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Younis Khan to retire after West Indies tour

Pakistan's most prolific test batsman Younis Khan will quit international cricket after the three-test series in West Indies starting later this month, the 39-year-old...

Kohli double ton leads India’s Hyderabad run feast

Virat Kohli smashed his fourth double century, and Wriddhiman Saha struck his second test ton to help India tighten their grip on the game...

Virat Kohli named Leading Cricketer in the World for 2016 by Wisden

Indian skipper Virat Kohli has reached yet another milestone after the flamboyant right-hand batsman was named as the cricketer of the year for 2016....

Kohli laments ‘soft ball’ in drawn third test

India captain Virat Kohli said his spinners could have been more effective in the drawn third test against Australia but for the softness of the...

Defiant Kohli has no regrets over Australia clashes

Virat Kohli believes that if his conscience is clear, there is no harm in standing by what he feels is right. A section of the...

Mithali Raj wants women’s IPL in 2021, says BCCI shouldn’t ‘wait forever’

The BCCI should not “wait forever” to start the women’s IPL, India’s women’s ODI captain Mithali Raj has said, urging the board to make...

India unchanged for first two Australia tests

India have kept faith with the 16-man squad that cruised to victory in the one-off test against Bangladesh for the first two matches of...

Umar Akmal could face lifetime ban over corruption charges

Controversial Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal could face a lifetime ban if convicted of match-fixing charges unveiled Friday by the country's cricket authorities. The 29-year-old was...

Once pretended to be a boy to play cricket; India’s Shafali Verma is now...

As a young girl, Shafali Verma pretended to be a boy just so she could play cricket. Now, the 16-year-old rose to the top spot...

Shashank Manohar to step down as ICC chairman by year-end

International Cricket Council (ICC) chairman Shashank Manohar is to step down when his term ends this year, the governing body said on Wednesday (27). The...