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NewsX Exclusive: Ravi Shastri takes over as ‘Super Coach’

Ahead of India–Pakistan match on February 15, Indian Cricket team’s director Ravi Shastri has virtually taken over as ‘Super Coach’ and training of the team directly, while the coach Duncan....

ICC World Cup 2015: PM Modi extends his good wishes to SAARC leaders, calls Nawaz Sharif, to wish luck

NEW DELHI: The madness is all set to begin as the ICC World Cup 2015 is all set to kick start tomorrow. Ahead of theIndia-Pakistan match scheduled for February 15, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on....

Rajasthan HC quashes no-confidence motion against Lalit Modi, other RCA office bearers

The Rajasthan High Court on Wednesday granted relief to the office-bearers of the Rajasthan Cricket Association (RCA) by quashing the no-confidence motion by which a faction of the RCA had....

World Cup: No sledging war with David Warner, says James Anderson

Melbourne: England pace spearhead James Anderson says the team has no intention of provoking a sledging war with firebrand Australian opener David Warner in the high-profile cricket World Cup opener here....

ICC Cricket World Cup: India can’t be underestimated despite poor form, says Greg Chappell

Mumbai: Former India coach Greg Chappell said the defending champions cannot be written off as one of the strong contenders for the ICC Cricket World Cup  despite a poor outing....

Beating Pakistan will give India confidence: Kiran More

New Delhi: A struggling India will find wings and regain the lost confidence if they can manage to beat arch-rivals Pakistan in their World Cup opener, says former chief selector....

India carrying too many injured players: Dilip Vengsarkar

Mumbai: India have made the "mistake" of carrying too many injured players in their squad for the upcoming cricket World Cup, according to former India captain Dilip Vengsarkar who reckons....

England win toss, decide to bat first

Sydney: England won the toss and elected to bat against Australia in the first match of the cricket tri-series at the SCG, here today. Teams: England: Eoin Morgan (Captain), Moeen....

Yuki wins but Somdev, Ramkumar bow out of Australian Open qualifiers

Melbourne: Yuki Bhambri was the only Indian to cross the first hurdle in the Australian Open qualifiers on Wednesday while Somdev Devvarman and Ramkumar Ramanathan fell by the way side....

Stuart Binny will prove his critics wrong at World Cup: Coach

New Delhi: Stuart Binny's selection in India's Cricket World Cup squad might have raised a few eyebrows but his Karnataka coaches asserted that the "transformed" all-rounder will prove his critics....

Have to earn awards and not hanker after them: Pankaj Advani

Delhi: Criticising the recent furore over Padma Bhushan, ace Indian cueist Pankaj Advani on Monday said one must let the performance do the talking and not hanker after such government....