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Sri Lanka snap losing streak with Scotland win

Sri Lanka snapped an eight-match one-day international losing streak ahead of the World Cup with a 35-run win over Scotland in a rain-affected match in Edinburgh on Tuesday (21). The Scots may...

 Kohli ruled out, Rahane becomes India’s 33rd Test captain

Ajinkya Rahane became India’s 33rd Test captain after injured Virat Kohli was ruled out of the fourth and deciding Test against Australia, in Dharamsala today. Kohli suffered...

Mathews leads Sri Lanka to series sweep against Bangladesh

Angelo Mathews scored 87 runs on Wednesday (31) to inspire Sri Lanka to its first one-day international series sweep in more than three years,...

Asia Cup shifted to UAE over India-Pakistan cricket row

Cricket's Asia Cup has been moved from India to the United Arab Emirates over Pakistan's refusal to cross the border, as relations simmer between...
Indian cricket team

Afridi gets special retirement gift from Indian cricket team

In a heartwarming show of sportsmanship and camaraderie, the Indian cricket team sent a special retirement gift to Shahid Afridi by presenting him a...

England’s Hameed faces anxious wait after injury

England batsman Haseeb Hameed faces a nervous wait to discover the extent of the hand injury that forced him to retire hurt during his...
Shahid Afridi

Afridi thanks Kohli and Co. for farewell gift

Retired Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi has thanked Virat Kohli and Co. after Team India gifted him a signed Kohli jersey in a show of...

India beat Pakistan to maintain perfect World Cup record

India extended their unblemished World Cup record against Pakistan after Rohit Sharma's century and tidy bowling secured their 89-run victory via the Duckworth-Lewis method...

Pakistan captain Misbah to retire after Windies Tests

Pakistan's most successful skipper Misbah-ul-Haq will retire after the upcoming Test series against the West Indies, he announced Thursday, ending months of speculation over...

Tireless Pujara proves virtue of patience with epic double

Cheteshwar Pujara may not be the biggest crowd-pleaser in an Indian team teeming with stroke-makers, but the 29-year-old proved why he is such a...