India Premier League

  • KKR given time to pay tax for IPL matches played at Ranchi 08-08-2013 09:59 AM

    Jamshedpur: The Jamshedpur Urban Circle Commercial Tax Department has granted the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) three weeks time to pay entertainment tax for two IPL matches played at the JSCA International Stadium in Ranchi last May. "We have asked them to pay the tax as well as the interest accrued...
  • BCCI clears Kundra, Meiyappan of IPL fixing; Srinivasan to return as boss 28-07-2013 03:50 PM

    Kolkata: The BCCI Working Committee on Sunday cleared Rajasthan Royals' co-owner Raj Kundra and N Srinivasan's son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan of any involvement in the spot-fixing or match-fixing during IPL 6; however, the charges of betting still remain. The Committee, which will meet again on August 2 to ratify the decision,...
  • As it happened: Mumbai vs Pune, Game 58, IPL 6 11-05-2013 02:58 PM

    LIVE updates from Game 58 of IPL 6 between Pune Warriors India and Mumbai Indians in Pune on Saturday. Mumbai Innings: End of over 18.5, Mumbai 116 for 4: Rohit Sharma goes off the second ball for 37. Late drama. Harbhajan up next. Dot. Bhajji finishes it with a four....
  • Ojha eyeing good show in IPL 07-03-2012 09:33 PM

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  • Yuvraj seeks support from Indians in SA 13-04-2009 02:51 PM

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  • StoryBoard: From IPL glam to Nokia web wonder 08-02-2009 12:28 AM

    IPL season 2 kicks off and Nokia gets into the mind of mobile Web user. ...
  • Watch: IPL's Lalit Modi smug with auction success 07-02-2009 03:55 AM

    IPL chairman says the auction of players was worth it and made business sense. ...
  • Kolkata Knight Riders made maximum profit: Modi 03-06-2008 05:12 PM

    Canterbury: Indian women's cricket captain Mithali Raj on Tuesday said that her side would look to emulate their male counterparts by winning the Twenty20 World Cup to be held in Sri Lanka in September-October. "It would be great to win the ICC Women's World Twenty20, the closest we have got...
  • Kings XI Punjab go into semis with a high morale 30-05-2008 02:26 AM

    New Delhi: After making it amply clear that BCCI was left out when various awards nominations were sought from sports bodies, the Sports Ministry has now claimed that it indeed sent a letter to the Indian cricket board. Rahul Bhatnagar, joint secretary of Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, in...
  • Opinion: Indian Premier League and uncivil behaviour 10-05-2008 10:54 AM

    Visakhapatnam: Sachin Tendulkar’s participation in Mumbai Indians’ upcoming IPL 5 matches looks in doubt after the Indian batsman posted a photo on Twitter of the injured middle finger of his right hand. Tendulkar took a blow on the hand during Mumbai’s tournament opener against defending champions Chennai Super Kings on...
  • IPL standings: Preity's Kings XI top charts 08-05-2008 11:36 AM

    Rawalpindi: Former Pakistan captain Shoaib Malik, who led his hometown Sialkot to their seventh national Twenty20 title on Sunday, is disappointed over his team not being given a chance to represent Pakistan in the Champions League T20. It is disappointing and sad that Sialkot, who are such a terrific Twenty20...
  • Rajput faces BCCI's ire over Bhajji-Sree slapgate 07-05-2008 09:11 PM

    Melbourne: Australian captain Michael Clarke has made it clear that he did not compromise his fitness by opting to sign a lucrative contract with the Pune Warriors in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Clarke was reported to have agreed to the deal after being offered a staggering $1 million for...
  • Rohit Sharma becomes IPL's leading run scorer 07-05-2008 08:38 AM

    Galle: Travelling English supporters hugely outnumbered local Sri Lankan fans at the start of the first Test in Galle, making it look like a home match for the tourists. An estimated 8,500 English tourists, many of them members of the famous Barmy Army of diehard supporters, packed the Galle International...
  • No cheerleaders for Delhi Daredevils, says GMR 30-04-2008 03:07 PM

