INDIAN PREMIER LEAGUE

  • Live Score: RR look to cement place in top four, face SRH 22 minutes ago

    For Live blog, scroll down to bottom of the page. After snapping their losing streak with a win over Delhi Daredevils, Rajasthan Royals will now look to keep themselves on course for a play-off berth with another dominating show against an inconsistent Sunrisers HyderabadThursday. RR had blasted off to a great start...
  • IPL 8: Delhi Daredevils face do-or-die challenge against Kolkata Knight Riders 6 hours 43 minutes ago

    Supremely confident on home turf, defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders will look to continue their forward march when they face an inconsistent Delhi Daredevils at Eden Gardens on Thursday. After their sixth loss, DD, who started the season with a lot of promise with big signings in Yuvraj Singh, Angelo Mathews...
  • IPL 8: Rajasthan Royals look to cement place in top four, face Sunrisers Hyderabad 7 hours 13 minutes ago

    Mumbai: After snapping their losing streak with a win over Delhi Daredevils, Rajasthan Royals will now look to keep themselves on course for a play-off berth with another dominating show against an inconsistent Sunrisers Hyderabad on Thursday. RR had blasted off to a great start by winning first five matches, before...
  • IPL 8: Gayle century, Starc-Aravind armoury help RCB crush KXIP 16 hours 14 minutes ago

    Bangalore: Opener Chris Gayle bludgeoned his way to an astonishing 57-ball 117 as Royal Challengers Bangalore hammered Kings XI Punjab by 138 runs in an Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket match, here on Wednesday night. Punjab paid a heavy price for dropping Gayle twice -- on 27 and 53 -- as...
  • Chris Gayle hits 117 off 57 and Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates 17 hours 16 minutes ago

    The Indian Premier League was once again hit by Gayle storm on Wednesday but what stood out apart from the 12 sixes the Royal Challengers Bangalore opener hit was the celebration that followed. It was not the usual run-jog-sprint knock Chris Gayle normally plays in limited-overs cricket. The first of his...
  • As it happened: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Kings XI Punjab, IPL 8, Match 40 20 hours 55 minutes ago

    For LIVE blog, scroll down to bottom of the page Bangalore: Royal Challengers Bangalore would seek to consolidate their position in the top four, while the bottom-placed Kings XI Punjab would try to end a four-match losing streak when the two sides lock horns in an Indian Premier League match on...
  • Cheapest IPL Eliminator ticket priced at Rs.500 22 hours 22 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The cheapest Indian Premier League (IPL) Eliminator ticket has been priced at Rs.500 and will be available on www.iplt20.com on Wednesday onwards. The Eliminator will be played between the third-placed and fourth-placed team, following the conclusion of the league phase, at the MCA International Stadium in Pune, on May...
  • Match officials for IPL play-offs announced Yesterday

    New Delhi: As the tournament enters into the play-off stage, the match official appointments for the play-offs of the Indian Premier League season eight, to be held between May 19 and 24, was announced on Wednesday. The first Qualifier will take place in Mumbai on May 19, followed by the Eliminator...
  • IPL 8: Rohit Sharma hopes Mumbai Indians maintain winning form Yesterday

    Mumbai: Having won a thriller against Delhi Daredevils to record their fourth victory on the trot after a shoddy start in the eighth Indian Premier League, Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma hoped his side would be able to retain the momentum and move forward in the grueling tournament. "I just hope...
  • IPL 8: RCB seek to cement top-four spot, take on laggards KXIP Yesterday

    Bengaluru: Royal Challengers Bangalore would seek to consolidate their position in the top four, while the bottom-placed Kings XI Punjab would try to end a four-match losing streak when the two sides lock horns in an Indian Premier League match on Wednesday. Placed fourth in the points table, RCB are coming...
  • IPL 8: Rayudu powers Mumbai Indians to a 5-wicket victory against Delhi Yesterday

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians had a strange batting order. They needed to overcome two rain interruptions in a chase that had gotten off on the wrong foot. They were up against a high-quality bowling attack. But in Ambati Rayudu and Kieron Pollard, they had two masters of the chase. Confronted with...
  • Rahane, Smith: two key contributors to RR's success in IPL 8 Yesterday

    The two Rajasthan Royals batsmen talked to CNN-IBN stating their happiness in contributing to the team's success this season. ...
  • As it happened: Mumbai Indians vs Delhi Daredevils, IPL 8, Match 39 Yesterday

