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.

BCCI to implement Lodha committee's order in toto
BCCI to implement Lodha committee's order in toto

Tasked by a judicial committee to suspend Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals in the wake of the betting scandal in 2013, the IPL Governing Council on Sunday decided to implement the panel's order in toto and set up a working group to work out the modalities.

IPL scandal: Ajay Shirke raises termination issue, doesn't find support
IPL scandal: Ajay Shirke raises termination issue, doesn't find support

The much-debated termination issue of the suspended IPL franchises Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals did not find many takers during the IPL Governing Council meeting in Mumbai on Sunday with the exception of former BCCI treasurer and GC member Ajay Shirke.

Shashank Manohar blames N Srinivasan for mess, demands his ouster as ICC chief
Shashank Manohar blames N Srinivasan for mess, demands his ouster as ICC chief

 Former BCCI president Shashank Manohar on Saturday squarely blamed N Srinivasan for the mess in the high-profile IPL, saying that he was the "root of all scandals" and should immediately step down as the ICC chairman.

Jagmohan Dalmiya unlikely to attend IPL GC Meeting
Jagmohan Dalmiya unlikely to attend IPL GC Meeting

BCCI President Jagmohan Dalmiya, who is indisposed, is unlikely to attend tomorrow's crucial IPL governing council meeting in Mumbai.

IPL GC to meet today to lay new road map for T20 League
IPL GC to meet today to lay new road map for T20 League

The Governing Council of the popular but troubled Indian Premier League will meet today to discuss the repercussions of the suspension of Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals, and also to chalk out a new roadmap for the T20 event.

Shashank Manohar to meet Jagmohan Dalmiya to discuss IPL conundrum
Shashank Manohar to meet Jagmohan Dalmiya to discuss IPL conundrum

 Former BCCI chief Shashank Manohar on Friday dropped in at the city to meet current president Jagmohan Dalmiya and discuss the road ahead for the board after suspension of Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals by the Supreme Court-appointed Justice Lodha Committee.

Deccan Chargers takes cue from Kochi Tuskers, eyes IPL comeback
Deccan Chargers takes cue from Kochi Tuskers, eyes IPL comeback

Comeback stories are probably the most enduring ones in sporting lores. The Indian Premier League (IPL), which has seen the good, the bad and the ugly of cricket, is likely to have its share of comeback stories with erstwhile Deccan Chargers (DC) eyeing a return.

BCCI can terminate two franchises: Justice RM Lodha
BCCI can terminate two franchises: Justice RM Lodha

Justice RM Lodha, who headed the committee that proposed a two-year suspension of the two teams -- Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals -- has said that the Indian Cricket Board (BCCI) is free to terminate the IPL franchises.

Subramanian Swamy seeks review on CSK suspension order
Subramanian Swamy seeks review on CSK suspension order

 BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Thursday sought a review of the "excessively harsh" decision to suspend Chennai Super Kings from participating in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

SC orders on IPL have to be strictly followed: Sarbananda Sonowal
SC orders on IPL have to be strictly followed: Sarbananda Sonowal

Union Minister of State for Sports and Youth Affairs Sarbananda Sonowal on Thursday welcomed the decisions of the Supreme Court-appointed committee on the betting activities in IPL and said they would be strictly followed.

Raj Kundra's statement is contempt of Supreme Court order: Aditya Verma
Raj Kundra's statement is contempt of Supreme Court order: Aditya Verma

Slamming Raj Kundra's criticism of Justice Lodha Committee's order of suspending the Rajasthan Royals owner from any cricketing activity for life, petitioner in IPL spot-fixing scandal Aditya Verma on Thursday claimed that the London-based businessman's statement is a contempt of Supreme Court order.

Aussie, Kiwi cricketers in limbo over IPL team bans
Aussie, Kiwi cricketers in limbo over IPL team bans

Former New Zealand captain and Chennai Super Kings (CSK) coach Stephen Fleming has expressed the hope that he and other affected players will be looked after in the wake of the two-year suspensions of his team and Rajasthan Royals (RR) from the Indian Premier League (IPL).

BCCI mulling over running CSK, RR: Reports
BCCI mulling over running CSK, RR: Reports

Indian Premier League's two suspended franchisees Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals may be run by the BCCI under their banner for two seasons. This is after the R M Lodha panel who passed its order on suspending the IPL’s Chennai and Rajasthan franchisees for two years, top BCCI officials were busy on a conference call to decide on the next step to be taken.

Business houses ready to jump on the Indian Premier League bandwagon
Business houses ready to jump on the Indian Premier League bandwagon

Cricket, it's still lucrative in India. Despite the recent set-back the sport has received following the infamous spot-fixing and betting scandal, and the subsequent banning of teams and former owners, a host of Indian business houses are in line to join the Indian Premier League (IPL) bandwagon.

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