Smith replaces Dhoni as Rising Pune Supergiants skipper

Kolkata: Australian Steve Smith has replaced Mahendra Singh Dhoni as the captain of Rising Pune Supergiants for the 10th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), the franchise announced on Sunday. I have the highest regard for MS Dhoni as a leader and a person The move comes after Dhoni stepped down as the Indian captain in the limited-overs format More...

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By Agencies On Saturday, February 18th, 2017
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Nobody wants Pakistani players to be associated with fixing, says Misbah

Dubai: Having lost two of his players — Sharjeel Khan and Khalid Latif — from the Islamabad United franchise in the ongoing Pakistan Super League (PSL) on charges of spot-fixing, a dejected skipper Misbah-ul-Haq More...

By Agencies On Monday, February 13th, 2017
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India thump Bangladesh by 208 runs in one-off Test

Hyderabad: Spinners Ravindra Jadeja and Ravichandran Ashwin picked up four wickets apiece as India bowled Bangladesh out for 250 in their second innings to clinch the one-off cricket Test by 208 runs here on Monday. Ashwin More...

By Agencies On Sunday, February 12th, 2017
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Bangladesh struggling to save one-off Test against India

Hyderabad: Bangladesh face a big test of saving the one-off cricket Test as they reached 103 for three in their second innings after India set them a target of 459 on the penultimate day here on Sunday. Ashwin and More...

By Agencies On Saturday, February 11th, 2017
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Shakib, Rahim, Hasan lead Bangladesh fightback

Hyderabad: Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim and Mehedi Hasan Miraz shone with the bat as Bangladesh recovered from early setbacks to post 322/6 in their first innings at the end of the third day of their one-off More...

Kohli continued to maul the visitors, managing to complete his fourth double hundred
By Agencies On Friday, February 10th, 2017
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Kohli, Saha shine as India post 687-6 declared against Bangladesh

Hyderabad: Virat Kohli’s record double hundred and Wriddhiman Saha’s career second hundred (106 not out) drove India to a mammoth total of 687-6 declared in their first innings against Bangladesh on More...

By Agencies On Thursday, February 9th, 2017
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Kohli, Vijay, Pujara put India in driver’s seat vs Bangladesh

Hyderabad: Skipper Virat Kohli and opener Murali Vijay’s scintillating centuries put India in the driver’s seat as the hosts posted 356/3 at stumps on the opening day of the one-off cricket Test against More...

By Agencies On Sunday, February 5th, 2017
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India beat New Zealand 4-1 in Davis cup

Pune: India defeated New Zealand 4-1 in Asian Oceania Group 1 Davis Cup tie here on Sunday. The second and third games witnessed Ramanathan at his best Following the win, India will now take on Uzbekistan in the More...

By Agencies On Friday, February 3rd, 2017
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Hussey warns Australia against sledging Kohli

Sydney: Former Test star Michael Hussey has warned the India-bound Australian cricket team for a four-Test tour not to antagonise Virat Kohli, saying sledging the Indian captain may boomerang on the visitors. You More...

By Agencies On Thursday, February 2nd, 2017
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I have a lot of faith in Chahal: Kohli

Bengaluru: Heaping praises on leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal, whose six wickets helped India clinch the third and final T20 International against England by 75 runs, India skipper Virat Kohli on Wednesday said he More...