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Five reasons to watch historic pink-ball day-night Test

Five reasons to watch historic pink-ball day-night Test

Kolkata turns pink with the first-ever D/N Test match. It paves the way for the nation to host many more pink ball matches making the pink ball the new red ball.

Nov 19, 2019, 23:52 PM IST
India vs Bangladesh: Ajinkya Rahane is already 'dreaming' about historic pink ball test; see pic

India vs Bangladesh: Ajinkya Rahane is already 'dreaming' about historic pink ball test; see pic

India thrashed Bangladesh by an innings and 130 runs in the first Test and will look to whitewash it in Kolkata as they start their pink ball Test campaign.

Nov 19, 2019, 12:32 PM IST
Virat Kohli's intense workout video will drive away your Monday blues--Watch

Virat Kohli's intense workout video will drive away your Monday blues--Watch

The Indian skipper, who is indeed one of the fittest Indian athletes at the moment, could be seen doing pull-ups while showcasing his chiseled eight-pack-abs.

Nov 18, 2019, 18:14 PM IST
Tim Paine says Australia's home summer may be his last as captain

Tim Paine says Australia's home summer may be his last as captain

 Australia`s Tim Paine has said the upcoming test series against Pakistan and New Zealand may be the last time he captains the side at home as he enters the twilight of his career.

Nov 18, 2019, 17:21 PM IST
Ravichandran Ashwin mimics Sanath Jayasuriya's bowling action during practice

Ravichandran Ashwin mimics Sanath Jayasuriya's bowling action during practice

The day-night match between India and Bangladesh will be played at the Eden Gardens from November 22 to 26.

Nov 18, 2019, 17:10 PM IST
Steve Smith keen to get accustomed to Gabba bounce ahead of 1st Pakistan Test

Steve Smith keen to get accustomed to Gabba bounce ahead of 1st Pakistan Test

The 30-year-old has enjoyed a terrific year so far, having amassed 1,299 runs--including three centuries and nine fifties-- at an average of 72.16 in just 20 appearances he made for Australia. 

Nov 18, 2019, 17:00 PM IST
Australian women cricketer Emily Smith banned for one year over Instagram post

Australian women cricketer Emily Smith banned for one year over Instagram post

Smith is all set to miss rest of the Women's Big Bash League (WBBL) as well as the Women's National Cricket League, which will resume in January 2020.  

Nov 18, 2019, 14:32 PM IST
 Abu Jayed draws inspiration from Mohammed Shami ahead of Pink ball Test

Abu Jayed draws inspiration from Mohammed Shami ahead of Pink ball Test

India will look to complete a series whitewash against Bangladesh when they lock horns in the second Test, beginning November 22 at Eden Gardens.   

Nov 18, 2019, 13:56 PM IST
Tim Paine slams Ben Stokes for his comments on David Warner

Tim Paine slams Ben Stokes for his comments on David Warner

Stokes had said that his match-winning knock at Headingley during the Ashes this summer was spurred on by Warner's constant sledging.  

Nov 18, 2019, 12:39 PM IST
Ellyse Perry sidelined for close to three weeks with shoulder injury

Ellyse Perry sidelined for close to three weeks with shoulder injury

Perry suffered the injury when she landed awkwardly on her shoulder while fielding during her franchise Sydney Sixers' clash against Melbourne Renegades in the Women's Big Bash League (WBBL) on

Nov 18, 2019, 12:32 PM IST
Indian women's team clinch narrow win over West Indies in 4th T20I

Indian women's team clinch narrow win over West Indies in 4th T20I

The fifth and final T20 International will be played on Wednesday at the National Stadium in Providence, Guyana.

Nov 18, 2019, 10:03 AM IST
Gautam Gambhir targets MS Dhoni, indirectly blames him for his dismissal at 97 in World Cup final

Gautam Gambhir targets MS Dhoni, indirectly blames him for his dismissal at 97 in World Cup final

Cricketer-turned-politician Gautam Gambhir has once again trained guns at former India captain and veteran player Mahendra Singh Dhoni. In an interview to an online portal, Gambhir revealed how MS

Nov 17, 2019, 22:58 PM IST
Journalist stumps Ravichandran Ashwin with his 'clean and pure' Hindi- Watch video

Journalist stumps Ravichandran Ashwin with his 'clean and pure' Hindi- Watch video

Indian bowler Ravichandran Ashwin was stumped when a journalist asked him a question in "clean and pure" Hindi at a post-match press conference on Day 1 of the Indore Test against Bangladesh. When a

Nov 17, 2019, 21:13 PM IST
India-Pakistan clash bigger than Ashes, cricketing ties must resume: Mushtaq Ahmed

India-Pakistan clash bigger than Ashes, cricketing ties must resume: Mushtaq Ahmed

The last bilateral series took place in 2012-13 when India hosted Pakistan for three ODIs and two T20Is.

Nov 17, 2019, 18:06 PM IST
Fully-fit Joe Denly eyeing maiden Test century during New Zealand tour

Fully-fit Joe Denly eyeing maiden Test century during New Zealand tour

Denly suffered a ligament damage to his right ankle during a practice match ahead of the opening T20I, which England went on to win by seven wickets at Hagley Oval.

Nov 17, 2019, 17:56 PM IST
Ashton Agar left bloodied after dropping brother Wes' catch during Marsh Cup

Ashton Agar left bloodied after dropping brother Wes' catch during Marsh Cup

The incident occured on the third delivery of the 41st over of South Australia's innings when Wes Agar smashed the ball to mid-on and Western Australia's Ashton looked all set to take a catch.

Nov 17, 2019, 16:59 PM IST
ICC World Test Championship, Points Table: India extends lead at top after Indore Test win

ICC World Test Championship, Points Table: India extends lead at top after Indore Test win

India will look to further strengthen their lead when they take on Bangladesh in the second Test, beginning November 22 at Eden Gardens. 

Nov 17, 2019, 14:23 PM IST
 Mohammed Shami breaks into top 10 of ICC Test bowlers's rankings

Mohammed Shami breaks into top 10 of ICC Test bowlers's rankings

Shami’s bowling figures of three for 27 and four for 31 have lifted him eight places to reach career-best seventh position.

Nov 17, 2019, 14:02 PM IST
James Pattinson banned from 1st Pakistan Test after conduct breach

James Pattinson banned from 1st Pakistan Test after conduct breach

The 29-year-old was found guilty of a Level 2 breach of the code, which can result in two suspension points, during his team Victoria's recent clash against Queensland in the Sheffield Shield.

Nov 17, 2019, 10:42 AM IST
Virat Kohli surpasses MS Dhoni, Sourav Ganguly to register most Test innings wins

Virat Kohli surpasses MS Dhoni, Sourav Ganguly to register most Test innings wins

The Indian pace bowlers ran through the Bangladesh batting line-up once again as Kohli and boys registered an innings and 130-run win.   

Nov 16, 2019, 18:25 PM IST