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Collingwood front-runner for England's white-ball coaching job
London, May 15 (IANS) Days after Brendon McCullum was appointed head coach of the England Test side, Paul Collingwood is likely to beat off competition from former Australian cricketer Simon Katich and the women's World Cup-winning team coach Matthew Mott to become the white-ball coach.
2022-05-15
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
With nothing to lose, we played our 'A' game against SRH, says Shreyas Iyer
Pune, May 15 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Shreyas Iyer is happy that his team was finally able to bring out its 'A' game at the fag end of the IPL league phase, against Sunrisers Hyderabad, even though the side is virtually out of playoff contention in IPL 2022.
2022-05-15
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
Harbhajan mourns Symonds' death, says 'gone too soon'
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) India spinner Harbhajan Singh, who was involved in one of the biggest on-field controversies that threatened to spoil the relationship between the Australian and India cricket boards, on Sunday paid his tribute to legendary all-rounder Andrew Symonds who was killed in a car crash in Queensland on Saturday.
2022-05-15
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: Out of form Kane Williamson learning his lessons the hard way
Pune, May 15 (IANS) After another dismal show with the bat, Sunrisers Hyderabad skipper Kane Williamson said that the game teaches everyone a lesson and he is learning it during his struggling phase in the ongoing IPL 2022.
2022-05-15
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
Symonds' death shocks Tendulkar; Indian legend says he was a 'live-wire' on the field
Mumbai, May 15 (IANS) Indian cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar, who found himself getting unwittingly involved in the 'Monkeygate affair' when it unfolded during the second Test at Sydney in 2008, termed former Australian all-rounder Andrew Symonds -- who died in a car crash in Queensland on Saturday -- as a "live-wire" on the cricket field.
2022-05-15
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: All-round Russell leads Kolkata to a 54-run win over Hyderabad (Ld)
Pune, May 15 (IANS) Andre Russell's clinical all-round performance (49 not out and 3/22) led Kolkata Knight Riders to a convincing 54-run win over Sunrisers Hyderabad in the 61st match of the IPL 2022 at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, here on Saturday.
2022-05-15
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: Shreyas Iyer clarifies, CEO not involved in selection, only to consol players left out
Pune, May 15 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Shreyas Iyer on Saturday tried to deny any interference from the franchise's CEO in team selection, adding that he was there only to console players that were left out.
2022-05-15
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
Ryan Cook named Dutch cricket's interim head coach
London, May 15 (IANS) Former fielding coach of the Bangladesh men's team, Ryan Cook, has been named interim coach of the Netherlands cricket team, the Koninklijke Nederlandse Cricket Bond (KNCB) said on Saturday.
2022-05-15
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Cricketing world reacts in shock after Andrew Symonds dies in car crash
Sydney, May 15 (IANS) The cricketing world has reacted in shock at the death of charismatic former Australian all-rounder Andrew Symonds, who was the sole passenger in the car crash just outside of Townsville in his home state of Queensland.
2022-05-15
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
Former Australian all-rounder Andrew Symonds dies in car crash (Ld)
Sydney, May 15 (IANS) Andrew Symonds, the two-time World Cup winner and one of the most recognisable faces in international cricket, was killed in what police said was a single-car crash on Saturday night outside Townsville, on the north-eastern coast of Queensland, Australia.
2022-05-15
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
The man whom the Danes called 'Judas' is also Taapsee's boyfriend
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) India created history by reaching the finals of the Thomas Cup with Indian shuttler HS Prannoy defeating Denmark's Rasmus Gemke in men's singles. Taapsee Pannu's boyfriend, Mathias Boe, who is team India's badminton coach, took to his social media to share his excitement of the team victory over his home nation of Denmark.
2022-05-14
Category: India, Maharashtra,Cinema/Showbiz,Sports
IPL Turning Point: Bairstow's sensational power-hitting puts Punjab Kings on course to victory (IANS Review)
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) Before Friday's clash with Royal Challengers Bangalore in which he struck a sensational 66 off 29 deliveries to set them on course to a 54-run victory, Punjab Kings batter Jonny Bairstow had an indifferent IPL 2022.
2022-05-14
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: Bairstow set it up for us, says Punjab Kings' Livingstone after 54-run win over RCB
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) Punjab Kings all-rounder Liam Livingstone of England credited his compatriot Jonny Bairstow with setting the tone for his team's comprehensive 54-run over Royal Challengers Bangalore with a blazing knock in Match 60 of IPL at the Brabourne Stadium here on Friday.
