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Women cricketers' show will inspire U-17 football team: Vijay Goel

Women cricketers' show will inspire U-17 football team: Vijay Goel

Terming the Under-17 football team as "dark horse", Goel hoped a fine show from the side in the quadrennial event will do a world of good for the sport in the country.

Bangladesh's 'Fizz' on target for Australia, says Courtney Walsh

Bangladesh's 'Fizz' on target for Australia, says Courtney Walsh

The 21-year-old, known as "Fizz", created a sensation with 26 wickets in his first nine one-day internationals. He burst onto the international scene in 2015 with back-to-back five-wicket hauls against India.

England vs South Africa: Stokes wants England to right second Test 'wrongs'

England vs South Africa: Stokes wants England to right second Test 'wrongs'

England were thrashed by 340 runs with more than a day to spare at the Nottingham ground as South Africa levelled the four-match series in commanding style.

Ravichandran Ashwin's childhood coach Sunil Subramaniam in manager's shortlist

Ravichandran Ashwin's childhood coach Sunil Subramaniam in manager's shortlist

Subramaniam, who played 74 matches for Assam and Tamil Nadu has taken 285 wickets apart from scoring 1096 runs.

BCCI members likely to propose hike in women team's cash award

BCCI members likely to propose hike in women team's cash award

The Committee of Administrators (CoA) has decided Rs 50 lakh for the 15-member team with Rs 25 lakh for the support staff.

ISL spot-fixing: Sharjeel Khan will be acquitted, says lawyer

ISL spot-fixing: Sharjeel Khan will be acquitted, says lawyer

Even as former stalwarts, Javed Miandad and Mohsin Hasan Khan called for a life ban on any player (s) found guilty of fixing, Shegan Ejaz said that at the worst he saw the tribunal imposing the minimum of six months ban on Sharjeel.

England vs South Africa: Proteas release underperforming JP Duminy from squad for rest of series

England vs South Africa: Proteas release underperforming JP Duminy from squad for rest of series

The current South African middle order has the likes of Hashim Amla, Quinton de Kock, skipper Faf du Plessis and Temba Bavuma, followed by capable all-rounders like Vernon Philander and Chris Morkel.

India's Tour of Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Squad, Live Streaming, TV Listing, Date, Time

The Virat Kohli-led Team India are scheduled to feature in several overseas series until the end of 2018, and they will begin their tour of Sri Lanka with first Test to be played in Galle from July 26. 

Sachin Tendulkar's son Arjun has pretty big shoes to fill, says Glenn McGrath

Sachin Tendulkar's son Arjun has pretty big shoes to fill, says Glenn McGrath

McGrath is the director at the MRF pace foundation and is conducting a short clinic at the invitation of the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA).

Top five run-getters in the history of India-Sri Lanka bilateral Test series

Virat Kohli-led Team India embark on a new journey with head coach Ravi Shastri at the helm for a full series comprising of three Tests, five ODIs and a one-off T20I against Sri Lanka, starting July 26.

BCCI SGM: Majority wants partial adoption with Supreme Court hearing on August 18 in mind

BCCI SGM: Majority wants partial adoption with Supreme Court hearing on August 18 in mind

Despite the Supreme Court barring disqualified officials like N Srinivasan and Niranjan Shah, some of their confidantes may threaten to once again play spoilsport although they may just be very small in number.

SL vs IND, 1st Test: Gautam Gambhir advises Virat Kohli to play three spinners, save Hardik Pandya for green tops

SL vs IND, 1st Test: Gautam Gambhir advises Virat Kohli to play three spinners, save Hardik Pandya for green tops

Kuldeep is the third specialist spinner in the squad, along with experienced Ravichandran Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja – the two top ranked Test bowlers. The Galle Test will be followed by matches in Colombo and Pallekele.

Sri Lanka vs India: From Galle humiliation to Ashwin's Test landmark in Galle

India are all geared up, with an aim to upturn Galle humiliation they faced two years back and thereby extend their domination over Sri Lanka in the Test format, to face the Islanders at the same venue, tomorrow.

ICC ODI Women's Rankings: Jhulan Goswami, Harmanpreet Kaur take giant leaps; Mithali Raj sits pretty at No 2

ICC ODI Women's Rankings: Jhulan Goswami, Harmanpreet Kaur take giant leaps; Mithali Raj sits pretty at No 2

In team's rankings, India continue at no. 4 spot, with the Aussies leading the chart, followed by World champion England and New Zealand.

Harmanpreet Kaur's mother explains why her daughter wears jersey no 84

Harmanpreet Kaur's mother explains why her daughter wears jersey no 84

Just recently, Punjab CM Amrinder Singh had announced a Rs. 5 Lakh cash reward to Harmanpreet and also offered her DSP's role in Punjab Police, honouring her perfromance at the World Cup.

Virat Kohli rules out possibilities of playing Rohit Sharma as opener, says team has specialist openers

Virat Kohli rules out possibilities of playing Rohit Sharma as opener, says team has specialist openers

In Rahul's absence, Shikhar Dhawan, Abhinav Mukund and Ajinkya Rahane are the only choices Kohli has for two opening spots.

Sri Lanka vs India: Hardik Pandya has a great chance of playing, says Virat Kohli

Sri Lanka vs India: Hardik Pandya has a great chance of playing, says Virat Kohli

The Gujarat-based all rounder, who shot to fame with the last over thriller against Bangladesh to gift the Indians the Asia Cup in 2015, is yet to make a debut in Test cricket. 

WATCH: Rohit Sharma, Abhinav Mukund, Shikhar Dhawan sweat it out in nets ahead of Galle opener

WATCH: Rohit Sharma, Abhinav Mukund, Shikhar Dhawan sweat it out in nets ahead of Galle opener

As far as Team India's record at Galle is concerned, they have in fact won only one Test at Galle, in 2008 under the captaincy of Anil Kumble.

BCCI goes against Mithali Raj's 'this is right time to bring IPL'; calls it a distant dream

BCCI goes against Mithali Raj's 'this is right time to bring IPL'; calls it a distant dream

It was only on Monday that Mithali, speaking to ESPNcricinfo, talked about the importance of a women's league and how the Big Bash League has been helpful for players like Harmanpreet Kaur and Smriti Mandhana.

SL vs IND, 1st Test: India look to extend domination over Sri Lanka from where journey to glory began – Preview

SL vs IND, 1st Test: India look to extend domination over Sri Lanka from where journey to glory began – Preview

India will look to extend their domination in Tests when they take on a jaded Sri Lanka in the first game of a three-match series starting here tomorrow, back to a place where they were humiliated before soaring to world No.1.