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Stokes makes case for Test cricket as debate rages over 5-day format

Ben Stokes made an emphatic case for the unique drama of five-day Test cricket this week -- inspiring England to a series-levelling win against...
Harbhajan Singh

Harbhajan defends under-pressure India coach Kumble

Harbhajan Singh has come out in support of his longtime teammate Anil Kumble amid reports of rift between the current India coach and captain...

Coach Rhodes rues Bangladesh’s poor luck after elimination

Bangladesh coach Steve Rhodes said he was proud of his side's fighting spirit and believed that with a little bit of luck they could have...

Pakistan beat Sri Lanka in historic Karachi ODI, take series lead

Pakistan rode on a brilliant century from Babar Azam and fast bowler Usman Shinwari's five wickets to beat Sri Lanka by 67 runs in...

India want ‘phenomenal’ Pant to match daredevil batting with discipline

India's newly appointed batting coach Vikram Rathour has joined head coach Ravi Shastri in demanding more discipline from exciting stumper-batsman Rishabh Pant. Pant's six-hitting ability...

Shaheen, Abbas redcue Bangladesh to 172-6 in first Test

Lanky paceman Shaheen Shah Afridi led a spirited Pakistan attack to keep Bangladesh down to 172-6 at tea on the opening day of the first Test...
BCCI chief

India cricket tension mounts with resignation of BCCI chief

Tension over the future of India's head coach Anil Kumble grew on Friday (2) after a top cricket administrator resigned slamming the Indian board...

India ‘moving on’ from Dhoni: chief selector

India's chief selector has strongly hinted that Mahendra Singh Dhoni's illustrious international career is over, saying Thursday they were "moving on" and giving opportunities...

Mortaza, Iqbal star as Bangladesh beat the West Indies

Mashrafe Mortaza led Bangladesh's fightback in the field before Tamim Iqbal impressed with the bat as the Tigers enjoyed an ultimately convincing eight-wicket win over...

Stokes named World Player of the Year, Cummins takes test honours

Ben Stokes was named ICC Player of the Year on Wednesday after a red-hot 12 months during which the all-rounder helped England to a...