2022-05-14
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: Blazing fifties by Bairstow, Livingstone and clinical bowling help Punjab Kings beat RCB by 54 runs (Ld)
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) Blazing half-centuries by Jonny Bairstow (66 off 29 balls) and Liam Livingstone (70 off 42 balls) followed by a clinical bowling performance helped Punjab Kings thrash Royal Challengers Bangalore by 54 runs in Match 60 of IPL 2022 at the Brabourne Stadium here on Friday.
2022-05-14
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: It has been very enjoyable being back at the top, says Jonny Bairstow
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) Friday's match between Punjab Kings and Royal Challengers Bangalore at Brabourne Stadium will be remembered for how Jonny Bairstow smashed everything coming in his way during the powerplay.
2022-05-14
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: An epic knock from Virat Kohli is around the corner, feels Mike Hesson
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) Mike Hesson, the director of cricket at Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) feels that a big knock is around the corner from Virat Kohli's bat. Hesson added that Kohli's lean run in IPL 2022, registering just one half-century in 13 matches, is not due to a technical issue.
2022-05-14
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
There is a feeling among England fans that there is no passion left in their country's cricket: Elliott
Auckland, May 14 (IANS) Former New Zealand player Grant Elliott believes the England cricket fans have started feeling that there is "no passion and feeling" left in their country's game, and added that Brendon McCullum being appointed as their Test coach was perhaps the best thing to happen to their cricket.
2022-05-14
Category: International, New Zealand,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: A change in approach helps Daniel Sams get into the groove
Mumbai, May 13 (IANS) As the Australian media kept an eye on their cricketers playing overseas in the last month or so, the talk has all been about David Warner, Mitchell Marsh, Pat Cummins, Marcus Stoinis, Josh Hazlewood, Peter Handscomb, Michael Neser, and Marnus Labuschagne.
2022-05-13
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: Good to see pitch offering swing and bounce for a T20 game, says Rohit after win over CSK
Mumbai, May 13 (IANS) Mumbai Indians' skipper Rohit Sharma said it was good to see a wicket offering swing and bounce to the bowlers once in a while -- like in the match against Chennai Super Kings -- as the IPL 2022 has been mostly played on batting-friendly pitches.
2022-05-13
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: In the coming time, I hope he plays for India, performs well, says Umran Malik's father
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) In the ongoing edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), young Sunrisers Hyderabad pacer Umran Malik has been one of the standout stars, bowling the fastest deliveries with his raw pace and earning praise from all quarters, with some experts calling for him to be fast-tracked into the India men's side.
2022-05-13
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: Cummins leaves Kolkata Knight Riders early due to hip injury, says report
Mumbai, May 13 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders' right-arm pacer Pat Cummins has left the 2022 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) with a minor hip injury, says a report by cricket.com.au.
2022-05-13
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
MI bowling coach Bond sees positives in the bowling unit for upcoming IPL seasons
Mumbai, May 13 (IANS) Mumbai Indians bowling coach Shane Bond is seeing some positives going into the 2023 IPL season, with several of his fast bowlers bowling incisive spells even though the five-time champions' campaign in the tournament this year has ended on a dismal note.
2022-05-13
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
It's been an emotional couple of days: McCullum on his appointment as England coach
Mumbai, May 13 (IANS) Former New Zealand cricketer and the current Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) head coach Brendon McCullum has said that the last couple of days, leading up to his appointment as the England men's Test team head coach, had been "emotional", and added that it would be a "big challenge" to turn things around with the England side.
2022-05-13
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: Kumar Kartikeya Singh, Mumbai's mystery spinner, still has miles to go in his cricketing journey
Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) He bowls everything in spin with his left-arm. When IPL 2022 began, Kumar Kartikeya Singh was a net bowler for Mumbai Indians. But an injury to Mohammad Arshad Khan meant he was drafted into the main squad and made his debut mid-season against Rajasthan Royals with an impressive 1/19.
2022-05-12
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: Taking Jos Buttler's wicket was a big thing for me, says Chetan Sakariya
Navi Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) Delhi Capitals' left-arm pacer Chetan Sakariya said taking the wicket of Rajasthan Royals' opener Jos Buttler in Wednesday's match at the DY Patil Stadium was a big thing for him.
