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.
20 Jan 2016
Adelaide: Veteran speedster terms his Australia T20 call-up as a 'privilege' and is not thinking in the lines of how many matches he will get to play in the series against Australia.
18 Jan 2016
New Delhi: BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur today said the Indian cricket team will have a full-time coach after the World T20 and the high-profile advisory committee comprising Sachin Tendulkar, VVS Laxman and Sourav Ganguly will have a say in the appointment.
23 Jun 2015
Toronto: Australia's shocking loss to Eastern Canada here in 1975 followed a night when the tourists were tricked into partying hard, recalls a senior cricket official.
15 Aug 2015
Galle: Indian Test captain Virat Kohli today made it clear that the issue regarding the use of the controversial Decision Review System (DRS) needs to be deliberated after the end of the ongoing three-Test series against Sri Lanka.
07 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Indian ODI skipper MS Dhoni celebrated his 34 today. The captain cool had an eventful last year. After his retirement from Test cricket he led Indian cricket team to World Cup 2015 semifinals and he rejoiced the best moment of his life when his daughter Ziva was born.
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".
16 Dec 2015
New Delhi: In a massive fillip to their Olympic dreams, World Championships bronze-medalist Shiva Thapa (56kg) and Commonwealth Games silver-medalist Mandeep Jangra (69kg) were among the four Indian boxers selected by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) for a scholarship.
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.