Five Indian players to watch out for in tour of Zimbabwe

Five Indian players to watch out for in tour of Zimbabwe

India likely to rest MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli for Zimbabwe tour
India likely to rest MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli for Zimbabwe tour

Taking note of the fatigue factor, India are likely field a second string team for the tour of Zimbabwe and senior players such as skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni might be given a break when the selectors meet here tomorrow to pick the squad for the limited-overs series.

Venkatesh Prasad, Sunil Joshi to feature in KPL 2015
Venkatesh Prasad, Sunil Joshi to feature in KPL 2015

Former India pacer Venkatesh Prasad and left-arm spinner Sunil Joshi will make an on-field return with the fourth edition of the Karnataka Premier League (KPL) Twenty20 tournament.

IPL 2015: Rajasthan Royals vs Kolkata Knight Riders - As it happened...
IPL 2015: Rajasthan Royals vs Kolkata Knight Riders - As it happened...

Welcome to our live cricket blog for Match 54 of the Indian Premier League between Rajasthan Royals and Kolkata Knight Riders at Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai. Follow live score and latest match updates right here as we bring to you ball-by-ball coverage of this crucial encounter.

IPL 2015, KKR vs SRH: As it happened...
IPL 2015, KKR vs SRH: As it happened...

Welcome to the live coverage of the match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad which is being held at Eden Gardens, Kolkata.

Sunil Narine will return stronger: Robin Uthappa
Sunil Narine will return stronger: Robin Uthappa

Sunil Narine might be out with a suspected bowling action but Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Robin Uthappa feels the beleaguered mystery spinner would come back stronger to form a lethal combination with Brad Hogg in the coming IPL cricket matches.

We're glad to bounce back: Robin Uthappa
We're glad to bounce back: Robin Uthappa

After losing by two runs in the first leg two days ago, Kolkata Knight Riders were determined to bring out their best game and avenge the loss, opener Robin Uthappa said after scripting a seven-wicket win in the return leg fixture of the IPL T20 cricket tournament here.

IPL 2015: Robin Uthappa, Andre Russell ensure easy win for KKR over CSK
IPL 2015: Robin Uthappa, Andre Russell ensure easy win for KKR over CSK

Robin Uthappa and Andre Russell struck belligerent fifties after veteran Brad Hogg's four-wicket haul to help Kolkata Knight Riders return to winning ways with a seven-wicket win over Chennai Super Kings in a thriling Indian Premier League match here on Thursday.

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.

We messed it up by playing too many dot balls: Gautam Gambhir
We messed it up by playing too many dot balls: Gautam Gambhir

Going down to Chennai Super Kings in a thriller, Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Gautam Gambhir on Tuesday said his batsmen messed up the game by playing too many dot balls and failing to rotate the strike.

IPL 2015: Ravichandran Ashwin, Dwayne Bravo guide CSK to 2-run win over KKR in low-scorer
IPL 2015: Ravichandran Ashwin, Dwayne Bravo guide CSK to 2-run win over KKR in low-scorer

Two-time winners Chennai Super Kings pulled off a sensational last-ball two-run victory over defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders with some brilliant bowling and fielding effort which saw them defend a low score in their thrilling IPL match, here on Tuesday.

IPL 2015, Match 28, CSK vs KKR: Players to watch out for
IPL 2015, Match 28, CSK vs KKR: Players to watch out for

Two most successful IPL franchises collide in Match 28 of the tournament. Having won the league on two occasions each, the prospect of Chennai Super Kings (CSK) taking on Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) is a mouthwatering one.

Sarfaraz Khan becomes youngest player to play in Indian Premier League
Sarfaraz Khan becomes youngest player to play in Indian Premier League

Mumbai cricketer Sarfaraz Khan on Wednesday became the youngest cricketer to play in the cash-rich Indian Premier League (IPL). The 17-year-old turned up for Royal Challengers Bangalore against Chennai Super Kings at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium.

Gautam Gambhir's solid leadership is KKR's biggest strength
Gautam Gambhir's solid leadership is KKR's biggest strength

Kolkata Knight Riders are riding high in the Indian Premier League (IPL) season 8 after having got off to a good start in the tournament. KKR lie on third position in the table having won three and losing just one game so far. The defending champions' consistency has been a major highlight and their skipper Gautam Gambhir should be lauded for the effort.

IPL 8: Robin Uthappa, Glenn Maxwell yet to fire with willow
IPL 8: Robin Uthappa, Glenn Maxwell yet to fire with willow

Kolkata Knight Riders' Robin Uthappa and Kings XI Punjab's foreign player Glenn Maxwell set the stage on fire in the Indian Premier League's last season with their blistering batting.

Nothing wrong in Robin Uthappa's behaviour, says KKR skipper Gautam Gambhir
Nothing wrong in Robin Uthappa's behaviour, says KKR skipper Gautam Gambhir

Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Gautam Gambhir defended under-fire opener Robin Uthappa's allegedly scuffle with Royal Challengers Bangalore youngster Sarfaraz Khan, saying that such things "happen" during a high intensity cricket tournament like Indian Premier League.

IPL 8: Javagal Srinath denies any complaint of Uthappa-Sarfaraz scuffle
IPL 8: Javagal Srinath denies any complaint of Uthappa-Sarfaraz scuffle

 IPL match referee Javagal Srinath denied receiving any complaint from Royal Challengers Bangalore after reports emerged of a scuffle between their player Sarfaraz Khan and Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Robin Uthappa post the game at Eden Gardens, here on Saturday.

IPL 8: Don't regret missing out on century, says Rohit Sharma
IPL 8: Don't regret missing out on century, says Rohit Sharma

The talented Indian youngsters of Kolkata Knight Riders made all the difference as Mumbai Indians struggled to get breakthroughs, skipper Rohit Sharma said after their seven-wicket loss in the IPL-8 T20 cricket tournament opener here on Wednesday.

IPL 8: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians - Preview
IPL 8: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians - Preview

Keen to put the Sunil Narine controversy behind them, Kolkata Knight Riders will begin their title defence against a formidable Mumbai Indians side in the IPL cricket opener at the Eden Gardens, here onWednesday.

IPL 2015: Sunil Narine attracts attention at KKR's training session
IPL 2015: Sunil Narine attracts attention at KKR's training session

Kolkata Knight Riders' mystery spinner Sunil Narine was the cynosure of all eyes during their training session here on Monday as the West Indian bowled with his remodelled action under the watchful eyes of coach Trevor Bayliss at the Eden Gardens.