New Delhi, May 27 : David Warner scored an unbeaten 93 runs here on Friday to help his side Sunrisers Hyderabad overcome Gujarat Lions challenge, thus reaching the finals of the ongoing IPL.
New Delhi, May 27 : Captain David Warner's belligerent innings of 96 not out helped Sunrisers Hyderabad overcome Gujarat Lions by four wickets here on Friday to enter the final of the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Durham, May. 27 : Opener Alex Hales and Joe Root scored half centuries each to put England in a commanding position against Sri Lanka at stumps on the opening day of the second Test here at the Riverside Ground on Friday.
New Delhi, May 27 : Aaron Finch's 32-ball 50 lifted Gujarat Lions to 162 for seven against Sunrisers Hyderabad in the second qualifier of the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the Ferozeshah Kotla Stadium here on Friday.
New Delhi, May 27 : The Supreme Court on Friday rejected the plea by Star Sports India Pvt. Ltd. against the official broadcaster Prasar Bharati's stand that it should get the live feed of sports events of national importance free of any commercials including sponsors' logos.
Melbourne, May 27 :Former Australian skipper Michael Clarke is all set to make a return to the shortest-format of the cricket with this month's Hong Kong T20 Blitz domestic tournament.
Kolkata, May 27 : Soon after being appointed as junior sports minister of West Bengal in the Mamata Banerjee cabinet, former India cricketer Laxmi Ratan Shukla on Friday said he does not want to be called as a "minister" and prefers to go by his nickname "LRS".
Chester-le-Street, May 27 : English skipper Alastair Cook missed a chance to score 10,000th Test run as he was dismissed at 15 runs, five short of touching the landmark during the first day of the second Test against Sri Lanka here on Friday.
New Delhi, May 27 : Sunrisers Hyderabad skipper David Warner won the toss and elected to bowl against Gujarat Lions in the Indian Premier League Qualifier 2 match here on Friday.
By all accounts, the new president of the Indian cricket board, Anurag Thakur is as passionate about cricket as he is in rising to speak on behalf of his Bharatiya Janata Party in the Lok Sabha as a third-time MP.
New Delhi, May 27 : Ace Indian cricket Virat Kohli, who's in a dream run, amassing 900 odd runs in the ongoing edition of Indian Premiere League, is making waves outside of it too, as he surged past the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Novak Djokovic, and is presently placed third in the list of top 50 marketable athletes of the world.
Cape Town, May 27 : South Africa cricket chief coach Russell Domingo on Friday said his side has no fears about facing Australian fast bowler Mitchell Starc in the West Indies and also backed his talismanic pacer Dale Steyn to return to top form.
Christchurch, May 27 : New Zealand Cricket on Friday announced a schedule for the next two summers inclusive of 12 Test matches and a total of 98 days of international cricket.
Dhaka, May 27 : Former Zimbabwe skipper Heath Streak, who as the fast bowling coach guided Bangladesh to the 2015 World Cup knockouts, will soon step down from the post he held since 2014.
Melbourne, May.27 : New Zealand are extremely interested in hosting a day-night Test against England in Auckland, the country cricket board chief has revealed.
Karachi, May 27 : Legendary fast bowler Wasim Akram had surely terrorized many batsmen during his playing days, but the former Pakistan skipper has admitted that he would have been worried to bowl against Indian batting star Virat Kohli.
Karachi, May 27 : Former Pakistan T20 skipper Shahid Afridi believes the upcoming tour to England will pose a major challenge before the team's youngsters, who will be accompanied by senior players Misbah-ul Haq and Younis Khan.
Bridgetown (Barbados), May 27 : Grenada's Prime Minister Keith Mitchell has lambasted the leadership and governance structure of the beleaguered West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) as "antiquated" and has once against urged the organisation to reform itself.
Sydney, May 26 : To give more teeth to their pace department, Cricket Australia (CA) have gone the military way of introducing missile-guiding technology for the gruelling season ahead.
