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Manipal Tigers register thrilling 3-run win against Bhilwara Kings
Cuttack, Sep 27 (IANS) The eighth match of the Legends League Cricket (LLC) on Monday saw a nail-biting finish as Harbhajan Singh's Manipal Tigers edged out Irfan Pathan's Bhilwara Kings by just 3 runs to register their first win of the League.
2022-09-27
Category: India, Orissa,Sports,Cricket
Women's ODI Rankings: Goswami finishes as 5th-ranked bowler, Harmanpreet reaches fifth spot in batting
Dubai, Sep 27 (IANS) The legendary Jhulan Goswami, who recently retired from international cricket, finished her 50-over career as the fifth-ranked bowler in the world while India captain Harmanpreet Kaur reached the fifth position in the latest ICC Women's ODI Player Rankings, released on Tuesday.
2022-09-27
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Charlie fakes run-out from non-striker's end during Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy final after dismissal against India
London, Sep 26 (IANS) Following her run-out from the non-striker's end inflicted by off-spin all-rounder Deepti Sharma resulting in a dramatic finish to the third ODI between England and India at Lord's, England all-rounder Charlie Dean tried to fake a dismissal on Northern Diamonds' Linsey Smith during the Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy final at the iconic venue.
2022-09-26
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Cameron Green's performance as an opener very impressive, bodes well: Andrew McDonald
Hyderabad, Sep 26 (IANS) Having played only one T20I before the three-match series against India and not opening the innings before in any T20 cricket, Cameron Green turned out to be the surprise package for Australia. In the absence of David Warner, Green smoothly delivered in his new role as an opener in T20Is by smashing two stunning half-centuries at a whopping strike-rate of 214.54.
2022-09-26
Category: India, Charleston,Sports,Cricket
Bowlers, Matthews, Taylor help West Indies win final ODI, deny New Zealand series sweep
North Sound (Antigua), Sep 26 (IANS) A clinical bowling performance, combined with an all-round show by captain Hayley Matthews and senior player Stafanie Taylor striking a half-century helped West Indies win the final ODI by four wickets and deny New Zealand a clean sweep of the three-match series at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua.
2022-09-26
Category: International, Antigua And Barbuda,Sports,Cricket
India consolidate their T20I team ranking at the top following thrilling series win against Australia
Dubai, Sep 26 (IANS) India's thrilling six-wicket win with just one ball to spare against Australia in the series-deciding third T20I in Hyderabad has helped Rohit Sharma's side extend its lead at the top of the ICC Men's T20I Team Rankings, and they are now seven points clear of second-placed England.
2022-09-26
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Liam's knock was special; took everyone by surprise: Matthew Mott
Karachi, Sep 26 (IANS) England head coach Matthew Mott praised left-arm spin all-rounder Liam Dawson's fighting cameo of 34, terming it "special" despite facing a narrow three-run defeat to Pakistan in the fourth T20I at the National Stadium.
2022-09-26
Category: International, Pakistan,Sports,Cricket
Ronaldinho set to promote cricket in India; big boost for NRI festival and Sports Mahotsav
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Legendary Brazilian footballer and a member of the team that won the 2002 FIFA World Cup jointly hosted by Japan and South Korea, Ronaldinho is set to promote cricket in India in a big way by partnering with Power Sportz, the world's first Live Digital Sports channel headquartered in the country.
2022-09-26
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket,Football
Women's T20 World Cup Qualifier: Fargana's breezy half-ton guides Bangladesh to win over Ireland in final
Abu Dhabi, Sep 26 (IANS) Fargana Hoque scored a breezy half-century and leg-spinner Rumana Ahmed grabbed three wickets as Bangladesh defeated Ireland by seven runs to emerge champions in the ICC Women's T20 World Cup Qualifier 2022 here.
2022-09-26
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Tim David should be in Australia side for T20 World Cup, say Gilchrist and Mark Waugh
Melbourne, Sep 26 (IANS) Australian cricket legends Adam Gilchrist and Mark Waugh have opined that power-hitter Tim David should be in the side for the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup at home and believe the team management should take a call on whether to include either of Steve Smith or Marcus Stoinis in the XI for the showpiece event beginning on October 16.
