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#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.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Is Stokes the greatest all-rounder in modern day cricket?

16 May 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Is Stokes the greatest all-rounder in modern day cricket?

International cricket has seen several eras wherein the sumptuous crop of all-rounders made merry.

Smith terms comments surrounding ABD as fake

29 Apr 2020

Smith terms comments surrounding ABD as fake

Former opener Graeme Smith, who was named South Africa's Director of Cricket a few days earlier, has termed comments surrounding AB de Villiers as fake.

#NewsBytesExplainer: All you need to know about Kolpak rule

22 Apr 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: All you need to know about Kolpak rule

In a recent interview, the newly appointed director of Cricket South Africa Graeme Smith welcomed any former Kolpak player who wishes to rejoin the Proteas camp.

MS Dhoni's favorite player was Suresh Raina, claims Yuvraj Singh

19 Apr 2020

MS Dhoni's favorite player was Suresh Raina, claims Yuvraj Singh

Former Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh feels every captain has a favorite player and for MS Dhoni, it was none other than Suresh Raina.

'Dhoni's comeback looks bleak with no IPL', says Gautam Gambhir

13 Apr 2020

'Dhoni's comeback looks bleak with no IPL', says Gautam Gambhir

With the chances of witnessing IPL 2020 looking bleak, the cricket fraternity seems to be divided over Mahendra Singh Dhoni's comeback.

#NewsBytesExplainer: Analysis of Virat Kohli's first SENA cycle as captain

05 Apr 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: Analysis of Virat Kohli's first SENA cycle as captain

India did not end the gruelling overseas campaign on a positive note.

Shreyas Gopal hopeful of representing India, irrespective of any format

01 Apr 2020

Shreyas Gopal hopeful of representing India, irrespective of any format

Rajasthan Royals' all-rounder Shreyas Gopal opened up on his aspirations of donning the blue jersey.

How China acted against whistleblowers who spoke against coronavirus handling

20 Mar 2020

How China acted against whistleblowers who spoke against coronavirus handling

China, the home to coronavirus, wants to hijack the narrative surrounding the deadly disease, that has killed over 8,000 globally and infected over 2 lakh. President Xi Jinping wants the world to believe his regime had control of the situation.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Team of the Tournament

09 Mar 2020

ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020: Team of the Tournament

As many as five players from Australia's title-winning squad feature in the ICC Women's World Cup T20 Team of the Tournament.

Manchester United vs Manchester City: Preview, Dream11 and stats

08 Mar 2020

Manchester United vs Manchester City: Preview, Dream11 and stats

Manchester United host arch-rivals Manchester City in an intense battle in gameweek 29 of the Premier League 2019-20 season.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup: Australia enter sixth final

05 Mar 2020

ICC Women's T20 World Cup: Australia enter sixth final

A 5-run victory (D/L method) over South Africa steered the Australian Women's team into the final of the 2020 Women's T20 World Cup.

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.

New Zealand vs India, second Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

28 Feb 2020

New Zealand vs India, second Test: Preview, Dream11 and more

The Indian cricket team were handed a massive 10-wicket defeat by New Zealand in the first Test at the Basin Reserve.

Ishant Sharma might miss the second Test due to injury

28 Feb 2020

Ishant Sharma might miss the second Test due to injury

Ishant Sharma is set to miss the second Test against New Zealand in Christchurch after a recurrence of his right ankle injury.

New Zealand vs India: Prithvi is very destructive, says Kohli

26 Feb 2020

New Zealand vs India: Prithvi is very destructive, says Kohli

Indian captain Virat Kohli backed Prithvi Shaw to go all out ahead of the all-important Christchurch Test.

New Zealand vs India: Management should back players, says Kapil

25 Feb 2020

New Zealand vs India: Management should back players, says Kapil

Former Indian skipper Kapil Dev slammed the Indian management for perpetually chopping the playing XI in every match.

NZ vs India: Wagner set to feature in 2nd Test

25 Feb 2020

NZ vs India: Wagner set to feature in 2nd Test

Left-arm seamer Neil Wagner is all set to make his comeback for New Zealand in the second Test against India in Christchurch.

ICC Women's T20 World Cup: India vs Bangladesh match preview

23 Feb 2020

ICC Women's T20 World Cup: India vs Bangladesh match preview

After staging a terrific comeback against Australia in the ICC Women's T20 World Cup opener, India will look to overcome Bangladesh in the upcoming contest in Perth.

Rahul Dravid's son Samit scores second double ton: Details here

18 Feb 2020

Rahul Dravid's son Samit scores second double ton: Details here

Rahul Dravid's son Samit scored a brilliant double century in a U-14 BTR Shield match between his team Mallya Aditi International School and Sri Kumaran.

Nehra wants other Indian bowlers to step up besides Bumrah

13 Feb 2020

Nehra wants other Indian bowlers to step up besides Bumrah

India came up with a phenomenal performance in the T20I series against New Zealand, as the bowlers ensured a 5-0 whitewash.

