The 500th match of the Indian Premier League (IPL), and 36th match of 2015 edition was marked with a special knock by Ajinkya Rahane at the Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai. His unbeaten 91 off 54 proved the difference between winners. With the win, Shane Watson's side return to winning ways and now lead the table. With the defeat, Jean-Paul Duminy's side will need to win four of the five matches to keep their play-off hopes.
Welcome to our Live coverage of Match 34 of the 2015 Indian Premier League (IPL) between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Chennai Super Kings being played at Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad
Sunrisers Hyderabad's coach Tom Moody today said his middle-order batsmen will have to capitalise on the early starts given by David Warner and Shikhar Dhawan to turn their fortunes in the ongoing IPL cricket tournament.
Having suffered their sixth defeat in eight games, the chances of Kings XI Punjab chief coach Sanjay Bangar knows only too well that the campaign for last year's finalists are all but over and he is now hoping for a "miracle" to get into the last-four stage.
Delhi Daredevils won the Match 31 of Indian Premier League 2015 at Ferozeshah Kotla Ground in Delhi. JP Duminy's side got the better of a clueless Kings XI Punjab side by nine wickets with 37 balls remaining.
Smarting from a crushing defeat in their previous game, Delhi Daredevils have no option but to go all out when they take on Kings XI Punjab, who are also struggling in the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League, here on Friday.
Reeling under an agonising two-run defeat at the hands of Chennai Super Kings, Kolkata Knight Riders would look to quickly redeem themselves when they face the same opponents in the return leg Indian Premier League cricket match here on Thursday.
Pushed to the bottom of the heap after three successive losses, it would take an extraordinary performance from Royal Challengers Bangalore to get the better of table-toppers Rajasthan Royals when the two sides clash in an IPL match here on Friday.
Kings XI Punjab skipper George Bailey says his side scored 20 runs short and missed a few catches besides a couple of run outs to bow down to title holders Kolkata Knight Riders in an Indian Premier League game on Saturday.
A resurgent Delhi Daredevils will look to continue with their winning momentum when they take on defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders in the team's fifth match of the IPL cricket tournament at the Feroz Shah Kotla, here on Monday.
IPL table-toppers Rajasthan Royals will look to extend their four-match winning streak when they take on an unbeaten Chennai Super Kings in their fifth match of the Twenty20 cricket league, here on Sunday.
Chennai Super Kings pace spearhead Ashish Nehra said dismissing Rohit Sharma, when the Mumbai Indians' skipper was poised for a late assault, proved to be crucial in his side's six-wicket triumph over the home side in an IPL match here.
Raring to go in the IPL, a fit-again Sunrisers Hyderabad pacer Ishant Sharma feels T20 is easier for fast bowlers than ODIs with the problematic four-fielder rule not being there in cricket's shortest format.
Australia captain Michael Clarke accepted he may be running against the tide of public opinion but insisted he had no regrets about putting Test cricket above one-day and Twenty20 in his list of priorities in order to prolong his playing career.
Indian captain M.S. Dhoni on Thursday advocated changes in playing conditions governing one-day games, saying too many boundaries can cause boredom and the 50-over matches should not become like T20 outings.
The chairman of Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Shaharyar Khan has admitted that participation of country's players in the lucrative Indian Premier League is not possible due to security concerns of the T20 event's franchises.