Mumbai, July 28 : India's veteran off-spinner Harbhajan Singh and his actress-wife Geeta Basra have been blessed with their first child, a baby girl.
London, July 28 : Cricketer Harbhajan Singh and his actress wife Geeta Basra became first-time parents to a baby girl on Thursday, reports said.
Kolkata, July 28 : Mohun Bagan will award the prestigious Mohun Bagan Ratna (jewel) this year to former India football team captain Syed Nayeemuddin on Friday.
Johannesburg, July 28 : Former New Zealand skipper Chris Cairns has received substantial damages from the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) after the club had posted a video with a title implying the player was guilty of match-fixing.
Jamaica, July 28 : India pace spearhead Ishant Sharma believes that bowling precise line and length consistently is the key to reap success in the arduous format of Test cricket.
Kingston, July 28 : India's leg-spinner Amit Mishra revealed that head coach Anil Kumble's advice to vary his pace on the slow wicket in the first cricket Test against the West Indies helped him.
Jamaica, July 28 : After the drubbing in the first Test, West Indies have added uncapped pacer Alzarri Joseph for the second match against India starting here on Saturday.
London, July 28 : The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) will not take any risk with their injured bowling sensation Mustafizur Rahman and is ready to go for surgical procedure if needed.
Dhaka, July 28 : Bangladesh batsman Tamim Iqbal on Thursday lamented the dearth of Test matches played by his country in comparison to the other Test playing nations.
Dubai, July 27 : Sri Lanka spin legend Muttiah Muralitharan will become the first player from his nation to be inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame later this year.
Dubai, July 27 : The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Wednesday announced that Sri Lankan leg-spin legend Muttiah Muralidaran, Karen Rolton, Arthur Morris and Englishman George Lohmann will be inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame later this year.
Melbourne, July 27 : An Australian streaker has been fined and jailed for a week after running onto the field during the first day of the opening Test between Sri Lanka and Australia at Kandy's Pallekele.
Kolkata, July 27 : Manchester United great Dwight Yorke, who is a close friend of cricket legend Brian Lara on Wednesday said the Caribbean side might be on a downward curve in Test matches but in the shorter formats they are quite a force to reckon with.
Dubai, July 27 : The International Cricket Council (ICC) announced on Wednesday that Muttiah Muralidaran, Karen Rolton, Arthur Morris and George Lohmann will be inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame later this year, an official release said.
Lauderhill, 26 July 2016 :Jamaica Tallawahs skipper Chris Gayle believes the historic Lauderhill leg of the ongoing Caribbean Premier League (CPL) will help to elevate the profile of the tournament to a new level.
Johannesburg, July 27 : Fast bowler Kagiso Rabada has been awarded for his phenomenal season as he walked away with a record six honours, including the coveted Cricketer of the Year prize, at the annual Cricket South Africa (CSA) awards in Johannesburg.
New Delhi, July 26 : The Board of Control for Cricket in India on Tuesday decided to convene a Special General Meeting (SGM) of its affiliated units in Mumbai on August 5 to discuss about the implementation of the Lodha Committee recommendations as per the Supreme Court directives.
Pallekele, July 26 : Australia on Tuesday came it with a splendid bowling performance to dismiss Sri Lanka for a mere 117 on an eventful first day of the opening Test of the three-match series against Sri Lanka here at Pallekele International Cricket Stadium.
Sydney, July 26 : Former Australian skipper Steve Waugh has said he hopes to see senior cricketers keep promoting Test cricket.
Dubai, July 26 : Star Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin's match-winning seven-wicket haul in the first Test against the West Indies helped him regain the No.1 spot among bowlers in the latest International Cricket Council (ICC) Test rankings released here on Tuesday.
Antigua, July 26 : Mali Richards has joined his father and West Indian legend Vivian Richards in hailing India skipper Virat Kohli, who blasted his maiden double ton to guide the visitors to an innings and 92-run win in the first Test against the hosts here.
