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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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Dean Jones identifies the shortcomings in Indian set-up

25 Jul 2020

Dean Jones identifies the shortcomings in Indian set-up

Former Australian cricketer Dean Jones believes Mahendra Singh Dhoni still carries the propensity to bounce back in international cricket.

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).

#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.

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.

Happy Birthday Smriti Mandhana: A look at her splendid feats

18 Jul 2020

Happy Birthday Smriti Mandhana: A look at her splendid feats

Indian women's cricket team opener Smriti Mandhana turned 24 on Saturday.

#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.

#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.

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.

BCCI accepts CEO Rahul Johri's resignation

10 Jul 2020

BCCI accepts CEO Rahul Johri's resignation

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), on Thursday, accepted Chief Executive Officer Rahul Johri's resignation.

Sourav Ganguly vouches for one Day-Night Test per series

08 Jul 2020

Sourav Ganguly vouches for one Day-Night Test per series

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly believes holding at least one Day-Night Test in every bilateral series is important in order to shift the attention towards Test cricket.

#ThisDayThatYear: Rohit Sharma records his fifth hundred of 2019 WC

06 Jul 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: Rohit Sharma records his fifth hundred of 2019 WC

On this day in 2019, Rohit Sharma slammed his fifth ton of the 2019 ICC World Cup.

How former coach John Wright transformed Indian cricket

05 Jul 2020

How former coach John Wright transformed Indian cricket

Former New Zealand batsman John Wright was the first foreign coach appointed by the Indian team management.

Virat Kohli under 'conflict of interest' scanner: Reports

05 Jul 2020

Virat Kohli under 'conflict of interest' scanner: Reports

India skipper Virat Kohli's positions have been questioned by Sanjeev Gupta in a mail to Ethics Officer D.K. Jain.

Shikhar Dhawan raring to make an international return

04 Jul 2020

Shikhar Dhawan raring to make an international return

Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan said he continued with his training drills even during the nationwide lockdown.

World's third largest cricket stadium to be built in Jaipur

04 Jul 2020

World's third largest cricket stadium to be built in Jaipur

One of the world's largest cricket stadiums with a seating capacity of 75,000 will be constructed on the outskirts of Jaipur.

Happy Birthday Harbhajan Singh: A look at his amazing records

03 Jul 2020

Happy Birthday Harbhajan Singh: A look at his amazing records

Indian off-spinner Harbhajan Singh turned 40 on Friday.

Kohli is a more reliable batsman than me: De Villiers

01 Jul 2020

Kohli is a more reliable batsman than me: De Villiers

South African stalwart Ab de Villiers believes Virat Kohli is a more reliable batsman than him, when it comes to playing long innings.

Former cricketer Sanjay Dobal passes away after contracting coronavirus

29 Jun 2020

Former cricketer Sanjay Dobal passes away after contracting coronavirus

Former Delhi all-rounder Sanjay Dobal has died at the age of 52 as he succumbed to complications from the novel coronavirus.

India's Nitin Menon becomes youngest umpire to enter Elite Panel

29 Jun 2020

India's Nitin Menon becomes youngest umpire to enter Elite Panel

Indian umpire Nitin Menon, on Monday, became the youngest ever to be included in the International Cricket Council's Elite Panel of Umpires for the 2020-21 season.

#ThisDayThatYear: Sachin Tendulkar reaches 15,000 runs in ODI cricket

29 Jun 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: Sachin Tendulkar reaches 15,000 runs in ODI cricket

On this day in 2007, Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar became the first-ever batsman to score 15,000 runs in One-Day Internationals.

#NewsBytesExplainer: What will happen to ICC World Test Championship?

28 Jun 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: What will happen to ICC World Test Championship?

The coronavirus pandemic has taken a toll on the international cricket calendar with several bilateral series getting postponed.

Parthiv Patel illustrates captaincy styles of Kohli, Dhoni and Rohit

28 Jun 2020

Parthiv Patel illustrates captaincy styles of Kohli, Dhoni and Rohit

Indian wicket-keeper batsman Parthiv Patel, on Sunday, revealed the difference in captaincy styles of MS Dhoni, Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma.

Batting coach Vikram Rathour highlights Virat Kohli's work ethics

28 Jun 2020

Batting coach Vikram Rathour highlights Virat Kohli's work ethics

Indian cricket team's batting coach Vikram Rathour heaped praise on Virat Kohli for his indispensable work ethics.

Bhuvneshwar Kumar reveals the turning point of his career

26 Jun 2020

Bhuvneshwar Kumar reveals the turning point of his career

Indian pace spearhead Bhuvneshwar Kumar believes his stint with Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 2014 Indian Premier League revamped his bowling.

SL Minister submits nine-page report to support match-fixing claims

26 Jun 2020

SL Minister submits nine-page report to support match-fixing claims

Former Sri Lanka sports minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage, on Thursday, submitted a detailed report to back his claims that the ICC World Cup 2011 final was fixed.

Sachin Tendulkar vs Rahul Dravid: Statistical comparison in Test cricket

24 Jun 2020

Sachin Tendulkar vs Rahul Dravid: Statistical comparison in Test cricket

The history of Indian cricket comprises two of the greatest batsmen to have played the game.

Dravid emerges as greatest Indian Test batsman in Wisden poll

24 Jun 2020

Dravid emerges as greatest Indian Test batsman in Wisden poll

A poll conducted on social media by Wisden India deemed Rahul Dravid the greatest Indian Test batsman.

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.

#ThisDayThatYear: India beat England to claim second Champions Trophy title

23 Jun 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: India beat England to claim second Champions Trophy title

On this day in 2013, India won the prestigious Champions Trophy title.

Rahul Dravid remains the most underrated captain: Gautam Gambhir

22 Jun 2020

Rahul Dravid remains the most underrated captain: Gautam Gambhir

Former opener Gautam Gambhir feels Rahul Dravid remains the most underrated captain and batsman in the history of Indian cricket.