In a news which will break hearts of millions of IPL Lovers in India, Indian Home Minister Mr.Sushil Kumar Shinde said due to general elections, the seventh edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2014) will not be held in India.
Citing security reasons, Home Minister said it wont be possible to provide security covers as dates are clashing with General Elections. Taking note of this, The IPL governing council has said that the upcoming seaso would be played in South Africa
The much awaited IPL auctions finally came to an end. For those who missed the auctions live here we bring a highlights of the IPL 2014 auctions.
Most Expensive Player IPL 2014 – Yuvraj Singh, Price paid by Royal Challengers Bangalore – Rs. 14 crore followed by Dinesh Karthik at Rs. 12.5 crore by Delhi Daredevils.
In uncapped players, Karn Sharma bagged the highest as Sunrisers Hyderabad paid 3.75 crore to retain him, while Rishi Dhawan was the second best with 3 cr…
The following players went unsold after the first day of Auction for the upcoming Pepsi Indian Premier League 2014.
16:00 Auction Over a total of 154 players were sold at the two-day auction including 50 overseas players.
15:58 Fast bowler Pawan Suyal with a base price of 10 lakh is bought by Mumbai Indians. Jayant Yadav with a base price of 10 lakh bought by Delhi Daredevils. Samad Fallah and Udit Patel with a base price of 10 lakh remains UNSOLD. South African Reeza Hendricks with a base price of 20 lakh remains UNSOLD.
15:56 Sachin Baby and Evin Lewis with a base price of 20 lakh also stays UNSOL…
The former Indian batsman and former Kings XI Punjab assistant coach WV Raman, has been appointed as batting coach for the Kolkata Knight Riders for IPL 2014.
Trevor Bayliss the coach will be assisted by WV Raman as batting coach and Vijay Dahiya as assistant coach in the 2014 edition of Pepsi Indian Premier League.
IPL Results 2013
|73||Tue May 21||14:30 GMT | 20:00 IST||Qualifier 1 -Chennai Super Kings v Mumbai Indians||Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi||Chennai Super Kings won by 48 runs|
|74||Wed May 22||14:30 GMT | 20:00 IST||Eliminator - Rajasthan Royals v Sunrisers Hyderabad||Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi||Rajasthan Royals won by 4 wickets|
|75||Fri May 24||14:30 GMT | 20:00 IST||Qualifier 2 - Rajasthan Royals v Mumbai Indians||Eden Gardens, Kolkata||Mumbai Indians won by 4 Wickets|
|76||Sun May 26||14:30 GMT | 20:00 IST||Final - Chennai Super Kings v Mumbai Indians||Eden Gardens, Kolkata||Mumbai Indians won by 23 Runs|
IPL Points Table 2013
|Teams||Played||Won||Loss||No Result||Points||Net Run Rate|
|Chennai Super Kings||16||11||5||0||22||+0.530|
|Royal Challengers Bangalore||16||9||7||0||18||+0.457|
|Kings XI Punjab||16||8||8||0||16||+0.226|
|Kolkata Knight Riders||16||6||10||0||12||-0.095|