Gambhir returns to Indian Test squad in place of injured Rahul

Gambhir has returned to the Indian team after two years

Kolkata: Seasoned opening bat Gautam Gambhir was on Tuesday included in the Indian squad for the remaining two matches against New Zealand as a replacement for the injured Lokesh Rahul, the Indian cricket board said. Gambhir has returned to the Indian team after two years Gambhir has returned to the Indian team after two years, having last turned out More...

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Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin (6/132) claimed his 19th five-wicket haul
By IANS On Monday, September 26th, 2016
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India beat New Zealand by 197 runs in first Test

Kanpur: India bowled out New Zealand for 236 in their second innings to win the first cricket Test by 197 runs on the fifth day at the Green Park here on Monday. Off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin (6/132) claimed his More...

The visitors need 341 more runs with six wickets in hand
By Agencies On Sunday, September 25th, 2016
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India inch closer to big victory against New Zealand in 1st Test

Kanpur: Chasing a daunting 434-run target, New Zealand were 93 for four at stumps in their second innings on Day Four of the first cricket Test against India at the Green Park here on Saturday. The visitors need More...

Jadeja finished with yet another five wicket haul
By Agencies On Saturday, September 24th, 2016
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India extend lead to 215 at stumps on third day

Kanpur: Murali Vijay (64 not out) and Cheteshwar Pujara (50 not out) struck half-centuries as India scored 159 for one, taking a hefty lead of 215 against New Zealand on the third day of the first Test match at More...

The Kiwis continued their resurgence after tea, clinching five wickets in the final session
By IANS On Thursday, September 22nd, 2016
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Kiwi bowlers push India on backfoot

Kanpur: India faltered after a sound start to their first innings as New Zealand banked on a strong bowling performance to grab the upper hand on the opening day of their first cricket Test here on Thursday. The More...

Dhoni, currenty India's captain for One-Dayer and T20 teams, also remains the wicket-keeper
By Agencies On Wednesday, September 21st, 2016
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Dhoni named captain of Wisden’s all-time India Test XI

New Delhi: India’s celebrated skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Wednesday was named the captain of reputed cricket magazine Wisden’s all-time India Test XI. Dhoni, currenty India’s captain for One-Dayer More...

The AGM was chaired by BCCI President Anurag Thakur
By Agencies On Wednesday, September 21st, 2016
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MSK Prasad named new chairman of selectors, Shirke re-elected BCCI secretary

Mumbai: Former India wicketkeeper MSK Prasad was appointed the new chairman of selectors while Ajay Shirke was retained unopposed as the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) secretary at its 87th Annual More...

The visitors need 341 more runs with six wickets in hand
By Agencies On Wednesday, September 21st, 2016
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Ashwin eyes top spot in Test bowlers’s rankings in NZ series

Kanpur: India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin will work towards regaining the No.1 spot in the Test bowlers rankings in the three-match series against New Zealand. India will be targeting to seize back the top spot More...

The challenge is to adapt to the conditions as quickly as possible
By IANS On Wednesday, September 21st, 2016
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India coach Kumble wary of Kiwi spinners

Kanpur: India may be tipped to be the favourites for the upcoming Test series at home against New Zealand, but coach Anil Kumble warned on Tuesday that the visitors have enough firepower in their bowling arsenal More...

Playing in the IPL definitely helped the Australians get accustomed to the Indian conditions
By IANS On Tuesday, September 20th, 2016
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India will be too strong for New Zealand: Brett Lee

New Delhi: Former Australia pace spearhead Brett Lee feels India will be too strong a challenge for New Zealand when the two sides lock horns in the upcoming three-match Test cricket rubber, starting with the first More...