Ravindra Jadeja ruled out of remaining T20Is against Australia
Indian cricket team suffered a major blow as the in-form player Ravindra Jadeja has been ruled out of the remaining two matches of the three-match T20I series against Australia. Jadeja sustained a concussion after being hit on the left side of his forehead in the final over of the first innings of the first T20I against Australia in Canberra on Friday.
Physio not coming out after Jadeja getting hit is breach of protocol, feels Manjrekar
Indian physio Nitin Patel's absence on the field of play just after Ravindra Jadeja got hit on the head by a Mitchell Starc bouncer in the final over of the innings is a "breach" of concussion protocol, feels former India batsman-turned-commentator Sanjay Manjrekar.
Was Chahal a "like-for-like" concussion substitute for Jadeja, questions Henriques
Australia all-rounder Moises Henriques on Friday questioned whether Yuzvendra Chahal can be called a "like for like" concussion substitute for Ravindra Jadeja after the leg-spinner spun his web to take India to aa 11-run victory in the first T20 international on Friday.
'Jadeja complained of dizziness after returning to dressing room'
"He got hit on the helmet in the last over (off Mitchell Starc) and when he came back to the dressing room, he was asked by the physio (Nitin Patel) how he felt. He (Jadeja) said that he was feeling a little dizzy," Samson told mediapersons during the post-match virtual media conference.
Got to know 15 minutes before second innings to replace Jadeja: Chahal
India spinner Yuzvendra Chahal, who replaced all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja as concussion substitute in the first T20I against Australia, said he was informed 10-15 minutes before the second innings that he will play the rest of the game.
Had no plans of having Chahal in the game, says Virat Kohli
India captain Virat Kohli was quite pleased that the concussion substitute rule worked out well for his side even though there were no plans to play Yuzvendra Chahal, who proved to be a match-winner after replacing Ravindra Jadeja in the first T20I against Australia.
ISL: Fowler plots East Bengal revival against NorthEast United
SC East Bengal will look to register their first win of the season when they take on NorthEast United FC in the Indian Super League on Saturday. Coach Robbie Fowler's side is yet to score in the league and has conceded five goals in its opening two fixtures. The team lost to ATK Mohun Bagan and Mumbai City FC and is languishing at the bottom of the points table.
F1: Romain Grosjean's 28 second struggle to stay alive, in his own words
Formula One driver Romain Grosjean relived Sunday's horrific Bahrain Grand Prix crash, where his Haas car penetrated a metal barrier and split in two, in a video news conference on Friday. This, in his own words, is how he escaped the fireball.
Chahal turns match-winner after substituting concussed Jadeja
A concussed Ravindra Jadeja was replaced by Yuzvendra Chahal in the first T20 International against Australia on Friday with both the players making match-winning contributions much to the frustration of the home side.
1st T20I: 'Concussion Sub' Chahal trumps Australia, India win by 11 runs
Yuzvendra Chahal turned out to be the perfect concussion substitute after an injured Ravindra Jadeja did his part with the bat as the duo played their roles to perfection in India's impressive 11-run victory over Australia in the first T20 International on Friday.
CA congratulates Australian women's team on winning Don Award
Cricket Australia Interim CEO Nick Hockley on Friday congratulated the Australian women's team on receiving the prestigious Don Award for their performance at the ICC Women's T20 World Cup earlier this year. Arguably the highest honour in Australian sport, the award is given to the Australian sportsperson or team who through their performance and example has most inspired the nation.
Vaughan irked by India's use of concussion substitute
Former England skipper Michael Vaughan expressed displeasure after India spinner Yuzvendra Chahal took the field in the second innings of the opening T20I against Australia as a concussion substitute for all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja.
Wentz takes accountability, impresses teammates
Eagles QB Carson Wentz took accountability for his struggles during an address to the team this week, a gesture that is resonating well in the locker room as Philadelphia looks to break out of its three-game losing streak Sunday against the Packers.