IPL Super Over enthralls audiences in Rajasthan vs Kolkata match

IPL fans across the world, for the first time, saw a super over at the end of 20 overs for Kolkata Knight Riders. The allocated overs ended in a tie, and the way to go afterwards was the Super Over – so far the IPL has not seen it in action. Kolkata Knight Riders went [...]

Diamond touch to IPL

IPL has a touch of diamond this season. Diamond company Gitanjali Group has unveiled its new diamond studded ‘Man of the match’ trophy to be presented during the home matches of Mumbai Indians. With this the diamond major has padded up for a long association with the Mumbai Indians, owned by Mukesh Ambani. The new [...]

IPL 2009 in South Africa

It is final. The second edition of the IPL will now be held in South Africa.

IPL venues may be in South Africa or England, or New Zealand

The uncertainty over the conduct and schedule of the prestigious and high profile Indian Premier League (IPL) 2009 20:20 cricket matches has got over with the BCCI deciding to take IPL outside the country.

IPL not to move abroad, new revised schedule soon

Update: It was announced by IPL chief Lalit Modi today that IPL would not move abroad. After a discussion with the home ministry, Lalit Modi said that considering the probelms of adequate security during elections, a new schedule for the 2009 season would be worked out. IPL games would also take place in more cities [...]

Pakistan cricketers get nod to play IPL 2009

Cricketers in Pakistan will now be able to be part of the prestigious Indian Premier League (IPL). With the Pakistan Sports Ministry making it clear that it is not averse to Pakistani cricketers taking part in the second edition of the IPL which gets underway in April. However, the ministry has reiterated that the players’ [...]

IPL 2009 trade window closes, 7 players traded

The IPL trade window for the season 2009 closed yesterday, with seven players being traded.

IPL 2009 season update: Players being traded, Australian and England players eager to turn up

The year 2008 brought a new revolution in the field of cricket with the commencement of Indian Premiere League (IPL) 2008. It was a huge success commercially and introduced many unknown talented faces, and had a fairytale where the underdog team – Rajasthan Royals – working under a charismatic captain Shane Warne took the trophy. [...]