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World Cup 2019: ICC opens portal for public screening requests of tournament

World Cup 2019: ICC opens portal for public screening requests of tournament

The portal comprises of guidelines, license fees, permissions as well as a registration gateway for staging a public screening event. 

Jan 16, 2019, 18:56 PM IST
Dhoni knows how to play according to the situation: Former Australian pacer Jason Gillespie

Dhoni knows how to play according to the situation: Former Australian pacer Jason Gillespie

Dhoni has started the year in style, scoring two half-centuries in successive ODIs as he rolled back time to finish the Adelaide ODI to level the three-match series 1-1.

Jan 16, 2019, 17:48 PM IST
Lord's gets permission for constructing new stands to increase stadium`s capacity

Lord's gets permission for constructing new stands to increase stadium`s capacity

The new three-tier stands, to be built at the stadium`s Nursery End, will cost 50 million pounds ($64.37 million).

Jan 16, 2019, 17:42 PM IST
Youngsters focusing solely on shorter formats could have mental problems playing Tests: Virat Kohli

Youngsters focusing solely on shorter formats could have mental problems playing Tests: Virat Kohli

Kohli warned that youngsters will certainly have mental problems if they don't embrace the longer format of the game.

Jan 16, 2019, 17:20 PM IST
Darren Bravo, Alzarri Joseph recalled as Windies name squad for 1st Test against England

Darren Bravo, Alzarri Joseph recalled as Windies name squad for 1st Test against England

Oshane Thomas has further been named as cover for 22-year-old fast bowler Alzarri Joseph, who is currently recovering following a stress fracture. 

Jan 16, 2019, 17:05 PM IST
Get it right or we won’t see you again: Former Australian cricketer Ian Healy's warning to players

Get it right or we won’t see you again: Former Australian cricketer Ian Healy's warning to players

The cricketer made these remarks following an incredible run-chase led by MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli, who stitched a vital partnership to held India level the three-match ODI series.

Jan 16, 2019, 15:44 PM IST
Shaun Marsh focused on white-ball cricket amidst uncertainty over Test future

Shaun Marsh focused on white-ball cricket amidst uncertainty over Test future

Marsh has been in brilliant form recently in the ODI format, having scored his fourth one-day hundred in eight matches, against India during the second clash in Adelaide. 

Jan 16, 2019, 14:46 PM IST
No.7 is the perfect spot for Glenn Maxwell: Coach Justin Langer, after quick-fire cameo against India

No.7 is the perfect spot for Glenn Maxwell: Coach Justin Langer, after quick-fire cameo against India

Maxwell who came in to bat at the No.7 position, smashed 48 runs off 37 deliveries, to help Australia post a total of 298 runs for the loss of 9 wickets. 

Jan 16, 2019, 13:42 PM IST
#10YearChallenge: ICC pays tribute to MS Dhoni after match-winning knock against Australia

#10YearChallenge: ICC pays tribute to MS Dhoni after match-winning knock against Australia

Dhoni scored 55 runs in 54 deliveries, stitching an unbeaten 57-run stand off 34 balls with Dinesh Karthik, as the visitors emerged victorious after being handed a target of 299 with four balls to

Jan 16, 2019, 12:17 PM IST
'Batting’s separate to leading out on the field': Aaron Finch refuses to let lean form affect captaincy

'Batting’s separate to leading out on the field': Aaron Finch refuses to let lean form affect captaincy

Finch was dropped from the Test side after scoring 97 runs in three clashes against India at an average of 16.16 during the four-match series. 

Jan 16, 2019, 11:41 AM IST
'When he gets going, he scores hundreds': Coach Justin Langer defends opener Aaron Finch

'When he gets going, he scores hundreds': Coach Justin Langer defends opener Aaron Finch

The 32-year-old batsman has failed to make full use of the opportunity provided at the top of the order, resulting in questions over his ability to deliver the goods in a crucial series against India

Jan 16, 2019, 11:09 AM IST
After scripting history in Australia, Virat Kohli eyes 'Test superpower' status for India

After scripting history in Australia, Virat Kohli eyes 'Test superpower' status for India

The Asian giants recently recorded a historic 2-1 Test series triumph against Australia away from home, in the four-match series.

Jan 16, 2019, 10:01 AM IST
Team wants me to finish games batting at number six: Dinesh Karthik

Team wants me to finish games batting at number six: Dinesh Karthik

Chasing 299 in the second ODI against Australia, Karthik (25) played a key role in team's successful, yet, tight chase by putting on 57 runs for the unconquered fifth wicket with Dhoni (55).

Jan 15, 2019, 20:57 PM IST
Sexist comments row: BCCI CEO Rahul Johri hears Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul's statements

Sexist comments row: BCCI CEO Rahul Johri hears Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul's statements

The two players had spoken about hooking up with multiple women and being casual about it even with their parents on 'Koffee with Karan', triggering an online storm.

Jan 15, 2019, 20:12 PM IST
Justin Langer hails chase master Virat Kohli, says his balance is 'unbelievable'

Justin Langer hails chase master Virat Kohli, says his balance is 'unbelievable'

India and Australia will now head into series-dedicing third and final ODI at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on January 18. 

Jan 15, 2019, 19:56 PM IST
 India vs Australia: Virat Kohli brings up 39th ODI century, breaks several records

India vs Australia: Virat Kohli brings up 39th ODI century, breaks several records

The two sides will now head into the third match at Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on January 18. 

Jan 15, 2019, 18:57 PM IST
MS Dhoni reclaims position as finisher as he steers India to victory in 2nd ODI vs Australia

MS Dhoni reclaims position as finisher as he steers India to victory in 2nd ODI vs Australia

Dhoni scored 55 runs in 54 deliveries, stitching an unbeaten 57-run stand off 34 balls with Dinesh Karthik, as the visitors emerged victorious with four balls to spare. 

Jan 15, 2019, 17:46 PM IST
Virat Kohli slams 39th ODI ton, sixth against Australia

Virat Kohli slams 39th ODI ton, sixth against Australia

Regarded as world's greatest batsman in the modern-day cricket, Kohli reached the three-figure mark by picking up two runs off Peter Siddle's delivery in the 42nd over of the match. 

Jan 15, 2019, 17:40 PM IST
King is always a King: Former cricketers, fans laud Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni as India win second ODI against Australia

King is always a King: Former cricketers, fans laud Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni as India win second ODI against Australia

Dhoni, who has been coping a lot of criticism for his waning finishing skills, took India past the finish line with a final over six.

Jan 15, 2019, 17:39 PM IST
Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni star in series-levelling win for India against Australia

Virat Kohli, MS Dhoni star in series-levelling win for India against Australia

Man of the match Kohli was dismissed in the 44th over after making 104 off 112 balls with five fours and two sixes.

Jan 15, 2019, 17:10 PM IST
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RESULT:
India beat Australia by 6 wickets