Virender Sehwag stands for 400,000 babies

To put a spotlight on the cause of routine immunisation UNICEF recently launched the #babiesneedyou campaign, which urges parents and citizens alike to prioritize vaccination. 

Rahul Dravid lauds Ajinkya Rahane for good show overseas
Rahul Dravid lauds Ajinkya Rahane for good show overseas

Former skipper Rahul Dravid today heaped praise on Ajinkya Rahane as the most prolific batsman over the last one year by citing his outstanding run in the last four overseas Test series.

I should take blame for Kings XI Punjab's poor show, says Sanjay Bangar
I should take blame for Kings XI Punjab's poor show, says Sanjay Bangar

Having suffered their sixth defeat in eight games, the chances of Kings XI Punjab chief coach Sanjay Bangar knows only too well that the campaign for last year's finalists are all but over and he is now hoping for a "miracle" to get into the last-four stage.

Missed the pressure of batsman attacking me: Zaheer Khan on comeback
Missed the pressure of batsman attacking me: Zaheer Khan on comeback

Making an impact straightaway after a near year-long sabbatical due to injury, veteran speedster Zaheer Khan said that he will get better and better as he bowls more in competitive match situation.

IPL 8: Shaun Marsh, George Bailey doubtful for match against DD, says Sanjay Bangar
IPL 8: Shaun Marsh, George Bailey doubtful for match against DD, says Sanjay Bangar

Already grappling with poor form of their big players, Kings XI Punjab are now facing injury scare to skipper George Bailey and Shaun Marsh, coach of the struggling IPL side informed on Thursday.

IPL 2015, Match 27: Kings XI Punjab vs Hyderabad Sunrisers - Preview
IPL 2015, Match 27: Kings XI Punjab vs Hyderabad Sunrisers - Preview

Placed in the bottom half of the points table, both Kings XI Punjab and SunRisers Hyderabad would be looking to get out of the rut when they clash in an IPL cricket match here on Monday.

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.

2015 IPL, Match 24: Chennai Super Kings vs Kings XI Punjab – As it happened...
2015 IPL, Match 24: Chennai Super Kings vs Kings XI Punjab – As it happened...

Well-oiled Chennai Super Kings produced a clinical performance to thrash a clueless Kings XI Punjab side at Chepauk in 24th match of the 2015 Indian Premier League (IPL).  MS Dhoni's men won the match by a whopping 97 runs.

Feeling good about his game, Virender Sehwag seeks big runs in IPL
Feeling good about his game, Virender Sehwag seeks big runs in IPL

Virender Sehwag still feels the insatiable hunger for scoring runs and says he would like to make the most of his current form by scoring 'big runs' for Kings XI Punjab in the ongoing Indian Premier League.

IPL 2015, 24th match: Chennai Super Kings vs Kings XI Punjab – Preview
IPL 2015, 24th match: Chennai Super Kings vs Kings XI Punjab – Preview

Struggling to be consistent, Kings XI Punjab will have their task cut out when they take on the in-form Chennai Super Kings in an IPL cricket match at the Chepauk here Saturday.

The comeback conundrum for cricketing legends

In the recently concluded Cricket World Cup, while we witnessed some of the most outstanding performances from different cricketers, one which overshadowed the rest was of Kumar Sangakkara hitting four consecutive centuries. That the veteran was playing in his last World Cup, made the feat all the more special. While most of his contemporaries found it difficult to shine in cricket's biggest extravaganza, Sanga, who is one of the most underrated cricketer in world cricket, showed yet again why he deserves to go down as one of the finest cricketers to have played the game.

IPL 2015: Virender Sehwag credits Mitchell Johnson, Axar Patel for thrilling win against Rajasthan
IPL 2015: Virender Sehwag credits Mitchell Johnson, Axar Patel for thrilling win against Rajasthan

After edging out Rajasthan Royals in a nail-biting IPL game, Kings XI Punjab captain Virender Sehwag credited local boy Axar Patel and Australian allrounder Mitchell Johnson for the victory.

Ready to wait for realising Test dream: David Miller
Ready to wait for realising Test dream: David Miller

The David Miller style of play is suited more to shorter formats but the big-hitting batsman dreams of playing Tests for South Africa to this date, having made a name for himself in five years of international cricket, complimented by a successful stint in the IPL.

IPL 2015, 14th match: Kings XI Punjab v Kolkata Knight Riders – Preview
IPL 2015, 14th match: Kings XI Punjab v Kolkata Knight Riders – Preview

Their campaign off to a sedate start, defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders would look to return to winning ways when they take on a dangerous Kings XI Punjab in their next Indian Premier League match, here on Saturday.

IPL 2015: Mayank Agarwal, Yuvraj Singh guide Delhi to 5-wicket win over Kings XI Punjab
IPL 2015: Mayank Agarwal, Yuvraj Singh guide Delhi to 5-wicket win over Kings XI Punjab

Opener Mayank Agarwal and Yuvraj Singh struck half centuries as Delhi Daredevils snapped their 11-match losing streak in the IPL cricket tournament by beating Kings XI Punjab by five wickets here today.

IPL: Lucky to play alongside legend like Virender Sehwag, says Glenn Maxwell
IPL: Lucky to play alongside legend like Virender Sehwag, says Glenn Maxwell

 There aren't too many better exponents of explosive batting in shortest version than Glenn Maxwell but on his own admission, the Australian all-rounder feels that he is lucky to be playing alongside Kings XI Punjab teammate Virender Sehwag in the Indian Premier League.

Kings XI beat MI by 18 runs despite Harbhajan's blinder
Kings XI beat MI by 18 runs despite Harbhajan's blinder

Harbhajan Singh played a blinder of an innings to single-handedly take Mumbai Indians to striking distance of a dramatic victory with a stunning 24-ball 64 before his side lost their IPL cricket match against Kings XI Punjab by 18 runs in an exciting contest here on Sunday.

IPL 2015: MI vs KXIP - As it happened...
IPL 2015: MI vs KXIP - As it happened...

Welcome to our live cricket blog for Match 7 of IPL 2015 between Mumbai Indians and Kings XI Punjab at Wankhede Stadium​. Follow live score and the latest match updates here:

IPL 2015, 3rd match: Kings XI Punjab vs Rajasthan Royals - Preview
IPL 2015, 3rd match: Kings XI Punjab vs Rajasthan Royals - Preview

Rajasthan Royals would look to adapt quickly to their new 'home ground' when they lock horns with last season's runner-up Kings XI Punjab in their campaign opener in the Indian Premier League here Friday.

Sanjay Bangar backs 'motivated' Virender Sehwag for India comeback
Sanjay Bangar backs 'motivated' Virender Sehwag for India comeback

Kings XI Punjab head coach Sanjay Bangar, who is also a key member of the Indian team's support staff, believes out-of-favour opener Virender Sehwag is capable of making a national comeback despite being on the wrong side of 30s.