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Kumble Turns 49; Wishes Pour In For India's Greatest Match-Winner

New Delhi: Wishes poured in on social media for legendary Indian leg-spinner Anil Kumble who turned 49 on Wednesday. Former Indian opener and current Bharatiya Janata Party lawmaker Gautam Gambhir termed Kumble the biggest match-winner for the country and tweeted: “Birthday wishes to India’s greatest match-winner Anil Kumble! Have learnt so much from you and […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
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Bangladesh players go on strike before India tour, BCCI to 'wait and watch'

Dhaka: Bangladesh’s upcoming tour of India was on Monday thrown into jeopardy after their national team players refused to participate in any cricketing activity until their demands, including a hike in salary, are met. The boycott plan was announced by the country’s top players such as Test and T20 captain Shakib Al Hasan, Mahmudullah and […]

  • Saturday, 24 April 2021
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Rohit Sharma Gives India Injury Scare, Gets Hit On Thigh During Practice

New Delhi: Stand-in India skipper Rohit Sharma on Friday gave the hosts an injury scare ahead of the first T20I against Bangladesh after he was hit on the thigh during practice session at the Arun Jaitley Stadium. Rohit, who was getting throwdowns from batting coach Vikram Rathour and Sri Lanka’s Nuwan Seneviratne at the nets, […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
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Yuvraj Singh Cites Fear Of Indian Cricket Team Players

Mumbai: Former India batsman Yuvraj Singh on Monday claimed that the country’s cricketers feel compelled to play even when they are not in a condition to for the fear of losing their place, a situation he hopes will change with Sourav Ganguly as BCCI President. The swashbuckling left-hander, who has retired from international cricket to […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
Deepak Chahar
Chahar's Hat-Trick Hands India T20 Series Win Over Bangladesh

Nagpur: Pacer Deepak Chahar took a sensational six-wicket haul, including a hat-trick after entertaining half-centuries from Shreyas Iyer and K L Rahul, as India defeated a self-destructing Bangladesh by 30 runs in the third and final T20 International to win the series 2-1, here on Sunday. Pacers Deepak Chahar (6/7 in 3.2 overs), who registered […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
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Virat Kohli, Jasprit Bumrah Maintain Top Spots In ODI Rankings

Dubai: Indian skipper Virat Kohli and Jasprit Bumrah have maintained their respective top spots in the latest ICC ODI Player Rankings. Kohli is sitting pretty at the top of the rankings for batsmen with 895 rating points. He is followed by Rohit Sharma who has been in sensational form in all the three formats of […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
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Our Fast Bowlers Best In The World: Kohli

Indore: India skipper Virat Kohli on Wednesday rated the team’s pace battery as the best in the world, saying he wanted to see the fast bowlers rule world cricket one day and that is what is happening right now. The pacemen, led by Jasprit Bumrah who is now recovering from an injury, have been excellent […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
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Fiery Pacers Blast Bangladesh Out For 150, India 86/1 On Day 1

Indore: India’s pace troika was at its menacing best against an under-confident Bangladesh, helping the home team seize control of the first Test here on the opening day itself. On one of the bounciest tracks in recent times, Bangladesh was bundled out for 150 in 58.3 overs, lasting barely two sessions and a few overs […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
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11 Batsmen Fall For A Duck In U-16 Harris Shield Match

Mumbai: In one of a kind incident, not even a single batsman of the Children’s Welfare Centre School team was able to score a run against Swami Vivekanand School (SVIS) in a U-16 Harris Shield match. While chasing a mammoth 762-run target on Wednesday, Children’s Welfare Centre School were all-out for just 7 runs, with […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
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Column: Let’s Make Cricket More Fun

By Ashutosh Mishra Bhubaneswar: The success of the first-ever day and night cricket test match in India played at Kolkata’s Eden Gardens had created a buzz. That India won this pink ball contest with ease has only made the fans more euphoric about test cricket, like the two shorter versions of the game, being played […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
42% Indians Will Cancel Honeymoon For Cricket Final: Survey

Mumbai: From cancelling a honeymoon to risking their jobs, a new study from digital travel platform Booking.com on Wednesday found that 42 per cent of Indian cricket fans would cancel their honeymoon if it clashed with their preferred team or athlete playing a big game. The study revealed that how optimistic Indian sports fans are, […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021
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Online Ticket Sale For Dec 22 India-West Indies ODI At Barabati From Today

Bhubaneswar: The online sale of tickets for the much-awaited one-day international (ODI) match between India and West Indies to be played at Barabati stadium in Cuttack on December 22, will commence from today. As per Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) sources, a total of 8,150 tickets will be sold online this time. The fans can book […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021
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None Can 'Mess Around With' MS Dhoni: Ravi Shastri

New Delhi: India coach Ravi Shastri says none can “mess around with” Mahendra Singh Dhoni if he decides to be in contention for next year’s T20 World Cup but the enigmatic former captain would “never impose himself” on the team. In a soon-to-be-telecast interview on ‘India Today’ channel, Shastri was asked about the much-speculated future […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021
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Barabati ODI: It Will Be An Even Contest Between Bat & Ball, Says Pitch Curator

Cuttack: With anticipation building up for the upcoming ODI between India and West Indies at Barabati Stadium in Cuttack on December 22, the chief curator of the iconic ground, Pankaj Pattnaik has said that the match will witness even contest between the bat and ball. “The pitch prepared for the match will be a sporting […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021
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India-WI ODI At Barabati: Sale of tickets to affiliated units, clubs, schools begins

Cuttack: Ahead of the much-anticipated One Day International (ODI) cricket match between India & West Indies on December 22 at Barabati stadium in Cuttack, sale of tickets to affiliated units, clubs and schools began today at 9 AM at the conference hall of the Odisha Cricket Association (OCA). While sale of online tickets has already […]

  • Thursday, 22 April 2021
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