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.

CLT20 Final: Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders - Preview
CLT20 Final: Chennai Super Kings vs Kolkata Knight Riders - Preview

The indomitable Chennai Super Kings will have the advantage of familiarity with the conditions but the unbeaten Kolkata Knight Riders would still be a tough nut to crack when they clash in the Oppo Champions League T20 final at the Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Saturday.

CLT20 2014: Complete game for us ahead of final: MS Dhoni
CLT20 2014: Complete game for us ahead of final: MS Dhoni

 Chennai Super Kings skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni said his side played a "complete game" to beat Kings XI Punjab and enter the Champions League T20 final here on Thursday.

Sunil Narine reported again, suspended from bowling in CLT20 final
Sunil Narine reported again, suspended from bowling in CLT20 final

Kolkata Knight Riders and West Indies off-spinner Sunil Narine was today reported for the second time for a suspect illegal bowling action and he will not be eligible to bowl in the CLT20 final on Saturday, the organisers of the tournament said.

CLT20 2014: Gautam Gambhir credits team effort for good run
CLT20 2014: Gautam Gambhir credits team effort for good run

 Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir today attributed his side's splendid run in the Champions League Twenty20 to collective effort, saying that his team has done well in all departments of the game en route to the final.

CLT20 2014: KKR win 14th consecutive match, beat Hobart Hurricanes to reach final
CLT20 2014: KKR win 14th consecutive match, beat Hobart Hurricanes to reach final

Veteran Jacques Kallis brought his years of experience into play as he guided Kolkata Knight Riders to its maiden Oppo Champions League T20 final having comfortably beaten Australia's Hobart Hurricanes by seven wickets, here today.

Sunil Narine still most dangerous even without faster ball: Darren Sammy
Sunil Narine still most dangerous even without faster ball: Darren Sammy

West Indies T20 skipper Darren Sammy today backed mystery spinner Sunil Narine, who has been reported for suspect bowling action during an Oppo Champions League Twenty20 match, stating that he will still be the most dangerous spinner in the world even without his quicker deliveries.

CLT20 2014: Can CSK decode Glenn Maxwell's pyrotechnics?
CLT20 2014: Can CSK decode Glenn Maxwell's pyrotechnics?

Playing against Chennai Super Kings has always been the toughest challenge for an Indian franchise. The MS Dhoni-led side, which has a squad comprising world class cricketers, has over the years been a force to reckon with in the shortest format of the game.

Injured Rohit Sharma set to miss West Indies limited-overs leg
Injured Rohit Sharma set to miss West Indies limited-overs leg

Recovering from a shoulder injury, Indian batsman Rohit Sharma, who missed leading the Mumbai Indians franchise in the Oppo Champions League T20, is set to miss the limited-overs edition of the West Indies series starting October 8.

CLT20: KKR, Chennai, Punjab and Hobart qualify for semis

Kolkata Knight Riders, Chennai Super Kings, Kings XI Punjab and Hobart Hurricanes have qualified for the semi-finals in the 2014 Champions League T20.