INDIAN PREMIER LEAGUE

  • IPL 8: Bowlers take CSK to a two-run win over KKR in a low-scoring thriller 48 minutes ago

    Kolkata Knight Riders paid the ultimate price for making a meal of a relatively straightforward chase on an admittedly tricky Chepauk surface to hand Chennai Super Kings their sixth win of the IPL 2015 standings on Tuesday. Chennai thus returned to the top of the table, going one point clear...
  • IPL 8: Mitchell Starc is key to our success, feels David Wiese 1 hour 26 minutes ago

    If the light rain had come 26 hours later, it would have put a dampener on Royal Challengers Bangalore's game against Rajasthan Royals at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium. If it had been cricket Virat Kohli and his men had been playing, the passing shower might have had them scurrying for...
  • BCCI ACU had Karan Gilhotra on watchlist 2 hours 32 minutes ago

    ACU letter clearly suggests that all franchises were issued a warning where they had to ensure that Gilhotra isn't entertained by any team members. ...
  • IPL mess: Who is Karan Gilhotra and is he controversial at all 7 hours 7 minutes ago

    Until last weekend, Karan Gilhotra wasn't a name part of cricket debates. But a letter from the ICC headquarters to BCCI's inbox changed it all. The newly-elected BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur's image of sharing a cake with Gilhotra caught the attention of ICC as its Anti Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU)...
  • IPL 8: Yuvraj Singh ties up with Delhi Daredevils for cancer awareness 7 hours 13 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils' biggest star Yuvraj Singh on Tuesday announced a tie-up with his IPL franchise to promote awareness about fighting cancer and the May 1 match against Kings XI Punjab will be dedicated to those who are fighting the dreaded disease. Yuvraj's cancer foundation 'YouWeCan' in alliance with Delhi...
  • IPL 8: As a bowler it is important to keep batsmen guessing, says Moises Henriques 12 hours 8 minutes ago

    Mohali: Sunrisers Hyderabad all-rounder Moises Henriques on Tuesday said that as a bowler it is important to keep batsmen guessing about what's coming. Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Kings XI Punjab by 20 runs here on Monday. "I guess it's about keeping batsmen guessing about what's coming; so one has to try not to...
  • I am learning, feels nice to be rewarded: Trent Boult 15 hours 4 minutes ago

    Mohali: After clinching the man-of-the-match award for his brilliant spell of bowling against Kings XI Punjab in an Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter, Sunrisers Hyderabad's left arm fast bowler Trent Boult said he was still learning and it felt nice to get a reward for his efforts. Boult was exceptional in...
  • IPL 8: Inconsistent KKR face stiff CSK challenge 16 hours 25 minutes ago

    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: Captain George Bailey rues dismal KXIP batting 16 hours 40 minutes ago

    Mohali: Kings XI Punjab captain George Bailey rued a dismal batting performance from his side as they lost their home encounter against Sunrisers Hyderabad by 20 runs at the Punjab Cricket Association stadium in Mohali on Monday. Chasing a target of 151, KXIP kept losing wickets at regular intervals, and finished...
  • IPL 8: All-round Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Kings XI Punjab by 20 runs Yesterday

    Mohali: Pace spearhead Trent Boult led the way with three wickets after David Warner's brisk half-century laid the foundation as Sunrisers Hyderabad recorded a 20-run win over Kings XI Punjab in the Indian Premier League on Monday. Asked to bat, opener Warner top-scored with a 41-ball 58 to lift Sunrisers to...
  • ECB must compromise on IPL, says Former England player David Lloyd Yesterday

    Bengaluru: Former England cricketer David Lloyd believes the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) needs to compromise and allow its players to participate in the Indian Premier League (IPL) to have any chance of mastering the T20 format. "Our biggest problem is that we are busy playing elsewhere while the IPL...
  • IPL 8: Planned to get wickets early, says Varun Aaron Yesterday

