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Ajinkya Rahane is a 'quality player,' feels former Indian skipper Saurav Ganguly

Ajinkya Rahane is a 'quality player,' feels former Indian skipper Saurav Ganguly

While conditions will determine the playing XI in Cape Town on January 5, Ganguly is not averse to trying out Hardik Pandya at No 6, something a lot of experts are sceptical considering his technique in bouncy conditions is not well documented.

Dec 18, 2017, 17:29 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka: Playing for India is the ultimate dream, says Washington Sundar

India vs Sri Lanka: Playing for India is the ultimate dream, says Washington Sundar

Sundar attracted attention with his performances in the IPL, helping Dhoni-led Pune Supergiants reach the final. But it was not enough to play for India, so, he worked harder on all aspects of his game.

Dec 12, 2017, 15:53 PM IST
Marriage 'under the Tuscan sun': Reactions to Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma tying the knot

Marriage 'under the Tuscan sun': Reactions to Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma tying the knot

The announcement comes after Virat Kohli grabbed second position among the batsmen in the recently announced ICC Test Rankings, and he became the first international captain to hit six double centuries in Tests, surpassing Brian Lara's record.

Dec 11, 2017, 21:14 PM IST
Basics of captaincy remain same in any team: Rohit Sharma

Basics of captaincy remain same in any team: Rohit Sharma

Rohit, who has captained Mumbai Indians to three Indian Premier League (IPL) titles, will skipper the Indian team in the ODIs and Twenty20 Internationals (T20Is) against Sri Lanka in place of a rested Virat Kohli.

Dec 09, 2017, 19:59 PM IST
Virat Kohli grabs second position in ICC Test rankings

Virat Kohli grabs second position in ICC Test rankings

Virat Kohli's double ton against Sri Lanka was followed by a 50 in the second innings as he finished with 610 runs in the series, which India won 1-0 after the first and third Test ended in draws in Kolkata and New Delhi.

Dec 07, 2017, 14:57 PM IST
India not losing sleep over Ajinkya Rahane's form dip: batting coach Sanjay Bangar

India not losing sleep over Ajinkya Rahane's form dip: batting coach Sanjay Bangar

Rahane blew another opportunity on Saturday, getting stumped off Sri Lanka left-arm wrist-spinner Lakshan Sandakan for one even as India amassed 371-4 with skipper Virat Kohli and opener Murali Vijay making big centuries.

Dec 02, 2017, 18:54 PM IST
Indian cricket team sweat out ahead of Nagpur ODI

Indian cricket team sweat out ahead of Nagpur ODI

India should go in as favourites considering how dominant they have been in the series.

Sep 30, 2017, 19:38 PM IST
Here’s how Indian cricket team can be No. 1 in all formats soon

Here’s how Indian cricket team can be No. 1 in all formats soon

It is the first time that India have reached at the top of the rankings chart in both formats simultaneously.

Sep 28, 2017, 13:08 PM IST
From 1940s to 2010s, here's how Team India’s record has improved every decade

From 1940s to 2010s, here's how Team India’s record has improved every decade

It is fair to say that while India are yet to produce a team that dominates all oppositions for a long period of time, their outfit in recent years has been the best they have ever had. 

Sep 27, 2017, 11:54 AM IST
Comebacks are easier said than done: Rohit Sharma

Comebacks are easier said than done: Rohit Sharma

Rohit is expected to play a vital role in the upcoming series against Australia but the Indian vice-captain believes in preparing for "conditions rather than opposition".

Sep 14, 2017, 16:41 PM IST
South Africa tour to reveal if Virat Kohli has standout team in India’s cricket history

South Africa tour to reveal if Virat Kohli has standout team in India’s cricket history

India are slated to play Lanka in India next and in all likelihood, Kohli should equal Ponting’s record. But a closer look at the numbers will tell you that they may be hiding a bit more than they reveal. 

Sep 07, 2017, 14:51 PM IST
MS Dhoni is the best in India, he is far from finished: Ravi Shastri

MS Dhoni is the best in India, he is far from finished: Ravi Shastri

National coach Ravi Shastri said to be a big Virat Kohli man, had the best of words for the former captain MS Dhoni 

Sep 01, 2017, 20:02 PM IST
Post complaint over jersey quality, Nike sends Team India new practice kits – See Pics

Post complaint over jersey quality, Nike sends Team India new practice kits – See Pics

As per a report, MS Dhoni, Rohit Sharma, Ajinkya Rahane, Kedar Jadhav, Manish Pandey and Kuldeep Yadav were asked to try out the new training kits.

Aug 23, 2017, 14:59 PM IST
'Only the fittest will survive going forward,' Ravi Shastri fires stern warning to players

'Only the fittest will survive going forward,' Ravi Shastri fires stern warning to players

With Team India completing a historic clean sweep in Sri Lanka, Shastri said it was down to trust level between him and his players.

Aug 16, 2017, 14:08 PM IST
Sterner tests await Virat Kohli’s men as they close in on special record

Sterner tests await Virat Kohli’s men as they close in on special record

After the battle against Sri Lanka, India will travel to South Africa, a land where they have never won a Test series. It is fair to say that one way or the other, it will also tell us where the Indian team actually stands, whether it is a special team as the record suggests or a mere competitive outfit. 

Aug 15, 2017, 12:14 PM IST
Batting riches will give selectors headache for ODI team selection against Sri Lanka

Batting riches will give selectors headache for ODI team selection against Sri Lanka

The bowling is sorted with the usual suspects in the fray but what really makes the selection of the squad tricky with respect to the batting is the abundance of talent.

Aug 12, 2017, 18:04 PM IST
India cannot be true No.1 team without playing Pakistan: Dean Jones

India cannot be true No.1 team without playing Pakistan: Dean Jones

The last time the two teams met almost a decade ago, India who hosted the series, won the three-match series 1-0.

Aug 11, 2017, 17:25 PM IST
Abhinav Mukund takes stand against racism, says fair isn’t the only lovely or handsome

Abhinav Mukund takes stand against racism, says fair isn’t the only lovely or handsome

The batsman reacted after being abused on social media for his skin tone.

Aug 10, 2017, 10:28 AM IST
WATCH: Here’s how Indian cricket team celebrated after Colombo win

WATCH: Here’s how Indian cricket team celebrated after Colombo win

Now the official Facebook page of the team has posted a fun pool video post the win in Colombo and the players are expectedly having a blast. Watch the full video below.

Aug 07, 2017, 16:51 PM IST

Team India wins second test match against Sri Lanka

India has defeated Sri Lanka in second test match held at Colombo and captured series of 3 matches by winning 2 of them. The Indian cricket team won match by an inning and 53 runs.

Aug 06, 2017, 19:08 PM IST