Indian Premier League

  • Twenty20 is just a platform, Test cricket is the ultimate dream: Unmukt 2 days ago

    New Delhi: With the Indian Premier League (IPL) being blamed for India's humiliating Tests series loss in England, Unmukt Chand, skipper of the 2012 U-19 World Cup winning team, feels that Twenty20 just remains a platform but playing Tests still remains the dream of every young cricketer. The 21-year-old Delhi cricketer,...
  • IPL probe panel will not meet Indian players in England 2 days ago

    New Delhi: The retired Justice Mukul Mudgal-led IPL probe committee on Wednesday made it clear that they will not be travelling to England to interact with members of the Indian cricket team. "The Committee or any of its members also have no intention of travelling outside the country for any interaction...
  • Mudgal committee members England-bound to quiz cricketers 2 days ago

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court-appointed IPL probe committee members, headed by Retd Justice Mukul Mudgal, is likely to leave for England within a few days to talk to a few members of the Indian cricket team regarding betting and spot-fixing scandal during IPL 6. Deputy DG of Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB)...
  • Rishi Dhawan looks back at his IPL-7 experience August 4, 2014

    Pacer Rishi Dhawan contributed to Kings XI Punjab's success in season seven of the Indian Premier League 2014, where the Punjab franchise made it to the finals before losing to champions Kolkata Knight Riders. Though Dhawan - who represented Mumbai Indians last season - claimed only 13 wickets in 13...
  • I was abused, threatened and humiliated by someone who once was very dear to me: Preity Zinta July 2, 2014

    Mumbai: In an emotional message posted on her Facebook page, actor Preity Zinta clarified her stand on why she filed a complaint against ex boyfriend and businessman Ness Wadia. She said that she was left with no option but to lodge a complaint against him. "This is my attempt to set...
  • Preity Zinta names Ness Wadia's friends, staff, a foreign national as witnesses June 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Preity Zinta was at Mumbai's Wankhede stadium on Tuesday evening as the police recorded her supplementary statement in the case against her former boyfriend Ness Wadia. According to the police, Preity has named 14 witnesses, whose statements will also be recorded soon. The actress identified three places where...
  • Mumbai Police likely to record Preity Zinta's statement today June 24, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police is likely to record actress Preity Zinta's statement on Tuesday in connection with her complaint against her former boyfriend Ness Wadia. Preity, who was away in the US, came back to the country on Sunday and has avoided the media so far. Preity has accused Ness...
  • Preity refuses to comment on case against Wadia, requests for privacy June 22, 2014

    Mumbai: Requesting for privacy, actress Preity Zinta said that she will not be able to comment as the investigation is underway in the complaint case filed by her against her former boyfriend Ness Wadia. "Exhausted but happy to finally be back home in Mumbai. I would like to apologise to the...
  • Preity Zinta to return to Mumbai today, says 'not selling my Kings XI Punjab stake' June 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Preity Zinta will return to Mumbai on Thursday to record her statement over the complaint filed by her against her former boyfriend Ness Wadia accusing him of misbehaving with her in public. Ahead of her return, Preity Zinta tweeted that she was not selling her stake in IPL...
  • IPL Scandal: Sourav Ganguly joins Mudgal committee investigations June 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Wednesday joined the investigations of Supreme Court appointed committee headed by Justice (Retd.) Mukul Mudgal to probe into allegations of betting and spot fixing in the sixth edition of IPL. Ganguly specially flew down here to attend the proceedings as the full committee...
  • Shah Rukh Khan is an amazing performer, full of energy: Pitbull June 18, 2014

    New Delhi: American rapper Armando Christian Pérez, popular by his stage name Pitbull, shook a leg with Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan during the opening ceremony of Indian Premier League (IPL) in Kolkata last year. SRK even taught him a few Bollywood moves but the musician wants more than that. Remembering...
  • Preity Zinta-Ness Wadia case: Police ask BCCI for spectators' list June 18, 2014

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Police, probing the case of alleged misbehaviour filed by actress Preity Zinta against her former boyfriend Ness Wadia, has asked the BCCI to provide a list of spectators at the Garware Pavilion in Wankhede Stadium and details of seating arrangement among others at the time of the...
  • Preity-Ness case: Police to decide on approaching the son of a cricketer June 17, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Preity Zinta's lawyer has denied reports of a settlement in the case filed by her against her former boyfriend Ness Wadia. Meanwhile, the police is yet to decide about approaching the minor son of a legendary cricketer who was sitting in the same Wankhede enclosure where Ness Wadia...
  • Kerala: Woman arrested for duping on pretext of IPL selection trials June 16, 2014

    Kochi: A 43-year-old woman has been arrested for fraud after she allegedly conducted selection trials for boys by falsely promising them IPL berths. Nazarath Shahabuddhin from Thiruvananthapuram was arrested by Aluva police following complaints from the boys' parents and remanded in judicial custody, police said on Monday. ...
  • Preity Zinta molestation: Police likely to approach KXIP players, write to IPL officials today June 16, 2014

