Cricket News

There’s so much talent in Indian women’s cricket: Kate Cross

Cross recalls being “nervous” and having a “daunting feeling” when she joined the Velocity squad for the same reason in a chat with The New Indian Express.

published : 10 hours ago

Kohli, Rohit, Ashwin maintain their top-10 positions in ICC Test rankings

India captain Rohit Sharma and his predecessor Virat Kohli remained static at eighth and 10th place respectively.

published : 17 hours ago

'Sticky wicket': Rajasthan Royals skipper Sanju Samson reveals reason behind losing Qualifier 1

Samson scored a quickfire 26-ball 47 and felt his side did well to post the total they did considering the difficulty in scoring runs in the first half of the match.

published : 21 hours ago

Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh 2nd Test: The Lions reach 210-4 at lunch on Day 3

Sri Lankan captain Dimuth Karunaratne was bowled on 80 when Shakib spun a delivery sharply past the bat as Sri Lanka slipped to 164-4.

published : 21 hours ago

My name 'always sells, no problem with it': Gujarat Titans skipper Hardik Pandya

Putting behind all these, Pandya has shone not just as an all-rounder but as a leader, taking an under-rated Gujarat Titans to the final in a dream IPL debut season.

published : 22 hours ago

I have started to balance things in my life: Gujarat Titans skipper Hardik Pandya

Under Pandya, Gujarat Titans, a first-time franchise, have reached the final in its inception year, and Pandya's 453 runs in 15 games and seven wickets have played role.

published : 25 May 2022

IPL 2022 playoffs: GT vs RR: Killer Miller, Captain Pandya take Gujarat Titans to finals

Like most of their big wins this season, the one against Rajasthan Royals where they gunned down 189 with 7 wickets remaining in the first qualifier, was also forged through familiar names.

published : 25 May 2022

Very few can match Dhoni’s fitness at his current age: Trainer Ramji Srinivasan

He also believes that the shortest format has also helped cricketers evolve mechanisms for injury prevention and injury management.

published : 25 May 2022

From Shafali’s muscle to Wolvaardt’s finesse, just like that

Starting against the World’s No 1 T20I bowler, Shafali did not waste any time to take her on as she smacked Sophie Ecclestone down the ground off the very second delivery. 

published : 24 May 2022

J&K LG meets cricket Umran in Jammu; says government will take care of his training 

Umran Malik received his maiden call-up for the national team for the upcoming five-match T20 International home series against South Africa starting June 9.

published : 24 May 2022

Women's T20 Challenge: From Shafali’s muscle to Wolvaardt’s finesse, just like that

The swashbuckling Shafali Verma blazed away at the top before Laura Wolvaardt's unbeaten half-century as Velocity overhauled a stiff target to get the better of Supernovas by seven wickets.

published : 24 May 2022

The day I lose my passion for experimentation, I will be done with game: Ashwin

Ashwin is relishing one his 'happiest IPL seasons' even as his 11 wickets and 183 runs won't exactly describe the kind of impact he has made on Rajasthan Royals' campaign.

published : 24 May 2022

Ganguly not worried about Rohit, Kohli's form, says 'matter of time'

Backing the duo, Ganguly said: that both are very good players, and he is sure that they will be back among runs, he also added that the duo play so much of cricket that at times they go out of form.

published : 24 May 2022

This is my most special comeback as lot of people had given up on me: Dinesh Karthik

He had last played for India in the 2019 ODI World Cup. He praised the Royal Challengers Bangalore team management for backing him strongly for the finisher's role.

published : 24 May 2022

Safety-first approach

Despite all the hitting talent that the IPL throws up season after season, India have been reluctant to buy that approach with the national side.

published : 24 May 2022