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Legendary Test cricketer A G Milkha Singh passes away

Former India cricketer A G Milkha Singh passed away at a hospital on Friday following a cardiac arrest, family sources said.

PTI | Nov 10, 2017 05:34 PM

India’s squad for first two Tests against Sri Lanka announced; Hardik Pandya rested

The Board of Control for Cricket in India on Friday announced squad for upcoming Test series against Sri Lanka. All-rounder Hardik Pandya has been rested from the squad.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 10, 2017 05:16 PM

NADA ropes in Virender Sehwag as member of Anti-Doping Appeal Panel

Former Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag and Delhi player Vinay Lamba were made members of the Anti-Doping Appeal Panel (ADAP) of the NADA on Thursday.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 09, 2017 10:03 PM

Jaipur: Teenager achieves amazing feat, claims 10 wickets in local T20 match

In what can be called a milestone, a 15-year-old bowler Akash Choudhary on Thursday claimed 10 wickets in 4 overs in a local T20 match in Jaipur, news agency ANI reported.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 09, 2017 09:35 PM

Rajasthan seamer produces magical bowling spell, scalps 10 wickets without conceding run in domestic T20 game

A 15- year-old left-arm medium pacer from Rajasthan produced a sensational bowling performance to pick up all 10 wickets without conceding a run in a domestic T20 game.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 09, 2017 09:39 AM

Ashish Nehra showers praise on MS Dhoni and Virat Kohli, says Indian cricket is in safe hands

“I was waiting for the right time. I can say Indian cricket is in safe hands,” said Nehra.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 08, 2017 07:45 PM

BCCI rewards Indian team members with Rs 38.67 lakh each for finishing runner up in ICC Champions Trophy

The Board for Cricket Control in India has rewarded the Indian team members by doling out Rs 38.67 lakh each as prize money for finishing as runners up in the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 08, 2017 07:00 PM

Ind vs SL: Sri Lanka arrive in Kolkata ahead of six-week tour of India

The Sri Lankan cricket team led by Dinesh Chandimal arrived in Kolkata ahead of their six-week tour of India, which starts with the first of the three-Test series, beginning on November 16 at Eden...

News Nation Bureau | Nov 08, 2017 06:09 PM

India vs New Zealand: Virat Kohli praises Hardik Pandya, said team had confidence in all-rounder's off cutters

Hardik Pandya didn't disappoint his skipper and bowled a tense final over. Whereas the 'Black Caps' needed 19 off the final over, Pandya gave away 12 runs as India wrapped up the series 2-1.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 08, 2017 12:57 PM

Virat Kohli hits out at former Indian cricketers for questioning Dhoni's finishing skills with willow

Indian skipper Virat Kohli has come out in defence of MS Dhoni after the latter was subject to criticism over his finishing skills by former Indian cricketers.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 08, 2017 12:40 PM

National Badminton Championships: PV Sindhu to play Saina Nehwal, Srikanth to play HS Prannoy in high voltage title clashes

The women's singles final of the National Badminton Championships is set to be a high voltage clash as the country's top two female shuttlers PV Sindhu and Saina Nehwal shall be locking horns in the...

News Nation Bureau | Nov 08, 2017 10:59 AM

India edge 'Blacks Caps' in rain hit series decider, remain unbeaten at home in 2017

India defeated New Zealand by six runs in the third T20 International match at Thiruvananthapuram on Tuesday and thereby won the series by 2-1.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 07, 2017 11:51 PM

Mitchell Starc makes history, becomes first bowler to take two hat-tricks in same game

Strike bowler Mitchell Starc became the first man to take two hat-tricks in the same first-class game in Australia on Tuesday as he hit ominous form ahead of the Ashes Test series against England.

PTI | Nov 07, 2017 07:16 PM

Palam A Ground Security Breach: COA chief Vinod Rai disbands BCCI formed committee, says ground under Air Force

BCCI acting president CK Khanna had written to CEO Rahul Johri on the issue of the security breach at Palam ground and formed a three-member committee to investigate the matter submit the report in...

News Nation Bureau | Nov 07, 2017 06:29 PM

Ind vs NZ 3rd T20: 'Men in Blue' aim to win against Kiwis in series decider at Thiruvananthapuram,end tour on high

India shall be taking on New Zealand in the third and final T20 match of the series at Thiruvananthapuram in Kerala. The match is scheduled to commence at 7:00 PM.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 07, 2017 05:11 PM