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1 day ago
The pacer has appeared in IPL for four franchises over the years. (Photo credit: Instagram/@iamrvk23)

  • R Vinay Kumar picked up a total of 504 wickets in 1389 matches in first class cricket
  • Kumar has played in 31 One Day Internationals, one Test match and nine T20 International matches for India
  • He led Karnataka to two successive Ranji Trophy wins in 2013-2014 and 2014-2015

3 days ago.Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
In the third Test on Wednesday, Patel scalped off six wickets at the expense of 38 runs. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Axar Patel made his first-class debut for Gujarat at the age of 18
  • Patel was signed in the IPL by Mumbai Indians in 2014
  • So far, the off-spinner has taken two five-wicket hauls in his two Test matches

5 days ago.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Suryakumar Yadav scored 480 runs in IPL 2020. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@surya_14kumar)

  • Suryakumar Yadav got his maiden India call-up for the T20I series against England
  • He thanked Mumbai Indians for their support
  • Yadav said the opportunity has came for him at the right time

18 Feburary.Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
The IPL auction is about fairytales, surprises, narratives and redemption. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@IPL)

  • The IPL 2021 Auction will take place on February 18 in Chennai
  • Punjab Kings will enter the auction with the largest pursue
  • A grand total of 292 cricketers is set to go under the hammer

9 Feburary.Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
The IPL will have a mini-auction on February 18 in Chennai with a maximum of 61 slots up for the grabs.(Photo Credit: Twitter/@IPL)

  • Interested bidders for Vivo's rights are fantasy gaming platform Dream11 and edu-tech start-up Unacademy
  • Vivo had earlier suspended its IPL title sp interested biddersonsorship rights for 2020 edition
  • BCCI brass are expecting that a clearer picture might emerge by the weekend

5 Feburary.New Delhi, Delhi, India
England captain Joe Root opted out of IPL auction. (Photo credit: Twitter/@ICC)

  • Arjun Tendulkar enrolled in the auction with a base price of Rs 20 lakh
  • A total of 814 players from India and 283 from overseas - registered for the auction
  • Maximum entries came from the West Indies (56)

The IPL player auction will be held in February. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@IPL)

  • BCCI treasurer Arun Dhumal said the board is confident that it would be able to host IPL 2021
  • India is probably safer than UAE at this point, Dhumal said
  • The UAE is experiencing a spike in COVID-19 cases

20 January.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Lasith Malinga is tge highest wicket taker in the IPL with 170 scalps against his name. (Photo credit: Instagram/@MIPaltan)

  • Lasith Malinga last made a T20 appearance in March 2020 against West Indies
  • Malinga has claimed 390 wickets in 295 matches he has played for different franchises
  • Malinga didn't participate in the 2020 IPL citing personal reasons

20 January.Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
CSK will be submitting the final list to the BCCI on Wednesday evening. (Photo Credit: Twitter/CSK)

  • CSK will be led by MS Dhoni
  • Murali Vijay, Kedar Jadhav and Piyush Chawla’s fate hangs in balance
  • Harbhajan Singh's contract with CSK has also come to an end

7 January.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
The meeting between Brijesh Patel and IPL's governing council was held earlier this week. (Photo credit: Twitter/@IPL)

  • Brijesh Patel said that the date of the auction is yet to be finalised
  • Reportedly, a mini-auction will be held in the second or third week of February
  • The eight IPL teams enjoy a players' purse of Rs 85 crore