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Hanuma Vihari to continue playing for Andhra

Hanuma Vihari has committed to represent Andhra following assurance from the state's ruling party Telugu Desam Party.

25 Jun 2024 11:49 pm
Gaffaney, Tucker to officiate India vs England semis

New Zealand's Chris Gaffaney and Rodney Tucker of Australia will be the on-field officials for the second semi-final of the T20 World Cup between India and England

25 Jun 2024 10:56 pm
Afghanistan deserve to be in the semis: Rashid

Afghanistan scripted history by qualifying for their maiden T20 World Cup semi-final with a win over Bangladesh on Tuesday.

25 Jun 2024 10:20 pm
Ponting hails Warner's 'unbelievable career'

David Warner's 15-year-old international career came to an end after Australia were knocked out of the T20 World Cup.

25 Jun 2024 9:22 pm
Mandhana, Harmanpreet in top 10 of ODI rankings

Smriti Mandhana dropped a rung to fourth spot, while skipper Harmanpreet Kaur jumped two places to ninth position in the ICC Women's ODI batting rankings.

25 Jun 2024 9:04 pm
SA face test of nerves against Afghanistan in semis

South Africa's bid to lift a first major cricket trophy could come down to whether they can finally shed the unwanted tag of chokers.

25 Jun 2024 7:37 pm
Co-inventor of DLS method, Frank Duckworth passes away

nglish statistician and one of the inventors of the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern (DLS) method, Frank Duckworth died at the age of 84.

25 Jun 2024 7:23 pm
PIX: It's Party Time In Afghanistan!

Frenzied celebrations erupted all across Afghanistan as cricket fans in the country celebrated their cricket team's historic achievement at the T20 World Cup on Tuesday.

25 Jun 2024 6:50 pm
I Wish I Had A Paid PR: Varun

Varun Chakravarthy was the second highest wicket-taker in IPL 2024 with 21 wickets in 15 games as he played a major role in KKR's title triumph.

25 Jun 2024 6:18 pm
Test cricket at very low point in West Indies: Sarwan

Ramnaresh Sarwan foresees a mass exodus of the Caribbean players to mainland America where the game has got a major push with hosting of the T20 World Cup.

25 Jun 2024 5:54 pm
Warner makes low-key exit from international cricket

David Warner's international career come to an anti-climactic end after Afghanistan's stunning victory over Bangladesh eliminated Australia from the T20 World Cup.

25 Jun 2024 4:16 pm
Rohit gets big praise from Shoaib Akhtar

Runaway Rohit roars back into form ahead of semis

25 Jun 2024 2:06 pm
Credit for my wickets goes to Bumrah: Arshdeep

'They take more risk against me and there's a chance always of getting a wicket there.'

25 Jun 2024 1:57 pm
Rashid 'proud' to prove Lara right with semis berth

'We have done that at U-19 level but at this World Cup, I don't have any words to describe the feeling back home.'

25 Jun 2024 1:45 pm
'Give Gulbadin An Oscar!'

Gulbadin Naib dramatically falling on his back, clutching his hamstring after Afghanistan Coach Jonathan Trott signalled to his players to slow things down in the rain-hit Super 8 match against Bangladesh caused both amusement and annoyance as former players questioned the genuineness of Gulbadin's discomfort.

25 Jun 2024 1:45 pm
Another record for incredible Rashid

Rashid finished with figures of 4 for 23 as he helped the team carve into the Bangladesh batting.

25 Jun 2024 1:40 pm
How Afghanistan reigned in Kingstown to make WC semis

Naveen delivered the coup de grace in the penultimate over by bowling Taskin Ahmed and trapping Mustafizur Rahman in front off consecutive balls, triggering tearful celebrations from his team mates.

25 Jun 2024 11:53 am
T20 WC: Afghanistan set Bangladesh 116 for victory

Afghanistan rode on a late cameo from skipper Rashid Khan to post 115 for 5 against Bangladesh in their concluding T20 World Cup Super Eight match in St Vincent on Tuesday. His 10-ball 19, which included 3 sixes, enabled the team put up a respectable total after Rahmanullah Gurbaz and Ibrahim Zadran got Afghanistan off to a slow, but steady start.

25 Jun 2024 8:26 am
T20 World Cup: Gurbaz Leads MVP Race

Srinivas Bhogle and Purnendu Maji present's Most Valuable Player Index of T20 World Cup 2024 after Game 48.

25 Jun 2024 8:06 am
Rohit's 200 T20I Sixes And Counting!

Rohit Sharma is the first cricketer to cross 200 sixes in T20 internationals.

25 Jun 2024 7:30 am
'Respect for father': India call-up special for Nitish

When he received his maiden call-up to India's T20I squad for the tour of Zimbabwe, 21-year-old Andhra all-rounder Nitish Reddy felt he has achieved only 50 percent of his goal to make his Nanna proud.

25 Jun 2024 3:54 am
PIX: Spain oust Albania, complete perfect group stage

Images from the Euro 2024 Group B match between Albania and Spain, at Dusseldorf Arena, Dusseldorf, Germany, on Monday.

25 Jun 2024 3:35 am
T20 WC: India join England, South Africa in semis

India marched into the T20 World Cup semi-finals on Monday as skipper Rohit Sharma's blistering 92 set up a 24-run victory over Australia.

