Category: Indian Premier League

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Covid-19: Sachin Tendulkar

News Former India captain will rest and recuperate while in isolation at home Sachin Tendulkar, who was hospitalised as a precautionary measure after testing positive for COVID-19, was on Thursday discharged and is now recuperating at home in Mumbai, while staying in isolation. Tendulkar, who will turn 48 this...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Rohit Sharma and Virat Kohli face

Preview Big-hitting sides begin the season in slow, turning Chennai Big picture It’s only been five months since the Mumbai Indians won their fifth title in Dubai, and the IPL is back already. It’s back, and it’s back home, but the eerie, not-of-this-world feeling that accompanied the 2020 edition...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : ICC CEO Geoff Allardice: ‘Back-up

News For now, the ICC plans to ‘go ahead with the event as scheduled’ even as India grapples with a second wave of Covid-19 Geoff Allardice, the interim CEO of the ICC, has said that he expects the upcoming T20 World Cup in India to go ahead as planned,...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Tracker – how Covid-19 has affected

News A list of players and support staff who tested positive for Covid-19 at various camps ahead of the 2021 edition The Covid-19 situation in India is getting worse by the day, and the IPL has been affected too, even though the teams are in their biosecure bubbles and...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Devdutt Padikkal links up with RCB

News Opening batsman will be available for selection after clearing further fitness tests, in accordance with the SOPs Devdutt Padikkal, who had tested positive for Covid-19 on March 22 and had been quarantining at home since then, has travelled to Chennai and linked up with the Royal Challengers Bangalore...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Debutants Prasidh Krishna and

India 317 for 5 (Dhawan 98, Rahul 62*, Krunal 58*, Kohli 56, Stokes 3-34) beat England 251 (Bairstow 94, Krishna 4-54, Thakur 3-37) by 66 runs An ODI of fluctuating fortunes eventually went the way of India by a comfortable margin, giving them a 1-0 lead in the three-match...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Hanuma Vihari lined up for

News India batsman initially set to be available for first three games but it could be extended Warwickshire are set to sign India batsman Hanuma Vihari as an overseas player after Pieter Malan, their original choice, ran into difficulties obtaining a visa. Vihari, an India Test regular, does not...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Former Gujarat top cop Shabir

News He replaces Ajit Singh, whose term ended on March 31 Shabir Hussein Shekhadam Khandwawala, the former Gujarat director general of police, has taken over from Ajit Singh as the BCCI Anti-Corruption Unit chief. Singh started in the job in April 2018, and his term ended on March 31,...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Ricky Ponting on Prithvi Shaw’s

News The Delhi Capitals’ coach hopes that has changed “because if we can get the best out of him, he could be a superstar player” Ricky Ponting has been witness to Prithvi Shaw‘s fluctuating form from close quarters ever since his appointment as coach of Delhi Capitals (then Delhi...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Shafali Verma on ODI omission: ‘I

Shafali Verma, the No. 1-ranked T20I batter in the world, said she took her non-selection in India’s ODI squad for the recently concluded home series against South Africa in her stride, but at the same time felt driven to iron out any potential shortcoming in her batting that may...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Punam Raut, Sabbhineni Meghana,

Report Jharkhand crumble from 130 for 5 to 167 all out Railways Women 169 for 3 (Raut 59, Meghana 53) beat Jharkhand Women 167 all out (Roy 49, Rana 3-33, Singh 2-22) by seven wickets Fifties from Punam Raut and Sabbhineni Meghana helped Railways lift the Women’s Senior One...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Tearful Krunal Pandya dedicates ODI

News “My focus has always been lately about how I can be the best version of myself, not just as a cricketer but as a human” The Pandya brothers Krunal and Hardik lost their father Himanshu on January 16. On Tuesday, when Krunal made his ODI debut in Pune...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : IPL 2021: BCCI monitoring fresh

News Board confident of sticking to schedule despite possibility of lockdown in Maharashtra The BCCI is keeping a close eye on the growing number of Covid-19 cases in India, especially in Mumbai, but remains confident that it will be able to conduct the IPL as scheduled, starting in less...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Delhi Capitals’ Axar Patel tests

News Becomes second IPL player after Nitish Rana to test positive after entering the bio-bubble in Mumbai Axar Patel, the Delhi Capitals allrounder, has tested positive for Covid-19. Patel had checked into the team hotel in Mumbai on March 28 after arriving with a negative Covid-19 report, but has...

Indian Premier League – IPL 2020 News : Virat Kohli rises to No. 4 in T20I

News In ODIs, Jonny Bairstow and Matt Henry entered the top ten among batsmen and bowlers respectively Virat Kohli has moved up to No. 4 in the latest T20I rankings for batsmen following his unbeaten 80 in the final T20I against England in Ahmedabad, which helped India clinch the...