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'Let’s make it 3-1 guys': Cricket fraternity celebrate India's emphatic win against England in Motera

'Let’s make it 3-1 guys': Cricket fraternity celebrate India's emphatic win against England in Motera

Meanwhile, India also knocked England out of contention from the ICC World Test Championship (WTC) final in June with their 10-wicket triumph, which propelled Virat Kohli and his men to the top of

Feb 25, 2021, 21:38 PM IST
IND vs ENG: Ashwin, Axar lead England's carnage as India script massive 10-wicket win in pink-ball Test

IND vs ENG: Ashwin, Axar lead England's carnage as India script massive 10-wicket win in pink-ball Test

Chasing a paltry 49, India opener Rohit Sharma finished the contest in style as he smashed opposition skipper Joe Root for a massive six towards the mid-wicket region. With this victory India have

Feb 25, 2021, 20:46 PM IST
IND vs ENG: R Ashwin creates history, becomes fastest Indian to reach 400 Test scalps

IND vs ENG: R Ashwin creates history, becomes fastest Indian to reach 400 Test scalps

In the second Test at Chepauk, R Ashwin pipped Harbhajan Singh to become the second most prolific spinner for India at home. He now has 273 victims at home in the traditional format of the game in

Feb 25, 2021, 19:14 PM IST
Virender Sehwag has a new title for Rishabh Pant, find out

Virender Sehwag has a new title for Rishabh Pant, find out

Former India cricketer Virender Sehwag shared a video involving the 23-year-old, in which wicketkeeper Rishabh Pant can be seen making funny noises in order to confuse England batsman Jack Leach and

Feb 25, 2021, 17:08 PM IST
India vs England 3rd Test: Team India, pink ball and 5/8

India vs England 3rd Test: Team India, pink ball and 5/8

In two innings against the pink ball, India have now managed to tally 181 for the loss of 19 wickets with one batsman – Mohammed Shami – out injured. Apart from the pink ball, there was another thing

Feb 25, 2021, 16:50 PM IST
India vs England 3rd Test: This is not a 5-day pitch, blasts Michael Vaughan

India vs England 3rd Test: This is not a 5-day pitch, blasts Michael Vaughan

A little over an hour into the second day’s play and already 2 innings are over and 19 wickets have fallen. England skipper Joe Root, who is nothing more than a part-time off-spinner, has picked up 4

Feb 25, 2021, 16:04 PM IST
ICC World Cup: 541 games to be livestreamed across three tournaments

ICC World Cup: 541 games to be livestreamed across three tournaments

The live streaming deal, which is up until April 2023, will enable fans to watch all qualifying matches to three World Cups: men’s T20 World Cup 2022, men’s World Cup 2023 and women’s T20 World Cup

Feb 25, 2021, 15:38 PM IST
Prithvi Shaw smashes whirlwind double century in Vijay Hazare Trophy

Prithvi Shaw smashes whirlwind double century in Vijay Hazare Trophy

Shaw went on to score 227 not out in Mumbai's total of 457/4 in 50 overs -- becoming the highest individual scorer in Vijay Hazare Trophy, surpassing Sanju Samson who had scored 212 against Goa in

Feb 25, 2021, 12:38 PM IST
India vs England 3rd Test: COVID-19 bio-bubble scare as Virat Kohli fan runs on to field

India vs England 3rd Test: COVID-19 bio-bubble scare as Virat Kohli fan runs on to field

Skipper Virat Kohli was batting when he spotted the young man and managed to protect himself from coming in contact with him at the Narendra Modi Stadium. The breach would have been a disaster in 

Feb 25, 2021, 12:24 PM IST
NZ vs Australia 2nd T20: Delhi Capitals’ Marcus Stoinis blasts off, RCB’s Maxwell and Jamieson flop

NZ vs Australia 2nd T20: Delhi Capitals’ Marcus Stoinis blasts off, RCB’s Maxwell and Jamieson flop

NZ rode on opener Martin Guptill’s record-breaking 97 to help the Black Caps post 219/7 and looked to have the game in their keeping before Marcus Stoinis and Daniel Sams launched a blistering

