Monday, Dec 22, 2014
Doors remain shut for Pietersen despite Cook’s exit: ECB
Doors remain shut for Pietersen despite Cook’s exit: ECB

Pietersen released a book in October which contained attacks on the ECB and several of his former team mates.

Sunderland get the better of Newcastle in Tyne-Wear derby
Sunderland get the better of Newcastle in Tyne-Wear derby

It was only Sunderland's third league victory of the season and lifted them to 14th place with 19 points.

Same players have to play more matches to get experience: Dhoni
Same players have to play more matches to get experience: Dhoni

India have now lost six Tests in a row Down Under starting from the series opener in the 2011-12 series.

Railways pacers put Karnataka on the mat

Karnataka, surprisingly, opted to bat first before Railways bowlers reduced them to 207/7 on Day 1.

Afridi to retire from ODIs after 2015 World Cup

Afridi, 34, has played 389 one-day internationals plus 27 tests and 77 T20 matches for Pakistan.

Rajasthan win toss, but Delhi win day

After Rajasthan's 141/10, hosts Delhi were 10/1 at stumps with Varun Sood and Unmukt Chand battling on.


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Marsh ruled out of Boxing Day Test, uncapped Joe Burns included
India tour of Australia

Marsh pulled up with a hamstring problem on the opening day of the second Test in Brisbane.

Andhra post 160/3 against Services on Day 1

Andhra Pradesh batsmen did well on a murky opening day at Palam Grounds in the four-day encounter.

ATK team received with fervour in the 'City of Joy'

Terming this a fabulous milestone, Ganguly further said there would be many more titles in future.

'Tendulkar's presence really galvanised the team'
Indian Super Leauge

Blasters captain said that Tendulkar spoke to the side after their 0-1 loss to Atletico de Kolkata in the final.

Madrid beat San Lorenzo 2-0 to win Club WC

The cup added to Madrid's 2014 trophy haul of Champions League, Copa del Rey, and European Super Cup.

India's Shiva Keshavan wins silver at Asian Luge Championship

Keshavan's Asian records -- the start record of 3.191 seconds and his speed record of 134.3 kmph remain intact.

Dhoni & Co fume at ‘uneven’ practice pitch
India tour of Australia

The Indian management had by then made it a point to make an announcement that the opener would be batting despite battling pain.

Ishant fined 15 percent of match fee; Australia fined for slow over-rate
India tour of Australia

Sharma was fined for using inappropriate language after dismissing Smith during Australia's first innings.

'These 20 minutes are the most important of my life'
Indian Super League

The 22-year-old headed the winning goal in stoppage time, after starting from the bench in the 74th minute.

Success with Rwanda gives Stephen Constantine shot at India job

A few AIFF officials have thrown their weight behind former manager Stephen Constantine as the chief coach.

After insult, more injury: Jadeja hurt during training
India tour of Australia

Clearer picture of Jadeja's injury will available only on Sunday after reports of scans done are obtained.

Saina loses in BWF Super Series semifinal

After losing the 1st set Tai slowly gained confidence & put pressure on Saina, who suddenly seemed clueless.

Cook not picked for England WC squad, Morgan to lead

England will warm up for the World Cup by playing in a Tri-Series competition in Australia next month.

Johnson comes back to bite

Australia win second Test by 4 wickets after Johnson, who shone with bat on Day 3, finds rhythm with ball.

What went wrong for India on Day 4 of Brisbane Test
India tour of Australia

Four points to ponder after India's 4-wicket loss to Australia in the 2nd Test at the Gabba.

'India should avoid verbal spats with Aussies'

With India trailing 0-2 in the four-match Test series, possibility of another whitewash looms large.

Kolkata pip Kerala to win inaugural ISL
Indian Super League

Kolkata's Rafique headed in a Pody corner with just seconds to spare to help ATK to the title.