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Veteran Yuvraj Singh still harbours World Cup selection hopes

Veteran Yuvraj Singh still harbours World Cup selection hopes

Yuvraj lavished praise on Pant who scored a Test hundred each in England and Australia within months from his debut.

Jan 06, 2019, 18:49 PM IST
Ranji Trophy: Delhi, Tamil Nadu face off in inconsequential Group B game

Ranji Trophy: Delhi, Tamil Nadu face off in inconsequential Group B game

A win at the M A Chidambaram stadium could act as motivation ahead of the national T20 championship, that follows the Ranji season.

Jan 06, 2019, 18:36 PM IST
We will battle for a draw tomorrow: Peter Handscomb

We will battle for a draw tomorrow: Peter Handscomb

Handscomb said that the criticism was warranted but they will try to change the momentum on an intriguing day five on Monday.

Jan 06, 2019, 17:27 PM IST
Pujara is worthy of many privileges in Kohli's kingdom: Ian Chappell

Pujara is worthy of many privileges in Kohli's kingdom: Ian Chappell

The series Down Under was a far cry from the tour of England where Pujara was dropped at the start of the series, which India lost 1-4.

Jan 06, 2019, 17:21 PM IST
Ricky Ponting lashes out at Australia for showing 'no desperation' during 4th Test against India

Ricky Ponting lashes out at Australia for showing 'no desperation' during 4th Test against India

The former three-time World Cup winning cricketer also slammed pacer Starc, who was at the non-stricker's end, for not intervening.

Jan 06, 2019, 17:13 PM IST
Dilip Vengsarkar, Praveen Amre hail India for dominant show Down Under

Dilip Vengsarkar, Praveen Amre hail India for dominant show Down Under

India are leading the four-Test rubber 2-1 and are well-poised to make it 3-1 going into the final day of the series, in the last Test at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Monday.

Jan 06, 2019, 15:42 PM IST
South Africa ease to series-clinching victory over Pakistan

South Africa ease to series-clinching victory over Pakistan

Pakistan will take positives from the second test where they avoided an innings defeat with a stout batting performance on Saturday to force the match into a fourth day.

Jan 06, 2019, 15:26 PM IST
Rohit Sharma, wife Ritika name their daughter 'Samaira'--See pic

Rohit Sharma, wife Ritika name their daughter 'Samaira'--See pic

Rohit and wife Ritika welcomed their first child into the world on December 31.

Jan 06, 2019, 13:46 PM IST
Sydney Test: India on course for historic series win over Australia despite rain-hit Day 4

Sydney Test: India on course for historic series win over Australia despite rain-hit Day 4

Bad light and intermitted rain led to substantial loss of play with only 25.2 overs bowled on day four. 

Jan 06, 2019, 12:46 PM IST
Sydney Test, Day 4 : Play abandoned due to bad weather; Hosts 6/0 following-on

Sydney Test, Day 4 : Play abandoned due to bad weather; Hosts 6/0 following-on

Resuming at an overnight score of 236-6 in their first-innings, Australia failed to stay long at the crease and were bundled out for 300 runs inside the first 20 overs bowled today. 

Jan 06, 2019, 05:16 AM IST
Pakistan lose wickets in bid to fight back versus South Africa

Pakistan lose wickets in bid to fight back versus South Africa

Imam-ul-Haq and Azhar Ali went cheaply at the start of Pakistan’s second innings as they attempted to haul in a 254-run deficit after earlier bowling South Africa out for 431.

Jan 05, 2019, 17:51 PM IST
Sri Lankan all-rounder Thisara Perera fireworks light up Sri Lanka as New Zealand seal series

Sri Lankan all-rounder Thisara Perera fireworks light up Sri Lanka as New Zealand seal series

The 29-year-old gave New Zealand an almighty scare, smashing 13 sixes and eight boundaries in a 74-ball 140, before he became the final wicket to fall, dismissed by pace bowler Matt Henry.

Jan 05, 2019, 16:59 PM IST
I need more time to improve as a Test bowler, says Kuldeep Yadav

I need more time to improve as a Test bowler, says Kuldeep Yadav

The 24-year-old left-arm wrist spinner scalped three wickets to leave Australia struggling for 236-6 in reply to India's first-inning score of 622-7 declared on the third day of the fourth Test.

Jan 05, 2019, 16:22 PM IST
Not being able to convert starts have hurt us: Australian opener Marcus Harris

Not being able to convert starts have hurt us: Australian opener Marcus Harris

Harris (79) scored his second Test half-century in the morning session, but was out within three overs on resumption, playing on to his stumps off Ravindra Jadeja.

Jan 05, 2019, 15:39 PM IST
Ricky Ponting backs Rishabh Pant to surpass MS Dhoni in Test cricket following exploits in Australia

Ricky Ponting backs Rishabh Pant to surpass MS Dhoni in Test cricket following exploits in Australia

Not only this Ponting also hailed Pant as a 'real talent' who enjoyed a bright future, drawing comparisons to none other than Adam Gilchrist. 

Jan 05, 2019, 13:55 PM IST
Sydney Test: India inch closer to maiden series win before rain stops third day's play

Sydney Test: India inch closer to maiden series win before rain stops third day's play

With two full days play left in the game and Australia still 386 runs adrift of India's score, the visitors will fancy their chances of winning the four-match rubber 3-1. 

Jan 05, 2019, 13:02 PM IST
Indian cricketers present signed pink caps to Glenn McGrath in Sydney

Indian cricketers present signed pink caps to Glenn McGrath in Sydney

The McGrath Foundation is seeking to raise as much funds as possible before stumps on day five of the fourth and final Test between India and Australia.

Jan 05, 2019, 10:39 AM IST
West Indies' Shane Shillingford suspended over illegal bowling action

West Indies' Shane Shillingford suspended over illegal bowling action

An independent assessment revealed that Shillingford’s deliveries exceeded the 15 degrees level of tolerance permitted under playing regulations.

Jan 05, 2019, 08:11 AM IST
Richard Pybus appointed Windies interim head coach

Richard Pybus appointed Windies interim head coach

Richard Pybus had earlier also served at several high-level technical areas in South Africa, Bangladesh and Pakistan.

Jan 05, 2019, 07:23 AM IST
 India vs Australia, 4th Test Day 3 : Hosts reach 236/6 before rain calls off play

India vs Australia, 4th Test Day 3 : Hosts reach 236/6 before rain calls off play

Australia reached 236/6 in their first innings before rain played the spoilsport and called off the third day's play of the series-deciding fourth and final Test at the SCG on Saturday. 

Jan 05, 2019, 05:27 AM IST
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India beat Australia by 7 wickets