New franchise will be beneficial for IPL: Rajasthan Royals owner Manoj Badale
Wednesday, December 25, 2019, 7:52 PM
The last couple of years have seen constant talks of new teams joining the Indian Premier League(IPL) family and while it remains to be seen if the 2021 season will see the inclusion of one or two new franchises in the cash-rich league, inaugural season-champions Rajasthan-Royals owner Manoj Badale feels that it could be a blessing for the game if new teams come in.
Skipper Ashwin should have maintained decorum: BCCI
Tuesday, March 26, 2019, 8:26 PM
Kings XI Punjab skipper Ashwin might have called his decision to 'Mankad' Rajasthan Royals batsman Jos Buttler in Jaipur as instinctive but Royals weren't impressed, with skipper Ajinkya Rahane, head-coach Paddy Upton and brand-ambassador Shane Warne making their displeasure known. BCCI official said that only cricketing skills should be used on pitch to dismiss batsmen and that gives-out correct-message to those watching and learning.