The two new franchises of the upcoming Indian Premier League season nine will have the liberty of picking five players each from the now suspended Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals team through a draft system.
Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals, who were suspended for two years from the Indian Premier League, are set to make a comeback in 2018 after the Board of Control for Cricket in India decided not to terminate the franchises.
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will be taking on the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in the second qualifier of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in Ranchi after they thrashed Rajasthan Royals (RR) in the eliminator by a whopping 71 runs in Pune on the back of fine knocks from Mandeep Singh and AB de Villiers.
John Pennington and Chetan Narula preview Indian Premier League 2015 play-off week which will see Chennai Super Kings, Mumbai Indians, Royal Challengers Bangalore or Rajasthan Royals crowned champions.
Shane Watson smacked a timely century as Rajasthan Royals won a crucial encounter against Kolkata Knight Riders at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai winning the game by nine runs to qualify for the play-offs of the 2015 Indian Premier League.
Brendon McCullum and Ravindra Jadeja pulled off vital contributions with bat and ball respectively as Chennai Super Kings (CSK) defeated Rajasthan Royals (RR) by 12 runs at their home ground in Chennai to go top of the Indian Premier League (IPL) points table.
With the Mumbai Indians (MI) breaching Chennai’s fortress in their last game, the Rajasthan Royals (RR) will be desperate to repeat the act in a bid to secure their playoffs spot and not leave it for their last match.
Eoin Morgan and Shikhar Dhawan blasted fine half-centuries to help Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) beat Rajasthan Royals (RR) by seven runs at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai in the 41st game of the Indian Premier League (IPL).