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Sanju Retention Was No-brainer, He is Rajasthan Royals' Long-term Leader: Kumar Sangakkara

Ahead of the IPL 2022 auction, the franchise retained two Indians and one overseas player in the form of their influential skipper Samson, uncapped young batter Yashasvi Jaiswal and star Englishman Jos Buttler.

2 Dec 2021 12:49 pm
MAR vs GOZ Dream11 Team Prediction: Check Captain, Vice-Captain, and Probable Playing XIs for Todays ECS T10 Malta 2021 Match 37, December 2, 01:00 pm IST

Check here MAR vs GOZ Dream11 Team Predictions and hints for the ECS T10 Malta 2021 Match 37 between Marsa and Gozo. Also, check the schedule of the Marsa vs Gozo match.

2 Dec 2021 12:27 pm
India vs New Zealand, 2nd Test: Will Mumbai Rain Play Spoilsport? Here's the Weather Forecast

Both teams, after playing a pulsating draw in Kanpur, would look to seal the series but only if the weather allows for the same.

2 Dec 2021 11:55 am
India Tour of South Africa is Likely to be Postponed by a Week - Report

The BCCI has put the squad selection on hold as its waiting for a clearance from the Indian government. However, a confirmation is yet to be received from the board.

2 Dec 2021 11:18 am
'Like Poking the Bear' - Australia's David Warner Thrives on Criticism

David Warner boasts an average just shy of 50 from his 86 Tests, with his swashbuckling presence able to turn a game.

2 Dec 2021 10:06 am
IND vs NZ, 2nd Test: Wankhede Wicket to Come Under Focus as Kohli's India Take on New Zealand

When Kohli returns to lead in the second Test against NZ at Mumbais Wankhede stadium, pitch behaviour would be interesting to note.

2 Dec 2021 9:19 am
Alex Carey Replaces Paine as Wicketkeeper as Australian Announce Squad for The Ashes

Alex Carey has played limited-overs cricket for Australia and stood in as the one-day skipper in the West Indies this year, but is yet to feature in a Test match.

2 Dec 2021 9:04 am
He Controls the Team. Nobody Can Doubt His Skills: CSK CEO Explains Importance of MS Dhoni

Chennai Super Kings CEO Kasi Viswanathan said MS Dhoni controls the team and has remained the mainstay for the team since the beginning.

2 Dec 2021 8:12 am
'It's a Shame to Miss out on T10's First hundred: Deccan Gladiators' Tom Kohler-Cadmore

Though the Englishman smashed the highest score in the T10 history, he regretted having fallen short of the first-ever hundred by four runs.

2 Dec 2021 7:41 am
With A Shot At No. 1, Bahamas No Holiday For Collin Morikawa

The Hero World Challenge has all the trappings of a working vacation on a Caribbean island with a 20man field, no cut and warm tropical air in December. It just doesn't feel that way to Collin Morikawa.

2 Dec 2021 4:03 am
NSD vs MAW Dream11 Team Prediction: Check Captain, Vice-Captain, and Probable Playing XIs for Bengal Inter District T20 2021 match, December 02, 08:45 AM IST

Check here NSD vs MAW Dream11 Team Predictions and hints for the Bengal Inter District T20 2021 match between Nadia Super Dazzlers and Manbhum Warriors. Also, check the schedule of the Nadia Super Dazzlers vs Manbhum Warriors match.

2 Dec 2021 4:00 am
REUTERS NEXT-Cricket Great Holding Calls For More Sports Stars To Speak Out Against Racism

West Indies bowling great Michael Holding wants more sportspeople to step forward and speak out against racism because they have an important platform, he said in an interview at the Reuters Next conference on Wednesday.

2 Dec 2021 3:00 am
IND vs NZ, 2nd Test: Have 'Firm Faith and Belief' New Zealand Can Perform in All Conditions, Says Ajaz Patel

The opening Test had ended in a draw after Patel and his Indian-origin colleague Rachin Ravindra held a 91-ball vigil to save the match for the visitors.

2 Dec 2021 12:41 am
KFC India & Indian Deaf Cricket Association Join Hands to Promote Speech and Hearing-impaired Cricket

The company will also facilitate conducting tournaments, building visibility and exploring growth opportunities for speech & hearing-impaired cricketers

1 Dec 2021 11:47 pm
IPL Retention: Kolkata Knight Riders Coach Brendon McCullum Says, 'We Feel Very Lucky to Have Secured These Guys'

Kolkata Knight Riders opted to retain Venkatesh Iyer, Varun Chakravarthy, Andre Russell and Sunil Narine ahead of the IPL 2022 mega auction.

1 Dec 2021 11:38 pm
South Africa Cricketers Have 'Full Confidence' in CSA's Bio-secure Measures Ahead of India Series

The South African team has been part of eight bio-secure environments since the COVID-19 outbreak last year including home series against England, Sri Lanka and Pakistan.

