Kieron Pollard

IPL 2021: MI all-rounder Kieron Pollard’s father passes away, Sachin Tendulkar pays tribute

Taking to Instagram, Pollard shared a couple of pictures of him and his father including one with a Mumbai Indians jersey.

Mar 24, 2021, 19:31 PM IST

WI vs SL: First ODI turns ugly after Danushka Gunathilaka’s rare dismissal, watch

The match turned ugly when, in the 21st over, Danuska Gunathilaka was judged to have obstructed the field when he trod on the ball while Kieron Pollard was attempting to affect a run out. Pollard bowled a short ball which Gunathilaka fended away. 

Mar 11, 2021, 08:30 AM IST

In Pics: Fabian Allen scripts T20 series win for West Indies over Sri Lanka

West Indies won a thrilling three-match T20 series, 2-1, with a three-wicket win in the third and final T20 in Antigua on Monday (March 8). Chasing a modest 132 to win, the home side struggled in the middle till all-rounder Fabian Allen smashed Sri Lankan off-spinner Akila Dananjaya for three sixes in the 19th over to guide his side home. Dananjaya, who picked up a hat-trick in the first T20 was also smashed for six sixes in an over by Kieron Pollard in the same game. For the visitors, spinners Wanindu Hasaranga (2/13) and Lakshan Sandakan (3/29) tried their best to restrict the West Indies. We take a look at the action-packed third T20 in these collection of pictures.

Mar 08, 2021, 12:25 PM IST

WI vs SL 1st T20: Today was my day, says Kieron Pollard after hitting 6 sixes

Pollard hit Sri Lanka’s Akila Dananjaya for six 6s in the sixth over of the innings as the hosts chased down 132-run target to go 1-0 up in the three-match series. Pollard explained what he felt before facing the last ball of Dananjaya’s over.

Mar 04, 2021, 13:26 PM IST

In Pics: Kieron Pollard becomes 2nd man to hit six sixes in an over in T20 internationals

West Indies captain Kieron Pollard achieved a rare record on Thursday (March 4, India time) when he smashed Sri Lanka off-spinner Akila Dananjaya for six consecutive sixes in an over. Pollard became only the second man after India's Yuvraj Singh to achieve this record in T20 internationals. Thanks to Pollard's swashbuckling 11-ball 38 and useful knocks by Evin Lewis and Jason Holder, West Indies cruised to the 131-run target in just over 13 overs in spite of a hat-trick by Dananjaya. Here we take a look at the action-packed first T20 between West Indies and Sri Lanka in Antigua.

Mar 04, 2021, 13:05 PM IST

Yuvraj Singh and Ravi Shastri, the Indians in Kieron Pollard’s ‘six sixes’ club

Over the course of the innings, Yuvraj scored the fastest-ever T20 international fifty off just 12 deliveries. The event was memorable because Herschelle Gibbs had done the same to Daan van Bunge of Netherlands in a 2007 World Cup game in the Caribbean. 

Mar 04, 2021, 10:54 AM IST

WI vs SL 1st T20: Kieron Pollard does a Yuvraj Singh, smashes 6 sixes in an over after Dananjaya hat-trick

The Mumbai Indians all-rounder tore Dananjaya apart after the off-spinner had rocked the West Indies early by taking a hat-trick in the fourth over the innings – including the returning Chris Gayle for a duck. Pollard became only the eighth batsman in the history of cricket to smash six sixes in one over. 

Mar 04, 2021, 06:53 AM IST

India vs Australia: Hardik Pandya names this star all-rounder as his inspiration

Indian all-rounder Hardik Pandya on Sunday revealed that West Indies all-rounder Kieron Pollard is his inspiration.

Dec 07, 2020, 10:52 AM IST

Glenn Phillips' ton helps New Zealand thrash West Indies by 72 runs in 2nd T20I

After putting a mammoth score of 238/3, the Black Caps restricted the visitors to 166/9 in their allotted 20 overs to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.

Nov 29, 2020, 12:47 PM IST

IPL 2020: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma out of Chennai Super Kings clash with hamstring injury

Rohit suffered left leg hamstring strain during Mumbai Indians' Super Over defeat at the hands of Kings XI Punjab at the Dubai International Stadium on October 18.

Oct 23, 2020, 19:46 PM IST

Indian Premier League 2020: Rohit Sharma unwell after Mumbai Indians-Kings XI Punjab thriller, says Kieron Pollard

Fans were left wondering about Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma's whereabouts following the first ever second Super Over of IPL history

Oct 19, 2020, 22:20 PM IST

Indian Premier League 2020: 'World-class' Jasprit Bumrah has taken over reigns from Lasith Malinga, says Kieron Pollard

Bumrah has been on fire in IPL 2020, having already picked-up 15 wickets from 9 matches for Mumbai Indians. 

Oct 19, 2020, 16:14 PM IST

Caribbean Premier League 2020: Trinbago Knight Riders thrash St Lucia Zouks by 8 wickets to emerge champions

Kieron Pollard-led Trinbago Knight Riders won the toss and opted to field first  in the summit showdown of the CPL.

Sep 11, 2020, 10:27 AM IST

Caribbean Premier League 2020: Kieron Pollard guides Trinbago Knight Riders to narrow win over Barbados Trindents

With the win, Trinbago Knight Riders have shown that they are capable of winning rest of the tournament not only can they win without Sunil Narine, they can do it without DJ Bravo. 

Aug 30, 2020, 13:58 PM IST

Full squad of Trinbago Knight Riders for 2020 Caribbean Premier League

West Indies' limited-overs captain Kieron Pollard will continue to lead the Trinbago Knight Riders in the upcoming edition of the CPL.

Aug 08, 2020, 18:46 PM IST

CPL 2020: Kieron Pollard to continue to lead Trinbago Knight Riders

West Indies' limited-overs captain Kieron Pollard will continue to serve as the captain of the Trinbago Knight Riders in the upcoming 2020 edition of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL).

Aug 01, 2020, 16:55 PM IST

CPL 2020 to be held in Trinidad and Tobago from August 18

The likes of Afghanistan's Rashid Khan, Australia's Chris Lynn, West Indies' Carlos Brathwaite, Dwayne Bravo and Kieron Pollard and England's Alex Hales are all set to take part in this year's CPL. 

Jul 11, 2020, 18:47 PM IST

West Indies fined for maintaining slow over-rate in 1st Sri Lanka ODI

On-field umpires Paul Wilson and Ruchira Palliyaguruge, third umpire Marais Erasmus and fourth official Lyndon Hannibal levelled the charges.

Feb 23, 2020, 13:55 PM IST

West Indies outclass Ireland in 3rd T20I to draw series

West Indies came out with a brilliant all-round performance as they thrashed Ireland by nine wickets in the third and final T20I at Warner Park on the island of St. Kitts, thus leaving the T20I series tied 1-1.

Jan 20, 2020, 14:21 PM IST

Jason Holder rested for first two ODIs against Ireland

Holder is the only player to miss out from West Indies' 1-2 defeat at the hands of India in the three-match ODI series in December 2019.  

Jan 02, 2020, 12:11 PM IST