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'As if it's a BCCI thing': Alastair Cook questions Virat Kohli's assessment of Motera pitch

'As if it's a BCCI thing': Alastair Cook questions Virat Kohli's assessment of Motera pitch

Questioning Kohli's assessment, the former England cricketer in an interaction with Channel 4 said, "Virat Kohli came out and defended the wicket almost as if it's a BCCI thing -- it cannot possibly

Feb 27, 2021, 12:32 PM IST
Mohammed Shami's younger brother Kaif makes Vijay Hazare Trophy debut against J&K

Mohammed Shami's younger brother Kaif makes Vijay Hazare Trophy debut against J&K

Mohammed Shami's younger brother Mohammed Kaif made his Vijay Hazare Trophy debut for Bengal on Saturday. The bowling all-rounder was included in the playing XI for Bengal's ongoing contest against

Feb 27, 2021, 11:46 AM IST
Chris Gayle, Fidel Edwards return to West Indies squad for upcoming T20Is vs Sri Lanka

Chris Gayle, Fidel Edwards return to West Indies squad for upcoming T20Is vs Sri Lanka

Meanwhile, West Indies Test captain Jason Holder has also been roped in for the limited-over contest against Sri Lanka after his impressive outing with Sunrisers Hyderabad in the previous edition of

Feb 27, 2021, 11:07 AM IST
IND vs ENG: More India is allowed to get away, more toothless ICC will look, feels Michael Vaughan

IND vs ENG: More India is allowed to get away, more toothless ICC will look, feels Michael Vaughan

England on Thursday suffered an embarrassing 10-wicket defeat in the third Test against India on a spin-friendly Motera track to go down 1-2 in the four-match series. The match ended inside two days

Feb 27, 2021, 10:02 AM IST
Vijay Hazare Trophy: Devdutt Padikkal slams consecutive ton, Krunal Pandya's unbeaten 133 help Baroda maintain winning streak

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Devdutt Padikkal slams consecutive ton, Krunal Pandya's unbeaten 133 help Baroda maintain winning streak

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Skipper Krunal Pandya's unbeaten 133 formed the cornerstone of Baroda's 13-run win over Chhattisgarh in an Elite Group A game of the Vijay Hazare Trophy in Surat on Friday, even

Feb 27, 2021, 00:04 AM IST
Female cricketer Alexandra Hartley trolls England after pink-ball Test defeat, Rory Burns hits back

Female cricketer Alexandra Hartley trolls England after pink-ball Test defeat, Rory Burns hits back

On a pitch, which heavily assisted the spinners, the Indian spin pair of Axar Patel and R Ashwin combined to pick 18 wickets and bundled out England for paltry 112 and 81 respectively. England

Feb 26, 2021, 23:08 PM IST
From 37-ball 100 to decoding Mendis mystery, Yusuf Pathan's best IPL knocks

From 37-ball 100 to decoding Mendis mystery, Yusuf Pathan's best IPL knocks

Over the years, Yusuf Pathan's role shifted from being an opener to more of a finisher considering his hard-hitting abilities, something which was also acknowledged by his younger brother Irfan on

Feb 26, 2021, 20:56 PM IST
Cricket a very small thing and life of our soldiers more important: Gautam Gambhir on ties with Pakistan

Cricket a very small thing and life of our soldiers more important: Gautam Gambhir on ties with Pakistan

When asked about the sporting ties with the neighboring country, Gautam Gambhir reiterated that the "life of our soldiers is more important" and said: "Cricket is a very small thing and the life of

Feb 26, 2021, 19:22 PM IST
Road Safety World Series T20: Full squad, complete fixture and other details

Road Safety World Series T20: Full squad, complete fixture and other details

Road Safety World Series T20: Australia Legends pulled out from the tournament because of the team's inability to travel due to strict Covid-19 restrictions Down Under. England and Bangladesh Legends

Feb 26, 2021, 18:38 PM IST
Yusuf Pathan retires: Irfan leaves heart-warming message for brother, find out

