Who will win IPL 2012?

IPL 2012 (IPL 5) Match Fixtures

Date and Time Match
Wed Apr 4 1st match – Chennai Super Kings v Mumbai Indians
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
Thu Apr 5 2nd match – Kolkata Knight Riders v Delhi Daredevils
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Fri Apr 6 3rd match – Mumbai Indians v Pune Warriors
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
Fri Apr 6 4th match – Rajasthan Royals v Kings XI Punjab
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur
Sat Apr 7 5th match – Royal Challengers Bangalore v Delhi Daredevils
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore
Sat Apr 7 6th match – Deccan Chargers v Chennai Super Kings
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam
Sun Apr 8 7th match – Rajasthan Royals v Kolkata Knight Riders
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur
Sun Apr 8 8th match – Pune Warriors v Kings XI Punjab
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium, Pune
Mon Apr 9 9th match – Deccan Chargers v Mumbai Indians
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Dr. Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium, Visakhapatnam
Tue Apr 10 10th match – Royal Challengers Bangalore v Kolkata Knight Riders
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore
Tue Apr 10 11th match – Delhi Daredevils v Chennai Super Kings
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi
Wed Apr 11 12th match – Mumbai Indians v Rajasthan Royals
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
Thu Apr 12 13th match – Chennai Super Kings v Royal Challengers Bangalore
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
Thu Apr 12 14th match – Kings XI Punjab v Pune Warriors
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali, Chandigarh
Fri Apr 13 15th match – Kolkata Knight Riders v Rajasthan Royals
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Sat Apr 14 16th match – Pune Warriors v Chennai Super Kings
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium, Pune
Sun Apr 15 17th match – Kolkata Knight Riders v Kings XI Punjab
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Sun Apr 15 18th match – Royal Challengers Bangalore v Rajasthan Royals
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore
Mon Apr 16 19th match – Mumbai Indians v Delhi Daredevils
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
Tue Apr 17 20th match – Rajasthan Royals v Deccan Chargers
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur
Tue Apr 17 21st match – Royal Challengers Bangalore v Pune Warriors
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore
Wed Apr 18 22nd match – Kings XI Punjab v Kolkata Knight Riders
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali, Chandigarh
Thu Apr 19 23rd match – Delhi Daredevils v Deccan Chargers
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi
Thu Apr 19 24th match – Chennai Super Kings v Pune Warriors
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
Fri Apr 20 25th match – Kings XI Punjab v Royal Challengers Bangalore
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali, Chandigarh
Sat Apr 21 26th match – Chennai Super Kings v Rajasthan Royals
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
Sat Apr 21 27th match – Delhi Daredevils v Pune Warriors
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi
Sun Apr 22 28th match – Mumbai Indians v Kings XI Punjab
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
Sun Apr 22 29th match – Deccan Chargers v Kolkata Knight Riders
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Barabati Stadium, Cuttack
Mon Apr 23 30th match – Rajasthan Royals v Royal Challengers Bangalore
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur
Tue Apr 24 31st match – Pune Warriors v Delhi Daredevils
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium, Pune
Tue Apr 24 32nd match – Kolkata Knight Riders v Deccan Chargers
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Wed Apr 25 33rd match – Kings XI Punjab v Mumbai Indians
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali, Chandigarh
Wed Apr 25 34th match – Royal Challengers Bangalore v Chennai Super Kings
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore
Thu Apr 26 35th match – Pune Warriors v Deccan Chargers
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium, Pune
Fri Apr 27 36th match – Delhi Daredevils v Mumbai Indians
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi
Sat Apr 28 37th match – Chennai Super Kings v Kings XI Punjab
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
Sat Apr 28 38th match – Kolkata Knight Riders v Royal Challengers Bangalore
