Cricket

  • England skipper Strauss says 'We are yet to peak'

    January 07 2011 1:20 PM

    Despite winning three matches by an innings to take the Ashes series 3-1, England skipper Andrew Strauss claims his side are yet to peak.

  • Gritty India salvage draw against South Africa

    January 06 2011 9:26 PM

    India grinded through the final day of the third test against South Africa making 166-3 at Cape Town to level the three-match series at 1-1.

  • Collingwood retires from Test Cricket

    January 06 2011 5:27 PM

    England's veteran cricketer Paul Collingwood has announced his retirement from Test cricket before the fourth day of the fifth Ashes test at Sydney

  • Brilliant Kallis punctures India

    January 06 2011 6:32 AM

    Kallis' unbeaten 109 pinned the Indians back as South Africa finished day four of the final test with a lead of 339 runs,

  • Indian cricketer Anil Kumble turns entrepreneur by floating sport education outfit

    January 05 2011 1:14 PM

    India’s well-known cricketer Anil Kumble is now turning a sports entrepreneur and is floating his own start-up venture called Tenvic that will focus on providing for sports education and training in mainstream schools across the country.

  • Bell and Cook give England nails to Australia's coffin

    January 05 2011 11:17 AM

    Centuries from Alastair Cook and Ian Bell gave England every chance to take the series and at stumps on day three of the final Ashes test, England lead by 208 runs with three wickets remaining at the SCG.

  • England inflicts innings defeat on Australia, retains the Ashes

    December 29 2010 1:57 PM

    England inflicted upon Australia one of their heaviest defeats with a margin of an innings and 157 runs to retain the Ashes on the fourth day of the fourth test at Melbourne.

  • Ponting regrets over argument with umpire Aleem Dar

    December 28 2010 1:40 PM

    Ricky Ponting, the Australian cricket team captain, has admitted that he regrets his argument with umpire Aleem Dar on day two of the Melbourne Ashes test, over a post-review not-out call against Kevin Pietersen.

  • England sense early victory in fourth Ashes test

    December 28 2010 1:20 PM

    England came within sights of a victory in the fourth Ashes test at Melbourne after they reduced Australia to 169/6 at the end of the third day's play with the hosts requiring another 246 runs to avoid defeat.

  • England take control after Ponting loses his cool

    December 27 2010 3:35 PM

    On the second day of the fourth Ashes test at Melbourne, England took control with a brilliant century from Jonathan Trott which gave the visitors a 346 lead with five wickets remaining at the end of the day's play.

  • Ponting fined over referral row, escapes suspension

    December 27 2010 11:49 AM

    Australian captain Ricky Ponting has been fined 40 percent of his match fee for his prolonged argument with umpire Aleem Dar during day two of the fourth Ashes test against England at Melbourne.

  • Bell likely to stay at No.6, Ponting set to play

    December 24 2010 1:44 PM

    England skipper Andrew Strauss said Ian Bell wouldn't be pushed up the batting order despite the widespread calls while Australian skipper Ricky Ponting came through a net session despite a broken finger and looks set to play in the Fourth Ashes test at Melbourne.

  • Pietersen and Siddle relishing Boxing Day test

    December 22 2010 2:12 PM

    England batsman Kevin Pietersen says his side will be ready for the fourth Ashes Test at Melbourne on Boxing Day, as Australia's Peter Siddle vows to continue with his sledging.

  • Khawaja included as back-up for Ponting for fourth Ashes test

    December 21 2010 1:24 PM

    Australia included Usman Khawaja in their squad for the fourth Ashes Test against England as a back-up for Captain Ricky Ponting, in case the skipper fails to recover from a fractured finger.

  • South Africa win first test against India

    December 20 2010 12:39 PM

    South Africa wrapped up proceedings early on the final day to win the first test against India and take the series lead 1-0 at The Centurion, Pretoria.

  • Australia win third Ashes test, level series

    December 19 2010 4:39 PM

    It took Australia only 50 minutes on the fourth day of the Perth test at WACA, the third of the series, to take the remaining five wickets and land a 267-run win against England.

  • Johnson's swings Australia into form

    December 17 2010 2:52 PM

    Australia restricted England to an abysmal 187 through a brilliant Mitchell Johnson's 6-38 before extending their lead to 200 runs in their second innings on the second day of the third Ashes test at Perth.

  • Lie-detectors could be used by Cricket to fight corruption

    December 15 2010 2:57 PM

    The Marylebone Cricket Club's World Cricket Committee (MCC) recommended suggestions which included use of lie-detectors to fight corruption in the Sport.

  • Preview - Australia V England - Third Ashes test

    December 15 2010 2:56 PM

    Australia host England at the WACA, Perth in the third and crucial Ashes test which starts on 16th December.

  • Australia rings in changes for third Ashes test

    December 10 2010 11:31 AM

    Australia have sprung a major over-haul of their 12-man squad for the third Ashes test at Perth against England, with the shock inclusion of the little-known Michael Beer raising eyebrows.