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Patel fills Jadeja's shoes by sticking to his strengths

By Khurram HabibAhmedabad, Feb 25 (IANS) India left-arm spinner Axar Patel's dismissal of England's Jonny Bairstow was very Ravindra Jadeja-like. Patel, playing just...

3rd Test: Sensational win for India, team closer to WTC final (3rd Lead)

By Khurram HabibAhmedabad, Feb 25 (IANS) India, riding on spinners Axar Patel and R. Ashwin, took a 2-1 lead in the four-Test series...

Patel, able 'replacement' of Jadeja, bags 1st 10-wkt haul (2nd lead)

By Khurram HabibAhmedabad, Feb 25 (IANS) Left-arm spinner Axar Patel's dismissals of Jonny Bairstow in both innings was very Ravindra Jadeja-like. Playing just his...

Kohli laments poor batting by both teams on 'good batting wicket'

By Khurram HabibAhmedabad, Feb 25 (IANS) India skipper Virat Kohli lamented the quality of batting from India and England in the third...

Rohit Sharma's bane turns into his success on tough tracks

By Khurram HabibAhmedabad, Feb 25 (IANS) After his dismissal off the bowling of spinner Nathan Lyon in the first innings of the fourth...

Rampaul bowls Trinidad & Tobago into Super50 Cup final

St John's (Antigua), Feb 25 (IANS) Fast bowler Ravi Rampaul took for our 29 from his 10 overs as Trinidad and Tobago Red Force...

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Shaw shatters records on way to 152-ball 227 (Lead)

Jaipur, Feb 25 (IANS) Opening batsman Prithvi Shaw on Thursday rediscovered his form and became the eighth Indian player to score a double...

England all out for 81, India need 49 to win 3rd Test

Ahmedabad, Feb 25 (IANS) Two Indian slow bowlers on Thursday bagged all 10 wickets to spin out England for a mere 81 runs...

Patel ably 'replaces' Jadeja, captures maiden 10-wkt haul (Lead)

By Khurram HabibAhmedabad, Feb 25 (IANS) Left-arm spinner Axar Patel's wicket to get rid of Jonny Bairstow in both innings was very Ravindra...

Motera pitch comes under scrutiny again as spinners make hay

By Khurram HabibAhmedabad, Feb 25 (IANS) The pitch for the third Test here at the colossal and grand Motera stadium looked more like...

India beat England in 3rd Test, take 2-1 lead in series

Ahmedabad, Feb 25 (IANS) Spinners ruled the roost as India took a 2-1 lead in the four-match Test series with an emphatic 10-wicket win...

Shaw becomes 8th Indian to score double ton in 50-over cricket

Jaipur, Feb 25 (IANS) Prithvi Shaw on Thursday became the eighth Indian player to score a double century in 50-over cricket. Shaw reached...

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Uthappa, Vinod hit tons in 3rd Kerala win (Roundup)

Bengaluru, Feb 24 (IANS) In glorious form, Robin Uthappa scored his second century in three Vijay Hazare Trophy matches as the opener hammered...

Motera pitch bucks a trend: not seamers, Indian spinners hold sway

By Khurram HabibAhmedabad, Feb 24 (IANS) The newly-built stadium in Motera, built with Australian expertise in design and costing Rs.800 crore in...

Sardar Patel stadium renamed as Narendra Modi Stadium (Lead)

Ahmedabad, Feb 24 (IANS) The Sardar Patel stadium in Motera near Ahmedabad was on Wednesday renamed as the Narendra Modi Stadium. The stadium,...

Ishant Sharma felicitated by President Kovind, Shah on 100th Test

Ahmedabad, Feb 24 (IANS) Fast bowler Ishant Sharma was on Wednesday felicitated by President Ram Nath Kovind and Home Minister Amit Shah ahead...

Fans trickle in, many avoid bird's eye view at stadium

Ahmedabad, Feb 24 (IANS) The new and grand stadium built in Motera excited some fans but did not excite some others. When the first...

Priyanka Chopra Jonas shares memes on herself

Mumbai, Feb 24 (IANS) The joke's on Priyanka Chopra Jonas currently with fan-made memes flooding social media, and the actress is having a...

Sardar Patel stadium renamed after PM Modi

Ahmedabad, Feb 24 (IANS) The Sardar Patel stadium in Motera near Ahmedabad was on Wednesday renamed as the Narendra Modi Stadium.The stadium, popularly...

35 more cricketers sign for The Hundred, but no Indians

London, Feb 23 (IANS) Some more of the best players in world cricket have been signed up to play in The Hundred, the...

Cricket South Africa launches community app for fans

Johannesburg, Feb 23 (IANS) Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Tuesday launched an exciting new digital community application dedicated for fans from South Africa and...

Being old friends, we trust each other: Kohli on Ishant Sharma

Ahmedabad, Feb 23 (IANS) India pace bowler Ishant Sharma, who is due to play his 100th Test at the Motera Stadium on Wednesday...

T20 Challenge: Simelane replaces injured Phehlukwayo for Dolphins

Durban, Feb 23 (IANS) Following confirmation that South Africa all-rounder Andile Phehlukwayo has been ruled out of the Betway T20 Challenge through injury,...

Suresh Raina to 'captain' Uttar Pradesh Dabbangs in music league

New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Retired India cricket all-rounder Suresh Raina has switched streams and will 'captain' Uttar Pradesh Dabbangs of India's first...

Motera stadium gears up for T20 double-headers

By Khurram HabibAhmedabad, Feb 23 (IANS) Double-headers in the Indian Premier League (IPL) are generally held at separate venues. If a 4 pm...

England can play both fast bowlers Anderson, Broad: Captain Root

Ahmedabad, Feb 23 (IANS) Captain Joe Root hinted that England might play both pace bowlers James Anderson and Stuart Broad in the pink...

Salil Ankola: Have been an actor for past 20 years

It was great to spot cricketer-turned-actor Salil Ankola on the screen once again, in the recent Vidyut Jammwal-starrer, 'The Power'

Why ‘Game Of The Sexes’ is a dream project for actor Rahul Jaittly

Actor Rahul Jaittly, who will be seen in the cricket-based web series Game Of The Sexes, says he is thrilled to be part of the project.

Pink ball lacquer comes into sharp focus as grass on pitch shaved off

By Khurram HabibAhmedabad, Feb 23 (IANS) Slowly but surely, the grass on the pitch of the reconstructed Motera stadium has been shaved off...

Adelaide 36 all out won't affect us in Motera day-night Test: Kohli

Ahmedabad, Feb 23 (IANS) India's capitulation for 36 in the second innings of the first Test in Australia, a day-night game played with...

Self-learning takes Ishant to great heights after snub at school (Profile)

By Khurram HabibAhmedabad, Feb 23 (IANS) From a boy who once sat at a west Delhi intersection with tears in his eyes after...

India step into unknown territory with spot in WTC final at stake

Ahmedabad, Feb 23 (IANS) Facing the challenge of avoiding a defeat to keep their hopes of reaching the World Test Championship (WTC) final...

NZ players overlooked in IPL for 2nd rate Aussies: Doull

Auckland, Feb 23 (IANS) Commentator Simon Doull said that it may have not mattered if New Zealand batsman Devon Conway's unbeaten 99 against...

A franchise-based Global Chess League announced

New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) A franchise-base, first-of-its-kind Global Chess League (GCL), with five-time world champion Viswanathan Anand as its mentor, is to...