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India sent in after rain delay

SOUTH Africa won the toss and sent India in to bat after a rain delay on the first day of the first Test match...

Pakistan cricketers, agent jailed over fixing scam

PAKISTAN cricketers Salman Butt, Mohammad Aamer and Mohammad Asif and agent Mazhar Majeed were all jailed today for their parts in fixing parts of...

Harbhajan spoof ad pulled out

A CONTTROVERSIAL advertisement in which India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni ridiculed team mate Harbhajan Singh has been yanked from the air, the alcohol company...

England won’t roll over in ‘dead’ Tests – Malan

In-form batsman Dawid Malan says the Ashes may be gone but England must remain aggressive in the final two Tests against Australia. Australia reclaimed the...

ICC approves dates for major events through 2019

  THE International Cricket Council (ICC) today (January 29) approved the dates for major tournaments for the next four years, up to the 2019 World...

Philander’s four skittles India on second morning

SEAMER Vernon Philander moved to 99 Test wickets as South Africa removed the last five Indian batsmen for 16 runs to bowl the tourists...

Smith warns Australia must play better in World T20

AUSTRALIAN skipper Steve Smith warned his side faced defeat in coming matches unless they improved after their thrilling three-wicket win over Bangladesh in their...

India can go and win more Tests abroad too, says Kohli

INDIA'S 3-0 home victory over South Africa is another indication of the growing stature of an improving team that can now go on and...

India kick off World T20 proper against New Zealand on March 15

HOSTS and inaugural champions India will kick off the Super 10 stage of the World Twenty20 with a March 15 match in Nagpur against...

India blow West Indies away with 63-run victory

INDIA underlined their status as the world number one Test side with a comfortable 63-run victory over West Indies in the first Test in...