Mohun Bagan assistant general secretary Srinjoy Bose said he was disappointed at the West Bengal government's stepmotherly treatment towards the the I-League champions, having been denied a felicitation programme to acknowledge its feat.
The Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) on Thursday announced that the owners of Indian Premier League side Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) intend to acquire the Trinidad & Tobago franchise, subject to all the "regulatory and board approvals".
The Wankhede Stadium will open its gates this evening to all their die-hard supporters as Mumbai Indians are all set for euphoric celebrations after their second triumph in the IPL T20 cricket tournament.
Bollywood baadshah Shah Rukh Khan, certainly knows how to maintain a balance between home and work. And despite a tight schedule, the adorable daddy has made it a point to take his little AbRam to the venues of IPL matches whenever he gets a chance.
Though defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) lost their match against Rajasthan Royals, Bollywood superstar and KKR co-owner Shah Rukh Khan had some moments of joy in the stands where he was joined by his youngest son AbRam and actors Varun Dhawan, Kriti Sanon and Varun Sharma.
Shane Watson smashed an unbeaten century and then bagged two wickets as Rajasthan Royals outplayed defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders by nine runs to seal a play-offs berth in the IPL cricket tournament here on Saturday.
Rajasthan Royals head coach Paddy Upton termed their final league encounter of the IPL cricket tournament against Kolkata Knight Riders as a virtual quarter-final" as it would decide on their team's chances of getting into play-offs.
Praising IPL for improving young cricketers' temperament to play under pressure, Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir on Friday also emphasised that performance in first class cricket should be the yardstick to judge them rather than the cash-rich and glamorous T20 event.
Kolkata Knight Riders bowling coach Wasim Akram on Wednesday said pressure will be on both Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Mumbai Indians (MI) when the two teams meet in the Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter here on Thursday.
Their juggernaut having come to a halt against the batting might of Royal Challengers Bangalore, Mumbai Indians face a virtual make or break situation when they take on defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders in the Indian Premier League cricket here on Thursday.
For the third year running after the ruckus he had created in 2012, Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan will not be allowed to witness the key IPL cricket contest between his side Kolkata Knight Riders and home team Mumbai Indians at the Wankhede Stadium here on May 14.