Cricketer

  • Indian pacers to train under Glenn McGrath 3 hours 15 minutes ago

    Indian pacer Varun Aaron has started his 10-day training programme under Aussie legend McGrath at the MRF Pace Foundation as part of a tie-up between the BCCI and company. ...
  • Bolt to take on Yuvraj Singh in cricket battle 5 hours 27 minutes ago

    Usain Bolt and Yuvraj Singh will battle it out in a seven-a-side exhibition cricket match as part of Puma's promotional activity. ...
  • TWTW: Who is the only boss of Indian Cricket team? 2 days ago

    On this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha comments on the Indian cricket team. While BCCI appointed former captain Ravi Shastri as Director of Cricket for the ODI series, skipper MS Dhoni came out openly in support of coach Duncan Fletcher. ...
  • MS Dhoni bats for under-fire coach Duncan Fletcher 1 week ago

    Dhoni's comment that Fletcher will stay as "boss" has raised speculation on whether he was on the same page with the BCCI bigwigs who had appointed Ravi Shastri as the Director of cricket. ...
  • Watch: 'The Week That Wasn't' with Cyrus Broacha August 24, 2014

    In this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha comments on the India-Pakistan relations. Also on the show, Broacha takes on the ongoing campaign 'Clean Up India.' ...
  • Stephen Fleming bats for under-fire MS Dhoni August 22, 2014

    Ex-New Zealand skipper Fleming backed under-fire MS Dhoni as still the best option to lead India in Tests notwithstanding the squad's 1-3 defeat to England. ...
  • Duncan Fletcher won't be sidelined, says Ravi Shastri August 21, 2014

    Shastri, who has been appointed the team director for the ODI series against England, said his role would be to oversee the team but added that coach Fletcher has not been sidelined. ...
  • Game over for Test captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni? August 20, 2014

    ESPNCricinfo's Senior Editor Gaurav Kalra reflects on whether time is up for Dhoni as India's Test captain. ...
  • BCCI sidelines Duncan Fletcher after England debacle August 19, 2014

    MS Dhoni and Fletcher remain in place, but only time will tell if the appointment of Ravi Shastri as director of cricket is a temporary measure or a sign of deeper changes ahead in the Indian cricket. ...
  • Team India outplayed in all departments in Test series August 18, 2014

    CNN-IBN's panel of experts discusses India's humiliating defeat after England wrapped up the five-match Test series 3-1 with an innings and 244-run victory at The Oval. ...
  • May be it is time to sack Dhoni as captain, says Srikkanth August 18, 2014

    Though it's time to remove Dhoni from captaincy, we don't have a suitable replacement at present, says former India captain. ...
  • Kumble, Srinath walk out of KSCA meet August 17, 2014

    Anil Kumble and Javagal Srinath walked out of a Karnataka Cricket Association meeting after a showdown with other members over how to use funds. ...
  • Former India coach Greg Chappell backs MS Dhoni August 13, 2014

    Chappell heaped praise on Dhoni and coach Duncan Fletcher despite the Indian team's poor performance in the ongoing five-match Test series against England where they are trailing 2-1. ...
  • Will humour save the day for Team India? August 12, 2014

    India lost the fourth Test against England at Old Trafford by an innings and 54 runs as they were bowled out for 161 in the fourth innings. ...
  • ICC TV rights likely to see bidding wars August 8, 2014

    A top Indian corporate, and an international news broadcaster of repute are in the fray for the ICC Broadcast rights, learns CNN-IBN. ...
  • Zaheer Khan becomes an entrepreneur August 7, 2014

    The veteran pacer, who is striving for an India comeback, has launched a fitness centre in Mumbai called 'ProSport'. ...
  • I was expecting India call-up: Karn Sharma August 7, 2014

    The legspinner, who has been selected for the ODI leg of England tour, says he doesn't weigh himself down with expectations. ...
  • India paid for misreading conditions at Manchester August 7, 2014

    ESPNCricinfo's Senior Editor Gaurav Kalra reflects on India's meek surrender in the first innings of the fourth Test against England. ...
  • BCCI to send pacers for England ODI ahead of schedule August 7, 2014

    Prompted by Ishant Sharma's injury, the Indian cricket board is sending the pace trio of Mohit Sharma, Umesh Yadav and Dhaval Kulkarni to England early as a back-up for the 5th Test. ...
  • Sachin Tendulkar has lowest attendance in Parliament, MPs question his nomination August 6, 2014

    Sachin Tendulkar received criticism from Rajeev Shukla, an ex-IPL chief and Congress spokesperson. Shukla, on Monday criticised the cricketer over his poor attendance at the Upper House of the Parliament. ...
  • Anderson found not guilty, India miffed August 2, 2014

    The ICC hearing that took place on Friday found James Anderson not guilty of pushing Ravindra Jadeja during the Trent Bridge Test. ...
  • 3rd Test: India surrender at Southampton July 31, 2014

    Moeen Ali's maiden six-wicket haul in India's second innings helped England tie the five-match series 1-1, beating the visitors by 266 runs in the third Test. ...
  • Watch: Cricketers Irfan Pathan, Yusuf wish Eid July 29, 2014

    Cricketer Irfan Pathan and Yusuf celebrate Eid. Irfan Pathan said, "Everyone should work to spread peace and love. That is the purpose of Eid." ...
  • MS Dhoni slams ICC decision to fine Ravindra Jadeja July 27, 2014

    A livid Dhoni lambasted the ICC decision to impose a fine on Jadeja, saying many a thing were neglected in the case and his players cannot ignore if abuse is hurled on them. ...
  • Steve Waugh lauds Ajinkya Rahane after Lord's heroics July 24, 2014

    Ajinkya Rahane was without a doubt the stand-out Indian player in the second Test as he scored a brilliant century in the first innings. ...
  • India beat England at Lord's, make history July 21, 2014

    CNN-IBN's panelists discuss India's historic 95-run victory over England at Lord's that gave them a 1-0 lead in the five-match series. ...
  • Ishant Sharma shines as India win historic Lord's Test July 21, 2014

    Ishant Sharma picked up seven wickets in the second innings to take India to a 95-run win and lead the five-match series 1-0. ...
  • 'Dhoti' storm in Chennai: Should there be a dress code in clubs? July 16, 2014

    Days after the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association barred a sitting Madras High Court judge and two senior advocates from entering the club wearing dhotis, Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has issued a strong warning to the club. Calling it sartorial despotism, Jayalalithaa said that the government intends to pass a law...
  • Politicians welcome Jayalalithaa's statement on dhoti code July 16, 2014

    The Tamil Nadu government took note of the row over a Madras High Court Judge and two advocates being refused entry into the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association Club for wearing dhotis. Chief Minister Jayalalithaa has said that she will not hesitate to cancel licences of the clubs who indulge in...
  • Is dress code in clubs a colonial hangover? July 15, 2014

    The recent incident of not allowing a Madras High Court judge into Tamil Nadu Cricket Association Club in Chennai has triggered a controversy. It has led to a nationwide debate on the relevance of dress code which is being strictly followed by most of the clubs in India. ...