Indian Premier League IPL 2019 Kings XI Punjab vs Chennai Super Kings highlights: Punjab beat Chennai by six wickets

first_img The last league match involves Mumbai Indians and Kolkata Knight Riders and there is plenty at stake for both teams. If Mumbai Indians win, their top two finish is guaranteed while a loss for Kolkata Knight Riders will eliminate them from the playoffs. 19:27 (IST) 16:52 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Hello and a warm welcome to the 55th match of the IPL 2019. This is the last day of the league stages. This match has little consequence for Chennai Super Kings but a win will seal their spot in the top two. Kings XI Punjab can still go through, YES! But, they must beat Chennai Super Kings by 200 runs or more and hope Kolkata Knight Riders lose to Mumbai Indians by over 150 runs. Numbers, go figure. 19:10 (IST) 18:16 (IST) Suresh Raina is showing his class. Flighted delivery from Harpreet Brar and from round the wicket, Raina dances down the track and deposits it over long on for a big six. He then steers Ravichandran Ashwin to the third man fence. Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In The bouncer, which has always been Raina’s weakness, consumes him again. Short and slow bouncer from Sam Curran, Raina mistimes the pull and finds Shami at short fine leg 15:15 (IST) Two more boundaries by Murugan Ashwin by Faf du Plessis and he nears his fifty. This is superb batting from the Chennai Super Kings stalwart. Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Sam Curran thumps a boundary and Kings XI Punjab have defeated Chennai Super Kings by six wickets to end their campaign on a high. So, Royal Challengers Bangalore will finish in eighth spot and end with the wooden spoon for the second time. 18:53 (IST) 4,4,4,6,6. Brilliant batting from KL Rahul and he notches up his 16th fifty in the IPL. Sublime batting as Harbhajan Singh is taken to the cleaners. The 50-run stand is up in just the fourth over. Simply a treat to watch. 19:21 (IST) 18:31 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In 17:11 (IST) 16:46 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Chris Gayle is struggling while KL Rahul continues to bat brilliantly. At the end of the powerplay, Kings XI Punjab are 68/0 after six overs. Faf du Plessis nudges Murugan Ashwin to the deep midwicket region as he reaches his 11th fifty. Chennai Super Kings are in a great position against Kings XI Punjab. 15:33 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In 18:26 (IST) 16:05 (IST) 18:02 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In After a slow start from Gayle, he blasts two sixes and a four off Imran Tahir as he begins to unwind. Kings XI Punjab continue to make rapid progress. 19:04 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Nicholas Pooran is dropped by Murali Vijay but Kedar Jadhav has injured his shoulder and is walking off. One hopes he is ok. 16:12 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In 18:06 (IST) KL Rahul gets going with a six off Deepak Chahar while Chris Gayle slams a boundary off Harbhajan Singh. Just the right start for Kings XI Punjab. 15:41 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In 17:16 (IST) Harbhajan Singh takes his third wicket as Mayank Agarwal pulls a short ball straight to long leg for 7. Chennai Super Kings are fighting back here. 16:39 (IST) New Delhi: Kings XI Punjab have chosen to bowl against Chennai Super Kings and MS Dhoni’s side have made no changes. Shane Watson departed cheaply but Faf du Plessis and Suresh Raina blasted fifties and shared a brilliant partnership of over 100 to put Chennai Super Kings on top. Raina smashed his 38th fifty and Faf du Plessis neared his maiden century but Kings XI Punjab fought back in the death overs. Sam Curran picked up three wickets and Mohammed Shami took two wickets as Chennai Super Kings reached 170/5. In response, KL Rahul blasted a fifty off just 19 balls and shared a partnership of over 100 with Chris Gayle helped Kings XI Punjab beat Chennai Super Kings by six wickets to end their IPL 2019 campaign on a high. Get highlights from Mohali here. (SCORECARD) Faf du Plessis misses out on a hundred as Sam Curran takes three wickets. However, Mohammed Shami bowls an excellent last over and he takes two wickets as Chennai Super Kings reach 170/5 at the end of 20 overs. Can Kings XI Punjab chase this total down? 15:04 (IST) 17:07 (IST) 16:03 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Oh dear! No hundred for Du Plessis. After hammering a six, Curran fires the yorker on leg stump and du Plessis is late in getting the bat down, the ball hits his pads and clips the off stump. Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Suresh Raina, you beauty! Pulls Murugan Ashwin to the deep midwicket fence and he brings up his 38th fifty. Faf du Plessis and Raina are both taking Kings XI Punjab to the sword. Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In KL Rahul blasts two more sixes off Harbhajan SIngh and smashes a boundary off Chahar as Kings XI Punjab begin like a train. Shane Watson’s struggles continues. The offcutter from Curran and Watson looks to guide it down to third man but the ball knocks the off stump out of the ground. Kings XI Punjab have chosen to bowl against Chennai Super Kings. MS Dhoni’s side are unchanged while Punjab have made one change. 17:29 (IST) 17:22 (IST) 19:18 (IST) 17:44 (IST) Suresh Raina ends up smashing his 38th fifty and du Plessis launches Ashwin to the long on fence. Kings XI Punjab are getting hurt here. Shane Watson gets going with a boundary off ;eft-arm orthodox bowler Harpreet Brar. He slashes the cut to the deep backward point. Du Plessis and Raina come closer to their fifties and Andrew Tye concedes 12 runs in his first over. Superb stuff from the duo at the half-way stage. 16:59 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Here are the playing XIs of both sidesKings XI Punjab: Chris Gayle, Lokesh Rahul, Mayank Agarwal, Nicholas Pooran(w), Mandeep Singh, Sam Curran, Harpreet Brar, Ravichandran Ashwin(c), Andrew Tye, Murugan Ashwin, Mohammed ShamiChennai Super Kings: Faf du Plessis, Shane Watson, Suresh Raina, Ambati Rayudu, MS Dhoni(w/c), Kedar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja, Dwayne Bravo, Deepak Chahar, Harbhajan Singh, Imran Tahir Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In 16:24 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In 4,4,6. Du Plessis is on song and Andrew Tye is being taken to the cleaners. Chennai Super Kings are eyeing a massive total and Kings XI Punjab are getting totally deflated here. Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In 16:34 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Nicholas Pooran blasts a four and a six off Imran Tahir as Kings XI Punjab need just eight runs in four overs. So, Kings XI Punjab almost end their season on a high. So, the fourth spot all boils down to the match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Mumbai Indians at Wankhede. Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Thus Kings XI Punjab continue their system of changes. In 14 games, they have never played with the same playing XI for two consecutive games. Raina launches yet another six off Harpreet Brar and Chennai Super Kings are in a position of strength. Mohammed Shami also begins poorly. A half-volley on the pads and Faf du Plessis clips it to the deep square leg region for a boundary. The doosra from Harbhajan Singh and KL Rahul dances down the track and attemps the lofted shot, miscues it high and the catch is taken. In the very next ball, Chris Gayle holes out to long on and he is on a hat-trick. Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Chennai Super Kings get a consolation wicket. Ravindra Jadeja fires a quicker ball outside off, Pooran goes for the cut and edges it to Dhoni. Du Plessis finds another boundary as he effortlessly pushes Sam Curran down the ground for a boundary. This is the ideal start for Chennai Super Kings. 15:54 (IST) Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In Facebook Twitter Whats app Linked In For all the Latest Sports News News, Indian Premier League News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps.last_img read more

