Category: IPL 2020

The IPL and the crippling ugliness behind the pomp and show

The IPL began 12 years ago on a sultry and humid night in Bengaluru marked by a monumental Baz (Brendon McCullum) performance. Though the signs were there and were...

With lockdown extension on cards, IPL all set to be postponed

The cash-rich Indian Premier League’s 13th edition on Saturday headed towards an indefinite postponement as the country braced for a lockdown extension to contain...

Dhoni IPL

What if MS Dhoni captained RCB and Virat Kohli led CSK in the IPL?

In the last few years, ever since the sun starting setting slowly on MS Dhoni’s career, Virat Kohli’s ability to lead the team has been under immense...

A Time When the Planet Stands Still – Living in a World Without Cricket

As I type these words, the COVID-19 disease caused by the transmission of the novel Coronavirus continues to wreak havoc across the world, taking innumerable lives,...

Most Wickets IPL

Most wickets in IPL history | List of highest wicket-takers in IPL | Purple Cap

Lasith Malinga has taken the most number of wickets in Indian Premier League (IPL) history. The Sri Lankan has played for Mumbai Indians since 2010 and is still an...

Chennai Super Kings

What makes Chennai Super Kings click as a franchise?

Since the very inception of the tournament, Chennai Super Kings have been a standout feature among teams in the IPL. They have made it to the playoff stage in every...

Mumbai Indians has a laid out map on how they go about every season and that's what made them the most successful franchise of IPL so far

Success mantra for Mumbai Indians – Scout, statistics and off-season preparation

Mumbai Indians have a laid-out map on how they approach every season and that’s what makes them the most successful franchise of IPL so far. May 21, 2009. Mumbai...

KKR

Is KKR a shadow of a team without Andre Russell?

For long enough, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) have been a blockbuster feature in the Indian Premier League, and why not? The franchise from Kolkata, co-owned by one of...

Sunrisers Hyderabad: Heavy top-order and its flip-side

Sunrisers Hyderabad: Heavy top-order and the flip side to it

Sunrisers Hyderabad are one of the most consistent teams in the Indian Premier League. The franchise was bought by a new owner after playing in the league as Deccan...

Ben Stokes continues IPL preparations despite cancellation threat

Star England all-rounder Ben Stokes continues to train for the 13th IPL even though he is aware that the T20 league may become yet another sporting event to be cancelled...