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Pat Cummins savours taking ‘dream’ Joe Root wicket on Day 1 of Ashes 2017-18

Australia paceman Pat Cummins said his dismissal of Joe Root was “the dream wicket” and feels the first Ashes Test is evenly poised after the opening day at the Gabba.

The Ashes: David Warner, wife Candice targeted in new Barmy Army chant

The Barmy Army -- one of the most well-known groups of English supporters -- has come up with a new chant targeted at David Warner as the first Ashes Test between Australia and England got underway in Brisbane on Thursday.

The Ashes: Absent Ben Stokes wishes England cricket team good luck

Ben Stokes has wished his England team-mates well for the first Ashes Test on the opening day of the series with Australia in Brisbane.

‘Arrogant’ BCCI needs to get off its high horse

That the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) told the Ministry of Sports to go take a walk on the dope testing issue is no surprise.

Live cricket score, Australia vs England, The Ashes, 1st Test, day 1 LIVE

Joe Root isn’t concerned about what happened the last time England toured Australia for the Ashes, or the bombardment of banter in the buildup to this series.

Arjun Tendulkar picks up 5 wickets for Mumbai in Cooch Behar Trophy match

Arjun Tendulkar, son of cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar, today returned a five wicket-haul for Mumbai Under-19 in a Cooch Behar Trophy match against Madhya Pradesh.

Sri Lanka Cricket seeks Bangladesh coach Chandika Hathurusingha

Sri Lanka’s cricket board Wednesday announced it was in talks to hire Bangladesh head coach Chandika Hathurusingha subject to him securing a full release from his current contractual obligations.

Yuvraj Singh chooses National Cricket Academy over Ranji Trophy, questions raised in BCCI

Out of favour India veteran Yuvraj Singh’s decision to do fitness training at the National Cricket Academy at the expense of Ranji Trophy matches has not gone down well with a section of BCCI officials.

Virender Sehwag vs Shoaib Akhtar again as fire meets ice in Switzerland

Virender Sehwag always had a special liking for Pakistan Cricket Team.

Top BCCI officials meet sports minister to discuss NADA, series with Pakistan

At loggerheads with the National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA) on the testing of Indian cricketers, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Wednesday discussed the matter with Sports Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore and also sought the government’s view on playing arch-foes Pakistan in the planned ICC Test Championship.


Ind vs NZ live: Rain delays toss in third T20

Rain was forecast for Thiruvananthapuram on Tuesday and a downpour in the evening meant that the toss for the deciding T20 between India and New Zealand could not take place on schedule at 6.30pm.