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Sun Apr 29 39th match – Delhi Daredevils v Rajasthan Royals
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi
Sun Apr 29 40th match – Mumbai Indians v Deccan Chargers
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
Mon Apr 30 41st match – Chennai Super Kings v Kolkata Knight Riders
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
Tue May 1 42nd match – Deccan Chargers v Pune Warriors
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local Barabati Stadium, Cuttack
Tue May 1 43rd match – Rajasthan Royals v Delhi Daredevils
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur
Wed May 2 44th match – Royal Challengers Bangalore v Kings XI Punjab
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore
Thu May 3 45th match – Pune Warriors v Mumbai Indians
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium, Pune
Fri May 4 46th match – Chennai Super Kings v Deccan Chargers
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
Sat May 5 47th match – Kolkata Knight Riders v Pune Warriors
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Sat May 5 48th match – Kings XI Punjab v Rajasthan Royals
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali, Chandigarh
Sun May 6 49th match – Mumbai Indians v Chennai Super Kings
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
Sun May 6 50th match – Royal Challengers Bangalore v Deccan Chargers
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore
Mon May 7 51st match – Delhi Daredevils v Kolkata Knight Riders
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi
Tue May 8 52nd match – Pune Warriors v Rajasthan Royals
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium, Pune
Tue May 8 53rd match – Deccan Chargers v Kings XI Punjab
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Uppal, Hyderabad
Wed May 9 54th match – Mumbai Indians v Royal Challengers Bangalore
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
Thu May 10 55th match – Deccan Chargers v Delhi Daredevils
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Uppal, Hyderabad
Thu May 10 56th match – Rajasthan Royals v Chennai Super Kings
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur
Fri May 11 57th match – Pune Warriors v Royal Challengers Bangalore
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium, Pune
Sat May 12 58th match – Kolkata Knight Riders v Mumbai Indians
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Sat May 12 59th match – Chennai Super Kings v Delhi Daredevils
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
Sun May 13 60th match – Rajasthan Royals v Pune Warriors
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur
Sun May 13 61st match – Kings XI Punjab v Deccan Chargers
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali, Chandigarh
Mon May 14 62nd match – Royal Challengers Bangalore v Mumbai Indians
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore
Mon May 14 63rd match – Kolkata Knight Riders v Chennai Super Kings
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Tue May 15 64th match – Delhi Daredevils v Kings XI Punjab
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi
Wed May 16 65th match – Mumbai Indians v Kolkata Knight Riders
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
Thu May 17 66th match – Kings XI Punjab v Chennai Super Kings
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dharamsala
Thu May 17 67th match – Delhi Daredevils v Royal Challengers Bangalore
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi
Fri May 18 68th match – Deccan Chargers v Rajasthan Royals
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Uppal, Hyderabad
Sat May 19 69th match – Kings XI Punjab v Delhi Daredevils
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dharamsala
Sat May 19 70th match – Pune Warriors v Kolkata Knight Riders
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium, Pune
Sun May 20 71st match – Deccan Chargers v Royal Challengers Bangalore
10:30 GMT | 16:00 local Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Uppal, Hyderabad
Sun May 20 72nd match – Rajasthan Royals v Mumbai Indians
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur
Tue May 22 Qualifier 1 – TBC v TBC (1st v 2nd)
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local Subrata Roy Sahara Stadium, Pune
Wed May 23 Eliminator – TBC v TBC (3rd v 4th)
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore
Fri May 25 Qualifier 2 – TBC v TBC (Winner Eliminator v Loser Qualifier 1)
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
Sun May 27 Final – TBC v TBC
14:30 GMT | 20:00 local MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai

