IPL Auction

Massive bidding expected if Hardik Pandya enters IPL 2018 auction

Massive bidding expected if Hardik Pandya enters IPL 2018 auction

Pandya, whose India career has seen a meteoric rise and has become a quintessential limited-overs impact player, was signed by the Mumbai franchise for Rs 10 lakh two seasons ago.

Oct 28, 2017, 11:31 AM IST
IPL chairman Rajeev Shukla to recuse himself from Monday's media rights auction

IPL chairman Rajeev Shukla to recuse himself from Monday's media rights auction

Shukla has taken the decision for the sake of smooth IPL auction as he faces some allegations of conflict of interest.

Sep 01, 2017, 21:16 PM IST
IPL media rights auction: Bidders want e-auction but BCCI wary of fall in revenue

IPL media rights auction: Bidders want e-auction but BCCI wary of fall in revenue

There is strong demand that e-auction be introduced to decide the various media rights. The last date for buying IPL media rights tender document is August 24 and the winner is likely to be announced on August 28.

Aug 06, 2017, 19:05 PM IST
IPL e-auction: BCCI reacts to Subramanian Swamy's plea in SC; says cricket is not coal

IPL e-auction: BCCI reacts to Subramanian Swamy's plea in SC; says cricket is not coal

The tender process itself started last September, but it was stalled due to the tussle between the Lodha Committee and the board. It's expected that IPL's media rights is worth a whopping INR 25,000-30,000 crore.

Jul 29, 2017, 20:14 PM IST
Ben Stokes reveals what he did with whopping Rs 14.5 crore he bagged at IPL 2017 auction

Ben Stokes reveals what he did with whopping Rs 14.5 crore he bagged at IPL 2017 auction

Having made headlines with his blitzkrieg knocks in IPL 2017, Stokes will be one of the hottest properties at the auction next year where all player will be up for grabs.

Jun 30, 2017, 13:55 PM IST
WATCH: Ben Stokes' sensational fielding effort at boundary during RPS vs RCB match in IPL 2017

WATCH: Ben Stokes' sensational fielding effort at boundary during RPS vs RCB match in IPL 2017

It was a commendable effort from Ben Stokes, who saved vital five runs for his team by throwing the ball inside the ropes just in time as he lost the balance and fell on the other side of the boundary.

Apr 18, 2017, 10:58 AM IST
My heart still lies with Delhi Daredevils, would like to finish my IPL career playing for them: Gautam Gambhir

My heart still lies with Delhi Daredevils, would like to finish my IPL career playing for them: Gautam Gambhir

Gambhir played for Delhi Daredevils in the first three seasons of the Indian Premier League.

Apr 14, 2017, 16:16 PM IST
IPL 2017: Ishant Sharma roped in by King XI Punjab one day before start of season 10

IPL 2017: Ishant Sharma roped in by King XI Punjab one day before start of season 10

His name came up twice in the auction but none of the eight franchises picked him, mainly due to his high base price.

Apr 04, 2017, 17:59 PM IST
Mohammed Azharuddin wants Cheteshwar Pujara to play County cricket after missing out on IPL contract

Mohammed Azharuddin wants Cheteshwar Pujara to play County cricket after missing out on IPL contract

Azhar also concurred with former captain Sourav Ganguly's views that current captain Virat Kolhi's on-field display of emotions affected his batting in the just-concluded Test series against Australia.

Apr 01, 2017, 21:28 PM IST
IPL 2017: 'Box-office' Ben Stokes deserves every penny of Rs 14.5 crore, says Ian Botham

IPL 2017: 'Box-office' Ben Stokes deserves every penny of Rs 14.5 crore, says Ian Botham

Stokes set a record for an overseas player in the cash-rich Twenty20 competition when Rising Pune Supergiants shelled out for him at last week`s auction.