    Mumbai: The statements of the two witnesses named by actress Preity Zinta in the molestation case filed by her against ex-boyfriend Ness Wadia will be recorded by the police on Tuesday, according to sources. Sources say that these two witnesses are local businessmen who were sitting next to Preity...
  • Preity names two witnesses even as no CCTV footage of the altercation available June 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Priety Zinta has named two witnesses to back her charges of molestation against ex boyfriend and co-owner of the Kings XI Punjab team in the Indian Premier League Ness Wadia. According to sources, she named the witnesses before leaving for the US. The Mumbai Police is trying to...
  • Preity molestation case: No CCTV footage of the altercation available June 15, 2014

    Mumbai: As Kings XI Punjab was playing Chennai Super Kings on May 30, an ugly row was brewing between the co-promoters of the team. In what could be a setback in the investigation in the Priety Zinta- Ness Wadia molestation case, sources say that the alleged argument between the two...
  • Ness Wadia grabbed Preity Zinta's hand and abused her in public, say sources June 16, 2014

    Mumbai: After actress Preity Zinta filed a molestation case against her former boyfriend Ness Wadia, more shocking details are emerging in the case. Sources close to Preity have told CNN-IBN that Wadia grabbed her hand and abused her in public on May 30 during the IPL match between Kings XI...
  • I was insulted publicly, no one helped me: Read Preity Zinta's full statement against Ness Wadia June 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Preity Zinta, who has filed a molestation case against her former boyfriend Ness Wadia, has said that truth is by her side. In a statement tweeted out by her, Preity said that she was publicly insulted by Ness Wadia. Here is the full statement by Preity Zinta: From...
  • Molestation case: My intention is not to harm anyone, but protect myself, says Preity Zinta June 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Preity Zinta, who has filed a molestation case against her former boyfriend Ness Wadia, has said that she is going through a difficult time and does not intend to harm anyone. In a statement issued on the case, Preity has said that she is only trying to protect...
  • Molestation case: Preity Zinta had warned Ness Wadia in the past too, says FIR June 14, 2014

    Mumbai: More details are emerging in the molestation case filed by actress Preity Zinta against her former boyfriend Ness Wadia. The FIR mentions that the two had altercations in the past, where Preity had warned Ness of further action. The Mumbai Police has said that the investigation is ongoing in the...
  • Ness Wadia shocked as Preity Zinta files molestation case against him June 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Preity Zinta has filed a molestation case against her ex-boyfriend Ness Wadia. The actress filed the complaint on Friday and the police has registered a case under Section 354 of the IPC. Shocked at the complaint, Ness issued a statement saying, "I am shocked at the complaint and...
  • 'I manage crowds better than the police': At KKR's victory rally, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee steals the show June 4, 2014

    There's never a dull moment when West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee trades her official hat for a pointy, party one and takes over several roles at once - of a compère, traffic controller, admonisher-in-chief and benevolent mother figure to some of Tollywood's ageing legends. I will be honest. I was...
  • Kolkata Knight Riders get grand felicitation at Eden Gardens June 3, 2014

    Kolkata: The worlds of Bollywood, cricket and politics came together in a lavish ceremony as the winners of the 2014 Indian Premier League, the Kolkata Knight Riders and team owners Shah Rukh Khan and Juhi Chawla received a regal reception amid thunderous applause at the packed Eden Gardens here on...
  • As it happened: KKR's grand felicitation at Eden Gardens June 3, 2014

    16:45: The felicitation ceremony ends with the National Anthem. 16:40: Shah Rukh Khan says, "I don't think any other country, any other state support their team so much. Keep supporting us Kolkata. I am grateful for your support. Mamata Di, you have made us feel this is our home. Thank you...
  • Five uncapped Indians who impressed in IPL 7 June 3, 2014

    Another IPL season has come to an end with no off-field incidents dominating the seventh edition played in two countries - UAE and India. Cricket was the focus as the fans got to witness some highly-contested matches, but this season as any other previous seasons also got to see new...
  • Big names who flopped in IPL 7 June 3, 2014

    The seventh edition of Indian Premier League has drawn to a close after six dramatic weeks, with the Kolkata Knight Riders claiming a thrilling victory over Kings XI Punjab in the final. There was much to enjoy in a competition that featured plenty of big hitting, quality spin and some...
  • Kolkata Knight Riders are IPL 7 champions June 2, 2014

    Riding on Pandey's brilliant 50-ball 94, Kolkata Knight Riders clinched their second IPL title in three years with a 3-wicket win over Kings XI Punjab. ...
  • IPL 7 Final, Kolkata vs Punjab: Players to watch out for May 31, 2014

    The focus has remained firmly on cricket in season seven of the Indian Premier League and in what seems to be the perfect finale, the season's most consistent team Kings XI Punjab would eye a maiden triumph against the ever-resilient Kolkata Knight Riders in the summit clash on Sunday. Kolkata have...
  • IPL 7: Bowling gives Kolkata edge over Punjab in the final May 31, 2014

    The seventh edition of IPL has got its two finalists in Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab and both teams deserve to be part of the summit clash on Sunday. Kolkata, after the UAE leg, never looked like making to the playoffs as they struggled to find the right...