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Yuvraj announces retirement from International Cricket; Thanks Sourav Ganguly-Sachin Tendulkar
End of an era
10.06.19 - TEAM PT

Yuvraj Singh has announced his retirement from international cricket. In a press conference held in Mumbai Yuvraj said, "After a 17-year-old long journey in international cricket, I have finally decided to move on.” he thanked Sourav Ganguly, his first international captain, for giving him the ...
  


Mark Waugh picks his top three Batsmen
ICC WORLD CUP 2019
25.05.19 - TEAM PT

Ahead of the World Cup, Australian great Mark Waugh on Friday picked Virat Kohli, Jos Buttler, and David Warner as his top three batsmen for the upcoming ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup.

And the 53-year-old had no doubts over his first pick, telling cricket.com.au: ‘Definitely Virat ...
  


IPL 12 to be held in India, to start in March
08.01.19 - TEAM PT

AFTER A LOT OF deliberation on conducting the Indian Premier League 2019 outside India due to the General Elections, the IPL Governing Council and Supreme Court appointed CoA has finally decided to conduct the tournament in India.
 
The tournament will start from Match 23. There were ...
  


Cricket and us: Who hasn’t sinned…?
SMITH, WARNER, BANCROFT
21.04.18 - HARCHAIN BAINS

NOW THAT THE dust has settled on how the game of cricket and the image of a great cricketing nation, Australia, were severely dented by the acts of the Aussie players during the Test series against South Africa, one can calmly look ahead –and back ...
  


India to lose hosting rights of ICC Champions Trophy 2021
ICC SEEKS ALTERNATE VENUES
10.02.18 - TEAM PT

Indian cricket fans' hopes of seeing the second biggest ICC event in the form of Champions Trophy seem to have taken a blow as the International Cricket Council has started looking for alternative venues as they look to take away the hosting rights from India. ...
  


Navjot Sidhu congratulates U-19 cricket team on 4th World cup triumph
CREDITS COACH RAHUL DRAVID & PLAYERS FOR GRAND VICTORY
03.02.18 - TEAM PT

Former Indian cricketer and Punjab Local Government, Cultural Affairs and Tourism Minister, Navjot Singh Sidhu congratulated the India U-19 cricket team for winning the U-19 World Cup for the 4th time. The Indian team beat Australia in the final today.

In a statement here today, the ...
  


Gutsy Vidarbha create history, beat Delhi to clinch maiden Ranji Trophy title
DEFEAT DELHI BY NINE WICKETS
01.01.18 - TEAM PT

Armed with a newfound self-belief and zest to go the extra mile, Vidarbha scripted a new chapter in the region's cricket history by winning their maiden Ranji Trophy, comfortably defeating Delhi by nine wickets in the final here today.
 
Vidarbha were set a target of 29 ...
  


It's official! Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli get married in Italy
11.12.17 - TEAM PT

After months of speculations and weeks of making headlines on a daily basis, Indian cricket team captain Virat Kohli tied the knot with Bollywood actress and long time girlfriend Anushka Sharma in Milan, Italy today.

The couple took to Twitter to confirm their ...
  


JP Duminy, South Africa all-rounder, announces retirement
After Long And Careful Deliberation
16.09.17 - TEAM PT

South African batsman Jean-Paul Duminy has announced his retirement from Tests and first-class cricket with immediate effect. The 33-year-old, who has been often criticized for not living up to his potential in the longest format, had debuted for South Africa’s Test team in 2008.

"I certainly ...
  


Suresh Raina escapes major accident while driving
Lucky Escape
12.09.17 - TEAM PT

Veteran Indian batsman Suresh Raina survived an accident scare after the tyre of a Range Rover he was travelling in, burst near Etawah on Tuesday. This was established by DSP Rajesh Kumar Singh who also confirmed that Raina was behind the wheels at the time ...
  


Yuvraj Singh shares shirtless photo, gets trolled by Rohit Sharma and Harbhajan Singh
26.08.17 - TEAM PT

While several reports suggested that a failed 'Yo-Yo' test led to Yuvraj Singh's absence from Team India's limited overs squad against the ongoing Series in Sri Lanka, but the flamboyant left-hander showed a glimpse of his fitness by posting bare-bodied picture on Instagram.
 
Yuvraj Singh knows ...
  


CoA seeks SC directive for removal of current BCCI office-bearers
16.08.17 - TEAM PT

The Supreme Court appointed Committee of Administrators has demanded that BCCI office-bearers CK Khanna, Amitabh Choudhary, Anirudh Chaudhary be removed from office for non compliance of the directives.
 
In its fifth status report submitted to the Supreme Court, the CoA cited the court's January 2 ruling ...
  


13-year-old bowler takes six wickets in an over
Perfect Over!
12.08.17 - TEAM PT

A 13-year-old schoolboy Luke Robinson etched his name in record books when he scalped six wickets in one over while playing for Philadelphia Cricket Club’s Under-13s. Luke during the course, cleaned up all the six batsmen and his father Stephen Robinson who was umpiring in ...
  


Rohit Sharma trolls Virat Kohli & Co after they meet The Great Khali
Shows Who's Boss
09.08.17 - team pt

Indian cricketer Rohit Sharma on Wednesday trolled his teammates after they met former World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) wrestler The Great Khali on August 7. 

The batsman uploaded a split picture of him holding the WWE Championship belt and his teammates meeting Khali and captioned it as, ...
  


Irfan Pathan now trolled for celebrating Raksha Bandhan, hits back at trollers
Game of Trolls
08.08.17 - team pt

Cricketer Irfan Pathan has been trolled again for celebrating Raksha Bandhan and wearing a rakhi on his wrist while clicking a photo. This incident comes days after he was trolled for sharing a picture of his wife, who was hiding her face but her nail ...
  


Kerala HC orders BCCI to lift lifetime ban on cricketer S Sreesanth
Back to feild?
07.08.17 - team pt

The Kerala High Court on Monday revoked the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) decision to impose a life ban on former Indian cricket team speedster S. Sreesanth. Last year a special court in Delhi had acquitted him in the 2013 Indian Premier ...
  


Sachin Tendulkar attends Rajya Sabha, gets mercilessly trolled on Twitter
‘Eid Ka Chand’
03.08.17 - team pt

Sachin Tendulkar resumed his innings in the Rajya Sabha after the former Indian cricketer was spotted attending a session in the Parliament on Thursday. Tendulkar, however, opted to stay mum on his return
 
Nominated celebrity MPs like Sachin Tendulkar and Rekha have often been called out for ...
  


Mohammad Kaif trolled on social media for committing ‘sin’ of playing chess
28.07.17 - team pt

In yet another case of a cricketer being harassed on social media, former India cricketer Mohammad Kaif has faced backlash for posting a picture which shows the 36-year-old playing chess with his son. 

Kaif, considered one of the finest fielders from India to have played the ...
  


SC issues notice to BCCI on e-auction of media rights
IPL media rights:
28.07.17 - team pt

The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice to the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy's plea to seek an e-auction of the media rights for the Indian Premier League (IPL) for more transparency.
 
Member of Parliament ...
  


BCCI adopts Lodha panel reforms barring five contentious reforms
26.07.17 - TEAM PT

The Special General Meeting (SGM) of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), which took place in Mumbai on Wednesday, is over with the board passing a resolution in which it decided to adopt the Lodha reforms barring five particular points.
 
"The BCCI has ...
  



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