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IPL 2018: Billings help CSK pull off heist against KKR

April 11, 2018

CHENNAI: Sam Billings' 23-ball 56 coupled with Shane Watson's 19-ball 42 helped Chennai Super Kings (CSK) pull off a heist as they beat Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) by five wickets in a thrilling IPL game, held amidst strong protests on the issue of Cauvery waters here on Tuesday. Needing 17 runs in the last over, Ravindra Jadeja 11 (not out) hit a...

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Security for Chennai IPL match on top gear

April 10, 2018

CHENNAI: The city police has laid down multi-layered security to prevent any untoward incident during the Indian Premier League (IPL) match between Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) here on Tuesday evening. According to officials around 4,000 police personnel have been deployed for security. Several fringe elements have th...

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IPL-2018: Buoyant CSK face KKR challenge

April 09, 2018

CHENNAI: Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will look to take confidence from their thrilling one-wicket victory against defending champions Mumbai Indians when they take on Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in an Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter here on Tuesday. Chennai, back in the IPL after serving a two-year ban, rode on West Indian all-rounder Dwayne B...

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CSK opt to bowl against MI in IPL opener

April 07, 2018

MUMBAI: Chennai super Kings (CSK) captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni won the toss and elected to bowl against Mumbai Indians in the opening match of the 11th Indian Premier League (IPL) here on Saturday. The teams: CSK: Ambati Rayudu, Shane Watson, Suresh Raina, Kedar Jadhav, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Dwayne Bravo, Ravindra Jadeja, Harbhajan Singh, Deepak...

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IPL 2018: All Team list, players and their salaries

April 07, 2018

Chennai Super Kings Retained: MS Dhoni (15 cr) Suresh Raina (11 cr) Ravindra Jadeja (7 cr) Purchased: Faf du Plessis (1.5 cr), Harbhajan Singh (2 cr), Dwayne Bravo (6.4 cr), Shane Watson (4 cr), Kedar Jadhav (7.8 cr), Ambati Rayudu (2.2 cr), Imran Tahir (1 cr), Karn Sharma (5 cr), Shardul Thakur (2.6 Cr), Jagadeesan Narayan (20L), Mitchell S...

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Vellore Boy Sathish Kumar wins gold in CWG 2018

April 07, 2018

GOLD COAST (AUSTRALIA): Indian weightlifters continued to dominate at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) with the veteran Sathish Kumar Sivalingam winning gold in the men's 77 kg event here on Saturday. The Indian registered a total of 317 kg which included 144 kg in snatch and 173 kg in clean and jerk. England's Jack Oliver took silver with a tot...

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Indian weightlifter Sanjita Chanu wins gold at CWG

April 06, 2018

Gold Coast (Australia): Indian weightlifter Sanjita Chanu won gold in the women's 53 kilogram category at the 21st Commonwealth Games (CWG) here on Friday. The Manipuri star lifted a total of 192 kg which included a CWG record of 84 kg in the snatch and 108 kg in clean and jerk. Defending champion Loa Dika Toua of Papua New Guinea was a distant s...

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Australia's Sally Pearson withdraws from Gold Coast 2018

April 05, 2018

GOLD COAST: Sally Pearson, Australia's face of the Commonwealth Games, has withdrawn from Gold Coast 2018 because of injury. The 31-year-old 100m hurdler, regarded as one of the hosts' gold-medal prospects, had been struggling with an Achilles problem. Announcing her withdrawal, Pearson said she was "gutted, absolutely gutted, tears flowing, almo...

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Commonwealth Games 2018: Mirabai Chanu wins gold

April 05, 2018

GOLD COAST (AUSTRALIA): Star weightlifter Mirabai Chanu won the first gold for India at the 21st edition of the Commonwealth Games with a power-packed performance in the women's 48 kilogram category here on Thursday. The Manipuri powerhouse left the competition far behind by setting Games and Commonwealth records in the snatch, clean and jerk as w...

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