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  • IPL 8: Ravichandran Ashwin is an exceptional bowler, says Daniel Vettori 47 minutes ago

    Bengaluru: Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) head coach Daniel Vettori says Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin is an "exceptional" bowler. "He has been around for a long time and been successful. He is one guy who is always developing himself and updating his game to go with the new challenges. That is a...
  • Zaheer Khan likely to return against RCB: Pravin Amre 6 hours 19 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils are expected to get a boost ahead of their IPL match against Royal Challengers Bangalore on Sunday with pacer Zaheer Khan likely to recover from his injury and make a comeback into the team, the side's assistant coach Praveen Amre has said. Zaheer has been struggling to...
  • Fight For Safer Schools 7 hours 39 minutes ago

    Disturbed by the rising number cases of molestation in Bangalore schools. Maithreyi Nadapana turns Citizen Journalist to demand stringent laws for safety of children in schools. Shylaja Varma reports. ...
  • IPL 8: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma fined for slow over rate 23 hours 8 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians (MI) skipper Rohit Sharma was fined Rs.12 lakh on Monday for his team's slow over rate during Sunday's Indian Premier League (IPL) match against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in Bengaluru. MI beat RCB by 18 runs to clinch their first victory of the tournament, following four consecutive defeats. According...
  • IPL 8: Unmukt Chand praises MI coach Ricky Ponting for support Yesterday

    Bengaluru: Mumbai Indians batsman Unmukt Chand on Monday heaped praise on team coach Ricky Ponting saying "if he believes in you, he backs you to the hilt". Unmukt played a match-winning knock (58 off 38 balls) against Royal Challengers Bangalore on Sunday to steer his team to an 18-run victory, their...
  • IPL 8: Mitchell Starc could have made a difference, says David Weise Yesterday

    Bengaluru: Royal Challengers Bangalore all-rounder David Weise on Monday said that the presence of injured Australian bowler Mitchell Starc could have made a difference had he played for them in their defeat against Mumbai Indians in an IPL cricket match. In absence of a top-class fast bowler, RCB conceded 210 runs...
  • IPL 2015: RCB have a lot of things to look at, says Virat Kohli Yesterday

    Bangalore: Slipping to their second defeat in three matches, Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli on Sunday said that his team needed to work on lot of areas including bowling, approach to batting and conceding too many extras. Kohli, however, was full of praise for AB de Villiers and David Wiese...
  • Mumbai Indians beat RCB by 18 runs to register their first win in IPL 8 Yesterday

    Bengaluru: Mumbai Indians produced a clinical performance to beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 18 runs in a high-scoring affair and register their maiden win in the IPL 2015. Sent into bat, Lendl Simmons and Unmukt Chand first smashed strokeful half-centuries to power Mumbai Indians to an imposing 209 for seven and...
  • As it happened: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians, IPL 8, Match 16 Yesterday

    (For Live blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Pushed to the wall after four successive defeats, Mumbai Indians would look to bounce back when they take on a formidable Royal Challengers Bangalore in their Indian Premier league. Mumbai were in a similar situation even last season, losing all...
  • IPL 2015: Mumbai Indians seek fresh start, take on Bangalore 2 days ago

    Bangalore: Pushed to the wall after four successive defeats, Mumbai Indians would look to bounce back when they take on a formidable Royal Challengers Bangalore in their Indian Premier league match on Sunday. Mumbai were in a similar situation even last season, losing all their five matches in the early stage,...
  • IPL 8: We will look to play fearless cricket, says Darren Sammy 2 days ago

    Bengaluru: Mumbai Indians might be low in confidence after their four successive defeats but RCB allrounder Darren Sammy on Saturday said they are not going to take their rivals lightly and will look to play fearless cricket when they clash in an IPL-8 match here tomorrow. Mumbai is the only team,...
  • IPL 8: Rossouw trying to break into star-studded RCB line-up 3 days ago

    Bangalore: Rilee Rossouw and Virat Kohli first crossed paths seven years ago, at the Under-19 World Cup final in Kuala Lumpur. Both batsmen were talked up as future batting mainstays, and the man who mentored them early in their careers, Ray Jennings, often spoke in admiration at the talent at...
  • IPL 8: Mitchel Starc fit to play for Royal Challengers Bangalore 3 days ago

    Bangalore: Mitchell Starc, out of action since the end of the 2015 World Cup because of a knee injury, is scheduled to leave Australia to join his Royal Challengers Bangalore team-mates in the Pepsi Indian Premier League 2015 on Sunday (April 19). Starc would then be available to take part in...
  • IPL 8: Yuzvendra Chahal relishing his spell under captain Virat Kohli 4 days ago

    Royal Challengers Bangalore have had a mixed start to their IPL 2015 campaign, bearding Kolkata Knight Riders in their own den before being spanked by Sunrisers Hyderabad at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium, their Bangalore bastion. In the absence of Mitchell Starc and Adam Milne, both recovering from injuries, Bangalore's bowling has...
  • IPL: Gautam Gambhir backs Robin Uthappa on Sarfaraz controversy 1 week ago

