India Vs England Test series

Saqlain Mushtaq to continue as England's spin consultant for ODI series against India

Saqlain Mushtaq to continue as England's spin consultant for ODI series against India

Saqlain confirmed a contract has been signed to assist English spinners, Moeen Ali and Adil Rashid, during the three-match ODI series, starting January 15.

Dec 06, 2016, 10:21 AM IST
Virat Kohli: Can he become no. 1 batsman in Test cricket soon?

Virat Kohli: Can he become no. 1 batsman in Test cricket soon?

Virat Kohli, who appears to be a terrific form these days, scored a brilliant 167 and 81 in the Visakhapatnam Test against England, to reach career high fourth ranking in the ICC Test Rankings for batsmen. 

Nov 23, 2016, 05:18 AM IST
Statistics of Day 1 at Rajkot: Joe Root's instrumental knock of 124 runs earns him special place in cricket records books

Statistics of Day 1 at Rajkot: Joe Root's instrumental knock of 124 runs earns him special place in cricket records books

Root's splendid knock of 124 is his eleventh hundred in Tests - his third vs India and his first in India.

Nov 09, 2016, 20:38 PM IST
Sourav Ganguly bats for Stuart Broad, Steven Finn, Ben Stokes combination; would snub even a fit Jimmy Anderson

Sourav Ganguly bats for Stuart Broad, Steven Finn, Ben Stokes combination; would snub even a fit Jimmy Anderson

Though ruled out of the first Test, Anderson might be a part of the 2nd Test provided he proves his fitness levels.

Nov 08, 2016, 19:49 PM IST
England spinners treated as third class citizens; stand no chance against India, says Graeme Swann

England spinners treated as third class citizens; stand no chance against India, says Graeme Swann

India play England in a 5-match series with the first Test starting on November 9 in Rajkot.

Nov 04, 2016, 12:10 PM IST
Stubborn BCCI put India-England series in danger; ECB asked to bear their own expenses

Stubborn BCCI put India-England series in danger; ECB asked to bear their own expenses

Ajay Shirke has written a letter to the ECB asking them to bear their own expenses.

Nov 04, 2016, 11:00 AM IST
Kevin Pietersen warns England bowlers to be wary of Virat Kohli's batting prowess

Kevin Pietersen warns England bowlers to be wary of Virat Kohli's batting prowess

Pietersen also said that England will have to watch out for the doosra from R Ashwin, who can single-handedly change the course of a match in Indian conditions.

Nov 03, 2016, 16:17 PM IST
ICC terms Anil Kumble's role in getting DRS nod for India-England series as instrumental

ICC terms Anil Kumble's role in getting DRS nod for India-England series as instrumental

BCCI has opposed DRS in principle as senior cricketers, including limited overs skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni, found ball tracking technology not 'foolproof'.

Nov 03, 2016, 15:53 PM IST
Attitude change after working with Rahul Dravid led to Hardik Pandya's selection, reveals MSK Prasad

Attitude change after working with Rahul Dravid led to Hardik Pandya's selection, reveals MSK Prasad

Hardik Pandya worked with Rahul Dravid during India A's tour to West Indies.

Nov 02, 2016, 15:31 PM IST
India vs England: BCCI announces squad for first two Tests; Gautam Gambhir retained, Hardik Pandya gets maiden call-up

India vs England: BCCI announces squad for first two Tests; Gautam Gambhir retained, Hardik Pandya gets maiden call-up

Rohit Sharma, who suffered an injury during the ODI series against the Kiwis missed out due to thigh strain.

Nov 02, 2016, 13:41 PM IST
India vs England: BCCI to announce Test squad today; Gambhir, Ishant likely to return

India vs England: BCCI to announce Test squad today; Gambhir, Ishant likely to return

It would be interesting to see whether the selectors repose faith in Gautam Gambhir.

Nov 01, 2016, 12:55 PM IST
Judge England after India series and not Bangladesh, says legendary Ian Botham

Judge England after India series and not Bangladesh, says legendary Ian Botham

England, 100 without loss at tea on Sunday's third day in Dhaka, collapsed to 164 all out on a spin-friendly pitch to lose by 108 runs.

Oct 31, 2016, 11:45 AM IST
India vs England: Blow for Alastair Cook as Jimmy Anderson ruled out of 1st Test in Chittagong

India vs England: Blow for Alastair Cook as Jimmy Anderson ruled out of 1st Test in Chittagong

England are expected to field three spinners in the Chittagong Test, with the 39-year-old Gareth Batty expected to be selected.

Oct 19, 2016, 17:47 PM IST

India vs England, Nagpur Test, Day 5: Statiscal highlights

Statistical highlights of the fifth day of the fourth and final cricket Test between England and India here on Monday.

Dec 17, 2012, 21:15 PM IST

Dropping non-performers is correct decision

Former India captain Mohammad Azharuddin on Tuesday backed the selectors` decision to drop Harbhajan Singh and Yuvraj Singh from the team for the fourth and final Test against England but is hopeful that both will make a comeback in the squad.

Dec 11, 2012, 22:10 PM IST

Ganguly says would have retired if he was in Tendulkar’s place

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly has claimed he was in Sachin Tendulkar’s position right now, he would have decided to retire after the Nagpur Test against England.

Dec 11, 2012, 21:17 PM IST

Ashwin skips optional practice session

Indian off spinner Ravichandran Ashwin skipped Indian team`s optional practice session on Tuesday at the VCA Stadium in Jamtha where the fourth and final match of the series gets under way from December 13.

Dec 11, 2012, 18:17 PM IST

Not strange for home team to ask for helpful wicket: Swann

Criticised in many quarters for his demands for turning tracks in the ongoing Test series against England, beleaguered Mahendra Singh Dhoni got unexpected support from visiting team off-spinner Grame Swann who said there is nothing "strange" about the Indian skipper`s request.

Dec 11, 2012, 18:11 PM IST

Cook says England hasn’t silenced critics yet but moving in right direction

England captain Alastair Cook has claimed the team is yet to shut their critics’ up, who have often lambasted the players for their inability to play spin well, but the skipper believes the team is moving in the right direction.

Dec 10, 2012, 16:56 PM IST