ICC to examine New Delhi Test

ICC to examine New Delhi Test

Medical experts are to examine whether India was right to hold a Test match against Sri Lanka during hazardous smog in New Delhi, the game’s world governing body said Friday. The controversy will also be discussed at an International Cricket Council (ICC) meeting in February. “The ICC has noted the conditions in which the Delhi Test was […]

Ashes 2017:  Australia to 2nd Test Win

Ashes 2017:  Australia to 2nd Test Win

Pacemen Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood spearheaded Australia to a crushing 120-run win over England to open up a 2-0 lead in the five-Test Ashes series in Adelaide on Wednesday.Hazlewood snuffed out England’s outside hopes of a come-from-behind victory when he dismissed captain Joe Root in the third over of the final day of the first-ever day-night […]

AB de Villiers ready for Test comeback with Zimbabwe warm-up

AB de Villiers ready for Test comeback with Zimbabwe warm-up

Cape Town [South Africa], Nov 29 (ANI): Wicket-keeper-batsman AB de Villiers is likely to play in a three-day warm-up game against Zimbabwe to make a comeback in the four-day day/night Test which is slated to begin from Boxing Day, here in Port Elizabeth. De Villiers, regarded as one of the best batsmen of his generation and also as one of the […]

Pujara rises to 2nd, Kohli stays 5th in latest ICC rankings

Pujara rises to 2nd, Kohli stays 5th in latest ICC rankings

Dubai; Indian batsman Cheteshwar Pujara jumped a couple of rungs to second, while skipper Virat Kohli held on to the fifth spot in the latest ICC rankings for Test batsmen, issued here today. Pujara trails Australian captain Steve Smith, who has extended his lead at the top but the next four batsmen are separated by just […]

Delhi to host Indo-Spain Davis Cup tie

Delhi to host Indo-Spain Davis Cup tie

New Delhi: India will host five-time champions Spain on the hard courts of Delhi Lawn Tennis Association in the Davis Cup World Group Play-off tie, scheduled for September 16-18. An AITA release quoting its general secretary Bharat Oza stated the Association tried its best to find a suitable grass court venue but September being a […]

Ist in USA:Indian team to play T20s vs Windies

Ist in USA:Indian team to play T20s vs Windies

Mumbai: The Indian cricket team for the first time will be playing international matches in the United Stated of America when it will take on reigning World T20 Champions West Indies in a two-match T20 International series in Florida. The two matches will be held back-to-back on August 27 and 28 in Florida’s Fort Lauderdale […]

England recall Finn for third Pakistan Test

England recall Finn for third Pakistan Test

Birmingham: England have recalled fast bowler Steven Finn for the third Test against Pakistan at Edgbaston, captain Alastair Cook said today. Finn, who has taken 120 wickets in 33 Tests at an average of under 30 apiece, is set to replace the injured Ben Stokes. All-rounder Stokes has been ruled out after damaging his calf […]

Go & win medal for me, country: Sushil tells Narsingh

Go & win medal for me, country: Sushil tells Narsingh

New Delhi:  Double Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar today welcomed the NADA decision to exonerate Narsingh Yadav from charges of doping which would enable him to represent the country at the Olympic Games. Sushil and Narsingh were locked in a bitter legal battle as to who would represent the country in the 74kg category. Narsingh won […]

Delhi Dynamos sign Brazilian star Bruno Pelissari

Delhi Dynamos sign Brazilian star Bruno Pelissari

New Delhi: ISL franchise Delhi Dynamos today signed Brazilian central midfielder Bruno Pelissari from Chennaiyin FC for the upcoming season. The central attacking midfielder had been one of Chennaiyin FC’s key players for the last two seasons and is expected to inject energy and creativity into the Delhi Dynamos FC side. Pelissari, as effective as […]