IPL Governing Council mulls having new teams for next two seasons as one option
IPL Governing Council mulls having new teams for next two seasons as one option

Having two news teams for the next two editions of Indian Premier League in place of suspended Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals was among the two proposals put forward by the IPL Governing Council in its meeting here today.

Madras High Court bench advises BCCI to file counter-petition against CSK
Madras High Court bench advises BCCI to file counter-petition against CSK

In an interesting turn of events in the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing and betting scandal, a Madras High Court bench on Thursday refused to grant interim stay to Chennai Super Kings (CSK), which challenged the Justice RM Lodha committee's recommendation to ban the IPL franchise for two years.

IPL Governing Council meet hinges on Madras High Court order
IPL Governing Council meet hinges on Madras High Court order

The Indian Premier League Governing Council that is slated to meet late tomorrow evening here will deliberate on the next course of action based on the Madras High Court's hearing on Chennai Super Kings' petition due on the same day. 

Will N Srinivasan attend BCCI's working committee meet on Friday?
Will N Srinivasan attend BCCI's working committee meet on Friday?

It's still not clear whether incumbent Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) president N Srinivasan will attend the BCCI's working committee meeting to be held on Friday in Kolkata.

IPL Working Group to present four options regarding CSK, RR in Thursday meeting: Report
IPL Working Group to present four options regarding CSK, RR in Thursday meeting: Report

Ahead of the all-important Indian Premier League (IPL) governing council meeting in Kolkata tomorrow, the Working Group constituted by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has suggested four options to the board, according to report.

IPL governing council to meet tomorrow, discuss HC's petition on CSK ban
IPL governing council to meet tomorrow, discuss HC's petition on CSK ban

The Indian Premier League Governing Council that is slated to meet late tomorrow evening here will deliberate on the next course of action based on the Madras High Court's hearing on Chennai Super Kings' petition due on the same day.

PHOTOS: Have you ever seen Mahendra Singh Dhoni this animated?
PHOTOS: Have you ever seen Mahendra Singh Dhoni this animated?

Mahendra Singh Dhoni has a bit more time on his hands now that he has given up playing one format of cricket.

IPL spot-fixing case: Lodha Committee's​ Vasant Kunj office burgled
IPL spot-fixing case: Lodha Committee's​ Vasant Kunj office burgled

According to a report in the Times of India, thieves broke into Lodha Committee's Vasant Kunj office and robbed cash from a drawer.

Madras HC issues notice to BCCI on CSK plea challenging suspension
Madras HC issues notice to BCCI on CSK plea challenging suspension

Madras High Court on Friday issued notice to BCCI on a petition by Chennai Super Kings challenging the order of Justice Lodha Committee suspending it from the Indian Premier League over the 2013 betting scam involving its top official Gurunath Meiyappan.

Suspended IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings moves Madras High Court against Justice Lodha committee verdict
Suspended IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings moves Madras High Court against Justice Lodha committee verdict

The Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing and betting saga took another interesting turn on Thursday with Chennai Super Kings (CSK) approaching Madras High Court against Justice Lodha committee verdict, which suspended the franchise.

BCCI mulling over banks, financial institutions to run CSK, RR for two seasons: Report
BCCI mulling over banks, financial institutions to run CSK, RR for two seasons: Report

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) working group, is mulling over an interesting option of handing over suspended duo of IPL franchises Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings to banks or reliable financial institutions.

BCCI keen on running suspended Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals under new management: Report
BCCI keen on running suspended Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals under new management: Report

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is keen to retain the two suspended Indian Premier League (IPL) franchises Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals under new management for the duration of the two-year ban, according to a report.

Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals may be terminated from IPL by BCCI
Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals may be terminated from IPL by BCCI

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is currently working on multiple fronts – floating tenders for two new teams, challenging Kochi Tuskers arbitration in court and preparing a roadmap in case contracts with Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals are terminated, reports the Times of India.

BCCI leaves out tainted CSK, RR from four-member working group meeting
BCCI leaves out tainted CSK, RR from four-member working group meeting

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) did not invite Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR), as their four-member working group met for the first time on Monday to study the Lodha Committee report.

BCCI officials to sign 'no conflict of interest' undertaking
BCCI officials to sign 'no conflict of interest' undertaking

In its bid to clean the image of the sport, the BCCI has notified all the Board members to sign an undertaking declaring that they do not have 'conflict of interest' while holding functionary posts in their respective cricket associations.

Are calls for N Srinivasan's resignations justified?
Are calls for N Srinivasan's resignations justified?

When the Indian Premier League betting scandal was unravelling last year, with exposures of Sreesanth of Rajasthan Royals and Gurunath Meiyappan of the Chennai Super Kings colluding with syndicates in the UAE, then Board president N.Srinivasan's, (who was also owner of the CSK, and Meiyappan's father-in-law) response to calls for him to resign was that he himself had "done no wrong".

After IPL scandal, India finally moves closer to sports bill
After IPL scandal, India finally moves closer to sports bill

The much talked about Indian sports bill has finally taken some shape after an initial draft reportedly reached the Union Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs on Wednesday.

No one is bigger than cricket: VVS Laxman on IPL controversy
No one is bigger than cricket: VVS Laxman on IPL controversy

Former India batsman V.V.S Laxman on Wednesday termed the suspension of two Indian Premier League (IPL) teams Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) as unfortunate, but added nothing is bigger than cricket and the game will ultimately emerge victorious despite the controversy.

Replacing CSK, RR with two new franchises seems only viable option left for IPL
Replacing CSK, RR with two new franchises seems only viable option left for IPL

The beleaguered Indian Premier League (IPL) is likely to add two new franchises to keep the number of competing teams at eight, as insisted by its chairman Rajiv Shukla.

ICC chairman N Srinivasan arrives from US
ICC chairman N Srinivasan arrives from US

ICC Chairman N Srinivasan arrived here on Sunday after his sojourn in the USA.

IPL 2015 Points Table

Teams MP Won Lost Tie Pts
14 9 5 18
14 8 6 16
14 7 5 2 16
14 7 5 1 16
14 7 6 1 15
14 7 7 2 14
14 5 8 1 11
14 3 11 6

 
1 David Warner
14 Matches
Sunrisers Hyderabad
562
Runs
2 Lendl Simmons
13 Matches
Mumbai Indians
540
Runs
3 Ajinkya Rahane
14 Matches
Rajasthan Royals
540
Runs
1 Dwayne Bravo
17 Matches
Chennai Super Kings
26
Wickets
2 Lasith Malinga
15 Matches
Mumbai Indians
24
Wickets
3 Yuzvendra Chahal
15 Matches
Royal Challengers Bangalore
23
Wickets
 

IPL 2015 Photos