Out of Delhi’s two wins, one came against the Kings at home. Therefore, Zaheer Khan and his men would be desperately seeking solace against the hosts. But the Kings, with three wins in the bag aren’t pushovers.
The Sunrisers got a much-needed boost ahead of their return clash against the Knight Riders with a 26-run win over Kings XI Punjab on Friday. But they will need to replicate their Mohali show to stop the Kolkata juggernaut.
‘What I’ve earned is precious to me’ © BCCI The downside of not featuring in the IPL is likely to be most telling on any contemporary cricketer’s bank balance, but if one were to look at it from Cheteshwar Pujara‘s perspective, the perks of not being part of the tournament are few, but fulfilling. Having […]
It was RCB’s third straight defeat in decisive games (one washout). Now, even four wins in four remaining games won’t guarantee them a berth in the playoffs. They can’t even say that the toss was a factor, since it was won by them.
Play 02:03 ‘It was a conscious effort to attack’ – Finch Royal Challengers Bangalore’s batting in the 2017 IPL has hardly reinforced why they boast three of the five highest totals in IPL history. Out of the eight times they have batted this season, only thrice have they put up a total in excess of […]
Jasprit Bumrah produced one of the finest death overs in the history of Indian Premier League as Mumbai Indians nearly committed harakiri before edging out Gujarat Lions in a thrilling Super Over finish.
His selection for the most important six balls of the match stated one thing clearly: It’s Jasprit Bumrah who’s the strike bowler for MI now, and not Lasith Malinga, who’s done the job admirably for the past nine seasons.
Bayern Munich secured a record-extending fifth consecutive Bundesliga title on Saturday after beating VfL Wolfsburg 6-0 to open up an unassailable 10-point lead with three matches remaining.
Match facts Sunrisers Hyderabad v Kolkata Knight RidersHyderabad, April 30, 2017Start time 2000 local (1430 GMT) Can Kolkata Knight Riders put their heads down and continue their winning streak? © BCCI Head to head This season: Bhuvneshwar Kumar took 3 for 20, Yuvraj Singh struck two sixes in his innings with a strike rate of […]
Kings XI Punjab v Delhi Daredevils, IPL 2017, Mohali April 29, 2017 The Preview by Annesha Ghosh Delhi Daredevils’ bowlers have the best economy rate in the last five overs this IPL © BCCI Match facts Kings XI Punjab v Delhi DaredevilsMohali, April 30, 2017Start time 1600 local (1030 GMT) Head-to-head This season: Delhi Daredevils […]
Match facts Kolkata Knight Riders v Delhi DaredevilsKolkata, April 28, 2017Start time 1600 local (1030 GMT) Play 03:30 Agarkar: Mathews for Rabada to beef up Daredevils’ batting Head-to-head This season: Kolkata Knight Riders completed a stunning comeback, from 21 for 3, to chase 169 with one ball to spare at the Feroz Shah Kotla. With […]
Match facts Kings XI Punjab v Sunrisers HyderabadMohali, April 28, 2017Start time 2000 local (1430 GMT) Play 03:31 Bangar: Would like to see Henry play and test batsmen with the short ball Head-to-head This season: Bhuvneshwar Kumar’s 5 for 19 eclipsed Manan Vohra’s 50-ball 95 and helped Sunrisers defend 159 at home. Overall: Sunrisers have […]
Gujarat Lions chose to bat v Mumbai IndiansLive scorecard and ball-by-ball details Can Irfan Pathan impress upon his return to the IPL fold? © BCCI Suresh Raina won the toss and surprised everybody by choosing to bat first at the chase-friendly Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Rajkot. Only thrice has an IPL match been won […]
Rising Pune Supergiant thrashed Royal Challengers Bangalore in a one-sided contest to register a big 61-run win in an Indian Premier League clash on Saturday.
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BCCI’s revenue share for 2015-23 stands at US$ 293 million, against its demand of US$ 570 million © ESPNcricinfo Ltd The door has not yet been completely shut on the BCCI as far as the ICC’s finance model is concerned. ESPNcricinfo understands that immediately after the BCCI was outvoted at the ICC Board meeting on […]
Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting feels it would be a mistake to write off Mahendra Singh Dhoni just yet as India would need his ability to control the game in the upcoming Champions Trophy in England.
Akashdeep (19th minute) and Mandeep (48th minute) scored field goals to give India the lead two times in the match but only to see the Britons hit back through Tom Carson (25th) and Alan Forsyth (52nd).
Toss Royal Challengers Bangalore chose to bowl v Rising Pune SupergiantLive scorecard and ball-by-ball details Play 03:32 Bangar: Kohli’s unorthodox style of play helps him dominate legspinners It was all so very different in Pune two months ago, remember? Virat Kohli was the home captain taking his team up a points table and Steven Smith […]
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Get all the live updates of Match 34 of the IPL 2017 between Rising Pune Supergiant and Royal Challengers Bangalore.
