I’m like a kid who wants to play under Dhoni: Hooda | Hooda on Dhoni

Mumbai: With the mega star auction ahead of the 15th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) set to take place this month, all-rounder Deepak Hooda has announced his intention to play under Mahendra Singh Dhoni. For the past few seasons, Punjab Kings star Deepak Hooda has been named in India’s squad for the six-match […]

I do not have Dhoni’s phone number, I did not ask him: Shastri | Shastri, Dhoni

Muscat: Former India coach Ravi Shastri has said that he has seen many cricketers but has never seen a cricketer like Mahendra Singh Dhoni. Though even Sachin Tendulkar, who is generally known to be calm on the field, has been seen getting angry, Shastri has revealed that he has never seen Dhoni angry. Shastri said […]

Khawaja left, clinging to religion; Friends avoiding champagne | Usman Khawaja

Fans applaud Australian captain Pat Cummins for joining Usman Khawaja, who had to stay away for religious reasons as his teammates exploded champagne to celebrate their landslide victory in the Hobart-Ashes series. The Australians exploded champagne to celebrate their victory after winning the fifth Test of the series 4–0. Usman Khawaja, the first Muslim to […]

Taylor steps down by ‘stitching’ history in Kiwis cricket 1 | Taylor Retirement

Nathan Azil, Chris Keynes, Chris Harris, Stephen Fleming, Daniel Vettori … Ross Taylor appeared in the Kiwis jersey as the successor to these players who marked the New Zealand team on the cricket map in the late nineties. Taylor, who single-handedly sewn the victory through the greats, later became the faithful guardian of the New […]

Spin also needs a place in Kiwi cricket; Ajaz after leaving the team | Ajaz Patel

Christchurch: Indian-born spinner Ajaz Patel has called for a place for spin bowling in New Zealand cricket. Ajaz Patel said his main goal is to cultivate interest in spin among young New Zealand players. Ajaz Patel was dropped by the selectors after making history by taking 10 wickets in an innings in a Test match […]

Changing the captain is not Ganguly’s issue, so why talk? Wenzarkar | Ganguly

Mumbai: Former cricketer Dilip Vengsarkar has criticized the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and President Sourav Ganguly over the controversy surrounding the removal of Virat Kohli from the ODI captaincy. Vengsarkar said the BCCI should have handled the issue of Virat Kohli’s removal from the captaincy more professionally. Vengsarkar also said that […]