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  • IPL 2015: I am enjoying my batting, feels Ajinkya Rahane Yesterday

    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 Yesterday

    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 Yesterday

    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 Yesterday

    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 Yesterday

    (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 2 days ago

    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 2 days 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...
  • We complement each other well: Brendon McCullum on Dwayne Smith 2 days ago

    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...
  • IPL 8: Always good to have captain on your side, says Ashish Nehra 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Player of the Match for his impressive performance in the Indian Premier League (IPL) tie against Mumbai Indians, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) pacer Ashish Nehra said that it is very important for any player to have the captain's faith, like Mahendra Singh Dhoni had in him. "I have been someone,...
  • IPL 2015: Bowlers win matches in T20, says Ashish Nehra 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Twenty20 cricket may be regarded as a batsmen's game, but Chennai Super Kings pacer Ashish Nehra believes it is the bowlers who win matches in the format. "It is a batsman's game, but I still believe bowlers are the ones who win you matches," Nehra said after bagging the Man-of-the-Match...
  • IPL 8: MS Dhoni praises bowlers for win against Mumbai Indians 3 days ago

    Mumbai: On a high after having won all three games so far, Chennai Super Kings skipper MS Dhoni praised his bowlers for doing well upfront, to reduce Mumbai Indians to 12 for 3 inside four overs in the Indian Premier League match on Friday. "The reason we loved to bowl was...
  • IPL 8: Dwayne Smith, Brendon McCullum fire CSK to third straight win 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Openers Dwayne Smith and Brendon McCullum shared a breathtaking 109-run stand off 44 balls as Chennai Super Kings outplayed Mumbai Indians by six wickets for their third straight win in the IPL 8 on Friday. Mumbai Indians recovered from a poor start to post a competitive 183 for seven but...
  • Rohit Sharma should open the batting for Mumbai Indians 3 days ago

    Rohit Sharma and Lendl Simmons should open the batting for Mumbai Indians when they look to get back to winning ways in this year's IPL against Chennai Super Kings. ...
  • As it happened: Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings, IPL 8, Match 12 3 days ago

    (For Live blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Off to a disastrous start with three successive defeats, Mumbai Indians will have their task cut out when they lock horns with two-time title winners and in-form Chennai Super Kings. The home team, which has lost all three matches they played...
  • IPL 8: Mumbai Indians face daunting task against formidable CSK 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Off to a disastrous start with three successive defeats, Mumbai Indians will have their task cut out when they lock horns with two-time title winners and in-form Chennai Super Kings in their Indian Premier league match on Friday. The home team, which has lost all three matches it played so...
  • IPL 8: Rohit Sharma to continue to bat at No.4 for Mumbai Indians 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indian skipper Rohit Sharma on Thursday said he wants to continue batting at number four to keep the balance and combination of the team right. Against Rajasthan Royals on Tuesday, Rohit came in to bat at four but got out without scoring. "Looking at the balance and combination of...
  • IPL 8: 'Mumbai Indians looking for Finch's replacement' 4 days ago

    Mumbai: After confirming the news of injured Aaron Finch being ruled out of the Indian Premier League (IPL), Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma on Thursday said his team is looking for a suitable replacement but no one has been finalised yet. "Yes, Finch is ruled out of the IPL 2015. We...
  • IPL 8: CSK have to play really well against MI, says Stephen Fleming 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Notwithstanding Mumbai Indians' poor start in this IPL season, Chennai Super Kings head coach Stephen Fleming is wary of the home team's capabilities and insists that the visitors, who are unbeaten so far, have not lowered their guard for Friday's game. "Some of our players have had very good success...
  • Chennai: ISIS threat letter surfaces, police launch probe 4 days ago

    Chennai: Office of DGP and Chennai Press Club in Chennai have received a letter allegedly sent by terror outfit ISIS threatening to "shoot" at least ten RSS activists in state and carry out bomb blasts in the city next week, prompting police to launch a probe. The letter was received at...
  • Cases of respiratory problems increasing in Chennai due to rising pollution levels 6 days ago

    Chennai's air pollution levels appear to be moderate compared to cities like New Delhi and Bengaluru but health experts say that the number of people with respiratory problems has increased over the years. The Air Quality Index launched by Prime Minister shows that the sulphur dioxide levels in some parts...
  • Passenger train coach gutted in Andhra Pradesh; no casualties reported 1 week ago

    Hyderabad: A coach of the Chennai-Gudur passenger train was gutted at Sullurpet railway station in Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh on Monday evening but nobody was injured in the accident, Government Railway Police (GRP) sources said. As the train was approaching platform number one at 7.20 pm, its second coach near...
  • Two girl students dead, one injured in a wall collapse at a Chennai school 1 week ago

    Chennai: Two girl students were killed while another was injured in a wall collapse at a government-aided school on Monday, police said. The incident happened at the school at Adyar when the three girls were sitting near the wall and a portion caved in. Both victims were eighth standard students, police said,...
  • IPL 8: VVS Laxman hails special innings from Brendon McCullum April 11, 2015

    Chennai: Lauding Chennai Super Kings opener Brendon McCullum's unbeaten 100 in his side's second consecutive win in IPL-8, Sunrisers Hyderabad mentor VVS Laxman on Saturday said the New Zealender's first ton of the season was a "special innings". Riding on McCullum's 56-ball knock and skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni's 29-ball 53, CSK...
  • IPL 8: CSK batting was dynamic and sensible, says Stephen Fleming April 11, 2015

    Chennai: With Chennai Super Kings notching up a second straight win in IPL-8, team's coach Stephen Fleming on Sunday lavished praise on centurion Brendon McCullum while lauding the side's "dynamic" and "sensible" batting. Riding on McCullum's unbeaten 56-ball 100 skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni's 29-ball 53, CSK posted a mammoth 209 for...
  • Brendon McCullum stars as Chennai Super Kings rout Sunrisers Hyderabad in IPL 8 April 11, 2015

    Chennai: Opener Brendon McCullum blazed his way to the season's first century as Chennai Super Kings registered a convincing 45-run victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad in the eighth edition of Indian Premier League (IPL) on Saturday. Electing to bat at the M A Chidambaram stadium, McCullum reached his century in the last...
  • As it happened: IPL 8, Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad April 11, 2015

    For Live updates, scroll down to bottom of the page. Sunrisers Hyderabad would bank on their famed foreign recruits to come good when they take on the formidable Chennai Super Kings in their opening match of the IPL. The visitors will have to put up an inspiring effort to down Super Kings,...
  • IPL 2015: Sunrisers Hyderabad face Chennai Super Kings in south Indian derby April 11, 2015

    Chennai: Sunrisers Hyderabad would bank on their famed foreign recruits to come good when they take on the formidable Chennai Super Kings in their opening match of the IPL here on Saturday. The visitors will have to put up an inspiring effort to down Super Kings, who kick started their campaign...