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  • IPL 2015: Title holders Kolkata look for consistency against Punjab 3 hours 17 minutes ago

    Pune: Their campaign off to a sedate start, defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders would look to return to winning ways when they take on a dangerous Kings XI Punjab in their next Indian Premier League match, on Saturday. The Gautam Gambhir-led Kolkata side had a mixed outing in the T20 tournament...
  • IPL 2015: Bowlers win matches in T20, says Ashish Nehra 4 hours 13 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Twenty20 cricket may be regarded as a batsmen's game, but Chennai Super Kings pacer Ashish Nehra believes it is the bowlers who win matches in the format. "It is a batsman's game, but I still believe bowlers are the ones who win you matches," Nehra said after bagging the Man-of-the-Match...
  • IPL 8: MS Dhoni praises bowlers for win against Mumbai Indians 4 hours 45 minutes ago

    Mumbai: On a high after having won all three games so far, Chennai Super Kings skipper MS Dhoni praised his bowlers for doing well upfront, to reduce Mumbai Indians to 12 for 3 inside four overs in the Indian Premier League match on Friday. "The reason we loved to bowl was...
  • IPL 8: Dwayne Smith, Brendon McCullum fire CSK to third straight win 14 hours 42 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Openers Dwayne Smith and Brendon McCullum shared a breathtaking 109-run stand off 44 balls as Chennai Super Kings outplayed Mumbai Indians by six wickets for their third straight win in the IPL 8 on Friday. Mumbai Indians recovered from a poor start to post a competitive 183 for seven but...
  • Rohit Sharma should open the batting for Mumbai Indians 16 hours 3 minutes ago

    Rohit Sharma and Lendl Simmons should open the batting for Mumbai Indians when they look to get back to winning ways in this year's IPL against Chennai Super Kings. ...
  • As it happened: Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings, IPL 8, Match 12 19 hours 22 minutes ago

    (For Live blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Off to a disastrous start with three successive defeats, Mumbai Indians will have their task cut out when they lock horns with two-time title winners and in-form Chennai Super Kings. The home team, which has lost all three matches they played...
  • IPL 8: Mumbai Indians face daunting task against formidable CSK Yesterday

    Mumbai: Off to a disastrous start with three successive defeats, Mumbai Indians will have their task cut out when they lock horns with two-time title winners and in-form Chennai Super Kings in their Indian Premier league match on Friday. The home team, which has lost all three matches it played so...
  • IPL 8: Rohit Sharma to continue to bat at No.4 for Mumbai Indians Yesterday

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indian skipper Rohit Sharma on Thursday said he wants to continue batting at number four to keep the balance and combination of the team right. Against Rajasthan Royals on Tuesday, Rohit came in to bat at four but got out without scoring. "Looking at the balance and combination of...
  • IPL 8: 'Mumbai Indians looking for Finch's replacement' Yesterday

    Mumbai: After confirming the news of injured Aaron Finch being ruled out of the Indian Premier League (IPL), Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma on Thursday said his team is looking for a suitable replacement but no one has been finalised yet. "Yes, Finch is ruled out of the IPL 2015. We...
  • 'Fit' Gautam Gambhir set to join KKR teammates in Pune Yesterday

    Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) skipper Gautam Gambhir is set to join his team in Pune for the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) fixture against Kings XI Punjab on Saturday after being down with fever and a stomach bug for several days. "Ah, recovering well. Thanks for ur wishes they mean...
  • IPL 8: CSK have to play really well against MI, says Stephen Fleming Yesterday

    Mumbai: Notwithstanding Mumbai Indians' poor start in this IPL season, Chennai Super Kings head coach Stephen Fleming is wary of the home team's capabilities and insists that the visitors, who are unbeaten so far, have not lowered their guard for Friday's game. "Some of our players have had very good success...
  • IPL 8: Yuvraj, Mayank end Delhi Daredevils' 11-match losing streak 2 days ago

    Opener Mayank Aggarwal and Yuvraj Singh struck half centuries as Delhi Daredevils snapped their 11-match losing streak in the IPL cricket tournament by beating Kings XI Punjab by five wickets here today. Chasing a challenging 166 for a win, Aggarwal (68) and Yuvraj (55) shared 106 runs for the third wicket...
  • IPL 8: Delhi Daredevils eye first win against Kings XI Punjab 2 days ago

    Delhi Daredevils take on Kings XI Punjab in the Indian Premier League match and DD will be hoping to open their account in IPL 8. ...
  • Sandeep Sharma: Kings XI Punjab's rising star 2 days ago

    Kings XI Punjab pacer Sandeep Sharma told CNN-IBN that he is happy with his performance in the IPL 8 so far and wants Punjab to continue good run. ...
  • As it happened: KXIP vs DD, IPL 8, Match 10 2 days ago

