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Virat Kohli is not the captain…should not be part of conversations with the umpire, says Matthew Hayden

Former Australia and CSK opener Matthew Hayden believes Virat Kohli shouldn’t be part of conversations with the umpire, mid-game, now that he is no longer the Royal Challengers Bengaluru captain. “There’s way too much interjection from Virat Kohli. He is not the captain and he should not be in those conversations with the umpire,” Hayden had said on Star Sports during the RCB vs CSK game on Saturday. RCB have made their way into the playoffs of IPL 2024 after remaining at the bottom of the points table with just one win from their first eight games. Since then, the three-time finalists have won six games in a row to turn the tide. Kohli has been an instrumental figure in the turnaround, leading the run scoring tally this season. Against CSK, he scored 47 runs to provide the home side a ...

Will Dhoni retire if CSK lose to RCB in Bangalore on Saturday? Travelling fans hunt tickets

There are still three more days to go, but there is a frenzy already building over the Royal Challengers Bengaluru’s home match against Chennai Super Kings on Saturday as it could well be MS Dhoni’s last outing. The night fixture at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium will eventually decide whether one of them makes it to the play-offs, with RCB who are in a red-hot form looking to knock their arch-rivals CSK out of contention. On X (formerly Twitter), there is a separate hashtag #RCBvsCSKtickets, where fans have put match tickets (can’t be verified if it is genuine or not) on sale at inflated prices. And there are also statutory warning messages from influencers warning people to not buy tickets in the black market as RCB’s official website has already revealed that the tickets are all sold out....