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2nd ODI: SL seal series win with 161-run drubbing of WI
Hambantonta (Sri Lanka), Feb 26 (IANS) Centuries from Avishka Fernando and Kusal Mendis and masterful spells by Wanindu Hasaranda and Lakshan Sandakan helped Sri Lanka stroll to a 161-run win over the West Indies in the second ODI here on Wednesday. In the process, Sri Lanka took an unassialable 2-0 lead in the three-match series.
2020-02-26
Category: India, New Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Hope everything neutralises soon: Rohit on Delhi violence
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) India opener Rohit Sharma on Wednesday termed the Delhi violence as a sight which is not "great" and said that he hopes normalcy is restored soon.
2020-02-26
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Ishant praise for Chandigarh girl who took 10 wickets
Christchurch, Feb 26 (IANS) Senior most India pacer Ishant Sharma on Wednesday heaped praise on Chandigarh's Kashvee Gautam who took 10 wickets in 4.5 overs to seal a 161-run win for her team against Arunachal Pradesh in a Womens Under-19 One Day Trophy match at KSRM College Ground in Kadapa, Andhra Pradesh.
2020-02-26
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
T20 WWC: Pakistan log landmark win over West Indies
Canberra, Feb 26 (IANS) Pakistan claimed the scalp of West Indies as they outplayed the 2016 winners by eight wickets to begin their ICC Womens T20 World Cup campaign with an eight-wicket victory here on Wednesday.
2020-02-26
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Virat Kohli loses top spot in ICC Test rankings
Christchurch, Feb 26 (IANS) India captain Virat Kohli has lost his numero uno spot in the ICC Test rankings after managing only 21 runs in his two innings in the first Test against New Zealand in Wellington, which his side lost by 10 wickets to concede a 1-0 lead in the two-match series. He has been replaced by Australia's Steve Smith.
2020-02-26
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
10PL-WC: India, Pakistan to clash yet again at Sharjah
Dubai, Feb 26 (IANS) Traditional rivals India and Pakistan will once again go head to head at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium in Sharjah when an especially drawn-up India XI and Pakistan XI will clash against each other on the sidelines of the third edition of the 10PL-World Cup of tennis ball cricket tournament on March 11.
2020-02-26
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Shaw a natural stroke-player & knows how to get runs: Kohli
Christchurch, Feb 26 (IANS) India skipper Virat Kohli feels young Prithvi Shaw, who didn't have a great outing in the first Test against New Zealand, is a "very destructive" player and all that he needs to do is have a clear frame of mind to come good.
2020-02-26
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Swinging the ball was an issue for Indian bowlers, feels Manjrekar
New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) Going into the Test series against New Zealand, a lot was spoken about the Indian pace battery with fans even expecting the Indian bowlers led by Jasprit Bumrah to make shortwork of the Kiwi batsmen. With Ishant Sharma also managing to get fit for the opening match, it was seen as a big boost for the Virat Kohli-led side. But in the end, the Indians lost the opening game by 10 wickets and the bowlers cut a sorry figure, apart from Ishant.
2020-02-26
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Jhye to remain in SA, Australia name squad for NZ ODIs
Melbourne, Feb 26 (IANS) Australia have named an unchanged squad for the three-match ODI series against New Zealand slated to be played next month. Right-arm pacer Jhye Richardson, who is recovering from serious shoulder injury, has not been picked in the 14-member squad.
2020-02-26
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Dhoni is a bowler's captain: Pragyan Ojha
Mumbai, Feb 25 (IANS) Former India spinner Pragyan Ojha praised his ex-captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, saying that the veteran wicketkeeper-batsman was a "bowler's captain."
2020-02-25
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
Mushfiqur should go to Pak with team for tour: BCB chief
Mirpur (Bangladesh), Feb 25 (IANS) Bangladesh Cricket Board president Nazmul Hassan said that wicketkeeper and star batsman Mushfiqur Rahim should go to Pakistan for the one-off ODI and second Test in Karachi in April like any other contracted players.
2020-02-25
Category: India, Punjab,Sports,Cricket
Warner happy with positive response on Cape Town return
Cape Town, Feb 25 (IANS) David Warner is "overwhelmed" by the response he and Steve Smith have got from South African fans on their return to the country for the first time since the ball-tampering scandal.
