IPL franchisees to remain profitable despite no gate revenues, drop in sponsorships
As per the format of the league, all the franchises get a share from the central revenue pool which comes to around 50% of all the BCCI’s revenues (after subtracting licence fee).
Fantasy sports users consume more sports: Study
A Kantar & FIFS survey says 59% users have started watching new sports because of their inter...
BCCI Cricket Operations chief Saba Karim asked "to resign"
The Board's Chief Financial Officer Santosh Rangnekar had also resigned last year ...
Welcome to the club, Anil Kumble to James Anderson; Sourav Ganguly says 200 Test wickets is greatness
Anderson became only the fourth bowler in the history of Test cricket to reach the mark with former India leg-spinner Anil Kumble (619), Australian great Shane Warne (708) and Sri Lankan legend Muttiah Muralitharan (800) being the others.
Dhoni's instincts, behind-the-scenes work reason for CSK's success, feel Dravid and Srinivasan
N Srinivasan, the former BCCI president and head of India Cements, which owns the CSK franchise, agreed that Dhoni is a man of instinct who doesn't believe in attending team meetings and going over data. Both were speaking at a webinar organised by the Great Lakes Institute of Management.
International Cricket Council finally postpones T20 World Cup due to Covid-19
The ICC also announced windows for the next three ICC men’s events, in order to bring clarity to the calendar and give the sport the best possible opportunity over the next three years to recover from the disruption caused by Covid-19, it said in a statement.
ICC postpones eight-team World Cup Challenge League due to Covid situation
Canada, Denmark, Malaysia, Qatar, Singapore and Vanuatu were due to play 15 List A matches aiming to gain points and places in the Challenge League A table.
England's James Anderson becomes first seam bowler to reach 600 test wickets
Only three bowlers, all spinners, have taken more wickets in tests -- Muttiah Muralitharan (800 in 133 matches), Shane Warne (708 in 145) and Anil Kumble (619 in 132).
Ashwin's suggestion: Bowlers should get 'free ball' in case non-striker backs up too far
Ashwin ran out Jos Buttler during an IPL match between Kings XI Punjab and Rajasthan Royals in 2019 when the Englishman left the non-striker's end much before the delivery was bowled, triggering an age old 'spirit of the game' debate.
Cricket Australia postpones three-match T20I series against West Indies
It was supposed to be a warm-up series ahead of the T20 World Cup but with the showpiece event being postponed last month due to the global health crisis, the two cricket boards decided to postpone it.
Major League Baseball VP Jim Small dreams big for baseball in cricket-crazy India
Major League Baseball (MLB) senior vice-president says the league is ready to invest ‘tens of millions of dollars’ in India despite no chance of making money in many years as it sees long-term opportunities that the country presents.
BCCI congratulates Rohit, Ishant and on Deepti on winning National Sports Awards
The Sports Ministry on Friday named Rohit among five athletes who will be conferred with the Khel Ratna on August 29 while Ishant and Deepti were among 27 who will be bestowed with the Arjuna Award.
IPL 2020: CSK hang in by a thread after beating RCB by 8 wickets
With CSK's maximum achievable points tally set to be 12, a victory for KKR in their next game against Kings XI Punjab on Monday, will officially end the campaign for Dhoni's brigade. KKR are currently on 12 points while Mumbai Indians (before Sunday evening game), Delhi Capitals and Royal Challengers Bangalore are all on 14 points.
Former skipper of physically challenged India cricket team applies for peon's job in NADA
Inflicted with polio since birth, Sain played nine games for India's physically challenged team between 2015 and 2019, also captaining the side during this time. At 35, he is currently looking for a steady income to support his family -- wife and a one-year-old toddler.