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Rohit SHarma

IND vs SA 2019: WATCH – Rohit Sharma Mimicks Harbhajan Singh

India are currently playing with South Africa in the ongoing first Test. However, after a…

History Repeats Itself as Mick Schumacher Drives Michael’s Benetton at Spa

Michael Schumacher’s 18-year old son Mick, got a taste of Formula One machinery when he…

Afgh-Ire

A New Dawn For Cricket In Afghanistan And Ireland.

The world of cricket now has two more additions to the list of full time…

Misbah Scores 100 at LORD’s, bolsters Pakistan

LONDON: Pakistan Test skipper Misbah-ul-Haq on Thursday registered a remarkable century against England during the…

Pakistan-England lock horns in battle of bowlers

Pakistan is ready to take on the mighty England in their backyard in what could…

Virat Kohli

Captain Kohli?

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

Alastair Cook Crosses 10,000 mark in Test Cricket

Alastair Cook has become the first English batsman to score 10000 runs in Test Cricket.…

Analysis – Victorious England still searching for answers

By Mark Gleeson CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – A trio of match winners in Stuart Broad,…

Analysis – Signs of South Africa hope as de Villiers ponders

By Nick Said CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – For the first time in a decade, South…

Sourav Ganguly

Top 5 ODI captains and their last series

EssentiallySports brings you a list of top five ODI captains in cricket and their last series. 1.…

Dethroned South Africa seek remedy for batting woes

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – Unceremoniously dethroned as the world’s top-ranked test team, an embarrassed South Africa…

South Africa in mad dash for wicketkeeper to play in test

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – Wicketkeeper Dane Vilas was forced to make a desperate dash to the…

South Africa opt to bat in third test against England

By Mark Gleeson JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – New South Africa captain AB de Villiers won the…

South Africa unchanged for final two England tests

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – South Africa have named an unchanged squad for the remaining two…

Sledging helps Bavuma knuckle down for maiden test ton

By Mark Gleeson CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – Tiny Temba Bavuma scored his maiden test century…

Determined Amla returns to form as England toil

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – Captain Hashim Amla emerged from a year of poor form with…

England's Ben Stokes celebrates scoring a double century with Jonny Bairstow during the second cricket test match against South Africa in Cape Town, South Africa, January 3, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

England bludgeon South Africa bowlers on day of records

By Mark Gleeson CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – Brutal batting from Ben Stokes and Jonny Bairstow…

West Indies batsman Darren Bravo (C) hits past Australian bowler James Pattinson during their third cricket test at the SCG in Sydney, January 3, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Reed

Australia’s spinners peg West Indies back in Sydney rain

By Nick Mulvenney SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australia’s spinners Nathan Lyon and Stephen O’Keefe took key…

England win toss, to bat in second test v South Africa

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – England captain Alastair Cook won the toss and opted to bat…

James Anderson

England’s Anderson set to return but Steyn doubtful for Proteas

By Mark Gleeson DURBAN (Reuters) – Fast bowler James Anderson is set to return to…

Smith, Khawaja quell West Indies fightback

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Steve Smith and Usman Khawaja scored half-centuries to crush a defiant West…

Inspired Broad gives England the edge

By Mark Gleeson DURBAN (Reuters) – Stuart Broad shone with bat and ball to give…

Elgar digs in for South Africa after Broad shines

By Mark Gleeson DURBAN (Reuters) – Opener Dean Elgar provided stubborn resistance as South Africa…

Broad double strike rocks South Africa

DURBAN (Reuters) – Stuart Broad claimed two early wickets before South Africa reached tea on…

Brendon McCullum

Factbox: New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum

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

Brendon McCullum

New Zealand captain McCullum to retire from internationals

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Brendon McCullum, who led New Zealand through an exhilarating two years of…

Finn to join England squad in South Africa

LONDON, (Reuters) – England have added fast bowler Steven Finn to their squad for the…

Holder, Windies cop fines for slow over rate

REUTERS – West Indies captain Jason Holder’s week went from bad to worse on Sunday…

New Zealand's captain Brendon McCullum celebrates with team mate Tim Southee after he ran out Australia's Shaun Marsh for two runs during the second day of the third cricket test match at the Adelaide Oval, in South Australia

Hazlewood hammers New Zealand after review farce

ADELAIDE (Reuters) – Paceman Josh Hazlewood stepped up in the absence of injured spearhead Mitchell…

No positives for Amla as S. Africa’s batting woes continue

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – South Africa will focus on fixing their batting ahead of the…