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Amid speculations of Rohit Sharma leaving MI, his chat with KKR coaches adds more spice to the theory | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Images of former Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma being involved in an intense chat with Kolkata Knight Riders coaches and support staff ahead of their match on Saturday added more spice to the rumours of him leaving the five-time champions ahead of next season.During the rain delay ahead of the toss of MI vs KKR game at the Eden Gardens, Rohit was seen in KKR dressing room, exchanging words with KKR assistant coach Abhishek Nayar, bowling coach Bharat Arun in presence of players Manish Pandey and KS Bharat.Since Hardik Pandya took over the captaincy from Rohit in a somewhat controversial manner, the opener reportedly hasn't been happy at the franchise. The social media too has been abuzz with Rohit leaving MI after this season.Rohit's meet-up with KKR coaches on Saturday ...

‘Gets inspired under pressure…’: Navjot Singh Sidhu lauds Gautam Gambhir after Kolkata Knight Riders reach IPL playoffs | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Kolkata Knight Riders became the first team to qualify for the IPL 2024 playoffs with an 18-run win against Mumbai Indians at the Eden Gardens on Saturday.IPL ORANGE CAP | IPL PURPLE CAP | IPL POINTS TABLEKKR went through to the playoffs with two away games to spare.The two-time champions posted 157/7 with Venkatesh Iyer top scoring with 42 off 21 balls after being asked to bat first in a 16-overs-a-side match. Mumbai raced to 65/0 before Varun Chakravarthy got the big wickets of impact substitute Rohit Sharma (19) and skipper Hardik Pandya (2).Already out of the playoff race, five-time champions Mumbai finished on 139/8.The official broadcaster of the tournament shared two videos after the match which has former cricketer-turned-commentator Navjot Singh Sidhu lauding the KKR...

KKR Vs MI, IPL 2024 Live Score: First Official Inspection At 8:45 PM

KKR Vs MI: Hello and welcome to the live coverage of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 Match 60 between Kolkata Knight Riders and Mumbai Indians at the iconic Eden Gardens in Kolkata. The 'City of Joy' presents a wonderful opportunity for KKR tonight, as a win for them will make them the first side to officially qualify for the IPL 2024 playoffs. On the other hand, Mumbai Indians will be playing for pride, as they are already eliminated from the playoffs race. A mouth watering contest 🥳The Eden Gardens 🏟️ is ready to host #KKRvMIWill #MI make it 1️⃣ - 1️⃣ for the season against #KKR 🤔#TATAIPL — IndianPremierLeague (@IPL) May 11, 2024 Ei bochor baarite shesh baarer jonno 💜 — KolkataKnightRiders (@KKRiders) Ma...

Wasim Akram makes a bold prediction, says Rohit won’t be at MI next year, wishes to see him at… | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Legendary Pakistan captain Wasim Akram, who previously raised concerns about Rohit Sharma being replaced as Mumbai Indians' captain, believes that the five-time IPL-winning captain will not be part of MI in the upcoming season.Akram also expressed his desire to see the dynamic opener join two-time champions Kolkata Knight Riders next season under the mentorship of Gautam Gambhir."I have a feeling, he won't be at Mumbai Indians next season. I would love to see him at KKR. Imagine him open there, Gauti as a mentor, Iyer as a captain. They will have a very strong batting, at that wicket (Eden Gardens). He bats very well on any wicket, he is that great a player. But it will be good to see him at KKR," Akram told Sportskeeda.Rohit's sudden dip in form in the current IPL season has...