• At 36, Dhoni still going strong

    Kolkata: There was a time when ageing warhorse Mahendra Singh Dhoni would be popped a question at every media conference on whether he was contemplating retirement. A year-and-a-half down the line, those queries have been swept aside by Captain Cool himself thanks to his display with the bat. B...

  • Kuldeep will be the key against Australia: Prasanna

    Kolkata: On the eve of India's much-awaited One-Day International (ODI) series against Australia, Indian spin great Erapalli Prasanna predicted chinaman Kuldeep Yadav would make the difference in the five-match rubber."All depends on Kuldeep and how he bowls in his 10 overs. I think Kuldeep, with hi...

  • India look to seal series against Sri Lanka (Preview)

    Pallekele (Sri Lanka): Having already secured a 2-0 lead, India will look to seal the series against Sri Lanka in the third of five-match One-Day International (ODI) series at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium here on Sunday.India have taken 2-0 lead in the ODI series after pulli...

  • Sri Lanka post 236/8 vs India in 2nd ODI

    Pallekele: Sensible innings from Milinda Siriwardana and Chamara Kapugedera helped Sri Lanka score 236/8 in the second One-Day International (ODI) against India at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium here on Thursday.Apart from the duo, opener Niroshan Dickwella (31) contributed to the ca...

  • My best is yet to come: Cheteshwar Pujara

    Kolkata: Cheteshwar Pujara, India's standout performer in the last 12 months wearing the white flannels, feels he still has a lot of areas to improve on and his best is yet to come. "As a cricketer, I always feel my best is yet to come and I have been working hard for it," Pujara, who has just ...

  • Upbeat India look to dominate Sri Lanka in 2nd ODI

    Pallekele (Sri Lanka): Fresh from a nine-wicket victory in the series opener, India will look to dominate a lacklusture Sri Lanka in the second One-Day International (ODI) at the Pallekele International Cricket Stadium here on Thursday.The visitors thrashed Sri Lanka in the first ODI thanks to left...

  • Kohli picks Pandya as biggest positive from Lanka win

    Kandy: India skipper Virat Kohli on Monday picked rising all-rounder Hardik Pandya's performance as the biggest positive after the visitors comprehensively beat Sri Lanka by an innings and 171 runs to complete their maiden 3-0 clean sweep of the islanders.Pandya starred with the bat, firing his maid...

  • Bowling sensation Rajeshwari Gayakwad visits Vijayapura

    Vijayapura: Rajeshwari Gayakwad, who was part of the Indian women's team which reached the final of World Cup recently, visited her hometown Vijayapura for the first time after the tournament on Sunday. Speaking to reporters after seeking the blessings of Sri Siddeshwara swamiji, Rajeshwari sai...

  • Karun Nair to captain Mysuru Warriors in KPL

    Bengaluru: Karun Nair will captain Mysuru Warriors in Karnataka Premier League (KPL), scheduled to start from September 1. Karun is an Indian international cricketer, who has led Delhi Daredevils in the second leg of IPL this year. The talented cricketer will also be heading India 'A' team in ...

  • Haddin joins Australia team as high-performance coach

    Sydney: Former wicketkeeper-batsman Brad Haddin has joined the Australian men's team as a high-performance coach until the end of 2019, Cricket Australia (CA) announced on Thursday.Haddin, a veteran of 66 Tests and 126 one-day games, will replaced Greg Blewett, the former Australia batsman, who wil...

  • I try to be inspirational for youth: Yuvraj Singh

    New Delhi: Yuvraj Singh made a comeback to India's ODI cricket team after a lengthy period earlier this year, and fared average on the performance meter. The cricketer, also known for entrepreneurial initiatives and his charity work, says cricket will always be a priority in his life but he also tri...

  • Kerala HC lifts life ban on Sreesanth

    Kochi: The Kerala High Court on Monday lifted the life ban imposed by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on discarded Indian pacer S. Sreesanth.Sreesanth had approached the court last year after the BCCI failed to revoke the life ban though he was exonerated by a Delhi court of the cha...