Cricket

NEW DELHI: The most powerful cricket body in the world has yet again been forced to eat humble pie after falling at the wrong end of the stick on the legal front. Needless to say, it is a seriously expensive pie. 

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) is reportedly ready to cough up compensation of over Rs8 billion to IPL franchise Kochi Tuskers Kerala for terminating its contract in 2011, a massive mark-up on the Rs3 billion the team's promoters were initially willing to settle for.

Oct 16, 2021 08:10
DUBAI: On the eve of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 starting in Oman and the UAE Sunday, cricket fans have double the reason to celebrate, with Australia’s turn to host the pinnacle global event for T20 cricket coming in just 12 months' time.     The world’s best players from 16 teams will play 45 matches around the country in what will be the biggest global sporting event to be hosted in Australia next year. 
Oct 16, 2021 08:10
DUBAI: Ahead of the Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 which begins on Sunday, the ICC has secured TYKA as official apparel supplier for the tournament. All match official uniform and tournament staff clothing will be provided by TYKA, which has established itself as one of the market’s leading developers, marketers and distributors of branded performance apparel and accessories.
Oct 16, 2021 08:10
DUBAI: The ICC and UNICEF are aiming to raise awareness of mental health and wellbeing amongst children and adolescents and encourage greater conversation and understanding of it throughout the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021 beginning on Sunday.
Oct 16, 2021 07:10
MUMBAI: PVR Cinemas, the largest film exhibitor company in India, has announced that it has closed a deal with the International Cricket Council (ICC) for live screening the Men's T20 World Cup 2021, in India.  The partnership involves live screening of all India games along with the Semi-Finals and Final. PVR will screen these matches across 75+ Cinemas in 35+ cities in India.
Oct 16, 2021 07:10
MELBOURNE: This weekend's WBBL matches will proceed as scheduled after fruitful negotiations between Cricket Australia and the Tasmanian government, with Hobart in the grip of a COVID-related snap three-day lockdown. Four Weber WBBL|07 games are scheduled to be played at Blundstone Arena across Saturday and Sunday, and while all will go ahead, no crowds will be allowed to attend.
Oct 16, 2021 07:10
MUMBAI: Rahul Dravid has reportedly agreed to coach the national side ending months of speculations on who will take charge of the Indian cricket team after the tenure of the current coaching staff, including head coach Ravi Shastri, comes to an end after the T20 World Cup.
Oct 16, 2021 07:10
DUBAI: Cricket and sports fans across the world will be able to enjoy unparalleled coverage of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2021, when the tournament returns after five years on Sunday, 17 October. The event, the biggest ever to be staged in the UAE and Oman, begins Sunday in Muscat and finishes with the final in Dubai on 14 November.
Oct 16, 2021 06:10
MUMBAI: MS Dhoni's legend status was further embellished Friday night when he led his franchise Chennai Super Kings to their fourth Indian Premier League title in Dubai.
Oct 14, 2021 21:10
MUMBAI: As part of a robust market expansion plan, Infinity Learn by Sri Chaitanya on boards the stylish opener and the batting mainstay of Team India, Rohit Sharma as its Brand ambassador. The ace cricketer will be the face of Infinity Learn’s multi-channel marketing campaign and brand activities.
Oct 14, 2021 21:10
NEW DELHI: BalleBaazi.com has roped in one of the greatest bowlers to have played for Team India, Zaheer Khan as their brand ambassador.  Earlier the brand was endorsed by the Man of the Tournament in World Cup 2011, Yuvraj Singh.