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IPL 2018: Alex Hales replaces David Warner in Sunrisers Hyderabad squad

IPL 2018: Alex Hales replaces David Warner in Sunrisers Hyderabad squad

Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) have replaced embattled Australian batsman David Warner with Alex Hales for the coming IPL season that begins April 7.

Mar 31, 2018, 14:06 PM IST
2nd Test: New Zealand fight back after England rip off top order

2nd Test: New Zealand fight back after England rip off top order

BJ Watling continued to defy England as he combined with Colin de Grandhomme to resurrect New Zealand`s innings and lead them to 192/6 as the second day of the second Test at Hagley Oval ended about 30 minutes early due to bad light.

Mar 31, 2018, 11:11 AM IST
Watch: Ross Taylor signs 'sandpaper' in Barmy Army prank

Watch: Ross Taylor signs 'sandpaper' in Barmy Army prank

The Barmy Army is having a ball over arch-rivals Australia's involvement in ball-tampering! 

Mar 30, 2018, 22:13 PM IST
Trent Boult, Tim Southee on the prowl as England slump to 150/5 at tea in second Test

Trent Boult, Tim Southee on the prowl as England slump to 150/5 at tea in second Test

Boult and Southee, who had taken one wicket each in the first session at Hagley Oval, blew away the rest of England`s top order shortly after lunch by removing Joe Root, Dawid Malan and Mark Stoneman within the space of nine balls.

Mar 30, 2018, 09:07 AM IST
England skipper Joe Root hails New Zealand cricket culture

England skipper Joe Root hails New Zealand cricket culture

New Zealand's cricket ethos drew praise from England captain Joe Root as he weighed up the difference between playing the Blacks Caps and Australia over the past four months.

Mar 29, 2018, 09:55 AM IST
Ben Stokes's fitness a key factor for England in 2nd New Zealand Test

Ben Stokes's fitness a key factor for England in 2nd New Zealand Test

The fitness of all-rounder Ben Stokes will be a key factor for England as they seek to win the second match against New Zealand in Christchurch and improve on a woeful record that has seen them lose 10 of their last 12 overseas tests.

Mar 28, 2018, 17:41 PM IST
New Zealand lose Todd Astle for second England Test, Ish Sodhi called up

New Zealand lose Todd Astle for second England Test, Ish Sodhi called up

New Zealand legspinner Todd Astle will miss the second Test against England due to a side strain, team officials said on Wednesday, with Ish Sodhi called in as a like-for-like replacement.

Mar 28, 2018, 10:29 AM IST
Virat Kohli shouldn't be allowed to play county cricket and should suffer wretched form in England: Bob Willis

Virat Kohli shouldn't be allowed to play county cricket and should suffer wretched form in England: Bob Willis

Willis, however, is upset that England will be losing home advantage ahead of the series and termed it as a detrimental move for the counties.

Mar 27, 2018, 17:46 PM IST
Ball-tampering effect: David Warner's wife takes on Michael Vaughan in Twitter war

Ball-tampering effect: David Warner's wife takes on Michael Vaughan in Twitter war

The repercussions of Australian cricket team's admission to ball-tampering on their tour of South Africa have started affecting their families, too, as David Warner's wife Candice was involved in a war of words with Michael Vaughan. 

Mar 27, 2018, 15:04 PM IST
England's Jack Butland relishes battle for goalkeeping slot

England's Jack Butland relishes battle for goalkeeping slot

England's Jack Butland is backing manager Gareth Southgate`s policy of keeping his goalkeepers guessing as to who will be the number one for the World Cup in Russia. 

Mar 26, 2018, 15:04 PM IST
Stuart Broad brands Australians hypocrites as ball-tampering row erupts

Stuart Broad brands Australians hypocrites as ball-tampering row erupts

Broad also questioned why Australia would want to tamper with the ball when they managed to generate reverse swing in the recent Ashes series in conditions that "you wouldn't expect the ball to reverse".

Mar 25, 2018, 19:13 PM IST
Day-Night Test: Root's late loss hurts England, strengthens NZ

Day-Night Test: Root's late loss hurts England, strengthens NZ

Root, who received on-field treatment, was bounced again on the next delivery and caught off the glove by Watling to leave England in desperate trouble at 132/3, needing another 237 runs to make NZ bat again.

Mar 25, 2018, 15:18 PM IST
T20 Tri-Series: England Women hammer India by 7 wickets in record chase

T20 Tri-Series: England Women hammer India by 7 wickets in record chase

A whirlwind century by opener Daniellie Wyatt helped England pull off a record chase and crush India by seven wickets in their second T20 triangular series match on Sunday.

Mar 25, 2018, 14:48 PM IST
Rain hits third day of New Zealand-England Test

Rain hits third day of New Zealand-England Test

New Zealand batsman Henry Nicholls completed his sixth half-century in Test matches as only 17 balls were bowled because of rain on the third day of the first cricket Test against England at Eden Park.

Mar 24, 2018, 13:04 PM IST
Jack Wilshere knee niggle keeps him out of Netherlands friendly but could come back against Italy

Jack Wilshere knee niggle keeps him out of Netherlands friendly but could come back against Italy

The 26-year-old Arsenal midfielder earned his last cap in England`s defeat by Iceland at Euro 2016 but has impressed for his club this season after a spell on loan at Bournemouth. Wilshere has not travelled to Amsterdam.

Mar 23, 2018, 10:04 AM IST
Manchester United announce plans to form professional women's team

Manchester United announce plans to form professional women's team

United said they had submitted an application to the Football Association to join the second tier of the Women's Super League.

Mar 22, 2018, 18:57 PM IST
England batsmen resembled 'rabbits in the headlights', says coach Trevor Bayliss

England batsmen resembled 'rabbits in the headlights', says coach Trevor Bayliss

England, looking to improve after their recent 4-0 Ashes thrashing in Australia, got off to a poor start on the opening day of the Auckland test as they struggled against seamers Trent Boult and Tim Southee.

Mar 22, 2018, 17:43 PM IST
New Zealand vs England, 1st Test: Kane Williamson nears ton after Trent Boult ripped England apart

New Zealand vs England, 1st Test: Kane Williamson nears ton after Trent Boult ripped England apart

Williamson was 91 not out with Nicholls on 24 as NZ advanced to 175/3 at stumps, a lead of 117 after England had been bowled out for just 58 on Day 1 following a Boult and Southee seam onslaught.

Mar 22, 2018, 14:49 PM IST
Concussion subs introduced to county cricket

Concussion subs introduced to county cricket

Under the standard Laws of Cricket, substitutes for injured players are only permitted to field, not bat or bowl.

Mar 21, 2018, 21:43 PM IST
Joe Root wants 'best behaviour' from Ben Stokes in New Zealand Tests

Joe Root wants 'best behaviour' from Ben Stokes in New Zealand Tests

Stokes has not played Test cricket since an incident outside a Bristol nightclub last September led to him being charged with affray.

Mar 21, 2018, 21:38 PM IST