India pacer Natarajan receives first dose of Covid-19 vaccine | Off the field News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: India and Sunrisers Hyderabad‘s (SRH) latest pace sensation T Natarajan received the first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine on Thursday. Natarajan thanked all the health care workers who have put themselves at “risk” amid the coronavirus pandemic. “Am so grateful to get my #Vaccine this morning. A million thanks to our incredible health … Read more

IPL 2021: Mumbai Indians head coach Jayawardene to quarantine in Maldives with Aussie contingent | Cricket News – Times of India

MUMBAI: Mumbai Indians on Thursday informed that the Australian contingent will fly to the Maldives on a special charter flight and will be quarantined for 14 days before the group departs for Australia. Mumbai Indians head coach Mahela Jayawardene will also complete his quarantine in the Maldives before returning to Sri Lanka. The franchise also … Read more

IPL 2021: CSA in contact with franchises to ensure expedited travel of South Africa contingent | Cricket News – Times of India

JOHANNESBURG (South Africa): Hours after the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 was postponed, Cricket South Africa (CSA) said it has held talks with all IPL franchises to ensure the safe return of Proteas players and support staff. CSA also informed that the Proteas contingent will have to undergo home quarantine in line with the current … Read more

IPL 2021 suspended: Didn’t wish to compromise on safety of people, BCCI Secretary Jay Shah | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The 14th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) has been postponed as the country battles a deadly second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic, and BCCI Secretary Jay Shah made it clear that safety of each and every person involved with the league was the priority. Speaking to ANI, Shah said that keeping … Read more

Tiger Global-backed Upstox to sponsor Indian Premier League

Tiger Global-backed online brokerage Upstox will sponsor the Indian Premier League starting April 9. IPL Governing Council announced a “multi-year” partnership with Upstox as an official partner for the Indian Premier League (IPL). Backed by marquee investors such as Tiger Global, Upstox currently has over 2.8 million customers, a joint statement said without giving the … Read more

IPL 2021: MS Dhoni’s ‘bald’ avatar steals show as host broadcaster launches promo | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Former India captain and Chennai Super Kings (CSK) skipper MS Dhoni has donned a new bald avatar as the latest promo was released for the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). In a new promo launched by host broadcaster Star Sports, Dhoni sporting a bald look can be seen giving children … Read more

Two new IPL teams to be auctioned in May | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Indian Premier League (IPL) will be a 10-team affair from 2022 as the BCCI has decided to auction two new teams in the month of May during the final phase of upcoming edition. The BCCI top brass including president Sourav Ganguly, secretary Jay Shah on Saturday had a meeting on execution of … Read more

IPL 2020: Mumbai Indians to take on Chennai Super Kings in season opener | Cricket News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: After much dilly-dallying, the IPL governing council on Sunday finally announced the schedule for the upcoming 13th edition of the Indian Premier League to be held in UAE. Defending champions Mumbai Indians will kickstart the season against Chennai Super Kings with a blockbuster opening clash on September 19 in Abu Dhabi. After the … Read more

IPL GC to review Chinese sponsorship deals

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has changed its stand on Chinese sponsors for the Indian Premier League (IPL) by announcing that the IPL Governing Council will “review various IPL sponsorship deals” next week. “Taking note of the border skirmish that resulted in the martyrdom of our brave jawans, the IPL Governing … Read more