Kevon Cooper

  • Kevon Cooper reported for suspected bowling action May 26, 2014

    Mumbai: Rajasthan Royals' bowler Kevon Cooper has been reported for bowling certain deliveries with a suspected illegal action during the Indian Premier League (IPL) match against Mumbai Indians played here Sunday. The West Indian was reported by onfield umpires Rod Tucker and K. Srinath along with third umpire S. Ravi at...
  • IPL Auction 2014: Rajasthan Royals buy 14 players on day two February 13, 2014

    Rajasthan Royals under the mentorship of Rahul Dravid made some smart buys as they bought 14 players on day two of auction. Rajasthan also bought back Kevon Cooper, Dishant Yagnik. On day one of auctions, Rajasthan decided to buy only six players, which included Brad Hodge (2.4 crore), Steven Smith (4...
  • Rajasthan Royals are more than a team: Kevon Cooper September 30, 2013

    Jaipur: Allrounder Kevon Cooper credit strong bond among the players for their success as Rajasthan Royals progressed to the semifinals of the Champions League T20 after beating Perth Scorchers. The lanky West Indies pacer, who played a crucial role in team's win last night with his fourwicket haul, said Rajasthan...
  • CLT20: Clinical Rajasthan Royals cruise into semifinals September 29, 2013

    Jaipur: Kevon Cooper took a fourfor and Ajinkya Rahane and Sanju Samson scored halfcenturies as Rajasthan Royals continued their winning run at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium, beating Perth Scorchers easily by nine wickets to cruise to the semifinals. While a disciplined bowling effort by Rajasthan bowlers restricted Perth to just 120,...
  • Rahane, Samson ease Rajasthan past sloppy Punjab May 9, 2013

    Mohali: Rajasthan Royals moved closer to sealing a place in the IPL 6 playoffs after emphatically brushing aside Kings XI Punjab by eight wickets at the PCA Stadium on Thursday. The visitors came to Mohali chasing two points to move nearer to 20 and did just that, keeping Punjab to...
  • IPL 6: Hodge, bowlers star in Rajasthan's rout of KKR April 8, 2013

    Jaipur: On a slow pitch at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium on Monday, Brad Hodge's sparkling unbeaten 46 gave Rajasthan Royals a respectable total which they defended with an inspired bowling performance led by Siddharth Trivedi and Kevon Cooper and backed by sharp fielding, especially from wicketkeeper Dishant Yagnik who pocketed...
  • We faltered in the last 10 balls: Mahela Jayawardene April 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils skipper Mahela Jayawardene admitted that his team faltered in the last 10 balls while chasing 166 against Rajasthan Royals, suffering their second consecutive loss in the Indian Premier League (IPL) here on Saturday. Daredevils needed nine runs off the last six balls but managed three and...
  • David Warner's runout changed the game: Dravid April 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Rajasthan Royals captain Rahul Dravid on Saturday said David Warner's runout swung the tide of the match in their favour. Rajasthan narrowly edged past the Delhi Daredevils in the Indian Premier League match beating them by five runs at the Feroz Shah Kotla. "The match changed with Warner's run...
  • IPL 6: Rajasthan edge Delhi in a thriller to snap losing Kotla streak April 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Rajasthan Royals came to the Feroz Shah Kotla on Saturday having never won an IPL match at Delhi Daredevils' fortress, and managed to turn what looked like a meandering defeat into a pulsating fiverun win over the hosts. With Delhi needing 17 off 12 balls with seven wickets...
  • CLT20: Yorkshire beat T & T to qualify for main draw October 11, 2012

    Centurion: Yorkshire rode on Gary Ballance and Adil Rashid's batting heroics to qualify for the main draw of the Champions League Twenty20 with a comfortable sixwicket win over Trinidad and Tobago here on Wednesday. Chasing Trinidad's 148 for 9, Ballance (64 off 37) and Rashid (33 off 27) lifted Yorkshire from...
  • Rajasthan look to make amends against Delhi April 30, 2012

    Jaipur: Rajasthan Royals will try to pick themselves up from that hardtodigest, onerun defeat at the hands of Delhi Daredevils on Sunday and put one past a rampaging Delhi Daredevils when they host their northIndian neighbours in the home leg of the Indian Premier League at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium...
  • 'Pleasure to share dressing room with Dravid' April 28, 2012

    New Delhi: It has so far been a learning curve for him and emerging West Indian allrounder Kevon Cooper is enjoying every bit of the time he is spending with Rahul Dravid, courtesy the Indian Premier League (IPL). "It's a pleasure to be in the same dressing room as Rahul...
  • I am living my dream, says Rajasthan's Cooper April 10, 2012

    Mumbai: Trinidad and Togabo allrounder Kevon Cooper, who has become a sensation in IPL 5, said he was living his dream by participating in the Twenty20 cricketing extravaganza. "I am just enjoying IPL 5. It is a dream for me to play in IPL. Couple of years back I was...
  • IPL 5: Rajasthan inflict another defeat on KKR April 9, 2012

    Jaipur: An inspired Rajasthan Royals inflicted a second successive defeat on Kolkata Knight Riders as the Gautam Gambhirled side lost by 22 runs in the seventh match of IPL 5 at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium here on Sunday. Chasing a competitive target of 165, Kolkata were pegged back by a flurry...
  • Nothing special about Cooper: Shukla April 7, 2012

    Jaipur: Littleknown Kevon Cooper might have come up with an allround performance against Kings XI Punjab on Friday night, but Kolkata Knight Riders' Laxmi Ratan Shulka is hardly impressed with the 23yearold allrounder from Trinidad, terming him an ordinary cricketer. Asked about Cooper, who scored an unbeaten 11 off 3 balls...
  • Don't compare Dravid with Warne: Gilchrist April 7, 2012

    Jaipur: Kings XI Punjab skipper Adam Gilchrist said Rahul Dravid has rallied Rajasthan Royals well to open their IPL 5 campaign on a winning note, insisting it would be unfair to compare the retired India batsman with Australian spin wizard Shane Warne, who had led the Jaipur franchise to a...