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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.

India's tour of Australia could begin in Adelaide or Brisbane

07 Sep 2020

India's tour of Australia could begin in Adelaide or Brisbane

The much-awaited Australian tour of Team India will likely begin in either Adelaide or Brisbane, instead of Perth.

Mohammed Shami turns 30: A look at his major records

03 Sep 2020

Mohammed Shami turns 30: A look at his major records

Indian fast bowler Mohammed Shami, on Thursday, turned 30.

Former Maharashtra cricketer dies while trekking in Igatpuri

02 Sep 2020

Former Maharashtra cricketer dies while trekking in Igatpuri

Former Maharashtra Ranji player Shekhar Gawli, on Wednesday, was found dead after falling into the valley while trekking in Igatpuri.

Ishant Sharma turns 32: A look at his splendid records

02 Sep 2020

Ishant Sharma turns 32: A look at his splendid records

Indian pace spearhead Ishant Sharma turned 32 on Wednesday.

Sunil Gavaskar labels Virat Kohli's Test side as 'best ever'

23 Aug 2020

Sunil Gavaskar labels Virat Kohli's Test side as 'best ever'

Little Master Sunil Gavaskar has termed the incumbent Test side under Virat Kohli as India's "best ever".

'A privilege to have worked with Dhoni', says Gary Kirsten

17 Aug 2020

'A privilege to have worked with Dhoni', says Gary Kirsten

In 2011, the eminent collaboration of ex-Indian captain MS Dhoni and coach Gary Kirsten ended Team India's 28-year-old quest for a World Cup trophy.

Interesting records held by Suresh Raina in international cricket

16 Aug 2020

Interesting records held by Suresh Raina in international cricket

Moments after former Indian captain MS Dhoni informed about his retirement, Indian batsman Suresh Raina also called time on his international career.

#ThankYouMahi: Unique records held by MS Dhoni in international cricket

16 Aug 2020

#ThankYouMahi: Unique records held by MS Dhoni in international cricket

India's greatest ever white-ball captain MS Dhoni announced his retirement from international cricket on August 15.

Former Indian cricketer Chetan Chauhan put on life support

15 Aug 2020

Former Indian cricketer Chetan Chauhan put on life support

Former India cricketer Chetan Chauhan has been put on life support at the Medanta hospital in Gurugram.

PCA secretary asks Yuvraj Singh to come out of retirement

15 Aug 2020

PCA secretary asks Yuvraj Singh to come out of retirement

Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) secretary Puneet Bali has requested former India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh to come out of retirement.

Rohit Sharma vs David Warner: Statistical comparison (ODIs)

14 Aug 2020

Rohit Sharma vs David Warner: Statistical comparison (ODIs)

Rohit Sharma and David Warner are counted among the most terrific openers in white-ball cricket.

Sri Lanka, UAE the back-up venues for 2021 T20 WC

13 Aug 2020

Sri Lanka, UAE the back-up venues for 2021 T20 WC

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has zeroed in on Sri Lanka and the UAE, in case India is unable to host the next year's T20 WC.

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.

Jasprit Bumrah vs Jofra Archer: Statistical comparison (Test cricket)

09 Aug 2020

Jasprit Bumrah vs Jofra Archer: Statistical comparison (Test cricket)

In the last decade, fast bowling began to descend across formats after a number of legends retired from the game.

Puma buys bid document for Team India's kit sponsorship

09 Aug 2020

Puma buys bid document for Team India's kit sponsorship

German sports apparel company Puma appears to be the front runner-up in bagging the Indian cricket team's kit sponsorship rights.

England's white-ball tour of India postponed until 2021

07 Aug 2020

England's white-ball tour of India postponed until 2021

The Board of Control for India (BCCI) has confirmed that England's white-ball tour of India has been postponed until early 2021.

Virat Kohli vs Babar Azam: Statistical comparison (after 27 Tests)

07 Aug 2020

Virat Kohli vs Babar Azam: Statistical comparison (after 27 Tests)

Pakistan batsman Babar Azam looked in sublime touch in the first innings of ongoing Test against England.

India's wheelchair cricketers urge BCCI to acknowledge their efforts

06 Aug 2020

India's wheelchair cricketers urge BCCI to acknowledge their efforts

India's wheelchair cricketers have been waiting for the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to acknowledge their status.

Eoin Morgan breaks MS Dhoni's long-standing world record

05 Aug 2020

Eoin Morgan breaks MS Dhoni's long-standing world record

England captain Eoin Morgan broke plethora of records during the third ODI against Ireland at the Ageas Bowl.

