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22-Apr-2017 Mumbai

Mumbai Indians beat Delhi Daredevils in IPL tie

Mumbai Indians defeated Delhi Daredevils by 14 runs in their Indian Premier League (IPL) 2017 tie at a jampacked Wankhede Stadium here on Saturday.Asked to bat first by the visitors, Mumbai posted 142/8 in their allotted 20 overs and then produced a superb...

22-Apr-2017

Crowded international calendar is causing problems for IPL

The 10th Indian Premier League (IPL) season has been dominated by uncapped Indian youngsters, more precisely the batsmen. They have also made up for the loss of top overseas as well as Indian players through injury.Almost all the squads for the Champions...

22-Apr-2017 Kolkata

Life has changed since six-wicket haul : Yuzvendra Chahal

India and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal on Saturday said life has changed since his historic six-wicket haul against England in the third T20 International earlier this year, adding he feels more responsible now."My life has...

20-Apr-2017 Indore

Hopefully we can continue our winning streak : Rohit Sharma

On a roll after registering their fifth win on the trot, Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma said Thursday's 8-wicket win against Kings XI Punjab, will give the team the kind of momentum they needed heading into the business end of the Indian Premier League...

20-Apr-2017 Kolkata

Not being able to finish matches a 'crime', says Yusuf Pathan

Kolkata Knight Riders' (KKR) most capped player Yusuf Pathan on Thursday said it's a "crime" for him not to finish a match and he would like to work on that aspect in the next games.Pathan scored a match-winning 39-ball 59 for KKR in their previous victorious...

19-Apr-2017 Hyderabad

Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) beat Delhi Daredevils in IPL tie

Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) dominated with both bat and ball to beat Delhi Daredevils by 15 runs in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium here on Wednesday.Electing to bat first on winning the toss, SRH posted a challenging...

18-Apr-2017 Rajkot

The UniverseBoss is still here and alive : Chris Gayle

After powering Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) to a morale-boosting 21-run win over Gujarat Lions, self-proclaimed "UniverseBoss" Chris Gayle on Tuesday warned the other Indian Premier League (IPL) teams that "he is back".The Jamaican returned to form with...

17-Apr-2017 Mumbai

Sunidhi one of India's finest singers : Sachin Tendulkar

Indian cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar on Monday praised popular singer Sunidhi Chauhan and called her one of the finest singers in the country.Last week, Sunidhi praised Sachin's upcoming film "Sachin: A Billion Dreams" and posted on Twitter: "Now I would be...

16-Apr-2017 Mumbai

IPL-10 : Mumbai Indians beat Gujarat Lions by 6 wickets in IPL tie

Extending their winning streak to four matches, Mumbai Indians defeated Gujarat Lions by six wickets in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match here on Sunday.Nitish Rana (53), Rohit Sharma (40 not out) and Kieron Pollard (39) were the major contributors to Mumbai's...

16-Apr-2017 New Delhi

Zaheer Khan is a smart cricketer : Corey Anderson

Heaping praises on the way Delhi Daredevils skipper Zaheer Khan reads a match situation, New Zealand all-rounder Corey Anderson rated him as a "smart cricketer" after the hosts tamed Kings XI Punjab by 51 runs here.Anderson, who came up with a breezy unbeaten...

15-Apr-2017 Kolkata

The team requires me to bat at No.3 : Robin Uthappa

Robin Uthappa, whose 68 helped Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) win easily against Sunrisers Hyderabad, said the team now wants him to bat at No.3, and the home side was in control of the game all the time."The team requires me to bat at No 3. I have taken that...

15-Apr-2017

How about DRS in IPL to avoid howlers

The quality of umpiring in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) has received opprobrium and to put it mildly, the officiating has been abysmal. Perhaps, to err is human, but after seeing the howlers of homegrown umpires, the adage will not wash.In the...

15-Apr-2017 New Delhi

IPL-10 : All-round Delhi Daredevils tame Kings XI Punjab by 51 runs

Delhi Daredevils rode on an all-round effort to register their second successive win, beating Kings XI Punjab by 51 runs in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the Feroz Shah Kotla here on Saturday.Chasing a mammoth 189, Punjab could never recover from...

15-Apr-2017 Kolkata

Such wins give lot of confidence : Gautam Gambhir

Buoyed by the emphatic win against defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad in their Indian Premier League clash, Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir on Saturday said such wins always add to his side's confidence and they now need to continue the momentum.The...

