Cricket

  • Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli
    May 06, 2015 11:04 IST

    Old rivals Kohli and Johnson faceoff in RCB vs KXIP

    Virat Kohli and Mitchell Johnson were at daggers drawn all through the southern hemisphere summer, when India toured Australia. It produced a riveting contest on and off the field.

  • Rohit Sharma
    May 05, 2015 19:49 IST

    Mumbai Indians beat Delhi Daredevils, jump to 4th spot

    Mumbai Indians take on Delhi Daredevils at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai.

  • Chennai Super Kings owner N Srinivasan
    May 05, 2015 12:46 IST

    N Srinivasan's gay son accuses father of holding him captive: Report

    Ashwin reportedly told the DNA newspaper that he and and his partner Avi Mukherjee were being held captive in the First Avenue neighbourhood of the Madras Boat Club near his father's residence in Chennai.

  • May 05, 2015 11:07 IST

    Cricketers' body: Playing in Pakistan an 'unacceptable risk'

    Foreign cricket teams touring Pakistan still face an "unacceptable risk," the international players' body said as Zimbabwe prepares to become the first full ICC member nation to play in the country since a deadly gun attack targeted visiting players six years ago.

  • Tamim Iqbal
    May 05, 2015 11:21 IST

    Buoyant Bangladesh eye maiden Test win over Pakistan

    Bangladesh hope to build on their new-found confidence by securing their first-ever Test victory over Pakistan when the second and final match starts in Dhaka on Wednesday.

  • England's Jonathan Trott retires from international cricket
    May 05, 2015 01:34 IST

    England's Jonathan Trott retires from international cricket

    Trott only returned to the England side last month following an extended break from the game due to a stress-related illness but scored a meagre 72 runs, including three ducks, at an average of just 12 in the three-test series against West Indies.

  • Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) Umesh Yadav IPL
    May 05, 2015 00:47 IST

    All-round KKR ease to win against SRH at Eden Gardens

    Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) notched up a comprehensive 35-run victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in the Indian Premier League (IPL) at Kolkata's Eden Gardens on Monday.

  • Virat Kohli
    May 04, 2015 21:31 IST

    Bravo, Nehra brilliance chokes RCB; CSK regain top spot

    A sensational bowling effort by Chennai Super Kings saw them defend a modest total as they crushed Royal Challengers Bangalore by 24 runs to regain their position at the top of the table in the Indian Premier League.

  • Anamul Haque
    May 04, 2015 23:01 IST

    BCCI agrees to India's tour of Bangladesh in June

    India will undertake a short tour of Bangladesh next month to play one Test match and three one-day internationals, the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) said on Monday.

  • Darren Bravo
    May 04, 2015 17:07 IST

    Bravo, Blackwood take West Indies to win in 3rd Test against England

    West Indies defied the odds and a wearing pitch to complete a series-levelling five-wicket victory over England on the third day of the third and final Test on Sunday.

  • West Indies player Dwayne Bravo
    May 04, 2015 14:21 IST

    'DJ' Bravo lives up to name, cricketer turns music composer

    Chennai Super Kings cricketer Dwayne Bravo likes to unwind by composing music when he's not on the field. The West Indian cricketer is also in awe with Indian music and has launched his latest single "Chalo Chalo", which he terms as an "achievement in that (sphere)".

  • Kolkata Knight Riders players celebrate.
    May 04, 2015 11:32 IST

    IPL: Weather-beaten KKR gear up for SRH return

    No one would understand the frustration of being forced to be a part of rainaffected games more than defending champions Kolkata Knight Riders. Of the four rain-hit matches in the IPL this season, they have featured in three.

  • Chennai Super Kings Ashish Nehra MS Dhoni Delhi Daredevils IPL 2015 CSK DD
    May 04, 2015 11:19 IST

    CSK vs RCB: Up against Virat Kohli and Co., history favours Dhoni’s men

    The hosts, CSK, lost two matches on the trot but are still table toppers. The visitors, RCB, had a poor start but have slowly gained in confidence. After demolishing KKR at home, they are eager to change their fortunes in a city which hasn’t been kind to them.

  • Ajinkya Rahane
    May 04, 2015 00:19 IST

    Royals beat Daredevils to put campaign back on track

    Ajinkya Rahane (91 in 54 balls) and Karun Nair (61 from 38 balls) helped Rajasthan Royals (RR) register their sixth win of the season, beating Delhi Daredevils (DD) by 14 runs in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2015 encounter at the Brabourne Stadium in Mumbai on Sunday.

  • Lendl Simmons
    May 03, 2015 20:32 IST

    MI beat KXIP by 23 runs for third consecutive win in IPL 8

    Opening batsmen Lendl Simmons (71 in 56 balls) and Parthiv Patel (59 in 36 balls) helped Mumbai Indians (MI) register their third consecutive victory, beating Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) by 23 runs in an Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter in Mohali on Sunday.