India, pleased as they must be at the series win, should still feel a bit disappointed that the scoreline is 2-1 and not 3-0 in their favour. India lost the first Test after having dominated the match for the most part, but a stunning batting collapse saw them lose from a position of strength.
The arrogant, self-serving Indian cricket officials have been delivered a body-blow by the Justice RM Lodha committee's verdict which has suspended the most powerful IPL team, the Chennai Super Kings for two years along with the Rajasthan Royals from playing the tournament.
The IPL and the war within the BCCI have exposed the conflict of interest that abounds in our political system, writes Pradeep Magazine.
The Supreme Court took note of the BCCI's functioning and is trying to correct the wrongs by having appointed a three-member committee under the former Chief Justice of India, Justice LM Lodha, to suggest ways and means to ensure offences are not repeated.
Former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi claimed on Saturday that two leading Indian cricketers and a West Indian player had been bribed by an Indian real estate tycoon, who also operates as a bookmaker.
Chanchal Bhattacharya, the former personal coach of Mahendra Singh Dhoni, on Monday said the India captain maybe is unable to deliver results expected of him as skipper because of the prevailing atmosphere in the dressing room.
The tour was supposed to showcase all its might and superior strength which would have cemented Ravi Shastri's claims for a long-term contract as its Team Director and provide steel to the argument that the two-captain theory is a workable arrangement.
Mumbai Indians' love affair with the Eden Gardens continued as they clinched their second IPL title following a crushing 41-run win over Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in a lopsided summit clash in Kolkata on Sunday.
It seems Virat Kohli is becoming a law unto himself. If his exchange of words with umpire Kumar Dharmasena during Royal Challengers Bangalore's match against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Friday night was not enough, he again broke the players' protocol during the tie against Delhi Daredevils on Sunday.
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) captain Virat Kohli was let off on Tuesday after being found guilty of violating the Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) anti-corruption code.
Mumbai Indians (MI) put up a superb all-round performance crushing Chennai Super Kings (CSK) by 25 runs to enter the final of the eighth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in Mumbai on Tuesday. This is the third time Mumbai have entered the final, after 2010 and 2013.
AB de Villiers combined with Mandeep Singh for a game-changing partnership as Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) eliminated Rajasthan Royals (RR) from the 2015 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) with a splendid 71-run win in Pune on Wednesday.
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) batting star AB de Villiers is in a great position to take over as the leading run-scorer in Indian Premier League (IPL) 2015. After his 66 against Rajasthan Royals (RR) on May 20, he moved to third place in the batting charts with 512 runs.
The Qualifier 2 clash in Ranchi on Friday between Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Royals Challengers Bangalore (RCB) will not only be a battle between two heavyweight Indian Premier League (IPL) teams but also of high-profile skipper duo of Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Virat Kohli.
Chennai Super Kings (CSK) reached the final of the Indian Premier League (IPL) for a record sixth time as they defeated Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) by three wickets in the Qualifier 2 of the tournament at the JSCA International Cricket Stadium in Ranchi on Friday.