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Stump mic reveals how MS Dhoni continues to lead team India

Doni, who played a vital 79-run innings in team India’s easy win against visitors, was heard on mic guiding and advising spinners Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 20, 2017 05:35 PM

Sri Lanka secure direct qualification for ICC 2019 World Cup at expense of struggling West Indies

Sri Lanka have managed to secure a direct qualification berth at the 2019 Cricket World Cup at the expense of West Indies after the two-times champions lost to England in the opening ODI of their...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 20, 2017 11:28 AM

Ind vs Aus: Rain likely to affect Kolkata ODI as clouds loom over 'City of Joy'

The second ODI between Indian and Australia scheduled on Wednesday could face interruptions due to rains as clouds loom over the skies of the 'City of Joy'. A cyclonic circulation over the Bay of...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 20, 2017 09:38 AM

West Indies denied direct entry to 2019 World Cup after defeat against England

West Indies, the 1975 and 1979 World Cup champions had to win this five-match series 5-0, or 4-0 with a tie or no result, to avoid the indignity of going through qualifying for the next edition in...

PTI | Sep 20, 2017 04:48 AM

After Dhoni, Tendulkar now a biopic on woman cricketer Jhulan

The movie will be made in Hindi and director Susanta Das said they will start the scripting soon and the shoot will begin in April next year.

PTI | Sep 19, 2017 11:54 PM

West Indies boosted by Chris Gayle's return for 5 match ODI series against England

West Indies shall be boosted by the return of Jamaica's explosive batsman Chris Gayle into their one-day squad. Chris Gayle returns to the Maroon Brigade that shall be taking on England in a...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 19, 2017 03:14 PM

10 years ago on this day, Yuvraj Singh slammed six sixes off Stuart Broad's over in ICC T20 World Cup

It was almost a decade ago on this very day when India's southpaw Yuvraj Singh produced one of most scintillating displays of ball striking in T20 cricket. 'Yuvi' showcased his pedigree at ball...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 19, 2017 02:12 PM

BCCI moves Kerala HC against lifting lifetime ban imposed on Sreesanth

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday filed appeal in Kerala High Court against lifting ban imposed on cricketer S. Sreesanth saying the HC’s decision was contrary to the...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 18, 2017 08:32 PM

India vs Australia: MS Dhoni completes 100 international half-centuries; joins select list of batsmen

Former Indian captain MS Dhoni reached the landmark of 100 international half-centuries across all formats while his innings of 79 runs against Australia at Chennai. India defeated Australia by 26...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 18, 2017 07:26 AM

Ind vs Aus, 1st ODI: Pandya’s all-round performance helps India defeat Aussies to take 1-0 lead in series

Virat Kohli and team defeated Australia by 26 runs via Duckworth-Lewis method in the first ODI at MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Sunday.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 17, 2017 11:31 PM

India vs Australia, 1st ODI: Rains give India 26-run DLS win over Australia

After the highly successful operation Sri Lanka, Virat Kohli and boys defeated Australia by 26 runs (Duckworth–Lewis method) in the first One-Day International (ODI) match at MA Chidambaram Stadium...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 17, 2017 10:49 PM

Sourav Ganguly denies saying Virender Sehwag spoke foolishly on coaching job

As per report in the Press Trust of India, former Indian skipper Sourav Ganguly on Sunday said that Virender Sehwag spoke foolishly on the offer of a coaching job for Indian Cricket team.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 17, 2017 05:32 PM

JP Duminy bids farewell to Test, First Class cricket to prolong limited overs career

South African all-rounder JP Duminy has decided to retire from Test and first-class cricket with immediate effect, a Cricket South Africa media release confirmed on Saturday (September 16).

News Nation Bureau | Sep 16, 2017 04:10 PM

Davis Cup 2017 Semifinal: Australia level with Belgium as Kyrgios clinches five-set thriller against Darcis

Nick Kyrgios clinched a five-set thriller to pull Australia level with Belgium in the Davis Cup semi-finals on Friday, just hours after admitting he wasn't taking tennis seriously enough.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 16, 2017 11:04 AM

Pakistan beat World XI in third T20 match, clinch series by 2-1

Pakistan on Friday defeated World XI by 33 runs in the final Twenty20 to clinch a three-match series which marked the return of international cricket to the country.

PTI | Sep 15, 2017 11:38 PM