IPL 2019: Kieron Pollard fined 25% match fee for showing dissent

Mumbai Indians all-rounder Kieron Pollard was fined 25% of his match fee for showing dissent at an umpiring decision during the IPL final against Chennai Super Kings on Sunday. Continue Reading

IPL final: We were passing trophy to each other, says Dhoni

It was funny game in which the two teams kept passing trophy to each other is how Chennai Super Kings skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni described the IPL final, in which Mumbai Indians prevailed by one run, here Sunday. Continue Reading

IPL 2019: Key moment was Dhoni run-out, says Tendulkar

For Sachin Tendulkar, it was Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s run-out while Mahela Jayawardene attributed Mumbai Indians’ unprecedented fourth IPL title win to his skipper Rohit Sharma’s tactical acumen. Continue Reading

IPL 2019: Our batsmen should show consistency, says Dhoni

Delhi Capitals, who have finally come together to play like ‘Daredevils’, will have to produce another special effort to beat the consistent Chennai Super Kings for the first time this season and make their maiden IPL final on Friday. Continue Reading

IPL 2019: We should have read the pitch better, says Dhoni

Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni wasn’t happy that his batsmen failed to read the slow Chepauk track and were not discreet in their shot selection during their six-wicket loss against Mumbai Indians in the first IPL Qualifier on Tuesday. Continue Reading

Umpire Llong unlikely to be removed from IPL final

English umpire Nigel Llong could face the BCCI’s scrutiny for allegedly damaging the door of a stadium room after an argument with Virat Kohli but the Indian board is unlikely to remove him as an official for the IPL final on 12 May. Continue Reading

Will work harder to earn Indian team spot: Sanju Samson

Sanju Samson has always been considered as a bright prospect but he has not been able to break into the Indian team and the Kerala wicket-keeper batsman Friday said instead of feeling frustrated he would work harder to earn a spot for himself. Continue Reading

IPL 2019: Dhoni thanks CSK team owners for encouragement

The atmosphere was electrifying at MA Chidambaram Stadium here last night as CSK played their last home match against Delhi Capitals. And Mahendra Singh Dhoni was in the thick of things yet again. Continue Reading

All-round performance seals play-off berth for Delhi Capitals

Delhi Capitals qualified for the IPL play-offs for the first time since 2012 after a convincing 16-run win over Royal Challengers Bangalore here on Sunday. Entertaining knocks from captain Shreyas Iyer (52 off 37) and Shikhar Dhawan (50 off 37) helped Delhi put up a daunting 187 for five before the bowlers delivered once again to stop the RCB at 171 for seven. Continue Reading