Shane Warne inspired a youthful Rajasthan Royals to the inaugural title. The subsequent seasons produced a whole lot of memories.
A batting-heavy Rising Pune Supergiant would look to return to winning ways when they take on Delhi Daredevils in an Indian Premier League match on Monday.
Chasing the visitors’ total of 178 for 7, built mainly around Manish Pandey’s swashbuckling 47-ball 81, MI got off to a superb start before losing four wickets in a cluster and looked down in the dumps at 119 for five before pulling off the win in 19.5 overs.
Indian Premier League kicked off its 10th edition earlier this week. Ayaz Memon, a Sr. Journalist and Commentator in an exclusive conversation with CNBC-TV18’s Anuj Singhal and Sonia Shenoy spoke about his expectations from the IPL this season.
Gujarat Lions were the table-toppers at the end of the league stage in the last IPL, but finished third after defeats in the two Qualifiers against Royal Challengers Bangalore and Sunrisers Hyderabad.
Veteran Yuvraj Singh's blazing blade (62 off 27 balls) and unheralded Afghanistan leg-spinner Rashid Khan Arman (2/36 in 4 overs)'s crucial breakthroughs enabled Sunrisers to outwit a Virat Kohli-less RCB in all departments.
As cricket enthusiasts are all set to be glued to their television sets or mobile to watch the beginning of the 10th season of Indian Premier League (IPL), let’s revisit the beginning of the sporting event.
Even off the field, the run-up to the tournament has been far from smooth. Several state units had expressed their inability to conduct matches, citing lack of funds, before the Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators stepped in to resolve the matter.
It didn‘t take too long for Havells India Ltd to be back on the inorganic route. So what if the 2007 acquisition of Sylvania didn‘t work exactly as planned?
Samsung, the single most popular smartphone brand in India, commanded a roughly 30 percent market share just over a year ago. That slipped to 21 percent in November, according to tech research firm Counterpoint, the last month for which data is available.
Facebook is the latest company to join the fray for the digital media rights for Indian Premier League after Amazon and Twitter. The social media site has purchased tender documents worth USD 10,000 for the rights of the twenty20 extravaganza, Mint reported on Tuesday.
Twitter also streams the US-based National Football League this season on tnf.twitter.com, an interface where people can watch the game and Tweet simultaneously.
The spot rate for sponsors was Rs 5.25 lakh. The spot buy rate was Rs 5.75 lakh for standard definition channels, while for HD, price was between Rs 1.50 lakh to Rs 1.80 lakh for 10-seconds.
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Speaking to CNN-News18's cricket expert Ayaz Memon says he also finds it unfortunate the way the IPL has become everyone's favourite whipping boy.
The Mumbai High Court had ordered moving all IPL matches from April 30 onward out of the Maharashtra, which affected the schedule of 13 matches in Mumbai, Pune and Nagpur initially before the BCCI's request to hold the May 1 game in Pune as scheduled was agreed upon by the HC.
Bombay HC had ordered all matches in the drought-hit state of Maharashtra to be moved out of the region, which the BCCI abided except asking for an excuse to hold the May 1 game in Pune as scheduled due to logistical difficulties.
Defending champions Mumbai Indians have opted for Jaipur's Sawai Man Singh Stadium as their home ground in the 9th edition of Indian Premier League cricket tournament after BCCI decided to shift all matches of the cash-rich league from the drought-hit Maharashtra.
Both the teams were asked by BCCI to choose from four options after they were ordered to hold all matches outside Maharashtra after April 30 because of drought in many parts of the state.
In a letter from Shetty to Mumbai Indians, Rising Pune Supergiants and Kings XI Punjab, the COO states that as per the court proceedings on Tuesday, the board was expected to provide drinking water to drought-affected areas in the state.
Meanwhile, the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) has informed the court that the Royal Western India Turf (RWITC) has agreed to provide 7 to 8 tankers of water daily to water the Wankhede stadium pitch.
"Under TAM rating, last IPL viewership was 200 million which included only urban market but in this edition of IPL it should be 500 million where rural viewership will also be captured," Sony Pictures Network India Executive VP & business head (sports) Prasana Krishnan told PTI.
The court has asked for all Indian Premier League matches to be shifted out of Maharashtra, as the state is reeling under a drought. Mumbai Cricket Association has hit back saying it purchases water for its use and also that this water is non-potable.
Approximately two to three such applications are required per week that comes to 1,60,000 to 3,00,000 litres of water per week to maintain turf growth and repair damaged areas, he was quoted in a statement issued here today.
Tinsel Town's top stars like Jacqueline Fernandez, Yo Yo Honey Singh, Katrina Kaif, Ranveer Singh and many more would be adding glitter to the ceremony along with TBC who have never performed in India before, said a media release from Ferriswheel Entertainment which has bagged the rights to stage the ceremony on April 8.