Ravi Shastri feels DRS can be used for 'howlers'
Ravi Shastri feels DRS can be used for 'howlers'

 India cricketers' stance on the Decision Review System (DRS) seem to be softening with the national team director Ravi Shastri saying that the technology can be used in the event of "howlers".

WC organizers put on 'Red alert' as punter ejected from BBL
WC organizers put on 'Red alert' as punter ejected from BBL

The organizers of the ICC cricket World Cup 2015 have been put on 'Red Alert' after a British man, already in ICC's ACSU radar for his alleged betting activities was ejected from two Big Bash League matches in Sydney from the SCG and ANZ Stadium.

PCB issues show cause notices to five Pakistan players
PCB issues show cause notices to five Pakistan players

Pakistani cricket authorities have issued show cause notices to five national team players, including senior all-rounder Shahid Afridi, for taking part in a commercial without PCB's permission.

Happy to be part of Indian squad: Axar Patel
Happy to be part of Indian squad: Axar Patel

Gujarat's promising all-rounder Axar Patel on Monday expressed happiness over his selection in the Indian squad for the next two Test matches against Australia after Ravindra Jadeja was ruled out of the series due to an injury.

Wary of weather, Gautam Gambhir asks DDCA to make Gujarat away tie
Wary of weather, Gautam Gambhir asks DDCA to make Gujarat away tie

Worried about the prevailing weather conditions that robbed close to 55 overs of playing time in the past two days, Delhi captain Gautam Gambhir has requested DDCA to shift the next Ranji Trophy cricket match against Gujarat to Ahmedabad in his bid to have a full game.

Stuart Binny banking on extra pace to seal World Cup spot
Stuart Binny banking on extra pace to seal World Cup spot

Cut-throat competition is expected when it comes to making the final-15 for the 2015 Cricket World Cup and all-rounder Stuart Binny feels the extra pace he has gained of late makes his case stronger ahead of the all important selection early next month.

MP take control of their Ranji match against TN
MP take control of their Ranji match against TN

Left-arm spinner Ankit Sharma grabbed four wickets in an impressive spell after his captain Devendra Bundela hit a century as Madhya Pradesh took control of their Ranji Trophy cricket match against Tamil Nadu on the second day here on Monday.

Gujarat take first innings lead over Saurashtra
Gujarat take first innings lead over Saurashtra

Riding on Smit Patel's brilliant century, Gujarat took a slender 41-run first innings lead over Saurashtra, scoring 248 all out on the second day of their Ranji Trophy Group B cricket match here on Monday.

Hyderabad hold advantage over Kerala after Day 2
Hyderabad hold advantage over Kerala after Day 2

Hyderabad had Kerala struggling at 179 for six in their first innings after posting 270 on day two of the Ranji Trophy Group C cricket match here on Monday.

DDCA asks BCCI VP Sneh Bansal to resign in 72 hrs
DDCA asks BCCI VP Sneh Bansal to resign in 72 hrs

The factional war at the Delhi and Districts Cricket Association (DDCA) continued as vice-president Chetan Chauhan on Monday asked sports body's president and BCCI vice-president Sneh Bansal to resign within 72 hours on allegations of financial irregularities.

Himachal Pradesh fight back after Goa score 357
Himachal Pradesh fight back after Goa score 357

Ankit Kalsi and Rashmi Parida scored half centuries as Himachal Pradesh made 172 for three in reply to Goa's 357 all out on day two of the Ranji Trophy Group C match here on Monday.

Yuvraj Singh ton gives Punjab upperhand against Maharashtra
Yuvraj Singh ton gives Punjab upperhand against Maharashtra

On a day when he was dropped from the BCCI's graded retainership, Yuvraj Singh came to his own as he blasted Maharashtra attack into submission with an attarctive 136 to guide Punjab to a commanding position in a Ranji Trophy cricket match, here on Monday.

Abhishek Kaushik's fifty keeps Railways alive against Karnataka
Abhishek Kaushik's fifty keeps Railways alive against Karnataka

Opener Abhishek Kaushik struck a gritty half century to lead Railways' fight against defending champions Karnataka on day two of their Ranji Trophy Group A cricket match here on Monday.

Ranji Trophy: UP bundled out for 206; Mumbai struggling at 42 for three
Ranji Trophy: UP bundled out for 206; Mumbai struggling at 42 for three

After medium pacer Shardul Thakur's inspiring spell of six for 53 helped Mumbai bundle out Uttar Pradesh for a meagre 206, they found themselves in trouble, being reduced to 42 for three on the second day of their Ranji Trophy Group A cricket match here on Monday.

Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli fit for Boxing Day Test
Shikhar Dhawan, Virat Kohli fit for Boxing Day Test

 India's opener Shikhar Dhawan and vice-captain Virat Kohli have recovered from their injuries sustained during the second Test against Australia and are fit to play the third match beginning in Melbourne on December 26.

Ranji Trophy: Strong reply from Baroda after tons from Rasool, Dayal
Ranji Trophy: Strong reply from Baroda after tons from Rasool, Dayal

 Parveez Rasool played a captain's knock as his sixth first-class century propelled Jammu and Kashmir to a commendable first-innings score of 497 against Baroda in a group league encounter of the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament, here on Monday.

Can Lokesh Rahul gets his maiden Test cap in Oz?
Can Lokesh Rahul gets his maiden Test cap in Oz?

In the first two Tests that India lost against Australia in the four match series, one thing which remained constant was the below par performance of Indian lower middle order, especially in the second innings.

Boxing Day Test: Bhuvneshwar Kumar can provide India much needed boost
Boxing Day Test: Bhuvneshwar Kumar can provide India much needed boost

Bhuvneshwar Kumar, who was ruled out for the first two Tests against Australia due a left ankle injury, might play in the Boxing Day Test, scheduled to start on December 26 in Melbourne.

BCCI announces contracted players list, Bhuvneshwar Kumar promoted to Grade A
BCCI announces contracted players list, Bhuvneshwar Kumar promoted to Grade A

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday announced the list of its contracted players for the 2014-15 season.

Good show by Virender Sehwag, Unmukt Chand as Delhi take 1st innings lead
Good show by Virender Sehwag, Unmukt Chand as Delhi take 1st innings lead

Unmukt Chand and Virender Sehwag struck delightful half-centuries to give Delhi the honours against Rajasthan on another fog-hit day in a group B ecounter of the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament, here on Monday.