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Lahore Lions’ pain, Chennai Super Kings Gain

EFFORT IN VAIN: Lahore Lions’ players are jubilant after dismissing a Perth Scorchers batsman. — R. Samuel

For a short while, defending a below-par score, Lahore Lions showed grit and for about half-hour of play during the Perth Scorchers’ innings, it looked like they would pull off the impossible.

‘Akshar Patel a real match-winner’

Akshar Patel

After another impressive performance by Akshar Patel in the Oppo Champions League T20 match against Cape Cobras here on Sunday, Kings XI Punjab skipper George Bailey heaped praise on the young bowler

Virat Kohli checks in at National Cricket Academy

Virat Kohli’s much-needed break from cricket, thanks to his team Royal Challengers Bangalore, not featuring in the ongoing Champions League, is over.

Lahore Lions target semi-final spot

Lahore Lions will have to be at their best to upstage the Perth Scorchers.— Asian age

It’s ironic that the Lahore Lions, whose participation in the Champions League T20 looked remote, are now in with a distinct possibility of knocking out one of the most successful IPL teams in its sev

Northern Knights, Barbados Tridents battle for pride

The double-header at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Tuesday promises to be one of contrasts.

Robin Uthappa, Manish Pandey punish dolphins

Robin Uthappa en route to his half-century on Monday. — P. Surendra

It was a Karnataka bash for the Kolkata Knight Riders as statemates Robin Uthappa and Manish Pandey punished the Dolphins with a century stand to lift their side to a strong 187/2 in their Oppo Champi

Mystery spinner Sunil Narine reported for suspect action

Sunil Narine

Sunil Narine, Kolkata Knight Riders’ trump card and leading wicket-taker of the ongoing Oppo Champions League Twenty20, has been reported for suspect bowling action during Monday night’s last Group A

Chris Gayle hopes to be fit for Test series

Chris Gayle

West Indies’ swashbuckling opener Chris Gayle is hoping to be fit in time for the Test series against India starting October 30.

Rain interrupts dead rubber in Bengaluru

Northern Knights’ Daniel Flynn in action against Barbados Tridents.— BCCI

In what was a battle of pride between two bottom-rung teams, Northern Knights and Barbados Tridents’ dead rubber at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium here on Monday was hampered by rain.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the Indian diaspora in New York with a grand promise: “India will touch new heights.” The crowd of 20,000 Americans of Indian origin erupted in re

Egos or simple ambition? Expediency or strategy? Betrayal or good, old-fashioned politics? What lies behind the big splits in Maharashtra, virtually at the 11th hour before the elections?