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Kolpak deal hurting South African cricket, hope things improve post Brexit: Faf du Plessis

In the aftermath of the 0-3 series loss to India, Du Plessis pointed out that they were missing out on their best players due to the Kolpak deal.

23 Oct 2019

Test centres of gravity

Kohli bats for five fixed venues in India, says longest format needs this step to retain appeal among dedicated fans

23 Oct 2019

Call missed, but Shahbaz Nadeem makes late call-up count

Toiling in domestic cricket for more than a decade must have been frustrating, but the Jharkhand cricketer said he was ready to wait for his chance.

22 Oct 2019

Proteas trip on speed breakers

Shami & Umesh stars of 16-wicket day, India on verge of series sweep against South Africa

22 Oct 2019

Here's why Rohit Sharma bossed over South Africa in new avatar of Test opener

Before the ongoing home series against South Africa, Rohit played 25 Tests, after his maiden series against West Indies in November 2013, scoring 1,297 at 33.25.

21 Oct 2019

Rohit Sharma consolidates position in top gear

After six years of ignominy and frustration, Rohit the opener can finally look ahead to getting the chances that he deserves.

21 Oct 2019

Runchi story: India ride on Rohit Sharma's double hundred

Rohit’s first double century and Rahane’s 115 help India post 497/9 in first innings before South Africa lose openers

21 Oct 2019

Elder brother’s sacrifice behind Nadeem’s debut

It was 17 years ago when Javed Mahmood, a police officer then posted in Dhanbad, told his two sons that only one of them could pursue playing.

20 Oct 2019

Mumbai mate-nee: Rohit and Rahane steady Indian first innings on rain-curtailed day 1 of SA Test

Despite early setbacks, Rohit & Rahane’s unbroken 185-run partnership puts India in commanding position on opening day

20 Oct 2019

Wriddhiman Saha backs Sourav Ganguly to work for welfare of cricketers

Soon  after emerging as the unanimous choice as BCCI pre­sident, Sourav Ganguly said welfare of domestic players would be his first priority.

19 Oct 2019

Ranchi Test: Tension on and off surface

Typical Indian pitch worries South Africa as Kohli & Co look to complete sweep.

19 Oct 2019

ICA completes player nominations for state ACs

The BCCI’s CEO will formally release the list after getting the CoA’s nod.

17 Oct 2019

ACU report on KPL corruption to be released in November

The investigation is likely to finish in a fortnight following which ACU will act based on its findings.

16 Oct 2019

Pension and insurance cover for ex-cricketers top of agenda: New Indian Cricketers’ Association president

Legends  like Sunil Gavaskar and Sachin Tendulkar were among others who didn’t apply for membership of the Indian Cricketers’ Association (ICA).

15 Oct 2019

Banned player TP Sudhindra on Indian Cricketers Association voters’ list

TP Sudhindra, a former Madhya Pradesh medium-pacer, was banned for life by the BCCI in 2012 for his alleged role in match-fixing in domestic games.

12 Oct 2019

Indian weightlifters injured in accident in US

Colonel Jayant Sudhakar, who is also president of the Indian Masters Weightlifting Federation, Santokh Singh and Archana Jain suffered serious injuries in the mishap.

10 Oct 2019

Ex-cricketers may use official website, apps to canvass

E-voting will be held from October 11 to 13, while results will be declared on October 15. The first meeting of the ICA board will be held the next day.

07 Oct 2019

Eligibility poll officer’s call

Deadline to hold elections in state associations will expire on October 4 with the two units — Mumbai and Rajasthan — scheduled to conduct polls on the last day.

03 Oct 2019

Mental mentor behind success of wrestlers at World Championships

It was the first time that the Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) sent a motivator with the Indian contingent.

01 Oct 2019

EFI holds elections, outcome withheld 

The tussle between Equestrian Federation of India (EFI) and its state units continues even as the former held its annual general meeting (AGM) in New Delhi on Sunday to elect new office-bearers.

30 Sep 2019

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