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Batsman should be declared out if DRS shows ball is hitting stumps, says Sachin Tendulkar

Batsman should be declared out if DRS shows ball is hitting stumps, says Sachin Tendulkar

Legendary bastman Sachin Tendulkar on Saturday (July 11) said that the International Cricket Council (ICC) should consider doing away with the provision of the umpire's call when a team opts for a

Jul 12, 2020, 08:35 AM IST
Former Indian cricketer Chetan Chauhan tests positive for COVID-19

Former Indian cricketer Chetan Chauhan tests positive for COVID-19

Chetan who is now a cabinet minister in the Uttar Pradesh Government had played 40 Test matches for India. 

Jul 12, 2020, 00:43 AM IST
1st Test Day 4: England reach 284/8 in second innings, lead West Indies by 170 runs at stumps

1st Test Day 4: England reach 284/8 in second innings, lead West Indies by 170 runs at stumps

At the end of the day's play, the hosts have taken a 170-run lead over the Caribbean side, with Jofra Archer (5) and Mark Wood (1) remaining unbeaten at the crease. 

Jul 12, 2020, 00:00 AM IST
Ben Stokes becomes second-fastest to reach 4,000 runs and 150 wickets in Test cricket

Ben Stokes becomes second-fastest to reach 4,000 runs and 150 wickets in Test cricket

Overall, the England all-rounder has become the sixth cricketer in the history of the longest format of the game to complete 4000 runs and 150 wickets in Tests.

Jul 11, 2020, 22:11 PM IST
BCCI celebrates 12 million followers on Twitter amid coronavirus pandemic

BCCI celebrates 12 million followers on Twitter amid coronavirus pandemic

Besides thanking its followers for all their love and support, the BCCI also posted a picture featuring players of the Indian men's cricket team.

Jul 11, 2020, 20:51 PM IST
CPL 2020 to be held in Trinidad and Tobago from August 18

CPL 2020 to be held in Trinidad and Tobago from August 18

The likes of Afghanistan's Rashid Khan, Australia's Chris Lynn, West Indies' Carlos Brathwaite, Dwayne Bravo and Kieron Pollard and England's Alex Hales are all set to take part in this year's CPL. 

Jul 11, 2020, 18:47 PM IST
Cricket World Cup Rewind 2019: On this day, all-round England outclassed Australia to reach final

Cricket World Cup Rewind 2019: On this day, all-round England outclassed Australia to reach final

Australia won the toss and asked England to bowl first in the last-four clash of the marquee event.

Jul 11, 2020, 16:18 PM IST
1st Test Day 3: England reach 15/0 in second innings at stumps, trail West Indies by 99 runs

1st Test Day 3: England reach 15/0 in second innings at stumps, trail West Indies by 99 runs

At the end of the day's play, the hosts were still trailing the Caribbean side by 99 runs, with Rory Burns and Dom Sibley remaining unbeaten at the crease at their respective scores of 10 and five.

Jul 10, 2020, 23:53 PM IST
Cricket World Cup Rewind 2019: On this day, India's campaign ended with defeat to New Zealand

Cricket World Cup Rewind 2019: On this day, India's campaign ended with defeat to New Zealand

New Zealand won the toss and asked India to bowl first in a rain-hit last-four clash of the showpiece event.

Jul 10, 2020, 22:10 PM IST
I will have advantage when BCCI resumes training camp: Mohammad Shami

I will have advantage when BCCI resumes training camp: Mohammad Shami

Shami further said that he has been in a quite good rhythm for a while now and that he doesn't feel any stiffness while bowling full tilt.

Jul 10, 2020, 20:40 PM IST
Sachin Tendulkar extends birthday greetings to his 'idol' Sunil Gavaskar

Sachin Tendulkar extends birthday greetings to his 'idol' Sunil Gavaskar

Gavaskar notched up 10,122 runs in 124 matches he played in the longest format of the game for the national side besides amassing 3,092 runs in 108 ODIs. 

Jul 10, 2020, 18:44 PM IST
Andrew Balbirnie named captain of Ireland's training squad for England ODIs

Andrew Balbirnie named captain of Ireland's training squad for England ODIs

England and Ireland are slated to play the three-match ODI series from July 30.

Jul 10, 2020, 16:29 PM IST
England vs West Indies: Cricket fans celebrate return of international cricket after four months

England vs West Indies: Cricket fans celebrate return of international cricket after four months

Almost four months after the game was distrupted due to coronavirus pandemic, the international cricket resumed with the first day of the first Test between England and West Indies.

Jul 10, 2020, 15:47 PM IST
1st Test Day 2: Windies reach 57/1 against England before bad light forces early stumps

1st Test Day 2: Windies reach 57/1 against England before bad light forces early stumps

England were earlier bundled out cheaply for 204 runs in their first innings, thanks to West Indies skipper Jason Holder for leading from the front.

Jul 09, 2020, 23:50 PM IST
BCCI CEO Rahul Johri asked to leave via mail

BCCI CEO Rahul Johri asked to leave via mail

Johri had earlier tendered his resignation, but was asked to continue. 

Jul 09, 2020, 22:49 PM IST
Yuvraj Singh shares a workout video, Mohammad Kaif comes up with hilarious reply

Yuvraj Singh shares a workout video, Mohammad Kaif comes up with hilarious reply

Besides him, cricketer-turned-politician Gautam Gambhir and batsman Parthiv Patel too commented on Yuvraj's recent workout post.

Jul 09, 2020, 22:28 PM IST
Asia Cup 2020 postponed due to coronavirus pandemic

Asia Cup 2020 postponed due to coronavirus pandemic

The ACC said Pakistan, who were set to host the tournament this year in the United Arab Emirates, have exchanged hosting rights with Sri Lanka, who will stage next year`s event.

Jul 09, 2020, 19:11 PM IST
Jonny Bairstow, Moeen Ali named in England's training group for Ireland ODIs

Jonny Bairstow, Moeen Ali named in England's training group for Ireland ODIs

England and Ireland are slated to play the three-match ODI series from July 30.

Jul 09, 2020, 18:54 PM IST
Sophie Devine appointed new captain of New Zealand women's cricket team

Sophie Devine appointed new captain of New Zealand women's cricket team

Devine will take up the role of full-time skipper of the New Zelaand women's team with split- squad training camps, beginning in Lincoln next week.  

Jul 09, 2020, 18:06 PM IST
Prithvi Shaw is special, needs to understand his game better: Wasim Jaffer

Prithvi Shaw is special, needs to understand his game better: Wasim Jaffer

Jaffer also spoke about India's Test opener Mayank Agarwal, saying he is a good player but will have to prove his mettle on the road.  

Jul 09, 2020, 17:11 PM IST