    New Delhi: Awarded man of the match for his excellent bowling, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) pacer Varun Aaron on Sunday said his team had set a target to take early wickets and everything went as planned in their Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter against Delhi Daredevils. With RCB pacers Mitchell Starc...
  • IPL 8: We are playing the most balanced side, feels RCB skipper Virat Kohli Yesterday

    New Delhi: After a thumping 10-wicket win over Delhi Daredevils, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) skipper Virat Kohli on Sunday said the current RCB squad was the most balanced one in terms of both batting and bowling. RCB pacers Mitchell Starc (3/20), Varun Aaron (2/24) and David Wiese (2/18) bowled their hearts...
  • IPL 8: Outplayed in all departments, says Daredevils skipper JP Duminy Yesterday

    New Delhi: After their humiliating 10-wicket loss to Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in their Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter, Delhi Daredevils skipper J.P. Duminy on Sunday said it was a tough day for the team as they were outplayed in all departments. RCB pacer Mitchell Starc was clinical, finishing with superb...
  • IPL 8: Lasith Malinga fined five percent of match fee Yesterday

    Mumbai: Lasith Malinga of Mumbai Indians was on Sunday fined five percent of his match fee for breaching the Indian Premier League (IPL) Code of Conduct during the match against Sunrisers Hyderabad at the Wankhede Stadium on Saturday. According to a release from the Board of Control for Cricket in India...
  • IPL 8: Battle of laggards as Punjab square off against Hyderabad Yesterday

    Mohali: Placed in the bottom half of the points table, both Kings XI Punjab and SunRisers Hyderabad would be looking to get out of the rut when they clash in an IPL cricket match on Monday. While Punjab are lying last with four losses from six matches, Hyderabad are slightly ahead...
  • IPL 8: Clinical Royal Challengers Bangalore demolish Delhi Daredevils by 10 wickets 2 days ago

    New Delhi: An incisive display of pace bowling by Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) helped them beat hosts Delhi Daredevils by 10 wickets in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the Ferozeshah Kotla on Sunday. RCB bowled out the home team for a mere 95 runs in 18.2 overs and then...
  • BCCI to take legal opinion on CSK low demerger valuation 2 days ago

    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...
  • As it happened: Delhi Daredevils vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL 8, Match 26 2 days ago

    (For live blog, scroll down to bottom of the page) 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. Delhi dispatched Mumbai Indians to end their nine-match losing streak at...
  • As it happened: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals 2 days ago

    (For Live blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders will be in a tight corner without their 'mystery spinner' Sunil Narine, reported for chucking, as they gear up to face Rajasthan Royals on Sunday. The Royals will also be keen to return to winning ways...
  • IPL 8: SRH middle-order needs to wake up, feels KL Rahul 2 days ago

    Mumbai: With the middle-order failing to get the team home time and again, Sunrisers Hyderabad batsman Lokesh Rahul on Sunday said that with a couple of games left in the pool stage of the Indian Premier League (IPL), it is high time the batters should wake up and deliver. After Mumbai...
  • IPL 2015: Shreyas Iyer looks an amazing prospect 2 days 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 8: I asked Sachin Tendulkar for coaching session, says MI's McClenaghan 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians pacer Mitchell McClenaghan on Sunday said he asked legendary Sachin Tendulkar if he could give him a coaching session in the nets after wishing the maestro on his 42nd birthday on Friday. "I wished him happy birthday on Friday and asked Sachin if he could give me a...
  • IPL 8: Ashish Nehra is one of finest India have produced, says Ashwin 2 days ago

    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 2 days ago

    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 2015: Delhi, Bangalore seek to continue winning momentum 2 days 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...
  • IPL 8: Life without Sunil Narine set to begin as Kolkata face tough Rajasthan 2 days ago

    Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders will be in a tight corner without their 'mystery spinner' Sunil Narine, reported for chucking, as they gear up to face Rajasthan Royals on Sunday. Narine, whose action has yet again come under scanner will undergo corrective measures at the ICC and BCCI accredited testing facility...
  • IPL 8: All-round Chennai Super Kings thrash Kings XI Punjab by 97 runs 3 days 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...