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I can be frontline spinner for Australia against India, says Glenn Maxwell

Sydney: As the SCG wicket is expected to help the spinners, Glenn Maxwell says he was ready to play the role of frontline spinner for Australia in World Cup semifinal....

Sania is now world number three in doubles

Sania Mirza jumped to her career-best rank of three in the doubles, following her stupendous title win at the BNP Paribas Open with Swiss great Martina Hingis.  Sania now sits....

I haven’t retired from any format as yet: Gayle

A recurring back injury will certainly keep Chris Gayle out of the upcoming home Test series against England, but the destructive West Indies batsman insists that he is not retiring....

I forget about my achievements to stay focused: Viswanathan Anand

Mumbai: He has seen more highs than lows in an illustrious career and Indian chess wizard Viswanathan Anand says one factor that has contributed immensely to this has been his....

India post 302 for six against Bangladesh

Electing to bat, India posted a huge 302 for six against Bangladesh in their quarterfinal match of the ICC cricket World Cup 2015 at Melbourne today.  Highlights of the match: ....

BAI announces reward for Saina Nehwal, Kashyap

New Delhi: Badminton Association of India (BAI) president Akhilesh Das Gupta on Tuesday announced a cash award of Rs. 5 lakh each to World No. 2 Saina Nehwal and Commonwealth....

Four shuttlers reach second round of Swiss Open

Top Indian male shuttler Kidambi Srikanth alongwith three others reached the second round of $120,000 Swiss Grand Prix Gold badminton championship. World No. 5 Srikanth, who hogged the limelight last....

Sri Lanka beats Scotland by 148 runs

Kumar Sangakkara created history by notching up a record fourth consecutive ODI century that powered Sri Lanka to a crushing 148 run win over Scotland in their final group league match....

ICC World Cup: Sri Lanka post 363/9 against Scotland

HOBART: Kumar Sangakkara struck a record fourth consecutive World Cup century and Tilakaratne Dilshan also smashed a ton to help Sri Lanka amass 363 for nine against a hapless Scotland....

Sri Lanka win toss, elect to bat against Scotland

Hobart: Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews won the toss and elected to bat against Scotland in a Pool A cricket World Cup match, here on Wednesday. Teams:  Sri Lanka: Lahiru....

Former Test captain Moin Khan to be sacked as Pakistan’s Chief Selector after World Cup

KARACHI: Former Test captain Moin Khan will be released from his duties as Chief Selector after the ICC cricket World Cup regardless of where the Pakistan team ends in the....

Security scene better but no plans to host top teams now, says PCB

New Delhi: Insisting that the security situation in Pakistan is "much better" now, the Cricket Board chairman Shahryar Khan says the PCB can repose faith in full members to tour....