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  • 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 Yesterday

    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 Yesterday

    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...
  • One girl killed in fresh tremors in Rajasthan Yesterday

    Jaipur: A minor girl was killed and seven children were injured when a hut collapsed on them at Roniza village in Bharatpur district as fresh tremors which hit parts of Rajasthan on Sunday. The tremors were felt in Jaipur and adjoining towns scaring people to come out of their houses, a...
  • As it happened: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Rajasthan Royals Yesterday

    (For Live blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders will be in a tight corner without their 'mystery spinner' Sunil Narine, reported for chucking, as they gear up to face Rajasthan Royals on Sunday. The Royals will also be keen to return to winning ways...
  • IPL 8: Life without Sunil Narine set to begin as Kolkata face tough Rajasthan 2 days ago

    Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders will be in a tight corner without their 'mystery spinner' Sunil Narine, reported for chucking, as they gear up to face Rajasthan Royals on Sunday. Narine, whose action has yet again come under scanner will undergo corrective measures at the ICC and BCCI accredited testing facility...
  • IPL 8: Kolkata-Rajasthan match on Sunday under weather threat 2 days ago

    Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders were forced to practice indoors on Saturday due to rain and thunderstorm in the city as defending champions' IPL contest against Rajasthan Royals on Sunday is also under the weather-threat. "I don't know about the forecast but if it's like this I cannot do much about it....
  • Ajinkya Rahane comes closest to technical perfection in IPL: Ajit Wadekar 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Former India captain Ajit Wadekar feels that Ajinkya Rahane is probably the one Indian batsman whose technique comes closest to what can be called perfect even in the slam-bang T20 IPL cricket. "In IPL, it is very difficult to see a technically correct batsman. But, the only person who comes...
  • One woman dead, 23 injured in stampede over water in Rajasthan 2 days ago

    Barmer: One woman has died while 23 others have been injured during stampede in Sani village on Indo-Pakistan border in Rajasthan. The stampede was triggered after people gathered to get water from a tanker. The village has not received any water from the past two weeks. Fourteen children are also among those...
  • IPL 8: Mitchell Starc heaps praise on RCB for perfect performance against RR 2 days ago

    Mitchell Starc has praised the bowling effort of the Royal Challengers Bangalore team after their win over league leaders Rajasthan Royals on Friday. Starc, picked up 3 for 22 and was named Man of the Match for his brilliant performance. After the match the pacer said that this was the...
  • IPL 2015: Rajasthan Royals coach blames batsmen for their loss to RCB 3 days ago

    Ahmedabad: After being defeated by the Royal Challengers Bangalore in a one-sided game, Rajasthan Royals coach Paddy Upton said his team was 30 runs short, as 170 on board could have been a good total against the rival team. "Our top order could not do well, some more runs on board...
  • IPL 8: Virat Kohli happy with RCB's performance against Rajasthan Royals 3 days ago

    Ahmedabad: RCB skipper Virat Kohli described his team's nine-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals as a "well-earned" and "timely" victory and hoped to carry forward the momentum in the remaining IPL matches. Royal Challengers Bangalore on Friday snapped their three-match losing streak with a much-needed win over table-toppers Rajasthan Royals and Kohli...
  • Royal Challengers Bangalore crush Rajasthan Royals for their second win in IPL 8 3 days ago

    Ahmedabad: Skipper Virat Kohli blasted his second successive fifty and pacer Mitchell Starc snapped three wickets as Royal Challengers Bangalore notched up a comprehensive nine-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals on Friday. Bangalore didn't put a foot wrong as they first dished out a disciplined bowling performance to restrict Rajasthan to 130...
  • IPL 8: RR favourites against laggards RCB 3 days ago

    Pushed to the bottom of the heap after three successive losses, it would take an extraordinary performance from Royal Challengers Bangalore to get the better of table-toppers Rajasthan Royals. ...
  • As it happened: Rajasthan Royals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL 8, Match 22 3 days ago

    For LIVE Blog, scroll down to bottom of the page Pushed to the bottom of the heap after three successive losses, it would take an extraordinary performance from Royal Challengers Bangalore to get the better of table-toppers Rajasthan Royals. With five wins from six matches, Rajasthan are sitting pretty at the top...
  • AAP's Sanjay Singh visits family of Gajendra Singh in Dausa, demands martyr status for him 3 days ago

