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BCCI sticks to ban on players for time being

Notwithstanding the verdict of a Delhi court dropping charges against former India pacer S Sreesanth and two others in the 2013 spot-fixing scandal

July 25, 2015

Court drops charges against Sreesanth, 35 others

A COURT HERE on Saturday dropped charges against cricketer S. Sreesanth and 35 other accused in the 2013 Indian Premier League spot-fixing case.

July 25, 2015

Dhoni named 9th most marketable star by London institute

INDIA's ODI CAPTAIN Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been named as the ninth most marketable sportsperson in the world ahead of the likes of football superstar Lionel Messi and sprint king Usain Bolt in a power list prepared by London School of Marketing. 

July 25, 2015

Axar Patel is at best a roller of the ball says Gavaskar

IN A STINGING CRITICISM, former India captain Sunil Gavaskar today said that young left-arm spinner Axar Patel was not Test cricket material and was at best "a roller of the ball" who was very much predictable. 

July 23, 2015

Sunil Gavaskar-owned PMG sign RCB youngster Sarfaraz Khan

BATTING LEGEND Sunil Gavaskar-owned Professional Management Group (PMG) on Thurdsay announced the signing of promising batting talent Sarfaraz Khan on a three-year deal for an undisclosed fee.

July 23, 2015

Virat Kohli to play four-day game vs Aus A

Indian Test captain Virat Kohli has decided to get into the groove by playing in the second four-day 'Test' against Australia 'A' in Chennai from July 28-31. 

July 23, 2015

AB de Villiers blessed with a baby boy

South African cricketer AB de Villiers and his wife Daniella became proud parents of their first child on Wednesday afternoon. The couple were blessed with a baby boy.

July 23, 2015

No one is bigger than cricket: Laxman on IPL controversy

FORMER INDIAN BATSMAN V.V.S Laxman on Wednesday termed the suspension of two Indian Premier League (IPL) teams Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Rajasthan Royals (RR) as unfortunate, but added nothing is bigger than cricket and the game will ultimately emerge victorious despite the controversy.

July 22, 2015

BCCI to constitute working group on IPL verdict

UNDER PRESSURE TO RESOLVE the crisis triggered by Justice R M Lodha committee's verdict on the IPL betting scandal, an embattled BCCI today decided to constitute a working group to study the order and give recommendations within six weeks.

July 19, 2015

Mohammed Shami receives a perfect gift, becomes father

INDIAN PACER MOHAMMED SHAMI, who is recovering from an injury, had another reason to celebrate Eid after becoming a proud father for the first time following the birth of his daughter. 

July 18, 2015