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Explained: How World Cup team squad will be picked, impact of IPL on selection

Cricket World Cup team squad: It’s unlikely that the selectors will tap into the ongoing IPL to fill the gaps. Virat Kohli has already spoken about how performances in the IPL will have no bearing in the selection.

India World Cup squad announcement: Different options, same dilemma

There are several choices for the Number 4 slot in the World Cup-bound squad, but none seems to marry solidity with aggression.


Between wickets: Mike Brearley's latest book traverses 50 years of the sport

Brearley's latest book, On Cricket, traverses 50 years of the sport with palpable intellectual curiosity. It’s the work of a person who delighted in the aesthetics of the sport even when he was competing.

Top News: The controversy over Jio Institute explained, rains shut Mumbai again, and a clash of titans

Also Twitter blocks a poll handle that claims to work for the Prime Minister's office over abuse and the importance of India-South Korea ties.

Sachin Tendulkar says be passionate about your game,'chase your dreams'

Tendulkar hopes that India's football team will qualify for the FIFA World Cup 2022

‘No soccer fan’, Argentina prez thought team had won

A day after the final loss to Germany by a score of 1-0, Fernandez received the national team in the capital.


India better prepared than Chile for U-17 World Cup, says tournament director Javier Ceppi

U-17 World Cup tournament director Javier Ceppi acknowledged India are on course to successfully host the competition despite a budget crunch.

U-19 World Cup: India beat Sri Lanka by 97 runs, seal spot in final

Fifties by Anmolpreet Singh and Sarfaraz Khan followed by three-wickets by Mayanak Dagar help India beat Sri Lanka comfortably.

U19 World Cup: Rishabh Pant helps India beat Namibia by 197 runs, enter semis

India posted a huge total of 349/6 after Rishbah Pant and then the bowlers restricted Namibia to hand India a 197-run win.

U-19 World Cup: India so far so good, now for the better

Rahul Dravid urges boys to produce more of same that got India to the U-19 World Cup semis where they face Sri Lanka.

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Australia's road to fifth World Cup win

Australia have had clinical in the tournament and prevailed in the final against New Zealand.

Fans perform 'havans', offer prayers as India take on Australia in World Cup semi-final

As India gear up for the big semi-final, fans went into frenzy to wish them all the success.


India's 30 probables for the 2015 World Cup

The list of 30 probables for the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup, a final squad of 15 members will be picked out of these 30.

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As Virat Kohli turns 30, a look at his journey from 0 to 10,000 runs

With every year, Virat Kohli kept elevating his game, eventually culminating in him scaling the 10k peak in ODIs faster than anyone else.


FIFA World Cup 2018 Final: France vs Croatia Match Preview

The final World Cup match will be played in Moscow on Sunday between France and Croatia before we have to wait another four years for the world's biggest football tournament to return. France, World Cup champions of 1998 will play Croatia, who are pl

FIFA World Cup 2018 Semi-Final | England vs Croatia Match Preview

FIFA World Cup 2018 Semi-Final: England vs Croatia Match Preview In the second semifinal clash of the World Cup 2018, it will be England who will take on Croatia. The two teams have defeated tough oppositions in the knockouts and will be eager to rea

2018 FIFA World Cup: France vs Uruguay | Brazil vs Belgium Match Preview

After group stages and round of 16 at the FIFA World Cup, things get tougher with eight teams remaining in the competition and quest for silverware getting all the more daunting.