Ipl Franchises

  • IPL Auction: Unmoved by controversy, IPL set to resume money business February 11, 2014

    Even as the IPL faces another hightide period with the menace of betting and fixing in the league appearing to turn from allegation into ground reality, Rs. 274.50 crore will be put on the table by its eight franchises at the 2014 players' auction beginning Wednesday. The Justice Mukul Mudgal's probe...
  • IPL 7 will see fewer foreign players: report January 6, 2014

    New Delhi: The number of overseas players in the Indian Premier League (IPL) is expected to come down to nine from 11, media reports suggested on Tuesday after the conclusion of the meeting between IPL Governing Council and the team franchises in Singapore. New IPL chairman Ranjib Biswal seems to be...
  • IPL salary cap fixed at a whopping Rs 60 crore: report November 30, 2013

    The franchise workshop for the seventh season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) got underway in Singapore on Friday, and according to Mumbai Mirror the Governing Council of the IPL has proposed a salary cap of Rs 60 crore for the IPL 7 auction. A fresh auction is due before the...
  • Want to contest Lok Sabha polls again, says Shashi Tharoor September 1, 2013

    Minister of State for Human Resource Development Shashi Tharoor on Sunday said he wants to contest the Lok Sabha election again. "Having put in more than four years as an MP, I think I have been able to bring a difference and hence, if given a chance, I will contest again,"...
  • IPL franchises told to reinforce Code of Conduct: sources May 18, 2013

    New Delhi: The Indian Premier League authorities have contacted all nine of its franchises and instructed them to speak to their players and reinforce the Code of Conduct, IPL sources told CNNIBN on Saturday. The franchises have been asked to remind all the players that they have to abide by the...
  • IPL6 auction: Who brings how much in the purse February 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Sunday's Indian Premier League (IPL6) auction is less than 24 hours, and with 101 players to go under hammer, all the nine franchisees will vie for some top players in the pool, including the likes of Michael Clarke and Ricky Ponting, both of whom have attracted the top...
  • Sun TV buys Hyderabad IPL team for Rs 85.05 cr per year October 25, 2012

    New Delhi: Ending all speculation over who will bid successfully to replace Deccan Chargers as the new Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise, the BCCI announced on Thursday that the Sun TV Network has won the bid for the Hyderabad franchise for an amount of Rs 85.05 crore per year. The IPL...
  • New IPL franchise: which city and for how much? October 25, 2012

    Sometime by Thursday afternoon, we will come to know which city will replace Deccan Chargers as the new Indian Premier League franchise and how much moolah will the BCCI coffers be filled with. But the BCCI isn't revealing its cards, keeping everything related to the auction of the new franchise...
  • It's official: Tharoor to marry Sunanda on Aug 22 October 2, 2010

    New Delhi: Shashi Tharoor, Member of Parliament (MP) from Thiruvananthapuram and the former Minister of State for External Affairs, will finally tie the knot with his girlfriend Sunanda Pushkar on August 22. The marriage ceremony will take place at his 200yearold ancestral home in Ernakulam District of Kerala. A reception party...