The media present at Birmingham's Hyatt Regency had prepared to ask a few questions but were told to hush by the authorities and were…Continue
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The BCCI president N Srinivasan's resignation has been asked by many as even the sports ministry has joined in and is demanding the same, in regard to the pending inquiry into the ongoing IPL spot-fixing scandal.
Senior board officials such as IPL chairman Rajiv Shukla, Vice-President Arun Jaitley and Jyotiraditya Scindia urged him to step aside; the ministry has also sought his ouster.
The ministry said it is reviewing the events and they are committed to providing a strong…Continue
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Just as Mumbai Indians players walked on to the grounds for the commemoration ceremony, Sachin Tendulkar shocked everyone while in conversation with Harsha Bhogle stating that this might have been his last IPL season.
"I had to wait 21 long years for the World Cup and six years for the IPL. It has been an enjoyable journey and it's never too late. But I'm forty and this is the right time to stop playing IPL," he said.
Sachin could not contribute to the last few games this…
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Twitter was flooded with congratulatory messages for Mumbai Indians after they won IPL 6 by defeating Chennai Super Kings by 23 runs at the 26th May Final at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata.
Famous personalities from the entertainment and cricketing world praised and applauded Team Mumbai. Under the captainship of Rohit Sharma, Mumbai…Continue
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The Indian Premier League seems to suffer a few setbacks this season. After the spot-fixing scandal, Pune Warriors India had to withdraw from the league due to non-payment of dues and financial differences with the BCCI.
The Sahara Group has decided to pull out of the IPL and end its 13-year sponsorship of the national cricket team.
Sahara feels that the BCCI tricked them and gave wrong figures in the media. They said 94 matches for getting bigger amount but PWI got 64 matches…Continue
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