2022-05-12
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: Was told by Rajasthan in the start that I would be used up the order, says Ashwin
Navi Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) In IPL 2022, Rajasthan Royals have brought in a funky experiment: - promote Ravichandran Ashwin in the batting order and use him as a pinch hitter so that the line-up gets elongated.
2022-05-12
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
Knight Riders group acquires Abu Dhabi franchise in UAE's upcoming T20 League
Abu Dhabi, May 12 (IANS) The Knight Riders Group on Thursday announced that it has acquired the rights to own and operate the Abu Dhabi franchise and will set up Abu Dhabi Knight Riders (ADKR) as an integral part of the upcoming UAE's T20 League.
2022-05-12
Category: International, Togo,Sports,Cricket
Bismah Maroof retained as Pakistan women's team captain for 2022/23 season
Lahore, May 12 (IANS) Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Thursday confirmed that Bismah Maroof has been retained as the captain of the Pakistan women's team for the 2022/23 season.
2022-05-12
Category: International, Pakistan,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: Manjrekar calls to get rid of "completely redundant" bails after Chahal-Warner incident
Navi Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) Former India batter Sanjay Manjrekar has called for getting rid of "completely redundant" in modern-day cricket after an incident featuring Yuzvendra Chahal and David Warner in Wednesday's IPL 2022 match between Delhi Capitals and Rajasthan Royals at DY Patil Stadium.
2022-05-12
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: Lucknow skipper Rahul blames batters, terms loss to Gujarat as a learning experience
Pune, May 11 (IANS) Lucknow Super Giants skipper K.L Rahul said Tuesday's humiliating 62-run defeat to Gujarat Titans in which his team got all out of 82 was a good learning experience for his batters, whose poor shot-selection meant the team slumped to a big defeat in a low-scoring encounter.
2022-05-11
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: Proud of the boys, says skipper Hardik Pandya after Gujarat qualify for playoffs
Pune, May 11 (IANS) Gujarat Titans skipper Hardik Pandya praised his players for making it to the IPL 2022 playoffs in their debut year and said he was really proud of his boys.
2022-05-11
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
BBL side Brisbane Heat to not offer fresh contract to their iconic player Chris Lynn
Brisbane, May 11 (IANS) Big Bash League (BBL) side Brisbane Heat have shocked its legion of fans and millions of cricket followers in the country by confirming that they would not offer a fresh contract to their iconic batter Chris Lynn, who was with them for more than a decade.
2022-05-11
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: Bumrah's five-for, KL Rahul's batting exploits re-ignite hope of T20 World Cup success
Mumbai, May 10 (IANS) Jasprit Bumrah's searing pace for Mumbai Indians against Kolkata Knight Riders might not have earned the five-time IPL champions victory on Monday night, but the five-wicket haul would have made the selectors aware of the importance of the 28-year-old cricketer as India aim to salvage their pride and much more in the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup in Australia later this year.
2022-05-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
Cricket Australia keeping a close watch on situation in Sri Lanka: Report
Melbourne, May 10 (IANS) Cricket Australia (CA) has said that it is keeping a close watch on the situation in Sri Lanka, which is in the midst of a growing unrest against the government, as the Kangaroos prepare for a month-long tour of the island nation beginning early next month.
2022-05-10
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
When Venkatesh Iyer didn't lose hope in his process
Mumbai, May 10 (IANS) Kolkata Knight Riders opener Venkatesh Iyer didn't lose hope when he was passing through a lean patch in IPL 2022, and instead concentrated on his 'process', hoping to make a mark when he got the next opportunity to play for the franchise.
2022-05-10
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
Feel special when people compare me with Michael Hussey: CSK's Conway
Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) New Zealand batter Devon Conway has said that he feels special when he is compared with former Australian cricketer Michael Hussey, who is now the Chennai Super Kings batting coach after having a long association with the IPL franchise as a player.
2022-05-09
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
Australia opener Alyssa Healy named ICC Women's Player of the Month for April
Dubai, May 9 (IANS) Australia opener Alyssa Healy has been named the ICC Women's Player of the Month for April following her exploits at the ICC World Cup in New Zealand last month.
2022-05-09
Category: International, United Arab Emirates,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: Tilak Varma is going to serve Mumbai Indians for the next 10 years, says Harbhajan
Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Former India cricketer Harbhajan Singh reckons that 19-year-old left-handed batsman Tilak Varma is a bright investment from Mumbai Indians and the talented cricketer will serve them for the next 10 years in the IPL.
