Injured KKR players' Neesham, Lynn ruled out IPL
Injured KKR players' Neesham, Lynn ruled out IPL

Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders will not have the services of New Zealand all-rounder Jimmy Neesham and Australian cricketer Chris Lynn for this IPL season.

Kolkata Municipal elections prompt IPL schedule rejigged
Kolkata Municipal elections prompt IPL schedule rejigged

The Indian Premier League's Kolkata schedule has been slightly rejigged owing to the Municipal elections in the city with the organisers deciding to shift KKR's April 12 to 25 home matches following a request from the police there.

KKR threaten to pull-out of IPL 8 over Sunil Narine clearance issue
KKR threaten to pull-out of IPL 8 over Sunil Narine clearance issue

The eighth edition of cash-rich Indian Premier League is merely nine days away, but the champions Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) are yet to settle in for their title defence. According to reports, the Kolkata-based franchise has unresolved issues with the organisers of the tournament, the all-powerful Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) regarding one of their star players, Sunil Narine.

Chris Lynn's IPL campaign in doubt
Chris Lynn's IPL campaign in doubt

With less than a month to go for the Indian Premier League (IPL), Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) overseas batsman Chris Lynn injured his hamstring and is awaiting scan reports which will reveal his prognosis.

ICC World Cup: Like the way, MS Dhoni handles me as a bowler, says Mohammed Shami
ICC World Cup: Like the way, MS Dhoni handles me as a bowler, says Mohammed Shami

India's pace spearhead Mohammed Shami feels a certain degree of comfort playing under Mahendra Singh Dhoni as the Indian captain has never been "demanding" and his backing has made the Bengal seamer's transformation from domestic to international cricket pretty smooth.Shami is India's highest wicket-taker in the tournament with 12 victims in five matches.

IPL 8: Kolkata Knight Riders, Mumbai Indians to play opening match
IPL 8: Kolkata Knight Riders, Mumbai Indians to play opening match

Defending champion Kolkata Knight Riders and former winner Mumbai Indians will kickstart the eighth season of Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Eden Gardens on April 8.

Brett Lee helping Ireland in World Cup 2015, 'ready to guide' Indian pacers too
Brett Lee helping Ireland in World Cup 2015, 'ready to guide' Indian pacers too

Former Australia speedster Brett Lee will be plotting the downfall of MS Dhoni and company as the bowling mentor of Ireland in the upcoming cricket World Cup but is not averse to the idea of helping out Indian pacers in the near future if he is asked to do so.

IPL 2015: Brad Hogg likely to sign for Kolkata Knight Riders
IPL 2015: Brad Hogg likely to sign for Kolkata Knight Riders

Veteran Australian spinner Brad Hogg said that he is likely to play in the upcoming Indian Premier League in April-May as the Kolkata Knight Riders team was looking to get him on board.

IPL is the best thing for me, says Eoin Morgan
IPL is the best thing for me, says Eoin Morgan

Putting his Test ambitions on hold, England ODI skipper Eoin Morgan has decided to make himself available for selection in the 2015 Indian Premier League Player Auction likely to be held in Bangalore on February 16.

Andrew Flintoff flops in Australian Big Bash debut
Andrew Flintoff flops in Australian Big Bash debut

Making a comeback is never easy. This hard hitting fact revisited the former England skipper Andrew Flintoff on Sunday when his Australian Big Bash side Brisbane Heat was thrashed by Sydney Thunder.

Jacques Kallis to play in Caribbean Premier League
Jacques Kallis to play in Caribbean Premier League

Outstanding South Africa all-rounder Jacques Kallis will ply his trade in next year’s Caribbean Premier League (CPL), the organisers have confirmed.

Shakib Al Hasan NOC restriction lifted, can play for KKR
Shakib Al Hasan NOC restriction lifted, can play for KKR

Bangladesh's Shakib Al Hasan can now participate in IPL-8 for his side Kolkata Knight Riders after the BCB ended its restriction on the all-rounder to take part in overseas competitions.

Jacques Kallis to be mentor, batting consultant for KKR
Jacques Kallis to be mentor, batting consultant for KKR

After four seasons as player, celebrated South African all-rounder Jacques Kallis will now be seen as a mentor and batting consultant for IPL franchise Kolkata Knight Riders.

RCB acquire Iqbal Abdulla in IPL trading window
RCB acquire Iqbal Abdulla in IPL trading window

Royal Challengers Bangalore have acquired Iqbal Abdulla from Rajasthan Royals as a part of the first Indian Premier League trading window, which was opened on October 6.

Big chance for Robin Uthappa as race for WC slots heaten
Big chance for Robin Uthappa as race for WC slots heaten

Robin Uthappa has got a big chance to show his mettle once again in the international level, as the star batsman will hope to put up a big show against Sri Lanka in the fourth ODI at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata on Thursday. The Karnataka batsman's last outing for the national team came against Bangladesh in the three-match ODI series, earlier in June.

Robin Uthappa returns to India reckoning
Robin Uthappa returns to India reckoning

Flamboyant batsman Robin Uthappa returns to Indian One Day International squad for the two remaining matches against the visiting Sri Lankan team. He replaces wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha.

RCB acquire Manvinder Bisla in IPL trading window
RCB acquire Manvinder Bisla in IPL trading window

Royal Challengers Bangalore have acquired Manvinder Bisla from Kolkata Knight Riders as part of the first trading window which was opened on October 6.

A week after attending trials, Azhar's son in UP one day team
A week after attending trials, Azhar's son in UP one day team

The Uttar Pradesh senior One Day squad that will take part in the Vijay Hazare Trophy on Friday saw former India captain Mohammed Azharuddin's son Mohammed Asaduddin being included just after appearing for trials at the state team's nets a week back.

Virat Kohli deserved India cap earlier than me: Manish Pandey

He started his career as an equally talented U-19 cricketer like his illustrious peer Virat Kohli but Manish Pandey believes his former India colts colleague "fully deserved to play for the country" ahead of him.

Happy Birthday `Knight Rider` Gambhir, wishes Shah Rukh Khan
Happy Birthday `Knight Rider` Gambhir, wishes Shah Rukh Khan

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has wished good health and happiness to his "main man" Gautam Gambhir, the captain of the Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR).