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7 best Indian performances in IPL 2016 that don't fade away
7 best Indian performances in IPL 2016 that don't fade away

Virat Kohli was the leading run-scorer in this season’s IPLSince the tournament is named ‘Indian’ Premier League, what good is it if the Indian players don't perform well in it? Thankfully, though, a great many Indian players fared exceptionally well in the 9th edition of the IPL.Be it with the bat or the bowl, the nation could be proud of its players and their performances. In fact, both the Orange Cap and Purple Cap holder

May 31 2016
Indian squad for Zimbabwe tour: Why the young team is a great sign for domestic cricket
Indian squad for Zimbabwe tour: Why the young team is a great sign for domestic cricket

Rayudu and Axar Patel (behind) were part of the squad for last year's tour of ZimbabweFollowing a hectic two months of Indian Premier League (IPL), Indian cricket fans will be relieved that international cricket will return with India's tour of Zimbabwe starting on June 11. There may not be many big names on the roster, however, it will be an opportunity for some of the young promising players to make their mark on the international circu

May 31 2016
IPL 2016: 10 best bowlers
IPL 2016: 10 best bowlers

Sunrisers Hyderabad’s title triumph was a testament to the fact that bowlers command equal importance in the game, even in the shortest format. Their bowling attack troubled the best of batting line-ups, right till the last match when RCB lost their way in the face of some shrewd bowling. In a format that is projected to be a batsman’s game, these bowlers have managed to consistently trouble the best of batsmen, inspite of short bound

May 30 2016
10 best bowling spells in IPL 2016
10 best bowling spells in IPL 2016

The IPL final was contested between two sides with contrasting strengths. The Sunrisers Hyderabad, with the best bowling and the Royal Challengers Bangalore, with the best batting. The Sunrisers came out on top, claiming their IPL crown largely on the back of some incredible bowling, with the likes of Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Ashish Nehra, Mustafizur Rahman and Barinder Sran forming a formidable quartet. With that in mind, it’s onl

May 30 2016
5 best bowling spells by Indian bowlers from IPL 2016
5 best bowling spells by Indian bowlers from IPL 2016

Bhuvneshwar Kumar was excellent for the SunrisersT20 is a batsman’s game they say and bowlers seem like meat and drink, at times, playing bit parts in a VFX-laden movie starring batsmen as superheroes. But, this year’s IPL has seen fewer monster scores, even though we did have a decent number of good totals. The bowlers have had a good IPL, thanks to cutting-edge technology helping skippers, coaches and the think-tanks to work out chi

5 unsung heroes from IPL 2016
5 unsung heroes from IPL 2016

After the ICC World T20 in March-April 2016, it was always going to be difficult for the Indian Premier League (IPL) to follow the excitement that the World T20 brought. However, after a slow start, the IPL did have its own moments with some great batting displays from the likes of Virat Kohli, David Warner, and AB de Villiers.With the ball, Bhuvneshwar Kumar was the pick as he ended up being the purple cap holder with Shane Watson and Yuzvendra

May 30 2016
IPL 2016: Top 7 moments of the tournament
IPL 2016: Top 7 moments of the tournament

So, that’s it. A tournament that spanned for almost 2 months is over in what seems like a blink of the eye. The IPL 2016 started off with a lot of one-sided affairs that became displeasing to seekers of entertainment.However, as the competition gradually progressed, we got some fantastic games that made fans chew on their nails.Be it AB de Villiers’ furious innings of 129 or Mustafizur’s art of bowling with brilliance in death o

May 29 2016
IPL 2016: Team of the tournament
IPL 2016: Team of the tournament

The juggernaut that is the Indian Premier League has come to its conclusion. After 50 days of frenetic action and 60 games, we have a new champion. Sunrisers Hyderabad lift the IPL 9th trophy as they beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 8 runs.From action packed scenes to humdingers, from on-field banter to pleasing memories, we have seen it all during this 50-day carnival.There is little doubt that Virat Kohli has owned this tournament, and

May 29 2016
IPL 2016 Purple Cap: Highest Wicket takers in IPL 9 | Bhuvneshwar Kumar tops the list
IPL 2016 Purple Cap: Highest Wicket takers in IPL 9 | Bhuvneshwar Kumar tops the list

