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Sports, Cricket, 05 Dec 2019

Former Indian cricketer GS Lakshmi to become first woman referee to oversee a men's ODI

Lakshmi will oversee the match between the United Arab Emirates and the United States of America at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium.

05 Dec 2019 8:24 PM

Sri Lanka overhauls cricket coaching team with Mickey Arthur appointment

Sri Lanka Cricket's secretary Mohan de Silva said the country had been without a proper coach since the early World Cup exit.

05 Dec 2019 6:53 PM

'Have some thoughts for T20 World Cup, will discuss with Virat Kohli and Ravi Shastri': Sourav Ganguly

Speaking on India topping the charts in the Test rankings Ganguly heaped praise on the team and said the team can consistently win overseas.

05 Dec 2019 5:21 PM

Cricket South Africa loses second independent director

Earlier on Tuesday, Professor Shirley Zinn had quit as an independent director.

05 Dec 2019 4:58 PM

Third umpire, not on-field officials, to call front foot no balls in India-West Indies series: ICC

The technology to call front foot no balls will be put to trial when India take on West Indies in Hyderabad tomorrow.

05 Dec 2019 4:35 PM


'Rishabh Pant can't be isolated, here to support him': Virat Kohli

Pant has been under the scanner for a while due to his inability to convert starts and for erratic work behind the stumps.

05 Dec 2019 3:47 PM

'Need to focus on batting first and defending low totals': Virat Kohli

In recent times, India has won the maximum number of matches while chasing in the shortest format.

05 Dec 2019 3:30 PM

Only one pacer's spot up for grabs for T20I WC, rest sealed: Virat Kohli

Kohli was addressing the media ahead of the first T20 International against the West Indies here on Friday.

05 Dec 2019 3:30 PM

Need to protect youngsters from 'vultures': Kieron Pollard

India and West Indies are slated to play three T20Is and as many ODIs. The first T20I will be played on December 6 at Hyderabad.

05 Dec 2019 2:05 PM

Focus on KL Rahul, Rishabh Pant as India hold auditions for next year's T20 WC

Many players, whose places are unsecured, will try to impress the team management and selectors with their performances against the WI.

05 Dec 2019 1:27 PM


OPPO announces extension of its partnership with ICC till Sept 2023

OPPO continues to remain the official partner of ICC and all associated ICC events including the ICC U-19 World Cup 2020.

05 Dec 2019 1:02 PM

ICC mourns Bob Willis' death, calls him one of cricket's biggest heroes

Willis died aged 70 after battling prolonged illness in England. In a statement, ICC CEO Manu Sawhney offered the world body's condolences.

05 Dec 2019 11:39 AM

Virat Kohli isn't in same class like Sachin Tendulkar: Abdul Razzaq

Razzaq feels overall the standard of cricket worldwide has declined.

05 Dec 2019 11:31 AM

ICC appoints match officials for Pakistan vs Sri Lanka Test series

The match will also include Richard Kettleborough and Michael Gough as the on-field umpires, Richard Illingworth as 3rd umpire.

05 Dec 2019 11:22 AM

Sharjeel Khan to lecture Pakistan players on anti-corruption code as part of rehab

Sharjeel has returned to nets after completing a five-year (half of it suspended) ban for spot-fixing.

05 Dec 2019 11:10 AM


Ex-England player and Ashes winner Bob Willis passes away at 70

Willis, known for his long, curving run-up and inspired spells of fast bowling, played in 90 tests and 64 ODIs from 1971 to 1984.

05 Dec 2019 9:19 AM

Not here to replace Hardik Pandya: Shivam Dube

In the previous series against Bangladesh, the all-rounder picked three wickets giving away 55 runs.

05 Dec 2019 1:58 AM