'Ravi Shastris, Anil Kumbles will come and go': Chief coach sends out clear message as second stint begins

'Ravi Shastris, Anil Kumbles will come and go': Chief coach sends out clear message as second stint begins

Ravi Shastri, who was snubbed for the top job by the cricket advisory committee last year, also made it clear that he wasn't carrying any baggage from the past.

Virat Kohli leaves batting idol Sachin Tendulkar behind with record 28th ODI ton against West Indies

Virat Kohli leaves batting idol Sachin Tendulkar behind with record 28th ODI ton against West Indies

Kohli (111*) and Dinesh Karthik (50*) stitched unbeaten 120-run stand for third wicket as India defeated West Indies by eight wickets to clinch series 3-1.

India's tour of West Indies, 5th ODI – As it happened...

India's tour of West Indies, 5th ODI – As it happened...

Welcome to our live coverage of the fifth and final ODI match of India's tour of West Indies 2017, being played at Sabina Park, Kingston, Jamaica. A win, or a wash out or even a tie, is all Virat Kohli & Co need to capture the series. For the Windies, they are fighting to save the series, after the first match was washed out.

India's tour of West Indies 2017: Virat Kohli needs winning spree to overshadow Anil Kumble fiasco

Even though the three-member CAC panel comprising Sourav Ganguly, Sachin Tendulkar and VVS Laxman were in favour of extending Kumble’s contract after appointing him as Ravi Shastri’s replacement last year, Kohli’s veto power over the decision led to Kumble’s downfall.

India's tour of West Indies: Virat Kohli needs winning spree to overshadow Anil Kumble fiasco

India's tour of West Indies: Virat Kohli needs winning spree to overshadow Anil Kumble fiasco

As BCCI’s search for a new coach continues, the challenge ahead of Kohli is to ensure that Team Indian continues to win tournaments and that he also contributes heavily with the bat.

Yuvraj Singh's 300th ODI: Sachin Tendulkar's emotional post on left-hander will leave you teary-eyed

Yuvraj Singh's 300th ODI: Sachin Tendulkar's emotional post on left-hander will leave you teary-eyed

Yuvraj's 300th match proved to be a memorable one for the Men in Blue, who registered a comprehensive nine-wicket win over Bangladesh to advance into their second consecutive final of the coveted tournament. 

India vs Bangladesh: Key players to watch out for in ICC Champions Trophy's 2nd semi-final

India vs Bangladesh: Key players to watch out for in ICC Champions Trophy's 2nd semi-final

With clouds hovering over Edgbaston, it remains to be seen whether the fans can witness 100 overs of cricket.

ICC Champions Trophy, IND vs SA: Twitterati hail Virat Kohli's men for sealing semis berth with convincing win over South Africa

ICC Champions Trophy, IND vs SA: Twitterati hail Virat Kohli's men for sealing semis berth with convincing win over South Africa

After defeating South Africa in a must-win match, India will now take on Bangladesh in the second semi-final of ICC Champions Trophy to be played on June 15.

MI vs RPS: Nail-biting finish, last-ball thriller! IPL couldn't have asked for a better finish to mark end of decade

MI vs RPS: Nail-biting finish, last-ball thriller! IPL couldn't have asked for a better finish to mark end of decade

Mumbai Indians' camp would be relieved after the win as they not only lost to Pune twice in the league stage, but also in Qualifier 1, post which they had to beat Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) to seal their berth for the final.

IPL 2017 final: MI vs RPS – Two-time winners up against nemesis Rising Pune Supergiant in high-voltage match

IPL 2017 final: MI vs RPS – Two-time winners up against nemesis Rising Pune Supergiant in high-voltage match

MI vs RPS: Despite losing to Rising Pune Supergiant thrice in the tournament, Mumbai are still the favourites to win their third IPL title.

