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Ravindra Jadeja named India’s ‘most valuable player’ of 21st Century

India all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja was named as the country’s ‘Most Valuable Player’ (MVP) of the 21st century by Wisden. Jadeja’s contribution to his team has been noteworthy with the ball, bat, and while fielding. Wisden used CricViz, a detailed analysis tool in cricket to analyse his performance. Jadeja’s MVP rating was an astounding 97.3, second only to Sri Lanka’s Muttiah Muralitharan and thus making him the second most valuable Test player of the 21st century. “It might come as a surprise to see Ravindra Jadeja, India’s spin-bowling........

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PSL 2020 knockouts postponed amid Coronavirus outbreak

The Pakistan Super League (PSL) has become cricket's latest casualty as the dreaded COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) continues to worsen across several countries. Having played several of the last leg league games at the National Stadium in Karachi, in a closed stadium, the PSL organisers took the call to postpone the final stages of the tournament (the two semi-finals which were scheduled to be held on March 17 and the fi........

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Cricket Australia likely to review IPL 2020 contracts in wake of Covid-19 outbreak

Australian cricketers may have to forego their lucrative IPL contracts in the wake of fast-spreading novel coronavirus, the local media reported on Tuesday. The IPL has been postponed till April 15 with India reporting more than 120 positive cases and three deaths. Cricket Australia has not directed the players officially with its chief executive Kevin Roberts on Tuesday saying that players were individually contracted to their IPL teams and can make up their own minds to compet........

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Ace Indian Athlete Dutee Chand Wants To Sell Car To Meet Training Expenses For Tokyo Olympics

As coronavirus pandemic continues to effect the sports landscape across the country, ace Indian athlete Dutee Chand is facing a shortage of funds due to the postponement of the Tokyo Olympics. The global event takes place in 2021 and due to lack of finances, she is planning to sell her car to meet the expense of her training. The player has spent all her allotted money given by the state government and sponsors for training as the scheduled Olympics has........

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Face Masks, Tents, No Podium Finish Among Features as Formula One Gears Up for New Season

The opening races of the season will, for the first time, be held behind closed doors with no fans, sponsors, VIPs or guests and limits on the number of people allowed in. Teams can have no more than 80 staff each (compared with the usual 130), with an operational core of 60. The atmosphere will be very different — the average three-day attendance at a Formula One weekend is around 150,000. Anyone travelling to Austria must first test negative for COVID-19 and then undergo tests every five days, and immediately if they show symptoms. There w........

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Rijiju on IPL 2020: 'Fate of T20 League Can be Decided After April 15'

With clouds of uncertainty hovering over the 13th edition of the Indian Premier League, the Sports Ministry has made it clear that the fate of one of the most followed T20 cricket league’s in the world can be decided only after the government comes out with a fresh advisory after April 15. Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju issued the statement keeping in mind the situation with regards to the coronavirus outbreak sweeping all across the globe.........

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IPL: Schedule, Match Prediction, Live Scores, Updates

Catch IPL News, Teams, Schedule, Match Predictions, Live Scores, Point Table and Latest Updates. Get minute-to-minute Live updates of Indian Premier League.........

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Before Coronavirus Cricket Got Interrupted In Two Occasions

Before Coronavirus cricket got interrupted in two occasions. This is the 3rd time since 1877 when the cricket has been called-off........

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Top 10 Things to you know about IPL Auction Players

In this article, the 10 things to know about IPL auction, the most amazing things you should know. Top 10 Things to you know about IPL........

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Top 10 Interesting facts about IPL 2020 : Indian Premier League

Top 10 Interesting facts about IPL 2020: In India, we consider cricket as a religion. Everybody here is crazy for cricket and today we will discuss some interesting facts related to IPL........

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12 Players Highest sold in IPL 2020 Auction - Vivo IPL 2020

12 Players Highest Sold in IPL 2020: All the matches of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 have been passionately observed by all the franchisees of IPL.........

