Indian cricketers shower greetings as Tendulkar 'paaji' turns 42
Indian cricketers shower greetings as Tendulkar 'paaji' turns 42

Indian cricketers showered greetings on batting legend Sachin Tendulkar on his turning 42 on Friday.

IPL 2015: Shreyas Iyer, spinners guide Daredevils to 37-run win over Mumbai Indians
IPL 2015: Shreyas Iyer, spinners guide Daredevils to 37-run win over Mumbai Indians

 Leg Spinner Imran Tahir returned a three-wicket haul after skipper Jean-Paul Duminy and Shreyas Iyer's batting exploits as Delhi Daredevils ended a nine-match losing streak at home with a 37-run win over Mumbai Indians in their Indian Premier League match, here today.

The comeback conundrum for cricketing legends

In the recently concluded Cricket World Cup, while we witnessed some of the most outstanding performances from different cricketers, one which overshadowed the rest was of Kumar Sangakkara hitting four consecutive centuries. That the veteran was playing in his last World Cup, made the feat all the more special. While most of his contemporaries found it difficult to shine in cricket's biggest extravaganza, Sanga, who is one of the most underrated cricketer in world cricket, showed yet again why he deserves to go down as one of the finest cricketers to have played the game.

IPL: KKR's Piyush Chawla delighted to join 100-wicket club
IPL: KKR's Piyush Chawla delighted to join 100-wicket club

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) spinner Piyush Chawla said on Tuesday that he was delighted to have reached 100 wickets in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

Kieron Pollard's tape-on-mouth act was not in bad taste: Harbhajan Singh
Kieron Pollard's tape-on-mouth act was not in bad taste: Harbhajan Singh

Defending Kieron Pollard for plastering his mouth after being told to be quiet by the umpire, Mumbai Indians' senior off-spinner Harbhajan Singh the bizarre gesture was unique but not in bad taste.

Ricky Ponting's positive attitude working wonders for MI: Harbhajan Singh
Ricky Ponting's positive attitude working wonders for MI: Harbhajan Singh

Relieved after ending a four-match losing streak, Mumbai Indians' spin spearhead Harbhajan Singh said head coach Ricky Ponting's positive attitude and calm demeanour played a huge part in keeping the team together in tough situations.

Clinical Mumbai register first win in IPL 8 against Bangalore
Clinical Mumbai register first win in IPL 8 against Bangalore

Mumbai Indians produced a clinical performance to beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 18 runs in a high-scoring affair and register their maiden win in this year's Indian Premier League here on Sunday.

IPL 2015, 16th match: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians – Preview
IPL 2015, 16th match: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Mumbai Indians – Preview

Pushed to the wall after four successive defeats, Mumbai Indians would look to bounce back when they take on a formidable Royal Challengers Bangalore in their Indian Premier league cricket match here on Sunday.

IPL 2015: Aaron Finch's replacement to be decided after CSK game, says Rohit Sharma
IPL 2015: Aaron Finch's replacement to be decided after CSK game, says Rohit Sharma

Mumbai Indians would address the issue of finding a replacement for injured opener Aaron Finch after tomorrow's game against Chennai Super Kings here, said captain Rohit Sharma after confirming that the Australian has been ruled out of the tournament.

IPL 2015: Preparing for out of the blue situations has helped us, says Karanveer Singh
IPL 2015: Preparing for out of the blue situations has helped us, says Karanveer Singh

Kings XI Punjab leg-spinner Karanveer Singh says preparing for 'out of the blue' situations helped the team survive the onslaught of Harbhajan Singh in their last IPL match against Mumbai Indians.

We lost the game in the first six overs: Rohit Sharma
We lost the game in the first six overs: Rohit Sharma

Succumbing to their second straight defeat in the Indian Premier League, Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma on Sunday said his batsmen got out to poor shots against the Kings XI Punjab here.

Kings XI beat MI by 18 runs despite Harbhajan's blinder
Kings XI beat MI by 18 runs despite Harbhajan's blinder

Harbhajan Singh played a blinder of an innings to single-handedly take Mumbai Indians to striking distance of a dramatic victory with a stunning 24-ball 64 before his side lost their IPL cricket match against Kings XI Punjab by 18 runs in an exciting contest here on Sunday.

Harbhajan Singh owes success to 'Golden Generation' of Indian cricket
Harbhajan Singh owes success to 'Golden Generation' of Indian cricket

World Cup winning offspinner Harbhajan Singh on Thursday owed his success to the golden generation of Indian cricketers and said he was lucky to play under the likes of Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly, VVS Laxman, Rahul Dravid and Anil Kumble.

IPL 8: Veterans Gautam Gambhir, Yuvraj Singh lead list of hopefuls for making a comeback to Indian cricket team
IPL 8: Veterans Gautam Gambhir, Yuvraj Singh lead list of hopefuls for making a comeback to Indian cricket team

As the Indian Premier League's eighth season starts from Thursday, several former India players would want to perform well in order to make a comeback to the Indian ODI and Twenty20 teams respectively. The likes of Gautam Gambhir and Yuvraj Singh lead the pack of veteran players who would be desperate to make their mark in the IPL.

ICC World Cup 2015: Australia, India braced for World Cup verbal onslaught
ICC World Cup 2015: Australia, India braced for World Cup verbal onslaught

Rival captains Mahendra Singh Dhoni of India and Michael Clarke of Australia may have their hands full trying to keep frayed tempers in check during a potentially explosive World Cup semi-final on Thursday.

I get along with Indians really well: Glenn Maxwell
I get along with Indians really well: Glenn Maxwell

Australia's explosive batsman Glenn Maxwell on Sunday said the cash-rich Indian Premier League (IPL) had helped him to get along with Indians really well.

Harbhajan Singh to lead Punjab in inter state T-20 Tourney
Harbhajan Singh to lead Punjab in inter state T-20 Tourney

Out-of-favour India spinner Harbhajan Singh will lead Punjab in the inter state T-20 Tournament for Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy.

ICC World Cup: Cricket fraternity hails India's big win over South Africa
ICC World Cup: Cricket fraternity hails India's big win over South Africa

As India broke a long-standing World Cup jinx against South Africa here on Sunday, appreciation and congratulatory messages poured in from the cricket fraternity which hailed the team's "terrific" all-round performance in front of a packed MCG.

I see a lot of myself in Ravichandran Ashwin: Anil Kumble
I see a lot of myself in Ravichandran Ashwin: Anil Kumble

Former India captain Anil Kumble today said Ravichandran Ashwin reminds him of himself as the Tamil Nadu off-spinner's approach and work ethics are quite similar to what he had during his playing

ICC World Cup 2015: Yuvraj Singh, Sachin Tendulkar laud India's win against Pakistan
ICC World Cup 2015: Yuvraj Singh, Sachin Tendulkar laud India's win against Pakistan

India's 2011 World Cup winning stars Yuvraj Singh, Harbhajan Singh and Sachin Tendulkar lauded the victorious Indian team who beat arch-rivals Pakistan in the on going 2015 event in Adelaide on Sunday.