India cricket board chief ordered to resign

India cricket board chief ordered to resign

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Anurag Thakur is also an influential politician India’s Supreme Court has ordered the country’s cricket board chief to resign for failing to implement reforms. The court on Monday told Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president Anurag Thakur to quit. It had recommended sweeping changes in the […]

Police foil Melbourne 'terror attack'

Police foil Melbourne 'terror attack'

Image copyright AP Image caption Police in Melbourne say they believe a terror attack was planned for Christmas Day Australian police have foiled a major terror attack in Melbourne on Christmas Day, officials say. Three men detained in early morning raids on Friday are facing terror charges. Three other people were held but later released. […]

Trevor Bayliss: England coach says his side have good times ahead

Trevor Bayliss: England coach says his side have good times ahead

Bayliss recently described speculation over captain Alastair Cook’s future as “a pain in the backside” England coach Trevor Bayliss says his side have “good times ahead”, despite their series defeat in India. England, who have lost five of their past seven Tests, are 3-0 down and face a battle to avoid defeat in the fifth […]

Nair's triple century batters England in final Test

Nair's triple century batters England in final Test

Karun Nair had made only 17 runs in his two previous Tests Fifth Test, Chennai (day four): England 477 & 12-0 India 759-7 dec: Nair 303*, Rahul 199 England are 270 runs behind Scorecard Karun Nair struck a triple century to send India to their highest Test score of 759-7 declared and the highest amassed […]

India v England: KL Rahul makes 199 on day three in Chennai

India v England: KL Rahul makes 199 on day three in Chennai

KL Rahul made the second-highest score by an India opener against England Fifth Test, Chennai (day three): England 477: Moeen 146, Root 88 India 391-4: Rahul 199, Nair 71* India are 86 runs behind Scorecard India’s KL Rahul struck a brilliant 199 to make England toil on day three of the fifth and final Test. […]