Cricket | Sikhar Dhawan to lead India in white-ball series against Sri Lanka in July

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr Shikhar Dhawan will lead India in the white-ball series against Sri Lanka in July. The senior selection committee, which picked the squad on Thursday, has been named vice-captain. All matches will be played at the Premadasa Stadium, Colombo. The squad: Shikhar Dhawan (Capt.), Bhuvneshwar Kumar (vice-capt.), Prithvi Shaw, Devdutt Padikkal, Ruturaj Gaikwad, Suryakumar […]

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WTC final will be fought on ‘equal terms’: Kohli

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr Coach Shastri calls it ‘biggest ever’ occasion, bats for best-of-three decider in future editions The conditions early in the English summer could suit New Zealand better than India in the inaugural World Test Championship final. And with the benefit of having played a two-Test series in England ahead of the big clash, New […]

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BCCI confirms IPL’s resumption in UAE

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr To seek extension of time from ICC to take an appropriate call on the hosting of T20 World Cup The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), on Saturday, decided to move the suspended Indian Premier League (IPL) to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in September-October and authorised office-bearers to buy more […]

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Australia to host Afghanistan in historic Test in November

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr Australia’s cricketers will play their first-ever Test against Afghanistan in Hobart later this year ahead of hosting the Ashes against England, officials announced on Wednesday. “We are also incredibly excited to welcome Afghanistan to our shores for a historic first Test match against Australia,” said Cricket Australia’s interim CEO Nick Hockley. The Test […]

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Coronavirus | Fast bowler Prasidh Krishna tests positive

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr The BCCI is hoping that by the time the UK-bound players enter the bio-bubble in India on May 25, Krishna will test negative. Kolkata Knight Riders pacer Prasidh Krishna has tested positive for coronavirus and is in quarantine in his home town Bengaluru, a BCCI source said on Saturday. The 25-year-old Krishna, who […]

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Zim vs Pak | Alis put Pakistan in strong position

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr Centuries by Abid Ali and Azhar Ali put Pakistan in a strong position on the first day of the second Test against Zimbabwe at the Harare Sports Club on Friday. Abid (118 not out) and Azhar (126) put on 236 for the second wicket before tall fast bowler Blessing Muzarabani brought Zimbabwe back […]

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IPL 2021: KKR-RCB match rescheduled after two players test positive for COVID-19

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr Confirming that today’s match has been rescheduled, a statement issued by IPL said the KKR camp will be tested on a daily basis now The Indian Premier League (IPL) game between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders in Ahmedabad has been rescheduled from May 3 night with at least two KKR players […]

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IPL 2021, RCB vs PBKS | Rahul, Gayle, Harpreet put a spoke in the RCB juggernaut’s wheel

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr Captain’s 91 n.o., West Indian’s 24-ball 46 and left-hander’s game-breaking impact (cameo with bat and scalps of Kohli, Maxwell, de Villiers) earn PBKS a 34-run win It was a night to remember for Harpreet Brar. Playing his first match of the tournament, he returned a terrific all-round performance to guide Punjab Kings to […]

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Indian Premier League 2021 | Deepak Chahar has the ball talking in CSK’s thumping win

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr Opening bowler’s four for 13 breaks the back of PBKS batting; du Plessis (36 n.o.), Moeen (46) help Chennai chase down 107-run target with 4.2 overs to spare for first win Deepak Chahar’s inspiring spell of swing bowling set up Chennai Super Kings’ facile win over Punjab Kings to help the three-time champion […]

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IPL 2021 | It was an excellent fightback, won’t see a game like this: MI captain Rohit

Share this…FacebookPinterestTwitterLinkedinTumblr KKR captain Eoin Morgan was unhappy that his team didn’t play “bold cricket” in the final 10 overs. A pleased Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma lauded his team for an “excellent fightback” against Kolkata Knight Riders, saying that one doesn’t get to see these kind of tantalisingly close games. Mumbai Indians came back […]

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