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Watch Sunrisers Hyderabad vs KKR Match: Preview

Sunrisers Hyderabad will clash with defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders at ACA-VDCA Stadium, Visakhapatnam today at 4 PM IST. Since beating a formidable Royal Challengers Bangalore, Sunrisers Hyderabad have lost two close matches at home – against Rajasthan Royals and Delhi Daredevils. RR pipped them at the post winning off the last ball of the match, while DD defended ten ...

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Mumbai Indians beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 18 runs

Bengaluru, April 19 (IANS) Mumbai Indians defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore by 18 runs in their Indian Premier League match at the Chinnaswamy stadium here on Sunday. Mumbai Indians 209 for 7 in 20 overs (Lendl Simmons 59, Unmukt Chand 58, Rohit Sharma 42; David Wiese 4 for 33, Yuzvendra Chahal 2 for 28). Royal Challengers Bangalore 191 for 7 in ...

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Mumbai Indians vs RC Bangalore: Match Preview, Prediction

The Mumbai Indians will take on the Royal Challengers Bangalore in Match 16 of Pepsi IPL 2015 on Sunday at 8 PM IST at the Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore, each vying to climb up the ladder from the bottom two position. Otherwise, with one away win and one loss on home turf, hosts Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) are sweating out ...

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IPL doesn’t need me anymore: Preity Zinta (Interview)

She prides herself in doing one film at a time and surviving in the Bollywood arena, but Preity Zinta’s subsequent involvement in Twenty20 cricket tournament Indian Premier League (IPL) in 2008 affected her movie presence. Now, the dimpled beauty with brains is ready to be back with a bang in filmdom. A co-owner of IPL franchise Kings XI Punjab, Preity, ...

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Warner Warms up To Bring Glory to Sunrisers Hyderabad, Deafeating RCB

Bangalore, April 13 : Skipper David Warner blasted a 27-ball 57 (6×4, 4×6) to help Sunrisers Hyderabad notch their first success in two outings with an eight-wicket win over Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League T20 tournament in Bangalore on Monday. Warner and fellow-opener Shikhar Dhawan (50 not out, 42b, 4×6, 2×4) put on 82 runs in 7.2 overs ...

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KKR vs RCB Match in IPL: Date, Live Stream, Preview, Prediction

Kolkata Knight Riders will play their second match tonight against the Royal Challengers Bangalore in Kolkata Eden Gardens at 8 PM IST. KKR, after their win over Mumbai Indians will strive to keep the momentum while Royal Challengers Bangalore will play their first match of the season. The franchise captained by Virat Kohli was not under good books in the ...

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IPL 2015 KKR vs Mumbai Indians Match Preview: Who’ll Win?

With the downpour affecting the opening ceremony of Anushka sharma and Hrithik Roshan on Tuesday night in Kolkata, it remains to be seen whether the rain gods will usher in this season of Indian Premier League to a good beginning on Wednesday. The evening today will see defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) clashing with the 2013 champions Mumbai Indians ...

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IPL 8 to Have 26 Women Commentators in Box First Time

The Indian Premier League into its 8th season, has brought to cricket some ground-breaking innovation making even for women fans, who have been showing equal interest in cricket. That is women commentators will join hitherto a male-only box and make it more colourful, hope the organisers. “To take the involvement of women in the IPL to a new level, the ...

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IPL 8: Mumbai Indians have a balanced squad: Rohit Sharma

Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma said on Sunday that a mixture of young talented Indian players and experienced international stars makes the team balanced. “We have good number of talented Indians in our squad. We have retained 15 to 16 players. We have a balanced squad. International players are also doing well. Hope to start off Indian Premier League (IPL) ...

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IPL 8: Sunrisers Hyderabad coach Moody confident of good show

  Sunrisers Hyderabad head coach Tom Moody said on Sunday that he is optimistic about his team’s chances in the eighth season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) as the team regrouped for the first time. The team’s Indian contingent consisting of Ishant Sharma, Praveen Kumar, Parvez Rasool and Naman Ojha kicked off their pre-season training as they engaged in ...

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Narine Undergoes Test again at Chennai, Returns to Kolkata, but skips KKR practice

After undergoing a repeat test for his suspect bowling action in Chennnai, Kolkata Knight Riders’ star spinner Sunil Narine arrived in the city but stayed away from the IPL team’s practice session on Friday as he was yet to get clearance. On Thursday, Narine had undergone the test at the International Cricket Council accredited centre Sri Ramachandra University for his ...

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IPL 2015: Champions KKR riding on youth, experience to defend title

By Debdoot Das  After several disastrous seasons in the Indian Premier League (IPL), Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) finally got into their stride in 2012 after winning the title and reclaiming it in 2014. The defending champions may not look the best side on paper but they sure carry the potential to defend and again hold aloft the coveted trophy. The ...

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IPL opening ceremony in Kolkata on April 7; Will SRK rock again?

The opening ceremony of the 2015 Indian Premier League (IPL) will be held at the Salt Lake Stadium in Kolkata on April 7, said a statement by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) today, Wednesday. The ceremony will start at 7.30 pm will feature some of the “big names in Bollywood” but the identities of the artists ...

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Starc to Miss Initial RCB Matches in IPL 2015

Australia’s World Cup player of the tournament Mitchell Starc will miss the start of the Indian Premier League (IPL) with a minor knee injury. Starc, who plays for Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB), captured 22 wickets in the World Cup. But a left knee niggle will keep the lethal left-arm pacer grounded for two-three weeks in Australia, reports cricket.com.au. “Mitchell had ...

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IPL 2015 Auction (Full List): Players Sold, Unsold, Highest Bids

Indian left-hander Yuvraj Singh and wicketkeeper Dinesh Karthik were sold for big bucks. But in a big surprise, there were no takers for South African opener Hashim Amla after the first round of bidding for marquee players in the IPL auction in Bangalore on Monday. In all, 156 players were auctioned this morning and 39 were bought. The Indian Premier League ...

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IPL 2015 Auction Begins: Delhi Snaps Yuvraj but Amla Remains Unsold

The IPL auction for top players begins on Monday in Bangalore with Indian left-hander Yuvraj Singh bought by the Delhi Daredevils for a whopping Rs.16 crore, while there were no takers for South African opener Hashim Amla in the the first round of bidding. The Indian Premier League (IPL) auction was held in Bangalore ahead of the eighth season scheduled ...

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IPL 2015 Schedule, Fixtures, Teams, Venues

Indian Premier League 2015 will be kicked off at Kolkata on April 8 with defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders playing against Mumbai Indians at Eden Gardens. A total of 60 matches, including the 4 playoffs, will be played in 47 days, in the 8th season of the IPL 2015. The MCA International Stadium at Pune will host three home games ...

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IPL 2015: Teams retain 123 players, 5 released this season

  A total of 123 cricketers including 79 Indians and 44 Overseas players were retained by the franchises for the 2015 Pepsi Indian Premier season. Five Indian cricketers have been traded during the window for player trade this year. The window for the franchises to extend the player contracts on existing terms for this year’s IPL season closed on Dec ...

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