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Rahul Dravid or Ravi Shastri – who will replace Fletcher?

Rahul Dravid or Ravi Shastri – who will replace Fletcher?

Last Updated: Friday, August 22, 2014, 06:55

Former Indian skipper, Rahul Dravid, is among one of the top contenders to replace under-fire Indian head coach Duncan Fletcher, according to media reports.

BCCI denies ban on WAGs during tours

BCCI denies ban on WAGs during tours

Last Updated: Friday, August 22, 2014, 00:44

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) on Thursday refuted reports that it has restricted the wives and girlfriends (WAGs) of cricketers during the foreign tours.

Lalit Modi surprised over Ravi Shastri`s appointment as Team India director

Lalit Modi surprised over Ravi Shastri`s appointment as Team India director

Last Updated: Thursday, August 21, 2014, 19:57

Days after former Indian cricketer Ravi Shastri was appointed as India`s Team Director, former IPL commissioner Lalit Modi expressed his disappointment saying that the BCCI should have gone for more experienced campaigners like Sourav Ganguly and Rahul Dravid.

Varun Aaron among 24 selected for Jharkhand Ranji camp

Varun Aaron among 24 selected for Jharkhand Ranji camp

Last Updated: Thursday, August 21, 2014, 19:22

Twenty four players including India fast bowler Varun Aaron were shortlisted by the Jharkhand State Cricket Association (JSCA) for Ranji Trophy camp.

1st ODI: Kieron Pollard, Denesh Ramdin rescue troubled Windies against Bangladesh

1st ODI: Kieron Pollard, Denesh Ramdin rescue troubled Windies against Bangladesh

Last Updated: Thursday, August 21, 2014, 09:39

Kieron Pollard and Denesh Ramdin saved the West Indies from a humiliating defeat and engineered a three-wicket victory over Bangladesh in the first one-day international at the National Stadium in Grenada.

Lack of options leave India struggling with Dhoni dilemma

Lack of options leave India struggling with Dhoni dilemma

Last Updated: Thursday, August 21, 2014, 08:49

Beleaguered India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni appears set to retain his test captaincy role - if he has the desire to continue - due to a sheer lack of alternative options to take on the job after yet another calamitous overseas tour.

BCCI needs to handle Varun Aaron with care: John Gloster

BCCI needs to handle Varun Aaron with care: John Gloster

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 16:29

The Indian cricket board (BCCI) must take special care of injury-prone fast bowler Varun Aaron to ensure he has a long and successful international career, feels former national team physio John Gloster.

Glad that IPL shut the door on me, says Alex Hales

Glad that IPL shut the door on me, says Alex Hales

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 14:30

Having received his maiden call-up in the England ODI squad, hard-hitting batsman Alex Hales feels that the IPL snub he got during last edition, helped him turn into a better player.

Of prodigies and Pakistan cricket!

Of prodigies and Pakistan cricket!

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 13:11

Known to have produced a number of cricketing prodigies over the years, Pakistan is still a country where teenage cricketers can dream of representing the nation with the minimum of experience, says a new book which explores the history of the game there.

Boys will be re-energised under Ravi Shastri: Sanjay Patel

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 09:57

BCCI secretary Sanjay Patel today said that the Indian team will be re-energised under Ravi Shastri, who has been appointed as the Team Director for the ODI series against England.

Sunil Gavaskar backs Dhoni, hails BCCI`s move to appoint Ravi Shastri as Team Director

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 09:08

Indian batting legend Sunil Gavaskar has not only backed under-fire skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni but also gave a thumbs up to BCCI`s new move of appointing Ravi Shastri as the Team Director.

Indians need exposure to wider world outside riches of IPL: Michael Vaughan

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 00:06

India captain M S Dhoni might have refused to blame IPL for his team`s shambolic show in the five-Test series against England, but former English skipper Michael Vaughan feels the young Indian players must come out of the cash-rich league`s shadow and play county cricket.