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  • BCCI to take legal opinion on CSK low demerger valuation 20 hours 5 minutes 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...
  • IPL 8: Ashish Nehra is one of finest India have produced, says Ashwin Yesterday

    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 Yesterday

    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 8: All-round Chennai Super Kings thrash Kings XI Punjab by 97 runs Yesterday

    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...
  • As it happened: Chennai Super Kings vs Kings XI Punjab, IPL 8, Match 24 Yesterday

    (For Live Blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Brief Preview: Struggling to be consistent, Kings XI Punjab will have their task cut out when they take on the in-form Chennai Super Kings. CSK have lost just one of their five matches so far and are currently second on the...
  • IPL 8: KXIP have their task cut out as they face in-form Chennai 2 days ago

    Chennai: Struggling to be consistent, Kings XI Punjab will have their task cut out when they take on the in-form Chennai Super Kings in an IPL cricket match at the Chepauk here on Saturday. CSK have lost just one of their five matches so far and are currently second on the...
  • IPL 8: CSK spin department has been less effective, says Stephen Fleming 2 days ago

    Chennai: Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming today conceded that the spin department of his side has not been as effective as compared to previous IPL seasons but denied that the team management has lost confidence to the slow bowlers. "The spin part of the game is not as effective as...
  • First-hand account: Anna Isaac on a date with Chennai's playboy Sunder Ramu 3 days ago

    Chennai: Photographer and actor Sunder Ramu's idea to date 365 women this year may be the talk of the town (nation?), but it was born with a simple agenda. I've known Sunder for about seven years now. We have common friends and while we have always hung out in a...
  • Chennai's own playboy Sunder Ramu to date 365 women in a year for a noble cause 3 days ago

    Chennai: Move over Hugh Hefner. Chennai has its very own playboy who is going on 365 dates in 2015. But it's all for a good cause. Sunder Ramu from Chennai who is on a mission of 365 dates in the year is trying to raise funds for social causes. Sunder Ramu...
  • CSK valuation issue to be discussed at BCCI meeting on April 26 3 days ago

    New Delhi: The BCCI's Working Committee during its meeting in Kolkata on April 26 will discuss about Chennai Super Kings being valued at a meagre Rs 5 lakh by its owners, which has been objected by some IPL Governing Council members. "There are lot of grey areas in the valuation of...
  • IPL 8: Learning to be a finisher, says CSK's Faf du Plesis 4 days ago

    Bengaluru: South African batsman Faf du Plesis says he is getting used to the role of a "finisher" for his Indian Premier League (IPL) side Chennai Super Kings (CSK). Asked about his new role after their game against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) on Wednesday which CSK won by 27 runs, du...
  • IPL 8: CSK in fresh controversy on franchise's undervaluation 4 days ago

    Chennai Super Kings have a history of creating controversies and this year is no different. After finding itself in hot water due to conflict of interest in the Indian Premier League, the franchise found themselves in a spot of bother as the IPL governing council objected to the amount at...
  • IPL 8: I enjoyed taking Dhoni bhai's wicket, says Yuzvendra Chahal 4 days ago

    Royal Challengers Bangalore have not had the best of tournaments so far and with the likes of Virat Kohli, Chris Gayle and AB de Villiers in the squad it is just a bit more than disappointing to see them languishing at the bottom of the table. While the match between Royal...
  • IPL 8: Getting AB de Villiers early was the turning point, says Suresh Raina 4 days ago

    Bengaluru: Chennai Super Kings batsman Suresh Raina said dismissing South African swashbuckler AB de Villiers early proved to be the decisive turning point in his side's 27-run victory over Royal Challengers Bangalore in the IPL match. Chasing 182, RCB ended 154 for 8 in their 20 overs last night. "Definitely. I think...
  • IPL 8: Nehra, Raina take Chennai to 27-run win over Bangalore 4 days ago

    Veteran Ashish Nehra dished out a brilliant spell of pace bowling after Suresh Raina's batting heroics as Chennai Super Kings recorded a comfortable 27-run victory over Royal Challengers Bangalore in their IPL cricket match on Wednesday. Put into bat, Raina smashed a blistering 32-ball 62 to help Chennai post a challenging...
  • As it happened: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Chennai Super Kings, IPL 8, Match 201 4 days ago

