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India first priority, hope we don’t have an IPL-less 2020: BCCI chief Sourav Ganguly

Hosting the IPL in India remains BCCI president Sourav Ganguly's "first priority" and he is hoping that the cricket world will not have to...

Sri Lanka minister offers ICC evidence 2011 World Cup was fixed

Sri Lanka’s former sports minister said on Saturday he has offered more evidence to cricket’s world governing body that he says shows the 2011...

There was environment of fear in Pakistan team during 2019 WC: Inzamam

There was a sense of insecurity among Pakistan players during the 2019 World Cup, claims former chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq, who also reckons that the...

Ex-Sri Lanka skipper Sangakkara grilled in World Cup fixing probe

Sri Lanka legend Kumar Sangakkara was questioned for nearly ten hours on Thursday by detectives probing explosive allegations the 2011 Cricket World Cup final...

Sri Lanka probes allegations 2011 World Cup final was fixed

Sri Lanka has ordered a criminal probe into allegations the 2011 cricket World Cup final was “sold” to India, officials said on Monday (29). “A...

Kohli is a ‘terrific guy’, says Steve Smith

Australia’s Steve Smith has hailed Indian superstar and on-field rival Virat Kohli as a “terrific guy” and a strong leader who plays hard on...

Sri Lankan govt launches probe into 2011 World Cup final fixing allegation

Sri Lanka's sports ministry on Friday ordered an investigation into former sports minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage's allegation that the national cricket team''s loss to India...

A decade after Lord’s scandal, match-fixing still haunts Pakistan cricket

When Mohammad Amir bowled a no-ball against England on the opening day of the 2010 Test at Lord’s, no one could have imagined his...

India’s Bumrah seeks ‘alternative’ to saliva on cricket ball

Indian paceman Jasprit Bumrah said cricket should seek an “alternative” for shining the ball if the game’s governing body ban the use of saliva...

Waqar urges Afridi and Gambhir to end social media war

Former Pakistan star Waqar Younis has called on Shahid Afridi and Gautam Gambhir to end their social media war, and for India and Pakistan...