Rohit Sharma will be back in his familiar opening position with an aim to get some quality batting practice when India take on Bangladesh in their final warm-up game before the Champions Trophy opener.. DNA Also reported by •Deccan Herald
Former Bengal and East Zone all-rounder Tapan Jyoti Banerjee passed away on Monday at a hospital here after a prolonged spell of illness, the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) said.
Banerjee was.. Mid-Day
Suresh Raina led Gujarat Lions’ hopes of registering their first win of IPL 10 are now heavily dependent on local lad Ravindra Jadeja. The left-arm spinner is expected to return to action for.. Source: nnis Sports English -
Gujarat Lions captain Suresh Raina said they missed the services of experienced Ravindra Jadeja and Dwayne Bravo and loss against KKR should be a ‘learning curve’ for the young bowlers of.. Source: nnis Sports English -
India beat New Zealand in the opening warm-up game of the Champions Trophy by 45 runs via Duckworth-Lewis method.The defending champions scored 129 for 3 in 26 overs in pursuit of 190 when rain stopped.. Deccan Herald
Holders India today bundled out New Zealand for a meagre 189 in their first warm-up match ahead of the ICC Champions Trophy, hitting the ground running straightaway at the Oval.
Opting to bat after.. Deccan Herald
New Zealand won the toss and elected to bat against India in their first practice match ahead of the ICC Champions Trophy, here today.
India will be without Yuvraj Singh and Rohit Sharma. While.. Deccan Herald
Premier off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin will be in focus alongside speedster Mohammed Shami when defending champions India take on New Zealand on Sunday in their opening warm-up game ahead of the.. DNA Also reported by •Deccan Herald
An otherwise perfect Europe tour was ruined for 36 passengers after they decided to go to a local mall in Rome in the last few hours of the trip. A report in this paper cited how the tourists from.. Mid-Day
Top cricketers gathered on Wednesday for a special screening of the upcoming biographical film on cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Virat Kohli and Yuvraj Singh looked excited.. DNA
Australian cricketers yesterday unveiled plans to take back their own image rights, firing the latest salvo in an ongoing pay battle with the country's cricket board. It is the latest power play in an.. Mid-Day
For all the calmness with which Mahendra Singh Dhoni plays cricket, rarely showing any emotion when his team wins or loses, did you know that the World Cup-winning captain is a big prankster in the.. DNA
*Rome:* Romania's Simona Halep reached her first final in the WTA event at the Rome Masters on Saturday after sweeping Dutchwoman Kiki Bertens 7-5, 6-1 in their semi-final clash. Halep, who.. Mid-Day
Power to the parents, is their message to the state education department, regarding the Parents' Teachers' Association and the Fee Regulation Act. Parents who are part of a committee, that will decide.. Mid-Day
Even as you read this, search and rescue operations continue in the Zuari River after a bridge over it collapsed, 60 km from Panaji in South Goa. Reports say that bodies of two people have been.. Mid-Day
*Pukekohe (New Zealand):* Indian senior womens hockey team here on Wednesday went down fighting 2-3 to New Zealand in their third clash of the five-match series.
For New Zealand, Ella Gunson (13th.. Mid-Day
Cricket legend Kapil Dev is not losing sleep over the recent lean patch of Virat Kohli and is confident that the Delhi stalwart will bounce back into form in the ICC Champions Trophy commencing on June.. Deccan Herald
*Mumbai:* The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Monday announced the squad for the 11th ICC Women's World Cup, to be held between June 24 and July 23.
Veteran batswoman Mithali Raj.. Mid-Day