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Ex-cricketer Nayan Mongia joins Ajit Agarkar, Venkatesh Prasad for BCCI's national selector post

Ex-cricketer Nayan Mongia joins Ajit Agarkar, Venkatesh Prasad for BCCI's national selector post

Former Indian wicket-keeper Nayan Mongia has applied for the national selector post, the BCCI sources said on Saturday.

Jan 25, 2020, 13:31 PM IST
England vs South Africa: Ben Stokes issues apology for verbal spat with fan

England vs South Africa: Ben Stokes issues apology for verbal spat with fan

After Stokes was dismissed by right-arm pacer Anrich Nortje on Friday, the all-rounder was heard aiming expletives at a fan.  

Jan 25, 2020, 13:16 PM IST
U-19 World Cup: Bishnoi, Ankolekar star in Indian victory against New Zealand

U-19 World Cup: Bishnoi, Ankolekar star in Indian victory against New Zealand

Left-arm spinner Atharva Ankolekar showed big heart while leg-spinner Ravi Bishnoi was all guile in India's 44-run win against New Zealand as they set-up a quarter-final date with Australia in the

Jan 24, 2020, 23:33 PM IST
Ajit Agarkar applies for BCCI's national selector job

Ajit Agarkar applies for BCCI's national selector job

Agarkar is certainly the most high-profile name with 26 Tests, 191 ODIs and 3 T20 Internationals, picking 349 wickets across formats.

Jan 24, 2020, 18:45 PM IST
ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 qualification process confirmed

ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 qualification process confirmed

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has confirmed the qualification process for the additional ICC Men’s T20 World Cup that will take place in 2021 in India.

Jan 24, 2020, 17:24 PM IST
India vs New Zealand, 1st T20I: We never spoke of jetlag in team, says Virat Kohli

India vs New Zealand, 1st T20I: We never spoke of jetlag in team, says Virat Kohli

The two teams will now meet for the second T20I at the same venue on Sunday.

Jan 24, 2020, 17:00 PM IST
1st T20I: Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul guide India to 6-wicket win over New Zealand

1st T20I: Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul guide India to 6-wicket win over New Zealand

India, who have now taken a 1-0 lead in the five-match series, will next lock horns with New Zealand at the same venue on Sunday.

Jan 24, 2020, 16:34 PM IST
Virat Kohli stays on top, Ajinkya Rahane moves upward in ICC Test rankings

Virat Kohli stays on top, Ajinkya Rahane moves upward in ICC Test rankings

Cheteshwar Pujara has been able to retain his sixth position whereas Ajinkya Rahane moved up by a place and is currently at the eighth spot.

Jan 24, 2020, 16:10 PM IST
David Hussey fined USD 2,000 for breaching Australian code of conduct

David Hussey fined USD 2,000 for breaching Australian code of conduct

David Hussey accepted the offense and sanction under Article 2.23 after earlier being found not guilty by independent Code of Conduct Commissioner Adrian Anderson of breaching Article 2.18 for

Jan 24, 2020, 15:04 PM IST
George Worke's ton helps New Zealand A beat India A in second unofficial ODI

George Worke's ton helps New Zealand A beat India A in second unofficial ODI

The two sides will now lock horns in the third unofficial ODI at the same venue on January 26.

Jan 24, 2020, 12:12 PM IST
India vs New Zealand ICC Under 19 World Cup preview, Bloemfontein weather and Mangaung Oval pitch report

India vs New Zealand ICC Under 19 World Cup preview, Bloemfontein weather and Mangaung Oval pitch report

India play New Zealand in the ICC Under 19 Cricket World Cup 2020 at ICC the Mangaung Oval Stadium in South Africa's Bloemfontein on Friday (January 24, 2020). While both India Under 19 and New

Jan 24, 2020, 10:35 AM IST
From Bloemfontein to Auckland: Three India vs New Zealand clashes on Super Friday

From Bloemfontein to Auckland: Three India vs New Zealand clashes on Super Friday

In big Super Friday clashes, India will take on New Zealand in three matches across the globe on Friday (January 24, 2020). 

Jan 23, 2020, 22:57 PM IST
India vs New Zealand T20I preview, Auckland weather and Eden Park pitch report

India vs New Zealand T20I preview, Auckland weather and Eden Park pitch report

India start their New Zealand tour with the five-match T20 International series at Auckland's Eden Park on Friday (February 24m 2020). While New Zealand have the upper hand in T20Is against India,

Jan 23, 2020, 19:29 PM IST
Shafali Verma's IPL stint showed her batting prowess, her hitting new for women's cricket: Smriti Mandhana

Shafali Verma's IPL stint showed her batting prowess, her hitting new for women's cricket: Smriti Mandhana

Shafali Verma, the 15-year-old batting sensation has been the talk of the town for her extra-ordinary run of form since making her international debut in 2019. The senior members of the Indian women`

Jan 23, 2020, 15:03 PM IST
Dom Bess, Mark Wood, Jofra Archer, Chris Woakes fight for spots as England eye 3-1 Test series win over South Africa

Dom Bess, Mark Wood, Jofra Archer, Chris Woakes fight for spots as England eye 3-1 Test series win over South Africa

Coach Chris Silverwood and captain Joe Root must make tough choices in the bowling department before Friday`s start with Jofra Archer and Chris Woakes knocking to get into the side.

Jan 23, 2020, 14:38 PM IST
Virat Kohli not looking for ODI World Cup loss revenge in T20I against New Zealand

Virat Kohli not looking for ODI World Cup loss revenge in T20I against New Zealand

Virat Kohli-led Indian cricket team will take on New Zealand in the first of the five-match T20 International series on Friday but the Men in Blue skipper on Thursday said that he cannot really bring

Jan 23, 2020, 14:04 PM IST
Smriti Mandhana fine with less pay for women cricket, idolises Virat Kohli, Kumar Sangakkara

Smriti Mandhana fine with less pay for women cricket, idolises Virat Kohli, Kumar Sangakkara

The male cricketers in the top bracket on Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) central contracts list Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah are entitled to an annual remuneration of Rs

Jan 23, 2020, 13:29 PM IST
ICC announces 6 host cities in New Zealand for Women's Cricket World Cup 2021

ICC announces 6 host cities in New Zealand for Women's Cricket World Cup 2021

The announcement of the venues for ICC Women's Cricket World Cup 2021 was made at Auckland’s Kohimarama Beach. The announcement ceremony was followed by a game of beach cricket featuring Indian

Jan 23, 2020, 12:55 PM IST
Winning World title an obsession, Virat Kohli-led India will use New Zealand, South Africa ODIs for World T20 preparation, says Ravi Shastri

Winning World title an obsession, Virat Kohli-led India will use New Zealand, South Africa ODIs for World T20 preparation, says Ravi Shastri

According to Ravi Shastri the 2-1 series win against a full-strength Australian side was a reflection of the Indian team's "mental strength", which came back strongly after being outplayed in the

Jan 22, 2020, 13:57 PM IST
Prithvi Shaw, Sanju Samson power India A to 5-wicket win over New Zealand A

Prithvi Shaw, Sanju Samson power India A to 5-wicket win over New Zealand A

The in-form Prithvi Shaw flourished yet again as India A notched up a convincing five-wicket victory over New Zealand A in the first unofficial One Day International (ODI) in  Lincoln on Wednesday.

Jan 22, 2020, 13:34 PM IST