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ENG vs WI: Stuart Broad unhappy after missing series opener

10 Jul 2020

ENG vs WI: Stuart Broad unhappy after missing series opener

Pace spearhead Stuart Broad is disappointed after being left out of England's XI for the first Test against West Indies.

Mike Hesson opens up on New Zealand's captaincy debacle

08 Jul 2020

Mike Hesson opens up on New Zealand's captaincy debacle

Former New Zealand coach Mike Hesson opened up on the infamous captaincy debacle of 2012.

Lungi Ngidi suggests another alternative to shine the cricket ball

07 Jul 2020

Lungi Ngidi suggests another alternative to shine the cricket ball

South Africa fast bowler Lungi Ngidi believes a damp towel could be used as an alternative to shine the cricket ball after the International Cricket Council (ICC) restricted saliva usage.

Happy Birthday MS Dhoni: Unfurling his inspiring journey

07 Jul 2020

Happy Birthday MS Dhoni: Unfurling his inspiring journey

Over the years, a number of legends have represented Team India.

New Zealand offers to host IPL: Reports

06 Jul 2020

New Zealand offers to host IPL: Reports

New Zealand has expressed interest to host the Indian Premier League, if India is unable to conduct it, owing to the COVID-19 pandemic.

COVID-19 vaccine: What are the latest updates?

05 Jul 2020

COVID-19 vaccine: What are the latest updates?

With more than 5.3 lakh deaths and 1.14 crore infections, the COVID-19 pandemic continues to grow worse around the world.

South Africa announce 44-man High Performance training squad

30 Jun 2020

South Africa announce 44-man High Performance training squad

As many as 44 South African cricketers will return to training with Cricket South Africa (CSA) getting the green signal from Sports Ministry.

Happy Birthday Sanath Jayasuriya: A look at his amazing records

30 Jun 2020

Happy Birthday Sanath Jayasuriya: A look at his amazing records

Batting legend Sanath Jayasuriya turned 51 on Tuesday.

#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.

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.

Asia Cup likely to be played in SL or UAE

24 Jun 2020

Asia Cup likely to be played in SL or UAE

Pakistan Cricket Board CEO Wasim Khan said that Asia Cup will go ahead as scheduled, in either Sri Lanka or UAE.

#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.

Happy Birthday Marnus Labuschagne: A look at his amazing records

22 Jun 2020

Happy Birthday Marnus Labuschagne: A look at his amazing records

Australian batsman Marnus Labuschagne turned 26 on Monday.

#NewsBytesExplainer: England's probables for the first Test against West Indies

21 Jun 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: England's probables for the first Test against West Indies

England recently named a 30-member training squad as a lead-up to the first Test against West Indies, which will begin on July 8.

IPL: Starc provides footage to prove injury for insurance payout

21 Jun 2020

IPL: Starc provides footage to prove injury for insurance payout

Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc has furnished video footage of the second Test against South Africa in 2018 to prove his injury and that he deserves an insurance payout of USD 1.53 million for losing his Indian Premier League (IPL) deal with Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR).

#NewsBytesExplainer: What lies ahead for Rohit Sharma in Test cricket?

21 Jun 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: What lies ahead for Rohit Sharma in Test cricket?

There is little doubt that Rohit Sharma is one the greatest limited-overs batsmen in modern day cricket.

England announce 30-member training squad ahead of first Test

17 Jun 2020

England announce 30-member training squad ahead of first Test

England have named a 30-member squad as a lead-up to the first Test against West Indies, which will begin on July 8.

All you need to know about the new 3TC format

17 Jun 2020

All you need to know about the new 3TC format

The marquee Proteas cricketers will return to field for an exhibition match at the SuperSport Park on June 27.

Jonny Bairstow wants to regain England wicket-keeping role in Tests

17 Jun 2020

Jonny Bairstow wants to regain England wicket-keeping role in Tests

The England cricket team is all set to face West Indies in a three-Test series, starting July 8.