    Kolkata: Rallying behind team-mate Robin Uthappa on his reported altercation with Royal Challengers Bangalore's Sarfaraz Khan, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) skipper Gautam Gambhir said on Tuesday that such incidents can happen in the 'heat of things'. According to media reports, KKR opener Uthappa had a scuffle with RCB batsman Sarfaraz after...
  • IPL can lead me to the next World Cup, feels SRH's Ravi Bopara 1 week ago

    In his article in the 2013 Wisden Cricketers' Almanack, Mike Atherton described Ravi Bopara as one of the most talented players of their time in the English setup along with Chris Lewis, Mark Lathwell and Owais Shah. Atherton obviously knows what he is saying; Bopara did after all score three...
  • IPL 2015: RCB's Mandeep Singh yet to carve a niche for himself 1 week ago

    When Virat Kohli was dismissed during Royal Challengers Bangalore's match against Sunrisers Hyderabad at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium on Monday (April 13), the score read 93 for 3 in 11.5 overs. AB de Villiers had already hit two boundaries, and the situation demanded the incoming batsman to rotate the strike...
  • IPL 8: Kohli unhappy with RCB pacers not living up to the challenge 1 week ago

    Bangalore: When Chris Gayle got off the team bus at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium on Monday (April 13), everyone around him stopped what they were doing to catch a glimpse of the man whose 56-ball 96 had given Royal Challengers Bangalore their first win of the Pepsi Indian Premier League...
  • Can Sunrisers Hyderabad register their first win in IPL 8? 1 week ago

    Riding high after beating KKR in their opening match, RCB will look to exploit the home advantage when they take on Sunrisers Hyderabad. ...
  • IPL 8: Royal Challengers Bangalore aim for second win on trot, set to face Hyderabad April 13, 2015

    Bengaluru: Riding high after beating defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders in their opening match, Royal Challengers Bangalore will look to exploit the home advantage when they take on Sunrisers Hyderabad in an IPL cricket match in Bengaluru on Monday. Known to be under-performers despite boasting of devastating batsmen like Chris Gayle...
  • IPL 8: KKR trump card Sunil Narine yet to sizzle with ball April 12, 2015

    Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) star spinner Sunil Narine, whose lethal deliveries brought down the best of batsmen in the previous editions of the Indian Premier League (IPL), is yet to pick up a single wicket even after two matches in the current edition of the Twenty-20 tournament. Narine remained wicketless...
  • IPL 2015: Chris Gayle took the match away from us, says Yusuf Pathan April 12, 2015

    Kolkata: Unfazed by the loss against Royal Challengers Bangalore, Kolkata Knight Riders all-rounder Yusuf Pathan said his team did everything right till a Chris Gayle storm took the IPL match away from it here. The defending champions got regular breakthroughs and dismissed the dangerous duo of Virat Kohli and AB de...
  • IPL 8: The team points matter and not individual scores, says Gambhir April 12, 2015

    Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) skipper Gautam Gambhir on Saturday rued dropping Royal Challengers Bangalore opener Chris Gayle twice saying "If you keep dropping catches, someone like Chris will hurt you." On both occasions the culprit was South African fast-bowler Morne Morkel who first dropped the left-hander on 33 and then...
  • IPL 8: Chris Gayle showed why he is world class, says Virat Kohli April 12, 2015

    Kolkata: Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) skipper Virat Kohli said on Saturday that he regarded winning their Indian Premier League opener against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)as one of their better wins. RCB struggled initially but edged past the KKR total of 177/6 with three wickets and an over to spare, courtesy a...
  • IPL 8: Gayle's 96 off 56 helps Bangalore beat KKR in a nail-biter April 11, 2015

    Chris Gayle hammered the Kolkata Knight Riders bowlers into submission with a breathtaking 96 that guided Royal Challengers Bangalore to a three-wicket victory at the Eden Gardens on Saturday. Chasing a victory target of 178, Gayle singlehandedly tore apart the home team attack as his 56 ball innings had seven boundaries...
  • IPL 8: Sunil Gavaskar cheekily asks Virat Kohli 'is she here' April 11, 2015

    Kolkata: Cricket legend and commentator Sunil Gavaskar on Saturday found himself at the wrong end of the social media over his act of asking Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli "is she here" in an apparent reference to his actress girlfriend Anushka Sharma. During the toss for Royal's match against Kolkata...
  • As it happened: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL 8 April 11, 2015

    For LIVE updates, scroll down to bottom of the page. Royal Challengers Bangalore may have the most star-studded batting line-up but will find themselves under tremendous pressure when they take on defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders. Winning two titles in last three seasons and having achieved a 14-match winning streak in 2014,...
  • IPL 8: Sean Abbott is a complete cricketer, says RCB skipper Virat Kohli April 11, 2015

    Kolhi feels he, Chris Gayle and AB de Villiers will play more freely this season. ...