Rahane needs to work out against short pitch deliveries during England Test series: VVS Laxman

New Delhi, Aug 3 (UNI) Former batsman VVS Laxman said vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane is an important member of Team India's batting line-up for the India-England Test series beginning from Wednesday at Nottingham, but needs to work out against short pitch deliveries.

Second Sri Lanka-India T20I postponed after Krunal Pandya tests Covid positive

Colombo, Jul 27 (UNI) The second T20I between hosts Sri Lanka and India, originally scheduled to be played on Tuesday (July 27), has been postponed by a day after India allrounder Krunal Pandya tested positive for COVID-19 ahead of the game.

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1st T20I: India beat Sri Lanka by 38 runs, take 1-0 series lead

Colombo,  (UNI) India produced a clinical performance to beat Sri Lanka by 38 runs in 1st T20I and take 1-0 lead in the 3-match series, here on Sunday.
Suryakumar Yadav top-scored for India with 50 off 34 balls while skipper Shikhar Dhawan made 46 off 36 as India post

S Africa captain Bavuma reprimanded for breaching ICC Code of Conduct

Dubai, Jul 23 (UNI) South Africa captain Temba Bavuma has been reprimanded for breaching Level 1 of the ICC Code of Conduct during the first T20I against Ireland in Malahide, the ICC said on Thursday. 
According to ICC's statement, Bavuma was found to have breached Article 2.3 of

ESPL 2021 hits 1 million registrations

New Delhi, Jul 22 (UNI) The inaugural edition of the nation-wide Esports league, Esports Premier League (ESPL) 2021 has seen an unprecedented response among the gaming community with massive one million registrations.

The registrations for the event went live on Ju

Sri Lanka fined for slow over-rate in second ODI against India

Dubai, Jul 22 (UNI) Sri Lanka have been fined 20 per cent of their match fees for maintaining a slow over-rate against India in the second ODI in Colombo, the ICC said on Thursday. 
ICC Match Referee Ranjan Madugalle imposed the sanction after Dasun Shanaka's side

2nd ODI: Chahar's heroics help India beat Lanka by 3 wickets, seal series

Colombo, Jul 20 (UNI) Deepak Chahar's fine all-round performance with both bat and ball helped India beat Sri Lanka by 3 wickets in the second ODI and take 2-0 unassailable lead in three-match series, here on Tuesday.
Chasing a target of 276, openers Prithvi Shaw and S

Opening with Shikhar for Delhi Capitals made our bond stronger: Shaw

Colombo, Jul 19 (UNI) India opener Prithvi Shaw has said that his bond with Shikhar Dhawan became stronger when they started to open the innings together for Delhi Capitals in the Indian Premier League.

Dhawan, who is leading the Indian cricket team in their limite

4th T20I: Australia beat West Indies by 4 runs

St Lucia, Jul 15 (UNI) Australia beat West Indies by four runs in the thrilling fourth T20I of the five-match series, here on Thursday.

Electing to bat first, Australia set West Indies a target of 190 to win and got home by just four runs in the end.

England crush India by 8 wickets in 3rd women's T20I, win series 2-1

Chelmsford, Jul 15 (UNI) A brilliant 89* by opener Danni Wyatt helped England beat India by 8 wickets in the third women's T20I and clinch the three match series 2-1, here late Wednesday night.
Wyatt put on 112 with Nat Sciver for the second wicket, as En