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IPL 2020 -10 Players Expected Price In IPL 2020 Auction

All the matches of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 have been passionately observed by all the franchisees of IPL because they tried to find out the best players to be played in their team for IPL 2020.........

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India vs Australia: Steve Smith & Aaron Finch Tons Take Hosts to 66-run Win in First ODI

Tons from Steve Smith and Aaron Finch followed by a good show with the ball from Adam Zampa and Josh Hazlewood saw Australia beat India in the first one-day international at the Sydney Cricket Ground on Friday. Set 375 to win, India could manage only 308-8 in response as the target proved too big a hill to climb even on a Sydney pitch that offered little to the bowlers.........

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IND vs AUS: T Natarajan added to ODI squad, Rohit Sharma in rehab and Ishant Sharma ruled out of Test series

The Board of Cricket Control (BCCI), on November 26, released an update on the individual developments of Rohit Sharma and Ishant Sharma ahead of the start of India’s tour of Australia. Veteran pacer Ishant Sharma, who has fully recovered from his injury, will miss the Border-Gavaskar Trophy as he won’t be Test-match ready in time. Meanwhile, Rohit Sharma is in rehabilitation at the National Cricket Academy (NCA) and will be assessed on December 11, after which a final call will be ta........

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Maradona's refusal to cut football-shaped cake told me about his love for game: IM Vijayan

Diego Maradona's love affair with a football has no parallels. If Gary Lineker, an English great in his own right, felt the bond between the two, India's IM Vijayan saw it, standing right next to the Argentine icon. One and a half decades of international football, with plenty of success, almost paled in comparison to the few minutes Vijayan got to spend with Maradona. That is Diego Maradona, that is his impact, said the scorer of one of the fastes........

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Diego Maradona dead: Argentinian football legend passes away aged 60

Maradona, 60, was recovering at home following brain surgery in Buenos Aires, where he was treated for ablood clot on the brain earlier this month. Last Friday, Maradona was sedated by medics after the former footballer suffered issues related to alcohol dependency following his surgery, with doctors describing the legend as suffering from a "mix" of serious issues, including cardiovascular and liver iss........

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New Zealand Cricket director Greg Barclay elected chairman of International Cricket Council

New Zealand lawyer Greg Barclay, who is also the country's cricket board director has been appointed the new chairman of the International Cricket Council, the world governing body announced on Wednesday. Barclay, who has served as New Zealand Cricket director since 2012, will replace interim chairman Imran Khwaja who himself had stepped in to temporarily succeed India's Shashank Manohar after his sec........

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India vs Australia: Rohit Sharma, Ishant Sharma Could Miss Entire Australia Test Series - Report

Ahead of the Indian cricket team's series against Australia getting underway, there have been plenty of question marks over the availability of senior players Rohit Sharma and Ishant Sharma. Both sustained injuries during the recently-concluded IPL 2020 and although Rohit went on to lead Mumbai Indians to a fifth IPL title, Ishant has not played any competitive cricket since being withdrawn from the Delhi Capitals side. Now, it seems unlikely that the pair will be taking any part in the tour. ........

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IPL 2020 Sets Massive Viewership Record With 31.57 Million Average Impressions

Thee recently concluded Indian Premier League turned out to be a massive hit both on and off the field. The 2020 edition of the IPL was held in UAE due to coronavirus outbreak in India as the tournament was played under closed doors but it didn’t stop players to shatter several records with both bat and ball. Meanwhile, off the field IPL 2020 set a massive viewership record with an overall consumption increase of 23 per cent from last season. The cash-rich league was broadcasted on Star Sports Network and its television viewership reached an outstanding 31.57 million average impressio........

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Ex-BCCI President Anurag Thakur Bats for Legalising Betting in India, Says Will Help Curb Match-fixing

Minister of State for Finance Anurag Thakur on Thursday said legalising betting and getting it into the formal economy will help contain unholy and corrupt” practices like match-fixing besides giving tax revenues. He made the remarks at an event hosted by ICICI Securities, responding to a suggestion by the Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister’s (EACPM) part-time member and mutual fund industry ........

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