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Ashish Nehra says I bid farewell to cricket on my own terms

Ashish Nehra, one of India’s finest left arm seamers who announced his retirement from all formats of cricket on Wednesday, said that he retired from the international arena on his will.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 02, 2017 01:36 PM

Ashish Nehra bids adieu to international cricket; says his body will be at peace now

Having endured much pain in his 18-year-long injury-littered yet successful career, Ashish Nehra says his body will be at peace as he bid adieu to international career on Wednesday night.

PTI | Nov 02, 2017 07:40 AM

India break New Zealand jinx with T20I win in Ashish Nehra's farewell match

India finally tasted success against the team that has been their Achilles heel for long in this format when they outplayed butter-fingered New Zealand by 53 runs in the first Twenty20 International...

PTI | Nov 02, 2017 02:43 AM

Ashish Nehra bids adieu to international cricket, reliving 5 stellar bowling performances of potent seamer

Burst onto the international scene with a stellar bowling performance against Zimbabwe in 2001 to give India their first overseas win in more than a decade

News Nation Bureau | Nov 02, 2017 02:21 AM

Ind vs NZ 1st T20: India register first ever T-20 win against Kiwis by 53 runs

India shall be taking on New Zealand in the first of the three-match T20 series at the Feroz Shah Kotla stadium, Delhi. The match shall mark the farewell of one of India's best-left arm seamers Ashish...

News Nation Bureau | Nov 01, 2017 10:44 PM

VVS Laxman turns 43, Sehwag greets stylish batsman in Very Very Special 'Viru' style

Virender Sehwag who has made it a habit of greeting fellow cricketers and famous personalities with his punchy tweets wasted no time in wishing his former Indian teammate in his characteristic Viru...

News Nation Bureau | Nov 01, 2017 01:05 PM

INDvNZ, 1st T20: India eye victory in Ashish Nehra’s farewell match against New Zealand

Team India enjoys an upper hand against New Zealand in Tests and ODIs but is yet to open account against world No. 1 New Zealand in T20 Internationals.

News Nation Bureau | Nov 01, 2017 11:08 AM

World Billiards Championships: Rupesh Shah, Sourav Kothari settle for bronze

India's Rupesh Shah and Sourav Kothari settled for bronze medals at the WBL Billiards (Long up) Championships. Rupesh was handed a defeat at the hands of David Causier in the last four stage of the...

News Nation Bureau | Nov 01, 2017 10:52 AM

ICC T20 rankings: Jasprit Bumrah climbs to No. 1 spot among bowlers

Indian seamer Jasprit Bumrah climbed to the number one position in the latest ICC T20 rankings while 'Men in Blue' could attain the second spot if they beat New Zealand in the three-match series...

News Nation Bureau | Oct 31, 2017 02:48 PM

From Antigua's Vivian Richards Stadium to Lord’s in London, five international stadiums named after famous cricketers

West Indies considered the powerhouse of international cricket in the 80s and 90s named one of their stadiums in Antigua in honor of Vivian Richards.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 31, 2017 12:17 PM

Feroz Shah Kotla’s Gate No 2 to be named after Virender Sehwag today

In order to honour one of the greatest Indian batsmen Virender Sehwag, the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) on Tuesday will name a gate of the Feroz Shah Kotla ground after him.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 31, 2017 11:21 AM

Ind vs NZ: Black Caps recall Ross Taylor for T20Is series against India

Ross Taylor will bring to halt his 19-month exile from T20 Internationals as New Zealand recalled the seasoned batsman for the three-match T20 international series beginning on November 1, Wednesday...

News Nation Bureau | Oct 31, 2017 10:53 AM

Rahul Dravid advises young players to be original; cautions them not to imitate Virat Kohli's aggression

As a word of caution to the young aspiring cricketers, Dravid said that what works for Virat may not work for them.

News Nation Bureau | Oct 31, 2017 10:47 AM

ICC rankings: Kohli becomes No. 1 ODI batsman, surpasses Sachin Tendulkar's points

Kohli has moved back to the top within 10 days of losing it to South Africa batsman AB de Villiers after the rankings were updated following India’s 2-1 home series win over against New Zealand.

PTI | Oct 30, 2017 07:20 PM

With nail-biting finish against NZ in Kanpur, India achieve most-ever 7 successive bilateral series wins

With the nail-biting finish in the third and final ODI against New Zealand, India has now achieved seven successive bilateral series wins. It is also the most ever successive bilateral series wins for...

News Nation Bureau | Oct 30, 2017 08:07 AM