Providence looks to extend streak vs Xavier

first_imgProvidence looks to extend streak vs Xavier Associated Press March 3, 2020 Share This StoryFacebookTwitteremailPrintLinkedinRedditXavier (19-10, 8-8) vs. Providence (17-12, 10-6)Dunkin’ Donuts Center, Providence, Rhode Island; Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. ESTBOTTOM LINE: Providence looks for its fifth straight conference win against Xavier. Providence’s last Big East loss came against the St. John’s Red Storm 80-69 on Feb. 12. Xavier won 66-63 at Georgetown on Sunday.center_img ___For more AP college basketball coverage: https://apnews.com/Collegebasketball and http://twitter.com/AP_Top25___This was generated by Automated Insights, http://www.automatedinsights.com/ap, using data from STATS LLC, https://www.stats.com TEAM LEADERS: Alpha Diallo has averaged 13.6 points and 7.9 rebounds to lead the way for the Friars. David Duke has complemented Diallo and is putting up 11.7 points and 4.3 rebounds per game. The Musketeers have been led by Tyrique Jones, who is averaging a double-double with 13.9 points and 11.2 rebounds.KEY CONTRIBUTOR: Naji Marshall has directly created 50 percent of all Xavier field goals over the last three games. The junior forward has 21 field goals and 15 assists in those games.DEFENSIVE DISRUPTION: Providence is 15-0 when holding opponents to 40.8 percent or worse from the field, and 2-12 when opponents shoot better than that. Xavier is 15-0 when allowing 40 percent or less and 4-10 whenever opponents exceed that mark.UNDEFEATED WHEN: The Friars are 15-0 when holding opponents to 40.8 percent or worse from the field, and 2-12 when opponents shoot better than that. The Musketeers are 15-0 when they hold opponents to a field goal percentage of 40 percent or worse, and 4-10 when opponents exceed that percentage.DID YOU KNOW: Providence has attempted the second-most free throws among all Big East teams. The Friars have averaged 21.3 foul shots per game this season, including 26.3 per game over their four-game winning streak.last_img read more

