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Du Plessis wants AB de Villiers back ahead of T20 World Cup

South African captain Faf du Plessis said on Monday that talks had begun aimed at getting star batsman AB de Villiers back into international cricket ahead of the T20...

England batsmen must score big in first innings to beat South Africa, says Silverwood

Head coach Chris Silverwood said on Monday that the England batsmen would need to post big first innings totals if they are to win the four-match World Test Championship...

IPL auction to go ahead as scheduled despite protests over CAA

The protests over the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act notwithstanding, the players’ auction for the Indian Premier League will go ahead in Kolkata as...

Six uncapped players in South Africa Test squad to face England

South Africa on Monday named six uncapped players in a 17-man squad for the first two Tests against England, starting at Centurion on December 26 Five players who played...

Unfortunate not to have played a single Test against India: Yasir Shah

Pakistan leg-spinner Yasir Shah on Monday said it is “unfortunate” to have not got a chance to play red ball cricket against India since making his debut and...

Kedar Jadhav: Under-bowled in recent times, experts divided on his utility

When it comes to street smartness, there are few in the current Indian team’s limited overs set-up, who can match Kedar Jadhav’s on-your-feet thinking. But...

I want to get where Virat Kohli is today: Babar Azam

Prolific Pakistan batsman Babar Azam wants to achieve the “legend” status that Virat Kohli has acquired but concedes that despite the oft-repeated...

Virat Kohli U-19 World Cup

Virat Kohli is cricketing version of Cristiano Ronaldo: Brian Lara

Virat Kohli is the cricketing equivalent of soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo for his sheer commitment towards the game even though a K L Rahul can consider himself at...

India U-19 captain Priyam Garg reached out to Prithvi Shaw for advice ahead of World Cup

India U-19 captain Priyam Garg has revealed that he sought the advice of former skipper Prithvi Shaw on planning and team bonding during his preparations to lead the...

IND v WI: Rishabh Pant ready to quell natural game and play situations

Often accused of not putting enough premium on his wicket, rising Indian batsman Rishabh Pant says he has now understood that there is no concept of “natural...