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IPL 8: It's a well-earned and timely win, says Virat Kohli
IPL 8: It's a well-earned and timely win, says Virat Kohli

 RCB skipper Virat Kohli on Friday described his team's nine-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals as a "well-earned" and "timely" victory and hoped to carry forward the momentum in the remaining IPL matches.

Ajinkya Rahane comes closest to technical perfection in IPL: Ajit Wadekar
Ajinkya Rahane comes closest to technical perfection in IPL: Ajit Wadekar

Former India captain Ajit Wadekar feels that Ajinkya Rahane is probably the one Indian batsman whose technique comes closest to what can be called perfect even in the slam-bang T20 IPL cricket.

IPL 2015, Match 23, MI vs SRH: Players to watch out for
IPL 2015, Match 23, MI vs SRH: Players to watch out for

The iconic Wankhede stadium will play host to Match 23 of the IPL as home side Mumbai Indians (MI) face Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH).

David Warner is fantastic as skipper: VVS Laxman
David Warner is fantastic as skipper: VVS Laxman

Ahead of their match against Mumbai Indians, Sunrisers Hyderabad team mentor V.V.S. Laxman heaped praise on skipper David Warner on Friday saying the Australian, as a senior squad player, has taken lot of responsibility and has been fantastic in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL).

IPL 8: VVS Laxman pleased with SRH's show
IPL 8: VVS Laxman pleased with SRH's show

Sun Risers Hyderabad mentor VVS Laxman on Friday gave a thumbs up to the overall display of his side in the IPL, saying there was no lack of fighting spirit even in two of the three lost games.

Feeling good about his game, Virender Sehwag seeks big runs in IPL
Feeling good about his game, Virender Sehwag seeks big runs in IPL

Virender Sehwag still feels the insatiable hunger for scoring runs and says he would like to make the most of his current form by scoring 'big runs' for Kings XI Punjab in the ongoing Indian Premier League.

IPL 2015: CSK's spin department has been less effective, says Stephen Fleming
IPL 2015: CSK's spin department has been less effective, says Stephen Fleming

Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming on Friday conceded that the spin department of his side has not been as effective as compared to previous IPL seasons but denied that the team management has lost confidence to the slow bowlers.

UAE matches of 2014 IPL garnered Rs 250 crore: BCCI
UAE matches of 2014 IPL garnered Rs 250 crore: BCCI

Twenty matches of the 2014 Indian Premier League (IPL), played in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in April that year, contributed Rs.250 crore to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the gulf country, a Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) release said on Friday.

Colin Munro replaces Josh Hazlewood in Mumbai Indians squad
Colin Munro replaces Josh Hazlewood in Mumbai Indians squad

The Indian Premier League (IPL) technical committee has approved a replacement for Mumbai Indians' pacer Josh Hazlewood, a Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) release said on Friday.

IPL 2015, Match 22, RR vs RCB: Players to watch out for
IPL 2015, Match 22, RR vs RCB: Players to watch out for

Match 22 of IPL 2015 takes us to the Sardar Patel Stadium in Ahmedabad as home team Rajasthan Royals (RR) go up against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB).

Jonty Rhodes blessed with baby girl, names her 'India Jeanne'
Jonty Rhodes blessed with baby girl, names her 'India Jeanne'

Former South African cricketer Jonty Rhodes and wife Melanie were blessed with a baby girl on Thursday afternoon.

IPL 8: Stars yet to prove their worth this season

Stars yet to prove their worth this season

Birthday boy Sachin Tendulkar in action for docu-feature
Birthday boy Sachin Tendulkar in action for docu-feature

Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar met a film crew on the eve of his 42nd birthday, according to reports. A Pune based leading daily reported that the filming for a yet-to-be-name docu-feature on the batting maestro is going on.

Mumbai Indians support-staff not hampering chances: Parthiv Patel
Mumbai Indians support-staff not hampering chances: Parthiv Patel

Rebutting assertions that the large Mumbai Indians coaching entourage is hampering the team's chances in IPL, wicketkeeper Parthiv Patel said that the results may not be coming but the star-studded support staff gives players space and their inputs are valuable.

We failed to capitalise on good start: Rohit Sharma
We failed to capitalise on good start: Rohit Sharma

Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma on Thursday regretted at not capitalising on a good start provided by his openers as his team slumped to their fourth loss in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL).

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.

IPL 8: Big buys Yuvraj Singh, Dinesh Karthik struggling to get going
IPL 8: Big buys Yuvraj Singh, Dinesh Karthik struggling to get going

Two players, who were bought for big money at the Indian Premier League auction are struggling to justify the huge amount spent on them for the eighth edition of the hugely popular Twenty20 tournament.

Sachin Tendulkar still a big draw at Feroz Shah Kotla
Sachin Tendulkar still a big draw at Feroz Shah Kotla

 Sachin Tendulkar may have retired from cricket but he still rules the hearts of fans with chants of 'Sachin, Sachin' reverberating once again at the Feroz Shah Kotla as the chief mentor of Mumbai Indians side walked out before the start of the IPL game here on Thursday.

IPL 2015: Delhi Daredevils vs Mumbai Indians - As it happened...
IPL 2015: Delhi Daredevils vs Mumbai Indians - As it happened...

Mumbai Indians take on Delhi Daredevils in the 21st match of the Indian Premier League at the Feroz Shah Kotla stadium. While DD have won two out of five matches, MI are in a spot of bother having lost four out of five matches.

Mohammed Shami officially ruled out of IPL-8
Mohammed Shami officially ruled out of IPL-8

The BCCI on Thursday officially confirmed that India's pace spearhead Mohammed Shami has been ruled out of the ongoing Indian Premier League due to a knee injury sustained during the ICC Cricket World Cup last month.