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Dhoni drives Chennai to 5-wkt win over Bangalore in IPL

BANGALORE, India (AP) Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni bludgeoned an unbeaten 70 off 34 balls and led Chennai Super Kings to the top of Indian Premier League points table with a five-wicket victory over Royal Challengers Bangalore on Wednesday. (MORE)

Gautam Gambir quits as captain of IPL's Delhi Daredevils

NEW DELHI (AP) Gautam Gambhir has stepped down as captain of IPL franchise Delhi Daredevils after his team lost five of its first six matches. (MORE)

Mumbai beaten yet again in IPL as Hyderabad defends only 118

MUMBAI, India (AP) Sunrisers Hyderabad successfully defended their second lowest total in Indian Premier League history by recording 31-run victory over defending champions Mumbai Indians on Tuesday. (MORE)

Amir gets visa, travels to UK on Wednesday

ISLAMABAD (AP) Pakistan fast bowler Mohammad Amir was issued a British visa on Tuesday just a day after the team left for tours of Ireland and England. (MORE)

Punjab pulls off sensational 4-run win over Delhi in IPL

NEW DELHI (AP) Needing five runs off the last ball to win, Shreyas Iyer went for the big hit. (MORE)

Amir's departure for Pakistan tour delayed by visa problem

ISLAMABAD (AP) Fast bowler Mohammad Amir's departure for the Pakistan cricket team's tour of Ireland and Britain has been delayed due to a problem in obtaining his visa. (MORE)

Chennai, Rajasthan win cliffhangers in IPL

HYDERABAD, India (AP) Chennai Super Kings survived an onslaught from Kane Williamson and Yusuf Pathan to beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by four runs on Sunday in an Indian Premier League thriller. (MORE)

Big wins for Punjab and Bangalore in IPL

KOLKATA, India (AP) Chris Gayle and Lokesh Rahul smashed half-centuries as Kings XI Punjab went to the top of the Indian Premier League after routing Kolkata Knight Riders by nine wickets on Saturday. (MORE)

Ahmed defends Pakistan squad as 'best of the best'

ISLAMABAD (AP) Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed has defended the 16-man national squad for tours of Ireland and England as the "best of the best" despite criticism over the omission of batsman Fawad Alam. (MORE)

Watson century powers Chennai past Rajasthan in IPL

PUNE, India (AP) Shane Watson capitalized on a dropped catch in the first over and whacked 106 as Chennai Super Kings drove to an easy 64-run victory over Rajasthan Royals in the Indian Premier League on Friday. (MORE)