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  Sports   Cricket  21 Aug 2019

Sports, Cricket, 21 Aug 2019

Alvin Kallicharan to be mentor of Puducherry team

Out-of-favour India bowler R Vinay Kumar will be part of the squad as a guest player.

21 Aug 2019 9:00 PM

England to start 2020 season with West Indies Test

Both the West Indies and Pakistan series will count towards the World Test Championship table.

21 Aug 2019 8:55 PM

Jason Roy passes concussion test, set to play third Ashes Test

The 29-year-old opener was struck by a throw-down from ex-England player Marcus Trescothick.

21 Aug 2019 8:30 PM

BCCI awards Paytm title sponsorship rights for 2019-23 home season

Earlier this year, the cricket board had announced that BYJU's will be the new sponsor for the Indian team.

21 Aug 2019 7:55 PM

'We’re here to win Ashes, not to see how many helmets we can hit': Justin Langer

Langer said Australia, who lead the five-match series 1-0, would not alter their strategy in response.

21 Aug 2019 6:55 PM


WI vs IND: 5 Indian players to watch out for

The Indian team has already won the T20I and the ODI series and will be looking to dominate the Windies in the Test series as well.

21 Aug 2019 5:26 PM

New Zealand look to repeat 2012 performance once again

In 2012, Sri Lanka hammered New Zealand by 10 wickets in the first test in Galle.

21 Aug 2019 4:52 PM

Ross Taylor hoping for New Zealand's comeback against Sri Lanka

The second Test match between New Zealand and Sri Lanka will start from August 22.

21 Aug 2019 3:57 PM

'Dhoni should have batted higher against NZ in World Cup semi-final': Virender Sehwag

India crashed out of the semi-final after they failed to chase down a target of 240 runs against the Kiwis, falling short by 18 runs.

21 Aug 2019 3:34 PM

Mohammad Hafeez hits back at fan after being asked about retirement plans; see tweet

Hafeez, who was a part of the Pakistan's World Cup squad asked fans to send some questions on Twitter for a Q & A session.

21 Aug 2019 3:32 PM


Anil Kumble should be chairman of selectors but BCCI needs to raise pay: V Sehwag

The current selection panel, led by MSK Prasad, has faced a lot of flak for it being a lightweight with a cumulative experience of 13 Tests.

21 Aug 2019 3:28 PM

'World Cup final overthrow should have been a dead ball': Shane Warne

The decision of giving four overthrows after the ball deflected off Ben Stokes' bat proved to be a crucial match-defining moment.

21 Aug 2019 2:40 PM

WI vs IND 1st Test: Kohli and Co gear up for their 1st title defence

A win in the opening Test will be the 27th for Kohli as skipper and will put him on even keel with his predecessor Mahendra Singh Dhoni.

21 Aug 2019 12:47 PM

'Would love to play for Kerala Ranji team': S Sreesanth

Sreesanth was arrested by the Delhi Police on charges of spot-fixing during the 2013 IPL and was banned for life by the BCCI.

21 Aug 2019 12:35 PM

Team India enjoys a day off in Antigua

India would look to hold on to their number one ranking in the Test format when they take on West Indies.

21 Aug 2019 11:11 AM


Sania Mirza cheekily congratulates Hassan Ali on his wedding

Hassan had announced earlier that their marriage ceremony will take place at the Atlantis Palm Hotel in Dubai on August 20.

21 Aug 2019 11:09 AM

Virat Kohli, Rishabh Pant, KL Rahul pose in Team India's new Test jersey; see pics

Skipper Kohli believes that the Test Championship will make things difficult for the batsmen as it will result into larger scheme of things.

21 Aug 2019 10:44 AM

Australia rule out bouncer battle despite Smith blow

Star batsman Smith suffered delayed concussion symptoms after being hit on his neck by a 92 mph bouncer by England fast bowler Jofra Archer.

21 Aug 2019 10:19 AM

Ravi Shastri acknowledges the 'Antiguan King'

The 67-year-old Richards is still viewed as one of the best players to have stepped out on the field.

21 Aug 2019 10:07 AM

'Windies players can learn a little bit more': Brian Lara

Windies and India next lock horns in the two-match Test series, beginning from August 22 at Antigua.

21 Aug 2019 8:34 AM