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  • Yuvraj, Kohli enough to take RCB to IPL 7 title: Sandeep Warrier 15-04-2014 11:47 AM

    Kerala is fast becoming a state with a knack of producing promising cricketers. After young sensation Sanju Samson and stylish batsmen VA Jagadeesh and Sachin Baby, there is another name that's in the fast lane to success - Sandeep Warrier. The right-arm medium pacer, who made his first-class debut in...
  • IPL 7: RCB's hopes rest on top-heavy batting 14-04-2014 11:50 AM

    Home to some of the most destructive modern-day cricketers, the Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) have never been shy of spending money at the players' auction and have bagged the most sought after talents in their line-up throughout the previous six editions of the Indian Premier League (IPL). The franchise is...
  • RCB excite a lot of people in the IPL: Virat Kohli 14-04-2014 08:45 AM

    Virat Kohli is upbeat about Royal Challengers Bangalore's (RCB) chances at the Indian Premier League (IPL) that begins April 16, and he believes he has the team that can go all the way, saying: "Hopefully, this would be RCB's year." Kohli - who has been in scintillating form for India...
  • Virat Kohli confident of winning maiden title for RCB in IPL 7 13-04-2014 03:10 PM

    The critics might say that the Indian Premier League is adding to the players' burden in a packed international calendar but Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli on Sunday said the T20 event actually helps them relax and enjoy themselves. "The more we enjoy cricket, it will be that much...
  • Ashok Dinda can't wait anymore to don the RCB jersey at IPL 7 11-04-2014 08:35 AM

    Ashok Dinda, now a Royal Challenger in the Bangalore franchise of the Indian Premier League (IPL), will be playing under the future India captain Virat Kohli at RCB in IPL 7 and is focused on just performing well and doing it consistently. A spectacular show in the domestic circuit got...
  • India's greatest match-winner Yuvraj still worth crores: Gambhir 08-04-2014 07:39 PM

    New Delhi: Senior opener Gautam Gambhir says "had there been an IPL auction, he would have still gone" for Yuvraj Singh and called him India's "greatest match-winner" in limited overs cricket. "I don't think any cricketer has criticised Yuvraj. It is the media which has attacked him and we need...
  • Kingfisher Airlines employees urge Yuvraj Singh to refuse to play for RCB 14-02-2014 11:23 PM

    Yuvraj Singh became the top earner at the 2014 IPL Auction when he was sold for Rs. 14 crore to Royals Challengers Bangalore (RCB) - an Indian Premier League franchise owned by liquor baron Vijay Mallya, who also owns the controversy-ridden Kingfisher Airlines (KFA). According to India Today, the Kingfisher...
  • IPL Auction 2014: RCB spend their entire purse on the final day 13-02-2014 05:47 PM

    Going into the second day of the 2014 Players' Auction, Royals Challengers Bangalore didn't have much left in the bank and ended up spending whatever they had. The Vijay Mallya-owned franchise didn't go for any big name on the final day of the auction, when the maximum they paid for...
  • IPL Auction 2014: Purse remaining with each franchise after Day 1 12-02-2014 05:19 PM

    Flamboyant allrounder Yuvraj Singh was the surprise recipient of a windfall at the IPL players' auction, fetching a record bid of Rs 14 crore from the Royal Challengers Bangalore while Dinesh Karthik also clinched a mind-boggling Rs 12.5 crore purse from Delhi Daredevils here on Wednesday. With franchises spending big...
  • Players bought on day one of 2014 IPL Auction 12-02-2014 05:11 PM

    The first day of the 2014 IPL auction saw 70 players being bought between eight franchises who went on a spending spree, especially in the opening session of the day. Yuvraj Singh was the top-earner with Rs. 14 crore after Royal Challengers Bangalore successfully bid for him. Dinesh Karthik was...
  • Yuvraj wants to do the 'Gangnam' after bagging Rs. 14 crore at IPL auction 12-02-2014 02:11 PM

    A cash-rich Wednesday followed a happy Tuesday for Yuvraj Singh who, after being named in India's World T20 squad on Tuesday became the costliest player of the 2014 IPL, when Royal Challengers Bangalore paid a whopping Rs. 14 crore for him on the first day of the 2014 IPL Players'...
  • Virat Kohli wants Yuvraj Singh in the RCB dugout for IPL 7: report 16-01-2014 11:54 AM

    Yuvraj Singh and Virender Sehwag were two big names to miss out on IPL retention, but according to a report in The Times of India, Virat Kohli wants his franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) to bring Yuvraj into its fold. Yuvraj, who started his IPL career with a three-year stint...
  • IPL auction on February 12, salary cap for franchises Rs 60 cr 24-12-2013 03:54 PM

    New Delhi: The Governing Council of the Indian Premier League (IPL) on Tuesday announced the revised player/auction regulations for the 2014 to 2016 season, with eight franchises ready to rebuild their squads through fresh bidding - other than a maximum of five players they will be allowed to retain from...
  • IPL 6: RCB stay alive for play-offs winning 8-over slog match against CSK 18-05-2013 07:08 PM

    Royal Challengers Bangalore find themselves in a do-or-die situation after two back-to-back losses to Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab. Not only do they have to beat Chennai Super Kings handsomely on Saturday, but they need Sunrisers Hyderabad to lose their last match on Sunday. Follow the LIVE Blog...
  • Bangalore in must-win situation against CSK 18-05-2013 10:37 AM

