Afghanistan's former batting coach Umesh Patwal not surprised by their seven-wicket win over Ireland; says they will conquer some big teams at the mega event in England
Chasing 147 for victory, Afghanistan were 29 for one with Ihsanullah Janat batting on 16 and Rahmat Shah unbeaten on 11 at the close of play
How Australia faced Pakistan in their World Cup opener in 2003 World Cup
The hosts were on 135 for two after 28 overs in reply to Sri Lanka's 225 all out
However BCCI's contention is that the Board is already WADA-compliant
The team arrived at Dhaka airport late on Saturday
When the skipper and coach said that there are no seniors or juniors, you then kind of open up and irritate them with your questions," said the World Cup winning former India U-19 captain
Shastri sent back Michael Holding and Joel Garner to ensure the 1975 and 1979 champions lost their first-ever World Cup game. India triumphed by 34 runs
Resuming at an overnight score of 90 for two, Shah and Shahidi shared 130 runs for the third wicket to set the platform for a 300-plus total. Shah struck 15 boundaries during his knock while Shahidi hit six bo...
Tamim Iqbal says it will take time for the Bangladesh team to get over the shock of narrowly escaping death in a mosque
Sreesanth, along with Mumbai spinner Ankit Chavan and Haryana's Ajit Chandila, were suspended for life by a BCCI disciplinary committee in 2013, a decision that the player had challenged in court.
Bangladesh team manager Khaled Mashud says his players were about to enter the Christchurch mosque when they heard gunshots and stopped; New Zealand tour called off
The Pakistanis had to reach their 288-run target in 49 overs as match referee Raman Subba Row docked them an over due to slow over-rate
"It was horrifying. We were extremely lucky because our players were getting into the mosque when they heard gunshots. Had we reached a minute earlier, the players would have been inside the mosque," he added
Four senior selectors and two Cricket Improvement Committee members resign following MCA general body's call for Ajit Agarkar & Co's sacking
At stumps on day one, Afghanistan still trail Ireland by 82 runs with eight wickets in hand. Both Ireland and Afghanistan are playing their second Test after making their five-day debut last year
They may be struggling in ODIS but Sri Lanka made history by becoming the first Asian team to win a Test series in South Africa
Graeme Swann (3-47) ripped through the Ireland top order as England, who had tied their previous match against India at the same venue, looked set for a huge victory
However, Shami's lawyer said the police had dropped three prime charges levelled by Jahan including of rape, attempt to murder and physical assault, from the chargesheet
The attack on the Masjid Al Noor mosque in Hagley Park killed several people, the media in New Zealand reported.
A bench comprising justices Ashok Bhushan and K M Joseph said the disciplinary committee of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) may reconsider within three months the quantum of punishment to be g...
Karnataka bowlers, led by experienced Abhimanyu Mithun (2-24), put up a spirited show to restrict Maharashtra to 155/4 despite an unbeaten 69 by all-rounder Naushad Shaikh
"After playing cricket for a long time, I know if you look too far ahead you get in trouble. We have got to keep our heads down, keep working hard. Hopefully if we do that, everything else will take care of it...
"There is absolutely no conflict of interest. I resigned from the IPL governing council earlier. I have spoken to the CoA too before committing myself to the role," Ganguly told
"Alhamdulillah Allah save us today while shooting in Christchurch in the mosque," tweeted another player, Mushfiqur Rahim. "We r extremely lucky...never want to see these things happen again....pray for us."
While the bench is looking at a quick disposal of the BCCI matter, the state bodies believe that their grievances will finally be addressed
Rohit Sharma, known as the Hitman, achieved this feat in his 200th inning during the fifth ODI against Australia at the Feroz Shah Kotla Ground in Delhi. He came on to the field with 7954 runs and used only 67...
Sachin Tendulkar wished his good friend Aamir Khan in the most wittiest way possible and wrote, "Wishing my dear friend, @_aamirkhan a very happy birthday! A, kya bolta tu?"
Pakistan wicketkeeper Saleem Yousuf kept the hosts in the chase with a valuable 56 even as Walsh kept making in-roads (4-40)
The 34-year-old also played two ODI matches for India along with five Tests as part of a new-look Indian pace attack. The bowler was just able to take eight wickets in five Tests and he did not take any wicket...