Indian Premier League

NEW DELHI: A petition was filed in the Delhi High Court seeking an enquiry as to why the Indian Premier League (IPL) is being prioritized over public health and to direct the Centre, the Delhi government and cricketing bodies BCCI and Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) to stop the matches with immediate effect.

The plea, accessed by ANI, was filed by advocate Karan Singh Thukral and social activist Inder Mohan Singh urging for directions to the respondents to held an inquiry as to why the IPL is being prioritized over public health.

May 03, 2021 18:05
MUMBAI: The questions around the approach the BCCI is taking in delivering the Indian Premier League in the middle of a raging pandemic was brought again into stark relief Monday following the postponement of the game between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders, scheduled to take place in Ahmedabad on Monday evening, after two KKR players tested positive for Covid-19.
May 03, 2021 06:05
MUMBAI: Finally a sane voice that offers a clear and unambiguous proposition on how the Indian Premier League should be delivered at a time when the country is confronting the worst health crisis in its independent history.
Apr 29, 2021 04:04
MUMBAI: On a day when the COVID crisis in India worsened with 3,000 deaths officially recorded on Wednesday amid a dreadful surge and with hospitals overwhelmed, the Indian Premier League bandwagon rolled into New Delhi, currently the city that is suffering the worst in the country from the ravages of the pandemic.
Apr 26, 2021 21:04
MUMBAI: The Indian Premier League is very much on, the BCCI insisted Monday, even as leading Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin and three Australian players announced their withdrawal from the IPL amid the escalating COVID-19 crisis in India. "As of now, IPL is going ahead. Obviously, if anyone wants to leave, that's perfectly fine," a senior Board official told PTI on conditions of anonymity.
Apr 21, 2021 20:04
MUMBAI: The BCCI is reportedly thinking about allowing its U23 players to participate in England's The Hundred in order to earn leverage over expanding the international window available for the Indian Premier League, which would be required if two more teams are to be added to the IPL, which is the plan.
Apr 06, 2021 15:04
BENGALURU: Mobile Premier League, which lays claim to being Asia’s largest esports and skill gaming platform, Tuesday announced a two-year extension to its partnership with Indian Premier League franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) as principal sponsor.
Apr 05, 2021 20:04
MUMBAI: Close on the heels of 10 members of the ground staff team at the Wankhede Stadium testing positive for COVID-19, Maharashtra minister Nawab Malik on Monday co0nfirmed that permission has been granted for the Indian Premier League (IPL) matches in the city, but with restrictions.  Malik said that matches will be played behind closed doors and only relays will be allowed.
Apr 01, 2021 13:04
KOLKATA: Wire and cable manufacturer RR Kabel has announced its official sponsorship for Kolkata Knight Riders in the Indian Premier League this year.  The association involves RR Kabel as the leading trouser branding for all the KKR team players for IPL 2021. The company aims to reach audiences beyond physical and geographical boundaries, through this association.
Mar 30, 2021 13:03
BENGALURU: A little over four years after PUMA laced up with Team India captain Virat Kohli on an eight-year endorsement deal worth a record-busting Rs 1.1 billion, the global sports brand Tuesday signed a strategic long-term partnership with his Indian Premier League franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore, as official kit partner for the upcoming IPL season and beyond.
Mar 25, 2021 14:03
CHENNAI: Sunrisers Hyderabad, the Sun Group-owned Indian Premier League franchise and a team that has been consecutively qualifying for playoffs since 2016, unveiled a slew of sponsors for the fourteenth edition of the IP.