Indian Premier League

Steven Smith replaces MS Dhoni as Rising Pune Supergiants skipper

Australian captain Steven Smith will replace MS Dhoni as the skipper of the Rising Pune Supergiants franchise for the upcoming edition of Indian Premier League 2017 season.
20 February 2017

Stokes, Woakes set to make IPL debut after listed in auction

A number of England international stars including Ben Stokes, Chris Woakes and Jonny Bairstow will join their skipper Eoin Morgan in the Indian Premier League 2017 auction scheduled in Bangalore on 20th February.
7 February 2017

Kevin Pietersen pulls out of Indian Premier League 2017 auction

Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen has withdrawn himself from the Indian Premier League 2017 auction.
4 February 2017

Joe Root turns down IPL offer

England vice-captain Joe Root has made himself unavailable for the upcoming Indian Premier League 2017 tournament to spend time with his newborn son.
19 January 2017

Kolkata Knight Riders appoint Lakshmipathy Balaji as new bowling coach

Kolkata Knight Riders have announced former India pacer Lakshmipathy Balaji as the new bowling coach of the team for the upcoming season of Indian Premier League.
4 January 2017

IPL 2017 scheduled to begin in April first week

The Board of Control for Cricket in India has announced the dates for the 2017 edition of the Indian Premier League tournament.
9 November 2016

I keep learning in every IPL season - Rahul Dravid

Former Indian captain Rahul Dravid has stated that every season in the Indian Premier League (IPL) has been an opportunity for him to learn something new about the game.
9 July 2016

BCCI to host mini IPL in September

The Board of Control for Cricket in India has announced that they will host a condensed version of the Indian Premier League overseas every year in the month of September.
25 June 2016

Cricket World Player of the Week - David Warner

Australian vice-captain David Warner is the Cricket World Player of the Week after leading Sunrisers Hyderabad to their maiden Indian Premier League victory.
30 May 2016

Bowlers hold nerve to clinch maiden IPL title for Sunrisers Hyderabad

The Sunrisers Hyderabad bowlers held their nerve in a high-scoring finale of the Indian Premier League and secured their maiden title by beating the Royal Challengers Bangalore by eight runs in a chase of 209 runs in Bangalore.
29 May 2016

From Bangalore to Durham, the pressure's on

The Indian Premier League and England’s international summer may be at completely different stages but the pressure is on everywhere you look.
28 May 2016

Bowlers keep Sunrisers Hyderabad alive in pursuit of maiden title

A meticulous effort from the Sunrisers Hyderabad bowling attack restricted Kolkata Knight Riders to 140 for eight in a chase of 163 runs and secured a 22-run win in the eliminator of the Indian Premier League in Delhi, thereby securing a berth in the second qualifying final against the Gujarat Lions.
25 May 2016

Zaheer Abbas calls on BCCI to include Pakistan players in the IPL

International Cricket Council President Zaheer Abbas is backing the inclusion of Pakistan cricketers in the Indian Premier League.
25 May 2016

Ashish Nehra set to undergo knee surgery in London

Indian fast bowler Ashish Nehra, who recently suffered a knee injury during the ongoing Indian Premier League, will have an operation to treat a "high-grade tendon injury" in London.
25 May 2016

AB de Villiers onslaught storms Royal Challengers Bangalore into final

After a top order collapse, a belligerent unbeaten knock of 79 runs from AB de Villiers gave Royal Challengers Bangalore a berth in the final of the Indian Premier League after securing a four-wicket win in a chase of 159 runs over Gujarat Lions in the first qualifying final in Bangalore.
24 May 2016

Where did it go wrong for those that missed the IPL play-offs?

As the other four sides look forward to the IPL 2016 play-offs, Mayukh Bhattacharya analyses where it went wrong for those that missed out - Delhi Daredevils, Mumbai Indians, Rising Pune Supergiants, and Kings XI Punjab
23 May 2016

Kohli, bowlers secure top-two finish for Royal Challengers Bangalore

After the Royal Challengers Bangalore put up a disciplined bowling display to restrict Delhi Daredevils to 138 for eight, Virat Kohli slammed yet another unbeaten fifty to secure a top-two finish with a six-wicket win in the 56th match of the Indian Premier League in Raipur.
22 May 2016

Dwayne Bravo fined for code of conduct breach in IPL

Gujarat Lions all-rounder Dwayne Bravo has been docked 50 percent of his match fee for breaching the code of conduct during the Indian Premier League encounter against Mumbai Indians on Saturday.
22 May 2016

Kolkata secure play-off berth after unbeaten fifty from Yusuf Pathan

Crucial knocks from Manish Pandey and Yusuf Pathan set up a target of 171 for six after which Sunil Narine took a three-wicket haul as Kolkata Knight Riders secured a 22-run victory and also a berth in the play-off in the 55th match of the Indian Premier League in Kolkata.
22 May 2016

Belligerent Raina secures top-two finish for Gujarat Lions

A 96-run stand between Suresh Raina and Brendon McCullum laid the platform for Gujarat Lions as they chased down a target of 173 runs in 17.5 overs to hand a six-wicket defeat to the Mumbai Indians in the 54th match of the Indian Premier League in Kanpur and booked a berth in the top-two spot in the play-offs.
21 May 2016