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India rise to the top of ODI rankings with thumping 3-0 series win over New Zealand
India rise to the top of ODI rankings with thumping 3-0 series win over New Zealand

India won the first ODI, a high-scoring thriller at Hyderabad by 12 runs, while their seamers helped them to an eight-wicket win at Raipur in the second game. And, the third and final win in Indore, India have now moved to the summit of the Men's ODI Rankings.

  • Tuesday, 24 January 2023
Women's T20I Rankings: Harmanpreet jumps three places to reach 11th, Deepti attains career-best posi
Women's T20I Rankings: Harmanpreet jumps three places to reach 11th, Deepti attains career-best position

India opener Smriti Mandhana, who was named Player of the Match against the Windies for striking 74 not out off 51 balls, remains the top-ranked batter from her country in third position, earning nine rating points to reach 736 points.

  • Tuesday, 24 January 2023
Odisha 'dancing' umpire channels inner Govinda to add fun to cricket match, watch
Odisha's dancing umpire channels inner Govinda to add fun to cricket match, watch

And if you’re waking up each morning dreading the day and not enjoying your work like this viral ‘dancing umpire’ from Odisha, it’s high time you find something new.

  • Monday, 23 January 2023
Rishabh Pant
Rishabh Pant likely to be sidelined for major tournaments including 2023 ODI World Cup

A report by ESPNCricinfo says Pant, who miraculously survived a horrific car crash on December 30, has torn all three key ligaments in his right knee, two of which were reconstructed recently during the surgery which happened on January 6 while the reconstruction of the third torn ligament is expected after six weeks.

  • Sunday, 15 January 2023
Cricketer Veda Krishnamurthy starts new innings with intimate court marriage
Cricketer Veda Krishnamurthy starts new innings with intimate court marriage– See Pics

The two kept the affair very simple and private with just a couple of their family members and friends present on the occasion.

  • Saturday, 14 January 2023
Woman cricketer Rajashree Swain’s family blames coach, Odisha Cricket Association for her death
Woman cricketer Rajashree Swain’s family blames coach, Odisha Cricket Association for her death

She was a fun-loving, happy going girl and would not do anything like this until she was under some unbearable pressure, she added.

  • Friday, 13 January 2023
Woman cricketer Rajashree Swain found dead under mysterious circumstances in Cuttack
Body of woman cricketer Rajashree Swain found hanging in Odisha forest

The woman cricketer has been identified as Rajashree Swain. The young cricketer was part of a 25-member team who was part of a cricket training camp.

  • Friday, 13 January 2023
Belinda Clark
Belinda Clark becomes first woman cricketer to be honoured with bronze statue at SCG

The sculpture is believed to be the first such honour afforded any women's cricketer in the world.

  • Thursday, 05 January 2023
T20 World Cup: Hardik Pandya, Virat Kohli fifties power India to 168/6 against England
Hardik Pandya likely to lead India in T20I series against Sri Lanka

The second and third matches of the series will be held in Pune (January 5) and Rajkot (January 7). It is understood that Rohit Sharma's thumb injury might take some more time to heal.

  • Thursday, 22 December 2022
IND v BAN, 1st Test: Pujara, Iyer smash fifties, carry India to 278/6 despite Taijul three-fer
IND v BAN, 1st Test: Pujara, Iyer smash fifties, carry India to 278/6 despite Taijul three-fer

Though Pujara would fall ten runs short of his century as left-arm spinner Taijul Islam took him out to complete his three-wicket haul after beating him several times in the day, Iyer remained unbeaten on 82 off 169 balls on an absorbing day of Test cricket.

  • Wednesday, 14 December 2022
IND v BAN, 1st Test: Rishabh Pant becomes second fastest Indian to reach 50 sixes in Tests
IND v BAN, 1st Test: Rishabh Pant becomes second fastest Indian to reach 50 sixes in Tests

Pant secured this achievement when he made a counter-attacking 46 runs off 45 balls, laced with six fours and two sixes at a strike rate of 102.22, to keep the scoreboard moving after India lost K.L. Rahul, Shubman Gill, and Virat Kohli.

  • Wednesday, 14 December 2022
Sania Mirza, Shoaib Malik
Sania Mirza and Shoaib Malik 'separation' is Karma, says KRK as he cites Malik-Aisha split story

"Sania Mirza did break the house of Hyderabadi girl Aisha Siddiqui. Shoaib Malik was already married with Aisha.." KRK levelled some serious allegations.

  • Sunday, 11 December 2022
India fined 80% match fee for slow over-rate
India fined 80% match fee for slow over-rate in one-wicket loss to Bangladesh in first ODI

Ranjan Madugalle of the ICC Elite Panel of Match Referees imposed the sanction after India were ruled to be four overs short of the target after time allowances were taken into consideration.

  • Monday, 05 December 2022
Shahbaz replaces Jadeja in India's squad for Bangladesh ODIs
Shahbaz replaces Jadeja in India's squad for Bangladesh ODIs, Kuldeep Sen comes in for Yash Dayal

The star all-rounder had to leave India's Asia Cup campaign after the group stages to undergo surgery because of a long-standing knee injury and had also later missed the T20 World Cup.

  • Wednesday, 23 November 2022
IND v NZ, 2nd T20I: New Zealand win toss, elect to bowl first against India at Bay Oval
IND v NZ, 2nd T20I: New Zealand win toss, elect to bowl first against India at Bay Oval

India captain Hardik Pandya feels the batters will have to assess the conditions early to post a good first-innings total. India will be opening with Ishan Kishan and Rishabh Pant, with Suryakumar Yadav, Shreyas Iyer, Deepak Hooda and Pandya to follow with the bat.

  • Sunday, 20 November 2022
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