cricket

September 20, 2022
September 20, 2022

Babar Azam hopes to regain batting form in England T20Is

Pakistan skipper Babar Azam said Monday that he hopes a seven-match series against England starting in Karachi this week will help him return to his best scoring form, after a lean Asia Cup earlier this month.

September 8, 2022
September 8, 2022

A game written vintage Pakistan all over it

Unpredictable -- it is the one word that could historically define Pakistan when it comes to cricket.

September 7, 2022
September 7, 2022

India great Tendulkar backs under-fire Arshdeep

Cricket great Sachin Tendulkar called on Indians to keep sport "free from personal attacks" after a Sikh player from the national team suffered a torrent of online abuse for dropping a catch in a match against Pakistan.

September 6, 2022
September 6, 2022

Raina retires from professional cricket

Indian batter Suresh Raina on Tuesday announced retirement from the Indian Premier League (IPL) and domestic cricket. However, he will be featuring in the upcoming Road Safety World Series and could also be seen playing the overseas leagues.

September 5, 2022
September 5, 2022

India summons Wikipedia officials over Arshdeep’s bio tweak

India has summoned executives of Wikipedia after a national cricketer's page on the online encyclopedia was edited following a match with rival Pakistan to claim that he was linked to a Sikh separatist movement, a government source said on Monday.

August 30, 2022
August 30, 2022

Expectations at an all-time low for Bangladesh in Asia Cup… unless

The pressure is on the Bangladesh National Team to make this year's Asia Cup a memorable one.

August 29, 2022
August 29, 2022

'You're ok to talk to me, right, Jaddu?'

India all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja and former cricketer turned commentator Sanjay Manjrekar have not had the best social media interactions, with the former terming Jadeja a ‘bits and pieces player’ during the 2019 World Cup and the player himself responding to the criticism by calling Manjrekar’s commentary “verbal diarrhoea”.

August 28, 2022
August 28, 2022

India vs Pakistan – remembering the rivalry

Let’s get this out of the way. I used to support the Indian cricket team growing up.

August 24, 2022
August 24, 2022

Root praises Ben Stokes’ openness

England Test captain Ben Stokes set an example and showed great leadership by opening up about his struggles with mental health, former skipper Joe Root said on Tuesday.

August 23, 2022
August 23, 2022

So close, yet so far

There was hardly a dry eye yesterday across the country. From people glued to their TV sets, to people thronged in miniscule cafes, from people gathering in public spaces to those 30-odd thousand who had managed to find their way to Mirpur the tears flowed freely and endlessly.