Wednesday, 07 December 2022

Cricket

LPL 2022: Jaffna Kings begin title defence with a win over Galle Gladiators
LPL 2022

LPL 2022: Jaffna Kings begin title defence with a win over Galle Gladiators

GALLE : Defending champions Jaffna Kings began their title defence with a comfortable win over the Galle Gladiators in the Lanka Premier League 2022 here on Tuesday.

2nd ODI: 'Not the first time we have lost first game', Dhawan confident about India's comeback
ODI series

2nd ODI: 'Not the first time we have lost first game', Dhawan confident about India's comeback

DHAKA : Veteran India opener Shikhar Dhawan on Tuesday said that it's not for the first time that they have lost the first game of the series and the team knows how to bounce back, adding that the side is confident of making a strong comeback against Bangladesh in the must-win second One-Day International here.

India turned down visas of Pak blind cricket team for ongoing T20 WC, Pak body says
T20 World Cup

India turned down visas of Pak blind cricket team for ongoing T20 WC, Pak body says

ISLAMABAD : India has reportedly turned down the visas of Pakistan blind cricket team for the ongoing T20 World Cup on "political grounds", according to a media report.

Major blow to Pakistan's World Test Championship final hopes after loss to England
ICC T20 World Cup

Major blow to Pakistan's World Test Championship final hopes after loss to England

RAWALPINDI : Pakistan's 74-run loss to Ben Stokes' England in the opening Test here on Monday has severely jeopardised the hosts' chances of securing a World Test Championship (WTC) final berth.

Yuvraj calls Shubman Gill a strong contender to open for India in 2023 World Cup
T20 World Cup

Yuvraj calls Shubman Gill a strong contender to open for India in 2023 World Cup

GURUGRAM : Former India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh on Monday said that young Shubman Gill is progressing very nicely in his career and should be a strong contender to open for 'Men in Blue' in the 2023 ODI World Cup at home.

Morrisville Samp Army march off in style trouncing Team Abu Dhabi to finish third
Abu T10

Morrisville Samp Army march off in style trouncing Team Abu Dhabi to finish third

ABU DHABI: Debutants Morrisville Samp Army marched off in style by bowling out Team Abu Dhabi for a paltry 48 runs in 8.4 overs to record an emphatic 79-runs victory in the third place play-off match on the final day of the sixth edition of the Abu T10 at the Abu Dhabi Zayed Cricket Stadium. Samp Army had posted 127 for 2 through Andries Gous’s brilliant knock of 68 off 33 balls with six boundaries and five sixes.

Rishabh Pant needs to bring clarity in mindset from Tests to white-ball cricket: Saba Karim
T20I series

Rishabh Pant needs to bring clarity in mindset from Tests to white-ball cricket: Saba Karim

NEW DELHI : The lack of runs from Rishabh Pant's bat in white-ball cricket for India in the recently-concluded series against New Zealand has led to a widespread debate on whether the left-handed batter should continue to be in the limited-overs scheme of things.

Stokes drops a hint he could come out of ODI retirement for 50-over World Cup next year: Report
T20 World Cup

Stokes drops a hint he could come out of ODI retirement for 50-over World Cup next year: Report

RAWALPINDI : England Test skipper Ben Stokes has not ruled out the possibility of coming out of One-day International retirement in defence of the 50-over World Cup in India next year.

Proteas stalwart Faf du Plessis inks BBL deal with Perth Scorchers
Big Bash League

Proteas stalwart Faf du Plessis inks BBL deal with Perth Scorchers

PERTH : Veteran South African batter Faf du Plessis has inked a contract with Perth Scorchers as a replacement international player ahead of the 2022-23 Big Bash League (BBL) season.

Pakistan-England Test to go ahead as scheduled at Rawalpindi
Pakistan Cricket Board

Pakistan-England Test to go ahead as scheduled at Rawalpindi

RAWALPINDI : The inaugural Test between Pakistan and England will commence as scheduled later on Thursday after the Ben Stokes-led side informed they had enough players to field an eleven for the clash at the Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium.

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