Rajasthan Royals win the first IPL
With a wave of the wand, Warne takes his boys home
We've shortlisted ICL players for Knight Riders - Buchanan
Kolkata Knight Riders have been actively scouting ICL batsmen and John Buchanan, the franchise coach, believes an influx of players from the unsanctioned Twenty20 league could solve many of his team's problems
An ICL hand in the IPL
Phil Russell's status at the Kingsmead ground is unique - the much-respected curator is probably the only person involved with the IPL and its bitter rival, the ICL. Russell, who was the ICL's curator last season, is currently an advisor on the ground pre
Oram targets championship game
Jacob Oram, the New Zealand allrounder, has said he will pull out of the IPL if he does not recover from his Achilles tendon injury before the first-class championship game starting April 5
Cricket at the crunch
Recent events have shown that the game is not immune to the global economic meltdown
A century of dysfunction
Approaching its centenary, the ICC finds itself in a state of perhaps terminal decline
Frustrated Asif wants clarity on playing status
Mohammad Asif, the Pakistan fast bowler, wants a quick resolution to his playing status, which is in limbo after he tested positive for the banned substance nandrolone during the IPL last year
Tanvir unworried by prospect of missing IPL
Sohail Tanvir, the Pakistan fast bowler, says there are plenty of other opportunities to play cricket even if he misses out on the IPL
'IPL will boost cricket in New Zealand' - Fleming
Former New Zealand captain Stephen Fleming has predicted that the success of the Indian Premier League and Twenty20 will encourage more youngsters in his country to choose cricket over rugby
ICL doesn't satisfy rules of 'authorised' cricket - Modi
Lalit Modi, the IPL chairman, has ruled out the possibility of official sanction to the rebel Indian Cricket League (ICL) as it fails to meet the norms of 'authorised unofficial cricket'
Rules to move
Why the IPL needs a well-defined legal framework to govern player transfers
Bloodaxe insists 'it was not my show'
Mark Ramprakash uses his column in the Daily Telegraph to speak honestly about Surrey’s dire season … and gets his excuses in early.
Asif's B sample tests positive
Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Asif's B sample has tested positive for a banned substance, according to an AFP report
Share Twenty20 riches - Jayawardene
Mahela Jayawardene, the Sri Lankan captain, feels the rise of Twenty20 cricket needs one big tournament with the revenue shared by all
Arafat joins Kolkata Knight Riders
Pakistan allrounder Yasir Arafat has signed up with Kolkata Knight Riders for the second edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL)
ICC concerned over threat of match-fixing in IPL
The International Cricket Council has concerns over the threat of match-fixing in the Indian Premier League (IPL), ICC general manager Dave Richardson said
Same format, different ball game
The Twenty20 Cup may not be a patch on the IPL but there's a lot more riding on the tournament this year
Modi rules out lifting IPL salary cap
Lalit Modi insisted the US$5 million salary cap on franchisees will remain in place for at least the next two seasons
IPL teams to get first pick on players - Modi
Franchises from the IPL will get first priority over players for the proposed Champions League, and any team that fields a cricketer from the unofficial Indian Cricket League will be automatically disqualified
IPL franchises can trade players - Modi
Lalit Modi, the IPL commissioner, has said franchises will be allowed to trade players before the 2009 season gets underway
Countries win out over cash?
If there's a clash in loyalty when the Champions League takes place, it has been agreed that IPL players will represent the domestic teams of their home countries
How many leagues can cricket sustain?
Why the marketer's dream of a Premier League in every country is a pie in the sky
Watson called to fill Hayden's one-day shoes
Shane Watson was named as Matthew Hayden's replacement for the one-day leg of the West Indies tour
Worth the spend?
Cricinfo looks at the best buys, and those players who surely didn't do enough to justify their price tags
'Our success was about man-management'
The Rajasthan Royals' chief of coaching talks about the team's amazing run in the IPL