The IPL begins with the defending champions Mumbai Indians taking on the Kolkata Knight Riders.
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Kolkata Knight Riders have a talented bunch of all-rounders.
In a format where an over can make a difference, here are the utility players to watch out for.
Srinivasan submitted a 34-point report, questioning his withdrawal as BCCI president.
"BETTING ON CRICKET IS ILLEGAL. SINGING A SONG ABOUT IT, ISN'T."
Top Indian footballers Syed Rahim Nabi and Ishfaq Ahmed feel Ganguly will increase viewership.
ACC said they are doing their best to end the international ban on Pakistan since 2009.
Thayers were returning to USA on Titanic as First-Class passengers. He passed away on April 15, 1912.
Watson said his team are looking to put last year's controversies behind them going in to IPL 7.
Sundaram stated, "he is no longer interested" in continuing his job and cited personal reasons for quitting.
Atanu Dutta was guilty of for aiding betting through phone calls to bookies India and the UAE.
The all-rounder had played for St Annes as a junior before joining Lancashire.
Ganguly hopes that his team succeeds, but says he isn't looking at it as business.
Moody will be responsible for the BBL team's list management, talent identification and recruitment.
Johnson, however is hopeful of making it to the World squad to be held in Australia-New Zealand..
Punjab may have made a risky choice by appointing Bailey as captain given IPL's recent history.
South Africa take home USD 475,000 for remaining on top of Test Rankings.
The royal couple will be greeted by children from the 14 participating nations in ICC World Cup 2015.
Manjerekar feels pitches in UAE will play like a typical sub-continental wicket.
Johnson says the massive crowd support during the IPL make players feel like rock stars
Indian Premier League kicks off with Mumbai Indians taking on the Kolkata Knight Riders.
State units will get additional Rs 15 crores as India gains more from ICC revenue sharing.
To start with, there would not be any opening ceremony this year, replaced by a gala dinner.
Flintoff has taken part in a wide range of sporting challenges since quitting in 2010.
Chennai Super Kings reached the final of IPL 2013.
For all practical purposes, the dugout is an enclosure for the men involved in the heat and intensity.
Miller said that he is a complete team man and he is prepared to bat anywhere.
Tendulkar said, he is delighted to continue his association with Mumbai Indians.
Shahrukh would be putting on a short performance before the opening match of IPL 2014.
Latif says backing a corrupt player was one of the reasons that forced him to back out.
Richards was at the peak of his prowess by mid 1980s.
India and Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni has so far avoided questions on the IPL.
Rhodes says he'd throw himself at stumps because he wasn’t confident of getting a direct hit.
Rajshahi Division batsmen broke several records in First-Class cricket recently.
It will be interesting to see how some of the Indian players perform in IPL.
Pakistani players have been barred from participating in the IPL.
A friendship series in Houston was held in which several Pakistan Test players took part.
Adrian Barath, born on April 14, 1990, is an opening batsman from West Indies.
Otago slow bowler Craig was plucked from obscurity by New Zealand.
Mumbai Indians enter the IPL 2014 as the defending champions.
Kevin Pietersen, Pat Cummins and Corey Anderson face crucial IPL 2014.
Fleming stressed the need for CSK for getting back to cricketing matters.
Ganguly stated that international clubs would better the state of Indian football.
Chris Gayle is looking forward to play with Yuvraj Singh.
Ganguly said that Sachin doesn't have as much control over football as he has with the bat.
Twenty-eight aspirants were interviewed for the coveted post by the cricket association.
UST Global signed a three-year sponsorship deal with Chennai Super Kings.
USHA International is one of India's leading household consumer durables company,
Moin served as Pakistan coach for the last three months.
Kerala engineer took to social media campaign to reach out to Tendulkar.
Rahane said Steyn's vicious bouncer proved to be a decisive moment in his international career.
Tendulkar is set to own the Mumbai franchise with features Rafael Nadal.
"Last year, we developed a good chemistry with the guys. We look forward to do that again."
Rishi Dhawan moves from Mumbai Indians to Kings XI Punjab; to play alongside Sehwag.
PCB is all set to appoint Waqar for a second term after Rashid Latif turned down working with the board.
Horn, had earlier worked with the Indian cricket team and the South African side
"I feel good that they used the card for me and that has given me a lot of confidence."
Hodge will be a template for cricketers who will gravitate to scope provided by T20 leagues.
Despite his willingness to survive at the crease, Pairaudeau did not have an exceptional career.
Pakistan's pace bowlers performed well below expectations in World T20.
Bosch, was one of the first fast bowlers to play for South Africa after their re-admission
Gogumal Kishenchand played on till an age of 44 and quit after completing 29 First-Class seasons.
Root averaged only 25 in Ashes 2013-14.
Venkatesh Prasad has been part of all the previous Indian Premier League (IPL) seasons.
The batting department is undoubtedly Royal Challengers Bangalore’s biggest strength.
Commandur Rangachari was born on April 14, 1916.
India is no longer a force in Asia, let alone the world.
Baroda’s bowlers have been instrumental in the team’s success in this tournament.
Kolkata Knight Riders would be hoping to do a lot better than their previous show.
Ali Murtaza picked up two wickets for Uttar Pradesh.
William Tavare scored his runs at a reasonable rate in County debut.
Prince Christian Victor was born on April 14, 1867.
Five of the eight IPL teams will be captained by Indians.
Born on April 14, 1984, Umar Gul has been the face of Pakistan's pace bowling in recent times.
It is to be seen how the bowlers will adjust to the conditions in the UAE.
Shukla told politicians in the past have contributed heavily to cricket.
PCB is now waiting for a final confirmation from the BCCI following its Working Committee meeting
Ganguly bagged the ISL Kolkata franchise in the auction.
Butt believes the PCB has been partial towards Amir.
Senior PCB official also said that Mushtaq Ahmed is also interested in coming back to the fold.
Sethi claims that the 'Big Three' have assured Pakistan of more matches.
"The Board is going from bad to worse... If such people run the show, then only God can save us"
Morkel had a tough time during the ICC World T20 2014.
Suresh Raina believes Chennai can ward off the pressure during IPL 2014.
Pietersen has batted in the nets and also faced throwdowns during the three-day session.
Klinger moves from South Australia after five years.
Huawei had globally partnered with famous football clubs Arsenal, Paris Saint Germain and Canberra Raiders.
In the six Tests he played for his country, Watambwa took 14 wickets.
Tendulkar won the right to own the Kochi franchise in partnership with the Prasad V Potluri of PVP Ventures.
Verma said Chaudhary was facing enquiry from the Central Vigilance Commission for corruption.
Rajasthan Royals have repeatedly exceeded expectations in IPL.
Virat Kohli said he is aiming to take RCB to its maiden IPL title this season.
Ranbir Kapoor, Salman Khan and John Abraham bag three other franchises.
Pietersen didn’t take part in practicing his cricketing skills
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Everton Matambanadzo, born on April 13, 1976, is a former Zimbabwe medium-fast bowler.
The news must have reached Aamer that Wisden have chosen this year’s quintet as well.
Lets look back at one of the proudest days in the history of English cricket.