Mumbai Indians appoint Ricky Ponting as new head coach
Mumbai Indians appoint Ricky Ponting as new head coach

Former Australian captain Ricky Ponting has been chosen as the new head coach of Indian Premier League team Mumbai Indians, paving way for his first managerial post since he retired from international cricket in 2012.

Ricky Ponting replaces John Wright as head coach of Mumbai Indians
Ricky Ponting replaces John Wright as head coach of Mumbai Indians

After spending two seasons in the team as a player, Australia's two-time World Cup-winning captain Ricky Ponting was on Wednesday appointed head coach of Mumbai Indians ahead of Indian Premier League 8 in place of John Wright.

India sensation Shikhar Dhawan turns 29!
India sensation Shikhar Dhawan turns 29!

Indian opening batsman Shikhar Dhawan turned 29 years old on Friday. The southpaw who will be opening the Indian batting in the Test series against Australia, will be eager to start off the series on a good note, especially after the failure against England this summer.

Anil Kumble extends condolences to Phillip Hughes' family
Anil Kumble extends condolences to Phillip Hughes' family

Former Indian skipper Anil Kumble on Friday extended his sympathies and condolences to the family of Australian batsman Phillip Hughes, who passed away after being struck by a cricket ball on November 25.

Phil Hughes death brings old foes India and Australia closer
Phil Hughes death brings old foes India and Australia closer

India and Australia might be sworn enemies on the cricket field but the two nations have been united in mourning the shocking death of Phillip Hughes.

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.

Michael Hussey eager for IPL swansong despite Mumbai exit
Michael Hussey eager for IPL swansong despite Mumbai exit

Former Australian batsman Mike Hussey, who was excluded from the Mumbai Indians squad for Indian Premier League 2015, feels that he still has the passion and the capability to thrive in one last season of the Twenty20 tournament.

Rahul Dravid to mentor Rajasthan Royals for another IPL season
Rahul Dravid to mentor Rajasthan Royals for another IPL season

Indian batting great Rahul Dravid continues to have a lot on his plate post retirement but he has agreed to mentor Rajasthan Royals for another IPL season, said team CEO Raghu Iyer today.

Indian Premier League: Unmukt Chand looking forward to playing under Sachin Tendulkar
Indian Premier League: Unmukt Chand looking forward to playing under Sachin Tendulkar

Stylish Delhi batsman Unmukt Chand, who was signed by Mumbai Indians on Tuesday, said that he was looking forward to playing under Indian legend Sachin Tendulkar.

IPL 2015 to be played between April 8-May 24; MI sign Unmukt Chand, Vinay Kumar
IPL 2015 to be played between April 8-May 24; MI sign Unmukt Chand, Vinay Kumar

The IPL Governing Council on Tuesday announced the dates of the next year's cash-rich tournament, which will be held from April 8 to May 24.

India showcases IPL as driver of economic development
India showcases IPL as driver of economic development

The success of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in cricket embodies the emergence of sports as a global industry that promotes economic development and job creation in developing countries, India told the UN General Assembly (UNGA) Monday.

Huge support will make football win: Nita Ambani
Huge support will make football win: Nita Ambani

Overwhelmed at the build-up to the the Indian Super League, the founding chairperson of the tournament Nita Ambani on Sunday said football, ultimately, will be the winner in the country with the huge support it's getting.

One has to fill-up void created by Chris Gayle's absence: Kieron Pollard
One has to fill-up void created by Chris Gayle's absence: Kieron Pollard

West Indies all-rounder Kieron Pollard feels that although Chris Gayle's absence in the ODI series will be a factor but someone in the team will have to stand up and be counted in crunch situations.

Injured Rohit Sharma set to miss West Indies limited-overs leg
Injured Rohit Sharma set to miss West Indies limited-overs leg

Recovering from a shoulder injury, Indian batsman Rohit Sharma, who missed leading the Mumbai Indians franchise in the Oppo Champions League T20, is set to miss the limited-overs edition of the West Indies series starting October 8.

CLT20: Cape Cobras vs Northern Districts - Preview
CLT20: Cape Cobras vs Northern Districts - Preview

Spirited New Zealand side Northern Knights, who upstaged a star-studded Mumbai Indians in the qualifiers, will come face to face with one of the favourites to lift the title, South Africa's Cape Cobras, in their opening Group B tie of the Champions League T20 here on Friday.

Tim Southee, Trent Boult set the match for Northern Knights: Michael Hussey
Tim Southee, Trent Boult set the match for Northern Knights: Michael Hussey

Knocked out of the Champions League T20 after losing to Northern Knights in the qualifying round, Mumbai Indians' ace batsman Michael Hussey said some tight bowling by pacers Trent Boult and Tim Southee had led to his team's downfall.

We should have scored atleast 160, says MI skipper Kieron Pollard
We should have scored atleast 160, says MI skipper Kieron Pollard

Mumbai Indians skipper Kieron Pollard rued the fact that team's batting let them down as the defending champions crashed out of the qualifying round of the Champions League T20, here on Tuesday.

Mumbai Indians crash out of CLT20 as Northern Knights, Lahore Lions make the cut
Mumbai Indians crash out of CLT20 as Northern Knights, Lahore Lions make the cut

Defending champions Mumbai Indians paid the price for their indifferent show, crashing out of the Champions League T20 as a committed Northern Knights from New Zealand overpowered them with a one-sided six-wicket victory in the final qualifying round match, here this evening.

Praveen Kumar out of CLT20 with shoulder injury, Suyal comes in

India discard Praveen Kumar is out of Champions League T20 after sustaining an injury to his right shoulder during Mumbai Indians' opening qualifying game against Lahore Lions, last Saturday.

Conditions were not favourable for spin bowling: Jehan Mubarak
Conditions were not favourable for spin bowling: Jehan Mubarak

After losing two consecutive matches in the Oppo Champions League Twenty20 tournament, Southern Express skipper Jehan Mubarak felt his team has a good spin attack but conditions didn't prove friendly to them.