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No.1: India achieve historic rankings feat after first ODI win

India's dominance now extends across all formats with them already occupying the No.1 spot in Tests and T20Is. This is only the second time in men's cricketing history that a side has achieved the No.1 ranking across the formats. Prior to this, only South Africa had achieved the feat back in August 2012.

  • Saturday, 23 September 2023
ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2024 trophy
ICC to announce New York as venue for 2024 Men's T20 World Cup matches: Report

The 2024 Men’s T20 World Cup will be hosted jointly by the West Indies and the USA. 20 teams will be divided into four groups of five each for the first round. Top two teams from each group will qualify for the Super eight stage.

  • Wednesday, 20 September 2023
T20 at Asiad: Men's team can expect gold; women up for stiff competition
T20 at Asiad: Men's team can expect gold; women up for stiff competition

Bangladesh won the gold at Guangzhou in 2010, while Sri Lanka took the top medal at Incheon in 2014, with Afghanistan being runners-up on both occasions.

  • Sunday, 17 September 2023
Cricket International players
Top 5 Cricket records almost impossible to break

Here are 5 such records that are considered difficult to be broken

  • Wednesday, 13 September 2023
Asia Cup: Rohit Sharma completes 10,000 ODI runs, second fastest to achieve the feat after Virat Koh
Asia Cup: Rohit Sharma completes 10,000 ODI runs, second fastest to achieve the feat after Virat Kohli

Rohit Sharma achieved the milestone when he reached 22 runs after India won the toss and opted to bat on a bright afternoon in Colombo. Sharma became the 15th batter overall to score 10,000 runs in ODI cricket.

  • Tuesday, 12 September 2023
Men’s ODI World Cup: Playing at home is the biggest obstacle for India in my opinion, says AB de Vil
Men’s ODI World Cup: Playing at home is the biggest obstacle for India in my opinion, says AB de Villiers

AB de Villiers feels if India manage to control the expectations around them, then he expects them to go a long way in the tournament.

  • Saturday, 09 September 2023
Rinku Singh and Jasprit Bumrah
My mother borrowed money from others to keep me going: Rinku Singh

Young Indian batter Rinku Singh has said that he has seen his family face financial struggles and “wanted to help them overcome through cricket”.

  • Saturday, 19 August 2023
India, West Indies fined for maintaining slow over-rate in first T20I
India, West Indies fined for maintaining slow over-rate in first T20I

India was fined five per cent of their match fee for falling one over short of the minimum over-rate, while West Indies have been fined 10 per cent of their match fee for falling two overs short of the minimum over-rate.

  • Friday, 04 August 2023
Watch Rahul Dravid's viral cricket moment as Sydney crowd cheers memorably during a single run
Watch Rahul Dravid's viral cricket moment as Sydney crowd cheers memorably during a single run

Rahul Dravid's cricket brilliance, defending every ball, and fan admiration during a vintage match go viral, evoking nostalgia for traditional cricket.

  • Wednesday, 02 August 2023
Virat Kohli's Die-Hard Fan From Odisha Featured In Cricket World Cup Promo
Virat Kohli's Die-Hard Fan From Odisha Featured In Cricket World Cup Promo

Virat Kohli's die-hand fan Pintu Behera from Odisha’s Berhampur has got a global recognition with an opportunity to feature in the world cup promo. He has inked as many as 16 tattoos of his idol Virat Kohli all over his body.

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  • Saturday, 22 July 2023
Virat Kohli
‘…Virat understands that not everyone can understand what...’: Sunil Chhetri

The 38-year-old, who led the Blue Tigers to successive championship victories in the form of the Intercontinental Cup and the SAFF Championship, is eternally grateful for the love that the masses continue to shower upon him at every given opportunity.

  • Tuesday, 11 July 2023
Australia survive stunning Ben Stokes onslaught at Lord’s to take 2-0 series lead
Ashes 2023: Australia survive stunning Ben Stokes onslaught at Lord’s to take 2-0 series lead

Resuming the final day on 114/4, Stokes and Ben Duckett (83) added a further 63 runs before the former fell to Josh Hazlewood just after the first hour of the morning session was over.

  • Sunday, 02 July 2023
WTC Final: Australia take 173-run lead after bowling out India for 296 despite Rahane, Thakur fiftie
WTC Final: Australia take 173-run lead after bowling out India for 296 despite Rahane, Thakur fifties

Rahane, playing in Test cricket for the first time since January 2022, shined on his comeback with a splendid 89, his 26th half-century in the format. Thakur, meanwhile, had luck on his side and survived some blows on his forearm to make a gritty 51, his third consecutive fifty at the venue.

  • Friday, 09 June 2023
Indian team leaves for London
WTC Final: First batch of Indian players leave for London

The London-bound Indian team is to leave in batches and the congregation of the full squad for the WTC final will happen only by May 30, after the final of the IPL 2023 on May 28.

  • Tuesday, 23 May 2023
Top cricketers who left cricket for strange reasons
Top cricketers who left cricket for strange reasons, check the list

There are some great international cricketers who have parted from cricket due to strange reasons and left their fans broken-hearted.

  • Thursday, 18 May 2023
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