Latest Cricket News Updates https://cricwaves.appspot.com Latest news from cricwaves.appspot.com (c)cricwaves.appspot.com en-gb Fri 26 Feb 2021 Party poppers CSK eliminate Punjab out of the tournament https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/zoiglUteat_drh-sevawcirc/party-poppers-csk-eliminate-punjab-out-of-the-tournament.html Punjab faltered at the last hurdle in the race to playoffs, as a “high on confidence” CSK rolled to an easy nine wicket win in the final match for both the teams. IPL 2020 KXIP vs CSK Match 53: Preview, Playing XI Predictions, weather report https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/BCPKhr5pTf_drh-sevawcirc/ipl-2020-kxip-vs-csk-match-53-preview-playing-xi-predictions-weather-report.html Kings XI Punjab will have to get the better of Chennai Super Kings in match 53 of IPL 2020 at Abu Dhabi if they are to stay in hunt for a play-offs race, which is a rather jumbled up scenario at present. Punjab’s loss to Rajasthan Royals in their previous game has seriously dented their chances of qualification. With 12 points from 13 games, they are not assured of making the top four even if they defeat CSK in the first game of the double-header on Sunday. Gaikwad, Jadeja heroics hand CSK another consolation win https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/v8e0llX8Re_drh-sevawcirc/gaikwad-jadeja-heroics-hand-csk-another-consolation-win.html A calm Gaikwad’s 72(53) and a belligerent Jadeja’s 31*(11) made sure that KKR’s playoff chances were no longer in their hands, as with this loss, they will want other results to fall their way. Rana batted superbly for his 87(61), but the target of 173 was just not enough for the now spirited Super Kings. IPL 2020 CSK vs KKR Match 49: Preview, Playing XI Predictions, weather report https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/xBiqctklPW_drh-sevawcirc/ipl-2020-csk-vs-kkr-match-49-preview-playing-xi-predictions-weather-report.html Chennai Super Kings may have been knocked out of IPL 2020, but they can still play spoilsport as far as the chances of other teams are concerned. They will face Kolkata Knight Riders in match number 49 of IPL 2020 at Dubai on Thursday. KKR are still in contention with 12 points from as many games, and need to win the next two matches to ensure qualification for the play-offs. CSK are at the bottom of the points table and would not like to finish there. Hence, they have a lot of pride to play for. IPL 2020 CSK vs RCB Match 44: All round CSK spoil the party for RCB https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/IQW7mPWGl9_drh-sevawcirc/ipl-2020-csk-vs-rcb-match-44-all-round-csk-spoil-the-party-for-rcb.html With not much to lose, CSK played freely today, and as a result walked away with a comfortable win over RCB, who would have hoped to top the table after winning. Gaikwad 65*(51) and Rayudu 39(27) starred with the bat as CSK chased down 145 with 8 balls to spare. IPL 2020 CSK vs RCB Match 44: Preview, playing XI predictions, weather report https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/S6VkkSl09y_drh-sevawcirc/ipl-2020-csk-vs-rcb-match-44-preview-playing-xi-predictions-weather-report.html Bottom-placed Chennai Super Kings will face in-from Royal Challengers Bangalore in match 44 of IPL 2020 at Dubai, in the first game on Sunday. CSK have had a horrible run in IPL 2020 with only three wins from 11 matches, and look set to miss the play-offs for the first time in IPL history (notwithstanding their suspended years). RCB, in complete contrast, have 14 points from 10 games, and trail Mumbai and Delhi only the basis on net run-rate. Kishan, de Kock guide Mumbai home after Boult, Bumrah shatter Chennai https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/3r0R1S09hB_drh-sevawcirc/kishan-de-kock-guide-mumbai-home-after-boult-bumrah-shatter-chennai.html The Chennai Super Kings were handed their first 10 wicket loss at the hand of their arch rivals Mumbai Indians. Boult (4-18) and Bumrah (2-25) restricted CSK for 114 before Kishan’s blistering 68*(37) took them home with more than seven overs to spare. IPL 2020 CSK vs MI Match 41: Preview, Playing XI predictions, weather report https://cricwaves.appspot.com/cricket/news/articles/lsLxGbSiI6_drh-sevawcirc/ipl-2020-csk-vs-mi-match-41-preview-playing-xi-predictions-weather-report.html The two teams who kicked off IPL 2020, Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings, will clash again in match number 41 of the tournament at Sharjah on Friday. CSK beat MI rather comprehensively in the first meeting between the teams this year. However, the fortunes of the two sides have changed drastically since. Chennai are languishing at the bottom of the points table with only three wins from 10 matches. Mumbai, on the other hand, are in the top three with six wins from nine games.