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Rohit's ton lights up India's day before rain plays spoilsport

Rohit's ton lights up India's day before rain plays spoilsport

Rohit Sharma continued to ace the test as opener when he smashed yet another century and remained unbeaten at stumps in a rain affected first day in the third and

Head coach Shastri shouldn't need a re-appointment, feels Ganguly

Head coach Shastri shouldn't need a re-appointment, feels Ganguly

Agency :BCCI President-elect Sourav Ganguly might not share the best of relations with Team India head coach Ravi Shastri, but the former India skipper has said that there shouldn't

South Africa's Du Plessis looks to 'bat big' in final Test

South Africa's Du Plessis looks to 'bat big' in final Test

AFP, India :Skipper Faf du Plessis hopes to "bat big" as South Africa look to salvage some honour in their final game against India starting today. India outclassed the

Rampaging India aim for clean sweep against struggling Proteas

Rampaging India aim for clean sweep against struggling Proteas

Agency :There are no dead rubbers in Test cricket anymore as teams have their eyes set on the World Test Championships table. An out-of-form South Africa are looking to

Sarfaraz stripped off captaincy in Tests and T20Is

Sarfaraz stripped off captaincy in Tests and T20Is

Agency :Pakistan Cricket Board has wielded the axe on their under-fire all-format skipper Sarfaraz Ahmed, stripping him of captaincy and dropping him for the upcoming tour of Australia, where

PM Hasina invited for India-Bangladesh Test in Kolkata

Sourav Ganguly, who is going to take over the control of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) next week has invited Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to watch

BPL T20 players draft on Nov 12

The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) president Nazmul Hassan Papon quelled the widespread apprehension, saying that the special edition of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) T20, named after the Father of

Tamim Iqbal unlikely in T20 series in India

Tamim Iqbal unlikely in T20 series in India

Bangladesh Opener Tamim Iqbal's return to International cricket is likely to be delayed as he suffered a muscle strain on the right side of the rib.The injury also forced him

Kohli hot on Smith's heels as India eye clean sweep

Kohli hot on Smith's heels as India eye clean sweep

AFP, Ranchi :On-song Virat Kohli is looking to topple Aussie run machine Steve Smith in the international batting rankings as India push for a whitewash over South Africa in the

Gus Logie appointed coach of WI women's team

Former West Indies batsman Gus Logie will take over as interim coach of the West Indies women's team, with his immediate assignment the series against India where the two teams

Nannu happy with Bangladesh A team's performance in Sri Lanka

Nannu happy with Bangladesh A team's performance in Sri Lanka

Chief selector of Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) Minhajul Abedin Nannu is happy with the way Bangladesh A team performed in the recently concluded tour to Sri Lanka. The 2nd string

ICC increases prize pot for Women's T20I World Cup by 320%

ICC increases prize pot for Women's T20I World Cup by 320%

In a major boost to women's cricket, the ICC has decided to increase the prize money by 320% for the upcoming T20I World Cup which will be held in Australia.For

BCB's decision to include a leg-spinner in BPL teams elates Aminul

BCB's decision to include a leg-spinner in BPL teams elates Aminul

While the leg-spinner in this country got limited exposure, at least in the domestic circuit, the Bangladesh Cricket Board's (BCB) latest decision to include a spinner of this type in

Young pacer Sumon Khan makes his presence felt in NCL

Young pacer Sumon Khan makes his presence felt in NCL

Amid the dominance of the national players in the opening round of 21st National Cricket League, a literally unknown young fast bowler Sumon Khan made his presence felt.The 19-year old

Ganguly poised to become cricket board chief

Ganguly poised to become cricket board chief

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly is poised to take over as the president of the country's cricket board as nominations close Monday for elections to the game's wealthiest and most

Bowling well in NCL gives me extra confidence for batting: Mahmudullah

Bowling well in NCL gives me extra confidence for batting: Mahmudullah

Bangladesh experienced cricketer Mahmudullah Riyad said that when he bowls well, he gets some extra confidence for batting and therefore he always tries to do well in bowling.His comment came