14-Apr-2017 Bengaluru

These are situations when champions are made : Kieron Pollard

After guiding Mumbai Indians to a four-wicket victory against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in an Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter on Friday, West Indian power-hitter Kieron Pollard said tough situations make you a champion.Chasing a decent 143, Mumbai...

14-Apr-2017 Bengaluru

Pollard outshines Badree as Mumbai beat RCB by 4 wickets

Kieran Pollards 70 runs in 47 deliveries helped Mumbai Indians withstand a fiery spell, including a hat-trick, from leg-spinner Samuel Badree as the visitors registered a four-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) to go top of the Indian Premier...

13-Apr-2017 Kolkata

KKR opening partnership took the game away from us : Glenn Maxwell

A disappointed Kings XI Punjab skipper Glenn Maxwell on Thursday said Kolkata Knight Riders' rollicking opening stand and his side's loss of three wickets in the 18th over led to its eight-wicket defeat in the IPL match here.The Kings struck 170/9, despite...

13-Apr-2017 Kolkata

KKR ride Gautam Gambhir, Narine heroics to register win over KXIP

Kolkata Knight Riders rode skipper Gautam Gambhir and surprise opener Sunil Narine's heroics to register a facile eight-wicket win with 21 balls to spare over Kings XI Punjab in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the Eden Gardens here on Thursday.Chasing...

13-Apr-2017 Kolkata

I need to trust Narine with the bat now : Gautam Gambhir

Kolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir on Thursday effusively praised Sunil Narine, saying it was time he trusted the Caribbean as a willower who was also the leader of the attack with the leather.Man of the match Narine justified his promotion as an opening...

13-Apr-2017 Mumbai

I'm a private person : Sachin Tendulkar

Iconic cricketer Sachin Tendulkar says that though a private person, he has now learnt how to share certain things of his life as his fans want to know more about him.The forthcoming film "Sachin: A Billion Dreams" unveils a "different" side of his personality.The...

13-Apr-2017 New Delhi

Whoever wants 'Azadi', leave the country : Gautam Gambhir

Indian cricketer Gautam Gambhir on Thursday backed paramilitary personnel who were manhandled by Kashmiri youths in a video which has gone viral on social media, saying whoever wants freedom for Kashmir can leave the country.A video which shows Indian security...

12-Apr-2017 Mumbai

IPL-10 :Mumbai Indians beat Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in IPL tie

Mumbai Indians dominated with both bat and ball to defeat Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) by four wickets in an Indian Premier League (IPL) clash at the Wankhede Stadium here on Wednesday.Choosing to field on winning the toss, Mumbai restricted SRH to 158/8 in 20...

11-Apr-2017 Pune

IPL-10: Sanju Samson 'blessed' to be a part of Daredevils

Elated after his match-winning maiden T20 century, an emotional Sanju Samson said he is "blessed" to be part of the Delhi Daredevils, who beat Rising Pune Supergiant by 97 runs in an Indian Premier League (IPL) 2017 contest at the Maharashtra Cricket Association...

11-Apr-2017

India's record-setting but forgotten all-rounder

No other Indian cricketer has set so many long-enduring Test records as him, including the highest first-wicket partnership and the fastest 1,000 runs and 100 wickets. Vinoo Mankad is also one of the four who batted at all spots and the only Indian to have...

10-Apr-2017 Indore

IPL 10: Hashim Amla, Glenn Maxwell lead Punjab to victory

Kings XI Punjab rode on a solid batting performance by Hashim Amla and skipper Glenn Maxwell to thrash Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) by eight wickets in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the Holkar Stadium here on Monday.Chasing a 149-run target,...

09-Apr-2017 Mumbai

Mumbai Indians script stunning four-wicket win against KKR

Mumbai Indians pulled off a thrilling four-wicket win against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) to continue their dominance over their rivals at the Wankhede Stadium here on Sunday.Chasing 179 for victory, Mumbai -- who have now won 14 times in their 19 meetings...

09-Apr-2017 Mumbai

We keep people on their toes : Rohit Sharma

Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma said his side are known to keep opponents on their toes and that is what will keep the team going in the IPL 10."Winning the game was important. We're known for this -- we keep people on their toes," Sharma, whose side pulled...

