Category: Pre-match

coronavirus

IND vs SA, 1st ODI: Coronavirus, rain affect ticket sales in Dharamsala

The novel coronavirus outbreak and inclement weather here have affected the ticket sales for the opening ODI of the three-match series between India and South Africa....

Quinton de Kock

IND vs SA: Time for senior players to guide youngsters, says Quinton de Kock

South Africa captain Quinton de Kock urged the senior members of his team to own up responsibility as well as guide the youngsters during the three-match ODI series...

coronavirus

Coronavirus impact: India might limit usage of saliva for shining ball but Proteas won’t

The Indian team might avoid using saliva to shine the ball if advised by doctors to combat the novel coronavirus threat, seamer Bhuvneshwar Kumar said on Wednesday even...

IND vs SA, 1st ODI: Hardik Pandya in focus as India hope to put behind recent ODI form

Hardik Pandya’s eagerly-awaited international comeback adds a lot of context to India’s three-match ODI campaign against South Africa starting Thursday where...

Bhuvneshwar Kumar: Does the returning pacer fit into India’s ODI plans?

A lower back issue in England (July 2018), a hamstring injury during the World Cup (June 2019), a muscle issue (niggle) after the West Indies tour (August 2019) and a...

India vs South Africa, ODIs: Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Shikhar Dhawan return; Shubman Gill included, Kedar Jadhav left out

 Bruised and battered in New Zealand, India’s ODI squad on Sunday got a major boost as a fit-again Hardik Pandya returned for the three-match series against...

Saurashtra poised for Ranji Trophy glory at home

Saurashtra, led by inspirational Jaydev Unadkat, will back themselves to win an elusive Ranji Trophy title at home but a buoyant Bengal will be no pushovers in what...

Indian Women's Cricket Team

How the narrative around the Indian women’s cricket team is changing

The Indian Women’s Cricket team were stipulated to take on England in the semi-final of the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup at the SCG but the weather had other ideas....

Australia women practising against slow spinners to tackle India’s spin attack

Australia women are focussing not only on the wily Poonam Yadav but preparing to take on India’s spin-heavy attack by practising against “slow...

ICC Women’s T20 World Cup Final: India Women vs Australia Women – Pressure on either team as big final beckons at Melbourne

The Indian women team will have to overcome big match pressure as it aims to exorcise the ghosts of the past in the T20 World Cup final against habitual winners...