1 Dec 2021 11:22 pm
We Are Getting Best Possible Preparation for World Cup, Says Mithali Raj

India finished runners-up in 2017 ICC Women's Cricket World Cup when not many expected them to but expectations will be high this time

1 Dec 2021 11:21 pm
COVID-19 Positive Michael Vaughan Dropped by BT Sport Channel from Ashes Coverage

Michael Vaughan on Wednesday announced that he has tested positive for COVID-19, but he will still be involved in the Ashes coverage through his commentary role with Fox Sports.

1 Dec 2021 11:10 pm
SL v WI: Sri Lanka Claw Back in Second Test as Ramesh Mendis Sparks West Indies' Collapse

The second Test has been plagued by inclement weather and bad light, and Wednesday was the first full day played

1 Dec 2021 10:37 pm
Not Many Leg-spinners Have Test Ambitions These Days, Says Laxman Sivaramakrishnan

Former India cricketer, Laxman Sivaramakrishnan believes that the quality of a leg-spinner can be tested only when he plays in a Test with three close-in fielders.

1 Dec 2021 10:12 pm
Virat Kohli's Fate as ODI Skipper Will be Decided in Coming Days as Selectors Huddle to Select SA Tour Squad

The BCCI top brass have said that India's tour of South Africa remains on schedule, though they're keeping a close watch on the situation.

1 Dec 2021 9:39 pm
IPL 2022: Robin Uthappa Believes Suresh Raina Will be Chennai Super Kings' First Pick in Mega Auction

Former CSK batter Robin Uthappa feels Suresh Raina, who was not retained, will be one of the first buys of Chennai Super Kings in the IPL mega auction.

1 Dec 2021 8:34 pm
TCB vs DB Dream11 Team Prediction: Check Captain, Vice-Captain, and Probable Playing XIs for Abu Dhabi T10 2021-22 match 28, December 1, 09:30 PM IST

Check here TCB vs DB Dream11 Team Predictions and hints for the Abu Dhabi T10 2021-22 match 28 between The Chennai Braves and Delhi Bulls. Also, check the schedule of The Chennai Braves vs Delhi Bulls match.

1 Dec 2021 7:00 pm
Axar Patel, Prithvi Shaw and Anrich Nortje Express Delight on Being Retained by Delhi Capitals

Apart from Shreyas Iyer, Shikhar Dhawan, Nortje's country-mate Kagiso Rabada and West Indies big-hitter Shimron Hetmyer have been released as well.

1 Dec 2021 5:17 pm
Manchester United Co-Chairman Buys a Team in UAE T20 League

Avram Glazer, Chairman of Lancer Capital, also owns the Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

1 Dec 2021 5:11 pm
IPL 2022: Umran Malik to Yashaswi Jaiswal Uncapped Players Who Were Retained by Franchises

IPL 2022 Retention: Lets have a look at the uncapped players retained by different franchises.

1 Dec 2021 4:54 pm
From David Warner to Yuzvendra Chahal: Released IPL Players Who Could Spark Bidding War at Auction

Some of the released players are expected to break the bank if they go under the hammer ahead of the next season.

1 Dec 2021 4:45 pm
Shaheen Afridi Makes it to Top-5 in ICC Test Rankings for First Time, Ravindra Jadeja Ranked 19th

Shaheen Afridi's teammate Hasan Ali too is at a career-best position after finishing with a similar seven-wicket match haul. He has moved five places to 11th.

1 Dec 2021 4:41 pm
Steve Smith Reveals How He Used Criticism as Motivation for Comeback After Sandpaper Gate

Steve Smith, however, added that motivation soon changed for him and instead of proving critics wrong, it became about helping his younger teammates.

1 Dec 2021 4:14 pm
IPL 2022: Three Franchises Put on Alert as Kolkata Knight Riders Release Eoin Morgan

Under Eoin Morgan's leadership Kolkata Knight Riders turned things around in the UAE leg of IPL 2021 season and reached the finals.

1 Dec 2021 4:04 pm
DG vs BT Dream11 Team Prediction: Check Captain, Vice-Captain, and Probable Playing XIs for Abu Dhabi T10 2021-22 match 27, December 1, 07:30 PM IST

Check here DG vs BT Dream11 Team Predictions and hints for the Abu Dhabi T10 2021-22 match 27 between Deccan Gladiators and Bangla Tigers. Also, check the schedule of the Deccan Gladiators vs Bangla Tigers match.

1 Dec 2021 4:00 pm
This is Why Irrfan Pathan Thinks Appointing Glenn Maxwell as RCB Captain May Not be a Good Idea

Virat Kohli had announced prior to the start of the UAE leg of IPL 2021 that he would step down as the captain of the franchise.

1 Dec 2021 3:42 pm
India vs New Zealand 2021: Ajinkya Rahane and Cheteshwar Pujara Have the Entire Team's Backing, Says Paras Mhambrey

In the drawn Kanpur Test, Ajinkya Rahane registered scores of 35 and 4, while Cheteshwar Pujara scored 26 and 22 in each innings.

