Champions Trophy

  • Champions Trophy: Best team in the tournament won June 24, 2013

    CNNIBN panel of experts feel Team India by far the best team in the Champions Trophy and they handled the pressure very well. ...
  • 'India favourites but need to be wary of England pacers' June 22, 2013

    CNNIBN's cricket expert Harsha Bhogle previews the ICC Champions Trophy final between India and England at Birmingham on Sunday. ...
  • CT: India one win away from doing the double June 21, 2013

    World Champions India are now just one win away from doing the double. India steamrolled Sri Lanka in a completely onesided contest at Cardiff to reach the final of the ICC Champions Trophy. India now targeting the distinction of holding both ODI titles at the same time. ...
  • India did well to restrict Sri Lanka to 181: Kris Srikkanth June 20, 2013

    The former India opener and CNNIBN cricket expert says that the Indians bowlers did a terrific job to restrict Sri Lanka to a belowpar score in the semifinal. ...
  • Hope IndiaSri Lanka semifinal is not a damp squib: Kris Srikkanth June 20, 2013

    CNNIBN's expert cricket panelist Kris Srikkanth is hopeful the ICC Champions Trophy semifinal between India and Sri Lanka is not marred by rain and is a spectacle. ...
  • 'India should beat Sri Lanka to reach Champions Trophy final' June 19, 2013

    CNNIBN's cricket expert Maninder Singh previews the second Champions Trophy semifinal between India and Sri Lanka on Thursday. ...
  • India have been a cut above the rest: Aakash Chopra June 18, 2013

    CNNIBN's cricket expert Aakash Chopra has hailed the Indian Team's performance in the ongoing edition of the Champions Trophy and said that Team India have by far been the best side in the tournament. Chopra also heaped praises on Shikhar Dhawan and Ravindra Jadeja applauding their efforts with bat and ball...
  • The whole world is looking at the IndiaPakistan tie: Anil Kumble June 14, 2013

    CNNIBN's cricket expert Anil Kumble previews the ICC Champions Trophy encounter between India and Pakistan at Birmingham on Saturday. ...
  • David Warner fined and suspended for bar brawl June 13, 2013

    David Warner has been fined 11,500 Australian dollars and suspended till the first Ashes Test for punching England's Joe Root in a bar brawl on Sunday. The decision was made after a hearing by cricket Australia's behaviour commissioner. ...
  • Shikhar Dhawan is making up for lost time, says Vijay Dahiya June 12, 2013

    Former India wicketkeeper and Delhi coach Vijay Dahiya talks about Shikhar Dhawan's revival as international cricketer. ...
  • It is not difficult to sit out, says Gautam Gambhir June 12, 2013

    The Delhi batsman, who is not the part of India squad in ICC Champions Trophy, said that it is part and parcel of the game. ...
  • Dhawan, Jadeja take India into the semifinals June 12, 2013

    Ravindra Jadeja took a fivewicket haul and Shikhar Dhawan scored his second ODI century as India became the first team to reach the semifinals of ICC Champions Trophy 2013. ...
  • Need to get Chris Gayle out early: Dhoni June 11, 2013

    Coming off contrasting wins in their previous matches, West Indies and India will faceoff at The Oval hoping to make it to the semifinals. ...
  • India start their campaign with a win June 7, 2013

    India maintained their unbeaten record against South Africa in the Champions Trophy with a 26run win in Cardiff, set up by Shikhar Dhawan's century. ...
  • Dhawan has matured as a cricketer: Srikkanth June 6, 2013

    CNNIBN's cricket expert Kris Srikkanth showers accolades on Shikhar Dhawan following the Indian batsman's maiden ODI ton against South Africa in the Champions Trophy on Thursday. ...
  • India have a wellbalanced side: Kris Srikkanth June 6, 2013

    Former India captain Kris Srikkanth gave his insights on Team India heading into their match against South Africa in the Champions Trophy opener. Speaking to CNNIBN, Srikkanth said the overall batting and bowling combination packs a punch and is sure that India have gone with the perfect XI in Cardiff. ...
  • Favourites India face 'opening' blues June 5, 2013

    Indian openers didn't fire in the warmup games and Maninder Singh feels Rohit Sharma should replace Murali Vijay when India start their Champions Trophy campaign against South Africa. ...
  • 'Team India can't afford to be bogged down by IPL spotfixing' May 28, 2013

    Former India spinner Maninder Singh wants Indian players to move on from the IPL spotfixing row ahead of the Champions Trophy starting next month in England. ...
  • There will be spotfixing in Champions Trophy too: Ed Hawkins May 17, 2013

    Ed Hawkins is the author of the book 'Bookie Gambler Fixer Spy: A Journey Into the Heart of Cricket's Underworld'. ...
  • BCCI threatens to pull out of Champions Trophy: Sources May 13, 2013

    FICA chief executive Tim May told CNNIBN that there are enough evidence to proof that captains have been influenced and not allowed to vote according to their choice. ...
  • Murali Vijay over Gautam Gambhir is a shocking choice May 4, 2013

    The BCCI selectors on Saturday kept Gautam Gambhir out of the Champions Trophy squad without explaining their decision to exclude him. ...
  • ICC Champions Trophy launched in London October 18, 2012

    The Champions Trophy will be played over 18 days with the matches scheduled for Cardiff, The Oval and Edgbaston, which will host the final on June 23, 2013. ...
  • 'They should have got much more' September 14, 2011

    Former India goalkeeper Ashish Ballal and Secretary General of Hockey India, Narendra Batra talk to CNNIBN about the measly amount of money given to the Indian hockey team. ...
  • A depressingly familiar story for Indian hockey September 14, 2011

    The Indian hockey team rejected the cash award of Rs 25,000 per player for their performance in the Asian Champions Trophy. ...
  • Hockey players upset with ACT win reward September 14, 2011

    Rajpal Singh refused to accept the cash prize of Rs 25, 000 and said that if we are giving hundred per cent we expect the same from Hockey India. ...
  • Proud of young players: India hockey coach Nobbs September 13, 2011

    Coach Michael Nobbs says India must keep faith with the young players to take Indian hockey to greater heights, while captain Rajpal Singh spoke of the players' pride at having won the Asian Champions Trophy. ...
  • Victorious hockey team returns home September 13, 2011

    India players got a rousing welcome when they returned home after winning the Asian Champions Trophy by beating Pakistan in the final. ...
  • Fantastic news for Indian hockey team September 12, 2011

    Former coach and goalkeeper Ashish Ballal talks to CNNIBN about India's superb display in the Asian Champions Trophy. ...
  • Change of fortune for Indian hockey September 12, 2011

    India coached by Mark Nobbs put in an impressive performance to beat Pakistan in the finals of the Asian Champions Trophy. ...
  • 'We have done really well so far' September 8, 2011

    India hockey coach Michael Nobbs talks about the team's upcoming clash against Pakistan in the Asian Champions Trophy....