Cricket

NEW DELHI: The most powerful cricket body in the world has yet again been forced to eat humble pie after falling at the wrong end of the stick on the legal front. Needless to say, it is a seriously expensive pie. 

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is reportedly ready to cough up compensation of over Rs8 billion to IPL franchise Kochi Tuskers Kerala for terminating its contract in 2011, a massive mark-up on the Rs3 billion the team's promoters were initially willing to settle for.

Jan 21, 2021 15:01
MUMBAI: Conflicting reports have emerged on whether crowd attendance will be allowed at the Chepauk and the newly constructed Motera Stadium during England's upcoming four of India which involves four Test matches against England.  The first two Tests will be held at the Chepauk in Chennai, beginning on February 5, while the next two will be played at the renovated stadium at the Motera near Ahmedabad. 
Jan 21, 2021 11:01
MUMBAI: The window for the eight IPL franchises to retain players for the Indian Premier League 2021 season closed Wednesday. 139 players were retained by the franchises, while 57 players were released from their existing squads.   The following players from the eight franchises were retained & released from the squad:
Jan 20, 2021 17:01
MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Tuesday congratulated the Indian cricket team for registering a 2-1 Test series win in Australia. It was a series that showcased grit, determination and resilience of the highest quality.
Jan 20, 2021 16:01
MUMBAI: JSW Sports, the sports arm of the $13 billion JSW Group conglomerate, has announced the addition of India’s star cricketer Rishabh Pant to its growing talent management roster. 
Jan 20, 2021 15:01
MUMBAI: After almost a year, cricket finally returns to Indian soil as Team India faces world champions England in a two-month series that gets underway from February 5th. 
Jan 20, 2021 13:01
ABU DHABI, UAE: Pakistan cricket legend Mudassar Nazar, who scored over 6,500 runs and took over 150 wickets in international cricket, has been appointed as the technical director for T10 Sports Management (TSM). 
Jan 19, 2021 15:01
MUMBAI: The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is unlikely to take part in the 2021 edition of the Asia Cup, which is scheduled to be hosted by Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) in June in the Emerald Isles. 
Jan 19, 2021 14:01
MUMBAI: This is certainly welcome news if it proves true. The Ranji Trophy, India’s premier First-Class tournament, which couldn’t be conducted last year due to the pandemic, will likely be held before the Indian Premier League (IPL), Indian Express reports. 
Jan 19, 2021 14:01
MAGNIFICANT INDIA ON TUESDAY BECAME the first team to beat Australia at The Gabba in Brisbane in over 32 years when they defeated the hosts by three wickets to take the fourth and final Test and series in the last hour of last day of play.
Jan 18, 2021 15:01
MUMBAI: The mini-auction before the 14th edition of the Indian Premier League is expected to take place on 16th February.  Before that, players who are currently out of contract can register online before February 4. Also, all the franchises have been informed that the last date by which they should announce their list of retained players for the 2021 edition of the IPL is 20th January.