    Dausa: After facing flak from all directions over the suicide of a farmer at its rally, the Aam Aadmi Party is in damage control mode. AAP leader Sanjay Singh on Friday visited Gajendra Singh's grieving family in Dausa, Rajasthan. The family has demanded a martyr status for Gajendra and also...
  • Dausa farmers face sheer apathy on the part of government and worse corruption 3 days ago

    Many farmers are victims of not just bad weather, what follows is sheer apathy on the part of government and worse- corruption. Crops of villagers of Dausa have been destroyed due to hail storms and unseasonal rainfall. ...
  • IPL 8: Table-toppers RR favourites against laggards RCB 4 days ago

    Ahmedabad: Pushed to the bottom of the heap after three successive losses, it would take an extraordinary performance from Royal Challengers Bangalore to get the better of table-toppers Rajasthan Royals when the two sides clash in an IPL match on Friday. With five wins from six matches, Rajasthan are sitting pretty...
  • IPL 8: Rajasthan Royals off-field endeavour 4 days ago

    Rajasthan Royals' players took time out from their busy schedule to spend time with school students. ...
  • BJP, AAP shed tears but skip last rites of farmer Gajendra Singh who committed suicide in Delhi 4 days ago

    Jaipur: The last rites of farmer Gajendra Singh who committed suicide at the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) rally on Wednesday in New Delhi were conducted at his native village in Dausa in Rajasthan in the presence of a large number of villagers but just a few politicians even as Parliament...
  • Gajendra Singh who committed suicide at AAP rally was not just a farmer 4 days ago

    Gajendra Singh, who committed suicide at the Aam Aadmi Party rally in Delhi was a resident of Dausa in Rajasthan. While there are reports that Singh was a farmer, he was not just a farmer but he was also an active social and political worker. He has even fought Rajasthan...
  • Super Over performances don't count in overall IPL stats 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Kings XI Punjab edged past table toppers Rajasthan Royals in a thrilling "Super Over" match in their Indian Premier League clash at Ahmedabad on tuesday night, but the individual displays in the tie-break don't count for overall statistics. A senior statistician with the BCCI told PTI that neither individual performances...
  • Monsoon to be below normal this year 5 days ago

    New Delhi: For the second successive year, Monsoon is likely to be below normal with parts of north-west and central India to be the most affected. "Monsoon will be 93 per cent of the Long Period Average (LPA) while 35 per cent probability of monsoon staying below normal has been predicted." "The...
  • IPL 2015: Fun to bowl the Super Over, says RR's Chris Morris 5 days ago

    Morris, who bowled the first Super Over of his career against Kings XI Punjab, said it was a fun experience. ...
  • Punjab: Crops on 2.94 lakh hectares damaged due to unseasonal rains 5 days ago

    Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Haryana were the worst hit states in the recent unseasonal rains and hailstorm and have sought over Rs 10,100 crore as relief from the Centre for the affected farmers. Other affected states are Maharashtra (9.89 lakh hectares), Madhya Pradesh (5.70), Punjab (2.94), Bihar (1.86), Gujarat (1.75),...
  • Shaun Marsh's big-bang return makes Kings XI Punjab 'a happy team' 5 days ago

    Shaun Marsh announced his arrival in this year's IPL with a brilliant 40-ball 65 that helped Kings XI Punjab trounce the former champions in a nail-biter that was decided in a Super Over. While speaking to iplT20.com, Marsh opened up and spoke about his match-winning knock. "It was fantastic to be back...
  • IPL 8: Watson and I complement each other very well, says Rahane 5 days ago

    Ajinkya Rahane's good run for Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League continued as he once again stitched a good opening stand with Shane Watson against a formidable Kings XI Punjab attack on Tuesday. The stand, however, was not enough for the Royals to go over the line but it...
  • Virender Sehwag credits Johnson, Axar Patel for win against RR 5 days ago

    Ahmedabad: After edging out Rajasthan Royals in a nail-biting IPL game, Kings XI Punjab captain Virender Sehwag credited local boy Axar Patel and Australian allrounder Mitchell Johnson for the victory. "It was a good game for us. Mitchell Johnson bowled and batted well, credit of the victory should go to Mitchell...
  • IPL 2015: Kings XI Punjab edge past Rajasthan Royals in Super Over 6 days ago

    In one of the most pulsating Super Over contests, a first in this edition of Indian Premier League cricket tournament, Kings XI Punjab edged out Rajasthan Royals to hand them their first defeat after five straight wins. After both teams were locked at 191, KXIP scored 15 as Shaun Marsh belted...