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Rajasthan Royals appoint Sangakkara as director of cricket

New Delhi, Jan 24 | Rajasthan Royals on Sunday announced the appointment of former Sri Lankan captain Kumar Sangakkara as the director of cricket...

‘See you soon’: Stokes heads to India ahead of Test series

London, Jan 24 | England all-rounder Ben Stokes has headed to India ahead of the full-fledged tour which will see the two teams compete...

Hussain, Vaughan not happy with England’s selection for 1st two India...

London, Jan 24 | Former skippers Nasser Hussain and Michael Vaughan are not happy with England's squad selection for the first two Tests against...

Ex-Ireland cricketer Roy Torrens passes away

Dublin, Jan 24 | Former Ireland cricketer Roy Torrens has passed away at the age of 72, Cricket Ireland has informed.A right-handed batsman and...

Players will eventually struggle with Covid bubble: du Plessis

Karachi, Jan 23 | There will come a point when players will struggle with living in bio-secure bubbles during cricket competitions amid the Covid-19...

South African women beat Pak in 2nd ODI, take unbeatable 2-0...

Durban, Jan 23 | South Africa produced a fighting performance with the ball to edge out Pakistan women by 14 runs in a nail-biting...

Pietersen wants Sibley, Crawley to read Dravid’s advice

London, Jan 23 | Former England captain Kevin Pietersen has asked the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) to print an e-mail that India...

Mahindra to gift SUVs to Thakur, 5 debutant cricketers

New Delhi, Jan 23 | Mahindra group chairman Anand Mahindra on Saturday said that he would be gifting a Mahindra Thar SUV to six...

Root topples Boycott, becomes 6th highest run scorer for England

Galle, Jan 23 | England captain Joe Root went past former opener Geoffrey Boycott on the list of top run-getters for England here on...

Home sweet home, says Shubman Gill on arrival at home

New Delhi, Jan 23 | Rising Indian batting star Shubman Gill on Saturday put out a picture with his family after reaching home. "Home...

James Anderson picks 30th five-wicket haul, goes clear of McGrath

Galle, Jan 23 | James Anderson picked his 30th five-wicket haul in Test cricket as he moved to sole sixth position among cricketers with...

Pant should replace Iyer or Samson in India ODI, T20I squads:...

New Delhi, Jan 23 | Former Australia all-rounder Brad Hogg has called on the Indian selectors to include Rishabh Pant in India's limited-overs squads...

This is the peak of my career, says Hales after England...

Sydney, Jan 23 | England opener Alex Hales, who set the Big Bash League on fire on Friday with a 56-ball 110 for Sydney...

India to plan against England in week-long quarantine period

New Delhi, Jan 23 | The India team will spend a week in quarantine ahead of the England series early next month during which...

Siraj posts video of driving a BMW in Hyderabad

New Delhi, Jan 22 | India fast bowler Mohammed Siraj on Friday posted a video of a luxury car on his Instagram handle. The...

Baroda suspends Deepak Hooda for 2020-21 domestic cricket season

Baroda, Jan 22 | Baroda Cricket Association (BCA) will not consider batsman Deepak Hooda for the entire season after the Apex Council of the...

Embarrassment of riches bodes well for India ahead of Eng Tests

New Delhi, Jan 22 | India's embarrassment of riches of fast bowling resources will ensure that the team management will be able to rotate...

Ganguly’s brother Snehashish undergoes successful angioplasty

Kolkata, Jan 22 | BCCI president Sourav Ganguly's brother Snehashish on Friday underwent angioplasty at the Apollo Hospital here."CAB secretary Snehashish Ganguly was today...

Siraj find of Australia tour, says Shastri

New Delhi, Jan 22 | India head coach Ravi Shastri on Friday heaped praise on fast bowler Mohammed Siraj who played a crucial role...

Team India’s win over Australia highly inspirational for youth: PM

New Delhi, Jan 22 | Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday again lauded the stellar performance of the Indian cricket team which registered a...

T10 format is thrilling & exciting, suits me: Pollard

Abu Dhabi, Jan 22 | West Indies all-rounder Kieron Pollard, who has scored over 10,000 runs in the T20 format, has expressed that the...

Quit Aus obsession, beating India in India more important: Swann to...

London, Jan 22 | Australia are no more the best team in the world and what England should be focusing at is to beat...

We never spoke about Adelaide result in remaining Tests, says Vihari

New Delhi, Jan 22 | India batsman Hanuma Vihari, who played a crucial role in helping the team secure an epic draw alongside Ravichandran...

India’s win over Australia celebrated with virtual fireworks on Google

New Delhi, Jan 22 | Google is celebrating Team India's historic win over Australia in the recently-concluded Border-Gavaskar Test series in a unique way.Whenever...

Australians beaten ‘black and blue’ (Column: Close-in) (Lead)

By Yajurvindra SinghIndia's victory in the Test series against Australia exemplified the unpredictability that the game offers to make it so special. In both...

Dravid made India’s young players mentally tough: Inzamam-ul-Haq

Lahore, Jan 21 | Former Pakistan captain Inzamam-ul-Haq hailed Rahul Dravid's influence on the Indian team after they recorded a second consecutive Test series...

