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  • 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...
  • Rupee snaps two-day fall, recovers 8 paise against dollar at 63.48 Yesterday

    Mumbai: Snapping its two-day losing trend, the rupee on Monday recovered by 8 paise to close at 63.48 against the US dollar, after plunging to a 4-month intra-day low of 63.77, on fresh selling of the American currency by exporters and some banks. However, distinctly weak local equities, sustained capital outflows...
  • 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...
  • I-League: Royal Wahingdoh rally to hold Mumbai FC 1-1 Yesterday

    Shillong: Royal Wahingdoh FC rallied from a goal down to hold Mumbai FC 1-1 in their Round 17 Hero I-League encounter at the J N Stadium here on Sunday. With Sunday's draw, the visitors earned three points from their last three matches and 16 points from as many matches while Wahingdoh...
  • IPL 8: I asked Sachin Tendulkar for coaching session, says MI's McClenaghan 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians pacer Mitchell McClenaghan on Sunday said he asked legendary Sachin Tendulkar if he could give him a coaching session in the nets after wishing the maestro on his 42nd birthday on Friday. "I wished him happy birthday on Friday and asked Sachin if he could give me a...
  • IPL 8: Tom Moody rues SRH's disastrous batting display 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Sunrisers Hyderabad coach Tom Moody was scathing in the criticism of his batsmen, saying their chase of a modest 157 was "disastrous". "At the end of the day, that was a very bad loss for us. We bowled and fielded well apart from the wides that we bowled. Our bowlers...
  • IPL 8: Rohit Sharma praises Lasith Malinga, Mitchell McClenaghan after MI's win 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma was effusive in his praise for his bowlers, who defended a modest 157 against Sun Risers Hyderabad in an IPL cricket game on Saturday. "It was a brilliant bowling performance as defending 157 was not easy. The bowlers executed the plans superbly and as a...
  • IPL 8: Malinga, McClenaghan take Mumbai Indians to 20-run win over Sunrisers Hyderabad 2 days ago

    All the talk in the 30-minute period between the toss and the start of the match was about the prospect of Dale Steyn and Trent Boult bowling in tandem, after the latter was drafted into the Sunrisers Hyderabad side. Having both pacers in the XI strengthened Hyderabad's bowling and helped...
  • As it happened: Mumbai Indians vs Sunrisers Hyderabad, IPL 8, Match 23 3 days ago

    For LIVE Blog, scroll down to bottom of the page Having lost five of their six previous encounters, hosts Mumbai Indians will have their task cut out when they face a rejuvenated Sunrisers Hyderabad in an Indian Premier League (IPL) contest at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Saturday. After ending their...
  • Mumbai: Two policemen suspended for arguing over jurisdiction after rape of a 5-year-old 3 days ago

    Mumbai: In yet another shameful incident, a five-year-old girl was allegedly raped in Mumbai's Antop Hill on Friday. Two policemen have been suspended after the incident. The girl had been sent out to buy groceries. At midnight, she was found on the road crying and bleeding. CCTV footage shows the girl...
  • IPL 8: Struggling Mumbai Indians face resurgent Sunrisers Hyderabad 3 days ago

    Having lost five of their six previous encounters, hosts Mumbai Indians will have their task cut out when they face a rejuvenated Sunrisers Hyderabad in an Indian Premier League (IPL) contest at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai on Saturday. After ending their four-match losing streak in the ongoing season with 18-run...
  • IPL 8: Colin Munro replaces Josh Hazlewood in Mumbai Indians squad 4 days ago

