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Happy with what I have achieved in my career — Ross Taylor

Hamilton, Feb. 14 (IANS): Experienced New Zealand batsman Ross Taylor, who is set to make history by becoming the first cricketer to play 100 games in all the three formats, is happy with what he has achieved so far in his career. Taylor, who made hi...

14 Feb 2020

Smriti Mandhana rises to 4th in ICC T20 rankings

Dubai, Feb. 14 (PTI): India star Smriti Mandhana on Friday rose three rungs to fourth but Jemimah Rodrigues dropped to seventh in the latest ICC women’s T20 International rankings for batters. Harmanpreet Kaur has remained static at ninth in th...

14 Feb 2020

Glenn Maxwell ruled out of SA tour with elbow injury

Melbourne, Feb. 12 (IANS): Australia all-rounder Glenn Maxwell has been ruled out of the South Africa tour because of an elbow injury. D’Arcy Short will replace Glenn Maxwell in both the T20I and ODI squads for the six-match South African campa...

12 Feb 2020

Kohli continues at No. 1 in ODIs; Bumrah loses top spot

Dubai, Feb. 12 (IANS): India captain Virat Kohli has maintained his top spot in ODIs while leading India pacer Jasprit Bumrah has been displaced from the numero uno ranking. Kohli endured a rare lull with the bat garnering just 75 runs in the three-m...

12 Feb 2020

Grandhomme blitz helps NZ script 3-0 ODI sweep over India

Mount Maunganui, Feb. 11 (IANS): Colin de Grandhomme smashed an unbeaten 28-ball 58 as New Zealand crushed India by five wickets in the final ODI at the Bay Oval on Tuesday, thereby clinching the three-match series 3-0. Grandhomme came in to bat when...

11 Feb 2020

Master Shield Trophy: Vincent thrash Time Team by 172 runs

Our Correspondent Mokokchung, Feb. 10 (EMN): Vijay’s century helped defending champion Vincent win by a huge margin of 172 runs against Time Team in the first day of the 4th Master Shield Trophy at Imkongmeren Sports Complex in Mokokchung on Monday...

10 Feb 2020

Pakistan thrash Bangladesh in Rawalpindi Test

Rawalpindi, Feb. 10 (IANS): Pakistan on Monday rode on brilliant bowling performances from Yasir Shah and Naseem Shah as they defeated Bangladesh by an innings and 44 runs in the first Test of the two-match series at the Pindi Cricket Stadium. Resumi...

10 Feb 2020

2nd ODI: Top-order failure sees India lose series against NZ

Auckland, Feb. 8 (IANS): Indian batsmen on Saturday failed to follow-up on their bowlers’ decent performance as the Men in Blue lost the second ODI against New Zealand by 22 runs at the Eden Park on Saturday. Chasing 274, none of the top-order ...

08 Feb 2020

Masood, Babar tons help Pak take control on Day 2 against Bangladesh

Rawalpindi, Feb. 8 (IANS): Pakistan continued their domination in their first Test against Bangladesh, finishing Day 2 on 342/3 with a lead of 109 runs. Opener Shan Masood scored his third Test ton while Babar Azam was unbeaten on 143. He has Asad Sh...

08 Feb 2020

C K Nayudu Trophy: Nagaland lead by 131 runs against Meghalaya

Dimapur, Feb. 7 (EMN): Resuming from their overnight score of 69 runs for loss of one wicket, Meghalaya were bundled out for 201 runs in 70 overs in the ongoing C K Nayudu Trophy at Golaghat DSA ground in Golaghat on Friday, Feb. 7, according to an u...

07 Feb 2020

Ranji Trophy: Goa defeat Nagaland

Dimapur, Feb. 6 (EMN): Goa beat Nagaland by 229 runs in the Ranji Trophy (2019-20) plate group played at Nagaland Cricket Stadium in Sovima, Dimapur on Thursday. The four-day Ranji Trophy Test match began on February 4. An update from Nagaland Cricke...

06 Feb 2020

1st ODI: Taylor’s ton helps NZ ace thrilling chase against India

Hamilton, Feb. 5 (IANS): After coming close on three occasions to beat India in the ongoing tour, New Zealand were finally able to cross the line and taste victory as they defeated the Men in Blue by four wickets in the first ODI at the Seddon Park o...

05 Feb 2020

U-19 WC: India stroll to final with 10-wicket win over Pak

Potchefstroom (South Africa), Feb. 4 (IANS): India on Tuesday strolled to the final of the 2020 ICC U-19 World Cup with a 10-wicket win over Pakistan here. In what is the first ever 10-wicket win in knockouts of the U-19 World Cup, Yashasvi Jaiswal s...

