Sri Lanka's cricketers pay tribute after Sachin Tendulkar's retirement announcement

Colombo, Oct 11 (ANI): Sri Lanka's cricket players on Friday paid tribute to Sachin Tendulkar, the world's most prolific international run-scorer, after he announced his retirement. Tendulkar said on Thursday (October 10) that he was retiring from all forms of cricket after playing his 200th test match against West Indies next month. Sri Lankan Cricketer Kumar Sangakkara said it was the end of an amazing career. Former Sri Lankan opening bowler and the current bowling coach of the national team, Chaminda Vaas said Tendulkar was a tough opponent. Oct 11, 2013

Tribute pours in for Sachin Tendulkar by Bollywood

Mumbai, Oct 11 (ANI): As the cricket legend, Sachin Tendulkar announced that he would be retiring from international cricket after playing his 200th Test against the West Indies; Bollywood actors said that Sachin Tendulkar can never retire in anybody’s eyes and he is a legend. Earlier Sachin Tendulkar had announced that he would be retiring from international cricket after playing his 200th Test against the West Indies. Oct 11, 2013

Sachin has made every Indian proud: Jitendra Singh

New Delhi, Oct 11 (ANI): Union Sports Minister Jitendra Singh on Thursday said that the Batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar has been an inspiration for the youth, and added that he has made every Indian proud. Earlier Sachin Tendulkar had announced that he would be retiring from international cricket after playing his 200th Test against the West Indies. Oct 11, 2013

I will miss him: Harbhajan Singh on Sachin's retirement

Kochi, Oct 10 (ANI): Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday announced his decision to retire from Test cricket after playing his landmark 200th match against the West Indies next month. Reacting over Sachin’s announcement, cricketer Harbhajan Singh said that it is a very sad moment and he is going to miss Sachin on field. He also said that Sachin's last match will be an emotional moment for everyone. Oct 10, 2013

Sachin Tendulkar announces retirement after 200th Test

New Delhi, Oct 10 (ANI): Sachin Tendulkar announced his retirement from international cricket after playing his 200th Test in the home series against the West Indies next month. 40-year-old Tendulkar, who has not been in the best of form in recent times, has informed the BCCI about his decision to quit Test cricket after a glorious career spanning 24 years. Tendulkar contacted the BCCI President N Srinivasan on Thursday and requested the board to release a few statement sent by him to the Media on his behalf. Oct 10, 2013

T20 Match Preview: India vs Australia Live Streaming Information

India and Australia will play a Twenty20 match on Thursday ahead of the seven-match One-Day International (ODI) bilateral series to be played in India. The match will be telecast live on Star Sports, ESPN and Star Cricket channels and it will also be live streamed online. Oct 10, 2013

Jwala Gutta's coach defends her, says BAI's allegations baseless

Hyderabad, Oct 6 (ANI): After the Disciplinary Committee of the Badminton Association of India (BAI) suggested lifetime ban on ace woman shuttler Jwala Gutta, her coach SM Arif has defended the player and said that she has simply followed her sponsors' instructions. Arif further said that he would advice her not to apologize; instead go to the court of law as the allegations put by them are baseless. Oct 6, 2013

Badminton Association of India proposes life ban on ace shuttler Jwala Gutta

Lucknow/Bangalore/Hyderabad, Oct 06 (ANI): The Disciplinary Committee of the Badminton Association of India (BAI) suggested lifetime ban on ace woman shuttlecock player Jwala Gutta. The BAI cited a ruckus during the recent Indian Badminton league match as the reason for this proposed ban. Recently during a match in the Indian Badminton League (IBL) on August 25, Gutta had delayed the match which was being witnessed live across the world. However, President of BAI, Akhilesh Das Gupta said that if Gutta gave an unconditional apology the matter could be reconsidered, but at the moment the ban had only been recommended and not enforced. Oct 6, 2013

CLT20 Semi-Finals Match Schedule, Time Table and Results: Daily Update

The Champions League T20 2013 (CLT20), which began on 17 September with the qualifiers, has come to the most exciting part of the tournament with the semi-finals set to begin on Friday, 3 October. Here is match schedule, time table and match results of the semi-finals. Oct 3, 2013

Yuvraj Singh cheers return to national team after ailment

Kolkata, Oct 02 (ANI): India's explosive batsman, Yuvraj Singh, who had recovered from Cancer, welcomed his comeback into the 15-member national squad against team Australia after a lull of about 10 months at the international cricket pitch. Yuvraj had made it into the national team on September 30 for the lone T20 match and first three one-dayers against Australia, starting on October 10 at home. Speaking on his comeback, Yuvraj said that he proved his worth at the List A matches and a return would certainly add a difference to his life. Oct 2, 2013

Yuvraj Singh makes comeback for Australia series

New Delhi, Sept 30 (ANI): Stylish left handed batsman, Yuvraj Singh is all set to return to the 15-member Indian squad for the only T20 and the first three ODIs of the seven-match series against Australia to begin in a few weeks. However, there was no place for seniors Virender Sehwag, Gautam Gambhir, Zaheer Khan and Harbhajan Singh in the squad to be lead by MS Dhoni. Yuvraj last played an ODI for India on January 27 against England at Dharamsala and was dropped subsequently due to poor form and lack of fitness. Sep 30, 2013

Lalit Modi banned for life by BCCI

New Delhi, Sep 25 (ANI): The BCCI in its Special General Meeting in Chennai slapped the former IPL commissioner Lalit Modi with a lifetime ban, barring him from holding any position in Indian cricket. Modi was found guilty on eight charges of "indiscipline and misconduct". Earlier in the day, the Supreme Court had dismissed Modi's plea for stay on the BCCI meet. A bench headed by Justice G S Singhvi, before whom the matter was mentioned for urgent hearing, dismissed Modi's plea. Modi had approached the apex court challenging the order of the Delhi high court which had on Tuesday allowed the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) to hold the meeting. Sep 25, 2013

NZ fail to seize Americas Cup from Oracle Team USA

Nervous Kiwis question whether Emirates Team New Zealand is choking after they again failed to secure the single victory needed to seize the America's Cup from Oracle Team USA. Duration: 01:27 Sep 24, 2013