DELHI DAREDEVILS

  • IPL 8: Ousted from World Cup squad, RCB show their back to Yuvraj Singh 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Yuvraj Singh, the most expensive player of the Indian Premier League (IPL), has been released by Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) while Delhi Daredevils skipper Kevin Pietersen was released along with Dinesh Karthik, Ross Taylor and Murali Vijay, according to media reports. The Vijay Mallya-owned RCB had paid the 33-year-old...
  • Delhi Daredevils release Pietersen, Karthik, Vijay ahead of IPL 2015 5 days ago

    New Delhi: In a bid to start afresh in the eighth season of Indian Premier League, the Delhi Daredevils on Monday decided to release their last edition's skipper and biggest star Kevin Pietersen along with costliest buy Dinesh Karthik and Test specialist Murali Vijay. Delhi Daredevils' Chief Executive Officer Hemant Dua...
  • Delhi Daredevils rope in Pravin Amre as assistant coach, Eric Simons removed November 11, 2014

    New Delhi: IPL franchise Delhi Daredevils has roped in former India batsman and current Mumbai Ranji Trophy coach Pravin Amre as their assistant coach for the upcoming season, removing South African Eric Simons, who was with the franchise for five editions, starting 2010. Amre, who is rated as one of the...
  • IPL7: Kings XI Punjab thump Delhi to finish top in group stage May 25, 2014

    Chasing 116 to win, Manan Vohra (47) and David Miller (47*) helped Kings XI Punjab crush Delhi Daredevils by 7 wickets in match 55 of the Indian Premier League. It turned out to be contrasting campaigns for both the sides. On one hand, Daredevils lost 12 of their 14 matches, including...
  • As it happened: Punjab vs Delhi, IPL 7, Match 55 May 25, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page.) After being assured of a playoff berth, Kings XI Punjab will consider the inconsequential league game against the ousted Delhi Daredevils on Sunday as practice, but without losing their winning momentum. Tabletoppers Punjab, who are assured of finishing No. 1 when...
  • IPL 7: Dusted Delhi hope to end with a win against Punjab May 25, 2014

    After being assured of a playoff berth, Kings XI Punjab will consider the inconsequential league game against the ousted Delhi Daredevils on Sunday as practice, but without losing their winning momentum. Tabletoppers Punjab, who are assured of finishing No. 1 when the league stage ends on Sunday, would like to top...
  • IPL 2014: Mumbai Indians bowled really well, says JP Duminy May 23, 2014

    JP Duminy the leading run getter for the struggling Delhi Daredevils in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2014, praised the bowling of defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI) after his side lost by 15 runs at Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai on Friday. "From the batting point of view we had a very good...
  • IPL 7: Mumbai keep playoff hopes alive with 15run win over Delhi May 23, 2014

    Defending champions Mumbai Indians are still on their feet in IPL 7 as a 15run win over Delhi Daredevils has kept them in the race for the playoffs, which stays a threeway fight between Mumbai, Rajasthan Royals and Sunrisers Hyderabad. Mumbai, who needed a win at all cost against Delhi, endured...
  • As it happened: Mumbai vs Delhi, IPL 7, Match 51 May 23, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page.) Keeping themselves technically alive for the playoffs after a superb victory against tabletoppers Kings XI Punjab, Mumbai Indians will take on the struggling Delhi Daredevils in another mustwin encounter on Friday. Mumbai, playing without their key bowlers Lasith Malinga and Harbhajan...
  • IPL 7: Mumbai Indians face sluggish Delhi Daredevils in doordie clash May 23, 2014

    Keeping themselves technically alive for the playoffs after a superb victory against tabletoppers Kings XI Punjab, Mumbai Indians will take on the struggling Delhi Daredevils in another mustwin encounter on Friday. Mumbai, playing without their key bowlers Lasith Malinga and Harbhajan Singh, registered a magnificent sevenwicket victory against Punjab in...
  • IPL 7: Kevin Pietersen fined Rs 12 lakh for slow over rate May 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils' captain Kevin Pietersen was slapped with a fine of Rs 12 lakh for maintaining slow over rate during his side's IPL game against Kings XI Punjab here. "Delhi Daredevils captain Kevin Pietersen has been fined after the team maintained a slow over rate during last evening's IPL...
  • Luck is not favouring Daredevils in IPL 7, says Imran Tahir May 20, 2014

    New Delhi: South African legspinner Imran Tahir says it was not lack of effort that has spelt doom for Delhi Daredevils in this IPL edition but, simply, lady luck was not smiling on them. Delhi Daredevils suffered their seventh defeat in a row when they lost to Kings XI Punjab last...
  • IPL 7: Kevin Pietersen rues batting collapse towards end of innings May 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils captain Kevin Pietersen on Monday attributed batting collapse towards the end of his sides innings for their fourwicket loss in their IPL match against table toppers Kings XI Punjab here. "Incredibly tough to get over that one. Our strength has been our batting in the last fivesix...
  • Dominating Punjab reach IPL7 playoffs with 4wicket win over Delhi May 19, 2014

