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Afghanistan seal series against Ireland following Hazratullah Zazai's 162

Afghanistan seal series against Ireland following Hazratullah Zazai's 162

In response, Ireland ended with 194 for 6 with skipper Paul Stirling (91 off 50) being with the top-scorer. Star spinner Rashid Khan ended with four wickets, conceding 25 runs in four overs.

Feb 23, 2019, 23:12 PM IST
Afghanistan scripts history in 2nd T20I against Ireland, post record total of 278

Afghanistan scripts history in 2nd T20I against Ireland, post record total of 278

Zazai and Ghani stitched a partnership of 236 runs, shattering the previous record partnership of 223 runs set by Australians Aaron Finch and Darcy Short. 

Feb 23, 2019, 21:17 PM IST
Who said what: Laxman, Sangakkara hail Sri Lanka's historic series win in South Africa

Who said what: Laxman, Sangakkara hail Sri Lanka's historic series win in South Africa

Oshado Fernando and Kusal stitched a vital partnership to help propel the tourists to an eight-wicket win in the second and final match of the Test series. 

Feb 23, 2019, 20:47 PM IST
Virat Kohli 12 short of becoming first batsman to score 500 T20I runs against Australia

Virat Kohli 12 short of becoming first batsman to score 500 T20I runs against Australia

Kohli was recently rested for the last two ODIs and three-match T20I series against New Zealand as a part of the Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) workload management.

Feb 23, 2019, 17:55 PM IST
Cricket Association of Bengal will take a call on removing Imran Khan's portraits soon: Sourav Ganguly

Cricket Association of Bengal will take a call on removing Imran Khan's portraits soon: Sourav Ganguly

The prestigious Cricket Club of India (CCI) had recently decided to cover a portrait of the Pakistan PM in the aftermath of Pulwama terror attack in which 40 personnel of the Central Reserve Police

Feb 23, 2019, 16:50 PM IST
Jasprit Bumrah 2 short of becoming second Indian to pick 50 T20I wickets

Jasprit Bumrah 2 short of becoming second Indian to pick 50 T20I wickets

Bumrah has picked 48 wickets in 40 matches at an economy rate of 6.77 and strike rate of 18.1, so far in his T20I career. 

Feb 23, 2019, 16:25 PM IST
I am in a good place now : Fit-again Robin Uthappa

I am in a good place now : Fit-again Robin Uthappa

Uthappa had an ankle surgery that had kept him out of action for four months.   

Feb 23, 2019, 16:00 PM IST
More ODIs ahead of ICC World Cup would have been ideal, feels Virat Kohli

More ODIs ahead of ICC World Cup would have been ideal, feels Virat Kohli

India are playing two T20 Internationals and five ODIs against Australia in what will be their last international assignment before the World Cup.

Feb 23, 2019, 15:38 PM IST
India, Australia look to put finishing touch with 2019 World Cup in mind

India, Australia look to put finishing touch with 2019 World Cup in mind

India will head into the series against Australia on the back of a 4-1 win in the five-match ODI series and a narrow 1-2 defeat in the three T20Is against New Zealand. 

Feb 23, 2019, 14:14 PM IST
Will abide by BCCI, govt's decision on India-Pakistan World Cup clash: Virat Kohli

Will abide by BCCI, govt's decision on India-Pakistan World Cup clash: Virat Kohli

Earlier, former Indian opener Kapil Dev had also stated that it is better to leave it to the Union Government to decide whether the country should play against its arch-rivals Pakistan in the

Feb 23, 2019, 12:28 PM IST
Alex Carey reveals why Australia will have edge over India in T20I series

Alex Carey reveals why Australia will have edge over India in T20I series

Australia will head into the T20I series against India from February 24 at ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam. 

Feb 23, 2019, 11:55 AM IST
Leave it to govt to decide on India-Pakistan World Cup match: Kapil Dev

Leave it to govt to decide on India-Pakistan World Cup match: Kapil Dev

India are slated to take on Pakistan in the ICC World Cup on June 16 at Old Trafford Cricket Ground.

Feb 23, 2019, 09:17 AM IST
 Impressive West Indies fight back to level ODI series with England

Impressive West Indies fight back to level ODI series with England

Chris Gayle, who scored a century in the opening match of the series won by England, had laid the foundation with a solid 50 from 63 balls.

Feb 23, 2019, 07:07 AM IST
Ishan Kishan scripts history, becomes first Indian wicketkeeper-captain to score century in T20 format

Ishan Kishan scripts history, becomes first Indian wicketkeeper-captain to score century in T20 format

Kishan smashed an unbeaten 100 off 55 deliveries in an innings comprising of eight boundaries and seven sixes as Jharkhand recorded a comfortable nine-wicket win. 

Feb 22, 2019, 22:28 PM IST
We should have nothing to do with Pakistan: BJP leader Sambit Patra

We should have nothing to do with Pakistan: BJP leader Sambit Patra

In a meeting to address the spiralling speculation around the match, the CoA deliberated on the matter but did not take any position for now.

Feb 22, 2019, 19:56 PM IST
Sunil Gavaskar terms beating Pakistan in World Cup as best revenge for Pulwama attack

Sunil Gavaskar terms beating Pakistan in World Cup as best revenge for Pulwama attack

Several ex-players and former Board of Control for India (BCCI) officials had called for a boycott of the first round World Cup match against Pakistan on June 16 after nationwide outrage following

Feb 22, 2019, 19:48 PM IST
BCCI urges ICC to sever ties with Pakistan in the wake of Pulwama attack

BCCI urges ICC to sever ties with Pakistan in the wake of Pulwama attack

The BCCI has urged the ECB and ICC to ensure that the most robust security was made available to the players, officials and fans of Indian cricket for the forthcoming World Cup

Feb 22, 2019, 17:36 PM IST
Ekta Bisht's 4-wicket haul helps India women register 66-run win over England in 1st ODI

Ekta Bisht's 4-wicket haul helps India women register 66-run win over England in 1st ODI

Bisht returned with impressive figures of four for 25 to help India women defend a modest a 203-run target by bundling out England women for a paltry 136 in 41 overs. 

Feb 22, 2019, 17:13 PM IST
Would personally hate to give Pakistan two points, help them in World Cup: Sachin Tendulkar

Would personally hate to give Pakistan two points, help them in World Cup: Sachin Tendulkar

Tendulkar endorsed Sunil Gavaskar's view that India would be better off beating Pakistan in the World Cup than forfeiting the June 16 tie in the wake of the Pulwama terror attack that killed more

Feb 22, 2019, 17:08 PM IST
No IPL ceremony, funds to be allocated to families of Pulwama martyrs: CoA chief Vinod Rai

No IPL ceremony, funds to be allocated to families of Pulwama martyrs: CoA chief Vinod Rai

The Pulwama terror attack termed as the deadliest ever attack on security forces in Kashmir, was executed by a suicide bomber of Pakistan-backed Jaish-e-Mohammad who targetted the convoy carrying

Feb 22, 2019, 16:44 PM IST