Matthew Hayden to open cricket academy in Chennai

Former Australian opening batsman Matthew Hayden is all set to open a cricket academy in India. Hayden who also plays for Chennai Superkings in the IPL would be opening this academy in Chennai by 2010. Hayden signed a pact with the Chennai Super Kings franchise to set up the academy, on July 25, 2009. Hayden [...]

Who will be the IPL Twenty20 winner? Dhoni says its too early to say

Chennai Super Kings, the Chennai franchisee of DLF IPL that won their first match against Kings X1 Punjab, will lock horns with Mumbai Indians tomorrow. The match will be played in Chennai and the match will also mark Chennai Super Kings’ first home match. Playing in front of the home crowd is expected to be [...]

Matthew Hayden thinks IPL is the start of an incredible journey

Australian batsman Matthew Hayden is in India now to play for the DLF IPL. Matthew Hayden is now playing in the The Chennai Super Kings IPL team, under Indian captain MS Dhoni is is captaining th Chennai side. The veteran batsman said IPL was the start of an incredible journey and the initial matches of [...]

Chennia Super Kings vs Mumbai Indians: Matthew Hayden waits for tussle against Harbhajan Singh

Matthew Hayden is excited about the prospect of taking on arch rival in Wednesday’s IPL Twenty20 match , when his Chennai Super Kings takes on Mumbai Indians on Wednesday. Hayden said he has had serious run-ins with Harbhajan and such a contest on the field would be electrifying for the whole world. Matthew Hayden also [...]

Chennai Super Kings do not have an easy task against Mumbai Indians

Is there a real advantage for Chennai Super Kings when they play vs Mumbai Indians? As an euphoric Chennai Super Kings led by Mahendra Singh Dhoni welcomes Mumbai Indians for the home match, both the teams will have plans knit around the presence or absence of one man – Sachin Tendulkar. In their first match [...]

Chennai Super Kings to miss Ntini, Morkel for matches against Mohali Kings, Mumbai Indians

But Fleming, Oram, Matthew Hayden, Muttiah Muralitharan can make up, though Laxmipathi Balaji would have to stay out in the matches of Chennai Super Kings vs Kings XI Punjab (Mohali and Mumbai Indians. Chennai Super Kings led by Indian ODI and Twenty 20 skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni will miss the two star foreign players Makhaya [...]

Ricky Ponting, Brett Lee, Andrew Symonds may play just two weeks in IPL

Australian cricketers participating in IPL are in a fix after team coach fixed a training camp in Queensland ahead of the West Indies tour in the first week of May, clashing with the IPL Twenty20 tournament. The DLF IPL Twenty20 tournament starts on April 18, which means Ricky Ponting (Kolkata Knight Riders), Andrew Symonds (Hyderabad), [...]

Chennai Super Kings IPL wanted MS Dhoni at any cost; Vijay is star ambassador

DLF IPL’s Chennai Super Kings, which made the highest bid in the player auction for India’s Twenty 20 and ODI skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, said the team’s strategy was to form the most competitive bunch of players for the tournament. Mahendra Singh Dhoni was bagged by Chennai Super Kings for $1.5 million. Meanwhile Tamil film [...]

Chennai IPL’s Matthew Hayden now wants to sort out differences with Harbhajan Singh

Chennai IPL’S Matthew Hayden now wants to chat up with Mumbai Indians’ Harbhajan Singh to sort out their differences over remarks they both made during India’s recent tour of Australia. Matthew Hayden had referred to Harbhajan Singh as an ‘obnoxious little weed’ in a radio interview and Harbhajan Singh had called Matthew Hayden a liar [...]

Jaipur’s Shane Warne says IPL will not be an acrimonious affair

Aussie spin wizard Shane Warne , who will captain and coach Jaipur IPL team, says the DLF IPL Twenty20 tournament would not be an acrimonious affair, despite India’s controversial tour of Australia. The Austalian tour had been a much charged-up affair following a spate of controversies including the racism charges levelled against Harbjahan Singh and [...]