It is learnt that Dharamsala, Jaipur, Raipur, Indore, Kanpur and Vizag have been shortlisted as alternate venues for group league fixtures.
At his favourite venue, Mumbai captain Rohit Sharma fires 54-ball 82* to guide the defending champs chase down 188.
Mumbai Indians lost their first game to Rising Pune SuperGiants while KKR humbled Delhi Daredevils.
Another flop show with the bat does Delhi Daredevils in, while KKR produce a clinical effort in their opening encounter.
BCCI Secretary Anurag Thakur and IPL Chairman Rajeev Shukla refused to comment on Harsha Bhogle’s sudden ouster.
With Rahul Dravid roped in as mentor and Paddy Upton as head coach, DD made a strong shift towards Rajasthan Royals model.
Theirs is a repetitive narrative of heartbreaks — undone by a cocktail of brain freeze, nervousness and occasional refereeing blunders.
It was England's game to lose. But Ben Stokes blew it away. Four length balls in a row and all of them disappeared into the crowd.
Hayley Matthews and Stafanie Taylor fashion West Indies to their first World T20 triumph, Australia dethroned.
After disappointment at 50-over World Cup last year, England have turn things around to reach World T20 final in 2016.
For India, it has been a one-man show with the bat. Rohit Sharma has scored 45 runs, Shikhar Dhawan 43, Suresh Raina 41 and Yuvraj Singh 51. Much below Kohli's 184.
New Zealand's fourth successive victory was halted for 11 minutes when one of the light towers went off at Eden Gardens.
Bangladesh played their first Test in November 2000. Sixteen years down the line, Bangladesh haven’t yet reached the semi-finals of any ICC event.
Eden Gardens’ playing arena underwent an overhaul under Sujan Mukherjee. And the India, Pakistan fixture had everyone perplexed.
Virat Kohli's unbeaten 55 helps India recover from 23/3 to overhaul Pakistan’s total of 118 in rain hit match.
The Virat Kohli-Mohammad Amir exchange during the two team's practice session was touching.
Unpredictability of the format and the teams’ contrasting form in World T20 means there are no favourites for India-Pakistan contest.
Afghanistan ride on captain Asghar Stanikzai’s 62 off 47 but in the end are pipped by Tillakaratne Dilshan’s unbeaten 83.
Lasith Malinga last bowled against UAE and made an impact with his 4/26 which was instrumental in their only win in the Asia Cup T20.
Ahead of the India match, Shahid Afridi makes 19-ball 49, takes two wickets as Pakistan thrash Bangladesh by 55 runs.
Pakistan's participation was in doubt till last minute, but now that they are here, Afridi & Co. hope to bury past when they face Bangladesh.
India start the ICC World T20 as clear favourites but they have to deal with the likes of South Africa, New Zealand, Australia and Pakistan.
Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridid says his team feel they have more following in India than in their own country.
Pakistan confirm participation after West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee gives written assurance on security.
Rohit Sharma hit 98* before four bowlers picked two wickets each as India beat West Indies by 45 runs in warm-up.
Blue ridband India-Pakistan World T20 match shifted out of Himachal Pradesh to Eden Gardens by ICC after PCB raises safety concerns.
MS Dhoni’s batting throughout the Asia Cup confirmed that he was showing signs of being able to play the big shots at will.
India clinch Asia Cup trophy for a record sixth time after beating hosts Bangladesh by eight wickets.
A medical college in Dhaka now has its own version of t20 league and Indians, mostly Kashmiris, have a decent presence in it.
Hosts will hope to ride on support of passionate fans, confidence from beating Pakistan when they play No.1 ranked India in final
Everyone related to Bangladesh cricket credits him for the team’s limited-overs/ODI resurgence.
Lasith Malinga hasn’t recovered from a bad knee and his absence was a reason why Sri Lanka bowed out of the Asia Cup with a whimper.
Pakistan's collective batting effort helped the team chase down Sri Lanka's 151-run target in the last league game of Asia Cup.
Martin Crowe's death cast a shadow over but brother Jeff Crowe stands strong to discharge his duties in an inconsequential contest.
India’s recent string of success - 3-0 win in Australia, win over Sri Lanka, run in Asia Cup - has barely allowed any room for experiments.
Despite a spirited effort by Mohammad Amir towards the end, Bangladesh batsmen hold nerves to hang on and reach the final.
Author of bestselling novels such as The Rozabal Line, Chanakya’s Chant and The Krishna Key, Ashwin Sanghi is known for delving into history and mythology.