ICC World cup 2011 – India vs Australia Warm up match highlights

This month Poll

World Cup 2011 – Warm up matches schedule

World cup 2011 is around the corner and almost all teams started to arrive.

Every nation has been given 2 practice matches ahead of the main tournament.

Here is the schedule of the warm up matches ,

Date and Time Match
Sun Feb 6 Afghanistan v Kenya
ICC Global Cricket Academy Ground No 2, Dubai
Sun Feb 6 Canada v Netherlands
ICC Global Cricket Academy, Dubai
Sun Feb 6 Ireland v Zimbabwe
Dubai International Cricket Stadium
Tue Feb 8 Afghanistan v Canada
ICC Global Cricket Academy Ground No 2, Dubai
Tue Feb 8 Ireland v Kenya
ICC Global Cricket Academy, Dubai
Tue Feb 8 Netherlands v Zimbabwe
Dubai International Cricket Stadium
Sat Feb 12
04:00 GMT | 09:30 local
09:30 IST
Kenya v West Indies
R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Sat Feb 12
08:30 GMT | 14:30 local
14:00 IST
Bangladesh v Canada
Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong
Sat Feb 12
09:00 GMT | 14:30 local
Ireland v New Zealand
Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Jamtha, Nagpur
Sat Feb 12
09:00 GMT | 14:30 local
South Africa v Zimbabwe
MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
Sat Feb 12
09:00 GMT | 14:30 local
14:30 IST
Sri Lanka v Netherlands
Pallekele International Cricket Stadium
Sun Feb 13
09:00 GMT | 14:30 local
India v Australia
M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore
Tue Feb 15
04:00 GMT | 09:30 local
Ireland v Zimbabwe
Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Jamtha, Nagpur
Tue Feb 15
08:30 GMT | 14:30 local
14:00 IST
Bangladesh v Pakistan
Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur
Tue Feb 15
09:00 GMT | 14:30 local
Australia v South Africa
M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore
Tue Feb 15
09:00 GMT | 14:30 local
14:30 IST
Kenya v Netherlands
Pallekele International Cricket Stadium
Tue Feb 15
09:00 GMT | 14:30 local
14:30 IST
Sri Lanka v West Indies
R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Wed Feb 16
03:30 GMT | 09:30 local
09:00 IST
Canada v England
Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium, Fatullah
Wed Feb 16
09:00 GMT | 14:30 local
India v New Zealand
MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
Fri Feb 18
03:30 GMT | 09:30 local
09:00 IST
England v Pakistan
Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium, Fatullah

 

Batsmen’s Lollypop grounds

Some batsmen would have liking to some grounds and they seem to score every-time when they bat at that ground.

Here we look at some of the Batsmen who scored lots of runs in consecutive innings at a particular venue in both Tests and ODI.

