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IPL 2024: Struggling Gujarat Titans take on rampant Kolkata Knight Riders | Cricket News – Times of India

AHMEDABAD: After a much needed 35-run win over defending champions Chennai Super Kings on Friday put some spark into their floundering campaign, Gujarat Titans will have to play out of their skin if they are to beat table-toppers Kolkata Knight Riders at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on Monday.Kolkata Knight Riders are coming off a comfortable 18-run victory over Mumbai Indians on Saturday, a win that made them the first team to secure a playoffs spot.The Titans' batting unit would be looking to continue their form from the last match but they face a stiff challenge in the form of KKR bowling.In Varun Chakaravarthy (18 wickets in 12 matches), Harshit Rana (16 wickets in 10 matches), Sunil Narine and Andre Russell (both 15 wickets in 12 matches), KKR have four bowlers among the ...
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‘When MS Dhoni comes to play…’: Rashid Khan after Gujarat Titans’ win over Chennai Super Kings | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Skipper Shubman Gill and B Sai Sudharsan delivered exceptional centuries in a record-equaling opening partnership of over 200 runs, propelling the Gujarat Titans to a comfortable 35-run victory over the Chennai Super Kings in an IPL match on Friday. This win keeps Gujarat's playoff hopes alive.Sudharsan scored 103 off 51 balls, hitting five fours and seven sixes, while Gill notched the season's first century with a superb 104 off 55 balls, including six sixes.Together, they helped GT set an imposing total of 231 for 3 after being put into bat.The duo's partnership of 210 runs for the first wicket matched the record set by Quinton de Kock and KL Rahul in 2022.In pursuit of the challenging target, CSK had a rocky start, but Daryl Mitchell (63 off 34) and Moeen Ali (56 off 36) s...
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Watch: Fan breaches security, bows down in front of MS Dhoni | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: MS Dhoni continues to captivate fans long after his retirement. His popularity knows no bounds, as evidenced by the frequent instances of spectators invading the cricket field just to get close to him. These fans, driven by sheer adoration, often aim to touch Dhoni's feet – a gesture of deep respect in Indian culture.The latest incident of a spectator intruding onto the field to bow in front of Dhoni occurred during the Gujarat Titans vs Chennai Super Kings match in Ahmedabad on Friday.During the last over of CSK's chase while Dhoni was batting, a fan entered the field, causing a brief delay as security escorted him away.Dhoni dished out a nice cameo smashing quick 26 off 11 balls and Dhoni tonked back-to-back sixes off Rashid Khan to enthrall the Ahmedabad crowd.Talking abou...