MI vs RPS: Rising Pune Supergiant skipper Steve Smith praises 'magnificent' MS Dhoni after reaching IPL 2017 final

MI vs RPS: Rising Pune Supergiant skipper Steve Smith praises 'magnificent' MS Dhoni after reaching IPL 2017 final

Steve Smith hailed former skipper MS Dhoni for playing a sensational cameo in the death overs as a result of which Pune scored 41 runs in the last two overs.

IPL 2017, MI vs KXIP: When the going gets tough, Glenn Maxwell-led Kings XI Punjab get going

IPL 2017, MI vs KXIP: When the going gets tough, Glenn Maxwell-led Kings XI Punjab get going

Had Punjab lost to Mumbai last night, Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), Rising Pune Supergiant (RPS) and Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) would have automatically qualified for the play-offs.

IPL 2017, MI vs KXIP: Why Gautam Gambhir, Steve Smith and David Warner will closely follow today's match at Wankhede

IPL 2017, MI vs KXIP: Why Gautam Gambhir, Steve Smith and David Warner will closely follow today's match at Wankhede

Up against Mumbai Indians, KXIP can take some confidence from the fact that they defeated Kolkata Knight Riders and Gujarat Lions in their previous two matches.

KXIP vs KKR: Shah Rukh Khan posts motivational message for Gautam Gambhir's men after 14-run loss in IPL 2017

KXIP vs KKR: Shah Rukh Khan posts motivational message for Gautam Gambhir's men after 14-run loss in IPL 2017

After posting 167 runs, KXIP bowlers restricted KKR to 153 for 6 to win the match and remain in contention for a knock-out berth with 12 points from 12 matches. 

#bringbackgambhir: Fans slam BCCI for excluding Gautam Gambhir from India's 15-man squad for Champions Trophy 2017

#bringbackgambhir: Fans slam BCCI for excluding Gautam Gambhir from India's 15-man squad for Champions Trophy 2017

While the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) did not pull off many surprises when it announced India's 15-man squad for upcoming ICC Champions Trophy, the fans were left agitated after Gautam Gambhir was ignored for the prestigious event.

IPL 2017: After Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers posts emotional message for Royal Challengers Bangalore's fans post forgettable season

IPL 2017: After Virat Kohli, AB de Villiers posts emotional message for Royal Challengers Bangalore's fans post forgettable season

RCB, who were the runners-up in IPL 2016, had a forgettable campaign in tenth edition, where none of their key players could perform on a consistent basis.

IPL 10: KXIP's play-off chances look grim as Hashim Amla, David Miller leave for national commitments

IPL 10: KXIP's play-off chances look grim as Hashim Amla, David Miller leave for national commitments

Amla has been in fine form this season for Kings XI Punjab as he is the only batsman to score two centuries in the tenth edition of IPL.

ICC Champions Trophy: BCCI to announce Indian cricket team's 15-man squad today

ICC Champions Trophy: BCCI to announce Indian cricket team's 15-man squad today

There were rumours that few members of the board in favour of pulling out of the prestigious tournament after the BCCI was crushed 1-13 at the ICC Board meeting recently.

Rishab Pant-Sanju Samson's partnership: Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly, Virender Sehwag bowled over by duo's performance

Rishab Pant-Sanju Samson's partnership: Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly, Virender Sehwag bowled over by duo's performance

Delhi Daredevils' Rishab Pant won massive praise from cricket fraternity by pulling off a sensational chase against Gujarat Lions in Match 42 of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2017. The 19-year-old caused carnage at the Feroz Shah Kotla stadium during his 43-ball 97 and gave spectators entertainment worth their money.

DD vs GL: Rishab Pant, Sanju Samson live up to Rahul Dravid's expectations by making a mockery of Gujarat Lions' 208-run total

DD vs GL: Rishab Pant, Sanju Samson live up to Rahul Dravid's expectations by making a mockery of Gujarat Lions' 208-run total

Dravid, who has spent a lot of time with these players as the coach, would be extremely proud of the way his boys have fought back in the tournament.