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File image of Steve Smith(Action Images via Reuters)

The Bradmanesque and the Smithsonian

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Aditya Iyer (Chief Cricket Writer)
UPDATED ON SEP 17, 2019 08:58 AM IST
What is it about Smith’s technique that has allowed him to transform from the attacking, more-or-less conventional basher he once was to the Bradmanesque figure he cuts today?
England's Jofra Archer celebrates with England's Ben Stokes after taking the wicket of Australia's Marnus Labuschagne.(AP)
England's Jofra Archer celebrates with England's Ben Stokes after taking the wicket of Australia's Marnus Labuschagne.(AP)

Ben Stokes and Jofra Archer promise bright England Test future

London | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON SEP 16, 2019 05:11 PM IST
England’s focus on white-ball cricket paid off handsomely when they became world champions for the first time in July, beating New Zealand in a dramatic final.
Image for representation(Getty Images)
Image for representation(Getty Images)

After 867 overs: Bowler delivers first no ball of Test career, denied wicket

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 18, 2019 05:18 PM IST
This slip did not come back to haunt England as Jack Leach scalped 4 wickets along with Stuart Broad to hand the hosts a commanding victory by 135 runs.
England's Joe Root, left, and Australia's Tim Paine hold the trophy during the presentation ceremony(AP)
England's Joe Root, left, and Australia's Tim Paine hold the trophy during the presentation ceremony(AP)

Ashes 2019: England-Australia draw series 2-2, history repeats after 47 years

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 16, 2019 09:11 AM IST
After being set a target of 399, Australia was bundled out for 263 runs in the final innings. Matthew Wade was the top-scorer for Aussies as he played a knock of 117 runs whereas Stuart Broad scalped four wickets for England.
England's Joe Root celebrates with teammates after taking a catch to dismiss Australia's Josh Hazlewood.(Action Images via Reuters)
England's Joe Root celebrates with teammates after taking a catch to dismiss Australia's Josh Hazlewood.(Action Images via Reuters)

Ashes 2019: England beat Australia in final Test, level series 2-2

London | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON SEP 15, 2019 11:41 PM IST
England beat Australia by 135 runs in the fifth and final Ashes test at the Oval on Sunday to draw the series 2-2.
England's Joe Root, left, celebrates with teammates after winning the fifth Ashes Test.(AP)
England's Joe Root, left, celebrates with teammates after winning the fifth Ashes Test.(AP)

England vs Australia, Ashes 2019 5th Test Day 4 at Oval Highlights: England win by 135 runs to level series 2-2

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 15, 2019 10:56 PM IST
ENG vs AUS: England pulled off a 135-run win over Australia as they bundled out the visitors for 263 in 399-run chase.
Australia cricketer Steve Smith reacts during second day of 5th Ashes Test.(Action Images via Reuters)
Australia cricketer Steve Smith reacts during second day of 5th Ashes Test.(Action Images via Reuters)

Ashes 2019: Steve Smith reacts after Jonny Bairstow tricks him into diving at Oval

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 14, 2019 02:09 PM IST
England vs Australia: Steve Smith (80), who was dismissed for his lowest score in the series, helped visitors post 225 runs on the second day after England were all-out for 294.
England's Jason Roy looks dejected after his wicket is taken by Australia's Pat Cummins.(Action Images via Reuters)
England's Jason Roy looks dejected after his wicket is taken by Australia's Pat Cummins.(Action Images via Reuters)

Ashes 2019: England drop Jason Roy for final Test at Oval

London | By Reuters
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2019 08:05 PM IST
Jason Roy is one of two changes to the side that lost the fourth test at Old Trafford on Sunday, with bowler Craig Overton also missing out.
England's Joe Root walks after losing his wicket.(Action Images via Reuters)
England's Joe Root walks after losing his wicket.(Action Images via Reuters)

Joe Root under ‘no pressure’ despite Ashes failure, says Trevor Bayliss

London | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2019 08:21 AM IST
Australia lead the five-match series 2-1 with one Test to go, meaning they are certain to retain the urn because they are the Ashes holders.
File image of Steve Smith(Action Images via Reuters)
File image of Steve Smith(Action Images via Reuters)

Ashes 2019: How to combat Steve Smith-threat - Stats reveal

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2019 08:21 AM IST
The devil, as they say, is in the details and England need to realise that this is the one window of opportunity they need to capitalise on when action resumes at the Oval.
Australia's Steve Smith celebrates his century.(Action Images via Reuters)
Australia's Steve Smith celebrates his century.(Action Images via Reuters)

Ashes 2019: Steve Smith on verge of breaking 43-year-old record in Test cricket

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2019 08:22 AM IST
Steve Smith is currently 159 runs away from becoming the batsman with the highest number of runs from four matches in a series.
England's Ben Stokes reacts.(Action Images via Reuters)
England's Ben Stokes reacts.(Action Images via Reuters)

