IPL 2020 MI preview: Formidable Mumbai can break 'odd' sequence but inexperienced spin attack a cause for concern
While Rohit's calm and astute captaincy, the franchise's brave and fearless approach, smart analysis and rigorous preparations form a lethal combo, the inexperience in spin department could be potential banana skin for Mumbai Indians in IPL 2020.
Ahead of the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League that starts on 19 September, we take a look at 10 batsmen to watch out for.
IPL 2020: Dinesh Karthik says Kolkata Knight Riders had to let go of Chris Lynn with a 'heavy heart'
Lynn was given up for auction in December 2019 when Mumbai Indians bought him for his base price of Rs 2 crore.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Australia batsman Chris Lynn feels hosting T20 World Cup could be a 'logistical nightmare'
Hard-hitting Australian batsman Chris Lynn has poured cold water on the nation’s hopes of hosting the Twenty20 World Cup in October and November, saying it would be a logistical nightmare due to the coronavirus pandemic.
PSL 2020: Chris Lynn's 52-ball ton propels Lahore Qalandars in maiden semi-finals; defending champions Quetta Gladiators fall short
Lahore Qalandars faces Karachi Kings in the semi-finals. Multan Sultans will meet 2017 champion Peshawar Zalmi in the other semi-final.
Former India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh and Pakistan fast bowling great Wasim Akram became the first players outside Australia to confirm their availability for the charity cricket match organised to raise funds for the bushfire victims.
Nick Kyrgios, Sam Stosur, Chris Lynn, Glenn Maxwell and other athletes to aid wildfire victims in Australia
A host of tennis and cricket stars led by Nick Kyrgios and Chris Lynn have pledged support for victims of bushfires raging around Australia, donating money for every ace or six they hit.
IPL 2020 Auction: Mumbai Indians add to their bench strength, Royal Challengers Bangalore plug holes in death bowling
We analyse how defending champions Mumbai Indians and Virat Kohli’s Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) went through their proceedings when the players' names were going under the hammer.
IPL 2020 Auction: Australians Pat Cummins, Glenn Maxwell and Nathan Coulter-Nile enjoy million-dollar payday
Pat Cummins was sold to two-time IPL champions Kolkata Knight Riders for 15.50 crores while Glenn Maxwell returned to Kings XI Punjab for 10.75 crores
IPL 2020 Auction: Australian pacer Pat Cummins becomes most expensive foreign player ever; Kings XI Punjab snap up Glenn Maxwell
Seven overseas players - Pat Cummins, Josh Hazlewood, Chris Lynn, Mitchell Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Dale Steyn, and Angelo Mathews — opted to be slotted in the highest bracket (Rs 2 crore)
IPL 2020 Auction, highlights: Cummins grabs headlines with record pay day; Maxwell, Morris draw big bids
IPL 2020 Auction Live Updates: A total of 332 cricketers are set to go under the hammer including 186 Indian players. The eight franchises have a total remaining purse of Rs 207.65 crore.
Firstpost has done an in-depth analysis of all the IPL teams, focusing on the areas they need to strengthen and the players they need to bid for
IPL 2020 Auction: From Evin Lewis to Tom Banton, list of top 10 foreign players who could go for big bucks
The IPL Auctions 2020, scheduled to be held in Kolkata on 19 December, are expected to be no different. A host of international stars are expected to bag hefty contracts from the franchise owners who will be bidding to fill up the 73 spots vacant among their ranks. Here, we take a look at the 10 foreign players who could go big in the IPL Auctions 2020.
Rajasthan’s four big names – Smith, Stokes, Buttler, and Archer – are all overseas players. If all four take field, they will have to include seven Indians. Unfortunately, barring Samson and Parag, they do not have enough Indian batsmen with impressive IPL records.
IPL 2020 Auction: From Glenn Maxwell to Robin Uthappa, full list of 332 players along with their base prices
The IPL 2020 player auction list is out with a total of 332 cricketers set to go under the hammer in Kolkata on 19 December.
IPL 2020 Auction: Royal Challengers Bangalore need to focus on strengthening middle-order, adding more seamers to squad
The challenge with a draft, however, is to pick a balanced team with strong performers across the board, and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) have often erred on that front.
Apart from Maxwell and Chris Lynn, the others to list their base price at Rs 2 crore for IPL 2020 auction are Australia fast bowlers Pat Cummins and Josh Hazlewood, Australia allrounder Mitchell Marsh, South Africa quick Dale Steyn, and Sri Lanka batsman Angelo Mathews.
Former India batsman Yuvraj Singh was on Thursday named Maratha Arabians' icon player for the upcoming Abu Dhabi T10 tournament, which will be his second appearance in a franchise-based competition since taking international retirement in June.
As per the Euro T20 Slam league guidelines, each team will have to play at least six local players and a maximum of five overseas players in the playing eleven.