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Sunday, September 20, 2020

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Dravid's impact on Indian cricket same as that of Sachin: Gambhir

Former opener Gautam Gambhir feels that batting great Rahul Dravid is the country's most "under-rated" ex-captain, who never got enough credit for hi...

Sourav Ganguly's kin test positive for COVID-19

Kolkata: Family members of Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) secretary Snehashish Gangly tested positive for COVID-19, the state health department ...

Rohit only needs to see out first half hour in Australia to be successful: Nasser Hussain

Former England captain Nasser Hussain has backed the supremely gifted Rohit Sharma to come good as a Test opener on India's tour of Australia later t...

IPL to retain Vivo as title sponsors

Chinese smartphone manufacturers Vivo will continue to be title sponsors of the Indian Premier League (IPL), said a top BCCI official, addressing spe...

Ellyse Perry urges Cricket Australia to select a woman CEO

Melbourne: Australian cricket is ripe for a woman to run the board for the first time and has excellent candidates within easy reach, according to st...

Sreesanth 'raring to go' as 7-yr ban nears end

Thiruvananthapuram: As the seven-year ban inches closer to an end, fast bowler S. Sreesanth said he was fit and raring to play cricket again. Sreesan...

Bairstow eager to get spot back in England Test squad for WI series

Wicket-keeper batsman Jonny Bairstow says he is confident of regaining his place in England's Test team for the upcoming series against the West Indi...

Virat, Rohit pay tribute to Indian soldiers killed in Galwan clash

New Delhi: India's leading sportspersons, including cricket captain Virat Kohli and former football skipper Bhaichung Bhutia, have paid tributes to t...

Families can't accompany players, officials during England tour: PCB

The Pakistan Cricket Board will not allow players and officials touring England next month to take their families with them due to the precautions be...

Hafeez hits out at Ramiz, says it's his choice when to retire

Senior all-rounder Muhammad Hafeez has hit back at former captain Ramiz Raza for questioning his selection for the upcoming England tour and for advi...

Kirsten recalls how he landed India coach's job in 7 minutes

He was never interested in coaching neither did he apply for the job, but it took exactly seven minutes for Gary Kirsten to land the high-profile Ind...

Rohit wants to play both T20 World Cup, IPL

India's limited overs vice captain Rohit Sharma wants to compete in both the T20 World Cup and the IPL as chances are that only one of the two tourna...

ECB says systemic racism exists, committed to change

London: The England and Wales Cricket Board has admitted that 'systemic racism' exists across the country and cricket is not immune to the scourge as...

Vasant Raiji, India's oldest first-class cricketer, dies

Mumbai: Vasant Raiji, who was India's oldest first-class cricketer at 100, died in the early hours of Saturday. Vasant was 100 years old and is survi...

Saliva is important for spinners too as it helps in getting drift: Chahal

New Delhi: It's not just the pacers who will be at a disadvantage due to the ban on use of saliva but spinners too will suffer as they won't get the ...

Players have to be mentally strong when int'l cricket resumes: Mushtaq

Karachi: Spin consultant and mentor of the Pakistan team, Mushtaq Ahmed says more than the skills, the players' mental strength will matter when top-...

When Finch sought advice from umpire Gough to break Virat-Rohit stand

At its best, the Virat Kohli-Rohit Sharma combo can make any opposition look ordinary and on one such occasion, the desperate rival skipper, Australi...

West Indian cricketers depart for 3-test tour of England

The West Indies cricket team departed from Antigua for a three-test tour of England with the entire touring party based in the Caribbean having retur...

Wade may not engage in verbal duels with India during home Test series

Australian wicket-keeper batsman Matthew Wade said he might stay away from sledging during this year's home Test series against India as he feels Vir...

I quit Test cricket after being ignored for 2 yrs, says Wahab

Dropped from PCB's central contract list reportedly for quitting Test cricket, left-arm fast bowler Wahab Riaz said he decided to stop playing the tr...