Ahead of T20 WC, scope for fringe ‘practice’

With barely a couple of months left for the T20 World Cup in Australia, every performance, even in an ODI seri...

Five-match Test series back vs Aus

India will play two five-Test series each against Australia and England during the International Cricket Counc...

‘Right decisions’ make a leader

A leader should take the right calls for his team even if they make him unpopular. That’s Sourav Ganguly...

South Africa quicks strike

‘Bazball’ was put on the back burner as South Africa’s seamers removed England’s top o...

Balance tip for batters

Batting was Bengal’s major area of concern even during WV Raman’s last tenure as the team’s ...

Pandit is new KKR coach

Chandrakant Pandit, the former India wicketkeeper, will replace Brendon McCullum as head coach at Kolkata Knig...

Cricket  /  Published 18.07.19

Zimbabwe suspended by the ICC

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has suspended Zimbabwe Cricket with immediate effect for a breach of Article 2.4 (c) and (d) of the ICC Constitution which imposes “an obligation on Members t...
By TT Bureau in Calcutta

Cricket  /  Published 18.07.19

Ian Chappell reveals battle with skin cancer

Former Australian captain Ian Chappell on Thursday revealed he is battling skin cancer but the 75-year-old expects to be fit enough to commentate when the Ashes comes calling next month. Chappell, who...
By Our Bureau & Agencies in Calcutta

Cricket  /  Published 19.09.18

16 hours, a man short & a big win

For years, Pakistan’s unpredictability has been the talking point. You never know which Pakistan will take the field. The Greens may either blow away the opposition or get blown away.To an extent, i...
By Lokendra Pratap Sahi in Dubai

Sports  /  Published 06.04.20

Quinton’s the best: Moin Khan

Quinton de Kock, South Africa’s limited-overs captain, is the best wicketkeeper-batsman in today’s cricket, feels Moin Khan.The former Pakistan ’keeper-batsman and captain emphasised that battin...
By Sayak Banerjee in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 16.07.19

Sachin too in favour of another Super Over

Sachin Tendulkar too endorsed a second Super Over to decide the winners instead of considering the boundary count if such an extraordinary situation arises like it did in Sunday’s World Cup final at...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in Calcutta/New Delhi

Cricket  /  Published 13.07.19

10 Downing Street, the Cup final & David Gower

David Ivon Gower, an Ashes-winning captain of England, is scheduled to be at 10 Downing Street at noon on Sunday.Not to advise outgoing Prime Minister Theresa May on Brexit, or suggest that he could b...
By Lokendra Pratap Sahi in London

Sports  /  Published 03.04.20

‘Cherish life now’

IPL XIII can wait till millions of lives, which are at risk due to the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, are saved, feels veteran India batsman Suresh Raina.Raina has already done his bit in this fig...
By PTI in New Delhi

Cricket  /  Published 10.07.19

Anderson praises Bumrah

“Very good... He’s such an important member of India’s attack,” is how James Anderson, a modern-day great when it comes to swing bowling, complimented Jasprit Bumrah.Interacting briefly at Old...
By Lokendra Pratap Sahi in Manchester

Cricket  /  Published 10.07.19

Lloyd not in favour of 4-day Tests

Clive Hubert Lloyd, an iconic former captain of the West Indies and an Elder Statesman of the sport, is of the view that Test cricket shouldn’t be tinkered with beyond a point.“I’m not in favour...
By Lokendra Pratap Sahi in Manchester

Entertainment  /  Published 09.07.19

‘Cricket will always be my first love’ — Saqib Saleem

Scroll through Bollywood Talkies actor Saqib Saleem’s Instagram or Twitter feed and you’ll get a glimpse of the rollicking time he is having on the sets of Kabir Khan’s 83 and also catching the ...
By Saionee Chakraborty


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