India announce 20 member squad for WTC final, England Test series

Mumbai, (UNI) India on Friday announced a 20-member squad for the next month's World Test Championship final against New Zealand and subsequent five-match Test series against England.

All-rounder Ravindra Jadeja and batsman Hanuma Vihari who suffered injur

Shikhar Dhawan receives first jab of Covid-19 vaccine

New Delhi, May 6 (UNI) Indian cricket team opener Shikhar Dhawan on Thursday took the first dose of vaccine against the novel coronavirus.

"Vaccinated. Can't thank all our frontline warriors enough for their sacrifices and dedication. Please do not hesitat

COVID-19: ICC cancels three Men-s T20 WC 2022 European Qualifiers

Dubai, May 7 (UNI) The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Friday cancelled three ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Sub Regional Europe Qualifiers - all pathway tournaments to the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 in Australia, due to COVID-19.

Finland was set to h

Australians involved in IPL 2021 safely moved to Maldives from India: CA

Melbourne, May 6 (UNI) A day after the abrupt postponement of IPL 2021 due to the COVID-19 crisis , Australian cohort involved in the tournament have been 'safely transported' to the Maldives, Cricket Australia (CA) confirmed on Thursday. 
In a joint statement

ICC announces Player of the Month nominations for April

Dubai, May 5 (UNI) The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Wednesday announced the nominees for April's ICC Player of the Month Awards to recognise the best performances from both male and female cricketers across all forms of international cricket. 
Cricketers

IPL 2021: Three members of CSK contingent test Covid-19 positive

New Delhi, May 3 (UNI) Three members of the Chennai Super Kings' IPL contingent - chief executive officer (CEO) K Viswanathan, bowling coach L Balaji and a bus cleaner - have tested positive for Covid-19.

The rest of the CSK group, which is currently in Delhi,

Sri Lanka all-rounder Thisara Perera retires from int'l cricket

Colombo, May 3 (UNI) Sri Lanka all-rounder and former captain Thisara Perera on Monday announced his retirement from international cricket with immediate effect.

Perera submitted a letter to Sri Lanka Cricket on Monday morning, announcing his intention to retire fr

Jayawickrama leads Sri Lanka to series win over Bangladesh

Pallekele, May 3 (UNI) Praveen Jayawickrama's superb bowling performance (11 wickets) on debut helped Sri Lanka beat by Bangladesh 209 runs in the second test and clinch the series 1-0, here on Monday.

Jayawickrama's figures of 11 for 178 made him the first

IPL reschedules KKR-RCB match slated for May 3, after 2 KKR players test positive

Kolkata, May 3 (UNI) The BCCI has postponed Monday’s IPL 2021 match between Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) scheduled to be held in Ahmedabad after two cricketers of a franchise tested positive for Covid-19.

KKR players Varun

IPL 2021- Dhawan-s fifty guides DC to 7-wicket win over PBKS

Ahmedabad, (UNI) Shikhar Dhawan's fantastic fifty guided Delhi Capitals to a comfortable 7-wicket win over Punjab Kings in the 29th match of the IPL 2021, here on Sunday. 
Put into bat, stand-in skipper Mayank Agarwal scored an unbeaten 58-ball 99 as Punjab K