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Umpire Aleem Dar equals Steve Bucknor's record

Pakistan umpire Aleem Dar on Thursday equaled Steve Bucknor's world record of officiating in 128 Test matches during the second Ashes Test.

15 Aug 2019 9:00 PM

Indian captain, crew aboard Iranian oil tanker released in Gibraltar

‘I am grateful and thankful for my release. And I am grateful to all who have facilitated my release in my legal team,’ Indian Captain said.

15 Aug 2019 8:20 PM

Australia bowl against England in second Ashes Test

Australia captain Tim Paine won the toss and decided to bowl in the rain-delayed second Ashes Test at Lord's on Thursday.

15 Aug 2019 5:58 PM

Ashes 2019: Josh Hazlewood gets Ashes call before Mitchell Starc

The second test will now take place over four days starting on Thursday after rain washed out play on Wednesday.

15 Aug 2019 3:46 PM

Andrew Strauss tells England to be patient in pursuit of Steve Smith wicket

Smith has scored five centuries in his past six Ashes Tests, averaging 139.

14 Aug 2019 9:14 PM


‘Labour Party has become anti-Indian’: British MP slams oppn over Kashmir stand

The spat among the parliamentarians started after leader of the Opposition Jeremy Corbyn took to Twitter to address situation in Kashmir.

14 Aug 2019 5:08 PM

Ashes 2019: Rain delays start of second Test

Ashes holders Australia lead the five-match series 1-0 after their 251-run win in the first Test at Edgbaston last week.

14 Aug 2019 4:19 PM

Going for a spin? Cricket club introduces vegan ball

Earley Cricket Club in Reading a town 40 miles (64 kilometres) west of London had already introduced a vegan tea for their players.

14 Aug 2019 3:35 PM

'We have some new plans', says skipper Karunaratne ahead of first Test against NZ

Sri Lanka were whitewashed by England in November last year. Recalling that, Karunaratne said they failed to stop the runs.

14 Aug 2019 8:26 AM

England's Moeen Ali takes break from cricket after Ashes axe

The 32-year-old was axed after scoring nought and four in England's first Test defeat at Edgbaston.

13 Aug 2019 7:51 PM


Starc, Hazlewood battle for Ashes places as James Pattinson misses out

Pattinson was part of the team that won by 251 runs at Edgbaston, taking two wickets in his first Test in three years.

13 Aug 2019 7:05 PM

'We've no space anymore': CGF chief on shooting exclusion from 2022 CWG

For the first time since 1974, shooting has been excluded from the Games roster due to logistical issues.

13 Aug 2019 3:27 PM

Gary Kirsten appointed coach of men's Cardiff team in 'The Hundred'

Kirsten has been the head coach of Royal Challengers Bangalore for the past two IPL seasons.

13 Aug 2019 1:42 PM

Steve Smith's Ashes run-spree sparks comparisons with Don Bradman

In his first Test back in 1946, Bradman made 187 against England in Brisbane and followed up with 234 in Sydney.

13 Aug 2019 1:15 PM

'It still works', says MCC on neutral Test umpires despite Ashes furore

As many as 10 decisions by rookie West Indian umpire Joel Wilson and Pakistan's Aleem Dar were overturned by the DRS during Edgbaston Test.

13 Aug 2019 12:59 PM


Cricket in line to be included in 2028 LA Olympics, says MCC's Gatting

In the beginning of this year, batting legend Sachin Tendulkar also batted for cricket to be included in the Olympic Games.

13 Aug 2019 10:52 AM

Overthrow involving Ben Stokes and Martin Guptill to be reviewed in September

Chasing New Zealand's 241, England needed 9 runs from final 3 balls when a throw by Guptill deflected off diving Stokes' bat for a boundary.

13 Aug 2019 10:37 AM

England hope Jofra Archer is on target against Steve Smith in 2nd Ashes Test

Anderson's absence means England are set to give a Test debut to Archer, who will be returning to Lords.

13 Aug 2019 10:27 AM

'I've never been better', says Archer ahead of Ashes debut

Archer, who missed the first test, proved his fitness when he took six wickets and scored a century for county side Sussex’s second XI.

13 Aug 2019 8:45 AM

England pace star Jofra Archer throws down gauntlet to Aussie batsmen

Archer, whose father Frank is British, became eligible to play for England under the three-year residency rule earlier this year.

12 Aug 2019 8:48 PM