Captain

Australian Cricket Legend Greg Chappell Praises Former Captain Ricky Ponting

Ricky Ponting is the Australian captain who led Australia to win the World Cup twice.…

Michael Clarke and Kyly Announce Their Divorce

Michael Clarke, the former Australian Cricket Team Captain, made a statement announcing the divorce with…

‘Dhoni will be back!’

One of India’s finest cricketers and one of the most successful captains of the cricketing…

Steve Smith

Is Steve Smith the perfect choice for leading the RPSG side?

One of the two sides who filled the voids after the ban on Chennai Super…

Virat Kohli

Captain Kohli?

Former Team Director of the national cricket team, Ravi Shastri, said that Virat Kohli, the…

Nemanja Vidic

Former Manchester United captain Vidic announces retirement

LONDON (Reuters) – Former Manchester United captain and defensive rock Nemanja Vidic announced his retirement…

Virat Kohli

Simply not cricket: Pakistan man faces jail for flying India flag

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – A Pakistani man has been arrested for hoisting the flag of arch…

Manuel Pellegrini

Manchester City’s Pellegrini seeks consistency for title push

REUTERS – Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini is demanding his side start stringing together wins…

John Terry

Terry keen to extend Chelsea contract

REUTERS – Chelsea captain John Terry, whose current deal expires at the end of the…

Clarke skippers Europe to lopsided EurAsia Cup win

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Europe’s Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke secured an encouraging first triumph…

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Terry goes from zero to hero in amazing Chelsea draw

REUTERS – Chelsea captain John Terry went from zero to hero, first netting an own…

Alastair Cook

Cook expects results in last two tests v SAfrica

By Mark Gleeson JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – England expect results in both the remaining cricket tests…

Mahendra Singh Dhoni

India to blood rookies in Australia, says skipper Dhoni

REUTERS – India will test out several uncapped players in the limited- overs series in…

Challenge for Australia is to win abroad – Steven Smith

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia captain Steven Smith believes the real challenge for his team is…

Azhar Ali

Pakistan rejects Azhar Ali’s resignation over Amir return

REUTERS – Pakistan has rejected one-day captain Azhar Ali’s offer to resign over tainted team…

steven smith

Australia skipper Smith to seek explanation after DRS failure

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australia captain Steve Smith will seek an explanation from match referee Chris…

Australia defeat West Indies by 177 runs, seal series

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australia’s bowlers had to work hard for their wickets but completed an…

Louis van Gaal

Man Utd players ‘fighting’ for Van Gaal, says Rooney

REUTERS – Manchester United players are right behind under-fire manager Louis Van Gaal and are…

Ryan Shawcross

Top-half finish is Stoke’s target, says Shawcross

REUTERS – Anything less than finishing in the top half of the Premier League table…

Brendon McCullum

Factbox: New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum

REUTERS – Factbox on New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum, who on Tuesday announced his decision…

Vincent Kompany

Porous City need Kompany return for title fight – Pellegrini

LONDON (Reuters) – Manchester City coach Manuel Pellegrini is praying for the return of injured…

Angelo Mathews

Second innings collapse cost us the match – Mathews

REUTERS – There was no great surprise in Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews’ analysis of…

Brendon McCullum

New Zealand’s ‘world class’ bowlers still improving – McCullum

(Reuters) – While impressed by Kane Williamson’s match-winning century, New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum praised…

Kane Williamson

Williamson’s finger adds to New Zealand’s concerns

(Reuters) – As if a pitch that can barely be distinguished from the outfield was…

Sri Lanka's cricket captain Angelo Mathews reacts during a practice session ahead of their second test cricket match against India in Colombo, August 19, 2015. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte/Files

Inexperienced Sri Lanka paid price for poor start – Mathews

REUTERS – Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews had cast a wistful eye over the green-tinged…

Shannon Gabriel

Gabriel heads home as West Indies ponder Hobart humiliation

REUTERS – West Indies captain Jason Holder said the tourists would need a big step…

Alastair Cook

England’s Cook relishing chance of first win over Proteas

LONDON (Reuters) – England captain Alastair Cook is still hurting after the test series defeat…

MS Dhoni Kohli Ganguly

The Captain Conundrum!

When the skipper’s hat changed heads from Azharuddin to Ganguly in the early 2000, Indian…

Kompany out of Belgium’s friendlies with Italy and Spain

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Belgium captain Vincent Kompany has pulled out of the friendlies against Italy…

Sunil Chhetri asks for patience after poor soccer campaign

By Sudipto Ganguly MUMBAI (Reuters) – India captain Sunil Chhetri has urged fans to be…