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BCCI chief Ganguly hopeful IPL 2022 will be held in IndiaRediff.com16 Oct 2021
Indian cricket board president Sourav Ganguly expects next year's Indian Premier League (IPL) to be played in the country after the COVID-19 pandemic forced them to stage the second half of this year's tournament in the United Arab Emirates.
Ziva Dhoni, Gracia Raina Watch CSK WinRediff.com16 Oct 2021
CSK players's wives and children watched Chennai win its fourth IPL title.
NZ coach plays down doubts over Williamson's fitnessRediff.com13 Oct 2021
Stead also revealed that former paceman Bond has been hired by his country's cricket board to "work specifically" with the national team's spinners ahead of the T20 World Cup.
WC qualifiers: Ronaldo tricks; crowd trouble at Eng, Poland matchesRediff.com13 Oct 2021
Images and summary of all the World Cup 2022 qualifiers played across continents on Tuesday.
Flower named Afghanistan team consultant for T20 WCRediff.com9 Oct 2021
The T20 World Cup will be held in the United Arab Emirates and Oman from October 17.
Ashes: England give conditional approval for Aus tourRediff.com9 Oct 2021
CA, the ECB and Australian authorities had been negotiating for many months over the touring conditions in a country where international arrivals have to isolate in quarantine hotels for 14 days, regardless of COVID-19 vaccination status.
KKR's Russell likely to be available for IPL play-offsRediff.com8 Oct 2021
Kolkata Knight Riders are hoping all-rounder Andre Russell can return from injury for their knockout match in the Indian Premier League after the side all but sealed a play-offs spot with a massive win over Rajasthan Royals on Thursday.
Stokes has second finger operation; set to miss AshesRediff.com7 Oct 2021
All-rounder Ben Stokes looks set to miss the Ashes series against Australia later this year after England's cricket board (ECB) said on Thursday he has undergone a second operation on a broken index finger.
Can Australia win their first-ever T20 World Cup?Rediff.com6 Oct 2021
Most of Australia's players have had scant preparation for the Twenty20 World Cup but captain Aaron Finch said his underdone squad can still bring the trophy home for the first time.
IPL will help England's World Cup charge: MillsRediff.com5 Oct 2021
'I'm sure we'll come out of that with a bunch of information and ... we'll be well-prepped and well-versed by the time we get together. I'm sure we'll be full of confidence and back ourselves to beat any team.'
UAE stadiums to be at 70% capacity for T20 World CupRediff.com4 Oct 2021
Stadiums in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will operate at 70% of capacity for the Twenty20 World Cup, the organisers said.
Proteas' first black captain at WC not overawed by pressureRediff.com4 Oct 2021
'Looking at the position I am in, I acknowledge the responsibility when leaving South African shores'
No Stokes or Archer, but Eng favourites for T20 WC: ButtlerRediff.com4 Oct 2021
England lost to West Indies in the final of the 2016 T20 World Cup but bounced back by winning the 50-over World Cup in 2019.
World leaders thank India for Covid vaccine shipments to combat pandemicRediff.com29 Sep 2021
World leaders thanked India for its help and support in combating the coronavirus pandemic through "early and meaningful" shipments of COVID-19 vaccine doses, as they addressed the high-level UN General Assembly session this year.
'No way I would go to Australia for Ashes!'Rediff.com27 Sep 2021
Kevin Piertersen has urged to scrap 'ridiculous quarantine rules' ahead of Ashes, while many England players mull boycotting the five-match series.
Jayawardene named consultant for Sri Lanka's T20 World CupRediff.com25 Sep 2021
Former Sri Lanka captain Mahela Jayawardene has been appointed the national team's consultant for the first round of next month's Twenty20 World Cup, the country's cricket board said.
Why Chennai Super Kings is firing in this IPL...Rediff.com25 Sep 2021
Chennai Super Kings bowling consultant Eric Simons on his team's resurgence this IPL season.
Taliban bans IPL broadcast in AfghanistanRediff.com21 Sep 2021
'Taliban have warned that Afghan media outlets should not broadcast the Indian Cricket League due to girls dancing and the presence of female audience and spectators in stadiums.'
Pakistan dreads becoming no-go area again after NZ snubRediff.com21 Sep 2021
After a decade spent trying to woo back cricket's international elite, Pakistan is facing the prospect of being declared the game's no-go area again, and the anger is palpable.
Gulf Cup postponed to 2023 due to fixture congestionRediff.com21 Sep 2021
The next Gulf Cup, which was due to kick off in December in Basra in Iraq, has been postponed for a year due to a congested calendar, organisers announced.
Broad urges ECB to ensure players comfortable for Ashes tour amid travel curbsRediff.com19 Sep 2021
England seamer Stuart Broad doubted whether Australia's travel and quarantine restrictions would lead to a postponement of the end-of-year Ashes series but he said players would want to be promised the best possible environment for the tour.
