World Cup

It's better not to think about World Cup selection, says Dinesh Karthik

Karthik found himself out of favour as the national selectors preferred a much younger Rishabh Pant for the reserve wicketkeeper's slot in the final five ODIs against Australia before the World Cup.

Mar 23, 2019, 19:53 PM IST

Ravi Shastri's contract doesn't have extension clause: BCCI official

Unlike most of the big football or NBA clubs, who have a renewal or an extension clause for their coaches, the BCCI, from Anil Kumble's time as chief coach, never had that particular clause.

Mar 20, 2019, 19:29 PM IST

My workload is all about managing my bowling: Kedar Jadhav

Jadhav said it was up to individuals to handle the situation and the players need to work in tandem with the Indian team's trainers and physios as well as that of IPL franchises.

Mar 20, 2019, 17:59 PM IST

IPL will be crucial for selection of India's World Cup squad : BCCI

The race begins on March 23 as the selectors get almost a month before they lock the World Cup squad around April 20.

Mar 19, 2019, 13:19 PM IST

Workload management will be different for each player during 2019 IPL: Sachin Tendulkar

There cannot be a uniform structure for workload management during the Indian Premier League (IPL) as each and every player will have a different set of requirements,  legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar has said.

Mar 19, 2019, 11:19 AM IST

2019 Sultan Azlan Shah Cup: Indian men's hockey team eyes strong start against Japan

India begin their campaign against Japan on March 23 and will be looking to continue their winning form against the side, who they last met during the Asian Champions Trophy last year. 

Mar 18, 2019, 13:09 PM IST

No restriction on World Cup-bound Indian players' IPL participation: Virat Kohli

The 2019 edition of the IPL is slated to take place from March 23 to May 19 while India are scheduled to begin their World Cup campaign against South Africa on June 5. 

Mar 16, 2019, 23:23 PM IST

These are rumours and I will let it go: Prithvi Shaw on 'indiscipline' speculations

Prithvi had sustained the injury while fielding in a practice game and initially it was said that he would be available from the third Test onwards. 

Mar 16, 2019, 16:16 PM IST

Shane Warne reveals three spinners he enjoys watching the most

Warne doesn't like defensive bowlers in limited-overs cricket and that is the reason three of his current favourites are India's Kuldeep Yadav, Pakistan's Yasir Shah and Afghanistan's Rashid Khan, 

Mar 15, 2019, 21:44 PM IST

JP Duminy to retire from ODIs after 2019 World Cup

The 34-year-old, who retired from the longest format of the game in September 2017, confirmed that he would continue to remain available for his side for the T20 format. 

Mar 15, 2019, 21:18 PM IST

Cristiano Ronaldo recalled in Portugal squad for first time since World Cup

The 34-year-old, who is Portugal`s most capped player with 154 appearances and all-time leading scorer with 85 goals, had not been included for any games in the second half of last year.

Mar 15, 2019, 20:09 PM IST

Shane Warne says Virat Kohli a terrific leader, but MS Dhoni better in pressure situation

Warne's comments came after India slumped to a four-wicket defeat in Mohali ODI to allow Australia level the five-match series. 

Mar 12, 2019, 19:04 PM IST

Afghanistan call off proposed tour to Zimbabwe over broadcasting costs

While Zimbabwe played their last ODI match in November 2018 when they visited Bangladesh, Afghanistan settled for a 2-2 draw against Ireland in the ODI series. 

Mar 12, 2019, 15:06 PM IST

Indias no.4 slot for ICC World Cup still up for grab, believes Sourav Ganguly

On Sunday in the fourth ODI against Australia which India lost by four wickets, Test opener KL Rahul was drafted into the side, batting at No. 3 with skipper Virat Kohli batting at No.4.
 

Mar 12, 2019, 14:02 PM IST

ICC free to move T20, ODI World Cups out of India for tax exemption: BCCI

If BCCI fails to get the tax exemption, it will have to bear the tax liability in hosting the showpiece events.

Mar 05, 2019, 15:23 PM IST

India vs Australia, 2nd ODI: How the action unfolded

India clinched a nail-biting eight-run win over Australia in the second ODI Nagpur on Tuesday.

Mar 05, 2019, 12:59 PM IST

Battle for World Cup slots continue as India eye 2-0 lead in Australia ODIs

 India clinched a six-wicket win in the opening ODI against the Aaron Finch-led team to take a 1-0 lead in the series. 

Mar 04, 2019, 17:48 PM IST

Amid India-Pak World Cup clash uncertainty, BCCI to discuss ICC's stand on terrorism

In the wake of the recent Pulwama terror attack, the BCCI wrote a letter to the ICC requesting the world's cricket governing body and its member nations to boycott countries which harbour terror.

Mar 04, 2019, 12:34 PM IST

India women vs England women, 1st T20I: How the action unfolded

The England women cricket team defeated India by 41 runs in the opening T20I of the three-match series against England in Guwahati on Monday. 

Mar 04, 2019, 10:46 AM IST

Nathan Coulter-Nile backs Australia to fire with bat before ICC World Cup

Australia will look to bounce back when they play their second ODI against India on March 5 at Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Maharashtra. 

Mar 03, 2019, 10:36 AM IST