Melbourne, July 26 : Former Australia skipper Steve Waugh on Tuesday said he wants the world's leading cricketers to promote Test cricket first rather than the Twenty20 format of the game.
New Delhi, July 26 : He might be fierce on the field, but grooving onstage gives Shoaib Akhtar jitters, hence, he insisted on adding a 'no dancing and crooning' clause to his contract for 'Mazaak Mazaak Mein.'
Karachi, July 26 : Pakistan skipper Misbah-ul-Haq has blamed his side's disappointing batting performance for their crushing 330-run defeat in the second Test, which allowed England to level the four-match Test series 1-1 here at Old Trafford on Monday.
Melbourne, July 26 : Australian spin great Shane Warne has unsurprisingly rated legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar as the best Indian batsman he bowled to in his 15-year illustrious career while he failed to split Hansie Cronje and Jacques Kallis as his pick from South Africa.
Melbourne, July 25 : Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews has refused to be drawn into the row over spin legend Muttiah Muralitharan's decision to join Australia's coaching staff in the three-Test series against the Steve Smith-led side starting on Tuesday in Pallekele.
Antigua, July 25 : It was Ravichandran Ashwin's efforts with both the bat and ball which helped India secure their biggest win outside the sub-continent and the Chennai spinner said he values himself as an all-rounder.
New Delhi, July 25 : Indian cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar on Monday congratulated skipper Virat Kohli, coach Anil Kumble and spinner R Ashwin after they scripted a remarkable victory against West Indies in the first Test on Sunday.
Mumbai, July 25 : Legendary batsman Sachin Tendulkar on Monday congratulated the Indian cricket team for its thumping win over the West Indies by an innings and 92 runs in the first Test match of the four-match cricket series in Antigua.
New Delhi, July 25 : Keeping rumours alive of former BJP MP Navjot Singh Sidhu joining the Aam Aadmi Party, Delhi Chief Minister and AAP supremo Arvind Kejriwal on Monday came in support of the former Indian cricketer and said that he would have exposed the drug problems that Punjab is facing, a key campaign agenda for the Delhi- based party, which seeks to capture power from SAD in the upcoming elections.
New Delhi, July 25 : : Former Test cricketer turned politician Navjot Singh Sidhu on Monday said he resigned from Rajya Sabha as BJP MP because he was asked to stay away from Punjab, while not making any statement on his possibility of joining the AAP.
New Delhi, July 25 : The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) will meet on Monday to discuss the Supreme Court verdict on Justice R.M. Lodha-led panel.
Antigua, July 25 : Ravichandran Ashwin performed brilliantly as he picked up seven wickets to destroy the West Indies batting line-up and help India script a 92-run victory over the current T20 World Champions in the first Test of series here on Sunday.
North Sound (Antigua), July 25 : The following is the scoreboard of the first Test between India and West Indies at the Sir Vivian Richards Cricket Stadium here on Sunday.
North Sound (Antigua), July 25 : Star off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin starred with a seven-wicket haul as India defeated West Indies by an innings and 92 runs on the fourth day of the first Test at the Sir Vivian Richards Cricket Stadium here on Sunday.
North Sound (Antigua), July 25 : Star off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin took India closer to victory with a five-wicket haul that left West Indies struggling at 201/8 at tea on the fourth day of the first cricket test here on Sunday.
North Sound (Antigua), July 25 : Star off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin took India closer to victory with a five-wicket haul that left West Indies struggling at 201/8 at tea on the fourth day of the first cricket here on Sunday.
Antigua, July 24 : The West Indies continued their battle in the first cricket Test against India as they reached 76/2 in their second innings during the rain-shortened morning session of the fourth day here on Sunday.
Mumbai, July 24 : Bowing to a recent Supreme Court order, Mumbai Cricket Association President Sharad Pawar on Sunday announced his decision to quit the post within six months.
Mumbai, July 24 : Bowing to the recent Supreme Court verdict, Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) President Sharad Pawar announced his decision to quit the post within six months, here on Sunday.
