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Five things that make IPL succeed

The Indian Premier League on Saturday starts its 11th season of no-expense-spared cricket glitz. Despite numerous scandals hitting the sport since its 2008 debut, here are five reasons the IPL is going from strength to strength: [...]


IPL: Mumbai Indians vs Rising Pune Supergiant, Sunrisers Hyderabad vs Kolkata Knight Riders in playoffs

The 2017 Indian Premier League (IPL), after 39 days of highs and lows, has hit the home stretch with top four teams from the eight-team event qualifying for the playoffs. Mumbai Indians (20 points), Rising Pune [...]


Preview: M52 – DD vs RPS

What The two points available for the taking in Match 52 of VIVO IPL 2017 are more valuable to Rising Pune Supergiant rather than hosts Delhi Daredevils. Before their 4-day break – out of which they’re [...]


Match Report: M51 – MI vs KXIP

Kings XI Punjab stay alive in the race to the VIVO IPL 2017 Playoffs after they held their nerve to deny the Mumbai Indians at the Wankhede Stadium on Friday night. In a high-scoring contest, which [...]


Preview: M51 – MI vs KXIP

What Kings XI Punjab will play the second of their must-win matches when they come up against the Mumbai Indians. MI sit pretty at the top of the VIVO IPL 2017 standings and are the only [...]


Match Report: M50 – GL vs DD

Iyer’s 96 powers DD to another successful chase over Lions If Sanju Samson and Rishabh Pant powered the Delhi Daredevils’ successful chase of 209 against the Gujarat Lions earlier in the tournament, it was Shreyas Iyer’s [...]


In T20s, any total can be chased down: Iyer

When the Delhi Daredevils look back on their VIVO IPL 2017 campaign, they will be disappointed to have two totals of under 70. They were bowled out for 66 at home against MI and could manage [...]


Preview: M50 – GL vs DD

What The Gujarat Lions and Delhi Daredevils will clash in Match 50 of VIVO IPL 2017. Both teams cannot make the playoffs; even if the Gujarat Lions win both their remaining matches, they can only get [...]