Deepti Patwardhan

Nursery rhymes

Over the years, the maidans of Mumbai and the tournaments held on them through rain, dust and sun have spawned some of the most technically-adept batsmen to ever play the game for the country. Deepti

08 May 2019

IPL: Riders out, Risers through

Mumbai top table with crushing victory over Kolkata, assuring playoff spot for Hyderabad

06 May 2019

KKR look to stay in hunt, MI target top-2

The last time Mumbai Indians faced off against Kolkata Knight Riders, it turned out to be an Andre Russell show.

05 May 2019

Malinga and Hardik overcome Vill power

The game was on a knife’s edge as Mumbai Indians entered their 19th over against Royal Challengers Bangalore.

16 Apr 2019

IPL 2019: Rohit and Co wary of De Villiers threat at Wankhede

 Mumbai Indians will have no time to lick their wounds as they get ready to play their third match in five days.

15 Apr 2019

IPL 2019: Jos Buttler fifty helps Rajasthan Royals to upstage Mumbai Indians

De Kock and Hardik help MI post 187/5. Despite a middle-order trip-up, Buttler’s pyrotechnics up front give RR second win of season  

14 Apr 2019

In-form Mumbai Indians look to wrist initiative against Rajasthan Royals

 For the struggling Rajasthan Royals, their drama-filled last-ball loss to Chennai Super Kings on Thursday would have been heartbreaking.

13 Apr 2019

MI Possible!

Stand-in captain Pollard’s stunning assault takes Mumbai Indians to a thrilling last-ball win over Kings XI Punjab; Rahul’s ton in vain

11 Apr 2019

Farmer’s son Desai fetches over Rs 1 crore in Pro Kabaddi League 7 auction

Playing his debut season in Pro Kabaddi in 2018, Desai, while playing for U Mumba, finished with a whopping 218 raid points.

09 Apr 2019

Rishabh Pant's blitzkrieg powers Delhi Capitals past Mumbai Indians

Mumbai Indians continue to stumble at the start of the season, and have not won their opening match since 2012.

25 Mar 2019

In cricket capital, Delhi seek change

It has been an anxious run up to this IPL for Mumbai Indians, who are looking to win a record fourth title.

24 Mar 2019

Better late than never for Bengaluru FC

On the eve of the Indian Super League final, Dimas Delgado had cast his mind back to last season’s summit clash.

18 Mar 2019

ISL final: Friends turn foe as Bengaluru take on Goa

Less than a year ago, when Carles Cuadrat was offered the managerial role at Bengaluru FC, he reached out to another former Barcelona man, Sergio Lobera.

17 Mar 2019

Leander Paes not rattled by drop in rankings

The 18-time doubles Slam champion, even at the age of 45, is looking ahead rather than dwell on his past achievements or disappointments.

05 Mar 2019

Narain Karthikeyan stresses need to make karting affordable

The man who put India on the F1 map believes the sport is still only accessible and affordable for a select few and hasn’t quite been able to improve its popularity ratings.

26 Feb 2019