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Root can break all-time record of Sachin Tendulkar: Geoffrey Boycott

26 Jan 2021

Root can break all-time record of Sachin Tendulkar: Geoffrey Boycott

England recently defeated Sri Lanka in the second Test to win the two-Test series 2-0.

England win Galle Test, rout Sri Lanka 2-0: Records broken

25 Jan 2021

England win Galle Test, rout Sri Lanka 2-0: Records broken

England defeated hosts Sri Lanka by six wickets in the second and final Test at the Galle International Stadium.

Joe Root smashes 19th career Test ton: Records broken

24 Jan 2021

Joe Root smashes 19th career Test ton: Records broken

England captain Joe Root scored a valiant century in the ongoing second Test against Sri Lanka.

James Anderson takes 30th five-wicket haul in Test cricket

23 Jan 2021

James Anderson takes 30th five-wicket haul in Test cricket

Legendary England pacer James Anderson showed his brilliance with the ball on Day 2 of the second Test against Sri Lanka.

Angelo Mathews smashes 11th career Test ton: Records broken

22 Jan 2021

Angelo Mathews smashes 11th career Test ton: Records broken

Veteran Sri Lankan batsman Angelo Mathews brought up his 11th career Test century in the ongoing Day 1 of the second Test against England in Galle.

Sri Lanka vs England, 2nd Test: Preview, Dream11 and stats

21 Jan 2021

Sri Lanka vs England, 2nd Test: Preview, Dream11 and stats

The England cricket team will hope to win the Test series against Sri Lanka when the two sides face each other in the second encounter, starting Friday.

Maldives to become first foreign country to receive Covishield doses

19 Jan 2021

Maldives to become first foreign country to receive Covishield doses

Maldives is set to become the first foreign country to receive COVID-19 vaccines from India. The Asian country will reportedly receive a consignment of Covishield doses on Wednesday.

ICC World Test Championship: Here are the possible scenarios

19 Jan 2021

ICC World Test Championship: Here are the possible scenarios

The Indian cricket team beat Australia in the Brisbane Test to clinch the four-match series by a 2-1 margin.

All-round England beat Sri Lanka in first Test: Records broken

18 Jan 2021

All-round England beat Sri Lanka in first Test: Records broken

England beat Sri Lanka in the first Test to take a crucial 1-0 lead in the two-match series.

Brisbane Test, Day 3: Records broken by Sundar and Thakur

17 Jan 2021

Brisbane Test, Day 3: Records broken by Sundar and Thakur

Washington Sundar and Shardul Thakur kept India's hopes alive in the ongoing Brisbane Test with a record partnership on Day 3.

SL vs ENG: Moeen Ali cleared to join England's bubble

17 Jan 2021

SL vs ENG: Moeen Ali cleared to join England's bubble

All-rounder Moeen Ali, on Saturday, entered England's bio-bubble after clearing two COVID-19 tests.

England's Joe Root smashes fourth Test double century: Records broken

16 Jan 2021

England's Joe Root smashes fourth Test double century: Records broken

England skipper Joe Root, who brought up his 18th career Test century on Day 2 of the first match against Sri Lanka in Galle, has gone on to convert it to a double ton.

Joe Root smashes 18th career Test century: The key numbers

15 Jan 2021

Joe Root smashes 18th career Test century: The key numbers

England skipper Joe Root brought up his 18th career Test century on Day 2 of the first match against Sri Lanka in Galle.

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.

Kane Williamson dethrones Smith to become number one Test batsman

31 Dec 2020

Kane Williamson dethrones Smith to become number one Test batsman

New Zealand captain Kane Williamson has become the number one batsman in Test cricket.

Joe Root turns 30: A look at his notable feats

30 Dec 2020

Joe Root turns 30: A look at his notable feats

England Test captain Joe Root turned 30 on Wednesday.

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.

A look at Virat Kohli's performance in 2020

20 Dec 2020

A look at Virat Kohli's performance in 2020

India suffered a crushing defeat to Australia in the Adelaide Test (D/N).

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.

India's neighbors train experts for clinical trials of COVID-19 vaccine

17 Dec 2020

India's neighbors train experts for clinical trials of COVID-19 vaccine

India's friendly neighboring nations trained over 100 experts to strengthen capacities in their countries for facilitating phase-3 clinical trials of the Indian COVID-19 vaccine, a senior official of the Department of Biotechnology said.

