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Know all about the Caribbean Premier League T20

21 Jun 2018

Know all about the Caribbean Premier League T20

The highly anticipated Caribbean Premier League is all set to kick off from August 8.

Cricket: 5 infamous ball-tampering incidents

19 Jun 2018

Cricket: 5 infamous ball-tampering incidents

Sri Lanka Test captain Dinesh Chandimal is the latest cricketer to be embroiled in a ball-tampering controversy.

Shahid Afridi, why do you have a chained-lion at home?

10 Jun 2018

Shahid Afridi, why do you have a chained-lion at home?

Scrolling through social media, one can generally expect to come across mind-boggling stuff. But then there are some things which are completely incomprehensible.

Warner and Smith to play in Global T20 Canada

04 Jun 2018

Warner and Smith to play in Global T20 Canada

Banned Australian senior duo of Steve Smith and David Warner have been drafted in the upcoming Global T20 Canada League.

Global T20 Canada: Moody, Waqar to coach T20 teams

03 Jun 2018

Global T20 Canada: Moody, Waqar to coach T20 teams

The Global T20 Canada League is all set to start at the end of this month and the tournament organisers have lined up some big names to coach the franchises.

Windies beat ICC World XI by 72 runs: Match Report

01 Jun 2018

Windies beat ICC World XI by 72 runs: Match Report

After a one-sided victory over World XI, West Indies have showed once again why they are a force to reckon with in T20 format.

Windies vs World-XI: Rashid Khan a star-attraction in charity match

31 May 2018

Windies vs World-XI: Rashid Khan a star-attraction in charity match

West Indies will be up against the ICC World XI in a charity match, on Thursday at Lord's.

Steve Smith would feature in Canada T20 league

25 May 2018

Steve Smith would feature in Canada T20 league

Australian cricketer Steve Smith will make a comeback to cricket as he was named a marquee player in the Canada T20 League.

Indian duo Pandya and DK join Rest-of-World XI vs Windies

03 May 2018

Indian duo Pandya and DK join Rest-of-World XI vs Windies

Indian star duo Hardik Pandya and Dinesh Karthik are set to join the ICC Rest of the World XI for a relief T20 tie against West Indies.

Shahid Kapoor roped in for Hindi remake of 'Arjun Reddy'

28 Apr 2018

Shahid Kapoor roped in for Hindi remake of 'Arjun Reddy'

Shahid Kapoor is on a film signing spree. After 'Batti Gul Meter Chalu' and 'Airlift' director Raja Krishnan Menon's untitled next, Shahid has now bagged the Hindi remake of Telugu blockbuster 'Arjun Reddy'.

Indian cricketers join hands against Afridi over Kashmir tweet

05 Apr 2018

Indian cricketers join hands against Afridi over Kashmir tweet

In the two days since Shahid Afridi made a tweet on Kashmir, several of his Indian peers have hit back at the former Pakistani cricket captain.

Shahid Afridi laments "appalling and worrisome" situation in "India-occupied Kashmir"

03 Apr 2018

Shahid Afridi laments "appalling and worrisome" situation in "India-occupied Kashmir"

Former Pakistani cricketer Shahid Afridi today voiced his concerns about the "appalling and worrisome situation in India-occupied Kashmir," where Indian security forces have launched intense counter-terror operations.

#Cheatgate: Which cricketers have been involved in ball-tampering?

25 Mar 2018

#Cheatgate: Which cricketers have been involved in ball-tampering?

Australia's tour of South Africa has been marred with controversies.

Afridi offers to pay for the treatment of hockey legend

20 Mar 2018

Afridi offers to pay for the treatment of hockey legend

Shahid Afridi has already itched his name as a cricketing legend with his brilliant performances on the field; now the ace cricketer is winning hearts off the field with his kind-hearted gestures.

IPL: Did you know these Pakistan's stars played in IPL?

16 Mar 2018

IPL: Did you know these Pakistan's stars played in IPL?

While there is no official ban on the Pakistan cricketers from taking part in the IPL, the Indian domestic T20 league snubbed them after the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks.

The rise of Afghan cricketer Rashid Khan

06 Mar 2018

The rise of Afghan cricketer Rashid Khan

At 19 years and 165 days of age, Rashid Khan, who led Afghanistan against Scotland in the World Cup Qualifier, became the youngest captain in international cricket's history.

Guptill and Simmons snare top money in CPL T20 draft

02 Mar 2018

Guptill and Simmons snare top money in CPL T20 draft

Big-hitting New Zealand opener Martin Guptill and West Indies counterpart Lendl Simmons are the biggest buys of the Caribbean Premier League 2018 drafts, which were held on Thursday.

Happy birthday Shahid Afridi!

01 Mar 2018

Happy birthday Shahid Afridi!

Shahid Afridi is one of the most well known Pakistani cricketers and needs no introduction.

This Texas town celebrates Shahid Afridi Day, every year

08 Feb 2018

This Texas town celebrates Shahid Afridi Day, every year

The infectious popularity of Pakistani cricketer Shahid 'Boom Boom' Afridi has reached a Texas town, which celebrates February 5 as Shahid Afridi Day.

