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Shreyas Iyer ruled out of ODI series due to injury, likely to miss IPL matches as well

Team India player Shreyas Iyer has been ruled out of the remainder of the ODI series against England. Iyer, who failed to make his mark in the first ODI against England at Pune, hurt his left shoulder while fielding in the eighth over. Down with excruciating pain, the cricketer left the ground and was immediately...

Krunal Pandya sets record in debut ODI match

Krunal Pandya on Tuesday made his mark in the debut ODI match of his cricketing career by hitting the fastest half-century by a debutant in the 50 over format. Krunal’s blistering half-century came off just 26 balls and was powered by seven boundaries and two sixes. He remained unbeaten at a score of 58 runs...

Suryakumar Yadav, Krunal Pandya included in India’s ODI squad against England

Following the spectacular performance in the Indian Premier League (IPL) and the T20I batting debut against England, Suryakumar Yadav has been included in India’s ODI squad for the series against England. Notably, the BCCI on Friday announced an 18-member squad for the three-match ODI series that is set to begin on March 23 in Maharashtra’s...

BCCI announces team for last two Tests against England

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has announced the team for the last two Test matches against England. The last two matches will be played in Motera stadium in Ahmedabad. While the third Test will be played from Feb 24 to 28, the last Test will be played from March 4-8. The...

Sourav Ganguly discharged from hospital after cardiac surgery

Indian cricketer and the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Sourav Ganguly on Sunday was discharged from the Apollo Gleneagles Hospital in Kolkata after he underwent his second cardiac surgery in a month. The team of doctors which took care of Ganguly is hopeful that he will make a full recovery. He...

Sourav Ganguly underwent second angioplasty, stable

Former India captain and BCCI president Sourav Ganguly on Thursday underwent another angioplasty at Apollo Gleneagles Hospital off EM Bypass in Kolkata. Two more stents were implanted by a team of senior doctors to clear his blockage in the arteries. The hospital said that the 48-year-old cricketer is stable and doing fine. Sourav Ganguly was...

Sourav Ganguly again admitted to hospital

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly was admitted to the Apollo Gleneagles Hospital in Kolkata on Wednesday after he complained of chest pain. He was admitted in a separate room inside Critical Care Unit, at the hospital. The hospital has informed that the cricketer is ‘absolutely stable’. Doctors will take a call on the second angioplasty by...

BCCI announces Rs 5 cr bonus for team India after victory in Australia

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has announced a Rs 5 crore bonus for the Indian team for defeating Australia in the Gabba Test and winning a Test series—a win that will remain in the history of India cricket forever. Hailing the victory as a remarkable win, Ganguly said the value of the win is beyond any...

Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma blessed with baby girl

Cricketer Virat Kohli and actor Anushka Sharma on Monday were blessed with a baby girl. The good news was shared by Virat Kohli on his Twitter account. The couple also requested people to respect its privacy at the moment. Notably, Anushka delivered the baby in Mumbai’s Breach Candy Hospital. The couple had reached the hospital...

Sourav Ganguly discharged from hospital

Former team India captain and the incumbent president of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) Sourav Ganguly on Thursday said he is feeling “absolutely fine” while leaving a private hospital in Kolkata. Notably, Sourav Ganguly was admitted to the private hospital last week after he complained of chest pain and had to...

IPL to become a 10-team contest from 2022

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has approved two additional teams for the Indian Premier League (IPL) from 2022 onwards. A decision in this regard was taken by the BCCI general body during the annual general meeting (AGM) held on Thursday in Ahmedabad. While the majority of the stakeholders agreeing to the...

Parthiv Patel retires from competitive cricket

After playing 25 Tests, 38 ODIs and a few T20Is, Parthiv Patel on Wednesday announced his retirement from all forms of cricket. The cricketer in a post on his social media accounts said, “Today, I announce retirement from all forms of cricket and as I bring down curtains on this 18-year-old cricketing journey, I feel...