Nagraj Gollapudi

Assistant editor at ESPNcricinfo

Mumbai Indians celebrate with the IPL 2015 trophy

IPL 2015

MI thrill with typical bouncebackability

In the second half of the tournament, at every training huddle, players were told treat each match as a final. That resonated with Mumbai's talismans who lifted their games admirably

Mitchell McClenaghan celebrates a wicket

'I like getting in people's faces'

Mitchell McClenaghan talks about how being aggressive makes him stand out, why being a team man is important, and his World Cup and IPL journeys

Lasith Malinga removed Dwayne Smith in the first over

MI v CSK, IPL final 2015, Kolkata

Mumbai's not-so-secret weapons

Mumbai Indians don't lack for resources to pull off a second IPL trophy and here are five of them that they would hope to fire at Eden Gardens against Chennai Super Kings

Karun Nair raises his bat after reaching a triple century

India domestic news

BCCI mulls revamping Ranji points system

The BCCI's technical committee, in an attempt to make the Ranji Trophy more exciting and competitive, has proposed to revamp the existing points structure

Brad Hodge heads for a nets session

'I've been a bit of a T20 pioneer'

Brad Hodge on the difficulty of sledging opponents you're friends with, being an old-timer, and losing his pants on the field

It all went wrong for George Bailey and Kings XI Punjab this season

Kings XI Punjab v Chennai Super Kings, IPL 2015, Mohali

CSK, Kings XI and the five degrees of difference

This match exposed the deep chasm between a consistent champion team like Chennai Super Kings and the desperate and frazzled Kings XI Punjab unit. Here are five moments from the game that underline the differences.

David Miller sweeps

Kings XI Punjab IPL 2015 review

Stubborn approach drags Kings XI to rock-bottom

A sameness to their approach, and a stubborn adherence to last year's strategies were the main reasons for Kings XI Punjab's slide in IPL 2015

IPL COO Sundar Raman was among the spectators

Champions League T20 news

BCCI to meet CA, CSA over CLT20 future

The fate of the Champions League Twenty20 will be decided in a meeting that will take place on the sidelines of the IPL final in Kolkata on May 24

Suresh Raina walks back after making 3

Kings XI v Super Kings, IPL 2015, Mohali

Super Kings chase top-two finish

One team is already through to the playoffs and the other is out of the reckoning, but the meeting is important nonetheless, with Chennai Super Kings looking to seal a top-two finish