Home Tags Cricketer

Tag: cricketer

Virat Kohli becomes 1st Indian cricketer to reach 100mn followers on...

New Delhi, March 2 | Indian skipper Virat Kohli became the first cricketer to hit 100 million followers on Facebook owned photo and video...

I’ve natural ability to hit big shots: Cricketer Shahrukh Khan (Profile)

By Khurram HabibNew Delhi, Feb 18 | About a decade ago when Chennai Super Kings was by far the strongest and most consistent team...

Rishabh Pant is a 100-Test cricketer: Kiran More

By Qaiser Mohammad AliNew Delhi, Feb 16 | On September 21, 2014, when a 17-year-old opening batsman Rishabh Pant, representing a Delhi colts team...

Joe Root becomes 15th England cricketer to play 100 Tests

Chennai, Feb 5 | Joe Root on Friday became the 15th England cricketer to play 100 Test matches for his country. He achieved the...

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...

Illegal approach made to an India cricketer during IPL 2020

New Delhi, Jan 8 | An illegal approach was made to an India cricketer during the 2020 Indian Premier League (IPL), although the Indian...

PCB awards: Babar Azam named Most Valuable Cricketer of the Year

Lahore, Jan 1 | Pakistan captain Babar Azam has been named the Most Valuable Cricketer of the Year in the Pakistan Cricket Board's (PCB)...

Virat Kohli wins ICC Cricketer of the Decade award

Dubai, Dec 28 | India skipper Virat Kohli was on Monday named the ICC Male Cricketer of The Decade as well as the ICC...

Mumbai cops raid 5-star pub, cricketer Raina, others booked, released (Ld)

Mumbai, Dec 22 | The Mumbai Police cracked down on an early morning party at the Dragonfly Pub in JW Marriot and booked at...

2nd Test player of the match medal to honour Aus aboriginal...

Melbourne, Dec 20 | The player of the match medal for the upcoming second Test between India and Australia will honour pioneering Australian aboriginal...

Rahul my favourite current international cricketer: Lara

New Delhi, Dec 12 | Former West Indies captain and batting great Brian Lara said that India's KL Rahul is his favourite player...

Cricketer Ben Stokes’ ailing father dead

London, Dec 8 | England all-rounder Ben Stokes's father, Gerard 'Ged' Stokes, 65, has died after a year-long battle with brain cancer, the senior...

Cricketer Richa Ghosh signs five-year deal with Baseline Ventures

New Delhi, Dec 1 | All-rounder Richa Ghosh has signed a five-year deal with sports marketing firm Baseline Ventures. The...

An unnamed South African cricketer tests positive

Johannesburg, Nov 20 | One player has returned a positive result after the second, mandatory round of Covid-19 testing of South African squad members...

SA cricketer tests positive for Covid-19 ahead of England series

Johannesburg, Nov 19 | A South Africa cricketer has tested positive for novel coronavirus ahead of the upcoming limited-overs series against England.According to Cricket...

B’desh cricketer Shakib apologises for ‘visiting’ Kolkata’s Kali Puja

By Sumi KhanDhaka, Nov 17 | "Then again, maybe I shouldn't have visited the place at all. And if that is what you...

Domestic cricketer in Pakistan tests positive for Covid-19

Karachi, Nov 4 | A domestic cricketer in Pakistan, taking part in the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy, has tested positive for the novel coronavirus.According to a...

Buttler most talented cricketer I’ve played with: Ben Stokes

Dubai, Oct 30 | Ace England all-rounder Ben Stokes has called fellow Rajasthan Royals (RR) wicket-keeper Jos Buttler as the most talented player...

Oldest Indian Test cricketer DK Gaekwad turns 92, has sharp memory

By Qaiser Mohammad AliNew Delhi, Oct 27 | India's oldest living Test cricketer, Dattajirao Krishnarao Gaekwad, turned 92 on Tuesday...

Kohli is best across formats among peers: Joe Root

New Delhi, Oct 24 | India captain Virat Kohli is the most complete cricketer across formats, England Test captain Joe Root has said. Root said...

Bangla woman cricketer’s wedding photoshoot on pitch bowls out social media

New Delhi, Oct 21 | Bangladesh woman cricketer Sanjida Islam has taken social media by storm after posting her wedding photoshoot on a cricket...

The bounty on young IPL cricketer’s head should just be a...

Cricket was introduced by the British to be played to imbibe the ways of life. The important traits were to learn and develop skills...

Sam Curran is a complete cricketer for us: Dhoni

Dubai, Oct 14 | Chennai Super Kings (CSK) captain MS Dhoni was all praise for all rounder Sam Curran after their 20-run win over...

When ex-Pak woman cricketer showed ‘heels’ to a sports reporter

New Delhi, Oct 5 | A former Pakistani woman cricketer's footwear -- heels, to be precise -- became the centre of a controversy when...

Essex under fire after alcohol poured over Muslim cricketer

London, Sep 29 | County Cricket Club Essex is under fire after one of their players was pictured pouring alcohol over his Muslim teammate...

Ex-Australian cricketer Dean Jones dies of cardiac arrest in Mumbai

New Delhi, Sep 24 | Former Australian cricketer Dean Jones passed away in Mumbai on Thursday after suffering a cardiac arrest. The 59-year-old was...

