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Ben Stokes is natural leader, says Ashley Giles

London: Former English batsman Ashley Giles said on Saturday that Ben Stokes is a natural leader and will support skipper…

Daniel Vettori joins Bangladesh as spin consultant

Dhaka [Bangladesh]: The Bangladesh Cricket Board on Saturday appointed former New Zealand captain Daniel Vettori as spin consultant and South…

Indian team to travel to Pakistan to participate in Davis Cup

New Delhi: Indian team will travel to Pakistan for the first time in 55 years to participate in the Davis…

Akhtar, Akram disappointed with Amir exiting Test cricket

Islamabad: Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir's decision to quit the longest format of the game has not gone down well with…

Ashes: Jofra Archer receives maiden Test call-up

London: Fast bowler Jofra Archer on Saturday received maiden Test call-up as England named a 14-man squad for the first…

Smashed records yet Meg Lanning wants more

Melbourne: Even after hitting the highest individual score ever in a women's T20 International, Australia's destructive batter Meg Lanning doesn't…

International Champions Cup: Atletico Madrid thrash Real Madrid

New Jersey : Atletico Madrid defeated Real Madrid 7-3 in the International Champions Cup on Friday (local time) at the…

Ronaldo was rested due to fatigue, says Sarri

Leeds [UK]: Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo did not feature in the team during Friday's exhibition match against Team K League…

Daniel James is ready to face ‘rough treatment’

Leeds [UK]: Manchester United winger Daniel James said he is mentally prepared and is not concerned about getting 'rough treatment'…

Lord’s pitch substandard for Test match: Joe Root

London [UK]: After winning the one-off Test match against Ireland, skipper Joe Root labelled the Lord's wicket "substandard", saying the…

Mohammad Shami’s visa rejection: BCCI writes to US Embassy

New Delhi [India]: Ahead of the India-West Indies series, a BCCI source on Saturday revealed that pacer Mohammad Shami's visa…

Kapil’s team to pick next coach, no review meeting of WC show

New Delhi: The Supreme Court-appointed Committee of Administrators (CoA) on Friday announced that the trio of Kapil Dev, Anshuman Gaekwad and…

Mohammad Amir bids adieu to Test cricket

Lahore:  Left-arm Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir on Friday announced his retirement from Test cricket. He, however, said that he will…

Kohli to attend Mumbai leg opener of PKL on Jul 27

Mumbai: As the Pro Kabaddi League Season 7 caravan arrives in Mumbai, Virat Kohli -- captain of the Indian cricket team…

Sindhu’s run at Japan Open ends, Praneeth enters semis

Tokyo: It was a mixed day for India at the Japan Open as ace shuttler B. Sai Praneeth entered the semifinals…

Yuvraj suffers from unusual dismissal in debut GT20 game

Ontario: Former India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh had an unforgettable debut at the Global T20 League. Yuvraj, who was playing his first…

Bajrang Punia is taking one challenge at a time

New Delhi: Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia, who recently got selected for the 2019 Senior World Wrestling Championship, said he focuses…

‘I can’t believe it’: Jack Leach on his innings against Ireland

London [UK]: After playing a knock of 92 runs against Ireland in the one-off Test match, Jack Leach said he…

Japan Open: Sai Praneeth enters semi-finals

Tokyo [Japan]: Indian shuttler Sai Praneeth entered the semi-finals of the ongoing Japan Open as he defeated Indonesia's Tommy Sugiarto…

BCCI announces new sponsor for team India

Mumbai (Maharashtra): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) announced a new sponsor for the Indian team on…

Yorkshire spinner Josh Poysden to miss remaining county season

London [UK]: English county Yorkshire's spinner Josh Poysden will miss the remainder of county season as he is suffering from…

Lord’s Test: England end Day 2 at 303/9, lead Ireland by 181 run

London [UK]: England ended Day 2 at 303/9, gaining a lead of 181 runs against Ireland in the one-off Test…

Arsenal confirms signing William Saliba

London [England]: England's football club Arsenal FC have confirmed signing French defender William Saliba. The player will be joining the…

India must become a sporting powerhouse: Rijiju

New Delhi: Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju thinks that Indian table tennis is on the rise and India must become a…

Pakistan’s Javeria Khan to lead women’s Global Development Squad

Dubai: Pakistan's star batter Javeria Khan has been named to lead a multi-nation Women's Global Development Squad (WGDS) that will…

Dhoni keeps word, begins training with Parachute Regiment

New Delhi: Former Indian skipper M.S. Dhoni has begun his two-month training with Indian Army's Parachute Regiment. On Wednesday, Dhoni joined…

Sindhu, Praneeth march into Japan Open quarters

Tokyo: Ace Indian shuttlers P.V. Sindhu and B. Sai Praneeth entered the quarterfinals of the ongoing Japan Open after winning their…

Bangladesh add Shafiul Islam in ODI squad against Sri Lanka

Dubai [UAE]: Bangladesh added pacer Shafiul Islam in their squad on Wednesday for the upcoming three-match ODI series against Sri…

Bangladesh, Sri Lanka will look to improve ODI rankings

Dubai [UAE]: After a downgrade performance in recently concluded World Cup, both Sri Lanka and Bangladesh will look to improve…

Sarri was my manager, not friend: Jorginho

Leeds [UK]: Chelsea's Jorginho said that the club's former manager, Maurizio Sarri, who brought the midfielder to the club, was…