Indian Premier League

Belligerent Yusuf Pathan demolishes Royal Challengers Bangalore

Yusuf Pathan's unbeaten cameo helped Kolkata Knight Riders plunder 81 runs from the last six overs as they chased down a target of 186 runs in 19.1 overs to secure a five-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 30th match of the Indian Premier League in Bangalore.
2 May 2016

Rising Pune Supergiants draft George Bailey as Faf du Plessis replacement

Australian batsman George Bailey has been picked by Rising Pune Supergiants as the replacement for the injured South African cricketer Faf du Plessis, who was earlier ruled out of the Indian Premier League due to a finger injury.
2 May 2016

Back injury forces Shaun Marsh to return home from IPL

Australian batsman Shaun Marsh is the latest player in the Indian Premier League to be ruled out due to injury and he is set to miss the remainder of the campaign for Kings XI Punjab with a back injury.
2 May 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Jasprit Bumrah

For picking six wickets from three games at an economy of 7.40 and leading the Mumbai Indians' revival in the Indian Premier League tournament, Jasprit Bumrah is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
2 May 2016

Steven Smith ruled out of IPL with a wrist injury

The Rising Pune Supergiants franchise have been dealt yet another injury blow in the ongoing Indian Premier League as Australian skipper Steven Smith is set to return home with a wrist injury.
2 May 2016

Rohit Sharma powers Mumbai Indians to the second spot

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.
1 May 2016

Axar Patel hat-trick sets up crucial win for Kings XI Punjab

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.
1 May 2016

Side strain ends Mitchell Marsh's IPL campaign

Australian all-rounder Mitchell Marsh, who is currently a part of the Rising Pune Supergiants team in the ongoing Indian Premier League is set to return home after picking up a side strain.
1 May 2016

Amit Mishra reprimanded for using inappropriate language

Delhi Daredevils leg-spinner Amit Mishra has been reprimanded by the match referee for using inappropriate language during the encounter against Kolkata Knight Riders in the ongoing Indian Premier League.
1 May 2016

Sunrisers Hyderabad dominate as Warner leads from front again

Backed by a dominant batting display powered by a 92 from David Warner and a fifty from Kane Williamson, Sunrisers Hyderabad posted 194 for five after which the bowlers secured a 15-run win over Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 27th Match of the Indian Premier League in Hyderabad.
30 April 2016

All-round Delhi Daredevils vault to second spot with 27-run win

Fifties from Karun Nair and Sam Billings and an all-round effort from Carlos Brathwaite helped Delhi Daredevils post a total of 186 runs and then they went on to bowl Kolkata Knight Riders out for 159 runs to secure a 27-run victory in the 26th match of the Indian Premier League in Delhi.
30 April 2016

Murali Vijay replaces David Miller as Kings XI Punjab captain

The Kings XI Punjab franchise in the Indian Premier League have decided to replace David Miller as captain and have selected Murali Vijay to lead the side in the remainder of the tournament.
30 April 2016

Visakhapatnam to be home venue for Mumbai Indians, Rising Pune Supergiants

The Mumbai Indians and the Rising Pune Supergiants franchises in the Indian Premier League will play the rest of their home games in Visakhapatnam after 1st May.
30 April 2016

Steven Smith century goes in vain as Gujarat Lions snatch thrilling win

Steven Smith's maiden Twenty20 century went in vain as Gujarat Lions held their nerve in a thrilling chase of 196 runs to secure a nail-biting three-wicket win over Rising Pune Supergiants in the 25th match of the Indian Premier League in Pune.
29 April 2016

IPL remains the number one Twenty20 tournament - Darren Gough

Former England pace bowler Darren Gough reckons that the Indian Premier League remains the number one Twenty20 tournament in the world.
29 April 2016

Rising Pune Supergiants sign Usman Khawaja after Faf du Plessis injury

Australian batsman Usman Khawaja has been signed as a replacement player by the Rising Pune Supergiants franchise in the Indian Premier League after Faf du Plessis was ruled out of the tournament due to injury.
29 April 2016

Rohit Sharma, Kieron Pollard decimate Kolkata Knight Riders

Rohit Sharma steered the ship with a fluent unbeaten 68 while Kieron Pollard smashed a 17-ball half-century as Mumbai Indians chased down a target of 175 runs in 18 overs to secure a six-wicket win against Kolkata Knight Riders in the 24th match of the Indian Premier League in Mumbai.
28 April 2016

Jerome Taylor replaces injured Lasith Malinga for Mumbai Indians

Mumbai Indians have included West Indies pace bowler Jerome Taylor as the replacement for the injured Sri Lankan speedster Lasith Malinga in the ongoing Indian Premier League.
28 April 2016

IPL 2016 - the story so far

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.
27 April 2016

Gujarat Lions survive Chris Morris onslaught to register a one-run win

Chris Morris smashed an unbeaten 32-ball knock of 82 runs in a chase of 173 but Gujarat Lions survived to secure a thrilling one-run victory against Delhi Daredevils in the 23rd match of the Indian Premier League at the Feroz Shah Kotla.
27 April 2016