2020-02-25
Category: International, South Africa,Sports,Cricket
Kapil Dev questions 'in-form' Rahul's absence from Test team
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Former India skipper Kapil Dev has criticised Virat Kohli's boys following their thrashing in the Test series opener in Wellington, a game which they lost by 10 wickets at the Basin Reserve on Monday.
2020-02-25
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
IPL: Rajasthan Royals to train in Guwahati from Feb 27 to 29
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) With the Rajasthan High Court set to hear the petition filed against Rajasthan Royals' decision to host two IPL games in Guwahati on March 17, the franchise has decided to use the facilities at the Barsapara Cricket Stadium for a three-day camp that will help them get a hang of conditions in what could turn out to be their second home ground.
2020-02-25
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
T20 WC: Pandey wants to see more fearless innings from Verma
Perth, Feb 24 (IANS) India seamer Shikha Pandey said on Monday that India will be urging their youngsters to keep playing fearless cricket after Shafali Verma produced another striking display in their 18-run victory over Bangladesh in the T20 World Cup.
2020-02-24
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Ahead of IPL 13, Star Sports launches 'khel bolega' TVC
Mumbai, Feb 24 (IANS) The Indian Premier League (IPL) fever has caught on early this year with fan expectations and chatter pouring in much ahead of the start of the tournament, triggered further with the announcement of the schedule last week.
2020-02-24
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
T20 WC: Haynes helps Australia survive scare against Sri Lanka
Perth, Feb 24 (IANS) Rachael Haynes turned out to be the unlikely hero for Australia as she struck a classy half-century to help the hosts overcome a mighty scare against Sri Lanka in their Group A game at the WACA on Monday.
2020-02-24
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Feb 24, 2010: When 'Superman' Tendulkar scored a double in ODIs
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) February 24, 2010 was not just any other day in Indian cricket and for its million fans. It was the day when Sachin Tendulkar -- considered as the 'God of cricket' by many in our country -- became the first male cricketer to score a double-hundred in One-Day Internationals (ODIs).
2020-02-24
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
SA vs AUS 2nd T20I: SA level series with 6-wicket win
Port Elizabeth (South Africa), Feb 23 (IANS) South Africa levelled their three-match T20I series against Australia with 12-run win in the second match in Port Elizabeth on Sunday. Captain Quinton de Kock smashed 70 off 47 balls while Lungi Ngidi took three wickets as the Proteas levelled the series 1-1.
2020-02-23
Category: International, Virgin Islands, U.s.,Sports,Cricket
Women's T20 WC: SA beat England by six wickets
Perth, Feb 23 (IANS) South Africa beat England by six wickets in a thriller to make a good start to their 2020 ICC Women's T20 World Cup campaign. Migon Du Preez, who became the first South African woman to play 100 T20Is in this match, held her nerves to hit a six and a four in the third and fourth ball of the last over of the match to see her team through.
2020-02-23
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Ranji QFs: Gujarat through to semis, Saurashtra get close
Valsad (Gujarat), Feb 23 (IANS) Gujarat beat Goa and became the first team to reach Ranji Trophy 2019-20 semifinals, while Saurashtra moved closer to seal a place in the final four as the fourth day of the quarterfinal came to an end.
2020-02-23
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
B'desh vs Zim ODIs: Mashrafe returns as captain
Dhaka, Feb 23 (IANS) Mashrafe Mortaza returns as captain of the Bangladesh ODI squad while two debutants will feature in their first two ODIs against Zimbabwe. Mohammad Naim and Afif Hossain have been included in the 15-man squad that was announced by the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) on Sunday.
2020-02-23
Category: International, Bangladesh,Sports,Cricket
B'desh vs Zim: Mominul, Najmul 50s help host get close to lead
Dhaka, Feb 23 (IANS) Fifties from captain Mominul Haque and Najmul Hossain Shanto helped Bangladesh get within 25 runs of Zimbabwe's first innings total on Day 2 of the one off Test between the two sides at the Sher-e-Bangla stadium in Dhaka.
2020-02-23
Category: International, Bangladesh,Sports,Cricket
Knockout tournament for us, we're ready: Lanning in Women's T20 WC
Perth, Feb 23 (IANS) Australia skipper Meg Lanning feels it's a knockout tournament now for her team after the shock defeat to India, as the reigning champions get ready to take on Sri Lanka here on Monday.
