BCCI thanks poll panel for smooth conduct of IPL
  • BCCI thanks poll panel for smooth conduct of IPL(19:12)
    By Baidurjo Bhose
    New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday thanked Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora, Home Secretary Rajiv Gauba and Minister of State for Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore for helping in the smooth conduct of the 12th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).
UP 'babus' make beeline for Mayawati's residence
Glamorous end to IPL 2019 - Cricket soon a specialists' game (Column: Close-In)
  • Glamorous end to IPL 2019 - Cricket soon a specialists' game (Column: Close-In)(09:16)
    By Yajurvindra Singh
    The last ball finish to the final between the two consistent top sides in the history of the Indian Premier League (IPL) was just what the doctor ordered. The match had the ingredients of an epic boxing match, in which both teams had the opportunity to lay the knock-out punch and Mumbai Indians finally put the nail in the coffin.
Diana Edulji hits out at one-sided 'IPL trophy' reports
  • Diana Edulji hits out at one-sided 'IPL trophy' reports(15:32)
    By Baidurjo Bhose
    New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) The Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) member Diana Edulji was in the headlines for wanting to give away the Indian Premier League trophy to the winner at the end of the final of the 12th edition of the cash-rich league on Sunday. Hurt by the turn of events and the one-sided reports in the media, Diana said that if the report did have to go, the full episode should have been reported.
Watson confident of CSK coming back stronger in 2020
  • Watson confident of CSK coming back stronger in 2020(14:18)
    New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) After struggling to find his form in the group stage of the recently concluded Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) opener Shane Watson rose to the occasion when it mattered the most and played a brilliant 80-run knock in the final which his team unfortunately lost by a run to Mumbai Indians.
Elated Nita Ambani puts IPL trophy at Lord Krishna's feet
  • Elated Nita Ambani puts IPL trophy at Lord Krishna's feet(18:44)
    New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) After the euphoria across the city as Mumbai Indians players toured the city in an open bus with the Indian Premier League crown, the coveted trophy found a special place in the Ambani household on Tuesday as owner Nita Ambani placed it at the feet of Lord Krishna and Radha in their temple inside the Antilia.
IPL 2019 sets new record on Twitter with 27 mn tweets
  • IPL 2019 sets new record on Twitter with 27 mn tweets(15:38)
    New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) After 60 matches of riveting cricketing action, Mumbai Indians defeated Chennai Super Kings in the thrilling final to win their fourth title of the Indian Premier League(IPL). As decibels hit new levels across stadiums in India, the roar of cricket fans was just as resounding on Twitter.
Twitter divided over Dhoni's run out in IPL final
Watson batted with bleeding knee in IPL final: Harbhajan
  • Watson batted with bleeding knee in IPL final: Harbhajan(11:10)
    New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Shane Watson, who scored a valiant 80 for the Chennai Super Kings in the finals of the just concluded Indian Premier League (IPL) which CSK lost to Mumbai Indians, batted all the way battling an injury, reveals his teammate Harbhajan Singh.
Warner does it again, wins Orange Cap for 3rd time
  • Warner does it again, wins Orange Cap for 3rd time(09:04)
    New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Australian opener David Warner, who won the Orange Cap in the just concluded edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), became the first batsman to achieve the feat thrice in the tournament's history.
MI players to travel in open bus from Antilia to team hotel
  • MI players to travel in open bus from Antilia to team hotel(15:00)
    New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Having lifted the Indian Premier League title for a record fourth time, Mumbai Indians will be celebrating with their fans in the city when they travel in an open bus from Antilia to the Hotel Trident (the team hotel) in Nariman Point via Peddar Road and Marine Drive at 6:30 pm on Monday.
Nostalgic Rohit walks down memory lane after MI win title
  • Nostalgic Rohit walks down memory lane after MI win title(14:50)
    By Baidurjo Bhose
    New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Behind every successful journey, there is a lot of struggle and heartbreak that goes unnoticed. Done with the celebration and the post-match presentation at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium on Sunday, Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma took a trip down the memory lane as he walked back into the dressing room after lifting the IPL trophy for a record fourth time.
'I Believe' quotes, videos from family drove MI to 4th title
  • 'I Believe' quotes, videos from family drove MI to 4th title(13:38)
    By Baidurjo Bhose
    New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) The old adage goes "winners don't do different things, they do things differently". Clearly, this was the mantra behind Mumbai Indians becoming the most successful team in the history of the Indian Premier League on Sunday night after they beat Chennai Super Kings at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in Uppal to lift the trophy a record fourth time.
