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ICC scraps boundary count rule that decided 2019 World Cup

New Delhi: The contentious boundary count rule that resulted in England winning the ..

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India beat South Africa by an innings and 137 runs in second Test, clinch series
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Pune Test: Mayank ton, two 50s help India to 273/3 on Day 1

Pune: Opener Mayank Agarwal slammed a second consecutive Test hundred while Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara scored half centuries ..

India vs South Africa First Test Day 1 at Visakhapatnam

Bradmanesque! Rohit has an average of 98.22 at home

New Delhi: Rohit Sharma turned a new leaf on Wednesday as he not only scored a century in his first innings as a Test opener to put ..

Robin Uthappa

Robin Uthappa joins Kerala cricket team; first match on Monday

Kozhikode: Indian cricketer Robin Uthappa will play for Kerala in the new season of domestic cricket. He will play the first match ..

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Sachin Tendulkar tells SRK - ‘Don't 'Chuck' De helmet’

Mumbai: Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar used an innovative 'filmy' style to convey a congratulatory message to superstar ..


IPL: BCCI announces schedule for 2 weeks, defending champs CSK to play RCB in opener

New Delhi: Defending champions Chennai Super Kings will take on Royal Challengers Bangalore in the opening encounter of the 12th Indian ..

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Rayudu, Pandya power India to 252 after top-order collapse

Wellington: The Indian top-order struggled again in testing conditions before Ambati Rayudu and Hardik Pandya powered the visitors ..

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Kerala enter Ranji Trophy quarter finals with five wicket victory over Himachal Pradesh

Shimla: Kerala entered the quarters final of Ranji Trophy for the second consecutive time defeating Himachal Pradesh for five wickets ..


Cheteshwar Pujara, the lynchpin in India's grand cricketing march

Whatever may be said of cricket in India, that it takes away a major space in the media, that it draws away a big chunk of revenue ..


India on course for historic series win despite rain-hit day four

Sydney: Fickle weather on day four prevented India from closing in on a big win in the fourth Test but they were well on course for ..


Australia five down in chase of 399 in Melbourne Test

Melbourne: Australia suffered three more casualties, reaching 138/5 in their pursuit of 399 at tea on Day 4 of the third Test against ..


India sniff big win as Australia struggle at 82/3

Melbourne: Chasing 399 for an improbable win, Australia were reduced to 82 for three after lunch on the fourth day of the third Test ..


India set Australia 399 to win Melbourne Test

Melbourne: India declared their second innings at 106 for eight after an hour of batting on Day 4, thus setting a target of 399 for ..

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India open up 346-run lead despite Cummins heroics

Melbourne: India slumped to 54/5 in their second innings even as they opened up a lead of 346 runs at the end of the third day of the ..

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Pujara hundred grinds down Australia, India 283/2

Melbourne: Cheteshwar Pujara scored his 17th hundred as India reached 283 for 2 at lunch on day two of the third Test against Australia ..


Raman pips Kirsten for Indian women's coach job

Mumbai: Former opener W V Raman was on Thursday preferred over celebrated South African Gary Kirsten for the position of India's ..


India crash to 140 all out, Australia level series

Perth: India crumbled in the face of Australia's remarkable metamorphosis and crashed to a 146-run defeat in the second Test here ..


2nd Test: Australia take 233 run-lead at lunch on Day 4

Perth: Australia were at 190/4 in their second innings, taking a healthy lead of 233 runs at lunch on the fourth day of the second ..


Khawaja anchors Australia to 132-4 after Kohli's ton

Perth: Captain Virat Kohli became the second fastest to 25 Test centuries before India's pacers made Australia labour for an overall ..

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Kohli, Rahane propel India to 172/3 after poor start

Perth: Skipper Virat Kohli played a pivotal role with a workmanlike 82, lifting India from a double blow at the beginning of innings ..


Second Test: Green top awaits India, Australia in Perth

Perth: Most Indian teams of the past would be wary of a green top but the Virat Kohli-led side will see it as an opportunity to bulldoze ..

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Double blow; Ashwin, Rohit ruled out of Perth Test

Perth: India's premier spinner Ravichandran Ashwin and batsman Rohit Sharma have been ruled out of the second Test starting here ..

