Tag: Ipl 2020

IPL 2020 Auction To Take Place On December 19 in Kolkata

New Delhi: The auction for next year’s edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) will be held on December 19 in Kolkata. It is for the first time that the BCCI has decided to conduct the auctions at a new venue, going away from the tradition of holding it in Bengaluru. According to a report […]

  • Sunday, 25 April 2021
Steve Smith To Lead Rajasthan Royals In IPL 2020

New Delhi: Having taken over from Ajinkya Rahane mid-season in the last edition of the Indian Premier League, Steve Smith will lead Rajasthan Royals from the start in the 2020 edition of the cash-rich league. Staggering in the bottom half of the table with just two wins from eight games, RR saw a change in […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
IPL Auction live updates
Star Sports Announces Special Programming For IPL 2020 Auction

Mumbai: After a successful and nail-biting IPL 2019, the much-awaited cricketing tournament of the year is back with the auctions. Star Sports, India’s leading sports broadcaster and global rights holder of the IPL has planned unmatched viewing experience for fans that includes live expert reactions and analysis, including all the live developments from the auction […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021
IPL Auction: Morgan, Finch Steal Show In First Set

Kolkata: England’s World Cup winning captain Eoin Morgan and Australia’s limited-overs skipper Aaron Finch became the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction’s first big-money signings as the star pair were snapped up by Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) for 5.25 crore and 4.40 crore respectively here on Thursday at the end of the […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021
IPL 2020 To Begin At Wankhede On March 29

New Delhi: The 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League is set to get underway on March 29 at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai with Mumbai Indians kicking off the campaign on their home ground. Speaking to IANS, a Delhi Capitals official said that the starting date is set to be March 29 with defending […]

  • Wednesday, 21 April 2021
IPL 2020: MI To Play CSK In Opener, 6 Double Headers In Offing

New Delhi: Defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI) will take on Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in a repeat of last year’s final in the opening match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) Season 13 on March 29 at the Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. The schedule for the league phase, which was accessed by IANS, was sent […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
Coronavirus posts big impact on IPL 2020
Coronavirus posts big impact on IPL 2020

New Delhi: The Sports Ministry has made it very clear to the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) along with other national federations that any event that has to be held amid the coronavirus outbreak will have to be behind closed doors. The diktat clearly means that if the board has to hold […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Coronavirus Hits Cricket Events: IPL Postponed, SA vs IND ODIs Cancelled

New Delhi/Sydney: The 13th edition of the Indian Premier League which was originally slated to commence from March 29, has been put on hold till April 15. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has decided to postpone the league keeping in view the ongoing coronavirus threat and the decision has been conveyed […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
IPL suspended till April 15 over Coronavirus outbreak, BCCI likely to change format

New Delhi: The under-pressure BCCI on Friday suspended the start of this year’s IPL from March 29 to April 15 in wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, which has caused massive upheaval across the globe. “The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has decided to suspend IPL 2020 till 15th April 2020, as a […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
IPL 2020: Season's Fate Towards End Of Month, Likely To Be Truncated

New Delhi: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and the IPL team owners held a meeting in Mumbai on Saturday where they decided to follow the ‘wait and watch’ policy till closer to the end of the month. Only then will they decide on the next course of action with regard to […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
T20 World Cup: MS Dhoni May Not Find Place In India Squad, Says Sunil Gavaskar

Mumbai: Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar feels it would be very difficult for M.S. Dhoni to find a place in the India squad for the T20 World Cup slated to be played in October-November in Australia. “I would definitely like to see Dhoni in India’s World Cup squad but it’s highly unlikely that it is […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
IPL 2020 postponed indefinitely after Covid-19 lockdown extension

New Delhi: The Indian Premier Leagues (IPL) 13th edition has been indefinitely postponed after Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday announced an extension of the current nationwide lockdown till May 3. Speaking to IANS, a BCCI functionary said that the current situation calls for an indefinite postponement and the franchises have been informed about the […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
Srilanka offer to host IPL
COVID-19 Lockdown: Sri Lanka offers to host IPL 2020

Colombo: Sri Lanka has offered to host the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) which has now been indefinitely suspended by the BCCI due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The 2020 IPL edition was slated to start from March 29 but with the coronavirus outbreak it was first deferred till April 15 and […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
Will BCCI Stage IPL 13 Outside India?

New Delhi: At a time when rumours are making rounds that the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) may take the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) out of the country, in a major development, the decision-makers in the Board are reportedly divided 3-2 when it comes to the venue for […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021
Looking At All Possible Options To Stage IPL 2020: BCCI Chief Sourav Ganguly

New Delhi: BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has indicated that this year’s IPL could be conducted in empty stadiums, insisting that all possible options are being explored to ensure that the suspended event does take place despite the COVID-19 pandemic. In a letter to all the affiliated units sent late on Wednesday after the ICC Board […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021