PM Narendra Modi congratulates Indian team on Test series win against Sri Lanka
PM Narendra Modi congratulates Indian team on Test series win against Sri Lanka

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday congratulated the Indian cricket team for its historic series win against Sri Lanka and said the country is proud of its impressive performance.

Sri Lanka vs India: First session tomorrow is crucial for us, says Kaushal Silva
Sri Lanka vs India: First session tomorrow is crucial for us, says Kaushal Silva

Sri Lankan opener Kaushal Silva has asserted the need for his team to bat well in the morning session of day three of the second cricket Test against India at the P Sara Oval.

Glenn McGrath backs Virat Kohli's aggressive approach, says fifth bowler has to be an all-rounder
Glenn McGrath backs Virat Kohli's aggressive approach, says fifth bowler has to be an all-rounder

Australian pace great Glenn McGrath feels that Virat Kohli's ploy of playing five bowlers will only be successful if India get a quality batting all-rounder to back up three specialist pacers and a spinner.

Ravi Shastri set to join Indian team in Sri Lanka
Ravi Shastri set to join Indian team in Sri Lanka

 Team director Ravi Shastri will join the Indian cricket team here later on Friday ahead of the first Test against Sri Lanka beginning in Galle on August 12.

Aggressive cricketers like Virat Kohli make it big: Rahul Dravid
Aggressive cricketers like Virat Kohli make it big: Rahul Dravid

Rahul Dravid expects Virat Kohli to to deliver in his first full series as Test captain when the Indian cricket team leaves for Sri Lanka, besides backing the star batsman to continue playing in his "aggressive" style.

Rakesh Parikh nominated India manager for Lanka tour
Rakesh Parikh nominated India manager for Lanka tour

Former Baroda opener Rakesh Parikh has been nominated by the Cricket Board as administrative manager of the Indian team to tour Sri Lanka next month.

India to play opening Test against SL in Galle from Aug 12
India to play opening Test against SL in Galle from Aug 12

Indian cricket team will play the first of the three-Test series against Sri Lanka in Galle from August 12-16 according to a media release issued by the hosts broadcasters Sony Six.

Opening the batting will help me: Robin Uthappa
Opening the batting will help me: Robin Uthappa

After regaining his place in the India squad for the upcoming tour of Zimbabwe, Rohin Uthappa said he is not sure about the position he would bat in but pointed out that opening the innings will help him play his natural game.

It's a matter of time before I make senior cut again: Cheteshwar Pujara
It's a matter of time before I make senior cut again: Cheteshwar Pujara

Out of favour off late following a string of poor scores, top-order batsman Cheteshwar Pujara is keen to make his comeback into the Indian Test squad and said it's just a matter of time before he regains his place in the playing eleven.

Bangladeshi newspaper mocks Indian team with half-shaved heads

Showing utter disrespect towards the Indian cricket team, a Bangladeshi newspaper has produced a fake 'cutter' advertisement, in which seven Indian cricketers are seen standing with their heads half-shaven.

BCCI confirms Indian team's selection for Zimbabwe tour
BCCI confirms Indian team's selection for Zimbabwe tour

In a clear hint that the Indian cricket team will go ahead with the tour of Zimbabwe, the BCCI on Saturday confirmed that the selection committee will meet here on Monday to pick the squad.

Why should MS Dhoni quit? asks Anjum Chopra
Why should MS Dhoni quit? asks Anjum Chopra

Joining the chorus of fellow cricketers, former women's team captain Anjum Chopra on Friday said that there is no need for limited-overs skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni to relinquish captaincy since defeats are part and parcel of the game.

Sourav Ganguly denies reports of rift within Team India
Sourav Ganguly denies reports of rift within Team India

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Thursday rubbished reports of internal conflict within the Indian team following a humiliating One-Day International (ODI) series defeat against Bangladesh.

India likely to go ahead with tour of Zimbabwe with second-string team: Report
India likely to go ahead with tour of Zimbabwe with second-string team: Report

Despite several doubts being raised about cancelation of India's tour of Zimbabwe, the upcoming away series is most likely to take place as per the schedule, according to a report.

After MS Dhoni's former coach, Virat Kohli hints of rift within Indian dressing room?
After MS Dhoni's former coach, Virat Kohli hints of rift within Indian dressing room?

In yet another shocking development, flamboyant Indian right-hander Virat Kohli has further fanned the flames of a rift within the Indian dressing room by saying that it was one of the reasons behind India's humiliating series loss against Bangladesh.

My approach remains same even after quitting Tests: MS Dhoni
My approach remains same even after quitting Tests: MS Dhoni

It's been six months since Mahendra Singh Dhoni quit Test cricket but the manner in which he used to approach the shorter format "would not change" as his philosophy is to adapt as per the demands of the situation.

ACU chief Neeraj Kumar to stay with Indian team
ACU chief Neeraj Kumar to stay with Indian team

Head of BCCI's Anti Corruption Unit (ACU) Neeraj Kumar is currently in Bangladesh with the Indian cricket team as designated anti-corruption official.

India to tour Zimbabwe next month to plays three ODIs, two T20s
India to tour Zimbabwe next month to plays three ODIs, two T20s

Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) has confirmed that the Indian team will tour the country to play three One-day Internationals and two Twenty20s in July.

India vs Bangladesh: Kohli & Co train for one hour under humid conditions
India vs Bangladesh: Kohli & Co train for one hour under humid conditions

The Indian team on Tuesday rested their bowlers during the hour-long net session at the Khan Saheb Osman Ali Stadium on the eve of their one-off Test match against Bangladesh, starting tomorrow.

Virat Kohli ready with his vision for Indian cricket
Virat Kohli ready with his vision for Indian cricket

The one-off match against Bangladesh will be Virat Kohli's first as full-time Test captain and the excited star batsman says he is ready to roll