BCCI’s revenue share for 2015-23 stands at US$ 293 milion, against its demand of US$ 570 million © ESPNcricinfo Ltd It started with money, and it has ended with money. The “Big Three” financial model drawn up by the boards of India, England and Australia unveiled amid much consternation three years ago is no more, […]
Live updates of India’s first match of the 2017 Sultan Azlan Shah Cup against Great Britain.
Former Karnataka batsmen PV Shashikanth and GK Anil Kumar have been appointed the state team’s coach and assistant coach respectively. The duo replaces the highly successful combine of J Arunkumar and Mansur Ali Khan. Shashikanth played 51 first-class games and scored 2397 runs at an average of 31.53, including four hundreds, before retiring in 1999. […]
The ICC Champions Trophy is scheduled to begin on June 2, exactly 32 days from now, and the global broadcaster of the governing body, Star TV, is worried about the ongoing fracas.
“We both wanted to make it big and that’s what happened. I was feeling good about myself today and knew what plan I am going to go with” – Shikhar Dhawan © BCCI In the last few games, Sunrisers Hyderabad have not scored at the rate they have wanted to at the start of the […]
Chasing a 200-plus total is never easy in a Twenty20 game but Kings XI Punjab skipper Glenn Maxwell says they had a very good chance to overhaul the challenging target against Sunrisers Hyderabad, on Friday.
RCB have won just two of nine matches and stand on the verge of having their campaign ended earlier than anyone could have possibly expected from last year’s runners-up.
Mumbai Indians, who have 12 points, are three wins away from securing their qualification for the play-offs, and their rise has been based on a very strong batting line-up.
A dominating batting display allowed Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Kings XI Punjab in an Indian Premier League contest by 26 runs for their fifth win of the season in Mohali on Friday.
Whose catch is it anyway? Amit Mishra and Sanju Samson didn’t quite have the answer during their loss © BCCI Delhi Daredevils became the second team in three days to be at the receiving end of a chastening lesson: never drop Robin Uthappa‘s catch. On Friday, Amit Mishra and Sanju Samson circled under a top-edged […]
Vikram Limaye, of the Committee of Administrators, attends an ICC board meeting in February. The uncertainty within the BCCI’s governance structure has not helped its position in the ICC. © Getty Images Will the BCCI use its participation in the Champions Trophy as a bargaining chip in its tussle with the ICC over its share […]
Play 03:32 Bangar: Virat’s unorthodox style of play helps him dominate legspinners Match facts Rising Pune Supergiant v Royal Challengers BangalorePune, April 29, 2017Start time 1600 local (1030 GMT) Head to head This season: An inexperienced opening bowling pair of Jaydev Unadkat and Shardul Thakur strangled a batting-heavy Royal Challengers Bangalore line-up to defend 161 […]
Match facts Gujarat Lions v Mumbai IndiansRajkot, April 29, 2017Start time 2000 local (1430 GMT) Rohit Sharma found form with a half-century in the previous game © BCCI Head to head This season On a batting-friendly surface at the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai chased down Lions’ score of 176 – courtesy a 36-ball 53 from Nitish […]
Runners-up at the last edition, India would look to go one step further as they start their campaign in the 26th Sultan Azlan Shah Cup with a game against Great Britain here tomorrow.
ICC chairman Shashank Manohar was the force behind the new constitution © AFP The ICC’s new constitution moved a step closer to reality on a dramatic afternoon in Dubai, as cricket’s Full Members exercised their collective will to outvote the BCCI. The Indian board was the only Full Member to object to the new financial […]
Match facts Royal Challengers Bangalore v Gujarat LionsBengaluru, April 27, 2017Start time 2000 local (1430 GMT) Play 04:51 RCB losing the dot-ball battle Head-to-head This season: A century opening stand between Chris Gayle and Virat Kohli set up a Royal Challengers total of 213 in the first innings. That was enough to ensure a 21-run […]
Kolkata Knight Riders 184 for 3 (Uthappa 87, Gambhir 62) beat Rising Pune Supergiant 182 for 5 (Smith 51, Kuldeep 2-31) by seven wicketsScorecard and ball-by-ball details Play 03:12 Highlights – Gambhir, Uthappa punish sloppy Pune A turbo-charged innings from Robin Uthappa and a relatively more sedate one from Gautam Gambhir helped Kolkata Knight Riders […]
The squad for the Champions Trophy has not yet been selected with BCCI already skipping the ICC deadline of April 25 but Rai didn’t want to read too much into it.