Pune: He emerged a hero in Australia's comprehensive win over India with his magical bowling but spinner Steve O' Keefe had not expected himself to cause batting collapse twice.
Published 25-Feb-2017 19:02 IST
Pune: After tasting his first loss as full-time India skipper, Virat Kohli on Saturday conceded that the 333-run loss to Australia in the first cricket Test is a big learning for him. Australia ended India's 19-match unbeaten streak after thrashing the hosts within three days to take a 1-0 lead inMore
Published 25-Feb-2017 17:33 IST
Wellington: Batting heroics from star batsman AB de Villiers and a clinical performance from the bowlers helped South Africa thrash New Zealand by 159 runs in the third ODI of the five-match series here at the Wellington Regional Stadium on Saturday.
Published 25-Feb-2017 15:14 IST
Pune: Unheralded left-arm spinner Steve O'Keefe on Saturday grabbed a sensational match-haul of 12 wickets as a sloppy India slumped to a humiliating 333-run defeat inside three days in the first cricket Test against Australia here.
Published 25-Feb-2017 15:05 IST | Updated 16:08 IST
Pune: Despite being rated lowly in the run-up to the first cricket Test against India, Australia skipper Steve Smith, whose defiant ton helped the visitors thrash the hosts by 333 runs and end their 19-match unbeaten run, is overwhelmed to register their first win in the sub-continent after a gap ofMore
Published 25-Feb-2017 12:33 IST | Updated 17:13 IST
Pune: An inexplicable batting collapse left India staring down the barrel as left-arm spinner Steeve O'Keefe's career-best six-wicket haul gave Australia a firm grip on the first cricket Test, here on Friday.
Published 24-Feb-2017 12:22 IST | Updated 17:34 IST
Pune: Umesh Yadav gave a brilliant exhibition of reverse swing bowling before Mitchell Starc's rearguard half-century helped Australia reach a competitive 256 for nine against India on a difficult first day track in the first Test.
Published 23-Feb-2017 09:41 IST | Updated 17:34 IST
Kolkata: A couple of days after the cricketing world was abuzz with the news of Mahendra Singh Dhoni's removal as the skipper of IPL franchise Rising Pune Supergiants, the just-appointed Jharkhand skipper, in his typical unfazed avatar, regaled his teammates with stories from the past in a rareMore
Published 22-Feb-2017 22:23 IST
New Delhi: Putting rest to speculations, Union Sports Minister Vijay Goel on Wednesday announced a cash prize of Rs 5 lakh for each member of the victorious Blind cricket T20 World Cup winning squad.
Published 22-Feb-2017 19:20 IST
Christchurch: New Zealand defeated South Africa by six in the second One-Day International (ODI) at the Hagley Oval here on Wednesday.
Published 22-Feb-2017 19:14 IST
Pune: India captain Virat Kohli on Wednesday credited head coach Anil Kumble for channelling his natural aggression and helping him evolve both as a cricketer and an individual.
Published 22-Feb-2017 15:52 IST
Pune: Steven Smith on Wednesday rejected former India off-spinner Harbhajan Singh's assertion that the touring Australian squad for the four-Test series against Virat Kohli's men was a weakling and said that his team was capable of competing well against the hosts.
Published 22-Feb-2017 15:09 IST
New Delhi: India's premier off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin on Tuesday congratulated the women's cricket team for pulling off a last-ball thriller against South Africa in the final of the World Cup qualifier at the P. Sara Oval in Colombo.
Published 21-Feb-2017 21:27 IST
New Delhi: Two days after being removed from captaincy of his IPL franchise Rising Pune Supergiants, Mahendra Singh Dhoni was named captain of the Jharkhand state side for the Vijay Hazare Trophy starting February 25.
Published 21-Feb-2017 20:51 IST
Pune: Rajasthan pace duo of Aniket Choudhary and Nathu Singh and Kerala's Basil Thampi are on the radar as far as the future of the Indian cricket team is concerned, coach Anil Kumble said here on Tuesday. "We have Aniket Choudhary, (Basil) Thampi, Nathu Singh as part of our scheme. Before the NewMore
Published 21-Feb-2017 19:27 IST
New Delhi: Union Sports Minister Vijay Goel on Monday felicitated the national team on winning T20 World Cup Cricket for the Blind earlier this month here. Indian won the World Cup after defeating Pakistan in the final at Bengaluru on February 12.
Published 20-Feb-2017 22:10 IST
New Delhi: Former India skipper Mohammad Azharuddin on Monday slammed the Rising Pune Supergiants management for the manner in which double World Cup-winning captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni was removed from captaincy of the IPL franchise, terming it "third rate and disrespectful".
Published 20-Feb-2017 21:51 IST
Hyderabad: On a day when Indian star cricketers like Ishant Sharma, Pujara and Irfan Pathan remained unsold, an uncapped Hyderabad rookie was picked up by local team Sunrisers Hyderabad for big amount at the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction on Monday.
Published 20-Feb-2017 18:41 IST | Updated 21:36 IST
Bengaluru: English cricketers led by all-rounder Ben Stokes and pacer Tymal Mills turned out to be the hottest purchases at the Indian Premier League (IPL) auction here on Monday, which also saw No. 1-ranked T20 International bowler Imran Tahir and India pacer Ishant Sharma failing to find anyMore
Published 20-Feb-2017 16:33 IST
Sharjah: One of the most flamboyant and controversial cricketers of his generation, former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi has finally called time on his international career. The decision, announced after the Pakistan Super League (PSL) final here on Sunday night, put an end to an illustrious andMore
Published 20-Feb-2017 15:49 IST

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