    For Live blog, scroll down to bottom of the page. Beaten in their respective last games, both Royal Challengers Bangalore and Chennai Super Kings will be hungry to prevail over each other in the battle of wits when they lock horns. CSK are placed second in the table with six points from...
  • RCB to face CSK in a high-voltage IPL encounter 5 days ago

    Bangalore: Beaten in their respective last games, both Royal Challengers Bangalore and Chennai Super Kings will be hungry to prevail over each other in the battle of wits when they lock horns in an Indian Premier League match on Wednesday. The Super Kings are placed second in the table with six...
  • IPL 8: RCB have home advantage but hope CSK win, says Steve Rixon 5 days ago

    Bengaluru: Chennai Super Kings fielding coach Steve Rixon said the Royal Challengers Bangalore are a dangerous side on home turf but is confident of his team notching up a win against the former champions on Wednesday. "RCB will come back strongly as they have lost two games in their backyard. They...
  • IPL 2015: Camaraderie is the key to CSK's success, says Dhoni 5 days ago

    Bengaluru: Chennai Super Kings skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni said on Tuesday that the camaraderie between the young and the senior players was key to the consistent good show of his side in the IPL. "The reason for CSK's consistency has been the gelling of young and senior cricket players with the...
  • IPL 2015: I am enjoying my batting, feels Ajinkya Rahane 1 week ago

    Ahmedabad: Adjudged Man-of-the-Match for his splendid knock, Rajasthan Royals' (RR) opener Ajinkya Rahane on Sunday said he was just "enjoying" his stay at the crease. Rahane was unbeaten on 76 from 55 balls as he caressed the Chennai Super Kings bowlers with ease to the ropes in an Indian Premier League...
  • IPL 8: We summed up the conditions quickly, says Shane Watson 1 week ago

    Ahmedabad: Rajasthan Royals' skipper Shane Watson on Sunday said the ability to "quickly sum up the conditions" was the prime reason for his side's victory over Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in the Indian Premier League. Chasing a score of 156/4, the Royals reached a winning 157/2 with 10 balls to spare...
  • IPL 8: I ate up a lot of deliveries, says MS Dhoni 1 week ago

    Ahmedabad: Taking Chennai Super Kings' first loss this season in his stride, captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni admitted that he wasted a lot of deliveries on a good wicket as the team's modest total was easily overhauled by Rajasthan Royals, who continued their winning run in the IPL on Sunday. Electing to...
  • IPL 8: Rahane, Watson power RR to 8-wicket win over CSK 1 week ago

    Ahmedabad: A rampaging Rajasthan Royals thrashed Chennai Super Kings by eight wickets as openers Shane Watson and Ajinkya Rahane hit strokeful fifties to help the team register its fifth straight win in this season of the IPL, here today. Chasing 157 for a win at their adopted home ground at Motera,...
  • As it happened: Rajasthan Royals vs Chennai Super Kings, IPL 8, Match 15 April 19, 2015

    (For Live Blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Brief Preview: Indian Premier League (IPL) table-toppers Rajasthan Royals will look to extend their four-match winning streak when they take on an unbeaten Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in their fifth match of the league on Sunday. Sans injured captain Shane...
  • IPL 2015: Rajasthan meet Chennai in battle of supremacy April 19, 2015

    Ahmedabad: Indian Premier League (IPL) table-toppers Rajasthan Royals will look to extend their four-match winning streak when they take on an unbeaten Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in their fifth match of the league on Sunday. Sans injured captain Shane Watson, RR have been ably led by Steven Smith in the four...
  • IPL 8: Tim Southee eyeing Brendon McCullum's wicket April 18, 2015

    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...
  • We complement each other well: Brendon McCullum on Dwayne Smith April 18, 2015

    Mumbai: Chennai Super Kings explosive batsman Brendon McCullum said on Saturday that contrary to popular belief, he complements his opening partner Dwayne Smith rather than competing against the West Indian. Chasing a stiff target of 184, the duo built a 109-run opening stand to set the foundation for the thumping six-wicket...