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16 Jan 2017 | 8:12 PM
Ahmedabad, Jan 16 (UNI) Three top office bearers of the Gujarat Cricket Association including its Chief Executive Officer (CEO) cum treasurer Dheerajbhai Jogani today resigned from their posts in the wake of the recent acceptance of Lodha Committee's recommendations by the Supreme Court. Sharesee more..
16 Jan 2017 | 4:29 PM
Ahmedabad, Jan 16 (UNI) The construction work for the world's largest cricket stadium with a spectator capacity of 1. Sharesee more..
16 Jan 2017 | 2:29 PM
WELLINGTON, Jan 16 (Reuters) After being flogged around the Basin Reserve for 595 runs, New Zealand captain Kane Williamson felt his bowlers had responded superbly to set up an improbable seven-wicket first test victory against Bangladesh on the final day on Monday. Sharesee more..
16 Jan 2017 | 2:23 PM
WELLINGTON, Jan 16 (Reuters) Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim was taken to hospital today after being hit on the head by a bouncer from New Zealand's Tim Southee but was reported to be doing "fine". Sharesee more..
16 Jan 2017 | 2:01 PM
MELBOURNE, Jan 16 (REUTERS) Victorian all-rounder Marcus Stoinis will replace the injured Mitchell Marsh in Australia's one day international squad for the ongoing series against Pakistan, Cricket Australia said on Monday. Sharesee more..
16 Jan 2017 | 1:58 PM
* Williamson century key to victory late on final day * Bangladesh captain okay after being struck in head * New Zealand win despite conceding almost 600 in first innings (Adds quotes, details) WELLINGTON, Jan 16 (REUTERS) Kane Williamson seized New Zealand's run chase by the scruff of the neck to lead his side to an improbable seven-wicket victory against Bangladesh on the final day of the first test at the Basin Reserve on Monday. Sharesee more..
16 Jan 2017 | 1:49 PM
MELBOURNE, Jan 16 (Reuters) Romania's Simona Halep became the first seed to be bundled out of the Australian Open today when she was beaten 6-3 6-1 by American Shelby Rogers. Sharesee more..
15 Jan 2017 | 8:04 PM
MELBOURNE, Jan 15 (Reuters) Pakistan's stand-in captain Mohammad Hafeez hit a fighting fifty to set up a comprehensive six-wicket victory against Australia in the second one-day international today that levelled the five-match series. Sharesee more..
14 Jan 2017 | 4:31 PM
JOHANNESBURG, Jan 14 (Reuters) Fast bowler Kagiso Rabada ripped through Sri Lanka's batting lineup as South Africa forced the follow-on and grabbed another wicket before lunch on the third day of the third and final test at the Wanderers today. Sharesee more..
14 Jan 2017 | 3:29 PM
Hyderabad, Jan 14 (UNI) Former India captain Mohammad Azharuddin's dream to become the President of Hyderabad Cricket Association (HCA) suffered a huge blow as his nomination paper has been rejected by the returning officer. Sharesee more..
14 Jan 2017 | 2:30 PM
SYDNEY, Jan 14 (Reuters) Cricket's shortest Twenty20 format should be restricted to domestic franchises to maintain the relevance of one-day internationals, Pakistan coach Mickey Arthur has said. Sharesee more..
14 Jan 2017 | 12:35 PM
WELLINGTON, Jan 14 (Reuters) Tom Latham scored his sixth test century as New Zealand made a steady 292 for three in reply to Bangladesh's mammoth first innings total when bad light stopped play with three overs remaining on the third day of the first test today. Sharesee more..
13 Jan 2017 | 5:32 PM
Undated, Jan 13 (Reuters) Australia's Matthew Wade struck his maiden one-day century to help secure a comprehensive 92-run victory over a disjointed Pakistan in the first one-day international in Brisbane today. Sharesee more..
13 Jan 2017 | 4:25 PM
JOHANNESBURG, Jan 13 (Reuters) A magnificent spell of hostile fast bowling from Nuwan Pradeep hauled Sri Lanka back into contention as they reduced South Africa to 398 for eight at lunch on day two of the third and final test at the Wanderers today. Sharesee more..
13 Jan 2017 | 11:46 AM
WELLINGTON, Jan 13 (REUTERS) Shakib Al Hasan stroked the highest individual score for Bangladesh and combined with Mushfiqur Rahim in a record partnership on the second day of the first test against New Zealand at the Basin Reserve today. Sharesee more..
