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February 13, 1967. Two fielding sides emerged on the ground because Australian skipper Bobby Simpson forgot to inform his Griqualand West counterpart that he was enforcing follow on. Arunabha Sengupta writes about the incident.
India great Farokh Engineer would like to see "relations restored" in a "delicate" situation with Pakistan so the arch-rivals can resume bilateral cricket series.
PMG was handling three Indian players – Shikhar Dhawan, Rishabh Pant and Sarfraz Khan. They were also handling the services of hockey player Sardar Singh.
The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) nominated MS Dhoni for Padma Bhushan, the third highest civilian award, but the former India captain might not be lucky enough to land this prestigious award. Dhoni played for Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in the first eight editions of the Indian Premier League (IPL).
The Supreme Court of India on Thursday yet again pulled up the Board of Control for Cricket in India for the ongoing delay in the implementation of the Lodha Committee Reforms.
The teenager becomes the youngest-ever contracted WHITE FERN, while Auckland’s Maddy Green is the other player to make the 15-player list for the first time.
Hat-tricks from Anand Doddamani and D Avinash were just what the big occasion of a semi-final needed, tilting a see-saw clash the way of Belagavi Panthers. Doddamani ended with figures of 3 for 18, while Avinash registered a brilliant 4 for 8. Earlier, half-centuries from Stalin Hoover (67 off 42) and KN Bharath (62 off 54) had helped Belagavi post a target of 153 for Hubli, in tricky conditions for bowlers.
Kuldeep has so far played two Tests, three ODIs and two T20 internationals for India.
The name of the sponsor will either be used as a suffix or a prefix to the original name - Wankhede.
Following the 26-run defeat in the rain-affected first ODI in Chennai on Sunday, September 17, Australia will look to bounce back when they take on hosts India in the second of the five-match series in Kolkata on Thursday, September 21.
Brazilian police locked Santos fans inside their home stadium for 20 minutes on Wednesday after violence erupted outside the Vila Belmiro ground following the team's elimination from the Copa Libertadores. Fans battled outside the ground immediately following Ecuadorean side Barcelona's 1-0 win, forcing police to lock the gates to stop more fans getting involved, according to local media. Video footage on Globo's sports channel showed fans outside the ground running from the fighting as police fired percussion grenades to disperse the crowds.
The Test series will be followed by a five One-Day International (ODI) and three Twenty20 International (T20I) series.
India skipper Virat Kohli had recently spoken about making every day count and how nobody should use rest days as an excuse to not workout. Looks like India opener Shikhar Dhawan also believes in the same philosophy as he has been hitting the gym despite a tense scenario engulfing his personal life with wife Aesha set to undergo surgery in Australia.
Welcome to CricketCountry's live blog session of the third day of the Duleep Trophy 2017-18 tie between India Blue and India Green.
Hardik Pandya is gradually becoming the poster boy of India cricket with both bat and ball. The Baroda youngster is gaining popularity among the Indian fans and there have been instances when his all-round skills have bagged headlines, drawing comparisons to Englishman Ben Stokes, one of the leading all-rounders in the game today. Some even go to the extent of comparing him with India's best all-rounder in the 80s, 90s, Kapil Dev.
All-rounder Paul Coughlin did not move to Nottinghamshire because the county's director of cricket Mick Newell is also an England selector, England cricket boss Andrew Strauss said. Durham chairman Ian Botham expressed his frustration after the 24-year-old Coughlin signed a three-year contract with Nottinghamshire after rejecting a new deal with his side. The former England all-rounder said the decision could have been influenced by Newell's position.
By Alan Baldwin LONDON (Reuters) - Mexican Grand Prix organisers say next month's Formula One race in Mexico City will go ahead as planned despite the capital being hit by its deadliest earthquake in three decades. Marketing head Rodrigo Sanchez told reporters that the Hermanos Rodriguez circuit in the southeast of the city was not damaged. "It's been inspected twice already from the track surface and also the buildings, and it's OK," said Sanchez, who was in Mexico City when the 7.1 magnitude quake struck on Tuesday afternoon.
Miranshah, Pakistan, Sept 21, 2017 (AFP) - Thousands of cricket fans cheered on their favourite stars and waved signs proclaiming: "We want peace" at an international T20 match Thursday in the former Taliban stronghold of Miranshah, as authorities proudly showcased the area as free of militants.
By Julien Pretot BERGEN, Norway (Reuters) - France's David Lappartient was elected International Cycling Union (UCI) president on Thursday, beating incumbent Brian Cookson of Britain. Lappartient, the European Cycling Union (UEC) president, became the first Frenchman to take charge of the global body since Achille Joinard (1947-57). Lappartient, the French federation president from 2009-2017, won 37 of the 45 votes by the UCI delegates at the governing body's congress during the road cycling world championships in Bergen, Norway.
Virat Kohli might have failed to open his account in the first ODI against Australia, but the Indian captain showed his class in the second match, scoring 92 runs at Eden Gardens in Kolkata today (September 21).