Ponting sweats it out as KKR play golf

Even as the struggling Kolkata Knight Riders relaxed playing golf, Mumbai Indians, who checked in this afternoon, had an optional practice with a determined Ricky Ponting sweating it out at the nets at the Eden.

I am not bothered by retirement opinion of others: Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar may not be in the best of form of late but the senior Indian batman today said that he was not bothered by the opinion of others about his retirement and that he would just stick to his job.

It`s tough to bowl to unknown batsmen: Harbhajan

Mumbai Indians off-spinner Harbhajan Singh has said, the toughest challenge for him is to bowl to unknown batsmen in Twenty20 cricket as not many are aware about their nature of play.

Ponting-Tendulkar opening stand set up MI win: Johnson

Mumbai Indians fast bowler Mitchell Johnson today credited his side`s 41-run victory over Pune Warriors in their IPL game here to the 54-run opening stand between skipper Ricky Ponting and Sachin Tendulkar.

MI dedicate tie against Pune Warriors to underprivileged kids

The Mumbai Indians have dedicated their next Pepsi IPL match against Pune Warriors here on Saturday to the underprivileged children of the metropolis as part of the team`s initiative ‘Education For All’.

Malinga joins Mumbai Indians

Sri Lankan fast bowler Lasith Malinga has joined the Mumbai Indians (MI) squad after missing the first two games and is likely to be fit for the team`s clash against Delhi Daredevils on April 9.

IPL 2013: Pollard’s all-round show helps Mumbai defeat Chennai by nine runs

Mumbai Indians defeated the formidable Chennai Super Kings in their own backyard for their first win in the Indian Premier League on Saturday.

IPL 2013: Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings - Preview

Smarting from the narrow defeat in their opening IPL tie, Mumbai Indians will have their task cut out when they lock horns with two-time winners Chennai Super Kings here on Saturday at a venue, which has been guarded like a fortress by the home team.

Ross Taylor joins CPL

New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor has become the latest international cricketer to link up with the inaugural Caribbean Premier League (CPL) set to begin in July.

We have put behind loss against RCB: Wright

Mumbai Indians coach John Wright said on Friday that his side has put behind their opening game defeat and was focusing on how to beat Chennai Super Kings in their second IPL match here on Saturday.

Players guided by Kumble will help us win against MI: Kohli

Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli on Wednesday, said he was unhappy to miss the services of Anil Kumble as the `Mentor` but the players guided by the former India captain would turn the heat on Mumbai Indian on Thursday.

Steve Waugh backs women to compete along men in Big Bash

Former Test captain Steve Waugh has said it`s time to consider adding one female player to each Big Bash League T20 team`s roster based on the success and ability of Australia`s elite women`s cricketers.

Aussie team worst ever: Oz media

The Australian media has left no stones unturned in slamming the national Test team for their shambolic performance during their humiliating 4-0 series defeat against India, branding the current team as worst ever.

BCCI won`t accept Decision Review System soon

ICC Chief Executive Dave Richardson has suggested that India`s bad experience of the Decision Review System when it was first trialed might have played a part in BCCI`s refusal to accept the controversial technology.

Jadeja fancies Aussie skippers as targets

Left-arm orthodox bowler Ravindra Jadeja seems to have taken more than a liking for Australian captains, having clinched their wickets six out of seven times in the ongoing Border-Gavaskar Trophy series against Australia.

Clarke says can't accept Oz to stay third-best in Test cricket

Michael Clarke has claimed he can`t accept Australia to stay third best in Test cricket, adding he would take every possible step to help his men reach the summit, even if it requires taking hard decisions.

Hayden bats for Watson;Ponting, Hussey keep mum on team crisis

Sacked Australian vice-captain Shane Watson today got the backing of former opening batsman Matthew Hayden while ex-captain Ricky Ponting refused comment on the unprecedented dumping of four key players from the team for the third Test against India.

Maxwell feels he is up for Test cricket

Having created a lot of buzz after becoming the only player to command million dollar in the last ILP auction, Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell today expressed confidence about playing long innings in Tests.

Oz legend Ponting to lead Prime Minister`s XI against Windies

Retired Australian legend Ricky Ponting will lead the Prime Minister`s XI during its one-day clash against West Indies later this month. Ponting will captain the side at Manuka Oval in Canberra on January 29, while former Test keeper Brad Haddin will be the vice-captain, News.com.au reports.

Australia lack firepower to reclaim Ashes: Holding

Legendary West Indies fast bowler Michael Holding feels that Australia lacks the fire-power to reclaim the Ashes from Andrew Strauss`s Englishmen.