Unchanged England to assess Ben Stokes’ bowling fitness for Ashes finale

London | By AFP
UPDATED ON SEP 09, 2019 05:21 PM IST
Ben Stokes, England’s vice-captain, did not bowl in Australia’s second innings at Old Trafford following a shoulder injury sustained during his 11th over in the tourists’ first innings.
England's Joe Root looks dejected after Australia win the match and retain the Ashes.(Action Images via Reuters)
England's Joe Root looks dejected after Australia win the match and retain the Ashes.(Action Images via Reuters)

Joe Root says Test defeat ‘hard to take’ as Australia retain Ashes

Manchester | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON SEP 08, 2019 11:44 PM IST
England, set a huge target of 383 to win at Old Trafford, were bowled out for 197 following some spirited lower-order defiance.
Australia's Steve Smith celebrates wining the match and retaining the Ashes.(Action Images via Reuters)
Australia's Steve Smith celebrates wining the match and retaining the Ashes.(Action Images via Reuters)

Steve Smith says ‘amazing’ feeling to retain Ashes

Manchester | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON SEP 08, 2019 11:40 PM IST
England, set a huge second-innings target of 383 to win, were bowled out for 197 following some spirited lower-order defiance, putting Australia 2-1 up in the five-Test series ahead of next week’s finale at the Oval.
File image of Hanuma Vihari(Getty Images)
File image of Hanuma Vihari(Getty Images)

How Manan Vohra’s injured thumb turned Hanuma Vihari’s career around

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON AUG 29, 2019 05:22 PM IST
In his short career so far, Vihari has been shunted up the order to open and he has also been shuffled around the middle-order.
England's captain Joe Root (L) and Australia's captain Tim Paine hold the urn containing the Ashes(AFP)
England's captain Joe Root (L) and Australia's captain Tim Paine hold the urn containing the Ashes(AFP)

Michael Vaughan labels Ashes as ‘greatest sporting test’

New Delhi | By ANI
PUBLISHED ON AUG 01, 2019 02:28 PM IST
England have already named their playing XI for the match whereas Australia have remained tight-lipped over their final team.
England captain Joe Root, left, and Australia's captain Tim Paine pose with the Ashes urn before the first Ashes Test(AP)
England captain Joe Root, left, and Australia's captain Tim Paine pose with the Ashes urn before the first Ashes Test(AP)

Ashes 2019, England vs Australia: Why is the series between England and Australia called Ashes?

New Delhi | By ANI
UPDATED ON AUG 01, 2019 12:22 PM IST
England vs Australia Live Score, Ashes 2019 1st Test Day 1: England and Australia have played 346 Tests against each other in which England has managed to win 108 matches whereas Australia has won 144 matches. 94 matches between these two sides have ended in a draw.
File image of Ricky Ponting, Michael Vaughan(Getty Images)
File image of Ricky Ponting, Michael Vaughan(Getty Images)

Ashes, England vs Australia: Five memorable Ashes series

London | By AFP
PUBLISHED ON JUL 30, 2019 11:59 AM IST
England and Australia begin the latest edition of the Ashes at Edgbaston on Thursday, with the home side looking to wrestle back the urn.
England's captain Eoin Morgan lifts the World Cup trophy as England's players celebrate their win.(AFP)
England's captain Eoin Morgan lifts the World Cup trophy as England's players celebrate their win.(AFP)

ICC World Cup 2019: List of recipients of all the top honours

Hindustan Times, Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 17, 2019 08:39 AM IST
ICC announced the recipient of all the top honours from the 2019 World Cup after the tournament concluded.
Aaron Finch(Action Images via Reuters)
Aaron Finch(Action Images via Reuters)

ICC World Cup 2019 updated points table, leading run-scorers and wicket-takers

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 16, 2019 05:51 PM IST
Aaron Finch led Australia’s charge to the top of the points table with a superb century against Sri Lanka. He also became the leading run-scorer in the tournament.
Sri Lanka's Dimuth Karunaratne looks dejected as he walks off the pitch after being caught out by Glenn Maxwell.(Action Images via Reuters)
Sri Lanka's Dimuth Karunaratne looks dejected as he walks off the pitch after being caught out by Glenn Maxwell.(Action Images via Reuters)

ICC World Cup 2019: Sri Lanka snub media duties after defeat, ICC may impose sanctions

London | By PTI
UPDATED ON JUN 16, 2019 10:39 AM IST
Dimuth Karunaratne’s side were beaten by 87 runs at the Oval, leaving their hopes of progressing to the semi-finals hanging by a slender thread.
Sri Lanka vs Australia Highlights, ICC World Cup 2019(Action Images via Reuters)
Sri Lanka vs Australia Highlights, ICC World Cup 2019(Action Images via Reuters)

Sri Lanka vs Australia Highlights, ICC World Cup 2019: Finch, Starc fire Australia to 87-run win

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 15, 2019 10:40 PM IST

Sri Lanka vs Australia As it happened: Mitchell Starc ended the innings with four wickets as Australia beat Sri Lanka by 87 runs. Kane Richardson also scalped 2 wicket as Sri Lanka were bundled out for 247. Earlier, captain Aaron Finch’s 153 powered Australia to 334 for 7 after they opted to bat first against Sri Lanka at The Oval. Finch registered the highest score by and Australian skipper in World Cup. Steve Smith too played his part, scoring 73 off 59 balls. Sri Lanka did pull things back towards the end through Isuru Udana and Lasith Malinga but Glenn Maxwell’s cameo (46 off 25 balls) ensured Australia post in excess of 330.

