IMAGE: Delhi Daredevils’s Quinton de Kock is doubtful. Photograph: BCCI South Africa wicketkeeper-batsman Quinton de Kock's participation in the upcoming Indian Premier League was, on Thursday, thrown into jeopardy as he would require four to six weeks to recover from a finger injury that he sustained during the second Test against New Zealand in Wellington. The 24-year-old de Kock, who has been a part of Delhi Daredevils since 2014, injured his right index finger during the second ... Rediff.com, 1 day ago
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The astronomical fee paid for Stokes at the IPL auction is a confirmation of his status as the modern game’s finest all-rounder IMAGE: Ben Stokes celebrates a wicket. Photograph: BCCI Almost exactly a year ago, at Kolkata’s Eden Gardens, Ben Stokes was a picture of utter desolation. Carlos Brathwaite had swung him into orbit for four straight deliveries and handed the West Indies an unlikely win in the final of the World T20. In a stadium brimming with more than 70,000 ...Rediff.com, 3 weeks ago
‘Ishant Sharma should have shed his ego and kept his base price in the range of Rs 30 lakh’ ‘Natarajan's ability to bowl slowers and block-hole deliveries at the death clinched it for him’ Irfan Pathan got a reality check of a different kind IMAGE: Ishant Sharma suffered for a huge base price of 2 crore as he went unsold during both the rounds. Photograph: Getty Images Ben Stokes may have fetched a record price at the Indian Premier League auction on Monday but ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
IMAGE: Actress Anushka Sharma performs during the opening ceremony of the Indian Premier League’s eighth edition. Photograph: BCCI The Indian Cricket Board has incorporated strict guidelines in their 19-page 'Request For Proposals' (RFP) from interested companies that will stage eight opening ceremonies during the first match of all the eight franchises including the closing ceremony in Hyderabad. To maintain the transparency and probity that has always been questioned during all ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
‘I have added few shots in my game, which is helping me’ IMAGE: I have changed my game which is helping me in T20s and ODIs, says Cheteshwar Pujara. Photograph: BCCI Being dubbed as a 'Test specialist' at times can be a bane rather than a boon and no one understands it better than Cheteshwar Pujara, who feels that the perception of people would change soon. Unsold at the last auction, Pujara, who scored a quickfire half-century in the second innings and at times was more aggressive ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
IMAGE: IPL chairman Rajeev Shukla, left, with BCCI CEO Rahul Johri. Photograph: BCCI Indian cricket's one-time power centre Mumbai has lost its permanent voting status as per the new constitution of the Indian Cricket Board finalised by the Committee of Administrators (COA) appointed by the Supreme Court of India. Predictably all the North Eastern states including Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim have been granted full membership and voting rights as ...Rediff.com, 5 days ago We will not sacrifice India's interest in ICC: BCCI COA Rediff.com, 2 days ago
‘We firmly stand by our captain Virat Kohli and that's why the statement was issued supporting our captain’ ‘Sutherland had admitted that it was a mistake on part of Steve Smith but requested BCCI CEO to move on’ IMAGE: India captain Virat Kohli, right, speaks to the umpire as Steve Smith walks back after his dismissal. Photograph: Danish Siddiqui/Reuters India captain Virat Kohli, right, speaks to the umpire as Steve Smith walks back after his dismissal. Photograph: ...Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
‘Belittling Indian sporting legends like Dhoni through corporate board rooms is stooping down to the lowest’ IMAGE: Mahendra Singh Dhoni was replaced at the helm with Australia's Test skipper Steven Smith. Photograph: BCCI Former India skipper Mohammad Azharuddin on Monday slammed the Rising Pune Supergiants management for the manner in which double World Cup-winning captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni was removed from captaincy of the Indian Premier League franchise, terming it ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago 'Dhoni's move to step down as skipper selfless' Rediff.com, 2 months ago Dhoni sacked! Rising Pune Supergiants appoint Smith as captain Rediff.com, 1 month ago
‘In my opinion, looking at the composition, this is the weakest Australian side to tour India’ ‘I don't think this team has the wherewithal to cope with a quality Indian side in the Indian conditions’ IMAGE: India are dubbed as overwhelming favourites against the Aussies. Photograph: BCCI. Senior off-spinner Harbhajan Singh has rated the current Australian team led by Steven Smith as the ‘weakest ever’ in recent times to tour the Indian sub-continent. India ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
‘There are a lot of good players in world cricket and coming top of that is a really good achievement’ IMAGE: South Africa leg spinner Imran Tahir. Photograph: Duif du Toit/Gallo Images South African leg-spinner Imran Tahir, who is sitting at the top of the rankings for bowlers in both ODIs and T20s, says he never thought he would be No 1 bowler. Tahir took 10 wickets in the ODI series against Sri Lanka which Proteas won 5-0 and completed the double. "When I started cricket I ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
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