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World Cup: Mighty India face depleted, out-of-form South Africa

Virat Kohli will embark on the most defining journey of his international career, carrying the hopes of more than a billion when he leads...

Women seek their place in sun at World Cup

THE WOMEN’S World Cup opens in Mumbai on Thursday (January 31) with the cricketers hoping to put aside memories of an unsettling build-up and...

West Indies beat India despite Sharma’s 95

ROHIT Sharma’s sparkling 95 was in vain as West Indies beat India by 16 runs in the third one-day international to stay afloat in...

Cricket’s ‘magic’ up in smoke without live audience: Kohli

India captain Virat Kohli believes cricket will be robbed of its "magical moments" if games are forced into empty stadiums when the sport emerges...

Younis, Asad resist Lanka’s victory charge

YOUNIS Khan and Asad Shafiq resisted Sri Lanka's victory charge by sharing an unbroken fifth wicket stand of 70 runs to take Pakistan to...

Row over Indian official’s alleged role in Zimbabwe rape case

The second-string Indian cricket team's tour of Zimbabwe was today struck by a controversy after an official associated with one of the sponsors of...

Harbhajan’s mother in a spin over Dhoni spoof commercial

SPIN bowler Harbhajan Singh's mother has filed a legal notice against a liquor company for running an advertisement in which India captain Mahendra Singh...

Tendulkar named Wisden Cricketer of Year

SACHIN Tendulkar has been named Wisden’s Cricketer of the Year for 2010, crowning a golden month for “the little master” which also saw him...

BCCI to retain Shastri director till 2015 World Cup

THE all-powerful working committee of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Friday (September 26) retained former India all-rounder Ravi Shastri...

ICC blow for India, England, Australia

THE boards of India, England and Australia will no longer be permanent members of the International Cricket Council's decision-making executive committee, the governing body...