IPL 2016 Schedule: Mumbai Indians To Face Pune In Opener

The schedule for the 2016 edition of Indian Premier League is out and Mumbai Indians is set to host Rising Pune SuperGiants in the opener. The tournament, which will kick start on April 9, will have its final in the Wankhede Stadium on May 29. Rising Pune Super Giants, who are the newcomers in the

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BCCI Planning To Launch Second T20 League

BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur said that the body is considering the possibility of another IPL model cricket league. BCCI received an overwhelming response to the auction of the two new Indian Premier League teams and this made them consider the possibility of having one more league in the country. “We are thinking about this (a

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IPL 2016: Pune And Rajkot To Replace CSK, RR

The 2016 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will see two new franchises taking part in the six week-long cricket carnival. While the Maharashtrian city of Pune makes a comeback with a different franchise owner, Gujarat will finally have a team of their own, based out of Rajkot. These two teams will replace IPL

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The End Of Champions League T20

In an unanimous decision from the Champions League T20 governing body, consisting of the BCCI, Cricket South Africa and Cricket Australia, the Champions League T20 has been scrapped with immediate effect. And, the global tournament scheduled in September this year has been cancelled too. The decision of scrapping the league came at a bad time

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IPL Spot Fixing Verdict: CSK, RR Banned For Two Years

A panel of three retired judges made a landmark judgment on the IPL spot fixing case as Chennai Super Kings (CSK) official Gurunath Meiyappan and Rajasthan Royals co-owner Raj Kundra have been found guilty of betting in the 2013 edition of IPL. Justice RM Lodha, former Chief Justice of India, delivered the verdict conveying that

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IPL: Making The League More Useful To Indian Cricket

What was initially considered to be a startling invention in Indian Cricket is slowly starting to stagnate. The Indian Premier League (IPL), after the conclusion of its eighth edition, is starting to show signs of weariness. Even though the BCCI has tried its level best to hide all such signs, it is now an open

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IPL 2015 Summary – 60 Matches Of Unforgettable Action – Part 1

On Sunday, 24th May, IPL 2015 came to an epic conclusion at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata. Mumbai Indians emphatically won their second title, in three years, beating a formidable Chennai Super Kings by 41-runs. The grand finale however was preceded by 59 matches, which had kept cricket fans on the edge of their seats for

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Royal Challengers Bangalore Charge Ahead

Royal Challengers Bangalore ensured their survival in the 2015 IPL by defeating Rajasthan Royals by 71 runs at the Maharashtra Cricket Association stadium on Wednesday. Excellent batting performances by AB de Villiers and Mandeep Singh did the trick for Bangalore and they will now face Chennai Super Kings in the second qualifier. Excellent batting display

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2015 IPL Playoff Eliminator Match Preview: RCB vs. RR

The Rajasthan Royals vs. Royal Challengers Bangalore eliminator match of the 2015 IPL Playoff is all set to break the internet tonight. It is a straight forward knockout match between the two teams as the losing team will have to mark an end to their 2015 campaign. There is thus a lot up for grabs

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IPL: Pitch and Firepower Favors RCB

It is going to be a do or die outing for both the teams in the Rajasthan Royals vs. Royal Challengers Bangalore match today. A win would ensure their survival in the tournament, while a loss would mean crashing out of the same. The stage is set and the only question now is about the

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