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  • Wriddhiman Saha deserves to replace MS Dhoni in Tests, says Virat Kohli 1 hour 17 minutes 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...
  • IPL 8: Mitchell Starc heaps praise on RCB for perfect performance against RR 9 hours 21 minutes 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 10 hours 33 minutes 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 10 hours 53 minutes 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 21 hours 21 minutes 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...
  • David Warner hoping Sunrisers Hyderabad continue good form 23 hours 45 minutes ago

    David Warner is happy that his family is around during IPL season and hopes SRH win over KKR is the turning point of their season. ...
  • IPL 8: RR favourites against laggards RCB Yesterday

    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 Yesterday

    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...
  • IPL 8: Big IPL buys Yuvraj Singh, Dinesh Karthik struggling to get going Yesterday

    Mumbai: Two players, who were bought for big money at the Indian Premier League auction are struggling to justify the huge amount spent on them for the eighth edition of the hugely popular Twenty20 tournament. India's 2011 World Cup winning hero Yuvraj Singh and discarded stumper Dinesh Karthik were the biggest...
  • IPL 8: Table-toppers RR favourites against laggards RCB Yesterday

    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...
  • Love for IPL goes beyond geographical, regional boundaries 2 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...
  • Chris Gayle's absence against CSK surprised many 2 days ago

    "I was surprised when Chris (Gayle) was not playing, but Virat (Kohli) is a guy who always thinks positively for the team. The other guy, (Rilee) Rossouw, has played many good knocks for South Africa. But still I would say they didn't start well in the first six overs. The...
  • IPL 8: I enjoyed taking Dhoni bhai's wicket, says Yuzvendra Chahal 2 days ago

    Royal Challengers Bangalore have not had the best of tournaments so far and with the likes of Virat Kohli, Chris Gayle and AB de Villiers in the squad it is just a bit more than disappointing to see them languishing at the bottom of the table. While the match between Royal...
  • IPL 8: Getting AB de Villiers early was the turning point, says Suresh Raina 2 days ago

    Bengaluru: Chennai Super Kings batsman Suresh Raina said dismissing South African swashbuckler AB de Villiers early proved to be the decisive turning point in his side's 27-run victory over Royal Challengers Bangalore in the IPL match. Chasing 182, RCB ended 154 for 8 in their 20 overs last night. "Definitely. I think...
  • IPL 8: Nehra, Raina take Chennai to 27-run win over Bangalore 2 days ago

    Veteran Ashish Nehra dished out a brilliant spell of pace bowling after Suresh Raina's batting heroics as Chennai Super Kings recorded a comfortable 27-run victory over Royal Challengers Bangalore in their IPL cricket match on Wednesday. Put into bat, Raina smashed a blistering 32-ball 62 to help Chennai post a challenging...
  • As it happened: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Chennai Super Kings, IPL 8, Match 201 3 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 3 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: Mitchell Starc joins RCB after injury layoff 3 days ago

    Royal Challengers Bangalore will be buoyed by the return of Mitchell Starc, who is expected to be a part of the playing XI against Chennai Super Kings. ...
  • May Mitchell Starc help Royal Challengers Bangalore 3 days ago

    Full. Inswinger. How did that miss the stumps? Full. Batsman charges out. No connection. Full. Inswinger. A centimetre more inside than Ball 1. Stumps clattered. Boom. The last time Mitchell Starc was on a cricket field, he struck Australia's most decisive blow, in his career's biggest match, at a packed Melbourne...
  • RCB to face CSK in a high-voltage IPL encounter 3 days ago

    Bangalore: 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 in an Indian Premier League match on Wednesday. The Super Kings are placed second in the table with six...
  • IPL 8: Excited to play some cricket again, says Mitchell Starc 3 days ago

    Royal Challengers Bangalore's new-ball troubles in the Pepsi Indian Premier League 2015 have been well documented. The scores posted in the first six overs by Kolkata Knight Riders, Sunrisers Hyderabad and Mumbai Indians - 53 for no loss, 65 for no loss and 48 for 1 respectively - don't paint...
  • IPL 8: RCB have home advantage but hope CSK win, says Steve Rixon 4 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 4 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 4 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 5 days 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 5 days 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 8: Mitchell Starc could have made a difference, says David Weise 5 days ago

    Bengaluru: Royal Challengers Bangalore all-rounder David Weise on Monday said that the presence of injured Australian bowler Mitchell Starc could have made a difference had he played for them in their defeat against Mumbai Indians in an IPL cricket match. In absence of a top-class fast bowler, RCB conceded 210 runs...
  • IPL 2015: RCB have a lot of things to look at, says Virat Kohli 5 days 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...