Ever wondered why Indian skipper MS Dhoni is not a fan of the Decision Review System? It’s prevented him from adding to his wickets tally on more than one occasion!
India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni rated Sri Lanka as ‘a dangerous team’ ahead of their ICC Champions Trophy semifinal on Wednesday, saying they were not just focusing on 'a Mahela Ja...
He might be disappointed after a disastrous Champions Trophy campaign, which ended with a loss to arch-rivals India, but Pakistan coach Dav Whatmore insisted that the debacle does not make his te...
Continuing his attack on the country's cricket set-up, Pakistan's former fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar has described most of the members in the national team as "mentally disturbed".
West Indies had salt rubbed into the wound of their exit from the ICC Champions Trophy when they were fined for maintaining a slow over-rate during their rain-hit Group B match against South Afri...
South Africa skipper AB de Villiers was a relieved man after his side secured a semifinal berth in the Champions Trophy as this time the Proteas managed to read correctly the Duckworth/Lewis shee...
Name: MS Dhoni
Team: Chennai Super Kings
Profile: MS Dhoni was the most expensive player in the IPL for the first season auctions. Dhoni is the present captain of the Chennai Super Kings Team. Under his captaincy, Chennai Super Kings have won two IPL titles and the 2010 Champions League Twenty20.
Name: Mitchell Johnson
Team: Kings XI Punjab
Profile: Mitchell Johnson will play for KXIP in the IPL 7. In 2013, Johnson claimed 24 wickets in 17 matches as Mumbai Indians won the trophy. He has been in the best form of his life, bowling Australia to an Ashes whitewash of England and impressive performance in Test series against South Africa.
Name: Chris Gayle
Team: Royal Challengers Bangalore
Profile: Chris Gayle joined the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the fourth edition of Indian Premier League. In an IPL 6 match against Pune Warriors India, Gayle scored 175 not out off 65 balls to record the fastest century in any format of cricket.
Name: Dale Steyn
Team: Sunrisers Hyderabad
Profile: Dale Steyn was one of the players to go for over a million dollars in the auction for the IPL 4. He was bought by the Deccan Chargers (now known as Sunrisers Hyderabad) for USD 1.2 million. Steyn was retained by SRH for IPL 7.
Name: Kevin Pietersen
Team: Delhi Daredevils
Profile: Kevin Pietersen will captain the all new look Delhi Daredevils during the seventh edition of the Indian Premier League. Pietersen, a former England skipper, has been sensational in the T20s. KP joined Daredevils in 2012 and was bought for Rs nine crore at the IPL 7 auctions.
Name: Corey Anderson
Team: Mumbai Indians
Profile: Corey Anderson scored the fastest century in the history of international cricket. Playing against West Indies, he scored his ton in just 36 balls breaking Shahid Afridi's record. Anderson, who was bought by Mumbai Indians for Rs 4.5 crore, will play his maiden IPL this year.
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