Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Third Test Australia lose early wickets (Lunch Report)

Ranchi, March 16 Australia posted 1093 at lunch on the opening day of their third cricket Test against India at the JSCA International Stadium here on Thursday.

Australia elect to bat vs India in third Test

Ranchi, March 16 Australia won the toss and elected to bat in the crucial third Test against India at the Jharkhand State Cricket Association (JSCA) International Stadium here on Thursday.

Australian media an extension of team support staff, feels Gavaskar

New Delhi, March 15 Taking a dig at the Australian media, former India cricket captain and batting legend Sunil Gavaskar on Wednesday said they should not be paid much attention as they are an extension of the team support staff.

Manohar quits as ICC Chairman (Roundup)

Dubai, March 15 Former BCCI chief Shashank Manohar has stepped down as Chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC) citing personal reasons.

Jharkhand hammer Vidarbha to enter Vijay Hazare semis

New Delhi, March 15 Jharkhand sailed into the semi-finals of the Vijay Hazare domestic 50-overs cricket tournament with a six-wicket win over Vidarbha in their quarter-final here on Wednesday.

Manohar quits as ICC Chairman, surprises BCCI

Mumbai, March 15 The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Wednesday expressed its surprise at Shashank Manohar's sudden decision to step down as the Chairman of the International Cricket Council (ICC).

India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh triangular series in 2018

Colombo, March 15 Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) on Wednesday proposed a triangular contest between India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh for the Nidahas Trophy between March 15 and 30 next year to mark the island nation's 70th anniversary of independence, according to an espncricinfo report.

Bengal pip Maharashtra to reach Vijay Hazare semis

New Delhi, March 15 A clinical Bengal made their way into the Vijay Hazare semi-finals after beating Maharashtra by four wickets in the last over thriller fourth quarter-final at the Ferozeshah Kotla here on Wednesday.

Smith ‘rubbishes’ Kohli’s allegations

Ranchi, March 15 Ahead of the third cricket Test match from Thursday, Australia captain Steve Smith on Wednesday rubbished his opposite number Virat Kohli's allegations that he cheated more than once while taking Decision Review System (DRS) calls. He reiterated that it was his 'brain fade' that led to the controversial incident and he would never do it on a consistent basis.

Kamran, Shehzad back in West Indies-bound Pakistan squad

Lahore, March 15 The Inzamam ul Haq-led Pakistan selection committee on Wednesday recalled veteran wicketkeeper-batsman Kamran Akmal and opener Ahmed Shehzad for the upcoming three One-day Internationals (ODI) and two Twenty20 Internationals during their tour of the West Indies later this month.