Success in Sri Lanka will give us momentum: Mithun

Success in Sri Lanka will give us momentum: Mithun

Middle order batsman Mohammad Mithun believes that Bangladesh A team's success in the just concluded tour in Sri Lanka boosted their confidence ahead of their tour in India in which

Barbados clinch CPL title despite Shakib's failure

Barbados clinch CPL title despite Shakib's failure

Barbados Tridents won the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) trophy for the second time when they broke the 11-match winning streak of Guyana Amazon Warriors to secure a 27-run victory in

India thrash South Africa to register record-breaking 11th consecutive home series win

India thrash South Africa to register record-breaking 11th consecutive home series win

Virat Kohli-led India broke the record set by Australia for most consecutive series win at home with their 11th series win, after clinching the Freedom Series with their second win

Aussie skipper Paine ends 13-year century drought

Aussie skipper Paine ends 13-year century drought

Australian Test skipper Tim Paine has ended a 13-year drought, scoring his first century since 2006 on his return to domestic Sheffield Shield cricket after a gruelling Ashes series in

Langer unsure if Smith wants Australia captaincy back

Langer unsure if Smith wants Australia captaincy back

Steve Smith's ban on leading Australia ends in March but the star batsman may not want the Test captaincy back, coach Justin Langer says.Smith skippered the team until he was

 Ashwin four-for gives India lead

Ashwin four-for gives India lead

South Africa (SA), just like in the first Test, began the third day in Pune with their backs to the wall after losing three quick wickets in the final hour

Leg-spinner, 140 kmph-plus pacer made mandatory for BPL teams

LANS, Dhaka :In the upcoming edition of the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), each of the seven teams have been asked to make sure they include an overseas pacer who bowls

King Kohli overhauls Bradman's Test runs tally with double ton

King Kohli overhauls Bradman's Test runs tally with double ton

Agency :India skipper Virat Kohli struck a double century and surpassed batting great Don Bradman's Test tally of 6,996 runs in the second Test against South Africa on Friday.Kohli

Tamim fails to impress on his NCL return after 4 yrs

Tamim fails to impress on his NCL return after 4 yrs

While continuous drizzle marred the first day's game of the opening round of 21st National Cricket League (NCL), Tamim's unimpressive return to the country's flagship first class tournament after four

 Agarwal ton helps India take early control on Day 1

Agarwal ton helps India take early control on Day 1

Mayank Agarwal notched up yet another ton as India dominated the proceedings on Day 1 of the second Test against South Africa in Pune on Thursday.India reached 273/3 with Virat

Hasaranga, Fernando star as Sri Lanka whitewash Pakistan in T20 series

Hasaranga, Fernando star as Sri Lanka whitewash Pakistan in T20 series

AFP, Lahore :Inexperienced Sri Lanka completed a 3-0 clean-sweep in their Twenty20 series with world number one Pakistan on Wednesday with a 13-run victory in Lahore.Chasing a modest 148-run target,

Virat Kohli's Team India eye series wrap, Proteas hope to stay afloat

Virat Kohli's Team India eye series wrap, Proteas hope to stay afloat

Rohit Sharma 2.0's blockbuster re-entry into Test arena as an opener with twin hundreds was a calculated punt, that worked wonderfully well first up for Kohli and head coach Ravi

Ben Stokes' wife laughs off reports of altercation with cricketer

Ben Stokes' wife laughs off reports of altercation with cricketer

The wife of England cricket star Ben Stokes has dismissed reports of a physical altercation between the couple after pictures emerged which appeared to show her husband grabbing her face

Members of Bangladesh Cricket team during their practice session at the BCB-NCA Ground in the city's Mirpur on Wednesday.

Members of Bangladesh Cricket team during their practice session at the BCB-NCA Ground in the city's Mirpur on Wednesday.