Cricket News

August 16, 2014 7:35 pm

Dhoni stood tall amid ruins as England pacers ripped through India’s batting to skittle visitors for 148.

August 15, 2014 9:14 pm

Herath starred with the bat as well he was in the Sri Lanka tail that added 59 for the last two wickets.

August 15, 2014 8:56 pm

"I have would have definitely gone with Rohit Sharma because what Binny can give is that 15 overs." Laxman said.

August 16, 2014 12:46 am

Cook and Robson looked settled as England ended the day at 62/0, trailing India by 86 runs.

August 15, 2014 1:00 pm

In the past, Dhoni has so often got out, reaching out or pushing at the balls pitched outside the off-stump.

August 15, 2014 12:52 pm

Persistent rain ensures that India don’t train on the eve of the crucial final Test at the Oval.

August 15, 2014 1:19 pm

Playing his final Test match, Mahela could make just four to the disappointment for a modest crowd.

August 14, 2014 10:27 pm

Sri Lanka won the first test by seven wickets, and reached 69 without loss at lunch after winning the toss.

August 14, 2014 10:11 pm

Dhoni defended his conservative approach and also the bad form of star batsman Virat Kohli.

August 14, 2014 9:55 pm

We have to be tough on ourselves and earn the right to put in a good performance," Cook said.

August 14, 2014 7:32 pm

James Anderson needs eight wickets to move past Ian Botham's English Test record of 383 scalps.

August 14, 2014 4:45 pm

Moeen Ali started off as a seam-up bowler with Birmingham and shifted counties to find a permanent home.

August 14, 2014 3:28 pm

Crowe stressed that Dhoni was only suited for the shorter formats where he used his all rounders to good effect.

August 14, 2014 10:40 am

India A recently toured Australia for a couple of four-day games before clinching a quadrangular one-day series.

August 14, 2014 2:26 am

Two of the finest, notes Guardian’s correspondent Andy Wilson — good enough to “put his teammates to shame”.

August 14, 2014 10:38 am

During the net session, England clearly knew their backyard better and opted for 'slow' preparations.

August 14, 2014 10:58 am

Bowled Murali caught Mahela is highest bowler-fielder dismissals (77) involving a non-wicketkeeper in Test matches.

August 14, 2014 10:53 am

Mahela to hang up boots after 2nd Test vs Pak at SSC, a venue where he has scored 2,863 runs, 11 of his 34 tons.

August 13, 2014 10:31 pm

Registrar of Co-operative Societies here refused to recognise the Board's ad-hoc committee which was formed to look after the state of affairs.

August 13, 2014 5:18 pm

Second Test against Pak will be an emotional one for Sri Lanka as Jayawardene bids farewell to Test cricket.

August 13, 2014 5:04 pm

After an impressive season, Salil and Madhav will look to make most of Eng tour, and be ready for Delhi's season.

August 13, 2014 3:14 pm

After a competitive outing against South Africa, Taylor feels they should have greater share in international cricket.

August 13, 2014 2:53 pm

Former England captain wrote Anderson must not encourage his aggression at the cost of respect.

August 13, 2014 2:36 pm

Sandwiches, ordered to feed all staff and volunteers on the 4th, 5th days, were used to provide support to homeless.

August 13, 2014 2:29 pm

Stuart Broad's 'Ayrtek' helmet failed to stop the ball from getting between the peak and the grill.

August 13, 2014 10:29 am

BCCI felt that Indian skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni is the right candidate for the award.

August 13, 2014 10:14 am

Zimbabwe lost eight wickets for 83 runs on the final afternoon of the opening Test against South Africa.

August 13, 2014 10:10 am

Burton also decided Kaneria could not request the decision to be reconsidered at an oral hearing.

August 13, 2014 10:06 am

With reputations at stake at the Oval, skipper MSD has unenviable task of choosing from a squad of underachievers.

August 12, 2014 5:58 pm

A disciplinary panel found Kaneria guilty of corruption while playing for county side Essex in 2009.

August 12, 2014 3:19 pm

Akram, with Hussain and Atherton, talks about his cricketing journey and the art of swing bowling.

August 12, 2014 2:39 pm

Test cricket will bid farewell to one of its most elegant players when Jayawardene quits the longer format.

August 12, 2014 1:55 pm

Gavaskar was sitting on left side of the rear when a car coming from opposite end collided with their's.

August 12, 2014 9:53 am

MS Dhoni has taken decisions that suggest he is happy to try and hold the game where it is, says Harsha Bhogle.

August 12, 2014 9:14 am

Ajmal was previously reported in 2009 against Australia in Dubai before he cleared all the tests.

August 12, 2014 8:52 am

Two extra days give India an opportunity to regroup before attempting to level series.