Cricket In India

Women's World Cup: England win toss, decide to bat

    Updated On : Jul 23,2017   2:46 pm
London, July 23 (IANS) England captain Heather Knight won the toss and elected to bat first against India in the final of the ICC Women's World Cup here on Sunday. View More..

IPL gets a new COO

    Updated On : Jul 22,2017   7:06 pm
Mumbai, July 22 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Saturday appointed Hemang Amin as the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the Indian Premier League (IPL). View More..

Dravid ruled out, Zaheer decision pending on India coaching role: CoA chief

    Updated On : Jul 22,2017   6:20 pm
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) Former captain Rahul Dravid has been ruled out of overseas tours with the India team while the issues over the contract of former star pacer Zaheer Khan are yet to be sorted out, Committee of Administrators (CoA) Chairman Vinod Rai announced on Saturday. View More..

BCCI announces cash awards for India eves

    Updated On : Jul 22,2017   6:06 pm
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) On the eve of Sunday's Women's World Cup final against England at the Lord's in London, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Saturday announced a cash prize of Rs 50 lakh for each member of the Indian team for their performance. View More..

Mithali's girls have given women's sport a big fillip (Column: Just Sport)

    Updated On : Jul 22,2017   5:36 pm
Whether they win the World Cup on Sunday or not, Mithali Rajs dashing girls have done enough to give womens sport in the country a shot in the arm. View More..

Avoid bowling spin to Harmanpreet, Hussain advises English eves

    Updated On : Jul 22,2017   3:54 pm
London, July 22 (IANS) On the eve of Sunday's ICC Women's World Cup final at Lord's here against India, former England men's team skipper Nasser Hussain advised the hosts not to employ spinners against all-rounder Harmanpreet Kaur, who smacked a 115-ball unbeaten 171 against Australia to help the women-in-blue reach the summit clash. View More..

Women's World Cup final: Upbeat India aim to stun England (Special to IANS)

    Updated On : Jul 22,2017   3:42 pm
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) Having finished seventh in the last edition of the Women's World Cup, India will fancy their chances of emerging champions of this edition when they face England in the final at Lord's in front of a sellout crowd here on Sunday. View More..

India, SLC President's XI practice match drawn

    Updated On : Jul 22,2017   3:00 pm
Colombo, July 22 (IANS) The two-day warm-up game between India and Sri Lanka Board President's XI ended in a tame draw here on Saturday with most of the visiting batsmen, including skipper Virat Kohli (53) spending ample time in the middle ahead of the first cricket Test starting at Galle on Wednesday. View More..

Confident India eye maiden Women's World Cup glory vs England (Preview)

    Updated On : Jul 22,2017   2:16 pm
London, July 22 (IANS) On a high after a sensational semi-final win against world beaters Australia, the Indian eves are battle-ready to script history when they take on three-time winners England in the ICC Women's World Cup final at the sold-out Lord's here on Sunday. View More..

Kuldeep, Jadeja shine in practice tie as India end Day-1 at 135/3

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   9:38 pm
Colombo, July 21 (IANS) Indian spinners Kuldeep Yadav and Ravindra Jadeja shared seven wickets between them as India bundled out the Sri Lanka Board President's team for 187 on the opening day. The visitors ended the day at 135/3 here on Friday. View More..

Vaas to guide Lankan pacers during India series

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   5:54 pm
Colombo, July 21 (IANS) Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) on Friday roped in pace great Chaminda Vaas as the specialist fast bowling coach for the series against India. View More..

Chandimal out of first Test; Herath to lead Sri Lanka vs India

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   5:40 pm
Colombo, July 21 (IANS) Ahead of the all-important Test series against India starting this Wednesday, Sri Lanka were dealt a major blow after newly-appointed Test skipper Dinesh Chandimal was ruled out of the first game in Galle after contracting pneumonia, team manager Asanka Gurusinha confirmed on Friday. View More..

BCCI congratulates women's team on reaching World Cup final

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   3:54 pm
Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Friday hailed the performance of the women's team after it made it to the final of ICC Womens World Cup in the United Kingdom following a huge won over Australia in the semi-final on Thursday. View More..

Learning cricket with boys, Harmanpreet towers in women's World Cup

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   3:46 pm
Chandigarh, July 21 (IANS) Punjab girl Harmanpreet Kaur on Thursday night virtually led India single-handedly into the final of the Women's World Cup in England with her superlative unbeaten knock of 171, edging out title holders Australia. View More..

Harmanpreet's breezy ton propels India to WWC final

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   11:30 am
Derby, July 21 (IANS) All-rounder Harmanpreet Kaur's scintillating 115-ball unbeaten 171 helped India thrash Australia by 36 runs in the second semi-final here and set their date with hosts England in Sunday's Women's World Cup final at The Lord's in London. View More..

Harmanpreet's ton knocks Australia out of WWC

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   11:30 am
Derby, July 21 (IANS) All-rounder Harmanpreet Kaur's belligerent 115-ball unbeaten 171 helped India beat world champions Australia by 36 runs in the second semi-final here and set their date with hosts England in Sunday's Women's World Cup final at The Lord's. View More..

Harmanpreet's breezy ton propels India to WWC final

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   12:50 am
Derby, July 21 (IANS) All-rounder Harmanpreet Kaur's scintillating 115-ball unbeaten 171 helped India thrash Australia by 36 runs in the second semi-final here and set their date with hosts England in Sunday's Women's World Cup final at The Lord's in London. View More..

Harmanpreet's ton knocks Australia out of WWC

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   12:42 am
Derby, July 21 (IANS) All-rounder Harmanpreet Kaur's belligerent 115-ball unbeaten 171 helped India beat world champions Australia by 36 runs in the second semi-final here and set their date with hosts England in Sunday's Women's World Cup final at The Lord's. View More..

Kohli, Shastri hail Harmanpreet's ton in WWC semis

    Updated On : Jul 20,2017   10:42 pm
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) Indian men's team captain Virat Kohli and newly-appointed head coach Ravi Shastri led Twitter users in congratulating all-rounder Harmanpreet Kaur, who on Thursday blasted an unbeaten 171 off only 115 deliveries to help India post a massive 281/4 in a rain-shortened 42-overs-a-side Women's World Cup semi-final against Australia at Derby. View More..

Harmanpreet's breezy ton takes India to 281/4 in WWC semis

    Updated On : Jul 20,2017   9:38 pm
Derby, July 20 (IANS) All-rounder Harmanpreet Kaur's belligerent century helped India post a massive 281/4 against world champions Australia in the second semi-final encounter of the Women's World Cup at the County Ground here on Thursday. View More..