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IPL gets government clearance for UAE edition

The Indian Premier League has received final clearance from the country's government to host this year's edition in the United Arab Emirates, its chairman...

IPL sponsor deal suspension ‘not financial crisis’: Ganguly

India's cricket chief Sourav Ganguly says the Indian Premier League's decision to suspend a lucrative contract with its main sponsor, the Chinese phone maker...

IPL clash sees England tour of India moved to early 2021

England's limited overs tour of India that was scheduled for late September has been postponed to early 2021, officials confirmed on Friday. While the England and Wales...

Chinese phonemaker Vivo to withdraw from IPL after protests

The Chinese headline sponsor of the Indian Premier League, the world's richest cricket tournament, is set to withdraw amid mounting hostility after a border...

IPL confirms September start in United Arab Emirates

The Indian Premier League on Sunday confirmed that the much-delayed 2020 tournament will finally start in the United Arab Emirates in September because of...

Ashwin reignites ‘Mankad’ run out controversy with sanctions call

India's Ravichandran Ashwin has reignited the controversy over "Mankad" dismissals, calling for new sanctions against batsmen who back up too far. Ashwin caused an international...

ICC Rankings: Kohli, Rohit maintain top two spots, Bumrah remains second among bowlers

India captain Virat Kohli and his deputy Rohit Sharma continue to occupy the top two batting spots in the ICC ODI rankings while pacer...

Broad says he could be last paceman in ‘500 club’

Stuart Broad said changes to the global cricket calendar could mean he will be the last paceman to take 500 Test wickets. Broad reached the...

Cricket one-day Super League launched to determine World Cup spots

Thursday's one-day international between world champions England and Ireland in Southampton will be the inaugural match of the 13-nation league, with World Cup hosts...

IPL cricket to start September 19 in UAE, says chairman

The star-studded Indian Premier League cricket will start on September 19 in the United Arab Emirates, its chairman told AFP on Friday, adding that...