Ipl 4

  • Cricketainment: Gayle has become even more dangerous May 9, 2012

    CNNIBN's cricket experts review Royal Challengers Bangalore's easy win against Mumbai Indians in IPL 5 on Wednesday. ...
  • IPL's 2G spectrum: Gayle and Ganguly April 29, 2012

    The lynchpins of their respective teams, Sourav Ganguly and Chris Gayle have revolutionised the fifth season of the tournament. While Ganguly has stirred a dilapidated Pune Warriors India, who finished second from bottom in their debut season last year, the Chris Gayle storm, though not as strong so far as...
  • No resolution in SaharaBCCI standoff February 13, 2012

    Chennai: Soon after the BCCI clarified that it would not make an exception for the Sahara Group to end its standoff with the longtime Team India sponsors, the Subrata Royled Sahara hit back at the Indian cricket board, accusing them of breach of trust. In a statement released shortly after the...
  • Secret Kitchen: IPL 4 special May 21, 2011

    On this week's episode of Secret Kitchen, it's a faceoff between Deccan Chargers and Pune Warriors. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus takes on Anna's campaign and IPL April 25, 2011

    On 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha gets you the funny side of the State Elections, Anna Hazare's hunger strike and IPL 4. ...
  • IPL could turn into a Rs 1000 crore brand April 7, 2011

    Mumbai: Just as the World Cup madness was settling in, the Indian Premium League (IPL) is about to begin. As season 4 of IPL starts on Friday, ad rates are skyrocketing thanks to India winning the World Cup. "Endorsement is not something a cricketer should think aboutbut I will happily accept...
  • IPL releases schedule for season four February 16, 2011

    New Delhi: The schedule for the Indian Premier League's fourth edition was announced on Tuesday, with reigning champions Chennai Super Kings taking on the Kolkata Knight Riders at Chennai on the 8th of April. However, the schedule is subject to the government's approval due to the State Assembly elections at...
  • IPL: Kochi seeks Ganguly in team management February 12, 2011

    New Delhi: Sourav Ganguly may have shot down a mentor's job in an Indian Premier League team but the Kochi franchise is still interested in having the former India captain in the team management. Sources said the Kochi franchise is not giving up hope to persuade Ganguly to take up a...
  • Mumbai Indians shoot off 2nd letter to BCCI February 12, 2011

    Mumbai: Miffed by the nonresponse from the Board of Control for Cricket in India of its letter, which had hinted foulplay in IPL auction last month, Mumbai Indians have shot off a second missive, reiterating the various irregularities during the Players' auctions that was held in Bangalore last month. It is...
  • IPL: Sehwag appointed as Daredevils' skipper February 11, 2011

    New Delhi:: India's dashing opening batsman Virender Sehwag will lead the Delhi Daredevils in the fourth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). Sehwag had given up captaincy in favour of Gautam Gambhir in season three. While Gambhir was not retained by Delhi, the franchisee chose to retain only Sehwag. Gambhir...
  • IPL: Manish Pandey banned for 4 games February 4, 2011

    New Delhi: Cracking the whip, the Indian Premier League on Friday slapped a fourmatch ban on young Karnataka batsman Manish Pandey, who has been signed up by Sahara Pune Warriors for the fourth season of the T20 league, for breaching its guidelines. Speaking to reporters after a marathon meeting of the...
  • Indian players meet to discuss IPL payment February 3, 2011

    New Delhi: Several leading members of Team India have reportedly expressed their unhappiness over the payment structure of the Indian Premier League and met to discuss the issue, sources told CNNIBN on Thursday. CNNIBN also learned that the players tend to disagree with some of the clauses mentioned in their contracts...
  • Mallya slams IPL auction in letter to BCCI April 4, 2011

    New Delhi: Vijay Mallya, owner of Royal Challengers Bangalore seems to have joined in the crusade about the alleged rigging of the IPL4 auction by sending a letter of complaint to the BCCI. Earlier, the Mumbai Indians, suspended Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman Lalit Modi had also questioned the lastminute changes...
  • Modi questions IPL auction changes April 4, 2011

    New Delhi: After Mumbai Indians, suspended Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman Lalit Modi questioned the lastminute changes made to the January 89 players' auction in Bangalore. "The changing of players auction order as pointed by some franchisees is an issue which I highlighted when I saw the rules changed last minute....
  • Was the IPL4 auction rigged? April 4, 2011

    New Delhi: The IPL mess shows no signs of stopping whatsoever, as murmurs of the players' auctions being rigged are now doing the rounds. This after the richest franchise in the league the Mumbai Indians shot off a letter to the Governing Council, accusing it off changing the auction...
  • Ganguly denies Kochi approaching him January 27, 2011

