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  • IPL 8: All-round Chennai Super Kings thrash Kings XI Punjab by 97 runs 8 hours 34 minutes ago

    Chennai Super Kings thrashed Kings XI Punjab by a huge margin of 97 runs on Saturday, extracting a sweet revenge for a string of three losses to them in the last season of the Indian Premier League. Brendon McCullum (66 off 44 balls) and Mahendra Singh Dhoni (41* off 27) propelled...
  • IPL 8: CSK spin department has been less effective, says Stephen Fleming Yesterday

    Chennai: Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming today conceded that the spin department of his side has not been as effective as compared to previous IPL seasons but denied that the team management has lost confidence to the slow bowlers. "The spin part of the game is not as effective as...
  • CSK valuation issue to be discussed at BCCI meeting on April 26 2 days ago

    New Delhi: The BCCI's Working Committee during its meeting in Kolkata on April 26 will discuss about Chennai Super Kings being valued at a meagre Rs 5 lakh by its owners, which has been objected by some IPL Governing Council members. "There are lot of grey areas in the valuation of...
  • IPL 8: Learning to be a finisher, says CSK's Faf du Plesis 2 days ago

    Bengaluru: South African batsman Faf du Plesis says he is getting used to the role of a "finisher" for his Indian Premier League (IPL) side Chennai Super Kings (CSK). Asked about his new role after their game against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) on Wednesday which CSK won by 27 runs, du...
  • IPL 8: CSK in fresh controversy on franchise's undervaluation 2 days ago

    Chennai Super Kings have a history of creating controversies and this year is no different. After finding itself in hot water due to conflict of interest in the Indian Premier League, the franchise found themselves in a spot of bother as the IPL governing council objected to the amount at...
  • IPL 8: Can Royal Challengers Bangalore return to winning ways? 3 days ago

    Under pressure after back-to-back defeats, RCB will be keen to regain the momentum, but would face an uphill task against the two-time champions Chennai. ...
  • As it happened: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Chennai Super Kings, IPL 8, Match 201 3 days ago

    For Live blog, scroll down to bottom of the page. Beaten in their respective last games, both Royal Challengers Bangalore and Chennai Super Kings will be hungry to prevail over each other in the battle of wits when they lock horns. CSK are placed second in the table with six points from...
  • IPL 8: RCB have home advantage but hope CSK win, says Steve Rixon 4 days ago

    Bengaluru: Chennai Super Kings fielding coach Steve Rixon said the Royal Challengers Bangalore are a dangerous side on home turf but is confident of his team notching up a win against the former champions on Wednesday. "RCB will come back strongly as they have lost two games in their backyard. They...
  • IPL 2015: Camaraderie is the key to CSK's success, says Dhoni 4 days ago

    Bengaluru: Chennai Super Kings skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni said on Tuesday that the camaraderie between the young and the senior players was key to the consistent good show of his side in the IPL. "The reason for CSK's consistency has been the gelling of young and senior cricket players with the...
  • IPL 8: I ate up a lot of deliveries, says MS Dhoni 6 days ago

    Ahmedabad: Taking Chennai Super Kings' first loss this season in his stride, captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni admitted that he wasted a lot of deliveries on a good wicket as the team's modest total was easily overhauled by Rajasthan Royals, who continued their winning run in the IPL on Sunday. Electing to...
  • We complement each other well: Brendon McCullum on Dwayne Smith 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Chennai Super Kings explosive batsman Brendon McCullum said on Saturday that contrary to popular belief, he complements his opening partner Dwayne Smith rather than competing against the West Indian. Chasing a stiff target of 184, the duo built a 109-run opening stand to set the foundation for the thumping six-wicket...
  • IPL 8: Always good to have captain on your side, says Ashish Nehra 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Player of the Match for his impressive performance in the Indian Premier League (IPL) tie against Mumbai Indians, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) pacer Ashish Nehra said that it is very important for any player to have the captain's faith, like Mahendra Singh Dhoni had in him. "I have been someone,...
  • IPL 2015: Bowlers win matches in T20, says Ashish Nehra 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Twenty20 cricket may be regarded as a batsmen's game, but Chennai Super Kings pacer Ashish Nehra believes it is the bowlers who win matches in the format. "It is a batsman's game, but I still believe bowlers are the ones who win you matches," Nehra said after bagging the Man-of-the-Match...
  • IPL 8: We lost the match when CSK scored 90 in six overs, says Rohit Sharma 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma said that his bowlers tried their best against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) but nothing worked out as some excellent batting by the CSK openers took the game away from the hosts in their Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter at the Wankhede Stadium. "Our bowlers tried...
  • IPL 8: MS Dhoni praises bowlers for win against Mumbai Indians 1 week ago

