Bangladesh Recall Al-Amin Hossain And Arafat Sunny For India T20I Squad

Bangladesh Recall Al-Amin Hossain And Arafat Sunny For India T20I Squad

The inclusion of Arafat Sunny and Al-Amin Hossain was a surprise as they were sidelined by Bangladeshi selectors some time ago. "We have picked Arafat as he is bowling quite consistently in the domestic arena. We already have Shakib but we need someone who has the experience of playing...
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Suspected Bookie Call In National T20 Tournament

Sourav Ganguly To Discuss MS Dhoni’s Future With Selectors

Dhoni has not played in an ODI for India since the World Cup, either in the West Indies or against South Africa at home. BCCI president-elect and former cricketer Sourav Ganguly has always been of the view that the onus is on Dhoni to clear the air about his future...
Sarfaraz Ahmed Removed As Captain From Tests And T20Is

Sarfaraz Ahmed Removed As Captain From Tests And T20Is

Pakistan Cricket Board stripped Sarfaraz Ahmed off Test and T20I captaincy and also dropped the wicket-keeper-batsman for the upcoming tour of Australia, where three T20Is will be played. They also start their World Test Championship campaign with two Tests against Australia. The move to play in Australia comes 12...
Indian Pace Attack Reminds Brain Lara Of Windies Of Past

Indian Pace Attack Reminds Brain Lara Of Windies Of Past

On Thursday, the current Indian pace bowling attack, which comprises Jasprit Bumrah, Umesh Yadav, Ishant Sharma, and Mohammed Shami, came in for special praise from West Indian batting legend Brian Lara. Lara said they reminded him of the lethal West Indian attacks of yore. The Indian pace trio of Bumrah,...
Moeen Ali and Bayliss Join Abu Dhabi Franchise For T10 Debut

Moeen Ali and Bayliss Join Abu Dhabi Franchise For T10 Debut

Trevor Bayliss, England’s World Cup Winning Coach, has been named as the Abu Dhabi franchise manager in the T10 league and Moeen Ali will be one of the players in his squad. The T10 league is in its third season and is scheduled to be played between November 15-24. Although no...
MS Dhoni To Set Up A Cricket Academy In Ranchi

“I also feel angry at times” – MS Dhoni

Former India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, known as 'Captain Cool', looks very calm on the field even in a tense situation. He revealed in a media release that even he sometimes feel angry and frustrated on the field, but has learned to control his emotions to help his side...
Markram Ruled Out Of Ranchi Test Due To Fractured Wrist

Markram Ruled Out Of Ranchi Test Due To Fractured Wrist

The opening batsman of South Africa Aiden Markram has been ruled out of the third and final Test against India, which will take place in Ranchi from October 19, (Saturday). Markram suffered from an injury during the Pune Test on his right wrist. The unavailability of Markram has put...
PM Modi, Sheikh Hasina Invited To Witness India-Bangladesh Test In Kolkata

PM Modi, Sheikh Hasina Invited To Witness India-Bangladesh Test In Kolkata

The Indian PM Narendra Modi and his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina may witness the second Test in Kolkata between India and Bangladesh which is scheduled to be played from November 22 to 26. According to IANS, the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) has sent invites to both the Prime Ministers...
Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Suspected Bookie Call In National T20 Tournament

Both Countries’ Approval Required For India-Pakistan Bilateral Cricket: Sourav Ganguly

BCCI president-elect Sourav Ganguly has said that resumption of bilateral cricket ties with Pakistan is subject to approval from India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his counterpart Imran Khan. Asked about the resumption of India-Pakistan bilateral ties during a media briefing In Kolkata, Ganguly said, “You have to ask...

Happy Birthday Anil Kumble – India’s Most Successful Bowler Ever

Right-arm leg-spin bowler Anil Kumble was on born 17 October 1970 in Bangalore. A mechanical engineering graduate, he completed his schooling from National High School and B.E. from Rashtreeya Vidyalaya College of Engineering (RVCE) in Bengaluru. He pursued his cricketing interests seriously from the age of 13 when he joined a...
ICC Charges Three UAE Players Under Anti-Corruption Code

ICC Charges Three UAE Players Under Anti-Corruption Code

The International Cricket Council (ICC) charged three United Arab Emirates (UAE) players, including its captain Mohammad Naveed, under its anti-corruption code. Besides Naveed, another pacer Qadeer Khan and batsman Shaiman Anwar were suspended from the squad of the UAE for the T20 World Cup Qualifier, which is scheduled to be...
Twitter Lauds Virender Sehwag For Training Children Of Pulwama Martyrs At His Camp

Twitter Lauds Virender Sehwag For Training Children Of Pulwama Martyrs At His Camp

Following in the footsteps of his former opening partner and Gautam Gambhir, currently a politician, who is renowned for his charity, Virender Sehwag has decided to train the children of two Indian soldiers, martyred in a suicide attack in Pulwama in early February, at his academy. The former Indian opener...
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Teenager Of Mumbai ‘Yashasvi Jaishwal’ Smashes Double Century As Youngest Cricketer

