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  • Should the Supreme Court expand Sunil Gavaskar's role? 12-04-2014 12:46 PM

    In a historic judgment, albeit an interim one, the Supreme Court appointed ace former cricketer Sunil Gavaskar to take over the conduct of IPL7 and appointed senior-most of BCCI vice - presidents Shivlal Yadav to take over its functioning from president N Srinivasan. It also allowed Chennai Super Kings (CSK)...
  • Full Schedule: IPL 7 in the UAE and India 03-04-2014 07:55 PM

    After hosting the first part in the United Arab Emirates, the seventh edition of the Indian Premier League will return to India on May 2 with a high-profile clash between the two-time champions Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders in Ranchi. The UAE was awarded the hosting rights of...
  • IPL 7 to return to India after UAE leg, no matches in Bangladesh 03-04-2014 07:15 PM

    After hosting the first part in the United Arab Emirates, the seventh edition of the Indian Premier League will return to India on May 2 with a high-profile clash between the two-time champions Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders in Ranchi. The UAE was awarded the hosting rights of...
  • MS Dhoni offers to give up Chennai Super Kings' captaincy: reports 29-03-2014 09:36 AM

    After his name got dragged into the fixing and betting scandal, MS Dhoni has reportedly offered to quit as Chennai Super Kings (CSK) skipper. Presently, he is leading India at the World Twenty20 in Bangladesh. It has been learnt that Dhoni had a phone conversation with now suspended BCCI chief...
  • MS Dhoni has done nothing wrong and is innocent: BCCI tells Supreme Court 28-03-2014 11:55 AM

    The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Friday told the Supreme Court that the allegations that have been made against Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni in the context of an investigation into alleged corruption in the Indian Premier League (IPL) are false. The Indian captain has also...
  • SC allows CSK, RR in IPL 7; installs Gavaskar as IPL interim chief 28-03-2014 11:02 AM

    In another sensational twist to the IPL spot-fixing scandal, the Supreme Court on Friday installed legendary Indian batsmen Sunil Gavaskar as Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) working president but only for the Indian Premier League matches for the time being. The apex court also allowed under-fire Chennai...
  • IPL Auction 2014: Everything you want to know 11-02-2014 09:43 PM

    Even as the IPL faces another high-tide period with the menace of betting and fixing in the league appearing to turn from allegation into ground reality, Rs. 274.50 crore will be put on the table by its eight franchises at the 2014 players' auction beginning Wednesday. A complete makeover of...
  • Will Chennai Super Kings be scrapped? 11-02-2014 09:25 PM

    The IPL probe panel's indictment of BCCI chief N Srinivasan's son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan leaves the Chennai Super Kings franchise hanging by a thread. ...
  • Supreme Court panel recommends probe into CSK vs RR match in IPL 6 11-02-2014 06:47 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court-appointed Committee on betting and match- fixing in IPL has sought further investigations into the match between Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals in May last year over which Tamil Nadu police has a report implicating an "important" Indian player, Gurunath Meiyappan and a hotelier Vikram...
  • Ban Srinivasan for life, says Lalit Modi 10-02-2014 04:22 PM

    New Delhi: With the Supreme Court-instituted Justice Mudgal committee indicting Gurunath Meiyappan in the IPL betting and spot-fixing scandal, the event's sacked commissioner Lalit Modi on Monday demanded a life ban on his father-in-law and BCCI President N Srinivasan. "Now it's time for cricket establishment to wake up and bury...
  • Is Suresh Raina's CSK background keeping him in the team? 23-01-2014 11:46 AM

    Whispers questioning Suresh Raina's presence in the Indian team are now growing into shrieks, as he continues to fail in producing the goods but still keeps his place among the best cricketers in the country. Raina's discomfort against the short ball isn't hidden but him being persisted with despite regular...
  • IPL retention policy designed by Srinivasan, claims Lalit Modi 13-01-2014 09:09 PM

    New Delhi: Banned former IPL commissioner Lalit Modi again took to micro-blogging site Twitter to attack BCCI president N Srinivasan accusing him of "orchestrating the retention policy" to suit his side Chennai Super Kings in the upcoming seventh edition of Indian Premier League. This year, the number of retentions increased...
  • CSK name Dhoni, Raina, Ashwin, Jadeja, Bravo as five retained players 10-01-2014 03:31 PM

    Making use of the IPL rules that allow a franchise to retain five players before the auction on February 12, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) have tweeted the names of MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina, R Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja and Dwayne Bravo as the players they have decided to retain. Tournament rules...
  • IPL auction on February 12, salary cap for franchises Rs 60 cr 24-12-2013 03:54 PM

    New Delhi: The Governing Council of the Indian Premier League (IPL) on Tuesday announced the revised player/auction regulations for the 2014 to 2016 season, with eight franchises ready to rebuild their squads through fresh bidding - other than a maximum of five players they will be allowed to retain from...
  • IPL scandal: Srinivasan, Meiyappan appear before Mudgal Committee 19-12-2013 07:12 PM

