Indian cricket

BCCI monitoring IPL workload of 23 India hopefuls

BCCI monitoring IPL workload of 23 India hopefuls

The BCCI has zeroed in on 23 national-team hopefuls, whose workload will be strictly monitored during the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL). These 23 players are the ones who are not in the BCCI's Central Contract list which has elite internationals such as Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and MS Dhoni.

Apr 17, 2018, 15:09 PM IST
Without T20s, cricket cannot survive: Sourav Ganguly

Without T20s, cricket cannot survive: Sourav Ganguly

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Friday batted for Twenty20 tournaments and said without it, the game of cricket could not survive.

Feb 23, 2018, 18:53 PM IST
Vijay Hazare Trophy: Mayank Agarwal, Ravikumar Samarth power Karnataka into semifinals

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Mayank Agarwal, Ravikumar Samarth power Karnataka into semifinals

Mayank Agarwal's dream run in domestic cricket continued as his power-packed 140 off only 111 balls was the cornerstone in Karnataka's crushing 103-run victory over Hyderabad in the quarterfinal match of Vijay Hazare Trophy here on Wednesday.

Feb 21, 2018, 19:47 PM IST
Maharashtra outclass Mumbai to reach Vijay Hazare Trophy semifinals

Maharashtra outclass Mumbai to reach Vijay Hazare Trophy semifinals

Maharashtra put up a solid all-round performance to outclass Mumbai by seven wickets in the quarterfinal of the Vijay Hazare Trophy here on Wednesday.

Feb 21, 2018, 18:41 PM IST
India spinner Kuldeep Yadav apologises for googly on social media

India spinner Kuldeep Yadav apologises for googly on social media

India's latest spin-bowling sensation Kuldeep Yadav on Wednesday issued an apology after claiming a day earlier that his Instagram account was hacked. 

Feb 21, 2018, 18:18 PM IST
What fans replied when Irfan Pathan asked for 'reasons behind rise of Indian cricket'

What fans replied when Irfan Pathan asked for 'reasons behind rise of Indian cricket'

He may not be in the frame for a return to Team India and not also part of the coming Indian Premier League season, but allrounder Irfan Pathan stays connected to his fans on microblogging site Twitter.

Feb 21, 2018, 15:36 PM IST
India's 2018-19 cricket calendar: An estimated 63 internationals matches

India's 2018-19 cricket calendar: An estimated 63 internationals matches

With an eye on next year's ICC World Cup, the Indian cricket team will be playing around 30 ODIs in a total of estimated 63 international matches across formats, scheduled for the 2018-19 season.

Feb 17, 2018, 19:23 PM IST
Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal still a mystery for cricket world: Sachin Tendulkar

Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal still a mystery for cricket world: Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar is confident that Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal will play a major role in India's performance in overseas conditions as the cricket world is "yet to figure out" a method to counter the two young wrist spinners.

Feb 17, 2018, 17:37 PM IST
Prithvi Shaw in Mumbai squad for Vijay Hazare Trophy knockouts

Prithvi Shaw in Mumbai squad for Vijay Hazare Trophy knockouts

Young batsman Prithvi Shaw has been named in the 16-member Mumbai squad for the knockout matches of the Vijay Hazare Trophy to be played in Delhi from February 21.

Feb 17, 2018, 16:51 PM IST
India firmly on top of ODI world as No. 1

India firmly on top of ODI world as No. 1

The 73-run win over South Africa in Port Elizabeth on Tuesday perched India firmly on top of ICC's ODI Team Rankings with a historic series-clinching 4-1 lead in the six-match rubber.  

Feb 14, 2018, 00:25 AM IST
Shane Warne returns to IPL as Rajasthan Royals' mentor

Shane Warne returns to IPL as Rajasthan Royals' mentor

Australian spin legend Shane Warne has been reunited with the Rajasthan Royals, as the Indian Premier League club announced Tuesday he will mentor the side he once captained to victory.

Feb 13, 2018, 17:10 PM IST
World Cup door open for R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja, says India's bowling coach Bharat Arun

World Cup door open for R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja, says India's bowling coach Bharat Arun

India's bowling coach Bharat Arun on Friday said the door is not closed on R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja in the lead up to the 2019 World Cup, despite the emergence of a red-hot wrist spin duo in Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal.

Feb 09, 2018, 19:37 PM IST
Vijay Hazare Trophy: Vidarbha, Karnataka win big; Mumbai edge Tamil Nadu

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Vidarbha, Karnataka win big; Mumbai edge Tamil Nadu

Faiz Fazal returned to form with a stellar century as Ranji champions Vidarbha routed hosts Hyderabad by 237 runs for a hat-trick of wins in the Vijay Hazare Trophy domestic one-day cricket competition here on Thursday.

Feb 08, 2018, 21:30 PM IST
I was a naughty child, says Sachin Tendulkar

I was a naughty child, says Sachin Tendulkar

Recalling the contribution made by his coach Ramakant Achrekar to his career, cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday said coaches and gurus are like parents.

Feb 08, 2018, 20:34 PM IST
India vs South Africa: I am nothing without intensity, says Virat Kohli

India vs South Africa: I am nothing without intensity, says Virat Kohli

The 29-year-old run-machine slammed his 34th one-day hundred in the third ODI against South Africa on Wednesday, once again playing a pivotal role in a massive India win.

Feb 08, 2018, 13:40 PM IST
Rahul Dravid paid Rs. 2.4 crore as professional fees by BCCI

Rahul Dravid paid Rs. 2.4 crore as professional fees by BCCI

The India U-19 and India A coach received the fees for the six-month period that ended December 31, 2017.

Feb 07, 2018, 20:06 PM IST
Yuvraj pahji's tips helped me excel at U-19 World Cup, says Shubman Gill

Yuvraj pahji's tips helped me excel at U-19 World Cup, says Shubman Gill

India's U-19 World Cup hero Shubman Gill said senior pro and veteran batsman Yuvraj Singh guided him and gave batting tips in the past, which helped him excel in India's trophy-winning campaign in New Zealand.

Feb 06, 2018, 13:38 PM IST
Sachin Tendulkar & Co wish 'Mr Dependable' Bhuvneshwar Kumar a Happy Birthday

Sachin Tendulkar & Co wish 'Mr Dependable' Bhuvneshwar Kumar a Happy Birthday

India's new-ball bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar turned 28 on Monday, and leading the queue of warm birthday wishes was none other than batting legend Sachin Tendulkar.

Feb 05, 2018, 15:15 PM IST
BCCI website goes offline after domain not renewed

BCCI website goes offline after domain not renewed

 The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), which is the richest cricket board in the world, did not renew the domain of its official website www.bcci.tv in time.

Feb 04, 2018, 17:10 PM IST
Is it too early to pin hopes on India's U-19 World Cup heroes?

Is it too early to pin hopes on India's U-19 World Cup heroes?

Ravneet Singh Ricky runs a cricket academy and works for Air India. Shalabh Srivastava has gone into oblivion after BCCI suspended him for five years following a sting operation on match-fixing. Ajitesh Argal has played the last of his 10 first-class matches in 2015. Smit Patel is trying to keep his first-class career afloat by playing for India's worst-performing domestic side Tripura.

Feb 04, 2018, 15:35 PM IST