DELHI DAREDEVILS

  • IPL 2015: Shreyas Iyer looks an amazing prospect 4 hours 44 minutes ago

    Exactly a year ago, a reluctant teenager was dragged to the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai to watch the home team play in the Indian Premier League. A little over two months ago, that boy went under the hammer for Rs 10 lakh at the IPL auction, and by the time...
  • IPL 2015: Delhi, Bangalore seek to continue winning momentum 8 hours 5 minutes ago

    High on confidence after convincing victories in their previous games, both Delhi Daredevils and Royal Challengers Bangalore will seek the winning momentum when they face off in the Indian Premier League on Sunday. Daredevils dispatched Mumbai Indians to end their nine-match losing streak at Kotla while RCB returned to winning ways...
  • Takes time to fill up void created by Jayawardene, Sangakkara: Mathews 2 days ago

    New Delhi: With the yoeman service Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara have given to Sri Lankan cricket for over a decade and a half, it would be difficult to find their replacements overnight, feels Angelo Mathews. "The retirement of Mahela Jayawardene and impending one of Kumar Sangakkara will certainly create a...
  • IPL 8: Was confident Shreyas Iyer could open, says Pravin Amre 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Assistant coach Pravin Amre on Friday praised Delhi Daredevils' match-winner Shreyas Iyer, saying he was confident the young batsman could open the innings. The 20-year-old Iyer batsman struck a 56-ball 83 to steer his side to 37-run victory over Mumbai Indians on Thursday, thus ending his side's nine-match losing...
  • IPL 8: Lot of credit goes to Pravin Amre, says Shreyas Iyer 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Having played a pivotal role in Delhi Daredevils' thumping win against Mumbai Indians, young opener Shreyas Iyer credited the team's assistant coach Praveen Amre for his new-found success in the IPL cricket tournament. Iyer top-scored with a 56-ball 83, his innings laced with 7 fours and 5 sixes, to...
  • IPL 2015: Support staff not hampering chances, says Parthiv Patel 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Rebutting assertions that the large Mumbai Indians coaching entourage is hampering the team's chances in IPL, wicketkeeper Parthiv Patel said that the results may not be coming but the star-studded support staff gives players space and their inputs are valuable. The Rohit Sharma-led MI went down against Delhi Daredevils...
  • IPL 2015: Imran Tahir gives his 100 percent always, says JP Duminy 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Lauding the bowling efforts of leg spinner Imran Tahir, Delhi Daredevils captain JP Duminy has said the former always puts his 100 percent on the field. Tahir turned the match against Mumbai Indians on their head returning with figures of 22 for 3 from his four overs at the...
  • IPL 8: Big IPL buys Yuvraj Singh, Dinesh Karthik struggling to get going 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Two players, who were bought for big money at the Indian Premier League auction are struggling to justify the huge amount spent on them for the eighth edition of the hugely popular Twenty20 tournament. India's 2011 World Cup winning hero Yuvraj Singh and discarded stumper Dinesh Karthik were the biggest...
  • Intensity of IPL leaves me more stretched out: Gary Kirsten 2 days ago

    New Delhi: He may have coached India to the World Cup title four years back outsmarting several great opponents, but Gary Kirsten feels the intensity of the Indian Premier League leaves him more stretched out, though he enjoys the "fantastic" tournament. "It (IPL) is intense. I was with the Indian team....
  • IPL 8: Clinical Delhi Daredevils sink Mumbai Indians by 37 runs to break home jinx 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Leg Spinner Imran Tahir returned with a three-wicket haul after skipper Jean-Paul Duminy and Shreyas Iyer's batting exploits as Delhi Daredevils ended a nine-match losing streak at home with a 37-run win over Mumbai Indians in their Indian Premier League match, here on Thursday. Chasing 191 for a win,...
  • IPL 8: Delhi Daredevils take on struggling Mumbai Indians 2 days ago

    An inconsistent Delhi Daredevils will look to break the home jinx when they take on struggling Mumbai Indians in their sixth match of the IPL cricket tournament at Feroz Shah Kotla. ...
  • As it happened: Delhi Daredevils vs Mumbai Indians, IPL 8, Match 21 2 days ago

    (For Live Blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Brief Preview: An inconsistent Delhi will look to break the home jinx when they take on struggling Mumbai in their sixth match of the IPL. Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders on Monday inflicted a six-wicket loss on Delhi, handing them their...
  • IPL panel approves replacement for injured Delhi Daredevils pacer Mohammed Shami 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The Indian Premier League (IPL) technical committee has approved a replacement for injured Delhi Daredevils pacer Mohammed Shami, an official release said on Thursday. "The IPL Technical Committee has approved a replacement for Mohammed Shami in the Delhi Daredevils team. Shami has been ruled out of the ongoing Pepsi...
  • Corey Anderson, Mohammed Shami out of IPL with injuries 3 days ago