  • With fame came abuse & mental torture: RCB fangirl(13:06)
    New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Deepika Ghose, who became an overnight sensation after being spotted cheering for Virat Kohli's men in one of Royal Challengers Bangalore's games in the just concluded Indian Premier League (IPL) has said that life hasn't been the same for her since the video went viral. Disappointed at how she is now seen only as an RCB fangirl, Deepika said that there is definitely more to her personality.
Bumrah world's best bowler at the moment: Tendulkar
  • Bumrah world's best bowler at the moment: Tendulkar(12:00)
    Hyderabad, May 13 (IANS) Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar heaped praise on Jasprit Bumrah, who bowled brilliantly in the finals of the 2019 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) which Mumbai Indians won by one run against Chennai Super Kings (CSK).
5 howlers that put spotlight on umpires in IPL 2019
  • 5 howlers that put spotlight on umpires in IPL 2019(11:34)
    By Aakash Kumar
    New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) One of the raging debates of the 2019 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) was the deteriorating standard of umpiring. Throughout the 12th edition of the IPL, fans witnessed many incidents where questions were raised about the umpires' efficiency.
MI win best Mother's Day gift: Nita Ambani to Akash
  • MI win best Mother's Day gift: Nita Ambani to Akash(10:38)
    New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) Mumbai Indians (MI) owner Nita Ambani is known to treat her players as part of the Ambani family and after a tense battle of over 52 days, the Indian Premier League (IPL) was finally won by the Mumbai outfit at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium here. And the elated owner thanked son Akash Ambani for the best Mother's Day gift after MI registered a one-run win over the Chennai Super Kings to lift their fourth title.
Dhoni's run-out: Turning point in IPL 2019 final
  • Dhoni's run-out: Turning point in IPL 2019 final(10:02)
    Hyderabad, May 13 (IANS) The Mumbai Indians (MI) defeated the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in one of the most dramatic finals one could have seen in the Indian Premier League (IPL) history.
We were just passing trophy to each other: Dhoni
  • We were just passing trophy to each other: Dhoni(09:24)
    Hyderabad, May 13 (IANS) After losing the seesawing Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019 final in dramatic circumstances against the Mumbai Indians, Chennai Super Kings (CSK) skipper MS Dhoni said it was a game where both the teams made a lot of mistakes, and kept "passing the trophy to each other".
Lasith Malinga is a champion: Rohit Sharma
  • Lasith Malinga is a champion: Rohit Sharma(09:06)
    Hyderabad, May 13 (IANS) Mumbai Indians (MI) skipper Rohit Sharma praised veteran fast bowler Lasith Malinga who bowled a spectacular final over in the summit clash of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019.
Pollard fined for showing dissent in IPL final
  • Pollard fined for showing dissent in IPL final(08:34)
    Hyderabad, May 13 (IANS) Mumbai Indians (MI) batsman Kieron Pollard has been fined 25 per cent of his match fee for showing dissent at an umpire's decision in the finals of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019 against the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) which MI won by one run.
Mumbai lift fourth IPL title with 1-run win over CSK (Lead)
  • Mumbai lift fourth IPL title with 1-run win over CSK (Lead)(00:18)
    Hyderabad, May 13 (IANS) Lasith Malinga delivered the killer blow as Mumbai Indians (MI) defeated bitter rivals Chennai Super Kings (CSK) by one run to lift a record fourth Indian Premier League (IPL) title in a rip-roaring final at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium here on Sunday.
Mumbai beat Chennai for record fourth IPL title
  • Mumbai beat Chennai for record fourth IPL title(23:42)
    Hyderabad, May 12 (IANS) Mumbai Indians became the first team to win four Indian Premier League (IPL) titles after they beat Chennai Super Kings (CSK) by one run in a rip-roaring final at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium here on Sunday.
Shardul's send-off to de Kock irks MI skipper Rohit
  • Shardul's send-off to de Kock irks MI skipper Rohit(22:18)
    Hyderabad, May 12 (IANS) Mumbai Indians (MI) skipper Rohit Sharma was upset with Chennai Super Kings (CSK) seamer Shardul Thakur's behaviour in the final of the Indian Premier League (IPL) here on Sunday.