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2nd Test, Day 2: Rangana Herath flummoxes Pakistan again with five-fer

Last Updated: Friday, August 15, 2014, 21:59

Test cricket`s top-ranked spinner Rangana Herath skittled Pakistan`s top order on way to surpassing the 250-wicket mark to put Sri Lanka on top in the second Test in Colombo on Friday.

BCCI treasurer has 3 offices, including a 5-star hotel suite

Last Updated: Friday, August 15, 2014, 21:54

Successive cricket board treasurers have often asked for the beefing up of their office because of the nature of book-keeping they have to maintain. As a bonanza, the incumbent has not one, two but three offices -- including a plush five-star hotel suite.

Second Test: Sri Lanka all out for 320 against Pakistan

Last Updated: Friday, August 15, 2014, 12:19

Sri Lanka were dismissed for 320 in their first innings 45 minutes before lunch on the second day of the second Test against Pakistan in Colombo on Friday.

Can Ishant Sharma help India save their pride in 5th Test?

Last Updated: Friday, August 15, 2014, 00:28

The good news for MS Dhoni-led team is that their most experienced speedster on the tour and hero of the Lord`s Test is looking match fit.

Rival batsmen felt that I was an easy target: Moeen Ali

Last Updated: Friday, August 15, 2014, 00:20

He has been one of England`s finds in the ongoing Test series against India and off-spinner Moeen Ali feels that visiting team`s batsmen took him lightly which ensured a bagful of wickets for him.

5th Test: A lot at stake for MS Dhoni, Duncan Fletcher

Last Updated: Thursday, August 14, 2014, 22:42

Mahendra Dhoni`s continuance as captain in Tests after next year`s World Cup and the retention of Duncan Fletcher as coach after the same event are at stake as India, trailing 1-2 in the series, lock horns with England in the fifth and final cricket Test starting here Friday.

India vs England 2014: Can MS Dhoni`s men fight against all odds to level series?

Last Updated: Thursday, August 14, 2014, 22:08

The momentum for sure lies with England, but only if India can play with the fighting intent, there is no reason why they cannot level the series at The Oval.

Angelo Mathews says cricketers like Mahela Jayawardene come around rarely

Last Updated: Thursday, August 14, 2014, 17:55

Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews has said that cricketers like Mahela Jayawardene come around very rarely and younger players in the team have a lot to learn from his fighting attitude.

India vs England 2014: Can Mahendra Singh Dhoni afford to miss a practice session?

Last Updated: Thursday, August 14, 2014, 14:19

It would be a do-or-die situation for Team India in the fifth and final Test at The Oval, as the tourists are 2-1 down in the series. Everyone expects Indian players to work harder at nets and attend all the practice sessions before The Oval Test, scheduled to start from Friday.

Last chance for MSD & Co. to prove a point

Last Updated: Thursday, August 14, 2014, 10:29

Last Test of the five-match series between India and England is scheduled to start from August 15, at The Oval. This would certainly be the last chance for MS Dhoni & Co. to level the series and go back home with their chin up.

Ind vs Eng: MS Dhoni`s selection dilemma ahead of Oval Test

Last Updated: Thursday, August 14, 2014, 09:49

The fifth and final Test of the series between India and England is scheduled to start on August 15, at The Oval. But before it starts, the major challenge in front of Indian skipper, MS Dhoni, would be to select the playing XI.

India vs England: MS Dhoni skips practice, Ishant Sharma fit for 5th Test

Last Updated: Thursday, August 14, 2014, 08:35

In the build-up to the fifth and final Test against England, India today regrouped here at the Oval as they looked to put behind the disappointment of their embarrassing innings defeat in the last game, even though skipper MS Dhoni was a notable absentee at the nets.