Wicket-keeper Denesh Ramdin's century went in vain as West Indies slumped to a 16-run loss against India A in their second and final warm-up 50-over match ahead of the five-match ODI series against India at the Wankhede Stadium here on Sunday.
Bollywood actor Preity Zinta, who has accused industrialist Ness Wadia of molestation, has said her former boyfriend had thrown burning cigarettes at her and locked her up in a room even before the May 30 incident at Wankhede Stadium after which she filed a police complaint.
BCCI Secretary Sanjay Patel on Saturday told Mumbai police that he was not in a position to say anything on the alleged May 30 spat between Preity Zinta and his former boyfriend Ness Wadia as he was not present when the alleged incident took place.
Bollywood actress Preity Zinta, who has accused her former boyfriend and industrialist Ness Wadia of abuse and molestation, is likely to record her supplementary statement in connection with the case on Sunday, police said today.
Businessman Ness Wadia, who has been accused of molestation and abuse by his former girlfriend and Bollywood actress Preity Zinta in a police complaint, today said he was shocked by the allegations and termed them as "false and baseless".
The run-outs of Suresh Raina and Brendon McCullum saw Chennai Super Kings lose momentum when chasing the huge target set by Kings XI Punjab in the IPL Qualifier 2, said CSK`s coach Stephen Fleming after his side lost by 24 runs at the Wankhede Stadium.
The Indian Premier League (IPL) governing council has decided to stick with Bangalore as the venue for the June 1 final, thus ending all speculations about moving the summit clash to Mumbai, a top official said here Thursday.
Mumbai Cricket Association`s promise to comply with all the conditions notwithstanding, the Indian Premier League`s Governing Council has decided that the June 1 final of the T20 tournament would be held in Bangalore as announced earlier.
The IPL Governing Council will take a final call Tuesday with regards to the protest letter it has received from the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) against the shifting of the T20 tournament`s final from Wankhede Stadium to M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore.
Miffed at the IPL Governing Council`s sudden decision to shift the final of the ongoing T20 league from here, the Sharad Pawar-headed Mumbai Cricket Association appears set to take on the BCCI and has called for an emergency meeting tomorrow to discuss the Board`s snub.
Miffed at the sudden decision of the Indian Premier League`s Governing Council to snatch away the final of the cash-rich Twenty20 league from here, the officials of the Mumbai Cricket Association handed over their IPL accreditations to the organisers.
Chennai Super Kings` chief coach Stephen Fleming said the team has been left devastated by the IPL authorities` decision to shift the former champions` home games to Ranchi from their citadel -- the M A Chidambaram Stadium in Chepauk.
Just two wins in eight games notwithstanding, defending champions Mumbai Indians` batsman Ambati Rayudu still believes the team has a chance to make the semifinals if it raises its performance by a few notches.
Their campaign back on track after tasting five successive losses in the UAE, defending champions Mumbai Indians will now face two-time title winners Chennai Super Kings in a potentially explosive no-holds-barred contest at the Wankhede Stadium here on Saturday.
Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma today defended his teammate Kieron Pollard and said the ugly spat involving the West Indian and Royal Challengers Bangalore`s Mitchell Starc happened in the heat of the moment and won`t be repeated.