Indian Premier League

IPL 2018 to be played from April 7 to May 27 with changed match timings

IPL 2018 to be played from April 7 to May 27 with changed match timings

Mumbai will host the opening match and the final of the cash-rich T20 tournament, with match timings changed to 5:30 pm and 7 pm.

Jan 22, 2018, 18:43 PM IST
IPL Auction 2018: Ben Stokes's status reads 'conditions apply'

IPL Auction 2018: Ben Stokes's status reads 'conditions apply'

With a court hearing looming for the controversial England allrounder, the IPL Governing Council may replace him if needed before the auction but not if he misses the IPL in between after being bought.

Jan 21, 2018, 18:42 PM IST
BCCI invites expressions of interest for IPL partner rights

BCCI invites expressions of interest for IPL partner rights

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has invited 'expressions of interest' for the Indian Premier League (IPL) partner rights.

Jan 13, 2018, 14:27 PM IST
Yuvraj Singh, Gautam Gambhir, Chris Gayle, among 1122 registered for IPL Auction

Yuvraj Singh, Gautam Gambhir, Chris Gayle, among 1122 registered for IPL Auction

A whopping 1122 players including the likes of Chris Gayle, Yuvraj Singh, Joe Root and Shane Watson have signed up on expected lines to be part of the upcoming IPL auction, the BCCI announced. 

Jan 13, 2018, 13:50 PM IST
Yusuf Pathan's case still active at WADA despite BCCI's back-dated suspension

Yusuf Pathan's case still active at WADA despite BCCI's back-dated suspension

Cricketer Yusuf Pathan might soon be completing BCCI’s retroactive five-month ban imposed on him for a first-time dope offence but as per the World Anti Doping Agency’s (WADA) protocol, the case is an active one.

Jan 10, 2018, 15:46 PM IST
Yuzvendra Chahal 'almost' challenged Chris Gayle to a weightlifting contest

Yuzvendra Chahal 'almost' challenged Chris Gayle to a weightlifting contest

India's latest leg-spin sensation Yuzvendra Chahal took it a little too far in his latest social media post when he claimed of lifting weights heavier than Chris Gayle does during workout. 

Jan 10, 2018, 13:36 PM IST
Ignored Yuvraj Singh sizzles with fifty in Punjab's thrilling 2-run T20 win

Ignored Yuvraj Singh sizzles with fifty in Punjab's thrilling 2-run T20 win

Yuvraj scored 50 off 40 balls as Punjab scored 170/3 in 20 overs against Delhi and then won in a tense finish in a match of the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament.

Jan 09, 2018, 19:06 PM IST
Yuvraj Singh, Jonty Rhodes discuss 'lassi' on Twitter

Yuvraj Singh, Jonty Rhodes discuss 'lassi' on Twitter

Jonty tweeted an image drinking 'lassi' in Jaipur, and while it's not clear when it was clicked, the South African ensured the fans knew that the drink had a relation to one of the country's biggest stars, Yuvraj. 

Dec 20, 2017, 10:49 AM IST
Who is Sobers Joban, the Indian offering to fix Ashes?

Who is Sobers Joban, the Indian offering to fix Ashes?

The 31-year-old Chamba-born Joban has played for Delhi and Himachal Pradesh at the Under-19 and Under-22 level and was part of the 2002 Cooch Behar Trophy. 

Dec 15, 2017, 10:34 AM IST
IPL: Brad Hodge to be Kings XI Punjab coach for 3 years

IPL: Brad Hodge to be Kings XI Punjab coach for 3 years

According to a report by ESPNcricinfo, Hodge, who held a similar role with Gujarat Lions for the last two seasons, will report to Virender Sehwag, the franchise's mentor-cum director of cricket.

Dec 14, 2017, 12:17 PM IST
IPL spend could hit $96 million as wage cap rises 20%

IPL spend could hit $96 million as wage cap rises 20%

After a meeting in New Delhi on Wednesday, the IPL governing council also said teams will have to spend a minimum of 75 percent of the salary cap each season.

Dec 07, 2017, 16:35 PM IST
IPL 2018: Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals allowed to retain three players

IPL 2018: Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals allowed to retain three players

The 2018 edition of IPL is expected to be even bigger with the return of former champions CSK and RR. Besides, the IPL also got a windfall of 16,347.50 crore thanks to its media rights, bought by STAR India.

Dec 06, 2017, 15:04 PM IST
IPL 2018: Mid-season transfer, 7 pm start for night matches proposed

IPL 2018: Mid-season transfer, 7 pm start for night matches proposed

The 2018 IPL season is scheduled for April 4 to May 31 next year, and it will mark the return of former champions Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals.

Nov 30, 2017, 17:17 PM IST
IPL to introduce mid-tournament player transfers like EPL?

IPL to introduce mid-tournament player transfers like EPL?

The Indian Premier League (IPL) may adopt another feature of the European football leagues by introducing a mid-tournament window where a player can become eligible to play for another franchise, the mid-day reported on Wednesday. 

Nov 22, 2017, 12:07 PM IST
Two owners wanted IPL auctions in England, majority rejected it

Two owners wanted IPL auctions in England, majority rejected it

IPL Chairman Rajiv Shukla, however, did not divulge any information after the meeting got over.

Nov 21, 2017, 19:50 PM IST
Boards need to monitor T20 leagues to curb corruption: Waqar

Boards need to monitor T20 leagues to curb corruption: Waqar

Former Pakistan head coach, Waqar Younis believes cricket boards need to increase their monitoring of franchise-based T20 leagues and educate the players to keep the sport clean of corruption.

Nov 17, 2017, 14:12 PM IST
Shah Rukh Khan wants Gautam Gambhir's daughter to bowl for KKR

Shah Rukh Khan wants Gautam Gambhir's daughter to bowl for KKR

Gambhir, 36, originally represented his home franchise Delhi Daredevils, but later switched sides to lead the Kolkata-based franchise after spending three seasons in the national capital.

Nov 07, 2017, 18:38 PM IST
S Sreesanth slams Rahul Dravid, MS Dhoni for not supporting him

S Sreesanth slams Rahul Dravid, MS Dhoni for not supporting him

Sreesanth was one of the three Rajasthan Royals cricketers who were accused of spot-fixing during an Indian Premier League match against rivals Chennai Super Kings back in 2013. 

Nov 06, 2017, 17:57 PM IST
BCCI's anti-corruption unit denies Sreesanth's discrimination claims

BCCI's anti-corruption unit denies Sreesanth's discrimination claims

Sreesanth was banned for life following allegations of spot-fixing during an IPL match in 2013.

Nov 03, 2017, 15:58 PM IST
Why CSK players weren't questioned in IPL spot-fixing case, asks S Sreesanth

Why CSK players weren't questioned in IPL spot-fixing case, asks S Sreesanth

Sreesanth was banned for life following allegations of spot-fixing during an IPL match in 2013.

Nov 02, 2017, 22:20 PM IST