Wednesday, April 8, 2020
Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Shikhar Dhawan have returned to India's ODI squad for the upcoming home series against South Africa, after recovering from their respective injuries. Rohit Sharma, who had sustained a calf injury in New Zealand last month, was not part of the 15-man squad.IN: Shubman...
The remaining two ODIs of the ongoing series between India and South Africa will be played to empty stadiums. The development comes in the wake of the Indian government directing the BCCI and other national sporting federations including the Indian Olympics Committee on Thursday to "avoid" mass gatherings...
If India have to emerge as world beaters in women's cricket, it is time the BCCI invests in a women's IPL soon. That is the recommendation of former India captain Sunil Gavaskar, who believes the women's IPL need not follow the eight-team structure of the men's tournament, but...
Mar 25, 2020Saurabh SomaniCloseSaurabh Somani is an assistant editor at ESPNcricinfoChandrakant Pandit, the former India player and one of the most successful coaches in Indian domestic cricket, has decided to move from Vidarbha to Madhya Pradesh for the 2020-21 season. Pandit had coached Vidarbha to back-to-back triumphs in...
During the recently concluded Saurashtra-Gujarat Ranji Trophy semi-final in Rajkot, Chirag Jani had shouldered arms to a Roosh Kalaria delivery that pitched outside off and hit him on the pads. The finger went up and when Jani asked for a review, he was denied, though Saurashtra had all...
Despite having deferred the IPL until April 15, the tournament's governing council will meet on Saturday in Mumbai to review the precautionary steps needed to be put in place for the marquee event to start in April. The IPL top brass will also be meeting the owners/top executives...
In their first Ranji Trophy final in 14 years, Bengal faced the very real possibility of seeing the match run away from them on the first day itself. They had lost the toss on a on a visibly dry surface that threatened to negate their three-pronged pace attack...
Mithali Raj, Indian Women's ODI captain, believes the BCCI should not "wait forever" to organise the women's IPL, and wants the inaugural tournament to be held in 2021. Raj, currently the most experienced player in women's cricket, said that the women's IPL could initially be on a "smaller...
Australia 184 for 4 (Mooney 78*, Healy 75, Sharma 2-38) beat India 99 all out (Sharma 33, Schutt 4-18, Jonassen 3-20) by 85 runs"We haven't played our best game of cricket yet and that's still out there somewhere and hopefully it happens tomorrow," Meg Lanning said on...
One hundred thirty-four runs in five Tests.Stats that make Indian captain Virat Kohli cringe each time he thinks of the 2014 Test series in England.On Thursday, in an Instagram chat with former England captain Kevin Pietersen, Kohli said that tour was the lowest point in his career and...