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Varun Dhawan comes out in support of skipper Steve Smith

30 Mar 2018

Varun Dhawan comes out in support of skipper Steve Smith

Bollywood actor Varun Dhawan has lent support to Australian skipper Steve Smith over the ball-tampering controversy and hopes that fans will "forgive" him for his actions.

Meet the man who caught Bancroft's ball-tampering act on camera

26 Mar 2018

Meet the man who caught Bancroft's ball-tampering act on camera

On the fateful day when Australian cricketers hung their heads in shame over the ball tampering scandal, a South African named Zotani Oscar went viral on social media.

IPL 2018: Steve Smith steps down as Rajasthan Royals captain

26 Mar 2018

IPL 2018: Steve Smith steps down as Rajasthan Royals captain

Steven Smith has decided to step down from captaincy of the Rajasthan Royals.

Bengaluru among 10 metros drying up fastest, severe crisis looming

22 Mar 2018

Bengaluru among 10 metros drying up fastest, severe crisis looming

That Bengaluru is facing water crisis is nothing new. But what's startling is that it is fast approaching 'Day Zero,' when taps start running dry.

SA vs AUS: Which team holds the edge in 3rd-Test?

21 Mar 2018

SA vs AUS: Which team holds the edge in 3rd-Test?

The much-awaited third Test between South Africa and Australia will kick off on Thursday at the Newlands cricket stadium in Cape Town.

Bengaluru: 68 tankers to be kept ready for water shortage

07 Mar 2018

Bengaluru: 68 tankers to be kept ready for water shortage

To prepare Bengaluru for the upcoming summer and subsequent possible water scarcity, mayor R Sampath Raj said that 68 tankers would be kept ready to cater to water-deficient areas.

Navy women on-board INSV Tarini successfully reach South Africa

03 Mar 2018

Navy women on-board INSV Tarini successfully reach South Africa

The all-women crew that began its global circumnavigation trip on-board the Indian Navy Sailing Vessel (INSV) Tarini in September 2017 reached South Africa's Cape Town on Friday, reported PTI.

Indian and South African teams donate for drought-hit Cape Town

28 Feb 2018

Indian and South African teams donate for drought-hit Cape Town

Coming together for a cause, Indian and South African teams have donated about 100,000 Rand (approximately Rs 5,50,000) towards the water crisis in drought-hit Cape Town.

ISIS-linked Indian-origin woman, partner held in British couple abduction case

26 Feb 2018

ISIS-linked Indian-origin woman, partner held in British couple abduction case

A 27-year-old Indian-origin woman and her partner, both allegedly linked to the ISIS terror group, have been arrested on charges of abducting a British couple, said South African special police unit Hawks.

Kohli to receive ICC Test Championship mace after 3rd T20I

24 Feb 2018

Kohli to receive ICC Test Championship mace after 3rd T20I

The ICC will present the ICC Test Championship mace to Virat Kohli at the Newlands Stadium in Cape Town after the end of the third and final T20I against South Africa today.

South Africa vs India 3rd T20I: Ground statistics

23 Feb 2018

South Africa vs India 3rd T20I: Ground statistics

India and South Africa will lock horns in the 3rd and final T20I of the series on Saturday at the Newlands stadium in Cape Town.

South Africa vs India 3rd T20I: Probable Playing XI

23 Feb 2018

South Africa vs India 3rd T20I: Probable Playing XI

India's two-month-long tour of South Africa is drawing to a close with the final T20I game being the series decider.

Only two lakes in Bengaluru passed water quality test

21 Feb 2018

Only two lakes in Bengaluru passed water quality test

The worsening condition of Bengaluru's natural waterbodies has been making a lot of news recently.

South Africa announce squad for T20I series against India

13 Feb 2018

South Africa announce squad for T20I series against India

South Africa have named a 14-member squad for the upcoming T20Is series against India.

Bengaluru may soon run out of drinking water

13 Feb 2018

Bengaluru may soon run out of drinking water

Bengaluru's water shortage issue might soon lead the city to face Day Zero, after South African city Cape Town.

These 11 cities, including Bengaluru, to run out of drinking-water

12 Feb 2018

These 11 cities, including Bengaluru, to run out of drinking-water

Cape Town is set to run out of drinking water on 11th May.

#INDvsSA 3rd ODI: Kohli slams his 34th ODI century

07 Feb 2018

#INDvsSA 3rd ODI: Kohli slams his 34th ODI century

There is only one question in cricket fans' mind right now. How many records will Virat Kohli break?

Quinton de Kock ruled-out for rest of series against India

05 Feb 2018

Quinton de Kock ruled-out for rest of series against India

With mounting injury concerns for the top players, South Africa's situation went from bad to worse.

India thrash SA to take 2-0 lead, here are records-broken

04 Feb 2018

India thrash SA to take 2-0 lead, here are records-broken

Virat Kohli and company are inching closer to snatch the number one rank in ODIs after a compelling 9 wickets victory over South Africa in the second ODI at Centurion.

India eye number one spot in ODI rankings

30 Jan 2018

India eye number one spot in ODI rankings

The number one ODI ranking will be on the line when India take on South Africa in the 6-match ODI-series, scheduled to kick off from 1st February in Durban.