Most consecutive fifties at the same ground – Tests
Player Inns Ground From To List
H Sutcliffe (Eng) 8 The Oval Aug 14, 1926 Jul 29, 1931 76, 161, 63, 104, 109*, 161, 54, 117
RT Ponting (Aus) 8 Brisbane Dec 4, 2003 Nov 8, 2007 54, 50, 51, 149, 104*, 196, 60*, 56
M Azharuddin (India) 7 Kolkata Dec 31, 1984 Mar 18, 1998 110, 141, 60, 182, 109, 52, 163*
H Sutcliffe (Eng) 6 Melbourne Jan 1, 1925 Dec 30, 1932 176, 127, 143, 58, 135, 52
WM Lawry (Aus) 6 Melbourne Dec 30, 1965 Jan 21, 1971 88, 78, 108, 100, 205, 56
GS Chappell (Aus) 6 Melbourne Feb 8, 1975 Jan 1, 1977 102, 52, 68, 54*, 121, 67
GS Chappell (Aus) 6 Brisbane Nov 29, 1974 Dec 1, 1979 58, 71, 123, 109*, 74, 124
DJ Cullinan (SA) 6 Cape Town Jan 2, 1996 Jan 2, 1999 62, 77, 55, 113, 68, 168
DPMD Jayawardene (SL) 6 Colombo (SSC) Mar 26, 2006 Jul 20, 2009 82, 374, 127, 195, 136, 79
JB Hobbs (Eng) 5 Durban Jan 21, 1910 Feb 14, 1914 53, 70, 82, 64, 97
WR Hammond (Eng) 5 Sydney Dec 14, 1928 Dec 18, 1936 251, 112, 101, 75*, 231*
GM Turner (NZ) 5 Christchurch Feb 25, 1971 Feb 5, 1976 76, 101, 110*, 98, 117
SM Gavaskar (India) 5 Port of Spain Mar 6, 1971 Mar 24, 1976 65, 67*, 124, 220, 156
KD Walters (Aus) 5 Adelaide Jan 26, 1974 Dec 24, 1976 94, 55, 71*, 107, 51
RB Simpson (Aus) 5 Adelaide Jan 28, 1966 Jan 28, 1978 225, 55, 103, 100, 51
Javed Miandad (Pak) 5 Hyderabad (Sind) Jan 2, 1978 Nov 25, 1984 88*, 61*, 280*, 104, 103*
Shoaib Mohammad (Pak) 5 Karachi Sep 15, 1988 Nov 15, 1990 94, 67, 95, 203*, 86
A Flower (Zim) 5 Delhi Mar 13, 1993 Feb 28, 2002 115, 62*, 183*, 70, 92
TT Samaraweera (SL) 5 Colombo (SSC) Aug 29, 2001 Dec 18, 2003 103*, 87, 123*, 58, 142
ST Jayasuriya (SL) 5 Colombo (SSC) Dec 27, 2001 Mar 24, 2004 92, 85, 85, 71, 51
JH Kallis (SA) 5 Cape Town Jan 2, 2004 Mar 4, 2005 73, 130*, 149, 66, 54
Kamran Akmal (Pak) 5 Lahore Nov 29, 2005 Oct 8, 2007 154, 102*, 78, 52, 71
ML Hayden (Aus) 5 Melbourne Dec 26, 2004 Dec 26, 2007 56*, 65, 137, 153, 124
S Chanderpaul (WI) 5 Bridgetown May 26, 2005 Feb 26, 2009 92, 153*, 79*, 50, 70
Most consecutive fifties at the same ground – ODIs
Player Inns Ground From To List
Mohammad Yousuf (Pak) 7 Karachi Apr 21, 2002 Jan 21, 2008 125, 52, 73, 107*, 68, 67, 72
Javed Miandad (Pak) 6 Sharjah Apr 3, 1987 Oct 22, 1988 74*, 60, 52*, 79, 52, 76
RT Ponting (Aus) 5 Melbourne Jan 23, 2000 Feb 9, 2001 53, 50, 73, 68, 63
R Dravid (India) 5 Nagpur Mar 22, 1999 Jan 21, 2007 116, 79, 51, 85*, 54*
Younis Khan (Pak) 5 Karachi Feb 19, 2006 Jun 26, 2008 74*, 79, 69, 67, 59
Zaheer Abbas (Pak) 4 Lahore Mar 29, 1982 Mar 9, 1984 123, 109, 105, 59*
SM Gavaskar (India) 4 Melbourne Jan 11, 1981 Jan 31, 1986 80, 54, 59, 72
IVA Richards (WI) 4 Sydney Feb 6, 1985 Jan 28, 1987 68, 76, 51, 70
DL Haynes (WI) 4 Port of Spain Apr 17, 1985 Mar 18, 1988 85*, 53, 77*, 142*
Saleem Malik (Pak) 4 Sharjah Mar 23, 1989 Oct 15, 1989 71, 100*, 74, 68*
DC Boon (Aus) 4 Sharjah Apr 3, 1987 Apr 26, 1990 71, 62, 73, 92*
DL Haynes (WI) 4 Georgetown Mar 21, 1989 Apr 3, 1993 152*, 50, 58, 82
Basit Ali (Pak) 4 Sharjah Nov 5, 1993 Oct 13, 1995 127*, 75*, 57, 64
SV Manjrekar (India) 4 Sharjah Oct 25, 1991 Apr 14, 1996 52, 50, 59, 53
M Azharuddin (India) 4 Colombo (RPS) Aug 28, 1996 Aug 17, 1997 58, 81*, 81, 111*
ST Jayasuriya (SL) 4 Colombo (RPS) Jul 26, 1997 Jan 24, 1998 63, 73, 66, 50
A Flower (Zim) 4 Dhaka Oct 24, 1998 Mar 23, 1999 77, 83, 79, 73
ME Waugh (Aus) 4 Adelaide Dec 7, 1997 Jan 26, 2000 104, 57, 65, 116
Saeed Anwar (Pak) 4 Sharjah Oct 22, 1999 Apr 13, 2001 53, 90, 81*, 88
NJ Astle (NZ) 4 Dunedin Feb 14, 1999 Feb 26, 2002 95, 81, 119, 122*

Yusuf Pathan’s Century agains SA – video highlights