Virat Kohli: Master of chases, a skipper everybody praises

By the end of the five-match series between India and Sri Lanka, even though Virat Kohli was adjudged as the Player of the Tournament, the stats showed he was ten runs behind his counterpart Angelo Mathews, who ended up being the highest run-scorer with 329 runs.

Robin Uthappa should be used as limited-overs specialist, not as 'reserve' batsman

If form is anything to go by, Robin Uthappa has by far been the best Indian batsman this year.

India consolidates its No. 1 ranking in ICC ODI list
India consolidates its No. 1 ranking in ICC ODI list

World champions India have consolidated their top rank on the ICC ODI Team Rankings after sweeping the series against Sri Lanka, which concluded in Ranchi on Sunday.

Virat Kohli's blazing ton helps India seal series whitewash
Virat Kohli's blazing ton helps India seal series whitewash

India defeated Sri Lanka by three wickets in the fifth and final One-day International here on Sunday.

India vs Sri Lanka: Suresh Raina rested for final ODI
India vs Sri Lanka: Suresh Raina rested for final ODI

With the series already in pocket, the Indian team management has decided to rest senior batsman Suresh Raina for the fifth and final ODI, here Sunday.

India's pace attack problems thing of the past, feels Sanjay Bangar
India's pace attack problems thing of the past, feels Sanjay Bangar

Pace attack may be seen as India's perennial problem overseas but it would be a thing of past come Australia series beginning next month, feels assistant coach Sanjay Bangar.

5th ODI: India vs Sri Lanka - Preview​
5th ODI: India vs Sri Lanka - Preview​

Having decimated the opposition with clinical precision in all four matches, India will be aiming to complete a clean sweep when they take on a struggling Sri Lanka in the fifth and final cricket one-dayer here on Sunday.

How Rohit Sharma's epic knock created history in more than one way
How Rohit Sharma's epic knock created history in more than one way

Rohit Sharma created history on Thursday when he played a blitzkrieg knock of 264 runs against Sri Lanka at the Eden Gardens in the fourth ODI of the five match series.

India vs Sri Lanka: Still have lots to achieve, says Rohit Sharma after record double ton
India vs Sri Lanka: Still have lots to achieve, says Rohit Sharma after record double ton

He is the first batsman to notch up two double hundreds in ODI cricket but Rohit Sharma says he has a lot more to achieve in the game as expectations and responsibilities are only going to increase as he progresses in his career.

It's embarrassing not to be competing against India: Angelo Mathews
It's embarrassing not to be competing against India: Angelo Mathews

Trounced by team India for the fourth consecutive time in the five-match ODI series, a livid Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews Thursday conceded it was "embarrassing" for the islanders not to have competed at all.

Indian tour has hurt Lanka's World Cup preparation: Arjuna Ranatunga
Indian tour has hurt Lanka's World Cup preparation: Arjuna Ranatunga

Refusing to blame the players for the ODI debacle in India, World Cup winning former Sri Lanka captain Arjuna Ranatunga said the country's administrators are responsible for the fiasco which has disturbed the team's World Cup preparations as well.

Couple of failures will not stop my progress, says Rohit Sharma
Couple of failures will not stop my progress, says Rohit Sharma

 Having scored a world record 264 in India's 153 run win against Sri Lanka, Rohit Sharma feels he has a lot more to achieve in the game and an odd failure will not stop his progress.

Rohit Sharma's record won't be broken anytime soon: Virat Kohli
Rohit Sharma's record won't be broken anytime soon: Virat Kohli

 Virat Kohli is a fan of Rohit Sharma's batting and the India captain feels his teammate's record-breaking ODI score of 264 against Sri Lanka will not be surpassed anytime soon.

4th ODI: Rohit Sharma creates history as India crush Sri Lanka by 153 runs
4th ODI: Rohit Sharma creates history as India crush Sri Lanka by 153 runs

Rohit Sharma on Thursday created history by smashing the highest individual ODI score with a breathtaking knock of 264 as India thrashed Sri Lanka by 153 runs in the fourth cricket one-dayer to take a 4-0 lead in the five-match series, here today.

Cricketing fraternity salutes Rohit Sharma on Twitter
Cricketing fraternity salutes Rohit Sharma on Twitter

The cricket fraternity on Thursday praised Rohit Sharma after the opener made an excellent comeback in international cricket by smashing a record ODI score of 264 against Sri Lanka in fourth match of the five-match series.

India vs Sri Lanka: Statistical highlights of Rohit Sharma's awe-inspiring double hundred
India vs Sri Lanka: Statistical highlights of Rohit Sharma's awe-inspiring double hundred

On Thusday, Rohit Sharma notched up the highest individual score in ODI. The 27-year-old plundered runs at will to score an awe-inspiring 264 runs to help India post a mammoth 404 runs against the visiting Sri Lankan side at the historic Eden Gardens in Kolkata.

List of players who have scored double tons in ODI cricket
List of players who have scored double tons in ODI cricket

In the history of international cricket, only three players have managed to achieve the feat of scoring a double ton in One Day Internationals. Interestingly, all three of them are Indians – Sachin Tendulkar, Virender Sehwag and Rohit Sharma.

India vs Sri Lanka: Rohit Sharma becomes first player to hit two double-hundreds in ODI
India vs Sri Lanka: Rohit Sharma becomes first player to hit two double-hundreds in ODI

Rohit Sharma on Thursday returns to International cricket with a sublime double hundred against Sri Lanka at Kolkata's historic Eden Gardens. He also becomes the first player to hit 250 and two double hundreds in an One Day International. He scored his first ODI double against Australia last November.

India vs Sri Lanka: Rohit Sharma returns to international fold with sublime hundred
India vs Sri Lanka: Rohit Sharma returns to international fold with sublime hundred

Rohit Sharma returns to International cricket with a sublime century against Sri Lanka at Kolkata's historic Eden Gardens. The right-handed batsman was batting on run-a-ball 100, helping India compile runs after losing two quick wickets in Ajinkya Rahane and Ambati Rayadu. It's his fifth ODI hundred. India were 177 for two after 31 overs with skipper Virat Kohli unbeaten on 36.

4th ODI: India vs Sri Lanka - As it happened...
4th ODI: India vs Sri Lanka - As it happened...

Live updates from the 4th ODI match between India and Sri Lanka being played at Eden Gardens, Kolkata.