Latest Stories
Gautam Gambhir feels Australian Cricket should thank IPL for discovering David Warner's captaincy skills
Gautam Gambhir feels Australian Cricket should thank IPL for discovering David Warner's captaincy skills

Gambir said he appreciates Warner’s calmness on the fieldKolkata Knight Riders captain Gautam Gambhir said that Australian Cricket should thank the IPL for discovering his Sunrisers Hyderabad counterpart David Warner's captaincy skills. The southpaw played a skipper's knock and led his side to victory against Royal Challengers Bangalore during the final of the IPL on Sunday.The former Indian opener lauded Warner for his on-fiel

May 31 2016
Star batsmen and their second home grounds
Star batsmen and their second home grounds

A look at where star batsmen scored most runs away from home.Any cricketer who has played at the highest level would testify that performing in front of the home crowd can unnerve even the best in the business. The expectations of the crowd create a mountain of pressure under which many crumble.Former Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly, although the apple of the eye of the Kolkata crowd, could hardly replicate his silken drives on the off and lofted m

May 29 2016
Best Tweets on David Warner's innings, IPL 2016 Gujarat Lions vs Sunrisers Hyderabad Qualifier 2
Best Tweets on David Warner's innings, IPL 2016 Gujarat Lions vs Sunrisers Hyderabad Qualifier 2

David Warner jumps in delight after guiding Sunrisers Hyderabad to their first ever IPL finalAn unbeaten 58-ball 93 from David Warner single-handedly took the Sunrisers Hyderabad to their maiden IPL final; this was his eighth half-century of the season. The Aussie opener batted through a tense chase of 163 and he kept his cool while wickets at the other end kept falling at regular intervals. Warner led his team from the front to a

May 28 2016
IPL 2016: 5 reasons why Sunrisers Hyderabad have performed superbly this season
IPL 2016: 5 reasons why Sunrisers Hyderabad have performed superbly this season

Sunrisers Hyderabad have been one of the most consistent sides in the IPL this seasonThe race to the playoffs this Indian Premier League (IPL) season has been one of the most thrilling ones with six teams having the possibility of making it to the final four spots until the very last matchday.The Royal Challengers Bangalore had a late surge of form to make it to the playoff stages. However, one of the most consistent sides this IPL has been the D

May 23 2016
Michael Hussey believes Virat Kohli has matured into an amazing player
Michael Hussey believes Virat Kohli has matured into an amazing player

Michael Hussey during a BBL matchFormer Australian cricketer Michael Hussey, who is currently working as a commentator in this year’s edition of the Indian Premier league (IPL) was very much in action till the last edition. The 41-year-old retired from international cricket in 2013 but played in the IPL until last year.In a recent interview with the Times of India, the left-handed batsman said that he misses playing in the Indian tournament

Ashish Nehra reveals why he stays away from social media
Ashish Nehra reveals why he stays away from social media

Ashish Nehra has not taken much time to settle down with his new franchiseVeteran Indian fast bowler Ashish Nehra has reportedly thrown light on his disconnect with social media platforms like Twitter and Facebook. Speaking to IPLT20.com after successfully bowling his team to victory against the Mumbai Indians, Nehra revealed, "I am too busy trying to keep myself fit. We are playing a game every alternate day and so I don't have time for

May 9 2016
Slapstick: VVS Laxman reveals Ashish Nehra's pre-match training regime
Slapstick: VVS Laxman reveals Ashish Nehra's pre-match training regime

Ashish Nehra was at the top of his game against MI on SundaySunrisers Hyderabad climbed to the top of the IPL standings after their one-sided victory over Mumbai Indians on Sunday, and team mentor VVS Laxman was in a humourous mood after the match.Ashish Nehra was at the top of his game, his 3 wickets for 15 in 3 overs being instrumental in pegging back MI. The defending champions capitulated for 98, succumbing to defeat by 77 runs.However, as La

May 8 2016
5 most genuine Test-only players of all time
5 most genuine Test-only players of all time

They say that you can’t judge a book by its cover. To know whether a book is solid, one must read it and only then can a verdict be put in place. However, to read a whole book, one need patience—that in itself is a perfect test to evaluate the character of a person.In this time of internet, where social media has become one of the greatest source of distraction, book-readers are decreasing by the day. People are more interested in wat