India announce squad for T20 series against South Africa

28 Jan 2018

India announce squad for T20 series against South Africa

India have named a 16-member squad for the upcoming T20 series against South Africa.

India beat Pakistan to lift blind cricket World Cup

20 Jan 2018

India beat Pakistan to lift blind cricket World Cup

India have scripted history by successfully defending the blind cricket World Cup, beating arch-rivals Pakistan by 2 wickets at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium in UAE.

Seamers Shardul Thakur and Navdeep Saini to join squad

19 Jan 2018

Seamers Shardul Thakur and Navdeep Saini to join squad

If the series defeat in Centurion was not hard enough to digest, Indian team management has now complained that India have been denied quality net bowlers.

South Africa win Test series; records broken in 2nd Test

17 Jan 2018

South Africa win Test series; records broken in 2nd Test

Virat Kohli's 9 Test series unbeaten streak, has come to an end as India succumbed to a 135 run loss in the second Test at Centurion.

After scoring 150 runs, Virat kisses his ring for Anushka

15 Jan 2018

After scoring 150 runs, Virat kisses his ring for Anushka

Virat Kohli has been setting major relationship goals since the day he got married to Anushka. His public gestures for Anushka are often endearing.

South Africa vs India 2nd Test: Probable XI

12 Jan 2018

South Africa vs India 2nd Test: Probable XI

India's 72 run defeat to South Africa in Cape Town was an eye opener for captain Virat Kohli who has some crucial selection decisions to make if they have to keep the three-match Test series alive.

What should be Kohli's strategy against South Africa?

11 Jan 2018

What should be Kohli's strategy against South Africa?

The first Test in Cape Town left India with a bitter defeat. It gave us a glimpse of bouncy South African pitches and the relentless pace bowling attack of the home side.

Kohli, Pujara take a hit in ICC Test rankings

10 Jan 2018

Kohli, Pujara take a hit in ICC Test rankings

India's top-ranked Test batsmen, Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara have slipped down the ICC rankings after the horrendous batting display at Cape Town.

India v/s SA: Analyzing India's failure in 1st Test

09 Jan 2018

India v/s SA: Analyzing India's failure in 1st Test

After a close fight in the first Test at Cape Town, India succumbed to a 72 run loss as South African bowlers tore apart the Indian batting line.

Records broken in 1st Test SA vs India

08 Jan 2018

Records broken in 1st Test SA vs India

South Africa won the 1st Test of the three-match Test series against India at Newlands, Cape Town by 72 runs.

Anushka is back to India; Team 'Zero' has the best-surprise

08 Jan 2018

Anushka is back to India; Team 'Zero' has the best-surprise

After having a fairytale wedding in Tuscany, two grand receptions in Delhi and Mumbai, a heavenly honeymoon in Finland and accompanying Virat to Cape Town, Anushka Sharma is back to the grind to resume shooting for 'Zero', her next big film with Shah Rukh Khan and Katrina Kaif.

South Africa vs India 1st Test: Predicted Playing XI

04 Jan 2018

South Africa vs India 1st Test: Predicted Playing XI

After a long stretch of playing matches on home turf, Team India looks to kick off their first away assignment against South Africa with the 1st Test in Cape Town.

Team India asked to shower for less than 2 minutes

04 Jan 2018

Team India asked to shower for less than 2 minutes

The Indian Cricket Team has been asked to time their baths in Cape Town.

Drought-hit Cape Town wicket could favour India in 1st Test

02 Jan 2018

Drought-hit Cape Town wicket could favour India in 1st Test

As South Africa faces the worst drought in years, the dry conditions could favour visitors in the 1st South Africa vs India Test at Newlands, Cape Town.

Proteas go all out, name full-strength squad for 1st Test

29 Dec 2017

Proteas go all out, name full-strength squad for 1st Test

South Africa have announced a full strength 15 member squad for the upcoming first Test against India, which is scheduled to kick off from the 5th of January in Cape town.

Who is better overseas- Ashwin or Jadeja?

30 Nov 2017

Who is better overseas- Ashwin or Jadeja?

Ashwin and Jadeja have been a vital clog in India's incredible success over the last few years.

Indian Navy's all-woman crew to circumnavigate the globe

10 Sep 2017

Indian Navy's all-woman crew to circumnavigate the globe

In a "historic occasion for India", a six-member all-woman team from the Indian Navy set sail from Goa today in a mission to circumnavigate the globe.

Australia's captain Steve Smith approves of sledging

14 Feb 2017

Australia's captain Steve Smith approves of sledging

Australia will be playing against India in four-Test series that start on 23rd February in Pune.

England win the first T20 against India

26 Jan 2017

England win the first T20 against India

England took a 1-0 lead in the T20 series as they chased the target of 148 runs with 11 balls to spare.

Imran Tahir fined for sledging

13 Oct 2016

Imran Tahir fined for sledging

South African leg-spinner Imran Tahir was fined heftily with 30% of his match fee along with two demerit points, after a heated exchange with Australian batsman David Warner.