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  • 23 organs harvested from five brain-dead donors in a day at Chennai hospital 12 hours 46 minutes ago

    Chennai: In a rare operation, the Chennai-based Apollo Hospitals has harvested 23 different organs from five brain-dead donors to give a new lease of life to needy patients, an official said on Wednesday. "The well-meaning families have helped give people in end-stage organ failure a second chance to live, and in...
  • IPL 8: Negi has grabbed his chance, says Suresh Raina Yesterday

    After Chennai Super Kings' win over RCB on Monday, the CSK veteran said Negi has done well in R Ashwin's absence. ...
  • IPL 8: Suresh Raina credits MS Dhoni's leadership for CSK's success 2 days ago

    Chennai: Lauding Chennai Super Kings' team effort in Monday's win against Royal Challengers Bangalore, top-order batsman Suresh Raina credited skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni's leadership qualities for the side's excellent showing in the IPL cricket tournament. Man-of-the-match Raina top-scored with 52 runs as CSK posted 148 for nine in 20 overs and...
  • IPL 8: Nehra, Bravo help CSK demolish RCB by 24 runs 2 days ago

    Chennai: A sensational bowling effort by Chennai Super Kings saw them defend a modest total as they crushed Royal Challengers Bangalore by 24 runs to regain their position at the top of the table in the Indian Premier League cricket tournament, on Monday. Having posted a modest 148 for nine in...
  • IPL 8: Great start to our campaign at home, says Eoin Morgan 3 days ago

    Hyderabad: Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) batsman Eoin Morgan on Sunday said they made a great start at home here after beating two-time champions Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in their Indian Premier League (IPL) 2015 encounter. Put in to bat, Sunrisers piled on a challenging total of 192/7 in 20 overs with the...
  • IPL 8: Warner-inspired Sunrisers Hyderabad down Chennai Super Kings by 22 runs 4 days ago

    Hyderabad: Inspired by Skipper David Warner's whirlwind fifty, Sunrisers Hyderabad outplayed Chennai Super Kings by 22 runs to notch up a much-needed win and hand the table-toppers their second consecutive defeat in the IPL 8. Put into bat, Warner (28-ball 61) and Shikhar Dhawan (37) stitched an 86-run opening stand to...
  • AS it happened:, Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Chennai Super Kings, IPL 8, Match 34 4 days ago

    (For Live blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) A struggling Sunrisers Hyderabad face an uphill task to find their way through in the ongoing Indian Premier League as they get ready to take on formidable Chennai Super Kings at the Rajiv Gandhi International cricket stadium on Saturday. Sunrisers Hyderabad...
  • IPL 8: Uphill task for Sunrisers Hyderabad against Chennai Super Kings 4 days ago

    Hyderabad: A struggling Sunrisers Hyderabad face an uphill task to find their way through in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) as they get ready to take on formidable Chennai Super Kings at the Rajiv Gandhi International cricket stadium on Saturday. Sunrisers Hyderabad have six points from seven matches, having won...
  • Chennai: Petrol bomb hurled at Andhra Bank, no casualties 5 days ago

    Chennai: Unidentified motorcycle-borne men hurled a petrol bomb at an Andhra Bank branch in the early hours of Friday, police said. No one was injured in the incident. The men threw the petrol bomb and fled from the scene, police said. The incident is suspected to be linked with the gunning down...
  • IPL 8: Kolkata Knight Riders glad to bounce back, says Robin Uthappa 5 days ago

    Kolkata: After losing by two runs in the first leg two days ago, Kolkata Knight Riders were determined to bring out their best game and avenge the loss, opener Robin Uthappa said after scripting a seven-wicket win in the return leg fixture of the IPL T20 cricket tournament here. Uthappa, who...
  • IPL 2015: Dhoni is doing fine, says CSK coach Stephen Fleming 5 days ago

    Kolkata: Chennai Super Kings skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni looked jaded in his team's loss to Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL T20 cricket tournament on Thursday but coach Stephen Fleming said nothing was wrong with the captain. Dhoni had a forgettable outing with the bat and was bowled for 1 after...
  • IPL 2015: We should try to be more aggressive, says CSK skipper Dhoni 5 days ago

    Kolkata: After going down to defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders in a tantalisingly close game, Chennai Super Kings skipper MS Dhoni said on Thursday that his boys need to be a bit more aggressive, considering they were leading the table in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL). "Looking at where we...
  • IPL 8: Kolkata Knight Riders look to get back to winning ways 6 days ago

