Samson (74 off 32) looked in great nick, while Smith, returning to cricket after recovering from a recent concussion, made 67 off 49 balls.
22 Sep 2020 10:02 PM
A depleted Rajasthan Royals have an onerous task of stopping the mighty Chennai Super Kings on a Sharjah belter
22 Sep 2020 7:54 PM
A short run call was not reversed despite technological evidence, as IPL rules don’t permit it except for ‘no balls’ and ‘stumping’.
22 Sep 2020 6:39 PM
His sparkling 51-run knock helped Royal Challengers Bangalore post a fighting total of 163 for 5 against Sunrisers Hyderabad Monday night.
22 Sep 2020 5:50 PM
Yuzvendra Chahal’s (3/18) removal of Jonny Bairstow and Vijay Shankar in successive balls in over 16 too tilted the game in RCB’s favour.
22 Sep 2020 12:24 AM
The class and calmness Padikkal (56 off 42, 8 fours) showed in his first high-profile game was remarkable.
21 Sep 2020 11:06 PM
Earlier, skipper Shreyas Iyer had also exuded confidence that his senior bowler will be fit in a few days.
21 Sep 2020 10:52 PM
Australia's Smith, who got hit on the head at the nets before the ODI series against England and got a concussion, missed the whole series.
21 Sep 2020 8:46 PM
Both teams possess dangerous batsmen who can single-handedly take the game away from the opposition
20 Sep 2020 3:54 PM
The former India player, who won the man of the match award, scored 71 off just 48 balls, which included six fours and three towering sixes.
19 Sep 2020 11:57 PM
Mumbai Indians ended their innings at 162 runs for the loss of nine wickets.
19 Sep 2020 9:45 PM
Earlier in the day, CSK captain MS Dhoni won the toss and chose to field first
19 Sep 2020 8:25 PM
The CSK will be without the services of Suresh Raina and Harbhajan Singh this year
19 Sep 2020 8:00 PM
Dhoni's CSK will take on Rohit Sharma's Mumbai Indians in the tournament opener on Saturday.
19 Sep 2020 11:05 AM
Warner and some other players were seen wearing Personal Protection Kits (PPEs) in view of COVID-19
18 Sep 2020 3:44 PM
The Indian Premier League starts on Saturday, five months late and shifted to the United Arab Emirates because of the coronavirus pandemic
18 Sep 2020 2:11 PM
Following the example set by Royal Challengers, the Delhi team will wear thank you jerseys throughout the tournament
18 Sep 2020 1:44 PM
With the IPL set to kick off from Saturday, here is a look at the event's statistical highlights from the past editions
18 Sep 2020 1:23 PM
It will be a new tournament for Dhoni in slightly unfamiliar surroundings, without his most trusted lieutenant, Raina
18 Sep 2020 12:40 PM
Silverwood said the players need to be cautious against burn-out as they have to stay in the bio-bubble for another seven weeks
18 Sep 2020 11:49 AM