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Will be exceptional if we beat Australia: Mithali

Will be exceptional if we beat Australia: Mithali

It will be nothing short of exceptional if India upstage Australia, feels captain Mithali Raj, who reckons her team will have the “home advantage” in the ICC women’s World Cup…

Confident India eager to upset Australia in Women’s WC semis

Confident India eager to upset Australia in Women’s WC semis

Derby: Odds are stacked heavily against them but a confident India will aim to turn the tables when they take on six-time champions Australia in the second semi- final of the…

There is much to lose by not resolving pay dispute: Hayden

There is much to lose by not resolving pay dispute: Hayden

Australian legend Matthew Hayden said India tour is a premium test event in their cricket culture and it is important to quickly resolve the pay dispute as there is a…

BCCI to pay Ravi Shastri close to Rs 8 crore per annum

BCCI to pay Ravi Shastri close to Rs 8 crore per annum

The BCCI has decided to pay new chief coach Ravi Shastri a whopping salary, which could go upto Rs 8 crore per annum. It was learnt that the top brass…

Virender Sehwag refuses to comment on India head coach snub

Virender Sehwag refuses to comment on India head coach snub

Virender Sehwag evaded questions on the controversial selection of the Indian team’s head coach after being pipped by Ravi Shastri for the high- profile job. Sehwag was among the shortlisted…

Dickwella hangs tough after Cremer strikes

Dickwella hangs tough after Cremer strikes

Colombo: Niroshan Dickwella struck a defiant half-century to keep Sri Lanka’s chase alive after Zimbabwe skipper Graeme Cremer took two wickets on the final day of their one-off Test here today.…

Virat is the best batsman in the world, says Mohammad Amir

Virat is the best batsman in the world, says Mohammad Amir

While the entire cricketing fraternity is finding it difficult to name the best batsmen in the present era, left-arm Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir has made it clear that for him…

Root ‘can’t believe’ Vaughan blast after South Africa shocker

Root ‘can’t believe’ Vaughan blast after South Africa shocker

Joe Root was stunned by former England captain Michael Vaughan’s assertion that his side had failed to respect Test cricket during their thumping 340-run defeat by South Africa at Trent…

Du Plessis hails ‘new Kallis’ Philander

Du Plessis hails ‘new Kallis’ Philander

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis said Vernon Philander was on the way to becoming the “new Jacques Kallis” after his man-of-the-match winning display in a crushing 340-run win over…

Zimbabwe’s Win over Sri Lanka Good for the Game: Ashwin

Zimbabwe’s Win over Sri Lanka Good for the Game: Ashwin

India’s premier off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin welcomed the upset ODI series victory scored by minnows Zimbabwe against hosts Sri Lanka and said such shock results will help cricket stay healthy. “With…