INDIA's ODI CAPTAINÂ 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.Â
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.Â
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.
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.Â
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.
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.
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.
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.Â
THE IPL GOVERNING BODY urgently needs to chart out a smooth road map for the cash-rich but controversy-ridden T20 League, owned by the Cricket Board (BCCI),