RCB vs SRH Live Ball by Ball commentaryIPL 2016 Final Live UpdatesWith the advent of T20, it seems that there is no place for bowlers anymore in cricket. Batsmen rule in this game of bat versus ball, where bowlers get hit and hammered without remorse. Yet, bowlers possess a certain determination which makes them walk back and start afresh, hoping to not get hit, maybe even get a wicket after being smashed for a boundary in the previous

May 29 2016
Moneyball9 Fantasy Tips: Qualifier 2 - Gujarat Lions vs Sunrisers Hyderabad
Moneyball9 Fantasy Tips: Qualifier 2 - Gujarat Lions vs Sunrisers Hyderabad

Sunrisers HyderabadWith a place in the final at stake, Gujarat Lions and Sunrisers Hyderabad clash in the second qualifier tonight. Will the Sunrisers claw their way back or will the Lions set up another date with RCB at the same venue where they lost to them twice? Whichever way the match swings, both sides need their big players to step up on the big night. So how should your fantasy team lineup in that case? Here’s an analysis:Batsmen:Th

May 27 2016
IPL 2016: Highest/Most Run-Scorers, Leading Wicket-Takers after Gujarat Lions vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, Qualifier 1
IPL 2016: Highest/Most Run-Scorers, Leading Wicket-Takers after Gujarat Lions vs Royal Challengers Bangalore, Qualifier 1

AB de Villiers guides RCB into the finalsWe are into the IPL Playoffs, the first Qualifier was played in Bangalore on 24 May 2016. The winner of the match will head into the finals. Gujrat Lions played Royal Challengers Bangalore at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium. Royal Challengers Bangalore coming off a series of wins should have been very confident ahead of the match, included among those wins was a win against Gujarat Lions at Bangalore. Als

May 25 2016
Qualifier 1: GL vs RCB, IPL 2016 Results, Match Highlights & Upcoming playoffs schedule
Qualifier 1: GL vs RCB, IPL 2016 Results, Match Highlights & Upcoming playoffs schedule

AB de Villiers stole the show to guide his team to the finalThe IPL has reached the playoffs stage and the Gujarat Lions were up against the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Qualifier 1. RCB had the momentum coming into the game, having won 4 games in a row and were favourites to win again as they were playing on their home ground. GL recovered from a dry run and went on to finish on the top of the table.Catch the highlights of the game here.La

May 24 2016
IPL 2016 Stats: AB de Villiers denies Gujarat Lions as RCB march into the final
IPL 2016 Stats: AB de Villiers denies Gujarat Lions as RCB march into the final

If Virat Kohli does not get you, AB de Villiers certainly willBengaluru was abuzz with excitement as their star-studded team arrived into the stadium. From being pushed into a corner, the Royal Challengers had qualified into the play-offs in style. On the other hand, Gujarat Lions reached the top of the table by performing consistently throughout the season.In-form skipper Virat Kohli called correctly and opted to field first. The highly scrutini

May 24 2016
GL vs RCB Playing 11: Today's Probable XI for Gujarat Lions and Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL 2016 Qualifier 1
GL vs RCB Playing 11: Today's Probable XI for Gujarat Lions and Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL 2016 Qualifier 1

Brendon McCullum may have a big role to play in Gujarat’s qualifier against RCBThe VIVO IPL 2016 enters its playoff stage as Gujarat Lions take on Royal Challengers Bangalore in the first qualifier at the Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore. It has been an incredible debut season for the Lions as they have gone from strength to strength and entered the playoffs courtesy of being the top team on the points table.Also read: Gujarat Lions (G

May 24 2016
GL vs RCB Match Prediction: Who will win the match between Gujarat Lions and Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL 2016, Qualifier 1
GL vs RCB Match Prediction: Who will win the match between Gujarat Lions and Royal Challengers Bangalore, IPL 2016, Qualifier 1

Royal Challengers Bangalore will fancy their chances against Gujarat LionsThe dust has settled. The league stage is done. We move into the playoffs of IPL 2016. Four teams have made it here. The top-two play Qualifier one which gives them the cushion of Qualifier Two, if any mishaps happen on their first go in their attempt to reach the final. However, with the chance of directly going into the finale at stake, nobody will leave any stone unturne

May 23 2016
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