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  • Tripathi powers RPS past KKR

    Rahul Tripathi scored 93 off just 52 balls as Rising Pune Supergiant eased to a four-wicket victory over Kolkata Knight Riders in their Indian Premier League encounter at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata last night.

  • Gambhir sponsoring education of children of 25 CRPF personnel

    Former Indian cricket team captain Gautam Gambhir on Friday announced that his organisation will sponsor the education of the children of the 25 Central Reserve Police Force personnel killed in the Maoist attack in Chhattisgarh’s Sukma on Monday.

  • Kolkata pull off stunning heist

    Kolkata Knight Riders pulled off an incredible victory, defeating Royal Challengers Bangalore by 82 runs after posting a meagre 131.

  • No joy for Shakib in first game

    Bangladesh's ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan had an inauspicious outing in his first match of the 2017 IPL, and it was a similar outcome for his team Kolkata Knight Riders as they lost by four wickets to Gujarat Lions at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata yesterday.

  • KKR target Gujarat

    High on confidence following a hattrick of victories, two-time champions Kolkata Knight Riders will look to continue their winning streak when they face struggling Gujarat Lions in a battle between the top and bottom-placed teams of the IPL tomorrow.

  • No Shakib-Fizz showdown

    The build-up to the match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad yesterday -- which Kolkata won by 17 runs -- was

  • Fizz hopes his cutters will work on Eden

    Ahead of the Sunrisers Hyderabad versus Kolkata Knight Riders match at 4:30 pm today, Bangladesh left-arm pacer Mustafizur Rahman emphasized that the day game could help him produce the magical off-cutters at the Eden Gardens, Kolkata.

  • Narine hopes to profit from bowling with Yasir

    Sunil Narine, who has started his maiden stint in the Pakistan Super League strongly, hoped to emerge an improved bowler by the end of the tournament.

  • Shakib, Fizz retained

    Ace all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan and left-arm pace sensation Mustafizur Rahman were both retained by their respective franchises for the tenth season of the Indian Premier League.

  • IPL: Shakib, Fizz retained

    Shakib Al Hasan and Mustafizur Rahman will feature for the Kolkata Knight Riders and Sunrisers Hyderabad respectively in the tenth season of the Indian Premier League after being retained.

  • Shakib's Jamaica conquer CPL

    In terms of winning competitions, year 2016 has been a good one for Shakib Al Hasan. After winning the Dhaka Premier League.

  • Pathan boost for Abahani

    Indian all-rounder Yusuf Pathan arrived in the capital last night to bolster Abahani ahead of today's crucial Dhaka Premier League encounter against Prime Bank Cricket Club at BKSP.

  • KKR look to extend dominance over SRH

    2012 and 2014 champions KKR led by Gautam Gambhir would look to assert their dominance while SRH with David Warner at the helm will have retribution on mind when the two teams lock horns in the Indian Premier League (IPL) Eliminator at 8:30pm local time today.

  • Kolkata take playoff spot after thumping win

    Shakib Al Hasan's Kolkata Knight Riders prevailed over Mustafizur Rahmnan's Sunrisers Hyderabad for the second time this Indian Premier League season to secure a playoff spot.

  • Shakib, Fizz face off in crucial IPL tie

    Kolkata Knight Riders, with Shakib Al Hasan in their ranks, take on Sunrisers Hyderabad who boast Mustafizur Rahman as one of their main draws in a crucial IPL match that may well decide Kolkata's fate for this season.

  • Gujarat take 2nd spot

    Gujarat Lions outplay Kolkata Knight Riders to win their Indian Premier League match by six wickets at Green Park in Kanpur.

  • Tait joins Kolkata

    Australian fast bowler Shaun Tait has joined Indian Premier League side Kolkata Knight Riders for the rest of the season,

  • Hell hath no fury like Preity scorned

    KXIP co-owner and Bollywood’s beautiful diva Preity Zinta flies off the handle at Sanjay Bangar after her side’s agonizing one-run loss to Royal Challengers Bangalore at Mohali on Monday.

  • Shakib picks up first wicket of IPL 2016

    Shakib Al Hasan bowled a tidy spell and picked up his first wicket of the Indian Premier League 2016 as Kolkata Knight Riders restricted Rising Pune Supergiants to 160 for five at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadiium in Pune on April 24, 2016.

  • SRK treats Shakib to ‘Fan’

    Shakib Al Hasan, Wasim Akram and Jaques Kallis among KKR stars who were given a private screening of Shah Rukh Khan's new movie, Fan.

  • Bangladesh-India ‘rivalry’ a media hype: Shakib

    Bangladesh ace allrounder Shakib Al Hasan says the so called rivalry between Bangladesh and India in cricket is a hype created by media.

  • Shakib

    Tk 5cr in one T20 season for Shakib

    This season Shakib will play in four T20 leagues around the world. At present, he is playing for Karachi Kings in Pakistan Super League.

  • Kallis named head coach of KKR

    South African legend Jacques Kallis has been named the head coach of Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), replacing Trevor Bayliss.

  • Ponting tells court about Cairns' 'business proposition'

    Ricky Ponting described to a court how he was present in a hotel room in India during the 2008 IPL when Brendon McCullum received a call from Chris Cairns that McCullum described as "a business proposition".

  • Shakib Al Hasan

    Take a look how Shakib did at IPL

    Bangladesh’s top allrounder Shakib Al Hasan could not give his best with the bat and ball for Kolkata Knight Riders after playing only four matches in IPL 2015.

  • IPS officer Sampath Kumar

    IPS officer charge-sheeted in IPL betting case

    The Crime Branch CID of the Tamil Nadu police on Friday charge-sheets senior IPS officer under suspension, G. Sampath Kumar in IPL betting case.

  • Kolkata Knight Riders

    RR, KKR face off in must-win encounter

    The 54th match of IPL 2015 between Rajasthan Royals and Kolkata Knight Riders at Brabourne Stadium could well be a contest between Royals' batsmen and Knight Riders' spinners.

  • Shakib Al Hasan

    Shakib returns to IPL in style

    Bangladesh ace allrounder Shakib Al Hasan returns to Indian Premier League with a splendid performance for Kolkata Knight Riders in their match against Mumbai Indians on May 14, 2015.

  • Kolkata Knight Riders

    KKR look to seal playoff spot

    Kolkata Knight Riders will be assured of a spot in the playoffs if they win against Mumbai Indians, who in turn could climb into a three-way tie for third or fourth place if they overcome KKR.

  • Shakib Al Hasan

    Shakib’s IPL swing

    With his penetrative bowling and explosive batting, Shakib is the versatile cog in KKR’s wheel, something Shah Rukh Khan’s team missed during the majority of this year’s IPL season.