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  • 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...
  • As it happened: Delhi Daredevils vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL 8, Match 26 Yesterday

    (For live blog, scroll down to bottom of the page) High on confidence after convincing victories in their previous games, both Delhi Daredevils and Royal Challengers Bangalore will seek the winning momentum when they face off in the Indian Premier League. Delhi dispatched Mumbai Indians to end their nine-match losing streak at...
  • Wriddhiman Saha deserves to replace MS Dhoni in Tests, says Virat Kohli 2 days ago

    New Delhi: India's Test captain Virat Kohli feels that it will be difficult to replace someone like Mahendra Singh Dhoni but Wriddhiman Saha according to him "deserves" to don the big gloves for the national team for the "next five to six years". Asked about who according to him is ideal...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Love for IPL goes beyond geographical, regional boundaries 4 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...
  • IPL 8: Can Royal Challengers Bangalore return to winning ways? 5 days ago

    Under pressure after back-to-back defeats, RCB will be keen to regain the momentum, but would face an uphill task against the two-time champions Chennai. ...
  • As it happened: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Chennai Super Kings, IPL 8, Match 201 5 days ago

    For Live blog, scroll down to bottom of the page. Beaten in their respective last games, both Royal Challengers Bangalore and Chennai Super Kings will be hungry to prevail over each other in the battle of wits when they lock horns. CSK are placed second in the table with six points from...
  • IPL 2015: Sreenath Arvind replaces Adam Milne in RCB squad 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Karnataka left-arm pacer Sreenath Arvind has replaced injured Adam Milne in the Royal Challengers Bangalore squad for the ongoing Indian Premier League. The IPL Technical Committee approved the replacement after the New Zealand pacer was ruled out of season 8 due to a foot injury that the medium-pacer picked...
  • IPL 8: RCB have home advantage but hope CSK win, says Steve Rixon 6 days ago

    Bengaluru: Chennai Super Kings fielding coach Steve Rixon said the Royal Challengers Bangalore are a dangerous side on home turf but is confident of his team notching up a win against the former champions on Wednesday. "RCB will come back strongly as they have lost two games in their backyard. They...
  • IPL 8: Ravichandran Ashwin is an exceptional bowler, says Daniel Vettori 6 days ago

    Bengaluru: Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) head coach Daniel Vettori says Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin is an "exceptional" bowler. "He has been around for a long time and been successful. He is one guy who is always developing himself and updating his game to go with the new challenges. That is a...
  • Zaheer Khan likely to return against RCB: Pravin Amre 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Delhi Daredevils are expected to get a boost ahead of their IPL match against Royal Challengers Bangalore on Sunday with pacer Zaheer Khan likely to recover from his injury and make a comeback into the team, the side's assistant coach Praveen Amre has said. Zaheer has been struggling to...
  • IPL 8: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma fined for slow over rate 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Mumbai Indians (MI) skipper Rohit Sharma was fined Rs.12 lakh on Monday for his team's slow over rate during Sunday's Indian Premier League (IPL) match against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in Bengaluru. MI beat RCB by 18 runs to clinch their first victory of the tournament, following four consecutive defeats. According...
  • IPL 8: Unmukt Chand praises MI coach Ricky Ponting for support 1 week ago

    Bengaluru: Mumbai Indians batsman Unmukt Chand on Monday heaped praise on team coach Ricky Ponting saying "if he believes in you, he backs you to the hilt". Unmukt played a match-winning knock (58 off 38 balls) against Royal Challengers Bangalore on Sunday to steer his team to an 18-run victory, their...
  • IPL 2015: RCB have a lot of things to look at, says Virat Kohli 1 week ago

    Bangalore: Slipping to their second defeat in three matches, Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli on Sunday said that his team needed to work on lot of areas including bowling, approach to batting and conceding too many extras. Kohli, however, was full of praise for AB de Villiers and David Wiese...
  • Mumbai Indians beat RCB by 18 runs to register their first win in IPL 8 April 19, 2015

