Cricket

  • Corey Anderson Mumbai Indians IPL 2015
    Apr 20, 2015 00:00 IST

    Clinical Mumbai Indians register first win in IPL 8 against RCB

    Mumbai Indians produced a clinical performance to beat Royal Challengers Bangalore by 18 runs in a high-scoring affair and register their maiden win in this year's Indian Premier League in Bengaluru on Sunday.

  • Chhurim Sherpa
    Apr 19, 2015 19:29 IST

    Phil Hughes' bat, jerseys to be taken atop Mount Everest

    Chhurim, who is the first woman to climb the 8,850 metre (29,035 feet) Everest summit twice in a week, will take a cricket bat and two jerseys belonging to deceased Australian cricketer Phil Hughes to the summit as a mark of tribute to the player.

  • Shane Watson
    Apr 19, 2015 20:03 IST

    Royals trounce CSK by 8 wickets, register 5th straight IPL win

    A rampaging Rajasthan Royals thrashed Chennai Super Kings by eight wickets as openers Shane Watson and Ajinkya Rahane hit strokeful half-centuries to help the team register its fifth straight win in this season of the IPL on Sunday.

  • Mathew Sinclair
    Apr 19, 2015 19:04 IST

    Former New Zealand cricketer Matthew Sinclair missing

    Former New Zealand cricketer Mathew Sinclair sparked a manhunt when he was found missing after a domestic incident.

  • Delhi Daredevils skipper JP Duminy
    Apr 19, 2015 00:24 IST

    Captain Duminy leads the Daredevils’ charge

    This match didn’t quite go along expected lines. There was no marauding from David Warner and Shikhar Dhawan. Yuvraj Singh was sedate. Last match’s hero Mayank Agarwal could only score one and out of nowhere Trent Boult was dropped in favour of Dale Steyn who worked wonders.

  • David Miller of Kings XI Punjab.
    Apr 18, 2015 13:12 IST

    Maxwell, Miller on short fuse ahead of KXIP vs KKR clash

    Glenn Maxwell has entertained, and frustrated, the fans, his team and himself. A couple of slog sweeps, a scoop and an inside edge boundary were all there in the 14 deliveries faced across three games that have fetched 28 runs. But normally his success percentage is far better.

  • Delhi Daredevils player Yuvraj Singh.
    Apr 18, 2015 12:26 IST

    Daredevils, Sunrisers chase elusive stability in IPL clash

    One thing the Indian Premier League has shown time and again is that success goes hand in hand with a settled team core and a captain who knows his players inside out.

  • English fast bowler James Anderson.
    Apr 18, 2015 11:57 IST

    WI dampen Anderson triumph, draw first Test against England

    James Anderson became England's leading wicket-taker in Test history but celebration of the historic milestone could not be complemented by a team triumph as the West Indies hung on for a draw on the final day of the first Test at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua on Wednesday.

  • Dwayne Smith
    Apr 18, 2015 00:19 IST

    Smith, McCullum fire CSK to third straight IPL win

    Openers Dwayne Smith and Brendon McCullum shared a breathtaking 109-run stand off 44 balls as Chennai Super Kings outplayed Mumbai Indians by six wickets for their third straight win in the IPL cricket tournament here today.

  • Tamim Iqbal
    Apr 17, 2015 22:40 IST

    Bangladesh end 16-year ODI drought against Pak, win by 79 runs

    Tamim Iqbal and Mushfiqur Rahim struck centuries as Bangladesh ended its win drought against Pakistan. It was Bangladesh's first win over Pakistan since 1999.

  • Rohit Sharma Mumbai Indians IPL 2015
    Apr 17, 2015 17:33 IST

    Eight days of IPL 8: Here are the teams winning Twitter race

    There were concerns that an IPL taking place right after the Cricket World Cup might be affected by viewer fatigue. But the Twitter engagement generated in the first 10 games of the tournament suggests otherwise.

  • Ravindra Jadeja during the Cricket World Cup.
    Apr 17, 2015 12:28 IST

    Jadeja aims to end WC woes, eyes IPL to regain form

    The 26-year-old will be hoping what he achieved at the nets translates on to the field. It hasn’t been a pleasant ride for Jadeja the past season. The support though has not waned. Be it India or CSK, Jadeja has been in demand.

  • Delhi Daredevils' Nathan Coulter-Nile.
    Apr 17, 2015 13:08 IST

    Coulter-Nile, a journey from a pen pusher to T20 star

    Nathan Coulter-Nile shaped the ball away from Murali Vijay. He repeated it with added bounce against Virender Sehwag. The Kings XI Punjab batsmen were squared up but were grateful to survive.

  • English bowler Stuart Broad.
    Apr 17, 2015 13:45 IST

    England in control despite WI resistance in first Test, day 4 update

    England worked themselves into a winning position despite a strong West Indies resistance in their second innings on the fourth day of the first Test at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua on Thursday.

  • Saurav Ganguly
    Apr 17, 2015 12:10 IST

    Hearing this for the first time: Ganguly on Team India coaching job links

    Even as Sourav Ganguly expressed surprise when asked about taking over the reins as coach of Team India, BCCI president Jagmohan Dalmiya on Thursday kept the speculation alive.