RAJASTHAN ROYALS

  • IPL 8: Tim Southee eyeing Brendon McCullum's wicket 1 hour 21 minutes ago

    Around two months back, on February 20 in Wellington, Brendon McCullum and Tim Southee joined forces to dismantle, and even embarrass, England in their 2015 World Cup clash. First, Southee bowled one of the great spells in One-Day International history, ending with 7 for 33 that would be remembered for years...
  • IPL 8: VVS Laxman hails Pravin Tambe Yesterday

    The curator at the ACA-VDCA Stadium in Visakhapatnam was certain that the pitch was going to be 'a belter of a batting pitch with some assistance to seamers early on due to previous night's rain'. The assessment of Steven Smith, the Rajasthan Royals skipper, was much the same. He chose to...
  • MCA pays dues to tainted cricketer Ankeet Chavan Yesterday

    Ankeet Chavan, one of the three Rajasthan Royals players, who was charged with spot-fixing during the 2013 IPL and banned for life by the BCCI, was paid his Ranji Trophy dues worth Rs 32 lakh recently by the Mumbai Cricket Association. MCA vice president Ravi Savant told PTI that they had...
  • IPL 8: Dhawal Kulkarni happy with his performance against Sunrisers Hyderabad Yesterday

    Backing Steven Smith's decision to field first on a slowish track, Rajasthan Royals bowler Dhawal Kulkarni picked up two wickets to help his team restrict Sunrisers Hyderabad to a below par total of to 127 and that help them set a comfortable win in the end. Kulkarni's first wicket...
  • IPL 8: For Pravin Tambe, age is just a number Yesterday

    Emerging from the club level cricket to play in the Indian Premier League and then making his first-class debut at the age of 42, legspinner Pravin Tambe has been an inspiration to Rajasthan Royals' undefeated campaign in the ongoing season of the IPL. From making his IPL debut in 2013 at...
  • IPL 8: RR make it 4 in a row with 6-wicket win against SRH in last ball finish 2 days ago

    Visakhapatnam: Riding on Ajinkya Rahane's fifty Rajasthan Royals beat SunRisers Hyderabad by 6 wickets to notch up their fourth consecutive win in this edition of the IPL cricket tournament here today. Chasing a modest 128 for a win, the table-toppers made heavy weather of the run chase, achieving the target on...
  • Rajasthan Royals look to continue winnings run in IPL 8 2 days ago

    Rajasthan Royals have won all their three matches in this IPL season so far and will now take on Sunrisers Hyderabad on Thursday. ...
  • As it happened: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Rajasthan Royals, IPL 8, Match 11 2 days ago

    (For Live blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Looking to keep their winning run intact, IPL table-toppers Rajasthan Royals face a stern Sunrisers Hyderabad test in their fourth match of the Twenty20 cricket league. If RR have have been unbeaten in their three games so far, then the David...
  • IPL 8: Confident Rajasthan Royals face stern Sunrisers Hyderabad test 2 days ago

    Visakhapatnam: Looking to keep their winning run intact, IPL table-toppers Rajasthan Royals (RR) face a stern Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) test in their fourth match of the Twenty20 cricket league, here on Thursday. If RR have have been unbeaten in their three games so far, then the David Warner-led SRH have had...
  • IPL 8: Good performance just around the corner, says MI coach Ricky Ponting 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Despite getting off to a poor start, Mumbai Indians coach Ricky Ponting on Wednesday said the team has displayed glimpses of good cricket in the previous matches in the Indian Premier League (IPL) and a really promising performance is just around the corner. Mumbai Indians lost to Rajasthan Royals in...
  • Vinod Kambli apologises, says friend abused former players from his Twitter account 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Former India batsman Vinod Kambli on Wednesday apologised for offensive tweets posted on his Twitter handle. There were several tweets on Tuesday from his verified Twitter handle targeting former cricketers Navjot Singh Sidhu, Rameez Raja and Shoaib Akhtar. The former left-handed batsman has deleted those comments since and offered his...
  • IPL 8: Steven Smith no less than De Villiers or Kohli, says Watson 3 days ago

    Lauding Steven Smith for his match-winning knock against Mumbai Indians, which gave Rajasthan Royals their third successive victory in as many games, Shane Watson said his team-mate is on par with AB de Villiers and Virat Kohli. "I think he is on par with AB de Villiers at the moment and...
  • IPL 8, Week-1 Review: Rajasthan unbeaten, Mumbai yet to win 3 days ago

    The Indian summer is back with the ever glittering Indian Premier League but this time with a new initiative. The Fan Park initiative will only go on to increase the popularity of the league which comes with a mix of cricket, Bollywood and the ever glamorous cheer-leaders. The opening ceremony took...
  • IPL 8: Smith, Rahane take Rajasthan Royals to 7-wicket win over Mumbai Indians 4 days ago