2020-02-23
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
ICC Women's T20 WC: Devine's 6th consecutive 50 helps NZ beat SL
Perth, Feb 22 (IANS) Sophie Devine once again proved unstoppable as her sixth consecutive 50+ score steered New Zealand to victory in their ICC Women's T20 World Cup 2020 opener against Sri Lanka.
2020-02-22
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Ranji quarters: Gujarat cruising, Saurashtra in driver's seat
Valsad (Gujarat), Feb 22 (IANS) Chintan Gaja, who had scored a fifty as Gujarat posted a mammoth 602/8d in the first innings, picked up five wickets as Goa were bowled out for 173. While Goa skipper Amit Verma scored 56, he hardly found any support as Gujarat opened up a big 429-run lead in the first innings.
2020-02-22
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
PSL: Tariq Wasim entitled to use phone in dugout, says PCB
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) had cleared the air over the use of mobile phone in the dugout during the Karachi Kings-Peshawar Zalmi game in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) on Friday in Karachi. The PCB said it was a case of confusion as the Karachi Kings' team sheet had failed to name Tariq Wasim as the team manager.
2020-02-22
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
SA fined for slow over-rate in 1st T20I against Aus
Johannesburg, Feb 22 (IANS) South Africa have been fined 20 per cent of their match fee for maintaining a slow over-rate against Australia in the first Twenty20 International in Johannesburg on Friday.
2020-02-22
Category: International, South Africa,Sports,Cricket
B'desh vs Zim Test: Zimbabwe 228/6 at the end of Day 1
Dhaka, Feb 22 (IANS) Zimbabwe were 228/6 at the end of Day 1 of their one-off Test against Bangladesh in Dhaka on Saturday. Craig Ervine scored a century but Nayeem Hasan's four-wicket haul pegged the visitors back in a see-saw opening day.
2020-02-22
Category: International, Bangladesh,Sports,Cricket
PSL 2020: Team official spotted using mobile in dug-out
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Just two days after the start of the 2020 season of the Pakistan Super League (PSL), a controversy has broken out after a team official was spotted using mobile phone in the dugout.
2020-02-22
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Wellington Test: Williamson puts NZ just ahead of India
Wellington, Feb 22 (IANS) Kane Williamson scored a brilliant 89 to put New Zealand ahead but India clawed their way right back into the game by the end of the second day of the first Test at the Basin Reserve on Saturday.
2020-02-22
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
We didn't adapt to Poonam's slower deliveries: Healy
Sydney, Feb 21 (IANS) Alyssa Healy admitted that Australia walked into Poonam Yadavs trap as the leg-spinner inspired India to a 17-run victory in the ICC Womens T20 World Cup opener here on Friday.
2020-02-21
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Australia put India to bat in Women's T20 WC opener (Toss)
Sydney, Feb 21 (IANS) Australia captain Meg Lanning won the toss and elected to field in the Women's T20 World Cup opener against India at the Sydney Showground Stadium on Friday.
2020-02-21
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
ECB in talks with BCCI to allow Indian women in 'The Hundred'
London, Feb 21 (IANS) If things turn out well between the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) and Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), some of the Indian women cricketers might be seen in action in 'The Hundred' competition slated to be played later in the year in the UK.
2020-02-21
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Pragyan retires from int'l cricket, says time to move on
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Left-arm Indian spinner Pragyan Ojha on Friday announced his retirement from all forms of international cricket with immediate effect. Ojha took to Twitter to make the announcement about his decision.
2020-02-21
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Ranji Trophy: Parthiv shines for Gujarat, Anustup lifts Bengal (Roundup)
Valsad (Gujarat), Feb 20 (IANS) Seasoned Gujarat captain Parthiv Patel struck an unbeaten century to take his side to 330/4 against Goa at stumps on Day 1 of the first Ranji Trophy quarterfinal at the Sardar Patel Stadium here on Thursday.
2020-02-20
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
Rajasthan HC defers IPL hearing to March 17
Jaipur, Feb 20 (IANS) In what could be a blow to Rajasthan Royals' plans of hosting a couple of their home games in Guwahati for the 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), the Rajasthan High Court has deferred their hearing to March 17.
