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Romeo Akbar Walter first look out: Is Sushant Singh Rajput playing a RAW agent?

Sushant Singh Rajput took to Twitter to unveil the first look of his upcoming release, Romeo Akbar Walter.
Last update: 27 Mar 2017 09:30:04

India v Aus Cricket Blog: Saha-Jadeja Start Charge on Day 3

All the latest updates from Day 3 of the Dharamsala Test between India and Australia.
Last update: 27 Mar 2017 09:29:05

Shaun Tait Won’t Be Playing for India, Because He Just Retired

Bowler of the ‘second-fastest delivery’ ever recorded in cricket.
Last update: 27 Mar 2017 09:25:53

India vs Australia 4th Test: Lack of intent in batting shows how much Virat Kohli is being missed

Intent –a word that has been associated quite a bit with the Virat Kohli era of India. It is that intent which has zoomed India all the way up to the No.1 rank in Test cricket. While there was a reason why that run-scoring intent was missing in Ranchi – although it could have been marginally quicker – it was difficult to understand, why it stayed in hiding after the first session of day two of the fourth Test match against Australia in Dharamsala.
Last update: 27 Mar 2017 08:59:46

Shaun Tait retires from all cricket

Australia pacer Shaun Tait has announced his retirement from cricket at the age of 34
Last update: 27 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Williamson, Raval deflate South Africa

Their unbeaten partnership of 126 took New Zealand to within 105 runs of parity in the Hamilton Test
Last update: 26 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Clarke stars as English season opens in Abu Dhabi

Joe Clarke put an unproductive England Lions tour of Sri Lanka behind him when he made 89 as the MCC struck 332 all out on the opening day of the Champion County clash against Middlesex in Abu Dhabi
Last update: 26 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Debutant Shadab's guile floors West Indies

Eighteen-year old debutant legspinner Shadab Khan took 3 for 7 as Pakistan hardly broke sweat in beating West Indies by six wickets in the first T20I
Last update: 26 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Toughest session I've faced in Test cricket - Rahul

KL Rahul scored his fifth half-century of the series and said after the second day that he was a little disappointed about not converting any of the starts into big scores
Last update: 26 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Change in tactics turned things around - Lyon

After speaking with Steven Smith at tea, Nathan Lyon settled on a tactic of coming over the wicket to Ajinkya Rahane and varying the pace of his deliveries, notably darting through a greater number of quicker balls
Last update: 26 Mar 2017 00:00:00

BCB president behind Mehedi Hasan's inclusion for ODIs

Ten days after announcing that it was his decision to drop Mahmudullah for the Colombo Test, BCB president Nazmul Hassan has said he was behind the decision to pick Mehedi Hasan for the ODIs against Sri Lanka
Last update: 26 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Sarfraz confident of PSL offering Pakistan leg-up

Pakistan might be playing their first T20I series in six months, but limited-overs captain Sarfraz Ahmed feels they are well prepared due to the PSL
Last update: 26 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Latham's stunner sparks change in form

Tom Latham's excellent fielding display rubbed off on his batting and he finished the second day not out on 42, his best score of the series
Last update: 26 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Harris and Dean put Victoria on top

ESPNcricinfo's wrap of the first day of the Sheffield Shield final between Victoria and South Australia in Alice Springs
Last update: 26 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Lyon leads Australia's comeback on see-saw day

Nathan Lyon took four wickets after tea to prevent India from setting up a substantial first-innings lead, as the hosts finished the second day 52 runs behind with four wickets in hand
Last update: 26 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Brathwaite lets go of pressure of expectation

Carlos Brathwaite has said he has learnt to deal with the expectations that have arisen since the World T20 triumph
Last update: 26 Mar 2017 00:00:00

NZ openers solid after South Africa 314

Half-centuries from Quinton de Kock and Faf du Plessis took South Africa's total to 314 - from 5 for 2 and 190 for 6
Last update: 26 Mar 2017 00:00:00

'Transition' period no longer an excuse - Chandimal

Sri Lanka wicketkeeper Dinesh Chandimal said the team can no longer keep blaming losses on being in a transition period following the retirement of key players since the 2015 World Cup
Last update: 25 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Floundering sides seek end to misery

Two sides who have endured miserable runs over the last five months meet in a bid to regain lost form and confidence
Last update: 25 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Cracks playing a huge role for spinners and quicks - Wade

Matthew Wade has said the cracks in the pitch can play a huge role in the Australian spinners and fast bowlers picking up ten wickets on the second day of the Test
Last update: 25 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Saqlain commits to England as spin consultant

