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IPL 2019: Royal Challengers Bangalore pull off 10-run win after another Andre Russell carnage

Needing 113 runs off the last six overs, Russell (65 off 25) and Rana (85 not out off 46) almost got their team over the line but Moeen Ali managed to defend 24 in the final over. 

Apr 20, 2019, 00:17 AM IST

IPL 2019: Shikhar Dhawan's unbeaten 97 helps Delhi Capitals defeat Kolkata Knight Riders by seven wickets

Kolkata will next play against Chennai Super Kings, whereas Delhi will clash with Sunrisers Hyderabad on April 14.

Apr 13, 2019, 00:21 AM IST

No ground is big enough for me I guess: Andre Russell

Russell smashed an unbeaten 48 off 13 balls as Kolkata Knight Riders plundered 66 runs in four overs to script a memorable win over Royal Challengers Bangalore on Friday night.

Apr 06, 2019, 16:29 PM IST

Want to hold on to my form: Nitish Rana

As a makeshift opener in the absence of Sunil Narine, Rana struck a fine 68 in KKR's first match against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Sunday.

Mar 28, 2019, 17:21 PM IST

Andre Russell stars in Kolkata Knight Riders win against Kings XI Punjab

KKR made 56 runs in 19 balls after the no-ball incident to score their highest IPL total at the Eden Gardens. The KKR innings was lashed with 17 sixes.

Mar 28, 2019, 00:01 AM IST

India beat arch-rivals Pakistan to reach final of Emerging Teams Asia Cup

Winning the toss and inviting Pakistan to bat first, India bowled out Pakistan for 172 in 44.4 overs.

Dec 13, 2018, 18:37 PM IST

Gautam Gambhir steps down as Delhi Ranji captain, Nitish Rana takes over

The 24-year-old Rana is a middle-order batsman, who has an average of 46.29 in 24 first-class appearances so far.

Nov 05, 2018, 15:01 PM IST

IPL 2018: Backing Nitish Rana has paid off, says KKR coach Jacques Kallis

It was during their first leg match against Mumbai Indians in Mumbai last year when KKR spotted Rana. Batting at no 3, Rana smashed a 29-ball 50 to help MI secure a four-wicket win and was adjudged Man of The Match.

Apr 23, 2018, 16:08 PM IST

IPL 2018: I perform well under pressure, says KKR's Nitish Rana

In-form Kolkata Knight Riders's (KKR) batsman Nitish Rana, whose 59 helped his team beat Delhi Daredevils on Monday, feels he excels under pressure. The Dinesh Karthik-led Kolkata defeated Gautam Gambhir's Delhi comfortably by 71 runs in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match.

Apr 17, 2018, 12:06 PM IST

IPL 2018 points table: KKR move up to second after Matchday 10, DD remain seventh

Kolkata (KKR) beat Delhi (DD) by 71 runs to register their second win in four matches and move up three rungs to second position in the 2018 IPL standings on Monday.

Apr 17, 2018, 00:41 AM IST

IPL 2018: Kolkata thrash Gautam Gambhir's Delhi to register second win

Sunil Narine became the 11th bowler to take 100 wickets in the IPL as KKR thrashed Gautam Gambhir's DD by 71 runs at the Eden Gardens on Monday.

Apr 16, 2018, 23:52 PM IST

IPL 2018: I had nothing to lose, luckily got 2 wickets, says Nitish Rana

Kolkata part-time off-spinner Nitish Rana turned heads with his two wickets in successive deliveries to get rid of Bangalore star batsmen Villiers and skipper Virat Kohli in their Indian Premier League (IPL) opener here.

Apr 09, 2018, 13:32 PM IST

Ranji Trophy 2017, Round 5: Harbhajan Singh makes FC comeback; Nitish Rana, Dharmendrasinh Jadeja rocks on Day 1

Day 1 round up from fifth round of 2017-18 Ranji Trophy season.

Nov 17, 2017, 20:27 PM IST

Ricky Ponting calls for Mumbai Indians' Nitish Rana's inclusion in India squad

The 23-year-old began IPL10 in a blaze of runs, scoring three half-centuries in his first six innings to emerge as one of the surprise packets of the ongoing tenth edition of the tournament.

May 07, 2017, 14:56 PM IST

WATCH: Travis Head takes stunning boundary-rope catch to dismiss Nitish Rana

With this result, Mumbai now sit atop the IPL standings with eight wins and two losses while Bangalore have lost eight matches and are now decidedly out of the play-off race.

May 01, 2017, 21:00 PM IST

Domestic performance more important than IPL for ODI selection, say former BCCI selectors

Nitish Rana, Sanju Samson, Rishabh Pant have been some of the top performers this IPL season.

Apr 29, 2017, 09:10 AM IST

Mumbai Indians vs Rising Pune Supergiant- Players to watch out for!

Albeit, Rising Pune Supergiant is all set to clinch on to the return-leg points too, coach Stephen Fleming feels that tonight's encounter will definitely be a tough one.

Apr 24, 2017, 16:58 PM IST

IPL 10: Mumbai Indians vs Delhi Daredevils – Players to watch out for!

Mumbai presently sit top of the IPL 2017 standings with 10 points.

Apr 22, 2017, 16:13 PM IST

IPL 10: Kings XI Punjab vs Mumbai Indians – Players to watch out for!

Unlike previous seasons, Mumbai Indians have picked up their winning gear well ahead in the tournament. They kicked off their campaign with a defeat against their Maharashtrian neighbour, Pune, but bounced back to win the next four matches.

Apr 20, 2017, 16:31 PM IST

WATCH: Samuel Badree scripts IPL history on debut, takes first hat-trick of 2017 season in magical spell

His figures of 4-1-9-4, that too in the batting power-play at a venue which is known as a batting paradise, ravaged the Mumbai top-order.

Apr 14, 2017, 20:59 PM IST