CA rejects corruption allegations levelled against cricket players
Corruption allegation cricket players


Cricket Australia (CA) has denied all the corruption charges levied against their players by Qatar-based broadcaster Al Jazeera in its recently-aired documentaries. The governing body asserted that they had conducted a proper review of the claims made in the documentary, but found nothing against the players. The statement came after Al Jazeera released its second documentary on alleged corruption in

CK Khanna hopeful about India’s glory in 2019 World Cup

CK Khanna hopeful about India’s glory in 2019 World Cup. Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) acting president has expressed confidence that the Indian team would emerge victorious in the 2019 cricket World Cup. Khanna further lauded the leadership skills of Indian skipper Virat Kohli and wished the Indian team for their upcoming

Dinesh Karthik, Shreyas Iyer, Ajinkya Rahane to lead Deodhar Trophy teams

Dinesh Karthik, Shreyas Iyer, Ajinkya Rahane to lead Deodhar Trophy teams. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced the teams for this year’s Deodhar Trophy, which is slated to commence on October 23. While wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik has been named as the skipper for India A team, right-hand batsman Shreyas Iyer

METOO sports BCCI Rahul Johri #METOO IN SPORTS: BCCI CEO Rahul Johri accused of sexual assault

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) CEO Rahul Johri has been accused of sexual assault by a female author in the latest case of the #MeToo movement in cricket. Johri, who was the Executive Vice-President and General Manager (South Asia) for Discovery Network Asia Pacific, before joining as BCCI CEO in 2016

India aim to maintain top spot in ICC Test rankings India aim to maintain top spot in ICC Test rankings

India aim to maintain top spot in ICC Test rankings. Holding on to the number one position despite a 1-4 loss to England, India will look to maintain their status in the ICC Test rankings when they host West Indies in a two-match series. In the series that starts on Thursday, India will be looking

Dhawan dropped, Mayank, Siraj picked for West Indies Tests
Dhawan dropped, Mayank, Siraj picked for West Indies Tests

Dhawan dropped, Mayank, Siraj picked for West Indies Tests. The All-India Senior Selection Committee has picked the Indian team for the upcoming two-match Test series against West Indies, starting October 4. The first Test will be played at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot from October 4-8, followed by the second Test at the Rajiv

India beat Bangladesh to clinch 2018 Asia Cup title
India beat Bangladesh to clinch 2018 Asia Cup title

India beat Bangladesh to clinch 2018 Asia Cup title. India on Saturday defeated Bangladesh by three wickets in a nail-biting last ball encounter to bag the Asia Cup title at the Dubai International Stadium. After being asked to bat first by India, Bangladesh could only manage to post 222 at the scoreboard thanks to opener

India look to clinch seventh Asia Cup trophy
India look to clinch seventh Asia Cup trophy

India look to clinch seventh Asia Cup trophy . India would be aiming to lift the Asia Cup trophy for the seventh time while taking on Bangladesh in the final of the prestigious tournament at Dubai International Stadium on Friday. Rohit Sharma-led side have been dominant in the tournament so far, having won all the

Asia Cup: Bangladesh thump Pak by 37 runs, enter finals

Asia Cup: Bangladesh thump Pak by 37 runs, enter finals. Bangladesh fast bowler Mustafizur Rahman’s impressive figures of 4/43 in the final Super Four encounter helped his side register a convincing 37-run victory over Pakistan to enter the final of the ongoing Asia Cup. Opting to bat first, Bangladesh got off to a horrendous start,

Rashid, Shahzad star in Afghanistan’s thrilling tie against India

Rashid, Shahzad star in Afghanistan’s thrilling tie against India. Afghanistan’s unheralded bunch made the biggest impact in their nascent international careers by pulling off a thrilling tie which in fact was a moral victory against India in one of the most memorable encounters in the history of Asia Cup. Twenty20 cricket’s global superstar Rashid Khan