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's contracted cricketers yet to receive salaries since October 2019

02 Aug 2020

BCCI's contracted cricketers yet to receive salaries since October 2019

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) hasn't paid its contracted cricketers since 2019.

Yuvraj Singh slams team management for handling him 'unprofessionally'

26 Jul 2020

Yuvraj Singh slams team management for handling him 'unprofessionally'

Former Indian all-rounder Yuvraj Singh yet again slammed the team management for handling him poorly towards the fag end of his career.

Ganguly a suitable candidate for ICC Chairman post: Kumar Sangakkara

26 Jul 2020

Ganguly a suitable candidate for ICC Chairman post: Kumar Sangakkara

Former Sri Lankan captain Kumar Sangakkara has backed Sourav Ganguly for the International Cricket Council's Chairman role.

Dhoni should keep playing if he feels fit: Gautam Gambhir

26 Jul 2020

Dhoni should keep playing if he feels fit: Gautam Gambhir

Former Indian opener Gautam Gambhir on Saturday said Mahendra Singh Dhoni should keep representing India if he feels hit.

BCCI should send a 26-man squad to Australia: MSK Prasad

24 Jul 2020

BCCI should send a 26-man squad to Australia: MSK Prasad

Former chairman of selectors MSK Prasad feels the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) should send a contingent of 26 players to Australia.

Emirates Cricket Board awaits BCCI's confirmation to host the IPL

22 Jul 2020

Emirates Cricket Board awaits BCCI's confirmation to host the IPL

The Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) is waiting for an official confirmation from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to host the Indian Premier League (IPL).

IPL 2020 will take place in UAE: Chairman Brijesh Patel

21 Jul 2020

IPL 2020 will take place in UAE: Chairman Brijesh Patel

The 13th edition of the Indian Premier League is set to take place in the United Arab Emirates.

#ThisDayThatYear: India register first Test victory at Lord's since 1986

21 Jul 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: India register first Test victory at Lord's since 1986

On this day in 2014, India registered their first Test win at the Lord's Cricket Ground after 28 long years.

#IPL2020: BCCI responds as broadcasters express reservations about schedule

20 Jul 2020

#IPL2020: BCCI responds as broadcasters express reservations about schedule

The BCCI Apex Council members, on Friday, had revealed the provisional schedule for the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League.

#ThisDayThatYear: Harmanpreet Kaur shatters multiple records with her blistering 171*

20 Jul 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: Harmanpreet Kaur shatters multiple records with her blistering 171*

On this day, Indian batswoman Harmanpreet Kaur's 171* powered India to victory against mighty Australia in the 2017 Women's World Cup semi-final.

Harbhajan explains why Punjab government withdrew his Khel Ratna nomination

19 Jul 2020

Harbhajan explains why Punjab government withdrew his Khel Ratna nomination

Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh explained why the Punjab government withdrew his nomination from Khel Ratna award shortlist.

BCCI to pay Deccan Chargers Rs. 4,800 crore: Here's why

18 Jul 2020

BCCI to pay Deccan Chargers Rs. 4,800 crore: Here's why

Former Indian Premier League franchise Deccan Chargers have won the arbitration case against the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).

#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.

Gavaskar slams Nasser Hussain for his comments on Indian cricket

13 Jul 2020

Gavaskar slams Nasser Hussain for his comments on Indian cricket

Legend Sunil Gavaskar lashed out at former England captain Nasser Hussain for his recent comments on Team India.

#ThisDayThatYear: Mithali Raj becomes the leading run-scorer in ODIs

12 Jul 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: Mithali Raj becomes the leading run-scorer in ODIs

On this day in 2017, Indian women's captain Mithali Raj became the highest-run scorer in One-Day Internationals.

Former Indian cricketer Chetan Chauhan tests positive for COVID-19

12 Jul 2020

Former Indian cricketer Chetan Chauhan tests positive for COVID-19

Former Indian opener Chetan Chauhan tested positive for the novel coronavirus on Saturday.

Ajinkya Rahane gearing up for an ODI comeback

11 Jul 2020

Ajinkya Rahane gearing up for an ODI comeback

Indian middle order batsman Ajinkya Rahane believes he could still make a comeback in the limited-overs arena.

India-Australia rivalry equivalent to that of Ashes: Steve Waugh

10 Jul 2020

India-Australia rivalry equivalent to that of Ashes: Steve Waugh

Former Australian skipper Steve Waugh, on Friday, said the Border-Gavaskar Trophy is equivalent to Ashes series.

Happy Birthday Sunil Gavaskar: A look at his amazing records

10 Jul 2020

Happy Birthday Sunil Gavaskar: A look at his amazing records

Batting maestro Sunil Gavaskar turned 71 on Friday.