    Brisbane: Chris Broad on Sunday became only the second ICC match referee to officiate in 200 ODIs when he took the field for the toss in the first tri-series final between Australia and Sri Lanka here. The 54-year-old former England opener made his debut in 2004 in Dunedin in an...
  • Cable theft at Eden Gardens ahead of IPL clash 28-04-2008 07:49 AM

    Wellington: Former New Zealand cricket allrounder Chris Cairns' libel suit against deposed Indian Premier League commissioner Lalit Modi will be heard in the High Court at London from March 5, New Zealand media reports. The Sunday Star-Times newspaper said Cairns will be represented by leading barrister Andrew Caldecott and the...
  • IPL bosses say cheers to cheerleaders 26-04-2008 04:05 PM

    Karachi: Former Pakistan fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar has blasted the performance of the national team in the one-day series, singling out captain Misbah-ul-Haq and allrounder Shoaib Malik for scathing criticism. Shoaib said that the Pakistan team needed to review its selection policy for one-day and T20 matches as there was...
  • BCCI slaps notice on Harbhajan Singh 26-04-2008 12:24 PM

    With Virender Sehwag on this tour of Australia, matters have reached a point where you can expect him to play a loose shot outside off-stump and have an eager fielder lap up the catch near the boundary. And sure enough, India's stand-in captain played to form. On the second ball...
  • Bhajji, Sree say no love lost over 'friendly slap' 26-04-2008 09:44 AM

    Colombo: Renowned cricket commentator, Ranil Abeynaike of Sri Lanka passed away at a private hospital here following a severe heart attack, his family informed on Tuesday. Abeynaike, who celebrated his 57th birthday only nine day ago, was a former first-class cricketer before Sri Lanka's non-Test playing era. A leading left-arm...
  • Hot Debate: Leaders vs cheerleaders 25-04-2008 02:35 PM

    Mad scenes unfolded during the 29th over of Australia's innings. Michael Hussey, batting on 1, missed a ball from Suresh Raina and MS Dhoni collected and disturbed the stumps. As the decision went upstairs to the third umpire, Bruce Oxenford, replays showed that Hussey had dragged his back foot back...
  • Pics: The world cheers on! | Your Say | Hot debate 25-04-2008 02:33 PM

    Lahore: Australian Dav Whatmore will take over as the head coach of Pakistan's cricket team next month with the Asia Cup in Bangladesh being his first assignment. A senior official in the board confirmed to PTI that Whatmore and fielding coach Julian Fontain would be arriving here in the first...
  • Forum: Cheers, jeers and leers 25-04-2008 12:27 PM

    Sydney: Cricket Australia Board member Harry Harinath has advised Big Bash Twenty20 side Sydney Thunder to rope in players from India and Sri Lanka to increase its fan base among the people of sub-continental origin based here. If you (recruited) two Indian and two Sri Lankan players it'd be fantastic...
  • Say jeers! Politicians take the cheer out of IPL 25-04-2008 07:29 AM

    Lahore: Keen to play in lucrative Twenty20 leagues abroad, some Pakistani cricketers have asked the PCB to re-jig the dates for the tour to Sri Lanka in June-July. PCB sources said some players had committed to playing in the T20 league in England in June and some dates were clashing...
  • Bankrupt, busy bookies won't bet on IPL 23-04-2008 09:23 AM

    Abu Dhabi: England will bid to put their woeful showing in the Test series behind them when they take on Pakistan in the four-match one-day series which kicks off here on Monday, captain Alastair Cook said Sunday. Pakistan blanked England 3-0 in Tests on the back of superb performance from...
  • Soaps slip on TAM ratings, IPL makes clean sweep 22-04-2008 04:23 PM

    Lahore: The Pakistan Cricket Board is mulling the option of playing its home ODI series against Australia later this year in Australia after ruling out UAE as the possible neutral venue. A PCB official confirmed that the venues for the ODI series are yet to be finalised and they were...