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28 Dec 2022

Kane Williamson

Kane Williamson slams first Test century in nearly two years

New Zealand's Kane Williamson has slammed his 25th century in Test cricket.

28 Dec 2022

Shaheen Afridi

Decoding the best T20I bowling spells of 2022

The year 2022 has been nothing but a treat for cricket fans as numerous jaw-dropping matches were witnessed across formats.

28 Dec 2022

Manish Pandey

Ranji Trophy: Manish Pandey's double-ton headlines day's play

The third-round matches of the Ranji Trophy 2022-23 are underway and Day 2 of the contests witnessed some magnificent action.

28 Dec 2022

Ravichandran Ashwin

ICC Men's Test Player Rankings: Ashwin and Iyer move up

Indian duo Ravichandran Ashwin and Shreyas Iyer gained big in the ICC Men's Test Player Rankings.

28 Dec 2022

Rishabh Pant

Here's why Rishabh Pant has been excluded from white-ball squads 

Star wicket-keeper-batter Rishabh Pant has been excluded from India's white-ball squads (T20Is and ODIs) for the upcoming home leg against Sri Lanka.

28 Dec 2022

Arshdeep Singh

ICC announces nominees for Emerging Cricketer of the Year: Details 

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced the nominees for the 2022 Men's Emerging Cricketer of the Year award.

28 Dec 2022

Manchester United

Premier League 2022-23, Manchester United and Chelsea win: Key stats

Manchester United and Chelsea boosted their top-four hopes as they resumed the Premier League season with comfortable wins.

Russell Domingo steps down as Bangladesh head coach: Details here

Russell Domingo has stepped down as Bangladesh's head coach with immediate effect.

2nd Test: Australia declare (575/8); SA trail by 371 runs 

Australia declared on 575/8 on Day 3 of the Boxing Day Test against South Africa at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).

28 Dec 2022

Devon Conway

PAK vs NZ, Devon Conway clocks fifth Test fifty: Stats

New Zealand opener Devon Conway brought up his fifth Test half-century in the ongoing series opener versus Pakistan in Karachi.

28 Dec 2022

Tom Latham

Latham slams 13th Test ton, most by a NZ opener

New Zealand opener Tom Latham has registered his 13th century in Tests.

Cameron Green ruled out of 3rd Test against South Africa 

In a major blow to Team Australia, Cameron Green has been ruled out of the third and final Test versus South Africa.

28 Dec 2022

Alex Carey

AUS vs SA, Alex Carey smashes maiden Test ton: Stats

Australia's dashing wicketkeeper-batter Alex Carey has brought up his maiden century in Test cricket.

28 Dec 2022

Indian Cricket Team

India announce squads for Sri Lanka series, Shikhar Dhawan dropped 

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announced India's squad for the upcoming white-ball series versus Sri Lanka on Tuesday.

27 Dec 2022

Ashleigh Gardner

ICC WT20I Rankings: Ashleigh Gardner claims top spot among all-rounders

Ashleigh Gardner is the new number one in ICC WT20I Rankings for all-rounders.

27 Dec 2022

Jos Buttler

England's Jos Buttler leads NewsBytes men's T20I XI of 2022

T20I cricket took center stage in 2022, with several stars from around the world adorning the game.

27 Dec 2022

Farhaan Behardien

South African all-rounder Farhaan Behardien announces retirement: Details

South African batting all-rounder Farhaan Behardien has called time on his 18-year-old professional career.

1st Test: Pakistan post 438; New Zealand openers shine

New Zealand bowled out Pakistan for 438 on Day 2 of the 1st Test at the National Stadium, Karachi.

27 Dec 2022

HS Prannoy

BWF Rankings: HS Prannoy regains career-best world number eight spot

Ace Indian shuttler HS Prannoy has been rewarded for his scintillating run in 2022.

27 Dec 2022

Arsenal FC

Premier League 2022-23, Arsenal, Liverpool record emphatic wins: Key stats

Arsenal came from behind to stun West Ham 3-1 on matchday 17 of Premier League 2022-23.

