lewis scoring 97, though if it wasn't for Pollard, he could have got a century.

Sep 04, 2017, 16:48 PM IST
Watch: Kieron Pollard furious over Rahkeem Cornwall's decision to retire hurt in CPL 2017

Watch: Kieron Pollard furious over Rahkeem Cornwall's decision to retire hurt in CPL 2017

Staring at a challenging 196-run target, Cornwall remained the lone warrior for his side. Lacing together seven boundaries and six massive over-the-top strikes, the Windies batsman struck 78 runs which included his maiden T20 half century.

Sep 03, 2017, 16:07 PM IST
Kieron Pollard stops short of doing a Vinoo Mankad in CPL T20 encounter against Guyana Amazon Warriors

Kieron Pollard stops short of doing a Vinoo Mankad in CPL T20 encounter against Guyana Amazon Warriors

If desired, Pollard could have very well taken the bails off and dismissed Fuadadin to put Barbados in a better position but decided against it.

Aug 22, 2017, 11:37 AM IST
WATCH: Kieron Pollard displays jaw-dropping hitting to slam 28 runs in an over in CPL

WATCH: Kieron Pollard displays jaw-dropping hitting to slam 28 runs in an over in CPL

West Indian batsman Kieron Pollard showed once again why he is considered as one of the most dangerous batsmen in T20 cricket after he slammed an unbeaten 35-ball 83 for Barbados Tridents in a recent encounter with St. Lucia Stars. 

Aug 13, 2017, 11:30 AM IST
IPL 2017 Final, RPS vs MI: This Twitter user predicted every detail of Sunday finale, got 8 out of 9 right

IPL 2017 Final, RPS vs MI: This Twitter user predicted every detail of Sunday finale, got 8 out of 9 right

While Mumbai Indians went ahead to script history, becoming the first team to win three IPL trophies, when they defeated Rising Pune Supergiant in a pulsating Sunday finale at Hyderabad, there was this one Twitterati who made predictions, much ahead of the match and almost all of them were right.

May 22, 2017, 20:18 PM IST
WATCH: How MS Dhoni planned a perfect ploy to trap Kieron Pollard during MI vs RPS IPL 2017 final

WATCH: How MS Dhoni planned a perfect ploy to trap Kieron Pollard during MI vs RPS IPL 2017 final

Despite being removed as the Pune skipper ahead of the tenth edition, Dhoni had a major role to play in terms of decision-making on the field in IPL 2017.

May 22, 2017, 13:55 PM IST
IPL: Ricky Ponting names best batsmen, bowlers and fielders of 2017 season

IPL: Ricky Ponting names best batsmen, bowlers and fielders of 2017 season

David Warner was the only batter amassing more than 500 runs in this term while as many as 5 players, including Virat Kohli (973) and Warner (848), had achieved the feat in 2016.

May 20, 2017, 12:38 PM IST
IPL 2017, Qualifier 2: Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight Riders – Players to watch out for!

IPL 2017, Qualifier 2: Mumbai Indians vs Kolkata Knight Riders – Players to watch out for!

And by the end of tonight, the news about their final opponents will head to Rising Pune Supergiant office. Or probably, by early Saturday morning, if the rain god comes up with a cruel joke in Bengaluru, where Mumbai Indians (MI) will take on Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in the penultimate match of the 10th season of Indian premier League (IPL).

May 19, 2017, 18:15 PM IST
READ: Heart-warming story behind Washington Sundar's name and the honour his family still carries for an ex-army man

READ: Heart-warming story behind Washington Sundar's name and the honour his family still carries for an ex-army man

Roped in as a late replacement for injured Ravichandran Ashwin, Sundar has emerged as one of the finds of IPL 10.

May 18, 2017, 19:53 PM IST
WATCH: Mohit Sharma conjures up magical last over to stun Rohit Sharma's Mumbai Indians

WATCH: Mohit Sharma conjures up magical last over to stun Rohit Sharma's Mumbai Indians

Well, it looked like a score 230 was not enough against the firepower of Mumbai Indians. But a dream last over from Mohit Sharma changed the course of the match, giving Kings XI Punjab all two points from their must-win IPL game at Wankhede Stadium on Thursday.

May 12, 2017, 17:39 PM IST
Loss against Kings XI Punjab shows that Mumbai Indians players are also human: Kieron Pollard

Loss against Kings XI Punjab shows that Mumbai Indians players are also human: Kieron Pollard

Pollard said he did not feel much pressure as he was out in the middle and trying to concentrate on the job in hand.

May 12, 2017, 12:14 PM IST
WATCH: MI batsman Kieron Pollard deliberately plays culprit to retain strike by running one run short against KXIP

WATCH: MI batsman Kieron Pollard deliberately plays culprit to retain strike by running one run short against KXIP

Pollard, returning for the second run, didn't reach the crease and the umpire called one short.

May 12, 2017, 00:30 AM IST