    Kolkata: Reeling under an agonising two-run defeat at the hands of Chennai Super Kings, Kolkata Knight Riders would look to quickly redeem themselves when they face the same opponents in the return leg Indian Premier League match on Thursday. The loss against the CSK came only last night in Chennai, and...
  • IPL 8, Week-3 Review: Nehra's bowling, RCB's comeback and CSK on top 1 week ago

    The Indian Premier League's 2015 edition is now halfway through and the trends on the points table are starting to giving fair indications. The momentum has continued to swing since the first week but the top and bottom halves on the leaderboard are now slowly taking shape. Shock, awe, consistency,...
  • IPL 2015: Was eager to do something special with the ball, says Dwayne Bravo 1 week ago

    Chennai: Adjudged man-of-the-match for his brilliant bowling performance, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) all-rounder Dwayne Bravo said he wanted to make it count with the ball after he got out cheaply against the Kolkata Knight Riders in an Indian Premier League (IPL) contest here on Tuesday. Having got out for five, Bravo...
  • IPL 8: We were outstanding on the field, says CSK skipper Dhoni 1 week ago

    Chennai: Praising the fielding efforts of his side Chennai Super Kings, skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni said they were "outstanding" on the field in the thrilling two-run win over Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in an Indian Premier League match at the MA Chidambaram Stadium on Tuesday. Replying to the CSK's 134 for...
  • IPL 8: We messed it up by playing too many dot balls, says Gautam Gambhir 1 week ago

    Chennai: Going down to Chennai Super Kings in a thriller, Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Gautam Gambhir on Tuesday said his batsmen messed up the game by playing too many dot balls and failing to rotate the strike. Gambhir said his opening batsman Robin Uthappa and Manish Pandey had started off well,...
  • IPL 2015: Ashwin suffers hand injury, to skip CSK's next two matches 1 week ago

    Chennai: Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin has been ruled out of the next two IPL matches due to a hand injury which he suffered during Tueday's match between Chennai Super Kings and Kolkata Knight Riders. "Ashwin has split in his middle finger. We do not know how many stitches he will require......
  • As it happened: CSK vs KKR, IPL 8, Match 28 April 28, 2015

    (For Live blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Enduring an erratic campaign so far, defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders face a stiff challenge when they take on the smooth-sailing Chennai Super Kings in an IPL match on Tuesday. KKR are currently placed third on the points table with three...
  • IPL 8: Inconsistent KKR face stiff CSK challenge April 28, 2015

    Chennai: Enduring an erratic campaign so far, defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders face a stiff challenge when they take on the smooth-sailing Chennai Super Kings in an IPL match on Tuesday. KKR are currently placed third on the points table with three wins, two losses and one abandoned match. CSK, on...
  • IPL 8: Stephen Fleming expecting a tough battle against KKR April 27, 2015

    Chennai: Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming is expecting a tough battle at home against Kolkata Knight Riders in the Indian Premier League on Monday. "They are an excellent side. They have some good batters. We have played them last in couple of finals and in the recent Champions League. So,...
  • BCCI to take legal opinion on CSK low demerger valuation April 26, 2015

    Kolkata: The BCCI on Sunday decided to seek a fresh legal opinion on the controversial "low" valuation of the IPL franchisee Chennai Super Kings when it demerged from its parent company India cements, headed by N Srinivasan. The decision was taken at a meeting of the BCCI Working Committee after questions...
  • IPL 8: Ashish Nehra is one of finest India have produced, says Ashwin April 26, 2015

    Ravichandran Ashwin might not have had the best of tournaments so far at this year's IPL but it will be downright stupid to write him off so early in the edition. So far, the Indian offspinner has only bowled 2.4 overs on an average and has not completed his quota of...
  • IPL 2015: Dropped catches cost us against CSK, says Sanjay Bangar April 26, 2015

    Chennai: Disappointed with his team's massive IPL loss to Chennai Super Kings, Kings XI Punjab coach Sanjay Bangar criticised the fielding and said the dropped catch of Brendon McCullum proved to be decisive. Punjab lost by 97 runs while chasing a mammoth target of 193, which Chennai made on the back...
  • IPL 8: All-round Chennai Super Kings thrash Kings XI Punjab by 97 runs April 25, 2015

    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...