India vs Sri Lanka

Sanju Samson in line for Sri Lanka series after Ranji exploits

Sanju Samson in line for Sri Lanka series after Ranji exploits

Samson was finally rewarded with a place in the Indian side in 2015, and played his first and only game, a T20I, against Zimbabwe.

Nov 21, 2017, 23:54 PM IST
I am not able to convert the fifties into hundreds, says KL Rahul

I am not able to convert the fifties into hundreds, says KL Rahul

Rahul also spoke about the challenges one faces as an opening batsman and said that such is the job that one can expect to get a good ball at any point of time and one has to just accept it and move on.

Nov 21, 2017, 22:13 PM IST
Indian pacers are best in the world, says Dinesh Chandimal

Indian pacers are best in the world, says Dinesh Chandimal

Chandimal said that he did not find anything wrong with Dickwella’s behaviour.

Nov 21, 2017, 20:54 PM IST
Virat Kohli moves up to No. 5 in ICC Test rankings, Ravindra Jadeja slips

Virat Kohli moves up to No. 5 in ICC Test rankings, Ravindra Jadeja slips

 India captain Virat Kohli has moved up a spot to be fifth in the latest ICC Test rankings for batsmen while teammate Ravindra Jadeja has slipped a place to be third in the bowlers’ standings.

Nov 21, 2017, 14:42 PM IST
Watch: Virat Kohli wanted to declare when on 97, Ravi Shastri said bat on

Watch: Virat Kohli wanted to declare when on 97, Ravi Shastri said bat on

The team man in captain Virat Kohli came to the fore on a cat-and-mouse day of Test cricket on Monday when India fell just three wickets short of winning the first match of the series against Sri Lanka at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata.

Nov 21, 2017, 14:23 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka: Meet Vijay Shankar, the latest entry to India's Test squad

India vs Sri Lanka: Meet Vijay Shankar, the latest entry to India's Test squad

Vijay Shankar had been hoping for a national call-up for a while but his elevation in the India Test team came as a surprise to the Tamil Nadu allrounder.

Nov 21, 2017, 12:33 PM IST
We were just five-six over short of victory in Kolkata, says KL Rahul

We were just five-six over short of victory in Kolkata, says KL Rahul

Rahul reckoned that had Sri Lanka batted first on this kind of a track, the situation would have been completely different.

Nov 21, 2017, 00:33 AM IST
Too early to compare Virat Kohli with Sachin Tendulkar, says Sourav Ganguly

Too early to compare Virat Kohli with Sachin Tendulkar, says Sourav Ganguly

Ganguly is certain that Kohli can continue to rake up the centuries like he has been doing since making his international debut in 2008.

Nov 20, 2017, 23:38 PM IST
Sky is the limit for fabulous Virat Kohli, says Ravi Shastri

Sky is the limit for fabulous Virat Kohli, says Ravi Shastri

Wickets fell around him but the Indian skipper kept his calm and raced to his 18th Test century.

Nov 20, 2017, 21:14 PM IST
Virat Kohli first Indian skipper to register hundred and duck in same Test

Virat Kohli first Indian skipper to register hundred and duck in same Test

Kohli's 119-ball century is his quickest in Tests, bettering the 129-ball century vs New Zealand at Wellington in February 2014.

Nov 20, 2017, 21:08 PM IST
Happy with 50 international tons but hungry for more, says Virat Kohli

Happy with 50 international tons but hungry for more, says Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli became the second Indian batsman after Sachin Tendulkar to register 50 international hundreds. 

Nov 20, 2017, 20:25 PM IST
Watch: Niroshan Dickwella's antics annoy Mohammed Shami, Virat Kohli

Watch: Niroshan Dickwella's antics annoy Mohammed Shami, Virat Kohli

Dickwella was found having a few heated exchanges with the Indian bowlers. 

Nov 20, 2017, 18:21 PM IST
Watch: Virat Kohli celebrates his 50th ton in style

Watch: Virat Kohli celebrates his 50th ton in style

The Indian skipper joined South African great Hashim Amla as the fastest to 50 centuries in International cricket in 348 innings.

Nov 20, 2017, 16:45 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Cheteshwar Pujara becomes third Indian to bat on all 5 days

India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Cheteshwar Pujara becomes third Indian to bat on all 5 days

Jaisimha did it against Australia in 1960, scoring 20* and 74, while Shastri entered the club in 1984 against England scoring 111 and 7*.

Nov 20, 2017, 09:39 AM IST
No dressing room help for Dilruwan Perera, says Sri Lanka

No dressing room help for Dilruwan Perera, says Sri Lanka

Bhuvneshwar Kumar played down the incident, saying that his team players were busier celebrating than looking at Perera.

Nov 19, 2017, 23:51 PM IST
Indian bowlers got carried away by Lankan wicket-taking spree: Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Indian bowlers got carried away by Lankan wicket-taking spree: Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Shikhar Dhawan scored a fluent 94 on Day 4 before getting out to Dasun Shanaka.

Nov 19, 2017, 23:39 PM IST
We'll aim for win on final day in rain-hit Kolkata Test, says Shikhar Dhawan

We'll aim for win on final day in rain-hit Kolkata Test, says Shikhar Dhawan

Cheteshwar Pujara and KL Rahul saw out that day as bad light stopped play.

Nov 19, 2017, 23:00 PM IST
Ashish Nehra reveals his Yo-Yo test score

Ashish Nehra reveals his Yo-Yo test score

Nehra had cleared the yo-yo test, which made his selection in the Indian team possible during the New Zealand series. 

Nov 19, 2017, 21:19 PM IST
Sanjay Manjrekar favours batsmen taking dressing room help in DRS

Sanjay Manjrekar favours batsmen taking dressing room help in DRS

Sanjay Manjrekar has come out and said that batsmen should be given more leeway during DRS calls.

Nov 19, 2017, 21:11 PM IST
Lucky to get big first innings lead, says Rangana Herath

Lucky to get big first innings lead, says Rangana Herath

The world's leading wicket-taker in left-arm spin, however, returned disappointed in bowling as he returned wicketless after 10-1-41-0.

Nov 19, 2017, 20:27 PM IST