Indian Premier League
Twenty20 cricket league in India
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The Indian Premier League (IPL) is a professional Twenty20 cricket league, contested by eight teams based out of eight different Indian cities. The league was founded by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) in 2007. It is usually held between March and May of every year and has an exclusive window in the ICC Future Tours Programme.
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Indian Premier League 2021: Tournament to resume in United Arab Emirates in SeptemberThe remainder of the 2021 Indian Premier League season will take place in the United Arab Emirates in September and October.
IPL Australian cricketers caught by India COVID ban return home after Maldives stopoverA group of Australian cricketers have landed in Sydney after spending up to two weeks in the Maldives waiting for coronavirus border restrictions to be lifted on arrivals from India.
England's IPL players unlikely to feature against New ZealandEngland's Indian Premier League players are unlikely to take part in next month's Test against New Zealand.
Ashley Giles: England tours take priority over rescheduled IPLEngland expect players to be available for their Twenty20 World Cup build-up if there is a clash with a rescheduled Indian Premier League.
Indian Premier League 2021: English counties offer to host postponed gamesA group of counties write to the England and Wales Cricket Board about the possibility of hosting the remainder of the Indian Premier League.
England players begin to head home after IPL suspendedEngland players begin flying home after the Indian Premier League is suspended following an increase in coronavirus cases among players.
IPL suspended after rise in Covid-19 cases among playersThe Indian Premier League is suspended after an increase in coronavirus cases among players.
Indian Premier League suspended due to COVID infection levelsThe 2021 Indian Premier League has been suspended amid concerns over rising COVID infection levels in the country.
Indian Premier League: Kolkata Knight Riders v Royal Challengers Bangalore off after Covid-19 testsMonday's Indian Premier League match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore is postponed after two KKR players test positive for Covid-19.
IPL 2021: Jos Buttler hits maiden T20 hundred for Rajasthan Royals against Sunrisers HyderabadJos Buttler hits 124 from 64 balls - his first Twenty20 hundred - as Rajasthan Royals beat Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League.
IPL 2021: David Warner replaced by Kane Williamson as Sunrisers Hyderabad captainKane Williamson will replace David Warner as captain of Sunrisers Hyderabad for the rest of the 2021 Indian Premier League.
IPL: Quinton de Kock hits 70 as Mumbai beat Rajasthan Royals by seven wicketsQuinton de Kock scores an unbeaten 70 from 50 balls as holders Mumbai Indians beat Rajasthan Royals by seven wickets in the Indian Premier League.
Australians in IPL will not be prioritised for return home, says PM Scott MorrisonAustralia PM Scott Morrison says the country's cricketers who are currently competing in the Indian Premier League will not be prioritised for a return home.
IPL: Ravichandran Ashwin, Adam Zampa, Kane Richardson & Andrew Tye leave amid Covid-19 concernsAustralians Adam Zampa, Kane Richardson and Andrew Tye return home from the IPL as India's Ravichandran Ashwin takes a break to support his family.
IPL: Ravindra Jadeja the star as Chennai Super Kings beat Royal Challengers BangaloreA stunning performance by Ravindra Jadeja helps Chennai Super Kings beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 69 runs and go top of the Indian Premier League.
Jofra Archer to miss IPL after hand surgeryEngland fast bowler Jofra Archer will miss the current Indian Premier League as he continues his recovery from hand surgery.
IPL: Devdutt Padikkal hits century as Royal Challengers Bangalore thrash Rajasthan RoyalsDevdutt Padikkal hit an unbeaten 101 as Royal Challengers Bangalore thrashed Rajasthan Royals by 10 wickets in the Indian Premier League.
IPL: Jonny Bairstow guides Sunrisers Hyderabad to first win against Punjab KingsJonny Bairstow makes an unbeaten 63 to guide Sunrisers Hyderabad to their first win of the Indian Premier League season with a nine-wicket victory over Punjab Kings.
Indian Premier League 2021: The story of the Knight Riders brandVenky Mysore, CEO of Kolkata Knight Riders, tells BBC Sport how he plans to revolutionise franchise cricket across the world.
IPL: Sam Curran & Moeen Ali impress in Chennai Super Kings win over Rajasthan RoyalsEngland all-rounders Sam Curran and Moeen Ali both play key roles as Chennai Super Kings beat Rajasthan Royals by 45 runs in the Indian Premier League.
IPL: Glenn Maxwell and AB de Villiers blast RCB to win over KolkataSpectacular batting from Glenn Maxwell and AB de Villiers propels Indian Premier League leaders Royal Challengers Bangalore to a 38-run defeat of Kolkata Knight Riders.
IPL: Sunrisers Hyderabad beaten by Mumbai Indians despite Jonny Bairstow knockMumbai Indians eke out a 13-run Indian Premier League win over Sunrisers Hyderabad, who lose their way after Jonny Bairstow's sparkling 43.
