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Ind vs Aus: Shikhar Dhawan to miss first three ODIs against Australia to attend to his unwell wife

After being absent for the last few games against Sri Lanka, due to his mother’s health issues, Indian opener Shikhar Dhawan shall be missing the first three ODIs against Australia as his wife is...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 14, 2017 05:06 PM

Jyotiraditya Scindia storms out of BCCI meeting after argument with CEO

The Chairman of BCCI’s finance committee Jyotiraditya Scindia on Thursday stormed out of a meeting after a heated argument with CEO and CFO over the issue of committee’s role and power.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 14, 2017 02:59 PM

Amla, Perera's whirwind knocks help World XI beat Pakistan by seven wickets, level T20 series

Hashim Amla and Thisara Perera produced whirlwind innings' to help World XI chase down a daunting 175-run target against Pakistan to win the second T20 in Lahore on Wednesday.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 14, 2017 11:01 AM

Can't even think of a team without MS Dhoni, says team India head coach Ravi Shastri

Team India Head Coach Ravi Shastri on Wednesday silenced the voices rising against MS Dhoni’s International career and selection in the team for 2019 World Cup.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 14, 2017 08:21 AM

Shane Warne turns 48: A recall on how Australia's leg spin maestro weaved magic in cricket

Australia’s former Test cricketer Shane Warne who is considered by the cricketing fraternity as arguably the greatest leg spinner of all time turned 48 year old on Wednesday. The champion bowler was...

Gautam Lalotra | Sep 13, 2017 11:23 PM

MS Dhoni is an asset to Indian team, says coach Ravi Shastri

India coach Ravi Shastri considers Mahendra Singh Dhoni as an asset to the side led by Virat Kohli. Shastri said that Dhoni still remains the best wicketkeeper in the world.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 13, 2017 05:34 PM

Australia warm up in style, defeat BP XI by 103 runs

Australia warmed up for the limited-overs series against India in style by crushing Board President's (BP) XI by 103 runs in the lone practice match on Tuesday.

PTI | Sep 13, 2017 04:41 PM

Ind vs Aus | India's batting order poses 'big threat' in upcoming five match ODI series: Marcus Stoinis

India's batting line-up poses a "big threat" and Australia need to score huge runs to counter the hosts during the five-match ODI series beginning on September 17, all-rounder Marcus Stoinis said on...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 13, 2017 04:20 PM

Virat Kohli led Indian team will beat Australia 4-1 in upcoming ODI series, says VVS Laxman

Former India batsman VVS Laxman predicted that India will win the upcoming ODI series against Australia starting from September 17 by 4-1.

PTI | Sep 13, 2017 04:13 PM

Ind vs Aus | Tackling spin in India not concern on flat decks: Micheal Clarke

Australia's difficulty in playing spin in Bangladesh prior to landing on the Indian shores hasn't cast a doubt in the minds of their skipper Steve Smith and Co. over facing a familiar challenge...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 13, 2017 02:47 PM

Cricketer Suresh Raina escapes unhurt in major driving accident in Uttar Pradesh

Indian cricketer Suresh Raina, who currently is captaining the India Blue team for the Duleep Trophy, was travelling in his SUV from Ghaziabad to Kanpur to take part in one of the matches in the...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 13, 2017 09:46 AM

Pakistan beat World XI side by 20 runs to mark winning return to international cricket at home

Pakistan on Monday made a resounding comeback in international cricket at home after handing a 20-defeat on World XI in a match cheered on by an excited crowd amid tight security.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 13, 2017 07:48 AM

Australia thrashes Board President’s XI in limited overs practice match in Chennai

Australia on Tuesday thrashed Board President’s XI by 103 runs in the lone practice match ahead of the limited-overs series against India in Chennai.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 12, 2017 06:09 PM

Ind vs Aus: Marcus Stoinis' quick-fire 76 powers Aussies to 347 for 7 against Board President's XI

Marcus Stoinis scored a quick-fire 76 runs to power Australia to 347 for 7 against Board President's XI in a practice match being played at Chennai.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 12, 2017 02:06 PM

Pakistan to lock horns against World XI in first T20 at Lahore

In what is being dubbed as the revival of cricket in Pakistan, the World Eleven side shall take on the hosts in the first of the three-match T20 series at the Gaddafi Stadium on Tuesday.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 12, 2017 12:08 PM