Cricket In India

Will like to continue superb form: Shami

    Updated On : Aug 16,2017   9:56 pm
Kolkata, Aug 16 (IANS) India pacer Mohammed Shami on Wednesday sounded ecstatic after their historic 3-0 Test whitewash of Sri Lanka, saying the team is eager to continue their rich vein of form going into the One-Day International (ODI) series. View More..

Excited Rohit says vice-captaincy a huge honour

    Updated On : Aug 16,2017   7:24 pm
Kandy, Aug 16 (IANS) Indian batsman Rohit Sharma on Wednesday said that he is excited to step on to the field as the team's new vice-captain ahead of the five-match One-Day International (ODI) series, beginning on August 20. View More..

CoA demands ouster of BCCI office-bearers for non-compliance

    Updated On : Aug 16,2017   6:10 pm
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) The Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) on Wednesday pulled up the BCCI by demanding the ouster of acting President C.K. Khanna, acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary and treasurer Anirudh Chaudhary from office for deliberately misconstruing the apex court's order. View More..

Sreesanth back on cricket field after 4 years

    Updated On : Aug 15,2017   5:24 pm
Kochi, Aug 15 (IANS) As the country celebrated its 71st Independence Day on Tuesday, former Indian speedster S. Sreesanth took to a cricket field for the first time in four years as he led a team in an exhibition match here. View More..

Indian cricket team celebrate I-Day in Kandy

    Updated On : Aug 15,2017   3:36 pm
Kandy, Aug 15 (IANS) Led by skipper Virat Kohli and coach Ravi Shastri, the Indian cricket team on Tuesday celebrated the country's Independence Day here after sealing the three match Test series against Sri Lanka 3-0. View More..

Afridi wishes India on Independence Day

    Updated On : Aug 15,2017   3:22 pm
Karachi, Aug 15 (IANS) Former Pakistan cricket skipper Shahid Afridi on Tuesday wished India on its 71st Independence Day, calling for peace and tolerance between the two neighbouring countries. View More..

Dhawan, Rahul gain big in ICC rankings

    Updated On : Aug 15,2017   3:20 pm
Dubai, Aug 15 (IANS) Indian openers Shikhar Dhawan and Lokesh Rahul have attained career-high positions in the latest ICC Test rankings after figuring in an important partnership that helped India defeat Sri Lanka by an innings and 171 runs to complete a 3-0 series whitewash. View More..

Kohli must be delighted at Hardik Pandya's success (Column: Just Sport)

    Updated On : Aug 14,2017   6:54 pm
The Sri Lankan series, on thought, is done and dusted once India wrapped it up in Colombo, winning the second Test to take a 2-0 lead. Not so, with young Hardik Pandya pumping life into the third and last Test at Pallekele with his exciting all-round showing. View More..

Pacer Ishant rubbishes English county move reports

    Updated On : Aug 14,2017   5:48 pm
Kandy, Aug 14 (IANS) India pacer Ishant Sharma rubbished reports of him joining English county cricket side Warwickshire, saying he has not signed for any side let alone any one club. View More..

Kohli picks Pandya as biggest positive from Lanka win

    Updated On : Aug 14,2017   4:58 pm
Kandy, Aug 14 (IANS) India skipper Virat Kohli on Monday picked rising all-rounder Hardik Pandya's performance as the biggest positive after the visitors comprehensively beat Sri Lanka by an innings and 171 runs to complete their maiden 3-0 clean sweep of the islanders. View More..

India thrash Sri Lanka in 3rd Test, sweep series (Roundup)

    Updated On : Aug 14,2017   4:12 pm
Kandy (Sri Lanka), Aug 14 (IANS) India thrashed Sri Lanka by an innings and 171 runs on the third day of the third and final Test match to sweep the series 3-0 at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium here on Monday. View More..

India vs Sri Lanka: Final scoreboard of 3rd Test

    Updated On : Aug 14,2017   3:20 pm
Kandy, Aug 14 (IANS) The following is the final scoreboard of the third and final cricket Test between India and Sri Lanka at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium here on Monday: View More..

India thrash Sri Lanka in third Test

    Updated On : Aug 14,2017   2:54 pm
Kandy (Sri Lanka), Aug 14 (IANS) India thrashed Sri Lanka by an innings and 171 runs on the third day of the third and final Test match to sweep the series 3-0 at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium here on Monday. View More..

Third Test: India on verge of victory as Sri Lanka strugle (Lead Lunch)

    Updated On : Aug 14,2017   1:06 pm
Kandy, Aug 14 (IANS) India inched towards victory even as Dinesh Chandimal and Angelo Mathews staged a desperate battle to prolong Sri Lanka's struggle with the hosts posting 82/4 in their second innings at lunch on the third day of the third cricket Test here on Monday. View More..

Third Test: India on verge of victory as Sri Lanka strugle (Lunch Report)

    Updated On : Aug 14,2017   12:12 pm
Kandy, Aug 14 (IANS) India inched towards victory even as Dinesh Chandimal and Angelo Mathews staged a desperate battle to prolong Sri Lanka's struggle with the hosts posting 82/4 in their second innings at lunch on the third day of the third cricket Test here on Monday. View More..

Yuvraj dropped, Ashwin, Jadeja rested for SL limited overs matches

    Updated On : Aug 13,2017   8:54 pm
Mumbai, Aug 13 (IANS) Veteran batsman Yuvraj Singh was on Sunday excluded from the Indian squad that will face Sri Lanka in a five-match One-Day International (ODI) series and a lone Twenty20 International. View More..

India dominate day 2 of Third Test against Sri Lanka (Roundup)

    Updated On : Aug 13,2017   7:26 pm
Kandy, Aug 13 (IANS) India dominated the proceedings on the second day of the third and final Test against Sri Lanka skittling out the hosts in their first innings for 135 runs after posting a mammoth 487 and then restricting them to 19/1 post-imposition of follow-on at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium here on Sunday. View More..

India vs Sri Lanka: Scoreboard at stumps on Day 2 of 3rd Test

    Updated On : Aug 13,2017   7:16 pm
Kandy, Aug 13 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard at the end of the second day's play in the third and final cricket Test between India and Sri Lanka at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium here on Sunday: View More..

India dominate day 2 of Third Test against Sri Lanka

    Updated On : Aug 13,2017   6:40 pm
Kandy, Aug 13 (IANS) India dominated the proceedings on the second day of the third and final Test against Sri Lanka skittling out the hosts in their first innings for 135 runs after posting a mammoth 487 and then restricting them to 19/1 post-imposition of follow-on at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium here on Sunday. View More..

Third Test: India in command on Day 2 (Lead, Tea report)

    Updated On : Aug 13,2017   4:34 pm
Kandy, Aug 13 (IANS) India kept up pressure on hosts Sri Lanka after gaining the upper hand with 487 runs in their first innings and limiting Sri Lanka to 61/4 at tea on the second day of the third and final cricket Test match here on Sunday. View More..