Cricket

Kieron Pollard to lead West Indies in ODI and T20I series...

Kieron Pollard was named the captain of both ODIs and T20Is as West Indies announced their squads for the upcoming tour against Afghanistan to be played in Dehradun, India. Jason Holder, who found a place in all three squads, will continue to lead the Test side. The new-look…
Cricket

Abhijit Banerjee’s achievement much bigger: Sourav Ganguly |...

The Indian Cricket Board president-elect Sourav Ganguly on Tuesday said the achievement of Nobel prize winner and fellow Bangali Abhijit Banerjee was much bigger than his. ` “It’s (Nobel prize) a much bigger and terrific achievement. I have not met him (Banerjee) ever. I…
Cricket

Sourav Ganguly wants Virat Kohli to focus on winning ‘big...

BCCI president-in-waiting Sourav Ganguly’s first media conference on returning to his home town following his nomination had him facing more questions on the sport and the performance of the India cricket team than administrative issues, though the former India skipper…
Cricket

Despite BCCI’s concerns, ICC approves introduction of new...

A confrontation between cricket’s global governing body ICC and major powerhouse BCCI looks to be on the cards as the former decided to approve an additional tournament in the next rights cycle, despite reservations made by the latter. The decision, which was made by ICC…