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Goa Ranji Trophy cricketer Rajesh Ghodge dies of heart attack at 47

Goa Ranji Trophy cricketer Rajesh Ghodge dies of heart attack at 47

The incident took place at around 3 pm.

Jan 13, 2019, 19:04 PM IST
Ambati Rayadu reported for suspect bowling action after Sydney clash against Australia

Ambati Rayadu reported for suspect bowling action after Sydney clash against Australia

The part-time off spinner will be permitted to bowl in international cricket until the results of tests, which he is required to undergo within 14 days are declared.

Jan 13, 2019, 14:34 PM IST
Batting at No 5 for India A has helped my game: Vijay Shankar

Batting at No 5 for India A has helped my game: Vijay Shankar

The sudden selection and the cloud of uncertainty hovering over Pandya for his transgressions has suddenly brought Shankar into the mix but he is unfazed about it.

Jan 13, 2019, 13:18 PM IST
India vs Australia: Bhuvneshwar Kumar 12th Indian pacer to pick 100 ODI wickets

India vs Australia: Bhuvneshwar Kumar 12th Indian pacer to pick 100 ODI wickets

The 28-year-old bowler has picked 100 ODI wickets in just 96 clashes at an average of 37.88 and astounding economy rate of 4.98.

Jan 13, 2019, 11:09 AM IST
Watch: Rohit Sharma learns how to 'floss dance' in Australia

Watch: Rohit Sharma learns how to 'floss dance' in Australia

There is certainly no shortage of confidence and enthusiasm in the camp as evident from Rohit Sharma's attempts to learn how to 'floss dance'. 

Jan 13, 2019, 09:11 AM IST
1st ODI: Rohit Sharma surpasses Virat Kohli, first Indian to register 5 ODI tons in Australia

1st ODI: Rohit Sharma surpasses Virat Kohli, first Indian to register 5 ODI tons in Australia

Not only this, he also enjoys the unique distinction of recording the joint-most centuries in Australia amongst visiting batsmen, alongside former Sri Lankan batsman Kumar Sangakkara. 

Jan 13, 2019, 08:21 AM IST
Vijay Shankar to replace Hardik Pandya in Australia, Shubman Gill included for New Zealand tour

Vijay Shankar to replace Hardik Pandya in Australia, Shubman Gill included for New Zealand tour

Pandya and Rahul have been suspended pending an inquiry into their sexist comments on a TV show, ruling them out of the three-match ODI series against Australia. 

Jan 13, 2019, 05:48 AM IST
MS Dhoni batting at number four is ideal: Rohit Sharma

MS Dhoni batting at number four is ideal: Rohit Sharma

Dhoni made a slow 51 from 96 balls in India's 34-run defeat to Australia in the first ODI, sparking another debate about his current form in a World Cup year.

Jan 12, 2019, 20:45 PM IST
ICC T20I rankings: New Zealand's Ish Sodhi breaks into top 5

ICC T20I rankings: New Zealand's Ish Sodhi breaks into top 5

Sodhi finished with impressive figures of three for 30 during his side's 35-run victory over Sri Lanka in the lone T20I match in Auckland to climb up two places to the fourth spot in the updated ICC

Jan 12, 2019, 19:10 PM IST
MS Dhoni becomes fifth Indian to reach 10,000-run mark in ODIs

MS Dhoni becomes fifth Indian to reach 10,000-run mark in ODIs

The 37-year-old wicketkeeper-batsman achieved the milestone during his side's opening ODI of the ongoing three-match series against Australia at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SGG). 

Jan 12, 2019, 17:29 PM IST
Rohit Sharma's brilliant ton goes in vain as India lose 1st ODI against Australia by 34 runs

Rohit Sharma's brilliant ton goes in vain as India lose 1st ODI against Australia by 34 runs

Sharma conjured up a magnificent 133 off 129 balls for his 22nd ODI hundred but eventually it only helped in reducing the defeat-margin as India ended up at 254 for nine while chasing a 289-run

Jan 12, 2019, 16:11 PM IST
CoA chief Vinod Rai wants 'quick inquiry' into Hardik Pandya-KL Rahul sexism row

CoA chief Vinod Rai wants 'quick inquiry' into Hardik Pandya-KL Rahul sexism row

The two-member CoA is yet again divided and this time on how the inquiry into Hardik Pandiya and KL Rahul controversy should be conducted. 

Jan 12, 2019, 15:57 PM IST
Steve Smith set to undergo surgery on elbow injury

Steve Smith set to undergo surgery on elbow injury

While Smith and Warner`s one-year bans will be lifted at the end of March, Bancroft`s nine-month suspension expiring on December 29. 

Jan 12, 2019, 15:43 PM IST
Injured James Pattinson ruled out of remainder of BBL

Injured James Pattinson ruled out of remainder of BBL

The 28-year-old pacer sustained the injury during his side Brisbane Heat's eight-wicket defeat at the hands of Melbourne Renegades in their BBL clash on Thursday. 

Jan 12, 2019, 14:19 PM IST
Hardik Pandya- KL Rahul fiasco: Only 2nd time in 82 years players sent back for disciplinary reasons

Hardik Pandya- KL Rahul fiasco: Only 2nd time in 82 years players sent back for disciplinary reasons

While there had been disciplinary issues on a lot of tours but in the history of Indian cricket, this is the first time that the Board has taken action and called back errant players.

Jan 12, 2019, 09:07 AM IST
1st ODI: Australia beat India by 34 runs to take 1-0 series lead

1st ODI: Australia beat India by 34 runs to take 1-0 series lead

Australia defeated India by 34 runs in the first ODI at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Saturday, on the back of excellent all-round performances by the hosts. 

Jan 12, 2019, 06:44 AM IST
 'You are suspended with immediate effect': BCCI punishes Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul over sexist remarks

'You are suspended with immediate effect': BCCI punishes Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul over sexist remarks

Earlier, Diana Edulji had initially suggested a two-match suspension for the duo but referred the matter to the legal cell after CoA chairman Vinod Rai agreed with her and recommended the same.

Jan 11, 2019, 20:46 PM IST
Amid Hardik Pandya-KL Rahul row, this old 'Bakra' video of Rahul Dravid is setting the right example

Amid Hardik Pandya-KL Rahul row, this old 'Bakra' video of Rahul Dravid is setting the right example

Hardik Pandya and K L Rahul were on Friday suspended pending an inquiry into their outrage-evoking comments on women during 'Koffee with Karan'.

Jan 11, 2019, 20:12 PM IST
Won't pick up bat again after retirement: Virat Kohli

Won't pick up bat again after retirement: Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli shares retirement plans ahead of the opening ODI of the three-match series against Australia in Sydney on Saturday. 

Jan 11, 2019, 16:58 PM IST
Sexist comments row: Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul suspended pending inquiry

Sexist comments row: Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul suspended pending inquiry

The two had been omitted from the Indian line-up for the opening ODI of the three-match series against Australia on Saturday in Sydney.

Jan 11, 2019, 16:49 PM IST