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Veteran pacer Jhulan Goswami said she will try her best to stay fit for the next World Cup (Twitter/Jhulan Goswami)
Bowler Jhulan Goswami promoted by Air India after World Cup show

Fast bowler Jhulan Goswami was promoted by her employers, Air India following Indian women cricket team's impressive runner-up finish in the ICC World Cup.

28 Jul 2017

Dilruwan Perera scored a valiant unbeaten 92  (AP)
Dilruwan Perera disappointed to miss his maiden test century

Sri Lanka all-rounder Dilruwan Perera said he is disappointed to have missed out on his maiden Test century.

28 Jul 2017

England's Toby Roland-Jones, left, with England's Joe Root as he celebrates taking the wicket of South Africa's Dean Elgar (AP)
Debutant pacer Roland-Jones put England on top against South Africa in 3rd Test

England debutant seamer Toby Roland-Jones removed all of South Africa's top four on his way to figures of four for 39 in 11 overs to restrict them to 126-8 on second day.

28 Jul 2017

India's Abhinav Mukund attempts to stop the ball being hit the wicket during the third day's play of the first test cricket match between India and Sri Lanka in Galle Sri Lanka Friday July 28 2017. | PTI
Focussed on present, not thinking about past or future: Mukund

With his 81-run knock, Mukund today scored only his second Test half-century after his previous best effort of 62 against the West Indies in Dominica back in 2011.

28 Jul 2017

England's Ben Stokes celebrates making 50 runs on the second day of the third test match between England and South Africa at The Oval cricket ground in London Friday July 28 2017. | AP
Ben Stokes stars for England after Morkel dismisses Cook for 88

England were 269 for six at lunch, with Stokes 64 not out and Moeen Ali unbeaten on 10, after Cook could add only six runs after lunch.

28 Jul 2017

India's bowler Umesh Yadav, second from left, is congratulated by Virat Kohli, right, for taking the wicket of Sri Lanka's batsman Dhanushka Gunatilaka during the fourth day's play | AP
India wins first Test against Sri Lanka by 304 runs

India won the first Test after bundling out Sri Lanka for 245 in their second innings on the fourth day of the match.

28 Jul 2017

Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir (File | AFP)
Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir dismisses retirement rumours 

Earlier in May, unsubstantiated media reports claimed that Amir was considering drawing curtains on his Test career in order to prolong his white-ball career. 

28 Jul 2017

Supreme Court (PTI)
SC seeks BCCI’s reply over e-auction of IPL media rights

The auction process for IPL media rights is slated to be held from August 17 and the rights would operate for a period of five years.

28 Jul 2017

India's captain Virat Kohli watches after playing a shot during his  unbeaten knock of 76 (AP)
Sri Lanka smell trouble as India establish a lead of 498 runs on rain-hit day three

India was 189/3 two in their second innings, leading Sri Lanka by  498 at the end of a rain-hit day three.

28 Jul 2017

PCB chairman Shaharyar Khan |AFP
Sri Lanka turn down Pakistan Cricket Board's invitation to play T20

PCB Chairman confirmed that after the suicide bomb attack in Lahore earlier this week, the Sri Lankan cricket authorities have refused to send their team for the T20 matches.

28 Jul 2017

Australian batsman Dave Warner (R) leaves the field past teammate Ed Cowan (L) / AFP
Vice-captain Warner hits back in bitter Australia pay row

Australia vice-captain Dave Warner has accused Cricket Australia of wrongly blaming players for not resolving a bitter pay dispute saga which threatens next month's Test tour to Bangladesh.

28 Jul 2017

Shamiliar story as India dominate

Bengal paceman begins long-awaited Test return with two wickets as tourists reduce Sri Lanka to 154 for 5 after piling up 600

28 Jul 2017

Role model Mithali & her teammates deserve to be part of IPL

Mithali Raj is among the couple of girls who have come through the struggling times of women’s cricket and also the happier days now that it is part of the Indian cricket board. Mithali is eminently q

28 Jul 2017

Africa A with a three-wicket haul Africa A

India A put up a listless batting display to suffer a two-wicket loss at the hands of hosts South Africa A in a low-scoring one-dayer of the Tri-Series on Wednesday.

28 Jul 2017

Before a knee injury sidelined him, Mohammed Shami was Virat Kohli's go-to bowler in the longer format. (AP)
After missing home season to knee injury, Mohammed Shami gets back in the groove

It's always difficult to make a comeback from a knee injury for a fast bowler, but Mohammed Shami has been an exemption.

28 Jul 2017

Unbeaten Cook leads England 149-4 at tea against South Africa, Philander shines

Alastair Cook held firm against South Africa on the first day of the third Test at The Oval as Philander picks two wickets.

27 Jul 2017

Unsettled combination for Sri Lankan cricket team's woes in recent times, feels Muttiah Muralitharan (File| EPS)
Sri Lanka's young players not doing enough, feels spin legend Muttiah Muralitharan

Muttiah Muralitharan today blamed non-performing youngsters and an unsettled combination for Sri Lankan cricket team's woes in recent times.

27 Jul 2017

Nuwan Pradeep (center) celebrates the dismissal of India's captain Virat Kohli (AP)
Sri Lanka pacer Nuwan Pradeep happy to have dismissed India captain Virat Kohli

Sri Lanka pacer Nuwan Pradeep has expressed delight at taking the prized wicket of Indian captain Virat Kohli.

27 Jul 2017

Munaf Patel (File | AP)
Delhi Court summons cricketer Munaf Patel in cheque bounce case

Cricketer Munaf Patel was today summoned as an accused by a Delhi court in a cheque bounce case.

27 Jul 2017

County cricket helped to improve technique, taught a lot: Cheteshwar Pujara 

County cricket teaches you a lot and helps you grow as a cricketer, says Cheteshwar Pujara.

27 Jul 2017

Sachin Tendulkar. (File photo | PTI)
Sachin Tendulkar recalls 1998 Sharjah knocks against Aussies

Sachin Tendulkar described how physically tough it was, especially his famous Desert Storm knock of 143 against Australia in the late 1990s.

27 Jul 2017