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IPL 2019: Inconsistent KXIP eye revival against rejuvenated RR

IPL 2019: Inconsistent KXIP eye revival against rejuvenated RR

The R Ashwin led Kings XI slipped to number fifth spot after suffering back-to-back losses against Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore respectively. 

Apr 16, 2019, 15:20 PM IST
Bangladesh name World Cup squad, Shakib returns after injury

Bangladesh name World Cup squad, Shakib returns after injury

Chief selectors Minhajul Abedin and Habibul Bashar announced the name of players who are included in the team for the mega event.

Apr 16, 2019, 14:10 PM IST
Khaleel Ahmed, Deepak Chahar among 4 pacers to assist India in World Cup preparation

Khaleel Ahmed, Deepak Chahar among 4 pacers to assist India in World Cup preparation

The names of Saini and Khaleel came up during the meeting of selectors on Monday when they were brainstorming to finalise the 15-man India squad for the marquee event.

Apr 16, 2019, 08:53 AM IST
India squad for 2019 World Cup: Know your favourite stars

India squad for 2019 World Cup: Know your favourite stars

Virat Kohli will be leading the Indian squad at the World Cup. 

Apr 16, 2019, 08:23 AM IST
Dream come true, says Vijay Shankar after 2019 ICC World Cup selection

Dream come true, says Vijay Shankar after 2019 ICC World Cup selection

Vijay Shankar is expected to be used as a floater in the batting order, especially at number 4.

Apr 16, 2019, 00:43 AM IST
IPL 2019: Hardik Pandya's cameo guides Mumbai to 5-wicket win over Bangalore

IPL 2019: Hardik Pandya's cameo guides Mumbai to 5-wicket win over Bangalore

Chasing a competitive 172 for victory, Rohit Sharma (28 off 19) and Quinton de Kock gave a perfect start to Mumbai`s innings, taking them to 52 for no loss in the initial five overs.

Apr 16, 2019, 00:22 AM IST
IPL 2019, Bangalore vs Mumbai Highlights: As it happened

IPL 2019, Bangalore vs Mumbai Highlights: As it happened

After sealing their maiden win of the 2019 IPL, Bangalore will look to continue their momentum when they take on Mumbai at Wankhede Stadium on Monday

Apr 15, 2019, 19:26 PM IST
India's 2019 World Cup squad and their profiles

India's 2019 World Cup squad and their profiles

India will kickstart their ICC World Cup campaign against South Africa on June 5.

Apr 15, 2019, 19:17 PM IST
Why Rishabh Pant lost out to Dinesh Karthik for a spot in India's World Cup 2019 squad

Why Rishabh Pant lost out to Dinesh Karthik for a spot in India's World Cup 2019 squad

While Pant's exclusion from the national squad came as a surprise to many, chief selector MSK Prasad cleared that the 21-year-old was quite close to selection but missed out on wicketkeeping skills.

Apr 15, 2019, 17:21 PM IST
Steve Smith, David Warner likely to miss final stages of IPL 2019

Steve Smith, David Warner likely to miss final stages of IPL 2019

Steve Smith and David Warner were recalled to the national team after Australia named their 15-member squad for World Cup beginning May 30 in England and Wales.

Apr 15, 2019, 16:23 PM IST
IPL 2019: After maiden win, RCB look to spoil Mumbai's party

IPL 2019: After maiden win, RCB look to spoil Mumbai's party

Fifties from skipper Virat Kohli and ever-reliable Ab de Villiers helped RCB register their maiden win of the season against Punjab on Saturday night.

Apr 15, 2019, 16:10 PM IST
Dinesh Karthik, Vijay Shankar named in India's 2019 ICC World Cup squad; Virat Kohli captain, Rohit Sharma deputy skipper

Dinesh Karthik, Vijay Shankar named in India's 2019 ICC World Cup squad; Virat Kohli captain, Rohit Sharma deputy skipper

India will kickstart their campaign at the mega event against South Africa on June 5.

Apr 15, 2019, 15:23 PM IST
Selectors to name 15-man World Cup squad on Monday, all eyes on No 4  slot

Selectors to name 15-man World Cup squad on Monday, all eyes on No 4 slot

All five selectors will be present during the meeting, which will also be attended by coach Ravi Shastri, captain Virat Kohli and interim secretary of BCCI Amitabh Chaudhary.

Apr 15, 2019, 14:37 PM IST
Team India’s selection dilemma for World Cup continues with 1 slot and 3 combinations

Team India’s selection dilemma for World Cup continues with 1 slot and 3 combinations

The selectors will meet in Mumbai on Monday to brainstorm over the selection of second wicketkeeper, the player for number four slot and the need for an additional pacer.

Apr 15, 2019, 11:13 AM IST
Warner, Smith named in Australia's 15-man World Cup squad, Handscomb misses the cut

Warner, Smith named in Australia's 15-man World Cup squad, Handscomb misses the cut

Usman Khawaja and Shaun Marsh have been included in the squad, which is a reward for their good form in the recent games.

Apr 15, 2019, 07:26 AM IST
Kagiso Rabada leads clinical bowling display as Delhi Capitals beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by 39 runs

Kagiso Rabada leads clinical bowling display as Delhi Capitals beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by 39 runs

With the win, the Delhi Capitals jumped to the second spot with 10 points from eight matches while the Sunrisers are at the sixth spot after their third consecutive loss.

Apr 15, 2019, 00:26 AM IST
With five games in 9 days, our boys are tired: Jacques Kallis

With five games in 9 days, our boys are tired: Jacques Kallis

KKR slumped to their third straight defeat after losing to CSK by five wickets in a home game on Sunday.

Apr 15, 2019, 00:13 AM IST
IPL 2019: Suresh Raina, Imran Tahir guide Chennai to 5-wicket win over Kolkata

IPL 2019: Suresh Raina, Imran Tahir guide Chennai to 5-wicket win over Kolkata

After Tahir's career-best 4 for 27 restricted KKR to 161 for 8, CSK coasted to the target in 19.4 overs as Raina anchored the chase with an unbeaten 58 off 42 balls with seven fours and a six.

Apr 14, 2019, 20:21 PM IST
IPL 2019, Hyderabad vs Delhi: How the action unfolded

IPL 2019, Hyderabad vs Delhi: How the action unfolded

Team Delhi defeated Hyderabad by 39 runs in the 30th match of the twelfth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad on Sunday.

Apr 14, 2019, 18:52 PM IST
Batting with AB de Villiers makes job easier: Marcus Stoinis

Batting with AB de Villiers makes job easier: Marcus Stoinis

Stoinis remained unbeaten on 28, ensuring an eight-wicket win against KXIP, RCB's maiden victory of the season.

Apr 14, 2019, 15:53 PM IST