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IPL franchises concerned

by staff on December 9, 2011

The nine franchises of the Indian Premier League have been unable to come to a solution as far as the next IPL auctions to be held in January 2012 are concerned. The team owners met in Mumbai in the last fortnight, however, it is understood that a consensus was not reached. While all the members […]


Parthiv, Siddharth issued show-cause

by staff on December 7, 2011

Indian cricketers Parthiv Patel and Siddharth Trivedi have been served show-cause notices by the Central Excise Department, who have deemed the two players to have avoided paying service tax to the tune of fifty lakh Rupees. While it is assumed that the cricketers were in the dark about the charges, it is being reported that […]


Indian team for West Indies ODIs announced

by staff on November 26, 2011

Virender Sehwag is set to lead the Indian cricket team in a series for the first time in two years as the selectors decided to give regular skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni a break from duty for the upcoming 5 match ODI series against the West Indies. Sachin Tendulkar has also been rested keeping in mind […]


Azhar and co lambast Kambli

by staff on November 20, 2011

Just a day after Vinod Kambli made startling allegations against former Indian captain Mohammad Azharuddin saying that the 1996 world cup semi final between India and Sri Lanka was fixed, his former teammates ridiculed the claims and Azhar questioned the credibility and the character of the former left handed batsman. Kambli, however, refused to apologize […]


India win second Test against West Indies

by staff on November 18, 2011

India went on to record their second win in as many matches to gain an unassailable 2-0 lead in their 3 test match series after defeating the West Indies by an innings and 15 runs here at the Eden Gardens this afternoon. After the likes of Rahul Dravid, VVS Laxman, and Mahendra Singh Dhoni had […]


Sourav Ganguly seems to be taking his snub in the beginning of the previous IPL rather seriously. Ganguly, who was a part of the auctions for the previous IPL did not get selected in the tournament before Pune Warriors chose him for the latter part of the IPL season. Now, Ganguly has another year of […]


Will Pakistani players play in IPL 5?

by staff on October 22, 2011

It is yet to be known whether Pakistani will be allowed to play in the fifth edition of the Indian Premier League to be featured in 2012. The decision whether or not to allow them to play in the IPL 2012 was to be taken a few days ago but it has been deferred to […]


There is a good chance that the Kochi Tuskers may change their base location from Kochi to Ahmedabad. Bought before the fourth IPL for a price of $333.3 m, it is likely that there will be a change in the offing with the lack of viewership being cited as one of the reasons. However, the […]


Graeme Smith has decided that he will not play in this third edition of the Champions League T20 after he underwent surgery for his injured knee. Smith had injured his knee while going for a catch in this year’s Indian Premier League and running into the Pune leg-spinner Rahul Sharma. Smith had failed to play […]