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Ind vs SL 4th ODI: 'Men in Blue' beat islanders by 168 runs, take 4-0 lead in series

India defeated Sri Lanka by a whopping margin of 168 runs to take an impressive 4-0 lead in the series. India made a massive total of 375 runs and Sri Lanka could only score 207 for the loss of 10...

News Nation Bureau | Aug 31, 2017 10:20 PM

India vs Sri Lanka: Virat Kohli surpasses Sanath Jayasuriya with record-breaking 29th ODI century

Indian skipper Virat Kohli hit a belligerent 29th century in the match against Sri Lanka. In the process, he overtook Sanath Jayasuriya's record of 28 ODI centuries.

News Nation Bureau | Aug 31, 2017 06:08 PM

Abhinav Mukund, Parthiv Patel and Suresh Raina to captain Duleep Trophy teams

Seaoned cricketers Abhinav Mukund, Parthiv Patel and Suresh Raina shall look to put all their experience and to test when they lead the India Red, Green and Blue teams respectively in the upcoming...

News Nation Bureau | Aug 31, 2017 11:14 AM

Captain Cool, finisher par excellence, electrifying glovesman; Dhoni's legend continues to mesmerise

We know him as the one of the best captains that India has ever produced. There are no ifs and buts about it. Now, adding another feather to his cap, MS Dhoni goes past Md Azharuddin’s ODI runs to...

Ashish Ranjan | Aug 30, 2017 06:55 PM

MS Dhoni set to become sixth Indian cricketer to join elite 300-ODI club

When the Indian wicket-keeper steps on the field against Sri Lanka in the 4th ODI at the R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo on Thursday, he would be playing his 300th ODI match.

News Nation Bureau | Aug 30, 2017 12:33 PM

England vs West Indies: Shai Hope’s wonderful innings help Windies win second Test

Shai Hope led the West Indies to a remarkable five-wicket victory over England in the second Test on Tuesday as he became the first batsman to score two hundreds in a first-class match at Headingley.

PTI | Aug 30, 2017 01:10 AM

Hardik Pandya hails Lasith Malinga as 'KING OF YORKERS' on speedster's 34th Bday

Sri Lankan speedster Lasith Malinga who turned 34 on Monday was flooded with B'day wishes from cricket fans all over the world and fellow cricketers.

News Nation Bureau | Aug 28, 2017 04:35 PM

Hyderabad cricket association appoints J Arunkumar as head coach for 2017-18 Ranji season

Hyderabad cricket association appointed former Karnataka coach J Arunkumar as the new coach of the Hyderabad cricket team for the 2017-18 Ranji season.

News Nation Bureau | Aug 28, 2017 02:32 PM

Supreme Court refuses to direct BCCI To E-Auction IPL media rights

The Supreme Court on Monday refused to direct the BCCI to conduct e-auctioning for awarding media rights relating to the Indian Premier League matches.

PTI | Aug 28, 2017 02:08 PM

Sehwag bats for Dhoni's inclusion in Indian team for 2019 World Cup, feels Mahi 'irreplaceable' at present

The debate whether Mahendra Singh Dhoni should be part of the Indian team for the 2019 World Cup squad has been doing the rounds off late and former Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag expressed his...

News Nation Bureau | Aug 28, 2017 01:44 PM

T20 Global League: Complete team list of 8 franchise post player draft

The T20 Global League which has already created a frenzy in the cricketing circles across the world is set for make a thunderous impact with its maiden season.

News Nation Bureau | Aug 28, 2017 01:07 PM

India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd ODI: Rohit Sharma's ton helps ‘Men in Blue’ win series against Lanka

Virat Kohli-led team India defeated Sri Lanka in the third ODI at Pallekele on super Sunday. With this win, the Men in Blue clinched the five-match ODI series by 3-0. Rohit Sharma and MS Dhoni played...

News Nation Bureau | Aug 27, 2017 11:46 PM

Ind vs SL: India defeats Sri Lanka by 6 wickets, takes unbeaten 3-0 lead in series

Virat Kohli lead team India shall be locking horns against Sri Lanka in the third ODI at Pallekele on Sunday. The ‘Men in Blue’ shall hope to continue their stupendous run in the ongoing series...

News Nation Bureau | Aug 27, 2017 10:54 PM

Rohit Sharma, Harbhajan Singh troll Yuvraj Singh over his bare-bodied picture on Instagram

India's flamboyant left-hander Yuvraj SIngh who was found badly wanting in the Yo Yo fitness test that lead to his exclusion from the one day side has showcased a glimpse of his fitness by posting a...

News Nation Bureau | Aug 26, 2017 05:09 PM

Sri Lankan skipper Upul Tharanga suspended for two ODIs for slow over rate in 2nd ODI, Chamara Kapugedara to lead hosts

Sri Lankan skipper Upul Tharanga was banned for two ODIs for slow over rate in the rain- affected second one-dayer against India.

PTI | Aug 25, 2017 09:02 PM