Super Kings look to tame Lions in CLT20

Super Kings look to tame Lions in CLT20

Bangalore, Sep 24 (IANS) Lahore Lions will be under pressure to raise their performance level when they take on a confident Chennai Super Kings in a crucial Group A match of the Oppo Champions League T20 tournament here Thursday.The Super Kings, after losing their opening game to Kolkata Knight Riders, bounced back in style by annihilating […]

CLT20: Raina powers Super Kings to big win

Bangalore, Sep 22 (IANS) Chennai Super Kings outbatted Dolphins for an 54-run victory, their first in the Oppo Champions League T20 tournament, here Monday in a Group A match that witnessed as many as 25 sixes besides 35 boundaries.Suresh Raina (90, 43b, 4×4, 8×6) and Brendon McCullum (49, 29b, 5×4, 3×6) set the trend for the […]

CLT20: Knight Riders beat Lahore Lions by four wickets

CLT20: Knight Riders beat Lahore Lions by four wickets

Hyderabad, Sep 21 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders notched their second consecutive win with a four-wicket victory over Lahore Lions in a Champions League Twenty20 Group A encounter at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium here Sunday.A brilliant 100-run stand for the opening wicket between captain Gautam Gambhir (60) and Robin Uthappa (46) helped the Indian Premier […]

Kings XI start CLT20 campaign with a dominating win

Kings XI start CLT20 campaign with a dominating win

Mohali, Sep 18 (IANS) Indian Premier League (IPL) finalists Kings XI Punjab started their Champions League T20 campaign with a dominating five-wicket win over Hobart Hurricanes at the Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) Stadium here Thursday. Chasing a target of 145, Kings XI made 146 for five with 14 balls to spare after skipper George Bailey […]

KKR beat CSK in CLT20 opener

KKR beat CSK in CLT20 opener

  Hyderabad, Sep 17 (IANS) Reigning Indian Premier League (IPL) champions Kolkata Knight Riders romped home to a comfortable three-wicket win over Chennai Super Kings in the opening match of the sixth edition of the Champions League Twenty20 here Wednesday.Chasing Super Kings’ 157/4, the Kolkata-based team achieved the target with an over to spare at the […]

Injury delays Johnson’s CLT20 participation for KXIP

Injury delays Johnson's CLT20 participation for KXIP

  Melbourne, Sep 17 (IANS) A rib injury sustained during Australia’s recent ODI tour of Zimbabwe has delayed pacer Mitchell Johnson’s participation in the Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20).Cricket Australia (CA) in a statement Wednesday said that it has advised Johnson against joining his team Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) immediately.“Mitch had some rib pain during the recent […]

Champions Trophy: India clubbed with Netherlands, Germany

Champions Trophy: India clubbed with Netherlands, Germany

  New Delhi, Sep 15 (IANS) India have been clubbed with World No.2 the Netherlands and World No.3 Germany in the eight-team Champions Trophy slated for Dec 6-14 in Bhubaneswar, it was announced by the International Hockey Federation (FIH) Monday.Pool A will consist of 2014 World Cup winners and defending champions Australia, Commonwealth Games bronze medallists […]

I am eyeing Champions League T20 for a comeback: Zaheer

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New Delhi: Recovering from a muscle injury, veteran pacer Zaheer Khan is eyeing a comeback to competitive cricket for Mumbai Indians during Champions League T20 in early October, even though he was non-commital about his chances of making it to the World Cup squad in 2015.“The World Cup is a special tournament and it is […]