IPL 2015: KKR give Ankit Keshri's family Rs 20 lakh, name him 16th man
IPL 2015: KKR give Ankit Keshri's family Rs 20 lakh, name him 16th man

In a noble gesture, Kolkata Knight Riders named deceased Bengal cricketer Ankit Keshri as their 16th man while his family was given a cheque of Rs 20 lakh at a ceremony ahead of their IPL T20 cricket match against Chennai Super Kings at Eden Gardens here today.

IPL 2015, Match 25, KKR vs RR: Players to watch out for
IPL 2015, Match 25, KKR vs RR: Players to watch out for

Match 25 of the IPL takes us to the iconic Eden Gardens where home side Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) take on Rajasthan Royals (RR).

IPL 2015: Chris Gayle dedicates award to mother on her birthday
IPL 2015: Chris Gayle dedicates award to mother on her birthday

Royal Challengers Bangalore bat Chris Gayle on Saturday dedicated to his mother on her birthday the man of the match award given to him in the Indian Premier league match against Kolkata Knight Riders here.

Giving Chris Gayle a chance he can make you pay: Gautam Gambhir
Giving Chris Gayle a chance he can make you pay: Gautam Gambhir

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) skipper Gautam Gambhir on Saturday rued dropping Royal Challengers Bangalore opener Chris Gayle twice saying "If you keep dropping catches, someone like Chris will hurt you."

Is Sachin Tendulkar making a shock IPL comeback?
Is Sachin Tendulkar making a shock IPL comeback?

Sachin Tendulkar on Saturday fuelled rumours of a possible shock Indian Premier League comeback, leaving the guesswork to his legion of fans.

IPL 2015: Mumbai Indians undergo intense practice session
IPL 2015: Mumbai Indians undergo intense practice session

Two days ahead of their match against Kings XI Punjab, Mumbai Indians underwent a rigorous training session at the Wankhede Stadium here on Friday.

We hope to learn from our mistakes and come back well: Rohit Sharma
We hope to learn from our mistakes and come back well: Rohit Sharma

A dejected Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma on Wednesday said his team failed to execute the plans and hoped the boys would learn from their mistakes and figure out what needed to be done.

I only needed to make the best use of the conditions: Morne Morkel
I only needed to make the best use of the conditions: Morne Morkel

Having bagged the man of the match with impressive figures of 2/18 in the eighth Indian Premier League lung opener, South African pacer Morne Morkel says he only had to make the best use of the favourable conditions at the Eden Gardens.

IPL 8: Rohit Sharma's love affair with Eden Gardens continues
IPL 8: Rohit Sharma's love affair with Eden Gardens continues

Rohit Sharma once again played a superb knock at the iconic Eden Gardens in the opening match of the Indian Premier League's eighth edition against Kolkata Knight Riders on Wednesday.

IPL 8: Sachin Tendulkar has long chat with Virat Kohli
IPL 8: Sachin Tendulkar has long chat with Virat Kohli

Sachin Tendulkar took the centrestage at the Eden Gardens as the Mumbai Indians 'icon' was seen giving a pep talk to his team before getting into a long chat with RCB skipper Virat Kohli ahead of the IPL-8 opener here on Wednesday.

IPL 8: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians - Preview
IPL 8: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Mumbai Indians - Preview

Keen to put the Sunil Narine controversy behind them, Kolkata Knight Riders will begin their title defence against a formidable Mumbai Indians side in the IPL cricket opener at the Eden Gardens, here onWednesday.

IPL jamboree to return with star-studded opening night on Tuesday
IPL jamboree to return with star-studded opening night on Tuesday

Its scandalous past seasons still quite fresh in memory, the Indian Premier League (IPL) organisers will look to ensure that the focus remains firmly on cricket when the cash-rich event gets underway with a glamorous opening ceremony, featuring top Bollywood stars, here on Tuesday.

IPL 8: Thunderstorm denies KKR practice on Eden pitch
IPL 8: Thunderstorm denies KKR practice on Eden pitch

A thunderstorm that uprooted trees in the city, also put paid to the Kolkata Knight Riders' hopes to practice in the 22 yards of the Eden Gardens which turned soggy on Sunday.

Not winning World Cup disappointing, but IPL is new challenge: Rohit Sharma
Not winning World Cup disappointing, but IPL is new challenge: Rohit Sharma

Star India batsman Rohit Sharma said while the national cricket team members are disappointed at not being able to retain the World Cup, a new challenge awaits them in the form of the upcoming Indian Premier League. 

IPL 8: Sunil Narine again skips KKR practice session
IPL 8: Sunil Narine again skips KKR practice session

Kolkata Knight Riders' star spinner Sunil Narine, who underwent a repeat test for his suspect bowling action in Chennai, skipped the Indian Premier League (IPL) team's practice session for the second consecutive day on Saturday.

KC Cariappa will be difficult to crack: Surya Kumar Yadav
KC Cariappa will be difficult to crack: Surya Kumar Yadav

Hard-hitting allrounder Surya Kumar Yadav feels defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders' latest recruit KC Cariappa is a "different" bowler and teams would find him "difficult" to crack during IPL-8.

Kolkata Municipal elections prompt IPL schedule rejigged
Kolkata Municipal elections prompt IPL schedule rejigged

The Indian Premier League's Kolkata schedule has been slightly rejigged owing to the Municipal elections in the city with the organisers deciding to shift KKR's April 12 to 25 home matches following a request from the police there.

CAB hopeful of Eden Gardens getting more matches
CAB hopeful of Eden Gardens getting more matches

With Jagmohan Dalmiya back at the helm of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) on Tuesday hoped Eden Gardens will get to host the 2016 World Twenty20 final.

Ranji: Tamil Nadu set up title clash against Karnataka
Ranji: Tamil Nadu set up title clash against Karnataka

Tamil Nadu entered the final of the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament getting the better of Maharshtra via a first innings lead in the semifinals at the Eden Gardens here on Sunday.

Ranji Trophy: Gugale, Khurana hit tons to keep Maharashtra in hunt againt Tamil Nadu
Ranji Trophy: Gugale, Khurana hit tons to keep Maharashtra in hunt againt Tamil Nadu

Centuries from top-order batsmen Swapnil Gugale and Chirag Khurana kept Maharashtra in the hunt against a wary Tamil Nadu in the Ranji Trophy cricket semifinal at Eden Gardens here on Saturday.