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  • IPL 8: Sunil Narine to undergo test in Chennai again 6 hours 11 minutes ago

    Kolkata Knight Riders have decided to send Sunil Narine for another test of his bowling action after match officials expressed 'concerns' over deliveries the offspinner bowled in the match against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Wednesday (April 22) in Visakhapatnam. If Narine is called a second time, he will be out of...
  • Spinner Sunil Narine reported for suspect action again 20 hours 45 minutes ago

    West Indies mystery spinner Sunil Narine has again been reported for a suspect illegal bowling action by the on-field umpires during Kolkata Knight Riders' away IPL match against Sunrisers Hyderabad on April 22. The two on-field umpires who reported Narine for "suspected illegal action" are Richard Illingworth and Vineet Kulkarni. "A suspected...
  • IPL 8: David Warner raises his hat to Praveen Kumar, Bhuvneshwar Kumar 2 days ago

    David Warner reflected on a job well done by Sunrisers Hyderabad as they ended the Visakhapatnam leg of their home matches with a morale-boosting win over Kolkata Knight Riders on Wednesday (April 22). Warner top scored with a typically aggressive 55-ball 91. But the victory wasn't sealed until the Uttar Pradesh...
  • Cricketer Rahul Ghosh's condition stable 2 days ago

    The condition of cricketer Rahul Ghosh, hospitalised after sustaining a head injury during a local league match, is stable but not yet out of danger. ...
  • IPL 8: David Warner powers Hyderabad to a 16-run (D/L) win over Kolkata 2 days ago

    Visakhapatnam: Skipper David Warner led from the front with a blistering 91 as Sunrisers Hyderabad defeated defending champions Kolkata knight Riders by 16 runs via Duckworth-Lewis method in a rain-truncated match of the Indian Premier League cricket tournament on Wednesday. Courtesy Warner's 55-ball knock, Sunrisers scored a decent 176 for four...
  • Kolkata cricketer Rahul Ghosh's condition stable 2 days ago

    Kolkata: The condition of cricketer Rahul Ghosh, hospitalised after sustaining a head injury during a local league match, is stable but not yet out of danger, his father said on Wednesday. A day after the tragic demise of former Bengal Under-19 captain Ankit Keshri due to an on-field injury, Ghosh on...
  • As it happaned: SRH vs KKR, IPL 8, Match 19 3 days ago

    For LIVE Blog, scroll down to bottom of the page Their morale on the upswing after back-to-back victories, defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders will aim to continue the winning run when they take on the inconsistent Sunrisers Hyderabad in their fifth IPL cricket match on Wednesday. The Gautam Gambhir-led KKR's most recent...
  • IPL 8: KKR aim for hattrick of wins, take on Sunrisers Hyderabad 3 days ago

    Visakhapatnam: Their morale on the upswing after back-to-back victories, defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders will aim to continue the winning run when they take on the inconsistent Sunrisers Hyderabad in their fifth IPL cricket match on Wednesday. The Gautam Gambhir-led KKR's most recent win came last night against the Delhi Daredevils,...
  • After Ankit Keshri's tragic death, another Bengal cricketer suffers serious head injury while fielding 3 days ago

    Just a day after the tragic death of Bengal's former under-19 cricket captain Ankit Keshri, another player from the region named Rahul Ghosh has suffered a serious head injury while fielding in a Division 2 Cricket Association of Bengal match on Tuesday. Playing for the Kolkata Police team against Bijoy Sports...
  • KKR will do whatever it can for Ankit Keshri's family: Gautam Gambhir 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir has said that his IPL franchise will go all out to support late Ankit Keshri's family after the young Bengal player passed away post a freak on-field collision. Barely five months after the Phillip Hughes tragedy, the cricket world is once again mourning...
  • Yusuf Pathan will do something special in IPL 8, says Gautam Gambhir 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir has described Yusuf Pathan as the biggest game-changer of the team and predicted that the allrounder would come up with a special performance very soon in this edition of the Indian Premier League. After restricting Delhi Daredevils to 146 for eight, KKR rode...
  • Piyush Chawla joins 100-wicket club in Indian Premier League 4 days ago