Feb 25, 2021, 11:27 AM IST
NZ vs Australia 2nd T20: Martin Guptill smashes Rohit Sharma’s six-hitting record

NZ vs Australia 2nd T20: Martin Guptill smashes Rohit Sharma’s six-hitting record

The eight sixes hit by Guptill means his current tally of sixes in T20 internationals stands at 132 in 96 T20s – five ahead of Rohit Sharma who has 127 to his name in 108 games. England limited-overs

Feb 25, 2021, 09:52 AM IST
India vs England 3rd Test: Joe Root’s side complain about umpire for THIS reason

India vs England 3rd Test: Joe Root’s side complain about umpire for THIS reason

Indian opener Shubman Gill was caught off Stuart Broad in the slips by Ben Stokes, but the third umpire decided that the all-rounder had grassed the catch. In another incident, a quick stumping by

Feb 25, 2021, 09:32 AM IST
IND vs ENG: Plan was to bowl wicket to wicket, says Axar Patel after his exploits in Motera

IND vs ENG: Plan was to bowl wicket to wicket, says Axar Patel after his exploits in Motera

Axar Patel and senior off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin exploited the turning Motera pitch at the newly-inaugurated Narendra Modi stadium to the full to bundle out England for 112 in their first

Feb 24, 2021, 23:43 PM IST
IND vs ENG: Axar Patel bulldozes England to hand hosts early control in pink-ball affair

IND vs ENG: Axar Patel bulldozes England to hand hosts early control in pink-ball affair

Axar Patel, who was introduced in the sixth over of the day, didn't take much time to leave an impact in the game as he removed Jonny Bairstow in his first delivery of the match. The spinner found

Feb 24, 2021, 23:14 PM IST
IND vs ENG: Ben Stokes accidentally applies saliva on ball, left with a warning

IND vs ENG: Ben Stokes accidentally applies saliva on ball, left with a warning

The ICC's Covid-19 regulations states that a team can be warned twice for using saliva per innings, and further use of it will result in a 5-run penalty to the batting side. Whenever saliva is

Feb 24, 2021, 22:26 PM IST
Only Motera stadium renamed after PM Narendra Modi, complex still has Sardar Patel's name: Centre after criticism

Only Motera stadium renamed after PM Narendra Modi, complex still has Sardar Patel's name: Centre after criticism

Union Minister Prakash Javadekar slammed the critics and taking an indirect dig at the Gandhi siblings. "The name of the Sports Complex is Sardar Patel Sports Enclave. Only the name of the Cricket

Feb 24, 2021, 20:47 PM IST
IND vs ENG: England surrender in front of Axar Patel

IND vs ENG: England surrender in front of Axar Patel

Axar Patel's feat on Wednesday also saw him become the second spinner to return with the best figures in day-night Tests. He picked the wickets of Ben Stokes, Jonny Bairstow, Zak Crawley, Ben Foakes

Feb 24, 2021, 19:11 PM IST
This day that year: Sachin Tendulkar becomes first man to complete double ton in ODIs

This day that year: Sachin Tendulkar becomes first man to complete double ton in ODIs

Since Sachin Tendulkar's double-century, five more batsmen have breached the 200-run mark in the 50-over-format, with current India opener Rohit Sharma accomplishing the feat on three different

Feb 24, 2021, 17:17 PM IST
Vijay Hazare Trophy: Devdutt Padikkal warms up for IPL 2021 with massive score

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Devdutt Padikkal warms up for IPL 2021 with massive score

It was young Padikkal’s third List A century in his 16th game. The opener’s 140-ball knock featured five sixes and 14 fours to help Karnataka post 329/5 after batting first. Off his last 21 balls, 

Feb 24, 2021, 15:58 PM IST
India vs England 3rd Test: Motera Stadium is now Narendra Modi Stadium

India vs England 3rd Test: Motera Stadium is now Narendra Modi Stadium

Narendra Modi Stadium will host the third Test between India and England starting at 230 pm on Wednesday. In addition to that, the third will also be a Pink-ball or Day/Night Test – only the second

Feb 24, 2021, 13:28 PM IST