IPL 2015: Chennai Super Kings beat Rajasthan Royals to virtually seal play-off spot
IPL 2015: Chennai Super Kings beat Rajasthan Royals to virtually seal play-off spot

Brendon McCullum struck a quickfire fifty before Ravindra Jadeja produced a brilliant spell of 4-11 as Chennai Super Kings avenged its defeat over Rajasthan Royals with a 12-run win to virtually secure its place in the play-offs of the Indian Premier League here on Sunday.

We missed our chances: Stephen Fleming
We missed our chances: Stephen Fleming

Disappointed with the six-wicket loss to Mumbai Indians here, Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming said his team paid the price for not grabbing its chances in the IPL cricket match here. 

I don't believe chopping and changing players in IPL: Stephen Fleming
I don't believe chopping and changing players in IPL: Stephen Fleming

Notwithstanding Ravindra Jadeja's poor showing in the IPL, Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming has backed the all-rounder, saying he believes in giving chances to players rather than chopping and changing a winning combination.

IPL 2015: Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders – Players to watch out for
IPL 2015: Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders – Players to watch out for

Two-time Indian Premier League (IPL) champions Chennai Super Kings take on defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders in the 30th match at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata.

MS Dhoni operates on his instincts: R Ashwin
MS Dhoni operates on his instincts: R Ashwin

 Chennai Super Kings (CSK) spinner Ravichandran Ashwin on Sunday said skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni doesn’t have any preconceived notions and goes into the game blank and just operates on his instincts as to who is bowling well and how the wicket is behaving.

2015 IPL, Match 24: Flawless Chennai Super Kings thrash Kings XI Punjab by 97 runs
2015 IPL, Match 24: Flawless Chennai Super Kings thrash Kings XI Punjab by 97 runs

Chennai Super Kings thrashed Kings XI Punjab by a huge margin of 97 runs here on Saturday, extracting a sweet revenge for a string of three losses to them in the last season of the Indian Premier League.

IPL 2015: CSK's spin department has been less effective, says Stephen Fleming
IPL 2015: CSK's spin department has been less effective, says Stephen Fleming

Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming on Friday conceded that the spin department of his side has not been as effective as compared to previous IPL seasons but denied that the team management has lost confidence to the slow bowlers.

IPL 2015: We have to play really well against MI, says Stephen Fleming
IPL 2015: We have to play really well against MI, says Stephen Fleming

 Notwithstanding Mumbai Indians' poor start in this IPL season, Chennai Super Kings head coach Stephen Fleming is wary of the home team's capabilities and insists that the visitors, who are unbeaten so far, have not lowered their guard for Friday's game.

Jadeja incident affected me during World Cup, says James Anderson
Jadeja incident affected me during World Cup, says James Anderson

England pace spearhead James Anderson says the altercation with India's Ravindra Jadeja during the Trent Bridge Test last year "affected" his performance in the cricket World Cup where he claimed just five wickets in six matches.

IPL 8: Veterans Gautam Gambhir, Yuvraj Singh lead list of hopefuls for making a comeback to Indian cricket team
IPL 8: Veterans Gautam Gambhir, Yuvraj Singh lead list of hopefuls for making a comeback to Indian cricket team

As the Indian Premier League's eighth season starts from Thursday, several former India players would want to perform well in order to make a comeback to the Indian ODI and Twenty20 teams respectively. The likes of Gautam Gambhir and Yuvraj Singh lead the pack of veteran players who would be desperate to make their mark in the IPL.

BCCI must address issue of player burnout: Venkatapathy Raju
BCCI must address issue of player burnout: Venkatapathy Raju

Taking into consideration the Indian cricket team's gruelling international schedule, former national selector Venkatapathy Raju on Tuesday said the BCCI must address the issue of player burnout and should have a back-up team of bowlers.

Cricket World Cup: Team India members arrive home; Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma land in Mumbai
Cricket World Cup: Team India members arrive home; Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma land in Mumbai

The Indian World Cup team members, including skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni and star batsman Virat Kohli, arrived home from Australia in batches and left for their respective destinations, Cricket Board sources said.

ICC World Cup 2015: Australia favourites against India, says Matthew Hayden
ICC World Cup 2015: Australia favourites against India, says Matthew Hayden

Ahead of the do-or-die cricket World Cup semi-final between India and Australia, former explosive opening batsman Matthew Hayden was on Wednesday confident that the co-hosts will beat India to enter the final.

ICC World Cup, 2nd semi-final: Team India's three areas of concern

At the end of four quarter-finals in the ICC World Cup 2015, cricket world moved a step closer to crowning the kings of ODI cricket.

ICC Cricket World Cup: Spin won't be a factor in our semis against India, says James Faulkner
ICC Cricket World Cup: Spin won't be a factor in our semis against India, says James Faulkner

Australian all-rounder James Faulkner on Monday insisted that spin will not play as big a role as is being predicted in the cricket World Cup semifinal against India here on March 26.

ICC World Cup 2015: Ravindra Jadeja, Rohit Sharma still a concern for Team India
ICC World Cup 2015: Ravindra Jadeja, Rohit Sharma still a concern for Team India

India have played like true champions thus far in the on-going ICC World Cup as they topped their Pool (B) after the group stages, with six wins on the trot.

Cricket World cup 2015: Don't always judge Rohit Sharma's form by runs scored, says skipper MS Dhoni
Cricket World cup 2015: Don't always judge Rohit Sharma's form by runs scored, says skipper MS Dhoni

Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni is not too much worried about Rohit Sharma's struggling form in the ongoing cricket World Cup and said that the important thing was to see the manner of his batting rather than the number of runs he has scored.Rohit has so far scored 159 runs in six group league matches at a mediocre average of 31.8 with two half-centuries to his credit.

Cricket World cup 2015: Mahendra Singh Dhoni happy with workout in Zimbabwe win
Cricket World cup 2015: Mahendra Singh Dhoni happy with workout in Zimbabwe win

India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni was delighted to see his team cope with the pressure of chasing down Zimbabwe`s 287 on Saturday, insisting the extensive workout will help them in the World Cup knockout rounds.

Cricket World cup 2015: Plenty for Virat Kohli still to do, says Dav Whatmore
Cricket World cup 2015: Plenty for Virat Kohli still to do, says Dav Whatmore

Zimbabwe coach Dav Whatmore hailed the impact of Virat Kohli on the Indian team Thursday but insisted the batting superstar still has plenty to achieve.

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: India vs Ireland - Preview
ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: India vs Ireland - Preview

On the cusp of creating World Cup history, a supremely confident India will aim to crush a gutsy Ireland in their penultimate group encounter of the ICC cricket World Cup, here on Tuesday.