Test Series
Sports  /  Published 24.12.20

‘Bowler’s captain’ pat for Rahane

Stand-in skipper Ajinkya Rahane is a “bowler’s captain” whose calm demeanour and clear communication with players should help him lead the team well in the remainder of the Test seri...
By PTI in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 22.12.20

Lesson in comebacks

In one of the early scenes of Fire In Babylon, where the West Indies players are recalling their horrific experiences on the 1975-76 tour of Australia, Vivian Richards remembers how a young Michael Ho...
By Sudipto Gupta in Calcutta

Cricket  /  Published 15.08.20

Rizwan keeps Pakistan afloat with half century

Mohammed Rizwan scored a gritty, unbeaten half-century to guide Pakistan past 200 against England before bad light at the Rose Bowl brought an early end to the second day of the second Test on Friday....
By Agencies in Southampton

Cricket  /  Published 14.08.20

Pakistan limp on rain-hit opening day of 2nd Test

Pakistan opener Abid Ali scored a half-century, but England’s seam bowlers used the muggy conditions to their advantage to restrict the visitors to 126 for five at the close of a rain-hit openin...
By Reuters in Southampton

Cricket  /  Published 13.08.20

Eng cautious, Pak’s chance to ‘cash in’

The Pakistan Cricket Board said all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez, who’s a part of the visitors’ T20I squad, will self-isolate until he tests negative for Covid-19 after breaching a bio-security...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta


Cricket  /  Published 09.08.20

Buttler and Woakes steal the show

Jos Buttler and Chris Woakes’s counter-punch earned England a fantastic come-from-behind victory as they beat Pakistan by three wickets on the penultimate day of the first Test at Old Trafford. ...
By Our Bureau in Calcutta

Cricket  /  Published 08.08.20

England stay in the hunt at Old Trafford

A mix of below-par batting by Pakistan and England’s accuracy more or less threw open the contest in the first Test at Old Trafford. At stumps on Day III, Pakistan, after a healthy first inning...
By Agencies in Manchester

Cricket  /  Published 07.08.20

Eng stutter against Pak

Shan Masood scored a third century in as many innings and seamer Mohammad Abbas rocked the England top order as Pakistan moved ahead in the first Test at the close of Day II at Old Trafford on Thursda...
By Reuters in Manchester

Cricket  /  Published 05.08.20

Pace puzzle for England before Test against Pak

England are contemplating dropping either James Anderson, Jofra Archer or Dom Bess from their attack for the first Test against Pakistan which starts at Emirates Old Trafford on Wednesday. The brilli...
By The Daily Telegraph, Agencies in London

Cricket  /  Published 23.07.20

England mull rest for Stokes in West Indies Test

England will “consider rotating” star all-rounder Ben Stokes even though his presence makes it a better team, said coach Chris Silverwood. The third and final Test against the West Indies...
By PTI in Manchester


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...


Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.