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Champions Trophy 2017: Haris Sohail Replaces Unfit Umar Akmal

Champions Trophy 2017: Haris Sohail Replaces Unfit Umar Akmal

Batsman Haris Sohail has replaced Umar Akmal in Pakistan’s Champions Trophy squad after the latter failed two fitness tests during a pre-tournament camp in Birmingham. Pakistan’s national selection committee headed…

R. Ashwin wins International Cricketer of the Year award

R. Ashwin wins International Cricketer of the Year award

Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin won the coveted International Cricketer of the Year award at the CEAT Cricket Rating (CCR) International awards 2017. The award was presented to Ashwin by former…

Now an IPL with a difference!

Now an IPL with a difference!

The tenth edition of the popular Indian Premier League may be over but here’s another IPL which the organisers say will help relive one’s most cherished childhood memories. Penguin Random…

Bihar Cricket Body Moves Contempt Plea Against BCCI Officials

Bihar Cricket Body Moves Contempt Plea Against BCCI Officials

Cricket Association of Bihar (CAB) has moved the Supreme Court seeking initiation of contempt proceedings against BCCI’s acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary and others for allegedly violating the apex court’s orders.…

Don’t play cricket to get selected, says Parthiv

Don’t play cricket to get selected, says Parthiv

Wicket-keeper batsman Parthiv Patel may not have been selected for the upcoming Champions Trophy scheduled in England from June 1 even as a last-minute replacement but he says he does…

Mithali Blames Lack of TV Coverage for Poor Turnout in Matches

Mithali Blames Lack of TV Coverage for Poor Turnout in Matches

India women’s cricket team captain Mithali Raj has attributed poor attendance in international matches to lack of television coverage. Raj was speaking to local media in Potchefstroom on Sunday after…

Batting At 4 Won’t Affect Champions Trophy Preparation: Rohit

Batting At 4 Won’t Affect Champions Trophy Preparation: Rohit

Rohit Sharma believes that batting at No 4 for Mumbai Indians will have no bearing when he goes out to open the batting for India in the ICC Champions Trophy…

HC issues notice to CoA; seeks BCCI stand on Sreesanth’s ban

HC issues notice to CoA; seeks BCCI stand on Sreesanth’s ban

The Kerala High Court on Monday sought the BCCI’s stand on a plea by cricketer Sreesanth challenging the life ban imposed upon him by the game’s governing body after detection…

‘Individuals can win games but team work can win titles’

‘Individuals can win games but team work can win titles’

Individual brilliance can win a side few games but what is needed to win a tournament is team work, said Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma after his side lifted their…

For us it was grand finish to a good competition: Fleming

For us it was grand finish to a good competition: Fleming

Rising Pune Supergiant chief coach Stephen Fleming has described their outing in IPL 10 as a grand finish to a good competition. Chasing 130, Pune fell short by one run,…