    Chennai: BCCI President N Srinivasan and his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan have appeared before the Justice Mudgal Committee in connection with the probe into the IPL spot-fixing and betting scandal. It is learnt that former Chennai Super Kings Team Principal Meiyappan handed over a letter to the committee, exercising his right...
  • Chennai Super Kings could be banned from IPL auction: report 10-10-2013 10:54 AM

    New Delhi: Cricket Association of Bihar (CAB) secretary Aditya Verma will file a petition in the Supreme Court to stop Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals from taking part in the Indian Premier League auction next year, Deccan Chronicle reported on Thursday. "We will file an application requesting the honourable...
  • 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...
  • Pravin Tambe's experience and hard work paid off: Rahul Dravid 05-10-2013 08:35 AM

    Jaipur: Rajasthan Royals skipper Rahul Dravid feels it is the "experience" and "hard work" which helped leg-spinner Pravin Tambe to produce a sensational three-wicket haul in the semi-finals against Chennai Super Kings on Friday. Tambe, who will turn 42 on October 8, produced a brilliant spell of spin bowling to...
  • Autocrat Srinivasan shouldn't be BCCI president: Shashank Manohar 03-10-2013 12:26 PM

    New Delhi: Former president of the BCCI Shashank Manohar has lashed out at the board's re-elected president N Srinivasan, saying that the India Cements boss should not hold office in light of the IPL spot-fixing and betting scandal that has blemished the image of Indian cricket. Talking to Mumbai Mirror,...
  • Gurunath Meiyappan exposed by Chennai Super Kings batsman Mike Hussey 01-10-2013 09:57 AM

    New Delhi: None of the players from the controversial Chennai Super Kings IPL franchise had come out in the open to speak against corruption in the franchise until the team's Australian batsman Michael Hussey spoke about it in his book 'Underneath the Southern Cross'. Baring the lies about Gurunath Meiyappan...
  • Winning momentum important going into the semis: Hussey 29-09-2013 12:44 PM

    Ranchi: Chennai Super Kings' opener Mike Hussey has said his side would look to keep the winning momentum going after sailing through the semi-finals of the Champions League Twenty20 with a clinical eight-wicket win over Brisbane Heat. "I am happy that we are in the semi-final and will keep up...
  • Death bowling is an area of concern for CSK, admits MS Dhoni 29-09-2013 09:53 AM

    Ranchi: Chennai Super Kings' skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni wants his bowlers to improve performance in death overs even as he lauded his spinners and batsmen after qualifying for the semi-finals of the Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20). CSK bowlers conceded 50 runs in the last three overs to let Brisbane Heat...
  • I was not eyeing ton, so gave more strike to Dhoni: Suresh Raina 27-09-2013 01:18 PM

    Ranchi: Suresh Raina says giving strike to Mahendra Singh Dhoni was more sensible than going for his own century as his skipper was connecting the ball very powerfully and it actually changed the game for them. Raina scored 84 before getting out while Dhoni bludgeoned his way to a 19-ball...
  • I capitalise on the 'perfect platform' provided to me, says MS Dhoni 27-09-2013 08:51 AM

    Ranchi: Chennai Super Kings skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni said the third-wicket partnership between Suresh Raina and S Badrinath provided him with the "perfect platform" to launch the final assault in their Champions League T20 match against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Friday. "We got off to a good start and it was...
  • Five sixes in an over, Dhoni hits fastest CLT20 fifty 27-09-2013 08:42 AM

    Ranchi: Chennai Super Kings' captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni added another feather to his hat on Thursday as he raced to the fastest fifty in the history of Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) in just 16 balls. The Indian skipper achieved the milestone against Sunrisers Hyderabad, largely at the expense of Thisara...
  • CLT20: Shikhar Dhawan, MS Dhoni fined for slow over-rate 27-09-2013 08:17 AM

    Ranchi: Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Sunrisers Hyderabad skipper Shikhar Dhawan were on Friday fined after their respective teams maintained a slow over rate during the Champions League Twenty20 match. At the end of the match, Sunrisers and CSK were assessed to be one over behind the...
  • Suresh Raina heaps praise on fellow CSK batsmen 23-09-2013 11:45 AM

    Ranchi: Chennai Super Kings' (CSK) batsman Suresh Raina applauded his team's batting for a great start and an equally good finish as it overhauled 185 runs scored by Titans in their Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) tie here on Sunday. "[Michael] Hussey and I had a very good partnership. [Dwayne] Bravo...
  • CSK eager and motivated to perform well, says Stephen Fleming 21-09-2013 11:16 PM

    Ranchi: Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming wants Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led team to leave an ever-lasting impression on the Championship League T20 before most of the players go under hammer for fresh auctions before next edition of Indian Premier League. "The team has prepared well and is motivated to perform...