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Former Indian captain MS Dhoni.

MS Dhoni completes 15 years in international cricket

NEW DELHI: Former India skipper MS Dhoni on Monday completed 15 years in international cricket. On December 23 in 2004, Dhoni made his debut against Bangladesh and since then has been a remarkable servant of…


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Ashwin wins Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy for 2016

DUBAI: Ravichandran Ashwin has become the third India player and 12th player overall to win the prestigious Sir Garfield Sobers Trophy after being named as the ICC Cricketer of the Year 2016. Ashwin follows in…


The five wisemen with Board's hony. Secetary before the selection committee meeting in Mumbai on Wednesday

Indian squad for two Tests vs England

MUMBAI: The All-India Senior Selection Committee met here earlier onn Wednesday to pick the India Cricket Team for the first two Test matches of the five-match Paytm Test Series against England. The squad: Virat Kohli (Captain), M Vijay, Gautam Gambhir, Cheteshwar…


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`Nayi Soch’ of the Indian ODI cricket team

VIZAG: Star India, in association with the BCCI, turns the spotlight on women once again. The ‘Nayi Soch’ campaign – in collaboration with the BCCI – with the cricketers wearing their mother’s names on their…


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CAB celebrates hosting of 250th Test

KOLKATA: BCCI President Anurag Thakur was the centre of attention as the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) celebrated the hosting of 250th Test on home by felicitating players and planting saplings at the end of…


MS Dhoni in a pensive mood

Is Captain Cool losing the plot?

By Debajit Kar KOLKATA: Captain cool, M.S.Dhoni, seems to be losing the plot. After guiding Chennai Super Kings (CSK) to triumph (on two occasions) his new team Rising Pune Supergiants (RPS) finished seventh , just…


Hardik Pandya, one of the most improved allrounders in world cricket

Watch out for Pandya and Pandey

By Debajit Kar KOLKATA: The Indian Premier League (IPL) season 9 is underway. IPL is the ideal platform where the cricketers get a chance to play along with some of the star cricketers. A glance…


Aussie captain Meg Lanning after beating England

Australia enter 4th successive final

NEW DELHI: Three-time defending champions Australia stepped closer to a fourth successive ICC Women’s World Twenty20 title with an impressive five-run win over old foes England in the first semi-final on Wednesday. Australian captain Meg…


Sourav Ganguly handing over the trophy. NCC President, Avishek Dalmiya (right) , is also seen

NCC enhance cricketing activity

KOLKATA: The National Cricket Club (NCC), Kolkata, organised a series comprising three limited overs matches and a Twenty20 game between Meghalaya U-23 and NCC U-23 played here recently. The hosts won the limited overs series…


An elated Indian contingent with the trophy

India annex Paytm T20I Trophy

By Debjit Kar VISAKHAPATRANAM: Spearheaded by Ravichandran Ashwin India destroyed Sri Lanka to clinch the three-match Paytm T20 International series 2-1 here on Sunday. Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan and Ajinkya Rahane all played their part…