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 22, 2021 20:01
MUMBAI: The IPL players auction ahead of the 2021 season is likely to be held on February 18, a BCCI official told PTI on Friday. "The auction will be held on February 18. The venue is yet to be decided," the official said. Accordimg to the Union government's preferred newswire ANI however, February 18 is not "locked" as yet though Chennai has been chosen as the venue.
Jan 22, 2021 19:01
LAHORE: Ahead of the resumption of international cricket in Pakistan, the Pakistan Cricket Board has secured media rights for the HBL Pakistan Super League and all home bilateral international matches till 2023.
Jan 22, 2021 19:01
LAHORE: Pepsico has extended its position as principal partner of Pakistan's men's national cricket team to the women’s national team as well with the announcement of a one-year agreement which was signed between the US beverages giant and Pakistan Cricket Board representatives at the PCB headquarters here Wednesday.
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.