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  • Rahane, Smith: two key contributors to RR's success in IPL 8 5 hours 14 minutes ago

    The two Rajasthan Royals batsmen talked to CNN-IBN stating their happiness in contributing to the team's success this season. ...
  • Heat wave intensifies in Rajasthan, Barmer hottest at 44.9 degree Celsius Yesterday

    Jaipur: Blistering heat wave conditions further intensified in Rajasthan as Barmer was the hottest place with maximum temperature of 44.9 degree Celsius, a MeT report said in Jaipur. Mercury rose by one to three degrees at many places due to dry weather conditions and the temperature was recorded above 40 degrees...
  • IPL 8: Rajasthan Royals lucky to have Ajinkya Rahane, says James Faulkner Yesterday

    Mumbai: Australian all-rounder James Faulkner has praised his Rajasthan Royals (RR) teammate Ajinkya Rahane, saying the franchise is lucky to have him in the squad. Rahane has been in rollicking form this season in the Indian Premier League (IPL), amassing 430 runs from 10 matches so far. His scintillating unbeaten 91 against...
  • IPL 8: I played my natural game against Delhi Daredevils, says Ajinkya Rahane Yesterday

    Mumbai: Left sleepless the last time he played a bad shot against Mumbai Indians, in-form Rajasthan Royals batsman Ajinkya Rahane was desperate to set the record straight which helped him notch up the sublime 91-run knock in an IPL match here. "I was really hurt when I got out (for 16...
  • IPL 8: All-round Rajasthan Royals beat Delhi Daredevils by 14 runs 2 days ago

    Mumbai: When Ajinkya Rahane takes guard, he brings with him a serene beauty. Whether in the cauldron of Test cricket, the middle ground of One-Day Internationals or the hurly-burly of Twenty20, Rahane remains unruffled. Even when he's smashing his way to 91 not out off just 54 balls. Even when he's...
  • As it happened: Rajasthan Royals vs Delhi Daredevils, IPL 8, Match 36 2 days ago

    (For Live Blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) A resurgent Delhi Daredevils, who have risen up the league table after an inconsistent show in the early phase, will look to build a winning momentum when they take on Rajasthan Royals on Sunday. Daredevils drubbed Kings XI Punjab by nine...
  • IPL 8: Ajinkya Rahane feels Rajasthan Royals will be at 'home' in Mumbai 2 days ago

    Until 2013, a 'home' match for Rajasthan Royals automatically meant the side entered the field with 20% added to whatever bat and ball skills their playing XI had. At the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur, the Royals made it their business to know what every tiny gust of wind would...
  • IPL 8: Resurgent Delhi look to avenge defeat against Rajasthan 2 days ago

    A resurgent Delhi Daredevils, who have risen up the league table after an inconsistent show in the early phase, will look to build a winning momentum when they take on Rajasthan Royals on Sunday. Daredevils drubbed Kings XI Punjab by nine wickets by riding on a splendid bowling display by comeback...
  • IPL 8: I have learnt from Shane Watson and Shaun Pollock, says Dhawal Kulkarni 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Pace bowler Dhawal Kulkarni, who has played a lot of domestic cricket before gaining his India cap, on Saturday said he had learnt quite a bit from the likes of Austalian Shane Watson, his current captain in Rajasthan Royals, and South Africa's Shaun Pollock in IPL. "One thing I have...
  • IPL 8: Ajinkya Rahane credits mental aspect for success 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Ajinkya Rahane on Saturday credited his mental preparation as the key to his success in Tests, ODIs and the ongoing Indian Premier League, in which he is the leading run-getter till date. "It's about mental adjustment as the technique remains the same. I focus on my mental aspect. It's important...
  • If I perform and do well, I get my results: Sanju Samson 3 days ago

    Bangalore: After a fair bit of waiting at the lobby of the ITC Gardenia hotel in Bangalore, a Malayali family was greeted by Sanju Samson. The wicketkeeper-batsman handed over a t-shirt to the young boy of the group, autographed a bat for him, posed for photographs and spent quality time...
  • IPL 8: Important for MI to win a few more games, says Ambati Rayudu 3 days ago

    Mumbai Indians notched up their first back-to-back wins this season with a eight-run victory over Rajasthan Royals but their batsman Ambati Rayudu conceded that his side will have to play each game as a must-win to make it to the play-off stage of the IPL. "Our play-off has already started, to...
  • IPL 8: McClenaghan, Rayudu star as Mumbai Indians beat Rajasthan Royals by 8 runs 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Mitchell McClenaghan grabbed two crucial wickets in as many balls as Mumbai Indians pulled off an exciting eight-run victory over Rajasthan Royals in their Indian Premier League match on Friday. Chasing a stiff target of 188 set by Mumbai Indians, wicketkeeper Sanju Samson cracked a brilliant 76 in 46 balls...
  • As it happened: Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals, IPL 8, Match 32 4 days ago

