Venkatesh Iyer

Skipper Rohit's batting heroics, smashing debuts for IPL stars: Takeaways from 3-0 win over Kiwis

While the Dravid-Rohit duo talked about drawing up a different template for T20s, the focus was equally on beating the Kiwis, who have been a thorn in India's flesh in the last few ICC tournaments.

published on : 24th November 2021

Want to create my own identity: Venkatesh Iyer

The 26-year old is relaxed and wants to enjoy his outing in the middle should he get a chance.

published on : 12th November 2021

Venkatesh Iyer wants to contribute with bat and ball against NZ, says excited to work with Rahul Dravid

Iyer also opened up on his admiration for BCCI President Sourav Ganguly, saying that he admires the former India skipper for how he carries himself.

published on : 12th November 2021

Managed my workload well so far and hope to keep my focus on both aspects of game: Venkatesh Iyer

His 370 runs in the IPL for KKR, along with steady medium pace that got him three wickets, brought him into national reckoning.

published on : 10th November 2021

Venkatesh Iyer was a big catalyst in KKR's turnaround in UAE leg: KKR coach Brendon McCullum

KKR was languishing at the seventh spot after the India leg was suspended in May this year but the Eoin Morgan-led side made a fantastic turnaround in the UAE phase.

published on : 16th October 2021

MS Dhoni leads Chennai Super Kings to fourth IPL trophy; beat KKR by 27 runs

CSK's Thakur took KKR opener Venkatesh Iyer's wicket to break the opening partnership which was the turning point of the game.

published on : 15th October 2021

IPL 2021: I wasn't chasing 136, just went out there to bat, says KKR opener Venkatesh Iyer

Coming into the IPL second leg in UAE with just two wins in seven games, KKR won five out of the seven games and has set up a blockbuster final showdown with Chennai Super Kings in Dubai on Oct 15.

published on : 14th October 2021

Bowlers nearly pulled it back, unfortunate it didn't go our way: DC captain Pant after losing Qualifier 2

DC captain Rishabh Pant was left stunned by the turn of events after his team managed to take the game to the last over only to fall short in the end.

published on : 14th October 2021

All eyes on Venkatesh Iyer vs Ravi Bishnoi match-up as upbeat KKR square off against Punjab Kings

KL Rahul had admitted after the defeat against Mumbai that his team has not played well under pressure and needs to put up a better fight.

published on : 30th September 2021

IPL: KKR captain Eoin Morgan hails bowlers for back-to-back wins

KKR bowlers had bundled out Royal Challengers Bangalore for a meagre 92 in their first game since IPL resumption and on Thursday restricted a marauding Mumbai Indian line-up to just 155.

published on : 24th September 2021

Relatively unknown southpaw Venkatesh Iyer produces another solid hand, engineers comfortable win for KKR

The towering reputations in Mumbai's line-up did not seem to faze him one bit. His very first ball on Thursday was disdainfully dispatched to the deep square leg boundary for six.

published on : 24th September 2021

Eoin Morgan applauds Venkatesh Iyer, says KKR want to play 'the Brendon McCullum' way

After bowling out RCB for a paltry 92, openers Iyer (41 not out) and Shubhman Gill (48) helped KKR cruise to a nine-wicket win with 10 overs to spare.

published on : 21st September 2021