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Happy Birthday, Rohit Sharma: His records, achievements and unknown facts

30 Apr 2020

Happy Birthday, Rohit Sharma: His records, achievements and unknown facts

Senior Indian cricketer Rohit Sharma celebrates his 33rd birthday today.

#ThisDayThatYear: Azhar, Sidhu help India win 4th Asia Cup title

14 Apr 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: Azhar, Sidhu help India win 4th Asia Cup title

On April 14, 1995, the Indian cricket team went on to lift its fourth Asia Cup title.

#ThisDayThatYear: Tendulkar became the youngest to scale 3,000 ODI runs

09 Apr 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: Tendulkar became the youngest to scale 3,000 ODI runs

Former Indian batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar became the youngest to surpass 3,000 ODI runs on this day, 25 years ago.

Coronavirus outbreak: England cricketers given personalized training programmes

25 Mar 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: England cricketers given personalized training programmes

All sport has faced an uncertainty amid the coronavirus pandemic which has claimed more than 18,000 lives.

Coronavirus outbreak: England tour of Sri Lanka called off

13 Mar 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: England tour of Sri Lanka called off

The widespread coronavirus is taking a toll on all sport activities around the world.

After he joins BJP, forgery case against Jyotiraditya Scindia re-opens

13 Mar 2020

After he joins BJP, forgery case against Jyotiraditya Scindia re-opens

A forgery case, pertaining to the sale of 6,000 sq feet of land, was reopened against newly-inducted BJP member Jyotiraditya Scindia on Thursday, merely a day after he joined the saffron party severing his ties with the Congress.

ICC tournaments: India have faltered in pressure situations since 2014

09 Mar 2020

ICC tournaments: India have faltered in pressure situations since 2014

Indian cricket, comprising the men's and women's team has failed to crack the pressure code in ICC tournaments in the pivotal stages.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup: India's road to the final

06 Mar 2020

ICC Women's T20 World Cup: India's road to the final

The Indian women's cricket team reached the final of the the ICC World T20.

South Africa vs Australia T20Is: Here are the key takeaways

27 Feb 2020

South Africa vs Australia T20Is: Here are the key takeaways

Australia showed their ruthlessness in the third T20I against South Africa to win the three-match series 2-1.

Sri Lanka beat Windies, 2nd ODI: List of records broken

26 Feb 2020

Sri Lanka beat Windies, 2nd ODI: List of records broken

Sri Lanka powered past West Indies in the second ODI encounter on Wednesday in Hambantota.

1st ODI, Sri Lanka beat Windies: List of records scripted

22 Feb 2020

1st ODI, Sri Lanka beat Windies: List of records scripted

The Sri Lankan cricket team overcame West Indies in the first ODI of the three-match series.

These are the youngest cricketers to claim Test hat-trick

11 Feb 2020

These are the youngest cricketers to claim Test hat-trick

Claiming a hat-trick is a big deal in cricket.

Top five chases by Team India in T20Is

28 Jan 2020

Top five chases by Team India in T20Is

India have been on a roll, as they are on a five-series unbeaten run in T20Is.

#ChampionsInBlue: India overcome Sri Lanka in ICC U-19 World Cup

19 Jan 2020

#ChampionsInBlue: India overcome Sri Lanka in ICC U-19 World Cup

The U-19 Indian cricket team got off to a winning start in the ongoing ICC U-19 World Cup.

ICC U-19 World Cup: Here's Team India's complete schedule

16 Jan 2020

ICC U-19 World Cup: Here's Team India's complete schedule

The 13th edition of the ICC U-19 World Cup is all set to kick-off in South Africa from Friday.

These players might be playing their final IPL in 2020

15 Jan 2020

These players might be playing their final IPL in 2020

The Indian Premier League (IPL) is undoubtedly the most successful T20 league in the world.

ICC T20I Rankings: Kohli gains, Rahul maintains sixth spot

11 Jan 2020

ICC T20I Rankings: Kohli gains, Rahul maintains sixth spot

With the T20I series between India and Sri Lanka coming to an end on Friday, the ICC released the new set of rankings.

3rd T20I, India beat Sri Lanka: List of records broken

10 Jan 2020

3rd T20I, India beat Sri Lanka: List of records broken

The Indian cricket team beat Sri Lanka to win the three-match T20I series by a 2-0 margin.

India-Australia ODIs: Bumrah is obviously a fantastic bowler, says Finch

10 Jan 2020

India-Australia ODIs: Bumrah is obviously a fantastic bowler, says Finch

India and Australia are all set to face each other in a three-match ODI series, starting January 14.

3rd T20I, India vs Sri Lanka: Preview, Dream11 and stats

09 Jan 2020

3rd T20I, India vs Sri Lanka: Preview, Dream11 and stats

The Indian cricket team is set to face Sri Lanka in the third and final T20I of the three-match series on Friday.

