Tag: Indian Cricket

Pari Sharma Practicing In Nets
Watch: 8-yr-old cricketing sensation stuns netizens with spectacular cover drives, upper cuts

Pari Sharma recently posted a video of her practice in the nets where she is seen facing both spinners and pacers on a cemented turf. With all the batting gears in place, she plays every ball on its merit.

  • Friday, 23 September 2022
Irfan Pathan in Cobra
Irfan Pathan in 'Action'; a flashback into Indian cricket stars dalliance with tinsel town

Now, it is MS Dhoni, who is foraying into the tinsel town, but not as an actor. Dhoni will be producing a Tamil movie starring Thalapathy Vijay.

  • Saturday, 03 September 2022
Govt bats for cricket tie on Aug 22 as part of I-Day celebrations, writes to BCCI

BCCI sources said at this point of time, the proposal is still being discussed as there are a lot of operational and logistical elements associated with procuring the services of international players.

  • Monday, 11 July 2022
Ravindra Jadeja
Jadeja Becomes World's Number One All-Rounder In Latest ICC Test Rankings

Far away from Mohali, in the Rawalpindi Test between host Pakistan and Australia, which ended in a batting feast draw, opener Imam-ul-Haq hit a century each in both innings to move to a career best 63rd place with 477 points.

  • Wednesday, 09 March 2022
Ravi Shastri
Indian Cricket Will Be Spineless If Ranji Trophy Is Ignored: Ravi Shastri

The Ranji Trophy was scheduled to start on January 13 this year but was postponed indefinitely by the BCCI due to the third wave of the pandemic

  • Friday, 28 January 2022
Rohit Sharma Named ODI Captain
India Announce 18-Member Squad For S Africa Tests, Rohit Named ODI Captain

The Indian cricket team on Wednesday announced their 18-member squad for the upcoming 3-match Test series against South Africa starting from December 26.

  • Wednesday, 08 December 2021
Virat Kohli Might Give Up Captaincy In Other Formats To Focus On His Batting: Ravi Shastri
Virat Kohli Might Give Up Captaincy In Other Formats To Focus On His Batting: Ravi Shastri

Shastri reiterated that playing World Cup right after IPL was not ideal for the team but didn't want to blame BCCI as the re-scheduling happened because of COVID-19.

  • Friday, 12 November 2021
Dilip-Vengsarkar-OTV-exclusive on cricket
Thus spake the former captain on cricket then & now!

He sported the same demeanour as he used to years ago walking into the stadium ring. He walked just as tall, smart and confident. Though the cricketing pads, gloves and bat were no where near him,  his nonchalance in a dark blue jacket with a pocket square lent a mellowed grace to his personality. Dilip […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
#MeToo in sports: BCCI CEO Rahul Johri accused of sexual assault

New Delhi: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) CEO Rahul Johri has been accused of sexual assault by a female author in the latest case of the #MeToo movement in cricket. Johri, who was the Executive Vice-President and General Manager (South Asia) for Discovery Network Asia Pacific, before joining as BCCI CEO […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
India favourites for 2019 World Cup: Ganguly

New Delhi: Former skipper Sourav Ganguly believes India will go to any World Cup as favourites, whether they win or not, thanks to their consistency and quality. The cricketing great said that India was one of the title contenders in the 2003, 2007 editions of the World Cups and went on to lift the trophy […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
anil kumble
Kumble decides not to continue as head coach: Reports

New Delhi: Legendary leg-spinner Anil Kumble has reportedly decided against continuing as the head coach of the Indian cricket team. According to reports, Kumble, whose one-year tenure was scheduled to end at the conclusion of the ICC Champions Trophy in England and Wales, stayed back in England instead of travelling with the team for their […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
CT 2017: Tendulkar leads congratulatory messages as India storm into final

Birmingham: Indian cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar led the list of congratulatory messages for Team India after they reached their second consecutive the ICC Champions Trophy final by decimating Bangladesh by nine wickets in the semi-final, to set up a final date with arch-rivals Pakistan here on Thursday. “So proud. Congratulations team India. Great performance by […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
BCCI moves Kerala HC against order lifting life ban on Sreesanth

Kochi: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) today approached the Kerala High Court against a single bench order lifting the life ban imposed on cricketer S Sreesanth in the wake of the 2013 IPL spot-fixing scandal. In its appeal, the BCCI said the decision to ban the cricketer was taken based on […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju Tests Positive For Covid-19
Sports Minister Urges All To Support Olympic-Bound Athletes Like Cricketers

"I want the Olympics movement and the importance of Olympics to be understood by everyone, spread across the length and breadth of India. Sports is the biggest soft power of a nation," said Rijiju.

  • Saturday, 26 June 2021
Op-Ed: Is It The Golden Era of Indian Cricket?

After two back-to-back, thumping wins thousands of miles apart by the Indian cricket team over the last 24 hours, it is perhaps time to ponder over the question: is it the golden era of Indian cricket? Given that we were beaten 2-1 in the Test series against South Africa, the question may seem out of […]

  • Thursday, 10 June 2021