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.

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.

England set to tour Sri Lanka for two-Test series

09 Dec 2020

England set to tour Sri Lanka for two-Test series

England are set to tour Sri Lanka for a two-match Test series next year.

England's tour of South Africa called off on medical grounds

07 Dec 2020

England's tour of South Africa called off on medical grounds

The remainder of England's white-ball tour of South Africa has been called off amid the COVID-19 scare.

New Zealand beat WI in first Test: Records broken

06 Dec 2020

New Zealand beat WI in first Test: Records broken

New Zealand hammered West Indies in the first Test after concluding the proceedings on Day four.

Jasprit Bumrah turns 27: A look at his major records

06 Dec 2020

Jasprit Bumrah turns 27: A look at his major records

Indian's premier fast bowler, Jasprit Bumrah, turned 27 on Sunday.

NZ vs WI: Kane Williamson slams third double-century in Tests

04 Dec 2020

NZ vs WI: Kane Williamson slams third double-century in Tests

Hosts New Zealand extended their domination on Day 2 of the first Test against West Indies, as captain Kane Williamson slammed a defiant double-century.

Cyclone Burevi to cross Pamban soon; alert in TN, Kerala

03 Dec 2020

Cyclone Burevi to cross Pamban soon; alert in TN, Kerala

The cyclonic storm named Burevi in the Bay of Bengal is expected to reach Pamban island off the Tamil Nadu coast soon, according to the India Meteorological Department (IMD).

#CoronavirusImpact: Formal sector's wages fell by 3.6%, informal sector's 22.6%

03 Dec 2020

#CoronavirusImpact: Formal sector's wages fell by 3.6%, informal sector's 22.6%

The coronavirus pandemic, which adversely affected the Indian economy, also had an impact on wages, a recent report by the International Labour Organization (ILO) said.

Suresh Raina turns 34: A look at his major records

27 Nov 2020

Suresh Raina turns 34: A look at his major records

Left-handed batsman Suresh Raina served India's middle-order for nearly a decade before calling time on international career.

Kohli, Ashwin nominated for ICC Player of the Decade Award

24 Nov 2020

Kohli, Ashwin nominated for ICC Player of the Decade Award

India skipper Virat Kohli and off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin have been nominated for the ICC Player of the Decade Award.

LPL 2020: After Irfan Pathan, Munaf Patel joins Kandy Tuskers

17 Nov 2020

LPL 2020: After Irfan Pathan, Munaf Patel joins Kandy Tuskers

Former Indian fast bowler Munaf Patel has signed up for the Kandy Tuskers in the Lanka Premier League.

England's T20I tour of Pakistan to be postponed: Details here

17 Nov 2020

England's T20I tour of Pakistan to be postponed: Details here

England's tour of Pakistan for a short T20I series in early 2021 is set to be postponed to October due to unavailability of top players and matters related to costs.

Former Bangladesh Under-19 cricketer Mohammad Sozib dies by suicide

16 Nov 2020

Former Bangladesh Under-19 cricketer Mohammad Sozib dies by suicide

Former Bangladesh Under-19 player Mohammad Sozib passed away in Durgapur at the age of 21.

Here's how the World Test Championship finalists will be decided

15 Nov 2020

Here's how the World Test Championship finalists will be decided

The ICC Cricket Committee has devised a new way to decide the finalists for the World Test Championship.

Younis Khan appointed Pakistan batting coach: Details here

12 Nov 2020

Younis Khan appointed Pakistan batting coach: Details here

Younis Khan has been appointed as the batting coach of the Pakistan cricket team until the ICC T20 World Cup in 2022.

Women's T20 Challenge 2020: All you need to know

03 Nov 2020

Women's T20 Challenge 2020: All you need to know

The third season of Women's T20 Challenge is all set to begin on November 4 with defending champions Supernovas taking on Velocity in Sharjah.

Sri Lanka, Australia and Pakistan set to tour South Africa

27 Oct 2020

Sri Lanka, Australia and Pakistan set to tour South Africa

Cricket South Africa (CSA), on Tuesday, released the schedule of the upcoming home season.