Free Press Journal
  • Nair to lead Board President’s XI

    New Delhi : Batsman Karun Nair was on Friday named captain of the Board President’s XI for the touring West Indies’ warm-up game, starting September 29. The two-day game will be held in Vadodara.

  • Happy Birthday Chris Gayle: Virender Sehwag wishes West Indian batsman on Twitter

    Former Indian batsman Virender Sehwag has sent his birthday wishes to West Indies batsman Chris Gayle. Gayle is celebrating his 39th birthday today. Chris Gayle and Virender Sehwag are good friends. Virender Sehwag took to Twitter to send his birthday wish to his West Indian friend. Sehwag post read as, “Happy Birthday @henrygayle. May you keep hitting them where the bat is pointing. A man with a big heart, wish you a great

  • Will prepare myself for keeping on turners: Rishabh Pant

    New Delhi : Brimming with confidence after his maiden Test hundred in England, young Rishabh Pant is now aiming to fine-tune his wicket-keeping skills at the NCA ahead of the two-Test series against the West Indies, starting October 4.

  • Rahul, Pant’s gutsy effort in vain

  • India vs England: Alastair Cook to retire after 5th Test

    Dubai: England’s Test opener and leading run-scorer Alastair Cook on Monday announced that he will retire from international cricket after the fifth Test against India. “After much thought and deliberation over the last few months I have decided to announce my retirement from international cricket at the end of this Test series against India,” Cook was quoted as saying by the International Cricket Council (ICC). “Although it is a sad day, I can do

  • Veteran pacer Jhulan Goswami retires from T20 Internationals

    New Delhi/Kolkata : Veteran Indian women’s team pacer Jhulan Goswami on Thursday announced her retirement from T20 Internationals, effectively ruling her out for the ICC World T20 in West Indies in November.

  • Bangladesh seal T20 series with 19-run win vs Windies

    Lauderhill (US) : Bangladesh withstood a withering assault from Andre Russell to complete a series-clinching 19-run victory on the DLS Method over the West Indies in the rain-affected deciding final fixture of their three-match T20 International Series.

  • West Indies vs Bangladesh 1st T20I at Warner Park LIVE streaming: When and where to watch in India

    Bangladesh will face West Indies at the 1st T20 International (T20I) match on 1st August at Warner Park, Basseterre. The match starts at 5:30 am (IST). West Indies have an excellent head to head record against Bangladesh in T20I cricket, they have played 6 matches against each other, where West indies have won 3 times, and Bangladesh have won 2, while one game ended-up without any result.

  • Adil Rashid recalled to England squad for opening Test vs India

    London : In-form leg-spinner Adil Rashid was on Thursday recalled to the 13-man England squad for the opening Test against India despite his stated intent of concentrating on white ball cricket in February.

  • Leg-spinner Chahal named in India ‘A’ against South Africa 

    New Delhi : With an aim to prepare Yuzvendra Chahal for the Test format, the selectors today named the leg-spinner in the India ‘A’ team for the two four-day matches against South Africa ‘A’, starting August 4. The selection committee meeting was held in Kolkata.

  • Men in Blue look to wrap up early series win

    Cardiff : A dominant opening win has set the tone and India would look to ensure that a spin-wary England remains on the back-foot when the two sides clash in the second T20 International, here on Friday.

  • Sri Lanka beat West Indies to draw Test series

    Bridgetown: Kusal Perera battled through the considerable discomfort of a painful chest injury in partnership with namesake Dilruwan Perera to guide Sri Lanka to an historic series-levelling four-wicket victory over the West Indies in the third and final Test at Kensington Oval. Set a target of 144 and resuming on the fourth day at the overnight position of 81 for five, Sri Lanka reached their goal for the loss of one additional wicket

  • Women’s World T20: India to play NZ in opener

    Dubai : India will begin their campaign against New Zealand in the ICC Women’s World T20, to be held in the West Indies from November 9 to 24. India, who are yet to win the tournament in five attempts, face Pakistan in their second game on November 11.