    Mumbai: The Indian Premier League (IPL) technical committee has approved a replacement for Mumbai Indians' pacer Josh Hazlewood, a Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) release said on Friday. All-rounder Colin Munro will replace the Australian in the team, paving the way for the New Zealander's debut in the...
  • IPL 8: Lot of credit goes to Pravin Amre, says Shreyas Iyer 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Having played a pivotal role in Delhi Daredevils' thumping win against Mumbai Indians, young opener Shreyas Iyer credited the team's assistant coach Praveen Amre for his new-found success in the IPL cricket tournament. Iyer top-scored with a 56-ball 83, his innings laced with 7 fours and 5 sixes, to...
  • IPL 2015: Support staff not hampering chances, says Parthiv Patel 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Rebutting assertions that the large Mumbai Indians coaching entourage is hampering the team's chances in IPL, wicketkeeper Parthiv Patel said that the results may not be coming but the star-studded support staff gives players space and their inputs are valuable. The Rohit Sharma-led MI went down against Delhi Daredevils...
  • IPL 8: We failed to capitalise on the good start, says Rohit Sharma 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma on Thursday regretted at not capitalising on a good start provided by his openers as his team slumped to their fourth loss in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL). Chasing a target of 191 runs, Parthiv Patel and West Indies batsman Lendl Simmons got...
  • IPL 8: Clinical Delhi Daredevils sink Mumbai Indians by 37 runs to break home jinx 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Leg Spinner Imran Tahir returned with a three-wicket haul after skipper Jean-Paul Duminy and Shreyas Iyer's batting exploits as Delhi Daredevils ended a nine-match losing streak at home with a 37-run win over Mumbai Indians in their Indian Premier League match, here on Thursday. Chasing 191 for a win,...
  • Sachin Tendulkar welcomed with loud cheers at the Feroz Shah Kotla 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Sachin Tendulkar may have retired from cricket but he still rules the hearts of fans with chants of 'Sachin, Sachin' reverberating once again at the Feroz Shah Kotla as the chief mentor of Mumbai Indians side walked out before the start of the IPL game on Thursday night. A...
  • IPL 8: Delhi Daredevils take on struggling Mumbai Indians 4 days ago

    An inconsistent Delhi Daredevils will look to break the home jinx when they take on struggling Mumbai Indians in their sixth match of the IPL cricket tournament at Feroz Shah Kotla. ...
  • Love for IPL goes beyond geographical, regional boundaries 5 days ago

    Royal Challengers Bangalore had to wait for their second game of the Pepsi Indian Premier League 2015 to have their first game at home, and it was a team victorious in Kolkata who returned to the M Chinnaswamy Stadium to take on Sunrisers Hyderabad. What greeted the home team were a...
  • As it happened: Delhi Daredevils vs Mumbai Indians, IPL 8, Match 21 5 days ago

    (For Live Blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Brief Preview: An inconsistent Delhi will look to break the home jinx when they take on struggling Mumbai in their sixth match of the IPL. Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders on Monday inflicted a six-wicket loss on Delhi, handing them their...
  • Corey Anderson, Mohammed Shami out of IPL with injuries 5 days ago

    Corey Anderson was ruled out of the Indian Premier League 2015 on Thursday because of fractured finger on his left hand. He is expected to recover before New Zealand's tour of England in May. Mohammed Shami's IPL stint too officially ended on Wednesday, with a knee injury having kept him out...
  • IPL 2015: Sachin Tendulkar still in the mix of things for Mumbai Indians 5 days ago

    It has been almost one and half years since Sachin Tendulkar called it a day in international cricket and since then, it was only once that the world saw the maestro walk through the lane in the corridor of the pavillion with his pads on waiting for his chance to...
  • Are Mumbai Locals Disabled Friendly? 5 days ago

    Citizen Journalist Arjun Iyer highlights the challenges faced by specially abled people in the Mumbai local trains. Mihir Trivedi reports. ...
  • IPL 8: Inconsistent Delhi Daredevils take on struggling Mumbai Indians 5 days ago

    An inconsistent Delhi Daredevils will look to break the home jinx when they take on struggling Mumbai Indians in their sixth match of the IPL cricket tournament at Feroz Shah Kotla on Thursday. Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders on Monday inflicted a six-wicket loss on Delhi, handing them their ninth straight...
  • Headley writes memoir in prison on 26/11 Mumbai attacks, LeT 6 days ago

    New York: Pakistani-American LeT terrorist David Headley, serving 35 years for his role in the 26/11 Mumbai attacks, has written a memoir in prison detailing how Lashkar's "dedication" to the cause of the "liberation of Kashmir" inspired him to join the terror group. American public affairs Television programme 'Frontline' was...
  • Bal Thackeray was chronically ill since 2007, says his doctor 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Dr Jaleel Parkar, the personal physican of Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray, told the Bombay High Court on Tuesday that the late leader had been chronically ill since 2007 and a trained medical staff from Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai accompanied him whenever he went out. Parkar was being examined as...
  • Facing all round flak, Maharashtra drops Mumbai Development Plan 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Maharashtra government on Tuesday scrapped the controversial Mumbai Development Plan that could have shrunk the city's open spaces and led to increased congestion, in the face of stiff opposition from political parties and social activists. The decision to shelve the Development Plan 2034 was taken at a meeting of the...
  • Is Harbhajan Singh back to his best? 1 week ago

    The loop is back. He is not pushing it through. There is less frustration in his demeanour when hit for runs. The wicket column is densely populated. Does that all indicate Harbhajan Singh is still good for an India return? The wily Sardar celebrated his 100th IPL match with a Man-of-the-Match...