India look emotionally drained: Danny Morrison
India look emotionally drained: Danny Morrison

Disappointed with India's performance in the ongoing tour of Australia, former New Zealand cricketer Danny Morrison feels the touring side looks "emotionally drained".

India firm favourites to defend World Cup title: Sourav Ganguly
India firm favourites to defend World Cup title: Sourav Ganguly

Former India captain Sourav Ganguly on Friday said India would be firm favourites to defend their World Cup title in Australia and New Zealand next month.

I am close to bowling at my best, says fit-again Irfan Pathan
I am close to bowling at my best, says fit-again Irfan Pathan

A fit-again Irfan Pathan feels that he is close to bowling at his best and it's just a matter of time before he is again back in contention for the seam bowling all-rounder's slot in the Indian cricket team that has been up for grabs for some time.

MS Dhoni in focus as India return to ODI grind
MS Dhoni in focus as India return to ODI grind

After a fielding-only drill, the Indian cricket team returned to the grind on Friday with an intense net session here, continuing their build-up towards the ODI-leg of their Australian tour.

Race for ODI top spot heats up for Cricket World Cup
Race for ODI top spot heats up for Cricket World Cup

 Australia and India will have the chance to put daylight between one another at the top of the ICC ODI Team Rankings, when they compete alongside England in a tri-series, which starts in Sydney on Friday.

Selection process of Indian cricket team is transparent: Rajiv Shukla
Selection process of Indian cricket team is transparent: Rajiv Shukla

BCCI vice-president Rajiv Shukla on Saturday said that selection of the Indian cricket team is done with full transparency and added that only the deserving players get selected to represent the country at international level.

CAB Treasurer Biswarup Dey named India manager for tri-series
CAB Treasurer Biswarup Dey named India manager for tri-series

The BCCI on Friday named Biswarup Dey, Treasurer of the Hony. Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB), as the manager of the Indian cricket team for the upcoming tri-nation series involving hosts Australia and England.

Fans tweet their disappointment over Yuvraj Singh's exclusion from final WC squad
Fans tweet their disappointment over Yuvraj Singh's exclusion from final WC squad

From lamenting how badly he will be missed at the 2015 World Cup to declaring that his career is already over, followers of discarded cricketer Yuvraj Singh showed a variety of emotions as they took to Twitter following the batsman's exclusion from the 15-man Indian squad for the quadrennial event announced Tuesday.

Nothing to be disheartened, BCCI shouldn't be condemned: Yograj Singh on Yuvraj Singh's exclusion
Nothing to be disheartened, BCCI shouldn't be condemned: Yograj Singh on Yuvraj Singh's exclusion

Hours after Indian selectors announced their 15-member squad for the upcoming World Cup, Yograj Singh – father of discarded Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh said that BCCI shouldn't be condemned for not considering the veteran batsman for the prestigious tournament.

No comebacks for Yuvraj Singh, Virender Sehwag, other 2011 World Cup heroes
No comebacks for Yuvraj Singh, Virender Sehwag, other 2011 World Cup heroes

In a clear sign of looking for the future, the national cricket selection panel led by Sandeep Patil today dashed the frail comeback hopes of 'Player of 2011 World Cup' Yuvraj Singh for the mega event starting next month in Australia and New Zealand.

Hard work pays off? Not if you are Robin Uthappa!

The wait is over. Ending all speculation, Indian selectors have announced their 15-man World Cup squad. While it has all the expected names, selectors left the cricket fraternity gobsmacked by excluding Robin Uthappa from the much-awaited list.

Fired up Yuvraj back in India reckoning, may replace injured Jadeja in World Cup squad
Fired up Yuvraj back in India reckoning, may replace injured Jadeja in World Cup squad

Speculations are rife that Yuvraj Singh is back in the India reckoning after lighting up the ongoing Ranji Trophy season with three back-to-back centuries. Giving these speculations a realistic touch is the injury to all-rounder designated, spinner Ravindra Jadeja.

BCCI to announce India's 2015 Cricket World Cup squad on January 6
BCCI to announce India's 2015 Cricket World Cup squad on January 6

The Indian team for the upcoming Cricket World Cup and the tri-series in Australia will be announced on January 6, reports said.

Michael Hussey not sure if he is ready for India coach's job
Michael Hussey not sure if he is ready for India coach's job

Former Australia captain Michael Hussey said he was surprised by reports that just-retired Test captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni had suggested his name for the coach's job of Indian cricket team once Duncan Fletcher's contract expired at the end of World Cup 2015.

MS Dhoni's decision to retire from Tests left team India in tears
MS Dhoni's decision to retire from Tests left team India in tears

While MS Dhoni's decision to announce retirement from Test cricket shocked cricket fans across the world, even players of the Indian team weren't aware about the big news.

India team set to rope in psychologist Sandy Gordon: Reports
India team set to rope in psychologist Sandy Gordon: Reports

In their bid to help the players combat with trying match situations, the Indian team management is all set to rope in noted sports psychologist Sandy Gordon with the third cricket Test against Australia starting tomorrow at the MCG.

India don't believe they can win away from home: Matthew Hayden
India don't believe they can win away from home: Matthew Hayden

Not too impressed with the Indian cricket team, former Australian opener Matthew Hayden feels the tourists do not seem to believe that they can win away from home and have gone "missing" during key moments of the ongoing Test series.

India vs Australia: Shikhar Dhawan hints MS Dhoni might play opening Test
India vs Australia: Shikhar Dhawan hints MS Dhoni might play opening Test

In what would come as a change of plan for the Indian cricket team, Mahendra Singh Dhoni might captain the side in the opening Test against Australia as he has joined the squad well in time for the four-match series, which had to be rescheduled following Phillip Hughes' death.

Complete list of India's 30 World Cup probables
Complete list of India's 30 World Cup probables

The national selectors met on Thursday and picked the list of 30 probables for the upcoming ICC World Cup to be held in Australia and New Zealand.

Big day for discarded seniors as selectors meet to pick 30 World Cup probables
Big day for discarded seniors as selectors meet to pick 30 World Cup probables

As national selectors meet on Thursday to pick India's 30-man World Cup probables list, several discarded cricketer's would be waiting with bated breath to see whether they make it through.