May 5 2016
Mustafizur Rahman talks about his idol, his best friends at Sunrisers Hyderabad, his natural talent
Mustafizur Rahman talks about his idol, his best friends at Sunrisers Hyderabad, his natural talent

Mustafizur Rahman has carried his sparkling form into the IPL as wellOne of the biggest stars in the cricketing firmament at the moment is Bangladeshi medium pacer Mustafizur Rahman. The 20-year-old soft-spoken bowler has been enjoying a phenomenal debut season in the IPL for Sunrisers Hyderabad as well, managing to rack up 50 dot balls out of the 120 deliveries he has bowled till now.Also read: SRH vs RPSG vs Live Streaming Online: IPL 2016

Apr 26 2016
Who said what: Cricket fraternity reacts to shift in IPL matches from Maharashtra
Who said what: Cricket fraternity reacts to shift in IPL matches from Maharashtra

The IPL final was to be played at the Wankhede stadium, MumbaiThe Bombay High Court asking BCCI to shift matches from the drought-hit Maharashtra has brought in reactions from all over the country. This move is not just a big blow to the fans, but also to the state, which will be facing a loss of revenue.The BCCI also expressed its concern over moving of matches midway through the tournament and said that it is being targeted unfairly.“We a

Apr 14 2016
IPL 2016: VVS Laxman all in praise for Virat Kohli's consistency and adaptability
IPL 2016: VVS Laxman all in praise for Virat Kohli's consistency and adaptability

Virat Kohli in action against Sunrisers Hyderabad.Indian batting legend V.V.S. Laxman heaped praise on star batsman Virat Kohli for his consistency in T20s and termed his adaptability to any situation "phenomenal".Kohli, skipper of Indian Premier League (IPL) side Royal Challengers Bangalore, struck a quickfire 75 alongside A.B. De Villiers' 82 which steered his team to a 45-run win over Sunrisers Hyderabad at the M. Chinnaswamy Sta

Apr 13 2016
IPL 2016: Know your coaching staff
IPL 2016: Know your coaching staff

The coaches form a very important part of any IPL team and franchises look to recruit the best in the business to mould their respective teams.IPL is also an opportunity for young players to learn their trade from some of the best in the business from India and around the globe. The different perspectives that people from around the cricketing world bring helps the budding cricketers know better about the game and holds them in good stead.Here is

Apr 8 2016
VVS Laxman talks about the Maharashtra drought problem
VVS Laxman talks about the Maharashtra drought problem

Laxman during his playing daysFormer Indian batsman-turned-commentator, VVS Laxman has addressed the ongoing Maharashtra drought problem which is likely to affect the execution of the Indian Premier League matches in the Maharashtrian cities of Mumbai, Pune, and Nagpur.The 41-year-old former India international who is now the mentor of Sunrisers Hyderabad has told the press that shifting IPL matches out of the state is not a proper solution and t

Apr 7 2016
IPL 2016: Sunrisers Hyderabad sweat on Yuvraj Singh's return
IPL 2016: Sunrisers Hyderabad sweat on Yuvraj Singh's return

The moment where it all started- Yuvraj Singh receiving treatment after he injured his ankleThe IPL is yet to start but Sunrisers Hyderabad are already finding themselves on the back foot with Yuvraj Singh, their star batsman, still not fit to play.At a time, when the Sunrisers, who have been the consistent under-performers in the last couple IPLs, were desperate to do well this IPL, Yuvraj injury now seem to ruin much of their plans to kick star

Apr 7 2016
Reports: BCCI not to renew contracts of Sunil Gavaskar, L Sivaramakrishnan
Reports: BCCI not to renew contracts of Sunil Gavaskar, L Sivaramakrishnan

Gavaskar’s contract will not be renewed by the BCCIThe Board of Control for Cricket for India has reportedly decided not to renew the contracts of Sunil Gavaskar and Laxman Sivaramakrishnan. Whether or not they will be able to continue their commentary stint will then be dependent on broadcasters Star Sports. Gavaskar, the former Indian legend apparently draws a salary of around Rs 3.6 crore per annum. Along with Gavaskar, the BCC

Apr 5 2016
Load More