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BCCI asks fans to spend time like Cheteshwar Pujara family amid coronavirus lockdown

BCCI asks fans to spend time like Cheteshwar Pujara family amid coronavirus lockdown

Pujara made his last appearance for the national side during their tour of New Zealand. 

Mar 29, 2020, 14:49 PM IST
On this day in 2015, Australia defeated New Zealand to lift fifth ICC World Cup title

On this day in 2015, Australia defeated New Zealand to lift fifth ICC World Cup title

It was for the second time that the showpiece event was held in Australia and New Zealand after first hosting the tournament in 1992.

Mar 29, 2020, 13:53 PM IST
Wasim Jaffer gives hilarious reply as fan ask him to choose between Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar

Wasim Jaffer gives hilarious reply as fan ask him to choose between Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar

Jaffer, however, added that both the batting megastars are from different eras and that they are great in their era.

Mar 29, 2020, 12:09 PM IST
Gautam Gambhir donates Rs 1 crore to coronavirus relief fund

Gautam Gambhir donates Rs 1 crore to coronavirus relief fund

Former Indian cricketer and Lok Sabha MP Gautam Gambhir has joined the bandwagon of sports personalities who are donating funds towards the relief efforts amid the deadly coronavirus.

Mar 29, 2020, 11:30 AM IST
ICC lauds former Indian cricketer-turned policeman Joginder Sharma for coronavirus fight

ICC lauds former Indian cricketer-turned policeman Joginder Sharma for coronavirus fight

As India continues its fight against the deadly coronavirus pandemic,the International Cricket Council (ICC) has heaped praises on the Men in Blue's T20 World Cup hero Joginder Sharma who is

Mar 29, 2020, 10:23 AM IST
Cancel County season if it can't be played in full: England's Alastair Cook

Cancel County season if it can't be played in full: England's Alastair Cook

Cook said that considering the circumstances around the coronavirus pandemic, it will be more rewarding to play a full tournament rather than a shortened County season.

Mar 29, 2020, 09:39 AM IST
Coronavirus COVID-19: BCCI donates Rs 51 crores to Prime Minister's Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations Fund

Coronavirus COVID-19: BCCI donates Rs 51 crores to Prime Minister's Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations Fund

The Board of Control for Cricket Council in India (BCCI) on Saturday (March 28, 2020) declared that they are going to contribute Rs 51 crores to the Prime Minister's Citizen Assistance and Relief in

Mar 28, 2020, 21:47 PM IST
Leicestershire County appoints Sean Jarvis as new chief executive

Leicestershire County appoints Sean Jarvis as new chief executive

Jarvis will take up his new position on June 24 following the departure of Karen Rothery after only 12 months in the role.  

Mar 28, 2020, 17:56 PM IST
Kevin Pietersen gives himself, son 'tennis ball' haircut--See pic

Kevin Pietersen gives himself, son 'tennis ball' haircut--See pic

Former England captain Kevin Pietersen gave himself and his son a haircut. In an Instagram post Pietersen could be seen cutting his son's hair in what he calls the tennis ball cut.

Mar 28, 2020, 16:58 PM IST
BCCI celebrates 11 million followers on Twitter, urges fans not to forget practicing social distancing

BCCI celebrates 11 million followers on Twitter, urges fans not to forget practicing social distancing

BCCI took to Twitter to share the news of their 11 million followers by posting a picture featuring some well-known Indian players.

Mar 28, 2020, 16:36 PM IST
'Boss' Virat Kohli leads from front, sets tone on field: Ravi Shastri

'Boss' Virat Kohli leads from front, sets tone on field: Ravi Shastri

Shastri's comments came at a time when all the cricketing activities across the globe are at halt and India is observing a 21-day lockdown to reduce the spread of the novel coronavirus.  

Mar 28, 2020, 13:31 PM IST
Dane Piedt bids adieu to South Africa cricket to pursue career in USA

Dane Piedt bids adieu to South Africa cricket to pursue career in USA

Test off-spinner Dane Piedt has announced his retirement from South Africa cricket in order to relocate to USA and fulfill his dream of representing the America in the International Cricket Council (

Mar 28, 2020, 12:40 PM IST
ICC discusses contingency plan for T20 World Cup amid coronavirus crises, welcomes Sourav Ganguly on board

ICC discusses contingency plan for T20 World Cup amid coronavirus crises, welcomes Sourav Ganguly on board

The impact of the pandemic on the sport globally was discussed was discussed during the ICC meeting.

Mar 28, 2020, 12:03 PM IST
Coronavirus Lockdown: Kane Williamson teaches his pet dog slip catching--Watch

Coronavirus Lockdown: Kane Williamson teaches his pet dog slip catching--Watch

Williamson recently took to Instagram and posted a slow-motion video of him engaging in a cricket practice session with his dog in his home garden area in Mount Maunganui.

Mar 28, 2020, 11:37 AM IST
PCB's new NOC policy limits players to maximum 4 T20 leagues a year

PCB's new NOC policy limits players to maximum 4 T20 leagues a year

The new NOC policy was reviewed and approved by the PCB's Board of Governors during their 57th meeting.

Mar 28, 2020, 10:51 AM IST
Fight not easy, request all to maintain social distancing: Virat Kohli

Fight not easy, request all to maintain social distancing: Virat Kohli

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday announced a 21-day lockdown in the country to deal with the coronavirus pandemic.

Mar 27, 2020, 17:47 PM IST
Saurashtra Cricket Association donates Rs 42 lakh to coronavirus relief fund

Saurashtra Cricket Association donates Rs 42 lakh to coronavirus relief fund

A day after the Cricket Association for Bengal (CAB) donated Rs 25 lakh to the deadly coronavirus relief fund, the Suarashtra Cricket Association (SCA)

Mar 27, 2020, 16:47 PM IST
On this day in 1994, Sachin Tendulkar opened batting for India for first time

On this day in 1994, Sachin Tendulkar opened batting for India for first time

On March 27 in 1994, legendary Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar opened the batting for the national side for the very first time during an ODI series against New Zealand in Auckland.

Mar 27, 2020, 16:04 PM IST
BCCI shares video of Rishabh Pant's indoor workout session amid coronavirus lockdown--Watch

BCCI shares video of Rishabh Pant's indoor workout session amid coronavirus lockdown--Watch

In the video, Pant could be seen doing planks, push-ups and running on the treadmill amid the 21-day lockdown announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday due to COVID-19 fear.

Mar 27, 2020, 14:56 PM IST
After awareness videos, Sachin Tendulkar now donates Rs 50 lakh to coronavirus COVID-19 relief fund

After awareness videos, Sachin Tendulkar now donates Rs 50 lakh to coronavirus COVID-19 relief fund

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday announced a 21-day lockdown in the country to deal with the coronavirus pandemic. 

Mar 27, 2020, 14:09 PM IST