IPL 2015: Mitchell Starc, Virat Kohli steer RCB to 9-wicket victory over Rajasthan Royals
IPL 2015: Mitchell Starc, Virat Kohli steer RCB to 9-wicket victory over Rajasthan Royals

Skipper Virat Kohli blasted his second successive fifty and pacer Mitchell Starc snapped three wickets as Royal Challengers Bangalore notched up a comprehensive nine-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals in their IPL encounter here on Friday.

IPL 2015: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Rajasthan Royals - As it happened...
IPL 2015: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Rajasthan Royals - As it happened...

In-form Rajasthan Royals take on struggling Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 22nd match of the Indian Premier League at the Sardar Patel Stadium, Motera, Ahmedabad. While Rajasthan have lost just one match in the tournament, RCB have found it extremely hard to get the momentum going and are currently ranked at the bottom of the points table.

IPL 2015: Ashish Nehra, Suresh Raina star in CSK's 27-run win over RCB
IPL 2015: Ashish Nehra, Suresh Raina star in CSK's 27-run win over RCB

Veteran Ashish Nehra dished out a brilliant spell of pace bowling after Suresh Raina's batting heroics as Chennai Super Kings recorded a comfortable 27-run victory over Royal Challengers Bangalore in their IPL cricket match here today.

IPL 2015, 20th match: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Chennai Super Kings - Preview
IPL 2015, 20th match: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Chennai Super Kings - Preview

Beaten in their respective last games, both Royal Challengers Bangalore and Chennai Super Kings will be hungry to prevail over each other in the battle of wits when they lock horns in an Indian Premier League match here on Wednesday.

IPL 2015, 16th match: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians – Preview
IPL 2015, 16th match: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians – Preview

Pushed to the wall after four successive defeats, Mumbai Indians would look to bounce back when they take on a formidable Royal Challengers Bangalore in their Indian Premier league cricket match here on Sunday.

Steve Smith at par with Virat Kohli, AB De Villiers, says Shane Watson
Steve Smith at par with Virat Kohli, AB De Villiers, says Shane Watson

Australian all-rounder Shane Watson believes his countryman and Rajasthan Royals teammate Steve Smith is up there with India's batting order mainstay Virat Kohli and South African skipper AB De Villiers as the current best willowers of the game.

IPL 2015, Match 8, RCB vs SRH: Players to watch out for
IPL 2015, Match 8, RCB vs SRH: Players to watch out for

Match 8 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) takes us to the M Chinnaswamy Stadium where home side Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) take on visitors Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in a mouthwatering clash.

IPL 2015, Match 8: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Sunrisers Hyderabad - Preview
IPL 2015, Match 8: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Sunrisers Hyderabad - Preview

Riding high after beating defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders in their opening match, Royal Challengers Bangalore will look to exploit the home advantage when they take on Sunrisers Hyderabad in an IPL cricket match here on Monday.

IPL 8, KKR vs RCB: Ferocious Chris Gayle blows Kolkata away
IPL 8, KKR vs RCB: Ferocious Chris Gayle blows Kolkata away

Chris Gayle hammered the Kolkata Knight Riders bowlers into submission with a breathtaking 96 that guided Royal Challengers Bangalore to a three-wicket victory in an Indian Premier League encounter here today.

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

RCB beat KKR by three wickets with Chris Gayle scoring a fantastic 96 runs. So RCB open the campaign with a win.

IPL 8: AB de Villiers can score 360 degrees, says Morne Morkel
IPL 8: AB de Villiers can score 360 degrees, says Morne Morkel

When AB de Villiers gets going a bowler can hardly do anything as the South African skipper has the ability to hit 360-degrees, his compatriot and Kolkata Knight Riders speedster Morne Morkel said on Friday.

IPL 2015, 5th match: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Royal Challengers Bangalore​ - Preview
IPL 2015, 5th match: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Royal Challengers Bangalore​ - Preview

Royal Challengers Bangalore may have the most star-studded batting line-up but will find themselves under tremendous pressure when they take on defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders in an IPL cricket match here on Saturday.

Love challenge of bowling against AB de Villiers, says Mitchell Johnson
Love challenge of bowling against AB de Villiers, says Mitchell Johnson

After playing a crucial role in Australia's World Cup victory, Mitchell Johnson is now training his eyes on the challenge of bowling to the fearsome AB de Villiers when Kings XI Punjab take on RCB in the eighth edition of Indian Premier League.

RCB will do better with AB de Villiers, Chris Gayle in IPL 8: Virat Kohli
RCB will do better with AB de Villiers, Chris Gayle in IPL 8: Virat Kohli

Captain Virat Kohli said Royal Challengers Bangalore's star-studded batting line-up will be able to express itself better in IPL-8 with the arrival of players such as Darren Sammy and S Badrinath in the team. 

AB de Villiers considered withdrawing from World Cup semi-final over racial quotas
AB de Villiers considered withdrawing from World Cup semi-final over racial quotas

South Africa cricket team captain AB de Villiers had considered withdrawing from his side's semifinal tie against New Zealand in the World Cup over the issue of dropping a white player and replacing him with a black player in the squad to make the team's lineup more racially acceptable.

AB de Villiers: When Superman failed!

Even before the six from Grant Elliott's bat landed into the stands at Eden Park, the jubilant Kiwi dugout rushed to embrace their unheralded hero. The 40,000 spectators rose to their feet. Firecrackers adorned the sky as Elliot punched the air in delight.

Top ten moments of 2015 Cricket World Cup

Finally, after six weeks of enthralling cricketing action, Australia won their fifth World Cup defeating co-hosts New Zealand in Melbourne.

No Indian in ICC's World Cup XI led by Brendon McCullum
No Indian in ICC's World Cup XI led by Brendon McCullum

Not a single Indian cricketer found a place in the ICC's World Cup XI which was dominated by runners-up New Zealand rather than champions Australia with Black Caps skipper Brendon McCullum as its captain.

Cricket World Cup: Domingo defends Philander, Phangiso decisions
Cricket World Cup: Domingo defends Philander, Phangiso decisions

South Africa coach Russell Domingo Friday defended playing bowler Vernon Philander in the four-wicket World Cup semi-final loss to co-hosts New Zealand.

ICC World Cup 2015: 'Proteas will have to wait for 4 more years'
ICC World Cup 2015: 'Proteas will have to wait for 4 more years'

Former South Africa captain Graeme Smith said on Wednesday that the Proteas will have to wait for another four years to lift their first cricket World Cup trophy following their defeat to New Zealand in the semifinal on Tuesday.