IPL’s foreign cricket stars scramble to escape COVID-hit India

SYDNEY: Cricket authorities in Australia, New Zealand and England rushed to evacuate top players from COVID-hit India yesterday, after the lucrative Indian Premier League...

India’s IPL cricket suspended over coronavirus

NEW DELHI: The Indian Premier League, the world's richest Twenty20 cricket tournament, was suspended on Tuesday and its players sent home as India battles...

Australian cricketers beat flight ban to flee COVID-hit India

  SYDNEY: Two Australian cricketers arrived back home yesterday after withdrawing from the Indian Premier League and fleeing the COVID-stricken country, circumventing a ban on...

Pakistan complete sweep against South Africa

CENTURION: Pakistan completed a clean sweep of four trophies in four series against South Africa but had anxious moments before scrambling to a three-wicket...

India legend Tendulkar in hospital after contracting coronavirus

MUMBAI: The cricket world united to send support to Indian legend Sachin Tendulkar after he announced that he was hospitalized Friday as a precautionary...

India edge England in ODI decider despite Curran heroics

PUNE: India beat England by seven runs on Sunday to clinch the one-day international series 2-1 despite a courageous unbeaten 95 from Sam Curran....

Conway, Sodhi lead New Zealand cruise in first Bangladesh T20

HAMILTON: An unbeaten 92 from Devon Conway and a four-wicket burst from Ish Sodhi ensured New Zealand romped to victory by 66 runs in...

Bairstow and Stokes star as England chase 337 to beat India

PUNE: Jonny Bairstow and Ben Stokes launched a six-hitting feast as England chased down 337 against India in a series-levelling win in the second...

Bangladesh blunders gift New Zealand ODI series win

CHRISTCHURCH: New Zealand secured a series-clinching five-wicket win in the second one-day international against Bangladesh yesterday after a string of fielding errors dashed the...

Match-winner Kohli to stay as T20 opener after India success

AHMEDABAD: Skipper Virat Kohli said he will continue to open the batting in Twenty20 cricket after his unbeaten 80 set up India's series-clinching win...

Boult, Guptill power New Zealand to ODI win

DUNEDIN: New Zealand captain Tom Latham called it "awesome" as star performers Trent Boult and Martin Guptill powered the Black Caps to an emphatic...

England must take India humiliation ‘on the chin’

AHMEDABAD: England must take their Test mauling by India "on the chin" and not just blame the conditions, according to captain Joe Root. Root...

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