India focus on T20s, not IPL turmoil: Ajinkya Rahane
India focus on T20s, not IPL turmoil: Ajinkya Rahane

India`s stand-in captain Ajinkya Rahane insists that his squad`s focus is on two Twenty20 internationals against Zimbabwe and not the turmoil rocking the Indian Premier League.

IPL has not affected CLT20: Sunil Gavaskar
IPL has not affected CLT20: Sunil Gavaskar

Defending IPL, former Indian cricket captain Sunil Gavaskar on Wednesday rubbished talks of the cash-rich Indian Premier League being the reason behind the scrapping of Champions League T20.

Champions League Twenty20 scrapped due to dwindling fan interest
Champions League Twenty20 scrapped due to dwindling fan interest

The Governing Council of the Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) on Wednesday confirmed that the ill-fated competition will be discontinued with immediate effect.

Fate of CLT20, CSK valuation issue to be discussed at IPL GC
Fate of CLT20, CSK valuation issue to be discussed at IPL GC

 The fate of the Champions League T20 and the controversy surrounding the valuation of Chennai Super Kings (CSK) are the two important issues that will come up for discussion when the IPL Governing Council members meet here on Wednesday.

Jagmohan Dalmiya thanks CSA, BCB officials for gracing IPL final
Jagmohan Dalmiya thanks CSA, BCB officials for gracing IPL final

BCCI President Jagmohan Dalmiya on Thursday thanked the officials of the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) and Cricket South Africa (CSA) for coming on invitation to watch the IPL final here on May 24.

We are thinking of bettering Champions League T20: Anurag Thakur
We are thinking of bettering Champions League T20: Anurag Thakur

 The Indian Cricket Board (BCCI) top brass on Monday said that they are trying to devise a strategy to make Champions League T20 more exciting in near future.

CSA, CA chiefs invited for IPL 2015 final, to discuss fate of CLT20
CSA, CA chiefs invited for IPL 2015 final, to discuss fate of CLT20

The BCCI will discuss the fate of Champions League T20 with the Presidents of Cricket South Africa and Cricket Australia, who have been extended special invitations to watch the May 24 IPL final at the Eden Gardens.

BCCI planning new league in place of CLT20, confirms Rajeev Shukla
BCCI planning new league in place of CLT20, confirms Rajeev Shukla

Ending all speculations, IPL chairman Rajeev Shukla on Friday said that the BCCI was exploring options for a new league in September as a replacement for Champions League T20.

Mini-IPL to replace Champions League Twenty20: Reports
Mini-IPL to replace Champions League Twenty20: Reports

The Board of Cricket for Control in India (BCCI) is all set to replace the Champions League T20 (CLT20) with a mini Indian Premier League (IPL), according to reports.

Brisbane Heat sign West Indies spinner Samuel Badree
Brisbane Heat sign West Indies spinner Samuel Badree

World No.1 Twenty20 bowler Samuel Badree will campaign in this year’s Big Bash League after penning a deal with Brisbane Heat.

PCB take 'Lion's share' out of CLT20 appearance fee for Lahore
PCB take 'Lion's share' out of CLT20 appearance fee for Lahore

The Pakistan Cricket Board has taken close to 60 percent of the appearance money earned by the Lahore Lions team during the recently concluded Champions League T20 in India paying Muhammad Hafeez and Co only USD 100,000 out of the USD 500,000 for their hardwork.

No place for Robin Uthappa in Team India's limited-overs squad
No place for Robin Uthappa in Team India's limited-overs squad

As the selectors announced Indian cricket team's squad for the remaining two ODIs and the lone T20 against West Indies, one name which surprisingly went missing was of Robin Uthappa.

Injured Mohammad Hafeez ruled out of Test series against Australia
Injured Mohammad Hafeez ruled out of Test series against Australia

After missing out on the one-off T20 International and the three-match ODI series against Australia, injured Pakistan all-rounder Muhammad Hafeez has been ruled out of the upcoming two Tests as well.

Gautam Gambhir confident Sunil Narine will make a strong comeback
Gautam Gambhir confident Sunil Narine will make a strong comeback

Gautam Gambhir is confident that his Kolkata Knight Riders teammate Sunil Narine will return to action as a "better bowler and stronger human being" after he was reported twice for a suspect bowling action in the CLT20.

Overnight star Pawan Negi owes his success to Daniel Vettori, CSK stint
Overnight star Pawan Negi owes his success to Daniel Vettori, CSK stint

 Not even in his wildest dream did Pawan Negi think that he would take a five-for on a stage like the CLT20 final and after producing that unexpected stellar effort, the overnight star attributed his success to his stint at Chennai Super Kings and inspiration Daniel Vettori.

Amid chaos, MS Dhoni the biker dazzles at Buddh International Circuit
Amid chaos, MS Dhoni the biker dazzles at Buddh International Circuit

Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Sunday took time out for his passion for biking by careening around the Buddh International Circuit here, a day after guiding Chennai Super Kings to their second Champions League T20 crown.

Learnt from Virat Kohli on how to build an innings: Suresh Raina
Learnt from Virat Kohli on how to build an innings: Suresh Raina

 Having guided CSK to their second CLT20 trophy, Suresh Raina said that he has matured as a player taking cues from his contemporaries including Virat Kohli, who has shown the way with big hundred in ODI cricket.

CLT20 Final: Magnificent Suresh Raina ends CSK's trophy drought with a ton
CLT20 Final: Magnificent Suresh Raina ends CSK's trophy drought with a ton

Suresh Raina on Saturday hit a blistering century pulverising Kolkata Knight Riders into submission as Chennai Super Kings exacted a sweet revenge clinching the Oppo Champions League T20 in style with an eighth-wicket victory in a thoroughly one-sided final.

Sulieman Benn replaces Sunil Narine in West Indies squad
Sulieman Benn replaces Sunil Narine in West Indies squad

Left-arm spinner Sulieman Benn will be replacing mystery bowler Sunil Narine, who has been was withdrawn from the tour of India following his "illegal" bowling action reported during the Champions League Twenty20 tournament.

We were not close to our best: George Bailey
We were not close to our best: George Bailey

Kings XI Punjab captain George Bailey has expressed disappointment over his team's loss in the Champions League T20 semifinals to Chennai Super Kings, saying that the players did not play to their potential.