Wasim Akram lashes out at critics who question his KKR job

Former Pakistan skipper Wasim Akram, who has been part of the Kolkata Knight Riders dug out in IPL, has lashed out at the people who have questioned his patriotism on social websites or on television shows.

Still rate 35 at Adelaide above century in IPL: Wriddhiman Saha

He has been the focus of attention after a magnificent hundred in the IPL final but Wriddhiman Saha rates a long-forgotten 35-run Test knock in Australia higher than his latest feat.

BCCI finance committee to meet in Delhi tomorrow

Post the conclusion of the Indian Premier League`s seventh edition, the BCCI`s finance committee is to meet in Delhi tomorrow, according to sources.

IPL 2014 champions KKR given royal felicitation at Eden Gardens

Shah Rukh Khan was delayed by two hours but that did not take any sheen off the felicitation of IPL champions Kolkata Knight Riders in the presence of about one lakh spectators and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee at the Eden Gardens here on Tuesday.

IPL 7: Kings XI Punjab pips Kolkata Knight Riders on Twitter battle

The seventh edition of Indian Premier League (IPL) witnessed teams fighting on multiple fronts. If the glittering trophy was captured by Kolkata Knight Riders, the losing finalists – Kings XI Punjab, returned home as the most tweeted team.

IPL 7: Three batsmen who reached three-figure mark this season

The way Kings XI Punjab`s Glenn Maxwell started off his campaign in Dubai-leg it seemed as if he would score the first ton of the season. But unluckily he missed his ton on more than three occasions, as he got out on 89, 95, 95, 90.

Manan Vohra has everything an opener should possess

Manan Vohra was the only Indian cricketer retained by Kings XI Punjab this season along with South African David Miller. Surprisingly, he didn`t get a chance to feature in the first nine matches that KXIP played. But once he got the golden opportunity, he grabbed it with both hands.

Everything you like about Punjab, starts with Bangar: Bailey

Kings XI Punjab captain George Bailey doled out a whole-hearted appreciation for a number of Indian players and coaching staff, who he says were vital in his team`s grand success in the just concluded seventh edition of the IPL.

Picking quality bowlers in auction did the trick: Gambhir

Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Gautam Gambhir Monday said the `master move` of picking quality bowlers, instead of buying big batting names during February auction helped the team to pocket its second Indian Premier League title.

This win more satisfying than 2012: Narine

Rejoicing after Kolkata Knight Riders lifted their second IPL title by beating favourites Kings XI Punjab in the final, off-spinner Sunil Narine said the triumph this year is more satisfying than their maiden trophy win in 2012.

It feels surreal: Uthappa

He defied the law of averages with 10 consecutive 40-plus scores to guide Kolkata Knight Riders to their second IPL title and batsman Robin Uthappa says the feeling for him is surreal right now given that the team was not exactly a favourite to lift the trophy.

Gambhir defends Narine`s decision to play IPL final

Indian batting star Gautam Gambhir has backed Sunil Narine`s decision to remain with Kolkata Knight Riders for the Indian Premier League (IPL) final, instead of returning to the Caribbean for the ongoing West Indies training camp.

IPL 2014: Brilliant Pandey guides KKR to second IPL triumph

Manish Pandey played an absolute blinder as Kolkata Knight Riders held their nerves to beat a spirited Kings XI Punjab by three wickets in an exhilarting summit clash to win the seventh edition of the Indian Premier League here today.

Not many would have thought we would win after 7 games: Gambhir

An elated Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir said that the triumph was even sweeter as not many people gave them a chance after the first seven matches in IPL this year.

Wriddhi had promised me to play a cracking innings: Coach

Jayanto Bhowmick`s voice was choked as he spoke about his favourite ward Wriddhiman Saha`s "career-defining knock" which he felt came at the right time in his career.

IPL 7 Final: KKR vs Kings XI or Veer vs Zaara?

Not only cricket fans but even movie buffs will stick to there television sets tonight to watch the grand finale of the Indian Premier League (IPL). The cash-rich league`s final can certainly not get bigger than this. For a simple reason that it not just a cricket match between KKR and Kings XI but a contest between `Veer` and `Zaara`.

Indian Premier League 2014: Emotional ton for Virender Sehwag

Virender Sehwag who had performed in patches in the seventh edition of the Indian Premier League, played a blitzkrieg knock in the virtual semi-final on Friday against the most successful team in the history of the tournament, Chennai Super Kings.

IPL 7: Sunil Narine could be ace in KKR pack again

More things change, more they remain the same. This is true, especially for Kolkata Knight Riders` spinner Sunil Narine.

IPL 2014 final: Kings XI Punjab vs Kolkata Knight Riders - Preview

The focus has remained firmly on cricket this time around and in what seems to be the perfect finale, the season`s most consistent team Kings XI Punjab would eye a maiden triumph against the ever-resilient Kolkata Knight Riders in the title clash of the seventh Indian Premier League here on Sunday.

Gambhir, Bailey bank on their strengths ahead of IPL final

In what promises to be a high octane IPL final here tomorrow, skippers of Kings XI Punjab and Kolkata Knight Riders -- George Bailey and Gautam Gambhir respectively -- are focusing on their strengths instead of thinking much about each other`s potential.