Free Press Journal
  • Mahi’s daughter Ziva has changed him as a person

    Mumbai : He doesn’t know if the cricketer in him is any different since fatherhood but Mahendra Singh Dhoni says daughter Ziva has certainly changed the person that he is, especially in his attempts to keep her on the “backfoot”.

  • Batting down the order in IPL was like quicksand for me, says Dhoni

    Mumbai : Inspirational skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, who guided Chennai Super Kings to their third Indian Premier League (IPL) title triumph this year, on Monday said he was determined to bat up the order as coming in the lower half was akin to being in quicksand for him.

  • IPL Final: MS Dhoni-led CSK does it again

    M S Dhoni’s team has staged a glorious come-back. After a two-year ban following the betting scandal, the Chennai Super Kings registered their class yet again in the latest edition of the Indian Premier League. Legendary Captain Cool’s leadership overcame other hardships as well. After the first match at the home ground in Chennai, the CSK had to move out to Pune following protests over the river water dispute with Karnataka.

  • Mumbai ‘lucky’ venue for CSK this IPL

    Mumbai, The iconic Wankhede Stadium has been a ‘lucky’ venue for the Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led Chennai Super Kings, who lifted the IPL trophy for the third time after beating Sunrisers Hyderabad in the summit clash here.

  • CSK wins IPL 2018

    IPL 2018: Harbhajan Singh, Ambati Rayudu equal Rohit Sharma’s record of four IPL wins; read how

    Chennai Super Kings (CSK) made a remarkable comeback in the 11th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL). CSK thrashed Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in the most difficult final to lift the trophy for the third time. Chasing 179 in 20 overs, CSK opener Shane Watson struck 117 runs off 57 balls to help the team win their third title. And with the win, CSK become the second

  • IPL 2018 Awards: DD’s Rishabh Pant is Emerging Player, MI get Fairplay Award; check out who won what

    Mumbai: After a long wait of six years, the Indian Premier League (IPL) trophy went to the league’s most consistent team – the Chennai Super Kings (CSK). While the CSK won the Cup and our hearts too, it was Delhi Daredevils (DD), the team which ended eighth on the points table, that dominated the closing ceremony by winning three of the eight awards.

  • Age is just a number, fitness matters, says MS Dhoni after IPL triumph

    Mumbai: Chennai Super Kings’ fairy tale comeback is a proof that fitness matter more than age, said skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni after guiding his team to a third IPL title. At the auction, CSK were criticised for picking up nine players in their 30s including Shane Watson and Ambati Rayudu, who eventually were instrumental in the team’s triumph.

  • IPL Final: Shane Watson has been a star performer, says Stephen Fleming

    New Delhi: Chennai Super Kings (CSK) Head coach Stephen Fleming on Sunday heaped praises on Shane Watson for his power-packed performance, as the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) won their third Indian Premier League (IPL) title, defeating the Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) by eight wickets, here at the Wankhede Stadium.

  • IPL Final: Shane Watson blitz helps Chennai clinch 3rd IPL title

    Mumbai: Chennai Super Kings completed a fairy tale comeback from disgrace to glory, clinching their third IPL title after imposing all-rounder Shane Watson single-handedly hammered Sunrises Hyderabad into submission with a blazing hundred in the final here on Sunday.

  • Chennai are Super Kings of IPL

    Watson’s ton helps CSK crush Hyderabad by eight wickets to clinch third Indian Premier League crown.

  • We won defying all odds, says Dwayne Bravo

    Mumbai : Back in the mix after a two-year hiatus and playing almost all of their home games away from home, Dwayne Bravo said Chennai Super Kings (CSK) defied all odds to lift their third Indian Premier League (IPL) title thrashing Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) by eight wickets here on Sunday.

  • BCCI goes ‘green’ after joining hands with UN

    Mumbai : The BCCI and UN Environment on Sunday signed an agreement to promote ‘green’ cricket in India. BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary and Erik Solheim, Executive Director of UN Environment, signed a letter of intent at the BCCI headquarters here ahead of the IPL final between Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Sunrisers Hyderabad(SRH).

  • IPL 2018 Final Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad: Live scores, Match updates, Commentary

    The ultimate moment of IPL 2018 league has arrived. After all the struggles and hard work of various teams, we have got the two finalist who will play against each other to claim the title. Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will play against the Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai in the final of IPL 2018 league today. Both the teams also topped the points table after the group stage with

  • IPL 2018 Final Chennai Super Kings vs Sunrisers Hyderabad: 5 players to watch out for

    Chennai Super Kings is scheduled to play against Sunrisers Hyderabad in the IPL 2018 final today at Wankhede stadium, Mumbai. Both the teams were at the top of the points table after the group stage and they also qualified for the playoffs much before than other teams. It can be said that the most deserving teams of the league have qualified for the finals. But the confusion of which team is better

  • IPL 2018 Final: FPJ’s Dream XI for Chennai Super Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad

    It is the day all IPL fans were waiting, it’s toughest final day. 2-time title holder Chennai Super Kings (CSK) are set to lock horns against the Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH). Both, CSK and SRH, banking on their strong batting and bowling line-up will leave no stone unturned to win the coveted title. Both the teams had earlier faced each other in the qualifier 1 in which CSK held onto their nerves to

  • IPL 2018 Final: Top 10 interesting trivia about Chennai Super Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad

    The 2018 Indian Premier League (IPL) is reached its business end with Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Sunrisers Hyderabad will clash to get their hands on the coveted trophy. This year’s IPL league was one of the most exciting one with every team in contention for the playoffs. The tournament is arguable the biggest franchise-based T20 competition around the world. In its 10 years, the tournament has witnessed