Caribbean Premier League

Shah Rukh Khan's Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel crowned CPL champions

Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel crowned themselves the new champions of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) when they produced a clinical all-round performance to beat title-holders Barbados Tridents by 20 runs in the final here.

Jul 27, 2015, 13:24 PM IST

I might retire after India series if it happens: Misbah-ul-Haq

Well aware that he has reached the business end of his international cricket career, Pakistan Test captain Misbah ul Haq is planning to call time if the much-awaited series against arch-rivals India happens at the end of the year.

Jul 26, 2015, 18:20 PM IST

Chris Gayle to undergo back surgery

Explosive West Indian batsman Chris Gayle has said he will be out of cricket for two to three months owing to his back problem and is set to undergo a surgery.

Jul 24, 2015, 20:31 PM IST

When I look back, I regret flashing that note to Vivian Richards: Denesh Ramdin

With age comes experience and few know it better than West Indies Test captain Denesh Ramdin, who still regrets an unsavoury act of flashing a note towards Vivian Richards after scoring a century against England in Birmingham back in 2012.

Jul 09, 2015, 19:16 PM IST

Brian Lara to stage clinic on eve of CPL final

West Indies batting legend Brian Lara will host a clinic here for thousands of children, ahead of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) final later this month.

Jul 07, 2015, 17:35 PM IST

Ashes 2015: Australia favourites, but England will fight, says Kevin Pietersen

 Exiled England batsman Kevin Pietersen says Australia are favourites to win the upcoming Ashes Test cricket series, but has warned them that the hosts will not go down without a fight.

Jul 02, 2015, 16:55 PM IST

Want talks with BCCI so that Indians play in CPL: COO Pete Russell

The Caribbean Premier League may not be as popular as IPL but tournament's COO Pete Russell wants to indulge in fruitful discussions with the current regime of BCCI to convince them in allowing Indian cricketers for the T20 event.

Jul 01, 2015, 20:43 PM IST

Shahid Afridi backs under-fire MS Dhoni after Bangladesh debacle

Mahendra Singh Dhoni may have faced lot of flak for his team's embarrassing ODI series defeat against Bangladesh but Pakistan T20 captain Shahid Afridi is "not happy" in the manner the Indian ODI skipper was being targeted.

Jun 26, 2015, 23:18 PM IST

I still want to play Test cricket: Shivnarine Chanderpaul

Just 87 runs short of surpassing Brian Lara as West Indies' leading run scorer in Test cricket, veteran batsman Shivnarine Chanderpaul has expressed his desire to continue in the five-day format, adding that he is unlikely to retire until at least the end of 2015.

Jun 26, 2015, 17:43 PM IST

Two American Associate cricketers get CPL contracts

American wicketkeeper Steven Taylor and Canadian off-spinner Nikhil Dutta will play in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) following successful try outs with Barbados Tridents and St. Kitts & Nevis Patriots.

Jun 24, 2015, 17:02 PM IST

CPL: Chris Gayle in upbeat mood as spotlight turns his way

Virtually all eyes will be trained on one player when Barbados Tridents clash with Jamaica Tallawahs in the third game of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) at Kensington Oval here on Tuesday night.

Jun 23, 2015, 14:21 PM IST

ICC announces Americas Cricket Combine

 The ICC on Monday announced that a cricket Combine will take place in Indianapolis, USA, in September to select an ICC Americas representative team which would compete in the WICB's Nagico Super 50 tournament in January 2016.

Jun 22, 2015, 23:52 PM IST

Players support golf day for retired Windies cricketers

Several cricketers are excited as preparations continue for the first West Indies Retired Player Foundation Golf Day, slated for Sunday at the prestigious Sandy Lane Country Club.

Jun 20, 2015, 12:57 PM IST

CPL 2015: Team-by-team guide to the Calypso carnival

News of Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan's decision to acquire Caribbean Premier League (CPL) franchise Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel, subject to all the regulatory and board approvals, has sudde

Jun 19, 2015, 15:35 PM IST

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.

Jun 18, 2015, 18:58 PM IST

Lasith Malinga replaced by Marchant de Lange for Caribbean Premier League

Sri Lanka bowling star Lasith Malinga has been ruled out of this year’s Caribbean Premier League (CPL) campaign through injury and has been replaced by South African seamer Marchant de Lange.

Jun 18, 2015, 15:01 PM IST

CPL says Kolkata Knight Riders owners intend to buy T&T franchise

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".

Jun 18, 2015, 13:10 PM IST

Jacques Kallis joins T&T ahead of Caribbean Premier League

Former South African all-rounder Jacques Kallis will join Trinidad and Tobago Red Steel here on Thursday ahead of their opening match of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) on Sunday against Zouks, manager Colin Borde has confirmed.

Jun 17, 2015, 14:01 PM IST

Tridents, Warriors to clash in CPL season opener

A clash between champions Barbados Tridents and Guyana Amazon Warriors will set in motion the 2015 edition of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) in Bridgetown next month.

May 25, 2015, 19:34 PM IST

Desmond Haynes has big expectations from CPL 3rd edition

Batting legend Desmond Haynes has backed this year’s Caribbean Premier League to be played between June 20 to July 26, to be one of the best ever.

May 19, 2015, 14:48 PM IST