Under the new deal Saqlain will assist the England national team as well as help in the development of spin in the county circuit
Last update: 25 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Afridi announces exit from Peshawar Zalmi

Shahid Afridi has announced, via Twitter, that he is leaving Peshawar Zalmi and is open to playing for another team in the Pakistan Super League
Last update: 25 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Tamim, Shakib demolish Sri Lanka

Bangladesh blasted their highest ODI score against Sri Lanka and then defended it in some style to go 1-0 up in the three-match series
Last update: 25 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Familiarity with Alice Springs key as Victoria gun for three-peat

Should Cameron White captain Victoria to success it will be the state's first hat-trick of titles
Last update: 25 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Kuldeep four-for limits Australia to 300

Steven Smith's third century of the series carried Australia to 300, while India bounced back through wristspinner Kuldeep Yadav's 4 for 68 on debut
Last update: 25 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Rain diminishes New Zealand advantage

New Zealand's discipline gave them four South African wickets on a pitch that was rather seamer-friendly on a day marred by rain
Last update: 25 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Parnell, Klaasen return home to South Africa

With the tour of New Zealand almost at an end, fast bowler Wayne Parnell and back-up wicketkeeper Heinrich Klaasen have been released from the South African squad
Last update: 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Supreme Court clears ambiguity on nine-year cap rule

The Supreme Court has clarified that office-bearers of state associations will not be barred from holding posts in the BCCI by virtue of holding office for nine years in state units
Last update: 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Supreme Court asks CoA to release funds to HPCA

The Supreme Court has asked the BCCI's Committee of Administrators to release funds to the HPCA one day before the Dharamsala Test, and also to the state associations of Maharashtra, Karnataka and Jharkhand that hosted the first three Tests of the series
Last update: 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Bailey and Vince to share Hampshire captaincy

James Vince and George Bailey will share Hampshire's captaincy responsibilities for the 2017 season
Last update: 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Sharjeel appears before PCB tribunal, Latif's hearing postponed

Sharjeel Khan appeared before the tribunal set up by the PCB and was given a deadline of May 5 to respond to the allegations against him, while Khalid Latif did not appear, citing health reasons
Last update: 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Need wins abroad, not just starts - Mashrafe

Mashrafe Mortaza said Bangladesh have to change their mindset in foreign conditions, and move from 'starting well' to winning games
Last update: 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Insipid ODI form a worry for Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka will be without two key ODI players - Angelo Mathews and Lasith Malinga - for the three-match series that has sparked widespread interest following Bangladesh's historic win in their 100th Test
Last update: 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Taylor omitted from England Women training camp

Sarah Taylor remains in contention for the Women's World Cup in June and July, according to head coach Mark Robinson, despite her omission from a 24-player training camp in the United Arab Emirates next month.
Last update: 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Cook, Anderson among England players released for county duty

The majority of England's centrally contracted players have been made available to play for their counties in the early rounds of the Specsavers County Championship
Last update: 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Rahmat ton seals Afghanistan's series win

Afghanistan sealed a 3-2 ODI series win over Ireland in Greater Noida by chasing down 230 with the help of an unbeaten century from Rahmat Shah
Last update: 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Manohar agrees to stay on temporarily as ICC chairman

Shashank Manohar has agreed to defer his resignation as ICC chairman at least until the new governance and financial models are voted on at the next round of meetings in April
Last update: 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Australia learn the value of defence

That Australia are within touching distance of securing the Border-Gavaskar Trophy is down to a cultural shift following their 0-3 loss in Sri Lanka last year
Last update: 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Du Plessis calls on in-form players to make it count

Faf du Plessis has urged his batsmen to deliver a series victory in Hamilton by being more consistent, as South Africa target to finish the season as the No.2 ranked Test side
Last update: 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Kohli still uncertain about playing deciding Test

India captain Virat Kohli has said he is likely to play the fourth and deciding Test against Australia in Dharamsala only if 100% fit
Last update: 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Titans secure home final, Knights sneak through

A round-up of the final league matches of the Momentum Cup played on March 23, 2017
Last update: 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00

South Africa target another away-series scalp

New Zealand go into the deciding Test in Hamilton trailing 0-1 in the series, and they will be without Trent Boult, Tim Southee and Ross Taylor, who are all injured
Last update: 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00

Dharamsala decider promises more surprises

Australia have fought India all the way through the series, and now find themselves needing only a draw to go home with the Border-Gavaskar trophy
Last update: 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00

De Kock cleared to play third Test, but out of IPL

South Africa wicketkeeper-batsman Quinton de Kock has been cleared to play the third Test Zealand after being a doubt due to a finger injury
Last update: 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00