BCCI set to introduce contract system for women cricketers
BCCI set to introduce contract system for women cricketers

 The BCCI on Sunday officially announced that India's international women's cricketers will be brought under the ambit of gradation payment like their male counterparts as it was discussed at the recently held finance committee meeting in Delhi.

BCCI announces venues for series against South Africa
BCCI announces venues for series against South Africa

Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Sunday announced the venues for the series against South Africa, scheduled to take place in the months of October and November.

IPL 2015, Final: Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings Live Score, Eden Gardens, Kolkata
IPL 2015, Final: Mumbai Indians vs Chennai Super Kings Live Score, Eden Gardens, Kolkata

Welcome to our live cricket blog for the IPL 2015 final between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings at the iconic Eden Gardens. Follow live score, reactions and latest match updates right here as we bring to you ball-by-ball coverage.

Shivnarine Chanderpaul's career up in the air
Shivnarine Chanderpaul's career up in the air

Uncertainty continues to hang over the career of Shiv Chanderpaul with media reports indicated the veteran left-hander has already been chopped from the squad for the upcoming Australia series.

IPL raids: CM promises action against cops 'alerting' bookie
IPL raids: CM promises action against cops 'alerting' bookie

 Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis said action will be taken against police officials who allegedly alerted a bookie ahead of Friday's ED raid in connection with IPL matches.

Sourav Ganguly to be BCCI adviser soon, claim reports
Sourav Ganguly to be BCCI adviser soon, claim reports

According to reports the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) chief Jagmohan Dalmiya will appoint former India cricketer Sourav Ganguly as one of the advisers of the board soon.

Ton-up Kane Williamson savours Lord`s `buzz`
Ton-up Kane Williamson savours Lord`s `buzz`

Kane Williamson said it felt particularly special to join the select group of New Zealand batsmen who`ve made a Test century at Lord`s after he reached three figures at `the home of cricket` on Saturday.

Jason Gillespie in talks with England about coach's job
Jason Gillespie in talks with England about coach's job

Former Australia fast bowler Jason Gillespie has held talks with the England and Wales Cricket Board about coaching the national team, he said on Saturday.

1st Test, Day 3: Kane Williamson ton puts New Zealand on top against England
1st Test, Day 3: Kane Williamson ton puts New Zealand on top against England

Kane Williamson starred for New Zealand as they outplayed England on the third day of the first Test at Lord`s on Saturday.

Williamson`s well-constructed 132 was the centrepiece of New Zealand`s 523 all out which gave them a first-innings lead of 134.

PCB upset with India's response to cricket ties
PCB upset with India's response to cricket ties

 The PCB chairman Shaharyar Khan has expressed disappointment over Indian Cricket Board's lukewarm response to the resumption of the bilateral ties between the two countries.

All tickets sold out for IPL final
All tickets sold out for IPL final

It will be a sellout crowd at the iconic Eden Gardens here as two time champions Chennai Super Kings (CSK) lock horns with the 2013 winners Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League (IPL) final on Sunday.

Bengal CM, Bollywood stars to attend IPL 2015 final
Bengal CM, Bollywood stars to attend IPL 2015 final

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and Governor K.N. Tripathi along with several Bollywood stars like Ranveer Singh and Anushka Sharma would grace the Indian Premier League (IPL) final at the Eden Gardens here on Sunday.

PCB chief upset with India's response to reviving cricket ties
PCB chief upset with India's response to reviving cricket ties

The PCB chairman Shaharyar Khan has expressed disappointment over Indian Cricket Board's lukewarm response to the resumption of the bilateral ties between the two countries.

PCB employee on the dock for 600 stolen tickets
PCB employee on the dock for 600 stolen tickets

 The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has filed a formal FIR against an office employee after nearly 600 tickets for the Pakistan and Zimbabwe series were stolen from the board office.

ED to look at three IPL matches after making two arrests over betting charges: Reports
ED to look at three IPL matches after making two arrests over betting charges: Reports

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) will be looking at three IPL matches after making two arrests on Friday over betting charges according to the report published in Indian Express newspaper on Saturday.

MS Dhoni's consistent leadership is key to CSK's success: Suresh Raina
MS Dhoni's consistent leadership is key to CSK's success: Suresh Raina

Star left-hander Suresh Raina feels that Chennai Super Kings' stupendous success as the most consistent team in the eight editions of Indian Premier League cricket tournament should be attributed to their skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni's leadership skills.

IPL 2015 final to be re-run of rain-delayed inaugural?
IPL 2015 final to be re-run of rain-delayed inaugural?

In what could be a repeat of the opening ceremony, thundershowers may play spoiler for cricket fans on Sunday when Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Mumbai Indians (MI) lock horns in the Indian Premier League (IPL) final here.

We have faith in judiciary: Sreesanth's mother
We have faith in judiciary: Sreesanth's mother

Former India pace bowler S. Sreesanth's mother has expressed full faith in the judiciary as a court in Delhi is expected to deliver its verdict on May 29 on framing charges against the cricketer for his alleged involvement in a match fixing case registered against him and few others in 2013.

Kane Williamson joins New Zealand`s Lord`s hundred club
Kane Williamson joins New Zealand`s Lord`s hundred club

Kane Williamson became just the 13th New Zealand batsman to score a Test hundred at Lord`s when he reached three figures against England on the third day of the first Test on Saturday:

Sri Lanka women’s cricket team forced to perform sexual favours for officials
Sri Lanka women’s cricket team forced to perform sexual favours for officials

Sri Lanka's sports ministry said on Friday that an investigation had found evidence that members of the national women's cricket team had been forced to perform sexual favours for officials in order to earn or keep their places in the squad.