    Bengaluru: Mumbai Indians produced a clinical performance to beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 18 runs in a high-scoring affair and register their maiden win in the IPL 2015. Sent into bat, Lendl Simmons and Unmukt Chand first smashed strokeful half-centuries to power Mumbai Indians to an imposing 209 for seven and...
  • IPL 8: Rossouw trying to break into star-studded RCB line-up April 18, 2015

    Bangalore: Rilee Rossouw and Virat Kohli first crossed paths seven years ago, at the Under-19 World Cup final in Kuala Lumpur. Both batsmen were talked up as future batting mainstays, and the man who mentored them early in their careers, Ray Jennings, often spoke in admiration at the talent at...
  • IPL 8: Yuzvendra Chahal relishing his spell under captain Virat Kohli April 17, 2015

    Royal Challengers Bangalore have had a mixed start to their IPL 2015 campaign, bearding Kolkata Knight Riders in their own den before being spanked by Sunrisers Hyderabad at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium, their Bangalore bastion. In the absence of Mitchell Starc and Adam Milne, both recovering from injuries, Bangalore's bowling has...
  • IPL 8: Clinical Sunrisers Hyderabad sink Royal Challengers Bangalore by 8 wickets April 13, 2015

    Skipper David Warner blasted a 27-ball 57 to help Sunrisers Hyderabad notch their first success in two outings with an eight-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore in the eight season of Indian Premier League on Monday. Warner and fellow-opener Shikhar Dhawan (50 not out) put on 82 runs in 7.2 overs...
  • IPL 8: Javagal Srinath denies any complaint of Uthappa-Sarfaraz scuffle April 13, 2015

    Kolkata: IPL match referee Javagal Srinath on Monday denied receiving any complaint from Royal Challengers Bangalore after reports emerged of a scuffle between their player Sarfaraz Khan and Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Robin Uthappa post the game at Eden Gardens on Saturday. "Nothing of that sort has happened... I've not received...
  • As it happened: RCB vs SRH, IPL 8, Match 8 April 13, 2015

    (For Live blog, scroll down to the bottom of the page) Brief Preview: Riding high after beating defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders in their opening match, Royal Challengers Bangalore will look to exploit the home advantage when they take on Sunrisers Hyderabad in an IPL cricket match in Bengaluru on Monday....
  • IPL 8: KKR trump card Sunil Narine yet to sizzle with ball April 12, 2015

    Kolkata: Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) star spinner Sunil Narine, whose lethal deliveries brought down the best of batsmen in the previous editions of the Indian Premier League (IPL), is yet to pick up a single wicket even after two matches in the current edition of the Twenty-20 tournament. Narine remained wicketless...
  • IPL 8: Chris Gayle breaks all impact parameters April 12, 2015

    Chris Gayle was the highest impact batsman and player of the match for his 56-ball 96, which was also the highest score in the match and helped Royal Challengers Bangalore chase down Kolkata Knight Riders' 177 for 6 for a three-wicket win. Gayle also displayed the best ability to forge partnerships...
  • Indian Premier League: After the hype, a low-key debut for KC Cariappa April 12, 2015

    After Yuvraj Singh's Rs 16-crore auction purse, it was perhaps the unknown commodity KC Cariappa who was the talk of the town after the players' auction for IPL8 in February. On Saturday, the mystery spinner got the chance to show what he's got; however, it turned out to be a...
  • IPL 8: Chris Gayle showed why he is world class, says Virat Kohli April 12, 2015

    Kolkata: Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) skipper Virat Kohli said on Saturday that he regarded winning their Indian Premier League opener against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR)as one of their better wins. RCB struggled initially but edged past the KKR total of 177/6 with three wickets and an over to spare, courtesy a...
  • IPL 8: Chris Gayle dedicates match-winning knock to his mother April 12, 2015

    Kolkata: After playing another match-winning knock in the Indian Premier League, a visibly satisfied Chris Gayle "dedicated" his brutal 56-ball-96 to his mother, who was celebrating her birthday on Saturday. "I want to say Happy birthday to mum, hope she's watching and that was for you," a beaming Gayle said at...