Indian Premier League

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

Dhoni blitz helps Rising Pune Supergiants avoid wooden spoon

MS Dhoni scored an unbeaten 32-ball 64 and plundered 22 runs from the final over to complete a thrilling chase of 173 runs as Rising Pune Supergiants ended their campaign by beating Kings XI Punjab by four wickets in the 53rd match of the Indian Premier League in Visakhapatnam.
21 May 2016

Karun Nair's 83 keeps Delhi Daredevils in hunt for play-off

Karun Nair scored a spirited 83 as Delhi Daredevils chased down 159 off the final delivery and secured a six-wicket victory against Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 52nd game of the Indian Premier League in Raipur.
20 May 2016

Which four teams will make the IPL 2016 play-offs?

After a slow start, the IPL 2016 has gathered momentum and is now heading towards the play-offs, which get underway next week. We assess which teams are now the favourites to get through.
20 May 2016

Dwayne Smith four-fer masterminds an emphatic win for Gujarat Lions

Dwayne Smith snared four wickets as Kolkata Knight Riders were reduced to 124 for eight, following which Gujarat Lions chased the target in 13.3 overs and raced home to a massive six-wicket win in the 51st match of the Indian Premier League in Kanpur.
19 May 2016

Hamstring injury cuts short Ashish Nehra's IPL campaign

Indian pace bowler Ashish Nehra is set to miss the remainder of the Indian Premier League for the Sunrisers Hyderabad after suffering a hamstring injury.
19 May 2016

Royal Challengers Bangalore juggernaut keeps rolling after fourth Kohli ton

Virat Kohli smashed his fourth century of the IPL season and shared a 147-run opening stand with Chris Gayle as Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Kings XI Punjab by 82 runs on the Duckworth-Lewis method.
18 May 2016

Russell to miss Gujarat Lions encounter due to leg injury

West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell is expected to sit out of the encounter between Kolkata Knight Riders and Gujarat Lions in the ongoing Indian Premier League on Thursday due to a leg injury.
18 May 2016

Bowlers help Rising Pune Supergiants to consolation victory

Ajinkya Rahane's unbeaten 42-run knock helped Rising Pune Supergiants stay ahead of the DLS par-score in a rain affected chase and helped secure a 19-run consolation victory against the Delhi Daredevils in the 49th match of the Indian Premier League in Visakhapatnam.
17 May 2016

Glenn Maxwell returns home from IPL with a side strain

Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell has joined the list of injured players in the Indian Premier League and has returned home after picking up a side strain.
17 May 2016

Powerhouse batting display from Bangalore destroys Kolkata Knight Riders

Led by Virat Kohli's unbeaten 75 and a fifty from AB de Villiers, Royal Challengers Bangalore came up with a stellar batting performance and chased 184 runs in 18.4 overs, defeating Kolkata Knight Riders by nine wickets in the 48th match of the Indian Premier League in Kolkata.
16 May 2016

Krunal Pandya's bludgeoning knock keeps Mumbai Indians alive

Krunal Pandya smashed a 37-ball 86 and also took two wickets as Mumbai Indians piled on 206 for four in 20 overs before bowling Delhi Daredevils out for 126 runs to secure an 80-run victory in the 47th match of the Indian Premier League in Visakhapatnam.
15 May 2016

Steely Yuvraj keeps Sunrisers Hyderabad on course for play-offs

Sunrisers Hyderabad chased down a target of 180 runs in 19.4 overs with a fifty from David Warner and an unbeaten 42 from Yuvraj Singh defeating Kings XI Punjab by seven wickets in the 46th match of the Indian Premier League in Mohali to stay on course for a berth in the play-offs.
15 May 2016

Spinners, Yusuf Pathan blitz thump Rising Pune Supergiants

An unbeaten 18-ball 37 from Yusuf Pathan in a rain-affected chase of 66 runs helped Kolkata Knight Riders secure a massive eight-wicket win over Rising Pune Supergiants in the 45th match of the Indian Premier League in Kolkata.
14 May 2016

Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers centuries trample Gujarat Lions

Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers shared a record shattering 229-run stand and slammed hundreds as Royal Challengers Bangalore posted 248 for three in 20 overs and then bowled Gujarat Lions for 104 runs to secure a massive 144-run win in the 44th match of the Indian Premier League in Bangalore.
14 May 2016

Stoinis takes four as Kings XI Punjab secure crucial victory

After a maiden four-wicket haul from Marcus Stoinis restricted Mumbai Indians to 124 for nine, Murali Vijay and Wriddhiman Saha smashed fifties to secure a comfortable seven-wicket victory for Kings XI Punjab in the 43rd match of the Indian Premier League in Visakhapatnam.
13 May 2016

Delhi Daredevils outclass Sunrisers Hyderabad with clinical performance

After restricting Sunrisers Hyderabad to a modest total of 146, Delhi Daredevils chased down the target with ease in 18.1 overs with seven wickets in hand to complete a comfortable victory in the 42nd game of the Indian Premier League in Hyderabad.
12 May 2016

Kolkata Knight Riders sign Shaun Tait as replacement for John Hastings

Australian pacer Shaun Tait has been added to the Kolkata Knight Riders squad in the ongoing Indian Premier League as a replacement for the injured John Hastings.
12 May 2016

Mumbai Indians secure their sixth win after Pollard, Buttler cameos

After restricting Royal Challengers Bangalore to 151 for four, late cameos from Jos Buttler and Kieron Pollard helped Mumbai Indians secure a six-wicket win in the 41st Match of the Indian Premier League in Bangalore.
11 May 2016

Zampa's six-fer goes in vain as Sunrisers Hyderabad climb to the top

After Adam Zampa's six-wicket haul rattled the batting line-up, the Sunrisers Hyderabad bowlers responded with a disciplined show to defend a target of 138 runs and secure a close four-run victory against the Rising Pune Supergiants in the 40th match of the Indian Premier League in Visakhapatnam.
10 May 2016