Shami, Umesh kept the situation under control: Gavaskar

Ranchi: Former India captain and batting legend Sunil Gavaskar on Monday said that Mohammed Shami and Umesh Yadav kept it tight from both ends in the third and final Test against South Africa here, meaning the batsmen did not get easy runs. Mohammed Shami and Umesh Yadav both had kept the situation under control with their bowling Shami returned best More...

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By IANS On Monday, October 21st, 2019

‘I will talk to Kohli like a BCCI president talks to the captain’

Kolkata: BCCI President-elect Sourav Ganguly is set to be in Mumbai on October 24 when the national selectors pick the squad for the T20I series against Bangladesh. Asked if he would speak to Virat Kohli as the More...

By Agencies On Saturday, October 19th, 2019

Rohit, Rahane help India win Day 1 honours against SA

Ranchi: A brilliant century from Rohit Sharma, who was well supported by vice-captain Ajinkya Rahane, helped India get past early jitters and take a commanding position on Day 1 of the third and final Test against More...

By Agencies On Saturday, October 12th, 2019

Ashwin takes 4 as India leave SA on mat despite Maharaj’s 72

Pune: Indian off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin picked up four wickets to pour cold water on Keshav Maharaj’s career-best 72 as South Africa were bowled out for 275, still 326 runs behind, on Day 3 of the ongoing More...

By Agencies On Friday, October 11th, 2019

Kohli double ton, pacers help India remain in driver’s seat

Pune: Virat Kohli slammed a record career best double hundred to help India post a mammoth 601/5d before pacers Umesh Yadav and Mohammed Shami rattled the South African top order to leave them tottering at 36/3, More...

By Agencies On Sunday, October 6th, 2019

India thrash South Africa by 203 runs in Vizag Test

Visakhapatnam : India wrapped up South Africa for 191 runs in their second innings on the fifth and final day to win the opening Test of the three match rubber by 203 runs here on Sunday. Ravichandran Ashwin took More...

By Agencies On Friday, October 4th, 2019

Had stopped watching cricket at one point: Ashwin

Visakhapatnam: Ravichandran Ashwin spoke about how he coped with being in and out of the team. Despite being one of the top-ranked bowlers in Test cricket with nearly 350 wickets, Ashwin has found himself being More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019

Was mentally ready to open for India: Rohit Sharma

Visakhapatnam: Indian batsman Rohit Sharma grabbed the opportunity to open the innings for his team with both hands as he struck a brilliant century on the rain-hit opening day of the first Test against South Africa More...

By IANS On Sunday, September 29th, 2019

‘Shastri has to be reappointed head coach if CAC is found conflicted’

New Delhi: In a major twist, Team India head coach Ravi Shastris position (appointed till the 2021 World T20 in India) could come under the scanner and he will need to be re-appointed at the post if the Board of More...

By Agencies On Wednesday, September 18th, 2019

Kohli stars as India register 7-wicket win over SA in 2nd T20

Mohali: Virat Kohli slammed an unbeaten half century and took a stunning catch to lead from the front as India eased to a seven-wicket win over South Africa in the second T20 international here on Wednesday. Kohli More...