CLT20

  • Triumphs at IPL 6 and CLT20 great tribute to Tendulkar: Nita Ambani 08-10-2013 09:34 PM

    Mumbai Indians' team owner Nita Ambani reflected on winning the IPL and Champions League T20 titles in the same year. ...
  • CLT20 roster keeps India-Australia ODI series in the balance 08-10-2013 08:27 AM

    Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) couldn't have been staged at a better time for Australia as five of their players who featured in the tournament are now battle-ready for the seven-match ODI series against India. Nathan Coulter Nile, Mitchell Johnson, Glenn Maxwell (Mumbai Indians) and Shane Watson and James Faulkner (Rajasthan...
  • Tendulkar should retire with his bat held high: Ganguly 07-10-2013 10:20 PM

    Kolkata: Observing that Sachin Tendulkar's retirement from international cricket was "imminent", former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Monday hoped the batting legend quits the game on a high. "There is too much speculation about his retirement, which is putting pressure on him. While I believe his retirement is not very...
  • Sachin Tendulkar can carry on for long, says Dinesh Karthik 07-10-2013 07:14 PM

    New Delhi: Sachin Tendulkar is still as fit as a fiddle and can carry on playing at the highest level for as long as he wants to, said his Mumbai Indians team-mate Dinesh Karthik. "It is incredible that Sachin paaji looks as fit as he has ever been. His work...
  • Rahul Dravid may return as Rajasthan Royals mentor, Watson captain 07-10-2013 12:39 PM

    New Delhi: Rahul Dravid made his last appearance in competitive cricket on Sunday, where his team Rajasthan Royals lost the Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) final to Mumbai Indians; however, it may not be the end of Dravid's association with the Rajasthan franchise that may bring him back as a mentor,...
  • CLT20: Rahane wins Golden Bat, Dwayne Smith Man of the Series 07-10-2013 08:43 AM

    New Delhi: Mumbai Indians' Dwayne Smith and Harbhajan Singh won the Man-of-the-Series and Man-of-the-match awards, respectively, after winning the Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) title at the Feroz Shah Kotla stadium here on Sunday. With scores of 9, 63*, 48, 59 and 44, the in-form Smith bagged the Man-of-the-Series award. Harbhajan,...
  • Mumbai Indians beat Rajasthan Royals to win their 2nd CLT20 title 06-10-2013 11:26 PM

    New Delhi: Mumbai Indians gave Sachin Tendulkar a perfect send off from T20 cricket, winning their second Champions League Twenty20 title, beating Rajasthan Royals by 33 runs in the summit clash at the Feroze Shah Kotla Stadium on Sunday. Riding on quick runs by Dwayne Smith (44 off 39) and...
  • As it happened: Rajasthan Royals vs Mumbai Indians, CLT20 Final 06-10-2013 06:53 PM

    Rahul Dravid, Sachin Tendulkar, CLT20 trophy: Dravid making his last competitive appearance on the cricket field, Tendulkar playing his last T20, Mumbai Indians eyeing a double. The bullet points for a domestic T20 title-clash can't be more illustrious. Dravid's Rajasthan Royals will take on Tendulkar-inspired Mumbai in the final of...
  • Domination of IPL teams in CLT20 not entirely unfair 06-10-2013 02:35 PM

    An international extension of the Indian Premier League, the Champions League Twenty20 is quite understandably dominated by teams from India; and the 2013 edition hasn't been an exception with three of the four semi-finalists coming from the IPL, two of whom - Mumbai Indians and Rajasthan Royals - have progressed...
  • I'm not watching Rahul Dravid's last match from the stands, am I not a true fan?

    Sanguine Symphony |  Pragati Ratti
    Rahul Dravid is playing his last match today. At the Ferozeshah Kotla Grounds. In Delhi. I stay in NCR and I'm not going for the...

  • Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma fined for slow over-rate 06-10-2013 12:14 PM

    New Delhi: Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma was on Sunday fined USD 1500 for maintaining a slow over rate during CLT20 semi-final against Trinidad and Tobago on Saturday. At the end of the match, Mumbai Indians were assessed to be one over behind the required rate after allowances were taken...
  • CLT20 Final: Rahul Dravid's last hurrah, Sachin Tendulkar's final T20 06-10-2013 11:37 AM

    New Delhi: Rahul Dravid, Sachin Tendulkar, CLT20 trophy: Dravid making his last competitive appearance on the cricket field, Tendulkar playing his last T20, Mumbai Indians eyeing a double. The bullet points for a domestic T20 title-clash can't be more illustrious. Dravid's Rajasthan Royals will take on Tendulkar-inspired Mumbai in the...
  • Mumbai Indians hold an edge in CLT20 final: Rohit Sharma 06-10-2013 11:04 AM

    New Delhi: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma on Sunday indicated his team will hold an edge in the final of the Champions League Twenty20 against Rajasthan Royals considering they "know the conditions better" at the Feroz Shah Kotla. MI advanced to the title clash, slated to be held on Sunday,...
  • Rahul Dravid quits competitive cricket: timeline of a legendary career 06-10-2013 09:48 AM

