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Monday, April 30

IPL 2018: RCB Captain Virat Kohli Takes Spectacular Superman-like Catch Against KKR

Captain Virat Kohli, though has been a bright spot as one would expect for the franchise. Kohli, excepting the odd innings has been in good form with the bat, and on Sunday evening showed another example of him being a good fielder.

When IPL Comes Calling, It's Batman to the Rescue for the Stars

When the Indian Premier League's big hitters need their favourite bat urgently repaired there's one person they call upon -- Aslam Chaudhry, a.k.a. "Batman".

India Resist Australian Overtures for Adelaide Day-Night Test

Australian cricket chiefs are still trying to convince reluctant India to play a day-night Test in Adelaide this year after releasing their international playing schedule on Monday.

Saturday, April 28

We Will Bounce Back Like We Did in 2015 and 2016: Chahal

Royal Challengers Bangalore might be in a spot of bother after four losses from six games but leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal is hopeful his team will bounce back just like it did in the past editions of the Indian Premier League (IPL)

IPL 2018: No Dearth of Support for Gambhir at Kotla

Gautam Gambhir may have sat out Delhi Daredevils' IPL game against Kolkata Knight Riders but there was no dearth of support for the veteran opener at the Ferozeshah Kotla

Diana Edulji Recommended for BCCI Lifetime Achievement Award

A three-man BCCI panel has recommended former India women's team captain and current CoA member, Diana Edulji, for the prestigious CK Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award

Thursday, April 26

IPL 2018, SRH vs KXIP in Hyderabad Highlights - As It Happened

Catch all the action between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kings XI Punjab with our LIVE blog.

IPL Live Score 2018, SRH vs KXIP in Hyderabad: Rajpoot Ends With 5/14 as KXIP Restrict SRH to 132/6

Catch all the action between Sunrisers Hyderabad and Kings XI Punjab with our LIVE blog.

ICC Announce World Cup Schedule; England to Face SA in Opener

The International Cricket Council confirmed the schedule of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, which will be staged in England and Wales from 30 May to 14 July.

ICC Confirms Replacing 2021 Champions Trophy in India With World T20

But more importantly, the ICC Code of Conduct review was also discussed throughout the week in Kolkata, with both the ICC Board and Member Chief Executives united in their commitment to address player behaviour. There was clear direction from both to....

ICC Hopeful of Cricket Inclusion at 2028 Olympics

Cricket may finally return to the Olympics in Los Angeles 2028 after the ICC has expressed its strong desire to pitch for the sport's inclusion in the quadrennial Summer Games on the final day of its quarterly meetings here today.

MS Dhoni Rolls Back the Years as Sixes Record is Smashed

Chennai Super Kings’ captain MS Dhoni hammered the bowlers for seven sixers during his match winning innings half century against the Royal Challengers Bangalore. In the process, the match saw the most sixers ever to be hit in the history of any IPL ....

MS Dhoni Finishes Game With a Six as CSK Beat RCB by 5 Wickets

Whoever thought that Mahendra Singh Dhoni is past his prime, got their first reality check when he took Chennai inches away from a thrilling win against Kings XI Punjab from the jaws of defeat. But on Wednesday, the Man with the Midas touch showed wh....

Wednesday, April 25

IPL 2019 Could be Moved to UAE Due to General Elections

With the general elections set to take place in 2019, the Indian Premier League (IPL) could well be moved to the United Arab Emirates (UAE). While talks are still in a nascent stage, it could be the more favoured venue as UAE played host to the IPL e....

Gautam Gambhir Has Decided to Represent Delhi Daredevils for Free: Sources

Having relinquished captaincy of Delhi Daredevils, Gautam Gambhir has decided to forego his entire Rs 2.8 crore salary while taking responsibility for the team's disastrous run in the ongoing Indian Premier League.

Afghanistan to Play Test Matches Against Australia and England After India Debut

Afghanistan is set to make its Test debut against India in June this year, but after the historic one-off match the two teams will not face each other in the longer format as per the new proposed Future Tours Programme (FTP) set for 2019-2022.

Shikhar Dhawan, Smriti Mandhana Nominated for Arjuna Award

India men's and women's team openers Shikhar Dhawan and Smriti Mandhana have been nominated by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) for the prestigious Arjuna award, BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Chaudhury said on Wednesday.

