Tag: , , , , ,

Chennai, Hyderabad face off in high-octane IPL final

Chennai, Hyderabad face off in high-octane IPL final

MUMBAI: The 51-day long T20 carnival has finally reached its climax as two-time champions Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Sunrisers Hyderabad will faceoff in the summit clash of the 11th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Wankhede stadium here on Sunday.While Chennai, the two-time IPL champions, already made to the final beating

IPL Play-Offs: Chennai, Hyderabad look to seal final berth

IPL Play-Offs: Chennai, Hyderabad look to seal final berth

MUMBAI: An intriguing and no-holds barred battle between two former champions is on the cards when table toppers Sunrisers Hyderabad clash with second placed Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League Qualifier 1 here on Tuesday. A slight net run rate difference separated the two teams which finished the league stage on 18 points. The

Delhi Daredevils knock out MI from play-offs

Delhi Daredevils knock out MI from play-offs

NEW DELHI: Delhi Daredevils (DD) rode a strong bowling display to notch up an 11-run victory and eliminate Mumbai Indians from the race for the Indian Premier League (IPL) play-offs at the Ferozshah Kot la here on Sunday. Chasing a target of 175 runs in what was a must-win encounter for them, Mumbai were bundled

Rajasthan beat Bangalore in IPL tie

Rajasthan beat Bangalore in IPL tie

JAIPUR: Young Shreyas Gopal spun a web around a starstudded Royal Challengers Bangalore batting line-up with a brilliant four for 16, helping Rajasthan Royals to a 30-run victory to keep his side in the reckoning for a play-offs berth in the IPL, here on Saturday. The 24-year-old leg-spinner led a fine bowling display by the home

Kohli praises bowlers for victory against SRH

Kohli praises bowlers for victory against SRH

BENGALURU: A B de Villiers said it looked tougher than it actually was but his gravity-defying boundary catch during an IPL match was declared “spiderman stuff” by an awestruck India and Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli. RCB defeated Sunrisers Hyderabad by 14 runs last night to keep their play-off hopes alive. The outstanding moment of the

ICC may scrap coin toss in Test cricket

ICC may scrap coin toss in Test cricket

The toss could be a thing of the past in Test cricket as the International Cricket Council looks at ways to address the problem of home advantage.  The relevance or rather the fairness of the tradition, which is as old as the game itself, will be up for discussion at the International Cricket Council’s cricket

RCB aim to continue revival take on table-toppers SRH

RCB aim to continue revival take on table-toppers SRH

BENGALURUP: Their chances of making the playoffs still hanging by a thread, Royal Challengers Bangalore will take on table-toppers Sunrisers Hyderabad in another mustwin Indian Premier League encounter, here tomorrow. The consecutive victories over Delhi Daredevils and Kings XI Punjab have revived RCB’s hopes, while SRH has been on a roll, having won nine matches

KKR, RR face off in battle for survival

KKR, RR face off in battle for survival

KOLKATA: A buoyant Kolkata Knight Riders will lock horns with a charged up Rajasthan Royals in a battle for survival at the Indian Premier League T20 tournament here on Tuesday. Their fate hanging in balance, a loss in the penultimate league round match may virtually sound the death knell for one of the two teams.

CSK take on table-toppers SRH in IPL match clash

PUNE: Needing a win from three games to book a play-offs berth, former champions Chennai Super Kings take on table toppers Sun Risers Hyderabad in an Indian Premier League match here on Sunday. The Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led Super Kings started their campaign, after returning to the T20 League from a two-year ban, on a high

Kolkata face Kings XI Punjab in must-win tie

Kolkata face Kings XI Punjab in must-win tie

INDORE: Kings XI Punjab will be aiming to consolidate their position in the top three of the Indian Premier League (IPL) points table when they take on Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) at the Holkar Cricket Stadium here on Saturday. Both the sides are coming off a defeat and will be desperate to return to winning ways

Mighty CSK to test desperate Royals in must-win game

Mighty CSK to test desperate Royals in must-win game

JAIPUR: Back to winning ways after a hat-trick of defeats, a desperate Rajasthan Royals face a herculean task when they take on mighty Chennai Super Kings in a must-win Indian Premier League (IPL) match, here on Friday. Three consecutive defeats have more or less sealed their fate but Royals somehow managed to keep themselves afloat with