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Kapil, Gaekwad, Shantha to pick women's team coach

New Delhi: The BCCI on Tuesday confirmed the formation of an ad-hoc committee, comprising India's first World Cup-winning captain ..


Cheteshwar Pujara moves to fourth in ICC rankings

Dubai: Cheteshwar Pujara, whose knocks of 123 and 71 were the cornerstone of India's victory against Australia in the first Test, ..

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Indian women's cricket at a crossroads?

Women's cricket in India seemed just looking up after that shot of inspiration in 2017 in the world cup in England. India had beaten ..


1st Test: Poor batting leaves India at 250/9 on day one

Adelaide: Cheteshwar Pujara fought his way to a gritty century even as familiar batting woes on foreign soil left India struggling ..

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Gambhir retires, says 'It's over Gauti' got to him finally

New Delhi: Veteran Indian opener Gautam Gambhir, who played a pivotal role in India's two World Cup triumphs, Tuesday announced ..

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Kohli, Krunal fire India to series levelling win

Sydney: Virat Kohli fired the opening salvo on the Australia tour with a match-winning 61, helping India win the third T20 International ..


3rd T20I: Australia posts 164/6 vs India

Sydney: A collective batting effort guided Australia to post a respectable 164/6 against India in the third and final Twenty20 International ..

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Ranji Trophy: Kerala leads Bengal by 139 runs

Kolkata: All-rounder Jalaj Saxsena continued his stunning form scoring another century to give Kerala first innings lead of 144 runs ..


For me aggression is passion to win, says Kohli

Brisbane: Indian skipper Virat Kohli, who is known for his aggressive approach on the field, on Tuesday said aggression for him is ..


Australia's Smith, Warner, Bancroft suspended from Johannesburg Test

Melbourne: In wake of the ball-tampering controversy, Australian cricketers Steve Smith, David Warner and Cameron Bancroft have been ..


'Wink' star meets God of Cricket: Priya Varrier’s pic with Sachin goes viral

Priya Prakash Varrier has become the sensational star of the virtual world with her wink in the song ‘Manikya Malaraya Poovi’ ..


Kohli's 33rd ton helps India beat SA by 6 wkts in first ODI

Durban: Captain Virat Kohli further enhanced his reputation as a 'chase master' as he smashed his 33rd hundred to lead India ..

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India beat Pakistan to enter U-19 World Cup final

Christchurch: India entered the final of the U-19 cricket World Cup after thrashing arch-rivals Pakistan by a massive 203 runs in the ..

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India Vs South Africa 1st Test: Rain washes out 3rd day's play

Cape Town: Intermittent rain came in the way of what promised to be an absorbing day of Test cricket, forcing a washout of the third ..

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Shikhar Dhawan's family stopped at Dubai airport on way to Cape Town

NEW DELHI: Shikhar Dhawan on Friday slammed Emirates for unprofessional conduct after his wife and kids were stopped at Dubai airport ..


Kohli records most centuries in a year by a captain

Nagpur: Indian Virat Kohli recorded the most number of international cricket centuries in a year by a captain -- after notching his ..

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Pujara, Vijay hit centuries; India end day two at 312-2

Nagpur: Opener Murali Vijay added to the selection conundrum with a patient 128 and was ably complemented by 'Run Machine' ..


Classy Kohli, lethal Bhuvi light up final day of drawn Test

Kolkata: Skipper Virat Kohli hit one of the finest counter-attacking centuries in recent times as India nearly scripted an epic win ..

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Greenfield all set to host India-NZ T20I; teams to arrive tonight

Thiruvananthapuram: The Greenfield Stadium at Karyavattom here is all set to host its first international match. The third match of ..


India, Australia 3rd T20I match called off

Hyderabad:The third and final Twenty20 International (T20I) match between India and Australia was called off due to the poor condition ..

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Ashish Nehra announces retirement

Hyderabad: Veteran Indian pacer Ashish Nehra on Thursday decided to call time on his injury-ravaged career after next month's opening ..


Thiruvananthapuram ready for India-New Zealand T20I

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Cricket Association (KCA) Secretary Jayesh George is confident there will be a 45,000-capacity crowd at ..

Ashish Nehra

Nehra's fitness at par with Kohli, says Sehwag

New Delhi: Former India opener Virender Sehwag says he was not surprised with veteran fast bowler Ashish Nehra's inclusion in the ..