2022-09-26
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
We ticked a lot of boxes; need to work on bowling and fielding, says skipper Rohit Sharma after Australia series win (Ld)
Hyderabad, Sep 26 (IANS) With his team overcoming a strong Australian lineup in a three-match T20I series 2-1, India skipper Rohit Sharma was elated that they had achieved all that they wanted to in this series but said there are still areas in which the team has to improve.
2022-09-26
Category: India, Charleston,Sports,Cricket
Loving the challenges of batting at No.4, but I have to play smart, says Suryakumar
Hyderabad, Sep 26 (IANS) Charismatic India batter and 'Player of the Match' in the third and final T20I, Suryakumar Yadav has said he is loving the challenges of batting at No. 4, though he added playing "smart" is important if one has to excel at the crucial position.
2022-09-26
Category: India, Charleston,Sports,Cricket
Mohammad Rizwan, Haris Rauf star as Pakistan seal dramatic three-run win over England
Karachi, Sep 26 (IANS) Wicketkeeper-batter Mohammad Rizwan made 88 while Haris Rauf had an exceptional time in the death overs as Pakistan sealed a dramatic three-run win over England in the fourth T20I at the National Stadium to level the seven-match series 2-2.
2022-09-26
Category: International, Pakistan,Sports,Cricket
Rahane asks Jaiswal to go off the field for indiscipline during 2022 Duleep Trophy final
Coimbatore, Sep 25 (IANS) In an interesting incident during the final day's play of the Duleep Trophy final at the SNR College Cricket Ground in Coimbatore, West Zone captain Ajinkya Rahane was seen asking his teammate, left-handed opener, Yashasvi Jaiswal to leave the field.
2022-09-25
Category: India, Tamil Nadu,Sports,Cricket
Mithali, Ganguly lead tributes to Jhulan Goswami, say the pace bowler will be missed
Mumbai, Sep 25 (IANS) Former India women's team skipper Mithali Raj led the tributes to veteran India pace bowler Jhulan Goswami who retired from international cricket on Saturday, saying her longevity was beyond compare.
2022-09-25
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
Harmanpreet backs bowler Deepti in 'controversial' run out of England's Charlie Dean
London, Sep 25 (IANS) India women's team captain Harmanpreet Kaur has backed her bowler Deepti Sharma for running out England's Charlie Dean at the non-striker's end during her delivery stride in the third and final ODI at Lord's on Saturday, calling it a "part of the game".
2022-09-25
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Mark Wood says he is ready to play Tests after T20I bowling exploits against Pakistan
Karachi, Sep 25 (IANS) England's express pace bowler Mark Wood has declared he is keen on playing Test cricket following his match-winning performance against Pakistan in the third T20I at the National Stadium here, which helped the tourists take a 2-1 lead in the seven-match series.
2022-09-25
Category: International, Pakistan,Sports,Cricket
Deepti's run-out of Charlie doesn't feel like the right way to win a game: Lydia Greenway
London, Sep 25 (IANS) Off-spin all-rounder Deepti Sharma's decision to run out Charlie Dean at the non-striker's end, which secured a 16-run victory for India over England to complete a 3-0 series sweep at Lord's has reignited the debate over the mode of dismissal being right in the spirit of the game.
2022-09-25
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
'Hands-on mom' Serena to Bradley Cooper: 'I definitely can still come back'
Los Angeles, Sep 25 (IANS) Bradley Cooper ('Hangover' and 'A Star is Born') flexed a new skill on Saturday as the actor-turned-director interviewed tennis legends Serena and Venus Williams for the A+E Networks and the History Channel's History Talks in Washington D.C., reports 'Variety'.
