TNPL 2019 opening match: Ashwin shines in Dindigul Dragons win

R Ashwin delivered with his bat as he led his team Dindigul Dragons to a 10-run win over Chepauk Super Gillies in the opening match of the TNPL fourth edition in Dindigul on Friday. Continue Reading

TNPL is a great platform for youngsters: Kedar Jadhav

“Such tournaments definitely inspire youngsters to do well and it’s a great platform for them to get into IPL and Ranji teams. They also get noticed around the country because the matches are being televised,” said the 34-year-old, who was present the inaugural day’s proceedings of the fourth edition of TNPL at nearby Natham. Continue Reading

Ashwin takes 5 wickets for Nottinghamshire

Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin returned impressive figures of five for 59 to help Nottinghamshire bowl out Somerset for 169 in their second innings of the County Championship Division One match here Tuesday. Continue Reading

Won’t give up Lanka’s World Cup hopes, says captain Karunaratne

“I think we had a good chance. Still we have a chance, I think, but we have to win these two games and wait to see what will happen in the other games. Only we can control the matches we are going to play, the two matches, so we are trying to give our best and try to win these two matches and, hopefully, if we have a chance, we definitely can be in the top four teams.” Continue Reading

World Cup: Hassan sore he couldn’t help Afghanistan win against Pak

Afghanistan’s Hamid Hassan felt he could have stopped Pakistan from getting over the line in a thrilling World Cup match if his one-day career hadn’t come to an end with a painful injury. Continue Reading

World Cup: We will give best shot against India, says Bangladesh’s Shakib

“We have shown in the white ball formats here and before this that we are a good side. We won in Ireland, we have beaten West Indies home and away and come close to beating India three times in the past three years. I have seen India very closely when we have played them. We know where to bowl to them.” Continue Reading