Yusuf Pathan retires: Irfan leaves heart-warming message for brother, find out

In the only T20I match during India’s tour to Sri Lanka back in 2008-09, the Pathan brothers combined to play a magnificient knock, helping their side tumble the opposition. With 57 required in 29

Feb 26, 2021, 17:39 PM IST
Yusuf Pathan announces retirement from all forms of cricket

Yusuf Pathan announces retirement from all forms of cricket

Yusuf Pathan made his international debut against Pakistan in the finale of the inaugural edition of the T20I World Cup in 2007 and went on to be a regular face in the shortest format of the game.

Feb 26, 2021, 16:41 PM IST
IPL 2021: BCCI looking at multiple cities to host season 14

IPL 2021: BCCI looking at multiple cities to host season 14

Some of the cities that have been discussed are Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai and Hyderabad among others.While the tournament is still some time away, franchises too are open to the idea of having the

Feb 26, 2021, 15:58 PM IST
Vinay Kumar announces retirement from all forms of cricket

Vinay Kumar announces retirement from all forms of cricket

Vinay Kumar represented India in one Test, 31 ODIs, and nine T20Is, and has 49 wickets under his name in all the formats combined. The bowler also reprsented Kolkata Knight Riders, Kochi Tuskers

Feb 26, 2021, 15:41 PM IST
Pakistan’s Umar Akmal returns to cricket after CAS reduces ban to 12 months

Pakistan’s Umar Akmal returns to cricket after CAS reduces ban to 12 months

The CAS announced its decision in a consolidated order on the appeals filed by Umar and the Pakistan Cricket Board. Umar was initially suspended from all cricket activities on February 20 last year

Feb 26, 2021, 14:42 PM IST
India vs England: Virat Kohli passes compliment to Axar Patel in Gujarati style, watch

India vs England: Virat Kohli passes compliment to Axar Patel in Gujarati style, watch

After the game was over, in a video posted by BCCI, Indian captain Kohli had more words of praise for the left-arm spinner. Kohli interrupted Axar and Hardik Pandya during a interview and shouted, “

Feb 26, 2021, 13:22 PM IST
India vs England: Virat Kohli surpasses MS Dhoni to set this NEW record

India vs England: Virat Kohli surpasses MS Dhoni to set this NEW record

The 32-year-old Virat Kohli already is India’s most successful Test captain with 35 wins under his belt. Sourav Ganguly and Mohammed Azharuddin have 21 and 14 victories to their credit as captains of

Feb 26, 2021, 10:01 AM IST
Chris Gayle reveals the story behind 333 in emotional video, Watch

Chris Gayle reveals the story behind 333 in emotional video, Watch

In the video, Gayle informed his fans that after making his debut for the West Indies, the swashbuckling opener underwent a surgery to repair a hole in his heart on the 2005 tour of Australia. Around

Feb 26, 2021, 09:02 AM IST
India vs England 3rd Test: Will India be docked 3 points, Joe Root says ICC should decide

India vs England 3rd Test: Will India be docked 3 points, Joe Root says ICC should decide

The International Cricket Council (ICC) rules say that if a pitch is rated poor then the home team would be docked three points. The rules further add the conditions that make the pitch poor and one

Feb 26, 2021, 07:19 AM IST
World Test Championships: India zoom to top of table, find out what they need to reach final

World Test Championships: India zoom to top of table, find out what they need to reach final

India now just need to ensure that they don’t lose the final Test, which will also be played in Ahmedabad starting March 4, because a win or a draw against England will be enough to reach the WTC 

Feb 26, 2021, 06:50 AM IST
'Not sure if that's good for Test cricket': Former cricketers slam Motera pitch

'Not sure if that's good for Test cricket': Former cricketers slam Motera pitch

Former Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh took to Twitter to express his disappointment and claimed that spin legends like Harbhajan Singh and Anil Kumble would have scalped over 800 wickets if such

Feb 26, 2021, 00:01 AM IST