Free Press Journal
  • IPL 2018 Qualifier 2 SRH vs KKR: Live scores, Match updates, Commentary

    Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) will play against Kolkata Night Riders (KKR) in the second qualifier match today at Eden Gardens in Kolkata. Both the teams have shown spectacular performance to reach playoffs. While Sunrisers Hyderabad will be under little pressure as they recently lost to Chennai Super Kings in first qualifier, Kolkata Knight Riders is full of confidence after its victory over Rajasthan Royals. Today’s match is going to be an event not to miss

  • IPL 2018 Qualifier 2: FPJ’s Dream XI for Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kolkata Knight Riders

    Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) and Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) are all set to clash in the must-win encounter of the IPL Qualifier 2. A win will take the team into Sunday’s final at Mumbai’s Wankhede Stadium against Chennai Super Kings (CSK). SRH, thanks to being at the top two, they have another chance to play and qualify for the finals. They lost to CSK in the Qualifier 1 at Wankhede.

  • Dhananjaya de Silva

    Sri Lanka cricketer Dhananjaya de Silva quits West Indies tour after father’s murder

    Colombo: The father of Sri Lankan cricket all-rounder Dhananjaya de Silva was shot dead by unidentified gunmen on the eve of the national team’s departure to the West Indies, police said. The player’s father Ranjan, a local politician, was gunned down in Ratmalana, a suburb of the capital Colombo, close to midnight yesterday, police said. An investigation is underway but no arrests have been made.

  • KKR banking on home advantage, says Kuldeep

    Kolkata : Two-time champions Kolkata Knight Riders will relish home advantage when it takes on a struggling Sunrisers Hyderabad in Qualifier 2 of the ongoing Indian Premier League, said the team’s left-arm wrist spinner Kuldeep Yadav.

  • Deeply sorry for RCB’s forgettable IPL season: Kohli

    New Delhi : India and Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli on Thursday said he was “deeply sorry” for RCB’s failure to make the ongoing Indian Premier League’s knockout stage and vowed to turn things around next season.

  • BBC is official radio broadcaster for WC

    Dubai : BBC Test Match Special has secured rights to broadcast ball-by-ball coverage of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, to be held in England and Wales next year.
    Test Match Special will be broadcast to fans on multiple platforms across UK, including on BBC Radio 5 live Sports Extra, Radio 4 Long Wave and the BBC Sport website.
    The broadcast of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 is part of a long-term deal

  • Border hails ‘amazing’ Cook as he equals his record

    London : Australia great Allan Border praised the “amazing” Alastair Cook as the England batsman equalled his record of 153 consecutive Tests by playing in the series opener against Pakistan at Lord’s on Thursday.

  • Warner wife miscarried after ball-tampering scandal

    Sydney : The wife of disgraced cricketer David Warner revealed Thursday she suffered a miscarriage in the aftermath of her husband’s part in a ball-tampering scandal that rocked the game.

  • Is IPL 2018 fixed? Hotstar airs promo of CSK v/s KKR final

    Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) beat Rajasthan Royals by 25 runs in the Eliminator of the IPL on Wednesday. With the win, KKR qualified for the second Qualifier against Sunrisers Hyderabad scheduled on Friday. However, even before the Qualifier 2 for the final spot, KKR had found a spot in an advertising where it shows the ‘Boys in Purple’ will face the ‘Yellow Army’ of Chennai Super Kings