IPL 2016: Axar Patel, Murali Vijay shine as Kings XI Punjab stun table-toppers Gujarat Lions by 23 runs

IPL 2016: Axar Patel, Murali Vijay shine as Kings XI Punjab stun table-toppers Gujarat Lions by 23 runs

Axar Patel ripped through Gujarat Lions' top-order as he claimed crucial wickets of Dwayne Smith, Dinesh Karthik, Dwayne Bravo and Ravindra Jadeja.

IPL 9: Gujarat Lions vs Kings XI Punjab – Probable playing XIs; players to watch out for

IPL 9: Gujarat Lions vs Kings XI Punjab – Probable playing XIs; players to watch out for

Vijay, who has been one of India's best Test players in the last few years, has an excellent opportunity to establish himself as KXIP's leader.

Indian Premier League 9: Kings XI Punjab vs Gujarat Lions - As it happened...

Indian Premier League 9: Kings XI Punjab vs Gujarat Lions - As it happened...

After a forgettable season, Kings XI Punjab registered their second win of the season under the captaincy of new skipper Murali Vijay.

IPL 2016: Murali Vijay replaces under-fire David Miller as skipper of Kings XI Punjab

IPL 2016: Murali Vijay replaces under-fire David Miller as skipper of Kings XI Punjab

With two points, KXIP are at the bottom of the table.

IPL 2016: Struggling Kings XI Punjab to replace David Miller with Murali Vijay as captain?

IPL 2016: Struggling Kings XI Punjab to replace David Miller with Murali Vijay as captain?

In an attempt to reverse their fortunes, the team is contemplating a change in leadership.

Indian Premier League 2016, Match 18: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kings XI Punjab — As it happened...

Indian Premier League 2016, Match 18: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kings XI Punjab — As it happened...

After restricting Punjab to 143/6, Hyderabad rode onto Warner-Dhawan opening stand to chase it down with 13 balls remaining.

IPL 2016, Match 10: All-round Kings XI Punjab beat Rising Pune Supergiants by six wickets

IPL 2016, Match 10: All-round Kings XI Punjab beat Rising Pune Supergiants by six wickets

Pune Supergiants have now lost two consecutive matches after having won their first game in Mumbai.

Indian Premier League 2016: Kings XI Punjab seek maiden title under new skipper David Miller

Indian Premier League 2016: Kings XI Punjab seek maiden title under new skipper David Miller

With a balanced outfit at his disposal, there seems to be no reason why Miller can't lead this team to its maiden title.

Probable 15 for India's tour of Australia; don't be surprised if Yuvraj Singh makes the cut

Probable 15 for India's tour of Australia; don't be surprised if Yuvraj Singh makes the cut

The Indian squad for the tour of Australia for five One-Day Internationals and three Twenty20 Internationals will be picked in Delhi on Saturday.

India vs Australia: Ravindra Jadeja set for comeback, Murali Vijay in fray too

India vs Australia: Ravindra Jadeja set for comeback, Murali Vijay in fray too

If it is a 16-member squad then Gurkeerat Singh Mann could be the additional batsman.

BCCI pays ICC Rs 2-cr for extra squad member at 2015 World Cup

BCCI pays ICC Rs 2-cr for extra squad member at 2015 World Cup

ICC rules allow only 15 members to be registered as players in the World Cup tournament.

India vs South Africa: Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, R Ashwin dedicate series win to Chennai victims

India vs South Africa: Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane, R Ashwin dedicate series win to Chennai victims

Rahane, on his part, also dedicated his Man of the match award performance to the Chennai flood victims and the Indian Army, which is carrying out huge relief work in the Tamil Nadu state capital.

We believe we can win against any opposition at any place in the world: Virat Kohli

We believe we can win against any opposition at any place in the world: Virat Kohli

Kohli also lauded the dogged defending by the Proteas and called it a "difficult skill" as it also tested the ability of his bowlers.

Murali Vijay fined for breaching ICC Code of Conduct

Murali Vijay fined for breaching ICC Code of Conduct

All Level 1 breaches carry a minimum penalty of an official reprimand and a maximum penalty of 50 per cent of a player's match fee.

India vs SA: Hostile Morne Morkel shows beauty of fast bowling in Kotla

India vs SA: Hostile Morne Morkel shows beauty of fast bowling in Kotla

Morkel's liking for Murali Vijay continued as the pacer got the opener once again in a beautiful manner.

Sachin Tendulkar, AB de Villiers voice concern for Chennai flood victims

Sachin Tendulkar, AB de Villiers voice concern for Chennai flood victims

Both took to Twitter to share their sentiments and show their solidarity.

Team India members offer support to Chennai flood victims

Team India members offer support to Chennai flood victims

Over 200 people have lost their lives and the city of Chennai has been left paralysed by the floods.

India vs South Africa 2015: Criticising pitches is taking credit away from spinners' brilliance

Instead of criticising Indian pitches, the cricket fraternity should hail R Ashwin & Co for making life miserable for South Africa.

India vs South Africa: Cricketers visit wildlife reserves post early end of 3rd Test

India vs South Africa: Cricketers visit wildlife reserves post early end of 3rd Test

The third Test ended on the third day, thus giving the players ample time to explore the wildlife reserves.

ICC Test rankings: Ashwin jumps to 2nd spot, de Villiers loses No. 1 position

ICC Test rankings: Ashwin jumps to 2nd spot, de Villiers loses No. 1 position

India could move as high as second place in the ICC Test Championship if they win the fourth Test which starts on Friday.