Christchurch, May 26 : New Zealand cricket team's head coach Mike Hesson on Thursday extended his contract until after the 2019 World Cup.
By Abhishek Purohit, New Delhi, May 26 : Veteran Australian all-rounder Shane Watson has backed batting legend Rahul Dravid to step in as the Indian cricket team's head coach, should the former captain get the cricket board's nod for the vacant post.
Mumbai, May 26 : The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has appointed Sanjay Bangar as the Head Coach of the Indian cricket team for the forthcoming tour to Zimbabwe, which commences on June 8.
Mumbai, May 26 : Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan expressed his sadness after his side Kolkata Knight Riders could not cross the eliminator round of the ongoing Indian Premier League.
New Delhi, May 26 : Two time champions Kolkata Knight Riders' campaign in Indian Premier League 9 ended after going down to Sunrisers Hyderabad by 22 runs in the eliminator here on Wednesday.
London, May 26 : England skipper Alastair Cook has confirmed that all-rounder Chris Woakes will replace injured Ben Stokes for the second Test of the three-match series against Sri Lanka, which is to be held from Friday at Riverside Ground.
Wellington, May. 26 : Mike Hesson has been retained as New Zealand head coach until after the 2019 World Cup, the country's cricket board boss has confirmed.
London, May.26 : With an aim to reduce injuries and enhance performance of the country's pacemen, Australian cricket team have been using the 'torpedo technology', which is more commonly used in military settings, for their upcoming tour of Sri Lanka.
Bridgetown (Barbados), May 26 : Plans are in the pipeline for region-wide broadcasts of the West Indies Professional Cricket League (PCL) regional four-day competition from this year, a joint statement from the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) and telecommunications provider Digicel has disclosed.
Dhaka, May 26 : Left-handed opening batsman Tamim Iqbal has knocked past 6,000 List A runs in the Dhaka Premier League.
Melbourne, May.25 : Former Australia bowler Jason Gillespie has outrightly dismissed mounting reports linking him to the role of full-time fast bowling coach in the national team.
London, May.25 : England all-rounder Ben Stokes, who underwent a successful surgery for a cartilage tear in his left knee, is expecting to regain full fitness before a four-match Test series against Pakistan, which begins on July 14.
Bengaluru, May.25 : Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli has heaped praise on AB de Villiers, describing the South African as the current best batsman after he singlehandedly steered his side into the Indian Premier League final last evening.
Bengaluru, May 24 : With hosts Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) playing in the first qualifier of IPL here on Tuesday after four back-to-back wins on trot, cricket mania has gripped the city for its high-voltage contest against debutant Gujarat Lions at the Chinnaswamy stadium.
Bhubaneswar, May 23 : Barabati stadium in Cuttack would get back Test status to host the longest format of cricket within two-three months, said Odisha Cricket Association (OCA) secretary Asirbad Behera on Monday.
Melbourne, May 23 : Australian skipper Steve Smith has expressed his concern over the way pink ball would behave during the upcoming day-night Test against Pakistan in Brisbane, where the conditions are expected to be humid.
New Delhi, May 23 : Defender Sushila Chanu Pukhrambam will lead the Indian women hockey team in place of rested skipper Ritu Rani in the upcoming four-nation tournament in Darwin as part of preparation for the Rio Olympics in August.
Mumbai, May 23 : MS Dhoni will lead the Indian team in the three-match ODI and three-match T20I series to Zimbabwe while Virat Kohli will lead the team on the four-match Test tour to the West Indies.
Mumbai, May 23 : Mahendra Singh Dhoni will lead a young 16-man squad announced for next month's limited-overs series against Zimbabwe, which includes three ODIs and as many T20s.
Mumbai, May 23 : Despite being in top form in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL), star batsman Suresh Raina was dropped from the Indian cricket squads announced on Monday for the limited overs tour to Zimbabwe in June and the four-match Test tour to the West Indies in July-August.
Mumbai, May 23 : All-India cricket senior selection committee chairman Sandeep Patil on Tuesday said that India Test skipper Virat Kohli has been advised rest by the team's physiotherapist Patrick Farhart after the completion of the Indian Premier League (IPL) and before the all-important Test series tour of West Indies in July-August.
