Jofra Archer

Jofra Archer cleared to train again after hand surgery

England pace bowler Jofra Archer has been cleared to resume light training following surgery for a freak hand injury with no timeline for his return to competitive action, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said on Tuesday.

Apr 13, 2021, 17:42 PM IST

‘Moeen Ali would have joined ISIS’: Taslima Nasreen tweet on England all-rounder irks Jofra Archer

Taslima said that England all-rounder Moeen Ali would have joined the global terrorist group ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria) if he wasn't playing cricket.

Apr 06, 2021, 20:53 PM IST

IPL 2021: RR pacer Jofra Archer's finger injury caused by bizarre fish tank accident, participation still in doubt

Archer has now undergone a surgery on his right hand and the decision regarding him playing for Rajasthan Royals in the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) will be taken later.

Mar 30, 2021, 23:42 PM IST

IPL 2021: Rajasthan Royals' Jofra Archer to undergo surgery on Monday

Jofra Archer, who returned to England after the conclusion of the T20Is due to an injury, will undergo a procedure on his right hand following a scan. The procedure for the same is scheduled to take place on March 29.  

Mar 27, 2021, 17:58 PM IST

IPL 2021: Big setback for Rajasthan Royals as THIS player will miss start of tournament

Jofra Archer is returning to the UK for further management and investigation of his right elbow injury.

Mar 21, 2021, 17:43 PM IST

Breaking bat: Jofra Archer’s old tweet goes viral after THIS incident

An unlikely incident took place on the field when Jofra Archer’s bat broke on the fourth delivery of the 20th over. Now, an old tweet of Jofra Archer has once again gone viral after the incident.

Mar 19, 2021, 09:26 AM IST

In Pics: England thrash India by 8 wickets in 1st T20I

England delivered an all-round performance to thrash India by eight wickets in the first T20I in Ahmedabad at the Narendra Modi Stadium on Friday. The Eoin Morgan-led side completely outplayed the hosts to gain a 1-0 lead in the five-match series.

Mar 13, 2021, 07:34 AM IST

Ind vs Eng 1st T20I: Everyone including Archer is fit and available for selection, confirms Morgan

There were concerns surrounding the fitness of pacer Jofra Archer but England skipper Eoin Morgan has confirmed that the bowler is available for the first T20I against England.

Mar 11, 2021, 20:28 PM IST

India vs England: Visitors fret over Jofra Archer’s availability in T20I series

Jofra Archer had also missed the second Test of the four-match series against India due to the same elbow issue. England head coach Chris Silverwood informed that the side’s medical team will monitor the situation and a decision would be taken accordingly.

Mar 08, 2021, 11:29 AM IST

IND vs ENG 4th Test: Jofra Archer ruled out of final Test due to issue in right elbow

After securing a comprehensive 10-wicket-win over England in the previous encounter played at the same venue, the hosts maintained a similar momentum as the visitors were bundled out for 205 in their first innings. 

Mar 04, 2021, 16:22 PM IST

IND vs ENG: 'Every India batsman from number one to six can score hundreds', says Jofra Archer

Hosts India are entering the four-match series on the back of an emphatic win against Australia and the odds of Virat Kohli and his boys making it through for the Test Championships are much higher. Meanwhile, England's only chance to meet New Zealand in the summit clash depends if they beat the hosts 3-0, 3-1, or 4-0 in the upcoming series.  

Feb 02, 2021, 21:11 PM IST

India vs England: If pitches in Tests turn, matches won't be one-sided, says Jofra Archer

Moeen Ali, Jack Leach and Dom Bess will be part of England’s spin attack which Archer says is capable enough to match the threat of India spinners comprising the likes of Ravichandran Ashwin, Kuldeep Yadav, Axar Patel and Washington Sundar. The two teams will square off in a four-match Test series starting February 5 in Chennai.

 

Jan 29, 2021, 13:51 PM IST

Jofra Archer, Ben Stokes make comeback as England announce squad for first two Tests against India

Jofra Archer, Rory Burns and Ben Stokes return to the squad. Archer and Stokes were rested for the Sri Lanka series and Burns was at home for the birth of his first child. Surrey’s Ollie Pope will travel to India and will be added to the squad when passed fit. Pope is recovering from a shoulder injury sustained in September during the Test series against Pakistan.

 

Jan 21, 2021, 21:51 PM IST

IPL 2020: Rajasthan Royals speedster Jofra Archer crowned season's Most Valuable Player

Archer had a fantastic outing in IPL 2020 where he finished with 20 wickets from just 14 games while also scoring 113 runs at a brisk-pace lower down the order.

Nov 11, 2020, 00:34 AM IST

Jofra Archer had already predicted Joe Biden’s victory 6 years ago, Know how!

Joe Biden was elected as the winner of the recent US Presidential Elections but Rajasthan Royals and England pacer Jofra Archer had already announced the result more than six years ago.

Nov 08, 2020, 19:10 PM IST

Steve Smith lauds these two Rajasthan Royals players after Indian Premier League 2020 campaign ends

In their must win final league game against KKR on Sunday (November 1), Smith's side slumped to a 60-run loss - sending them packing out of IPL 2020. 

Nov 02, 2020, 16:37 PM IST

IPL 2020: UAE pitches slow but helping seamers, says Delhi Capitals speedster Kagiso Rabada

According to Delhi Capitals' pace bowler Kagiso Rabada, the surfaces in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have aided swing, helping pace bowlers get something out of the wickets.
 

Oct 22, 2020, 18:38 PM IST

When she tells you go and lock the door: Jofra Archer reacts hilariously to Virat Kohli's viral dance video

Ahead of his 200th appearance for the RCB, skipper Virat Kohli was caught on camera doing an impromptu dance performance while warming up.

Oct 16, 2020, 17:46 PM IST

No one expected us to win against Kings XI Punjab: Jofra Archer after Rajasthan Royals complete highest run-chase in Indian Premier League history

Chasing 224, Rajasthan reached the target with three balls to spare and completed the highest successful run-chase in IPL history. Rajasthan looked out of the game at one stage but then Rahul Tewatia hit 5 sixes off Sheldon Cottrell in the 18th over to turn the tide in his side's favour. 

Sep 28, 2020, 16:49 PM IST

ODI rankings: Virat Kohli retains top spot, Jonny Bairstow breaks into top 10 after final Australia match

England lead the Super League points table with 30 points but are the only team to have played two series, winning 2-1 at home against Ireland early on in the championship.

Sep 17, 2020, 15:27 PM IST