2022-09-25
Category: International, United States,Cinema/Showbiz,Hollywood,Sports
Ashwin, Sehwag, Hales speak in favour of Deepti's run out of Charlie from non-striker's end
London, Sep 25 (IANS) The cricketing world has been left divided after off-spin all-rounder Deepti Sharma ran out England's Charlie Dean in the 44th over at the non-striker's end to get a 16-run victory for India over England at Lord's to complete a 3-0 sweep.
2022-09-25
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
West Indies include pace bowler Cherry-Ann Fraser for third ODI vs New Zealand
St John's (Antigua), Sep 25 (IANS) West Indies right-arm pace bowler Cherry-Ann Fraser has replaced Shamilia Connell in the 13-member squad for the third and final One-day International (ODI) against New Zealand Women to be played later on Sunday at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium here.
2022-09-25
Category: International, United States,Sports,Cricket
It doesn't sit comfortably with me: Dominic Cork on Deepti's run-out of Charlie
London, Sep 25 (IANS) Former England men's all-rounder Dominic Cork has said India spinner Deepti Sharma's run-out of Charlie Dean at the non-striker's end in the third ODI against the hosts hasn't been able to sit comfortably with him.
2022-09-25
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Batters will be after bowlers on every ball in a shortened game: Axar Patel
Nagpur, Sep 24 (IANS) Apart from India captain Rohit Sharma's unbeaten 20-ball 46 guiding India to a series-levelling six wicket win over Australia in eight overs a side affair at Nagpur, left-arm spinner Axar Patel's brilliant spell was very crucial in giving the hosts an early upper hand.
2022-09-24
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
IND vs AUS: Rohit becomes leading six-hitter in T20Is, surpasses Guptill
Nagpur, Sep 24 (IANS) India skipper Rohit Sharma on Friday blasted a 20-ball 46 not out and became the leading six-hitter in T20I cricket during his team's second T20I truncated to eight-over-a-side due to wet outfield against Australia at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, here.
2022-09-24
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
2nd T20I: Rohit was simply brilliant, say Karthik and Finch after India skipper blasts 46 off 20 balls
Nagpur, Sep 24 (IANS) India wicketkeeper Dinesh Karthik, who carted Daniel Sams for 10 runs in two deliveries of the last over to help India to a six-wicket win against Australia in a truncated eight-over-a-side match, hailed skipper Rohit Sharma for his brilliant innings that helped India level the series 1-1.
2022-09-24
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
Bangladesh Women secure last spot in T20 World Cup in South Africa
Abu Dhabi, Sep 24 (IANS) Bangladesh Women managed to defend a small total, thanks mainly to their veteran off-spinner Salma Khatun, as they defeated Thailand by 11 runs to qualify for the ICC Women's T20 World Cup in South Africa in 2023.
2022-09-24
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Fond memories from our first ever T20 World Cup win still fresh in memory: Uthappa
New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) Exactly 15 years ago, a young and relatively inexperienced Indian team led by MS Dhoni, held their nerve to beat Pakistan by five runs to win the inaugural T20 World Cup in front of a huge crowd at the Wanderers in Johannesburg, South Africa.
2022-09-24
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Jhulan Goswami an absolutely lovely human, has been great for the game: Tammy Beaumont
London, Sep 24 (IANS) England opener Tammy Beaumont paid a glowing tribute to legendary India pacer Jhulan Goswami, who will retire from international cricket after the third ODI at Lord's, calling her an "absolutely lovely human" who has been "great for the game".
2022-09-24
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Brook must be pencilled in at No. 5 in England's first T20 World Cup game: Hussain
Karachi, Sep 24 (IANS) In England's thumping 63-run win over Pakistan in the third T20I at the National Stadium, young Harry Brook sizzled with an unbeaten 81 off just 35 balls, his maiden fifty in the format and becoming one of the main architects in the visitors taking a 2-1 lead in the seven-match series.
2022-09-24
Category: International, Pakistan,Sports,Cricket
Rohit played with a measured approach, was a lot more selective with shots: Gavaskar
Nagpur, Sep 24 (IANS) In a truncated eight-overs-a-side match between India and Australia at VCA Stadium, Nagpur, captain Rohit Sharma enthralled a capacity crowd by smashing four fours and as many sixes in his unbeaten 20-ball 46 with a strike rate of 230, guiding the hosts to a series-levelling six-wicket win.
