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Anirudha Srikkanth
Keeping, vice-captaincy not a burden : Anirudha Srikkanth

Rahul Dravid, the India A coach, once said that adaptation and utility is key for success in T20 cricket.

04 Aug 2017

India's Lokesh Rahul plays a shot during their second cricket test match against Sri Lanka in Colombo, Sri Lanka. | AP
Virat Kohli's support is a massive confidence booster: KL Rahul

Rahul has scored four hundreds and seven fifties so far and he admits that he should have converted more starts.

04 Aug 2017

South Africa skipper Faf du Plessis | AP
South Africa skipper Faf Du Plessis hopes for Old Trafford 'home comfort'

The Proteas head into the series finale, which starts on Friday, 2-1 down with one to play after a 239-run loss at The Oval.

04 Aug 2017

Jennings has found life particularly tough during the ongoing Test series at home to his native South Africa, with two ducks in six innings. | AP
England skipper Joe Root has faith in level-headed Keaton Jennings

Jennings has found life particularly tough during the ongoing Test series at home to his native South Africa.

04 Aug 2017

Sri Lanka interim coach Nic Pothas (File | AFP)
Ajinkya Rahane's knock became turning point: Sri Lanka coach Pothas

Sri Lanka's interim coach Nic Pothas feels that Ajinkya Rahane's masterful century loosened hosts' grip on the first day.

03 Aug 2017

A logo of BCCI is seen in this file photo.
Domestic match fees to be increased substantially: BCCI Acting President CK Khanna

CK Khanna said that the board is already working on a plan to ensure that domestic cricketers of all age-groups get a substantial pay hike.

03 Aug 2017

Rohit Sharma. (File photo | AP)
Rohit Sharma to return home for medical check up

Sharma underwent a thigh surgery in London back in November and had returned to competitive cricket only in the IPL held in April-May.

03 Aug 2017

Harmanpreet Kaur| AP
Cricketers Harmanpreet Kaur, Cheteshwar Pujara in Arjuna Awards list

Cricketers Harmanpreet Kaur and Cheteshwar Pujara along with Paralympian Mariyappan Thangavelu were among 17 sportspersons who will be getting the prestigious Arjuna Awards this year.

03 Aug 2017

Australia captain Steve Smith (File | AP)
Cricket Australia, Australian Cricketers Association sign in-principle agreement to end pay dispute

The Steve Smith-led side tours of Bangladesh and India, and the Ashes series to be played Down Under will proceed as planned.

03 Aug 2017

Ajinkya Rahane, left, and Cheteshwar Pujara run between the wickets during their second cricket test match. | AP
Pujara, Rahane centuries put India in control  as day one ends at 344/3

Pujara and Rahane put on an unbeaten partnership for the fourth wicket to thwart Sri Lankan bowlers.

03 Aug 2017

Former Pakistan captain Mohammad Yousuf.
Virat Kohli not in Tendulkar, Dravid's league: Mohammad Yousuf

Mohammad Yousuf believes that Virat is a very good batsman but he cannot be compared with the likes of Tendulkar, Dravid and Laxman.

03 Aug 2017

For a smooth play; Kerala Cricket Association to host Twenty20

The cricket administrators have started working on the blueprint to conduct the Twenty20 match over the next few months ahead of the November.

03 Aug 2017

Indian batsman KL Rahul (File | PTI)
Opening track playing on loop

With Dhawan likely to retain his place ahead of Abhinav, the think-tank seems to be ignoring the overseas challenges in near future.

03 Aug 2017

Lyca Kovai Kings during nets at the ICL ground in Tirunelveli  | D sampathkumar
Brett Lee loves his veshti, says bowlers in TNPL lacking variations

Australia fast bowler Brett Lee seems to be enjoying his commentator role, and is already impressed with the quality of second edition of the Tamil Nadu Premier League.

03 Aug 2017

Indian batsman Cheteshwar Pujara (Photo | AP)
Pujara’s one of the most committed and cricket-oriented persons I’ve known

What Cheteshwar has done so far is something that’s really unparallelled for Kathiawari and Saurashtrian people, and not to mention cricket lovers in general.

03 Aug 2017

Philander is eager to play his full part when the Manchester fixture starts on Friday. (File | AP)
Vernon Philander fit, ready to aid South Africa revival

The best South Africa can hope for now, at 2-1 down in this four-match series, is a share of the spoils.

03 Aug 2017

India's Harmanpreet Kaur, plays a shot during the ICC Women's World Cup semifinal cricket match. (AP)
It was my childhood dream to join Punjab Police: Harmanpreet Kaur

Harmanpreet played a crucial role in India reaching the final of the ICC Women’s World Cup in England.

02 Aug 2017

Sri Lankan captain Dinesh Chandimal | AP
Pneumonia-hit Dinesh Chandimal gets inhaler exemption for second test against India

Chandimal, who was appointed Test captain last month, missed the opening Test thrashing by India because of the illness.

02 Aug 2017

Indian batsman KL Rahul (File | PTI)
KL Rahul will play second Test against Sri Lanka, confirms Virat Kohli

KL Rahul missed the opening Test at Galle as he was laid low by viral fever.

02 Aug 2017

Sri Lanka's World Cup-winning captain Arjuna Ranatunga. (File Photo/AP)
I don't watch Sri Lanka national team anymore: Arjuna Ranatunga

Sri Lanka is currently engaged in a three-Test series with India, which will be followed by five one-dayers and a T20 International.

02 Aug 2017

File photo of Team India coach Ravi Shastri with skipper Virat Kohli at a training session in Mohali. (File photo | PTI)
Virat Kohli faces opening conundrum as India look to seal series

India was without the services of regular opener K L Rahul in the opening Test at Galle as he was laid low by a viral fever.

02 Aug 2017