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Pietersen powers Royal Challengers to a victory over Kings XI

Blistering unbeaten half-century from Kevin Pietersen helped Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) beat Kings XI Punjab by six wickets in the Indian Premier League (IPL) at floodlit Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) stadium here Friday.
Man of the Match Pietersen remained unbeaten on 66 and Virat Kohli made a breezy 42 as Royal Challengers Bangalore made 184 for [...] Continue reading Pietersen powers Royal Challengers to a victory over Kings XI

Gritty Nadal does it tough for victory over Nalbandian

Rafael Nadal worked to control an old foe while women’s second seed Caroline Wozniacki overcame a bout of illness to advance Sunday at the Miami Masters.
With grey skies and humidity replacing sunshine, number four Nadal staged a fightback after losing a marathon first set, constructing a 6-7 (8-10), 6-2, 6-2 third-round win over Argentine David [...] Continue reading Gritty Nadal does it tough for victory over Nalbandian

Kings XI Punjab made a sensational fightback before scripting a dramatic victory over Chennai Super Kings via one-over eliminator in an Indian Premier League match in Chennai on Sunday.
Put into bat, Kings XI made a modest 136 for eight and defeat wrote all over their face after the home team were 96 for one by [...] Continue reading Kings XI beat Chennai Super Kings in Super Over

Mumbai Indians win thriller

Mumbai Indians survived a brutal assault by Yusuf Pathan, who struck a belligerent 37-ball century, to record a thrilling four-run victory over Rajasthan Royals in their opening match of the Indian Premier League in Mumbai on Saturday.
Yusuf slammed an astonishing nine sixes and eight fours while making exactly 100 runs to bring the Royals on [...] Continue reading Mumbai Indians win thriller