04 Feb 2020

Ranji Trophy: Goa bat first against Nagaland

Dimapur, Feb. 4 (EMN): At the end of first day’s play, Goa were at 260 runs for the loss of five wickets after 86 overs during their Ranji Trophy match against Nagaland at the Nagaland Cricket Stadium in Sovima on Tuesday. Earlier, Goa won the toss...

04 Feb 2020

‘Rohit Sharma ruled out of ODIs and Tests against NZ’

New Delhi, Feb. 3 (IANS): India’s limited-overs deputy Rohit Sharma has been ruled out of the ODIs and Test series against New Zealand after suffering a calf injury while batting in the fifth T20I at the Bay Oval in Mount Maunganui on Sunday. S...

03 Feb 2020

Women’s U-23 One Day Trophy: Nagaland beat Meghalaya by 68 runs

Dimapur, Feb. 3 (EMN): Nagaland beat Meghalaya by 68 runs in the Women’s U-23 One Day Trophy at Ravenshaw University ground 1 in Cuttack on Monday, Feb. 3, according to an update by the Nagaland Cricket Association (NCA). Meghalaya after winning th...

03 Feb 2020

5th T20I: Bumrah, Rohit star as India complete 5-0 sweep

Mount Maunganui, Feb 2 (IANS): Indian pacers led by Jasprit Bumrah fired in unison to help India script an unprecedented 5-0 series whitewash with a seven-run victory against New Zealand in the fifth and final T20I here on Sunday. With the series alr...

02 Feb 2020

DDCA extends registration date for U-15 cricket tournament

Dimapur, Feb. 1 (EMN): The Dimapur District Cricket Association (DDCA) in an update on Saturday has informed that it has extended the registration date for the Inter-School Cricket U-15 Tournament till February 10. All players should be born after 01...

01 Feb 2020

CK Nayudu Trophy: Bihar beat Nagaland by an innings and 75 runs

Dimapur, Feb. 1 (EMN): Bihar beat Nagaland by an innings and 75 runs at the ongoing Col CK Nayudu Trophy at Urja Stadium in Patna on Saturday, February 1. Nagaland won the toss and elected to field first, according to an update by the Nagaland Cricke...

01 Feb 2020

4th T20I: Shardul does a Shami as India beat NZ in Super Over

Wellington, Jan. 31 (IANS): Team India made it two in a row as they beat New Zealand in the Super Over after the fourth T20I between the two teams ended in a tie at the Sky Stadium on Friday. Chasing 14, K.L. Rahul started with a six off Tim Southee ...

31 Jan 2020

Third T20I: Rohit, Shami shine as India beat NZ in Super Over

Hamilton, Jan. 29 (IANS): Hitman Rohit Sharma hit a brilliant unbeaten 15 (including two sixes) in the Super Over as India chased down New Zealand’s score of 17 to win the third T20I at Seddon Park and take an unassailable 3-0 lead in the five-...

29 Jan 2020

4th Test: Mark Wood shines as England beat SA to win series 3-1

Johannesburg, Jan. 27 (IANS): Paceman Mark Wood claimed nine wickets as England crushed South Africa by 191 runs on Day 4 of the fourth Test here on Monday to bag the four-match series 3-1 and spoil Vernon Philander‘s swansong. Chasing an impro...

27 Jan 2020

Ranji Trophy: Mizoram trailing Nagaland by 235 runs

Dimapur, Jan. 27 (EMN): Mizoram are trailing Nagaland by 235 runs after day-one of the Ranji Trophy match at CCFC ground in Kolkata on Mon. Jan. 27. Earlier, Nagaland after winning the toss, elected to bat first and was bundled out for 243 runs in 83...

27 Jan 2020

India beat New Zealand by seven wickets in second T20I

Auckland, Jan. 26 (PTI): Ravindra Jadeja and K L Rahul played pivotal roles as India produced a disciplined all-round effort to outwit New Zealand by seven wickets in the second T20I and take a 2-0 lead in the five-match series here on Sunday. Indian...

26 Jan 2020

1st T20I: India beat New Zealand by six wickets

Auckland, Jan. 24 (PTI): The immensely talented Shreyas Iyer enhanced his reputation as a finisher with a scintillating 29-ball-58 in India’s six-wicket victory over New Zealand in a high-scoring first T20I here on Friday. Iyer built on KL Rahu...

24 Jan 2020