2022-05-09
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: Losing by 91 runs will put a huge dent in Delhi's net run rate, admits Ponting
Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Delhi Capitals head coach Ricky Ponting admitted that his side's massive 91-run defeat to Chennai Super Kings at the DY Patil Stadium on Sunday will put a huge dent on their net run rate with the race to playoffs in IPL 2022 heating up.
2022-05-09
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
The defeat to SRH still at the back of our mind, concedes RCB's Mike Hesson
Mumbai, May 8 (IANS) Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) director of cricket operations Mike Hesson conceded on Sunday that the 68-run thrashing at the hands of Sunrisers Hyderabad the last time they played this season will be at the "back of your mind" when the two sides clash for the second time in IPL 2022 at the Wankhede Stadium later on Sunday.
2022-05-08
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
Skipped mega auction as I was not treated properly in IPL for last couple of years: Gayle
London, May 8 (IANS) West Indies cricket legend Chris Gayle has said that a 'lack of respect' for him in the Indian Premier League for the last couple of years had prompted him to not send his entry for the mega auction earlier this year.
2022-05-08
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Cricket
Delhi Capitals member tests Covid-positive ahead of match vs CSK: Report
Mumbai, May 8 (IANS) The entire Delhi Capitals team has undergone a fresh round of Covid-19 tests following a member testing positive for the virus, and there is a question mark over their clash against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) late on Sunday, a report in Espncricinfo said.
2022-05-08
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: Royal Challengers Bangalore win toss, elect to bat first against Sunrisers Hyderabad
Mumbai, May 8 (IANS) Royal Challengers Bangalore skipper Faf du Plessis has won the toss and elected to bat first against Sunrisers Hyderabad in match 54 of IPL 2022 at the Wankhede Stadium on Sunday.
2022-05-08
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: Right men are pitching up at the right time for RCB, says Ravi Shastri
Mumbai, May 8 (IANS) Former India head coach Ravi Shastri reckons the Royal Challengers Bangalore side is doing well in IPL 2022 because the side has got the right players who are rising to the occasion and leading them to victory in different matches.
2022-05-08
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: Punjab Kings win toss, elect to bat first against Rajasthan Royals
Mumbai, May 7 (IANS) Punjab Kings captain Mayank Agarwal has won the toss and elected to bat first against Rajasthan Royals in match 52 of IPL 2022 at the Wankhede Stadium on Saturday.
2022-05-07
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: KL Rahul's amazing shots prove he is in best phase of his career, says Suresh Raina
Pune, May 7 (IANS) Former India cricketer and Chennai Super Kings legend Suresh Raina reckons that amazing stroke play coming from the bat of Lucknow Super Giants captain KL Rahul proves that he is in the best phase of his career. Rahul has been in a consistent run of form in IPL 2022, making 451 runs in 10 matches at an average of 56.38 and strike-rate of 145.01.
2022-05-07
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: Hitting 117m six was obviously fun; different from the one at Leeds, says Livingstone
Mumbai, May 7 (IANS) Punjab Kings all-rounder Liam Livingstone said for him, hitting a 117m six off Mohammed Shami in his side's win over Gujarat Titans in IPL 2022 was fun. At the same time, Livingstone pointed out that it was different from the 122m six hit by him off Haris Rauf in England's T20I match against Pakistan last year.
2022-05-07
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: Batters let the team down, says Hardik Pandya after Gujarat lose to Mumbai by 5 runs
Mumbai, May 7 (IANS) Gujarat Titans skipper Hardik Pandya blamed two run-outs at a crucial juncture in their innings for five-run defeat to Mumbai Indians in Match 51 of IPL 2022 at the Brabourne Stadium here on Friday.
2022-05-07
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
IPL 2022: Gujarat Titans lose nerve as Mumbai Indians win by 5 runs in close finish (Ld)
Mumbai, May 7 (IANS) Openers Shubman Gill and Wriddhiman Saha had laid a solid foundation with a century partnership for the opening wicket but clinical bowling and good work in the field helped Mumbai Indians pull off a five-run win in Match 51 of IPL 2022 at the Brabourne Stadium here on Friday.
2022-05-07
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket
When 'slow' and steady Daniel Sams choked Gujarat Titans
Mumbai, May 7 (IANS) With very limited options to play for the country, 29-year-old Australian Daniel Sams has plied his trade in various cricket leagues across the world, donning Delhi Capitals, Royal Challengers Bangalore and Mumbai Indians jerseys among others.
2022-05-07
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Cricket