Chloe Tryon anchors tense South African chase
Chloe Tryon anchors tense South African chase

Chloe Tryon stood tall amid ruins as she hit a superb half-century under pressure to guide South Africa to a tense two-wicket win over India in the first cricket One-day International here on Monday.

I am financing Aditya Verma's petition against N Srinivasan: Lalit Modi
I am financing Aditya Verma's petition against N Srinivasan: Lalit Modi

 Suspended IPL commissioner Lalit Modi on Monday created a flutter by claiming that he was financing Aditya Verma's petition against BCCI President-in-exile N Srinivasan and others in the IPL spot-fixing case.

Do Indian seamers have the strength to get 20 Australia wickets?
Do Indian seamers have the strength to get 20 Australia wickets?

India have five fast bowers at their disposal for the much-awaited Test series against Australia, where they have to play four-matches.

Gabba Test: After Michael Clarke now Steven Smith too is uncertain to play
Gabba Test: After Michael Clarke now Steven Smith too is uncertain to play

Availability of Australian skipper Michael Clarke for the opening Test against India at Brisbane is still in doubt. And now a quadriceps injury of in-form batsman Steven Smith, has also forced him to withdraw his name from this week's Sheffield Shield round.

Mohammad Amir's return to cricket will take some time: ICC
Mohammad Amir's return to cricket will take some time: ICC

Acknowledging the receipt of PCB's request letter for tainted pacer Muhammad Aamir's early return to cricket, ICC CEO Dave Richardson on Monday said that the international body has taken note of the issue but the matter will take some time to get resolved.

ICC ties up with law enforcement agencies before World Cup
ICC ties up with law enforcement agencies before World Cup

 Promising a corruption-free World Cup, the ICC on Monday said it has struck partnerships with law enforcement agencies in Australia and New Zealand in its endeavour to prevent bookies from associating with the players.

Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals must be cancelled, says Lalit Modi
Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals must be cancelled, says Lalit Modi

Former Indian Premier League chairman Lalit Modi, on Monday lashed out at N Srinivasan and said that all the BCCI members that voted in favour of the latter, must be disallowed or banned to participate in any cricket activity. Modi also stated that IPL franchises Chennai Super Kings and Rajastan Royals must be cancelled from the mega cricket event.

As World Cup looms, UAE face Afghanistan in one day series
As World Cup looms, UAE face Afghanistan in one day series

United Arab Emirates coach Aaqib Javed is hoping the series of four one-day internationals against Afghanistan starting this week in Dubai will help prepare his team for next year`s World Cup.

3rd Test: New Zealand coach wary of Sharjah conditions
3rd Test: New Zealand coach wary of Sharjah conditions

New Zealand coach Mike Hesson warned his team needed to be at their best to compete on a flat Sharjah pitch where they meet Pakistan in the third and final Test from Wednesday.

Guilty in spot-fixing scandal will be punished, says Sarbananda Sonowal
Guilty in spot-fixing scandal will be punished, says Sarbananda Sonowal

Calling it a "matter of serious concern", Sports Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Monday said that action will be taken against those guilty in the Indian Premier League spot-fixing scandal.

Raj Kundra ready to place entire Royals stake with SC until exonerated of betting allegations
Raj Kundra ready to place entire Royals stake with SC until exonerated of betting allegations

Co-owner of Rajasthan Royals Raj Kundra, who has been indicted by Justice Mudgal committee in connection with IPL spot-fixing scam, on Monday offered to place his entire shareholding of 11.7% in the franchise in the custody of the Supreme Court of India or any institution that they direct him to.

IPL spot-fixing: SC slams Srinivasan, says BCCI has become a mutual benefit society
IPL spot-fixing: SC slams Srinivasan, says BCCI has become a mutual benefit society

Resuming the hearing related to the Indian Premier League (IPL) spot-fixing and betting scandal, the Supreme Court on Monday said that the cash-rich tournament is a mutual beneficial society between BCCI and IPL.

Virat Kohli maintains second spot in ICC rankings, Bhuvneshwar moves up to seventh
Virat Kohli maintains second spot in ICC rankings, Bhuvneshwar moves up to seventh

Top India batsman Virat Kohli has maintained his second position in the latest ICC batsmen rankings while medium pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar has moved up a place to be seventh in the bowlers' standings.

Injury setback for Steve Smith ahead of Test series against India
Injury setback for Steve Smith ahead of Test series against India

 Steve Smith was ruled out of Tuesday's Sheffield Shield match but is still likely to play for Australia in the first Test against India, starting Dec 4, after picking up a quad strain, Cricket Australia announced Monday.

Varun Aaron stakes claim for Test berth as India bowl out Cricket Australia XI for 219
Varun Aaron stakes claim for Test berth as India bowl out Cricket Australia XI for 219

India's fast bowlers led by Varun Aaron made full use of the seamer-friendly conditions, as they dismissed an inexperienced Cricket Australia XI for 219 on the first day of their opening two-day warm-up fixture, here today.

Sachin Tendulkar refuses to comment on Mudgal report on IPL spot-fixing
Sachin Tendulkar refuses to comment on Mudgal report on IPL spot-fixing

Sachin Tendulkar on Monday refused to comment on the justice Mudgal Committee’s report on the IPL spot-fixing and betting scandal.

Brad Haddin drops hints on retirement post-2015 Ashes
Brad Haddin drops hints on retirement post-2015 Ashes

Australia's first-choice wicketkeeper Brad Haddin is contemplating retirement after next year's Ashes in England with an aim to successfully defend the urn.

Arsenal to offer Wilshere new deal that keeps midfielder at Emirates until 2020
Arsenal to offer Wilshere new deal that keeps midfielder at Emirates until 2020

Arsenal is reportedly ready to offer their midfielder Jack Wilshere a new deal that would keep him at the Emirates for the next five years.

Jammu and Kashmir government smothers Farooq Abdullah's Rs 113-crore scam: Report
Jammu and Kashmir government smothers Farooq Abdullah's Rs 113-crore scam: Report

A case of embezzlement to the tune of Rs 113 crore has been left hanging in Jammu and Kashmir for the last two years, reported DNA newspaper.

India vs Australia: Batting well in first 20 overs will determine team's success, says Anil Kumble
India vs Australia: Batting well in first 20 overs will determine team's success, says Anil Kumble

Indian bowling legend Anil Kumble on Monday wished the Indian cricket team ahead of their crucial tour to Australia and said that batting well in the first 20 overs will be the key to success.