NZ players reach Dubai after 'specific, credible threat' derailed Pakistan tourRediff.com19 Sep 2021
New Zealand was warned of a "specific, credible threat" against its team, New Zealand Cricket (NZC) said, elaborating on the rationale for abruptly abandoning the tour of Pakistan as the squad reached Dubai on Sunday.
Former players back Rohit to replace Kohli as India's T20 captainRediff.com17 Sep 2021
Opener Rohit Sharma has demonstrated his leadership qualities in the Indian Premier League (IPL) and is an obvious choice to succeed Virat Kohli as India's Twenty20 captain, according to several former players.
Punjab Kings coaches Kumble, Jaffer sing 'Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna'Rediff.com16 Sep 2021
Punjab Kings' head coach Anil Kumble and batting coach Wasim Jaffer tried their hand at singing during the team's karaoke night session in Dubai.
This Englishman Wants to Play the IPL!Rediff.com14 Sep 2021
'The explosive English opener is on his way to the #Risers camp.'
Teams may refuse to play Afghanistan at T20 World Cup: PaineRediff.com13 Sep 2021
Australia captain Tim Paine said the chances of their first ever test against Afghanistan going ahead are "not looking good" with the Taliban unwilling to let women play cricket and questioned why the game's governing body had remained quiet on the issue.
When the Knights Prowled and PouncedRediff.com13 Sep 2021
The Kolkata Knight Riders continued their preparations for the second leg of IPL 2021 with a gruelling training session in the United Arab Emirates.
India players refused to play fifth Test vs England, says GangulyRediff.com13 Sep 2021
Board of Control for Cricket in India president Sourav Ganguly said their players refused to play the fifth and final Test against England due to COVID-19 concerns and denied that the upcoming IPL had played any part in the decision.
India to get 3rd set of Swiss bank details, info on real estate this monthRediff.com12 Sep 2021
Marking a key milestone in the Indian government's fight against black money allegedly stashed abroad, India will get this month the complete information on flats, apartments and condominiums owned by Indians in Switzerland as also on earnings made from such properties to help it look into tax liabilities associated with those assets.
Why India-England 5th Test was cancelled...Rediff.com11 Sep 2021
India not fielding a team for the final Test against England had nothing to do with the rescheduled Indian Premier League which left no room for the match to be postponed, England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) CEO Tom Harrison said on Friday.
Paine says teams may refuse to play Afghanistan at T20 WCRediff.com10 Sep 2021
Australia are due to face the Afghanistan men's team in Hobart from November 27, but Cricket Australia said on Thursday they would not host the side if reports women's cricket would not be supported in the country were substantiated.
West Indies recall Rampaul to T20 World Cup squadRediff.com10 Sep 2021
Rampaul, a member of the 2012 World Cup winning squad, played his last T20 match against Sri Lanka in 2015 and returns to bolster a solid looking lineup that will look to deliver an unprecedented third title for a single team.
WT20: Rashid quits as Afghanistan captain after squad announcedRediff.com10 Sep 2021
The 22-year-old leg-spinner said on social media that he was not consulted by the ACB, who earlier named an 18-member squad and two reserve players for the tournament in the United Arab Emirates and Oman.
South Africa pick three spinners but no Malan for T20 World CupRediff.com9 Sep 2021
South Africa have named three front-line spinners in their squad for the Twenty20 World Cup in the United Arab Emirates and Oman but left out opening batsman Janneman Malan.
Stokes left out of England's T20 World Cup squadRediff.com9 Sep 2021
All-rounder Ben Stokes on Thursday was not included in England's 15-man preliminary squad for the Twenty20 World Cup as he continues to take a break from cricket to focus on his mental health, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said.
Ghani: Fled Kabul to save 6 million peopleRediff.com9 Sep 2021
Former Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani, who fled to the United Arab Emirates before the Taliban seized power last month, on Wednesday apologised to the people for leaving the country abruptly, saying he believed it was the 'only way to keep the guns silent and save Kabul and her six million people'.
Ashwin among 5 spinners in India's squad for T20 World CupRediff.com8 Sep 2021
Senior spinner Ravichandran Ashwin was the big surprise in India's squad for the T20 World Cup to be held in the United Arab Emirates next month.
Stokes set to miss T20 World Cup, says coach SilverwoodRediff.com8 Sep 2021
England coach Chris Silverwood said he will make a late decision on all-rounder Ben Stokes' involvement in the Twenty20 World Cup, which begins next month.
WC qualifiers: 10 wins on trot for Aus; South Korea down LebanonRediff.com7 Sep 2021
The South Koreans, meanwhile, secured their first win in Group B as Paulo Bento's side saw off Lebanon in Suwon.
Has Panjshir fallen? Taliban claim war in Afghanistan overRediff.com7 Sep 2021
"The war in Afghanistan is over, now we will work together to rebuild this country," said Taliban spokesperson Zabiullah Mujahid at a press conference in Kabul.