Feb 27, 2017, 23:36 PM IST
IPL 2017 Auction: Mistaken identity, irresponsible reporting cost Harpreet Singh lucrative deal

IPL 2017 Auction: Mistaken identity, irresponsible reporting cost Harpreet Singh lucrative deal

Harpreet, the Madhya Pradesh batsman, remained unsold even though he was one of the most consistent cricketers in domestic circles.

Feb 23, 2017, 23:00 PM IST
Ind vs Aus: Virat Kohli faced uncapped Aniket Chaudhary in nets to get hold of Mitchell Starc

Ind vs Aus: Virat Kohli faced uncapped Aniket Chaudhary in nets to get hold of Mitchell Starc

Choudhary is not yet an established name, but the left-arm pacer sure possesses a skill-set similar to that of the Aussie bowler.

Feb 23, 2017, 22:17 PM IST
WATCH: Has IPL discard Ben Dunk just played the cleverest cricket shot ever?

WATCH: Has IPL discard Ben Dunk just played the cleverest cricket shot ever?

Regarded as one of the cleanest strikers around, the Big Bash League star was hoping to get a deal in the cash-rich IPL.

Feb 22, 2017, 20:06 PM IST
IPL 2017 auction: After being snubbed, Irfan Pathan pens down feelings in emotional letter for fans

IPL 2017 auction: After being snubbed, Irfan Pathan pens down feelings in emotional letter for fans

In the recent Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, Irfan picked up five wickets in four games at an average of 17.6 and an economy rate of 6.28.  

Feb 21, 2017, 22:48 PM IST
Indian Premier League 2017 auction, Bengaluru: A playing XI of unsold players

Indian Premier League 2017 auction, Bengaluru: A playing XI of unsold players

While franchise owners dug deep into their pockets for Ben Stokes and Tymal Mills at IPL 2017 auction, the likes of Imran Tahir, Ishant Sharma and Irfan Pathan failed to attract any bids.

Feb 21, 2017, 10:08 AM IST
IPL 10 Auction: Mohd Siraz Journey: Mohammed Siraz's rags to riches story will leave you teary-eyed

IPL 10 Auction: Mohd Siraz Journey: Mohammed Siraz's rags to riches story will leave you teary-eyed

Today, I remember my first income playing cricket. It was a club match and my maternal uncle was the captain of the team. I got 9 wickets for 20 odd runs in that 25 over game. My uncle was so happy he gave me Rs 500 as a prize : Siraz

Feb 20, 2017, 22:38 PM IST
Indian Premier League 10: Mohammad Azharuddin calls MS Dhoni's sacking as RPS captain a 'third-rate decision'

Indian Premier League 10: Mohammad Azharuddin calls MS Dhoni's sacking as RPS captain a 'third-rate decision'

Steve Smith, the Australian captain was soon announced his replacement for the 10th season of Indian Premier League.

Feb 20, 2017, 22:16 PM IST
IPL Auction: Here's why Preity Zinta couldn't make it to the bidding war this year

IPL Auction: Here's why Preity Zinta couldn't make it to the bidding war this year

The co-owner of Kings XI Punjab was keeping a close eye at the auction and welcomed the newly signed players with her tweets throughout the day

Feb 20, 2017, 20:16 PM IST
10th edition of Indian Premier League will be better than other editions, says Rajeev Shukla

10th edition of Indian Premier League will be better than other editions, says Rajeev Shukla

 England's Ben Stokes and Tymal Mills got a whopping Rs 14.5 crore and Rs 12 crore deal from Rising Pune Supergiants and Royal Challengers Bangalore 

Feb 20, 2017, 17:11 PM IST
IPL 2017 auction: Ben Stokes, Tymal Mills hit jackpot; heartbreak for Ishant Sharma, Imran Tahir, Irfan Pathan

IPL 2017 auction: Ben Stokes, Tymal Mills hit jackpot; heartbreak for Ishant Sharma, Imran Tahir, Irfan Pathan

Among the unsold players, Ishant Sharma, Irfan Pathan and Imran Tahir were three names, who did not find a single buyer, despite having plenty of experience at all levels.

Feb 20, 2017, 16:20 PM IST