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David Warner to lead Australia in T20 tri-series, Steve Smith rested

David Warner to lead Australia in T20 tri-series, Steve Smith rested

David Warner will lead Australia in next month's Twenty20 international tri-series against New Zealand and England as regular captain Steve Smith is given a break ahead of the crucial Test tour to South Africa.

Jan 22, 2018, 13:58 PM IST
Four Nations Hockey: India lose 1-2 to Belgium in the final

Four Nations Hockey: India lose 1-2 to Belgium in the final

India went down fighting to Belgium 1-2 in a thrilling final of the first leg of the Four Nations Invitational tournament at the Blake Park here on Sunday. Tom Boon (4th minute) and Sebastien Dockier (36th) found the target for Belgium while Mandeep Singh (19th) was India's lone goal-scorer.

Jan 21, 2018, 15:01 PM IST
Injured Shoaib Malik returns home after being ruled out of T20 series

Injured Shoaib Malik returns home after being ruled out of T20 series

Pakistan's experienced allrounder, Shoaib Malik is returning home from New Zealand after suffering a freak head injury during the third one-day international.

Jan 20, 2018, 19:56 PM IST
Under-19 Cricket World Cup: Afghanistan disappoint in their last group match

Under-19 Cricket World Cup: Afghanistan disappoint in their last group match

Afghanistan fell short by four runs to Ireland in their final group game of the ICC Under-19 World Cup encounter even as England, the West Indies and New Zealand registered wins against their respective opponents on Saturday.

Jan 20, 2018, 17:38 PM IST
Watch: Under-19 hero Shubman Gill recreates Virat Kohli's short-arm jab

Watch: Under-19 hero Shubman Gill recreates Virat Kohli's short-arm jab

 India's junior cricketers are hell-bent on emulating their seniors as far as shot-making is concerned.

Jan 20, 2018, 15:41 PM IST
India see off New Zealand to set up Belgium final in Four Nations hockey

India see off New Zealand to set up Belgium final in Four Nations hockey

A structured defence and clinical attack saw the Indian men's hockey team beat hosts New Zealand 3-1 in the final round robin match in the double-leg Four Nations Invitational Tournament here at Blake Park on Saturday.

Jan 20, 2018, 12:58 PM IST
 New Zealand whitewash Pakistan 5-0 in ODI series

New Zealand whitewash Pakistan 5-0 in ODI series

New Zealand inflicted a rare 5-0 one-day international series whitewash over Pakistan on Friday with a 15-run win at Wellington's Basin Reserve.

Jan 19, 2018, 13:04 PM IST
New Zealand rest Trent Boult for final Pakistan ODI

New Zealand rest Trent Boult for final Pakistan ODI

Boult, who took 1/73 as the Kiwis beat Pakistan to go 4-0 up in the ODI series at Hamilton on Tuesday, will miss the final match here on Friday and the opening T20 on Monday.

Jan 18, 2018, 21:08 PM IST
U-19 World Cup: Holding a baby, India captain Prithvi Shaw enjoys time off the field

U-19 World Cup: Holding a baby, India captain Prithvi Shaw enjoys time off the field

During the match between South Africa and West Indies, a family of spectators asked the India skipper to hold and pose with their baby.

Jan 18, 2018, 19:49 PM IST
U-19 Cricket World Cup: Afghanistan, New Zealand, South Africa qualify for Super League

U-19 Cricket World Cup: Afghanistan, New Zealand, South Africa qualify for Super League

A scintillating double-century stand between New Zealand openers Jakob Bhula and Rachin Ravindra lit up the Hagley Oval as several records were broken during the Group A match against Kenya that the hosts won by 243 runs in the ICC U-19 World Cup.

Jan 17, 2018, 18:40 PM IST
 India thrash Japan in 4-nation hockey meet

India thrash Japan in 4-nation hockey meet

India got off to a winning start in the double-leg Four Nations Invitational Hockey Tournament, notching a comfortable 6-0 win against Japan at the Blake Park here on Wednesday.

Jan 17, 2018, 13:25 PM IST
New Zealand vs Pakistan, 4th ODI: New Zealand ease to a five-wicket win and lead 4-0 against Pakistan

New Zealand vs Pakistan, 4th ODI: New Zealand ease to a five-wicket win and lead 4-0 against Pakistan

New Zealand defeated Pakistan by five wickets in the fourth one-day international in Hamilton on Tuesday to maintain their unbeaten run against the tourists.

Jan 16, 2018, 15:17 PM IST
Hockey: India face Japan in four-nations opener in New Zealand

Hockey: India face Japan in four-nations opener in New Zealand

Indian men's hockey team will look to make a winning start to the new season when they take on Japan in their opening match of the Four Nations Invitational Tournament here on Wednesday.

Jan 16, 2018, 15:07 PM IST
U-19 World Cup: Afghans stun Pakistan, NZ beat Windies on opening day

U-19 World Cup: Afghans stun Pakistan, NZ beat Windies on opening day

Afghanistan's five-wicket win over fellow South Asians Pakistan and New Zealand's eight-wicket thrashing of defending champions West Indies were the highlights of the opening day of the ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup on Saturday.

Jan 13, 2018, 19:37 PM IST
NZ vs PAK ODIs: Trent Boult destroys Pakistan as New Zealand take series

NZ vs PAK ODIs: Trent Boult destroys Pakistan as New Zealand take series

Boult rocked Pakistan with three wickets in five balls to take out the cream of their top order on his way to figures of five for 17.

Jan 13, 2018, 13:23 PM IST
Under -19 World Cup 2018 commences in New Zealand on Saturday

Under -19 World Cup 2018 commences in New Zealand on Saturday

Considered as the stepping stone to the big league, the 12th edition of the ICC Under-19 World Cup will witness 16 teams in action in New Zealand from Saturday onwards, including the Rahul Dravid-coached Indian team.

Jan 12, 2018, 19:41 PM IST
Under-19 World Cup: Rahul Dravid lets himself go in birthday celebrations

Under-19 World Cup: Rahul Dravid lets himself go in birthday celebrations

Rahul Dravid is known for his reserved disposition but on Thursday the birthday boy appeared to have a good time with his charges in New Zealand, where India's Under-19 team presently is to participate in the 2018 World Cup. 

Jan 11, 2018, 17:00 PM IST
Ben Stokes, Liam Livingstone in England cricket squad for New Zealand Tests

Ben Stokes, Liam Livingstone in England cricket squad for New Zealand Tests

Allrounder Ben Stokes was included in England's 16-man cricket squad for their Test tour of New Zealand Thursday, while Lancashire batsman Liam Livingstone got his first call-up.

Jan 11, 2018, 14:19 PM IST
Pakistan recall Ahmed Shehzad, ignore Kamran Akmal for NZ T20Is

Pakistan recall Ahmed Shehzad, ignore Kamran Akmal for NZ T20Is

Pakistan Wednesday recalled Ahmed Shehzad for their three-match Twenty20 series against New Zealand later this month, but selectors ignored Kamran Akmal despite his recent form in domestic matches.

Jan 10, 2018, 19:05 PM IST
Ricky Ponting named Australia's assistant coach for T20 tri-series

Ricky Ponting named Australia's assistant coach for T20 tri-series

The former Australia captain had a similar role last year against Sri Lanka.

Jan 09, 2018, 13:19 PM IST