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ICC inducts legendary Rahul Dravid in the ICC Hall of Fame

ICC inducts legendary Rahul Dravid in the ICC Hall of Fame

Dravid becomes the fifth Indian cricketer to enter the ICC Hall of Fame after Bishan Bedi (2009), Sunil Gavaskar (2009), Kapil Dev (2010) and Anil Kumble (2015).

Jul 02, 2018, 03:15 AM IST
Suresh Raina replaces Ambati Rayudu in India's ODI squad for England tour

Suresh Raina replaces Ambati Rayudu in India's ODI squad for England tour

Suresh Raina last played 50-over format in October 2015 and is making a comeback after two years and 8 months.

Jun 16, 2018, 22:47 PM IST
BCCI set to increase salaries of selectors, umpires

BCCI set to increase salaries of selectors, umpires

The BCCI has decided to double the match duty fees of domestic match referees, umpires, scorers and video analysts.

May 30, 2018, 22:56 PM IST
 Am taken aback by all the love and support, says an 'emotional' AB de Villiers

Am taken aback by all the love and support, says an 'emotional' AB de Villiers

AB de Villiers averaged over 50 in both the Tests and ODIs.

May 24, 2018, 23:13 PM IST
IPL 2018: KKR enter Qualifier-II with 25-run win over RR

IPL 2018: KKR enter Qualifier-II with 25-run win over RR

Kolkata will face Hyderabad in the virtual semifinal round on May 25.

May 24, 2018, 00:21 AM IST
Cricketers pay tribute to South African talisman AB de Villiers

Cricketers pay tribute to South African talisman AB de Villiers

AB de Villiers is a three-time ICC ODI player of the year, clinching the trophy in 2010, 2014 and 2015.

May 23, 2018, 19:00 PM IST
Watch: One of the greatest innings of swashbuckling cricketer AB de Villiers

Watch: One of the greatest innings of swashbuckling cricketer AB de Villiers

De Villiers retires with a test average of 50.66 and as the fourth-highest scorer for South Africa with 8,765 runs. He made 22 test centuries. In ODI cricket, he holds the records for the fastest 50 (16 balls), 100 (31 balls) and 150 (64 balls).

May 23, 2018, 18:21 PM IST
Key stats of AB de Villiers' international cricket career

Key stats of AB de Villiers' international cricket career

Former South Africa captain and batting mainstay AB de Villiers was fan favourite for his innovative strokeplay and power-hitting.

May 23, 2018, 17:42 PM IST
Former South African Test captain AB de Villiers retires from international cricket

Former South African Test captain AB de Villiers retires from international cricket

AB de Villiers is a three-time ICC ODI player of the year, clinching the trophy in 2010, 2014 and 2015.

May 23, 2018, 17:01 PM IST
Islamabad United wins Pakistan Super League final, beats Peshawar Zalmi

Islamabad United wins Pakistan Super League final, beats Peshawar Zalmi

International cricket returned to the Pakistani metropolis Karachi after a nine-year break on Sunday.

Mar 26, 2018, 01:00 AM IST
Players need to put in more efforts: Virat Kohli

Players need to put in more efforts: Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli on Friday said that team cannot afford to play loose shots.

Jan 14, 2018, 01:02 AM IST
Ashes, 5th Test: Fraternal centuries make for a special day for Shaun Marsh and Mitchell Marsh

Ashes, 5th Test: Fraternal centuries make for a special day for Shaun Marsh and Mitchell Marsh

Shaun, at 34 the elder by eight years, had been dumped from the test side for the seventh time and lost his central contract, while Mitch was struggling to find his way back into the international reckoning after a shoulder surgery.

Jan 07, 2018, 14:36 PM IST
DDCA removes Rishabh Pant from Delhi captaincy, Pradeep Sangwan made T20 captain

DDCA removes Rishabh Pant from Delhi captaincy, Pradeep Sangwan made T20 captain

In an even more bizarre move, the captaincy was handed over to left-arm seamer Pradeep Sangwan, who last played a competitive match in May, 2017 for Gujarat Lions in the Indian Premier League.

Jan 07, 2018, 14:31 PM IST
India vs South Africa, 1st Test: Rain washes out Day 3 without a single ball

India vs South Africa, 1st Test: Rain washes out Day 3 without a single ball

South Africa currently lead by 142 runs, and the Indians will have to bowl really well to nullify their advantage.

Jan 07, 2018, 13:53 PM IST
'Hottest' Ashes Test day on record as Australia swelters

'Hottest' Ashes Test day on record as Australia swelters

More than 200 weather records were broken nationwide during the last summer, with intense heatwaves, bushfires and flooding plaguing the December 2016-February 2017 season.

Jan 07, 2018, 13:22 PM IST
Ashes, 5th Test, Day 4: England lurching to defeat against Australia

Ashes, 5th Test, Day 4: England lurching to defeat against Australia

The Australians amassed a massive 303-run innings lead in blistering heat and then reduced the battle-weary tourists to 93 for four at the close with a day to play.

Jan 07, 2018, 13:05 PM IST
India vs South Africa, 1st Test: 'We are still ahead in the game,' says SA pacer Kagiso Rabada

India vs South Africa, 1st Test: 'We are still ahead in the game,' says SA pacer Kagiso Rabada

Steyn has been ruled of the remainder of the series with a bruised heel. This was his comeback Test but he lasted only 18.3 overs before an awkward landing on a foothole impeded his return.

Jan 07, 2018, 12:02 PM IST
India vs South Africa, 1st Test: Cheteshwar Pujara credits all-rounder Hardik Pandya for helping India stay afloat

India vs South Africa, 1st Test: Cheteshwar Pujara credits all-rounder Hardik Pandya for helping India stay afloat

Pandya's 93 and 2/17 has given India some toehold despite a 142-run lead currently enjoyed by the home team.

Jan 07, 2018, 11:50 AM IST
India vs South Africa, 1st Test: Twitterati praise Hardik Pandya's matured all-round performance

India vs South Africa, 1st Test: Twitterati praise Hardik Pandya's matured all-round performance

Hardik Pandya's 93-run knock off 95 balls is also the fourth highest by an Indian in his maiden innings in South Africa.

Jan 07, 2018, 11:32 AM IST
India vs South Africa, 1st Test: Hardik Pandya proves his maturity

India vs South Africa, 1st Test: Hardik Pandya proves his maturity

The all-rounder had watched as his side slipped to 92 for seven but instead of playing for survival, Pandya took the attack to the South African seamers.

Jan 07, 2018, 10:50 AM IST

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