Books  /  Published 19.08.22

Fresh guard

Book: Not Just A Nightwatchman: My Innings In The BCCI Author: Vinod Rai Publisher: Rupa Price: Rs. 595 Vinod Rai took charge of the Board of Control for Cricket in India as chairman of the four-m...
By Indranil Majumdar

Cricket  /  Published 19.08.22

Chahar and openers toy with hosts

Making a comeback nearly six months after being grounded by injury, Deepak Chahar’s probing new-ball spell was followed by an unbroken 192-run opening stand by Shikhar Dhawan and Shubman Gill as...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Cricket  /  Published 18.08.22

South Africa quicks strike

‘Bazball’ was put on the back burner as South Africa’s seamers removed England’s top order cheaply and reduced them to 116 for six before rain forced early stumps on Day I of t...
By Reuters in London

Cricket  /  Published 17.08.22

1st ODI: All eyes on skipper KL Rahul

Skipper KL Rahul's form and fitness will be observed keenly when India take on Zimbabwe in a three-match series, starting Thursday, in 50-over format, which is fast losing popularity and strugglin...
By PTI in Harare

Cricket  /  Published 17.08.22

Balance tip for batters

Batting was Bengal’s major area of concern even during WV Raman’s last tenure as the team’s head coach in the 2012-13 season. Back in the fold as the team’s batting consultant,...
By Sayak Banerjee in Calcutta


Cricket  /  Published 17.08.22

Shikhar Dhawan’s secret: Spirituality

A week before the Indian team’s departure for Zimbabwe, it was decided that Shikhar Dhawan would lead in the three-match series. Things, however, changed quickly once the BCCI medical team cert...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

Cricket  /  Published 16.08.22

Shahbaz Ahmed gets maiden India call-up

All-rounder Shahbaz Ahmed on Tuesday received his maiden India call-up as he replaced an injured Washington Sundar for the three-match ODI series against Zimbabwe starting this week. The 27-year-old ...
By PTI in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 16.08.22

Former boss of JSCA passes away

Former BCCI secretary and Jharkhand State Cricket Association (JSCA) president Amitabh Choudhary died of a heart attack in Ranchi on Tuesday morning. He was 62. Choudhary, an IIT Kharagpur alumnus who...
By Our Bureau in Ranchi

Cricket  /  Published 15.08.22

Olivier out of England Tests

Pakistan are quite careful about the workload of their premier pacer Shaheen Shah Afridi ahead of the Asia Cup and the T20 World Cup. Skipper Babar Azam said that the left-arm quick, who’s reco...
By The Telegraph in London

Cricket  /  Published 15.08.22

'Fighter’ Sikandar Raza ready for India

“So for me, I am representing Zimbabwe, and that’s where it starts and that’s where it ends,” he categorically mentioned. For sure Raza, who can also bowl off-spin, will have t...
By Sayak Banerjee in Calcutta


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