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  • England coach Andy Flower wants changes to light rules August 26, 2013

    London: England coach Andy Flower has called on the International Cricket Council (ICC) to change the regulations regarding bad light after his side narrowly missed out on a dramatic victory in the final Ashes Test on Sunday. Chasing 227 after a bold declaration from Australia captain Michael Clarke, England were 21...
  • Punjab in a mustwin situation against Delhi Daredevils May 16, 2013

    Dharamsala: After beating Royal Challengers Bangalore convincingly by seven wickets, Kings XI Punjab have kept their hopes alive to qualify for the IPL 6 playoffs. But they still have a huge task to do if they want to ensure a place in the playoffs. After the victory over Bangalore, Punjab...
  • It is up to Watson to decide to bowl or not: Brad Hodge March 31, 2013

    Jaipur: Rajasthan Royals batsman Brad Hodge on Sunday said he was not sure whether allrounder Shane Watson would be bowling in the upcoming Indian Premier League and added it was up to the Aussie allrounder to take a call. Watson was restricted solely to batting duties during Australia's recent 04...
  • IPL franchises may want key matches out of Chennai March 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Franchises with a strong Sri Lankan presence are slowly building up pressure on the Governing Council of the Indian Premier League (IPL) to shift their playoff and knockout matches out of Chennai. Four franchises IANS spoke to were confident that the issue would be sorted out by the time...
  • Can the 'old guard' prove their point in IPL 6? March 30, 2013

    Kolkata: If the slambang T20 cricket is for dynamic youngsters, reigning Indian Premier League (IPL) champions Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) have to look at the age of their squad with some concern. The average age of the KKR squad is 28.52 years and it has 11 players in their 30s...
  • IPL 6: Five bowlers to watch out for March 30, 2013

    That this format belonged to the batsmen and that bowlers would be butchered was a common notion towards the IPL and T20s in general a few years ago. But the bowlers, particularly those of the spinning variety, have been able to hold their own in the middle of the pandemonium...
  • Yearender 2012: Cricketnext's Test team of the year January 1, 2013

    We sift through the numbers, wickets and runs to pick the 11 most valuable Test cricketers of the year. 1. Alastair Cook M 15, I 29, Runs 1249, Avg 48.03, HS 190, 100 4, 50 3 The secondhighest runscorer in Test cricket this year, after his captain in our...
  • Yearender 2012: Cricketnext's T20I team of the year December 30, 2012

    We sift through the numbers, wickets and runs to pick the XI most valuable Twenty20 international cricketers of the year. 1. Chris Gayle M 11, I 10, Runs 368, Avg 40.00, SR 144.88 HS 85*, 50 5 Gayle's return to West Indies' Twenty20 setup began with a series of dominating...
  • Cricketnext's ICC World T20 XI October 8, 2012

    Here is Cricketnext's XI following the completion of the World T20. It wasn't a very difficult task as most players have chosen themselves with a string of topclass performances. Take a look and see what you make of it. 1.Shane Watson (Aus) Matches6 Runs249 HS72 Avg49.80 Wickets11 BB3/26...
  • Gambhir skippers CricketNext's IPL XI May 28, 2012

    Picking XIs isn't easy, but here is an attempt to draft up the best lineup of IPL 5 keeping in mind form, contributions, team permutations and the four overseas player cap. Agree or disagree? 1. Chris Gayle Matches 15, Runs 733, HS 128*, Avg 61.08, SR 160.74 Is there a bigger impact...
  • Get the fastest scorecard at cricketnext.com March 11, 2010

    Mumbai: Cricketnext.com, Web18s website, is all set for the cricket season, introducing the fastest online scorecard. This exciting product offers a light and easy to load page and user friendly interface with no clutter, and allows the user instant access to ball by ball updates. The scorecard is automatically updated with...
  • Chat@5: With Nishant Arora on IndiaAus 1st Test October 8, 2008

    Chat with Nishant Arora on IndiaAus 1st Test ...
  • Chat Now: With BCCI VicePresident Lalit Modi March 7, 2008

    With IPL around, ask Modi what BCCI's plans are. ...
  • TV18 gets Urban Eye, cricket edge August 23, 2006

    Mumbai TV 18 Group's Internet arm, Web 18 will acquire three companies; Cricketnext.com, Compareindia.com and Urban Eye, aiding the Group to further consolidate its focus on the Internet business. Web 18 on Wednesday announced that it would acquire Cricketnext.com, a leading sports portal, Compareindia.com, a product comparison site and Urban Eye,...