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Ian Gould recalls the fierce 'Sachin vs Steyn' battle

31 May 2020

Ian Gould recalls the fierce 'Sachin vs Steyn' battle

Former ICC umpire Ian Gould recalled some of the intense player battles he witnessed on the cricket field.

Five instances when Ajinkya Rahane rose to occasion for India

06 May 2020

Five instances when Ajinkya Rahane rose to occasion for India

Ajinkya Rahane has been the linchpin of Indian middle order in Test cricket, ever since he announced his arrival.

Happy Birthday Brian Lara: His top five Test innings

02 May 2020

Happy Birthday Brian Lara: His top five Test innings

The Caribbean batting maestro Brain Lara turned 51 on Saturday.

A look at the best bowling spells in IPL history

29 Mar 2020

A look at the best bowling spells in IPL history

The Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 had earlier got postponed in wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

Steve Smith's captaincy ban ends, eligible to lead Australia again

29 Mar 2020

Steve Smith's captaincy ban ends, eligible to lead Australia again

Steve Smith may resume captaincy for Australia as his two-year ban comes to end.

Coronavirus outbreak: Will IPL 2020 follow the template of 2009?

17 Mar 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Will IPL 2020 follow the template of 2009?

A franchise official is hopeful that the upcoming edition of Indian Premier League could follow the model of 2009 season.

Stoinis should play for Australia in all formats: David Hussey

26 Feb 2020

Stoinis should play for Australia in all formats: David Hussey

Former Australia batsman David Hussey believes all-rounder Marcus Stoinis should play for Australia across formats.

#NewsBytesExclusive: Proud to lead India in World Cup, says Shailendra

23 Feb 2020

#NewsBytesExclusive: Proud to lead India in World Cup, says Shailendra

India are all set to feature in their maiden over 50s World Cup to be held in South Africa from March 10 to 24 this year.

Inexperienced Australia couldn't say 'no' to ball-tampering, feels Ponting

13 Feb 2020

Inexperienced Australia couldn't say 'no' to ball-tampering, feels Ponting

Former Australian skipper Ricky Ponting believes Steve Smith & Co. were too naive to avoid the Cape Town ball-tampering fiasco that jolted the Aussies.

How would Federer react to Nadal breaking his Slam record?

09 Feb 2020

How would Federer react to Nadal breaking his Slam record?

Roger Federer is considered the GOAT of tennis, having won record 20 Grand Slam titles.

SA vs England, 4th Test: Can England make it 3-1?

23 Jan 2020

SA vs England, 4th Test: Can England make it 3-1?

Visitors England would be looking to continue their dominance when they take on hosts South Africa in the fourth and final Test at The Wanderers Stadium in Johannesburg from Friday.

England achieve historic feat in Test cricket: Details here

16 Jan 2020

England achieve historic feat in Test cricket: Details here

The England cricket team registered a historic feat in the ongoing Test series against South Africa.

2nd Test, England beat South Africa: List of records broken

07 Jan 2020

2nd Test, England beat South Africa: List of records broken

England overcame hosts South Africa in the second Test match held at Newlands in Cape Town.

Ben Stokes claims impressive Test record for England: Details here

05 Jan 2020

Ben Stokes claims impressive Test record for England: Details here

England all-rounder Ben Stokes scripted a new record for England in their 142-year-old history in Test cricket.

South Africa vs England, 2nd Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

02 Jan 2020

South Africa vs England, 2nd Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

South Africa will look gain a solid hand against England in the upcoming second Test match, starting January 3.

SA vs ENG: Anderson joins an exclusive list of bowlers

26 Dec 2019

SA vs ENG: Anderson joins an exclusive list of bowlers

Veteran England pacer James Anderson showed why he is still a top bet at 37 years of age.

Wriddhiman Saha undergoes surgery for finger injury: Details here

27 Nov 2019

Wriddhiman Saha undergoes surgery for finger injury: Details here

Veteran Indian wicket-keeper batsman Wriddhiman Saha has undergone surgery to fix a fracture he sustained on a right-hand finger during the Day-Night Test against Bangladesh at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata last week.

Five funniest moments from IPL

18 Nov 2019

Five funniest moments from IPL

The Indian Premier League (IPL) is one of the most popular leagues in the world.

India vs South Africa, Tests: Wriddhiman Saha to keep wickets

01 Oct 2019

India vs South Africa, Tests: Wriddhiman Saha to keep wickets

The Indian cricket team is set to take on South Africa in a three-match Test series, starting October 2 in Vizag.

Australia runs out of water, braces for 'Day Zero'

22 Sep 2019

Australia runs out of water, braces for 'Day Zero'

As climate change continues to escalate globally, over a dozen towns in Australia are nearing Day Zero, the day when the taps run dry.