    Kings XI Punjab chased down Delhi Daredevils' 164 with little trouble to win by four wickets on Monday and become the first team to qualify for the IPL7 playoffs with their 9th win of the tournament, while Delhi suffered their 10th defeat and seventh in a row. After being put in...
  • As it happened: Delhi vs Punjab, IPL 7, Match 45 May 19, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) Delhi Daredevils are down and out for the count in this edition of IPL 7, but they will redeem some of their lost pride if they manage to topple the Kings XI Punjab juggernaut on Monday. Two wins in 11 matches...
  • Delhi Daredevils owner Kiran K Grandhi stands by players May 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils owner Kiran K Grandhi met the entire squad on Sunday ahead of their final home match at the Feroz Shah Kotla against the formidable Kings XI Punjab here on Monday. Grandhi, son of G M Rao, has been a regular feature at the team's matches quietly supporting...
  • IPL 7: Leaders Kings XI Punjab eye easy kill in hapless Delhi May 19, 2014

    Delhi Daredevils are down and out for the count in this edition of IPL 7, but they will redeem some of their lost pride if they manage to topple the Kings XI Punjab juggernaut on Monday. Two wins in 11 matches has left Delhi at an embarrassing last position on the...
  • IPL 7: I got it wrong at the toss, admits Kevin Pietersen May 16, 2014

    Ahmedabad: Delhi Daredevils captain Kevin Pietersen admitted that he was wrong in opting to field against Rajasthan Royals in yet another crushing defeat for the Delhi Daredevils. "I must put my hand up first as I got it wrong at the toss. The pitch got a lot slower. I admit that...
  • IPL 7: Clinical Rajasthan Royals thump Delhi Daredevils by 62 runs May 15, 2014

    Rajasthan Royals consolidated their chances of making it to the playoffs of the seventh edition of IPL on Thursday with a magnificent 62run victory over a listless Delhi Daredevils, who are already out of the playoff contention. Chasing a mammoth target of 202, Delhi Daredevils kept on losing wickets at regular...
  • As it happened: Rajasthan Royals vs Delhi Daredevils, IPL7, Match 41 May 15, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Prematch: An outofsorts Delhi Daredevils will be playing for pride when they take on Rajasthan Royals, who will look to consolidate their topfour spot in the points table on Thursday. Delhi are staring down the barrel after losing all five matches...
  • IPL 7: Beleaguered Delhi look to redeem pride against Rajasthan May 15, 2014

    An outofsorts Delhi Daredevils will be playing for pride when they take on Rajasthan Royals, who will look to consolidate their topfour spot in the points table on Thursday. Delhi are staring down the barrel after losing all five matches since the tournament returned to India and now they can only...
  • Yuvraj Singh is a superstar, says Kevin Pietersen May 14, 2014

    Bangalore: Star batsman Yuvraj Singh came in for praise for his magnificent 68 not out which set up Bangalore Royal Challengers' win over Delhi Daredevils in their IPL match here with rival team captain Kevin Pietersen describing him a superstar of the game. "I can tell you something for free. That...
  • IPL 7: Yuvraj Singh inspires RCB to much needed 16run win over Delhi May 14, 2014

    Yuvraj Singh blasted an unbeaten 68 off just 29 balls in a stunning sixhitting exhibition to power Royal Challengers Bangalore to a 16run victory over Delhi Daredevils, who could score only 170 for 7 in reply at the M Chinnaswamy stadium on Tuesday. Yuvraj, who had scored a brilliant 83 of...
  • As it happened: Bangalore vs Delhi, Match 38 May 13, 2014

    (For ballbyball commentary, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Prematch: After losing from a position of strength in their previous encounter, the inconsistent Royal Challengers Bangalore will lock horns with bottomofthetable Delhi Daredevils in Match No. 38 of the Indian Premier League. RCB have won only three of their nine...
  • IPL 7: Bangalore and Delhi in battle of survival May 13, 2014

    After losing from a position of strength in their previous encounter, the inconsistent Royal Challengers Bangalore will lock horns with bottomofthetable Delhi Daredevils in Match No. 38 of the Indian Premier League on Tuesday. RCB have won only three of their nine games, while DD have fared even worse, winning...
  • Lacklustre bowling, inconsistent batting hurting Delhi: Kirsten May 12, 2014

    After a string of poor performances by his team in Indian Premier League (IPL) 2014, Delhi Daredevils coach Gary Kirsten said lacklustre bowling and inconsistent batting have been hurting them in the tournament. "Our bowling has not been up to the mark and batting has been inconsistent. We need to do...
  • We never approached Mushtaq Ahmed for coaching role: Delhi Daredevils CEO May 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils CEO Hemant Dua on Monday clarified that former Pakistan legspinner Mushtaq Ahmed was "never approached" by the franchise for a reappointment as spin consultant for the remainder of the ongoing Indian Premier League. "Let me put it officially. The Delhi Daredevils did not approach anyone for any...
  • Mushtaq Ahmed turns down Delhi Daredevils' offer May 11, 2014

    Karachi: Mushtaq Ahmed has turned down an offer to rejoin the struggling Delhi Daredevils team for the remaining part of the Indian Premier League (IPL) as he is all set to become the spin consultant of the national team. Mushtaq told PTI on Sunday that his agent had got an email...