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Pakistan's captain Sarfaraz Ahmed attends an indoor nets trainnig session at The County Ground in Taunton(AFP)
Pakistan's captain Sarfaraz Ahmed attends an indoor nets trainnig session at The County Ground in Taunton(AFP)

ICC World Cup 2019: Pakistan fans will not boo Steve Smith in World Cup - Sarfaraz Ahmed

Taunton | By AFP
PUBLISHED ON JUN 12, 2019 12:50 PM IST
Pakistan fans are expected to make up a large chunk of the crowd in the west country and there are fears they might follow the example of the India supporters who jeered Smith at the Oval on Sunday.
India's Virat Kohli celebrates at the end of the match. Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Boyers(Action Images via Reuters)
India's Virat Kohli celebrates at the end of the match. Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Boyers(Action Images via Reuters)

ICC World Cup 2019: A gesture to talk about amid the boos

Hindustan Times, London | By Aditya Iyer (Chief Cricket Writer)
UPDATED ON JUN 11, 2019 09:21 AM IST
Virat Kohli said he apologised to Steve Smith on behalf of the fans after the former Australian skipper Steve Smith coped another round of “unacceptable” booing in the ongoing World Cup.
Virat Kohli of India shakes hands with Aaron Finch of Australia at the end of the Group Stage match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 between India and Australia(Getty Images)
Virat Kohli of India shakes hands with Aaron Finch of Australia at the end of the Group Stage match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 between India and Australia(Getty Images)

ICC World Cup 2019, India vs Australia: Sachin Tendulkar identifies moment which hurt Australia ‘big time’

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 22, 2020 05:29 PM IST
India rode on opener Shikhar Dhawan (117) and captain Virat Kohli’s (82) knocks to post a mammoth 352 for 5 after winning the toss on a flat surface at the Oval.
Indian players celebrate the dismissal of Australia's Glenn Maxwell during the Cricket World Cup match between Australia and India at The Oval in London, Sunday, June 9, 2019(AP)
Indian players celebrate the dismissal of Australia's Glenn Maxwell during the Cricket World Cup match between Australia and India at The Oval in London, Sunday, June 9, 2019(AP)

ICC World Cup 2019 updated points table, leading run-scorers, wicket-takers

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 10, 2019 10:08 AM IST
Shikhar Dhawan led the way with a dominant century and he was assisted by Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, Hardik Pandya and MS Dhoni. India posted 352/5 in their 50 overs.
Virat Kohli, Steve Smith(Screengrab)
Virat Kohli, Steve Smith(Screengrab)

ICC World Cup 2019, India vs Australia: Virat Kohli asks crowd not to boo Steve Smith, apologises for behaviour - Watch

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAY 22, 2020 05:05 PM IST
Both Smith and fellow Australia batsman David Warner have been on the receiving end of jeers from opposition fans at the World Cup.
India's Shikhar Dhawan (R) celebrates after scoring a century (100 runs) alongside India's captain Virat Kohliduring the 2019 Cricket World Cup group stage match between India and Australia at The Oval in London on June 9, 2019(AFP)
India's Shikhar Dhawan (R) celebrates after scoring a century (100 runs) alongside India's captain Virat Kohliduring the 2019 Cricket World Cup group stage match between India and Australia at The Oval in London on June 9, 2019(AFP)

ICC World Cup 2019, India vs Australia: India flex batting muscle, breeze past Australia in high-scoring encounter

Hindustan Times, London | By Aditya Iyer (Chief Cricket Writer)
UPDATED ON MAY 22, 2020 04:56 PM IST
India convincingly ended Australia’s 10-match winning streak and underlined their ICC World Cup 2019 title ambitions in a 36-run victory at the Oval.
India's captain Virat Kohli (R) speaks with teammate Mahendra Singh Dhoni during the 2019 Cricket World Cup group stage match between India and Australia at The Oval(AFP)
India's captain Virat Kohli (R) speaks with teammate Mahendra Singh Dhoni during the 2019 Cricket World Cup group stage match between India and Australia at The Oval(AFP)

ICC World Cup 2019, India vs Australia: MS Dhoni removes dagger logo from keeping gloves

London | By AFP
UPDATED ON JUN 10, 2019 08:26 AM IST
MS Dhoni’s gloves in the opening game against South Africa bore an apparent military insignia that breached rules laid down by the International Cricket Council.
India's Shikhar Dhawan raises his bat to celebrate against Australia.(AP)
India's Shikhar Dhawan raises his bat to celebrate against Australia.(AP)

ICC World Cup 2019, India vs Australia: Shikhar Dhawan surpasses Virat Kohli, Virender Sehwag in elite list

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUN 09, 2019 05:39 PM IST
ICC World Cup 2019, India vs Australia: Shikhar Dhawan looked extremely comfortable against the Aussie bowlers and his innings was laced with 13 boundaries.
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