Mumbai, May 23 : Despite being in top form in the ongoing Indian Premier League (IPL), star batsman Suresh Raina found himself out of the India cricket squads announced on Monday for the limited overs tour to Zimbabwe in June and the four-match Test tour to the West Indies in July-August.
Raipur, May 23 : Royal Challengers Bangalore's veteran all-rounder Shane Watson was reprimanded on Monday by the match referee for using language or a gesture which is deemed obscene, offensive or insulting during an Indian Premier League match against Delhi Daredevils here on Sunday.
New Delhi, May 23 : Defender P. Sushila Chanu was named captain in place of rested skipper Ritu Rani as Hockey India (HI) on Monday named the women's squad for a four-nation tournament in Darwin as part of Rio Olympics' preparations.
London, May.23 : England all-rounder Ben Stokes has been ruled out of the second Test match against Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street with a knee injury, while Chris Woakes was added to the 12-man squad.
Kampala, May 23 : Former Kenyan cricket captain Steve Tikolo has been confirmed as Uganda's national team chief coach.
Mumbai, May 23 : Star batsman Suresh Raina found himself out of the Indian cricket selectors' radar as he failed to find a place in the team for the limited overs tour to Zimbabwe as well as the Test side against the West Indies next month.
Raipur, May.23 : While attributing his phenomenal rise to the top of the limited-overs cricket to rigorous training, Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Virat Kohli has stressed that it is pertinent to stay grounded and remain calm despite adulation and fame.
London, May 23 : English cricket county Sussex's captain Luke Wright has said Mustafizur Rahman will be given some time off following his stint for the Sunrisers Hyderabad in the Indian Premier League.
Raipur, May 22 : Chasing 139 runs for victory, Virat Kohli scored yet another half century to steer his side to a win by virtue of which the Royal Challengers Bangalore beat Delhi Daredevils by six wickets and stomped to the playoffs here on Sunday.
Mumbai, May 22 : BCCI President Anurag Thakur on Sunday nominated Ajay Shirke as the Secretary of the Board as per the rules to fill up the vacancy created by his resignation.
Raipur, May 22 : South African opener Quinton de Kock's matured 60-run knock helped Delhi Dardevils post 138/8 against Royal Challengers Bangalore in a must-win encounter for both sides in the Indian Premier League (IPL) here on Sunday.
Kolkata, May 22 : Kolkata Knight Rider's (KKR) chinaman bowler Kuldeep Yadav, who returned with impressive figures of 2-28 against Sunrisers Hyderabad on Sunday in an Indian Premier League tie, said there was a lot of pressure on him but after the first over he settled down.
Kolkata, May 22 : Sunrisers Hyderabad pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar feels the flurry of wickets in the middle overs led to his side's defeat by 22 runs against Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in an Indian Premier League (IPL) encounter here on Sunday.
Mumbai, May.22 : Former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly has backed day-nights Tests and believes that they could help revive the dwindling interest in the iconic format of the game.
Mumbai, May 22 : New Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Anurag Thakur on Sunday said the board will advertise for the vacant post of the national team's chief coach where interested candidates can put their names forward.
Kolkata, May 22 : Sunil Narine's outstanding bowling figures of 3/26 helped Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) seal a 22-run victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) here on Sunday and march into the play-offs of the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Raipur, May 22 : Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli won the toss and opted to bowl against Delhi Daredevils in a must-win encounter for both sides in the Indian Premier League (IPL) here on Sunday.
Mumbai, May 22 : Newly-elected Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Anurag Thakur on Sunday said he was humbled and honoured to take over the top post.
Mumbai, May 22 : Anurag Thakur on Sunday became the new Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president after he was elected unopposed here.
Mumbai, May 22 : Former India skipper and Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) president Sourav Ganguly congratulated the newly-appointed BCCI president Anurag Thakur, saying the former board secretary has to carry forward the legacy of his predecessors.