Cricket

Tackling spin in India not a concern on flat decks: Clarke

Australia’s problems playing spin in Bangladesh just a week back has left the apprehension that Steve Smith and Co. might stumble on this familiar failing in the upcoming ODIs in India, beginning in Chennai this Sunday. However, the trend of ...

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Fan disrupts practice session to take selfie with Dhoni

COLOMBO: Mahendra Singh Dhoni remains one of the most popular Indian cricketers in Sri Lanka. From auto-rickshaw (called tuk-tuk here) drivers to the departmental store staff, all want to see Dhoni in action but don’t want India to win. Unfortunately, ...

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India vs Sri Lanka: The quick and the dead

Shikhar Dhawan slams his fastest one-day international century as dominant India, after set a target of 217 runs, steamroll listless Sri Lanka by chasing chasing down the target in 28.5 overs and with nine wickets in hand in first ODI ...

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Kumble Not Strict; Shastri More Involved in New Stint: Saha

Kolkata: Some of his teammates may have considered Anil Kumble “strict” but India’s Test wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha never felt that about the former coach, who quit after a bitter fallout with skipper Virat Kohli. Kumble was forced to resign in June ...

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India vs Australia: James Faulkner Returns, Urged To Grab Chance

James Faulkner, who was the Man of the Match in the 2015 World Cup final, was a surprise omission from the Australian squad for the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 that was held in June in England and Wales. James Faulkner ...

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