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India eye series-saving win over Australia today

Bengaluru Feb 27: The focus remains firmly on the World Cup but India would also be desperate to ensure that a home series does not slip out of their grip when they take on Australia in the second and final T20 International here on Wednesday. Continue reading “India eye series-saving win over Australia today”

Stokes and Buttler rested as England announce squad for West Indies T20 series 

LONDON Feb 26: England have named a 14-man squad for the three-match IT20 series against West Indies. Kent’s Sam Billings and Middlesex’s Dawid Malan return to the squad for the first time since last year’s tour of Australia and New Zealand. Continue reading “Stokes and Buttler rested as England announce squad for West Indies T20 series “

1st T20I: Australia beat India in thriller to take 1-0 lead

Visakhapatnam Feb 25: Glenn Maxwell scored a fine half-century as Australia pulled off a thrilling three-wicket win against India in the first T20 International to take a 1-0 lead in the two-match series in Visakhapatnam on Sunday. Continue reading “1st T20I: Australia beat India in thriller to take 1-0 lead”

Cheteshwar Pujara Scores First T20 Century Of His Career

INDORE Feb 23: Cheteshwar Pujara slammed his first T20 century during Saurashtra’s Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy opener against Railways at the Holkar Stadium in Indore on Thursday. Continue reading “Cheteshwar Pujara Scores First T20 Century Of His Career”

Shreyas Iyer Hits Highest T20 Score By An Indian Batsman

INDORE Feb 23: Shreyas Iyer smashed the highest T20 score by an Indian batsman to help Mumbai thrash Sikkim by 154 runs in their opening Group C clash of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy in Indore on Thursday. Continue reading “Shreyas Iyer Hits Highest T20 Score By An Indian Batsman”

Chris Gayle Sets New Record In International Cricket

KENSINGTON OVAL Feb 21: Chris Gayle surpassed Shahid Afridi to record most number of sixes by any batsman in international cricket. The veteran Windies batsman achieved this feat while playing against England in the first One-Day International (ODI) at the Kensington Oval on Wednesday. Continue reading “Chris Gayle Sets New Record In International Cricket”

IPL 2019 edition to be played from March 23 to April 5 (Schedule)

New Delhi Feb 20: Last year’s winners Chennai Super Kings (CSK) will take on Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) in Bengaluru in the opener of the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2019 that will begin on March 23. Continue reading “IPL 2019 edition to be played from March 23 to April 5 (Schedule)”

Windies Star Chris Gayle To Retire From ODIs After 2019 Cricket World Cup

LONDON Feb 18: Chris Gayle has announced he will retire from One-day Internationals following the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 England and Wales. Earlier this month, the 39-year-old veteran batsman had been recalled by the Windies for the first two ODIs against England in preparation for this year’s World Cup. Continue reading “Windies Star Chris Gayle To Retire From ODIs After 2019 Cricket World Cup”

Martin Guptill Gets Interviewed By Wife Laura McGoldrick After Match-Winning Knock

NAPIER Feb 15: Veteran opener Martin Guptill (117 not out) played a match-winning knock to help New Zealand register a convincing victory over Bangladesh in the first One-day International (ODI) in Napier on Wednesday. Continue reading “Martin Guptill Gets Interviewed By Wife Laura McGoldrick After Match-Winning Knock”

Shannon Gabriel Banned For Four ODIs After Exchange With Joe Root

ST LUCIA Feb 14: West Indies fast bowler Shannon Gabriel was on Wednesday suspended for four One-day internationals after breaching the International Cricket Council’s code of conduct over comments made to England’s Joe Root. Continue reading “Shannon Gabriel Banned For Four ODIs After Exchange With Joe Root”