    After retiring from all forms of international cricket in 2012, Rahul Dravid announced earlier this year that the 2013 Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) will be his last tournament as a professional cricketer. And on this day, October 6, 2013, when Dravid makes his final appearance as a player, we look...
  • Young Rahul Dravid fans wish him good luck 06-10-2013 09:05 AM

    CNN-IBN reaches out to young cricket lovers, who wish Dravid good luck and say he will be badly missed. ...
  • What has Rahul Dravid meant to cricket? 06-10-2013 08:46 AM

    Rahul Dravid made Test cricket his backyard, ODIs the dance floor he took time to hit and T20s the classroom to educate the youngsters in the IPL and CLT20. And after sharing T20 dressing rooms with boys as young as the 18-year-old Sanju Samson, the quadragenarian is set for his...
  • Legendary Rahul Dravid set to cement final brick in The Wall 06-10-2013 08:26 AM

    Since 1996, brick by brick, the game of cricket saw Rahul Dravid turn into 'The Wall' he came to be known as. Industrious by nature, with the attitude of a workman, Dravid earned each of his run with a surgeon's precision - until 2012, when he put down his scalpel....
  • Sachin Tendulkar calls himself a little superstitious 06-10-2013 12:03 AM

    New Delhi: A few moments after crossing 50,000 runs in competitive cricket across all formats, Sachin Tendulkar called himself "a little superstitious" and said he was not aware of the impending landmark till it beamed on the big screen at the Feroze Shah Kotla on Saturday. Senior batsman Tendulkar reached...
  • CLT20: Mumbai beat Trinidad and Tobago, to meet Rajasthan in the final 05-10-2013 11:13 PM

    New Delhi: Mumbai Indians booked their spot in the Champions League Twenty20 final against Rajasthan Royals as they beat Trinidad and Tobago by six wickets at the Feroze Shah Kotla Stadium on Saturday. After restricting T&T to 153, Mumbai chased down the target in 19.1 overs, with Dwayne Smith scoring...
  • CLT20, 2nd semi-final MI vs T&T: as it happened 05-10-2013 07:05 PM

    After handing out a crushing defeat to Chennai Super Kings in their last group match, Trinidad and Tobago (T&T) will look for an encore when they take on Mumbai Indians at the Feroze Shah Kotla ground here in the second semi-final of the Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) on Saturday. It's...
  • Watson fined for using foul language during CLT20 semi-final 05-10-2013 03:35 PM

    Jaipur: Shane Watson of the Rajasthan Royals was fined $750 for breaching the Champions League Twenty20 Code of Behaviour during the first semi-final against Chennai Super Kings at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium. Watson and his fellow Australian Brad Hodge were attempting to prevent a quick single when they ran into...
  • Bowling plan against MS Dhoni worked, says Pravin Tambe 05-10-2013 01:13 PM

    Jaipur: Legspinner Pravin Tambe, who played a big role in Rajasthan Royals' 14-run win over Chennai Super Kings in Champions Trophy Twenty20 semi-finals, said that he stuck to the basics and kept on attacking without trying anything special. "I was not thinking about anything special. I just wanted to keep...
  • Our batsmen lacked calmness, panicked in run-chase: Fleming 05-10-2013 01:05 PM

    Jaipur: Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming has attributed his side's 14-run defeat against Rajasthan Royals in the Champions League Twenty20 semi-finals to the batting failure and conceded that his batsmen got panicked in their run chase. "Usually we are very composed and it is rare our batting has failed...
  • Pravin Tambe living a fairytale life with Rajasthan Royals 05-10-2013 09:58 AM

    Little-known legspinner Pravin Tambe, who made his IPL debut at 41 years and 212 days - the oldest to do so in the league's short history, has fashioned Rajasthan Royals' maiden entry into the Champions League Twenty20 final, when his three-wicket spell plotted Chennai Super Kings' exit in the semi-final...
  • It was good to get Sachin Tendulkar's wicket early: Justin Langer 02-10-2013 09:48 PM

    New Delhi: Perth Scorchers coach Justin Langer was on Wednesday effusive in his praise for "star-studded" Mumbai Indians and said the presence of match-winners proved to be the difference between the two teams in the Champions League Twenty20 match. Riding on Rohit Sharma's blistering 51 not out and Dwayne Smith's...
  • Rohit Sharma hopes Tendulkar plays a match-winning knock in semis 02-10-2013 09:21 PM

    New Delhi: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma is not at all worried about Sachin Tendulkar's ongoing bad patch in the Champions League Twenty20 and wants the senior batsman to deliver a winning knock in their likely semi-final clash against Chennai Super Kings. "It's not a worry for us because we...
  • Not many can bat like Brad Hodge under pressure: Rahul Dravid 01-10-2013 11:55 PM

    Jaipur: Rajasthan Royals skipper Rahul Dravid on Tuesday said it made sense to have Brad Hodge batting lower down the order since he is fantastic finisher. Hodge on Tuesday smashed a 23-ball unbeaten 52 to lead Rajasthan Royals to a four-wicket win over Otago Volts. "When he bats like that,...