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AUSvsIND, SCG Test: Decoding interesting stats of this historic match

11 Jan 2021

AUSvsIND, SCG Test: Decoding interesting stats of this historic match

India scripted an emphatic turnaround on Day 5 of the third Test against Australia at the SCG.

England tour of Lanka: All that you need to know

10 Jan 2021

England tour of Lanka: All that you need to know

Sri Lanka and England are all set to face each other in two Tests, starting January 14.

SGG Test: Australia pull back momentum on Day 3

09 Jan 2021

SGG Test: Australia pull back momentum on Day 3

India suffered yet another batting collapse, this time on Day 3 of the ongoing SCG Test.

Coronavirus: Kejriwal makes seven-day institutional quarantine mandatory for UK returnees

08 Jan 2021

Coronavirus: Kejriwal makes seven-day institutional quarantine mandatory for UK returnees

In view of the more infectious strain of coronavirus that sparked lockdown's return in London, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Friday that those returning from the United Kingdom and testing negative must stay in institutional quarantine for seven days in Delhi.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Decoding possible scenarios of ICC World Test Championship

06 Jan 2021

#NewsBytesExplainer: Decoding possible scenarios of ICC World Test Championship

New Zealand, on Wednesday, handed Pakistan an innings defeat in the second Test at the Hagley Oval, Christchurch.

Australia tour: Records Ajinkya Rahane can break in Sydney Test

05 Jan 2021

Australia tour: Records Ajinkya Rahane can break in Sydney Test

After a couple of riveting encounters, Australia and India are set to lock horns in the impending SCG Test.

After missing series opener, Babar ruled out of second Test

02 Jan 2021

After missing series opener, Babar ruled out of second Test

Pakistan skipper Babar Azam has been ruled out of the second Test against New Zealand, starting Sunday in Christchurch.

Steyn pulls out of IPL 2021, will play other leagues

02 Jan 2021

Steyn pulls out of IPL 2021, will play other leagues

Pace spearhead Dale Steyn has opted out of the upcoming edition of Indian Premier League (IPL).

Government assures vaccine will work against new COVID-19 strain

29 Dec 2020

Government assures vaccine will work against new COVID-19 strain

There is no evidence to suggest that COVID-19 vaccines will not work against the new strain of the coronavirus, the government said on Tuesday.

UK to Japan: These countries have reported new coronavirus strain

28 Dec 2020

UK to Japan: These countries have reported new coronavirus strain

Just as vaccines against COVID-19 were starting to roll out in parts of the world, a new strain of the coronavirus has stirred global panic.

COVID-19 task force details plan to detect new coronavirus strain

27 Dec 2020

COVID-19 task force details plan to detect new coronavirus strain

The national task force on COVID-19 on Saturday discussed surveillance strategies for the newly-detected strain of coronavirus in the United Kingdom, which is believed to be more infectious.

Had to: Anurag Basu on dropping Govinda from 'Jagga Jasoos'

26 Dec 2020

Had to: Anurag Basu on dropping Govinda from 'Jagga Jasoos'

Director Anurag Basu has opened up about his 2017-movie Jagga Jasoos and revealed why he had to cut Govinda's role.

UK claims South Africa's COVID variant more dangerous, latter rejects

26 Dec 2020

UK claims South Africa's COVID variant more dangerous, latter rejects

South African Health Minister Zweli Mkhize has strongly rejected UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock's claim that the African country's new coronavirus strain is more contagious than the one in the United Kingdom.

Here's the significance of the Boxing Day Test

25 Dec 2020

Here's the significance of the Boxing Day Test

'Boxing Day' is the day when sporting action takes place all over the globe.

Coronavirus: 22 who returned to India from UK test positive

23 Dec 2020

Coronavirus: 22 who returned to India from UK test positive

At least 22 people who returned to India from the United Kingdom in the past few days have tested positive for COVID-19.

Can prepare vaccine against mutated virus in 6 weeks: BioNTech

22 Dec 2020

Can prepare vaccine against mutated virus in 6 weeks: BioNTech

Ugur Sahin, the co-founder and CEO of the German drugmaker BioNTech, displayed confidence that their COVID-19 vaccine can work against the new strain of the coronavirus.

Jacques Kallis appointed England's batting consultant for SL Test tour

22 Dec 2020

Jacques Kallis appointed England's batting consultant for SL Test tour

Former all-rounder Jacques Kallis has been appointed as England's latest batting consultant for the upcoming Test series in Sri Lanka.

Coronavirus mutation: Here's what we know about the new strain

21 Dec 2020

Coronavirus mutation: Here's what we know about the new strain

As the vaccine for COVID-19 had just started rolling out, the worrisome news of the coronavirus mutating has started circulating.

Australia thrash India in Day-Night Test: Records broken

19 Dec 2020

Australia thrash India in Day-Night Test: Records broken

Australia wreaked havoc in the second innings with the ball against India on Day 3 of the first Test at the Adelaide Oval.