Syracuse upsets No. 22 Louisville in 5 sets

first_img Facebook Twitter Google+ Comments On Sunday, Syracuse exited Cardinal Arena in Louisville with something they’ve never gotten there before: a win. The Orange (13-7, 9-3 Atlantic Coast) knocked off No. 22 Louisville (17-6, 10-2) in dramatic fashion, clinching the victory with a 15-13 fifth set win, ending the match 3-2.With the Cardinals up 9-7 in the fifth set, SU head coach Leonid Yelin called a timeout. His team responded well, coming back out to quickly take a 12-11 lead. Finally, up 14-13, Louisville’s Amanda Green could not get her serve over the net, ending the match and sending the Orange into celebrations on the other side of the court. It marked the 16th service error of the match for Louisville, 10 more than Syracuse had.The early sets were back-and-forth. Louisville took the first set, 25-21, but UofL only took a permanent hold of the lead after the set was tied 16-16. Syracuse won the second set in a similar fashion, taking hold of the lead and not giving it back after it was tied 10-10. The third and fourth sets, though, were the exact opposite. Louisville took the third set 25-17 and never once gave away the lead. Syracuse responded well, giving the Cardinals the same treatment in a 25-18 fourth set win to force the fifth. On paper, the teams were even. Syracuse finished with a hitting percentage of .299, with Louisville only a tad behind at .250. The Orange out-blocked the Cardinals 10-9 and Louisville had two more digs, 59-57. Errors are what hurt Louisville, having nine more attack errors and 10 more service errors than the Orange.AdvertisementThis is placeholder textSU freshman Polina Shemanova led the way for the Orange with 19 kills. Ella Saada finished with 14, while Amber Witherspoon and Santita Ebangwese both tallied eight. Dana Valelly played in all five sets and led SU with 29 assists. The win was a bounce-back for the Orange, which lost in straight sets to Notre Dame on Friday. The loss for Louisville was just its second in ACC play this season. Syracuse will look to keep its NCAA tournament aspirations alive against Boston College on Wednesday at 5 p.m. in the Women’s Building.center_img Published on October 28, 2018 at 4:20 pm Contact Eric: estorms@syr.edulast_img read more

Brock Lesnar’s comeback victory over Shane Carwin is still one of UFC’s greatest fights

first_img 9 months ago WWE: Tyson Fury claims to beat Brock Lesnar within 30 seconds in a fight 9 months ago WWE Survivor Series 2019: Brock Lesnar beats Rey Mysterio to remain WWE Champion Last Updated: 5th December, 2019 21:16 IST Brock Lesnar’s Comeback Victory Over Shane Carwin Is Still One Of UFC’s Greatest Fights Brock Lesnar faced off against Shane Carwin at UFC 116 in the biggest heavyweight fight of the year. It remains one of the greatest comebacks in UFC history. Also Read | Salt Bae Challenges Conor McGregor And Khabib Nurmagomedov To Fight, Eyes UFC DebutUFC: Brock Lesnar conquers the undefeated Shane CarwinShane managed to counter the early takedown attempts from Brock Lesnar in the first round and came in heavy before landing a few solid punches and tagging him with a vicious uppercut. Brock Lesnar was not able to answer the strikes but did a good job of defending himself to prevent the official from calling out the contest. The round also saw Lesnar crumpled down on the mat for the most part. Shane Carwin mercilessly rained down punches on the defending champion. According to MMA experts, Shane Carwin had made a tactical error during the first round of the match by going all out to finish the fight. He had gassed himself out. This helped Brock Lesnar recover for the second round and he had much more gas in the tank than his opponent. Lesnar capitalized and went for a successful takedown before catching him with an arm-triangle choke to force a tap.Also Read | WWE Survivor Series 2019 Results: Brock Lesnar Brutalised, SmackDown Reign Supreme Danish Ansari Also Read | Brock Lesnar Remembers The Vicious Kick From Alistair Overeem That Changed His MMA Career First Published: 5th December, 2019 21:16 IST WATCH US LIVE Written By LIVE TVcenter_img SUBSCRIBE TO US Brock Lesnar reportedly faced off against Shane Carwin in the biggest MMA main event of the year at UFC 116. Lesnar’s stunning victory over Shane Carwin still remains one of the greatest comebacks in UFC history. Brock Lesnar had survived a brutal onslaught from Shane Carwin in the first round which led to a second-round resurgence from the then heavyweight champion. Shane Carwin was heading into the fight undefeated. He had last demolished Frank Mir to claim the Interim Heavyweight Championship. While Carwin failed to walk out of the MGM Grand Garden Arena with his hands raised, he did succeed in proving Lesnar’s mortality to all the MMA fans. Also Read | Rey Mysterio Net Worth, Salary, Upcoming Survivor Series Fight Against Brock Lesnar COMMENT 9 months ago Brock Lesnar remembers the vicious kick from Alistair Overeem that changed his MMA career FOLLOW US 9 months ago WWE: Stone Cold Steve Austin hails Brock Lesnar as the best wrestler of the 2010s WE RECOMMEND 9 months ago WWE Rumours: Cain Velasquez or Tyson Fury may face Brock Lesnar at WrestleMania 36last_img read more