1 Dec 2021 3:29 pm
AUK vs AUM Dream11 Team Prediction: Check Captain, Vice-Captain, and Probable Playing XIs for Todays ECS T10 Malta 2021 Match 35, December 1, 05:00 pm IST

Check here AUK vs AUM Dream11 Team Predictions and hints for the ECS T10 Malta 2021 Match 35 between Atlas UTC Knights and American University of Malta. Also, check the schedule of the Atlas UTC Knights vs American University of Malta match.

1 Dec 2021 3:22 pm
UDK vs GBM Dream11 Team Prediction: Check Captain, Vice-Captain, and Probable Playing XIs for Bengal Inter District T20 2021 match, December 02, 12:45 PM IST

Check here UDK vs GBM Dream11 Team Predictions and hints for the Bengal Inter District T20 2021 match between Uttar Dinajpur Kulik Bird and Gour Badsha Malda. Also, check the schedule of the Uttar Dinajpur Kulik Bird vs Gour Badsha Malda match.

1 Dec 2021 3:17 pm
Itd be Unethical, Against BCCI Guidelines: PBKS Co-owner on Rahul Being Approached by Lucknow Franchise

In 2010, Ravindra Jadeja had copped a one-year suspension for trying to negotiate a deal with other teams even before he had been released by his then team Rajasthan Royals.

1 Dec 2021 2:43 pm
See if we Can Pick Him up in the Auction: SRH CEO Hints At Getting Rashid Khan Back in Auctions

Rashid joined SRH in 2017 and has turned several heads with his performances.

1 Dec 2021 2:23 pm
'Will Miss You in MI': Hardik Pandya's Fans React to All-rounder's Release From Mumbai Indians

Hardik and Ishan will be up for grabs for the two new franchises before the mega auction.

1 Dec 2021 2:12 pm
'Chapter Closed!!!': David Warner Posts Heartfelt Message After Getting Released by SRH

David Warner had a forgettable season in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 as he struggled to remain among runs in the initial phase of the tournament.

1 Dec 2021 1:34 pm
They Arent Small Children: Ex-Pakistan Captain Lashes Out At Rahane, Pujara for Poor Form

Former Pakistan captain Salman Butt has opined that both the veteran batters have to soon return to their form, otherwise life will only get tougher for them.

1 Dec 2021 12:30 pm
RST vs GOZ Dream11 Team Prediction: Check Captain, Vice-Captain, and Probable Playing XIs for Todays ECS T10 Malta 2021 Match 33, December 1, 01:00 pm IST

Check here RST vs GOZ Dream11 Team Predictions and hints for the ECS T10 Malta 2021 Match 33 between Royal Strikers and Gozo. Also, check the schedule of the Royal Strikers vs Gozo match.

1 Dec 2021 11:41 am
Having Ben Stokes in England Squad a Massive Bonus: Ex-coach Trevor Bayliss

Trevor Bayliss said ahead of the opening Ashes Test at the Gabba from December 8 that he knew just too well what the absence of the all-rounder had meant then.

1 Dec 2021 10:37 am
India Team Selection for South Africa Tour Put on Hold - Report

The BCCI is waiting for the clearance from the Indian government before going ahead.

1 Dec 2021 10:20 am
Weve Time to Decide, South Africa Tour is On as of Now: Sourav Ganguly

There has been growing concern about the spread of the new Covid-19 variant, named Omicron, which was first reported in South Africa.

1 Dec 2021 9:12 am
IND vs NZ, 2nd Test: Will Ajinkya Rahane Get to Play his First Test at His Home Ground Wankhede Stadium?

Rahane has played 79 Tests, scored 4795 runs with twelve centuries and 24 half centuries and for an average a fraction lower than 40.

1 Dec 2021 8:50 am
IPL 2022 Retention: MS Dhoni, Jadeja, Rohit Sharma Sign Contracts After Getting Retained - WATCH

The Chennai Super Kings shared a video on social media in which the likes of Dhoni, Jadeja, Ruturaj Gaikwad and English all-rounder Moeen Ali could be seen speaking on being retained by the side.

1 Dec 2021 8:02 am
England Women Rewrite Record Books in 20-0 Thrashing of Latvia

The result smashed the Lionesses previous record win of 13-0 against Hungary.

1 Dec 2021 7:32 am
From KL Rahul to Rashid Khan: Key Players Franchises Released Ahead of IPL 2022 Auction

The franchises have to make some tricky calls ahead of the mega IPL 2022 auction about which players retain to retain and who to release.

1 Dec 2021 7:17 am
IPL Retention: Punjab Kings Full Squad List

PBKS will look to revamp their team after failing to win the trophy since its inception.

30 Nov 2021 11:37 pm
IPL 2022: 'End of An Era'-SRH Fans Miss David Warner, Rashid Khan Already

SRH retained captain Kane Williamson as their number one player and released star spinner Rashid Khan.

30 Nov 2021 11:34 pm