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Kieron Pollard appointed West Indies captain in limited-overs cricket

Pollard's first assignment as the captain will be three T20Is and as many ODIs against Afghanistan in November. 


Sep 10, 2019, 08:31 AM IST

Pakistan's Shadab Khan eager to cement his spot in Test team

Since making his debut in international cricket in 2017, Shadab has appeared in a total of 41 ODIs and 32 T20Is but has managed to clinch only 12 scalps in just five matches he played in the longest format of the game.

Aug 25, 2019, 16:51 PM IST

Kieron Pollard fined 20% of match fee for breaching the ICC Code of Conduct

Pollard was found to have breached Article 2.4 of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players and Player Support Personnel, which relates to disobeying an Umpire’s instruction during an international match.

Aug 06, 2019, 16:38 PM IST

Spinner Fabian Allen replaces Khary Pierre in West Indies squad for 3rd India T20I

Allen, who made his international debut in October 2018 during an ODI clash against India, has appeared in a total of nine Twenty Internationals and 10 One-Day Internationals for the Caribbean side.

Aug 06, 2019, 11:21 AM IST

Virat Kohli lauds 'raw and hungry' Navdeep Saini after impressive T20I debut against West Indies

India, who have taken a 1-0 lead in the T20Is, will look to clinch the three-match series when they lock horns with the Carlos Brathwaite-led side in the second T20I at the same venue on Sunday. 

Aug 04, 2019, 11:10 AM IST

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

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

Ben Foakes replaces injured Sam Billings in England ODI, T20I squads

Billings dislocated his shoulder while fielding during county side Kent's 50-over clash against Glamorgan in Cardiff on Thursday.

Apr 26, 2019, 18:09 PM IST

Former South African women cricketer Elriesa Theunissen-Fourie dies in car accident

Elriesa appeared in three ODIs and one T20I match for South Africa, all in 2013, when she made her debut for the national side against Sri Lanka.

Apr 07, 2019, 20:28 PM IST

India agrees to construct cricket stadium in Maldives

The Maldives national cricket team represented the country in international cricket by making its debut in January after the ICC decided to grant full T20I status to all its members.

Mar 18, 2019, 17:25 PM IST

Adil Rashid, David Willey attain career-best T20I rankings post West Indies' drubbing

Rashid’s five wickets in the series have helped him gain two slots and cross the 700-point mark for the first time in his career during this series. 

Mar 12, 2019, 16:20 PM IST

India women lose 3rd T20I as England complete 3-0 series whitewash

Chasing England's modest 119 for six, the Indians had only themselves to blame as they were on course to register a consolation win after having lost the first two matches.

Mar 09, 2019, 15:15 PM IST

India women vs England women, 3rd T20I: How the action unfolded

The Indian women's cricket team slumped to a disappointing one-run defeat against England in the third and final T20I in Guwahati on Saturday. 

Mar 09, 2019, 10:49 AM IST

Obed McCoy named in West Indies T20I squad for remaining England series

West Indies are currently trailing by 0-1 after winning the opening T20I by four wickets in Gros Islet. 

Mar 07, 2019, 15:38 PM IST

India vs Australia, 2nd T20I: Report card of Virat Kohli and company

Australia completed a 2-0 sweep of the two-match series against the Men in Blue. 

Mar 01, 2019, 12:14 PM IST

2nd T20I: India look to avoid series loss against Australia in Bengaluru

India are 0-1 down after an inexplicably poor batting performance led to a three-wicket loss in the lung-opener in Visakhapatnam.


Feb 26, 2019, 19:16 PM IST

India vs Australia, 1st T20I: Here is the report card of Virat Kohli and company

India and Australia will play the series-deciding second and final T20I on Wednesday at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru.

Feb 26, 2019, 19:06 PM IST

We need to be more cautious about our batting: Krunal Pandya

Krunal was the best spinner in the game while pacer Jasprit Bumrah bowled brilliantly in his comeback game to take the match into the final over after a pedestrian batting performance.

Feb 26, 2019, 14:44 PM IST

MS Dhoni affects unbelievable run-out during first Australia T20I

The incident took place during the 16th over of Australia's 127-run chase when Peter Handscomb and D’Arcy Short were batting at their respective scores of 13 and 37.

Feb 25, 2019, 15:29 PM IST

Alex Carey reveals why Australia will have edge over India in T20I series

Australia will head into the T20I series against India from February 24 at ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium in Visakhapatnam. 

Feb 23, 2019, 11:55 AM IST