IPL

  • Live Score: Chennai Super Kings lose Brendon McCullum after a strong start 1 hour 46 minutes ago

    (For Live blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Enduring an erratic campaign so far, defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders face a stiff challenge when they take on the smooth-sailing Chennai Super Kings in an IPL match on Tuesday. KKR are currently placed third on the points table with three...
  • IPL mess: Who is Karan Gilhotra and is he controversial at all 3 hours 3 minutes ago

    Until last weekend, Karan Gilhotra wasn't a name part of cricket debates. But a letter from the ICC headquarters to BCCI's inbox changed it all. The newly-elected BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur's image of sharing a cake with Gilhotra caught the attention of ICC as its Anti Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU)...
  • IPL 8: Yuvraj Singh ties up with Delhi Daredevils for cancer awareness 3 hours 9 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils' biggest star Yuvraj Singh on Tuesday announced a tie-up with his IPL franchise to promote awareness about fighting cancer and the May 1 match against Kings XI Punjab will be dedicated to those who are fighting the dreaded disease. Yuvraj's cancer foundation 'YouWeCan' in alliance with Delhi...
  • 'Suspected bookie' Karan Gilhotra clicked with Yuvraj, Salman as well 7 hours 53 minutes ago

    The turf war between the BCCI and ICC turned bitter on Monday after the Indian board's secretary Anurag Thakur shot off a strongly-worded letter to ICC chairman N Srinivasan after the former's images with an alleged bookie Karan Gilhotra were made public. However, Thakur is not the only one to...
  • IPL 8: As a bowler it is important to keep batsmen guessing, says Moises Henriques 8 hours 3 minutes ago

    Mohali: Sunrisers Hyderabad all-rounder Moises Henriques on Tuesday said that as a bowler it is important to keep batsmen guessing about what's coming. Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Kings XI Punjab by 20 runs here on Monday. "I guess it's about keeping batsmen guessing about what's coming; so one has to try not to...
  • IPL 8: Choosing between Steyn and Boult is a task, says SRH captain David Warner 9 hours 14 minutes ago

    Sunrisers Hyderabad captain David Warner expressed happiness after his side defeated Kings XI Punjab by 20 runs in an Indian Premier League match at the Punjab Cricket Association Stadium on Monday but admitted that it's difficult to choose between Dale Steyn and Trent Boult to pick in the eleven. "I thought...
  • IPL 8: Our middle order hasn't delivered, admits KXIP's Wriddhiman Saha 9 hours 35 minutes ago

    Kings XI Punjab wicketkeeper batsman Wriddhiman Saha lamented his team's batting performance after they lost to Sunrisers Hyderabad by 20 runs in an IPL-8 match on Monday. Saha scored a gutsy 33-ball 42 but couldn't save Kings XI Punjab from another defeat but the glovesman is confident of his team's comeback...
  • I am learning, feels nice to be rewarded: Trent Boult 10 hours 59 minutes ago

    Mohali: After clinching the man-of-the-match award for his brilliant spell of bowling against Kings XI Punjab in an Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter, Sunrisers Hyderabad's left arm fast bowler Trent Boult said he was still learning and it felt nice to get a reward for his efforts. Boult was exceptional in...
  • IPL 8: Inconsistent KKR face stiff CSK challenge 12 hours 20 minutes ago

    Chennai: Enduring an erratic campaign so far, defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders face a stiff challenge when they take on the smooth-sailing Chennai Super Kings in an IPL match on Tuesday. KKR are currently placed third on the points table with three wins, two losses and one abandoned match. CSK, on...
  • IPL 8: Captain George Bailey rues dismal KXIP batting 12 hours 35 minutes ago

    Mohali: Kings XI Punjab captain George Bailey rued a dismal batting performance from his side as they lost their home encounter against Sunrisers Hyderabad by 20 runs at the Punjab Cricket Association stadium in Mohali on Monday. Chasing a target of 151, KXIP kept losing wickets at regular intervals, and finished...
  • IPL 8: All-round Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Kings XI Punjab by 20 runs 21 hours 10 minutes ago

    Mohali: Pace spearhead Trent Boult led the way with three wickets after David Warner's brisk half-century laid the foundation as Sunrisers Hyderabad recorded a 20-run win over Kings XI Punjab in the Indian Premier League on Monday. Asked to bat, opener Warner top-scored with a 41-ball 58 to lift Sunrisers to...
  • IPL 8: Stephen Fleming expecting a tough battle against KKR Yesterday

    Chennai: Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming is expecting a tough battle at home against Kolkata Knight Riders in the Indian Premier League on Monday. "They are an excellent side. They have some good batters. We have played them last in couple of finals and in the recent Champions League. So,...
  • As it happened: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kings XI Punjab, IPL 8, Match 27 Yesterday

    (For Live blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Placed in the bottom half of the points table, both Kings XI Punjab and Sunrisers Hyderabad would be looking to get out of the rut when they clash in an IPL cricket match on Monday. While Punjab are lying last with...
  • IPL 8: Learning leadership skills from Ricky Ponting, says Rohit Sharma Yesterday

