IPL contributed to South Africa's success in subcontinent: Faf du Plesis
IPL contributed to South Africa's success in subcontinent: Faf du Plesis

South Africa Twenty20 captain Faf du Plesis on Wednesday said the Indian Premier League (IPL) has helped them succeed in the subcontinent in recent years.

England can `beat the best`, says buoyant Eoin Morgan
England can `beat the best`, says buoyant Eoin Morgan

England limited overs captain Eoin Morgan said the national side had shown they "could beat the best in the world in any game of cricket" after ensuring New Zealand`s tour ended on a losing note.

England to launch £3m Women`s Super League
England to launch £3m Women`s Super League

The development of women`s cricket into a fully-fledged professional sport took another step on Thursday when English officials announced plans for a new Twenty20 Super League.

T20 has improved spinner's ability: Daniel Vettori
T20 has improved spinner's ability: Daniel Vettori

Former New Zealand left-arm spinner and captain Daniel Vettori believes the Twenty20 format has helped spinners evolve in the long run, also adding that it has made the spinners think a step ahead of the batsman and take extra risks.

New Zealand`s Luke Ronchi signs for Somerset
New Zealand`s Luke Ronchi signs for Somerset

New Zealand wicket-keeper/batsman Luke Ronchi will play five domestic Twenty20 fixtures for Somerset, the English county announced Thursday.

Australia`s Moises Henriques on the mend after sickening collision
Australia`s Moises Henriques on the mend after sickening collision

 Australia`s Moises Henriques and Surrey team-mate Rory Burns were said to be in "decent shape" Monday following their sickening collision when they ran into each other trying to take a catch in a county match.

I am 'King' of all formats, says Chris Gayle
I am 'King' of all formats, says Chris Gayle

Swashbuckling opener Chris Gayle claimed that despite people calling him the king of Twenty20, he is the king of all formats.

1st ODI: England vs New Zealand - Preview
1st ODI: England vs New Zealand - Preview

England, not for the first time, will try to re-launch themselves as a one-day international cricket side when they face World Cup finalists New Zealand in the first of a five-match series at Edgbaston on Tuesday. 

T20 has potential to make cricket global game: Glenn McGrath
T20 has potential to make cricket global game: Glenn McGrath

Australian pace legend Glenn McGrath sees Twenty20 cricket as the gateway to open cricket's sojourn to the shores of the US and European countries beyond the British Isles.

Zimbabwe series more than just cricket for Pakistan
Zimbabwe series more than just cricket for Pakistan

It may be a low-key affair in strictly cricketing terms, but Friday`s opening Twenty20 clash between Pakistan and Zimbabwe in Lahore represents a chance for the hosts to show they are once again open for business.

IPL 2015, Match 42: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Daredevils - As it happened...
IPL 2015, Match 42: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Daredevils - As it happened...

22 runs with the bat and four wickets with the ball, that's how Piyush Chawla's won the match for defending chamspions against a under-performing Delhi Daredevils side at Eden Gardens. With the win, KKR climbed into third place.

IPL 2015, Match 36: Rajasthan beat Delhi by 14 runs to jump to top spot
IPL 2015, Match 36: Rajasthan beat Delhi by 14 runs to jump to top spot

Ajinkya Rahane continued his sparkling form as he struck a 54-ball unbeaten 91 to help Rajasthan Royals beat Delhi Daredevils by 14 runs and bounce back from a five-match winless streak in the IPL cricket tournament here on Sunday.

IPL 2015, Match 36: Rajasthan Royals vs Delhi Daredevils – As it happened...
IPL 2015, Match 36: Rajasthan Royals vs Delhi Daredevils – As it happened...

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.

IPL 2015, Match 34: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Chennai Super Kings - As it happened...
IPL 2015, Match 34: Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Chennai Super Kings - As it happened...

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 need to complement the openers, says Tom Moody
Sunrisers Hyderabad need to complement the openers, says Tom Moody

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.

I should take blame for Kings XI Punjab's poor show, says Sanjay Bangar
I should take blame for Kings XI Punjab's poor show, says Sanjay Bangar

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.

IPL 2015: Delhi Daredevils vs Kings XI Punjab - As it happened...
IPL 2015: Delhi Daredevils vs Kings XI Punjab - As it happened...

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.

IPL 2015: Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals – Players to watch out for
IPL 2015: Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals – Players to watch out for

The 32nd match of the 2015 Indian Premier League (IPL) will witness a confident Rajasthan Royals side taking on an under-performing Mumbai Indians side. Let's look at five players who can change the fortunes of their respective sides.

Chris Gayle becomes first batsman to hit 500 T20 sixes
Chris Gayle becomes first batsman to hit 500 T20 sixes

Record breaking West Indian opener Chris Gayle on Wednesday became the first ever cricketer to hit 500 sixes in Twenty20 cricket.

ECB finally takes T20 bite, ropes in Mike Fordham for franchise-based cricket in England
ECB finally takes T20 bite, ropes in Mike Fordham for franchise-based cricket in England

After years of hesitation, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has finally taken the Twenty20 bite and are planning a franchise-based cricket tournament. According to a leading British daily, the ECB has roped in Mike Fordham, who helped in launching of hugely successful the Indian Premier League (IPL) in 2008 and the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) five years later.