Cricket

COVID-19: Consider this break a chance to reinvigorate yourself, advices Misbah-ul-Haq to players

The Pakistan's cricket coach also feels that this break will spark greater hunger in the players.

 

 

Mar 31, 2020, 19:26 PM IST

Rohit Sharma has best cricketing brain among current players, believes Wasim Jaffer

Under Rohit's captaincy, Mumbai Indians have notably lifted the IPL trophy on four occassions besides also making a runner-up finish once.

Mar 30, 2020, 19:57 PM IST

On this day in 2016, Meg Lanning's Australia stormed into fourth Women's T20 World Cup final

It was England who won the toss and opted to bowl first in the semi-final clash of the showpiece event four years ago.

Mar 30, 2020, 17:58 PM IST

Pandya brothers play cricket at home amid coronavirus lockdown--Watch

The two brothers were due to represent Mumbai Indians in the 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).

Mar 30, 2020, 15:16 PM IST

On this day in 2011, MS Dhoni's India defeated Shahid Afridi's Pakistan in World Cup semi-final

Legendary cricketer and former opener Sachin Tendulkar, who had entered the match chasing his 100th international hundred, led from the front by scoring 85 runs.

Mar 30, 2020, 13:34 PM IST

Karnataka State Cricket Association donates Rs 1 crore to help fight coronavirus COVID-19

On Friday, the Saurashtra Cricket Association (SCA) had made a contribution of Rs 21 lakh each towards Prime Minister's relief fund and Gujarat Chief Ministers' relief fund.

Mar 29, 2020, 16:49 PM IST

Steve Smith's captaincy ban ends amidst coronavirus outbreak

Smith's captaincy ban was imposed in the calamitous aftermath of the 2018 Sandpapergate in which he had admitted that he had allowed opener Cameron Bancroft to tamper the ball.

Mar 29, 2020, 16:09 PM IST

On this day in 2004, Virender Sehwag became 1st Indian to score triple ton in Test

The 41-year-old created history on the second day of the first Test against Pakistan in Multan, where India went on to clinch victory by an innings and 52 runs. 

Mar 29, 2020, 15:51 PM IST

BCCI asks fans to spend time like Cheteshwar Pujara family amid coronavirus lockdown

Pujara made his last appearance for the national side during their tour of New Zealand. 

Mar 29, 2020, 14:49 PM IST

Wasim Jaffer gives hilarious reply as fan ask him to choose between Virat Kohli, Sachin Tendulkar

Jaffer, however, added that both the batting megastars are from different eras and that they are great in their era.

Mar 29, 2020, 12:09 PM IST

Gautam Gambhir donates Rs 1 crore to coronavirus relief fund

Former Indian cricketer and Lok Sabha MP Gautam Gambhir has joined the bandwagon of sports personalities who are donating funds towards the relief efforts amid the deadly coronavirus.

Mar 29, 2020, 11:30 AM IST

ICC lauds former Indian cricketer-turned policeman Joginder Sharma for coronavirus fight

As India continues its fight against the deadly coronavirus pandemic,the International Cricket Council (ICC) has heaped praises on the Men in Blue's T20 World Cup hero Joginder Sharma who is currently serving the nation with police force.

Mar 29, 2020, 10:23 AM IST

Cancel County season if it can't be played in full: England's Alastair Cook

Cook said that considering the circumstances around the coronavirus pandemic, it will be more rewarding to play a full tournament rather than a shortened County season.

Mar 29, 2020, 09:39 AM IST

Leicestershire County appoints Sean Jarvis as new chief executive

Jarvis will take up his new position on June 24 following the departure of Karen Rothery after only 12 months in the role.

 

Mar 28, 2020, 17:56 PM IST

Kevin Pietersen gives himself, son 'tennis ball' haircut--See pic

Former England captain Kevin Pietersen gave himself and his son a haircut. In an Instagram post Pietersen could be seen cutting his son's hair in what he calls the tennis ball cut.

Mar 28, 2020, 16:58 PM IST

BCCI celebrates 11 million followers on Twitter, urges fans not to forget practicing social distancing

BCCI took to Twitter to share the news of their 11 million followers by posting a picture featuring some well-known Indian players.

Mar 28, 2020, 16:36 PM IST

'Boss' Virat Kohli leads from front, sets tone on field: Ravi Shastri

Shastri's comments came at a time when all the cricketing activities across the globe are at halt and India is observing a 21-day lockdown to reduce the spread of the novel coronavirus.

 

Mar 28, 2020, 13:31 PM IST

Dane Piedt bids adieu to South Africa cricket to pursue career in USA

Test off-spinner Dane Piedt has announced his retirement from South Africa cricket in order to relocate to USA and fulfill his dream of representing the America in the International Cricket Council (ICC) World Cup.

Mar 28, 2020, 12:40 PM IST

Coronavirus Lockdown: Kane Williamson teaches his pet dog slip catching--Watch

Williamson recently took to Instagram and posted a slow-motion video of him engaging in a cricket practice session with his dog in his home garden area in Mount Maunganui.

Mar 28, 2020, 11:37 AM IST

PCB's new NOC policy limits players to maximum 4 T20 leagues a year

The new NOC policy was reviewed and approved by the PCB's Board of Governors during their 57th meeting.

Mar 28, 2020, 10:51 AM IST