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India’s fringe players sense opportunity in Zimbabwe series

ZIMBABWE may not be the strongest of opponents but the importance of an away series against them is not lost on India's fringe players...

Gautam Gambhir to pay for expenses of kids of CRPF men killed in Sukma

Cricketer Gautam Gambhir, who has been of late tweeting a lot about the sacrifices made by India's armed forces, will be paying for the...

Dream Team’ initiative by to mark 500th Test

Among the many preparations for the historical 500th test of the Indian cricket team, the Indian Cricket Board (BCCI) has launched a fan engagement initiative...

England ponder Panesar recall for Pakistan series

ENGLAND could include a second specialist spinner when they name their squad today for a three-Test series against Pakistan in the United Arab Emirates....

Australia’s Pattinson destroys India

INDIA were skittled for 191 as young Australian paceman James Pattinson ripped out the heart of the tourists’ powerful batting line-up in the second...

Anil Kumble lands top ICC job

FORMER Indian captain Anil Kumble was on Thursday (October 12) appointed head of the influential ‘cricket committee’ of the International Cricket Council (ICC), replacing...

India reach semis after thumping Bangladesh

FORMER champions India became the first team to qualify for the World Twenty20 semi-finals after half-centuries from Virat Kohli and Rohit Sharma secured a...

Bowlers refused bail as top court raps Indian board

    THREE cricketers were refused bail on Tuesday (May 21) after they appeared in court in New Delhi on spotfixing charges as senior judges rapped...

Bangladesh shuts Islamic seminary, forbids banners for India tours

BANGLADESH authorities have shut down an Islamic seminary next to a cricket stadium in Dhaka and forbidden provocative banners ahead of the Indian team's...

Cricket: Greats lament ‘sad day’ as Kohli topples Kumble

Batting great Sunil Gavaskar lamented a "sad day" after Anil Kumble stepped down as India coach over a rift with captain Virat Kohli, leaving...