Karachi, July 24 : Delighted after seeing his hard work finally paying off, England batsman Joe Root has said he felt extremely satisfied after putting his side on course for a series-levelling win against Pakistan at the Old Trafford.
Antigua, July 24 : The St Lucia Zouks have made it two Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) wins in two at the Daren Sammy National Cricket Stadium thanks to the bowling of Sammy himself and runs from Johnson Charles and Andre Fletcher. The win takes them to six points and makes qualification for the knockout stages for the first time in their history a real possibility for the St Lucian side.
Antigua, July 24 : The following is the scoreboard of the third day of the first Test between India and West Indies at the Sir Viv Richards stadium here on Saturday.
Antigua, July 24 : Pacers Umesh Yadav and Mohammad Shami claimed an impressive four-wicket haul each to put India in driver's seat at stumps on the third day of the opening Test cricket match at the Sir Vivian Richards stadium here on Saturday.
Antigua, July 24 : India picked four wickets in the session as the West Indies were struggling at 157 for seven at tea during the third day of the opening Test cricket match at the Sir Vivian Richards stadium here on Saturday.
Antigua, July 23 : India picked two wickets as the West Indies crawled to 90 for three after the end of the morning session during the third day of the opening Test cricket match at the Sir Vivian Richards stadium here on Saturday.
Kolkata, July 23 : The Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) on Saturday feted former India cricketer Gopal Bose with the Kartick Bose Lifetime Achievement award for the year 2015-2016.
Kolkata, July 23 : Former cricketer Arun Lal lauded Test skipper Virat Kohli saying he has triggered a paradigm shift in cricket and raised the bar for budding cricketers.
Pallekele, July 23 : Australian pace spearhead Mitchell Starc has issued a warning to Sri Lankan captain Angelo Mathews that he will be under pressure to perform and lead his side in the three-Test series that begins in Pallekele on Tuesday.
Antigua, July 23 : West Indies legend Vivian Richards has lavished praise on Virat Kohli, describing the Indian Test skipper's maiden double century as a 'classy knock'.
Antigua, July 23 : India Test skipper Virat Kohli has expressed that he felt satisfied to have recorded his maiden double century in the longest format of the game after he had endured a forgettable West Indies tour five year ago.
Antigua, July 23 : West Indian legend Vivian Richards has hailed Indian Test skipper Virat Kohli's maiden double century on day two of the first Test against the hosts as a "classy" knock.
Panaji, July 23 : Cricketer Shadab Jakati, who is known for his appearances in the cash-rich Indian Premier League (IPL), on Saturday said he has joined Goa Forward Party.
London, July 23 : Sussex Sharks have suffered a heavy six-wicket defeat at the hands of Surrey in the NatWest T20 Blast cricket tournament with Bangladesh medium pacer Mustafizur Rahman remaining wicketless.
Panaji, July 23 : Left-arm spinner Shadab Jakati, who is one of the two cricketers from Goa to have played in the Indian Premier League (IPL), on Saturday joined a regional political outfit in the poll-bound state.
Dubai, July 23 : With exactly a year to go to the final of the ICC Women's World Cup 2017, the International Cricket Council on Saturday released the event logo which reflects the unique connection between the spirit of the sport and its place of origin in England and Wales, an official release said.
Antigua, July 23 : India skipper Virat Kohli, who struck his career's maiden double ton on day two of the first Test against the West Indies, said getting big runs in the longest version gives him immense job satisfaction.
Antigua, July 23 : Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin, who scored his career's third century on day two of the first Test against the West Indies, thanked Test skipper Virat Kohli and new coach Anil Kumble for promoting him to No.6 ahead of stumper Wriddhiman Saha.
Dubai, July 23 : Friday marked the 100 days until the opening of ICC World Cricket League Division 4 to be played at Woodley Park in Los Angeles, CA, an official release said.
Antigua, July 23 : Charismatic batting by Indian skipper Virat Kohli and a late wicket by pacer Mohammed Shami left India dominating the proceedings at the end of the second day of the first Test against West Indies here on Friday.