Hrishikesh Kanitkar retires from cricket, eyes coaching job
Hrishikesh Kanitkar retires from cricket, eyes coaching job

Former India player Hrishikesh Kanitkar has finally called time on his cricket career to concentrate on coaching assignments in the near future.

Discontent brewing in Pakistan cricket over new domestic structure
Discontent brewing in Pakistan cricket over new domestic structure

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is facing stiff resistance from players and its affiliated departments and regions over a proposed domestic structure which is likely to be implemented this year.

PCB to sell off regional teams to improve domestic structure
PCB to sell off regional teams to improve domestic structure

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) aims to sell off its affiliated regional teams to sponsors in a bid to improve its much maligned domestic structure and offer better pay incentives to domestic players.

We need to focus on domestic cricket: Shahid Afridi
We need to focus on domestic cricket: Shahid Afridi

Flamboyant all-rounder Shahid Afridi has said that Pakistan need to focus and invest a lot in its domestic cricket in order to be able to compete in a rapidly changing game at the global level.

Court rejects life ban petition for Pakistan`s Aamer
Court rejects life ban petition for Pakistan`s Aamer

A Pakistani court on Tuesday dismissed a legal petition seeking a life ban on fast bowler Mohammad Aamer, just weeks after he returned to domestic cricket following a spot-fixing suspension.

Irani Trophy: Karnataka stretch their lead to 321 runs
Irani Trophy: Karnataka stretch their lead to 321 runs

Karnataka put up a much improved batting effort in their second innings to lead Rest of India by 321 runs on day three of Irani Cup here on Thursday.

No favourite in Karnataka-Tamil Nadu Ranji Trophy final clash, says Woorkeri Raman
No favourite in Karnataka-Tamil Nadu Ranji Trophy final clash, says Woorkeri Raman

Tamil Nadu coach Woorkeri V Raman does not view either defending champions Karnataka or his team as favourites when they cross swords in the five-day Ranji Trophy final commencing at the Wankhede Stadium on March 8.

Karnataka beat Mumbai by 112 runs to enter Ranji Trophy final
Karnataka beat Mumbai by 112 runs to enter Ranji Trophy final

Karnataka on Saturday showed why they are a champion side as they outplayed a young Mumbai team by 112 runs to enter the final of the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament here today.

Ranji Trophy: Gugale, Khurana hit tons to keep Maharashtra in hunt againt Tamil Nadu
Ranji Trophy: Gugale, Khurana hit tons to keep Maharashtra in hunt againt Tamil Nadu

Centuries from top-order batsmen Swapnil Gugale and Chirag Khurana kept Maharashtra in the hunt against a wary Tamil Nadu in the Ranji Trophy cricket semifinal at Eden Gardens here on Saturday.

Mumbai offie Akshay Girap hurt in bike accident, to miss Ranji semis
Mumbai offie Akshay Girap hurt in bike accident, to miss Ranji semis

Mumbai would be without their new found off spinner Akshay Girap for the five-day Ranji Trophy cricket semi finals against defending champions Karnataka starting on February 25 at Bengaluru.

Ranji Trophy: Assam trounce Andhra to earn bonus point
Ranji Trophy: Assam trounce Andhra to earn bonus point

Assam earned a crucial bonus point after humbling Andhra Pradesh by 10 wickets in the Group C Ranji Trophy cricket match, here on Sunday.

Ranji Trophy: Kerala thrash Services by 9 wkts to clinch first win
Ranji Trophy: Kerala thrash Services by 9 wkts to clinch first win

Kerala registered their first win of the season as they crushed Services by nine wickets on the fourth and final day of their Group C Ranji Trophy cricket match here on Sunday.

Ranji Trophy: Bengal opener Arindam, spinners surrender initiative to Railways
Ranji Trophy: Bengal opener Arindam, spinners surrender initiative to Railways

Inability of the spin troika to dismiss the Railways' last wicket pair of Anureet Singh and Avinash Yadav cost hosts Bengal three points in a crucial group league encounter of the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament, here on Saturday.

Ranji Trophy: Tripura forced to follow on against Himachal
Ranji Trophy: Tripura forced to follow on against Himachal

Brilliant bowling by Rishi Dhawan (7/93) negated Bishal Ghosh's century as Tripura failed to avoid the follow-on, getting all out for 346 in their first innings in reply to Himachal Pradesh's 535 for five declared, on the third and penultimate day of their Ranji Trophy Group C cricket match here on Saturday.

Ranji Trophy: Basant Mohanty takes 10-for as Odisha shock Punjab
Ranji Trophy: Basant Mohanty takes 10-for as Odisha shock Punjab

Seamer Basant Mohanty's incisive bowling with brilliant match haul of 10 for 85 enabled Odisha to shock a fancied Punjab team by six wickets to take giant leap towards avoiding the relegation in the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament, here on Saturday.

Ranji Trophy: Vidarbha inflict humiliating innings defeat on Delhi
Ranji Trophy: Vidarbha inflict humiliating innings defeat on Delhi

Hosts Vidarbha bowled with clinical precision to outclass table toppers Delhi by an innings and 93 runs in a group league encounter of the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament, here on Saturday.

Ranji Trophy: Harshal Patel bowls Haryana to innings victory over Rajasthan
Ranji Trophy: Harshal Patel bowls Haryana to innings victory over Rajasthan

Medium-pacer Harshal Patel finished with 11-wicket match haul, including five in the second innings, to steer Haryana to a comprehensive innings-and-119-run win over Rajasthan and earn a bonus point in their Group B Ranji Trophy cricket match, here on Saturday.

Ranji Trophy: J&K reach 175/8 on Day 2, trail by 196 runs against MP
Ranji Trophy: J&K reach 175/8 on Day 2, trail by 196 runs against MP

Jammu and Kashmir suffered a top-order batting collapse before reaching 175 for 8 as they found themselves in a difficult situation on the second day of their Ranji Trophy cricket match against Madhya Pradesh here on Friday.

Ranji Trophy: Dogra's double ton, Sharma's century give Himachal upperhand
Ranji Trophy: Dogra's double ton, Sharma's century give Himachal upperhand

Paras Dogra smashed an unbeaten 204 while skipper Bipul Sharma struck an unconquered 119 to help Himachal Pradesh pile up a massive 535 for five declared in their first innings on the second day of a Ranji Trophy Group C cricket match, here on Friday.

Ranji Trophy: Assam take first-innings lead against Andhra
Ranji Trophy: Assam take first-innings lead against Andhra

Assam took a vital first-innings lead in their Group C Ranji Trophy cricket match against Andhra here on Friady.