Pakistani cricketers give home fans perfect entertainment after several years of no action
Pakistani cricketers give home fans perfect entertainment after several years of no action

Pakistan cricket team have given the fans of its nation a lot to cheer about and have entertained them fully so far after another victory against visitors Zimbabwe on Tuesday.

T20 Cricket to feature in 2020 Tokyo Olympics?
T20 Cricket to feature in 2020 Tokyo Olympics?

Cricket could become a reality in the next five years as almost 33 international sports federation have been invited to apply as potential new entrants for the biggest showdown in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics games.

IPL 2015, Match 36: Rajasthan beat Delhi by 14 runs to jump to top spot
IPL 2015, Match 36: Rajasthan beat Delhi by 14 runs to jump to top spot

Ajinkya Rahane continued his sparkling form as he struck a 54-ball unbeaten 91 to help Rajasthan Royals beat Delhi Daredevils by 14 runs and bounce back from a five-match winless streak in the IPL cricket tournament here on Sunday.

Mumbai Indians will look to keep momentum going: Parthiv Patel
Mumbai Indians will look to keep momentum going: Parthiv Patel

Keeping their play-off hopes alive after registering their third consecutive win of the IPL season, Mumbai Indians wicketkeeper-batsman Parthiv Patel said that the team will look to keep the momentum going in the upcoming T20 cricket matches.

IPL 2015: Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals – Players to watch out for
IPL 2015: Mumbai Indians vs Rajasthan Royals – Players to watch out for

The 32nd match of the 2015 Indian Premier League (IPL) will witness a confident Rajasthan Royals side taking on an under-performing Mumbai Indians side. Let's look at five players who can change the fortunes of their respective sides.

ECB finally takes T20 bite, ropes in Mike Fordham for franchise-based cricket in England
ECB finally takes T20 bite, ropes in Mike Fordham for franchise-based cricket in England

After years of hesitation, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has finally taken the Twenty20 bite and are planning a franchise-based cricket tournament. According to a leading British daily, the ECB has roped in Mike Fordham, who helped in launching of hugely successful the Indian Premier League (IPL) in 2008 and the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) five years later.

Aiming to develop my finishing skills: Corey Anderson
Aiming to develop my finishing skills: Corey Anderson

Having become the leading scorer for his Indian Premier League team Mumbai Indians, New Zealand all-rounder Corey Anderson has expressed his desire to to evolve as the best finisher in the limited-overs format.

Mumbai Indians need to touch up game: Kieron Pollard
Mumbai Indians need to touch up game: Kieron Pollard

Disappointed after Mumbai Indians' third successive IPL loss, the team's West Indian batsman Keiron Pollard said his side needs to improve several aspects of it gameplan.

Hope Rajasthan Royals retain this form: Skipper Steven Smith
Hope Rajasthan Royals retain this form: Skipper Steven Smith

Helping his side register their third straight win of the Indian Premier League-8 (IPL-8) 2015, Rajasthan Royals skipper Steve Smith hoped his team would continue this form throughout the event.

IPL 2015: Delhi Daredevils face ignominy of recording longest losing streak
IPL 2015: Delhi Daredevils face ignominy of recording longest losing streak

Delhi Daredevils have presented themselves with a renewed vigour, investing huge amount of money during the 2015 Indian Premier League (IPL) auction and setting new goals. They even roped in Yuvraj Singh for a record sum. But there is no change in their fortunes. The losing streak continues, and now they are one just one defeat away from creating an unwanted history.

IPL 2015, Match 8: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Sunrisers Hyderabad - Preview
IPL 2015, Match 8: Royal Challengers Bangalore vs Sunrisers Hyderabad - Preview

Riding high after beating defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders in their opening match, Royal Challengers Bangalore will look to exploit the home advantage when they take on Sunrisers Hyderabad in an IPL cricket match here on Monday.

RCB will do better with AB de Villiers, Chris Gayle in IPL 8: Virat Kohli
RCB will do better with AB de Villiers, Chris Gayle in IPL 8: Virat Kohli

Captain Virat Kohli said Royal Challengers Bangalore's star-studded batting line-up will be able to express itself better in IPL-8 with the arrival of players such as Darren Sammy and S Badrinath in the team. 

Mumbai Indians practice gathers pace with arrival of bowling coach Shane Bond
Mumbai Indians practice gathers pace with arrival of bowling coach Shane Bond

The preparation of former IPL champions Mumbai Indians for the eight edition of the T20 tournament gathered pace on Friday as newly recruited bowling coach Shane Bond joined the side.

T20 bookie found dead in Goa
T20 bookie found dead in Goa

A week before the Indian Premier League takes off, a bookie previously arrested for accepting bets on T20 matches was found dead in mysterious circumstances, police said on Friday.

Test hopeful Fawad Ahmed ''comfortable'' with Australian drinking
Test hopeful Fawad Ahmed ''comfortable'' with Australian drinking

Boozy celebrations have been a part of Australian cricket for decades but test hopeful Fawad Ahmed will be politely declining when the victory beers are passed around on the tour of the Caribbean and England.

Indian cricketers receive Rs 38 crore less in 2013-14 fiscal
Indian cricketers receive Rs 38 crore less in 2013-14 fiscal

Income distribution to the players from the Cricket Board's coffers has taken a steep dip of Rs 38 crore in 2013-14 as compared to the previous fiscal because of a corresponding decrease in income from media rights.

Eight teams for inaugural Women's Big Bash League
Eight teams for inaugural Women's Big Bash League

Cricket Australia (CA) on Thursday confirmed that eight teams will compete in the inaugural Women's Big Bash League (WBBL), to be launched in the 2015-16 season.

I had to work hardest to reach top, says Sachin Tendulkar
I had to work hardest to reach top, says Sachin Tendulkar

Retired batting great Sachin Tendulkar on Wednesday said he had to work the hardest to reach the top, while adding that he always believed in letting his bat do the talking in his glorious 24-year-long cricket career.

Proteas rest captain Faf du Plessis for final Twenty20 against Windies
Proteas rest captain Faf du Plessis for final Twenty20 against Windies

 South Africa will rest captain Faf du Plessis for the final Twenty20 international against West Indies in Durban on Wednesday as they seek to manage his long-term hip injury ahead of the 50-over World Cup.

David Warner may quit IPL to focus on Tests
David Warner may quit IPL to focus on Tests

Australian Opener David Warner is worried about mental fatigue that creeps in from playing non-stop cricket and said he might quit the Indian Premier League (IPL) to concentrate on Tests.