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IPL has helped English cricket grow, says Jos Buttler

23 May 2020

IPL has helped English cricket grow, says Jos Buttler

England's wicket-keeper batsman Jos Buttler feels the Indian Premier League (IPL) has helped English cricket grow over the years.

Over 9 million in India watched Women's T20 WC final

02 Apr 2020

Over 9 million in India watched Women's T20 WC final

The ICC Women's T20 World Cup finale between Australia and India was watched by a record 9.02 million fans in India.

Ponting reveals about giving up Australian captaincy in 2011

24 Mar 2020

Ponting reveals about giving up Australian captaincy in 2011

Ricky Ponting, who was a two-time ICC World Cup winner as the captain of the Australian cricket team, has opened up about giving up the leadership role back in 2011.

Glenn Maxwell ruled out of South Africa tour: Here's why

12 Feb 2020

Glenn Maxwell ruled out of South Africa tour: Here's why

Australian all-rounder Glenn Maxwell has been ruled out of the upcoming limited-overs tour of South Africa, later, this month, owing to a surgery he is scheduled to undergo on his left elbow.

R Sridhar lashes out at India's average fielding

07 Feb 2020

R Sridhar lashes out at India's average fielding

India might be on a winning streak across formats since the 2019 ICC World Cup.

Harbhajan wants Kuldeep-Chahal for 2nd New Zealand ODI: Here's why

07 Feb 2020

Harbhajan wants Kuldeep-Chahal for 2nd New Zealand ODI: Here's why

Hosts New Zealand came up with an uplifting performance to trounce visitors India in the opening ODI on February 5.

NZ coach Stead under heat for missing ODIs against India

05 Feb 2020

NZ coach Stead under heat for missing ODIs against India

New Zealand head coach Gary Stead has come under the heat from critics following his leave of absence during his side's crucial three-match ODI series against India.

Younis Khan still under the debt of PCB

05 Feb 2020

Younis Khan still under the debt of PCB

Former Pakistan batsman Younis Khan has said he is still owed a lump sum of Rs. 4-6 crore by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB).

Ottis Gibson roped in as Bangladesh fast-bowling coach

22 Jan 2020

Ottis Gibson roped in as Bangladesh fast-bowling coach

Bangladesh have roped in former Windies great Ottis Gibson as their fast-bowling coach.

Virat Kohli wants to continue with KL Rahul as wicket-keeper

20 Jan 2020

Virat Kohli wants to continue with KL Rahul as wicket-keeper

Former Indian skipper MS Dhoni remains one of the greatest wicket-keeper batsmen in the history of the game.

Shoulder injury makes Shikhar Dhawan doubtful for New Zealand tour

20 Jan 2020

Shoulder injury makes Shikhar Dhawan doubtful for New Zealand tour

Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan might have to miss the upcoming tour of New Zealand, due to injury concerns.

Is AB de Villiers looking to play ODIs again?

17 Jan 2020

Is AB de Villiers looking to play ODIs again?

South Africa's swashbuckling batsman AB de Villiers announced his retirement in 2018.

JP Duminy announces retirement from all forms of cricket

13 Jan 2020

JP Duminy announces retirement from all forms of cricket

South African all-rounder JP Duminy has announced his retirement from all forms of cricket, ending his 19-year long and illustrious career.

Sachin Tendulkar's 2011 World Cup moment nominated for Laureus award

12 Jan 2020

Sachin Tendulkar's 2011 World Cup moment nominated for Laureus award

Indian cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar has won a countless number of awards in his illustrious career, while he continues to do so even post retirement.

Cricket: A look at the best moments this year

29 Dec 2019

Cricket: A look at the best moments this year

The year 2019 in cricket had a packed schedule that included some major international tournaments.

A look at Pat Cummins' sensational numbers in 2019

29 Dec 2019

A look at Pat Cummins' sensational numbers in 2019

Pat Cummins has been Australia's leader in the Test team of late.

Cricket: A look at the worst moments this year

28 Dec 2019

Cricket: A look at the worst moments this year

The year 2019 in cricket had a packed schedule that included some major tournaments.

Ex-Afghanistan captain Gulbadin Naib threatens to expose corruption in ACB

12 Dec 2019

Ex-Afghanistan captain Gulbadin Naib threatens to expose corruption in ACB

Former Afghanistan captain Gulbadin Naib has threatened to expose Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) for its ongoing corruption.

Asghar Afghan replaces Rashid Khan as Afghanistan captain: Details here

11 Dec 2019

Asghar Afghan replaces Rashid Khan as Afghanistan captain: Details here

Afghanistan have re-appointed Asghar Afghan as the captain of the national team for all formats, as he replaces Rashid Khan.

Happy Birthday Shikhar Dhawan: A look at his top moments

05 Dec 2019

Happy Birthday Shikhar Dhawan: A look at his top moments

One of India's most successful white-ball openers, Shikhar Dhawan turned 34 on Thursday.

Abdul Razzaq dubs Jasprit Bumrah as 'baby bowler': But why?

