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Ganguly in home quarantine after brother Snehashish tests positive

Kolkata:BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Wednesday went into home quarantine after his elder brother and Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) joint se...

Mortaza recovers from COVID-19

Former Bangladesh skipper Mashrafe Mortaza has recovered from COVID-19 after treatment at home for the dreaded virus since June 20. Mortaza announced...

When Stokes took 'cigarette break' to calm nerves ahead of 2019 WC final super over

Star all-rounder Ben Stokes had sneaked off for a "cigarette break" in order to calm his nerves ahead of the Super Over during last year's epic World...

Hemang Amin appointed BCCI’s interim CEO

  The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has appointed IPL chief operating officer Hemang Amin as the interim chief executive officer (...

Blackwood shines as West Indies beat England in first Test

West Indies beat England by four wickets on the final day of the first international Test since the coronavirus break on Sunday, taking a 1-0 lead at...

Chetan Chauhan tests positive for COVID-19

Former Indian cricketer and Uttar Pradesh cabinet minister Chetan Chauhan has tested positive for COVID-19. The development of Chauhan testing positi...

Anderson is first bowler who could bowl 'reverse' reverse swing: Sachin

Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar believes James Anderson is the only bowler who could bowl a "reverse outswinger" with a wrist position of a co...

England bowlers using 'back sweat' to shine the ball

Not allowed to use saliva on the ball, England bowlers have resorted to applying back sweat to shine the ball in the ongoing first Test against the W...

Happy B'day, Sourav Ganguly

Current BCCI chief and former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly turned 48 on Wednesday. Ganguly remains one of the world's biggest cricket icons the game...

Test captaincy just too much for me to handle: de Kock

South Africa's limited over skipper Quinton de Kock didn't want Test captaincy as 'extra pressure' of leading the team in traditional format would ha...

Broad could miss first Test against West Indies due to tactical reasons

Senior England pacer Stuart Broad might be dropped from the playing XI for the first Test against West Indies starting on Wednesday with Jofra Archer...

China's 2-time Olympic champion Lin Dan announces retirement

China's two-time Olympic champion Lin Dan, arguably the greatest badminton player of all time, took to social media to announced his retirement on Sa...

Sports ministry to launch TOPS for junior athletes soon

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju said that his government will soon launch Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS) for junior athletes in the country with an...

Sri Lanka drops probe into 2011 WC final fixing allegations

The probe into match-fixing allegations surrounding the 2011 ICC World Cup final launched by the Sri Lankan Sports Ministry''s Special Investigation ...

Gabriel named in West Indies squad for England series

Seasoned paceman Shannon Gabriel, returning from an ankle surgery, has been drafted into the 15-man West Indies Test squad for the Test series agains...

There was environment of fear in Pakistan team during 2019 WC: Inzamam

There was a sense of insecurity among Pakistan players during the 2019 World Cup, claims former chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq, who also reckons that ...

West Indies batting great Everton Weekes dies

Legendary West Indies batsman Sir Everton Weekes died aged 95 on Wednesday. Weekes had suffered a heart attack in 2019 and had been unwell since then...

India among 5 bidders for 2027 Asian Cup

India has bid for the 2027 Asian Cup hosting rights along with four other countries, the Asian Football Federation (AFC) has revealed. The other bidd...

Messi scores 700th goal, Barcelona held 2-2 by Atletico Madrid

Lionel Messi scored his 700th career goal for club and country before Atletico Madrid came back to draw 2-2 in the Spanish league and deal Barcelona'...

Finch in awe of Virat's consistency across formats

The weight of expectations in a cricket-mad country like India is huge but Virat Kohli has done an exceptional job leading the side, says Australia's...