Pakistan pacer Umar Gul announces retirement from all forms of cricket
The 36-year-old Gul, who played his last match for Pakistan -- an ODI -- in 2016, featured for Balochistan team in the National T20 Cup, which ends on Sunday.
New Zealand's first victorious Test cricket captain dies aged 92
"John R. Reid was New Zealand cricket's Colin Meads," said New Zealand Crick...
Historic hundred from Shikhar Dhawan takes Delhi Capitals to 164/5
KXIP bowled well at the back end of the innings to restrict DC to below 18...
Former Australian cricketer Dean Jones dies of cardiac arrest in Mumbai hotel
He played 52 Tests and 164 ODIs for Australia and was part of the 1987 World Cup winning team. "It is with great sadness that we share the news of the passing away of Mr. Dean Mervyn Jones AM. He died of a sudden cardiac arrest," Star Sports said a press release.
Indian Premier League: Rajasthan Royals to launch cricket academy in UAE on October 12
Rajasthan Royals on Tuesday announced that the franchise would be launching its UAE-based academy on October 12 this year. Girls and boys aged between 6 to 19 will be able to access world-class coaching, with participants having the option of choosing between one-to-one sessions, team sessions, or group sessions.
Were KKR doing so bad that they had to make a captaincy switch in the middle of the tournament?
As a captain, Karthik is neither woeful, nor exceptional; he is a fine leader with enough experience to make tactical decisions and a lot of coolness to handle the heat of a tough game.
KXIP finally find a way to win after Gayle and Rahul's six-hitting competition
Chasing 172 in a must-win game, the in-form opening pair of Rahul (61 not off 49) and Mayank Agarwal (45 off 25) got off to a flying start before Gayle (53 off 45) joined his skipper in the middle to get KXIP close to the finishing line.
Game changing game watching: The future of India's favourite sport and its spectators
With COVID-19 giving cricket a hard nudge, following India’s favourite sport is set to get more immersive and experiential for fans hitched to new, mainstream technology. The future of screaming, streaming sports is upon us, writes Verizon Media's CEO Guru Gowrappan.
What moving the Indian Premier League to U.A.E. means for cricket
The UAE isn’t one of the top cricketing jurisdictions that play five-day games called “tests,” typically limited to England and a clutch of her former colonies. It does, however, excel as a transportation hub and a venue for international events. And IPL is a global business — valued at some $6.8 billion — headquartered in Mumbai.
Covid-19 puts a question mark on the future of sports coaching in India
Covid-19 has forced people to adapt and the Internet has played the most important role amidst these uncertainties. It seems to be working out well for teachers, but sports coaches are not pinning much hopes on online coaching.
Yuvraj Singh decides to come out of retirement, writes to BCCI
World Cup-winning former India all-rounder Yuvraj Singh has decided to come out of retirement, giving in to a request from the Punjab Cricket Association more than a year after he called it quits. PCA secretary Puneet Bali was the first person to approach the 38-year-old Yuvraj with an offer to come out of retirement for the benefit of Punjab cricket.
Strategy cricket game SuperCric raises undisclosed angel funding from Nordanvind Gaming
AnalytIQ was founded in 2019 by ex-cricketer and Indian Premier League (IPL) presenter Suhail Chandhok and husband-wife entrepreneurial duo of Arvind Sivdas and Dhanya Param. The latter are both graduates of IIT Madras.
Looking after players during quarantine is part of coach’s responsibility: Andy Flower
In an interview with ET Sport, St. Lucia Zouks coach Andy Flower talks about his maiden CPL experience, upcoming IPL stint, challenges of coaching in times of Covid-19, difference between coaching an international team and a franchise, and more.
Former England all rounder David Capel dies, after a long illness, at 57
David Capel, the former cricket allrounder who played 15 Tests and 23 one-day internationals for England from 1987-1990, has died after a long illness. He was 57.
Tata Altroz becomes official partner for upcoming T20 cricket, Dream11 IPL 2020
Commenting on the development, Tata Motors Head, Marketing Passenger Vehicle Business Unit (PVBU) Vivek Srivatsa said: "The festive season has kicked in well for us and IPL is nothing short of a festival for the cricket fans across the country. We are elated to be back for the third consecutive year with IPL..."