EXCLUSIVE – Emotional mother, dejected cricketer: How a Delhi Capitals’ IPL Auction goof-up led to embarrassment all around | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: Jharkhand’s wicketkeeper-batsman Sumit Kumar was away for some work when the IPL 2023 Players Auction was live on television. His family members, just like every cricketer’s family, were glued to the television screen to watch the auction. They were hoping their son Sumit, who honed his skills under the wings of the legendary … Read more

Why Ishan Kishan opted out of South Africa Test series | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: Last Sunday, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) had said in a release that wicketkeeper-batter Ishan Kishan will miss the two-Test series against South Africa, starting December 26.Kishan had requested to be released citing ‘personal reasons’ and the board subsequently acknowledged his request. But now a report in the Indian … Read more

IPL Auction 2024: Full list of sold and unsold players for all teams | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: In a historic IPL auction on Tuesday, Australian pace sensation Mitchell Starc shattered records as the Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) secured his services for an unprecedented Rs 24.75 crore. Starc, making a comeback to the IPL after an eight-year hiatus, outbid fellow Australian Pat Cummins, who briefly held the new record before being … Read more

IPL Auction 2024: Australia’s World Cup stars on radar of IPL franchises | Cricket News

Having proved their class while clinching the 2023 ODI World Cup in India in November, Australia’s famed pace trio of Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood, and explosive opener Travis Head, who smashed a 120-ball 137 in the final against India, are likely to make the mega-bucks when some of the world’s top players … Read more

Umesh Yadav injured, not dropped; Rinku Singh likely for West Indies T20Is | Cricket News

MUMBAI: Veteran fast bowler Umesh Yadav has not been dropped from the two-Test series in the West Indies, but is out due to a hamstring injury, TOI has learnt.“Umesh is suffering from a hamstring injury and is recovering at the National Cricket Academy in Bangalore,” a source in the BCCI told TOI. It was speculated … Read more

CSK vs GT, IPL 2023 Final: Relentless rain moves final between Chennai Super Kings and Gujarat Titans to reserve day | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: The IPL 2023 final between Chennai Super Kings and Gujarat Titans was on Sunday moved to reserve day due to relentless rain in Ahmedabad. The announcement was made at 10:55 pm local time.The final between the two teams – GT and CSK – will now be played on Monday (May 29). HIGHLIGHTSGujarat Titans … Read more

Injury scare for Ishan Kishan and Cameron Green ahead of WTC final | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: Both India and Australia faced injury concerns as Ishan Kishan and Cameron Green suffered nasty blows during the IPL Qualifier 2 match between Mumbai Indians and Gujarat Titans on Friday, casting doubts over their availability for the upcoming World Test Championship final.Kishan, who was called up as a replacement for the injured KL … Read more

Virat Kohli: ‘Felt great’: Phenomenal Virat Kohli becomes batter with most hundreds in IPL | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: Batting maestro Virat Kohli continued his splendid form, scoring a 61-ball 101 not out on Sunday to sit alone atop the list of batters with most hundreds in the Indian Premier League. It was Kohli’s seventh hundred in IPL, making him the batter with most hundreds in the league’s history. The RCB opener … Read more

‘Always team first’: MS Dhoni reveals what qualities he looks for in a player | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: Chennai Super Kings (CSK) skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Saturday revealed what qualities he looks for in a player in his team after leading the team into 12 playoffs in 14 seasons. CSK became the second team to seal the top-four slot this season, after defending champions Gujarat Titans, with a commanding 77-run … Read more

WATCH: Shikhar Dhawan pulls off a screamer to dismiss David Warner | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: Punjab Kings (PBKS) skipper Shikhar Dhawan led from the front as he showcased exceptional fielding skills to get rid of Delhi Capitals (DC) captain David Warner in an Indian Premier (league (IPL) match at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium in Dharamsala on Wednesday.The incident happened in the 11th over of the innings … Read more