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It was special to receive maiden Test cap from MS Dhoni: KL Rahul

It was special to receive maiden Test cap from MS Dhoni: KL Rahul

Rahul was all set to lead Kings XI Punjab in the 2020 IPL, but the tournament was postponed by the BCCI indefinitely in April due to coronavirus.

May 11, 2020, 14:28 PM IST
Afghanistan's Shafiqullah Shafaq banned for 6 years over corruption charges

Afghanistan's Shafiqullah Shafaq banned for 6 years over corruption charges

Shafaq has appeared in 24 ODIs and 46 Twenty20Is for Afghanistan and notched up 430 and 494 runs, respectively.  

May 11, 2020, 13:11 PM IST
ICC asks followers to name all-time favourite fast-bowling pair; Twitterati picks Wasim Akram-Waqar Younis

ICC asks followers to name all-time favourite fast-bowling pair; Twitterati picks Wasim Akram-Waqar Younis

While majority of them went for Pakistan duo of Wasim Akram and Waqar Younis, the pair Jasprit Bumrah and Bhuvneshwar Kumar was among the favourite Indian fast-bowling duo.

May 11, 2020, 12:24 PM IST
From week 1 to week 6: Shikhar Dhawan gives hilarious sneak peek into his quarantine life

From week 1 to week 6: Shikhar Dhawan gives hilarious sneak peek into his quarantine life

In a new video shared on Instagram, Dhawan could be seen giving a sneak peek into his quarantine life with wife Ayesha from week one to week 6.  

May 11, 2020, 10:56 AM IST
Coronavirus: Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar change their Twitter DPs to thank Maharashtra Police

Coronavirus: Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar change their Twitter DPs to thank Maharashtra Police

Kohli informed that he has decided the change his Twitter DP in order to honour the Maharashtra Police who has been working day and night selflessly in the country's battle against COVID-19.

May 11, 2020, 10:07 AM IST
Players must play, crowd or no crowd: Former England captain Kevin Pietersen

Players must play, crowd or no crowd: Former England captain Kevin Pietersen

The spread of novel coronavirus has brought sport across the world to a standstill and Pietersen thinks every effort should be made to resume professional cricket as soon as it is safe to do so.

May 11, 2020, 09:31 AM IST
David Warner imitates Mahesh Babu's famous dialogue from blockbuster 'Pokiri'--Watch

David Warner imitates Mahesh Babu's famous dialogue from blockbuster 'Pokiri'--Watch

In April, Warner posted a video in which he and his wife Candice could be seen dancing on a Telugu song "Butta Bomma" while their daughter could be seen making guest appearance.

May 10, 2020, 18:15 PM IST
Sachin Tendulkar among top 5 cricketers with most international runs from January 2001 to December 2010

Sachin Tendulkar among top 5 cricketers with most international runs from January 2001 to December 2010

Former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting tops the list with a total of 19,718 runs, followed by Sri Lankan great Kumar Sangakkara with 17,069 runs.

May 10, 2020, 17:11 PM IST
Banned Umar Akmal refuses to divulge details of two meetings with suspected bookies: PCB sources

Banned Umar Akmal refuses to divulge details of two meetings with suspected bookies: PCB sources

Akmal was found guilty of two charges under the PCB Anti-Corruption Code and on April 27 and was banned from cricket activities till February 19, 2023.

May 10, 2020, 16:16 PM IST
Pakistan women cricketers to undergo virtual fitness tests

Pakistan women cricketers to undergo virtual fitness tests

These online video tests, which will include the players to undergo Prone Hold, Bulgarian Squats, Vertical Jumps and Push Ups, will begin from May 11 and run till May 20.

May 10, 2020, 15:15 PM IST
Born May 10,1958: Tauseef Ahmed, former Pakistan cricketer

Born May 10,1958: Tauseef Ahmed, former Pakistan cricketer

Former Pakistan cricketer Tauseef Ahmed, who appeared in 104 matches for the national side between 1980 and 1993, was born on this day in 1958.

May 10, 2020, 14:42 PM IST
Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar lead cricket fraternity's wishes on Mother's Day 2020

Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar lead cricket fraternity's wishes on Mother's Day 2020

Every year on the second Sunday of May, the world celebrates Mother's Day in a bid to cherish and thank all the mothers for their thankless service towards their families.

May 10, 2020, 14:13 PM IST
Exclusivity is key: BCCI official on Indians playing T20 leagues

Exclusivity is key: BCCI official on Indians playing T20 leagues

A BCCI official said that the whole idea to keep the Indian cricketers away from other T20 leagues was to make them exclusive.

May 10, 2020, 13:17 PM IST
Sachin Tendulkar only Indian in Tillakaratne Dilshan's all-time ODI XI

Sachin Tendulkar only Indian in Tillakaratne Dilshan's all-time ODI XI

The 43-year-old has picked up his former teammate Sanath Jayasuriya and former Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar as the opening pair of his all-time ODI Playing XI.

May 10, 2020, 11:39 AM IST
Mahendra Singh Dhoni had requested me not to use Mongoose bat, reveals Mathew Hayden

Mahendra Singh Dhoni had requested me not to use Mongoose bat, reveals Mathew Hayden

Former Australia and Chennai Super Kings opener Mathew Hayden said that CSK skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni had one requested him not to use the Mongoose bat which was made famous by the legendary

May 10, 2020, 06:41 AM IST
BCCI should allow Indian players to play in foreign T20 leagues, say Suresh Raina, Irfan Pathan

BCCI should allow Indian players to play in foreign T20 leagues, say Suresh Raina, Irfan Pathan

During the Instagram live session, Raina also said that there was no communication between him and the then chairman of selectors MSK Prasad regarding his selection in the national team.

May 10, 2020, 00:00 AM IST
ECB brings back memories of Adil Rashid dismissing Virat Kohli, KL Rahul

ECB brings back memories of Adil Rashid dismissing Virat Kohli, KL Rahul

In the video with Kohli, from the 2018 ODI series, the ECB has asked the Indian skipper if that is the best ball he ever faced.  

May 09, 2020, 17:52 PM IST
India series behind closed doors might work for Australia: Usman Khawaja

India series behind closed doors might work for Australia: Usman Khawaja

India are set to tour Australia for three ODIs and four Tests in December and January.

May 09, 2020, 17:29 PM IST
 Taipei T10 League 2020, Qualifier 1: Taiwan Dragons vs Hsinchu Titans, best Dream11 team prediction

Taipei T10 League 2020, Qualifier 1: Taiwan Dragons vs Hsinchu Titans, best Dream11 team prediction

Taiwan Dragons are all set to square off with Hsinchu Titans in Pool 2 Qualifier-1 of Taiwan-first-of-its-kind, Taipei T10 League 2020 at the Yingfeng Cricket Ground in Songshan District on Sunday.

May 09, 2020, 17:17 PM IST
Treat coronavirus like a Test match, register outright win: Anil Kumble to citizens

Treat coronavirus like a Test match, register outright win: Anil Kumble to citizens

Kumble posted a video of himself and thanked all the cornavirus warriors for working selflessly day and night at this difficult time.

May 09, 2020, 15:12 PM IST