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Mark Wood 'over the moon' after England Test recall

Mark Wood 'over the moon' after England Test recall

Wood was included in the Test squad as a replacement for Olly Stone, who has been ruled out of the series against the Caribbean side after sustaining a bone stress injury to his lower back.

Jan 19, 2019, 17:26 PM IST
Mark Wood replaces injured Olly Stone for Windies Tests

Mark Wood replaces injured Olly Stone for Windies Tests

Wood featured regularly for the England Lions during last year`s tour of the United Arab Emirates where they played against Pakistan A.

Jan 18, 2019, 10:18 AM IST
BCCI announces fixtures for home series between Indian and English women's team

BCCI announces fixtures for home series between Indian and English women's team

While all the three ODI clashes are set to take place in Mumbai, Guwahati will play host for the T20I series. 

Jan 17, 2019, 18:09 PM IST
Lord's gets permission for constructing new stands to increase stadium`s capacity

Lord's gets permission for constructing new stands to increase stadium`s capacity

The new three-tier stands, to be built at the stadium`s Nursery End, will cost 50 million pounds ($64.37 million).

Jan 16, 2019, 17:42 PM IST
Get it right or we won’t see you again: Former Australian cricketer Ian Healy's warning to players

Get it right or we won’t see you again: Former Australian cricketer Ian Healy's warning to players

The cricketer made these remarks following an incredible run-chase led by MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli, who stitched a vital partnership to held India level the three-match ODI series.

Jan 16, 2019, 15:44 PM IST
Shaun Marsh focused on white-ball cricket amidst uncertainty over Test future

Shaun Marsh focused on white-ball cricket amidst uncertainty over Test future

Marsh has been in brilliant form recently in the ODI format, having scored his fourth one-day hundred in eight matches, against India during the second clash in Adelaide. 

Jan 16, 2019, 14:46 PM IST
After scripting history in Australia, Virat Kohli eyes 'Test superpower' status for India

After scripting history in Australia, Virat Kohli eyes 'Test superpower' status for India

The Asian giants recently recorded a historic 2-1 Test series triumph against Australia away from home, in the four-match series.

Jan 16, 2019, 10:01 AM IST
Proteas jump to second spot in ICC Test rankings

Proteas jump to second spot in ICC Test rankings

South Africa have gained four points to reach 110 points, two points ahead of England in the list led by India (116 points) following their 2-1 victory over Australia in a four-match series that ended last week.

Jan 14, 2019, 18:42 PM IST
England, India and New Zealand are favourites to win 2019 World Cup: Rob Key

England, India and New Zealand are favourites to win 2019 World Cup: Rob Key

While England and New Zealand are still looking for their maiden Men's World Cup title after finishing runners-up thrice and once respectively, India have picked the trophy on two occasions, i.e, in 1983 and most recently in 2011.  

Jan 14, 2019, 18:05 PM IST
Bhuvneshwar Kumar targeting perfect yorkers ahead of Adelaide ODI

Bhuvneshwar Kumar targeting perfect yorkers ahead of Adelaide ODI

In the absence of pace spearhead Jasprit Bumrah, Kumar was seen bowling with a shoe at the base of the stumps in order to perfect his control.

Jan 14, 2019, 14:01 PM IST
Injury layoff affected performance in first ODI: Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Injury layoff affected performance in first ODI: Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Kumar was not picked in the playing XI despite being a part of the squad for the recently concluded four-match Test series, which reflected in his performance during the slog overs.

Jan 14, 2019, 13:31 PM IST
Ashley Giles backs England for World Cup, Ashes in 2019

Ashley Giles backs England for World Cup, Ashes in 2019

England, who crashed out in the pool stage after a loss to Bangladesh at the last World Cup, are currently at the top of ODI world rankings

Jan 10, 2019, 12:18 PM IST
Indian bowling attack competitive in all conditions: Sachin Tendulkar

Indian bowling attack competitive in all conditions: Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar said even the spinners came to the party in Australia, not just the pacers. 

Jan 09, 2019, 17:23 PM IST
Curb your ego if you want to win: Virat Kohli's message to Australia ahead of Ashes

Curb your ego if you want to win: Virat Kohli's message to Australia ahead of Ashes

Australia are all set to welcome back suspended duo David Warner and Steve Warner for the tournament, having not emerged victorious in a Test series in England since 2001.  

Jan 08, 2019, 10:10 AM IST
Australia kidding themselves if they think all will be rosy when Smith, Warner return: Michael Vaughan

Australia kidding themselves if they think all will be rosy when Smith, Warner return: Michael Vaughan

Considering the current scenario, Vaughan can't see Australia beating England in the away Ashes to be held after the 2019 World Cup. 

Jan 08, 2019, 09:26 AM IST
Richard Pybus appointed Windies interim head coach

Richard Pybus appointed Windies interim head coach

Richard Pybus had earlier also served at several high-level technical areas in South Africa, Bangladesh and Pakistan.

Jan 05, 2019, 07:23 AM IST
 Former Liverpool winger Peter Thompson dies, aged 76

Former Liverpool winger Peter Thompson dies, aged 76

Thompson won two league championships, in 1964 and 1966, and was part of the club`s first FA Cup win in 1965.

 

Dec 31, 2018, 18:47 PM IST
India retain No.1 Test spot post MCG win over Australia

India retain No.1 Test spot post MCG win over Australia

Australia, on the other hand, have finished the year at the fifth spot in rankings with 102 points.

Dec 30, 2018, 19:00 PM IST
India complete 150 Test wins after triumph against Australia in Melbourne

India complete 150 Test wins after triumph against Australia in Melbourne

India had last emerged victorious at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) back in 1981, recording five defeats and two draws in 1985 and 2014 respectively. 

Dec 30, 2018, 13:01 PM IST
Kohli hails Bumrah as 'the best bowler in the world' after sublime Melbourne Test display

Kohli hails Bumrah as 'the best bowler in the world' after sublime Melbourne Test display

The 25-year-old who has picked 20 wickets in the series so far, also recorded the best figures by an Indian pacer during a Test in Australia, during the same clash.

Dec 30, 2018, 11:59 AM IST