Free Press Journal
  • IPL 2018: With 371 million, 11th season witnesses highest-ever opening week viewership

    The 11th-edition of India’s cash-rich tournament, the Indian Premier League 2018, has started with a bang with its best teams clashing against each other. There is no hidden fact that the IPL is one of the biggest sporting events in India and now it is proven with new viewership record. According to BARC report, IPL 2018 has become the most watched edition, as far as the opening

  • IPL 2018, Match 17: FPJ’s Dream XI for Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals

    The two former IPL champions Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) are all set to lock horns against each other at Pune ground. This is the first match for CSK after BCCI shifted their venue from Chennai owing to protest over Cauvery. Till now, both the teams have 4 points each. CSK started their campaign with a terrific win against defending champions Mumbai Indians. However, in the third match they

  • IPL 2018: Chris Gayle played to perfection, says Andrew Tye

    Mohali: Kings XI Punjab speedster Andrew Tye heaped praise on his side’s explosive opener Chris Gayle, saying the West Indian played to perfection during his unbeaten knock of 104 against Sunrisers Hyderabad in their IPL match here. Gayle’s 63-ball unbeaten innings, which included 11 sixes, helped KXIP post a total of 193/3. In reply, the Sunrisers fell short by 15 runs. “Gayle played to perfection.

  • IPL 2018: 5 Talking points from Kings XI Punjab getting the better of Sunrisers Hyderabad

    So, the inevitable finally happened and Sunrisers Hyderabad’s unbeaten streak was ended by Kings XI Punjab on Thursday at Mohali. Punjab, riding on Chris Gayle’s majestic ton pounced on Hyderabad’s strong bowling and won the match by 15 runs. Kings are now looking like a very strong team with three wins out of four and Ravichandran Ashwin is walking the talk of changing the fortunes of this underrated side.

  • IPL 2018 Points Table: Team Rankings, Team Standings, Matches Played

    April 7 marks the beginning of the eleventh edition of the Indian Premier League. Eight teams are participating in the tournament. Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings are making a comeback after serving a ban of two years. Total 8 teams will be participating in the tournament viz Royal Challengers Bangalore, Kolkata Knight Riders, King XI Punjab, Delhi Daredevils, Mumbai Indians, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings. The competition has

  • Uthappa feels any total looks chaseable now

    Jaipur : Explosive Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Robin Uthappa feels cricket is going through a paradigm shift to a power game and any total on board now looks chaseable.

  • CSK & RR look to get back to winning ways

    A loss in their last outing has hurt both the former champions and they will look to get back to winning ways when they face off. With two wins and two defeats, Rajasthan Royals are fifth with four points, while Chennai have also gathered an equal number of points with two victories from three matches. They are placed fourth because of better net run rate.

  • IPL 2018 Match 16 KXIP vs SRH: Live scores, Match updates, Commentary

    Kings XI Punjab will take on Sunrisers Hyderabad in IPL 2018 at Mohali today. Both teams have run into good form and are sitting pretty at the points table. Punjab led by Ravichandran Ashwin are finally playing with their best eleven with the inclusion of Chris Gayle and would hope that other big guns such as Aaron Finch and Yuvraj Singh would fire pretty soon. The bowling attack handled pretty well amid onslaught by MS

  • CSK, IPL 2018, Pune, Whistle Podu Express

    IPL 2018: Chennai Super Kings organises ‘Whistle Podu Express’ for yellow brigade to watch the match in Pune

    After the protest over shifting IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings‘ (CSK) remaining matches outside Tamil Nadu, the BCCI announced shift in IPL venues from Chennai to Pune owing to increasing dispute over the Cauvery issue. Well, the move was surely disappointing for many yellow army’s fans but this also couldn’t stop them from going to cheer their favourite team who will now play in Pune as the franchise has organised a