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World Cup selection dilemma: 1 slot and 3 possible combinations

World Cup selection dilemma: 1 slot and 3 possible combinations

At the end of the home series against Australia, skipper Virat Kohli had indicated that only one slot was up for grabs, as the core had been set for the past one year.

Apr 14, 2019, 15:38 PM IST
IPL 2019, Chennai vs Kolkata: How the action unfolded

IPL 2019, Chennai vs Kolkata: How the action unfolded

Opting to bowl first, Imran Tahir finished with brilliant figures of four for 27 while Shardul Thakur bagged two wickets to help Chennai restrict Kolkata to a score of 161/8 in their stipulated 20

Apr 14, 2019, 15:23 PM IST
We were 15-20 runs short: Kings XI Punjab bowling coach Ryan Harris

We were 15-20 runs short: Kings XI Punjab bowling coach Ryan Harris

The hosts lost despite an unbeaten 99 from Chris Gayle, who anchored the innings after his side lost a flurry of wickets in the middle overs, taking his side to 173 for four.

Apr 14, 2019, 15:02 PM IST
IPL 2019: Focus on Shikhar Dhawan as Delhi look to continue winning run against Hyderabad

IPL 2019: Focus on Shikhar Dhawan as Delhi look to continue winning run against Hyderabad

Shikhar Dhawan will be keen to build on to his new found form ahead of the World Cup and also help Delhi Capitals continue their winning run in the IPL in their match against Sunrisers Hyderabad

Apr 14, 2019, 14:46 PM IST
Despite so many setbacks, we had the desire: Virat Kohli after RCB's maiden win in IPL 2019

Despite so many setbacks, we had the desire: Virat Kohli after RCB's maiden win in IPL 2019

Kohli (67) in the company of AB de Villiers (59 not out) shared an 85-run stand to help Bangalore chase down the target of 174 runs against Punjab with four balls to spare and eight wickets in hand.

Apr 14, 2019, 12:59 PM IST
IPL 2019: Spinner Jagadeesha Suchith replaces injured Harshal Patel in Delhi squad

IPL 2019: Spinner Jagadeesha Suchith replaces injured Harshal Patel in Delhi squad

Suchith is a left-arm spinner from Karnataka and had represented Mumbai in previous editions of the Indian T20 league.

Apr 14, 2019, 12:23 PM IST
IPL 2019: Bangalore captain Virat Kohli fined Rs 12 lakh for slow over-rate

IPL 2019: Bangalore captain Virat Kohli fined Rs 12 lakh for slow over-rate

Kohli's team, which is languishing down to the eighth spot in the IPL standings, will next lock horns with third-placed Mumbai at Wankhede Stadium on Monday. 

Apr 14, 2019, 11:41 AM IST
CSK take on KKR at Eden Gardens amid Dhoni rant backdrop

CSK take on KKR at Eden Gardens amid Dhoni rant backdrop

KKR have lost two games in a row now, and there are chinks in the armour which skipper Dinesh Karthik needs to fix as soon as possible.

Apr 14, 2019, 10:58 AM IST
Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers guide Royal Challengers Bangalore to eight-wicket win over Kings XI Punjab

Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers guide Royal Challengers Bangalore to eight-wicket win over Kings XI Punjab

Kohli (67) in the company of AB de Villiers (59 not out) scripted a superb run chase, sharing an 85-run stand to lay the foundation.

Apr 14, 2019, 00:04 AM IST
MS Dhoni was let off easily, should have been banned for 2-3 games: Virender Sehwag

MS Dhoni was let off easily, should have been banned for 2-3 games: Virender Sehwag

Dhoni was docked only 50 per cent of his match fees for entering the field of play to confront Gandhe for backtracking on a waist-high no-ball.

Apr 13, 2019, 21:53 PM IST
Chennai's Harbhajan Singh set to miss Kolkata game due to stiff neck

Chennai's Harbhajan Singh set to miss Kolkata game due to stiff neck

Harbhajan has been in brilliant form in the current edition getting seven wickets from four games, including two man-of-the-match awards.

Apr 13, 2019, 20:34 PM IST
IPL 2019: Jos Buttler, Shreyas Gopal guide Rajasthan to 4-wicket victory over Mumbai

IPL 2019: Jos Buttler, Shreyas Gopal guide Rajasthan to 4-wicket victory over Mumbai

This was Royals' second victory of the season in seven games after losing a last-ball thriller to CSK less than 48 hours back.

Apr 13, 2019, 20:19 PM IST
Ben Stokes backs 'naturally gifted' Jofra Archer to make England World Cup squad

Ben Stokes backs 'naturally gifted' Jofra Archer to make England World Cup squad

Hosts England, who are set to name their provisional squad next week, begin their World Cup campaign against South Africa at The Oval on May 30.

Apr 13, 2019, 19:11 PM IST
IPL 2019, Punjab vs Bangalore Highlights: As it happened

IPL 2019, Punjab vs Bangalore Highlights: As it happened

Team Bangalore defeated Punjab by eight wickets in the 28th match of the twelfth edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the IS Bindra Stadium, Mohali on Saturday. 

Apr 13, 2019, 19:04 PM IST
Sanju Samson right man for No. 4 slot: Gautam Gambhir

Sanju Samson right man for No. 4 slot: Gautam Gambhir

Samson is currently featuring for the Rajasthan Royals in the ongoing season of Indian Premier League (IPL) and has smashed a fine hundred (102 unbeaten off 55) against the Sunrisers Hyderabad.

Apr 13, 2019, 17:38 PM IST
Our thought process is becoming clearer, says Shreyas Iyer

Our thought process is becoming clearer, says Shreyas Iyer

Delhi have climbed to the fourth spot with eight points after winning matches against Royal Challengers Bangalore and Kolkata Knight Riders.

Apr 13, 2019, 16:51 PM IST
MS Dhoni did it in the heat of the moment just like me in Nidahas Trophy: Shakib Al Hasan

MS Dhoni did it in the heat of the moment just like me in Nidahas Trophy: Shakib Al Hasan

Dhoni was let off with a light penalty of 50 per cent match fees. 

Apr 13, 2019, 16:40 PM IST
Jade Dernbach wants Tom Curran in England`s World Cup squad

Jade Dernbach wants Tom Curran in England`s World Cup squad

Curran made his debut in 2017 and has played 13 ODIs and 10 T20Is. 

Apr 13, 2019, 16:06 PM IST
MS Dhoni a great inspiration for everyone: Imran Tahir

MS Dhoni a great inspiration for everyone: Imran Tahir

In their last match against the Rajasthan Royals, Dhoni uncharacteristically lost his cool and rushed on to the field to challenge umpire Ulhas Gandhe's flip-flop on a no ball.

Apr 13, 2019, 15:48 PM IST
Fell short by 10-15 runs; could have bowled better: Dinesh Karthik

Fell short by 10-15 runs; could have bowled better: Dinesh Karthik

Karthik also blamed his bowlers, saying they could have done a bit better in the absence of Sunil Narine, who was down with a hamstring issue.

Apr 13, 2019, 15:35 PM IST