Utkarsh Shukla

I am a cricket enthusiast and a big MSD fan, I love singing. I am an IAS aspirant and working hard to be there within next 4 years.

New Zealand vs Bangladesh – Stats & Review

New Zealand vs Bangladesh was their last league match at Hamilton, New Zealand. Both teams already qualified for the quarter finals but the match was important to decide the positions & fixtures of quarter finals. Winning the toss, New Zealand opted to field and according to their plan which they followed till now, they…

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South Africa vs UAE – Stats & Review

SOUTH AFRICA played their last league match against UAE at Wellington, New Zealand. UAE won the toss & opted to bowl first. South Africa lost Amla early but then Dekock & Rossouw added 68 runs for 2nd wicket. De kock who has a disastrous run in this world cup, scored his highest score in this tournament, 26. Rossouw also made a good 49 balls 43 but the main highlight of…

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India vs Ireland – Stats a& Review

INDIA vs IRELAND, a POOL B match at Hamilton, New Zealand where Ireland won the toss & opted to bat first. They got a really good start as Porterfield & Sterling played Indian pacers quite well. They added 89 runs in 15 overs for the opening wicket before Sterling got caught out by Ashwin. Dhoni soon realized that spinners are the key on…

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Sri Lanka vs Scotland: Stats & Review

The POOL A contest between Sri Lanka & Scotland took place in Hobart, Australia. Winning the toss, Sri Lanka opted to bat first. They lost Thirimanne early but then Dilshan & Sangakkara display some beautiful piece of batting & put a solid stand of 195 runs for 2nd wicket.  Dilshan 104 (99) scored his 22nd ODI ton and Sangakkara 124 (95) created history at Hobart with his 25th ODI ton as he became the…

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Bangladesh vs England – Stats & Review

Bangladesh & England battled in a crucial POOL A match at Adelaide, Australia. It was a must-win game for England in which they won the toss & decided to bowl first. Anderson started well for England & dismissed both the openers within 3 overs.   Then Mahmudullah played the innings of his life as he became the pivot around which Bangladesh’s innings revolved.…

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Australia vs Sri Lanka – Stats & Review

Australia vs Sri Lanka was the battle for number 2 slot in their pool at SCG, Australia. Winning the toss, Australia opted to bat first and lost both their openers under 10 overs. Smith & Clarke made a solid base for a big score. They both scored fifties & added 134 runs off 140 balls for 3rd wicket before they got dismissed…

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