Indian Premier League

Former T20 star David Hussey recalls spot fixing in a match he played in

FORMER Australian and T20 star batsman David Hussey remembers the uneasy feeling like it was yesterday.<p>Sitting with his pads on waiting to bat during …

Cricket

Market report: Investors grab a slice of Domino’s Pizza following share buyback

Investors grabbed a slice of <b>Domino’s Pizza</b> after management whetted their appetite by snapping up a larger stake in its Iceland subsidiary and boosted hopes of bigger shareholder returns by announcing a £20m shares buy-back.<p>The FTSE 250 firm almost doubled its stake in the Iceland business to …

Markets

Ashes hit by match fixing bombshell

Two bookies offered to sell us details of rigged periods of play which could be bet on to win millions of dollars.<p>They asked for up to £140,000 …

Cricket

Kings XI Punjab name Brad Hodge as head coach

Former Australia batsman Bard Hodge has been appointed as the head coach of the Indian Premier League franchise Kings XI Punjab for a three-year …

Indian Cricket

What is Rohit Sharma’s net worth as he scores his third ODI double hundred?

<b>Rohit Sharma has hit headlines once again for his incredible run-scoring prowess, becoming the first man to hit three double hundreds in One Day</b> …

Sport (UK)

High winds knock out power to thousands of IPL customers

INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) - More than 5,000 IPL customers are without power due to high winds in the area.<p>Among the several outages reported on the IPL …

Weather

Ashes hit by match-fixing bombshell

Britain's the Sun Newspaper has smashed what it claims is a multi-million dollar betting plot to fix The Ashes. Cricket anti-corruption authorities …

Cricket

IPL says 5,000 without power due to high winds

INDIANAPOLIS -- Indianapolis Power & Light crews are working to restore power to more than 5,000 customers, including businesses and restaurants in …

Weather

Indian Premier League, Champions Trophy, live cricket score among top Google searches

Indian Premier League and ICC Champions Trophy cricket have given Bollywood a close run in Google’s 2017 Year in Search results. The ever-growing …

Soccer

What is Virat Kohli’s net worth? The India cricket star who married Anushka Sharma

<b>Virat Kohli is the face of Indian cricket and recently he and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma announced their marriage.</b><p>In 2015, he was named the …

Sport (UK)

The Bolly-Cricket Couples Who Didn’t Make It Beyond Headlines

With Virushka becoming all the rage as they tied the knot on 11 December after months of speculation, we thought it would be interesting to look at …

Bollywood

Indian Premier League added to Future Tours Programme by ICC – report

India’s franchise domestic T20 league, whose 11th edition will be played in 2018, has been a glamourous money-spinner with global player presence<p>The …

Sports (India)

Gayle breaks sixes record in Bangladesh Premier League final

(Reuters) - Chris Gayle hit 18 sixes on his way to an unbeaten 146 off 69 balls for Rangpur Riders against Dhaka Dynamites to create Twenty20 cricket history in the Bangladesh Premier League final on Tuesday.<p>Gayle, who was dropped by Shakib Al Hasan on 22, broke the record he set when he smashed 17 …

Soccer

Afghanistan to play first-ever Test in India

Afghanistan will play their first ever Test match in India , officials from both countries announced on Monday, amid speculation that the game could …

Indian Cricket

Ashes 2017: England curfew back on as Mitchell Johnson compares shambolic tour to 2013/14 whitewash

England's players have been reissued with a curfew as former Australian Ashes hero Mitchell Johnson claimed the visitors are in as much trouble as …

Brisbane

Ashish Nehra to return to Indian Premier League as mentor: Report

Former India pacer Ashish Nehra, who recently retired from international cricket, could soon make a comeback as behind-the-scenes man for one of the …

Soccer

Once-Mighty MS Dhoni Still Gives His Best When India Needs Him

Standing atop the podium with the World Cup trophy in his arms, Mahendra Singh Dhoni was a figure of composure as the players around him stooped to …

Cricket

Rohit Sharma on becoming India s ODI captain: I don t need to change anything

Rohit Sharma all set to begin India ODI captaincy at Dharamsala with same zeal as Mumbai Indians leader<p>You may not see Virat Kohli-like aggression or …

Cricket

Will Raj Kundra's Big Bet on IPL Pay Off?

"For me, if you look at it now, after 10 years, obviously without all the headaches, Rajasthan Royals was a great business investment"<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>A missed opportunity at a point in time does come back calling. That’s precisely …

Entrepreneurship

Virat Kohli's Team India likely to travel with 4 extra pacers to South Africa; here's why

The team management has requested the BCCI to allow the four young fast bowlers to accompany the team to South Africa.<p>Basil Thampi, Mohammed Siraj, …

Cricket

Throwback: When Virat Kohli chose Anushka Sharma as his bride in front of SRK

Cricketer Virat Kohli and actress Anushka Sharma‘s love story is soon to culminate into marriage, if reports are to be trusted. From a destination …

Bollywood

Rohit Sharma betters Virat Kohli in ODIs, but task cut out as India captain

It’s hard to look beyond Virat Kohli’s lofty numbers, when it comes to analysing India’s impressive show in recent times. Yet the man who will …

Cricket

Youngsters need fair amount of games to prove themselves: Rohit

Having led Mumbai Indians to three Indian Premier League titles, Rohit Sharma is ready for the India role.<p>“It will be completely a different ball …

Rohit Sharma

KP nears the end ahead of 'possible' final act

Kevin Pietersen has revealed the upcoming KFC Big Bash League could be the final act of his illustrious cricket career, admitting his energy to keep …

Big Bash captains Aaron Finch and John Hastings give thumbs down to Christmas Day game

MELBOURNE Renegades captain Aaron Finch has given a conservative no to Big Bash games on Christmas Day after project Jingle Bash got support from the …

Cricket

Jonty Rhodes parts ways with Mumbai Indians

Jonty Rhodes’ long innings as fielding coach of Mumbai Indians has come to an end after nine years because he has decided to focus on personal …

Mumbai Indians

Cricket: No laughing matter for India in tired Sri Lanka 'rivalry'

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The humorous observation that India and Sri Lanka's cricketers see more of each other than their respective partners appears to have taken a more serious tone with the Indian board accepting that an overdose of the one-sided rivalry is bad for cricket.<p>Three months after …

Cricket

Pay-hike meeting between Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni and BCCI’s CoA postponed

Virat Kohli and MS Dhoni had requested COA for a substantial hike in the central contracts. (Source: File)<p>THE MUCH-AWAITED follow-up meeting between …

India

‘Right-to-match’ card in IPL auction

The ‘right-to-match’ card has thrown an intriguing element into the IPL auction.<p>A franchise will be allowed to retain a maximum of three cricketers …

Indian Cricket

IPL spend could hit $96mn as wage cap rises 20%

NEW DELHI - The Indian Premier League, one of the world's richest sports competitions, will let teams splurge up to $12 million each on player …

Sport (South Africa)