Indian Premier League & IPL

Richardson, Watson bowl Royal Challengers Bangalore to hard-fought victory

Kane Richardson and Shane Watson held their nerve in the death overs as Royal Challengers Bangalore defended 185 to defeat Rising Pune Supergiants by 13 runs in the 16th match of the Indian Premier League in Pune.
22 April 2016

Royal Challengers Bangalore pick Tabraiz Shamsi to replace injured Samuel Badree

The Royal Challengers Bangalore franchise of the Indian Premier League has opted to replace the injured Samuel Badree with left-arm chinaman bowler Tabraiz Shamsi from South Africa.
21 April 2016

Bhuvneshwar Kumar, David Warner decimate Gujarat Lions

David Warner and Shikhar Dhawan helped Sunrisers Hyderabad chase down a target of 136 runs in 14.5 overs, inflicting a massive 10-wicket defeat on Gujarat Lions in the 15th match of the Indian Premier League in Rajkot.
21 April 2016

talkSPORT 2 secures IPL broadcast rights

After launching with live coverage of the ICC World Twenty20 2016, talkSPORT 2 has secured live rights to commentary of the Indian Premier League for the 2016 and 2017 season.
21 April 2016

Batting chemistry between me and Gambhir is fantastic - Robin Uthappa

Kolkata Knight Riders wicket-keeper batsman Robin Uthappa has praised the batting chemistry he shares with his captain and opening partner Gautam Gambhir.
21 April 2016

Rohit, Pollard deliver much needed win for Mumbai Indians

A fluent fifty from Rohit Sharma and belligerent cameos from Kieron Pollard and Jos Buttler delivered a much needed six-wicket win for Mumbai Indians against Royal Challengers Bangalore as they chased down a target of 171 runs in 18 overs in the 14th match of the Indian Premier League in Mumbai.
20 April 2016

Barinder Sran lands fine for inappropriate behaviour

Indian fast bowler Barinder Sran has been handed a 10 percent fine for inappropriate behaviour while playing for the Sunrisers Hyderabad against Mumbai Indians during their Indian Premier League encounter.
19 April 2016

Dominant Kolkata Knight Riders top points table with emphatic win

A solid 82-run opening stand between Robin Uthappa and Gautam Gambhir capped off a dominant six-wicket win in a chase of 139 runs as Kolkata Knight Riders defeated Kings XI Punjab in Mohali to climb to the top of the points table in the Indian Premier League.
19 April 2016

John Hastings to miss rest of IPL with an ankle injury

Kolkata Knight Riders will miss the services of the Australian all-rounder John Hastings, who has been ruled out of the remainder of the Indian Premier League due to an ankle injury.
19 April 2016

Dwayne Bravo receives official reprimand for displaying dissent

West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo has been handed an official reprimand for showing dissent at the umpire's decision while batting for the Gujarat Lions against Mumbai Indians in the ongoing Indian Premier League.
18 April 2016

Knee injury rules Lasith Malinga out of IPL

Sri Lankan speedster Lasith Malinga will not take any part in the ongoing Indian Premier League after undergoing a medical assessment with the Mumbai Indians franchise.
18 April 2016

Quinton de Kock ton flattens Royal Challengers Bangalore

Quinton de Kock smashed his third Twenty20 century while Karun Nair scored a fluent fifty as Delhi Daredevils chased down 192 runs in 19.1 overs to secure a seven-wicket win against Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 11th match of the Indian Premier League in Bangalore.
17 April 2016

All-round Kings XI Punjab cruise to their first win of the season

Kings XI Punjab cruised to their first win of the season after fifties from Manan Vohra and Murali Vijay set up the chase of 153 runs while Glenn Maxwell’s cameo lent the finishing touches as the Rising Pune Supergiants were handed a six-wicket defeat in the 10th game of the Indian Premier League in Mohali.
17 April 2016

Gambhir masterclass sinks Sunrisers Hyderabad

A classy unbeaten knock of 90 runs from Gautam Gambhir led the way for Kolkata Knight Riders as they chased down a target of 143 runs in 18.2 overs to secure a comfortable eight-wicket win against Sunrisers Hyderabad in the eighth match of the Indian Premier League in Hyderabad.
16 April 2016

Rising Pune Supergiants opt for Visakhapatnam as alternate home venue

The Rising Pune Supergiants franchise in the Indian Premier League has opted to pick Visakhapatnam as their alternate home venue after the Bombay High Court ordered the tournament to be shifted out of Maharashtra.
16 April 2016

Amit Mishra magic stuns Kings XI Punjab

Amit Mishra picked a stunning four-wicket haul in his 100th Indian Premier League game to restrict Kings XI Punjab to 111 for nine following which Quinton de Kock scored a steady fifty as the Delhi Daredevils recorded a comprehensive eight-wicket victory in the seventh game at the Feroz Shah Kotla.
15 April 2016

BCCI decides to shift IPL games out of Maharashtra

The Board of Control for Cricket in India has decided to abide by the Bombay High Court’s directive to shift the Indian Premier League matches out of Maharashtra.
15 April 2016

Finch, McCullum outclass Rising Pune Supergiants with superlative batting

Aaron Finch and Brendon McCullum were at their attacking best as Gujarat Lions managed to complete a comfortable seven-wicket victory against Rising Pune Supergiants by chasing down a target of 164 runs in 18 overs in the sixth match of the Indian Premier League in Rajkot.
14 April 2016

Mumbai Indians call up Martin Guptill to replace Lendl Simmons

The Mumbai Indians franchise in the Indian Premier League has decided to call up New Zealand's Martin Guptill in the place of Lendl Simmons, who has been ruled out the tournament with a back injury.
14 April 2016

Bombay High Court moves IPL out of Maharashtra after 30th April

The Bombay High Court has ruled that all the Indian Premier League matches held in the state of Maharashtra must be moved out due to the ongoing severe drought situation in the state.
14 April 2016