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We fancy our chances at World Test Championship: Kohli

London: Insisting that India have performed well in the recent years in Test cricket, skipper Virat Kohli believes his boys will fancy their chances of winning the inaugural ICC World Test Championship. The ICC on Monday officially launched WTC which begins with the first Ashes Test between England and Australia at Edgbaston from August 1. […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
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Gavaskar questions Kohli's position as skipper post WC debacle

New Delhi: Following India’s World Cup exit in the semi-finals, legendary India batsman Sunil Gavaskar has questioned why Virat Kohli has automatically continued in his position as skipper even though his appointed ended with the showpiece event in England and Wales. The former India skipper feels that there should have been a formal meeting to […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
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BCCI bans Prithvi Shaw for failing dope test

New Delhi: Talented India opener Prithvi Shaw was on Tuesday slapped with an eight-month ban from all forms of competitive cricket for failing a dope test, the BCCI said. The 19-year-old Shaw, who has played two Test matches against the West Indies in 2018, was reportedly undergoing rehabilitation for a hip injury. He tested positive […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
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Sachin shares 'driverless' parking experience with 'Mr. India'

Mumbai: Sharing the first “driverless parking” experience with his 29.9 million followers on Twitter, cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar said on Saturday it felt like “Mr. India” doing the job for him. The post, however, also sparked a debate on the need of wearing seat belt even in a garage. “Mr. India” is a 1987 Bollywood […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
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IOA to take final decision on 2022 CWG boycott next month

New Delhi: The Executive Council of the Indian Olympic Association will meet next month to take a final decision on its boycott call of 2022 Commonwealth Games, its Secretary General Rajeev Mehta said on Saturday. The IOA had proposed to boycott the 2022 Birmingham CWG in protest against the dropping of shooting from its roster […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
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Cricket Australia announce 1st transgender policy

Melbourne: In a first, Cricket Australia (CA) on Thursday announced a transgender policy for the inclusion of transgender and gender diverse people in top-level and community cricket. In a media release, CA announced that it has developed an Elite Cricket Policy and Guidelines for Community Cricket to support players electing to participate in cricket in […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
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Gautam Gambhir's daughter makes ramp debut

New Delhi: Cricketer-turned-politician Gautam Gambhir’s daughter turned showstopper recently at the Fascino Faces Kids Fashion Week, featuring the Autumn Winter’19 collections. Azeen sauntered the ramp in a ravishing Pooja Wang ensemble, which observed some stunning ruffles, veils and pastel pallets with a pompous set design. Taking to Twitter, Gambhir posted a picture with his daughter […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
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Jadeja Partners With Rohit To Make Fun Of Kohli, Bumrah [WATCH]

Georgetown (Guyana): India deputy skipper Rohit Sharma didn’t get a chance to bat during the first ODI against West Indies as the game was called off because of persistent rain. However, he didn’t let that frustration dampen his mood as he took the ‘Heads-Up’ challenge with all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja. View this post on Instagram WATCH […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
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Kohli breaks Miandad's 26-year-old record of most ODI runs against Windies

Port-of-Spain: India captain Virat Kohli on Sunday shattered a 26-year-old record when he surpassed Pakistan’s Javed Miandad for most runs by any batsman in ODIs against the West Indies. Kohli was 19 runs shy of the landmark when he came into bat in the second ODI against the West Indies and he overtook Miandad’s tally […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
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Gayle's fiery knock takes Windies to 240 for 7 in rain-curtailed 3rd ODI

Port of Spain: In what appears to be his swan-song appearance for the West Indies, Chris Gayle smashed his way to a 72-run knock, leading the hosts to a competitive 240 for seven against India in the rain-curtailed third and final ODI here on Wednesday. The weather continued to play havoc in this tour of […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
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Next India coach: Interviews begin, Robin Singh first to appear

Mumbai: The Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC), led by former captain Kapil Dev, began the process to choose India’s next men’s coach on Friday with former all-rounder Robin Singh appearing first for the interview. Singh, a former Mumbai Indians coach, appeared before the three-member panel, which also comprises Anshuman Gaikwad and Shantha Rangaswamy. The CAC will […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Ravi Shastri re-appointed as India head coach

New Delhi: The three-member Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) comprising of Kapil Dev, Anshuman Gaekwad and Shantha Rangaswamy on Friday re-appointed Ravi Shastri as the head coach of the Indian team till November 24, 2021. The three members marked each individual separately. While Shastri got the job, Mike Hesson came second and Tom Moody came third. […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
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Harbhajan, Bindra among five sportspersons appointed of PIS' governing council members

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has approved the names of five eminent sportspersons, including cricketer Harbhajan Singh, as members of the state’s sports institute’s governing council. All sportspersons, to be part of the Punjab Institute of Sports’ (PIS) governing council are from different disciplines of sports, an official spokesperson said on Saturday. Other sportspersons, […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021
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Kohli & Co Pose With New Test Jerseys. See Pics

Indian cricketers posed with their new Test jerseys, the pictures of which were posted by Team India’s official social media account through an Instagram story. The photo shoot was done just before the World Test Championship campaign that begins with the two-Test series against the West Indies, beginning on Thursday in Antigua. Captain Virat Kohli, vice-captain Ajinkya […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
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Problem of plenty a happy one for Team India: Kohli

North Sound (Antigua): India captain Virat Kohli feels the team management has a happy problem of plenty to deal with when it comes to selecting the first XI, ahead of India’s World Test Championship campaign where they take on the West Indies at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium on Thursday. It could be toss up between […]

  • Monday, 26 April 2021
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