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IPL 2018: CSK skipper MS Dhoni enters 6000 run club during match vs Delhi...

New Delhi: Mahendra Singh Dhoni has had a glittering career so far.

Bigger names vs better players

Hyderabad: It’s a match between bigger names on paper and better players on field as the Royal Challengers Bangalore take on Sunrisers Hyderabad here on Monday night.

Virat Kohli’s pick Chahal to replace R Ashwin in Indian squad for Afghanistan Test?

Mumbai: The selection of the Indian cricket squad for the historic one-off Test against Afghanistan and the limited-overs leg for series against Ireland and England are all set to be picked on Tuesday.

Stepping down for team’s good

When Gautam Gambhir, the former captain of Delhi Daredevils announced that he was stepping down as the captain, to pave the way for rookie cricketer Shreyas Iyer, it came as a shock.

IPL 2018: BCCI likely to shift playoffs from Pune; Kolkata, Rajkot emerge as options

New Delhi: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is likely to shift two play-off matches of the Indian Premier League (IPL) scheduled in Pune on 23 and 25 May to alternate venues as the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium is set to host six home matches of Chennai Super Kings (CSK).

Rohit Sharma clears Yo-Yo test, set to travel for Ireland and England tours

Bangalore: Team India batsman Rohit Sharma has passed the Yo-Yo test and will be travelling with the rest of the team for their tour of England on June 23.

Former India opener Gautam Gambhir lashes at BCCI for not marketing Test cricket well

New Delhi: The BCCI may have created extremely popular and successful Indian Premier League (IPL) but the Indian board has not done "enough" to market Test cricket, revered by the purists, says former India opener Gautam Gambhir.

Hyderabad: Cops bust cricket betting rackets, arrest three men

Hyderabad: The Commissioner’s Task Force (CTF) (South) team busted two cricket betting rackets allegedly run by two persons from Shahinayathgunj and Mangalhat and seized Rs 2.94 lakh cash and mobilephones from them.

Did Ahmed Shehzad smoke marijuana as he failed dope test during Pakistan Cup?

Karachi: Pakistan opening batsman Ahmed Shehzad has failed a dope test, it was confirmed on Wednesday.

Nepal, Scotland among teams inducted in ICC ODI rankings

Dubai: The ICC on Friday included Nepal, Netherlands, Scotland and the UAE in their ODI rankings list apart from the 12 existing countries.


SWM win coveted award with Sports Mate

A TEAM from Seven West Media’s Perth newsroom was crowned world champions on Friday evening after winning a high-pressure digital competition in Portugal.