NZ vs India: Kiwis would look to script history tomorrow

10 Feb 2020

NZ vs India: Kiwis would look to script history tomorrow

India shall look to salvage some pride in the final ODI after losing the first two games to New Zealand.

Management shouldn't remove Rahul from top order, feels Gambhir

05 Feb 2020

Management shouldn't remove Rahul from top order, feels Gambhir

Indian batsman KL Rahul extended his purple patch with yet another blistering innings, this time in the 50-over format.

Management should have backed Pant, feels Virender Sehwag

01 Feb 2020

Management should have backed Pant, feels Virender Sehwag

Former Indian opener Virender Sehwag came out hard on the Indian team management for constantly leaving out Rishabh Pant from the limited overs-squad.

Premier League, gameweek 25: Everything you need to know

01 Feb 2020

Premier League, gameweek 25: Everything you need to know

Gameweek 25 of the Premier League sees eight matches to be held on Saturday.

New Zealand vs India, 4th T20I: Preview, Dream11 and Stats

30 Jan 2020

New Zealand vs India, 4th T20I: Preview, Dream11 and Stats

After having trounced the Black Caps in a thrilling Super Over finish in the third T20I, Team India will be eyeing a 5-0 drubbing with two games to go.

Ponting backs Pant to play for India again: Here's why

27 Jan 2020

Ponting backs Pant to play for India again: Here's why

Young Indian wicket-keeper batsman Rishabh Pant has been in the news for the past few weeks after being dropped from the XI of Team India. He has been replaced by KL Rahul.

Tendulkar-Walsh to be coaches during bushfire relief match: Details here

21 Jan 2020

Tendulkar-Walsh to be coaches during bushfire relief match: Details here

Indian cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar and Windies great Courtney Walsh have been roped in as coaches for the upcoming bushfire relief match in Australia.

Virat Kohli wants to continue with KL Rahul as wicket-keeper

20 Jan 2020

Virat Kohli wants to continue with KL Rahul as wicket-keeper

Former Indian skipper MS Dhoni remains one of the greatest wicket-keeper batsmen in the history of the game.

Facebook translates Xi Jinping's name to 'Mr Shithole'; apologizes later

20 Jan 2020

Facebook translates Xi Jinping's name to 'Mr Shithole'; apologizes later

Facebook is drawing flak for translating the name of China's President Xi Jinping to 'Mr Shithole'.

#ChampionsInBlue: Can Team India win 2020 U-19 World Cup?

16 Jan 2020

#ChampionsInBlue: Can Team India win 2020 U-19 World Cup?

The Indian cricket team begins its ICC Under-19 World Cup campaign on January 19 in South Africa.

Virat Kohli to rethink his batting position: Here's why

15 Jan 2020

Virat Kohli to rethink his batting position: Here's why

Indian skipper Virat Kohli shocked many fans when he demoted himself to number four in the opening ODI against Australia on Tuesday.

I'll never be able to fill Dhoni's shoes: Hardik Pandya

09 Jan 2020

I'll never be able to fill Dhoni's shoes: Hardik Pandya

Indian cricket team all-rounder Hardik Pandya has been out for a long time with a lower back injury.

EFL Cup: What did we learn from the Manchester derby?

08 Jan 2020

EFL Cup: What did we learn from the Manchester derby?

Manchester City overwhelmed neighbors and arch-rivals Manchester United to take a significant advantage in the semi-final of the League Cup.

Anderson or Broad could be dropped from XI: Here's why

31 Dec 2019

Anderson or Broad could be dropped from XI: Here's why

Veteran English pacers James Anderson and Stuart Broad might be dropped from the XI for the upcoming Test against South Africa from Friday.

Peter Siddle retires from international cricket: List of his achievements

29 Dec 2019

Peter Siddle retires from international cricket: List of his achievements

Australian pacer Peter Siddle has announced his retirement from international cricket after being released by Australia for the third Test against New Zealand.

IPL 2020: Squad analysis of Sunrisers Hyderabad

25 Dec 2019

IPL 2020: Squad analysis of Sunrisers Hyderabad

Sunrisers Hyderabad roped in some promising youngsters in the ranks during the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 auction last week.

Australia's David Warner declared fit for Boxing Day Test

24 Dec 2019

Australia's David Warner declared fit for Boxing Day Test

Australia's opening star batsman David Warner has been declared fit for the team's second Test against New Zealand, starting December 26.

Premier League, gameweek 18: Here are the key numbers

22 Dec 2019

Premier League, gameweek 18: Here are the key numbers

Seven matches were held on Saturday in gameweek 18 of the Premier League 2019-20 season.

U-14 cricket: Key details about Rahul Dravid's son Samit

21 Dec 2019

U-14 cricket: Key details about Rahul Dravid's son Samit

Former Indian cricket team captain Rahul Dravid's son, Samit, cracked a solid double century in an Under-14 state-level match this week.