According to sources Left arm spinner Kuldeep Yadav became only the third Indian to take a hat-trick as the hosts demolished Australia by 50 runs in the second ODI on Thursday, continuing their dominating run over the listless visitors. By chasing 253 on a tricky surface, Australia once again had no answer to the guile of wrist spinners Yuzvendra Chahal (2/34) and chinaman Yadav (3/54), who struck at crucial junctures to bundle out the opposition for 202 in 43.1 overs.
According to sources Mahendra Singh Dhoni played a key role in India's win over Australia in the 1st ODI in Chennai on Sunday. Dhoni's 79 off 88 balls helped India post a competitive 281 for seven after India's top-half was blown away for only 87 runs. Dhoni’s fifty was his 66th in ODI cricket and 100th of his international career.
According to sources P V Sindhu and Sameer Verma advanced to the quarter-finals with straight game wins but Parupalli Kashyap bowed out of the USD 600,000 Korea Super Series following a narrow defeat in the second round, here on Thursday. Meanwhile Olympic Medalist Sindhu saw off Thailand's Nitchaon Jindapol 22-20 21-17 to set up a clash with Japan's Minatsu Mitani, who was a bronze medalist at the 2014 World Championships and had also defeated Saina Nehwal in the finals to clinch the 2012 Frenc
Colombo sources have stated that almost everything was shut in the island nation as the Sri Lankans observed 'Poya', a full moon day regarded auspicious by the Buddhist-majority people here. However, it was hard to catch a glimpse of the moon as Colombo remained under a dense cloud cover with heavy showers lashing the capital city.
Star India cricketer Virat Kohli has sent a special message for the lightning athlete Usain Bolt.This is special as this is the athlete's final dash on track and field.
Usain Bolt will be ending his career graph as an athlete at the IAAF World Championships in London, starting Friday (August 4).
Virat and Anushka are the most cutest adored celebrity couple on the social media. Their pictures always attracted millions of viewers with millions of likes. Now this picture of skipper Virat with another girl not Anushka Sharma(to be noted) is going viral on the internet. After all, who is she? All eyes are probing on this girl hanging out with Virat Kohli. This viral picture was posted by the Indian Cricket team all rounder Hardik Pandya on his own social media account, saying: ” Hit the li
Jose Mourinho has revealed Manchester United are on the end process of completing the transfer of Nemanja Matic from Chelsea.While the Manchester United manager was quick and sure not to take the move for granted, knowing beforehand how quickly things can go pear-shaped in a transfer, Mourinho was very confident that a move would definitely go through and he would have the central midfielder, that wanted all summer.
Umesh Yadav gave India an early breakthrough after their lower order helped them reach 600 for the first time in a Test innings in Sri Lanka. Having bowled India out just within an hour after lunch, Sri Lanka went to high tea on 38 for 1, with Upul Tharanga and the debutant Danushka Gunathilaka exhibiting of silken off-side strokeplay after the quick early loss of Dimuth Karunaratne.
Sources have made a statement that in less than a month after Anil Kumble stepped down as the Indian cricket team coach, former Team Director Ravi Shastri has been officially appointed the new head coach. Meanwhile the BCCI's Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC), comprising former players Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly and VVS Laxman, interviewed five candidates
Former India captain MS Dhoni was delighted with the perfect birthday gift as the cricket Men in Blue won West Indies by eight wickets in the 5th ODI to win the series 3-1. Dhoni,the master who turned 36 today, ended the series as the fifth highest run-scorer (154). Wishes for wining poured in, from fans and his fellow cricketers, for the wicketkeeper-batsman on his birthday.
Right now, Indian Women's Cricket Team is making headlines for all right reasons. As Indian Men's team is failing on a repeated note, all eyes fall on Indian Women's team. As Women's team is on a winning streak, fans are also loving them.
Sources have stated that the India vs Pakistan final at the ICC Champions Trophy ended up being about as one-sided as most clashes between these two sides are, with Pakistan winning by a massive 180 runs at The Oval on Sunday, to post their maiden title win in this tournament. While the Indian side was understandably extremely disappointed, Team India skipper Virat Kohli had won lot of for his sporting remarks after the match.
In the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 match between India vs Bangladesh, there was some unfriendliness even before the game began. , Fans of Bangladesh was the reason to kindle this hostility .Bangladesh fans had designed out a provocative cartoon that showed a Tiger draped with the Bangladesh flag which chases a Dog that was draped with an Indian flag. This gave the contest a tint of anger feel even before a ball was bowled.
Sources have stated that India will be up against a spirited Bangladesh side on Thursday when they play the second semi-final of the ICC Champions Trophy. India so far have looked like the side to beat and barring a bad game against Sri Lanka where the bowlers failed to defend a big total, the defending champions have been right on the money.
Sources have stated that Shane Warne is hunting high and low for an England cricket jersey. Not if you hear the reason. Warne lost a bet to former India Captain Sourav Ganguly on the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Australia-England group stage match. And as per the terms of the bet, he would have to wear a Three Lions jersey for a whole day and also buy Ganguly dinner if his team lost. On Saturday, England beat Australia by 40 runs in the group stage match in Birmingham.