Indian Premier League

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

Usman Khawaja in line to replace Kevin Pietersen in IPL

Rising Pune Supergiants coach Stephen Fleming has confirmed that the franchise is looking to replace Kevin Pietersen with Australian batsman Usman Khawaja in the ongoing Indian Premier League.
27 April 2016

Dinda, Marsh revive Rising Pune Supergiants campaign with emphatic win

Ashok Dinda and Mitchell Marsh exhibited a fine display of swing bowling as Rising Pune Supergiants restricted Sunrisers Hyderabad to 118 for eight and later completed the chase as per Duckworth-Lewis-Stern method with seven wickets in hand in game 22 of the Indian Premier League in Hyderabad.
26 April 2016

Maxwell fined, Marsh reprimanded for code of conduct breach in IPL

Australian batsmen Glenn Maxwell and Shaun Marsh were handed sanctions for having violated the Indian Premier League code of conduct in their encounter against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Saturday.
26 April 2016

Parthiv, Rayudu ensure comfortable win for Mumbai Indians

A breezy 81 from Parthiv Patel and a quick-fire 65 from Ambati Rayudu combined with a disciplined performance from the fast bowlers gave Mumbai Indians a comfortable win as they defeated Kings XI Punjab by 25 runs in the 21st match of the Indian Premier League in Mohali.
25 April 2016

Royal Challengers Bangalore sign Chris Jordan

England pace bowler Chris Jordan is all set to join the action in the Indian Premier League after Royal Challengers Bangalore signed him as a replacement for the injured Australian speedster Mitchell Starc.
25 April 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - Virat Kohli

For scoring 213 runs from three matches in the Indian Premier League including a maiden Twenty20 century, Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
25 April 2016

Suryakumar Yadav hits crucial fifty in tense victory for Kolkata Knight Riders

A maiden fifty from Suryakumar Yadav was the defining knock for Kolkata Knight Riders as they chased down a target of 161 runs in 19.3 overs to claim a tense two-wicket victory over Rising Pune Supergiants in the 20th match of the Indian Premier League in Pune.
24 April 2016

Kohli century goes in vain as Gujarat top points table with close win

A maiden Twenty20 hundred from Virat Kohli went in vain as an all-round batting effort and an unbeaten fifty from Dinesh Karthik saw the Gujarat Lions chase down a target of 181 runs in 19.3 overs to secure a six-wicket win over the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 19th match of the Indian Premier League in Rajkot.
24 April 2016

Calf injury rules Kevin Pietersen out of IPL

Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen has been ruled out of the ongoing Indian Premier League after picking up a calf injury during the match against Royal Challengers Bangalore.
24 April 2016

Mustafizur, Warner star in dominant win for Sunrisers Hyderabad

Mustafizur Rahman bowled a brilliant spell while David Warner and Shikhar Dhawan laid the perfect platform in a chase of 144 runs as Sunrisers Hyderabad defeated Kings XI Punjab by five wickets in 17.5 overs in the 18th match of the Indian Premier League in Hyderabad.
23 April 2016

Samson, bowlers propel Delhi Daredevils to second spot

A well-paced fifty from Sanju Samson and a disciplined bowling performance saw Delhi Daredevils ascend to the second spot in the points table by defending a total of 164 runs and defeating Mumbai Indians by 10 runs in the 17th match of the Indian Premier League in Delhi.
23 April 2016