IPL 2018: Batsmen Let Us Down Once Again, Says Rohit Sharma

There is a reason why the Sunrisers Hyderabad are considered the best bowling outfit in the Indian Premier League and that was on full display at the Wankhede Stadium on Tuesday as Kane Williamson's team choked Mumbai Indians to register a 31-run vic....

IPL 2018: RCB to Take on CSK at Chinnaswamy

Royal Challengers Bangalore and Chennai Super Kings will renew their intense rivalry after two years when they face-off in the Indian Premier League here on Wednesday

IPL 2018: Chris Gayle and KL Rahul’s Form for KXIP Has Rubbed Salt into RCB’s Wounds

As far as the 2018 Indian Premier League (IPL) is concerned, Chris Gayle hasn’t just announced his presence. He’s screamed it from the rooftops, and made himself as visible as the neon signs on Times Square. His three outings for Kings XI Punjab have....

Tuesday, April 24

LIVE Score IPL 2018, MI vs SRH at Wankhede Stadium, Match 23: Both Teams Look to End Losing Streak

Catch all the action of the Match 23 of the Indian Premier League between Mumbai Indians and Sunrisers Hyderabad through our live blog.

ICC World Cup 2019: India to Open Campaign Against South Africa

India will open their 2019 World Cup campaign against South Africa on June 4 instead of June 2 as the BCCI will have to maintain a mandatory 15-day gap between IPL final and international assignment as per the Lodha Committee recommendation.

BCB Hopeful of More India-Bangladesh Series in New FTP

There are chances that India might host Bangladesh more in future with the isuue of a greater number of bilateral series between the two set to be discussed when Future Tours Programme (FTP) for 2019-2023 is confirmed here during the on-going five-da....

IPL 2018: Shambolic Delhi Fail to Chase 144, KXIP Register Thrilling 4-Run Win

It wasn't a happy homecoming for Delhi Daredevils as they failed to chase 144 and Kings XI Punjab registered a 4-run win in a thrilling tie at the Feroz Shah Kotla on Monday.

Monday, April 23

IPL 2018: SRH to Miss Bhuvneshwar Kumar Against Mumbai Indians

Sunrisers Hyderabad skipper Kane Williamson informed that pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar all set to miss the IPL encounter against Mumbai Indians on Tuesday.

Kohli Has Passed Captaincy Tests With Flying Colours: AB de Villiers

South Africa's batting great AB de Villiers today said Virat Kohli has been fantastic as captain of Royal Challengers Bangalore, proving his mettle time and again under difficult circumstances.

Physical Fitness Allowed Me to Add Pace: Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Bhuvneshwar Kumar is one of five players in the highest category of central contracts handed out by the Board of Control for Cricket in India, and was one of two players retained by his Indian Premier League franchise Sunrisers Hyderabad ahead of the....

Rashid, Tamim And Shakib Confirmed For ICC World XI Team To Play The Windies At Lord’s

Top-ranked bowler Rashid Khan of Afghanistan and Bangladesh stars Shakib Al Hasan and Tamim Iqbal have confirmed their participation for the ICC World XI which will play a Twenty20 International against the Windies at Lord’s on 31 May.

Ball in BCCI's Court for India-Pakistan Series, Says PCB Chief Najam Sethi

Pakistan Cricket Board chief Najam Sethi feels that resumption of bilateral Indo-Pak cricketing ties is solely dependant on India's will.

IPL 2018: Gowtham's Knock Was Unbelievable, Says Rahane

Mumbai Indians were on the receiving end of another nail-biter and this time it was newbie Krishnappa Gowtham whose unbeaten cameo of 33 runs off just 11 balls helped the Rajasthan Royals register a thrilling three-wicket win over the visitors at the....

Bangladesh Arrests Woman Cricketer Nazreen Khan Mukta With 14,000 Methamphetamine Pills

Nazreen Khan Mukta, who plays first-grade cricket in the Dhaka Premier League, was returning from a match in the southeastern city of Cox's Bazar when police stopped and searched the team bus at Chittagong.

Absence of Players' Associations in India and Pakistan is a Big Concern For FICA

The absence of players' Associations in India and Pakistan is a "big concern" for FICA and the issue was discussed on the first day of the ICC five-day meeting, which began here on Sunday