"If I was communal, I wouldn't have resigned, I would've been sacked"

"If I was communal, I wouldn't have resigned, I would've been sacked"

Wasim Jaffer defended allegations of communal bias against him Getty Wasim Jaffer, who recently quit his position as the head coach of Uttarakhand, has refuted allegations of communal bias during his tenure with the team. He rejected the al...
Masterful Anderson puts England in pole position

Masterful Anderson puts England in pole position

James Anderson rattled India with reverse swing BCCI The 38-year-old James Anderson used all his experience to great effect to rattle India in the opening session on the final day in Chennai that brought England within touching distance of...
England series not a rehearsal for T20 World Cup: Rohit

England series not a rehearsal for T20 World Cup: Rohit

Playing to win Getty Even as England set out to acclimatize themselves against "favourites" India in their home conditions, Rohit Sharma is looking at the upcoming five-match series as anything but a dress rehearsal for the T20 World Cup. "...
Live Cricket Score: Pakistan vs South Africa, 1st T20I, Lahore

Live Cricket Score: Pakistan vs South Africa, 1st T20I, Lahore

Mohammad Rizwan scored his maiden T20I century AFP Dwaine Pretorius and Bjorn Fortuin's late cameos helped South Africa remain alive in the contest till the last ball, with six runs needed but Faheem Ashraf held his nerves and bowled a york...
Ireland's white-ball tour of Zimbabwe postponed again

Ireland's white-ball tour of Zimbabwe postponed again

The tour was originally scheduled last year Getty Zimbabwe Cricket and Cricket Ireland have mutually agreed to postpone the limited-overs bilateral series, scheduled in April in Zimbabwe. The Ireland squad was due to fly to Harare on March...
Prioritising family & England at the minute: Wood on IPL auction pull-out

Prioritising family & England at the minute: Wood on IPL auction pull-out

"I'm trying to prioritise that and be ready for later on in the year when we've got loads of cricket going on." Getty Mark Wood has said that saying no to "life-changing" money in the Indian Premier League was a difficult decision but one h...
Hope century gives West Indies series lead

Hope century gives West Indies series lead

Hope made 110 as West Indies won by eight wickets. AFP A century from Shai Hope helped West Indies ease to an eight-wicket win over Sri Lanka and take a 1-0 lead in the three-match series. Sri Lanka were 105 for no loss at one stage, after...
Mosaddek, Al-Amin earn recalls; Taijul left out for Bangladesh's NZ tour

Mosaddek, Al-Amin earn recalls; Taijul left out for Bangladesh's NZ tour

Mosaddek Hossain last turned up for Bangladesh in a T20I game against India way back in November 2019. Getty Bangladesh have included Mosaddek Hossain, Mohammad Naim, Nasum Ahmed and Al-Amin Hossain in the 20-man squad for the upcoming whit...
Tamim blames batting errors for Bangladesh's nightmare

Tamim blames batting errors for Bangladesh's nightmare

Bangladesh were reduced to 71/4 inside 16 overs, in reply to West Indies' 409 in the first innings. AFP It wasn't a bad day in the office for Bangladesh, it was actually a nightmare. Bangladesh certainly looked out of sorts as West Indies d...
Markram, Van der Dussen keep SA in the hunt

Markram, Van der Dussen keep SA in the hunt

Markram ended the day unbeaten on 59 AFP Aiden Markram and Rassie van der Dussen led South Africa's strong response on Day 4 after Mohammad Rizwan's maiden Test ton set the visitors a steep target of 370 to win the second Test in Rawalpindi...