Indian Premier League: Chris Morris stars as Rajasthan Royals beat Delhi Capitals by three wicketsChris Morris hit two sixes in the final over as Rajasthan Royals beat Delhi Capitals by three wickets in the Indian Premier League.
IPL social: A behind-the-scenes look at what's been going on in the world's richest cricket competitionWho could replace Ben Stokes at Rajasthan Royals? Plus Sam Billings and others show off their bhangra skills and more in this week's IPL social.
IPL: Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by six runs in ChennaiSpinner Shahbaz Ahmed takes three wickets in an over to inspire a dramatic six-run win for Royal Challengers Bangalore against Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League.
IPL: Mumbai Indians beat Kolkata Knight Riders in ChennaiDefending champions Mumbai Indians somehow earn their first win of the new Indian Premier League season with a 10-run victory against Kolkata Knight Riders.
Ben Stokes: England all-rounder ruled out of IPL with broken finger, say Rajasthan RoyalsEngland all-rounder Ben Stokes is out of the Indian Premier League with a broken finger, his Rajasthan Royals team say.
Indian Premier League 2021: How Chris Morris became most expensive playerFrom his all-round ability on a cricket field to a love of music and Manchester United, BBC Sport speaks to Chris Morris, the most expensive player in Indian Premier League history.
Indian Premier League: From most appearances to top run-scorers, have a go at the bumper IPL quizAs the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League kicks off, take this bumper quiz and test your knowledge of the biggest Twenty20 competition in the world.
IPL 2021: The world's biggest T20 cricket competition kicks off on FridayWho are the favourites? Which England players are taking part? And who should I look out for? Find out in our 2021 IPL preview.
Indian Premier League: The risks of hosting the IPL during a pandemicThe world's richest cricket tournament will see eight teams play 52 games behind closed doors.
Axar Patel: Delhi Capitals spinner tests positive for Covid-19Delhi Capitals spinner Axar Patel tests positive for Covid-19 and is in isolation before the start of the Indian Premier League.
IPL 2021: England's Jason Roy joins Sunrisers Hyderabad as replacement for Mitchell MarshEngland opener Jason Roy will play in this year's Indian Premier League after joining Sunrisers Hyderabad as a late replacement.
IPL: England stars could quit in future if barred from tournament - Ashley GilesEngland could lose their best players in the future if they are not allowed to play in the IPL, says director of cricket Ashley Giles.
England bowler Mark Wood 'comfortable' with IPL decisionEngland fast bowler Mark Wood said it was a "difficult decision" to withdraw from the Indian Premier League auction and miss out on "life-changing money".
Indian Premier League: Moeen Ali goes for nearly £700,00 to Chennai Super KingsEngland all-rounder Moeen Ali is bought for £700,000 by Chennai Super Kings at the Indian Premier League auction, while Dawid Malan is picked up by Punjab Kings.
Mark Wood: England bowler asks to withdraw from IPL auctionEngland fast bowler Mark Wood asks to withdraw from Thursday's Indian Premier League auction because he wants to spend more time with his family.
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IPL, coronavirus and US election results top Google searches in 2020The coronavirus pandemic and US election results dominated online searches in 2020, though the Indian Premier League remained the top trending query in India, according to the annual ‘Year in..
Playing in empty stadiums will be IPL's last resort: BCCIThe Indian Premier League (IPL) could be played behind closed doors as last resort, if that is the only way to save this year's Twenty20 tournament from falling victim to the coronavirus epidemic, a..
Sammy to confront ex-Sunrisers team mates on potentially racist languageFormer West Indies captain Daren Sammy has sought clarification from his former Sunrisers Hyderabad team mates over potentially racist language directed at him when he was part of the Indian Premier..
Indian government to decide fate of IPL, not cricket board - ministerIndia's sports minister on Sunday said any decision to allow the Indian Premier League to go ahead this year would be taken by the government, not the Indian cricket board, and would be based on how..
BCCI won't push for World Cup postponement to open IPL windowIndia's cricket board will not push for the Twenty20 World Cup in Australia to be postponed but would consider staging the Indian Premier League (IPL) in the October/November slot if it becomes..
Top News of the Day | Feb 16, 2020: Kejriwal swears in as Delhi CM, IPL 2020 schedule announced, and moreIn top news of the day on Sunday, February 16, 2020, Arvind Kejriwal took oath as the Chief Minister of Delhi for the third time. The fixture-list of the 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL)..
Rose Valley scam: ED quizzes KKR CEO, IRS officerThe investigation into the Rose Valley Ponzi firm money trail deepened on Friday with the Enforcement Directorate questioning IRS officer Neeraj Singh and Venky Mysore, CEO/MD of IPL team Kolkata..
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