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  • Chennai pull off another heist

    Chennai Super Kings pulled off another heist yesterday, beating Royal Challengers Bangalore by five wickets to go top of the Indian

  • Kohli needs a 'look in mirror': Gavaskar

    India superstar Virat Kohli has been told to "have a look in the mirror" in a stinging rebuke from one of the nation's most respected cricketers.

  • IPL cricket betting gang arrested

    Indian Police arrested 11 members of an Indian Premier League cricket betting gang and seized Rs. 9.4 lakh from them in a raid on their hideout at Rammurthinagar in Nellore city on Thursday.

  • Bangalore's star power refuses to translate into IPL success

    Royal Challengers Bangalore learnt it the hard way that star power does not always guarantee success after succumbing to the lowest ever score in the Indian Premier League (IPL) in Sunday's match against the Kolkata Knight Riders.

  • IPL should cool Test tensions

    Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting is confident the Indian Premier League will continue to cool any lingering tension between Indian and Australian players following their fiery four-match Test series.

  • Kohli confirms comeback date

    India superstar Virat Kohli has announced he will return to the Indian Premier League this Friday for Royal Challengers Bangalore’s crucial clash with Mumbai Indians.

  • Gayle in pursuit of 10,000 T20 runs

    West Indian powerhouse Chris Gayle is in pursuit of Twenty20 glory by becoming the first batsman ever to score 10,000 runs in the format.

  • Cash-rich IPL kicks off today

    The 10th season of the Indian Premier League starts Wednesday, marking a decade of scandal and success for the flashy Twenty20 competition beloved by India and watched across the globe.

  • Watson stands in as Bangalore captain for injured Kohli

    Australia all-rounder Shane Watson has been named interim captain of Indian Premier League's Royal Challengers Bangalore team in the absence of Virat Kohli and AB de Villiers, who are recovering from injuries.

  • ‘Have improved as a batsman’

    Dinesh Karthik has been out of the Indian side for about two years now, but the wicketkeeper batsman is not losing sleep over it.

  • IPL corruption-free: Shukla

    Indian Premier League chairman Rajeev Shukla tells AFP that this year's edition of the cash-rich extravaganza had been free of corruption thanks to a multi-pronged approach to tackling fixing.

  • Warner applauds Fizz

    Sunrisers Hyderabad skipper David Warner, who inspired his side to their maiden IPL win, showers praise on Bangladesh’s young left-arm pacer Mustafizur Rahman.

  • Hyderabad rise to IPL throne

    A late burst from Ben Cutting and disciplined death-over bowling leads Sunrisers Hyderabad to the Indian Premier League Championship for the first time.

  • Fizz IPL's first best foreign young player

    At the end of Sunrisers Hyderabad's rousing Indian Premier League (IPL) final victory over Royal Challengers Bangalore yesterday, Mustafizur Rahman was adjudged the Emerging Player of IPL 2016.

  • Sunrisers leave Bangalore with a mountain to climb

    Sunrisers Hyderabad post a mammoth 208 for seven, which included 52 runs from the last three overs, in the IPL final against Royal Challengers Bangalore

  • Mustafizur fit to play in IPL final

    Mustafizur Rahman recovers from his injury in time to play the IPL final for Sunrisers Hyderabad against Royal Challengers Bangalore.

  • The Mustafizur subplot in the RCB-SRH showdown

    Just over 90 mintutes remain for the Indian Premier League final between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Sunrisers Hyderabad and the big question in all Bangladeshi cricket fans' minds is whether Mustafizur Rahman will recover in time from his hamstring niggle and play.

  • Fizz hoping to play

    When Royal Challengers Bangalore and Sunrisers Hyderabad take the field at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore today in the quest for a first Indian Premier League (IPL) title, millions of fans in Bangladesh will pray that the magical Mustafizur Rahman will retain his fitness and finish this season's cash-rich T20 tournament with a flourish.

  • Kohli eyes maiden IPL crown for RCB

    The imperious Virat Kohli will be eyeing a fairytale ending Sunday to a record-breaking season when he leads the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League's final against Sunrisers Hyderabad.

  • ‘If I had to bowl at him, I will be worried’

    Regarded as one of the greatest fast bowlers in the history of the game and the holder of the world record for most wickets in List A cricket (881), Wasim Akram says in an interview that he would be concerned if he had to bowl at India’s batting genius Virat Kohli.

  • AB takes RCB to IPL final

    AB de Villiers plays a breathtaking knock to take Royal Challengers Bangalore into the Indian Premier League final with a thrilling four-wicket win over Gujarat Lions.

  • Kohli to sit out Zim tour

    India's leading batsman Virat Kohli has been rested from the limited-overs series against Zimbabwe, scheduled from June 11 to 20, along with Murali Vijay and Ashish Nehra.

  • Kohli 113 flattens Punjab

    Virat Kohli scores his fourth century of the season as Royal Challengers Bangalore thrash bottom-placed Kings XI Punjab by 82 runs in Duckworth-Lewis method in a rain-truncated IPL clash.

  • They're like Batman and Superman: Gayle

    Chris Gayle has compared his Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli and fellow opener AB de Villiers to DC Comic's apex superheores because of the way the two batting powerhouses have been taking the IPL by storm.

  • The run home to finals: IPL

    Here's how things stand after match 48 of the Indian Premier League 2016 between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders and what teams need to do to progress further.

  • There wasn't much we could have done: Shakib

    When Kohli and ABD are on song, there's not much the opposition can do. And if Chris Gayle joins the party, the captain at the other end runs out of options pretty quickly.

  • Kohli, AB crush KKR

    A brilliant century partnership between superstars Kohli and ABD steals the show yesterday at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata and leads RCB to a comfortable nine wicket win over KKR.

  • ‘Just because I'm a woman, you presume me to be a bimbo’

    Bollywood diva and Kings XI Punjab co-owner Preity Zinta snaps at Mumbai Mirror for publishing allegedly “incorrect and exaggerated” reports of a spat with coach Sanjay Bangar after her side’s after her side’s agonizing one-run loss to Royal Challengers Bangalore at Mohali on Monday.

  • Hell hath no fury like Preity scorned

    KXIP co-owner and Bollywood’s beautiful diva Preity Zinta flies off the handle at Sanjay Bangar after her side’s agonizing one-run loss to Royal Challengers Bangalore at Mohali on Monday.

  • Kohli wins, Gayle wanes

    Self-styled "Universe Boss" Chris Gayle is having to confront his waning powers after a collapse in form, watching from the bench as Virat Kohli takes on his mantle as cricket's superstar batsman.