Angelo Mathews ruled out of South Africa Test series

18 Dec 2020

Angelo Mathews ruled out of South Africa Test series

Sri Lanka have named an expanded 22-man squad for the upcoming Test series against South Africa and England.

A look at Wisden's 2020 ODI Team of the Year

17 Dec 2020

A look at Wisden's 2020 ODI Team of the Year

Wisden India has announced the 2020 ODI Team of the Year and two Indian players have made the cut.

Quinton de Kock turns 28: Presenting his career achievements

17 Dec 2020

Quinton de Kock turns 28: Presenting his career achievements

South African cricketer Quinton de Kock celebrates his birthday as he turned 28 on Thursday.

ICC announces schedule for Women's World Cup 2022

15 Dec 2020

ICC announces schedule for Women's World Cup 2022

The International Cricket Council (ICC), on Tuesday, announced the revised schedule for the 2022 ICC Women's World Cup.

NZ beat WI in second Test, sweep series: Records broken

14 Dec 2020

NZ beat WI in second Test, sweep series: Records broken

Hosts New Zealand, on Monday, completed a 2-0 series sweep over West Indies, winning the second Test by an innings and 12 runs.

ICC confirms pathway to Under-19 Cricket World Cup 2022

13 Dec 2020

ICC confirms pathway to Under-19 Cricket World Cup 2022

The International Cricket Council (ICC), on Sunday, announced the rescheduled qualification pathway to the Under-19 Men's Cricket World Cup 2022.

ICC announces qualification process for Women's T20 WC 2023

12 Dec 2020

ICC announces qualification process for Women's T20 WC 2023

The International Cricket Council (ICC), on Saturday, announced the qualification pathway for the Women's T20 World Cup 2023.

A look at Australia's impressive numbers in Day-Night Tests

12 Dec 2020

A look at Australia's impressive numbers in Day-Night Tests

Australia are set to face India in a four-match Test series, starting December 17 in Adelaide.

South Africa confirm first tour to Pakistan in 2021

09 Dec 2020

South Africa confirm first tour to Pakistan in 2021

Cricket South Africa has confirmed that the Proteas men's team will travel to Pakistan for their first tour since 2007.

ICC T20I Rankings: Rahul and Kohli gain one place each

09 Dec 2020

ICC T20I Rankings: Rahul and Kohli gain one place each

Australia overcame Team India in the third T20I on Tuesday, however the Virat Kohli-led side won the series by a 2-1 margin.

Parthiv Patel announces retirement from all forms of cricket

09 Dec 2020

Parthiv Patel announces retirement from all forms of cricket

Indian wicket-keeper Parthiv Patel has announced retirement from all forms of the game.

Oxford-AstraZeneca release final-stage trial results, coronavirus vaccine labeled safe

09 Dec 2020

Oxford-AstraZeneca release final-stage trial results, coronavirus vaccine labeled safe

The University of Oxford and pharmaceutical firm AstraZeneca became the first coronavirus vaccine developers to release their final-stage clinical trial data.

Ben Stokes' father passes away: Details here

08 Dec 2020

Ben Stokes' father passes away: Details here

England cricketer Ben Stokes has lost his father Ged on Tuesday.

Australia beat India in third T20I: List of records broken

08 Dec 2020

Australia beat India in third T20I: List of records broken

The Indian cricket team failed to chase down a steep 187-run target against Australia in the third and final T20I.

New Zealand tour: Pakistan recall Sarfaraz Ahmed for T20I series

06 Dec 2020

New Zealand tour: Pakistan recall Sarfaraz Ahmed for T20I series

Pakistan have recalled former captain Sarfaraz Ahmed for the three-match T20I series against New Zealand, starting December 18.

Corey Anderson quits NZ cricket, will play in USA League

05 Dec 2020

Corey Anderson quits NZ cricket, will play in USA League

Star all-rounder Corey Anderson has quit the New Zealand cricket team with immediate effect.

ODI series to go ahead between SA and England

05 Dec 2020

ODI series to go ahead between SA and England

The South African cricket squad has tested negative for the novel coronavirus, allowing three ODI matches against England to start on Sunday in Paarl near Cape Town.

ZTE Axon 20 5G, with under-display camera, launched globally

04 Dec 2020

ZTE Axon 20 5G, with under-display camera, launched globally

ZTE has launched its Axon 20 5G model in the global markets. The handset was introduced in China in September as the world's first commercial smartphone with an under-display camera.

England thrash SA in third T20I: List of records broken

02 Dec 2020

England thrash SA in third T20I: List of records broken

England completed a clean sweep over South Africa after winning the third T20I by nine wickets.

BBL 2020/21: Jason Holder signs up with Sydney Sixers

01 Dec 2020

BBL 2020/21: Jason Holder signs up with Sydney Sixers

Big Bash League defending champions Sydney Sixers have signed up West Indies Test captain Jason Holder on a three-match deal for the 2020/21 season.

Australia seal ODI series against India: List of records broken

29 Nov 2020

Australia seal ODI series against India: List of records broken

An in-form Australia overcame India in the second ODI of the three-match series on Sunday at the SCG.