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Concussion substitute Yuzvendra Chahal, debutant T Natarajan shine as India beat Australia in 1st T20I

Concussion substitute Yuzvendra Chahal, debutant T Natarajan shine as India beat Australia in 1st T20I

India, who have now taken a 1-0 lead, will look to clinch the series when they take on Australia in their second T20I at Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) on Sunday.  

Dec 04, 2020, 18:09 PM IST
India vs Australia, 1st T20I: Yuzvendra Chahal comes in as concussion substitute for Ravindra Jadeja, Justin Langer unhappy

India vs Australia, 1st T20I: Yuzvendra Chahal comes in as concussion substitute for Ravindra Jadeja, Justin Langer unhappy

Jadeja was seen limping immediately after being hit on the head by a Mitchell Starc delivery in the 20th over of the Indian innings. 

Dec 04, 2020, 16:37 PM IST
England vs South Africa: First ODI postponed after Proteas player tests COVID-19 positive

England vs South Africa: First ODI postponed after Proteas player tests COVID-19 positive

The decision was taken by both the England Cricket Board as well as the home board, Cricket South Africa.  

Dec 04, 2020, 16:24 PM IST
Afghanistan spinner Mujeeb-ur-Rahman tests positive for COVID-19

Afghanistan spinner Mujeeb-ur-Rahman tests positive for COVID-19

The spinner travelled from his home of Kabul last week but reported symptoms during his mandatory quarantine period this week in Queensland.

Dec 04, 2020, 14:57 PM IST
India vs Australia: After impressive ODI debut, T Natarajan receives his maiden T20I cap

India vs Australia: After impressive ODI debut, T Natarajan receives his maiden T20I cap

The 29-year-old will be making his first appearance in the shortest format of the game for his national side during the opening T20I against Australia at Manuka Oval in Canberra on Friday.

Dec 04, 2020, 13:48 PM IST
1st Test Day 2: Kane Williamson's 251 puts New Zealand on top against West Indies

1st Test Day 2: Kane Williamson's 251 puts New Zealand on top against West Indies

On Friday, Williamson made his highest Test score of 251, surpassing his previous best of an unbeaten 242 against Sri Lanka at the Basin Reserve in January 2015.

Dec 04, 2020, 12:51 PM IST
Here's what Gautam Gambhir said after Virat Kohli broke this record of Sachin Tendulkar

Here's what Gautam Gambhir said after Virat Kohli broke this record of Sachin Tendulkar

Kohli completed 12,000 runs in the 50-over format during the third and final ODI against Australia at Manuka Oval, Canberra on Wednesday 

Dec 04, 2020, 12:18 PM IST
Blow for Pakistan players as New Zealand Health Ministry denies permission to train after positive COVID-19 tests

Blow for Pakistan players as New Zealand Health Ministry denies permission to train after positive COVID-19 tests

Pakistan are slated to play three T20Is against New Zealand on December 18, 20, and 22, and the ICC World Test Championship fixtures from December 26-30 and January 3-7, respectively.

Dec 04, 2020, 11:29 AM IST
West Indies clinch MCC's Spirit of Cricket award

West Indies clinch MCC's Spirit of Cricket award

West Indies have won the award after sending both their men`s and women`s teams to tour England during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Dec 04, 2020, 11:04 AM IST
India vs Australia: A look at head-to-head record in Twenty20Is

India vs Australia: A look at head-to-head record in Twenty20Is

The two teams have locked horns in a total of 20 T20I matches so far, with India clinching wins on 11 occasions and Australia emerging victorious in eight of those games.

Dec 04, 2020, 10:31 AM IST
South African batsman Faf du Plessis rested for ODI series against England

South African batsman Faf du Plessis rested for ODI series against England

Faf du Plessis played in all the three T20Is for the Proteas which they lost to England.

Dec 03, 2020, 17:29 PM IST
Addition of two new IPL teams on agenda for BCCI AGM on December 24

Addition of two new IPL teams on agenda for BCCI AGM on December 24

Another important agenda item to be discussed is the BCCI's stand on the inclusion of cricket in the 2028 Los Angeles Olympics.

Dec 03, 2020, 16:45 PM IST
I thought Virat Kohli will burn out at some stages of his career: VVS Laxman

I thought Virat Kohli will burn out at some stages of his career: VVS Laxman

Virat Kohli has also played 86 Tests and 82 T20Is in which he has scored 7,240 and 2,794 runs respectively. 

Dec 03, 2020, 16:20 PM IST
India bank on history, morale-boosting ODI win in T20I series opener against Australia

India bank on history, morale-boosting ODI win in T20I series opener against Australia

Till date, the two sides have played nine matches against each other with India coming out winners on five occasions.

Dec 03, 2020, 14:31 PM IST
Cricket fraternity extends wishes as Indian batswoman Mithali Raj turns 38

Cricket fraternity extends wishes as Indian batswoman Mithali Raj turns 38

Mithali made her international debut for the Women in Blue during a One-Day International (ODI) against Ireland in June 1999.

Dec 03, 2020, 14:02 PM IST
Kane Williamson, Tom Latham help New Zealand take Day 1 honours in 1st Test against West Indies

Kane Williamson, Tom Latham help New Zealand take Day 1 honours in 1st Test against West Indies

At the end of the day's play, the Black Caps were nicely placed 243/2 with Williamson and Ross Taylor batting at the crease on 97 and 31 respectively.  

Dec 03, 2020, 12:49 PM IST
England's Dawid Malan achieves highest-ever rating points in T20I history

England's Dawid Malan achieves highest-ever rating points in T20I history

The 33-year-old left-hander has reached 915 points to become the first to cross the 900-point mark after Australian Aaron Finch’s 900-point achievement in July 2018.

Dec 03, 2020, 11:58 AM IST
India vs Australia, 1st T20I: Probable XIs, squads, weather report, pitch report, TV timings

India vs Australia, 1st T20I: Probable XIs, squads, weather report, pitch report, TV timings

Aaron Finch-led Australia will go into the shortest format of the game on the back of a 2-1 victory in the three-match ODI series against Virat Kohli's India.

Dec 03, 2020, 11:30 AM IST
Australia climb to top spot in ICC World Cup Super League table, India stand sixth

Australia climb to top spot in ICC World Cup Super League table, India stand sixth

India clinched the third and last game of the ODI series against Australia by 13 runs at Manuka Oval to avoid series sweep and occupy the No.6 position with nine points. 

Dec 03, 2020, 10:14 AM IST
3rd ODI: Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja heroics steer India to 13 run win over Australia, avoid whitewash

3rd ODI: Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja heroics steer India to 13 run win over Australia, avoid whitewash

Hardik Pandya and Ravindra Jadeja rescued India from tough situation, stitching a record 150-run partnership for the 6th wicket which ultimately proved decisive. The series, though, ended 2-1 in

Dec 02, 2020, 18:18 PM IST