Indian Premier League

IPL 2013: Gayle Force Too Much For Kolkata

Chris Gayle blasted Royal Challengers Bangalore to an eight-wicket victory over Kolkata Knight Riders as they registered their second straight Indian Premier League 2013 victory. After they fought back to restrict Kolkata to 154 for eight, Gayle smashed 85 not out in 50 balls to see the Challengers home with more than two overs to spare.
11 April 2013

IPL 2013: Hussey Gets Chennai Off The Mark

Chennai Super Kings proved that you can't keep a good team down, or not for long anyway, by beating Kings XI Punjab by 10 wickets to get off the mark in the Indian Premier League 2013 in Mohali. Kings XI Punjab started well but then faded badly to be bowled out for 138 and in reply Chennai closed on 139 without loss in 17.2 overs.
10 April 2013

IPL 2013: Mumbai Hand Delhi Third Straight Defeat

Mumbai Indians racked up the first score in excess of 200 in the Indian Premier League 2013 on their way to a 44-run thrashing of Delhi Daredevils at the Wankhede Stadium. Dinesh Karthik continued his fine run of form with a half-century and Rohit Sharma followed suit as Mumbai piled up 209 for five and then held Delhi to 165 for nine in reply.
9 April 2013

IPL 2013: Outstanding Kohli Too Good For Sunrisers

Virat Kohli blasted a new career-best of 93 not out to drive Royal Challengers Bangalore to a convincing seven-wicket win over Sunrisers Hyderabad in front of their home crowd. Sunrisers, through Cameron White and Thisara Perera, had reached a good total of 161 for six but with Kohli in sparkling form, Bangalore got home with 14 balls to spare.
9 April 2013

IPL 2013: Fast Bowlers Hand Rajasthan Another Win

The topsy-turvy start to the indian Premier League 2013 continued as unfancied Rajasthan Royals beat Kolkata Knight Riders by 19 runs in Jaipur. Brad Hodge scored an unbeaten 46 as the Royals made 144 for six but they then produced a fine bowling effort to dismiss the reigning champions for 125 in reply.
8 April 2013

IPL 2013 Podcast: Opening Stages Review

After seven matches of the 2013 Indian Premier League, John Pennington and Chetan Narula discuss the start of the tournament, which has seen outsiders Sunrisers Hyderabad hit the top of the table.
8 April 2013

IPL 2013: Hyderabad Go Top After Super Over Triumph

Dale Steyn didn't allow Chris Gayle to score 21 runs in the Super Over as Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Royal Challengers Bangalore at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Hyderabad. The hosts, thus, move to the top of the table with full points from two straight wins, while Bangalore suffered their first loss of the new IPL season.
7 April 2013

IPL 2013: Kings XI Off To A Flyer As Pune Flop

Kings XI Punjab made a winning start to the Indian Premier League 2013 with a crushing eight-wicket win over Pune Warriors, who have now not won in 11 IPL matches. They could only post a pathetic 99 for nine after winning the toss and choosing to bat and Kings XI raced to victory in 12.2 overs.
7 April 2013

IPL 2013: Pollard Outdoes Dhoni To End On Winning Side

Mumbai Indians beat the Chennai Super Kings by nine runs in their IPL match at Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. It was the first win for Mumbai in two games, even as Chennai lost their opening game. Chasing a par-score of 149 runs, Chennai lost their top order easily as Mumbai made good on the momentum provided by Kieron Pollard towards the end of their innings.
6 April 2013

IPL 2013: Dravid Leads Royals To Tight Win

In a tight chase, Rajasthan Royals beat Delhi Daredevils by five runs at the Feroz Shah Kotla in Delhi. It meant that the Royals started their 2013 IPL campaign with a win, but the Daredevils have now lost both their first two matches.
6 April 2013

IPL 2013: Sunrisers Defend 126 To Score Debut Win

The Sunrisers Hyderabad made a winning start to their Indian Premier League career with a 22-run win over Pune Warriors in a low-scoring match in front of their home fans. Batting first, the Sunrisers made what appeared to be a very modest score of 126 for six before dismissing Pune for just 104 in reply.
5 April 2013

IPL 2013: Chennai Super Kings Unveil New Merchandise Range

Chennai Super Kings, one of the nine competing teams of IPL & leading sports brand in India is all set for the new season of action packed IPL. The team is all geared up for IPL 6 with Captain Dhoni, Coach Stephen Fleming and his young brigade.
5 April 2013

IPL 2013: Vinay Kumar Bowls Bangalore To Victory

Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Mumbai Indians by two runs in the second game of the Indian Premier League 2013, beating Mumbai in Bangalore for the first time in five attempts. After Chris Gayle's 92 had helped Bangalore post a challenging 156 for five, Mumbai were in trouble before Dinesh Karthik struck a quickfire 60 but Ranganath Vinay Kumar took two wickets in the final over to seal the win for Bangalore.
4 April 2013

IPL 2013: Reigning Champions Kolkata Make Winning Start

The opening game of the 2013 Indian Premier League saw reigning champions Kolkata Knight Riders beginniing their campaign wih a ruthless six-wicket win over Delhi Daredevils in front of their home crowd. Daredevils were dismissed for just 128 after being put into bat and Kolkata overcame a few stumbles before closing on 129 for four in the penultimate over.
3 April 2013

As IPL Kicks Off, London Student Tour Of India Highlights Power Of Cricket

Following recent visits from figures from across the international political spectrum, from David Cameron to the Dalai Llama, the University of East London’s (UEL) cricket first team have been in Mumbai this week on an ambassadorial tour as part of the University’s Global Reach initiative, encouraging prospective Indian students to reconsider London as the place to study.
3 April 2013

Bookies Banking On IPL Cricket Betting Bonanza

William Hill are looking forward to the return of the Indian Premier League, which is now the biggest cricket event of the year. Despite the absence of Kevin Pietersen and Shane Warne, the bookies are predicting a huge betting event. As it stands Chennai Super Kings are the 4/1 favourites, followed by Kolkata, Mumbai & Bangalore at 5/1.
3 April 2013

IPL Twenty20 Stars Promote MCC Spirit Of Cricket

Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) and the Pepsi Indian Premier League (IPL) will combine for the sixth successive year to ensure that the 2013 IPL tournament is played in the right spirit. The sixth edition of the IPL starts today, when 2012 winners, Kolkata Knight Riders, host Delhi Daredevils at Eden Gardens.
3 April 2013

IPL 2013 - Team-By-Team Preview Podcasts

John Pennington and Chetan Narula preview the Indian Premier League 2013 by assessing each team's strengths and weaknesses, their key player and then making their predictions.
30 March 2013

IPL 2013 - Matches Rescheduled, Sri Lankans To Play

A number of Indian Premier League 2013 matches have been rescheduled to avoid clashes with assembly elections in Karnataka. Meanwhile, Sri Lanka players are set to be given the go-ahead to play in the tournament but will not feature in any matches in Chennai.
27 March 2013

IPL 2013 - Squads

Squads for the nine competing teams in the Indian Premier League 2013
27 March 2013


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