    Ahmedabad: Skipper Steve Smith struck his maiden IPL half-century as the young Australian led Rajasthan Royals to a comfortable seven-wicket win over Mumbai Indians in their IPL cricket match, here on Tuesday. It was Royals' third consecutive win while Mumbai suffered their third defeat in a row. Chasing a challenging 165...
  • IPL 8: Winless Mumbai Indians face confident Rajasthan Royals 4 days ago

    Mumbai Indians have lose both the matches in eight season of Indian Premier League and will now face Rajasthan Royals. ...
  • As it happened: Rajasthan vs Mumbai, IPL 8, Match 9 4 days ago

    (For Live blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Buoyed by their thrilling last-ball win against Delhi Daredevils, a confident Rajasthan Royals will take on a beleaguered Mumbai Indians in an Indian Premier League cricket encounter. Having won their first two matches on the road, the Steven Smith-led side will...
  • IPL 8: Dogged Rajasthan welcome iffy Mumbai at 'adopted home' 4 days ago

    Ahmedabad: Buoyed by their thrilling last-ball win against Delhi Daredevils, a confident Rajasthan Royals will take on a beleaguered Mumbai Indians in an Indian Premier League cricket encounter here on Tuesday. Having won their first two matches on the road, the Steven Smith-led side will be playing their first match in...
  • IPL 2015: Ajinkya Rahane happy with his form, praises Hooda 5 days ago

    Rajasthan Royals clinched a three-wicket victory in a thrilling encounter against the Delhi Daredevils on Sunday. Ajinkya Rahane was the man who anchored the innings with a solid knock of 47. Delhi set the Royals a target of 185 and RR had to hold their nerve but in the end...
  • IPL 8: Deepak Hooda credits Rajasthan Royals, Rahul Dravid for trusting his ability 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Coming into prominence after his match-winning rearguard action against Delhi Daredevils, 19-year-old allrounder Deepak Hooda credited Rajasthan Royals and mentor Rahul Dravid for his success. Walking into bat at No.6, the Baroda boy scored scintillating 25-ball 54 to help Royals chase down the 185-run target and register their second...
  • IPL 8: Rahane, Hooda guide Rajasthan Royals to a 3-wicket win against Delhi Daredevils 6 days ago

    For most of Sunday (April 12), Delhi Daredevils did everything right in their Pepsi Indian Premier League match against Rajasthan Royals at the Feroz Shah Kotla. They put up a solid effort with the bat to get to 184 for 3 in 20 overs. Then, their bowlers, led by Imran...
  • As it happened: IPL 8, Rajasthan Royals vs Delhi Daredevils 6 days ago

    (For ball-by-ball updates, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Quick Preview: Hoping to end their 10-match losing streak in the IPL cricket tournament, Delhi Daredevils will look to turn their fortunes around on home turf when they take on an upbeat Rajasthan Royals at the Feroz Shah Kotla here...
  • IPL 8: Delhi Daredevils hope to get lucky against Rajasthan Royals 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Hoping to end their 10-match losing streak in the IPL cricket tournament, Delhi Daredevils will look to turn their fortunes around on home turf when they take on an upbeat Rajasthan Royals at the Feroz Shah Kotla here on Sunday. Notwithstanding their one-run opening game loss to Chennai Super...
  • IPL 8: I was excited to play for Rajasthan Royals, says Deepak Hooda 1 week ago

    Deepak Hooda has come off age in the past one year or so after a very good outing with the U-19 Indian team where he came later down the order and played some brilliant cameos for the junior team. Hooda has had a decent domestic season with Baroda and his hitting...
  • IPL 8: Changing the batting order was a bad idea, says George Bailey 1 week ago

    Pune: Kings XI Punjab skipper George Bailey rued making changes to the batting order, saying it played a part in their defeat against Rajasthan Royals in the match, on Friday. Punjab sent Wriddhiman Saha at number three and Axar Patel came to bat at number five ahead of David Miller. "We could...
  • Watch: Tim Southee, Karun Nair combine to take a stunning catch in IPL 8 April 11, 2015

    Rajasthan Royals' duo Tim Southee and Karun Nair showed an incredible bit of skill and teamwork to take an outstanding catch and prevent a six for the Rajasthan Royals on Friday in an Indian Premier League match against Kings XI Punjab. George Bailey's shot towards long on was plucked out of...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob April 10, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • IPL 8: All-round Faulkner helps Rajasthan to a 26-run win over Punjab April 10, 2015

    Pune: Australian all-rounder James Faulkner conjured up a crucial 46-run knock and then took three wickets as Rajasthan Royals pipped Kings XI Punjab by 26 runs on Friday. Rajasthan managed to get on board a respectable 162 for seven, thanks to Faulkner's fearless batting, after being invited to bat on a...