    Bangalore: Royal Challengers Bangalore find themselves in a do-or-die situation after two back-to-back losses to Kolkata Knight Riders and Kings XI Punjab. Not only do they have to beat Chennai Super Kings handsomely on Saturday, but they need Sunrisers Hyderabad to lose their last match on Sunday. A seven-wicket loss...
  • IPL 6 play-offs: KKR, RCB, KXIP and Hyderabad chase final spot 14-05-2013 08:05 PM

    New Delhi: Royal Challengers Bangalore's seven-wicket loss to Kings XI Punjab in Bangalore on Tuesday has confirmed the progression of three teams into the IPL play-offs - Mumbai Indians, Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals. The three teams are tied on 20 point which leaves three teams chasing the final...
  • My beard is greying already, jokes Virat Kohli 11-05-2013 09:49 AM

    New Delhi: Royal Challengers Bangalore have had more close shaves than any other team in this edition of the Indian Premier League, and the last-over win over Delhi Daredevils on Friday was another one that made RCB skipper Virat Kohli nervous. "My beard's greying already," Kohli, 24, joked during the...
  • If it's in the arc, it's out of the park: that's David Miller 07-05-2013 10:37 AM

    After putting 190 on the board and reducing Kings XI Punjab to 64 for 4 halfway through their chase on Monday, Virat Kohli and Royal Challengers Bangalore almost had another win the bag and a foot in the play-offs door - until David Miller proved to be the giant killer....
  • IPL 6: RCB all set to seal play-off berth against Punjab 05-05-2013 08:42 PM

    Mohali: The door is closing down slowly and gradually for Kings XI Punjab as they seek their fifth win of the season against a top-favourite Royal Challengers Bangalore in match 51 of the IPL 6 at the PCA Stadium in Mohali on Monday. Punjab are still quite a distant away...
  • AB de Villiers: the other Chris Gayle in RCB 03-05-2013 10:41 AM

    "I do try and read the bowler's mind, premeditate a tad." Easier said than done, but AB de Villiers doesn't just say that; he does it as well for Royal Challengers Bangalore. A fifty off just 23 balls from his bat on Thursday sent Pune Warriors India into submission mode....
  • Pace bowlers have made CSK an even stronger team in 2013: James Alter 01-05-2013 05:06 PM

    How are the IPL 6 play-offs shaping up? Who are the players to watch out for as the league enters its decisive phase? Cricketnext and IBNLive sports editor Jamie Alter joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the matter. Q. Don't you think KKR have been very unlucky this time?...
  • As it happened: Rajasthan Royals vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, Game 40, IPL 6 29-04-2013 03:07 PM

    Live updates from Game 40 of IPL 6 between Rajasthan Royals and Royal Challengers Bangalore at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur. The centre of attraction for this 'Royal' encounter remain the two big hitters from both the sides - RCB's Chris Gayle and RR's Shane Watson. RCB have been...
  • As it happened: Mumbai v Bangalore, Game 37, IPL 6 27-04-2013 07:10 PM

    Live Updates from Game 37 of IPL 6 between Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. An all-round show my Mumbai Indians helped them beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 58 runs in a one-sided contest at the Wankhede Stadium on Saturday. With this win, Mumbai...
  • Star-studded Mumbai look to stop RCB juggernaut 26-04-2013 08:40 PM

    Mumbai: After thumping Pune Warriors India in what has been labelled as a 'massacre' by Chris Gayle, Royal Challengers Bangalore would look to extend their glorious run when they clash with the Mumbai Indians in Game 37 of IPL 6 on Saturday. RCB have quite simply been the team to...
  • Modest Gayle showers praise on team after one-man show 23-04-2013 10:24 PM

    Bangalore: After his breathtaking 66-ball 175 in the Indian Premier League here on Tuesday, Chris Gayle was modesty personified, preferring to highlight the contributions of his team-mates whose efforts paled in comparison to the Jamaican's record-breaking feat. "(Tillakaratne) Dilshan and A B (de Villiers) supported us really well. It was...
  • Chris Gayle breaks three T20 records with berserk century 23-04-2013 06:26 PM

    Bangalore: Royal Challengers Bangalore opener Chris Gayle on Tuesday broke a spate of Twenty20 records on Tuesday during his surreal 175 not out off just 66 balls against Pune Warriors at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium. Gayle's 175 is the highest score is now the fastest in Twenty20 cricket, breaking the...
  • As it happened: RCB v Pune, Game 31, IPL 6 23-04-2013 02:55 PM

    Chris Gayle struck the fastest century in cricket history on his way to 175* that helped Royal Challengers Bangalore post a record 263 and hammer Pune Warriors India by 130 runs. As a result, RCB consolidated their position on top of the leaderboard, while Pune continue to languish on the...
  • Super Over battles are not enjoyable: AB de Villiers 17-04-2013 11:50 AM

    Bangalore: The sixth season of the Indian Premier League saw another match decided in a Super Over on Tuesday when AB de Villiers' two late sixes helped Royal Challengers Bangalore pip Delhi Daredevils, but the South African says Super Overs are not enjoyable for players. "It might be entertaining for...
  • Vinay defends RP Singh, says Dhoni's knock hurt RCB 14-04-2013 04:34 PM

    Chennai: Royal Challengers Bangalore's medium pacer R Vinay Kumar has said that it was MS Dhoni's knock that took the game away from the visitors, paving the way for Chennai Super Kings' win in IPL 6 on Saturday. "Even though we bowled well, Dhoni's innings took the game away from...