No Need For India-Pak Cricket Till There’s Terrorism In Kashmir: Gambhir

No Need For India-Pak Cricket Till There's Terrorism In Kashmir: Gambhir

New Delhi:  Member of Parliament and former star cricketer Gautam Gambhir has strongly opposed the idea of resumption of cricket between India and Pakistan until Islamabad stops cross-border terrorism in Jammu & Kashmir. In an exclusive interview to IANS at his home in the national capital, the star of the 2007 T20 India-Pakistan World Cup … Read more

Faf du Plessis Retires From Test Cricket, Shifts Focus To T20s

Faf du Plessis Retires From Test Cricket, Shifts Focus To T20s

Johannesburg: Former South Africa captain Faf du Plessis on Wednesday announced his retirement from Test cricket, thus ending a nine-year career that started in November 2012. He clarified he is not retiring from ODI cricket yet and focussing on T20s. du Plessis said that with two consecutive T20 World Cup tournaments coming up in 2021 … Read more

BCCI To Use Drones For Live Aerial Shooting Of Cricket Tourneys

BCCI To Use Drones For Live Aerial Shooting Of Cricket Tourneys

Mumbai:  The Centre has given conditional permission to the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to deploy drones for live aerial cinematography of the upcoming cricket season, including the Indian Premier League, officials said here on Monday. The Ministry of Civil Aviation has granted permission to use drones to the BCCI and drone … Read more

Shah ‘Appointed’ President Of Asian Cricket Council

Shah 'Appointed' President Of Asian Cricket Council

New Delhi:  Indian cricket board secretary Jay Shah was on Saturday “appointed” president of the Asian Cricket Council (ACC) following its virtual AGM on Saturday. Shah will take over from Nazmul Hassan who is also president of the Bangladesh Cricket Board. “Shah, 32, is the youngest administrator to be appointed as the ACC president,” said … Read more

Ace Group Organises Friendly Cricket Tournament to Motivate its Channel Partners

Delhi, India With an aim to motivate and increase the level of competitiveness and to promote team spirit among its channel partners, NCR-based realty major Ace Group organised a 4-day mega cricket tournament by the name of Divino Premier League at Noida Stadium located at Sector – 21A, Noida. The one-of-a-kind cricket tournament was witnessed … Read more

In A Rare Gesture, Cricket Australia Says ‘Forever Grateful’ To BCCI

In A Rare Gesture, Cricket Australia Says 'Forever Grateful' To BCCI

Sydney:  Cricket Australia (CA), in an open letter addressed to the Indian cricket board on Wednesday, thanked its counterpart and the Indian team after the conclusion of a successful series between the two teams. “Australian cricket will forever be grateful to the BCCI (Board of Control for Cricket in India) for their friendship, trust and … Read more

SC Allows CAB To Move BCCI Seeking Committee To Run Cricket In Bihar

SC Allows CAB To Move BCCI Seeking Committee To Run Cricket In Bihar

New Delhi:  The Supreme Court has allowed the Cricket Association of Bihar (CAB) to move the Board of Control for Cricket (BCCI) seeking to constitute an independent ad-hoc arrangement or a supervisory committee to run and manage the game of cricket and related activities in Bihar. Vikas Mehta, representing CAB, submitted before the top court … Read more

Parthiv Patel A Brilliant Ambassador For Indian Cricket: Sourav Ganguly

Parthiv Patel A Brilliant Ambassador For Indian Cricket: Sourav Ganguly

New Delhi:  Former India captain Sourav Ganguly, under whom Parthiv Patel made his international debut, has said that the former wicketkeeper-batsman has always a team man and a brilliant ambassador for Indian cricket. Patel, who played 25 Tests, 38 ODIs and two T20Is for India, on Wednesday announced his retirement from all forms of cricket. … Read more

Parthiv Patel Announces Retirement From All Forms Of Cricket

Parthiv Patel Announces Retirement From All Forms Of Cricket

Bhubaneswar: Wicketkeeper-batsman Parthiv Patel on Wednesday announced his retirement from all forms of cricket. In a social media post, Patel said he is “bringing the curtains down on an 18-year-long cricketing journey”. Patel, who made his international debut at the age of 17 in an away Test series against England in 2002, played 25 Tests, … Read more

Bangalore Watch Company™ Launches Watch Collection to Celebrate Indian Cricket

In the spirit of producing world-class wristwatches that tell stories from India, Bangalore Watch Company™ announces a new watch collection that pays tribute to Indian Cricket. With this release, Bangalore Watch Company™ becomes the first watch brand to create a specific line of automatic watches to celebrate cricket in India, aptly named: Cover Drive. … Read more