Bowlers with big hearts

The match in Brisbane is more of a mismatch, at least on paper. Because on a day when the Australian team list...

Siraj faced abuse: Report

India fast bowler Mohammed Siraj was allegedly targeted for abuse by a section of the crowd at the Gabba on Fr...

Centurion sniffs keen contest on dry Gabba pitch

Marnus Labuschagne was obviously disappointed not to have converted his hundred into a big one at the Gabba on...

Ton of relief for Root

Joe Root’s masterful unbeaten 168 has put England in firm control of the first Test against Sri Lanka at...

Caught and Babuled

Hanuma Vihari, whose heroics at Sydney on Monday earned him mostly kudos and some brickbats, sent social media...

Hotel allows facilities for team

A day after the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) complained to its Cricket Australia counterparts ...

Cricket  /  Published 21.12.20

Pat pitches wish

Having tasted blood in the first Test, Pat Cummins wants Melbourne, the venue of the Boxing Day Test, to sport a similar “sporting” pitch as the one in Adelaide. Cummins (4/21) and fellow...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

Cricket  /  Published 21.12.20

First class must for better result

Opinion is divided on whether T20s could be blamed for batsmen’s poor technique that resulted in India’s disastrous showing in the second innings of the Adelaide Test, but former cricketer...
By Sayak Banerjee in Calcutta

Cricket  /  Published 27.11.20

India starts trip Down Under with defeat

Hardik Pandya's career-best effort wasn't good enough to compensate for a forgettable bowling effort as India slumped to a 66-run defeat against Australia in the first ODI, making a rather uni...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Sydney

Cricket  /  Published 17.11.20

Racism accusation on ECB

Former Test umpire John Holder has accused the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) of "years of racism" and demanded an independent inquiry into the lack of match officials from ethnic min...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in London

Cricket  /  Published 16.11.20

Rising stars that shone in IPL 2020

Who among these youngsters do you think has the potential to make it big in Indian cricket? Tell  ...
By Ayan Paul in

Cricket  /  Published 14.11.20

Smith dares Indian seamers

  Australian run-machine Steve Smith has dared the lethal Indian fast bowling unit to bring on the short stuff in the upcoming marquee Test series, saying he has faced a lot of it in his life. ...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Melbourne

Cricket  /  Published 12.11.20

Countdown begins for ICC T20 World Cup 2021

The BCCI is committed towards hosting a safe and healthy ICC T20 World Cup next year and “will leave no stone unturned” in its endeavor, board secretary Jay Shah said as the countdown for ...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in Dubai

Cricket  /  Published 16.10.20

KKR: DK passes the batton to Morgan

Wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik on Friday stepped down as captain of the Kolkata Knight Riders team, handing over the reins to his English deputy Eoin Morgan hours before the IPL match against Mum...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Abu Dhabi

Cricket  /  Published 24.09.20

Dean Jones passes away

Former Australia batsman Dean Jones has died of a cardiac arrest in a Mumbai hotel, IPL broadcasters Star Sports have confirmed. Jones, 59, was in Mumbai with the Star Sports' commentary team for...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in

Sports  /  Published 19.09.20

The indispensable premier league

The Telegraph brings to you the most important facts and figures from the incredible history of the Indian Premier League 3: The most number of hat-tricks by a player in IPL cricket, a feat that part...
By Priyam Marik in


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