2022-09-24
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
'Racehorse' Mark Wood will need managing, no point in pushing him: Nasser Hussain
Karachi, Sep 24 (IANS) Apart from Harry Brook and Ben Duckett shining in England's comfortable 63-run win over Pakistan in third T20I at Karachi, pacer Mark Wood made a brilliant return to international cricket after spending nearly seven months on the sidelines.
2022-09-24
Category: International, Pakistan,Sports,Cricket
Have a lot of belief in each other; sometimes blind trust: Rizwan on success with Babar
Karachi, Sep 23 (IANS) With a lot of criticism around the opening pair of Pakistan captain Babar Azam and wicketkeeper Mohammad Rizwan's batting approach, the duo countered all the unkind remarks against them with an unbeaten opening partnership, as Pakistan chased down 200 to beat England by 10 wickets and level the seven-match T20I series 1-1.
2022-09-23
Category: International, Pakistan,Sports,Cricket
I feel my over lost the game for England; was a gamble on my part: Moeen Ali
Karachi, Sep 23 (IANS) Stand-in England captain Moeen Ali believes his over, which he admitted was a "gamble", played a pivotal role in his side losing to Pakistan by 10 wickets in the second T20I at the National Stadium.
2022-09-23
Category: International, Pakistan,Sports,Cricket
Very important for me to make my team champions in upcoming PKL season: Fazel Atrachali
Pune, Sep 23 (IANS) Puneri Paltan had a terrific Pro Kabaddi League auction when they signed Iranian Mohammad Esmaeil Nabibakhsh for a whopping Rs 87 Lakhs followed by his national side captain and star defender 'Sultan' Fazel Atrachali for a staggering Rs 1.38 Crores.
2022-09-23
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
Want to use opportunities to get game time, score runs and get confidence back: Bavuma
Cape Town, Sep 23 (IANS) South Africa captain Temba Bavuma is eager to get game time on the tour of India, followed by visiting Australia in the coming two months, to score runs and get his confidence back after admittedly enduring a frustrating three months on the sidelines due to elbow injury.
2022-09-23
Category: International, South Africa,Sports,Cricket
Heartening to see Harmanpreet bat with far more freedom: Saba Karim
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Saba Karim, the former India wicketkeeper-batter and ex-member of the senior men's selection committee, was elated with how captain Harmanpreet Kaur smashed a monumental 143 off just 111 balls in the second ODI against England, pointing out that the right-hander was batting with far more freedom, which made for a heartening sight.
2022-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Formidable Australia favourites to win the Men's T20 World Cup: Saba Karim
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) Former India men's wicketkeeper-batter and ex-member of the senior selection committee Saba Karim feels that a formidable Australia are favourites to win the ICC Men's T20 World Cup trophy, starting on their home soil from next month.
2022-09-23
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Gave myself freedom to look for shots after reaching fifty: Harmanpreet Kaur
Canterbury (England), Sep 22 (IANS) On a cloudy Wednesday at St Lawrence Ground in Canterbury, India captain Harmanpreet Kaur lit up the match with some magnificent shots to finish unbeaten on a monumental 143 off just 111 balls, taking India to 333/5 and set the base for an 88-run victory over England.
2022-09-22
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
India's bowling issues will be easily addressed with availability of Shami, Bumrah: Manjrekar
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Former India cricketer Sanjay Manjrekar believes that the side's bowling issues, especially its concerns in the death overs, can be sorted by the availability of pace bowlers Mohammed Shami and Jasprit Bumrah.
2022-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Hardik Pandya is playing on a different planet currently: Sanjay Manjrekar
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Former India cricketer-turned-commentator Sanjay Manjrekar feels that all-rounder Hardik Pandya is playing the game currently on a different planet as compared to his India team-mates.
