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Kolkata Knight Riders fought back to clinch a two-run win over Royal Challengers Bangalore in Sharjah
Kolkata Knight Riders fought back to clinch a two-run win over Royal Challengers Bangalore in Sharjah © BCCI
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Specials

    Can we do something about monster bats?

Sanjay Manjrekar: Bats are getting chunkier, while not getting too heavy. This gives batsmen an unfair advantage

    Crunch time for Sehwag and Gambhir

Numbers Game: The Indian T20 tournament presents an opportunity to both to show their class once again

Drowned out by the hype machine

Sharda Ugra: A lot has gone wrong with the Indian T20 league but as its seventh season begins, everything will be brushed everything aside like nothing is amiss

IPL teams find sponsors scarce

Tough sell due to corruption scandal, scheduling uncertainty

    It's the credibility, stupid

Gaurav Kalra: Without integrity, sporting contests are nothing - a fact that seems to have been lost on the BCCI

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Blogs

A measure for batting and bowling effectiveness in T20

Kartikeya Date: Strike rates and economy rates do not quite tell the whole story. Here's a new standard

The home invasion

Hassan Cheema: The Emirates have been Pakistan's home away from home for three decades. To see the IPL being played there must feel like betrayal

Points Table

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
Punjab 3 3 0 0 0 6 +1.679
Chennai 3 2 1 0 0 4 +1.510
Bangalore 3 2 1 0 0 4 +0.736
Kolkata 3 2 1 0 0 4 +0.639
Rajasthan 3 1 2 0 0 2 -0.229
Delhi 3 1 2 0 0 2 -1.974
Mumbai 2 0 2 0 0 0 -1.515
Hyderabad 2 0 2 0 0 0 -1.954

Poll

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Boundary Meter

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Dale Steyn comments on his spare time being taken up by photoshoots

Manish Pandey hugs Chris Lynn after he took a stunner to get AB de Villiers
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Yuvraj Singh cuts
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Kolkata Knight Riders celebrate their narrow win
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Virat Kohli is bowled by Sunil Narine
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Virat Kohli drives
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Yogesh Takawale upper-cuts over slip
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Squads

MS Dhoni (c/wk) Baba Aparajith
Ravichandran Ashwin Samuel Badree
Dwayne Bravo Faf du Plessis
John Hastings Matt Henry
Ben Hilfenhaus Ravindra Jadeja
Brendon McCullum Mithun Manhas
Ronit More Pawan Negi
Ashish Nehra Ishwar Pandey
Suresh Raina Vijay Shankar
Mohit Sharma Dwayne Smith
Tournament Fixtures Tournament Results
Hyderabad v Delhi at Dubai (DSC)
Apr 25, 2014 (14:30 local | 10:30 GMT | 06:30 EDT | 05:30 CDT | 03:30 PDT)
Chennai v Mumbai at Dubai (DSC)
Apr 25, 2014 (18:30 local | 14:30 GMT | 10:30 EDT | 09:30 CDT | 07:30 PDT)
Rajasthan v Bangalore at Abu Dhabi
Apr 26, 2014 (14:30 local | 10:30 GMT | 06:30 EDT | 05:30 CDT | 03:30 PDT)
Kolkata v Punjab at Abu Dhabi
Apr 26, 2014 (18:30 local | 14:30 GMT | 10:30 EDT | 09:30 CDT | 07:30 PDT)
Delhi v Mumbai at Sharjah
Apr 27, 2014 (14:30 local | 10:30 GMT | 06:30 EDT | 05:30 CDT | 03:30 PDT)
Hyderabad v Chennai at Sharjah
Apr 27, 2014 (18:30 local | 14:30 GMT | 10:30 EDT | 09:30 CDT | 07:30 PDT)
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