Ellyse Perry Feels That Time Is Right For Women’s IPL

With women’s cricket garnering popularity and audience in recent times, Australian all-rounder Ellyse Perry feels that a full-fledged women’s Indian Premier League (IPL) will be the next big step on the circuit. The 27-year-old asserted that a women’s IPL in the near future will only push the sport to bigger and better things. “A full…

IPL Value Increases By 19 Percent In 2018

The fifth edition of Duff and Phelps annual study of the Indian Premier League (IPL) suggested an increase in the overall value of the league’s ecosystem from 5.3 billion dollars in 2017 to 6.3 billion dollars in 2018. The hike was supported by the broadcasting rights fee surging at a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR)…

MS Dhoni Promises Fans That He Will “Learn A Bit More Tamil” By Next IPL. Watch Video

Former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Saturday attended the Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL) match between Madurai Panthers and Kovai Kings that was played at the Indian Cement Company Ground, Tirunelveli. Dhoni joined Laxman Sivaramakrishnan and both the team captains in the middle for toss. What made his presence more special was that during…

IPL Chairman Rajeev Shukla’s Aide Resigns Following Bribery Scandal

Rajeev Shukla is currently a Director in the Uttar Pradesh Cricket Association (UPCA). “Saifi has tendered his resignation. When Mr Shukla’s view was sought on this, he said that it should be accepted with immediate effect,” a top BCCI official told PTI. The development came after the BCCI decided to investigate the matter as per…

Brendon McCullum Clears The Air About A ‘Positive’ Drug Test During IPL 2016

Former New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum has finally opened up about a positive drug test during Indian Premier League (IPL) 2016. McCullum, who was representing the Gujarat Lions in the ninth edition of the IPL, took a higher dose of medication for his asthma due to the excessive pollution levels in New Delhi. This resulted…

Indian Basketball’s IPL Makeover

The six-city multi 3×3 Pro Basketball League will begin from Delhi on June 9 and 10. It will be played in – Aizwal, Kolkata, Chennai, Bengaluru and Mumbai, besides the capital. The Commissioner of the 3×3 Pro Basketball League, Rohit Bakshi says, “The format has 70 percent game and 30 percent entertainment. We are going…

Filmmaker Sajid Khan May Be Quizzed In IPL Case

Police said Sajid Khan’s name came up during bookie Sonu Jalan’s questioning. (File) Mumbai:  After Bollywood actor-producer Arbaaz Khan, Bollywood director, comedian and TV personality Sajid K. Khan is likely to be questioned in the IPL betting case being probed by police here, an official said on Tuesday. In a related development, the Central Bureau…

Jos Buttler Credits IPL 2018 Stint For Upturn In Test Form

Buttler played 13 matches for Rajasthan Royals in IPL 2018, scoring 548 runs at an average of 34.67 and a strike rate of 150.56. The opener had six half-centuries to his name with a high score of 95 not out. The English batsman was one of the main reasons behind Rajasthan’s resurgence this season but…

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