Cricket: India in command, overall leads by 249 runs

Enjoying the cushion of a huge 195-run first innings lead after spinning out England for 134, India were in a commanding position at close on the second day of the second cricket test in Chennai Sunday. Continue Reading

IPL 2019: A must-win game for Punjab Kings and Kolkata Knights

Staring at elimination, two-time champions Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) will lock horns in a battle of survival in Friday’s Indian Premier League (IPL) match. The two teams are languishing at the bottom half of the table and need to win today to keep alive their remote play-off chances. Continue Reading

IPL 2019: Injury rules out Bravo for two weeks, big loss for CSK

“I can confirm it’s a grade-1 hamstring strain and he is going to be out for two weeks. It is a big loss. Obviously, (he) offers so much balance to the team and his quality as a player… So, it is going to cause a little bit of rejigging of the team, but I am sure we will still be able to put together a very strong team,” CSK coach Hussey said. Continue Reading

I thank tennis ball cricket for my skills, says mystery bowler Varun

Unheralded architect-turned-cricketer, Varun Chakravarthy, who is ‘namma Chennai payyan’, fetched a sensational bid of Rs 8.4 crore, more than 40 times his base price of Rs 20 lakh. Continue Reading