    After losing their opening encounter to Chennai Super Kings by a mere run, the Jean-Paul Duminy-led side was undone by Rajasthan Royals by 3 wickets in their backyard at the Feroz Shah Kotla and their winless run was stretched to 11 games for over two seasons in the cash-rich league. It's...
  • IPL 8: KXIP don't just rely on Maxwell and Miller, says Joe Dawes 3 days ago

    Pune: Kings XI Punjab's batting riches have left the team in a slight quandary, if Joe Dawes, the team's bowling coach, is to be believed. M Vijay and Virender Sehwag, the openers, followed by Wriddhiman Saha, Glenn Maxwell, David Miller and George Bailey, the captain, form the core of Punjab's batting...
  • IPL 8: Delhi Daredevils look to end losing streak against Kings XI Punjab 3 days ago

    Pune: Still searching for a win in IPL 8 after two near misses, Delhi Daredevils take on an upbeat Kings XI Punjab in their third game of the tournament on Wednesday. After losing their opening encounter to Chennai Super Kings by a mere run, the Jean-Paul Duminy-led side was undone by...
  • IPL 8: Preparing for out-of-the-blue situations helps, says Karanveer 3 days ago

    Chandigarh: Kings XI Punjab leg-spinner Karanveer Singh says preparing for 'out-of-the-blue' situations helped the team survive the onslaught of Harbhajan Singh in their last IPL match against Mumbai Indians. "Yes, it is true that if Mumbai Indians had one more over to go, results may have changed in their favour. But...
  • IPL 8: Lucky to play alongside a legend like Sehwag, says Glenn Maxwell 4 days ago

    New Delhi: There aren't too many better exponents of explosive batting in shortest version than Glenn Maxwell but on his own admission, the Australian all-rounder feels that he is lucky to be playing alongside Kings XI Punjab team-mate Virender Sehwag in the Indian Premier League. Maxwell, who starred in his first...
  • IPL 8: Mitchell Johnson feels pacers can take KXIP all the way 5 days ago

    Mitchell Johnson took two crucial wickets as Kings XI Punjab beat Mumbai Indians by 18 runs in their IPL8 match at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Sunday. Punjab pacers swung the new ball prodigiously to land decisive blows. None of Mumbai batsmen were able to cope up against some...
  • IPL 8: Tried my best but couldn't finish the game, says Harbhajan 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians went down by 18 runs in a bizarre batting display against Kings XI Punjab in their Pepsi IPL 2015 encounter at the Wankhede stadium in Mumbai on Sunday (April 12). Given Mumbai's rickety start - they were 25 for 4 at one stage - a convincing thrashing loomed...
  • IPL 8: George Bailey wants Kings XI Punjab to be consistent 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Kings XI Punjab captain George Bailey on Sunday said that his side were the deserved winners in their IPL cricket match against Mumbai Indians though Harbhajan Singh's blinder of an innings gave them some anxious moments. "It got a little hairy there at the end. T20, that is what happens....
  • IPL 8: Rohit Sharma blames batsmen for Mumbai's loss to KXIP 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Succumbing to their second straight defeat in the Indian Premier League, Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma on Sunday said his batsmen got out to poor shots against the Kings XI Punjab here. Kings XI won the game by 18 runs at the Wankhede stadium. "I thought we lost it in...
  • IPL 8: Harbhajan's 64 off 24 in vain as Kings XI Punjab beat Mumbai Indians by 18 runs 5 days ago

    Harbhajan Singh played a blinder of an innings to single-handedly take Mumbai Indians to striking distance of a dramatic victory with a stunning 24-ball 64 before his side lost their IPL match against Kings XI Punjab by 18 runs in an exciting contest on Sunday. The out of favour India player,...
  • IPL 8: Sachin Tendulkar gets the most cheers at Wankhede 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Sachin Tendulkar may have hung up his bat about 17 months back, but the cheers that he received from a sea of fans at the Wankhede stadium on Sunday showed the aura around the little master has not faded a bit. While cheers for those in the playing eleven is...
  • As it happened: Mumbai Indians vs Kings XI Punjab, IPL 8, Match 7 5 days ago

    for LIVE blog, scroll down to bottom of the page. Former champions Mumbai Indians take on last year's runners-up Kings XI Punjab at the Wankhede Stadium in an IPL match in a game that promises plenty of action while offering a chance for both teams to get into winning ways after...
  • IPL 8: Mumbai Indians take on Kings XI Punjab in battle of first-game losers 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Former champions Mumbai Indians take on last year's runners-up Kings XI Punjab at the Wankhede Stadium in an IPL match here on Sunday in a game that promises plenty of action while offering a chance for both teams to get into winning ways after losses in their lung-openers. While MI...