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Australia can contend at 2019 ICC World Cup with Steve Smith, David Warner: Ricky Ponting

Australia can contend at 2019 ICC World Cup with Steve Smith, David Warner: Ricky Ponting

The 2019 ICC World Cup is slated to take place from May 30 to July 14 at the England and Wales.

Feb 10, 2019, 12:20 PM IST
India women lose 3rd T20I against New Zealand despite Smriti Mandhana's 86, suffer 0-3 series whitewash

India women lose 3rd T20I against New Zealand despite Smriti Mandhana's 86, suffer 0-3 series whitewash

Devine dominated against all the Indian bowlers, especially against leg-spinner Poonam Yadav whom she hoisted for two big sixes during her onslaught. 

Feb 10, 2019, 12:17 PM IST
India vs New Zealand, 3rd T20I: How the action unfolded

India vs New Zealand, 3rd T20I: How the action unfolded

New Zealand clinched a narrow four-run win over India in the third and final T20I to seal the three-match series 2-1 at the Seddon Park in Hamilton on Sunday. 

Feb 10, 2019, 11:50 AM IST
3rd T20I: New Zealand women beat India by 2 runs to win series 3-0

3rd T20I: New Zealand women beat India by 2 runs to win series 3-0

New Zealand women recorded victory by a margin of two runs in the third T20I against India, at Auckland by 2 runs, to win the three-match T20I series 3-0. 

Feb 10, 2019, 07:03 AM IST
Mithali Raj to lead India women against England, Board President’s XI squad announced

Mithali Raj to lead India women against England, Board President’s XI squad announced

Opener Smriti Mandhana will lead the Board President’s XI in a one-day warmup game set to be conducted prior to the ODI series against England.

Feb 09, 2019, 18:56 PM IST
Decline in talent, lack of passion saddens me: Muttiah Muralitharan on Sri Lankan cricket

Decline in talent, lack of passion saddens me: Muttiah Muralitharan on Sri Lankan cricket

Sri Lanka has been losing against all Test playing nations whether at home or away. 

Feb 09, 2019, 18:27 PM IST
India look to clinch first-ever T20I series in New Zealand

India look to clinch first-ever T20I series in New Zealand

It has been a season of records for the Men in Blue who won its first Test and bilateral ODI series in Australia followed by the biggest one-day series win in New Zealand.

Feb 09, 2019, 18:01 PM IST
Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir all set for Essex return

Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir all set for Essex return

Essex coach Anthony McGrath termed Amir as “one of the most exciting bowling talents” and hoped that his addition into the team would make their bowling attack “most dangerous” in the Vitality Blast

Feb 09, 2019, 17:23 PM IST
Martin Guptill set to return for New Zealand, Bangladesh to miss Shakib Al Hasan

Martin Guptill set to return for New Zealand, Bangladesh to miss Shakib Al Hasan

Guptill will undergo a fitness test on Sunday after which a final decision will be taken on whether he can partner Henry Nicholls at the top of New Zealand`s order.

Feb 09, 2019, 15:46 PM IST
India women ready to salvage pride in final T20I against New Zealand

India women ready to salvage pride in final T20I against New Zealand

After winning the ODI series 2-1, India women lost momentum and subsequently the T20 series. 

Feb 09, 2019, 13:57 PM IST
Rohit Sharma 2 short of becoming man with most sixes in T20Is

Rohit Sharma 2 short of becoming man with most sixes in T20Is

Gayle and Guptill are currently leading the charts, having hit 103 sixes in 56 and 76 T20Is at an average of 33.47 and 33.91 respectively. 

Feb 09, 2019, 11:10 AM IST
MS Dhoni's presence in World Cup important for decision-making: Yuvraj Singh

MS Dhoni's presence in World Cup important for decision-making: Yuvraj Singh

The 2019 ICC World Cup is slated to take place from May 30 to July 14 in England and Wales.

Feb 08, 2019, 18:15 PM IST
Daryl Mitchell's controversial LBW raises new debate on DRS

Daryl Mitchell's controversial LBW raises new debate on DRS

Mitchell, who made his debut in the first T20I in Wellington, was at the centre of a massive DRS controversy during the second game against India in Auckland.

Feb 08, 2019, 17:28 PM IST
We aren't disappointed with T20I loss against New Zealand, learned lessons: Harmanpreet Kaur

We aren't disappointed with T20I loss against New Zealand, learned lessons: Harmanpreet Kaur

New Zealand beat India by four wickets in the second T20I to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series. 

Feb 08, 2019, 16:50 PM IST
We learned from our mistakes in Wellington T20I against New Zealand: Rohit Sharma

We learned from our mistakes in Wellington T20I against New Zealand: Rohit Sharma

The stand-in captain led from the front, scoring 50 off 29 balls to ensure a seven-wicket win for India, their first in a T20I on New Zealand soil.

Feb 08, 2019, 16:30 PM IST
2nd T20I: India beat New Zealand by 7 wickets to level series 1-1

2nd T20I: India beat New Zealand by 7 wickets to level series 1-1

Chasing a target of 159, the Indian openers --Rohit and Dhawan-- played fearlessly and in no time the duo slammed 79 runs in 9.2 overs before Rohit was dismissed by spinner Ish Sodhi.  

Feb 08, 2019, 15:38 PM IST
Rohit Sharma overtakes Martin Guptill as leading run scorer in T20Is

Rohit Sharma overtakes Martin Guptill as leading run scorer in T20Is

The 31-year-old Indian opener became the third batsman to hit 100 sixes in T20 Internationals, joining Guptill and Windies cricketer Chris Gayle.

Feb 08, 2019, 14:14 PM IST
Shannon Gabriel's pace has 'put the wind up' England: Former Windies coach Stuart Law

Shannon Gabriel's pace has 'put the wind up' England: Former Windies coach Stuart Law

Law said that West Indies's pace quartet had bowled a better line than England, whose fast bowlers too often strayed far outside off stump.

Feb 08, 2019, 13:51 PM IST
Windies skipper Jason Holder set for Northamptonshire stint

Windies skipper Jason Holder set for Northamptonshire stint

Holder`s move is subject to a no-objection certificate being issued by Cricket West Indies as they look to safeguard one of their main players before the 50-over World Cup starting in May.

Feb 08, 2019, 13:02 PM IST
COA mulls over women's T20 event with maximum 3 teams during IPL

COA mulls over women's T20 event with maximum 3 teams during IPL

However, the full fledged women's IPL is still a long shot as, according to an official, the BCCI is finding it extremely difficult to get good investors/team bidders.

Feb 08, 2019, 12:45 PM IST