Remembering Kumble's perfect 10

07 Feb 2018

Remembering Kumble's perfect 10

Indian spin legend, Anil Kumble scripted history by claiming a 'perfect 10' on February 7, 1999 at the Feroz Shah Kotla in Delhi.

All you need to know about the Ice Cricket Tournament

03 Feb 2018

All you need to know about the Ice Cricket Tournament

Cricket fans, from across the globe, will have some exciting days ahead as some of their favourite former cricketers will get back into action in the icy cold weather of Switzerland.

Cricket greats who walked away from international cricket in 2017

31 Dec 2017

Cricket greats who walked away from international cricket in 2017

Every great thing comes to an end. Some cricket legends also called it quits to their fairytale careers this year.

Weird things about the new T10 League

20 Dec 2017

Weird things about the new T10 League

Cricket saw a new format come to life at Sharjah last week, when the inaugural edition of the T10 league kicked off.

T10 Cricket League to kick off on 14th December

13 Dec 2017

T10 Cricket League to kick off on 14th December

Almost 10 years after the launch of IPL in 2008, we are about to witness another innovation in the shortest format of cricket- a new ten-over-a-side, T10 Cricket League.

What is so great about the Number 10 jersey?

30 Nov 2017

What is so great about the Number 10 jersey?

The BCCI has decided to unofficially retire Sachin Tendulkar's iconic Number 10 jersey, nearly 5 years after the legendary cricketer's retirement from the sport.

Who are the best all-rounders of this generation?

01 Nov 2017

Who are the best all-rounders of this generation?

History has proved that all-rounders play a significant role in a team's victory. Be it Kapil Dev in India's World Cup triumph in 1983, Yuvraj Singh in the 2011 World Cup or Shahid Afridi in the 2009 World T20.

India vs NZ 3rd ODI: Match highlights and records broken

29 Oct 2017

India vs NZ 3rd ODI: Match highlights and records broken

India registered a 2-1 win in the ODI series against New Zealand after winning the nail-biting 3rd ODI.

India score 337 in 3rd ODI

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India score 337 in 3rd ODI

Indian went on to score 337 runs in the first innings of the 3rd ODI match against New Zealand.

World's first international T-10 League to kick off in December

05 Oct 2017

World's first international T-10 League to kick off in December

Top international cricketers are all set to compete with each other in the very first international T-10 Cricket League, scheduled to be played in December at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium in the United Arab Emirates.

End of the road for Lasith Malinga?

01 Sep 2017

End of the road for Lasith Malinga?

Sri Lankan pacer Lasith Malinga has stated that he will assess his future in international cricket after the ODI series against India.

Records broken in 4th ODI between India and Sri Lanka

01 Sep 2017

Records broken in 4th ODI between India and Sri Lanka

India thrashed Sri Lanka in the fourth ODI and took a 4-0 lead in the five-match series.

Mithali Raj becomes leading run-scorer in Women's ODIs

12 Jul 2017

Mithali Raj becomes leading run-scorer in Women's ODIs

Indian women's team captain Mithali Raj went past England's Charlotte Edwards to become the leading run scorer in the history of women's ODI cricket.

Sarfaraz Ahmed named Pakistan's Test Team captain

05 Jul 2017

Sarfaraz Ahmed named Pakistan's Test Team captain

After leading Pakistan to their maiden ICC Champions Trophy title, Sarfaraz Ahmed has been named as the captain of Test team by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB).

ICC Women's Cricket WC- Mithali leads Indian team to victory

25 Jun 2017

ICC Women's Cricket WC- Mithali leads Indian team to victory

Indian women's cricket team started their campaign in the 2017 ICC Women's Cricket World Cup with a comfortable 35-run win against England.

Why should women cricket get more recognition?

14 Jun 2017

Why should women cricket get more recognition?

Cricket has always been dominated by male cricketers and women cricketers have not received their share of recognition.

How good is Hardik Pandya?

06 Jun 2017

How good is Hardik Pandya?

Hardik Pandya made his debut in the international cricket last year, but he is already being seen as one of the emerging players of India.

India gear up for Champions Trophy clash against Pakistan

03 Jun 2017

India gear up for Champions Trophy clash against Pakistan

It is cricket frenzy all across the nation as Indian team is set to take on Pakistan in its opening Champions Trophy match on Sunday at Edgbaston, England.

ICC Champions Trophy: Harbhajan Singh named one of the ambassadors

13 Apr 2017

ICC Champions Trophy: Harbhajan Singh named one of the ambassadors

Veteran off-spinner Harbhajan Singh was one of the eight players to be appointed as the ambassador of the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy.

Tainted Salman Butt to return to international cricket?

14 Mar 2017

Tainted Salman Butt to return to international cricket?

After serving a five-year ban for spot-fixing, tainted Pakistan batsman Salman Butt is being considered for Pakistan's test series against West Indies this April.

Shahid Afridi bids adieu to international cricket

20 Feb 2017

Shahid Afridi bids adieu to international cricket

Pakistani all-rounder Shahid Afridi announced his retirement from international cricket, putting an end to his 21-year cricketing career.