The Faf flick, and an inspired bowling change
The Faf flick, and an inspired bowling change

Plays of the day from the IPL 2015 final between Mumbai Indians and Chennai Super Kings

Mumbai Indians saunter to second title win
Mumbai Indians saunter to second title win

Mumbai Indians completed one of the most remarkable turnarounds in the eight-year history of the Indian Premier league by transforming a terrible start to the tournament - they were at the bottom of the table for the first two weeks - into a title win

Fletcher's replacement not decided yet
Fletcher's replacement not decided yet

The BCCI is yet to decide on the replacement of Duncan Fletcher, the India coach whose tenure ended after the World Cup, and the time frame for the appointment has not been set

Poor away form costs Knight Riders
Poor away form costs Knight Riders

Defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders didn't do many things wrong this season, but the small errors and their vulnerability away from home cost them

Mount Watson overflows with runs
Mount Watson overflows with runs

Ajinkya Rahane and Shane Watson are polar opposites technically but achieved the same devastating effect for Rajasthan as part of five takeaways from the Royals win

Pandya + Pollard > 'Pathan Power'
Pandya + Pollard > 'Pathan Power'

Five takeaways from a day when Mumbai's emerging young batting star teamed with a reliable West Indian allrounder to trump Yusuf and Kolkata in the end

Vijay's six in the third dimension
Vijay's six in the third dimension

Plays of the day from the match between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kings XI Punjab in Hyderabad

Nervy Sunrisers survive Miller blitz
Nervy Sunrisers survive Miller blitz

David Warner continued to carry his team forward in the tournament on the back of his own personal form, his sixth half-century this season laying the foundation of Sunrisers Hyderabad's fifth win in six matches that helped them catch up with Rajasthan Ro

Bravo takes a leap of faith
Bravo takes a leap of faith

Plays of the day from the match between Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals in Chennai

Jadeja, McCullum lift Super Kings to No.1
Jadeja, McCullum lift Super Kings to No.1

Chennai Super Kings almost confirmed themselves in the playoffs with a comfortable 12-run win against Rajasthan Royals that took them to the top of the table with 16 points

Inswing, outswing, bouncer, wicket
Inswing, outswing, bouncer, wicket

Plays of the day from match between Delhi Daredevils and Sunrisers Hyderabad in Raipur

Sunrisers hold nerve to move fourth
Sunrisers hold nerve to move fourth

A blitzy half-century from Kedar Jadhav, only his second in the IPL, brought the required run-rate for Delhi Daredevils from almost 12 with eight overs remaining down to less than eight in the last three overs, but ran out of steam on the last stretch

The non-performing asset, the fake whistleblower
The non-performing asset, the fake whistleblower

Plays of the day from the match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Delhi Daredevils in Kolkata

Yusuf, Chawla star in comfortable KKR win
Yusuf, Chawla star in comfortable KKR win

A vital cameo from Yusuf Pathan followed by a last-over onslaught from Johan Botha helped Kolkata Knight Riders post a challenging total on a slow pitch in Kolkata

Fantastic Tamim, Kayes slam doors on Pakistan
Fantastic Tamim, Kayes slam doors on Pakistan

The incredible opening stand between Tamim Iqbal and Imrul Kayes broke past the 300-run mark, setting newer records along the way, and making short work of what had seemed like a match-winning lead 24 hours ago

Record opening stand stuns Pakistan
Record opening stand stuns Pakistan

An unbeaten 273-run opening stand between Tamim Iqbal and Imrul Kayes almost wiped off the entire Pakistan lead of 296 in just over two sessions

Hafeez 224 builds commanding lead
Hafeez 224 builds commanding lead

Mohammad Hafeez's maiden double-century helped Pakistan strengthen their hold on the Test with a lead that had swelled to 205, with two days to go

Hafeez century leads strong Pakistan reply
Hafeez century leads strong Pakistan reply

Mohammad Hafeez's eighth Test century led a strong response from Pakistan after they had bowled out Bangladesh for 332

Mominul leads stable batting performance
Mominul leads stable batting performance

Half-centuries from Mominul Haque and Imrul Kayes on the opening day of the Test series extended Bangladesh's advantage over Pakistan on the current tour by another day

Narine-less KKR still a threat for Royals
Narine-less KKR still a threat for Royals

In the shadow of Sunil Narine's action being reported, it will be interesting to see how Kolkata Knight Riders respond against Rajasthan Royals