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, still 565 runs behind, on Day 2 of the second Test here on Friday. The Indian skipper reached his seventh double century in his 81st Test Kohli, More...

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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...

By Agencies On Tuesday, September 17th, 2019

Thakur announces new cricket, sports academy in Leh

New Delhi: In a bid to develop the Ladakh region, Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs Anurag Thakur on Tuesday announced setting up of a cricket and sports academy in the region to ensure that talented More...

By Agencies On Saturday, September 7th, 2019

Malinga takes four wickets in four balls, repeats history

Pallekele (Sri Lanka): Veteran Sri Lanka pacer and captain Lasith Malinga on Friday took four wickets in four balls during their third match against New Zealand here and become the first bowler to take 100 wickets More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Thursday, August 29th, 2019

Deep Malik receives Khel Ratna, Punia & Jadeja miss ceremony

New Delhi: Asian and Commonwealth Games champion wrestler Bajrang Punia and Paralympics silver medallist Deepa Malik were awarded the country’s highest sporting honour — the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna award More...

By Agencies On Tuesday, August 27th, 2019

Sumit Nagal is going to have a solid career: Federer

New York: Former World No 1 Roger Federer has heaped praise on Sumit Nagal, saying the 22-year-old Indian played really well in the first round contest of the US Open which was won by the Swiss legend. He moves More...