09-Apr-2017 Mumbai

Gautam Gambhir rues dropped catch, nerves at the death

Having lost a cliff-hanger to the Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League, Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Gautam Gambhir said on Sunday that his team's inability to hold their nerves at the death and the failure to take Hardik Pandya's catch in the last...

09-Apr-2017 Hyderabad

Hyderabad outplay Gujarat by 9 wickets for second win in IPL

Leg-spinner Rashid Khan (3/19) and seamer Bhuvneshwar Kumar (2/21) put up impressive bowling performances to help Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) outplay Gujarat Lions (GL) by nine wickets and register their second consecutive win in the Indian Premier League (IPL) here...

09-Apr-2017 Hyderabad

Sachin Tendulkar gives on-road helmet lessons tn Hyderabadis

Batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar lent his support to the road safety campaign, although impromptuly, by advising two-wheeler riders to wear helmet.Two youngsters on a bike spotted Sachin sitting in his car which had stopped at a traffic signal in Hyderabad....

08-Apr-2017 Dharamshala

Bollywood celebrities defeat MPs in T20 cricket match

Mumbai Heroes, captained by actor Bobby Deol, coasted to en easy win over the MPs XI, led by Lok Sabha member and former BCCI President Anurag Thakur, in a T20 cricket match held here on Saturday as a part of TB Free India Summit.The goodwill cricket match...

08-Apr-2017 Bengaluru

RCB beat DD by 15 runs in IPL

Kedar Jadhav's fiery half century helped Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) beat Delhi Daredevils (DD) by 15 runs in an Indian Premier League (IPL) match at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Saturday.The Maharashtra batsman not only blasted a quick-fire 37-ball...

08-Apr-2017 Indore

IPL-10: Can't control past, only the future : Glenn Maxwell

Elated after guiding Kings XI Punjab to a six-wicket victory in their 2017 Indian Premier League (IPL) opener against Rising Pune Supergiant, Punjab's new skipper Glenn Maxwell on Saturday said the failure of the past seasons is behind them now."Nice to start...

08-Apr-2017 Indore

IPL-10 : Maxwell's fireworks help Punjab beat Pune by 6 wkts

Skipper Glenn Maxwell's belligerent 20-ball unbeaten 44 helped Kings XI Punjab start their 2017 Indian Premier League (IPL) campaign with a six-wicket win over Rising Pune Supergiant a Holkar Stadium here on Saturday.Maxwell, along with South African David Miller...

08-Apr-2017 Rajkot

Lynn's batting can take off pressure from team : Gautam Gambhir

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) captain Gautam Gambhir said if Chris Lynn can keep batting the way he did on Friday against Gujarat Lions, it will take the pressure off other batsmen in the team.Lynn smacked 93 off just 41 balls at a strike rate of 226.82. The Australian's...

07-Apr-2017 Kolkata

Steve Smith is in outstanding form at the moment, says Sourav Ganguly

Rising Pune Supergiant and Australia skipper Steve Smith is in the form of his life, former India captain Sourav Ganguly said here on Friday.Smith led from the front on Thursday in his franchise's seven-wicket win against two-time Indian Premier League (IPL)...

07-Apr-2017 Bengaluru

Innovative shot-making comes naturally to me, says AB de Villiers

South African ace batsman AB de Villiers, who has in his repertoire many shots that cannot be found in any cricket coaching manual, on Friday said the 360-degree range of shot-making comes naturally to him. The 33-year-old said he doesn't practise these fancy...

07-Apr-2017 Pune

Form is form anywhere, says Steve Smith

After guiding the Rising Pune Supergiants to a thrilling last over victory in their 2017 Indian Premier League (IPL) opener against the Mumbai Indians, skipper Steve Smith said the venue or pitch conditions do not matter when a batsman is in form.Needing 13...

06-Apr-2017 Rajkot

Pacer Umesh Yadav would have been big advantage, says Gautam Gambhir

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) captain Gautam Gambhir on Thursday admitted the unavailability of in-form pacer Umesh Yadav in the first two away games came as a bit of a surprise, and added it's an opportunity for the other players to rise to the occasion.Yadav...

06-Apr-2017 New Delhi

Can't write anybody off in IPL : Ravi Shastri

Reacting to former India captain Sourav Ganguly's assertion that the Delhi Daredevils are one of the weaker sides in the 2017 Indian Premier League (IPL), former Team India Director Ravi Shastri on Thursday said no team can be written off easily in the shortest...

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