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ICC has finished cricket in last ten years: Shoaib Akhtar

26 May 2020

ICC has finished cricket in last ten years: Shoaib Akhtar

Former Pakistan speedster Shoaib Akhtar slammed the International Cricket Council (ICC) for making the game batting-friendly.

Bharat Arun pins hopes on the Indian pace quartet

26 May 2020

Bharat Arun pins hopes on the Indian pace quartet

Bharat Arun feels the Indian pace quartet will continue to flourish for at least two more years.

Resuming cricket in bio-secure environment unrealistic: Rahul Dravid

26 May 2020

Resuming cricket in bio-secure environment unrealistic: Rahul Dravid

Indian legend Rahul Dravid feels playing cricket in bio-secure bubble is not a viable solution.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Why are Indian players barred from playing foreign leagues?

25 May 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Why are Indian players barred from playing foreign leagues?

Indian batsman Robin Uthappa recently expressed his concern after being unable to participate in the overseas leagues.

Sports should return to spread positivity: Shikhar Dhawan

25 May 2020

Sports should return to spread positivity: Shikhar Dhawan

Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan believes the return of sports could ward off the negative elements once the coronavirus pandemic ends.

I can still play international cricket: Harbhajan Singh

25 May 2020

I can still play international cricket: Harbhajan Singh

Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh believes he is still proficient enough to play for Team India.

'No saliva' rule an interim measure: Anil Kumble

24 May 2020

'No saliva' rule an interim measure: Anil Kumble

ICC Cricket Committee chairman Anil Kumble revealed the recommendation to ban saliva usage is only an interim measure to safeguard the health of players.

Rohit Sharma to undergo fitness test before returning to action

24 May 2020

Rohit Sharma to undergo fitness test before returning to action

Indian opener Rohit Sharma will have to clear a fitness test in order to make a comeback in international cricket.

Australia need to outwit Pujara: Pat Cummins

23 May 2020

Australia need to outwit Pujara: Pat Cummins

Australian pace spearhead Pat Cummins believes Cheteshwar Pujara will be a potential threat for the bowlers when India tour Down Under for the Test series.

No commitment on future tours yet: BCCI

23 May 2020

No commitment on future tours yet: BCCI

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has refrained from discussing about the fate of Future Tours Programme (FTP).

#NewsBytesExplainer: Will split captaincy work for Team India?

22 May 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Will split captaincy work for Team India?

Former England captain Nasser Hussain recently voiced his opinion on the long-standing debate of split captaincy.

BCCI should allow Indians to play leagues overseas: Robin Uthappa

22 May 2020

BCCI should allow Indians to play leagues overseas: Robin Uthappa

Indian batsman Robin Uthappa has urged the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to allow participation in foreign leagues.

Sourav Ganguly emerges as front runner for ICC chairman post

22 May 2020

Sourav Ganguly emerges as front runner for ICC chairman post

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Sourav Ganguly appears as front runner in the race of ICC chairman post.

KL Rahul not a permanent wicket-keeping option: Parthiv Patel

20 May 2020

KL Rahul not a permanent wicket-keeping option: Parthiv Patel

Indian wicket-keeper Parthiv Patel voiced his opinion on the ongoing debate between Rishabh Pant and KL Rahul.

ICC T20 World Cup 2020: Records that can be broken

20 May 2020

ICC T20 World Cup 2020: Records that can be broken

T20 cricket has seen several highs and lows ever since the inaugural World T20 edition, wherein India clinched the title.

Virat Kohli lavishes praise on India's throwdown specialist Raghavendra

19 May 2020

Virat Kohli lavishes praise on India's throwdown specialist Raghavendra

Indian skipper Virat Kohli praised throwdown specialist D. Raghavendra for constantly grilling the Indian batsmen.

#NewBytesExplainer: India to bank on Hardik Pandya in T20 WC

19 May 2020

#NewBytesExplainer: India to bank on Hardik Pandya in T20 WC

Hardik Pandya is touted as India's greatest all-rounder in today's time.

Rahul Dravid backed me ahead of Test debut: Mayank Agarwal

19 May 2020

Rahul Dravid backed me ahead of Test debut: Mayank Agarwal

Indian opener Mayank Agarwal highlighted the impact of Rahul Dravid's priceless advice on his international career.

Ben Stokes highlights Kohli's remarks over size of Edgbaston stadium

19 May 2020

Ben Stokes highlights Kohli's remarks over size of Edgbaston stadium

England all-rounder Ben Stokes slammed Virat Kohli for lamenting about the size of Edgbaston cricket stadium following India's defeat to England in the 2019 World Cup fixture.