    For LIVE blog, scroll down to bottom of the page Mumbai: With back-to-back victories in the last three encounters, a confident Mumbai Indians will aim to hold on to their winning touch when they face an inconsistent Delhi Daredevils in the Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the Wankhede Stadium on...
  • IPL 8: Wasim Akram credits Gambhir for Brad Hogg's emergence Yesterday

    Hailing Chinaman exponent Brad Hogg for ably replacing spin ace Sunil Narine in the side, Kolkata Knight Riders' bowling coach Wasim Akram on Tuesday credited skipper Gautam Gambhir for effecting a seamless change in the slow-bowling department. West Indian Narine was reported for a suspect bowling action during an Indian Premier...
  • IPL 8: Yusuf Pathan's cameo was crucial against Hyderabad, says Manish Pandey 2 days ago

    Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Manish Pandey credited allrounder Yusuf Pathan's quick-fire cameo for the comprehensive 35-win over Sunrisers Hyderabad in the IPL T20 cricket tournament in Kolkata. Put in to bat, KKR stuttered after a flying start but Pathan's 30 not out from 19 balls pushed their total to 167/7 before...
  • IPL 8: David Warner's wicket was important for us, says Umesh Yadav 2 days ago

    Kolkata: Adjudged Man-of-the-Match for his for an outstanding bowling performance, Kolkata Knight Riders pacer Umesh Yadav said getting rid of Sunrisers Hyderabad skipper David Warner early was the most important thing for his side in an Indian Premier League contest here on Monday. Umesh fiinshed with 2 for 34 from his...
  • IPL 8: David Warner rues top-order collapse against Kolkata Knight Riders 2 days ago

    Kolkata: Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) skipper David Warner rued losing too many wickets in the first ten overs led to their downfall, as opponents Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) pulled off a 35-run win here at the Eden Gardens on Monday. Chasing 168 as target, SRH managed only 132 for 9 after being...
  • IPL 8: Umesh Yadav was key in KKR's win over Hyderabad, says Gautam Gambhir 2 days ago

    Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Gautam Gambhir on Monday lauded pacer Umesh Yadav for setting up the 35-run victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad by claiming two crucial wickets in the opening over of the innings. Having climbed to the third position in the league table following the win, an upbeat Gambhir also...
  • IPL 8: All-round Kolkata Knight Riders beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by 35 runs 2 days ago

    Kolkata Knight Riders bounced back in the home leg in style by notching up a comprehensive 35-run victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad in their Indian Premier League on Monday. Defending a fighting total of 167, KKR were given a rollicking start by their speedster Umesh Yadav, who castled dangerman David Warner (4)...
  • As it happened: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Sunrisers Hyderabad, IPL 8. Match 38 2 days ago

    For LIVE blog, scroll down to bottom of the page Kolkata Knight Riders will have the psychological edge over Sunrisers Hyderabad but the defending champions will be wary of the visiting side's resurgence when they clash at the Eden Gardens. Posting three wins in four games, including one against KKR in a...
  • As it happened: Chennai Super Kings vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL 8, Match 37 3 days ago

    (For Live Blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Chennai Super Kings would seek to get back to winning ways and consolidate their position at points table while Royal Challengers Bangalore would hope to build on the momentum when they lock horns in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match...
  • Angelo Mathews still optimistic about Delhi Daredevils' chances in IPL 8 3 days ago

    Delhi Daredevils are enduring an inconsistent campaign but their key all-rounder Angelo Mathews is confident that the side can turn it around and make the play-offs of the IPL cricket tournament. "We played pretty well against Mumbai Indians at Delhi on April 23. We have another chance to play in Mumbai...
  • IPL 2015: We let ourselves down, rues DD captain JP Duminy 3 days ago

    Delhi Daredevils skipper Jean-Paul Duminy blamed poor batting and fielding as well as lack of intensity for his team's 14-run loss to Rajasthan Royals on Sunday. "I don't think we bowled particularly well. Also, in the field we let ourselves down. It was not only about dropped catches but about our...
  • IPL 8: Kolkata aim for consistency against a resurgent Hyderabad 3 days ago

    Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders will have the psychological edge over Sunrisers Hyderabad but the defending champions will be wary of the visiting side's resurgence when they clash in an IPL match at the Eden Gardens on Monday. Posting three wins in four games, including one against KKR in a rain-marred encounter...
  • IPL 8: Chennai Super Kings look to bounce back against Bangalore 3 days ago

    Chennai: Chennai Super Kings would seek to get back to winning ways and consolidate their position at points table while Royal Challengers Bangalore would hope to build on the momentum when they lock horns in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match on Monday. Currently on second spot with six wins from...
  • IPL 8: All-round Rajasthan Royals beat Delhi Daredevils by 14 runs 3 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...