No decision on Asia Cup yet: BCCI

15 Jun 2020

No decision on Asia Cup yet: BCCI

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has expressed discontent with reports about Sri Lanka hosting the impending Asia Cup edition.

England may rotate seamers against West Indies: James Anderson

11 Jun 2020

England may rotate seamers against West Indies: James Anderson

James Anderson has said the England cricket team may consider rotating its attack in the upcoming Test series against West Indies to manage workloads after the coronavirus lockdown.

Versatile Matthew Wade aims to feature in Australia's WT20 squad

09 Jun 2020

Versatile Matthew Wade aims to feature in Australia's WT20 squad

Australia wicket-keeper batsman Matthew Wade hopes his versatility can earn him a berth in their squad for the ICC T20 World Cup 2020.

Happy Birthday Ajinkya Rahane: A look at his monumental records

06 Jun 2020

Happy Birthday Ajinkya Rahane: A look at his monumental records

Ajinkya Rahane has been the core of Indian middle order in Test cricket, ever since he burst on to international circuit.

Happy Birthday, Ben Stokes: A look at his amazing records

04 Jun 2020

Happy Birthday, Ben Stokes: A look at his amazing records

Over decades in cricket, several crop of all-rounders went on to dominate the show and be a step above the rest.

#NewsBytesExplainer: How will 'no saliva' rule impact different cricket balls?

03 Jun 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: How will 'no saliva' rule impact different cricket balls?

The ICC Cricket Committee recently recommended restricting the use of saliva to shine the ball.

Ian Gould recalls the fierce 'Sachin vs Steyn' battle

31 May 2020

Ian Gould recalls the fierce 'Sachin vs Steyn' battle

Former ICC umpire Ian Gould recalled some of the intense player battles he witnessed on the cricket field.

Bhuvneshwar Kumar eyes a comeback in Test cricket

29 May 2020

Bhuvneshwar Kumar eyes a comeback in Test cricket

Indian pace spearhead Bhuvneshwar Kumar expressed his desire to make a comeback in the longest format.

#NewsBytesExplainer: What lies ahead for Jasprit Bumrah?

27 May 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: What lies ahead for Jasprit Bumrah?

India's pace spearhead Jasprit Bumrah recently made his comeback in international cricket from a prolonged back injury.

Captaincy comes naturally to me: Dean Elgar

25 May 2020

Captaincy comes naturally to me: Dean Elgar

South African opener Deal Elgar expressed interest in captaining South Africa in Test cricket.

#NewsBytesExplainer: The rise of New Zealand under Kane Williamson

23 May 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: The rise of New Zealand under Kane Williamson

New Zealand recently cleaned up the mighty Indians 3-0 and 2-0 in the ODI and Test series respectively.

India could tour South Africa for three T20Is: Details here

21 May 2020

India could tour South Africa for three T20Is: Details here

India and South Africa may indulge in a three-match T20I series in late August, subject to government clearance from both countries amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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.

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.

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.

Jasprit Bumrah likely to be BCCI's nomination for Arjuna Award

14 May 2020

Jasprit Bumrah likely to be BCCI's nomination for Arjuna Award

India's pace sensation Jasprit Bumrah is expected to be BCCI's nomination for the prestigious Arjuna Award this year.

#ThisDayThatYear: West Indies chase the highest total in Test cricket

13 May 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: West Indies chase the highest total in Test cricket

On this day in 2003, West Indies entered the record books by tormenting the mighty Australians.

'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.

IPL 2020: UAE offer to host the tournament

10 May 2020

IPL 2020: UAE offer to host the tournament

The Emirates Cricket Board has offered to host the 13th edition of Indian Premier League (IPL) in UAE.

Samsung Galaxy A51 gets Android 10-based One UI 2.1 update

09 May 2020

Samsung Galaxy A51 gets Android 10-based One UI 2.1 update

Samsung has started rolling-out Android 10-based One UI 2.1 update for its mid-range smartphone, the Galaxy A51.