    Mumbai: On a high after having won all three games so far, Chennai Super Kings skipper MS Dhoni praised his bowlers for doing well upfront, to reduce Mumbai Indians to 12 for 3 inside four overs in the Indian Premier League match on Friday. "The reason we loved to bowl was...
  • IPL 8: Dwayne Smith, Brendon McCullum fire CSK to third straight win April 17, 2015

    Mumbai: Openers Dwayne Smith and Brendon McCullum shared a breathtaking 109-run stand off 44 balls as Chennai Super Kings outplayed Mumbai Indians by six wickets for their third straight win in the IPL 8 on Friday. Mumbai Indians recovered from a poor start to post a competitive 183 for seven but...
  • IPL 8: Mumbai Indians face daunting task against formidable CSK April 17, 2015

    Mumbai: Off to a disastrous start with three successive defeats, Mumbai Indians will have their task cut out when they lock horns with two-time title winners and in-form Chennai Super Kings in their Indian Premier league match on Friday. The home team, which has lost all three matches it played so...
  • IPL 8: 'Mumbai Indians looking for Finch's replacement' April 16, 2015

    Mumbai: After confirming the news of injured Aaron Finch being ruled out of the Indian Premier League (IPL), Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma on Thursday said his team is looking for a suitable replacement but no one has been finalised yet. "Yes, Finch is ruled out of the IPL 2015. We...
  • IPL 8: Modest Brendon McCullum brings back memories of 2008 April 12, 2015

    Memories of Brendon McCullum's century in the opening game of Indian Premier League's inaugural edition in 2008 returned seven seasons later on a Saturday in Chennai where the New Zealand captain, playing for the Chennai Super Kings, blasted an unbeaten 56-ball 100. McCullum has been in prolific big-hitting form over the...
  • As it happened: IPL 8, Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad April 11, 2015

    For Live updates, scroll down to bottom of the page. Sunrisers Hyderabad would bank on their famed foreign recruits to come good when they take on the formidable Chennai Super Kings in their opening match of the IPL. The visitors will have to put up an inspiring effort to down Super Kings,...
  • IPL 8: Virender Sehwag hails 'Nehra Ji' for his heroics against Delhi Daredevils April 10, 2015

    Kings XI Punjab and former Indian opener Virender Sehwag was impressed with Chennai Super Kings pacer Ashish Nehra's match winning spell against Delhi Daredevils on Thursday in the second match of the IPL 8 season. Nehra played a vital role in CSK's nervy 1-wicket win against Delhi at the...
  • IPL 8: Chennai Super Kings hold nerve to beat Delhi Daredevils April 9, 2015

    Pacer Ashish Nehra snapped up three wickets to lead a disciplined bowling attack as two-time champions Chennai Super Kings defeated Delhi Daredevils by one run in a last-over thriller of the IPL 8 on Thursday. Needing 19 runs off the last over, Albie Morkel blasted two fours and a six off...
  • As it happened: Chennai Super Kings vs Delhi Daredevils, IPL 8, Match 2 April 9, 2015

    For Live updates, scroll down to bottom of the page The most consistent team across all seasons of the IPL, Chennai Super Kings would look to put behind the off-field distractions and do what they are best at when they take on previous edition's bottom-placed Delhi Daredevils in their opening match...
  • IPL 8: Irfan Pathan ready to fit into any role for Chennai Super Kings April 6, 2015

    Chennai: Keen to resurrect his fledgling national career, allrounder Irfan Pathan said that he is ready to fit into any role that his new franchise Chennai Super Kings is going to offer him in IPL 8. After going unsold in the first session during this year's auction, Irfan, who last played...