One Day

  • And Then One Day: A powerful memoir by Naseeruddin Shah 4 days ago

    New Delhi: "Learn your lines and don't bump into the furniture", said Naseeruddin Shah when someone asked him a question about acting on stage and the entire auditorium roared with claps and laughter. I quickly noted this line down on my copy of And Then One Day and thought I...
  • Pakistan selectors want to drop Younis Khan from ODIs September 20, 2014

    Karachi: The national selectors who are under fire for not showing up for the ongoing National T20 Championship matches, want Test and ODI captain MisbahulHaq to bat at number three position in the 50over format. A source aware of the developments said that the sixmember selection committee, which is headed by...
  • Oneday cricket is struggling and irrelevant, says Dravid September 13, 2014

    Mumbai: Former India captain Rahul Dravid on Friday said of the three formats of the game, ODI cricket at present was largely irrelevant and struggling to survive and consequently there should be more tournaments like Champions Trophy or World Cup to give it a proper context. "I think oneday cricket is...
  • Hamish Rutherford leads New Zealand A to triangular series win August 13, 2014

    London: Hamish Rutherford led New Zealand A to victory in the triangular oneday series with a sevenwicket win over England Lions on Tuesday. Chasing a rainrevised target of 220 from 36 overs at New Road, Rutherford struck 95 off 84 balls including 10 fours and two sixes before Tom Latham's 48...
  • 2nd ODI: Hurt England look to draw level in West Indies March 2, 2014

    England will look to put the 15-run loss against West Indies in Antigua behind them and draw level by winning the second game against the hosts in the second ODI on Sunday. The visitors made all the rights moves save for the final 10 overs of each innings when West Indies...
  • Amazon India launches 'OneDay Delivery' service in select cities at Rs 99 December 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Amazon India announced the availability of a guaranteed 'oneday delivery' service for items fulfilled by Amazon in select pin codes across several Indian cities including Bangalore, Mumbai, New Delhi, Ahmedabad, Hyderabad and Pune. Customers in eligible pin codes can now choose 'OneDay Delivery' at the time of checkout...
  • Warner smashes 197 off 144 balls, breaks Australian oneday score October 24, 2013

    Sydney: Australia opener David Warner fell three runs short of the first double century in domestic oneday cricket on Thursday, continuing a rich run of form which could earn him an international recall for the Ashes series next month. Playing for New South Wales against Victoria in the semifinal of a...
  • As it happened: England vs Australia, 5th ODI September 17, 2013

    CLICK HERE for the Live updates from England vs Australia, 5th ODI at The Rose Bowl, Southampton. The NatWest ODI series looked like heading towards a dull ending after two matches got washed out, but England's win in the fourth one-dayer on Saturday has given it a twist. The series is...
  • Confident India A would aim to seal series against NZ A September 9, 2013

    Visakhapatnam: After notching up a convincing win in the opening game, India A will look to seal the three-match unofficial one-day series against New Zealand A when the two sides clash in their second encounter at the Dr YS Rajasekhara Reddy ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium here on Tuesday. Riding on India discard...
  • Pakistani bowling attack is complete: Dhoni December 29, 2012

    Chennai: India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni rates the visiting Pakistani side, especially its bowling, quite high but feels the side which remains more consistent has better chances to do well in the oneday series, beginning here on Sunday. "Overall, Pakistan is a very good team. Its combination is such that they...
  • Campaign to get Sachin Tendulkar to play one last ODI December 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Sachin Tendulkar's retirement from One Day International cricket has left many of his fans disappointed, more so, because the retirement was not announced prior to a match that the Little Master was playing in. pSocial.in, an interest based open social network site, has initiated a campaign following which the...
  • ODIs will be history in 3 years: Gilchrist December 13, 2012

    Sydney: Australian cricket great Adam Gilchrist believes the oneday format is on an irreversible slide and will be "history" in three years, a report said on Thursday. The trailblazing wicketkeeperbatsman fears the 50over game, which has been losing its appeal in Australia since the ascent of Twenty20 cricket, will likely...
  • 'Bom' Review: Should the cannabis be banned? November 24, 2012

    Cast: Villagers of Malana Filmmaker: Amlan Datta At the first glance, BOM: One day ahead of democracy comes across as a systematic film that features the process of the evolution of a particular society along with the development of the makers conscience about a marginalised village, but very soon it turns into...
  • Bangladesh to tour Pakistan in December: Report October 24, 2012

    Islamabad: The Bangladesh Cricket Board has reportedly agreed to send its cricket team to Pakistan for three oneday internationals and two Twenty20s in December. The Daily Jang newspaper says new BCB president Nazmul Hasan will chair a meeting on Wednesday after which the tour will be announced. Bangladesh was scheduled to...
  • Clarke expects Cummins to stand out June 29, 2012

    London: Australia captain Michael Clarke has backed teenage fast bowler Pat Cummins to make his mark against England in the forthcoming oneday international series. Teenage paceman Cummins has yet to play a senior international match against England but all that is set to change when the series gets underway at Lord's...
  • Reserve days for last two SLPak ODIs June 15, 2012

