Category: Indian Premier League

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Virat Kohli and wife Anushka Sharma

News “Things have been very tough for India…and it really pains us to see our country suffer like this,” they said India captain Virat Kohli and his wife, actor Anushka Sharma, have donated INR 2 crore (US$ 270,000 approx.) towards a fundraising campaign to aid India’s Covid-19 relief. “Things...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Two weeks apart, Veda Krishnamurthy

News Veda tested negative after visiting her family a few weeks ago; has not been able to visit them since then India Women batter Veda Krishnamurthy, whose mother died of Covid-19 on April 23, has been bereaved a second time in a fortnight with her elder sister succumbing to...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : England counties offer to host

News MCC, Surrey, Warwickshire and Lancashire part of group; existing schedules remain a challenge A group of English counties has offered to host the remainder of the IPL 2021 season in September this year. The MCC, Surrey, Warwickshire and Lancashire, who are based at Lord’s, The Kia Oval (both...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Amid Covid concerns, BCCI considers

News BCCI is believed to be working on a plan that will minimise risks, especially in travel Relocating the IPL to Mumbai has emerged as a serious option for the BCCI as it looks to minimise the risks after Covid-19 related cases were reported from the bio-bubbles in both...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : IPL 2021: England players reach

A day after IPL 2021 had to be postponed because of the Covid-19 situation, all eight franchises have started to disband, with their players and support staff trying to find a way back home quickly. Most of the players from England have reached the UK. The Australians, the biggest...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : After IPL postponement, UAE becomes

News IPL 2021 was meant to be a test case for the BCCI to understand if the T20 World Cup could’ve been held in a ‘caravan model’ Will the postponement of the IPL have an impact on the 2021 men’s T20 World Cup, scheduled in India later this year?...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : IPL 2021 postponed as Covid-19

IPL 2021 has been postponed, following several positive Covid-19 cases across franchises over the past couple of days. There is no official word yet on when or whether the remainder of the tournament will be staged, though BCCI vice-president Rajiv Shukla was emphatic it “will happen” and a decision...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Live blog: IPL 2021 postponed

The IPL 2021 stands postponed after it was discovered that a third team – and possibly a fourth – had at least one positive case. The BCCI decided it was in the best interest of all stakeholders to get everyone home and safe. Follow our Live Blog...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : The Hundred: BCCI grants NOCs to

News ESPNcricinfo understands that the Indian board has already sent ECB the NOCs The BCCI has granted four India Women players No Objection Certificates (NOCs) for their participation in the inaugural Hundred, the eight-team tournament which starts on July 21. ESPNcricinfo understands that the Indian board has already sent...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : New Zealand replace England as the

News The ODI world champions slip to fourth but remain the top-ranked side in T20Is, ahead of India by five points New Zealand have overtaken 50-over world champions England to become the No. 1 side in the men’s ODI rankings, advancing by two slots during the annual update. England,...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Rabada, Dhawan take Delhi Capitals

Report Agarwal’s 99 on IPL captaincy debut in vain as Kings slump to fifth loss in eight matches Delhi Capitals 167 for 3 (Dhawan 69*, Shaw 39) beat Punjab Kings 166 for 6 (Agarwal 99*, Rabada 3-36) by seven wickets On his IPL captaincy debut, Mayank Agarwal scored 60%...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : IPL 2021, match highlights: Punjab

It’s the Punjab Kings – minus KL Rahul – against Rishabh Pant’s Delhi Capitals. We’ll see the likes of Chris Gayle, Mohammed Shami and Dawid Malan take on the likes of Prithvi Shaw, Shikhar Dhawan and Kagiso Rabada. Click here for our ball-by-ball commentary. If the blog doesn’t load...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Rabada’s form a slight concern for

Big Picture In a bit of a rarity, scheduling wise, Delhi Capitals and Punjab Kings will complete both their head-to-head clashes inside the first month of IPL 2021. At the Wankhede Stadium a fortnight ago, the Capitals powered past the Kings in a high-scoring thriller, where dew and KL...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : IPL 2021, match highlights: Mumbai

News All the updates, colour and analysis with ESPNcricinfo’s match-day blog Tonight it’s Rohit Sharma’s Mumbai Indians facing off against MS Dhoni’s Chennai Super Kings in Delhi. We’ll see the likes of Jasprit Bumrah, Hardik Pandya, Kieron Pollard take on the likes of Moeen Ali, Deepak Chahar, Faf du...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : BCCI mulls moving T20 World Cup to

As India battles a raging Covid-19 pandemic, the BCCI is preparing for the “worst case scenario” of moving the 2021 men’s T20 World Cup to the UAE. The marquee event, comprising 16 countries, is scheduled to take place in India between October and November this year, with the final...