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 '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
List of some ODI records broken by Indian players on Australian soil

List of some ODI records broken by Indian players on Australian soil

India have a poor record in ODIs against Australia just like in the Tests, having emerged victorious in only 11 out of 48 ODIs they have played since touring the country for limited overs cricket in

Jan 11, 2019, 16:32 PM IST
Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul out of 1st ODI vs Australia amid recommendation of suspension

Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul out of 1st ODI vs Australia amid recommendation of suspension

BCCI had taken a grim view of comments made by the two on a chat show which were later blasted as sexist and misogynist by people at large.

Jan 11, 2019, 16:10 PM IST
Lockie Ferguson's double strike helps New Zealand beat Sri Lanka in lone T20

Lockie Ferguson's double strike helps New Zealand beat Sri Lanka in lone T20

Sri Lanka now head into Australia for two Tests, while New Zealand begin preparations for a limited-overs tour to India, starting on January 23.

Jan 11, 2019, 15:48 PM IST
Focus will be on dismissing India's top-three cheaply in ODIs: Aaron Finch

Focus will be on dismissing India's top-three cheaply in ODIs: Aaron Finch

Australia have rested their own primary pacers Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins and Josh Hazlewood, with old-timer Peter Siddle returning to the side after a gap of nine years. 

Jan 11, 2019, 14:43 PM IST
 Rahul Dravid turns 46, birthday wishes pour in for 'The Wall'

Rahul Dravid turns 46, birthday wishes pour in for 'The Wall'

Regarded as one of the finest cricketers of the country ever, Dravid represented India in a total of 164 Tests scoring 13,288 runs, including 36 centuries and 63 half-centuries at an average of 52.31

Jan 11, 2019, 13:42 PM IST
Diana Edulji recommends 'suspension pending inquiry' against Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul

Diana Edulji recommends 'suspension pending inquiry' against Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul

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

Jan 11, 2019, 13:31 PM IST
 Alex Carey given chance to prove World Cup credentials in India ODIs

Alex Carey given chance to prove World Cup credentials in India ODIs

The 27-year-old wicketkeeper-batsman has played just six previous ODIs and typically batted in the middle order, where he has scored 172 runs at an average of 34.40.

Jan 11, 2019, 11:53 AM IST
Preview: After Test high, India look to prepare for World Cup with ODIs against Australia

Preview: After Test high, India look to prepare for World Cup with ODIs against Australia

In the build-up to the first ODI, skipper Virat Kohli underlined that the team management is still waiting for a decision to be made regarding a ban or punishment to be meted out to Hardik Pandya and

Jan 11, 2019, 11:41 AM IST
Did Pandya, Rahul seek permission to appear on TV show, BCCI treasurer asks CoA

Did Pandya, Rahul seek permission to appear on TV show, BCCI treasurer asks CoA

Committee of Administrators (CoA) Chief Vinod Rai has already recommended a two-match ban for the comments made by these cricketers on the show.

Jan 11, 2019, 11:31 AM IST
Ranji Trophy: Bihar spinner Ashutosh Aman breaks Bishan Singh Bedi’s 44-year record

Ranji Trophy: Bihar spinner Ashutosh Aman breaks Bishan Singh Bedi’s 44-year record

Aman grabbed 68 wickets in 14 innings at an average of 6.48 to surpass the record of 64 wickets set by legendary tweaker Bishan Singh Bedi 44 years ago in 1974-75.

Jan 11, 2019, 09:03 AM IST
Virat Kohli breaks silence on Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul controversy

Virat Kohli breaks silence on Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul controversy

According to Virat Kohli, the remarks made by Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul were their “personal opinions”.

Jan 11, 2019, 08:47 AM IST
Aussies to don 1986-inspired retro kit during ODIs against India

Aussies to don 1986-inspired retro kit during ODIs against India

The Aaron Finch-led side will sport a similar kind of jerseys as one worn by Allan Border’s side during their respective ODI series against the Men in Blue in 1986.

Jan 10, 2019, 19:36 PM IST
Ahmedabad set to get world's largest cricket stadium

Ahmedabad set to get world's largest cricket stadium

With a seating capacity of 49,000, the Motera Stadium was built in 1982 and had hosted its first match between India and West Indies in the same year. 

Jan 10, 2019, 19:01 PM IST
Ashton Turner called up as Mitchell Marsh cover for first India ODI

Ashton Turner called up as Mitchell Marsh cover for first India ODI

 Australia have called in uncapped batsman Ashton Turner into the squad as cover for Mitchell Marsh for the opening ODI against India on Saturday at the SCG. 

Jan 10, 2019, 17:56 PM IST
Cheteshwar Pujara's concentration better than Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid : Justin Langer

Cheteshwar Pujara's concentration better than Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid : Justin Langer

 India won the four-match Test series 2-1 against Australia, with Pujara fetching the Man of the Series award with a total of 521 runs, including three hundreds. 

Jan 10, 2019, 17:51 PM IST
Will be happy to achieve even half of what Sehwag did: Mayank Agarwal

Will be happy to achieve even half of what Sehwag did: Mayank Agarwal

Former India batsman Sanjay Manjrekar and his personal coach Irfan Sait are among those who feel that "there is a little bit of Sehwag" in Agarwal, who drew the flattering comparison for his

Jan 10, 2019, 16:10 PM IST
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