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Disappointed for not converting starts: KL Rahul

Manchester, Jun 28 (IANS): After missing out on yet another opportunity to score big in the ongoing World Cup, Indian opener KL Rahul has admitted that he was disappointed for being unable to convert his starts into big scores.

Australia’s BBL goes IPL way

Sydney, Jul 18 (IANS): The forthcoming edition of Australia's domestic T20 cricket tournament Big Bash League (BBL) will witness an increase in the number of matches and duration when it kicks off on December 19 this year, Cricket Australia (CA) announced on Wednesday.

My dad decided to put me into cricket: Mithali Raj

Mumbai, Jul 18 (IANS): Indian women's cricket team captain Mithali Raj, who wanted to be a dancer, says it was her fathers decision to put her into the cricket.

India, England aim for series win in final ODI

Leeds, Jul 16 (IANS): After losing the second One-Day International (ODI), India will aim to improve performance in every department when they face confident England in the third and final match at the Headingley Cricket ground here on Tuesday.

Dravid, Ponting, Taylor inducted into ICC Hall of Fame

Dubai, Jul 2 (IANS): Former captains Rahul Dravid of India, Ricky Ponting of Australia and retired England woman wicketkeeper-batter Claire Taylor were inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame during a glittering ceremony in Dublin.

Veteran journalist Rajat Sharma elected DDCA President

New Delhi, Jul 2 (IANS): Veteran journalist Rajat Sharma was on Monday elected President of the Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) after bagging 54.4 percent of votes in his favour.

Pakistan have fair chance to win 2019 World Cup: Waqar

Lahore, Jun 18 (IANS): Pakistan bowling great Waqar Younis believes the experience gained by the green brigade in English conditions will boost their confidence in the 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup, starting May 30 in England and Wales.

Heath Streak joins Scotland as consultant for tri-series

Dubai, Jun 18 (IANS): Former Zimbabwe captain Heath Streak has been roped in by Cricket Scotland as a consultant for a short eight-day period, it was announced on Monday.

MMCC Pune emerge champions of Red Bull varsity cricket national final

Mohali, Jun 1 (IANS): Marathwada Mitramandals College of Commerce (MMCC) Pune defeated Rizvi Mumbai to emerge the champions of the Red Bull Campus Cricket National finals held here.


Gooch warns England against ‘dangerous’ Kohli

London, Jul 28 (IANS): Former English skipper Graham Gooch on Saturday cautioned England against India captain Virat Kohli, calling him as a "dangerous customer", who wanted to improve his poor record against them in the upcoming five-Test rubber, starting August 1 in Birmingham.

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