Head-to-head record between Chennai Super Kings and Gujarat Titans ahead of IPL 2024 match 7

Both Chennai Super Kings (CSK) and Gujarat Titans (GT) have won their respective season openers by defeating Royal Challengers Bengaluru (RCB) and Mumbai Indians (MI). The game will be a rematch of the IPL 2023 final where CSK got the better of GT in a last-over thriller. Both teams are coming into this contest on the back of wins in their respective season openers. While Chennai defeated Royal Challengers Bengaluru (RCB) in the curtain raiser of the season, the IPL 2022 winners beat Mumbai Indians by six runs in a…

Ee Sala Cup Namdu’: Chris Gayle and other cricket legends pour wishes to RCB on historic WPL triumph

Royal Challengers Bangalore have lifted their maiden franchise title in the Women’s Premier League. The wait of 16 years ended when Smriti Mandhana’s women defeated Meg Lanning-led Delhi Capitals in the final of the WPL 2024 at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi. Mandhana’s team will etch down into the history books as they are the first RCB side to give their fans the much-needed joy and loyalty of support for 16 long years. Cricket legends congratulated the team for their 8-wicket win and took to social media to send…

Para Archer and Arjuna Awardee, Ms. Sheetal Devi, will be ECI National PwD Icon

In a first of its kind initiative, the Election Commission of India (ECI) in association with the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) organised an Exhibition Cricket Match between the Indian Deaf Cricket Association (IDCA) Team and the Delhi & District Cricket Association (DDCA) team to foster voter education and inclusivity. The match was held on March 16, 2024 at Karnail Singh Stadium in New Delhi. On the occasion, Ms. Sheetal Devi, a distinguished Para-archer, and Arjuna Awardee, was announced as the National Icon in the PwD category.…

Ashwin Overtakes Bumrah at Summit of ICC Test Rankings; Rohit Climbs to 6th Among Batsmen

Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin surged to the top of the ICC Test bowlers’ rankings, propelled by a stellar performance in his 100th Test match. Meanwhile, his compatriot and captain, Rohit Sharma, ascended to sixth place among the world’s top batsmen, marking a remarkable comeback in the latest ICC rankings. Ashwin’s masterclass was evident throughout the intense battle against England in Dharamsala. He claimed four crucial wickets in the first innings and an extraordinary 36th five-wicket haul in the second innings, leading India to a resounding victory in the fifth and…

Khelo India Rising Talent Identification will take sports to the doorstep of aspiring champions: Anurag Singh Thakur

Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports, Shri Anurag Singh Thakur inaugurated the unique Khelo India Rising Talent Identification (KIRTI) programme amidst much enthusiasm at the Sector 7 sports complex, in Chandigarh, on Tuesday. Aimed at school children between nine and 18 years, the nation-wide scheme will have two main objectives: to hunt talent from every nook and corner of the country and to use sports as a tool to curb addiction towards drugs and other gadgetry distractions. On a bright and sunny day, Shri Thakur emphasized that KIRTI was…

BCCI Unveils ‘Test Cricket Incentive Scheme’ to Boost Red-Ball Cricket

Financial Reward for Test Regulars Lucrative Bonus Structure Reaffirmation of Commitment to Red-Ball Cricket Emphasis on Domestic Cricket A Step Towards Sustaining Test Cricket’s Legacy In a bid to fortify Test cricket and incentivize players for their commitment to the longest format of the game, BCCI Secretary Jay Shah has introduced the ‘Test Cricket Incentive Scheme’. Under this scheme, stalwarts like Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, and other Test regulars stand to earn substantial bonuses, aiming to elevate the prestige and importance of Test matches in the cricketing landscape. The newly introduced…

IND Vs ENG, 5th Test Day 2, Live Updates: India Into The Lead Against England After Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill’s Counter-Attack In Dharamsala

Hello and welcome to our live coverage of Day 2 of the fifth and final Test between India and England in Dharamsala. The opening day belonged to the hosts, which has put them in command of proceedings ahead of the second morning. Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill are at the crease, with the deficit 83 runs and nine wickets still intact. Can these two make the English bowlers toil and press home the advantage? Or will James Anderson or the young spin duo of Tom Hartley and Shoaib Bashir do…

Hockey India Refutes Allegations of Internal Discord: Calls for Unity and Support

Elena Norman claimed that two groups existed within Hockey India. Janneke Schopman addressed unequal treatment by HI administrators. Hockey India dismissed both allegations. In response to recent claims of internal divisions within the organization made by former officials Janneke Schopman and Elena Norman, Hockey India (HI) has vehemently denied these allegations, emphasizing its commitment to unity and the welfare of Indian hockey. The governing body released a joint statement by HI President Dilip Tirkey and Secretary General Bhola Nath Singh, asserting that the accusations are unfounded. Addressing the allegations, HI…

Harmanpreet Kaur-led India to tour Bangladesh for T20I series in April-May

Bangladesh are slated to host the Indian women’s cricket team for a five-match T20I series at home starting April 28 as part of their preparation ahead of the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2024 to be played in October. As per a report in Cricbuzz, the Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) has prepared the itinerary for the series, according to which all five games will be contested at the Sylhet International Cricket Stadium. Bangladesh will host India after a limited-overs-international series against Australia at home. Australia are slated to tour the…

IND vs ENG 4th Test Day 4 Live Score: Gill and Jadeja resume post lunch session as India aim to win series

India are on the cusp of scripting history as they find themselves just a few runs away from winning the fourth Test and the series at the JSCA International Stadium Complex in Ranchi. If India win the series, they will get a healthy lead over Australia in the ICC World Test Championship (2023-25 cycle) Points Table. The weather on day four in Ranchi looks more promising compared to day three and hence the chances of the rain gods playing spoilsport are very low. This could possible be the last session…