ICC declares Warm-Up fixtures for World Cup 2019

DUBAI Feb 1: The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced the dates for the official World Cup 2019 warm-up fixtures in the build-up to the World Cup 2019 that is to be played in England and Wales from May 30. Continue reading “ICC declares Warm-Up fixtures for World Cup 2019”

SC asks Sreesanth why he didn’t inform BCCI about being approached for spot-fixing

New Delhi Feb1: The Supreme Court Wednesday questioned banned cricketer S Sreesanth for not immediately bringing it to the notice of BCCI that he was being approached for alleged spot-fixing during the Indian Premier League (IPL) match in 2013. Continue reading “SC asks Sreesanth why he didn’t inform BCCI about being approached for spot-fixing”

SA vs PAK 5th ODI: South Africa beat Pakistan by 7 wickets to win series 3-2

NEWLANDS Jan 31: South Africa beat Pakistan by seven wickets in the fifth one-day international at Newlands on Wednesday to clinch the series 3-2.

Quinton de Kock scored 83 at the top while captain Faf du Plessis (50*) and Rassie van der Dussen (50*) added 95 runs for the fourth wicket to take them home. Continue reading “SA vs PAK 5th ODI: South Africa beat Pakistan by 7 wickets to win series 3-2”

‘I confessed to to escape police torture’, Sreesanth tells Supreme Court

NEW DELHI Jan 31: Former India cricketer S Sreesanth on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that he initially confessed to about his alleged involvement in the 2013 IPL spot-fixing scandal to escape continuous police torture. Continue reading “‘I confessed to to escape police torture’, Sreesanth tells Supreme Court”

ICC T20 World Cup: England in group with India and South Africa

SYDNEY Jan 30: England will face India, South Africa and Afghanistan in the group stage of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup in Australia next year.

Eoin Morgan’s side, who were beaten finalists in the 2016 event, will begin their campaign at the new Perth Stadium on October 26 against one of the two qualifiers who will make up Group 2, potentially Bangladesh or Sri Lanka. Continue reading “ICC T20 World Cup: England in group with India and South Africa”

Ranji Trophy: Kerala lose to Vidarbha in semifinals

CHENNAI Jan 26: Umesh Yadav stole the show with a match haul of 12/79 as defending champions Vidarbha routed Kerala by an innings and 11 runs on the second day of the Ranji Trophy semi-final in Wayanad on Friday. In the process, they reached the final for the second consecutive year. Continue reading “Ranji Trophy: Kerala lose to Vidarbha in semifinals”

Virat Kohli To Be Rested For Last Two ODIs And T20I Series vs New Zealand

MUMBAI Jan 24: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced that Indian captain Virat Kohli will be rested for last two One-day Internationals and the entire T20I series versus New Zealand. Continue reading “Virat Kohli To Be Rested For Last Two ODIs And T20I Series vs New Zealand”

The Indian cricket team made history

MUMBAI Jan 19: The Indian cricket team made history on Friday by winning it’s first bilateral ODI series on Australian soil. India beat the hosts by seven wickets in the third and final ODI at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) to clinch the three-match series 2-1. Continue reading “The Indian cricket team made history”

England to play three ODIs and T20s in India

MUMBAI Jan 18: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Thursday announced the fixture for the One-day International (ODI) and Twenty 20 (T20I) series between the India and England women’s cricket teams. Continue reading “England to play three ODIs and T20s in India”

Dhoni Steer India To Series-Levelling Win Against Australia

ADELAIDE Jan 16: Virat Kohli scored his 39th hundred and MS Dhoni impressed with an unbeaten half-century as India beat Australia by six wickets in the second One Day International of three-match series, in Adelaide on Monday. Continue reading “Dhoni Steer India To Series-Levelling Win Against Australia”