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India's domestic season could start from January 1

19 Oct 2020

India's domestic season could start from January 1

The 2020-21 Indian domestic cricket season is expected to commence on January 1.

Former Indian cricketer Shri Sadashiv Patil passes away at 86

15 Sep 2020

Former Indian cricketer Shri Sadashiv Patil passes away at 86

Former Indian cricketer Shri Sadashiv Patil, on Tuesday, passed away at the age of 86.

Mumbai cricketer dies by suicide at his home

12 Aug 2020

Mumbai cricketer dies by suicide at his home

In another unfortunate event, a local-level cricketer from Mumbai, named Karan Tiwari, died by suicide at his Malad home on Monday.

Domestic cricket resumption: BCCI issues detailed guideline to state associations

03 Aug 2020

Domestic cricket resumption: BCCI issues detailed guideline to state associations

The BCCI has issued a detailed guideline, prepared by the board's medical team, to the state associations for the resumption of domestic cricket activities in the country.

Rahul Dravid highlights impact of COVID-19 on Indian cricket

02 Aug 2020

Rahul Dravid highlights impact of COVID-19 on Indian cricket

Former Indian captain Rahul Dravid believes Indian cricket will suffer if the sport doesn't resume in the next two months.

BCCI plans to mow down domestic season amid COVID-19 pandemic

19 Jul 2020

BCCI plans to mow down domestic season amid COVID-19 pandemic

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has decided to call-off a number of domestic tournaments in the nation amid coronavirus pandemic.

Apex Council meeting: IPL 2020 could be held in UAE

18 Jul 2020

Apex Council meeting: IPL 2020 could be held in UAE

The Indian Premier League is likely to be held in the UAE between September 26 and November 7, subject to government clearance.

#NewsBytesExclusive: Amol Muzumdar talks about his cricketing journey

13 Jul 2020

#NewsBytesExclusive: Amol Muzumdar talks about his cricketing journey

In 1988, a young Amol Muzumdar was padded up when Shardashram Vidyamandir lost two wickets in the Lord Harris Shield semi-final.

UK set to resume recreational cricket

04 Jul 2020

UK set to resume recreational cricket

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, on Friday, announced that recreational cricket would be allowed to resume in the nation from July 11-12.

Former Pakistan cricketer Khalid Wazir passes away at 84

30 Jun 2020

Former Pakistan cricketer Khalid Wazir passes away at 84

Former Pakistan cricketer Khalid Wazir has passed away at the of age 84 in Chester.

County cricket set to commence on August 1: Details here

30 Jun 2020

County cricket set to commence on August 1: Details here

The English County cricket is set to resume on August 1 as the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) gave a go-ahead on Tuesday.

Wasim Jaffer appointed head coach of Uttarakhand cricket team

23 Jun 2020

Wasim Jaffer appointed head coach of Uttarakhand cricket team

Former Indian opener Wasim Jaffer has been appointed head coach of the Uttarakhand cricket team for the impending domestic season.

Tripura Under-19 woman cricketer  Ayanti Reang found dead

17 Jun 2020

Tripura Under-19 woman cricketer Ayanti Reang found dead

An Under-19 women's cricket team player, Ayanti Reang, has been found dead at her residence.

Yuzvendra Chahal wants to play Test cricket in near future

08 Jun 2020

Yuzvendra Chahal wants to play Test cricket in near future

Yuzvendra Chahal has been a mainstay leg-spinner for Team India in the white-ball format, ever since he made his international debut.

Raina's domestic performances were not suffice for comeback: MSK Prasad

05 May 2020

Raina's domestic performances were not suffice for comeback: MSK Prasad

Former chairman of Indian selection committee MSK Prasad believes Suresh Raina did not score enough runs in domestic circuit in order to stage a national comeback.

#CricketIsBack: Taipei T10 League to commence from April 25

25 Apr 2020

#CricketIsBack: Taipei T10 League to commence from April 25

Taiwan will host the inaugural Taipei T10 League amid coronavirus pandemic.

29 balls, 10 wickets: Kashvee scripts history in domestic tournament

25 Feb 2020

29 balls, 10 wickets: Kashvee scripts history in domestic tournament

Chandigarh U-19 team captain Kashvee Gautam entered the record books as she picked up all 10 wickets in a Women's Under-19 One-Day Trophy match against Arunachal Pradesh at KSRM College Ground, Kadapa on Tuesday.

Sarfaraz Khan regrets his decision to leave Mumbai in 2015

27 Jan 2020

Sarfaraz Khan regrets his decision to leave Mumbai in 2015

Middle-order batsman Sarfaraz Khan is on a roll in the ongoing Ranji Trophy.

SHOCKING! Shubman Gill abuses umpire during Ranji Trophy tie

03 Jan 2020

SHOCKING! Shubman Gill abuses umpire during Ranji Trophy tie

In a controversial moment during the ongoing Ranji Trophy, Punjab opener Shubman Gill reportedly abused an umpire during their tie against Delhi, being played at the IS Bindra Stadium in Mohali on Friday.

WATCH: Snake invades field during Andhra-Vidarbha Ranji Trophy tie

09 Dec 2019

WATCH: Snake invades field during Andhra-Vidarbha Ranji Trophy tie

In a weird incident, the start of the Ranji Trophy 2019-20 tie between Andhra and defending champions Vidarbha was delayed after a snake invaded the playing field.