2nd T20I, India beat Sri Lanka: List of records broken

07 Jan 2020

2nd T20I, India beat Sri Lanka: List of records broken

All-round India overcame Sri Lanka in the second T20I in Indore to take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series.

This is what Shikhar Dhawan wants to achieve in 2020

06 Jan 2020

This is what Shikhar Dhawan wants to achieve in 2020

Ever since making his debut, opener Shikhar Dhawan has been one of the pillars of India's white-ball squad.

India vs Sri Lanka, 2nd T20I: Preview, Dream11 and more

06 Jan 2020

India vs Sri Lanka, 2nd T20I: Preview, Dream11 and more

Hosts India would be taking on visitors Sri Lanka in the second of the three-match T20I series at the Holkar Stadium in Indore on Tuesday.

PCB declines Bangladesh's proposal to play a Test in Dhaka

05 Jan 2020

PCB declines Bangladesh's proposal to play a Test in Dhaka

Bangladesh's upcoming tour of Pakistan this month is still uncertain.

Here's how Jasprit Bumrah is preparing for his international return

04 Jan 2020

Here's how Jasprit Bumrah is preparing for his international return

India's number one pacer Jasprit Bumrah has been out of action for almost four months, owing to a stress fracture he suffered.

India vs Sri Lanka, T20Is: Players to watch out for

03 Jan 2020

India vs Sri Lanka, T20Is: Players to watch out for

India and Sri Lanka gear up for a three-match T20I series, starting Sunday.

PCB warns players to maintain fitness or receive reduced salaries

03 Jan 2020

PCB warns players to maintain fitness or receive reduced salaries

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has taken a bold step towards the fitness of its players.

Brian Lara backs Team India to win all ICC tournaments

02 Jan 2020

Brian Lara backs Team India to win all ICC tournaments

Former West Indian cricket legend Brian Lara feels Virat Kohli-led Team India can clinch all the ICC tournaments on offer.

Here's the full schedule of Indian cricket team for 2020

01 Jan 2020

Here's the full schedule of Indian cricket team for 2020

The Indian cricket team had an amazing run in 2019, barring the semi-final loss to New Zealand.

Pakistan need to improve their performance in white-ball cricket: Misbah-ul-Haq

01 Jan 2020

Pakistan need to improve their performance in white-ball cricket: Misbah-ul-Haq

As Pakistan ended 2019 on a good note, beating Sri Lanka 1-0 in a two-Test series, head coach Misbah-ul-Haq has a new resolution for 2020.

Sri Lanka name full-strength Test squad for Pakistan tour

29 Nov 2019

Sri Lanka name full-strength Test squad for Pakistan tour

Sri Lanka are all set to tour Pakistan as the country would be hosting a Test series for the first time in 11 years.

Do you remember these top rescue acts by BJ Watling?

23 Nov 2019

Do you remember these top rescue acts by BJ Watling?

New Zealand wicket-keeper batsman BJ Watling is in the headlines after having played a commendable innings in the ongoing first Test against England in Mount Maunganui.

I've always been confident, says David Warner after T20I heroics

02 Nov 2019

I've always been confident, says David Warner after T20I heroics

Australian cricketer David Warner was unstoppable in the recently-concluded T20I series against Sri Lanka.

Sri Lanka thrash Pakistan 3-0: Here're the key takeaways

10 Oct 2019

Sri Lanka thrash Pakistan 3-0: Here're the key takeaways

The Sri Lankan cricket team thrashed Pakistan 3-0 in T20Is to earn a series sweep in Lahore.

ICC posts hilarious tweet to announce rescheduling of PAK-SL ODI

28 Sep 2019

ICC posts hilarious tweet to announce rescheduling of PAK-SL ODI

The much-awaited first ODI between Pakistan and Sri Lanka in Karachi was washed out on Friday due to heavy rains.

Why Sri Lanka players have opted out of Pakistan tour?

11 Sep 2019

Why Sri Lanka players have opted out of Pakistan tour?

Sri Lanka are scheduled to tour Pakistan for a limited-overs series, involving three ODIs and T20Is each, from September 27.

Here are the first Test centurions from every cricketing nation

07 Sep 2019

Here are the first Test centurions from every cricketing nation

Test cricket is considered to be the ultimate format of the game.

Here are the records held by Lasith Malinga in T20Is

07 Sep 2019

Here are the records held by Lasith Malinga in T20Is

Lasith Malinga is undoubtedly one of the greatest pacers ever produced by Sri Lanka.

Ranking the most memorable bowling performance in ODIs

06 Sep 2019

Ranking the most memorable bowling performance in ODIs

The 50-over cricket match, generally known as One-Day International (ODI), is the most thrilling format of the game.

Sri Lanka vs New Zealand: Preview, Dream11 and more

03 Sep 2019

Sri Lanka vs New Zealand: Preview, Dream11 and more

Sri Lanka will be out to stop New Zealand in the second T20I to be held at Pallekelle tonight.