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India off-spinner Ashwin regains number one spot in test rankings

India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin dethroned Pakistan's Yasir Shah to top the International Cricket Council's (ICC) test rankings after his match-winning display against West Indies in the first test. Leg s…

  • Ashwin regains number one spot in test rankings
    Ashwin regains number one spot in test rankings

    (Reuters) - India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin dethroned Pakistan's Yasir Shah to top the International Cricket Council's (ICC) test rankings after his match-winning display against West Indies in the first test. Leg spinner Yasir, who became the first Pakistani bowler in 20 years to top the test rankings, dropped to fifth after managing just one wicket in the second test defeat against England at Old Trafford. Ashwin, who also tops the all-rounders ranking, is followed by England's James Anderson and Stuart Broad, who both moved up one place respectively. More »

  • Irish jockey JT McNamara dies three years after being paralysed in Cheltenham Festival fall
    Irish jockey JT McNamara dies three years after being paralysed in Cheltenham Festival fall

    Renowned Irish National Hunt jockey John Thomas "JT" McNamara has died in Limerick at the age of 41. The former amateur rider achieved over 600 wins in his career, including four at Cheltenham before being paralysed from the neck down following a fall at the festival in 2013. McNamara's mount Galaxy Rock fell at the first fence during the Fulke Walwyn Kim Muir Challenge Cup, leaving him with two fractured vertebrae. More »

  • Former cricketers criticise Pakistan over 'spineless' display in second Test loss against England
    Former cricketers criticise Pakistan over 'spineless' display in second Test loss against England

    Pakistan's humiliating 330-run loss to England in the second Test at Old Trafford has irked former players who have come out and criticised their lifeless display. Legendary players such as Waqar Younis and Shoaib Akhtar were disappointed by Pakistan's display, calling it "spineless". In reply, Pakistan could only muster 198 in the first innings while getting shot out for 234, chasing 564 to win in the second innings. More »

  • Atletico's Fernando Torres Hails 'Special' White Hart Lane Atmosphere Ahead of Tottenham Clash
    Atletico's Fernando Torres Hails 'Special' White Hart Lane Atmosphere Ahead of Tottenham Clash

    Atletico Madrid striker Fernando Torres has praised the atmosphere Tottenham Hotspur's ​fans create on match-days ahead of the two teams International Champions Cup clash in Melbourne. ​Speaking to the club's official website, Torres who spent time in England with Liverpool and Chelsea has revealed that he felt Tottenham's White Hart Lane ground was a special place. The forward is currently down under in Australia with his Spanish side preparing for their La Liga season with a clash against... More »

  • 5 players who scored a century and took a 5-wicket haul in a Test more than once
    5 players who scored a century and took a 5-wicket haul in a Test more than once

    Ravichandran Ashwin is the only Indian to score a century and take a 5-wicket haul in the same Test more than once. More »

  • Twenty20 having a negative impact on Test cricket, says Steve Waugh
    Twenty20 having a negative impact on Test cricket, says Steve Waugh

    Former Australia captain Steve Waugh is dismayed by the lack of interest shown by cricketers in Test matches and said that he wants leading cricketers to promote Tests as the number one form of the game. Waugh, who has played 168 Tests in his 19-year career for Australia, stressed that the popularity of Twenty20 cricket and the increasing financial rewards attached to it are having a negative impact on the longest format of the game. The right-handed batsman and medium-pacer also believes that other nations should follow in Australia's footsteps and senior players should promote Test cricket, especially now, as T20 cricket has gotten more popular with a number of leagues being played all around the world. More »

  • Muttiah Muralitharan controversy: Sri Lanka make formal complaint to Cricket Australia
    Muttiah Muralitharan controversy: Sri Lanka make formal complaint to Cricket Australia

    Cricket legend Muttiah Muralitharan is at the centre of a heated controversy ahead of the first Test between Sri Lanka and Australia, with Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) accusing the off-spinner of berating the manager and conducting centre-wicket training at the Pallekele Cricket Stadium without permission. The Sri Lankan legend, who is the highest wicket-taker in Test cricket with 800 scalps, is currently assisting Australian spin bowlers prepare for the Test series. More »

  • 5 best all-round performances by Indian cricketers in overseas Tests
    5 best all-round performances by Indian cricketers in overseas Tests

    Indian players who contributed with both bat and ball in Tests outside the subcontinent. More »

  • Sri Lanka vs Australia: 5 key player battles to watch out for
    Sri Lanka vs Australia: 5 key player battles to watch out for

    These players and their performances will go a long way in determining the result of the match. More »

  • St Lucia Zouks vs Trinbago Knight Riders, CPL 2016: Where to watch live, prediction, betting odds
    St Lucia Zouks vs Trinbago Knight Riders, CPL 2016: Where to watch live, prediction, betting odds

    St Lucia Zouks take on Trinbago Knight Riders in the 24th match of the 2016 Caribbean Premier League (CPL) at Darren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet, on Tuesday (26 July).Where to watch live More »

IPL TABLE

  TeamPWDLNRNRRPTS
GLGL149050-0.37418
BANBLR148060+0.93216
HYDHYD148060+0.24516
KOLKOL148060+0.10616
MUMMUM147070-0.14614
DELDEL147070-0.15514
RPSRPS145090+0.01510
PUNMOH1440100-0.6468
P
: Played,
W
: Won,
D
: Drawn,
L
: Lost,
NR
: No Result,
NRR
: Net Run Rate,

PTS
: Points

Top performers

  • Leading run scorer

    V Kohli - 973 runs

  • Leading wicket taker

    B Kumar - 23 wickets

  • Maximum number of catches

    A de Villiers - 19 catches

  • Highest team total

    BLR 248 - vs. GL

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