There could be a rush from several quarters for putting up two new teams, once the fresh tender will be floated for the next edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), said an Indian cricket board official.
Keen on seeing South Africa 'A' do well in the upcoming tri-series involving India 'A' and Australia 'A', medium-pacer Wayne Parnell on Monday said he wants to pass on the knowledge gained from IPL stints to young Proteas players and help them in adapting to conditions.
Comeback stories are probably the most enduring ones in sporting lores. The Indian Premier League (IPL), which has seen the good, the bad and the ugly of cricket, is likely to have its share of comeback stories with erstwhile Deccan Chargers (DC) eyeing a return.
Delhi Daredevils have presented themselves with a renewed vigour, investing huge amount of money during the 2015 Indian Premier League (IPL) auction and setting new goals. They even roped in Yuvraj Singh for a record sum. But there is no change in their fortunes. The losing streak continues, and now they are one just one defeat away from creating an unwanted history.
Hugely talented Australian batsman Steve Smith credited the Indian Premier League (IPL) for developing his game, according to reports. The right-handed batsman has been in an imperious form scoring abundantly in all forms of the game.
Sahara Group on Saturday sought to defend its decision to not furnish the bank guarantee to the BCCI which led to the termination of Pune Warriors from the IPL, saying that it was forced to do that as the Board "has always acted in betrayal of trust and not fulfilled its part of obligations".
Young Australian cricketer Kane Richardson is reportedly aiming to make his mark in a longer form of cricket that offers less cash but has more respect despite earning a 700,000 dollar-contract with Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Pune Warriors for the 2013 season.
Delhi Daredevils` woeful season ended with yet another disappointing loss, this time by 38 runs to Pune Warriors, to finish at the bottom of the nine-team table in the Pepsi Indian Premier League here on Sunday.