Sportspersons, Social activists call on Lt Governor

SRINAGAR, SEPTEMBER 14: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha today met a number of delegations including Sh. Sandeep Chattoo, Owner, Real Kashmir Football Club (RKFC), Sh....

Buttler ‘England’s best-ever’ white ball cricketer: Broad

Southampton, Sep 7 | Veteran pacer Stuart Broad has labelled Jos Buttler as England's 'best-ever' white ball cricketer after the wicketkeeper-batsman played yet another...

Was close to committing suicide: Pak-born cricketer on racism in Yorkshire...

London, Sep 3 | Former England under-19 captain Azeem Rafiq has said that "institutional racism" at the Yorkshire County Cricket Club had pushed him...

Was close committing suicide: Pak cricketer on racism in Yorkshire

London, Sep 3 | Former England under-19 captain Azeem Rafiq has said that "institutional racism" at the Yorkshire County Cricket Club had pushed him...

Cricketer Suresh Raina’s uncle killed, aunt critical after attack by robbers

Chandigarh, Aug 29 | Cricketer Suresh Raina's 58-year-old uncle on Saturday succumbed to fatal injuries sustained during an attack by armed robbers in a...

Cricketer Ajinkya Rahane gives comedy a shot

Mumbai, Aug 26 | Cricketer Ajinkya Rahane is out exploring his funny side. He has turned comedian for a sketch video, with YouTube...

Ex-Australia cricketer Cameron White hangs his boots

Melbourne, Aug 21 | Former Australia all-rounder Cameron White (37) has called time on his cricket career which spanned almost 20 years."I've definitely finished...

Cricketer Rohit Sharma brushes up on daddy skills during lockdown

New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANSlife) Cricketer Rohit Sharma feels the lockdown has been a testing time mentally and taught us all to not take...

Club-level cricketer found dead at home in Mumbai suburb

New Delhi, Aug 12 | A club-level Mumbai cricketer has allegedly committed suicide after not being able to break into the Indian Premier League...

Stuart Broad seventh cricketer to scalp 500 Test wickets

Manchester, July 28 | England fast-bowler Stuart Broad added a fresh feather to his illustrious cap as he became the seventh bowler in the...

SL cricketer Mendis held after fatal car accident: Report

Colombo, July 5 | Sri Lanka wicket-keeper-batsman Kusal Mendis was arrested on Sunday following a fatal car crash in Panadura - south of Colombo,...

De Kock wins second SA men’s cricketer of the year award

Johannesburg, July 5 | South Africas limited-overs captain Quinton de Kock was named the men's player of the year while 21-year-old Laura Wolvaardt won...

Jaffer picks Kohli as India’s best white-ball cricketer

New Delhi, July 3 | Former India cricketer Wasim Jaffer feels current captain Virat Kohli is the best-ever white-ball cricketer the country has ever...

COVID-19: Former Delhi cricketer Sanjay Dobal passes away

New Delhi, June 29 | Former Delhi cricketer Sanjay Dobal has passed away after contracting COVID-19 infection, the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA)...

Former Test cricketer Robin Singh’s car seized for lockdown violation

Chennai, June 25 | Chennai Police has seized former Test cricketer Robin Singh's car for defying Covid-induced lockdown curbs. Speaking to IANS, a police...

Hibernation was never in the DNA of today’s cricketer

The lockdown period of cricket has brought to the fore many discussions on the game. There have been several panel discussions as well as...

Tripura U-19 woman cricketer found dead in her room

Kolkata, June 17 | A Tripura U-19 women's cricketer, Ayanti Reang, was found dead at her residence on Tuesday, Tripura Cricket Association secretary Timir...

Kohli was always a smart cricketer, fitness his strength: Gambhir

Mumbai, June 16 | Virat Kohli is known as the king of chasing down totals in limited-overs cricket and former India opener Gautam Gambhir...

Sushant trained for Dhoni’s biopic just like normal cricketer, recalls More

By Debayan MukherjeeKolkata, June 14 | Sushant Singh Rajput was treated just as any other cricketer at the nets while he was preparing for...

Former New Zealand cricketer Matt Poore dies aged 90

Christchurch, June 13 | Former New Zealand cricketer Matt Poore has passed away. He died on Friday, 10 days after his 90th birthday. Poore...

India’s oldest first-class cricketer Vasant Raiji passes away

Mumbai, June 13 | India's oldest first-class cricketer Vasant Raiji died in the wee hours of Saturday. He was 100.Raiji, a right-handed batsman, played...

Culinary competition supported by cricketer Stephen Fleming

By IANSlifeNew Delhi, June 10 (IANSlife) Cricketing legend and Chennai Super Kings Coach, Stephen Fleming is putting his support behind New Zealand's first 'Virtual'...

Kerala ex-cricketer’s son held for his murder

Thiruvananthapuram, June 10 | The son of former Ranji cricketer Jayamohan Thampi, who was found dead in his house, has been arrested on the...

Sri Lanka cricketer detained for alleged possession of drugs

Colombo, May 26 | Sri Lankan pacer Shehan Madushanka has been detained by the police for alleged possession of heroin.According to Ceylon Today newspaper,...

Business

Indian mobile retailers’ body slams Amazon, phone vendors

New Delhi, March 2 | The All India Mobile Retailers Association (AIMRA) has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, stressing that Amazon's...