Cricket In India

2019 Ashes series from Aug 1 to Sep 16

    Updated On : Jul 19,2018   5:58 pm
London, July 19 (IANS) The next Ashes Test cricket series between Australia and England will be held from August 1 to September 16, 2019 in the UK, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announced on Thursday. View More..

Kaif urges Shukla for fair probe into UPCA bribery scandal

    Updated On : Jul 19,2018   5:08 pm
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Former India batsman and Uttar Pradesh captain Mohammad Kaif on Thursday reacted sharply to the alleged bribery scandal unearthed by a sting operation, which claimed that a member of Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman Rajeev Shukla's personal staff sought bribes to facilitate selection of players. View More..

Cummins finding ways to stop Kohli's tons Down Under

    Updated On : Jul 19,2018   5:08 pm
Sydney, July 19 (IANS) Ahead of India's tour Down Under later this year, Australian quick Pat Cummins has praised skipper Virat Kohli as a "really passionate" player while conceding that his bowling attack will target the "prized" wicket of the right-hander. View More..

Ronaldo's trip to S. Korea postponed

    Updated On : Jul 19,2018   4:02 pm
Seoul, July 19 (IANS) Portuguese football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo will not visit South Korea later this month, officials here said on Thursday, due to his hectic schedule. View More..

Shoulder injury further dents Saha's recovery prospects

    Updated On : Jul 19,2018   2:52 pm
Kolkata, July 19 (IANS) Already out of the Indian squad for the first three tests against England due to a left thumb injury, wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha is now nursing a shoulder problem which he picked up while rehabilitating at the National Cricket Academy (NCA). View More..

Bangladesh appoint McKenzie as batting consultant

    Updated On : Jul 18,2018   8:02 pm
Dhaka, July 18 (IANS) Former South Africa international Neil McKenzie was appointed the Bangladesh batting consultant until next year's ICC World Cup in England and Wales, the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) announced on Wednesday. View More..

Duleep Trophy begins on Aug 17, Ranji Trophy from Nov 1

    Updated On : Jul 18,2018   7:38 pm
Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Wednesday announced that the 37-team Raji Trophy championship will be held from November 1, 2018 to February 6, 2019 after the conclusion of the Vijay Hazare and the Deodhar Trophy 50-overs tournaments. View More..

Australia's BBL goes IPL way

    Updated On : Jul 18,2018   6:10 pm
Sydney, July 18 (IANS) The forthcoming edition of Australia's domestic T20 cricket tournament -- Big Bash League (BBL) -- will witness an increase in the number of matches and duration when it kicks off on December 19 this year, Cricket Australia (CA) announced on Wednesday. View More..

Kohli retains top ODI spot, Root shoots to No.2

    Updated On : Jul 18,2018   5:50 pm
Dubai, July 18 (IANS) India skipper Virat Kohli held on to his No.1 spot in the International Cricket Council (ICC) ODI player rankings for batsmen, but had a new man just after him with England Test skipper Joe Root vaulting to the No.2 spot at the end of the three-match rubber. View More..

Pant gets maiden call; Shami back for first 3 England Tests

    Updated On : Jul 18,2018   3:26 pm
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Explosive wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant was on Wednesday picked as the second choice stumper as the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) recalled pacer Mohammed Shami in the 18-member squad for the first three Tests of the five-match rubber against England. View More..

England outclass India by 8 wickets, clinch ODI series

    Updated On : Jul 18,2018   1:22 am
Leeds, July 18 (IANS) England put up a strong all-round show to thump an underwhelming India by eight wickets in the series-deciding third and final One-day International (ODI) at the Headingley cricket ground here on Tuesday. View More..

England pip India by 8 wickets, clinch ODI series

    Updated On : Jul 18,2018   12:36 am
Leeds, July 18 (IANS) England put up a strong all-round show to thump an underwhelming India by eight wickets in the series-deciding third and final One-day International (ODI) at the Headingley cricket ground here on Tuesday. View More..

Disciplined England restrict India to 256/8 in series decider

    Updated On : Jul 17,2018   9:30 pm
Leeds, July 17 (IANS) Leg-spinner Adil Rashid's triple strikes in the middle overs helped England restrict India for a below par 256/8 in the series-deciding third and final One-day International (ODI) at the Headingley cricket ground here on Tuesday. View More..

Pacer Awana retires from all forms of cricket

    Updated On : Jul 17,2018   5:14 pm
New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) Former India paceman Parvinder Awana on Tuesday announced his retirement from all formats of the game with immediate effect. View More..

England put India in to bat in ODI series decider

    Updated On : Jul 17,2018   4:50 pm
Leeds, July 17 (IANS) England skipper Eoin Morgan won the toss and put India in to bat in the series deciding third and final One-day International (ODI) at the Headingley cricket ground here on Tuesday. View More..

Boys from Argentina's slums dream big through cricket

    Updated On : Jul 16,2018   3:56 pm
Buenos Aires, July 16 (IANS) Young boys have long regarded football as a way out of poverty in Argentina's slums, but in recent years, thousands have turned to cricket thanks to an initiative launched by the Catholic church. View More..

India, England aim for series win in final ODI (Preview)

    Updated On : Jul 16,2018   1:40 pm
Leeds, July 16 (IANS) After losing the second One-Day International (ODI), India will aim to improve performance in every department when they face confident England in the third and final match at the Headingley Cricket ground here on Tuesday. View More..

2nd ODI: England beat India to level series

    Updated On : Jul 14,2018   11:42 pm
London, July 14 (IANS) England dominated with both bat and ball to defeat India by 86 runs in the second One-Day International (ODI) at Lord's here on Saturday. View More..

Root's unbeaten ton takes England to 322/7 vs India

    Updated On : Jul 14,2018   8:18 pm
London, July 14 (IANS) Joe Root spearheaded a strong batting effort with an unbeaten century to help England post 322/7 against India in the second one-day international (ODI) of the three-match series at Lord's here on Saturday. View More..

England opt to bat in 2nd ODI vs India

    Updated On : Jul 14,2018   3:32 pm
London, July 14 (IANS) England skipper Eoin Morgan opted to bat against India in the second One-Day International (ODI) of the three-match rubber at Lord's on Saturday. View More..