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Australia topple India in test rankings

Australia moved to the top of the official test rankings on Friday but coach Justin Langer said the toppled India team still remained the benchmark for...

Ramakant Achrekar the man who discovered Tendulkar passes away

Ramakant Achrekar, the celebrated cricket coach credited for discovering Sachin Tendulkar, died Wednesday. He was 87 and, according to a family member, had been battling...

Yuvraj announces retirement from international cricket

Yuvraj Singh, India's middle-over batting lynchpin in two World Cup triumphs, is to retire from international cricket with immediate effect, the 37-year-old said on Monday. The...

Ashwin spins India to series victory against Sri Lanka

INDIA gave themselves a boost before next month's Twenty20 World Cup at home as Ravichandran Ashwin grabbed four wickets in their series-clinching nine-wicket victory...

Sangakkara master class sinks India

KUMAR Sangakkara hit a brilliant 103 as Sri Lanka survived anxious moments to overcome India by two wickets in a thrilling last-over finish on...

Kallis to join South Africa coaching set-up

Cricket South Africa have appointed former test stalwart Jacques Kallis as batting consultant ahead of the four-test series with England, while Charl Langeveldt is...

Pakistan say money no issue in India series

PAKISTAN cricket chiefs on Wednesday (July 18) dismissed reports they had sought a share of revenues from their planned tour of India later this...

Pakistan hope for answer on India series soon

INDIA's cricket chief has invited his Pakistani counterpart Shaharyar Khan for a visit to discuss the prospect of a series which has run into...

Dhoni keeps silence on shock Test retirement

MAHENDRA Singh Dhoni would not elaborate on Thursday (January 15) about his sudden retirement from Test cricket, ahead of leading India in the one-day...

Youngsters guide Sri Lanka to draw, India claim series

Sri Lanka's unheralded youngsters, led by Dhananjaya De Silva, cashed in on the ineffectiveness of Indian spinners, holding on for a draw in the...