Cricket News


Shahid Afridi picks MS Dhoni over Ricky Ponting as 'better captain'

When asked to pick the 'best batsman' he has bowled, Afridi named legendary West Indies batsman Brian Lara and South Africa's AB de Villiers.

published : 30 Jul 2020

Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma pledge to help people hit by floods in Assam, Bihar

Over 16 lakh people in 1,536 villages across 21 of Assam's 33 districts are still affected by flood, according to Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) officials.

published : 30 Jul 2020

If not NADA, BCCI might use IDTM or knock on ICC's doors for help

Ever since the BCCI came under NADA ambit in 2019, the anti-doping body has been collecting samples from the cricketers.

published : 30 Jul 2020

Allowing English players in 2019 IPL was part of World Cup plans: Eoin Morgan

England won their maiden World Cup title at home turf last year, beating New Zealand on boundary count rule in a dramatic final at the iconic Lord's.

published : 30 Jul 2020

Going got tougher after Test status: Porterfield

A day before Super League ODI against England, Ireland captain says they need to keep playing against established teams.

published : 30 Jul 2020

PCB encourage former cricketers to return as match officials

While there is no Pakistani in the ICC's elite panel of match referees, the international panel includes Mohammad Anees and Muhammad Javid Malik.

published : 29 Jul 2020

Don't believe in comparisons: Azharuddin on Kohli-Azam debate

Azam, himself had earlier said that he would rather be compared with batting greats from this own country rather than Kohli.

published : 29 Jul 2020

Upto younger crop to take Ireland cricket forward, says Kevin O'Brien

Ireland all-rounder Kevin O'Brien who has played three Tests, 145 ODIs, 96 T20Is for Ireland.

published : 29 Jul 2020

We need tail to bat well for winning series against England, says Pakistan batting coach Younis Khan

Top batsman Babar Azam will be leading the batting for Pakistan and Younis said his job will to be take his game to the next level.

published : 29 Jul 2020

On this day in 2002: Ajit Agarkar scored century at Lord's

Through the course of his innings, Agarkar smashed 19 boundaries to score runs at a strike rate of 57.36.

published : 29 Jul 2020

Anti-Doping measures at IPL: NADA might outsource sample collection

There are a few options that NADA has according to those who are well abreast with the workings of the agency.

published : 29 Jul 2020

Broad moves to third spot in ICC rankings after match-winning effort

However, with Broad moving seven places to break in to the top 10, India's Jasprit Bumrah was pushed down a spot to be placed eighth in the bowlers list.

published : 29 Jul 2020

Chris Woakes unsung hero of England set-up, says Alec Stewart

England are next slated to take on Pakistan in the three-match Test series beginning August 5.

published : 29 Jul 2020

'You're a legend! Hats off': Yuvraj Singh lauds Broad's feat

Broad was dispatched for six sixes in the 19th over of India's innings as Yuvraj raced to his fifty off just 12 balls, which still remains as the fastest half century in the T20 format.

published : 29 Jul 2020

Domestic cricket stalwart Rajat Bhatia announces retirement

Bhatia has done a course in bio-mechanics from an institute in Hawaii and wants to explore a career in that field.

published : 29 Jul 2020