Tag: cricket

Cricket is a captain’s game, coach must take back seat

Pune: Former Indian captain Sourav Ganguly said that a coach should take a back seat in cricket as it is…

Sania Mirza has a message for the trolls ahead of India-Pak clash

NEW DELHI: Ahead of highly-anticipated India versus Pakistan encounter at the Asia Cup, India tennis star Sania Mirza send out…

‘Maa se puch ke aaya hai kya?’ this man asked Sachin on battle field

Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar is known throughout the world and is one of the greatest cricketers the world has seen…

Captains say cricket’s Asia Cup will give 2019 World Cup pointers

Dubai: Sri Lanka and Bangladesh will have an eye fixed firmly on the 2018 World Cup when they get the…

Royal Stag makes it large for cricket fans; associates with Asia Cup 2018

New Delhi: India's cricket lovers are in for a sporty and luxurious treat this cricket season as Royal Stag makes…

David Miller bids adieu to first-class cricket

Capetown: South African batsman David Miller has announced his retirement from first-class cricket. The 29-year-old, who has never played any…

BCCI reveals salary details of Indian team along with Ravi Shastri

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) made the payment details towards the Team India players public along…

Alastair Cook will be badly missed by England, says Farbrace

London: Alastair Cook will be badly missed on and off the field when he retires, England assistant coach Paul Farbrace…

England’s Anderson fined for dissent in India Test

London: England fast bowler James Anderson has been fined 15 percent of his match fee for showing dissent to the…

Strauss lauds Cook as England’s ‘greatest player’

London: Alastair Cook was lauded as England's "greatest ever player" by former opening partner Andrew Strauss during his final Test…

Cook hopes England exit leads to end of Pietersen rift

London: Alastair Cook hopes the passing of time will eventually allow him to heal his rift with Kevin Pietersen even…

Root hopes ‘century is written in the stars’ for Cook

London: Joe Root hopes "a century is written in the stars" for Alastair Cook as England try to send their…

Cook had retirement in mind for six months

London: Alastair Cook had considered retiring from England duty for the last six months before finally announcing the end of…

Australian cricket draws up cultural charter to avoid scandals

Sydney: Australian cricket is drawing up a cultural blueprint in which players will pledge to uphold certain standards in a…

England still face tough questions despite India series success

London: England may have just completed a series win over India but Monday's announcement by Alastair Cook of his impending…

Bangladesh axe Sabbir, Anamul from Asia Cup squad

Dhaka: Bangladesh have dropped batsmen Sabbir Rahman and Anamul Haque from their 15-man squad for the Asia Cup in the…

Cook hopes for fresh salvation at Southampton

Southampton: Alastair Cook will hope history repeats itself in the fourth Test against India at Southampton starting on Thursday. England's…

Kohli believes India have experience to capitalise on victory

Southampton: Virat Kohli believes India are better placed to avoid the mistakes of four years ago as they look to…

ICC wants footage from new Al Jazeera graft documentary

Sydney: The Al Jazeera TV news channel is planning a follow-up documentary about alleged corruption in cricket, Australian and global…

Sri Lanka Cricket rejects ticket ‘rip off’ claim

Colombo: Sri Lanka cricket authorities Sunday rejected claims of discrimination against England fans in the pricing of tickets for an…