Focus on 3rd spinner as selectors set to pick squad for Sri Lanka
Focus on 3rd spinner as selectors set to pick squad for Sri Lanka

The third specialist spinner's slot will be the subject of much deliberation when the national selection committee, headed by Sandeep Patil, meets here on Thursday to announce the squad for the three-Test away series against Sri Lanka starting August 12.

China launches selection of archers for Rio Olympics
China launches selection of archers for Rio Olympics

The Chinese national archery team launched selection games on Friday to choose archers from 101 competitors for Rio Olympic Games.

Cricket World Cup: Shaharyar Khan, Najam Sethi differ over team selection
Cricket World Cup: Shaharyar Khan, Najam Sethi differ over team selection

The ongoing cold war between Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Shaharyar Khan and his predecessor Najam Sethi came out into the open today over selection matters.

Pakistan selectors in dilemma over selection of World Cup squad
Pakistan selectors in dilemma over selection of World Cup squad

Pakistan national cricket team selectors are in a dilemma over the selection of the final 15-member squad for the World Cup, which is scheduled to be announced on January 7 in Karachi.

PCB keen to make Saeed Ajmal play domestic cricket: Reports
PCB keen to make Saeed Ajmal play domestic cricket: Reports

The bowling action review committee of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has recommended that suspended off-spinner Saeed Ajmal appear in some domestic cricket matches before he is considered for World Cup selection.

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers defends team changes after defeat in Madrid
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers defends team changes after defeat in Madrid

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers defended his team selection for Tuesday`s 1-0 Champions League defeat at Real Madrid, saying his side deserved more from the game after what he called "an excellent performance".

Akshar Patel included for last two ODIs, T20 against West Indies
Akshar Patel included for last two ODIs, T20 against West Indies

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday announced a 15-man squad for the remaining two ODIs against West Indies.

Split captaincy is the way forward for England: Mike Atherton
Split captaincy is the way forward for England: Mike Atherton

Slamming the team's decision-making and selections, former captain Mike Atherton has said split captaincy between Test and one-day cricket is an obvious way forward for England.

IPL 7: Indian selectors reward both KKR openers for their good show

Indian selectors rewarded Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Gautam Gambhir and wicket-keeper Robin Uthappa on Sunday while selecting teams for the forthcoming tours of Bangladesh and England.

Gautam Gambhir included for England tour, Suresh Raina to lead in Bangladesh

After being ignored by the selectors despite his good run in domestic cricket, southpaw Gautam Gambhir was on Wednesday included into the squad for the upcoming England tour.

Squad selected considering future series: BCCI Secretary

Maintaining that it`s not the end of the road for seniors like Zaheer Khan, BCCI secretary Sanjay Patel on Thursday said the Indian Test squad for the upcoming series against West Indies was selected keeping in mind the busy international schedule next year.

ODI team selection for Australia series on Sep 30

The senior selection committee of the BCCI headed by Sandeep Patil will meet in Chennai at the end of this month to choose the Indian squad for the one-off T20 game and subsequent ODI series against Australia scheduled to be held next month.

My career is not over, I will make a comeback: Virender Sehwag

Virender Sehwag has insisted that he will make a comeback to the Indian squad after he was dropped from the final two Tests against Australia when the selection board got together on March 07.

DDCA announces team for Ranji tie against Vidarbha

Delhi District Cricket Association (DDCA) on Monday announced its team for their Ranji Trophy Group B league match against Vidarbha at Nagpur from Decemner 29 to January 1.

Indian selectors have tough task on hand

Indian selectors will have a lot to discuss and deliberate in the wake of the national cricket team`s pathetic show in Australia when they meet here tomorrow to pick the squad for next month`s Asia Cup in Bangladesh.

No one is guaranteed a start, says Arthur

Australia coach Mickey Arthur made it clear that nobody is assured of a place in the national side

Sri Lanka resets date for cricket election

Elections to appoint office-bearers to Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) were today postponed from December 27 to January 3 next year.

Pak selectors defer squad announcement for Bangladesh tour

The announcement of the Pakistan cricket squad for the forthcoming tour of Bangladesh has been delayed after differences erupted between the national selection committee and governing board members of the PCB.

Bhajji ignored again; India retain winning squad

India named an unchanged Indian squad for the second Test against the West Indies, once again leaving out senior off-spinner Harbhajan Singh from the side.

Indian team for second Test today

Indian team for the second and third Test matches of the on-going three-match series will be announced on Thursday.