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.

Irani Trophy: Karnataka stretch their lead to 321 runs
Irani Trophy: Karnataka stretch their lead to 321 runs

Karnataka put up a much improved batting effort in their second innings to lead Rest of India by 321 runs on day three of Irani Cup here on Thursday.

Players eye impressive show in Irani Cup, revive careers
Players eye impressive show in Irani Cup, revive careers

The likes of Robin Uthappa and Kedar Jadhav will be eyeing to resurrect their international careers, before embarking on high-octane IPL contest, when Ranji Trophy champions Karnataka and Rest of India (RoI) lock horns in the Irani Cup here Tuesday.

Ranji Trophy final: Karnataka vs Tamil Nadu - Preview
Ranji Trophy final: Karnataka vs Tamil Nadu - Preview

Looking to retain the title, defending champions Karnataka will face an uphill task against the formidable Tamil Nadu in the final of the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament at the Wankhede Stadium, here on Sunday.

Ranji Trophy: Mumbai to take on holders Karnataka in semis
Ranji Trophy: Mumbai to take on holders Karnataka in semis

An exciting battle is on cards when a resurgent Mumbai lock horns with defending champions Karnataka in the Ranji Trophy semifinal cricket match at the Chinnaswamy Stadium here tomorrow.

Defending champions Karnataka advance to Ranji Trophy semifinals
Defending champions Karnataka advance to Ranji Trophy semifinals

Defending champions Karnataka advanced to the Ranji Trophy semifinals after taking the first innings lead against Assam in the last eight match that ended here on Friday.

Ravikumar Samarth's ton virtually seals a semifinal berth for Karnataka
Ravikumar Samarth's ton virtually seals a semifinal berth for Karnataka

Karnataka virtually assured themselves a place in the semifinals of the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament after setting a near impossible 683 runs target in front of Assam in their second innings on the fourth and penultimate day of the quarterfinal tie, here on Thursday.

Ranji Trophy: Karnataka tightens noose around Assam
Ranji Trophy: Karnataka tightens noose around Assam

Karnataka stamped their authority on the Ranji Trophy quarterfinal being held here by cleaning up Assam for 185 before taking a 404-run lead at stumps on day three of the cricket match at Holkar Stadium.

Karnataka in drivers' seat against Assam in Ranji quarters
Karnataka in drivers' seat against Assam in Ranji quarters

 Karnataka placed themselves in the drivers' seat as they piled on a huge 452 all out in their first innings before reducing Assam to 58 for three on the second day of their Ranji Trophy cricket quarterfinal match here.

Robin Uthappa, Lokesh Rahul put Karnataka in command in Ranji Trophy
Robin Uthappa, Lokesh Rahul put Karnataka in command in Ranji Trophy

Robin Uthappa hit a brilliant 153, while Lokesh Rahul struck a patient 91 as defending champions Karnataka reached 302-2 at stumps on the opening day of their Ranji Trophy quarterfinal match against Assam, here. 

Ranji Trophy: Mumbai draw with Karnataka, enter quarterfinals
Ranji Trophy: Mumbai draw with Karnataka, enter quarterfinals

Forty-time champions Mumbai sneaked into the quarterfinals of the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament by virtue of their first innings lead in their last Group A league match against holders Karnataka, which ended in a draw here today.

Ranji Trophy: Manish Pandey approaches ton in Karnataka's strong reply against MP
Ranji Trophy: Manish Pandey approaches ton in Karnataka's strong reply against MP

Manish Pandey (92 not out) remained on course for his 14th first class century as Karnataka came up with a splendid batting effort against Madhya Pradesh by ending the day two of their Ranji Trophy Group A contest at 214 for three, here on Wednesday.