KKR's star player Andre Russell talks about how he misses the atmosphere in India and playing at Eden Gardens
The 32-year-old Jamaican said that whenever his time with KKR ends, he would like to have an emotional farewell at the Eden Gardens
India spinner Kuldeep Yadav was quoted as saying in Kolkata Knight Riders website. Asked about last season, Kuldeep spoke about why he struggled to get going
Shah Rukh Khan says he has never given Chak De! India type of lessons to his Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) team.
Cummins became the most expensive foreign buy in the IPL at the auction in December when Kolkata Knight Riders shelled out a whopping Rs 15.50 crore for his services
Cummins had become the highest-paid overseas player in the history of the IPL with a contract worth USD 3.2 million with Kolkata Knight Riders.
In New Zealand the wickets were quite different, you might have seen that there were no spin tracks in Tests. Moreover, it was not a long Test series as well," Kuldeep told PTI on Thursday
RCB will take on Kolkata Knight Riders in their first match of the tournament on March 31
The Jamaican all-rounder kept working on his upper body and neglected his lower body due to which he suffered a knee injury and had to undergo surgery
The company diverted and siphoned the amount through cheating and had no real business that could repay this amount, the agency charged.
Cummins had been bought by eventual champions Mumbai Indians last season but was ruled out due to injury
On Thursday in Kolkata, Tambe, 48, became the oldest player to be picked at an IPL auction; bought by Kolkata Knight Riders at his base price of Rs 20 lakh.
Gambhir said KKR don't have the bench strength to deal with any injury crisis in the top order
The other Aussies in the fray Josh Hazlewood (Rs 2 Cr, CSK), Marcus Stoinis (Rs 4.80 Cr, Delhi), Chris Lynn (Rs 2 Cr, MI) and Mitchell Marsh (Rs 2 Cr, SRH)-were all picked up by their respective franchises
"Kolkata is very special to me. We won our two IPL trophies here. It's wonderful to come back here, I love coming to this city," Ambani told reporters
The following is the list of sold players in the Indian Premier League Players' Auction here on Thursday
Tim Southee, Alex Hales, Yusuf Pathan, Jason Holder, Carlos Brathwaite did not get any takers and went unsold
McCullum further added that Cummins was the best player in this auction and the side had to go all out for him
Piyush Chawla who was part of India's World Cup winnings squads in 2007 (T20) and 2011 (ODI), experienced butterflies in the stomach ahead of the auction but he was not at home to catch the action on television
Pravin Tambe, the former Rajasthan Royals leg-spinner, who was the oldest player in the list, was snapped up by Kolkata Knight Riders at his base price of Rs 20 lakh