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  • VIVO IPL Player Auction to be held on February 20
    on February 21, 2017 at 2:01 am

    MEDIA RELEASEThe 2017 VIVO IPL Player Auction will be held on Monday, 20 February 2017, at the Ritz-Carlton, Bengaluru.The IPL franchises will go into the player auction with a maximum of INR 143.33 Crs purse for 2017 season.The teams can have a maximum of 27 players including 9 overseas players. A maximum of 76 players, including 28 overseas, can be bought at the auction.The details of balance purse and squad formation is as under:  Team Purse Spent Balance ... […]

  • BCCI releases RFP for services related to VIVO IPL
    on February 21, 2017 at 2:01 am

    Media AdvisoryBCCI releases RFP for services related to VIVO IPLThe Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Friday released the Request for Proposals (RFPs) for Indian Premier League for the following services -(i) Provision of LED services – Click here(ii) The right and obligation to stage Fan Parks – Click hereBCCI […]

  • Auction 2017: Five Afghanistan players up for grabs
    on February 21, 2017 at 2:01 am

    Some big names and unknown players will go under the hammer as the franchises will fight it out to put on paper their best team for the forthcoming season. An exciting Auction process awaits which is all set to take place on the 20th of February in Bengaluru. But what is going to grab more eyeballs apart from the Stokes and Roys and IshantSharmas is the fact that six Associate nations players will be up for grabs. Five from the list are from Afghanistan while UAE batsman ChiragSuri is the only ... […]

  • VIVO IPL Player Auction 2017
    on February 21, 2017 at 2:01 am

    List Sr. No. First Name Surname Country Specialism IPL Previous IPL Team (s) 2016 Team Reserve Price Rs Lakh 1 Faiz Fazal India Batsman 12 RR   30 2 Martin Guptill New Zealand Batsman 3  MI ... […]

  • VIVO Indian Premier League 2017 fixtures announced
    on February 21, 2017 at 2:01 am

    Media AdvisoryVIVO Indian Premier League 2017 fixtures announcedThe Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Wednesday announced the fixtures of the upcoming VIVO Indian Premier League 2017 season with the opening match scheduled to be held at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium in Hyderabad on April 5, 2017.Defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad will play last year’s runners-up Royal Challengers Bangalore in the opening game of the 2017 season.The tournament will be spread ... […]

  • BCCI releases RFP for services related to VIVO IPL 2017
    on February 21, 2017 at 2:01 am

    ​​Media AdvisoryBCCI releases RFP for services related to VIVO IPL 2017The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Thursday released the Request for Proposals (RFPs) for Indian Premier League for the following services -(i) IPL 2017 Opening Ceremonies & Closing Ceremony – Click here(ii) IPL Fantasy League – Click hereBCCI […]

  • RCB, Mitchell Starc discontinue their association
    on February 21, 2017 at 2:01 am

    ​​Media Advisory The Royal Challengers Bangalore and fast bowler Mitchell Starc have mutually decided to discontinue their association ahead of the upcoming season of VIVO Indian Premier League 2017 in accordance with Regulation 41 of the IPL Player Regulations. The Bangalore franchise will go into tomorrow’s VIVO IPL Player Auction 2017 with an additional purse of INR 5 Crore and an additional slot for overseas player. The details of balance purse and squad formation is as under:  ... […]

  • BCCI releases RFP for service related to VIVO IPL 2017
    on February 21, 2017 at 2:01 am

    ​​Media AdvisoryBCCI releases RFP for service related to VIVO IPL 2017The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Thursday released the Request for Proposal (RFP) for Indian Premier League for the following service -(i) The right to be appointed as a media agency in relation to the IPL – Click here BCCI […]

  • Committee of Administrators issues directions on IPL Player Auction 2017
    on February 21, 2017 at 2:01 am

    Media Advisory The Committee of Administrators (CoA) on Sunday issued the following directions in respect of the upcoming IPL Player Auctions to be held in Bengaluru on 20th February 2017: 1. Mr. C. K. Khanna, Mr. Amitabh Choudhary, Mr. Anirudh Chaudhry and any other persons who claim to be ex-officio members of the IPL GC on account of being office bearers of the BCCI shall not be entitled to attend the IPL Player Auctions since the issue regarding validity of the undertakings filed by such ... […]

  • Gujarat Lions appoint Mohammad Kaif as assistant coach
    on February 21, 2017 at 2:01 am

    Mohammad Kaif has joined Gujarat Lions as their new assistant coach for the tenth edition of the Indian Premier League. Kaif will work with former Australian cricketer and current Gujarat Lions head coach Brad Hodge. Kaif last played for Royal Challengers Bangalore in 2012. Gujarat Lions owner Keshav Bansal welcomed the former India batsman into the support staff with a tweet to which Kaif responded saying he was looking forward to working with an excited group of boys. The Lions play two times ... […]

  • 'Maybe Delhi didn't back my skills' - Negi
    on June 7, 2016 at 8:47 am

    Pawan Negi, after playing only eight of the 14 matches and bowling only nine overs for Delhi Daredevils in IPL 2016, felt he was underused […]

