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Loss of sister during WC spurred Akbar Ali to win title

Loss of sister during WC spurred Akbar Ali to win title

It was not only difficult on the pitch for Bangladesh`s U-19 World Cup-winning captain Akbar Ali when he came out to bat against India in the final in Potchefstroom. Off the field too, the 18-year-

Feb 10, 2020, 15:57 PM IST
Cricket news: India captain Virat Kohli a class player, doesn't have many weaknesses, says Tim Southee

Cricket news: India captain Virat Kohli a class player, doesn't have many weaknesses, says Tim Southee

New Zealand pacer Tim Southee, who has now dismissed Virat Kohli the most number of times in international cricket, believes the Indian skipper is a "class" player and doesn`t have many weaknesses.

Feb 10, 2020, 12:55 PM IST
Bangladesh Under 19 players celebrate aggressively, taunt Indian cricketers; India U19 captain Priyam Garg calls it 'dirty'

Bangladesh Under 19 players celebrate aggressively, taunt Indian cricketers; India U19 captain Priyam Garg calls it 'dirty'

Bangladesh first their first ICC Under 19 World Cup defeating India by three wickets at Potchefstroom in South Africa on Sunday (February 9, 2020) and their players celebrated wildly. Some of the

Feb 10, 2020, 11:21 AM IST
Bangladesh beat India by 3 wickets to win ICC U-19 World Cup title

Bangladesh beat India by 3 wickets to win ICC U-19 World Cup title

Chasing a modest target of 177 runs, Bangladesh openers started in a brisk fashion before Ravi Bishnoi claimed four wickets to put India on top. However, captain Ali (43) held his nerves and batted

Feb 09, 2020, 22:10 PM IST
Bushfire bash: Tendulkar comes out of retirement for one over, faces Australia's Ellyse Perry

Bushfire bash: Tendulkar comes out of retirement for one over, faces Australia's Ellyse Perry

Indian cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar picked up the bat once again today (February 9) five years after hanging up the pads to face Australia's star all-rounder Ellyse Perry for an over. Tendulkar

Feb 09, 2020, 15:19 PM IST
Virat Kohli is only batsman in current generation destined to be a legend: Moin Khan

Virat Kohli is only batsman in current generation destined to be a legend: Moin Khan

The former Test skipper, who ended his international career in the 2004 home series against India, lamented that the quality of batsmen and bowlers had gone down compared to the 1980''s and 90s era.

Feb 09, 2020, 09:10 AM IST
Defending champions India take on Bangladesh in ICC U19 World Cup final

Defending champions India take on Bangladesh in ICC U19 World Cup final

Irrespective of what happens in the final, India have reinforced the fact that they are undisputed leaders at the under-19 level and the cricketing structure the BCCI has developed is working better

Feb 09, 2020, 08:32 AM IST
New Zealand fined 20% for slow over-rate during 2nd ODI against India

New Zealand fined 20% for slow over-rate during 2nd ODI against India

Latham pleaded guilty to the offence and accepted the proposed sanction, so there was no need for a formal hearing.

Feb 08, 2020, 19:53 PM IST
Karnataka Premier League betting: Charge sheets against 16 for spot-fixing

Karnataka Premier League betting: Charge sheets against 16 for spot-fixing

According to the police, the players used a sign language to communicate to executive their match-fixing, such as folded sleeves, switching the bat between hands and others.  

Feb 08, 2020, 17:31 PM IST
Dream debut for Kyle Jamieson, wins Player of the Match as New Zealand beat India by 22 runs in 2nd ODI

Dream debut for Kyle Jamieson, wins Player of the Match as New Zealand beat India by 22 runs in 2nd ODI

New Zealand's debutant pacer Kyle Jamieson has called his maiden international game surreal after he won the 'man-of-the-match' in their 22-run win over India on Saturday. The Black Caps took a 2-0

Feb 08, 2020, 17:06 PM IST
New Zealand defeat India in second ODI, take 2-0 lead in 3-match series

New Zealand defeat India in second ODI, take 2-0 lead in 3-match series

The victory also completed a hat-trick of ODI wins for the Black Caps starting from their World Cup semi-final win in Manchester 2019 against India. The win was more creditable as regular skipper

Feb 08, 2020, 16:06 PM IST
Dale Steyn returns to South Africa T20 squad for England series

Dale Steyn returns to South Africa T20 squad for England series

Dale Steyn has received a recall for South Africa’s Twenty20 International squad for the three-match series against England next week.

Feb 08, 2020, 14:41 PM IST
Sachin Tendulkar comes out from retirement to face Ellyse Perry

Sachin Tendulkar comes out from retirement to face Ellyse Perry

Opportunity for all cricket fans across the world to watch The little Master Blaster back in action as he comes out from retirement to face Ellyse Perry for one over during the Big Appeal double-

Feb 08, 2020, 13:44 PM IST
India overwhelming favorites as buoyant Bangladesh eye history

India overwhelming favorites as buoyant Bangladesh eye history

India, who walloped arch-rivals Pakistan by 10 wickets in the semifinal on Tuesday, will be playing their seventh final since 2000 when they lifted the trophy for the first time.

Feb 08, 2020, 13:19 PM IST
Smriti Mandhana, Shafali Verma guide India to seven-wicket win over Australia in women Tri-series 2020

Smriti Mandhana, Shafali Verma guide India to seven-wicket win over Australia in women Tri-series 2020

Chasing 174, India got off to a quickfire start as openers Shafali Verma and Smriti Mandhana put on 70 runs in the opening six overs. With India looking in firm control, Australia finally got the

Feb 08, 2020, 10:18 AM IST
India face resurgent New Zealand in 2nd ODI to keep series alive

India face resurgent New Zealand in 2nd ODI to keep series alive

With the first ODI in their pocket, the Auckland match gives New Zealand the opportunity to wrap up their first bilateral 50-over series against India after January 2014, when they won the five-match

Feb 07, 2020, 23:51 PM IST
Cricket news: Sachin Tendulkar praises Australian batting sensation Marnus Labuschagne as 'special'

Cricket news: Sachin Tendulkar praises Australian batting sensation Marnus Labuschagne as 'special'

The Australian cricketer witnessed an outstanding year in 2019 after rising to the number three spot in the ICC Test batsmen rankings. Marnus Labuschagne achieved the feat after scoring 896 runs

Feb 07, 2020, 15:20 PM IST
India captain Harmanpreet Kaur says ICC Women's T20 World Cup can revolutionalise the game

India captain Harmanpreet Kaur says ICC Women's T20 World Cup can revolutionalise the game

Harmanpreet Kaur, the 30-year-old captain of the Indian women cricket team, is currently leading the team in the Australia Women's T20 Tri Series Down Under which is being used to prepare for the 20-

Feb 07, 2020, 14:15 PM IST
Cricket news: England beat India in Women's Tri Series 2020 match 4 by 4 wickets

Cricket news: England beat India in Women's Tri Series 2020 match 4 by 4 wickets

England fast bowler Anya Shrubsole was named the Player of the Match for picking three Indian wickets conceding 31 runs in her 4 overs. The England chase started on a wobbly note as they lost three

Feb 07, 2020, 12:41 PM IST
We want to be as positive as possible against India: Martin Guptill

We want to be as positive as possible against India: Martin Guptill

The opener said that it was easier to face the Indian spinners in New Zealand as it doesn't spin much

Feb 07, 2020, 10:15 AM IST