Home » Archives by category » Sports » Cricket (Page 431)

No Indian cricketer in `ICC Test Team of the Year`

No Indian cricketer in `ICC Test Team of the Year`

In a reflection of the slump that India went through last year, no cricketer from the financial powerhouse of the game managed to find a place in the `ICC Test…

BCCI recommend Dravid and Gambhir’s names for Padma awards

BCCI recommend Dravid and Gambhir’s names for Padma awards

New Delhi, Monday, Aug 27, 2012: The BCCI has decided to recommend the names of former Indian captain Rahul Dravid and opener Gautam Gambhir’s names for the prestigious Padma Bhusan…

Ind beat Aus to win Under-19 World Cup

Ind beat Aus to win Under-19 World Cup

Captain Unmukt Chand’s unbeaten 111 and Smit Patel’s 58 nout out guided India to a comfortable six-victory against Australia in the Under-19 World Cup final at Tony Ireland Stadium in…

India vs New Zealand Day 2: Statistical highlights

India vs New Zealand Day 2: Statistical highlights

Statistical highlights of the second day`s play in the first Test between India and New Zealand on Friday. Cheteshwar Pujara`s brilliant 159 off 306 balls is the second highest score…

I cannot replace Dravid, says Cheteshwar Pujara

I cannot replace Dravid, says Cheteshwar Pujara

Cheteshwar Pujara relished batting at number three as he struck his maiden Test hundred on Thursday but said it will not be appropriate to suggest that he can replace a…

India beat New Zealand; reach final: ICC Under-19 World Cup 2012

India beat New Zealand; reach final: ICC Under-19 World Cup 2012

India relied on spinners Baba Aparajith and Harmeet Singh to pull off a thrilling 9-run victory over New Zealand and cruise into the final of the ICC U-19 Cricket World…

Ishant hopes for a good show against New Zealand

Ishant hopes for a good show against New Zealand

A fit-again Ishant Sharma will return to action with the two cricket Tests against New Zealand, hoping a good show paves way for his selection in the shorter formats of…

Wasim Akram was toughest bowler, says Laxman

Wasim Akram was toughest bowler, says Laxman

India`s stylish batsman V. V. S. Laxman, who announced his retirement from international cricket Saturday, said Pakistan`s legendary fast bowler Wasim Akram was the toughest bowler he faced. “The toughest…

VVS Laxman retires from international cricket

VVS Laxman retires from international cricket

VVS Laxman has announced his retirement from international cricket with immediate effect, ending a 16-year career that will be remembered for several innings of extreme grace under extreme pressure. Laxman,…

NZ cricketers arrive for India series

NZ cricketers arrive for India series

Some members of the New Zealand cricket team have arrived here for the Test and Twenty20 matches against India starting August 23. The first batch of New Zealand cricketers arrived…