Free Press Journal
  • Harmanpreet Kaur: Will try not to fall short of target in 2021 World Cup

    Mumbai: Star all-rounder Harmanpreet Kaur has assured the Indian fans that the team would continue to perform in the same way as they did in the recently concluded ICC Women’s World Cup and will win the prestigious quadrennial global tournament in 2021, slated to be held in New Zealand.

  • Biopic on Indian women’s cricket captain, Mithali Raj, in the offing

    Currently, everyone is talking about the Indians women’s cricket team and their wonderful performance in the recently-concluded ICC Women’s World Cup 2017. The brave hearts from India were defeated by the hosts England by just 9 runs in the final. It was this tournament that brought the Indian Women’s cricket team into the limelight. With their best ever performance in the grandest platform of women’s cricket, the women in blue have made

  • Rewind: India vs Sri Lanka, Galle Test 2008: When Sehwag lorded over Sri Lanka

    As Virat Kohli-led side began their first Test in the three-Test series against Sri Lanka in Galle, we take a look at the 2008 Test between the two teams on the same ground. It was the second match of that three-Test series. Of course, the wicket in Galle helped spinners. The test between India and Sri Lanka in 2008 was one of the toughest away tour that the Indians went to in

  • Live Scores, match updates, commentary: India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Day 1 at Galle

    India, the No 1 ranked side in Test cricket take on Sri Lanka at the Galle International Stadium in the first Test of the series. India over the last year played 13 Test matches on home soil will now return to Sri Lanka after two years, having last played in Sri Lanka in 2015 and winning the series 2-1. This is the first series for India under new head coach Ravi Shastri after the

  • Watch Video: Worcestershire’s Ross Whiteley does a Yuvraj, hits six sixes in an over in T20

    Worcestershire’s Ross Whiteley hit six sixes in an over on Sunday to join a select group who’ve performed the feat in senior cricket. Whiteley struck Yorkshire left-arm spinner Karl Carver for six sixes- a total of 36 runs during the 16th over of Worcestershire’s innings in an English Twenty20 match at Headingley. But despite his feat, Worcestershire could not cross the line and lost the match by 37 runs.

  • Mithali Raj ‘incredible ambassador’ for cricket: Sania Mirza

    New Delhi: Ace tennis player Sania Mirza recently lauded the Indian Women’s cricket team and its skipper Mithali Raj for their excellent performance in ICC Women’s World Cup. Terming Mithali an ‘incredible ambassador,’ the 30-year-old told ANI, “Mithali (Raj) has been performing amazingly for many years; she is an incredible ambassador for the game of cricket.”