Love art? Here are five best destinations you should visit

16 Sep 2019

Love art? Here are five best destinations you should visit

Art is the essence of a city, its people, history, and culture.

Warner tampered the ball even in First-class cricket: Cook

10 Sep 2019

Warner tampered the ball even in First-class cricket: Cook

Sir Alastair Cook continues to enjoy First-class cricket post his international retirement.

Here are the first Test centurions from every cricketing nation

07 Sep 2019

Here are the first Test centurions from every cricketing nation

Test cricket is considered to be the ultimate format of the game.

'Sacred Games 2' trailer released, to air on August 15

09 Jul 2019

'Sacred Games 2' trailer released, to air on August 15

Streaming giant Netflix has released the much-awaited trailer of its maiden Indian original series, Sacred Games' second season.

World Cup: Kohli wins hearts, asks fans to support Smith

10 Jun 2019

World Cup: Kohli wins hearts, asks fans to support Smith

Two-time champions India came up with an enthralling performance to beat title holders Australia in the ICC World Cup 2019 at The Oval on Sunday.

West Indies beat Pakistan: Here are the records broken

31 May 2019

West Indies beat Pakistan: Here are the records broken

West Indies thrashed lacklustre Pakistan in match number two of the ICC World Cup 2019 on Friday.

CSA announces fixtures for 2019-20 home season: Details here

24 May 2019

CSA announces fixtures for 2019-20 home season: Details here

Cricket South Africa has announced the dates and venues for the upcoming 2019-20 home season, while Centurion was retained as the host of the Boxing Day Test.

World Cup: Australia are expecting a hostile reception, here's why

10 May 2019

World Cup: Australia are expecting a hostile reception, here's why

Australian cricketers are expecting a hostile reception on English soil, when they start the World Cup campaign next month.

World Cup 2019: Warner and Smith return to Australia's squad

15 Apr 2019

World Cup 2019: Warner and Smith return to Australia's squad

With just over a month to go for the ICC World Cup 2019, preparations are already underway.

Proteas seal first T20I via Super Over against Lanka

20 Mar 2019

Proteas seal first T20I via Super Over against Lanka

South Africa clinched the first T20I against Sri Lanka in a dramatic fashion to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.

A look at the top five bowling figures in IPL

04 Mar 2019

A look at the top five bowling figures in IPL

Over the years in the Indian Premier League (IPL), we have witnessed some breathtaking bowling spells that helped sides win matches.

Watch: Under-13 cricketer in Hong Kong bowling like Jasprit Bumrah

03 Mar 2019

Watch: Under-13 cricketer in Hong Kong bowling like Jasprit Bumrah

Several kids, around the world, look to imitate their favorite cricketers, be it their body language, batting stance or bowling action.

Sheffield Shield: Bancroft smashes 138* in first match post ban

24 Feb 2019

Sheffield Shield: Bancroft smashes 138* in first match post ban

Australian cricketer Cameron Bancroft carried his bat for Western Australia in Sheffield Shield cricket.

'Sacred Games' casting director says Season 2 will be mindblowing

10 Feb 2019

'Sacred Games' casting director says Season 2 will be mindblowing

Sacred Games on Netflix made quite the buzz when Season 1 showed the story of the feared gangster Ganesh Gaitonde played by Nawazuddin Siddiqui and the honest cop Sartaj Singh, played by Saif Ali Khan.

SA vs PAK, 1st T20I: Preview, TV listing, Dream XI

01 Feb 2019

SA vs PAK, 1st T20I: Preview, TV listing, Dream XI

World number one T20I side Pakistan will be facing South Africa tonight in an enthralling encounter.

India registers 25 universities in 2019 global emerging economies rankings

16 Jan 2019

India registers 25 universities in 2019 global emerging economies rankings

Times Higher Education (THE) has released its 2019 rankings for universities in emerging economies, and 25 Indian higher education institutes have made it to the top 200.

Is there a rift between Pakistan bowlers and skipper Sarfraz?

09 Jan 2019

Is there a rift between Pakistan bowlers and skipper Sarfraz?

South Africa beat Pakistan by nine wickets in the second Test in Cape Town on Sunday.

Pujara slams 2019's first ton, here're other firsts of cricket-world

03 Jan 2019

Pujara slams 2019's first ton, here're other firsts of cricket-world

For cricket fans, 2019 has started with a bang.

Everything about the second Test between South Africa and Pakistan

02 Jan 2019

Everything about the second Test between South Africa and Pakistan

South Africa will be eager to show their authority and gain significant advantage against Pakistan in the second Test of the three-match series starting Thursday.

Rajasthan: As doctors remove brain tumor, patient recites 'Hanuman Chalisa'

31 Dec 2018

Rajasthan: As doctors remove brain tumor, patient recites 'Hanuman Chalisa'

Remembering God during the time of severe crisis is something that comes naturally to almost everybody.