    Corey Anderson was ruled out of the Indian Premier League 2015 on Thursday because of fractured finger on his left hand. He is expected to recover before New Zealand's tour of England in May. Mohammed Shami's IPL stint too officially ended on Wednesday, with a knee injury having kept him out...
  • IPL 8: Inconsistent Delhi Daredevils take on struggling Mumbai Indians 3 days ago

    An inconsistent Delhi Daredevils will look to break the home jinx when they take on struggling Mumbai Indians in their sixth match of the IPL cricket tournament at Feroz Shah Kotla on Thursday. Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders on Monday inflicted a six-wicket loss on Delhi, handing them their ninth straight...
  • IPL 8: Delhi Daredevils hungry for home success, says JP Duminy 3 days ago

    New Delhi: With Delhi Daredevils having lost nine matches on the trot in the IPL, captain Jean-Paul Duminy is keen to set the record straight when they take on Mumbai Indians at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Thursday. Having won two of their five games so far in this edition, Duminy...
  • IPL 8: Delhi's batting unit needs to fire, says Manoj Tiwary 5 days ago

    New Delhi: After the team's ninth straight loss at home, Delhi Daredevils batsman Manoj Tiwary said on Tuesday their batsmen need to build partnerships and set batters will have to play big innings in the Indian Premier League (IPL). The Daredevils lost by six wickets to a dominant Kolkata Knight Riders...
  • Zaheer Khan likely to return against RCB: Pravin Amre 5 days 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...
  • IPL 2015: Gambhir hails bowlers after KKR's win over Delhi Daredevils 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Gautam Gambhir credited his bowlers for their comprehensive six-wicket win over Delhi Daredevils in the IPL Twenty20 match at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Monday. Morne Morkel (2/30) and Umesh Yadav (2/18) bowled a tight line to help Kolkata restrict Delhi to 146 for 8...
  • IPL 8: Gambhir steers KKR to six-wicket win over Delhi Daredevils 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Riding on skipper Gautam Gambhir's third fifty in this IPL, a clinical Kolkata Knight Riders outplayed Delhi Daredevils by six wickets at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Monday. Chasing a modest 147 for a win, KKR lost a few early wickets but Gambhir (60) and Yusuf Pathan (40 not...
  • IPL 8: Good to get the wins, says Delhi Daredevils coach Gary Kirsten 5 days ago

    "Imran Tahir and Amit Mishra are key to our plans and I am happy with the way the guys have responded," said Kirsten. ...
  • As it happened: Delhi Daredevils vs Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL 8, Match 17 5 days ago

    After two opening losses in this edition of the cash-rich league, the Jean-Paul Duminy-led side bounced back with two straight wins to put its campaign back on track. It was not that DD were playing bad cricket but probably luck had deserted them in the first two matches, which they lost...
  • IPL 8: Upbeat Delhi Daredevils face stern Kolkata Knight Riders test 6 days ago

    A resurgent Delhi Daredevils will look to continue with their winning momentum when they take on defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders in the team's fifth match of the IPL cricket tournament at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Monday. After two opening losses in this edition of the cash-rich league, the Jean-Paul...
  • IPL 8: Two nice injections of confidence helped us, says Gary Kirsten 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Upbeat after getting over the line in their previous two humdingers, Delhi Daredevils coach Gary Kirsten believes the team can surely take the momentum forward in the four straight home IPL games at the Feroz Shah Kotla starting against Kolkata Knight Riders on Monday. "It's good to get the...
  • IPL 8: JP Duminy hails Delhi Daredevils' fighting attitude 1 week ago

    Visakhapatnam: 'Catches win matches' is probably the oldest adage in cricket. On Saturday (April 18) night, Mayank Agarwal showed that an astounding bit of fielding could do the same when Delhi Daredevils were defending 167 for 4 at Visakhapatnam. Karn Sharma was striking the ball cleanly and Sunrisers Hyderabad needed seven...
  • IPL 8: All-round JP Duminy takes Delhi Daredevils to 4-run win over Sunrisers Hyderabad 1 week ago

    Visakhapatnam: Delhi Daredevils snatched a thrilling four-run win over Sunrisers Hyderabad to earn their second victory in the 2015 Indian Premier League (IPL) in four outings at the ACA-VDCA Stadium on Saturday. Two brilliant half-centuries from opener Shreyas Iyer (60) and captain JP Duminy (54) guided the Daredevils to a competitive...
  • As it happened: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Delhi Daredevils, IPL 8, Match 13 April 18, 2015

    (For Live Blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Brief Preview: Having snapped their prolonged losing streak, Delhi Daredevils would look to carry forward the momentum when they take on Sunrisers Hyderabad. Delhi's fighting win over Kings XI Punjab was just the kind of boost the side needed after losing...