2022-09-22
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
Englishman Steve Kirby confirmed as Zimbabwe men's new bowling coach
Harare, Sep 22 (IANS) Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) on Thursday confirmed the appointment of Englishman Steve Kirby as the new bowling coach of Zimbabwe men's team.
2022-09-22
Category: International, Zimbabwe,Sports,Cricket
Harmanpreet Kaur is already great, and she is getting greater: Harleen Deol
Canterbury (England), Sep 22 (IANS) Youngster Harleen Deol was all praise for her captain Harmanpreet Kaur during her magnificent knock of unbeaten 143 off 111 balls in the second ODI against England at Canterbury, saying the right-hander was "already great" and is "getting greater".
2022-09-22
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
We definitely want to win Lord's ODI for Jhulan Goswami: Harmanpreet Kaur
Canterbury (England), Sep 22 (IANS) With the three-match ODI series already clinched, India captain Harmanpreet Kaur said her side is now aiming for a victory in the final match at Lord's on Saturday to give veteran pacer Jhulan Goswami an apt send-off from international cricket.
2022-09-22
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Abu Dhabi T10: Defending Champions Deccan Gladiators retain five, including Andre Russell, for season six
Dubai, Sep 22 (IANS) Defending champions Deccan Gladiators have retained five seasoned campaigners in West Indies' all-rounders Andre Russell and Odean Smith, England's Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Emirati-Pakistani cricketer Zahoor Khan, and Namibia all-rounder David Wiese, ahead of season six of Abu Dhabi T10 league to be held from November 23 to December 4.
2022-09-22
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
Berrington to captain Scotland's 15-member squad for the ICC Men's T20 World Cup
Glasgow, Sep 22 (IANS) Experienced batter Richie Berrington on Thursday was named as Scotland's captain for the ICC Men's T20 World Cup to be held in Australia from next month. Matt Cross will be the wicketkeeper and serve as Berrington's deputy.
2022-09-22
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Harbhajan, Yuvraj humbled to have stands on their names at PCA Stadium in Mohali
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Expressing delight on having stands named after them in the Mohali Cricket Stadium, former India cricketers Harbhajan Singh and Yuvraj Singh said that they are humbled by the gesture of Punjab Cricket Association (PCA) and will continue to promote sports.
2022-09-21
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
England certainly not the favourites in T20 World Cup but they will be dangerous: Buttler
Karachi, Sep 21 (IANS) England white-ball skipper Jos Buttler believes England are not the favourites in the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup in Australia next month, saying while his side will be "dangerous", it is not a sure-shot they will lift the trophy.
2022-09-21
Category: International, Pakistan,Sports,Cricket
Naseem Shah is the find for Pakistan; he and Shaheen Afridi can work wonders in T20 World Cup: Jayawardene
Colombo, Sep 21 (IANS) Legendary Sri Lankan batter Mahela Jayawardene has said the emergence of teenage pacer Naseem Shah has been the biggest positive for Pakistan along with a fit-again Shaheen Shah Afridi ahead of the ICC T20 World Cup in Australia next month.
2022-09-21
Category: International, Sri Lanka,Sports,Cricket
Pretoria Capitals coaches Ford, Kallis confident of squad performing in all conditions in SA20
Pretoria, Sep 21 (IANS) Ahead of the inaugural season of Cricket South Africa's SA20, the Pretoria Capitals have assembled a strong squad at the recent Player Auction on September 19. Before the player auction held in Cape Town, the Capitals had signed pace duo of Anrich Nortje (who is also a part of Delhi Capitals in the IPL) and Migael Pretorius.
2022-09-21
Category: International, South Africa,Sports,Cricket
Shastri disappointed with India's sloppy fielding in loss to Australia in first T20I
Mohali, Sep 21 (IANS) In India's four-wicket loss to Australia in the first T20I at PCA Stadium, Mohali, the hosts' sloppy fielding on Tuesday evening stunned everyone. If Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Harshal Patel conceded 101 runs from their eight collective overs, especially in the death overs, India were also let down by poor fielding display.
2022-09-21
Category: India, Punjab,Sports,Cricket