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Steve Smith goes past Virat Kohli with 26th Test century

05 Sep 2019

Steve Smith goes past Virat Kohli with 26th Test century

Australian batsman Steve Smith played another prolific innings as he slammed his 26th Test century in the ongoing fourth Test against England on Thursday.

Steve Smith edges Virat Kohli to become No.1 Test batsman

03 Sep 2019

Steve Smith edges Virat Kohli to become No.1 Test batsman

The hide and seek game between Australia's Steve Smith and Indian skipper Virat Kohli continues, as both fight for the top spot in the ICC Test Rankings for Batsmen.

Ashes: Jofra Archer confident of England's win- Here's why

29 Aug 2019

Ashes: Jofra Archer confident of England's win- Here's why

Three Tests have gone, but the ongoing Ashes 2019 sees the deadlock still intact with one apiece between England and Australia.

Jack Leach to get free glasses for life: Here's how

26 Aug 2019

Jack Leach to get free glasses for life: Here's how

English spinner Jack Leach would be given free glasses for life by the official sponsor of 2019 Ashes, Specsavers.

Steve Smith ruled out of Headingley Ashes Test: Details here

20 Aug 2019

Steve Smith ruled out of Headingley Ashes Test: Details here

Australian batsman Steve Smith has been ruled out of the upcoming Headingley Test of the ongoing Ashes 2019, due to concussion.

Ashes 2019: England name unchanged 12-man squad for Headingley Test

19 Aug 2019

Ashes 2019: England name unchanged 12-man squad for Headingley Test

England on Monday announced an unchanged 12-man squad for the upcoming third Ashes Test against Australia at Headingley in Leeds from Thursday.

Cricket Australia could make neck guards compulsory

19 Aug 2019

Cricket Australia could make neck guards compulsory

The world was shocked when Australian batsman Steve Smith was struck by a lethal bouncer from Jofra Archer a couple of days back.

Statistical analysis of Steve Smith and Virat Kohli's Test performance

17 Aug 2019

Statistical analysis of Steve Smith and Virat Kohli's Test performance

Australian batsman Steve Smith scripted a number of records with his prolific batting performance in the opening Ashes 2019 Test.

The Ashes 2019, 2nd Test: Match preview and other details

14 Aug 2019

The Ashes 2019, 2nd Test: Match preview and other details

Hosts England are all set to take on arch-rivals Australia in the second Test of The Ashes 2019 at Lord's in London on Wednesday.

Interesting facts about Sir Donald Bradman on his 110th birthday

27 Aug 2018

Interesting facts about Sir Donald Bradman on his 110th birthday

Today the world is celebrating Sir Donald George Bradman's 110th birthday, a man remembered and idolized for his extraordinary achievements in cricket.

Australia vs England 4th ODI: Records broken

26 Jan 2018

Australia vs England 4th ODI: Records broken

After losing the ODI series and going down 3-0, Australia have finally claimed a consolation victory in the 4th ODI at Adelaide.

Australia vs England 3rd ODI: Records broken

21 Jan 2018

Australia vs England 3rd ODI: Records broken

England have clinched the ODI series, after a 16 run victory over Australia in Sydney.

Australia vs England 2nd ODI: Records broken

19 Jan 2018

Australia vs England 2nd ODI: Records broken

Australia might have rolled over England in the Ashes Test series, but the Three Lions are a completely different opposition in the 50-over format of the game.

Records broken in 1st ODI England vs Australia

14 Jan 2018

Records broken in 1st ODI England vs Australia

After the Ashes debacle, England have bounced back in style by comfortably winning the 1st ODI in Melbourne.

Records broken in the 2017-18 Ashes series

08 Jan 2018

Records broken in the 2017-18 Ashes series

Australia won the 5th Test at the SCG by an innings and 123 runs to complete a 4-0 rout of England in the 2017-18 Ashes.

Australia on the verge of 4-0 Ashes triumph

07 Jan 2018

Australia on the verge of 4-0 Ashes triumph

Australia are on the verge of securing a comfortable 4-0 Ashes series triumph.

MCG pitch rated 'poor' after a dull Ashes Test draw

02 Jan 2018

MCG pitch rated 'poor' after a dull Ashes Test draw

In a first ever instance for an Australian international pitch, the ICC has rated the MCG pitch for 4th Ashes Test as "poor".

Australia vs England: Records broken during the 4th Ashes Test

30 Dec 2017

Australia vs England: Records broken during the 4th Ashes Test

Australia remain unbeaten in the Ashes series after toiling for a draw in the 4th Test.

Ashes: England dominate as Cook delights with a double ton

28 Dec 2017

Ashes: England dominate as Cook delights with a double ton

Amidst questions being raised over his place in team, England's Alastair Cook, with an illustrious 151-test-long career, put on a batting master-class to score an unbeaten double ton at the MCG.

Ashes 4th Test: Cook's hundred puts England in charge

27 Dec 2017

Ashes 4th Test: Cook's hundred puts England in charge

Starting the Day 2 of the 4th Ashes Test at 244-3, Australia struggled to bat and were bowled out quickly for 327, giving England a chance to get back in the game.