12 Jan 2017 | 4:25 PM
JOHANNESBURG, Jan 12 (Reuters) Sri Lanka claimed the wickets of South African openers Stephen Cook and Dean Elgar on the first morning of the third and final test as the home side went to lunch at 79 for two wickets at the Wanderers today. Sharesee more..
12 Jan 2017 | 3:12 PM
New Delhi, Jan 12 (UNI) Days after being sacked by the Supreme Court from the post of secretary of BCCI, Ajay Shirke had triggered a fresh controversy saying the board was incapable to host the England team for the limited-overs series due to lack of funds with the state associations. Sharesee more..
12 Jan 2017 | 2:48 PM
SYDNEY, Jan 12 (REUTERS) Swashbuckling batsman Chris Lynn will make his one-day international debut alongside pace bowler Billy Stanlake in Australia's first match against Pakistan in Brisbane tomorrow. Sharesee more..
12 Jan 2017 | 2:44 PM
WELLINGTON, Jan 12 (Reuters) Persistent rain and bad light affected much of the opening day's play in the first test between New Zealand and Bangladesh today with the visitors handily placed on 154 for three after being asked to bat on a green Basin Reserve wicket. Sharesee more..
12 Jan 2017 | 2:36 PM
Undated, Jan 12 (Reuters) West Indies will host a full series, including three tests, against Pakistan beginning on March 31, the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has said. Sharesee more..
12 Jan 2017 | 2:29 PM
JOHANNESBURG, Jan 12 (Reuters) South Africa captain Faf du Plessis won the toss and opted to bat in the third and final test against Sri Lanka today, a match that sees Hashim Amla earn his 100th cap for the home side. Sharesee more..
11 Jan 2017 | 7:08 PM
New Delhi, Jan 11 (UNI) The BCCI today appointed Anand Date as Team India's strength and conditioning coach after Shankar Basu opted for a break from the limited overs series against England, slated to start on January 15. Sharesee more..
11 Jan 2017 | 3:09 PM
WELLINGTON, Jan 11 (Reuters) Ross Taylor's return to New Zealand's test side following eye surgery has provided an interesting subtext for their two-match series against Bangladesh that starts on Thursday as he seeks to surpass former mentor Martin Crowe. Sharesee more..
10 Jan 2017 | 7:53 PM
Indore, Jan 10 (UNI) Ranji Champions Mumbai were all out for 228 on day one of the finals against Gujarat here today. Sharesee more..
09 Jan 2017 | 4:04 PM
Mumbai, Jan 9 (UNI) England's limited-overs skipper Eoin Morgan reckons that beating Team India at their own backyard would be a tough challenge for his side in the upcoming ODI and T20 series. Sharesee more..
09 Jan 2017 | 3:00 PM
* O'Keefe set to partner Lyon in India * Zampa also hopeful for selection SYDNEY, Jan 9 (REUTERS) Steve O'Keefe's hopes of joining the Australian slow-bowling attack in the four-test series in India from next month have been boosted after the left-arm spinner was withdrawn from the remainder of the Big Bash League to prepare for the tour. Sharesee more..
09 Jan 2017 | 1:43 PM
SYDNEY, Jan 9 (Reuters) Steve O'Keefe's hopes of joining the Australian slow-bowling attack in the four-test series in India from next month have been boosted after the left-arm spinner was withdrawn from the remainder of the Big Bash League to prepare for the tour. Sharesee more..
08 Jan 2017 | 12:43 PM
SYDNEY, Jan 8 (REUTERS) Australia paceman Josh Hazlewood will be rested for Friday's one-day international series opener against Pakistan at Brisbane to manage the fast bowler's workload, coach Darren Lehmann said today. Sharesee more..
08 Jan 2017 | 12:23 PM
Undated, Jan 8 (REUTERS) Corey Anderson smashed 10 sixes in his unbeaten 94 as New Zealand completed a 3-0 sweep of their Twenty20 series against Bangladesh with a 27-run win in the final match at Mount Maunganui today. Sharesee more..
07 Jan 2017 | 5:39 PM
New Delhi, Jan 7 (UNI) Team India skipper Virat Kohli today paid tribute to MS Dhoni, who decided to step down from his post as the limited-overs skipper on Wednesday. Sharesee more..