Shane Watson has been with the Royals since the inaugural season in 2008 and contributed to the team at all levels.
BCCI earlier had shortlisted South Africa, UAE and Bangladesh but will take a fresh stock of the situation.
Singh says that the IPL is 100% fixed and he is only aware of one owner who is directly involved in betting, Mallya.
The IPL was held in South Africa in 2009 as well because of the general elections in India.
Delhi Daredevils went all out to bag Dinesh Karthik, and retained Kevin Pietersen’s services.
Mudgal throws light on array of issues affecting Indian Premier League, and suggests way forward.
Taking over the reins at Kings XI Punjab, this will be Sanjay Bangar’s first stint as an IPL franchise coach.
The Gary Kirsten-Eric Simons partnership were hugely successful with Team India.
Dinesh Karthik pointed out that domestic players got good bids because of potential they possessed.
The first player to go up for auction on Day Two was Anirudha Srikkanth, son of former India opener Kris Srikkanth.
Indian Premier League was held in South Africa in 2009 as well because of the general elections in India.
While Parvez Rasool was understandably cautious with his remarks, his state’s chief minister, Omar Abdullah, wasn’t.
IPL 7 auction Day 2: Uncapped players go at a premium as franchises shop for nuts-and-bolts cricketers.
Karn Sharma was relieved to hear about being retained by Sunrisers Hyderbad during the IPL 7 auction,
Recently, Karn Sharma was selected in the probables list for the World T20 although he didn’t make it in the final 15.
Yuvraj Singh also features in Indian squad for the ICC World Twenty20 to be held in Bangladesh.
At Rs 10 crore, it was announced that Yuvraj Singh has been sold to Royal Challengers Bangalore.
IPL 7 auction: Karn was sold to Sunrisers Hyderabad for INR 3.5 Crore while Rishi went to Kings XI Punjab for 3 Crore.
Mumbai Indians paid Rs 4.5 crore for Anderson, a tad less than what they had splurged on Maxwell 12 months ago.
A team insider said that Pietersen was informally our leader in 2102, nurturing young talents and was excellent at that.
Yuvraj Singh becomes most expensive signing at IPL 7 auction as RCB buys him for Rs 14cr.
Apart from the Indian duo there were some foreign benefactors, who forced owners to dig deep inside their pockets.
Apart from KXIP, it was Sunrisers Hyderabad who had a fruitful outing on the first day of the two-day IPL auction.
Yuvraj, Karthik go for 14 crore and 12.5 respectively as Pathan brothers don’t fetch a big price.
There’s a wider pool this time with the ECB allowing their players to participate in the show.
Anderson, Pietersen, Finch and the likes will be expected to be the marquee names setting off bidding wars.
This will be the first year where even uncapped players will be part of the Indian Premier League auctions.
There are 46 capped Indian players in the list of 208 international players who have enrolled for the auction.
Pepsi, after a sponsorship deal with the Mumbai Indians, has retained pouring rights for all the franchises.
All-rounder Corey Anderson’s ability to clear ropes will make him a big draw at IPL auction.