Couldn’t have asked for a better game from bowlers – Warner

Mustafizur Rahman of Sunrisers Hyderabad appeals for the wicket of Shaun Marsh of Kings XI Punjab during match 18 of the Vivo IPL 2016 (Indian Premier League ) between the Sunrisers Hyderabad and the Kings XI Punjab held at the Rajiv Gandhi Intl. Cricket Stadium, Hyderabad on the 23rd April 2016

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For the second time in as many matches, Sunrisers Hyderabad’s bowlers put up a solid performance, this time reining in Kings XI Punjab in a five-wicket win in Hyderabad on Saturday. Pace bowler Mustafizur Rahman led the charge against Kings XI with returns of 2 for 9 as the side picked up their third consecutive win to offset early losses ... Read More »

Parthiv, Rayudu give Mumbai 25-run win


Before this match, Parthiv Patel had managed only 73 runs in his last five innings and Mumbai Indians had only two wins in six matches. Martin Guptill, who hit 237 in the 2015 World Cup quarter-final and a 19-ball half-century in a T20 against Sri Lanka in January, and former India Under-19 winning captain Unmukt Chand were breathing down Parthiv’s ... Read More »

Big tops Tamim Iqbal and Imrul Kayes


Imagine playing in a team that has lost 57 out of its 66 matches. Imagine returning to a ground where, on the only previous occasion you had played, you lost in less than three days, by an innings and 260 runs. Keeping morale up, giving your all – the bare minimum we expect of professional sportsmen – is more difficult ... Read More »

Confusion over Bangladesh’s position in ICC ODI rankings


BCB president Nazmul Hassan claimed on Monday that Bangladesh would be placed fifth in the ICC ODI rankings in May, but it was soon followed by confusion surrounding the actual ranking. ESPNcricinfo understands that Bangladesh will retain their seventh position when the ICC releases the annual ODI rankings on May 2, because ODI rankings are calculated on a three-year cycle ... Read More »

Indian Premier League 2016 Schedule, Start time, Venue, Date

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Match No 01: Matches: Mumbai Indians vs Rising Pune Supergiants Day: Saturday Date: 9.4.16 Time: 8.00 PM Venue: Mumbai Match No 02: Matches: Kolkata Knight Riders vs Delhi Daredevils Day : Sunday Date: 10.4.16 Time: 8.00 PM Venue: Kolkata Match No 3: Matches:Kings XI Punjab vs Gujarat Lions Day: Monday Date:11.4.16 Time:8.00 PM Venue:Mohali     Match No 4: Matches: ... Read More »