Cricket

  • Jagmohan Dalmiya
    Apr 25, 2015 01:00 IST

    HT Exclusive: Player ethics code needs to be enforced, says Dalmiya

    Jagmohan Dalmiya had held the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president's post in 2004 and few expected the veteran cricket administrator to return to the top position. But events triggered by the Supreme Court verdict on the IPL spot-fixing scandal saw his comeback in March.

  • Royal Challengers Bangalore Skipper Virat Kohli.
    Apr 25, 2015 00:14 IST

    Virat Kohli under watch for his behaviour, BCCI chief Dalmiya tells HT

    Virat Kohli - cricket's latest bad boy who kicked up a fuss during the World Cup with his rant at a Hindustan Times journalist - will be on notice for his behaviour, Indian board president Jagmohan Dalmiya has said.

  • Virat Kohli Mitchell Starc Royal Challengers Bangalore RCB IPL
    Apr 24, 2015 23:52 IST

    IPL 2015: Kohli, Starc take RCB to nine-wicket win over RR

    Skipper Virat Kohli blasted his second successive fifty and pacer Mitchell Starc picked up three wickets as Royal Challengers Bangalore notched up a comprehensive nine-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals in their IPL encounter in Ahmedabad on Friday.

  • Shakib Al Hasan
    Apr 25, 2015 04:58 IST

    Bangladesh record first T20 win over Pakistan

    Pakistan's miserable tour of Bangladesh continued as the hosts recorded their first-ever Twenty20 win over their rivals with a seven-wicket romp in Dhaka on Friday.

  • Cricket
    Apr 24, 2015 17:36 IST

    Another tragedy on cricket field: 6-year-old dies in Hyderabad

    A six-year-old boy died after a ball hit him hard on the chest during a cricket match in Munsurabad area here, police said on Friday.

  • Sunil Narine
    Apr 24, 2015 18:44 IST

    KKR star Sunil Narine reported again for suspect bowling action

    West Indies spinner Sunil Narine has again been reported for a suspect illegal bowling action by the on-field umpires during Kolkata Knight Riders' away IPL match against Sunrisers Hyderabad on April 22.

  • Sachin Tendulkar 42nd birthday
    Apr 25, 2015 02:55 IST

    Wishes galore on social media for Sachin Tendulkar on birthday

    Birthday wishes of current and former colleagues poured in on social media as iconic cricketer Sachin Tendulkar turned 42 on Friday.

  • Chennai Super Kings Ashish Nehra MS Dhoni Delhi Daredevils IPL 2015 CSK DD
    Apr 24, 2015 17:07 IST

    IPL still going strong on Twitter in its second week; CSK most popular team

    The eighth season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) is still topping the Twitter charts in its second week, although there was a small dip in engagement when compared to the start of the tournament.

  • Glenn Maxwell
    Apr 24, 2015 13:13 IST

    With runs drying up, KXIP’s Maxwell is running out of time

    Glenn Maxwell was the impact player for Kings XI Punjab in their most successful IPL season last year as the Aussie single-handedly saw his team home on many occasions in the initial stages.

  • Sachin bows out
    Apr 23, 2015 23:38 IST

    Happy Birthday Sachin Tendulkar, your fans haven't really moved on

    Many happy returns Sachin Tendulkar on turning 42. There was a huge temptation to turn this into another stats-driven piece on you; for a few minutes we even looked up the relevance of the number 42 in your career.

  • Royal Challengers Bangalore Skipper Virat Kohli.
    Apr 24, 2015 11:34 IST

    Batting big guns give chokers RCB the blues, face tough RR clash

    Royal Challengers Bangalore have been the perennial underachievers in the Indian Premier League. With no silverware in their trophy cabinet, the Bangalore franchise, despite a formidable squad at their disposal, have somehow always managed to find ways to falter.

  • Apr 23, 2015 20:06 IST

    Mohammed Shami officially ruled out of IPL 8

    The BCCI on Thursday officially confirmed that India's pace spearhead Mohammed Shami has been ruled out of the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL) due to a knee injury sustained during the ICC Cricket World Cup last month.

  • Zaheer Khan
    Apr 23, 2015 12:01 IST

    IPL injury woes: Zaheer Khan's body gives in, again

    Zaheer Khan’s attempt at a comeback ended rather tamely after about 40 minutes of practice, divided equally between stretching and bowling. With his left leg strapped, he hurried into a makeshift tent soon after. And noticing that the media was watching, he immediately drew the curtains.

  • Ashish nehra
    Apr 23, 2015 00:34 IST

    Nehra, Raina star in CSK's 27-run win over RCB

    Veteran Ashish Nehra dished out a brilliant spell of pace bowling after Suresh Raina's batting heroics as Chennai Super Kings recorded a comfortable 27-run victory over Royal Challengers Bangalore in their IPL cricket match here on Wednesday.

  • David Warner Sunrisers Hyderabad
    Apr 22, 2015 21:59 IST

    Warner powers SRH to 16-run win over KKR via D/L method

    Skipper David Warner led from the front with a blistering 91 as Sunrisers Hyderabad defeated defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders by 16 runs via Duckworth-Lewis method in a rain-truncated match of the Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket tournament in Visakhapatnam on Wednesday.