    Kolkata: Former India captain Sourav Ganguly, who was ignored by IPL franchises at the players' auction, on Thursday rubbished speculation that he was now being approached by Kochi through an open bidding process. The most successful India captain, who found no takers from the 10 franchises in the IPL auction, said...
  • 'Dropping Ganguly was a team decision' January 21, 2011

    Burdwan: Kolkata Knight Riders coach Dav Whatmore on Friday said that it was a collective decision of the management not to bid for former captain Sourav Ganguly at the auctions for the fourth edition of Indian Premier League. "It was not my opinion to drop Sourav. It was a collective decision...
  • Kochi denies roping in Ganguly for IPL4 April 4, 2011

    Kolkata: "It's not true at all. We are not in talks with Ganguly, so the question of his involvement with the side does not arise," coowner of the Kochi team Satyajit Gaekwad told PTI. Media reports had said that the Kochi IPL had contacted other teams to get a noobjection certificate...
  • Pandey could face sanctions from IPL's GC April 4, 2011

    New Delhi: In another twist to the Manish Pandey controversy, the Karnataka batsman could face severe censure from IPL's Governing Council according to sources. The Board has received several complaints about Pandey's manager trying to strike deals with four IPL teams. Pandey gave his defence to BCCI president Shashank Manohar...
  • Two rookies eager to prove themselves in IPL April 4, 2011

    Indore: Two players from Madhya Pradesh, Ankit Sharma and Anand Rajan, who have been picked up by Deccan Chargers, are delighted to be a part of the Indian Premier League's upcoming season. "I am very glad to be picked up for such a big event. If I get an opportunity, I...
  • Stars' absence won't affect Kings XI: Bevan January 19, 2011

    New Delhi: Kings XI Punjab coach Michael Bevan on Wednesday said absence of a few worldclass players would not affect his side's chances in the fourth edition of the Indian Premier League as the Chandigarh outfit has got a decent combination up its rank. Kings XI lost out on several key...
  • Rookies eager to perform for Deccan Chargers January 19, 2011

    Indore: Ankit Sharma and Anand Rajan, the two Madhya Pradesh players who have been picked up by Deccan Chargers, are delighted to be a part of the Indian Premier League's coming season. "I am very glad to be picked up for such a big event. If I get an opportunity, I...
  • Kochi IPL to reveal name, logo in Feb April 4, 2011

    Kochi: The Kochi IPL franchise on Tuesday announced that the name, logo and the jersey of its team will be revealed next month. The announcement came after coach Geoff Lawson earlier said he would like to name the team as Kochi Tigers. "Nothing has been decided so far and what he said...
  • IPL franchisees incurred Rs 315 crore losses April 4, 2011

    New Delhi: Franchisees of the moneyspinner IPL reported losses ranging from 5.58 crore to 87.09 crore during 200910 assessment year, but how did they sustain their business despite such high losses? This question was asked by a Parliamentary committee earlier this week to the BCCI and IPL top brass with a...
  • Royals retain Dole, Raut; add pacer Samad January 15, 2011

    Mumbai: Inaugural champions Rajasthan Royals on Saturday retained allrounder Abhishek Raut and pacer Aditya Dole and signed up paceman Samad Falah for the fourth edition of the Indian Premier League. All the three players have represented Maharashtra in the domestic circuit. Fallah will make his IPL debut if he gets into the...
  • Ganguly breaks his silence over IPL snub April 4, 2011

    Kolkata: Breaking his silence after being ignored in the IPL auction, Sourav Ganguly on Saturday said he never did politics and was always transparent in what he did as a cricketer. Indirectly taking a dig at the IPL snub during a programme here, Ganguly said: "I never did politics. I would...
  • KKR sign up three Bengal players January 15, 2011

    New Delhi: Having already bought Manoj Tiwary during the auction in Bangalore, Kolkata Knight Riders have now signed three more Bengal players Laxmi Ratan Shukla, Shreevats Goswami and Mohammad Shami Ahmed for the fourth edition of the Indian Premier League. While former Bengal captain Shukla was a part of...
  • Ganguly's Facebook fans plan protest march January 14, 2011

    Kolkata: Mass support poured in unabated for Sourav Ganguly as members of a newlyformed community in a social networking site today planned a silent candle light protest against the 'unjust treatment' meted out to the former Indian captain by Kolkata Knight Riders in the IPL auctions. Ganguly, who found no takers...
  • KKR have gambled by picking Lee: Akram January 12, 2011

    New Delhi: Pakistan's legendary fast bowler and Knight Riders bowling consultant Wasim Akram said the Kolkata outfit has gambled by picking Australian fast bowler Brett Lee in the team for the fourth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). "Injuryprone Lee is a potential risk but Knight Riders won't mind taking...
  • 'Cricketers are only playing for money in IPL' April 4, 2011

    Former director of cricket operations for Mumbai Indians Shishir Hattangadi speaks exclusively to CNNIBN. ...