India are scheduled to tour West Indies in August and Kohli is making full use of the break to keep himself fit and hungry ahead of the Caribbean series.
On Friday Allan Donald became the third Protea and the first bowler from the country to make it to the elite club. He is also the first South African from the post-apartheid era to be bestowed with this honour.
Prithu Gupta’s achievement came 31 years after Viswanathan Anand had become India’s first Grandmaster.
The new rule will come into effect with the World Test Championship, which begins with Ashes 2019 starting August 1.
Sri Lanka cricket was in crisis when Hathurusingha was appointed in December 2017, after a successful three-year spell in charge of Bangladesh.
De Villiers hammered Essex bowlers all around the park and he slammed 88 runs off just 43 balls to guide Middlesex to an impressive victory.
Sachin Tendulkar became the sixth Indian cricketer to be inducted in ICC’s Hall of Fame after the likes of Sunil Gavaskar, BS Bedi, Kapil Dev, Anil Kumble and Rahul Dravid.
Sachin Tendulkar was inducted along side South African pace legend Allan Donald and two-time World Cup-winning Australian woman cricketer Cathryn Fitzpatrick.
Emery had labelled Laurent as an ‘important player’ earlier this week but has now openly admitted Koscielny could leave.
A Youcef Belaili goal gave Algeria a 1-0 win when the countries met in the group stage, but this time there is no second chance with Cup of Nations immortality awaiting the victor.
At its annual conference in London, ICC confirmed that concussion substitutes will come into effect in the international cricket from August 1.
Gambhir believes that its time to brood youngsters into the team, looking forward to the World Cup in 2023. Gambhir cited the example Dhoni, who had phased out players like Virender Sehwag, Gambhir and Sachin Tendulkar before the CB Series in Australia.
Stokes was born in New Zealand but moved to England when he was 12. Stokes’ father Gerard played in the rugby league for the Kiwis.
Mikel won 89 caps and scored six goals between 2005 and 2019 for the Super Eagles during which he won a winners’ medal at the 2013 Africa Cup in South Africa.
‘Last year, in some of the knockout matches, there was some flak on umpires because there were some terrible howlers.’
46-year-old Tendulkar is regarded the greatest to have played the game along with Sir Donald Bradman and remains the top run-accumulator in both Tests and ODIs.
Lessons for India also contained , oddly, in a comment from Ravi Shastri hailing Kane Williamson for carrying himself with ‘dignity and grace’ during the controversy surrounding England’s dodgy victory.
The fate of this season’s I-League may be unknown but should negotiations be successful, the champions of the 2017-18 edition could fetch between Rs12-18 crore which is close to the annual fee paid by some franchises in the Indian Super League (ISL).
Zimbabwe Cricket was suspended by the International Cricket Council on Thursday over a failure to provide a process for free elections and to ensure there was no government interference.
Business has been brisk for street hawkers selling flags and soccer shirts, while community dance groups are urging people to join in what could be the biggest party atmosphere seen in west African nation.
The CoA has cited the new constitution of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) while issuing this directive, one which could sour relations between the selection committee and the board’s office-bearers.
Srikanth Kidambi was knocked out of the Indonesia Open tournament after he faced a 17-21, 19-21 defeat at the hands of Hong Kong’s Ng Ka Long Angus.
Pakistan have not hosted a single Test on its soil ever since the infamous terrorist attack on a Sri Lanka team bus in Lahore in 2009.
Sarabjot’s effort meant that India swept both the men’s and women’s 10m air pistol crowns with 14-year-old Esha Singh winning the women’s event on Wednesday.
The meeting was scheduled for Friday but change in rule as per new constitution of BCCI, required requisite changes in legal paperwork.
Ritu Phogat’s move from wrestling to MMA was not surprise for her family, but for the larger wrestling fraternity it was unexpected.
Dubki King Pardeep Narwal, all-rounder Vikas Jaglan and defender Jawahar Dagar were the three players retained by the franchise as they have put the faith in new faces in the squad.
MS Dhoni, whose finishing abilities with the bat has been on the wane,has been the centre of discussion amid speculation that the Jharkhand player is contemplating retirement even though he hasn’t spoken about it till now.
The club unveiled Hermoso at their Wandsa Metropolitano stadium in the same press conference where they introduced England right-back Kieran Tripper, bought the day before from Tottenham for a reported 22 million euros.
Shikhar Dhawan picked up his bat after he was nominated for the viral Bottle Cap Challenge by former India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh.
Amir Khan, the British boxer of Pakistan origin, has expressed a desire to lock horns with Olympic bronze-medallist Vijender Singh a number of times but the bout has not materialised yet.
Out of 637 golfers from 40 counties that participated in the tournament, Arjun secured the first position with a total of 199 strokes in the three-day final.
The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) last month threatened to boycott the 2022 CWG in Birmingham if shooting is not included, something the National Rifle Association of India (NRAI) also talked about last year.
Azharuddin played 99 Test matches for India and one point held the record for the most number of runs in one-day internationals, before compatriot Sachin Tendulkar broke his record.
Sindhu, seeded fifth, slugged it out for one hour and two minutes to get the better of Blichfeldt 21-14 17-21 21-11 in a second-round encounter.
With England finally winning their maiden World Cup title earlier this month, Piers Morgan has renewed his rivalry with Virender Sehwag as he unearthed the old tweet.
Ramkumar Ramanathan, who was a runner-up here last year but played as a Qualifier this year, lost 6-7(5) 0-6 to the French fourth seed and world number 48.
PT Usha is one of the greatest sprinters to have come out of India and is often called the “queen of track and field”.
This brings the curtains down on Australian Tom Moody’s 7-year long tenure as head coach of the franchise during which he guided the team to IPL triumph in the year 2016. Bayliss has earlier coached the Kolkata Knight Riders to two IPL titles.
During overseas tours, the administrative manager will convene the meetings, in case required, to announce teams.
The team travels to West Indies - 3 T20Is, 3 ODIs are scheduled to be played and this is India’s chance to be fearless. Give the young players the chance to ‘express’ themselves, step back and see them handle whatever international cricket throws at them.
At this stage, the pathology report has come all clear and he is ready to commentate in the Ashes beginning with the first Test at Birmingham on August 1.
The fee for De Ligt, 19, makes him Juventus’ third most expensive signing in their history after the 105 million euros they paid for Cristiano Ronaldo and the 90-million-euro transfer of Gonzalo Higuain.
Boult, who claimed 17 wickets in the showpiece and was among the star performers for the runner-ups, landed back in the country amid questions on how the Black Caps are coping after losing their second successive World Cup final.
An official privy to the developments has come out to dismiss the Virat Kohli-Rohit Sharma rift rumours as ‘absolute nonsense.’
Arsenal beat Bayern Munich 2-1 at California on Wednesday
Mayweather is believed to have earned an estimated $300 million from the points victory over Pacquiao, which remains the most lucrative fight in history and generated more than $600 million revenue.
The MSK Prasad-led selection committee will meet in Mumbai on Friday to select the Indian sides for the West Indies tour slated to begin from August 3.
The rule that made New Zealand losers in Sunday’s epic match at Lord’s, based on which team had hit more boundaries is an asinine regulation, lapsing in cricket logic and justice. It should be banished forthwith.
Trent Boult revealed that it was only when the equation came down to three runs off two balls, did the on-field umpires informed him that there will be a Super Over if scores are level in the ICC World Cup 2019 final.