Rain brings winter chill to Delhi
The Indian cricket board elections are known for twists, turns and drama, and Monday - at the BCCI AGM in Chennai - was no different.
Nepal's national cricket team and some Australian players will take part in a 63-over cricket match to be held in Kathmandu in April in memory of late Australian cricketer Phil Hughes.
Incoming England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) chairman Colin Graves has left the door open for a return to the England side for controversial former captain Kevin Pietersen and said he must return to county cricket to champion his cause.
Veteran cricket administrator Jagmohan Dalmiya is all set to return as BCCI president more than a decade after he last held the top job, emerging as the consensus candidate from incumbent N Srinivasan's camp.
BCCI President-in-exile N Srinivasan Friday tendered an "unconditional apology" in the Supreme Court for "breaching" its direction by chairing the Board's working Committee meeting on February 8 and deciding to hold its AGM on March 2 to elect new office bearers.
The Supreme Court Monday expressed strong displeasure against N Srinivasan for presiding over the BCCI’s working committee to decide the date for the cricket body’s polls and clarified that he cannot contest the elections until Justice RM Lodha panel submitted its report to bring in transparency in the functioning of the cricket body.
India's comprehensive 130-run victory against South Africa in the World Cup match in Melbourne on Sunday came in for lot of praise from cricketers, past and present.
The Proteas might be one of the strongest sides but their much-feared bowling line-up can be put under pressure by India, writes Ian Chappell.
Former Indian captain Anil Kumble is all set to become the 77th member of the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame after his name is inducted in the prestigious list during India's World Cup match against South Africa here on Sunday.
Pakistan's tainted former captain Salman Butt has apparently made his first full confession of guilt to the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) in the infamous 2010 spot-fixing scandal.
Out of the 353 players who went under the hammer in the 2015 Indian Premier League auction on Monday, only 68 cricketers were sold and the rest of the 285 found no bidders.Here is a chart which maps all the buys during the auction:
On a day when cricketer Yuvraj Singh was picked up by Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Delhi Daredevils for a whopping Rs 16 crore, his father Yograj Singh targeted skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni over his son's omission from India's 2015 World Cup squad.
Left-hand all-rounder Yuvraj Singh and wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik were sold for big bucks in the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction held on Monday ahead of the eighth season.
Former India captain Sourav Ganguly does not think Indian bowling would lack any bite in absence of senior most speedster Ishant Sharma who has been ruled out of the Cricket World Cup because of a knee injury.
No matter what the heart says, the head is saying 'No'. The team has a very weak bowling attack and the batting is very dependent on Virat Kohli.