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma said on Monday that having two-time World Cup-winning captain Ricky Ponting in the side as coach helps him learn a lot about leadership skills and qualities. "Whenever I get the opportunity to captain a side, it is a learning process for me. Also I am...
  • ECB must compromise on IPL, says Former England player David Lloyd Yesterday

    Bengaluru: Former England cricketer David Lloyd believes the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) needs to compromise and allow its players to participate in the Indian Premier League (IPL) to have any chance of mastering the T20 format. "Our biggest problem is that we are busy playing elsewhere while the IPL...
  • Anurag Thakur takes a dig at N Srinivasan, asks him to reveal names of suspected bookies Yesterday

    The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) secretary Anurag Thakur has written a letter to ICC President N Srinivasan, asking him to share the list of "unverified suspected bookies" with him and other BCCI officials so that they can keep away from them. Thakur also accepted knowing Karan Gilhotra...
  • Sunil Gavaskar seeks Rs 1.90 crore from BCCI Yesterday

    New Delhi: Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar has asked for an amount of Rs 1.90 crore as remuneration for rendering his services as president BCCI-IPL during the seventh edition of the cash-rich league last year, which was held in UAE and India. Gavaskar was appointed 'President, BCCI-IPL' on directive of Supreme...
  • I feel honoured over Arjuna recommendation: Rohit Sharma Yesterday

    Mumbai: Indian batsman Rohit Sharma, on Monday, expressed delight about the BCCI's decision to recommend his name for the government's prestigious Arjuna Award and said that he felt "honoured". "Kushi to bahut hai (I feel very happy). I am honoured that BCCI has recommended my name. It felt very good when...
  • IPL 2015: Delhi Daredevils skipper JP Duminy backs struggling Yuvraj Singh Yesterday

    New Delhi: The costliest buy this season, Yuvraj Singh has not set the IPL ablaze the way he was expected to but his Delhi Daredevils captain JP Duminy has backed the star player to come good in the later stages of the T20 league. Yuvraj, bought for Rs. 16 crore, has...
  • IPL 8: Planned to get wickets early, says Varun Aaron Yesterday

    New Delhi: Awarded man of the match for his excellent bowling, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) pacer Varun Aaron on Sunday said his team had set a target to take early wickets and everything went as planned in their Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter against Delhi Daredevils. With RCB pacers Mitchell Starc...
  • IPL 8: We are playing the most balanced side, feels RCB skipper Virat Kohli Yesterday

    New Delhi: After a thumping 10-wicket win over Delhi Daredevils, Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) skipper Virat Kohli on Sunday said the current RCB squad was the most balanced one in terms of both batting and bowling. RCB pacers Mitchell Starc (3/20), Varun Aaron (2/24) and David Wiese (2/18) bowled their hearts...
  • IPL 8: Outplayed in all departments, says Daredevils skipper JP Duminy Yesterday

    New Delhi: After their humiliating 10-wicket loss to Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in their Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter, Delhi Daredevils skipper J.P. Duminy on Sunday said it was a tough day for the team as they were outplayed in all departments. RCB pacer Mitchell Starc was clinical, finishing with superb...
  • IPL 8: Lasith Malinga fined five percent of match fee Yesterday

    Mumbai: Lasith Malinga of Mumbai Indians was on Sunday fined five percent of his match fee for breaching the Indian Premier League (IPL) Code of Conduct during the match against Sunrisers Hyderabad at the Wankhede Stadium on Saturday. According to a release from the Board of Control for Cricket in India...
  • IPL 8: Battle of laggards as Punjab square off against Hyderabad Yesterday

    Mohali: Placed in the bottom half of the points table, both Kings XI Punjab and SunRisers Hyderabad would be looking to get out of the rut when they clash in an IPL cricket match on Monday. While Punjab are lying last with four losses from six matches, Hyderabad are slightly ahead...
  • IPL 8: Clinical Royal Challengers Bangalore demolish Delhi Daredevils by 10 wickets Yesterday

    New Delhi: An incisive display of pace bowling by Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) helped them beat hosts Delhi Daredevils by 10 wickets in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the Ferozeshah Kotla on Sunday. RCB bowled out the home team for a mere 95 runs in 18.2 overs and then...
  • IPL 8: Tickets for KKR v RR rained out game to be refunded Yesterday

    Kolkata: The spectators who purchased priced tickets for Sunday's IPL match between Kolkata Night Riders and Rajasthan Royals, that was rained out, would be provided refund, the KKR announced. "Patrons who have a valid priced purchased ticket for the cancelled game will be refunded by KKR," the franchise said in a...
  • IPL 8: Kolkata, Rajasthan share points as the match at Eden Gardens gets abandoned 2 days ago

    Kolkata: Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders' home match against Rajasthan Royals was abandoned at Eden Gardens without a ball being bowled because of heavy rain and thunderstorm on Sunday. Field umpires Richard Illingworth and Rajesh Deshpande took the final call after their fourth inspection at 6.50pm as the home and visiting...
  • KKR name Ankit Keshri as 16th member; to give his family Rs 10 lakh 2 days ago

    Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders showed on Sunday a noble gesture by including the deceased cricketer Ankit Keshri as the 16th member of their side in an IPL T20 cricket match against Rajasthan Royals at Eden Gardens. The home side will hand over a cheque of Rs 10 lakh to the Ankit's...