Memory for a lifetime: Dinesh Karthik on his last-ball six

Memory for a lifetime: Dinesh Karthik on his last-ball six

COLOMBO: Dinesh Karthik is no Hrishikesh Kanitkar or Joginder Sharma but the Indian batsman is not complaining about the “memories of a lifetime” that his last-ball six against Bangladesh created. Kanitkar’s boundary against Pakistan under fading Bangabandhu Stadium lights in Dhaka or Joginder Sharma’s final over act against the arch-rivals in the inaugural World Cup

India fret over Rohit’s form ahead of Sri Lanka clash

India fret over Rohit’s form ahead of Sri Lanka clash

COLOMBO: Skipper Rohit Sharma will be desperate to get back to form as a resurgent India look to set their record straight against hosts Sri Lanka in the third match of the Nidahas TriSeries, here on Monady. The stand-in skipper, possibly the most prolific white ball player after regular leader Virat Kohli, has gone off the

Under-pressure India to face Bangladesh in Nidahas Trophy

Under-pressure India to face Bangladesh in Nidahas Trophy

COLOMBO: India’s inexperienced cricket team will have to recover quickly from the eye-opening loss to Sri Lanka and lift its game by a few notches against an unpredictable Bangladesh in the Nidahas Twenty 20 Trophy. Sri Lanka, who have been beaten fair and square by India in their umpteen battles over the past six months, pulled

BCCI's refusal leaves Pak tournament in doubt

BCCI’s refusal leaves Pak tournament in doubt

KARACHI: The BCCI’s refusal to send its team to the Asia Emerging Nations Cup scheduled in Pakistan this April has put a question mark on the tournament’s organisation in the country. An official in the Pakistan Cricket Board said that since India was not willing to send its team to Pakistan, the Asia Emerging Nations

SA tour positives: 60 wickets in Tests, Plan-A ready for World Cup

SA tour positives: 60 wickets in Tests, Plan-A ready for World Cup

SA tour positives: 60 wickets in Tests, Plan-A ready for World Cup NEW DELHI: Virat Kohli’s inimitable batting that exhausted all adjectives, Jasprit Bumrah fitting himself perfectly like an all purpose block in a jigsaw puzzle and identifying the core for the 2019 World Cup in England were some of the notable positives to be

India aim for perfect tour finale in 3rd T20I

India aim for perfect tour finale in 3rd T20I

India aim for perfect tour finale in 3rd T20I CAPE TOWN: India would be eyeing a perfect end to what has been a thoroughly rollercoaster tour when they take on a depleted but not completely deflated South Africa in the decisive third Twenty20 International here on Saturday. Having suffered a minor setback in the previous

Batting let India down in 3rd T201 against SA

Batting let India down in 3rd T201 against SA

Batting let India down in 3rd T201 against SA JOHANNESBURG: India’s middleorder collapsed after a fiery start as South Africa won the third Twenty20 International by five wickets to keep the five-match series alive, here today. Indian women, eyeing their maiden T20 series win in South Africa after winning the first two matches, collapsed to 133 in

Dhawan's 72 takes India to 203/5 in first T20I

Dhawan’s 72 takes India to 203/5 in first T20I

Dhawan’s 72 takes India to 203/5 in first T20I JOHANNESBURG: Opening batsman once again unleashed mayhem in South Africa, with his 72 powering India to 203 for five wickets in the first Twenty-20 International (T201) at the New Wanderers Stadium here on Sunday.The Delhi left-hander, who hit 323 runs in the six OneDay Internationals (ODIs), blasted

India defeat South Africa by eight wickets

India defeat South Africa by eight wickets

CENTURION: India on Friday defeated South Africa by eight wickets with Captain Virat Kohli leading from the front with his stroke-filled unbeaten century. Earlier, KhayaZondo struck his maiden ODI fifty to steer South Africa to 204 even as the other batsmen failed to find an answer to the disciplined Indian bowling in the sixth and final

Social Media

Related Gallery

You may also like