Tag: IPL

View: Life does not begin at 40. But athletes are showing us that the work you do is more important than the age in which you do it

By the time you read this, James Anderson will have played more Test matches than any English cricketer in the history of the game. Sachin...

Vivo X70 Series Could Have a September Launch in India in Partnership With IPL

Vivo X70 series is said to launch in India in September in partnership with Indian Premier League (IPL). The company launched the Vivo X60 series...

BCCI requests ECB to advance five-Test series by week to help in completing IPL: Report

The BCCI has requested England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) to advance the five-Test series by a week from its current August 4 start to...

View: The right thing for the right reason

So, IPL has tested positive. Which means BCCI has done the right thing by putting the whirligig in quarantine. But what’s especially good is that...

While the millions of people who made it successful suffered, IPL remained detached from the ground reality

Some things can never go together. Like celebration and mourning. From the day its 14th edition began on April 9, the Indian Premier League (IPL)...

Punjab Kings snap three-match losing streak with big win over Mumbai Indians

Skipper K L Rahul’s solid half-century and a disciplined bowling effort helped Punjab Kings tame Mumbai Indians by nine wickets and snap their three-match losing...

IPL: Stylish Padikkal steals thunder from captain Kohli in emphatic 10-wicket victory for RCB

Devdutt Padikkal managed to overshadow none other than the great Virat Kohli with an elegant hundred in Royal Challengers Bangalore’s successful 178-run chase against Rajasthan...

IPL 2021: Magnificent Sh​ikhar Dhawan takes DC to emphatic win over Punjab

Shikhar Dhawan struck a swashbuckling 92 as Delhi Capitals made short work of a 196-run target for a six-wicket win over Punjab Kings in the...

Want to push towards a proposition of being an entertainment all-rounder: Sunil Rayan, President, Disney+ Hotstar

The Indian Premier League (IPL) is one of the biggest drivers for subscriber acquisition for Disney+Hotstar, the video streaming service of Star & Disney India....

Big question: Can Kedar Jadhav provide the ‘x factor’ to SRH middle-order in IPL?

One of the most consistent teams in the Indian Premier League over the last five years, Sunrisers Hyderabad would look to improve upon their middle-order...

India vs England Test series: Handling India’s luxury of riches

India’s recent tour of Australia was the perfect advertisement for the cliché: behind every adversity is an opportunity. With one player after another getting injured,...

Super power: India finally emerges as the lords of Test cricket, the ultimate crucible of the game

India has been cricket’s economic super power since the days of Jagmohan Dalmiya. The IPL has amplified its commercial clout manifold. It is the sport’s...

Ind vs Aus: Kohli and team look to take winning momentum into T20Is

CANBERRA [AUSTRALIA]: After securing a consolation win in the third and final ODI against Australia, Virat Kohli and boys would now be looking to carry...

Poor bowling costs India opening ODI despite valiant Hardik Pandya show

SYDNEY: Hardik Pandya’s career-best effort wasn’t good enough to compensate for a forgettable bowling effort as India slumped to a 66-run defeat against Australia in...

Lot of talent in store, IPL is ready for expansion: NCA head Rahul Dravid

New Delhi: Former India captain Rahul Dravid strongly believes that Indian Premier League (IPL) is “ready for expansion” in terms of number of teams without...

Puma India notes premiumisation as a counter-intuitive trend as consumers divert funds this festive quarter

As German sportswear brand Puma’s global sales and profitability rebounded in the third quarter ended September, Abhishek Ganguly, managing director of Puma India and South-East...

Disney+ Hotstar Rolls Out ‘Watch With Your Friends’ — for IPL Only

Disney+ Hotstar has rolled out a “Watch with your friends” feature that allows you to video call friends and family while you watch cricket. This...

Fantasy sports in India gaining fast popularity on the back of IPL

Bengaluru-based Ashutosh Singh (name changed on request) was not big on cricket, certainly not the T20 avatar. The 33-year-old communication professional is an avid football...

KXIP finally find a way to win after Gayle and Rahul’s six-hitting competition

SHARJAH: K L Rahul played a captain’s knock and Chris Gayle fired in his first game since January as Kings XI Punjab finally ended their...

IPL: King Kohli’s troops slay Super Kings in a lopsided affair

DUBAI: Virat Kohli‘s epic skill level complemented by peak fitness proved to be too good for Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s Chennai Super Kings which slumped to...

IPL: With 10.4 TVR, the CSK vs MI match crossed record of even the first IPL opener

MUMBAI: The opening match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) broke all previous viewership records for inaugural encounters of the showpiece league, underscoring audience appetite...

Tactically superior CSK ride on Rayudu and new recruits to trump Mumbai Indians

Abu Dhabi: Mahendra Singh Dhoni hasn’t lost an ounce of his leadership acumen even after a 437-day hiatus as his battle-hardened Chennai Super Kings, in...

Get ready for a desert storm as Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings start the season with a blockbuster clash

(This story originally appeared in on Sep 19, 2020) It’s not the usual time of the year that one associates with the Dream11 Indian Premier...

Sports Flashes: Sports radio company Sports Flashes enters fantasy sports platform ahead of IPL

MUMBAI: Sports Flashes, the Indian online sports radio channel, has launched fantasy game Sporty Jackpot, which will allow users to play fantasy cricket, football and...

Covid roundup: Curbs eased under Unlock 4; 87k healthcare workers infected so far & more | India News

NEW DELHI: The ministry of home affairs on Saturday released fresh guidelines for ‘Unlock 4‘ that will come in force from September 1. Under the...