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6 October, 2018 12:03 PM India vs West Indies: Kuldeep Yadav Joins Elite List After Maiden 5-Wicket Haul In Tests

Kuldeep Yadav claimed his maiden five-wicket haul in Test cricket against the Windies at Rajkot. Tim Southee (New Zealand), Ajantha Mendis (Sri Lanka), Umar Gul (Pakistan), Lasith Malinga (Sri Lanka) and Imran Tahir (South Africa) are the other bowlers to take a five-for in all three formats. Kuldeep, before this, had taken five-wicket hauls in One-Day 55

5 October, 2018 8:05 AM Virat Kohli tops active players century list with his 24th Test ton

Indian skipper Virat Kohli surpassed former Australian skipper Steve Smith (23) to record the most number of Test hundreds by an active player.  Indian skipper Virat Kohli on Friday hit his 24th Test Century and surpassed former Australian skipper Steve Smith (23) to record the most number of Test hundreds by an active player. He achieved the feat during 54

5 October, 2018 2:31 AM Steve Smith to play in Pakistan Super League cricket

Strong showings in tournaments like PSL could possibly help Steve Smith make his way back into the Aussie national team. Out of the Australian cricket team after the infamous ball-tampering incident in South Africa, Steve Smith is looking at playing as much cricket the world over as he possibly can. And he could soon be seen in action in the Pakistan 34

4 October, 2018 5:11 PM Former England Batsman Nick Compton Retires From Cricket

South Africa-born Nick Compton played 16 Tests for England, scoring two hundreds. "Of course, the pinnacle of my career was following in my grandfather Denis Compton's footsteps, having achieved my dream of playing and winning Test series for England," added Compton, who also played for Somerset in between two spells with Middlesex. Compton, who scored 35

2 October, 2018 3:50 AM Sanjay Manjrekar Blames Indian Batsmen For England Test Series Debacle

Former Indian Test batsman Sanjay Manjrekar blamed the Indian batsmen for the series loss against England. "It wasn't temperament that was letting these batsmen down. In South Africa and in England it was purely a technical problem, specifically defensive technique," he noted. Stressing on the fact that day-night Test cricket will increase viewership 48

30 September, 2018 9:43 AM Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan in top 5 as Indian cricketers dominate ICC ODI ranking

This is for the second time that Sharma is in the second position, having first reached number two in July this year.  Opener Rohit Sharma, who led his team to Asia Cup title in the absence of top-ranked Virat Kohli, on Sunday climbed two places up to a career-best second position to make it a 1-2 for India in the ICC ODI batting rankings. This is for the second 26

29 September, 2018 9:20 AM ICC modifies Duckworth-Lewis as high-scoring games become the norm

This decision involved analysis which took into account 428 T20Is and 700 ODIs comprising of about 2,40,000 deliveries The International Cricket Council has released an updated version of the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern (DLS) system on Saturday. The system will come into effect from the 30th September when Zimbabwe take on South Africa at Kimberly 58

17 September, 2018 10:39 AM India captain Virat Kohli recommended for Khel Ratna along with weightlifter Mirabai Chanu

Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli and world champion weightlifter Mirabai Chanu were Monday jointly recommended for the country's highest sporting honour the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award. Kohli will become the third Indian cricketer after legendary Sachin Tendulkar (1997) and the talismanic former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni (2007) once the sports 58

13 September, 2018 12:27 PM MS Dhoni Reveals Why He Gave Up The Team India Captaincy For Virat Kohli

MS Dhoni returns to action in the Asia Cup, beginning in the UAE on September 15. "Selecting a strong team without giving the new captain appropriate time isn't possible. I believe that I left the captaincy at the right time," Dhoni said in Ranchi recently. Dhoni had given up the Test captaincy in December 2014, when he retired from the format after 29

1 September, 2018 6:13 AM Subramaniam Badrinath Retires From All Forms Of Cricket

Subramaniam Badrinath represented India in all three formats of the game. "Somehow my hand didn't go into penning the letter over the last year. I don't know why. But having turned 38 on Thursday, I decided it was about the right time," Badrinath added. With 7,850 runs under his belt, Badrinath finished as the sixth-highest scorer in the Ranji Trophy 27