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India to tour England for 5-Test series next year

Post Date: November 18, 2020

London: India will play five Tests against England during the next English summer, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announced on Wednesday. England will also be playing limited-overs series against Sri Lanka and Pakistan. The five Tests against India are scheduled to be played at Trent Bridge (August 4-8), Lord's (August 12-16), Headingley (August 25-29),...

Australia vs India: Shastri feeling great to get back to business


Sydney: Head coach Ravi Shastri is feeling "great to get back to business" as Team India continues with its preparation for the much-anticipated series against Australia. India will be playing three ODIs, three T20Is and four Test matches against Australia beginning November 27 -- their first international assignment since March following the coronavirus outbreak. On Wednesday,...

After 8 months on hold, international table tennis is back


Weihai (China): Chinese top paddler Chen Meng was elated to be crowned for the first time at the ITTF Women's World Cup, but what made her even more excited was the fact that she could play competitive games again. "Almost every day during the past several months, I've been dreaming of returning to the court...

Pakistan sweep three-match T20 series against Zimbabwe


Rawalpindi: Pakistan defeated Zimbabwe by eight wickets in the third and final T20 International to sweep the series 3-0 here. Leg-spinner Usman Qadir picked four wickets for 13 in four overs to restrict Zimbabwe to 129/9 in 20 overs. Young Pakistan batsmen Abdullah Shafique and Khushdil Shah then added 51 for the third wicket to...

‘Bravo, you’re behind now’, says Pollard

Post Date: November 12, 2020

Dubai: West Indies all-rounder Kieron Pollard has now become the player with most T20 titles following Mumbai Indians' win in Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020. On Tuesday evening, the Rohit Sharma-led side won their fifth IPL trophy as they defeated Delhi Capitals by five wickets in the summit clash. "Dwayne Bravo you are behind me now...

Mumbai Indians beat Delhi to clinch fifth IPL title


Dubai: While stamping their authority, Mumbai Indians (MI) cruised to a five-wicket win over Delhi Capitals (DC) to win their fifth Indian Premier League (IPL) title -- the first time they have clinched consecutive crowns. No other franchise has won so many titles in IPL's 13-year history; the second most successful team is Chennai Super...

Kapil Dev kills rumors of death with new video


New Delhi: Cricket icon Kapil Dev found a unique way to kill rumours about his death that floated in social media by recording a video for promotion of his upcoming interaction with a private bank. Kapil recorded a 21-second video in which he looks hale and hearty. India's first World Cup-winning captain had undergone a successful...

Zimbabwe beat Pakistan in Super Over in epic 3rd ODI

Post Date: November 5, 2020

Rawalpindi: Zimbabwe beat Pakistan in a Super Over tie-breaker in an epic third One-day International that featured a century and a five-wicket haul each from both sides. Zimbabwe allowed Pakistan to score just two runs in their Super Over after the hosts reached 278/9 wickets in 50 overs in response to the visitors' 278/6 wickets...

5 players who shone hit in IPL 2020


Intro: Here is a look at five players who have hit the refresh button Jasprit Bumrah (Age: 26, Team: Mumbai Indians) The right-arm pace bowler, who is in all the three Indian squads for Australia tour, had come off an injury late last year and was looking rusty in the few games he played earlier...