25 Jun 2024 1:20 am
How India took the wind out of Australia's sails...

Winning their last T20 World Cup Super Eight match against Australia was not a 'breeze', says India skipper Rohit Sharma. He had to tweak his batting to take the wind out of the 2021 champions' sails

25 Jun 2024 1:18 am
England spinner Shoaib Bashir concedes 38 runs in over

The 20-year-old, playing for Worcestershire, was hit for five straight sixes by England teammate Dan Lawrence, playing for Surrey.

24 Jun 2024 11:00 pm
T20 WC: Rohit fires India to huge total vs Australia

Images from the T20 World Cup Super Eight Group 1 match between India and Australia, at Gros Islet, St Lucia, on Monday.

24 Jun 2024 10:39 pm
'Night club visit not behind SL's flop show in WC T20'

Sri Lanka was unable to progress to the Super 8s stage, finishing third in Group D behind South Africa and Bangladesh, who advanced.

24 Jun 2024 8:21 pm
Irfan Pathan's Make-Up Man Drowns

It is learnt that Faiyaz Ansari drowned in the swimming pool of the hotel on June 21.

24 Jun 2024 6:05 pm
Shamsi: New Proteas keen to shake off 'chokers' tag

South Africa's T20 World Cup campaign has seen them win close matches repeatedly, much to the delight of spinner Tabraiz Shamsi.

24 Jun 2024 5:31 pm
Abhishek, Riyan, Mayank set for India call-up!

Following their impressive showing in IPL 2024, the young trio of Abhishek Sharma, Riyan Parag and Mayank Yadav are likely to earn their maiden call-up to the Indian team.

24 Jun 2024 5:21 pm
'No team invincible, but India...'

As Warner's friend, want him to end on a high with Cup win: Usman Khawaja

24 Jun 2024 2:21 pm
Afghanistan eye B'desh after Australia upset

Afghanistan augmented their chances of making their first-ever World Cup semifinal when they down the mighty Australian on Saturday.

24 Jun 2024 2:15 pm
T20 WC: USA's diverse squad makes mark

Sky is the limit, we are ending with heaps of learnings: Corey Anderson on USA's T20 WC campaign

24 Jun 2024 2:02 pm
Naveen-ul-Haq Hits Back At Doubters

Afghanistan pulled off a historic 21-run victory over Australia in the T20 World Cup 2024 on Sunday.

24 Jun 2024 1:48 pm
Powell praises Windies' progress despite T20 WC exit

Rovman Powell remained extremely proud of the progress the 'Men in Maroon' have made in the past year.

24 Jun 2024 1:00 pm
Markram vows to learn after tense win

South Africa captain Aiden Markram acknowledged that the Proteas erred a bit in attempting to finish off the chase

24 Jun 2024 12:50 pm
Rain Threatens India-Australia Game

The weather might steal the spotlight, with rain threatening to wash out the crucial match.

24 Jun 2024 12:45 pm
Will India Make Changes Against Aus?

Who do you think should be part of the Indian team for the T20 World Cup Super 8s match against Australia?

24 Jun 2024 11:49 am
England's Jordan makes history with 1st T20I hat-trick

The 35-year-old became the first player to take a hat-trick for England in Men's T20Is.

24 Jun 2024 11:05 am
T20 WC: South Africa chase 136 for victory vs Windies

Images from the T20 World Cup Super Eight Group 2 match between the West Indies and South Africa, in Antigua.

24 Jun 2024 9:30 am
'I Need To Fire On All Cylinders'

'If I'm bowling well, it transfers to my batting and vice versa.'

24 Jun 2024 8:40 am
Afghan Cricketers Sing For DJ Bravo

The players, looking towards Bravo, crooned along Bravo's hit number Champion while the song played on the team bus.

24 Jun 2024 7:30 am
PIX: Hungary score last-minute winner to oust Scots

Images from the Euro 2024 Group A match between Scotland and Hungary at Stuttgart Arena, Germany, on Sunday.

24 Jun 2024 5:57 am
PIX: Germany strike late to hold Swiss and top group

Images from the Euro 2024 Group A match between Switzerland and Germany, in Frankfurt, on Sunday.

24 Jun 2024 5:24 am
'Top the Super 8s': Buttler reveals England's strategy

Buttler praised leg-spinner Adil Rashid (2/13) and Liam Livinstone (1/24) for their efforts with the ball.

23 Jun 2024 11:37 pm
T20 WC PIX: Buttler blazes England into semis

IMAGES from the Super Eight Match of the T20 World Cup, played between England and USA, in Bridgetown, Barbados, on Sunday.

23 Jun 2024 10:52 pm
Points Table: T20 World Cup 2024

How the teams stand in the T20 World Cup 2024.

23 Jun 2024 10:39 pm
T20 WC PIX: Jordan takes hat-trick, USA 115 all out

IMAGES from the Super Eight Match of the T20 World Cup, played between England and USA, in Bridgetown, Barbados, on Sunday.

23 Jun 2024 10:25 pm
3rd ODI: Mandhana leads India to series sweep over SA

Skipper Harmanpreet Kaur made a 48-ball 42 before Richa Ghosh sealed the chase with a six off Tumi Sekhukhune in the 41st over. India won with 56 balls to spare.

23 Jun 2024 8:47 pm
3rd ODI: India women restrict SA to 215/8

India have already taken an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series.

23 Jun 2024 7:37 pm