Rajasthan Royals

England cricket star Ben Stokes found not guilty of affray by jury

ENGLAND cricket player Ben Stokes has been found not guilty for his role in a street fight.<p>Stokes was on trial for knocking out two men in the …

Sport (Australia)

Ben Stokes, his salary, net worth, cricket career, wife and controversial moments from Bristol attack to mocking videos

He's been described as the natural successor to Ian Botham - a fearsome England all rounder destructive with the bat and accurate with the ball.<p>But …


Firestarter Stokes has long walked a line between brilliant and bolshy | Ali Martin

“The Hit Man. Don’t mess with Ben Stokes – he’s fast and furious”. So trumpeted the front page of the Times magazine on Saturday 23 September less than 48 hours before his early-hours arrest in Bristol city centre following a street brawl. The tonally prescient interview with the England cricketer …

West Indies

NZ-born England all-rounder Ben Stokes found not guilty in affray trial

England cricket player Ben Stokes was found not guilty today after saying during his trial he was acting in self-defence when he knocked out two men …

Sport (New Zealand)

Waris: Dre Russ, One Man Army Dealing in Astonishing Heroics

| Updated: August 13, 2018, 6:29 PM IST<p>Andre Russell. (Reuters)<p>Loading...<p>The nonchalant walk hardly gives it away. While batsmen traditionally get …

India News

Ward drops the mic!

England Test captain Joe Root's desire to prove himself as a top-level T20 cricketer is set to see him squeeze in a brief spell in the Big Bash in …

Sport (UK)

Supreme Court approves new BCCI constitution, with a couple of key tweaks

The Supreme Court of India has approved the new constitution of the BCCI that was drawn up by the CoA based on the Lodha Committee's recommendations …

Constitutional Law

Cricket’s back with BCCI after two-year drama. What was the point, Your Lordships?

<b>After two pointless and costly years, where no one but lawyers benefitted, the Supreme Court has reversed some Lodha panel reforms.</b><p>When do you know …


Mumbai Indians continue to be most valuable franchise, IPL value up by 19% to $6.3 billion: Report

The Mumbai Indians, with a brand value of $ 113 million, continue to top the charts for the third season in a row.<p>Mumbai Indians may have failed to …


Ben Stokes trial: England cricketer mocked gay men before alleged assault, court hears

Ben Stokes knocked two men unconscious in a street brawl after flicking a cigarette butt at gay men he mocked outside a nightclub, the prosecution …


Afghanistan spinner Zahir Khan joins Lancashire

Lancashire have signed Afghanistan left-arm wristspinner Zahir Khan for the remainder of the season.<p>Zahir, 19, has an impressive record with both red …

Indian Premier League

Bristol nightclub incident

Professional cricketer Ben Stokes was recently charged with affray after a reported September 2017 brawl at a Bristol nightclub.<p>Stokes and two others …

Ben Stokes

10 famous players you didn't know were once a part of Mumbai Indians

MI devotees would know that Robin Uthappa, Manish Pandey, Alex Hales, Herschelle Gibbs were once a part of this bay city franchise

Indian Premier League

‘You are Jai, and me Veeru’: Vinod Kambli to Sachin Tendulkar on Friendship Day

In a tweet, former India cricketer Vinod Kambli compared him and Sachin to 'Jai' and 'Veeru' from the iconic Bollywood film, Sholay.<p>By: |<p>Celebrating …


Rudi Second pushes his case forward for South Africa call-up

India A's quicks Navdeep Saini and Mohammed Siraj were zipping the new ball off the seam and kept threatening both the edges to leave South Africa A …

South Africa

Jos Buttler - ‘the confident bubbly pupil’

Phil Lewis, Buttler's first team coach at King’s College in Taunton, recalls the destructive wicketkeeper-batsman’s early days.

Sports (India)

Rajasthan Royals' IPL hero Krishnappa Gowtham ready to wait for India opportunity

Sportskeeda caught up with the Karnataka all-rounder after his tour of England with the India A side.


5 great Indian Test performances in England

Adil Rashid's subsequent call-up for national duty has not gone down well with his county side.<p>While premier spinner Ravichandran Ashwin looks a …

Sports (India)

Pujara, Vijay, Ashwin: What Have the Test Specialists Been Up To?

After registering a win in the T20 series and losing the ODI series, India are set to play a five-match Test series against England from 1 August. …


Why Buttler can't stop gushing about IPL

Rajasthan Royals' spin-bowling coach Sairaj Bahutule says the England wicketkeeper-batsman is richer for the Indian T20 league experience, having …

Sports (India)

India vs England: Jos Buttler credits Shane Warne, IPL; Stuart Broad hails Virat Kohli’s hunger | cricket

Jos Buttler has been England’s player of the season for his easing into the Test team and the wicketkeeper-batsman has acknowledged that his stint in …

Virat Kohli

Buttler looks to draw inspiration from Kohli

England wicketkeeper-batsman Jos Buttler is hoping to draw inspiration from Virat Kohli and use the Indian Premier League (IPL) experience to earn …

Virat Kohli

India vs England: Stuart Broad Gets Jos Buttler Talking Cricket Over a Round of Golf

| Updated: July 29, 2018, 5:58 PM IST<p>Image: AFP<p>Loading...<p>English fast bowler Stuart Broad was seen in a different avatar along with …

India News

'It was Shane Warne who told me I was good enough... he made me feel 10ft tall': Jos Buttler tells Stuart Broad the secrets of his revitalised Test career

Two of England’s finest cricketers Stuart Broad and Jos Buttler enjoyed a round of golf at The Belfry last week and afterwards The Mail on Sunday …

Sport (UK)

Jos Buttler believes IPL experience will help him in Tests against India

With all the arguments about the recall of Adil Rashid, Jos Buttler’s presence in the Test team slips under the radar. After two satisfactory matches against Pakistan his inclusion is no longer a topic of debate despite the fact that he has barely played any red-ball cricket either.<p>Increasingly, …

Jos Buttler

IPL friendships will count for nothing in Test battle - Jos Buttler

While there is now more familiarity off the field, Buttler expects the rivalry to be as competitive as ever once the first Test begins.


5 All-rounders tried before Hardik Pandya

5 all-rounders who could not make an impact on International stage

Indian Cricket

Steve Smith to play for Barbados Tridents in Caribbean Premier League | cricket

Steve Smith, former Australia captain, will next be seen in action in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) next month after he was announced as a …

Steve Smith

T10 League adds McCullum, Narine, Rashid, Watson for second edition

The mini-draft of the ICC recognised T10 league saw the teams pick up some big-name players ahead of the second edition.

Sports (India)

Canes 'concerned' over Mills return

The Hobart Hurricanes are anxiously waiting for fast bowler Tymal Mills to prove his fitness, with the organisation "concerned" about his ability to …

Pakistan Super League