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Virat Kohli badly wanted a century, reveals Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Virat Kohli badly wanted a century, reveals Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Kohli -- who was unable to score a single ton in the World Cup -- ended his five-month drought for an ODI hundred with a brilliant 120-run knock during which he also went past Sourav Ganguly on the

Aug 12, 2019, 13:17 PM IST
From Sachin Tendulkar to Sania Mirza, sports personalities wish fans 'Eid Mubarak'

From Sachin Tendulkar to Sania Mirza, sports personalities wish fans 'Eid Mubarak'

While the entire country is celebrating Eid-Al-Adha with great religious zeal and fervour, the sports fraternity on Monday came in unison to extend their warm wishes on the auspicious occassion. 

Aug 12, 2019, 12:29 PM IST
Australian spearhead Pat Cummins wants to play all five Ashes Tests

Australian spearhead Pat Cummins wants to play all five Ashes Tests

The 26-year-old took four for 32 in England`s second innings at Edgbaston as Australia romped to a 251-run victory in the first test -- his maiden away outing in cricket`s oldest international

Aug 12, 2019, 10:55 AM IST
Powered by Virat Kohli’s ton, India beat West Indies in rain-hit second ODI

Powered by Virat Kohli’s ton, India beat West Indies in rain-hit second ODI

India posted a target of 280 but in the rain-affected match, the Duckworth-Lewis (D/L) came into play and the target was reduced to 270 runs in 46 overs for the Windies.

Aug 12, 2019, 08:43 AM IST
Virat Kohli surpasses Javed Miandad, becomes highest ODI run-getter against West Indies

Virat Kohli surpasses Javed Miandad, becomes highest ODI run-getter against West Indies

As Kohli scored his 19th run in the second ODI against the Windies, he broke the record of Pakistan`s Javed Miandad and became the leading run-scorer against West Indies in ODIs.

Aug 11, 2019, 20:26 PM IST
Murshida Khatun, Sobhana Mostary named in Bangladesh squad for T20 Women's World Cup Qualifier 2019

Murshida Khatun, Sobhana Mostary named in Bangladesh squad for T20 Women's World Cup Qualifier 2019

Murshida Khatun and Sobhana Mostary have been recalled in the Bangladesh squad in the wake of their recent impressive performances against South Africa Emerging Players.

Aug 11, 2019, 17:59 PM IST
Hope Shreyas Iyer gets a long run: Gautam Gambhir

Hope Shreyas Iyer gets a long run: Gautam Gambhir

The 24-year-old was included in the playing XI for the first ODI in Guyana on Thursday, but the contest got washed out.

Aug 11, 2019, 17:58 PM IST
Virat Kohli aces Bottle Cap challenge, Ravi Shastri spices it up--Watch

Virat Kohli aces Bottle Cap challenge, Ravi Shastri spices it up--Watch

Kohli is currently in West Indies, where he is leading Team India against the Caribbean side.

Aug 11, 2019, 17:13 PM IST
Shreyas Iyer denies sticking to bat only at number four

Shreyas Iyer denies sticking to bat only at number four

Iyer also said that it all depends on the management`s decision regarding who plays at number four and he has no say in the matter.

Aug 11, 2019, 16:07 PM IST
Virat Kohli and boys hold edge against West Indies in second ODI

Virat Kohli and boys hold edge against West Indies in second ODI

After rain playing spoilsport in the first ODI of the three-game series in Guyana, India and West Indies have moved to the Queen's Park Oval for the second game and both teams will be looking to

Aug 11, 2019, 14:29 PM IST
Second knee surgery was tough call to make: Suresh Raina

Second knee surgery was tough call to make: Suresh Raina

Raina underwent the surgery on Friday and it will require the cricketer four to six weeks to recover.

Aug 11, 2019, 13:50 PM IST
St Lucia Stars ousted from Caribbean Premier League

St Lucia Stars ousted from Caribbean Premier League

The CPL has terminated the participation agreement between itself and Royal Sports Club LLC (the entity that operates St Lucia franchise). 

Aug 11, 2019, 13:40 PM IST
'Rameshwar Dudi's appointment as Nagaur Cricket Association president is illegal'

'Rameshwar Dudi's appointment as Nagaur Cricket Association president is illegal'

Senior Congress leader of Rajasthan Rameshwar Dudi's appointment as the president of Nagaur Cricket Association (NCA) is "completely illegal", according to Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) joint

Aug 11, 2019, 13:35 PM IST
Virat Kohli 19 runs away from breaking Javed Miandad's 26-year-old record

Virat Kohli 19 runs away from breaking Javed Miandad's 26-year-old record

Miandad played his last ODI against the Windies in 1993 and so Kohli will be breaking a 26-year-old record if he manages to score 19 runs in the upcoming second ODI in Port of Spain. 

Aug 10, 2019, 19:58 PM IST
Afghanistan Cricket Board suspends Mohammad Shahzad

Afghanistan Cricket Board suspends Mohammad Shahzad

The cricketing body also said that the 31-year old has further breached the ACB Code of Conduct previously and was also called for questioning by the ACB Discipline Committee in relation to a

Aug 10, 2019, 19:26 PM IST
Team India head coach interview likely after Independence Day

Team India head coach interview likely after Independence Day

Asked if skipper Virat Kohli's opinion will be sought by the CAC, the source said that the captain would not be a part of the decision-making process just as was the case during the selection of the

Aug 10, 2019, 17:15 PM IST
Steve Smith's ability to adapt makes him special, feels Tim Paine

Steve Smith's ability to adapt makes him special, feels Tim Paine

Former Australia skipper Steve Waugh went a step further and said that Smith has the ability to read the opposition and their tactics and that helps him in trying situations.

Aug 10, 2019, 16:56 PM IST
Mitchell Starc happy to warm bench if Australia win Ashes

Mitchell Starc happy to warm bench if Australia win Ashes

Speaking about James Pattinson`s return and the spells he bowled in the opening Test match, Starc said that he was really pleased to see Pattinson return after injuries put a serious doubt on his

Aug 10, 2019, 16:42 PM IST
Listen to your body my friend: Jonty Rhodes to Suresh Raina after knee surgery

Listen to your body my friend: Jonty Rhodes to Suresh Raina after knee surgery

Former South African batsman and greatest fielder of all time Jonty Rhodes has shared a special message and asked Indian batsman Suresh Raina, who underwent a knee surgery, to listen to his body.

Aug 10, 2019, 16:08 PM IST
Uncapped Rahkeem Cornwall receives maiden West Indies call-up for India Tests

Uncapped Rahkeem Cornwall receives maiden West Indies call-up for India Tests

Besides Cornwall, West Indies 'A' Team captain Shamarh Brooks is the only other uncapped player who has been named in the Test squad against India. 

Aug 10, 2019, 15:45 PM IST