- Jul 25, 2015 18:17 IST
After being cleared of all charges of spot fixing by a Delhi court on Saturday, former India pacer S Sreesanth and two others, Ajit Chandila and Ankeet Chavan found it tough to control their emotions and said they were desperate to make a comeback to the game after two years of ignominy.
- Jul 25, 2015 16:31 IST
Although the first cricket Test match between Bangladesh and South Africa ended in a draw after rain washed out play on Friday and Saturday, Proteas pacer Dale Steyn made the most of the incessant downpour, joining some locals outside his hotel in Chittagong for a game of football.
- Jul 24, 2015 18:26 IST
Bowling with a remodelled action, Pragyan Ojha picked up an impressive five-wicket haul as India A bowled out Australia A for 268 before extending their lead to 154 runs by the end of the third day's play in the first unofficial cricket Test, in Chennai on Friday.
- Jul 24, 2015 12:15 IST
BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur defended Sundar Raman continuing as the Indian Premier League Chief Operating Officer (COO) on Thursday. "There is no verdict against him. There is an inquiry going on. See, when we took over, there was an inquiry against these two teams (CSK and RR) as well," Thakur said.
- Jul 23, 2015 20:10 IST
Former India captain Sunil Gavaskar on Thursday said young left-arm spinner Axar Patel was not Test cricket material, and was at best "a roller of the ball" who was very much predictable.
- Jul 22, 2015 23:19 IST
Ahmed Shehzad smashed 95 off 90 balls as Pakistan thrashed below-par Sri Lanka by seven wickets in the fourth one-day match in Colombo on Wednesday to clinch the five-match series.
- Jul 22, 2015 22:07 IST
Opener Lokesh Rahul missed out on a hundred, while captain Cheteshwar Pujara struck a solid fifty to take India A to 221 for six on a rain-affected day one of the first 'unofficial' cricket Test against Australia A, here on Wednesday.
- Jul 22, 2015 10:39 IST
Former Australian pace spearhead Brett Lee’s creative side has always made news, even when he was making records on the cricket field. The ex-crickter is now set for the release of his debut film, in an upcoming Indo-Australian project, alongside actor Tannistha Chatterjee.
- Jul 22, 2015 07:42 IST
Dhoni as the captain is a major stakeholder in trust fans have in team. He has to be held accountable.
- Jul 21, 2015 18:04 IST
Bangladesh left-arm quick Mustafizur Rahman, who broke through in devastating style in ODIs last month against India, proved equally effective in Test cricket whites against South Africa on Tuesday. Rahman took 4-37 on debut and just missed a hat-trick as South Africa were bowled out for 248 on the first day of the first Test on Tuesday.
- Jul 20, 2015 01:19 IST
Claiming he is a victim of racism, off-spinner Prosper Utseya has, in a letter to Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC), levelled a string of allegations against the cricket body's managing director Alistair Campbell. In the letter addressed to ZC chairman Wilson Manase, Utseya accused Campbell of having a "personal agenda" against him which influenced his non-selection (in the playing XI) at the recent World Cup, ESPNcricinfo reported on Saturday.
- Jul 19, 2015 22:51 IST
A rampant Australian pace attack ripped out a feeble England for 103 to seal a crushing 405-run win in the second Ashes Test at Lord's on Sunday and level the series at 1-1. It was Australia's third-highest victory margin over England in Tests and England's fourth heaviest loss by runs to any team.
- Jul 19, 2015 22:03 IST
Indian captain Ajinkya Rahane rued his side's failure with the bat in the second T20 International against Zimbabwe on Sunday, but said he was happy with the overall performance of the team on the tour. "We did not bat well today, we accept that. We lost wickets continuously. That's why pressure was built. It's disappointing to lose the game today," Rahane said after India lost the second T20 cricket match by 10 runs to share the series 1-1 with Zimbabwe.
- Jul 18, 2015 15:29 IST
In his 16-year career, former Indian cricketer Rahul Dravid — referred by many as ‘The Wall’ — built a reputation as a masterful batsman and an authoritative figure at the crease. While the batting maestro’s performance spoke volumes about his grit, Dravid himself was known to be a reserved man.
- Jul 18, 2015 01:23 IST
Former India skipper Rahul Dravid on Friday shared his views on the ban slapped on IPL teams Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals, saying it will affect young players, but the verdict of the Supreme Court-appointed Justice Lodha commitee has to be respected. "It is disappointing that sometimes actions of one or two people can have an impact for so many people. Generally, in a situation like this, it is the bottom of the pyramid who are the most affected."