Even with such large incomes, cricketers trail a long way in comparison to other sport personalities
According to the updated ICC ODI rankings, by virtue of South Africa's 104-run win over Bangladesh in the second ODI in Paarl, the Proteas jumped to the top spot, leapfrogging India.
In a major setback for the fast bowler, the Kerala High Court on Tuesday decided to restore the life ban imposed on the bowler by the Indian cricket board.
The verdict is a setback to Sreesanth's hopes of playing for Kerala in the Ranji Trophy.
The third-highest wicket taker in Test cricket had earlier this year resigned as India's head coach following an impressive stint.
Enforcement Directorate (ED) officials said the raids were conducted at nine locations in Delhi, Mumbai, Gujarat and Lucknow.
Updates of the series decider between India and Australia being played at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad.
A test championship has long been mooted as a means to make the longest form of the game more relevant for fans who have increasingly turned towards limited-overs matches.
The top cop said that anti-sabotage checks with the help of eight Bomb Disposal teams would continue round-the-clock until the match is over.
Nehra had been picked for the ongoing three-match Twenty20 International series against Australia but had not played the first two T20Is.
Failure to meet the mandatory fitness requirements would result in the player being omitted in favour of a fitter player, the BCCI has said.
Luckily, no player got injured as the nearest seat to the window pane remained unoccupied but raised a question mark on Assam Cricket Association and state police's security arrangement for the match at the new constructed stadium in Barsapara.
Updates from the 2nd Twenty20 International happening at the Barsapara Stadium in Guwahati.
Steps had been initiated for creating indoor facilities in Meghalaya and Nagaland and also procurement of necessary cricket equipments for starting school tournaments in Sikkim.
The sport's governing body has argued for years that a Test championship is needed to boost the five-day format's popularity as crowds and television viewers flock to the big- hitting Twenty20 version of the game.
Live scorecard updates.
This is the liveblog of the first fixture in India's 3-match T20 International series against Australia. Stay tuned for updates.
Australia will take on India in first of the three Twenty20 internationals at MS Dhoni's home turf on Saturday.
Sethi said that under the MoU, the six bilateral series were to be played between 2015 and 2023 with Pakistan hosting home series at the start
Having clinched the five-match ODI series 3-0 already, India would be hoping to win the 'dead rubber.
The major changes pertain to the size of bats used by cricketers, powers of umpires when dealing with incidences of misconduct by players, and the decision review system (DRS).
The significant changes also include a restriction on the dimensions of the bat, and changes to the Decision Review System. However, the ongoing India-Australia limited-overs series will continue to be played as per the old rules.
India will take on Australia in the third one-day International at Holkar Stadium in Indore on Sunday. India have a 2-0 lead in the five match series and another victory will give them a prized victory against the formidable Aussies
Updates from Eden Gardens in Kolkata as India look to consolidate their 1-0 lead against the visiting Australians.
India are fielding an unchanged side from the last game in Chennai which they won by 26 runs while Australia have made two changes to their side.