Indian Premier League

IPL spend could hit $96 million as wage cap rises 20%

IPL spend could hit $96 million as wage cap rises 20%

After a meeting in New Delhi on Wednesday, the IPL governing council also said teams will have to spend a minimum of 75 percent of the salary cap each season.

Dec 07, 2017, 16:35 PM IST
IPL 2018: Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals allowed to retain three players

IPL 2018: Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals allowed to retain three players

The 2018 edition of IPL is expected to be even bigger with the return of former champions CSK and RR. Besides, the IPL also got a windfall of 16,347.50 crore thanks to its media rights, bought by STAR India.

Dec 06, 2017, 15:04 PM IST
IPL 2018: Mid-season transfer, 7 pm start for night matches proposed

IPL 2018: Mid-season transfer, 7 pm start for night matches proposed

The 2018 IPL season is scheduled for April 4 to May 31 next year, and it will mark the return of former champions Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals.

Nov 30, 2017, 17:17 PM IST
IPL to introduce mid-tournament player transfers like EPL?

IPL to introduce mid-tournament player transfers like EPL?

The Indian Premier League (IPL) may adopt another feature of the European football leagues by introducing a mid-tournament window where a player can become eligible to play for another franchise, the mid-day reported on Wednesday. 

Nov 22, 2017, 12:07 PM IST
Two owners wanted IPL auctions in England, majority rejected it

Two owners wanted IPL auctions in England, majority rejected it

IPL Chairman Rajiv Shukla, however, did not divulge any information after the meeting got over.

Nov 21, 2017, 19:50 PM IST
Boards need to monitor T20 leagues to curb corruption: Waqar

Boards need to monitor T20 leagues to curb corruption: Waqar

Former Pakistan head coach, Waqar Younis believes cricket boards need to increase their monitoring of franchise-based T20 leagues and educate the players to keep the sport clean of corruption.

Nov 17, 2017, 14:12 PM IST
Shah Rukh Khan wants Gautam Gambhir's daughter to bowl for KKR

Shah Rukh Khan wants Gautam Gambhir's daughter to bowl for KKR

Gambhir, 36, originally represented his home franchise Delhi Daredevils, but later switched sides to lead the Kolkata-based franchise after spending three seasons in the national capital.

Nov 07, 2017, 18:38 PM IST
S Sreesanth slams Rahul Dravid, MS Dhoni for not supporting him

S Sreesanth slams Rahul Dravid, MS Dhoni for not supporting him

Sreesanth was one of the three Rajasthan Royals cricketers who were accused of spot-fixing during an Indian Premier League match against rivals Chennai Super Kings back in 2013. 

Nov 06, 2017, 17:57 PM IST
BCCI's anti-corruption unit denies Sreesanth's discrimination claims

BCCI's anti-corruption unit denies Sreesanth's discrimination claims

Sreesanth was banned for life following allegations of spot-fixing during an IPL match in 2013.

Nov 03, 2017, 15:58 PM IST
Why CSK players weren't questioned in IPL spot-fixing case, asks S Sreesanth

Why CSK players weren't questioned in IPL spot-fixing case, asks S Sreesanth

Sreesanth was banned for life following allegations of spot-fixing during an IPL match in 2013.

Nov 02, 2017, 22:20 PM IST
MS Dhoni speaks on 'absolute lie' in IPL spot-fixing case

MS Dhoni speaks on 'absolute lie' in IPL spot-fixing case

Dhoni, who was leading the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) franchise, found himself in the spotlight in the IPL corruption case.

Oct 26, 2017, 20:27 PM IST
MS Dhoni close to Chennai Super Kings return

MS Dhoni close to Chennai Super Kings return

Going by a proposal from IPL Governing Council, CSK and RR may be allowed to retain some of their players upon return in the 2018 season of the league.

Oct 24, 2017, 15:32 PM IST
Disbanded IPL franchise Kochi Tuskers to get Rs 800 crore compensation from BCCI

Disbanded IPL franchise Kochi Tuskers to get Rs 800 crore compensation from BCCI

Kochi Tuskers owners in 2015 had won an arbitration challenging BCCI decision to encash bank guarantee citing breach of the contractual agreement.

Oct 24, 2017, 14:29 PM IST
Chris Lynn signs million-dollar BBL contract with Brisbane Heat

Chris Lynn signs million-dollar BBL contract with Brisbane Heat

Besides the Heat, the 27-year-old plays for Kolkata Knight Riders in the Indian Premier League, Jamaica Tallawahs in the Caribbean Premier League.

Oct 20, 2017, 21:32 PM IST
S Sreesanth launches another attack on 'private' BCCI, says open to 'play for any other country'

S Sreesanth launches another attack on 'private' BCCI, says open to 'play for any other country'

He was banned for life following allegations of spot-fixing during an Indian Premier League match in 2013.

Oct 20, 2017, 16:43 PM IST
Ashish Nehra reveals the reason behind his comeback

Ashish Nehra reveals the reason behind his comeback

Nehra, 38, played last played for India in February. On Monday (October 2), he was named in the 15-member squad for the upcoming three-match T20I series against Australia.

Oct 04, 2017, 10:12 AM IST
Watch: England cricketer Ben Stokes throws '15 punches in a minute' in Bristol street brawl

Watch: England cricketer Ben Stokes throws '15 punches in a minute' in Bristol street brawl

Stokes is England's highest-paid cricketer after signing for Indian Premier League franchise Rising Pune Supergiant for INR 14.5 crore.

Sep 28, 2017, 10:10 AM IST
Aussie star David Warner all set to make his ODI debut in India

Aussie star David Warner all set to make his ODI debut in India

For the record, he has played 10 ODIs against India, scoring 391 runs with the help of one hundred andtwo fifties. In fact, he has also won a man of the match against India, way back in 2012.

Sep 16, 2017, 19:26 PM IST
Watch: Preity Zinta launches Stellenbosch Kings in South Africa

Watch: Preity Zinta launches Stellenbosch Kings in South Africa

The Stellenbosch-based franchise is Zinta's second cricket team after Kings XI Punjab, which plays in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

Sep 13, 2017, 23:31 PM IST
Twitter trolls Preity Zinta for her blunder on CPL final

Twitter trolls Preity Zinta for her blunder on CPL final

Last week, Zinta has become the third Indian after Shah Rukh Khan's Kolkata Knight Riders and GMR's Delhi Daredevils to own a team in the T20 Global League of South Africa. Preity will own the Stellenbosch franchise.

Sep 12, 2017, 11:05 AM IST