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T20 can't survive without Test cricket: Sir Richard Hadlee

Former New Zealand pacer Richard Hadlee commented that limited-overs cricket will not survive if the foundation of the sport, Test cricket, is not preserved.

Was slightly harder to bowl to Lara than Sachin: McGrath

Australia's veteran fast bowler Glenn McGrath heaped praise on Brian Lara for his ability to score daddy hundreds.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup: India vs Sri Lanka preview

India booked their semis berth after sealing a three-run victory over New Zealand in the ongoing ICC Women's T20 World Cup.

'Skip IPL if exhausted', Kapil Dev tells Indian players

Former Indian captain Kapil Dev feels the Indian mainstays should miss the IPL if they find international calendar gruelling.

28 Feb 2020

Virat Kohli

New Zealand vs India, second Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

The Indian cricket team were handed a massive 10-wicket defeat by New Zealand in the first Test at the Basin Reserve.

Ishant Sharma might miss the second Test due to injury

Ishant Sharma is set to miss the second Test against New Zealand in Christchurch after a recurrence of his right ankle injury.

28 Feb 2020

Gaming Bytes

#GamingBytes: Five techniques used by PUBG Mobile pros

PUBG Mobile offers one of the most intense tactical experiences.

2nd Test, New Zealand vs India: Here's the ground stats

After going down by 10 wickets in the first Test against New Zealand at the Basin Reserve in Wellington, Team India is all set to gear up for the second match, starting February 29.

KKR's 48-year-old Pravin Tambe disqualified from IPL 2020

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) have suffered a blow ahead of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 season.

IPL 2020: Guwahati to host two home matches of RR

Rajasthan Royals will have two of their home games held in Guwahati in the upcoming 13th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL).

South Africa vs Australia T20Is: Here are the key takeaways

Australia showed their ruthlessness in the third T20I against South Africa to win the three-match series 2-1.

SRH hand captaincy to David Warner ahead of IPL 2020

Sunrisers Hyderabad have handed captaincy reins to David Warner ahead of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 season.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup: India overcome New Zealand

Team India overcame New Zealand to stitch a third consecutive victory in the ongoing ICC Women's T20 World Cup.

27 Feb 2020

Real Madrid

Manchester City and Lyon register wins: List of records broken

Manchester City went on to secure a stunning away victory at the Santiago Bernabeu against Real Madrid in the first leg of their UEFA Champions League tie.

Sri Lanka beat Windies, 2nd ODI: List of records broken

Sri Lanka powered past West Indies in the second ODI encounter on Wednesday in Hambantota.

26 Feb 2020


Legend Maria Sharapova says goodbye to tennis at 32

Tennis veteran Maria Sharapova, the winner of five Grand Slam singles titles has called time on her long-standing career.

26 Feb 2020

Virat Kohli

New Zealand vs India: Prithvi is very destructive, says Kohli

Indian captain Virat Kohli backed Prithvi Shaw to go all out ahead of the all-important Christchurch Test.

List of centurions in ICC Women's T20 World Cup

On Wednesday, England batswoman Heather Knight scored a sparkling unbeaten 108 against Thailand in the ongoing ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020.

26 Feb 2020

Virat Kohli

ICC Rankings: Kohli loses top spot to Smith, Bumrah plunges

Indian skipper Virat Kohli who had a forgettable outing against New Zealand in the Wellington Test, has lost his number one spot to Steve Smith in the ICC Test Rankings for Batsmen.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup: India take on New Zealand

The Indian women's cricket team is set to face New Zealand in a crucial Group A encounter of the ICC World T20 on Thursday.

Stoinis should play for Australia in all formats: David Hussey

Former Australia batsman David Hussey believes all-rounder Marcus Stoinis should play for Australia across formats.

26 Feb 2020

Real Madrid

Everything about Real vs Man City and Lyon vs Juventus

After an entertaining night of European club football on Tuesday, the UEFA Champions League 2019-20 season sees the final two first leg encounters of the round of 16.

26 Feb 2020

Virat Kohli

New Zealand vs India: Batsmen should attack more, feels Kohli

Indian captain Virat Kohli targeted the over defensive approach of batsmen after India's defeat in the Wellington Test.

26 Feb 2020

UEFA Champions League

Champions League: Statistical review of Bayern's victory and Napoli-Barca encounter

The second set of results in the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first legs saw Bayern Munich thrash 10-man Chelsea away from home 3-0.

England's Heather Knight first batswoman to script this sensational record

England's Heather Knight showed her value after after scoring a 66-ball 108* in the ongoing ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020.

Dhoni was always a bowler's captain, says Pragyan Ojha

Former Indian spinner Pragyan Ojha heaped praise on MS Dhoni, terming him a "bowler's captain".

26 Feb 2020

Gaming Bytes

#GamingBytes: Five tips to play 'Fortnite' like a pro

Fortnite by Epic Games has cemented its position as one of the most popular Battle Royale games.

BCB chief asks Mushfiqur to reconsider touring Pakistan

Bangladesh Cricket Board president Nazmul Hassan on Tuesday urged Mushfiqur Rahim to reconsider his decision for the Pakistan tour next month.

25 Feb 2020


29 balls, 10 wickets: Kashvee scripts history in domestic tournament

Chandigarh U-19 team captain Kashvee Gautam entered the record books as she picked up all 10 wickets in a Women's Under-19 One-Day Trophy match against Arunachal Pradesh at KSRM College Ground, Kadapa on Tuesday.

25 Feb 2020


Ranji Trophy 2019-20 semi-finals, final to have DRS

The Decision Review System (DRS) is set to make its debut in the ongoing Ranji Trophy season.

25 Feb 2020

Virat Kohli

Asia XI and World XI squads announced: Details here

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) announced the Asia XI to face a World XI in a T20 series to commemorate the birth centenary of Bangladesh's founding father, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.

25 Feb 2020

Virat Kohli

New Zealand vs India: Management should back players, says Kapil

Former Indian skipper Kapil Dev slammed the Indian management for perpetually chopping the playing XI in every match.

New Zealand vs India: Craig McMillan blasts Kohli & Co.

Former New Zealand all-rounder Craig McMillan hit out at the Indian cricket team after its shabby performance against the Kiwis in the recently-concluded first Test.

25 Feb 2020

UEFA Champions League

Everything about Chelsea vs Bayern and Napoli vs Barcelona

After a frantic first set to results last week in the round of 16 first legs of the UEFA Champions League 2019-20 season, the second set of matches return.

Women's T20 World Cup: Shafali's journey from Haryana to MCG

India stepped closer to a qualification in the ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020 semi-final with a 18-run victory over Bangladesh at the WACA.

One-off Test, Bangladesh beat Zimbabwe: List of records broken

Bangladesh overcame Zimbabwe on Day 4 of the one-off Test match in Dhaka.

25 Feb 2020

Liverpool FC

Premier League: High-flying Liverpool smash records aplenty against West Ham

Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool are on a different level altogether and their amazing run in the Premier League continued.

NZ vs India: Wagner set to feature in 2nd Test

Left-arm seamer Neil Wagner is all set to make his comeback for New Zealand in the second Test against India in Christchurch.

25 Feb 2020

Gaming Bytes

#GamingBytes: Five tips to remember for PUBG firefights

PUBG or PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds is the most tactical Battle Royale available right now.

Five players who had an impactful Test debut against India

Fast bowler Kyle Jamieson had a dream debut in Test cricket as New Zealand beat India by 10 wickets in the Wellington Test.