    Piyush Chawla added a new feather on the cap as he became the fourth bowler to pick up 100 wickets in the Indian Premier League. After claiming two wickets during Kolkata Knight Riders' match against Delhi Daredevils on Monday, Chawla achieved this momentous feat. Chawla bowled Shreyas Iyer and then had...
  • IPL 2015: Gambhir hails bowlers after KKR's win over Delhi Daredevils 4 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...
  • World Cup performance helping me in IPL, says Umesh Yadav 4 days ago

    High on confidence after his superb World Cup performance, Kolkata Knight Riders pacer Umesh Yadav said he was focusing on his line and length to outsmart batsmen in the ongoing Indian Premier League. Having finished with the Man of the Match award against Delhi Daredevils here on Monday, the 27-year-old Yadav...
  • IPL 8: Gambhir steers KKR to six-wicket win over Delhi Daredevils 4 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: Pune, Mumbai to host playoffs, final in Kolkata 4 days ago

    The Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune and Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium were allocated the eliminator and the second qualifier games of the 2015 Pepsi Indian Premier League at the season's first governing council (GC) meeting in Delhi on Monday (April 20). Pune, which is Kings XI Punjab's home ground this season,...
  • As it happened: Delhi Daredevils vs Kolkata Knight Riders, IPL 8, Match 17 4 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...
  • Navy's new stealth destroyer INS Visakhapatnam launched in Mumbai 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Indian Navy's new destroyer, Visakhapatnam, with enhanced capability to operate in nuclear, biological and chemical atmosphere, launched in Mumbai on Monday. The ship is the first of the four follow follow-up order of the Kolkata class warships and will give a major flip to India's maritime capabilities when it...
  • IPL 8: Upbeat Delhi Daredevils face stern Kolkata Knight Riders test 5 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: Yusuf Pathan is still our trump card, says Wasim Akram 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Yusuf Pathan may not have set this edition of the IPL ablaze with his powerful batting just yet but Kolkata Knight Riders bowling consultant Wasim Akram feels the swashbuckling all-rounder is still the team's "trump card" and one of the biggest hitters in cricket's shortest format. After making an...
  • IPL 8: Two nice injections of confidence helped us, says Gary Kirsten 5 days 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: Umesh Yadav credits success to Wasim Akram 6 days ago

    Kolkata Knight Riders' pacer Umesh Yadav says he has learned a lot about the basics of swing bowling from his team's bowling coach and former legendary Pakistan fast bowler and captain Wasim Akram. "I have learnt a lot from him. I enjoy working with him. He talks about swing and controlling...
  • IPL 2015: We did not bat or field well, says KXIP skipper Bailey 6 days ago

    Kings XI Punjab skipper George Bailey said his side scored 20 runs short and missed a few catches besides a couple of run outs to bow down to title holders Kolkata Knight Riders in an Indian Premier League game on Saturday. "We were 20 runs short with the bat, we dropped...
  • IPL 8: Andre Russell blitz takes KKR to four-wicket win over KXIP 6 days ago

    Pune: Andre Russell's spectacular all-round performance helped defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders thrashed Kings XI Punjab by 4 wickets on Saturday. The Jamaican allrounder hit a blistering 66 from 36 balls after his KKR were reeling at 60 for five as KKR cantered to victory target of 156 in 17.5 overs...
  • India @ 9 with Anchal Vohra 6 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Anchal Vohra on India @ 9. ...
  • Violence reported across Kolkata during civic polls 6 days ago

    A police sub-inspector was injured when supporters of two political parties clashed immediately after the end of the high-stake election to Kolkata Municipal Corporation, which witnessed a 62 per cent voter turn-out. ...
  • Kolkata: A sub-inspector injured in clash after civic polls 6 days ago

    Kolkata: A sub-inspector of Girish Park police station was critically injured by bomb splinters during a clash allegedly between two political parties soon after voting for the city civic board ended this afternoon. Police said the SI was rushed to a local hospital where his condition was stated to be critical. The...