04 Dec 2019

Abdul Razzaq dubs Jasprit Bumrah as 'baby bowler': But why?

Former Pakistan all-rounder, Abdul Razzaq, has claimed that he could have easily faced Indian pace head Jasprit Bumrah, besides dubbing him as a 'baby bowler'.

Who is West Indies' new batting coach Monty Desai?

04 Dec 2019

Who is West Indies' new batting coach Monty Desai?

The West Indies cricket team has appointed Monty Desai as the batting coach on a two-year contract.

Ahmedabad Stadium could host a big opening game: Details here

02 Dec 2019

Ahmedabad Stadium could host a big opening game: Details here

The new-look Sardar Patel Stadium in Ahmedabad could be set for a big opening game.

Virat Kohli opens up on Farokh Engineer-Anushka Sharma controversy

01 Dec 2019

Virat Kohli opens up on Farokh Engineer-Anushka Sharma controversy

The cricketing fraternity got a shock when Farokh Engineer alleged the selectors had served tea to the Indian skipper Virat Kohli's wife Anushka Sharma during a World Cup match.

Happy Birthday Adam Gilchrist: Some records held by the legend

14 Nov 2019

Happy Birthday Adam Gilchrist: Some records held by the legend

Australia's legendary wicket-keeper batsman Adam Gilchrist has made a name for himself, as he is rated as one of the most deadly openers in world cricket to date.

Adam Gilchrist reveals the toughest Indian bowler he has faced

14 Nov 2019

Adam Gilchrist reveals the toughest Indian bowler he has faced

Australian wicket-keeper batsman Adam Gilchrist is certainly one of the most legendary openers to have played the sport.

A look at his top moments of Brett Lee

08 Nov 2019

A look at his top moments of Brett Lee

When it comes to pace bowling in cricket, there are a number of legendary bowlers who have dominated the sport.

Five cricketers who were banned due to corrupt practices

30 Oct 2019

Five cricketers who were banned due to corrupt practices

There have been numerous instances when corruption has crept into cricket, and the same has been the case with a number of cricketers being involved as well.

India to play first D/N Test next month: Details here

29 Oct 2019

India to play first D/N Test next month: Details here

In a historic development, the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has accepted the Board of Control for Cricket in India's (BCCI) request to play a Day-Night Test in India.

BCCI proposes Day-Night Test against Bangladesh in Kolkata, response awaited

28 Oct 2019

BCCI proposes Day-Night Test against Bangladesh in Kolkata, response awaited

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has proposed a Day-Night Test against Bangladesh during the upcoming tour starting November 3.

CA follows BCCI's footsteps to object ICC's new FTP calendar

27 Oct 2019

CA follows BCCI's footsteps to object ICC's new FTP calendar

While the International Cricket Council (ICC) is looking to popularize the game by introducing more global tournaments, the full-time members might be having second thoughts about it.

MS Dhoni: A look at his top captaincy moments

25 Oct 2019

MS Dhoni: A look at his top captaincy moments

MS Dhoni is undoubtedly a legend of Indian cricket and a future ICC Hall of Famer.

#NewsBytesExclusive: Abhishek Nayar talks about his retirement, career and more

23 Oct 2019

#NewsBytesExclusive: Abhishek Nayar talks about his retirement, career and more

On Wednesday, former Indian cricketer Abhishek Nayar announced his retirement from First-Class cricket, after serving his city for 15 years.

GS Lakshmi to be first woman to officiate ICC event

11 Oct 2019

GS Lakshmi to be first woman to officiate ICC event

Former Indian woman cricketer, GS Lakshmi, made headlines in May, after being appointed in the ICC International Panel of Match Referees.

Here's how Chahal reacted following Dhoni's World Cup semis dismissal

28 Sep 2019

Here's how Chahal reacted following Dhoni's World Cup semis dismissal

Indian fans suffered a heartbreak during the ICC World Cup 2019, following India's ouster in the semis against New Zealand.

Facebook acquires sub-continental digital rights for ICC events: Details here

27 Sep 2019

Facebook acquires sub-continental digital rights for ICC events: Details here

Social media giant Facebook has acquired the digital content rights of the International Cricket Council (ICC) for the sub-continent region.

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.

Misbah-ul-Haq modifies diet plans for Pakistan players: Details here

17 Sep 2019

Misbah-ul-Haq modifies diet plans for Pakistan players: Details here

Pakistan's newly appointed head coach and chief selector Misbah-ul-Haq has made a bold move to change the diet and nutrition plan of the Pakistan players.

Happy birthday, Shane Warne: Interesting facts, records and stats

13 Sep 2019

Happy birthday, Shane Warne: Interesting facts, records and stats

Australia's all-time spin king Shane Warne turned 50 today.

Geoffrey Boycott and Andrew Strauss knighted: Details here

10 Sep 2019

Geoffrey Boycott and Andrew Strauss knighted: Details here

Former English cricket greats Geoffrey Boycott and Andrew Strauss have been knighted for their services to the sport of cricket.