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#ThisDayThatYear: Alastair Cook reaches 10,000 Test runs

30 May 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: Alastair Cook reaches 10,000 Test runs

On this day in 2016, Alastair Cook became the first England player to score 10,000 runs in Test cricket.

Sri Lankan pacer Shehan Madushanka arrested for possessing drugs

26 May 2020

Sri Lankan pacer Shehan Madushanka arrested for possessing drugs

Sri Lanka's fast bowler Shehan Madushanka has been arrested for possessing drugs, by police.

Happy birthday Kagiso Rabada: His memorable spells in Test cricket

25 May 2020

Happy birthday Kagiso Rabada: His memorable spells in Test cricket

South Africa fast bowler Kagiso Rabada turned 25 on Monday.

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.

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.

#ThisDayThatYear: A fourth IPL title for Mumbai Indians

12 May 2020

#ThisDayThatYear: A fourth IPL title for Mumbai Indians

On this day in 2019, Mumbai Indians clinched yet another Indian Premier League (IPL) title by defeating arch-rivals Chennai Super Kings in the final.

Indian Premier League: Complete statistical analysis of MI's performance

17 Apr 2020

Indian Premier League: Complete statistical analysis of MI's performance

Four-time Indian Premier League (IPL) winners Mumbai Indians (MI) have enjoyed a lot of success in the cash-rich tournament.

#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.

#NewsBytesExplainer: All you need to know about variations of spin

04 Apr 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: All you need to know about variations of spin

"Pitch it up and let the ball dance around!" This has been the mantra of spinners since the inception of cricket.

I am still hungry to play for England: James Anderson

27 Mar 2020

I am still hungry to play for England: James Anderson

England pace spearhead James Anderson is confident of making a comeback following the coronavirus outbreak.

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.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup: India vs Sri Lanka preview

28 Feb 2020

ICC Women's T20 World Cup: India vs Sri Lanka preview

India booked their semis berth after sealing a three-run victory over New Zealand in the ongoing ICC Women's T20 World Cup.

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.

Four bowlers with most wickets against Virat Kohli in ODIs

08 Feb 2020

Four bowlers with most wickets against Virat Kohli in ODIs

Given his dominant stature, Virat Kohli's wicket is always priceless at any stage of the game.

New Zealand-India 2nd ODI: Records that can be scripted

06 Feb 2020

New Zealand-India 2nd ODI: Records that can be scripted

The Indian cricket team suffered a loss in the opening ODI of the three-match series against New Zealand on Tuesday.

New Zealand vs India, 1st ODI: Preview, Dream11 and stats

04 Feb 2020

New Zealand vs India, 1st ODI: Preview, Dream11 and stats

The Indian cricket team will be wanting to continue in the same vein after winning the T20Is 5-0 against New Zealand.

2nd ODI, India beat West Indies: List of records broken

18 Dec 2019

2nd ODI, India beat West Indies: List of records broken

The Indian cricket team beat West Indies on Wednesday to draw level in the three-match ODI series.

India-West Indies 1st ODI: Records that can be scripted

14 Dec 2019

India-West Indies 1st ODI: Records that can be scripted

After a 2-1 victory in the T20I series, Team India will be aiming to complete the double over West Indies in the upcoming ODIs, starting December 15.

BPL 2019-20 in spot-fixing controversy following massive no-ball

13 Dec 2019

BPL 2019-20 in spot-fixing controversy following massive no-ball

The opening day of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) 2019-20 is already in the news for all wrong reasons yet again.

Sri Lankan cricketer Isuru Udana wins hearts with his gesture

12 Dec 2019

Sri Lankan cricketer Isuru Udana wins hearts with his gesture

Sri Lankan bowler Isuru Udana won hearts of millions when he displayed true colors of sportsmanship in the Mzansi Super League.

Mickey Arthur set to be next Lanka head coach: Report

04 Dec 2019

Mickey Arthur set to be next Lanka head coach: Report

The Sri Lankan men's cricket team is looking to overhaul its coaching staff with South African Mickey Arthur set to take over as the new national head coach.

South Africa receive PCB invitation for T20I series in Pakistan

02 Nov 2019

South Africa receive PCB invitation for T20I series in Pakistan

In a desperate attempt to revive full-time cricket in Pakistan, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has made the latest approach by sending an official invitation to South Africa for a T20I series in the country.

Bangladesh cricketers wear masks to battle Delhi smog: Details here

01 Nov 2019

Bangladesh cricketers wear masks to battle Delhi smog: Details here

The Bangladesh cricket team was spotted wearing masks during an outdoor training session at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi.

A look at some unwanted and crazy records in T20Is

30 Oct 2019

A look at some unwanted and crazy records in T20Is

Cricket is generally called the game of glorious uncertainties, and rightfully so, owing to its tradition to come up with weird moments.

Team India to train indoors ahead of Delhi T20I: Report

30 Oct 2019

Team India to train indoors ahead of Delhi T20I: Report

The Indian cricket team could train indoors in order to avoid the pollution in Delhi that has reached an extreme level post Diwali.

Delhi's post-Diwali air pollution an issue ahead of first T20I

27 Oct 2019

Delhi's post-Diwali air pollution an issue ahead of first T20I

The air pollution in the national capital region is a cause of concern for years.

Rohit Sharma: A look at his career-defining moments

27 Oct 2019

Rohit Sharma: A look at his career-defining moments

Rohit Sharma is undoubtedly one of the top Indian cricketers today.

Pakistan T20I skipper Babar wants to emulate Williamson and Kohli

26 Oct 2019

Pakistan T20I skipper Babar wants to emulate Williamson and Kohli

Babar Azam is set to lead Pakistan in a three-match T20I series against Australia away from home, starting November 3.

Australian PM carries water during cricket match: Details here

24 Oct 2019

Australian PM carries water during cricket match: Details here

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison was seen carrying water for the players during a cricket match on Thursday.

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.

Pakistan's Umar Akmal equals unwanted record in T20Is

08 Oct 2019

Pakistan's Umar Akmal equals unwanted record in T20Is

Pakistan's Umar Akmal hasn't had the best of returns since making a comeback to the T20I side.

These cricketers shined as openers rather than in middle order

02 Oct 2019

These cricketers shined as openers rather than in middle order

Every cricketer likes to bat at a specific batting position in his/her desired batting order.

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.

'Let's talk cricket,' Misbah-ul-Haq quashes question on Kashmir

28 Sep 2019

'Let's talk cricket,' Misbah-ul-Haq quashes question on Kashmir

Pakistan cricket team coach Misbah-ul-Haq quashed a question by a journalist on the Kashmir issue and said the focus should rather be on cricket.

Sri Lankan cricket squad leaves for Pakistan despite security concerns

24 Sep 2019

Sri Lankan cricket squad leaves for Pakistan despite security concerns

The Sri Lankan men's cricket squad has left for the tour of Pakistan despite security concerns.

Afridi blames IPL for Lankans opting out of Pakistan tour

20 Sep 2019

Afridi blames IPL for Lankans opting out of Pakistan tour

Former Pakistan cricket team legend Shahid Afridi has made a bizarre claim.

#NewsBytesExclusive: Ex-HK skipper Anshuman Rath speaks on move to India

14 Sep 2019

#NewsBytesExclusive: Ex-HK skipper Anshuman Rath speaks on move to India

Former Hong Kong skipper Anshuman Rath made headlines after he decided to move to India for better cricketing opportunities.

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.