Category: IPL

IPL auctions out two new teams, names to be announced soon

IPL auctions out two new teams, names to be announced soon

Indian premier league has bids for 2 new teams in place of Chennai super kings and Rajasthan Royals who both are facing a two year ban from Supreme Court over corruption and match fixing charges. There were rumors that IPL governing committee might have to go with some other options after Chennai upper kings and Rajasthan royals were banned. There […]

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IPL auctions postponed till 2017

IPL auctions postponed till 2017

Hold on! The chairman of the Indian Premier League, Raviv Shukla, has revealed that the BCCI has decided to cancel the 2016 IPL auctions. A full fledged auction scene is now scheduled to be carried out in 2017. According to the Indian Express, Ravij Shukla also said that the BCCI will make all required decisions on the two new IPL […]

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Dhoni leaving Chennai Super Kings

Dhoni leaving Chennai Super Kings

No IPL without Dhoni! If there is one man who’s name can never be written off the IPL scene, it is MS Dhoni’s. Dhoni has captained the Super Kings ever since he was bought for the highest price of 1.5 million US dollars in the first auction back in 2008. He has featured and captained in all 8 editions of […]

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BCCI looking to introduce Mini IPL

BCCI looking to introduce Mini IPL

“Revamped version of the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy?” According to several sources, BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur let loose a rumor of the BCCI proposing a new “Mini IPL” T20 tournament. The BCCI has expressed concern over all the T20 competitions that are state run tournaments. The board is worried over the fact that the absense of a senior governing […]

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What next for suspended Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals?

What next for suspended Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals?

CSK and RR to not be terminated, meeting scheduled Indian Premier League franchises Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) were suspended by the Indian Supreme Court for 2 years, after being found guilty of involvement in illegal batting and match fixing scandals. Raj Kundra, co owner of Rajasthan Royals, and Gurunath Meiyappan, co owner of Chennai Super Kings, were […]

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10 Richest Cricketers of the World 2015

10 Richest Cricketers of the World 2015

If the popularity of sports was to be measured in terms of its TV viewership, cricket would no doubt be ranked as the world’s 2nd most popular sport, followed by soccer. With millions of cricketing fans all across the world, the fact that a few countries around the world are still oblivious to cricket as a sport, let alone a […]

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McCullum as witness as Chris Cairns heads for court

McCullum as witness as Chris Cairns heads for court

Ex Newzealand allrounder and skipper, Chris Cairns will stand in a criminal trial at Southwark Crown Court, London. The trial shall proceed from monday. Cairns has been charged for “lying under oath” during the 2012 libel case against ex IPL head Lalit Modi. It is learned that if Cairns is found to be guilty, then he could face upto seven years […]

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Why PSL would be more successful than the IPL?

Why PSL would be more successful than the IPL?

The latest cricket rumor beaming on the mouth of every Pakistani is the announcement of the country’s first Premier domestic T20 tournament, the “Pakistan Super League” or simply “PSL”. The rumor has Pakistani cricket fans from all across the globe buzzing and struggling to wait for the promising T20 showdown which takes place in either Dubai or Qatar in February next […]

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