27 Dec 2022

Pakistan Cricket Team

Pakistan all-rounder Agha Salman slams maiden Test ton: Key stats

Pakistan all-rounder Agha Salman has slammed his maiden century in Test cricket.

27 Dec 2022

Steven Smith

AUS vs SA: Steven Smith hits his 37th Test fifty

Steven Smith slammed his 37th half-century on Day 2 of the Boxing Day Test against South Africa at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.

AUS vs SA, 2nd Test: Warner's double-century highlights Day 2

David Warner shone with a record-breaking double-century on Day 2 of the ongoing Boxing Day Test against South Africa at MCG.

27 Dec 2022

Mitchell Starc

Injured Mitchell Starc could miss SCG Test: Details here 

Australia fast bowler Mitchell Starc could miss the third and final Test against South Africa in Sydney after injuring his finger.

27 Dec 2022

David Warner

David Warner becomes first Australian with double-century in 100th Test

Aussie opener David Warner has unlocked twin feats of clocking a double-century and century while playing his 100th Test.

26 Dec 2022

Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli's milestones, SKY's exploits: Indian cricketers shine in 2022

India recently routed Bangladesh 2-0 after claiming a thrilling win in the second and final Test in Dhaka.

26 Dec 2022

Premier League

Premier League 2022-23, Tottenham hold Brentford 2-2: Key stats

Tottenham came from behind to hold Brentford 2-2 as Premier League 2022-23 marked its return.

26 Dec 2022

Pakistan Cricket Team

PAK vs NZ: Babar, Sarfaraz shine on Boxing Day Test

After a jittery first half, Pakistan grew with each passing moment to dominate Day 1 of the Boxing Day Test against New Zealand.

26 Dec 2022

Pakistan Cricket Team

Sarfaraz Ahmed slams first Test fifty in Pakistan: Key stats

The first Test between Pakistan and New Zealand in Karachi marked the return of Sarfaraz Ahmed to the format.

26 Dec 2022

Shane Warne

Cricket Australia names prestigious Test award after legend Shane Warne

Australia's Test Player of the Year award (men's) will be renamed in honor of Shane Warne.

26 Dec 2022

Babar Azam

Babar Azam slams ninth Test century, breaks flurry of records

The purple patch of Pakistan captain Babar Azam continues!

AUS vs SA: Verreynne slams second Test fifty; Jansen shines

The South African pair of Kyle Verreynne and Marco Jansen helped the visitors crawl back into the game in the ongoing Boxing Day Test against Australia at the MCG.

Boxing Day Test: Australia bowl out South Africa for 189 

Australia were the better side by and large on Day 1 of the Boxing Day Test against South Africa at the MCG.

AUS vs SA, MCG Test: Cameron Green records maiden fifer

Australian all-rounder Cameron Green registered his maiden Test five-wicket haul on Day 1 of the Boxing Day game against South Africa.

26 Dec 2022

KL Rahul

KL Rahul draws criticism for his poor run: His stats 

KL Rahul guided India to a 2-0 series win in Bangladesh in the absence of the injured Rohit Sharma.

26 Dec 2022

Dean Elgar

South Africa's Dean Elgar breaches 5,000-run mark in Tests: Stats

South African skipper Dean Elgar steered past the 5,000-run mark in the longest format in the ongoing Boxing Day Test against Australia.

25 Dec 2022

Shreyas Iyer

Shreyas Iyer finishes 2022 with most international runs for India

Shreyas Iyer was one of India's saviors in the second and final Test against Bangladesh in Dhaka.

25 Dec 2022

Shreyas Iyer

5 times when Shreyas Iyer rescued India in Tests

Shreyas Iyer was one of India's saviors in the second and final Test against Bangladesh in Dhaka.

25 Dec 2022

Pat Cummins

Presenting the best bowling spells of 2022 (Test cricket)

2022 has indeed been a delight for cricket fans as several magnificent matches were played across formats.

25 Dec 2022

Pakistan Cricket Team

PAK vs NZ, 1st Test: Preview, stats, and Fantasy XI

Pakistan eye a return to winning ways in the upcoming two-match Test series against New Zealand, starting December 26.