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Kaif urges Shukla for fair probe into UPCA bribery scandal – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Former India batsman and Uttar Pradesh captain Mohammad Kaif on Thursday reacted sharply to the alleged bribery scandal unearthed by a sting operation, which claimed that a member of Indian Premier League (IPL) chairman Rajeev Shukla 's personal staff sought bribes to facilitate selection of players.

India vs England: Embarrassed Root won’t ‘drop the mic’ again – Times of India

LEEDS: Joe Root is keen to utilise his experience batting against spinner Kuldeep Yadav in limited-overs cricket during England's upcoming Test series with India.

Sri Lanka seeks ‘clear rules’ on ball tampering – Times of India

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka's sports minister called on the International Cricket Council to establish "simple, clear rules" Wednesday after skipper Dinesh Chandimal was punished for ball tampering "Laws governing the offence / act of altering the condition of the ball are somewhat vague and lack clarity," Faiszer Musthapha said in a statement.

Sachin Tendulkar, Middlesex Cricket join hands to launch academy – Times of India

MUMBAI: Iconic Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar on Wednesday announced an association with Middlesex Cricket to launch Tendulkar Middlesex Global Academy (TMGA).

Gujarat: Bookie held for placing bets on India-England cricket match – Times of India

VADODARA: Crime branch sleuths on Monday arrested a bokie from Alkapuri area while he was placing bets on the ongoing India-England one-day international cricket match.

World Cup three months away, but Indian team stays mired in controversy – Times...

MUMBAI: The women's ICC World T20, scheduled from November 9 this year, is less than four months away and the senior Indian team is nowhere close to finding a replacement for coach Tushar Arothe Arothe, a former First Class cricketer from Baroda, was asked to resign as national coach earlier this month and soon after putting in his papers, he told TOI that he was at his wit's end trying to understand what went wrong in the last one year.

Ishant Sharma shares cricket gyan at Bennett Univ

“You should never be afraid to make mistakes because one learns from mistakes." This was one of the advices that cricketer Ishant Sharma gave to the students of Bennett University on his visit to the campus in Greater Noida today.

Kuldeep Yadav’s hunger for wickets impresses Mohinder Amarnath – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Left-arm wrist spinner Kuldeep Yadav's maiden Twenty20 international five-wicket haul was instrumental in India's eight-wicket victory over England at Old Trafford on Tuesday.

Anderson to test injured shoulder ahead of India series – Times of India

LONDON: England's all-time leading wicket taker James Anderson could be in line for a return to the national side for the upcoming five-Test series with India after undergoing rehabilitation on a longstanding shoulder injury.

BCCI issues advisory to state units for hosting T20 events – Times of India

MUMBAI: The BCCI on Tuesday issued a 10-point advisory to its affiliated units for conducting T20 tournaments.


Youngsters key to Pakistan chances in World Cup: Naushad

ISLAMABAD: Former Pakistan team manager and Test cricketer Col (r) Naushad Ali Saturday said that emergence of youngsters would help raise a competitive combination for the 2019 World Cup to be held in England .