2020-02-20
Category: India, Rajasthan,Sports,Cricket
Mayank isn't Sehwag or Warner, but has clarity of mind: Gambhir
New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Former India opener Gautam Gambhir has backed Mayank Agarwal to shine in the upcoming two-Test series against New Zealand, starting Friday in Wellington. Gambhir feels that even though the youngster isn't as destructive as a Virender Sehwag or David Warner, Agarwal's clarity of mind is his biggest strength.
2020-02-20
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Mani hints at shift in Pak stand on hosting Asia Cup
Lahore, Feb 19 (IANS) Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Ehsan Mani said on Wednesday that the country may be ready to give up the hosting rights of the Asia Cup T20 tournament which is slated to be held in September 2020.
2020-02-19
Category: International, Pakistan,Sports,Cricket
MI junior cricket meet: Gosavi, Gadkar star in St. Xavier's win
Mumbai, Feb 19 (IANS) Yash Gosavi and Sudhanshu Gadkar struck exciting half centuries to guide St. Xavier's High School, Airoli to an emphatic 147-run win over NL Dalmia High School, Mira Road in the under-14 boys match of the Mumbai Indians Junior Cricket Tournament here on Wednesday.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
Hazlewood wants to 'Mankad' Pujara
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Australia pacer Josh Hazlewood wants to 'Mankad Cheteshwar Pujara if he gets a chance during their home Test series against India later this year.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Gambhir's dream of FC cricket at Yamuna Sports Complex gets boost
New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Former India opener Gautam Gambhir's dream of hosting first-class cricket at the Yamuna Sports Complex is all set to get accomplished as the construction of two new dressing rooms inside the stadium is about to get completed.
2020-02-19
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Bowling action of US' Nisarg Patel found to be illegal
Dubai, Feb 19 (IANS) The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Wednesday announced that an independent assessment has found the bowling action of Nisarg Patel of the US to be illegal and as such he has has been suspended from bowling in international cricket with immediate effect.
2020-02-19
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Addition of Ishant adds new dynamics to Indian bowling: Taylor
Wellington, Feb 19 (IANS) Experienced New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor has cautioned his team not to just focus on Jasprit Bumrah and play other Indian bowlers with utmost concentration as well during the upcoming two-Test series.
2020-02-19
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
BCCI shares bird's eye view of picturesque Motera Stadium
Ahmedabad, Feb 18 (IANS) The BCCI on Tuesday shared a bird's eye view of the picturesque Motera Stadium, which is the world's largest cricket stadium.
2020-02-18
Category: India, Gujarat,Sports,Cricket
'Warner, Smith had great dress rehearsal for SA tour in Eng'
Melbourne, Feb 18 (IANS) Australia head coach Justin Langer believes his team had a great "dress rehearsal for South Africa" when they played against England in their own backyard last year.
2020-02-18
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Akhtar questions Ind-Pak cricket ban, amid 'tamatar, pyaz' business
Lahore, Feb 18 (IANS) Former speedster Shoaib Akhtar believes that India and Pakistan should resume bilateral cricketing ties as they compete with each other in other sports and also have an ongoing trade relationship.
2020-02-18
Category: International, Pakistan,Sports,Cricket
'No DRS' in Ranji quarters won't affect umpiring standards: Karim
New Delhi, Feb 18 (IANS) The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) had promised the use of the Decision Review System (DRS) in the knockout stages of the Ranji Trophy. But even as the premier domestic tournament enters the business end, it has come to the fore that the technology will not be used in the quarter-final matches that start from Thursday. But GM Cricket Operations Saba Karim is confident that not using the DRS will not affect the umpiring standards in the crucial stage of the tournament.
2020-02-18
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Du Plessis, Rabada return to SA squad for Australia T20Is
Johannesburg, Feb 17 (IANS) South Africa pace spearhead Kagiso Rabada and former captain Faf du Plessis have returned to the T20I side for the upcoming three-match T20I series against Australia, Cricket South Africa announced on Monday.
2020-02-17
Category: International, South Africa,Sports,Cricket
Would look to carry forward IPL momentum, eyeing T20 WC: Shardul
Mumbai, Feb 17 (IANS) Shardul Thakur would like to forget his tour of New Zealand in a hurry. But the India pacer feels he can pick up steam in the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) and take the momentum forward as he eyes a T20 World Cup berth.
2020-02-17
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket