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Robin Uthappa comes into Mithali Raj's rescue

Robin Uthappa comes into Mithali Raj's rescue

On Wednesday, Mithali became a target of trollers after she shared an old photographs with friends, wherein she was visible wearing a spaghetti top.

Suresh Raina, Robin Uthappa, Yusuf Pathan to line up for World XI against Sri Lanka XI

Suresh Raina, Robin Uthappa, Yusuf Pathan to line up for World XI against Sri Lanka XI

The proposed charity Twenty20 game in Colombo was supposed to be played on September 8, however, it has now been postponed with the new date yet to be revealed.

Yuvraj Singh, Sania Mirza engage in hilarious Twitter convo over Yuvi's doppelganger

Yuvraj Singh, Sania Mirza engage in hilarious Twitter convo over Yuvi's doppelganger

Heading into Thursday's encounter against Bangladesh, Yuvraj Singh became the fifth Indian cricketer to feature in his 300th ODI match. However, the southpaw didn't get to bat as the fighting total of 264 runs notched up by the Tigers were comfortably chased down by openers Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma and then skipper Virat Kohli as India reached the finals.

IPL 2017: David Warner to lead Ricky Ponting's Team of the Season; Gautam Gambhir, Robin Uthappa also in

IPL 2017: David Warner to lead Ricky Ponting's Team of the Season; Gautam Gambhir, Robin Uthappa also in

In total, six Indian players were selected in the XI along with 1 Australian, 1 England, 2 South African and 1 Afghanistan players.

Robin Uthappa likely to play for Kerala this Ranji Trophy season

Robin Uthappa likely to play for Kerala this Ranji Trophy season

Uthappa had scored 388 runs for Kolkata Knight Riders during the recently-concluded Indian Premier League.

WATCH: Imperious Jasprit Bumrah DESTROYS Gautam Gambhir's KKR with magical spell in IPL Qualifier 2

WATCH: Imperious Jasprit Bumrah DESTROYS Gautam Gambhir's KKR with magical spell in IPL Qualifier 2

But what stood out was his bowling figures, 3-1-7-3, with 14 off those 18 deliveries returning as dot balls.

IPL 2017, Match 41: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rising Pune Supergiant – Players to watch out for!

IPL 2017, Match 41: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rising Pune Supergiant – Players to watch out for!

Regardless of almost everything going in favour of them, the highly-confident Kolkata side crashed when they were struck by the Warner Whirlwind at Hyderabad in their previous match

IPL 2017: Robin Uthappa threatens Siddarth Kaul with body contact, then angry Yuvraj Singh takes over — WATCH

IPL 2017: Robin Uthappa threatens Siddarth Kaul with body contact, then angry Yuvraj Singh takes over — WATCH

Uthappa went onto play a brisk 28-ball 53 before he was dismissed by Mohammed Siraj in the 13th over.

IPL 2017, Match 37: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kolkata Knight Riders — As it happened...

IPL 2017, Match 37: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kolkata Knight Riders — As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of the 37th match of 2017 Indian Premier League between defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad and two-time winners Kolkata Knight Riders at Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Uppal, Hyderabad.

IPL 2017, Match 37: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kolkata Knight Riders – Players to watch out for!

IPL 2017, Match 37: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kolkata Knight Riders – Players to watch out for!

Adding on to SRH's concern, the Kight Riders have toppled down Hyderabad in two out of three occasions at RGIS.

Gautam Gambhir urges national selectors to keep an eye on 'brilliant' Robin Uthappa

Gautam Gambhir urges national selectors to keep an eye on 'brilliant' Robin Uthappa

Despite being pushed down from opening to No. 3 spot, Robin Uthappa has been one of the Indian Premier League 2017 season's top performer and has almost single handedly won games for Kolkata Knight Riders on at least a couple of occasions.

IPL 2017: Watch epic Amit Mishra-Sanju Samson stare down after comical dropped catch of Robin Uthappa — VIDEO

IPL 2017: Watch epic Amit Mishra-Sanju Samson stare down after comical dropped catch of Robin Uthappa — VIDEO

The 32nd match of 2017 IPL at Eden Gardens on Friday witnessed two Delhi Daredevils Amit Mishra and Sanju Samson involved in a farcical mixed-up which let off Kolkata Knight Riders' Robin Uthappa.

IPL 2017, Match 32: Brilliant Kolkata Knight Riders humble Delhi Daredevils by seven wickets, move closer to playoffs

IPL 2017, Match 32: Brilliant Kolkata Knight Riders humble Delhi Daredevils by seven wickets, move closer to playoffs

KKR (14 points) have one foot in the playoff with seven wins from nine matches, while DD's campaign is all but over following a four-match losing streak to languish at the bottom of the table with four points from seven matches.

WATCH: Kuldeep Yadav flummoxes MS Dhoni with peach of a delivery during RPS vs KKR IPL 2017 match

WATCH: Kuldeep Yadav flummoxes MS Dhoni with peach of a delivery during RPS vs KKR IPL 2017 match

On Wednesday, Dhoni was given a taste of his own medicine, thanks to a deadly combo of Kuldeep Yadav and Robin Uthappa in their Indian Premier League (IPL) match in Pune.

WATCH: Robin Uthappa's impressive show behind the stumps to dismiss Ajinkya Rahane, MS Dhoni, Manoj Tiwary

WATCH: Robin Uthappa's impressive show behind the stumps to dismiss Ajinkya Rahane, MS Dhoni, Manoj Tiwary

Uthappa, who scored a magnificent 87-run knock against Rising Pune Supergiant, also produced three brilliant stumping behind the wicket to remove Rahane, Dhoni and Tiwary.

RPS vs KKR: Gautam Gambhir, Robin Uthappa brilliance powers Kolkata Knight Riders to top of IPL 10 standings

RPS vs KKR: Gautam Gambhir, Robin Uthappa brilliance powers Kolkata Knight Riders to top of IPL 10 standings

The duo stitched 158 runs off just 85 balls for the second wicket to help KKR chase down the 183-run target with 11 balls to spare.

IPL 2017: Robin Uthappa leaves AB de Villiers, Stuart Binny ashamed with unstoppable straight drive — WATCH

IPL 2017: Robin Uthappa leaves AB de Villiers, Stuart Binny ashamed with unstoppable straight drive — WATCH

Ashamed with their efforts, both the fielders took some time to get up and get into the match, even as a dejected Virat Kohli's failed to hide his disappointment.

IPL 2017, Match 23: Brilliant Suresh Raina helps struggling Gujarat Lions beat Kolkata Knight Riders by four wickets

IPL 2017, Match 23: Brilliant Suresh Raina helps struggling Gujarat Lions beat Kolkata Knight Riders by four wickets

This is Gujarat's second win of the season which pushed Rising Pune Supergiant to bottom as five teams now are on four points.

IPL 2017, Match 23: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Gujarat Lions — As it happened...

The Lions finally roared, and breached a seemingly impregnable Kolkata Knight Riders fortress at Eden Gardens, thanks to a superlative performance from Gujarat captain Suresh Raina.

GUJARAT LIONS WON BY 4 WICKETS WITH 10 BALLS REMAINING

IPL has unearthed MS Dhoni's 'perfect' successor in Rishabh Pant, so thus claims Delhi Daredevils' Sam Billings

IPL has unearthed MS Dhoni's 'perfect' successor in Rishabh Pant, so thus claims Delhi Daredevils' Sam Billings

Indian cricket has seen a host of young wicket-keeper batsmen ready to step up, and don the national colours. But how many of them are indeed worthy for international cricket, let alone Dhoni's future replacement, is still a matter of conjecture.