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Asia Cup 2018: India vs Hong Kong live updates

Asia Cup 2018: India vs Hong Kong live updates

 The spirited Hong Kong side bowled brilliantly as they gave only 48 runs in the last 10 overs, restricting India to 285/7. Meanwhile, Shikhar Dhawan smashed his 14th ODI ton with a patient 127 off

Sep 18, 2018, 16:39 PM IST
Asia Cup: India's Hong Kong dress rehearsal before Pakistan test

Asia Cup: India's Hong Kong dress rehearsal before Pakistan test

A formidable India will be aiming to make short work of minnows Hong Kong in their Asia Cup opener Tuesday before getting battle-ready for their much-anticipated clash against arch-rivals Pakistan on

Sep 18, 2018, 13:00 PM IST
Asia Cup 2018: Afghanistan thrash Sri Lanka by 91 runs, knock them out of tournament

Asia Cup 2018: Afghanistan thrash Sri Lanka by 91 runs, knock them out of tournament

Afghanistan beat Sri Lanka in the Group B match at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.

Sep 17, 2018, 16:40 PM IST
Asia Cup 2018: Ruthless Pakistan beat Hong Kong by 8 wickets

Asia Cup 2018: Ruthless Pakistan beat Hong Kong by 8 wickets

Pakistan outperformed Hong Kong, reducing the Associate nation to 116 runs and made short work of the total to win by 8 wickets and 158 balls to spare. 

Sep 16, 2018, 16:32 PM IST
Cricket Australia open for more warm-up games ahead of India Tests

Cricket Australia open for more warm-up games ahead of India Tests

Cricket Australia (CA) has responded positively to India head coach Ravi Shastri`s request for more warm-up games in the run-up to the four-match Test series between the two nations later this year.

Sep 15, 2018, 18:06 PM IST
Asia Cup 2018: Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka by 137 runs

Asia Cup 2018: Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka by 137 runs

Bangladesh put up a fighting 261 on the back of Mushfiqur Rahim's 150-ball 144 and cleaned up Sri Lanka for 124 runs to win by 137 runs. 

Sep 15, 2018, 16:55 PM IST
Cricket Australia to probe England cricketer Moeen Ali's 'Osama' sledge

Cricket Australia to probe England cricketer Moeen Ali's 'Osama' sledge

England all-rounder claimed that he was called "Osama" by an Australian player during an Ashes Test in 2015.

Sep 15, 2018, 16:54 PM IST
Hero Caribbean Premier League: Knight Riders defeat Patriots to seal final berth

Hero Caribbean Premier League: Knight Riders defeat Patriots to seal final berth

Trinbago Knight Riders have registered a 20-run win over St Kitts & Nevis Patriots in the semi final of the Hero Caribbean Premier League.

Sep 15, 2018, 10:58 AM IST
Asia Cup 2018: All you need to know about continental rivals

Asia Cup 2018: All you need to know about continental rivals

The 14th edition of the Asia Cup is set to begin from Saturday. The Continental bragging rights will be up for grabs as heavyweights and minnows battle it out in the six-nation extravaganza hosted by

Sep 14, 2018, 18:56 PM IST
No sympathy for 'rude’ Australians from England's Moeen Ali

No sympathy for 'rude’ Australians from England's Moeen Ali

England all-rounder Moeen Ali has no sympathy for Australia`s banned cricketers and finds the whole team "rude", British media reported.

Sep 14, 2018, 16:02 PM IST
Ricky Ponting backs Usman Khawaja to excel against Pakistan

Ricky Ponting backs Usman Khawaja to excel against Pakistan

Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting backed Queensland batsman Usman Khawaja to come good, in Asian conditions, in the upcoming two-Test series against Pakistan in UAE. 

Sep 14, 2018, 15:45 PM IST
Major setback for Sri Lanka as Danushka Gunathilaka ruled out of Asia Cup

Major setback for Sri Lanka as Danushka Gunathilaka ruled out of Asia Cup

Sri Lanka on Thursday suffered a major setback to their Asia Cup plans as opening batsman Danushka Gunathilaka was ruled out of the tourney. The 27-year old left-hander had suffered a lower-back

Sep 14, 2018, 10:53 AM IST
Under-fire Murali Vijay scores century on county debut for Essex

Under-fire Murali Vijay scores century on county debut for Essex

Indian opener Murali Vijay on Thursday hit a scintillating century on his County debut, as Essex beat Nottinghamshire by eight-wickets in a County Championship Division One match at Trent Bridge.

Sep 14, 2018, 09:30 AM IST
Virat Kohli snaps at journalist in post-match press conference after 4-1 loss

Virat Kohli snaps at journalist in post-match press conference after 4-1 loss

"That's your opinion, thank you very much," that was Virat Kohli's retort when questions were raised on Ravi Shastri's "best Indian team" claim after the crushing Test series loss to England.

Sep 13, 2018, 18:20 PM IST
England coach Trevor Bayliss confirms nervous wait for Keaton Jennings ahead of Sri Lanka tour

England coach Trevor Bayliss confirms nervous wait for Keaton Jennings ahead of Sri Lanka tour

England opener Keaton Jennings faces a nervous wait to know if he is part of their plans for next month`s tour of Sri Lanka but his ability on spinning wickets could work in his favour, coach Trevor

Sep 13, 2018, 16:49 PM IST
Former England captain Paul Collingwood calls time on professional cricket

Former England captain Paul Collingwood calls time on professional cricket

Former England captain Paul Collingwood will retire from professional cricket at the end of the current season, his County Championship side Durham announced on Thursday.

Sep 13, 2018, 16:22 PM IST
Inzamam-ul-Haq may have used his influence for son's selection in junior team

Inzamam-ul-Haq may have used his influence for son's selection in junior team

A former national selector has said he was told of how Inzamam is using his influence to get son Ibtisam in the national junior's team.

Sep 13, 2018, 15:34 PM IST
England spearhead James Anderson not considering retirement yet

England spearhead James Anderson not considering retirement yet

England`s James Anderson has no immediate plans to retire after becoming the most successful pace bowler in Test cricket history, but the 36-year-old does not rule out a sudden decision to end his

Sep 13, 2018, 11:52 AM IST
 Asia Cup 2018 schedule: India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Hong Kong

Asia Cup 2018 schedule: India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Hong Kong

The 14th edition of the Asia Cup is set to commence in the United Arab Emirates on September 15, Saturday. The six-nation tournament will be co-hosted by UAE cities Abu Dhabi and Dubai from September

Sep 12, 2018, 16:41 PM IST
CPL 2018: Guyana Amazon Warriors beat Trinbago Knight Riders by 2 wickets, book place in final

CPL 2018: Guyana Amazon Warriors beat Trinbago Knight Riders by 2 wickets, book place in final

The Guyana Amazon Warriors on Tuesday booked a berth in the 2018 Caribbean Premier League final after a nervy two-wicket win over Trinbago Knight Riders at the Providence Stadium, Guyana. 

Sep 12, 2018, 13:28 PM IST
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HK need 281 runs in 294 balls at 5.73 rpo