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Orange Cap holders in the history of IPL: List of batsmen finishing as highest run-scorers in a season
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Orange Cap holders in the history of IPL: List of batsmen finishing as highest run-scorers in a season

The 13th edition of the IPL is just around the corner as we look back at orange cap holders in the history of the tournament so far.

Mitchell Starc files $1.53 million lawsuit against insurance company over injury payout for 2018 IPL contract
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Mitchell Starc files $1.53 million lawsuit against insurance company over injury payout for 2018 IPL contract

Mitchell Starc didn't feature in 2018 season of IPL after suffering a calf injury in the Test series against South Africa

IPL 2019, MI vs CSK, Match Preview: Mumbai hold home advantage, but Chennai's rampaging form make them favourites in blockbuster clash at Wankhede
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IPL 2019, MI vs CSK, Match Preview: Mumbai hold home advantage, but Chennai's rampaging form make them favourites in blockbuster clash at Wankhede

Chennai Super Kings, three-time IPL winners like the hosts, have been on a roll with three wins on the trot that have boosted them to the top of the table. Mumbai Indians, on the other hand, had a familiar stuttering start with a victory sandwiched between two defeats.

Purple Cap holders in the history of IPL: List of bowlers finishing as highest wicket takers in a season
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Purple Cap holders in the history of IPL: List of bowlers finishing as highest wicket takers in a season

From Sohail Tanvir in the inaugural edition to Bhuvneshwar Kumar in the 2017 tournament, here’s the list of bowlers who have won the coveted ‘purple cap' in the IPL

In happy mindspace, Mayank Agarwal ready to pile more runs while waiting for elusive national call-up
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In happy mindspace, Mayank Agarwal ready to pile more runs while waiting for elusive national call-up

Despite his IPL failures this year, Mayank Agarwal batted well when the bigger challenges came across. On his recent tour to England with India 'A', he hit two centuries in the one-day tri-series, despite failing in two unofficial Tests against England Lions and West Indies 'A'.

Australia batsman Glenn Maxwell claims he reported 'certain untoward things' during IPL to Anti-Corruption Officials
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Australia batsman Glenn Maxwell claims he reported 'certain untoward things' during IPL to Anti-Corruption Officials

An Al Jazeera documentary on corruption in cricket alleged that Australian players were involved in spot-fixing during the 2017 Ranchi Test against India, in which Maxwell made his maiden Test century after being recalled.

India all-rounder Kedar Jadhav says 'rehab is good', will start playing cricket in two to three weeks
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India all-rounder Kedar Jadhav says 'rehab is good', will start playing cricket in two to three weeks

Kedar Jadhav said that it was the third time his same muscle was injured. I got injured first in December against Sri Lanka in Dharamshala, then in South Africa in the third ODI and then again in IPL

India vs England: Visitors' skipper Virat Kohli credits IPL for breaking barriers with English players
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India vs England: Visitors' skipper Virat Kohli credits IPL for breaking barriers with English players

While Jos Buttler stood out amongst the England players in the IPL, Kohli said the league helped them break the ice and know their rivals better.

England vs Australia: How IPL stint powered Jos Buttler’s transformation in 5-0 demolition of visitors
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England vs Australia: How IPL stint powered Jos Buttler’s transformation in 5-0 demolition of visitors

Jos Buttler pulled off the unlikeliest of escapes just as Australia thought they had avoided an embarrassing whitewash at the hands of their oldest rivals.

Mahendra Singh Dhoni says batting down the order at this age was like 'quick sand' for him
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Mahendra Singh Dhoni says batting down the order at this age was like 'quick sand' for him

Inspirational skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who guided Chennai Super Kings to their third IPL title triumph this year, on Monday said he was determined to bat up the order as coming in the lower half was akin to being in quicksand for him.

England’s Jos Buttler says IPL stint instilled a lot of confidence in him, helped produce quality knocks on Test recall
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England’s Jos Buttler says IPL stint instilled a lot of confidence in him, helped produce quality knocks on Test recall

England's Jos Buttler has attributed his success on Test recall to a stint in the Indian Premier League (IPL), saying the confidence gained from there aided his uncomplicated approach and resulted in runs here.

India vs Afghanistan: Dinesh Karthik to replace injured Wriddhiman Saha in historic one-off Test
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India vs Afghanistan: Dinesh Karthik to replace injured Wriddhiman Saha in historic one-off Test

The BCCI named Dinesh Karthik as Saha's replacement for Afghanistan's debut Test match to be held in Bengaluru starting 14 June.

IPL 2018: How immaculate planning trumped mindless splurging in the tournament auctions
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IPL 2018: How immaculate planning trumped mindless splurging in the tournament auctions

Despite warhorses like MS Dhoni, Suresh Raina, Shane Watson, Dwayne Bravo and Harbhajan Singh in the side, CSK was duly written off after the IPL 2018 auction.

India vs Afghanistan: Hosts' first-choice wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha rules himself out of one-off Test due to thumb injury
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India vs Afghanistan: Hosts' first-choice wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha rules himself out of one-off Test due to thumb injury

"It's not in my hands. Personally, I feel I might not get fit in time," a disappointed Saha said told reporters in Kolkata.

Afghanistan will play practice match with all touring international teams to India, informs BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary
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Afghanistan will play practice match with all touring international teams to India, informs BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary

"Cricket will further strengthen ties between the two countries and deliver a message of peace. Afghan players are well known and loved in India because of their participation in IPL which will increase in the coming years," BCCI acting secretary said.

Former Australian all-rounder Shane Watson says banned trio have paid a heavy price, calls punishments extreme
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Former Australian all-rounder Shane Watson says banned trio have paid a heavy price, calls punishments extreme

Former Australia international Shane Watson. The punishments slapped on Australian cricketers Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft for their roles in a ball-tampering scandal were extreme

With cricket evolving globally, it's only fair for viewers to get their share of options in commentary
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With cricket evolving globally, it's only fair for viewers to get their share of options in commentary

With costs associated with buying sports packages on DTH only set to increase, it’s only fair that the viewers get a panoply of options in cricket commentary, and other networks are sure to catch up.

IPL 2018: MS Dhoni's 'chaos' theory and wider implications it could have in T20 cricket
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IPL 2018: MS Dhoni's 'chaos' theory and wider implications it could have in T20 cricket

As CSK’s title win hogs limelight, it is important not to forget Dhoni’s punt, and the bigger impact it could have in the shortest format of the game.

Shubman Gill interview: I want to improve my power game and learn to finish matches like Mahendra Singh Dhoni
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Shubman Gill interview: I want to improve my power game and learn to finish matches like Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Fresh from his maiden IPL stint, Gill talks to Firstpost about the whirlwind two months that have brought him 203 runs for KKR and bolstered his credentials as one to watch out for.