World Cup

Michael Clarke, wife Kyly announce divorce after 7 years of marriage

Former Australia captain Michael Clarke and his wife Kyly have announced their divorce after seven years of marriage.

Feb 13, 2020, 14:16 PM IST

DNA: How a teen panipuri seller became a cricket star, Under 19 World Cup

Teen panipuri seller Yashasvi Jaiswal has become the second-highest run-scorer for India in Under-19 World Cup after Shikhar Dhawan. Yashasvi Jaiswal was named the player of the series after he finished on top of the run chart in 2020 Under-19 World Cup. I this segment of DNA, we will tell you how Yashasvi from a panipuri seller became a cricket star.

Feb 10, 2020, 23:56 PM IST

Cricket 2019 in review: A look at the top moments

International cricket witnessed a lot of exciting performances in 2019, with many records tumbling and history being created. From England winning their maiden International Cricket Council (ICC) World Cup title to the introduction of the ICC Test Championship, 2019 was full of action.

Dec 31, 2019, 20:04 PM IST

IPL performance will decide MS Dhoni's WT20 chances: Anil Kumble

The spin legend, who was MS Dhoni's predecessor as captain of the Indian Test team, said that the management should be exploring specialist wicket-takers as opposed to looking at all-rounders.

Dec 31, 2019, 10:31 AM IST

Sarfaraz Ahmed will not find place in Pakistan team: Shoaib Akhtar

The 'Rawalpindi Express' had also termed the 32-year-old as a "brainless captain" following Pakistan's defeat to India in the Round-Robin stage of the World Cup.

Oct 19, 2019, 13:26 PM IST

Ben Stokes' wife rubbishes reports of England cricketer choking her

An English daily had published photographs in which Stokes could be seen having his hand on his wife`s face during an award ceremony.

Oct 09, 2019, 12:46 PM IST

England's Sarah Taylor bids adieu to international cricket

England wicket-keeper Sarah Taylor has called time on her international career, a statement from the England Cricket Board said.

Sep 27, 2019, 18:27 PM IST

Jofra Archer awarded Test, white ball contract by ECB

Archer played an instrumental role in England's win in the 50-over World Cup for the first time by taking 20 wickets, the most by an Englishman at a single World Cup.
 

Sep 20, 2019, 17:20 PM IST

Kagiso Rabada not losing sleep over rise of Jasprit Bumrah, Jofra Archer

Rabada will be one of South Africa's key weapons in their tour to India. The first of the three T20s in on September 3 and that will be followed by three Tests.
 

Sep 08, 2019, 16:00 PM IST

Euro 2020 qualifier: Harry Kane nets hat-trick as England romp past Bulgaria

Kane opened the scoring after 24 minutes and struck home two penalties after the break as well as providing the assist for Raheem Sterling to get on the scoresheet.

Sep 08, 2019, 10:02 AM IST

World Cup-winning rugby star Springbok Chester Williams dies aged 49

The death of the jinking winger, who scored 14 tries in 27 appearances for the Springboks, including four in a single test, comes just weeks before the World Cup kicks off in Japan. 

Sep 07, 2019, 12:23 PM IST

Former Indian women's captain Mithali Raj bids adieu to T20I cricket

Mithali was also the captain in India women’s first-ever T20I played in Derby back in 2006.

Sep 03, 2019, 14:29 PM IST

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

In a first in Test cricket, Ashes jerseys to have players' names, numbers

ODI and T20I jerseys have had personalisation on their backs since a long time, but Test matches had to wait for this change.

Jul 23, 2019, 13:28 PM IST

Tim Paine expects injured Usman Khawaja to be 'fully fit' ahead of first Ashes Test

Khawaja sustained a hamstring strain during Australia's surprising 10-run defeat at the hands of South Africa in their last group stage clash of the 2019 ICC World Cup at Old Trafford in Manchester on July 6.

Jul 22, 2019, 10:51 AM IST

English Premier League braced for VAR controversies during debut season

VAR has been used in a number of high-profile competitions including the World Cup and Champions League in recent months, but the technology has received mixed reviews from players and coaches as well as frustrating fans.

Jul 20, 2019, 23:59 PM IST

ICC World Cup 2019, England's report card: Trophy taken but only just

It may have been a long wait but England finally won their maiden 50-over World Cup to stamp their class on international cricket.

Jul 17, 2019, 13:33 PM IST

England win Cricket World Cup in super over

England have become the first men’s side to win the World Cup after beating New Zealand in an epic final.

Jul 15, 2019, 08:58 AM IST

Africa Cup of Nations: Algeria need to turn form book upside down against Nigeria

Algeria twice beat Nigeria at the 1990 tournament -- 5-1 in the group stage and 1-0 in the final -- on the only occasion that they won the title.

Jul 13, 2019, 16:40 PM IST

Virat Kohli fails to deliver in a knockout match yet again, averages just 12.16 in 6 do-or-die ties

Kohli has played six World Cup knockout matches so far and has scored a total of 73 runs in them. His batting average in these matches is 12.16 and strike rate 56.15.

Jul 12, 2019, 11:35 AM IST