    Colombo: The remaining two matches in the oneday series between Sri Lanka and Pakistan will have reserve days due to rains in the country, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) announced on Friday. The last two daynight games of the fivematch series are scheduled to be played in Colombo on Saturday and Monday...
  • PCB seek alternative venues to host Australia May 16, 2012

    Lahore: A senior PCB official has refuted suggestions that the forthcoming oneday and T20 series against Australia might have to be cancelled due to Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) withdrawing its offer to host the series in AugustSeptember. "Obviously we are very disappointed that the Sri Lankans have decided against hosting...
  • Anjum axed, Mithali named captain for England tour May 14, 2012

    New Delhi: The BCCI's senior women's selection committee reinstated Mithali Raj as the captain of the Indian women's team for the England tour on Monday, replacing veteran batsman Anjum Chopra, who has also been dropped from the 15member squad. The decision was on the cards as Chopra's appointment as captain of...
  • West Indies ready to welcome back Gayle May 4, 2012

    London: West Indies coach Ottis Gibson and captain Darren Sammy said they would have no problems with Chris Gayle returning to the squad after he promised to end his international exile on Thursday. Former West Indies captain Gayle, renowned as a bighitting batsman, has not played international cricket for more than...
  • PCB asks BCCI to host 'home' series for Pakistan April 17, 2012

    Lahore: In a rather surprising move, the Pakistan Cricket Board has asked the BCCI to play host to a 'home' series of the Pakistan cricket team in the future. According to wellinformed sources, the chairman of the Pakistan board, Zaka Ashraf, made the offer to his Indian counterpart, N Srinivasan,...
  • ICC Champions Trophy to be axed after 2013 April 17, 2012

    Dubai: The 2013 Champions Trophy in England will bring the curtains down on the 14yearold tournament, with the ICC moving towards having one championship for each of the game's three formats from 2015. While the playoffs for the World Test Championship are scheduled for June 2017, the 50over tournament, started...
  • Bangladesh coach anxious over Pakistan tour April 17, 2012

    Dhaka: Bangladesh coach Stuart Law has expressed fears about the team's scheduled tour to troubled Pakistan, where international cricket has been suspended for three years. Bangladesh are set to be the first team to visit Pakistan since a militant attack on the Sri Lankan team bus during the Lahore Test...
  • WICB chief eyes success against Australia April 2, 2012

    St. John's, Antigua: Following exciting ties in the recent oneday and Twenty20 series against Australia, the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) chief Julian Hunte has hailed the home team's showing, saying it augured well for the upcoming Test series. "On behalf of the WICB and cricket lovers of the Caribbean, I...
  • Warne leads international tributes for Sachin March 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Australian spin legend Shane Warne pleaded for an end to the talk of Sachin Tendulkar's retirement as he joined the international chorus of appreciation for the iconic Indian cricketer who scripted history by completing a century of international tons on Friday. Apart from his close friend Warne, cricket legends...
  • India loss pushes SA up to 2nd in ODI rankings March 17, 2012

    Dubai: India's fivewicket defeat to Bangladesh in an Asia Cup match in Mirpur on Friday helped South Africa secure the second position in the ICC ODI Championship table at the April 1 cutoff date. The defeat resulted in the Indian team slipping from 118 ratings points to 116 ratings points, and...
  • West Indies aim to end poor run vs Australia March 15, 2012

    Kingstown, St. Vincent: West Indies captain Darren Sammy hopes a winning history at Arnos Vale can help lift his team from a prolonged losing streak against Australia when the first of five oneday internationals is played on Friday. West Indies have won 17 of 20 ODIs at the picturesque venue, which...
  • Pakistan fined for slow overrate in Mirpur March 12, 2012

    Mirpur: Pakistan have been fined for maintaining a slow overrate during their 21run victory over Bangladesh in the inaugural match of the Asia Cup tournament on Sunday. Match referee David Boon imposed the fines after MisbahulHaq's side was ruled to be two overs short of their target when time allowances were...
  • Asia Cup: India, Sri Lanka resume rivalry March 12, 2012

    If the recentlyconcluded CB Series is anything to go by, then the second match of the Asia Cup between India and Sri Lanka should keep the supporters of both sides on their tenterhooks. However, the frame of mind that the two teams find themselves in could not be more contrasting....
  • A year on, Tendulkar still on 99 tons March 12, 2012

    Exactly a year ago, on March 11, 2011, Sachin Tendulkar scored his 99th international century against South Africa in Nagpur during the World Cup. It wasnt enough to set up an Indian victory, but it showed viewers the world over that aged 37 and 323 days, he was still a...
  • Uthappa in squad for oneoff T20 vs SA March 7, 2012

    New Delhi: Robin Uthappa has been included in the India squad for the oneoff Twenty20 International against South Africa, to be played on March 30 at Johannesburg. The 26yearold is the only change from the squad selected for the Asia Cup, with senior batsman Sachin Tendulkar, who does not play...