01 Dec 2015
New Delhi: India's spinners have accounted for 47 out of 50 South African wickets in the Test series so far but leg-spinner Amit Mishra is a little disappointed that debate on nature of pitches has undermined the good performances of Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja and him.
01 Dec 2015
Manikata (Malta): The Commonwealth Games is in talks with the International Cricket Council about bringing the sport back into the four-yearly event, organisers said. The Commonwealth Games Federation, which controls the second-biggest multi-sport event after the Olympics, said it was keen to get cricket back on the bill, with the Twenty20 shortest format of the game a particularly 'exciting' prospect.
24 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Usain Bolt, world's fastest man, won three Gold medals each at 2008 Olympic games in Beijing and 2012 Olympic games in London. Regarded as the fastest person ever and nicknamed ‘Lightening Bolt’, he is considered to be the world’s most marketable athlete ever.
11 Jul 2015
Harare: Pleased with his match-winning hundred in the cliffhanger against Zimbabwe, Indian batsman Ambati Rayudu said observing Mahendra Singh Dhoni handle pressure has helped him learn how to control the game in tough situations.
06 Feb 2016
New Delhi: The BCCI yesterday provided a lifeline to the faction-ridden Delhi and Districts Cricket Association, giving the body time till February 8 to procure the required compliance certificates for hosting its share of the World Twenty20 matches.
05 Feb 2016
Rajkot: Indian all rounder Ravindra Jadeja is going to get engaged to city-based mechanical engineer Reeva Solanki, today.
16 Oct 2014
New Delhi: Harbhajan Singh has threatened to take legal action against controversial umpire Darrell Hair if the Australian continued to damage his reputation by making provocative comment that youngsters with suspect action have made him a role model.
08 Apr 2014
Rio de Janeiro: Pele has unveiled an unusual line of diamonds using strands of the football legend's own hair, local media reported.
29 Oct 2015
Dubai: Former India captain Kapil Dev says the iconic Sachin Tendulkar "did not know how to make double hundreds, triple hundreds and 400 though he had the ability" to scale such peaks and was "stuck in the Mumbai school of cricket".
21 Jan 2016
Karachi: Pakistan's only cricketer to get a life ban for match fixing, Saleem Malik is convinced that cricket and other sports can never be rid of corruption.