  • Sunrisers choke RCB chase to seal first title
    on May 30, 2016 at 3:04 pm

    Sunrisers Hyderabad clinched their maiden IPL title with an eight-run win against Royal Challengers Bangalore at the Chinnaswamy Stadium […]

  • Vettori credits Warner for 'brave' decision at toss
    on May 30, 2016 at 8:19 am

    Royal Challengers Bangalore coach Daniel Vettori said David Warner's decision to bat upon winning the toss at M Chinnaswamy Stadium was a "brave" one considering the history of chasing teams winning at the venu […]

  • 'We knew we had to get 200' - Warner
    on May 30, 2016 at 4:41 am

    Sunrisers Hyderabad captain David Warner has said scoring over 200 was the key in the IPL final against Royal Challengers Bangalor […]

  • RCB, Sunrisers battle in quest for first-time IPL glory
    on May 29, 2016 at 4:10 pm

    Royal Challengers Bangalore start as favourites against Sunrisers Hyderabad as both teams chase their maiden IPL tit […]

  • Kohli wants Royal Challengers to 'enjoy the occasion'
    on May 28, 2016 at 11:30 pm

    On the eve of the IPL final against Sunrisers Hyderabad,Virat Kohli has said that "being in pressure should be a privilege for a sportsman" and asked his side, Royal Challengers Bangalore, to enjoy the occasion and not be overawed by it […]

  • Tips from Nehra have helped - Bhuvneshwar
    on May 28, 2016 at 11:53 am

    Leading the Sunrisers Hyderabad attack in Ashish Nehra's absence, Bhuvneshwar Kumar says he has picked up several things from the left-arm quick […]

  • Warner 93* leads Sunrisers into final
    on May 28, 2016 at 8:45 am

    An unbeaten 58-ball 93 from David Warner, his eighth half-century of the season, steered Sunrisers Hyderabad through a tense chase against Gujarat Lions and into their maiden IPL fina […]

  • 'Warner played an amazing knock' - Finch
    on May 28, 2016 at 8:12 am

    Playing their first IPL, Gujarat Lions came within one avoided masterclass of making it to the IPL final, but were left doffing their hats to AB de Villiers first in Bangalore and David Warner in Delhi on Friday […]

  • In our heads, we have already won the IPL - Rahul
    on May 27, 2016 at 9:32 pm

    Kohli's men have not just shown character, but an incredible winning mentality that has put them in the pole position even before the second finalist gets determined […]

  • Dispirited Lions face confident Sunrisers in virtual semi
    on May 26, 2016 at 5:41 pm

    A confident Sunrisers Hyderabad side will face off against Gujarat Lions in the second qualifier, a virtual semi-fina […]

  • Sunrisers' seamers snuff out Knight Riders
    on May 26, 2016 at 8:25 am

    Surisers Hyderabad's pacers derailed Kolkata Knight Riders, the two-time champions. Sunrisers in Delhi setup a clash with Gujarat Lions in the second qualifier at the same venue on Friday […]

  • De Villiers best current batsman - Kohli
    on May 25, 2016 at 11:05 am

    Virat Kohli has acknowledged AB de Villiers as the best current batsman, and lauded his composure under pressure after the South African's 47-ball 79 helped Royal Challengers Bangalore qualify for their first IPL final since 2011 […]

  • Royal Challengers in final after de Villiers' rescue act
    on May 25, 2016 at 6:28 am

    An unbeaten half-century from AB de Villiers steered Royal Challengers Bangalore into the IPL final after a top-order collapse against Gujarat Lions […]

  • Russell's return gives KKR the edge in eliminator
    on May 24, 2016 at 10:44 pm

    After being comprehensively beaten by Kolkata Knight Riders on a rank turner in Kolkata, Sunrisers Hyderabad will be hoping for a turn in fortunes in the eliminator in D […]

  • Table-topping Lions start as underdogs in RCB's fortress
    on May 23, 2016 at 7:13 pm

    Gujarat Lions topped the IPL league table, but they are underdogs going into their Qualifier against Royal Challengers Bangalore, who have won four games on the trot and are playing at hom […]

  • Kohli fifty books No. 2 spot for RCB
    on May 23, 2016 at 4:42 pm

    Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli struck an unbeaten fifty to seal a chase of 139 against Delhi Daredevils and lead his team into the playoffs […]

  • Spinners, Yusuf lead Knight Riders into playoffs
    on May 22, 2016 at 11:04 pm

    With four spin options to call upon on a parched Eden Gardens pitch, Kolkata Knight Riders strangled Sunrisers Hyderabad to defend 171 and pull off a 22-run victory. […]

  • Smith, Raina seal top-two spot for Lions
    on May 22, 2016 at 6:43 pm

    Gujarat Lions guaranteed themselves a top-two finish on the IPL league table after a 96-run partnership between Brendon McCullum and Suresh Raina set them up for an six-wicket win over Mumbai Indians […]

  • Daredevils, Royal Challengers in winner-takes-all contest
    on May 22, 2016 at 11:59 am

    Delhi Daredevils and Royal Challengers Bangalore will enter the last game of the group stages with a playoffs spot on the line. A win for either side will carry them throug […]