Indian cricket

ICA raises Rs 78 lakh, extends help to 57 needy cricketers amid COVID-19 crisis

The new batch of 24 beneficiaries include blind cricketer Shekhar Naik, who was awarded Padma Shri in 2017, and three widows of the former players.

published on : 20th June 2020

Funds crunch sees Indian Cricketers' Association drops plans for Mumbai office

The Indian Cricketers' Association had to deviate from its original plan since it was based on an estimated budget of Rs 10-Rs 12 crore.

published on : 17th February 2020

Tougher India learn to convert toss losses to match wins

Kohli said the WC semis loss to Kiwis last year after losing the toss and failing to chase down a moderate target had made had them stronger.

published on : 20th January 2020

Indian Cricket in 2019: Virat Kohli  'The King' on field, Sourav Ganguly 'The Maharaj' off it

There were the heartbreaks, the biggest one being a World Cup semifinal exit, and not to forget the anxious wait on what Dhoni might do next after being on a sabbatical for half the year.

published on : 30th December 2019

After decade to remember, Indian cricket now on right track

India will end the second decade of the millennium as arguably the most dominant side in cricket.

published on : 28th December 2019

Old fears resurface in arrival of new

Plan to change key clauses including cooling-off suggests not much has changed in BCCI in terms of mentality of officials.

published on : 30th November 2019

Cricket statistics are not static, they are situational

The same teams under Ganguly and MS Dhoni got badly beaten, too, just as Gavaskar’s contemporary sides.

published on : 30th November 2019

Home fort defended by Virat Kohli and Co, time for tours de force

Ending home leg of World Test Championship campaign on dominant note, Kohli & Co have many takeaways that will stand them in good stead on foreign shores.

published on : 26th November 2019

Trivandrum gears up to welcome India, West Indies T20 teams

The ground arrangements for the competition are nearly complete and final preparations are under way.

published on : 19th November 2019

Indian cricketers spend time with Air Force pilots ahead of series decider against Bangladesh

The pilots, clad in their orange uniforms, spent about an hour meeting cricketers including Shikhar Dhawan, Rishabh Pant and Manish Pandey.

published on : 9th November 2019

India go past Australia to record 41st win while chasing in T20Is

While India have chased 61 times in T20Is, Australia have chased 69 times with Pakistan being the other team with most successful chases having 36 wins in 67 chases.

published on : 8th November 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.

published on : 12th October 2019

Internal security system of Indian cricket team

Familiarity and hunger to win are said to be among the reasons behind the near flawless run of Kohli’s team in India.

published on : 10th October 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.

published on : 7th October 2019

Now that Ravi Shastri’s in the fray, here are the other contenders

Express takes a quick look at the credentials of those who have applied for the top job.

published on : 27th June 2017