Youngest and a teenager cricketer smashed his way into record books on Wednesday. At 17 years and 292 days, Yashasvi Jaiswal became the youngest in the world to score a double hundred in 50-overs cricket including List A and ODIs. He broke the record by almost 3 years in the...
Facebook Collaborated With ICC On Digital Content Rights

ICC Mulls India-Pakistan Warm-Up Fixture Before T20 World Cup

An India-Pakistan match always draws the biggest crowds in the cricketing arena. But because of strained relations between the two neighboring countries, they have faced each other only five times since 2011. Interestingly, all of them were only in the ICC tournaments. According to the Times of India, although the ICC’s...
Sachin Tendulkar Asks a Favour From His Old Cricket Club

Sachin Tendulkar Welcomes ICC’s ‘Super Over’ Rule Change

Sachin Tendulkar commended the International Cricket Council (ICC) for amending the rule in case of a tie in knockout games of tournaments such as the World Cup. The ICC scrapped the boundary count rule that was used in the World Cup 2019 final to adjudge the winners, leading to...
Happy Birthday Jacques Kallis - One Of World’s Best All-Rounders Of All Time

Happy Birthday Jacques Kallis – One Of World’s Best All-Rounders Of All Time

South African all-rounder Jacques Kallis was born on 16 October 1975 in Cape Town. A right-handed batsman and right-arm fast-medium bowler, Kallis is considered to be one of the greatest all-round cricketers of all time. To date, he is the only international cricketer to score more than 10,000 runs...
Ganguly ‘Judge Jay Shah independently, not as Amit Shah’s son’,

Sourav Ganguly Introduces New BCCI Team On Twitter

Sourav Ganguly, the former India captain, who will take over as the new president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on October 23, shared a picture with all the men who will hold key positions in the board. In the picture, Ganguly can be seen with...
Great Signs For Indian Cricket - Virender Sehwag

Great Signs For Indian Cricket – Virender Sehwag

Former India skipper Sourav Ganguly is all set to become the next chief of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) after the affiliated units of the cricket board unanimously selected his name for the top post. On Tuesday, former Indian opener Virender Sehwag congratulated Ganguly and said...
Mitchell Marsh Fractures Right Hand After Punching Dressing-Room Wall

Mitchell Marsh Fractures His Hand After Punching Dressing-Room Wall

Mitchell Marsh, the Australian all-rounder, broke his hand after punching a dressing-room wall in frustration during Western Australia's Sheffield Shield match against Tasmania on Sunday. In the bargain, the son of former Australian opener, Geoff Marsh, fractured his right hand, ruling him out of cricket for six weeks. The Western...

Phil Simmons Makes A Comeback As West Indies Head Coach

The former all-rounder of West Indies Phil Simmons, who was the coach of the team, was controversially removed from his position for three years. But, now he is back as a coach with a new contract which is valid for four years. He was competing with two other shortlisted...
Sachin Tendulkar, Brian Lara And Muttiah Muralitharan To Participate In An Indian T20 Tournament

Sachin Tendulkar, Brian Lara And Muttiah Muralitharan To Participate In An Indian T20 Tournament

Sachin Tendulkar, Brain Lara, and Jonty Rhodes, among others, will participate in the Road Safety World Series in India during February 2-16, 2020. Being planned as an annual T20 tournament, this World Series will feature retired cricketers from five countries of Australia, India, South Africa, Sri Lanka, and West...
Jimmy Neesham Mutes A Few Words On Twitter

Jimmy Neesham Makes A Hilarious Comment On ICC’s New Rule

ICC faced severe criticism about the Super Over's controversial rule during the Cricket World Cup 2019. The rule stated that if a Super Over ends in a tie, then the team that scores more boundaries throughout the match will be declared as the winner. It was the same rule which...
ICC And BCCI Dispute Over New Future Tours Program

ICC And BCCI Dispute Over New Future Tours Program

A scheduled meeting of the International Cricket Council (ICC) in Dubai on Monday has irked BCCI after the former has been advocating a new Future Tours Program (FTP). If it is passed, the ODI World Cup will be held once every three years and every alternate year, there will...
PAKvSL - Sri Lanka Cricket Chief's Fed Up With Pakistan's Security Arrangements

BCB Waiting For Security Clearance To Tour Pakistan

After Pakistan successfully hosted a part of the Sri Lankan series on its grounds, it will do so too for the remaining test matches in December. Now, Bangladesh Women's team is set to tour Pakistan from October 23 to play three T20Is and two ODIs. But, the Bangladesh Cricket Board...
Hackers Bombard Shane Watson’s Instagram Account With Obscene Photos

Hackers Bombard Shane Watson’s Twitter And Instagram Account With Obscene Photos

Despite retiring from international cricket, Shane Watson, a former Australian cricketer who represented his country in all formats of the game, he has been going great guns in the T20 formats. He has been on a roll in the IPL editions of 2018 and 2019. He scored an unbeaten 117...
Ben Stokes - Player Of The Year 2019

ICC Discards Boundary Count

On Monday, the ICC stated in a release that it would do away with boundary count for deciding the result of a semi-final or final at an ICC event if the Super Over is tied. It added, "Instead, the Super Over will be repeated - for as many times as...