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Rohit Sharma ICC ODI Player of 2019, Virat Kohli wins Spirit of Cricket award, Deepak Chahar T20I Performance of Year

Rohit Sharma ICC ODI Player of 2019, Virat Kohli wins Spirit of Cricket award, Deepak Chahar T20I Performance of Year

Buoyed by the ICC ODI Player of 2019 award, Rohit Sharma averred that he was confident of carrying his superlative form in 2020 too. Virat Kohli had appealed to the crowd to stop booing Steve Smith,

Jan 15, 2020, 13:01 PM IST
1st ODI: David Warner, Aaron Finch hit tons as Australia thrash India by 10 wickets

1st ODI: David Warner, Aaron Finch hit tons as Australia thrash India by 10 wickets

India, who are now trailing by 0-1 in the series, will lock horns with Australia in the second ODI on Friday at Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Gujarat. 

Jan 14, 2020, 21:07 PM IST
Suranga Lakmal recalled in Sri Lanka squad for Zimbabwe Tests

Suranga Lakmal recalled in Sri Lanka squad for Zimbabwe Tests

Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe will play the two Tests from January 19 and January 27 at the Harare Sports Club.

Jan 14, 2020, 19:33 PM IST
Tim Paine opens up on hilarious Rishabh Pant sledge

Tim Paine opens up on hilarious Rishabh Pant sledge

Among Paine's many jibes at his younger colleague was the one in which he asked if Pant could babysit for him and his wife after the series is done.

Jan 14, 2020, 18:35 PM IST
Dane van Niekerk to lead South Africa squad in ICC Women's T20I World Cup

Dane van Niekerk to lead South Africa squad in ICC Women's T20I World Cup

South Africa will kick off their campaign at the marquee event against England in Perth on February 23.

Jan 14, 2020, 16:17 PM IST
Jofra Archer's racial abuser banned from New Zealand venues for 2 years

Jofra Archer's racial abuser banned from New Zealand venues for 2 years

Archer was the target of racial abuse on the final day of the first Test between England and New Zealand at the Bay Oval in November.

Jan 14, 2020, 14:49 PM IST
Tim Paine's wife gets 1 million Indian followers on Instagram after she posts Rishabh Pant 'babysitter' photo

Tim Paine's wife gets 1 million Indian followers on Instagram after she posts Rishabh Pant 'babysitter' photo

Indian wicket-keeper Rishabh Pant's photo with Tim Paine's kids and wife got viral on social media as the Australia Test captain's wife captioned the post 'Best babysitter'. Pant and Paine have been

Jan 14, 2020, 14:11 PM IST
Legendary leg-spinner Shane Warne wants India to play five-Test in Australia

Legendary leg-spinner Shane Warne wants India to play five-Test in Australia

In his post, Shane Warne said scheduling is not an excuse and hopes that Cricket Australia (CA) and the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) will make it happen. He also tagged India skipper

Jan 14, 2020, 13:23 PM IST
Wankhede ODI: Virat Kohli in line to overtake Rahul Dravid's record on catches

Wankhede ODI: Virat Kohli in line to overtake Rahul Dravid's record on catches

Kohli and Dravid are currently tied at 124 catches.

Jan 14, 2020, 13:19 PM IST
Virat Kohli great but watching Rohit Sharma bat satisfying, says former Pakistan batsman Zaheer Abbas

Virat Kohli great but watching Rohit Sharma bat satisfying, says former Pakistan batsman Zaheer Abbas

The former Pakistan Test captain feels that the domination India under Virat Kohli's captaincy currently enjoy in all formats of the game is due to several factors.

Jan 14, 2020, 12:53 PM IST
India vs Australia: Head-to-Head records in ODIs

India vs Australia: Head-to-Head records in ODIs

The Virat Kohli-led Indian team will look to take revenge of their ODI series defeat at the hands of Australia when they head into the opening game of the three-match series against the Aaron Finch-

Jan 13, 2020, 18:05 PM IST
Wankhede ODI: Revenge in sight as India take on Australia in series opener

Wankhede ODI: Revenge in sight as India take on Australia in series opener

The last time Australia played an ODI series against India in the sub-continent; they came from 0-2 behind and went on to win the five-match series 3-2.

Jan 13, 2020, 16:24 PM IST
India open to play pink-ball Test against Australia, says Virat Kohli

India open to play pink-ball Test against Australia, says Virat Kohli

In November 2019, India became the ninth country in the world to play Day-Night Test when they battled it out in the second match against Bangladesh under-lights with a pink ball at Eden Gardens in

Jan 13, 2020, 16:06 PM IST
Bangladesh gets government clearance only for T20I series in Pakistan

Bangladesh gets government clearance only for T20I series in Pakistan

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has remained firm on their stance of sending their national side to Pakistan only for the three-match Twenty20 International series and not for a bilateral Test

Jan 13, 2020, 14:30 PM IST
Challenge for India to break through Australia's consistent batting line-up: Virat Kohli

Challenge for India to break through Australia's consistent batting line-up: Virat Kohli

India are now heading into the Australia series on the back of 2-0 T20I series win against Sri Lanka. 

Jan 13, 2020, 13:57 PM IST
Four Australian music stars to open 2020 Women's T20 World Cup celebration

Four Australian music stars to open 2020 Women's T20 World Cup celebration

Tickets for all matches are on sale at the official website of the World Cup, starting at $5 for children and $20 for adults.

Jan 13, 2020, 12:56 PM IST
Dwayne Bravo recalled in West Indies T20I squad for Ireland series

Dwayne Bravo recalled in West Indies T20I squad for Ireland series

The three-match T20I series between Ireland and West Indies will begin at Grenada National Stadium on Wednesday. 

Jan 13, 2020, 11:11 AM IST
India announces T20I squad for NZ series, Sanju Samson dropped

India announces T20I squad for NZ series, Sanju Samson dropped

India is set to play 5 T20Is and will be led by Virat Kohli. The tour starts from January 24. 

Jan 12, 2020, 23:14 PM IST
Jasprit Bumrah, Mayank Agarwal, Shivam Dube honoured at BCCI Annual Awards

Jasprit Bumrah, Mayank Agarwal, Shivam Dube honoured at BCCI Annual Awards

Jasprit Bumrah also clinched the Polly Umrigar award for the best international cricketer. Agarwal bagged the best international debut men player while Dube received the Lala Amarnath award for the

Jan 12, 2020, 22:31 PM IST
Joe Root skips training due to stomach bug

Joe Root skips training due to stomach bug

England captain Joe Root has picked up a stomach bug and missed practice on Sunday for the third Test against South Africa.

Jan 12, 2020, 18:09 PM IST