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Sourav Ganguly confident of India's victory in 2019 World Cup

Sourav Ganguly confident of India's victory in 2019 World Cup

India will open their 2019 ICC World Cup campaign again South Africa on June 5 at Hampshire Bowl, Southampton. 

Dec 15, 2018, 10:26 AM IST
Qatar, Kuwait reach semi-finals of ICC World Cup Asia Division 2 qualifier

Qatar, Kuwait reach semi-finals of ICC World Cup Asia Division 2 qualifier

Kuwait finished top of Group B and will face Qatar in the semi-finals, while Hong Kong claimed second place in Group B as they beat Maldives by 10 wickets 

Dec 15, 2018, 08:51 AM IST
India vs Australia, 2nd Test Day 2: Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane's fifties take India to 172-3 at stumps

India vs Australia, 2nd Test Day 2: Virat Kohli, Ajinkya Rahane's fifties take India to 172-3 at stumps

Virat Kohli and Ajinkya Rahane scored blistering half-centuries to take India to 172-3 at stumps after the visitors lost their openers early on Day 2 of the second Test in Perth. 

Dec 15, 2018, 07:30 AM IST
Perth Test: India bounce back but Australia enjoy slight edge after Day 1

Perth Test: India bounce back but Australia enjoy slight edge after Day 1

The hosts, 1-0 down in the four-match series after losing the opener in Adelaide, reached stumps on 277 for six with captain Tim Paine unbeaten on 16 and Pat Cummins 11 not out.

Dec 14, 2018, 16:30 PM IST
 Virat Kohli behind Anil Kumble's exit as India coach, claims Diana Edulji

Virat Kohli behind Anil Kumble's exit as India coach, claims Diana Edulji

Kumble's one-year term as the head coach of the Indian men's cricket team came to a controversial end following the side's shocking 180-run defeat against Pakistan in the Champions Trophy final at

Dec 14, 2018, 12:07 PM IST
India vs Australia, 2nd Test Day 1: India restrict Australia to 277-6 at stumps

India vs Australia, 2nd Test Day 1: India restrict Australia to 277-6 at stumps

India bounced back to restrict Australia to 277-6 at stumps on Day 1 of the second Test at the Perth Stadium on Friday. 

Dec 14, 2018, 07:21 AM IST
India beat arch-rivals Pakistan to reach final of Emerging Teams Asia Cup

India beat arch-rivals Pakistan to reach final of Emerging Teams Asia Cup

Winning the toss and inviting Pakistan to bat first, India bowled out Pakistan for 172 in 44.4 overs.

Dec 13, 2018, 18:37 PM IST
Cricket in Caribbean will suffer till somebody does the right things: Former Windies opener Phil Simmons

Cricket in Caribbean will suffer till somebody does the right things: Former Windies opener Phil Simmons

On the West Indies team's struggles over the years and the crushing innings loss to Bangladesh in a Test recently, he said it was depressing.

Dec 13, 2018, 17:17 PM IST
WACA head curator Brett Sipthorpe on green top: We are trying to produce bounciest wicket we can

WACA head curator Brett Sipthorpe on green top: We are trying to produce bounciest wicket we can

Sipthorpe is aiming to produce a similar surface to what was used for the Sheffield Shield clash between Western Australia Cricket Association (WACA) and New South Wales last month. 

Dec 13, 2018, 16:52 PM IST
Michael Vaughan says green top in Perth could backfire on Australia

Michael Vaughan says green top in Perth could backfire on Australia

Vaughan also said that Mitchell Starc's performance dipped in the second innings though he ended up taking five wickets in the game. 

Dec 13, 2018, 16:45 PM IST
Ranji Trophy: Depleted Mumbai face uphill task against Baroda

Ranji Trophy: Depleted Mumbai face uphill task against Baroda

The 41-time champions are without several top players, including those who are doing national duty in Australia, and are fielding a totally inexperienced team in their second home game.

Dec 13, 2018, 16:35 PM IST
It would be a good toss to lose: Tim Paine, ahead of Perth Test

It would be a good toss to lose: Tim Paine, ahead of Perth Test

He expects India to come hard at the hosts and achieve something special in Perth. The hosts won the first Test by 31 runs and are raring to go on a green-top to push for a 2-0 scoreline.

Dec 13, 2018, 16:25 PM IST
'We get more excited than nervous looking at lively pitches': Virat Kohli ahead of Perth Test

'We get more excited than nervous looking at lively pitches': Virat Kohli ahead of Perth Test

Despite enjoying a 1-0 lead in the four-match Test series, Kohli refused to rule out Australia terming them as the stronger side in home conditions. 

Dec 13, 2018, 14:36 PM IST
Australia name unchanged XI for 2nd Test vs India in Perth

Australia name unchanged XI for 2nd Test vs India in Perth

Paine also backed opener Aaron Finch who made a three-ball duck and 11 in the first Test in Adelaide, stating that he needed just one score to develop the belief that he can thrive at Test level. 

Dec 13, 2018, 14:01 PM IST
India triumph in Australia would seal supremacy: Former England opener Mark Butcher

India triumph in Australia would seal supremacy: Former England opener Mark Butcher

The four-test series in Australia will be the last chance in 2018 for India to match their formidable home form with success abroad and show why they are the world`s top-ranked side in the longest

Dec 13, 2018, 13:37 PM IST
New Zealand vs Pakistan: Tim Southee hails green grass of home but remains cautious

New Zealand vs Pakistan: Tim Southee hails green grass of home but remains cautious

New Zealand open their domestic test season against Sri Lanka on Saturday and were greeted by a verdant strip at the country`s most historic ground, where sides that win the toss tend to try and

Dec 13, 2018, 13:27 PM IST
Green top awaits India and Australia in Perth's new Test venue

Green top awaits India and Australia in Perth's new Test venue

Curator Brett Sipthorpe is trying to produce the 'bounciest' pitch he can and that could very well work in India's favour as the visitors aim to take a 2-0 lead in the four-Test series, India won the

Dec 13, 2018, 12:57 PM IST
Manipur pacer Rex Singh emulates Anil Kumble, picks 10 wickets in an innings

Manipur pacer Rex Singh emulates Anil Kumble, picks 10 wickets in an innings

The 18-year-old recorded extraordinary figures of 10/11 in the four-day tournament with 6 of the 9.5 overs bowled during his spell, finishing as maidens. 

Dec 13, 2018, 12:48 PM IST
Rohit Sharma, R Ashwin ruled out of 2nd Test match against Australia

Rohit Sharma, R Ashwin ruled out of 2nd Test match against Australia

Pacer Umesh Yadav, all-rounders Hanuma Vihari and Ravindra Jadeja were included in the 13-man squad.

Dec 13, 2018, 10:06 AM IST
ICC persuading governments to make fixing a criminal offence: CEO Dave Richardson

ICC persuading governments to make fixing a criminal offence: CEO Dave Richardson

Three Sri Lankan cricketers including Sanath Jayasuriya and Nuwan Zoysa have been charged recently under the ICC Anti-Corruption Code.

Dec 12, 2018, 20:49 PM IST
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