Cricket In India

BCCI anti-graft officials speak to Shami's wife on his match-fixing link

    Updated On : Mar 17,2018   10:06 pm
Kolkata, March 17 (IANS) Four officials of the Indian cricket board's anti-corruption wing on Saturday landed in Kolkata and spoke to beleaguered pacer Mohammad Shami's wife Hasin Jahan over allegations that the player was involved in match-fixing. View More..

Bengal squad named for Santosh Trophy final round

    Updated On : Mar 17,2018   9:14 pm
Kolkata, March 17 (IANS) Defending champions West Bengal on Saturday announced their 20-member squad for the final round of the national football championship for the Santosh Trophy starting from Monday at the Rabindra Sarovar and Howrah Stadium here. View More..

Kevin Pietersen quits cricket

    Updated On : Mar 17,2018   9:08 pm
London, March 17 (IANS) Former England captain Kevin Pietersen on Saturday called time on his cricketing career with a four-word Twitter message, writing 'Boots up! Thank you. View More..

Vidarbha a day away from Irani Cup title

    Updated On : Mar 17,2018   8:10 pm
Nagpur, March 17 (IANS) Vidarbha reduced Rest of India to 236 for six wickets in their first innings after declaring their first innings at a mammoth total of 800 for seven on the fourth day of the Irani Cup here on Saturday. View More..

Karthik aware of Bangladesh's prowess in T20Is

    Updated On : Mar 17,2018   7:36 pm
Colombo, March 17 (IANS) On the eve of the Nidahas Trophy T20 tri-series final against Bangladesh here, veteran India wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik on Saturday refused to take the opponents lightly despite the men-in-blue starting as clear favourites. View More..

Binny optimistic about Rajasthan Royals winning IPL 2018

    Updated On : Mar 17,2018   6:00 pm
New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Rajasthan Royals all-rounder Stuart Binny feels that they have what it takes to win this edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) Twenty20 cricket tournament. View More..

Eden Gardens to host West Indies T20I

    Updated On : Mar 17,2018   4:36 pm
Kolkata, March 17 (IANS) The one-off Twenty 20 International during the West Indies' tour of India will be held on November 4 at the Eden Gardens, Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) president and former India captain Sourav Ganguly said on Saturday. View More..

Bangladesh's Shakib, Nurul penalised for ICC code breach

    Updated On : Mar 17,2018   3:48 pm
Dubai, March 17 (IANS) In the aftermath of Friday's ugly final over drama between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh in the Nidahas Trophy T20 tri-series in Colombo, Bangladesh skipper Shakib Al Hasan and reserve Nurul Hasan have both been fined 25 percent of their match fees and also received one demerit point for breaching Level 1 of the ICC code of conduct. View More..

India face rejuvenated Bangladesh in Nidahas Trophy final (Preview)

    Updated On : Mar 17,2018   3:04 pm
Colombo, March 17 (IANS) Fresh from a thrilling win in their last league game against hosts Sri Lanka, Bangladesh will have their tails up as they prepare to take on a confident India in the final of the Nidahas Trophy T20 tri-series at the R. Premadasa Stadium here on Sunday. View More..

Bangladesh-Sri Lanka match marred by controversy

    Updated On : Mar 17,2018   12:34 am
Colombo, March 17 (IANS) The Twenty20 International (T20I) cricket match of the Nidahas Trophy between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh on Friday was marred by some unpleasant actions at the ground. View More..

Nidahas Trophy: Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka to enter final

    Updated On : Mar 16,2018   11:16 pm
Colombo, March 16 (IANS) Riding on some brilliant batting from middle-order batsman Mahmudullah (43 not out), Bangladesh edged past Sri Lanka by two wickets to enter the final of the Nidahas Trophy T20 tri-series here on Friday. View More..

Sri Lanka Cricket releases book on Jagmohan Dalmiya

    Updated On : Mar 16,2018   6:52 pm
Kolkata, March 16 (IANS) Recognising his contribution to the game over the years, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC), on the occasion of the country's 70th independence anniversary, released a book on former BCCI President Jagmohan Dalmiya titled 'A Tribute to Jagu. View More..

Rabada's appeal to be heard on Monday

    Updated On : Mar 16,2018   5:36 pm
Dubai, March 16 (IANS) South African pacer Kagiso Rabada's appeal against a Level 2 breach of the ICC Code of Conduct will be heard on Monday, the International Cricket Council (ICC) announced on Friday. View More..

Spinner Narine reported for suspect action in PSL

    Updated On : Mar 16,2018   2:10 pm
Lahore, March 16 (IANS) West Indian mystery spinner Sunil Narine has once again been reported for suspect bowling action, this time during the Pakistan Super League game between Lahore Qalandars and Quetta Gladiators. View More..

Bolton, Jonassen star as Australia seal ODI series

    Updated On : Mar 15,2018   9:42 pm
Vadodara, March 15 (IANS) Australia continued their dominance with a comprehensive 60-run victory against Indian women to seal the three-match One-day International (ODI) series by taking an unassailable 2-0 lead here on Thursday. View More..

Irani Cup: Jaffer double ton puts Vidarbha in commanding position

    Updated On : Mar 15,2018   8:04 pm
Nagpur, March 15 (IANS) Vidarbha rode on veteran opener Wasim Jaffer's unbeaten 285 to post a mammoth 589/3 against a hapless Rest of India (ROI) attack on the second day of the Irani Cup at the VCA Stadium here on Thursday. View More..

Samson eager to perform for Rajasthan Royals, keen to meet Warne (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : Mar 15,2018   7:32 pm
Jaipur, March 15 (IANS) The youngest cricketer to captain a Ranji Trophy side Sanju Samson has many firsts to his credit in domestic cricket. View More..

IPL: Defending champs Mumbai Indians start ticket sales

    Updated On : Mar 15,2018   6:38 pm
Mumbai, March 15 (IANS) Three-time Indian Premier League (IPL) champions and holders Mumbai Indians on Thursday commenced online ticket sales for the upcoming season's opening match against Chennai Super Kings to be played at Wankhede stadium on April 7. View More..

Washington allows me to breathe easy: Rohit

    Updated On : Mar 14,2018   10:58 pm
Colombo, March 14 (IANS) India skipper Rohit Sharma heaped praises on teenaged off-spinner Washington Sundar for starring with the ball during the 17-run win over Bangladesh at the R.Premadasa Stadium here on Wednesday. View More..

Rohit, Sundar guide India to final of Nidahas Trophy

    Updated On : Mar 14,2018   10:38 pm
Colombo, March 14 (IANS) Skipper Rohit Sharma led from the front with a fluent half century and teenaged off-spinner Washington Sundar scalped three wickets to help India beat Bangladesh by 17 runs at the R. Premadasa Stadium here on Wednesday and guide the men-in-blue to the final of the Nidahas Trophy T20 tri-series. View More..