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Call for 'adaptable' laws as rain dumps Kohli out of IPL

Call for 'adaptable' laws as rain dumps Kohli out of IPL

Cricket pundits Wednesday called for fresh ideas to prevent key games being abandoned without a result after Virat Kohli's team crashed out of the Indian Premier League following a rain-hit match.

'No excuses': Kohli's Bangalore suffer record sixth straight IPL loss

'No excuses': Kohli's Bangalore suffer record sixth straight IPL loss

Skipper Virat Kohli said he ran out of excuses after his Royal Challengers Bangalore crashed to a record equalling sixth straight defeat in the Indian Premier League on Sunday.

Nepal's teenage sensation shines on IPL debut

Nepal's teenage sensation shines on IPL debut

Teenage cricket sensation Sandeep Lamichhane said there was more talent waiting to be discovered in Nepal after an impressive Indian Premier League debut.

Australia send disgraced trio home, Warner loses IPL captaincy

Australia send disgraced trio home, Warner loses IPL captaincy

Australia skipper Steve Smith headed home from South Africa in disgrace and his deputy David Warner lost the captaincy of his Indian Premier League side Wednesday after a cheating scandal ...

Indian cricket board renews bowler Shami's contract

Indian cricket board renews bowler Shami's contract

India's cricket board said on Thursday that it will renew the contract of fast bowler Mohammed Shami, who has been accused of corruption, after it was initially put on hold.

Star India bags IPL media rights for $2.55 bn

Star India bags IPL media rights for $2.55 bn

Broadcast giant Star India has won global media rights for the highly lucrative Indian Premier League, the most popular sports event in the cricket-mad country of 1.25 billion, with a record $2.55 billion bid.

India to get world's first professional 'match poker' league

India to get world's first professional 'match poker' league

India is to get the world's first professional "match poker" league, organisers said on Thursday, as the card game follows in the footsteps of the hugely popular Indian Premier League.

Indian police arrest three over IPL betting racket

Indian police arrest three over IPL betting racket

Indian police have arrested three men suspected of illegal betting on lucrative Indian Premier League matches, the cricket board said.

Manohar quits as Indian cricket board chief

Manohar quits as Indian cricket board chief

Shashank Manohar resigned as the president of the Indian cricket board on Tuesday, as the embattled organisation comes under growing pressure from the country's top court to introduce wide-ranging reforms

Indian Premier League set to ease T20 heartache

Indian Premier League set to ease T20 heartache

The glitzy Indian Premier League (IPL) starts on Saturday, helping to ease the heartache of millions of fans following India's failure to win the World Twenty20 on home soil this month.