    (For Live blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Well-rested and rejuvenated Mumbai Indians would seek to turn the tables on travel-weary Rajasthan Royals when the two former champions cross swords in the Indian Premier League cricket contest at the Wankhede Stadium here on Friday. MI had lost to RR...
  • IPL 8: Every IPL game is like my first, says Pravin Tambe 4 days ago

    Indian Premier League is one such platform where if you perform, you get noticed, says Rajasthan Royals spinner Pravin Tambe. ...
  • Turn your IPL success into longevity: Dravid to youngsters 4 days ago

    Imagine a situation where 50,000 people - all dressed in opposition colours - create a wall of noise as you try and do your job. An environment where examination is minute, in full glare of public view, and a 'perform or perish' code. Now imagine doing it as a teenager,...
  • IPL 8: Rejuvenated Mumbai Indians eye revenge against Rajasthan Royals 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Well-rested and rejuvenated Mumbai Indians would seek to turn the tables on travel-weary Rajasthan Royals when the two former champions cross swords in the Indian Premier League cricket contest at the Wankhede Stadium here on Friday. MI had lost to RR when the two met in the first leg encounter...
  • BJP government in Rajasthan is 'anti-dalits': Sachin Pilot 5 days ago

    Jaipur: Congress leader Sachin Pilot on Thursday accused the BJP government in Rajasthan of being "anti-dalits" and claimed that there was a spurt in crimes against the community under the present rule. "Crimes against dalits have increased in the state during the last one-and-a-half years. There is no rule of law...
  • IPL 8: Rahul Dravid supports BCCI's stand on chucking 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Without mentioning any individual names, former India skipper and Rajasthan Royals' mentor Rahul Dravid on Thursday came out in full support of the BCCI move to eradicate 'chuckers' from the Indian Premier League. Dravid, during an interaction with reporters on Thursday, said this decision of eradicating bowlers with 'dodgy' bowling...
  • IPL 8: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Rajasthan Royals tie called off due to rain 6 days ago

    Bengaluru: Sarafaraz Khan's audacious strokeplay after AB de Villiers' stylish half-century went in vain as Royal Challengers Bangalore were forced to share points with Rajasthan Royals in their IPL cricket encounter after heavy downpour led to match being called off. Batting first, RCB piled up a healthy 200 for seven but...
  • As it happened: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Rajasthan Royals, IPL 8, Match 29 6 days ago

    (For Live blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Humiliated in their previous face-off this season, Rajasthan Royals will be desperate to seek revenge against a resurgent Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League on Wednesday. In the earlier meeting between the two teams last week, RCB mauled Rajasthan...
  • IPL 8: MCA yet to get note from BCCI on fixing approach to RR player 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Mumbai Cricket Association has not received any letter from the BCCI over the reported inappropriate approach made to a Mumbai-based player playing for Rajasthan Royals by another Ranji Trophy team-mate, who is not part of the ongoing IPL. In the absence of any such communication from the Indian cricket board,...
  • IPL 8: Rajasthan Royals seek revenge against Royal Challengers Bangalore 6 days ago

    Bengaluru: Humiliated in their previous face-off this season, Rajasthan Royals will be desperate to seek revenge against a resurgent Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League on Wednesday. In the earlier meeting between the two teams last week, RCB mauled Rajasthan Royals by nine wickets with 23 balls to spare...
  • IPL 8: Tickets for KKR v RR rained out game to be refunded April 26, 2015

    Kolkata: The spectators who purchased priced tickets for Sunday's IPL match between Kolkata Night Riders and Rajasthan Royals, that was rained out, would be provided refund, the KKR announced. "Patrons who have a valid priced purchased ticket for the cancelled game will be refunded by KKR," the franchise said in a...
  • IPL 8: Kolkata, Rajasthan share points as the match at Eden Gardens gets abandoned April 26, 2015

    Kolkata: Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders' home match against Rajasthan Royals was abandoned at Eden Gardens without a ball being bowled because of heavy rain and thunderstorm on Sunday. Field umpires Richard Illingworth and Rajesh Deshpande took the final call after their fourth inspection at 6.50pm as the home and visiting...
  • KKR name Ankit Keshri as 16th member; to give his family Rs 10 lakh April 26, 2015

    Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders showed on Sunday a noble gesture by including the deceased cricketer Ankit Keshri as the 16th member of their side in an IPL T20 cricket match against Rajasthan Royals at Eden Gardens. The home side will hand over a cheque of Rs 10 lakh to the Ankit's...
  • One girl killed in fresh tremors in Rajasthan April 26, 2015

    Jaipur: A minor girl was killed and seven children were injured when a hut collapsed on them at Roniza village in Bharatpur district as fresh tremors which hit parts of Rajasthan on Sunday. The tremors were felt in Jaipur and adjoining towns scaring people to come out of their houses, a...