Pakistan drop Ahmed Shehzad, Umar Akmal for England tour

Pakistan drop Ahmed Shehzad, Umar Akmal for England tour

Inzamam announced that Muhammad Hafeez would be allowed to join the camp subject to his fitness report.

Injured Rohit Sharma set to miss West Indies limited-overs leg

Injured Rohit Sharma set to miss West Indies limited-overs leg

Recovering from a shoulder injury, Indian batsman Rohit Sharma, who missed leading the Mumbai Indians franchise in the Oppo Champions League T20, is set to miss the limited-overs edition of the West Indies series starting October 8.

India end England tour with narrow T20 defeat

India end England tour with narrow T20 defeat

India's long tour of England ended on a heartbreaking note as England held their nerves to pull off a thrilling three run victory in the only T20 International here Sunday.

Duncan Fletcher's fate to be decided by Ravi Shastri's report: Sources

Duncan Fletcher's fate to be decided by Ravi Shastri's report: Sources

Under-fire India cricket coach Duncan Fletcher's fate at the top job is expected to be decided by the BCCI after it receives Team Director Ravi Shastri's report on the England tour, the Board said Sunday.

Dhawan injured during England tour`s opening match

Indian team were off to a bittersweet start on the England Tour as the class opener Shikhar Dhawan was injured during the course of the first day`s play of a three-day tour match.

New-look India aim for a positive start of England tour

With an aim to bury the ghosts of a disastrous tour of 2011, a new-look Indian cricket team would be eyeing a positive start to their two-and-a-half-month long tour of England when they take on Leicestershire in a three-day practice game, starting here tomorrow.

India can`t bowl England twice: Vengsarkar

Indian attack lacks teeth which is required to bowl England twice in the Tests, says former India skipper Dilip Vengsarkar.

No point thinking about criticism, can`t stop it: Rohit Sharma

With some fine performances in all three formats of the game, Indian batsman Rohit Sharma says he has answered most of his critics quite emphatically in the past one year but cannot really do much about those who keep thinking about him like obsessive lovers.

Warm-up matches in England will help team: Pujara

India batsman Cheteshwar Pujara feels the two warm-up games that the Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led team would play before the five-Test series against England would help the visitors adapt adequately to the conditions.

IPL 7: Indian selectors reward both KKR openers for their good show

Indian selectors rewarded Kolkata Knight Riders skipper Gautam Gambhir and wicket-keeper Robin Uthappa on Sunday while selecting teams for the forthcoming tours of Bangladesh and England.

Only I know the pain I went through: Pankaj Singh

No one knows the virtue of patience more than Pankaj Singh as his wait for a recall finally ended today when he was named in the 18-member Indian Test team for the series against England.

Gautam Gambhir included for England tour, Suresh Raina to lead in Bangladesh

After being ignored by the selectors despite his good run in domestic cricket, southpaw Gautam Gambhir was on Wednesday included into the squad for the upcoming England tour.

Virat, Pujara will be key for India in England: Pietersen

Kevin Pietersen says the performance Indian batsmen, especially Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara, will be critical to the side`s chances during its lengthy tour of England, come this summer.

Five reasons why MS Dhoni should give up Test Captaincy

Team India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been facing criticism for his meandering approach to handling crucial situations in Test matches. Burgeoning clamour for his removal may not attract everyone`s attention, but cannot be dismissed point-blank too.

Gambhir ruled out of Trent Bridge Test

Team India opener batsman Gautam Gambhir has been ruled out of the Trent Bridge Test against England just before the start of the match.

Dhoni’s charity bigger than Indian High Commissioner?

The touring Indian team in England, which lost the first Test at Lord’s by a huge margin, has landed in another trouble.

England tour: Five cricketers leave for London

Five Indian cricketers, who were not part of the team in Tests against West Indies, left for London to participate in the tour of England.

`Not records, just thinking of enjoying Eng tour`

Tendulkar is at ease despite a billion-plus fans waiting with bated breath to see the champion batsman score his landmark 100th century.

`Sad that injured batsmen won`t be allowed runners`

Star Indian opener Gautam Gambhir said that a batsman should be allowed a runner at least in case of a serious injury.

India did a smart thing by including Sehwag

Virender Sehwag`s inclusion in the Indian squad is a smart decision by the selectors, Wasim Akram said on Thursday.