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  • Angry BCCI talks tough, to sue WICB Yesterday

    The BCCI has taken a tough stand over the pullout of the West Indies team from the tour of India. The working committee has decided to suspend all bilateral tours with the West Indies. ...
  • West Indies pull out of India tour over pay dispute 6 days ago

    The West Indies will end the tour after the 4th ODI in Dharamsala and will not play the remaining fifth ODI, one-off T20 and three-Test series. ...
  • Rajasthan Cricket Association removes Lalit Modi as chief October 11, 2014

    Controversial former IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi was unceremoniously ousted from the president's post of the RCA with a rebel group led by local BJP leader Amin Pathan taking over the reins. ...
  • I am telling my side of the story: Kevin Pietersen October 8, 2014

    Dumped England batsman Pietersen has claimed coach Andy Flower and wicketkeeper Matt Prior were behind an orchestrated campaign to oust him. ...
  • Dinesh Karthik, Dipika Pallikal to tie the knot in mid-2015 October 8, 2014

    Squash queen Pallikal has usually been more vocal about the celebrated relationship but this time India cricketer Karthik took it upon himself to share the wedding plans. ...
  • Suspended Saeed Ajmal targets World Cup 2015 for comeback September 15, 2014

    Pakistan's suspended offspinner Saeed Ajmal has not given up hope on playing in the 2015 World Cup to be cohosted by Australia and New Zealand. ...
  • Ajmal's suspension: Witchhunt or crusade by ICC? September 10, 2014

    The ICC's pledge to hunt down suspect bowling actions from the game landed its biggest catch so far in Pakistan's top bowler Saeed Ajmal. ...
  • I hoped for a longer run in ODIs: Robin Uthappa September 5, 2014

    The Kolkata Knight Riders' wicketkeeperbatsman hopes to impress in the upcoming CLT20 after being ignored for the England tour. ...
  • No Pakistan team in CLT20 again? September 5, 2014

    BCCI is still awaiting Home Ministry's nod for the participation of Lahore Lions in the event starting September 13. ...
  • Sachin Tendulkar backs India to defend the World Cup title September 4, 2014

    Sachin backed Team India to defend the 50over World Cup, and said that Dhoni's team has the perfect mix of players to do well down under early next year. ...
  • India crush Engalnd in the ODIs September 3, 2014

    Three weeks after the Test humiliation, Team India hit back in their new uniforms, crushing England to clinch the ODI series with a game to spare. ...
  • Indian pacers to train under Glenn McGrath September 2, 2014

    Indian pacer Varun Aaron has started his 10day training programme under Aussie legend McGrath at the MRF Pace Foundation as part of a tieup between the BCCI and company. ...
  • Bolt to take on Yuvraj Singh in cricket battle September 2, 2014

    Usain Bolt and Yuvraj Singh will battle it out in a sevenaside exhibition cricket match as part of Puma's promotional activity. ...
  • TWTW: Who is the only boss of Indian Cricket team? August 31, 2014

    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 underfire coach Duncan Fletcher August 25, 2014

    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 IndiaPakistan relations. Also on the show, Broacha takes on the ongoing campaign 'Clean Up India.' ...
  • Stephen Fleming bats for underfire MS Dhoni August 22, 2014

    ExNew Zealand skipper Fleming backed underfire MS Dhoni as still the best option to lead India in Tests notwithstanding the squad's 13 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

    CNNIBN's panel of experts discusses India's humiliating defeat after England wrapped up the fivematch Test series 31 with an innings and 244run 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 fivematch Test series against England where they are trailing 21. ...
  • Will humour save the day for Team India? August 11, 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 CNNIBN. ...
  • 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 callup: 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 backup for the 5th Test. ...