BBL/WBBL to have multiple Super Overs for tied finals

24 Sep 2019

BBL/WBBL to have multiple Super Overs for tied finals

The Australian T20 league, Big Bash League (BBL) and Women's Big Bash League (WBBL), have decided to make modifications to their Super Over concept in case of a tied Super Over.

Kamran Akmal breaks Adam Gilchrist's record: Details here

23 Sep 2019

Kamran Akmal breaks Adam Gilchrist's record: Details here

It has been quite a long time since we saw Kamran Akmal playing for Pakistan at the international level.

Dhoni unlikely to play Vijay Hazare and Bangladesh series

23 Sep 2019

Dhoni unlikely to play Vijay Hazare and Bangladesh series

Former Indian skipper and wicket-keeper batsman MS Dhoni has been missing from action since the conclusion of the ICC World Cup 2019.

Gavaskar on how to educate players regarding match-fixing

22 Sep 2019

Gavaskar on how to educate players regarding match-fixing

With an influx of T20 leagues in cricket, a huge amount of money is flowing into the sport.

Darren Stevens creates history by scoring a ton: Details here

18 Sep 2019

Darren Stevens creates history by scoring a ton: Details here

A number of batsmen keep creating records in cricket every now and then.

#NewsBytesExclusive: Ex-HK skipper Anshuman Rath speaks on move to India

14 Sep 2019

#NewsBytesExclusive: Ex-HK skipper Anshuman Rath speaks on move to India

Former Hong Kong skipper Anshuman Rath made headlines after he decided to move to India for better cricketing opportunities.

Arjun Tendulkar called up for Mumbai's pre-season squad: Details here

27 Aug 2019

Arjun Tendulkar called up for Mumbai's pre-season squad: Details here

Arjun Tendulkar, son of legendary Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar, has been selected in the pre-season squad for Mumbai.

Want to give India couple of Yuvraj(s): Yograj to NewsBytes

27 Aug 2019

Want to give India couple of Yuvraj(s): Yograj to NewsBytes

Yograj Singh, the father of former Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh, has been roped in as the coach of DAV College, Chandigarh.

Mumbai U-16 cricketer banned for three years for 'dropping pants'

18 Jan 2019

Mumbai U-16 cricketer banned for three years for 'dropping pants'

On Thursday, the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) banned a junior cricketer for three years after receiving a complaint about 'inappropriate behavior'.

Watch: The most bizarre 360 degree bowling action

08 Nov 2018

Watch: The most bizarre 360 degree bowling action

The BCCI and the Indian cricket team shared a video of a bizarre 360-degree bowling action, unlike anything that we have ever seen before.

Ranji Trophy: Gautam Gambhir steps down as Delhi captain

05 Nov 2018

Ranji Trophy: Gautam Gambhir steps down as Delhi captain

Veteran cricketer Gautam Gambhir has stepped down as the captain of Delhi.

Deodhar Trophy: Rahane, DK, Ashwin look to script a comeback

23 Oct 2018

Deodhar Trophy: Rahane, DK, Ashwin look to script a comeback

The ICC World Cup 2019 is now only months away and Indian players are looking to make every opportunity count to remain in contention.

Vijay Hazare: Karn Veer becomes first to hit a double-ton

06 Oct 2018

Vijay Hazare: Karn Veer becomes first to hit a double-ton

Uttarkhand's Karn Veer Kaushal hit the first ever double century in the Vijay Hazare Trophy.

BCCI finalized the domestic calendar without consent of Technical Committee

25 Jul 2018

BCCI finalized the domestic calendar without consent of Technical Committee

The BCCI is supposed to keep the Technical Committee in the loop while finalizing the domestic cricket schedule.

Domestic Cricket: 9 new teams in Ranji season 2018-19

19 Jul 2018

Domestic Cricket: 9 new teams in Ranji season 2018-19

In a bid to boost the growth of cricket in the country, the BCCI has revamped the domestic season.

Unmukt Chand blames politics for his downfall

12 Mar 2018

Unmukt Chand blames politics for his downfall

6 years ago, India lifted Under-19 World Cup for the third time. The victory was extra special for captain Unmukt Chand, who scored 111* in the final.

India B beat Vijay Hazare champions Karnataka

09 Mar 2018

India B beat Vijay Hazare champions Karnataka

India B lifted the 2017-18 Deodar Trophy after comfortably beating Vijay Hazare champions Karnataka by six wickets in Dharamsala.

KM Asif is CSK's latest addition to their bowling unit

08 Mar 2018

KM Asif is CSK's latest addition to their bowling unit

Kerala's young pacer, KM Asif is among the new additions to the squad of the returning franchise, Chennai Super Kings.

BCCI hasn't paid Ranji cricketers for the last two seasons

06 Mar 2018

BCCI hasn't paid Ranji cricketers for the last two seasons

The BCCI hasn't paid match fees to Ranji cricketers for the last two seasons.

India A skipper Ashwin ruled out of Deodhar Trophy

01 Mar 2018

India A skipper Ashwin ruled out of Deodhar Trophy

In a massive blow to Ravichandran Ashwin's hopes of making a comeback to the India limited-overs squad, the ace off-spinner has been ruled out of the upcoming Deodhar Trophy.