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Sachin Tendulkar walks down memory lane, shares picture of himself & Vinod Kambli as kids

Sachin Tendulkar walks down memory lane, shares picture of himself & Vinod Kambli as kids

Legendary Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar on Saturday took a trip down the memory lane as he posted a childhood picture of him with his friend and former teammate Vinod Kambli from their school

Aug 03, 2019, 17:17 PM IST
Batting in the first innings let the team down: Ricky Ponting

Batting in the first innings let the team down: Ricky Ponting

Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood are not playing in the match but Ponting said it is too soon to question the selection of the playing XI while adding that if they lose, selectors may reconsider

Aug 03, 2019, 17:00 PM IST
Pakistan players need to work on their mental strength, says PCB MD Wasim Khan

Pakistan players need to work on their mental strength, says PCB MD Wasim Khan

Khan said Pakistan is a proud cricket nation and needs to get rid of the mercurial tag and for that they have to use sports psychologists, same like other sports personnel use around the world.

Aug 03, 2019, 15:53 PM IST
Tried to back my own skills, says Rory Burns after maiden Test ton

Tried to back my own skills, says Rory Burns after maiden Test ton

Burns made a scintillating comeback in the Ashes as he hammered unbeaten 125 runs to put his side in a dominating position.

Aug 03, 2019, 15:36 PM IST
Australian bowlers must stick to their task, says Steve Waugh

Australian bowlers must stick to their task, says Steve Waugh

Team mentor Steve Waugh believes Australia’s bowlers just need to stick to their task on the third day of the first Ashes Test and look for some early breakthroughs to get right back into the match.

Aug 03, 2019, 14:11 PM IST
Jason Mohammed replaces Andre Russell in West Indies T20I squad against India

Jason Mohammed replaces Andre Russell in West Indies T20I squad against India

Russell was initally named in the side's T20I squad for the upcoming series against Men in Blue after recently returning to action following a knee surgery.

Aug 03, 2019, 13:31 PM IST
Virat Kohli backs Rishabh Pant to unleash potential in MS Dhoni's absence

Virat Kohli backs Rishabh Pant to unleash potential in MS Dhoni's absence

Dhoni is sitting out India`s tour, which begins with the first Twenty20 against West Indies in Florida later on Saturday, to discharge his responsibilities as an honorary colonel in the army.

Aug 03, 2019, 12:34 PM IST
Carlos Brathwaite to lead St Kitts and Nevis Patriots in CPL 2019

Carlos Brathwaite to lead St Kitts and Nevis Patriots in CPL 2019

The St Kitts and Nevis Patriots will begin their CPL 2019 campaign against Trinbago Knight Riders at Queen's Park Oval in Port of Spain on September 5.   

Aug 03, 2019, 11:45 AM IST
SWOT analysis of Indian squad for West Indies series

SWOT analysis of Indian squad for West Indies series

The selectors have included a number of young faces in the squad, especially for the limited-overs leg of the tour.  

Aug 03, 2019, 10:41 AM IST
West Indies series: Litmus test for Virat Kohli & boys after semi-final exit in World Cup

West Indies series: Litmus test for Virat Kohli & boys after semi-final exit in World Cup

India will begin their tour of West Indies with a three-match T20I series from Saturday at Central Broward Regional Park in Florida before the two sides lock horns in three ODIs and two-match Test

Aug 03, 2019, 10:08 AM IST
Ashes: Rory Burns scores maiden ton to help England take initiative

Ashes: Rory Burns scores maiden ton to help England take initiative

It was a solid show from the English batsmen on an overcast second day of the first Ashes Test between England and Australia at the Edgbaston Cricket Ground on Friday. 

Aug 03, 2019, 00:03 AM IST
England fast bowler Mark Wood ruled out of Ashes series through injury

England fast bowler Mark Wood ruled out of Ashes series through injury

Wood, who picked up the side strain during England`s win over New Zealand in the 50-over World Cup final last month, also had knee surgery this week to clear up excess cartilage.

Aug 02, 2019, 20:49 PM IST
Felt like 'Mr India' had taken control: Sachin Tendulkar after riding his first driver-less car

Felt like 'Mr India' had taken control: Sachin Tendulkar after riding his first driver-less car

Tendulkar took to his official Twitter account, sharing a video where he elaborated on the experience.

Aug 02, 2019, 18:39 PM IST
Scotland secure final spot at ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup 2020

Scotland secure final spot at ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup 2020

Scotland will now join fellow regional qualifiers Canada, Japan, Nigeria and UAE at the 16-team event that takes place in South Africa in January and February 2020.

Aug 02, 2019, 17:46 PM IST
India vs West Indies: Head-to-Head records in ODIs, T20Is and Tests

India vs West Indies: Head-to-Head records in ODIs, T20Is and Tests

The series will serve as the first set of fixtures between the two sides since their disappointing finish in the 2019 International Cricket Council (ICC) World Cup.

Aug 02, 2019, 17:11 PM IST
I wish World Test Championship was around when I was playing: Steve Waugh

I wish World Test Championship was around when I was playing: Steve Waugh

The Ashes series will be followed by the two-match Test series between Sri Lanka and World Cup 2019 runner-ups New Zealand from August 14. 

Aug 02, 2019, 14:52 PM IST
India vs West Indies: Complete schedule, timings and squads

India vs West Indies: Complete schedule, timings and squads

India had last taken on West Indies in the league stage of this year's cricket showpiece event, easing to a 125-run win.

Aug 02, 2019, 14:09 PM IST
 Shakib Al Hasan wants rotation policy to preserve players, boost bench

Shakib Al Hasan wants rotation policy to preserve players, boost bench

The 32-year-old, undoubtedly the best cricketer Bangladesh has ever produced, was granted a break from the team`s short tour of Sri Lanka for three one-day internationals after his heroics at the

Aug 02, 2019, 13:29 PM IST
Virat Kohli posts picture with his 'squad', fans ask where's Rohit Sharma

Virat Kohli posts picture with his 'squad', fans ask where's Rohit Sharma

In the picture, Ravindra Jadeja, Navdeep Saini, Khaleel Ahmed, Shreyas Iyer, Krunal Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and K.L. Rahul can be seen posing alongside Kohli.   

Aug 02, 2019, 13:29 PM IST
Rohit Sharma just four sixes away from breaking Chris Gayle's record

Rohit Sharma just four sixes away from breaking Chris Gayle's record

Sharma currently has 102 sixes to his credit and needs four more to dethrone Windies batsman Chris Gayle from the top spot.

Aug 02, 2019, 13:07 PM IST