Top 5 Boxing Day Test Matches

26 Dec 2017

Top 5 Boxing Day Test Matches

Boxing Day test match is one of the most anticipated traditions in cricket and the Melbourne Cricket ground has been its iconic venue.

Ashes 4th Test: Warner and Smith put hosts in command

26 Dec 2017

Ashes 4th Test: Warner and Smith put hosts in command

Australia ended the opening day of Boxing Day Test at the MCG on 244-3 with David Warner and Steven Smith scoring big for the side.

Australia clinch Ashes; records broken in the Perth Test

18 Dec 2017

Australia clinch Ashes; records broken in the Perth Test

The urn is heading back to Australia. It is a time for celebrations in Australia, as Steven Smith and his boys secured the Ashes series with a thumping victory in the third test at Perth.

Ashes: Steve Smith calmly leads Australia back into contest

15 Dec 2017

Ashes: Steve Smith calmly leads Australia back into contest

After the domination of England on Day 1 of 3rd Ashes Test, Australia were able to put an end to the visitors' innings on Day 2 at 403, undoubtedly a good score.

Ashes: England off to a good start with Malan's hundred

14 Dec 2017

Ashes: England off to a good start with Malan's hundred

The 3rd Ashes Test between Australia and England is off to a promising start for the visitors with Englishman Dawid Malan scoring his maiden Test century.

Ashes Fixing scandal: All about the two bookies involved

14 Dec 2017

Ashes Fixing scandal: All about the two bookies involved

The Ashes was rocked by claims of fixing by UK based publication 'The Sun'. In its exclusive investigation, it revealed that two Indian bookies claimed they could fix the third Test at Perth.

Was there a 'million dollar plot' to fix the Ashes?

14 Dec 2017

Was there a 'million dollar plot' to fix the Ashes?

The sporting world's biggest enemy, match fixing has struck yet again. The bombshell was dropped by UK publication The Sun claiming that attempts were made to fix the third Ashes Test in Perth.

Australia's iconic WACA stadium prepares for its last Ashes

11 Dec 2017

Australia's iconic WACA stadium prepares for its last Ashes

WACA (Western Australian Cricket Association) cricket ground prepares to host its final Ashes Test, as it is set to be replaced as Perth's premier stadium by the new state-of-the-art Perth stadium come January.

Ashes: England batsman Ben Duckett suspended

10 Dec 2017

Ashes: England batsman Ben Duckett suspended

England are on the verge of losing the Ashes after going down 2-0 in the series; their troubles only seem to be mounting.

England could lift Ben Stokes's suspension

29 Nov 2017

England could lift Ben Stokes's suspension

England have gone down 1-0 in the Ashes after losing the first Test in Brisbane.

Bairstow accused of allegedly headbutting Bancroft

27 Nov 2017

Bairstow accused of allegedly headbutting Bancroft

England's Ashes tour has take an unwanted twist. Wicket-keeper Jonny Bairstow is in the headlines for all the wrong reasons.

England crumble, Australia on the brink of victory

26 Nov 2017

England crumble, Australia on the brink of victory

Joe Root and his men had a disastrous day at office today as the 'Three Lions' are now on the verge of losing the first Ashes Test.

Flintoff claims earth is shaped like a turnip

25 Nov 2017

Flintoff claims earth is shaped like a turnip

We all remember Andrew Flintoff, one of the best all-rounders to have graced the sport. But do you know what he is upto these days?

Pressure mounts on England as day 3 draws to close

25 Nov 2017

Pressure mounts on England as day 3 draws to close

England look like they are in deep trouble after Alastair Cook was caught out at seven in the fourth over of England's second innings of the Ashes opener at Gabba.

Steve Smith- The greatest test batsman alive?

25 Nov 2017

Steve Smith- The greatest test batsman alive?

Steve Smith has confirmed his status as the best Test batsman on the planet.

Smith leads from the front as Aussies fight back

24 Nov 2017

Smith leads from the front as Aussies fight back

Talk about being a leader and Steve Smith is doing exactly that. The 28-year-old rescued the baggy greens leading the fight back after a top order batting collapse in the Ashes first Test at Gabba on Friday.

Can England retain the famous urn?

23 Nov 2017

Can England retain the famous urn?

The fiercest rivalry in cricket, Australia vs England in the Ashes is underway in Brisbane's famous Gabba.

Ashes records that might never get broken

22 Nov 2017

Ashes records that might never get broken

The biggest and the oldest rivalry in the history of cricket is all set to take centre stage as Australia and England go head to head in the Ashes, starting this Thursday at the Gabba Stadium in Brisbane.

Ashes series in doubt over pay dispute, says David Warner

15 May 2017

Ashes series in doubt over pay dispute, says David Warner

Star Australian batsman and team vice-captain David Warner said that the players are prepared to skip the upcoming home Ashes series over the ongoing pay dispute between Australia's cricket board and the players.