Asia Cup: Rashid Khan’s late cameo sinks Bangladesh

Asia Cup: Rashid Khan’s late cameo sinks Bangladesh. Birthday boy Rashid Khan’s late cameo and some impressive bowling by Afghanistan helped them to register a massive 136-run win over Bangladesh in their Group B clash of the ongoing Asia Cup here at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium on Thursday. After winning the toss and electing to bat first, Afghanistan started their innings on a stuttering

India look to clinch seventh Asia Cup trophy
Asia Cup: India thump Pakistan by 8 wickets

Asia Cup: India thump Pakistan by 8 wickets. India produced an all-round performance as they crushed Pakistan by eight wickets in their second Group A clash of the ongoing 2018 Asia Cup here at the Dubai International Stadium on Wednesday. Chasing an easy target of 163 runs to win, India did not break much sweat and clinched the victory with 126 balls

Asia Cup: India survive scare, beat Hong Kong by 26 runs

Asia Cup: India survive scare, beat Hong Kong by 26 runs. A 174-run partnership between Hong Kong openers Anshuman Rath and Nizakat Khan gave some mighty scares to the Indian camp and fans, but the Men in Blue fought back to clinch a 26-run win in their Group A match at the Dubai International Stadium here on Tuesday. With the win, India registered their

Afghanistan knock Sri Lanka out of Asia Cup
Afghanistan knock Sri Lanka out of Asia Cup

Afghanistan knock Sri Lanka out of Asia Cup. Five-time champions Sri Lanka were knocked out of the Asia Cup after slumping to a shocking 91-run defeat at the hands of Afghanistan in the second Group B match of the tournament here at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium on Monday. It was yet another one-sided game as Sri Lanka, who were chasing 250, put

Cricket Australia open to more tour matches against India
Cricket Australia open to more tour matches against India

Cricket Australia has made it clear that they are open to more tour matches against India, as requested by Indian head coach Ravi Shastri. According to media reports, Shastri had demanded more warm-up games against Australia ahead of the four-match Test series commencing December 6. Responding to the same, a CA spokesperson said that they are willing to

Tanya, Mansi impress as Indian women beat Sri Lanka, clinch series
Tanya, Mansi impress as Indian women beat Sri Lanka, clinch series

Tanya, Mansi impress as Indian women beat Sri Lanka, clinch series. The Indian women’s cricket team Thursday held its nerves in pressure situations to beat Sri Lanka by seven runs in the second ODI, taking an unassailable 2-0 lead in the three-match series. India also earned two additional points as the match is a part

All Asia Cup matches awarded ODI status

All Asia Cup matches awarded ODI status. The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Sunday announced that it has granted ODI status to all matches in the upcoming Asia Cup 2018. The tournament will see Hong Kong as the only participating team without an ODI status. Hong Kong defeated the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in the final of the qualifiers to book

India, Pak should play more matches: Shoaib Malik

India, Pak should play more matches: Shoaib Malik. Pakistan batsman Shoaib Malik has said that India and Pakistan should play more matches as it would help in improving the ties between the two nations. The 36-year-old further stated that players from both the countries share cordial relations with each other and are very professional on the field. “It is in the benefit

Bollywood star Ranveer Singh's good times with 'Mahi Bhai'
Bollywood star Ranveer Singh’s good times with ‘Mahi Bhai’

Bollywood star Ranveer Singh’s good times with ‘Mahi Bhai’. Ranveer Singh never shies away from expressing his love for fellow celebrities. Be it veteran actor Dharmendra or master blaster Sachin Tendulkar, the ‘Padmaavat’ star’s selfies are too sweet to miss. The most recent addition on the 33-year-old’s cheerful Instagram feed is ace Indian cricketer MS Dhoni. Singh shared a

Virat Kohli retains top spot in ICC Test rankings

Virat Kohli retains top spot in ICC Test rankings. Indian skipper  has retained his numero-uno position and a career-high 937 rating points in the latest International Cricket Council (ICC) Test player ranking after innings of 46 and 58 in the fourth Test of the ongoing five-match series against England, which India went on to lose