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Most Maiden Overs in IPL: From Lasith Malinga to Bhuvneshwar Kumar, 5 Bowlers Who Have Bowled Most Maiden Overs in Indian Premier League

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Cricket fans have their eyes on the calendar, with the VIVO Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 set to get underway on April 9. The tournament will indeed be different from previous editions due to the restrictions and new norms amid the COVID-19 pandemic. However, one thing is sure that the battle between the bat and ball will keep you on the edge of the seats. With T20 stalwarts from all over the world plying their trade in IPL, most of the contests tend to go down to the wire. Although T20 is known to be a game for , bowlers also have a massive part to play. Most Ducks in IPL: From Rohit Sharma to Ajinkya Rahane, Five Cricketers Who Have Been Dismissed on Nought Most Number of Times.

With a T20 game being a 120-ball per side contest, every dot delivery is gold dust for the fielding side. However, keeping a batsman on the back foot for long is a daunting task in this format of the game. Nevertheless, there have been bowlers who have kept the batsmen quiet for an entire over. With the VIVO IPL 2021 right around the corner, let’s look at five bowlers with the most maiden overs in IPL history. Biggest Wins in IPL: Five Largest Margins in History of Indian Premier League.

1. Praveen Kumar – 14 Maiden Overs

The former Indian pacer didn’t play IPL after the 2017 season but still holds the illustrious record of bowling most maiden overs. The right-arm fast bowler didn’t rely on pace much, but his ability to swing the new ball and nail yorkers at will made him a great asset in the T20 format. Praveen Kumar 14 maiden overs in 119 IPL games for Royal Challengers Bangalore, Kings XI Punjab, Mumbai Indians, Sunrisers Hyderabad and Gujarat Lions.

2. Irfan Pathan – 10 Maiden Overs

Former Indian all-rounder Irfan Pathan is second on this list, bowling ten maiden overs in 103 games. Owing to his ability to swing the new ball, Pathan often opened the bowling for his side and kept the batsmen quiet in the powerplay overs. The former Chennai Super Kings bowler was also a potent weapon in the death overs. Not to forget, the southpaw a genuine all-rounder who hurt oppositions in all three formats.

3. Lasith Malinga – 8 Maiden Overs

Four bowlers have bowled eight maiden overs in IPL, but none of them had a better economy rate than Lasith Malinga, i.e. 7.14. The Sri Lankan speedster served Mumbai Indians throughout his IPL career and played a crucial role in guiding them to four titles. Arguably the best T20 bowler ever, Malinga had every weapon in his arsenal, required to torment batsmen. His tally of 170 wickets in 122 games is also the highest for any bowler.

4. Bhuvneshwar Kumar – 8 Maiden Overs

Next on the list is Sunrisers Hyderbad pace spearhead Bhuvneshwar Kumar. The two-time Purple cap winner is a complete package in the T20 format, and his numbers speak for himself. His swing bowling doesn’t allow batsmen to take advantage of the powerplay overs, while his ability in the death overs keeps the scoring rate down. In total, he has delivered eight maiden overs in 121 games.

5. Sandeep Sharma – 8 Maiden Overs

Bhuvneshwar’s SRH teammate Sandeep Sharma also features in this list with eight maiden overs in 92 games. The right-arm pacer hasn’t been in talk much but has been performing consistently in IPL over the years. Sharma isn’t known to set the speed gun on fire, but his ability to move the new ball and bucket of variations makes him a captain’s delight.

(The above story first appeared on Onhike on Apr 08, 2021 11:12 AM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website onhike.com).

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DC vs PBKS, IPL 2021 Live Cricket Streaming: Watch Free Telecast of Delhi Capitals vs Punjab Kings on Star Sports and Disney+Hotstar Online

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RR vs DC, IPL 2021 Live Cricket Streaming: Watch Free Telecast of Rajasthan Royals vs Delhi Capitals on Star Sports and Disney+Hotstar Online

Delhi Capitals and Punjab Kings will look to get back to winning ways as they cross swords in match 11 of VIVO Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021. The encounter takes place at the in Mumbai on Sunday (April). The campaign has been similar for DC and PBKS this season as both sides emerged victorious in their first outings before suffering defeats in second. Hence, it would be interesting to see how the upcoming fixture unfolds. Meanwhile, if you are looking for the live streaming, live telecast and other DC vs PBKS match details. Updated IPL 2021 Table.

Although the Mumbai track recorded big scores in the first few games this season, bowlers were dominant in recent games at the venue. However, both PBKS and DC have a potent batting line-up, and one can expect some big hits in the Super Sunday clash. KL Rahul’s men suffered an astonishing batting collapse against Chennai Super Kings in their last outing. With Delhi having services of Chris Woakes and Kagiso Rabada, Punjab needs to be more watchful. On the other hand, Rishabh Pant’s captaincy tactics have been questioned in the first few games, and the young -keeper batsman needs to adapt to the new role soon. Ahead of the game, let’s look at the streaming and other information. DC vs PBKS Preview: Likely Playing XIs, Key Battles, Head to Head and Other Things You Need To Know About VIVO IPL 2021 Match 11.

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DC vs PBKS Live Telecast of IPL 2021 Match 4 on Sports TV Channels

Delhi Capitals vs Punjab Kings (DC vs PBKS) match will be live telecast on Star Sports channels since Star network is the official broadcaster for IPL 2021. Fans can the live-action on Star Sports 1 Hindi and Star Sports 1 Hindi HD channels with Hindi commentary. Star Sports 1, Star Sports 1 Select and their HD substitutes will be live telecasting the game in English. Fans can also follow the DC vs PBKS clash on select regional languages on Star Sports Network.

