Ranji trophy: Vidarbha successfully defends title

Vidarbha lifted their second successive Ranji Trophy title with a comfortable 78-run win over Saurashtra in the final, proving that their maiden triumph last year was no ‘fluke’. Vidarbha needed five wickets to defend their title while Saurashtra, in a chase of 206, were left a mountain to climb after a top-order collapse on Wednesday. Continue Reading

Republic Day gift: India take 2-0 lead by crushing New Zealand by 90 runs

India dished out a dominating performance to crush New Zealand by 90 runs as spinners Kuldeep Yadav and Yuzvendra Chahal yet again tormented the home batsmen after a superlative batting show by the visitors in the second ODI, here Saturday.

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Melbourne: India on verge of victory in third Test in Australia

India came within sniffing distance of a defining victory before a stoic resistance by Australia’s tail delayed the inevitable in the third Test here Saturday. Pat Cummins scored a heroic half-century as Australia finished at 258 for eight at stumps on day four after being reduced to 176 for seven after tea. Continue Reading

Karnataka draws level against TN

Karnataka’s P Yashovardhan and Aneeshwar’s unbeaten 77 run partnership for the seventh wicket helped Karnataka finish the final day at 180 for 6, eventually helping them draw against Tamilnadu in the Vijay Merchant Trophy for Under 16 South Zone, held at at NPR College Ground, Natham, Dindigul (Tamilnadu) from 21 to 23 October. Continue Reading

They need to be happy to win: Jonty Rhodes

Legendary former South African cricketer Jonty Rhodes was in the city Tuesday for the launch of Isuzu’s new mu-X SUV. During the event, he had a round table conference with reporters and opened about how the Indian cricket team is now. Continue Reading