Live Cricket Score Sri Lanka vs South Africa 2nd Test Day 2 Live Streaming: South Africa look to tighten noose

Live Cricket Score Sri Lanka vs South Africa 2nd Test Day 2 Live Streaming: Sri Lanka take on South Africa. (Reuters) Live Cricket Score Sri Lanka vs South Africa 2nd Test Day 2 Live Streaming:  South Africa’s left-arm spinner Keshav Maharaj registered career-best figures of 8/116 to help the Proteas halt Sri Lanka at 277/9 on Day 1 of the second Test in Colombo. Maharaj’s figures were the best by a visiting spinner in the island nation. Pakistan’s Imran Khan and West Indies pacer Shannon Gabriel are the only other…

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Here is how Arjun Tendulkar’s father – Sachin Tendulkar – debuted in cricket

By: Sports Desk | Published: July 20, 2018 1:48:46 pm Sachin Tendulkar with Arjun Tendulkar. (Express File Photo) Arjun Tendulkar made his international debut for India U-19 side against Sri Lanka at the Nondescripts Cricket Club in Colombo. The 18-year allrounder managed to get only one wicket in the match and was dismissed for a duck. In his spell of 11 overs, Arjun gave away 33 runs with one wicket to his name. In 11 balls he played with the bat, he failed to open his account. Coincidentally, his father, the…

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India ‘A’ cricket team makes it mark while you were watching football

Written by Bharat Sundaresan | Published: July 20, 2018 1:16:31 am Prithvi Shaw, 18, posted a photo with one of the four Landseer lions in London’s Trafalgar Square with the caption: “I’m looking in the Eye of a Lion.” “I’M LOOKING in the Eye of a Lion.” That’s the caption to a picture Prithvi Shaw posted on his Instagram feed on July 9. The diminutive Mumbai opener is face to face with one of the four Landseer lions in London’s Trafalgar Square. It’s exactly a week after Shaw and India…

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Adil Rashid could be persuaded back to Test cricket, says Trevor Bayliss

Could Adil Rashid be persuaded to make a return to Test cricket on the strength of his white-ball form? Don’t rule it out, is the message from Trevor Bayliss, after describing Rashid’s recent performances against Australia and India as “the best I’ve seen him bowl” since he took over as England’s head coach in 2015. Rashid claimed 20 wickets at 23.95 in England’s nine-match ODI campaign this summer (and a further five in four T20s), including arguably the collector’s item of his career to date – a big-ripping legbreak to…

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“Young Indian players in overseas T20 leagues will benefit Indian cricket” – Mysore

Venky Mysore, the chief executive officer of the Kolkata Knight Riders, said that emerging Indian players ought to be allowed to participate in domestic Twenty20 leagues overseas. Mysore also felt that it was time to replace the IPL auction with a player draft. Mysore said the IPL had done wonders for young Indian players over the past decade, but things would only get better if they were allowed to play in overseas T20 leagues. The Knight Riders, which has Bollywood icon Shah Rukh Khan as one of its owners, has…

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England vs India: Joe Root admits HUGE embarrassment over celebration | Cricket | Sport

The England Test skipper marked his 13th ODI hundred with the extravagant display emulating the style of rappers or comedians dropping a mic triumphantly at the end of a gig. But in between cringes afterwards Root conceded it was something which saw him ribbed mercilessly by the England dressing room when he returned from the middle. “It was something that I immediately regretted,” he said with a grimace. “I’ve not heard the end of it, it was literally the most embarrassing thing I’ve done on a cricket field. “I don’t…

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Rishabh Pant, Kuldeep Yadav picked for first three Tests; Bhuvneshwar Kumar doubtful | Cricket

© Getty Images Wicketkeeper-batsman Rishabh Pant and left-arm legspinning-sensation Kuldeep Yadav have been picked in India’s 18-man squad for the first three Tests. While Kuldeep was part of India’s squad for the Afghanistan Test in June, this was a maiden Test call-up for Pant, who has followed up a smashing IPL with important innings for the India A side in England. The squad was named for the first three Tests. The selectors didn’t consider Rohit Sharma‘s two limited-overs…

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Live Cricket Score, Pakistan vs Zimbabwe 3rd ODI Live Streaming: Zimbabwe lose early wicket after winning toss

Pakistan vs Zimbabwe Live Cricket Score: Pakistan take on Zimbabwe in 3rd ODI. (Source: Twitter) Live Cricket Score, Pakistan vs Zimbabwe 3rd ODI Live Streaming: Pakistan have had little competition in their two ODIs against Zimbabwe – winning by 201 runs and nine wickets in Bulawayo. That trend is expected to continue as Zimbabwe battle with a second string squad against the Champions Trophy winning Pakistan side. Zimbabwe have their main players missing due to lack of payment and that issue has been compounded with injuries to Solomon Mire, Kyle Jarvis and…

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Cricket South Africa ramps up benefits for women in new MoU

Women cricketers will be the biggest beneficiaries of the new Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Cricket South Africa (CSA) and the South African Cricketers’ Association (SACA), which is due to be signed imminently following a delay of more than two-and-a-half months. The agreement, which regulates the relationship between the game’s governing body and its player union, is set to be the most detailed one of its kind and includes the women’s contracted players in the revenue-sharing model for the first time. The MoU will be signed in the coming days…

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