Cricket In India

Jadeja smashes six sixes in an over in SCA district T20 tournament

    Updated On : Dec 15,2017   10:42 pm
Rajkot, Dec 15 (IANS) India all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja smashed six sixes in an over while playing for Jamnagar against Amreli on the inaugural day of the Saurashtra Cricket Association (SCA) inter-district T20 tournament here on Friday. View More..

Malinga 'rested' for India T20Is

    Updated On : Dec 15,2017   7:46 pm
Colombo, Dec 15 (IANS) Veteran speedster Lasith Malinga was on Friday left out of Sri Lanka's T20 International squad for the three-match series against India, starting December 20. View More..

Cricketer Ajinkya's dad detained for rash driving which killed woman

    Updated On : Dec 15,2017   6:30 pm
Kolhapur (Maharashtra), Dec 15 (IANS) The Kolhapur police detained and let off Madhukar B. Rahane, father of Indian cricket star Ajinkya Rahane, for speeding and rash driving which resulted in the death of an elderly woman here on Friday, an official said. View More..

Sri Lanka's Mathews fit for Sunday's series decider

    Updated On : Dec 15,2017   5:18 pm
Visakhapatnam, Dec 15 (IANS) Sri Lanka received a major shot in the arm after veteran all-rounder Angelo Mathews was declared fit for the series-deciding third and final one-dayer against India at the ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium here on Sunday. View More..

Third Ashes Test: Australia trail by 200 runs vs England on Day 2

    Updated On : Dec 15,2017   4:54 pm
Perth, Dec 15 (IANS) Australia scored 203/3 in the first innings, trailing by 200 runs at stumps on the second day of the third Ashes Test against England here on Friday. View More..

Steve Waugh's son features in Oz U-19 WC squad

    Updated On : Dec 15,2017   2:44 pm
Sydney, Dec 15 (IANS) Australia legend Steve Waugh's all-rounder son Austin was on Friday named in the 15-man squad, led by promising Jason Sangha, for the Under-19 World Cup to be held in New Zealand next month. View More..

Afridi hat-trick steals show in T10 opener

    Updated On : Dec 15,2017   2:36 pm
Sharjah, Dec 15 (IANS) Former Pakistan skipper Shahid Afridi's hat-trick lit up the opening night of the inaugural T10 League here, helping his Pakhtoons side beat the Virender Sehwag-led Maratha Arabians by 25 runs. View More..

IPL teams welcome Rajasthan's return

    Updated On : Dec 14,2017   10:12 pm
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) Several Indian Premier League (IPL) franchises took to social media on Thursday to welcome Rajasthan Royals, which is returning to the cash-rich cricket tournament after serving a two-year ban. View More..

Day-Night Tests inevitable, says Ganguly

    Updated On : Dec 14,2017   8:16 pm
Kolkata, Dec 14 (IANS) Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Thursday backed Day-Night Test cricket, saying it is inevitable in the face of the longest version of the game struggling for its existence. View More..

New Zealand's Bracewell replaces Grandhomme in ODI squad against West Indies

    Updated On : Dec 14,2017   4:36 pm
Wellington, Dec 14 (IANS) New Zealand medium pacer Doug Bracewell replaced all-rounder Colin de Grandhomme for the three-match One-day International (ODI) series against West Indies starting from December 20. View More..

Ashes Test: Malan ton takes England to 305/4 on Day 1

    Updated On : Dec 14,2017   4:34 pm
Perth, Dec 14 (IANS) Dawid Malan's brilliant ton helped England score 305/4 in their first innings against Australia on the opening day of the Third Ashes Test match here on Thursday. View More..

Ranji Trophy: Saha, Shami named in Bengal's semi squad

    Updated On : Dec 13,2017   10:54 pm
Kolkata, Dec 13 (IANS) India Test regulars Wriddhiman Saha and Mohammed Shami were on Wednesday named in Bengal's Ranji squad for their semifinal against Delhi in Pune from December 17. View More..

IPL: Hodge to coach Kings XI Punjab for 3 years

    Updated On : Dec 13,2017   9:32 pm
New Delhi, Dec 13 (IANS) Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Kings XI Punjab on Wednesday signed former Australia batsman Brad Hodge as head coach on a three-year contract. View More..

Double ton against Sri Lanka in 2014 very close to me: Rohit

    Updated On : Dec 13,2017   9:20 pm
Mohali, Dec 13 (IANS) India skipper Rohit Sharma (208 not out), who slammed his third double ton to pilot India to a mammoth 392 against Sri Lanka on Wednesday, said the innings which he played against Sri Lanka in 2014 was very close to him. View More..

India bounce back with Rohit's historic double ton (Roundup)

    Updated On : Dec 13,2017   8:26 pm
Mohali, Dec 13 (IANS) Captain Rohit Sharma led from the front with a historic third ODI double ton (208 not out) as India thrashed Sri Lanka by 141 runs to not only avenge the loss in the series opener but also level the three-match rubber 1-1, at the Punjab Cricket Association I.S. Bindra Stadium here on Wednesday. View More..

India vs Sri Lanka 2nd ODI scoreboard

    Updated On : Dec 13,2017   8:26 pm
Mohali, Dec 13 (IANS) Following is the scoreboard of the second One-Day International (ODI) played between India and Sri Lanka at the Punjab Cricket Association I.S. Bindra Stadium here on Wednesday. View More..

Delhi vs Bengal, Karnataka vs Vidarbha in Ranji semis

    Updated On : Dec 13,2017   7:58 pm
Mumbai, Dec 13 (IANS) Bengal have been drawn against Delhi, while Vidarbha have been pitted against southern cricket powerhouse Karnataka in the Ranji Trophy semi-finals, it was revealed on Wednesday. View More..

India down Sri Lanka by 141 runs to square ODI series

    Updated On : Dec 13,2017   7:32 pm
Mohali, Dec 13 (IANS) A disciplined India humbled Sri Lanka by 141 runs in the second One-day International and squared the three-match rubber 1-1 at the Punjab Cricket Association I.S. Bindra Stadium here on Wednesday. View More..

Ashes: Australia aim for series clinching 3rd win vs England (Preview)

    Updated On : Dec 13,2017   5:46 pm
Perth, Dec 13 (IANS) After winning two consecutive matches, hosts Australia will aim for a series clinching win when they take on beleaguered England in the third Ashes Test at the WACA Ground here on Thursday. View More..

Rohit records third double-ton in ODIs

    Updated On : Dec 13,2017   4:04 pm
Mohali, Dec 13 (IANS) India skipper Rohit Sharma (208 not out), who piloted India to a mammoth 392 against Sri Lanka on Wednesday, became the first cricketer to score three double hundred in the One-Day International (ODI). View More..