Rohit Sharma smashed an unbeaten 60-ball 85 and with handy contributions from the top order, Mumbai Indians chased a target of 160 runs in 18.3 overs and secured a massive eight-wicket win over the Rising Pune Supergiants in the 29th Match of the Indian Premier League in Pune.
Axar Patel took a four-wicket haul which included a hat-trick as Kings XI Punjab successfully defended a target of 155 runs and secured a 23-run victory over the table-toppers Gujarat Lions in the 28th match of the Indian Premier League in Rajkot.
The ninth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) has already given the fans and viewers plenty of reasons to cheer and celebrate. Here’s Mayukh Bhattacharya's summary of the highlights of the tournament so far.
It never seems to be out of fashion to proclaim the imminent death of some element of the game, usually Test cricket, but sometimes cricket in a country or region. A world cricket passport could stop it happening.
International stars from various women's teams including Meg Lanning, Suzie Bates, Stafanie Taylor and Ellyse Perry have signed up for the various franchises in the upcoming inaugural season of the Kia Super League.
As India prepare for their ICC World T20 showdown against Australia, former England international Matthew Hoggard thinks that the influence of "Captain Cool" MS Dhoni will help them prevail and reach the semi-finals.
Sri Lanka's World Cup-winning captain Arjuna Ranatunga admits he's not the biggest fan of Twenty20 cricket, but he reckons his 1996 World Cup side would have been pretty handy at the shortest format of the game.
We caught up with Surrey and Ireland wicket-keeper batsman Gary Wilson, who took time out from Ireland's tour of Australia, to chat with us about all things cricket as well as golf and his partnership with SF Stanford.