Workload of players will be higher post lockdown: Bharat Arun

19 May 2020

Workload of players will be higher post lockdown: Bharat Arun

Indian bowling coach Bharat Arun believes returning to the field following coronavirus pandemic will not be easy for Indian players.

Rahul Dravid advises athletes to use this lockdown break wisely

18 May 2020

Rahul Dravid advises athletes to use this lockdown break wisely

Batting legend Rahul Dravid believes the nationwide lockdown has given a breathing space to athletes.

No training camps for contracted players: BCCI

18 May 2020

No training camps for contracted players: BCCI

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has put on hold the plans to commence skill-based training camps for the centrally contracted players.

India did not plan well for 2019 WC: Yuvraj Singh

17 May 2020

India did not plan well for 2019 WC: Yuvraj Singh

Former Indian all-rounder Yuvraj Singh believes the Indian squad lacked experience in the 2019 World Cup.

When MS Dhoni missed a chance to stump Sabbir Rahman

17 May 2020

When MS Dhoni missed a chance to stump Sabbir Rahman

Bangladesh batsman Sabbir Rahman described the incident from 2019 World Cup, when Indian legend Mahendra Singh Dhoni missed a chance to stump him.

Team India open to tour Sri Lanka: Reports

16 May 2020

Team India open to tour Sri Lanka: Reports

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) treasurer Arun Dhumal revealed the board is open for India's upcoming Sri Lanka tour.

Smith nowhere close to Kohli: Kevin Pietersen

16 May 2020

Smith nowhere close to Kohli: Kevin Pietersen

Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen voiced his opinion on the 'Kohli vs Smith' debate.

Coronavirus outbreak: Wankhede Stadium to be used as quarantine centre

16 May 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Wankhede Stadium to be used as quarantine centre

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has directed the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) to use Wankhede Stadium as quarantine facility for COVID-19 patients in the city.

#NewsBytesExplainer: All you need to know about Yo-Yo test

15 May 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: All you need to know about Yo-Yo test

The advent of fitness culture has undoubtedly raised the bar of Indian cricket as compared to previous decades.

India unlikely to play five Tests against Australia

15 May 2020

India unlikely to play five Tests against Australia

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Sourav Ganguly feels adding another Test in India's upcoming tour Down Under will not be possible.

Kyle Jamieson handed central contract by New Zealand Cricket

15 May 2020

Kyle Jamieson handed central contract by New Zealand Cricket

New Zealand Cricket (NZC) has announced central contracts list for the season 2020-21.

Coronavirus outbreak: BCCI eyes isolation camp for players

15 May 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: BCCI eyes isolation camp for players

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is planning to introduce an isolation camp for players in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.

Here's how I freed myself while being locked-down: Unmukt Chand

15 May 2020

Here's how I freed myself while being locked-down: Unmukt Chand

It has been quite a while since Prime Minister Narendra Modi first imposed the nationwide lockdown.

Kohli an imposing character, won't give away anything: Nasser Hussain

13 May 2020

Kohli an imposing character, won't give away anything: Nasser Hussain

Former England skipper Nasser Hussain believes split captaincy will not operate well in the Indian team.

Test cricket will die if India abandon it: Greg Chappell

13 May 2020

Test cricket will die if India abandon it: Greg Chappell

Australian legend Greg Chappell believes Test cricket is sustained only by the top-ranked nations, otherwise it will perish soon.

BCCI could lose Rs. 4,000 crore if IPL gets canceled

12 May 2020

BCCI could lose Rs. 4,000 crore if IPL gets canceled

Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Treasurer Arun Dhumal revealed the board could incur huge losses if Indian Premier League (IPL) gets called-off.

Virat Kohli's batting reminds me of Federer: AB de Villiers

12 May 2020

Virat Kohli's batting reminds me of Federer: AB de Villiers

South African legend AB de Villiers hailed Virat Kohli and Steve Smith for their batting style.

'Australia have struggled overseas', says Gautam Gambhir

11 May 2020

'Australia have struggled overseas', says Gautam Gambhir

Former Indian opener Gautam Gambhir is disgruntled with Australia reclaiming the number one Test spot.

Official explains why BCCI doesn't allow participation in foreign leagues

11 May 2020

Official explains why BCCI doesn't allow participation in foreign leagues

An official of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has responded to the suggestion of Suresh Raina that Indian players should be allowed to participate in overseas leagues.

Virat Kohli used to sledge a lot: Rubel Hossain

11 May 2020

Virat Kohli used to sledge a lot: Rubel Hossain

Bangladesh bowler Rubel Hossain opened up on his rivalry with Virat Kohli.

I have been keen on improving mental state: Virat Kohli

10 May 2020

I have been keen on improving mental state: Virat Kohli

Indian skipper Virat Kohli revealed that he has always focused on mental health, regardless of the pandemic.