Rahane, Natarajan, Thakur receive hero’s welcome (2nd lead)

Mumbai, Jan 21 | Ajinkya Rahane, T. Natarajan and Shardul Thakur were among the cricketers who received a hero's welcome on reaching their...

‘Bruised and battered’, Pujara stood tall — again

New Delhi, Jan 21 | While almost all the Indian fans and pundits have been drooling over the exuberance and fearless brand of cricket...

Early setbacks made him mentally tough, says Pujara’s father

By Khurram HabibNew Delhi, Jan 21 | India batsman Cheteshwar Pujara's mental toughness comes from the setbacks he got early in his life and...

I want to carry forward confidence gained in Australia: Speedster Siraj

By Mohammed ShafeeqHyderabad, Jan 21 | Fresh from his impressive performance during his debut Test series in Australia, fast bowler Mohammed Siraj on Thursday...

5,000 people receive bowling hero Natarajan, take him on chariot

Chinnappampatti (Tamil Nadu), Jan 21 | Around 5,000 people turned up to receive one of India's latest bowling sensation, T. Natarajan, and took him...

Coach Shastri’s success mantra: Perform in Australia, get rewarded

By Khurram HabibNew Delhi, Jan 21 | Ravi Shastri's tours of Australia have been eventful. Over the last 35 years, the former India captain...

Anderson replaces Broad in England team for second Test vs SL

Galle, Jan 21 | England have made one change to the squad for the second Test against Sri Lanka starting here on Friday (January...

PCB sign deals with broadcasters to take Pak cricket in UK,...

Lahore, Jan 21 | Resumption of cricket in Pakistan has attracted household sport broadcasters across the globe to partner with the Pakistan Cricket Board...

1st ODI: Shakib four-fer helps Bangladesh beat 2nd string Windies

Dhaka, Jan 20 | Shakib Al Hasan took four wickets and conceded eight runs in 7.2 overs on his return to international cricket as...

57 players released by 8 IPL franchises ahead of auction (Round-up)

New Delhi, Jan 20 | Fifty-seven players have been released by eight Indian Premier League (IPL) franchises ahead of the 2021 auction, to be...

SunRisers Hyderabad keep faith in Mitchell Marsh, Jason Holder

New Delhi, Jan 20 | SunRisers Hyderabad (SRH) have reposed faith in all-rounders Jason Holder and Mitchell Marsh and retained them, along with their...

Sanju Samson named Rajasthan Royals captain, Steve Smith released

New Delhi, Jan 20 | Rajasthan Royals (RR) on Wednesday announced Sanju Samson as the new skipper for the Indian Premier League 2021 season....

‘Aussies get Pantsed’: Oz media drools over India’s triumph (Lead)

Brisbane, Jan 20 | The Australian media on Wednesday hailed India's historic Test win at the Gabba here, terming the 2020-21 Border-Gavaskar...

In a rare gesture, Cricket Australia says ‘forever grateful’ to BCCI

Sydney, Jan 20 | Cricket Australia (CA), in an open letter addressed to the Indian cricket board on Wednesday, thanked its counterpart and the...

Rishabh Pant signs contract with JSW Sports

Mumbai, Jan 20 | Enterprising wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant, whose heroics helped India register one of their most memorable Test wins against Australia in Brisbane,...

‘No adversity could stop them’: Ex-Pakistan players praise Team India

New Delhi, Jan 20 | Former Pakistan players, including the likes of Wasim Akram and Shahid Afridi, have lavished rich praise on the Indian...

Satark rahe, asli team kuch hafto mein aa rahi hai: Pietersen...

New Delhi, Jan 20 | Former England cricketer Kevin Pietersen has congratulated the Indian team on their historic and remarkable Test series win over...

Klaasen to lead Proteas in T20I series against Pakistan

Johannesburg, Jan 20 | Right-handed batsman Heinrich Klaasen will captain South Africa in the upcoming three-match T20I series against Pakistan beginning February 11 in...

Whole world will stand up & salute you: Shastri to Indian...

Brisbane, Jan 20 | India coach Ravi Shastri paid tribute to the "self-belief" that his players showed in a speech speech to the team...

I look good as captain because everyone contributed: Rahane

Brisbane, Jan 19 | On the day he led India to a 2-1 Test series win at the Gabba as captain, Ajinkya Rahane was...

Its bench has shown the calibre of Indian team: Shami

New Delhi, Jan 19 | India's second string players showed in Australia the calibre that the team has and its ability to win in...

Sorry I couldn’t play in Brisbane: Ashwin trolls Paine

Brisbane, Jan 19 | India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin made a reference to the banter he had with Australia captain Tim Paine during the third...

Pujara is the team’s warrior: Shastri

Brisbane, Jan 19 | Coach Ravi Shastri called Cheteshwar Pujara a warrior after the India No. 3 took multiple blows on his body, head...

Natarajan: From dusty fields in Salem to Gabba high

By Khurram HabibNew Delhi, Jan 19 | Pace bowler T Natarajan had all odds stacked against him growing up. His family, led by father...

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CAIT seeks action against Amazon, Zomato for ‘daylight robbery’

New Delhi, Jan 24 | The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) in a communication sent to Union Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal demanded immediate...