DC vs PBKS Live Streaming Online of IPL 2021 Match 5 on Disney+ Hotstar

Live streaming online for the DC vs PBKS match will be available on Disney+Hotstar. Fans can watch the Delhi Capitals vs Punjab Kings match on the Hotstar app as well as on the website. Fans, however, need to subscribe to Hotstar by paying a nominal subscription fee. JIO and Airtel are also providing Hotstar subscriptions on select plans.

(The above story first appeared on Onhike on Apr 18, 2021 04:49 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website onhike.com).

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MUN vs BUR Dream11 Prediction in Premier League 2020–21: Tips To Pick Best Fantasy XI for Manchester United vs Burnley Football Match

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MUN vs BUR Dream11 Prediction in Premier League 2020–21: Tips To Pick Best Fantasy XI for Manchester United vs Burnley Football Match

Manchester United will look to complete a league double over Burnley when they host the Clarets in the Premier League 2020-21 on Sunday. United are also a fifth consecutive win in the Premier League for the first time this season. They will be high on confidence after beating Granada to make the UEFA Europa League semi-finals. United beat Burnley 1-0 when both these teams met in the reverse fixture at Turf Moor earlier this season. Sean Dyche’s head to Old Trafford after winning just one of their last 12 Premier . Meanwhile, Dream11 fantasy fans looking for tips and predictions to pick the best fantasy XI for the MUN vs BUR match should scroll down for details. Kevin De Bruyne Injury Update: Pep Guardiola Hints At Lengthy Spell On Sidelines For Manchester City Midfielder.

United have lost only one of their last 24 Premier League matches and will want to carry on that run as they aim to assure themselves a top-two finish in the Premier League. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side are 11 behind leaders Manchester City with a game in hand. They are seven points ahead of the third-placed Leicester and nine ahead of Chelsea at fifth. Burnley are 17th in the league table and are seven points clear of the relegation zone. Burnley last beat Everton in the league and have lost to Southampton and Newcastle United in their last two matches. Lionel Messi Says Losing El Clasico Was a ‘Bad’ Thing, But Happy With Strong Position in La Liga 2021.

Manchester United vs Burnley, EPL 2020-21, Dream11 Team Prediction: Goalkeeper – We will pick Dean Henderson (MUN) as the goalkeeper for this Dream11 fantasy team.

Manchester United vs Burnley, EPL 2020-21, Dream11 Team Prediction: Defenders – Luke Shaw (MUN), James Tarkowski (BUR) and Aaron Wan-Bissaka (MUN) as the defenders for this Dream11 fantasy team.

Manchester United vs Burnley, EPL 2020-21, Dream11 Team Prediction: Midfielders – Ashley Westwood (BUR), Bruno Fernandes (MUN), Paul Pogba (MUN) and Dwight McNeil (BUR) as the midfielders.

Manchester United vs Burnley, EPL 2020-21, Dream11 Team Prediction: Forwards – Edinson Cavani (MUN), Chris Wood (BUR) and Mason Greenwood (MUN) will be the three forwards.

Manchester United vs Burnley, EPL 2020-21, Dream11 Team Prediction: Dean Henderson (MUN), Luke Shaw (MUN), James Tarkowski (BUR), Aaron Wan-Bissaka (MUN), Ashley Westwood (BUR), Bruno Fernandes (MUN), Paul Pogba (MUN), Dwight McNeil (BUR), Edinson Cavani (MUN), Chris Wood (BUR) and Mason Greenwood (MUN).

We will pick Edinson Cavani (MUN) as the captain for this Dream11 fantasy team while Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba can be made the vice-captain for the MUN vs BUR match.

(The above story first appeared on Onhike on Apr 18, 2021 04:32 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, , sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website onhike.com).

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Kevin De Bruyne Injury Update: Pep Guardiola Hints At Lengthy Spell On Sidelines For Manchester City Midfielder

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Kevin De Bruyne Injury Update: Pep Guardiola Hints At Lengthy Spell On Sidelines For Manchester City Midfielder

Pep Guardiola had more than one thing to worry about after the defeat to Chelsea in the FA Cup 2020-21 semi-finals as apart from having their quadruple hopes ended, the Premier League leaders also suffered a massive injury blow in star playmaker Kevin de Bruyne. The Belgian could face a of weeks on the sidelines during the business part of the season as the injury is being considered a serious one. Erling Haaland Adheres to Assistant Referee For an Autograph After Manchester City vs Borussia Dortmund, UCL 2021 Match, Pep Guardiola Reacts.

Manchester City are heading into some of the crucial weeks in their season as they look to get over the line in the Premier League title race with League Cup final and Champions League semi-finals also on the horizon. And the loss of Kevin de Bruyne will have a huge impact as the midfielder has been one of the start performers for Pep Guardiola’s team.

Kevin De Bruyne was forced off the field in the second half after a tussle with Chelsea’s N’Golo Kante. Following the incident, the Belgian superstar was unable to continue on the day and was immediately replaced by Phil Foden in the game.

Manchester City will be desperate for the availability of Kevin de Bruyne for the latter part of the season but according to Pep Guardiola, the injury’s extent will be determined after scans but ‘is not looking good’. ‘He has pain. Tomorrow they are going to test, but they tell me it doesn’t look good,’ the City manager told BBC after the game.

Manchester City take on Aston Villa in the Premier League and will be aiming to keep their lead over rivals Manchester United. The following week, Pep Guardiola’s men take on Spurs in the League Cup final following which they will travel to Paris for the semi-finals of the Champions League.

(The above story first appeared on Onhike on Apr 18, 2021 04:26 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website onhike.com).

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