Shami, Bhuvneashwar make an excellent spearhead bowling attack

Mohammed Shami ability to reverse swing the ball with deadly effect helped the Indian team take the lead in the two match Test series.

After second ton, Ashwin becomes number-one ranked Test all-rounder

India`s Ravichandran Ashwin has jumped to the numero uno position in the Reliance ICC Player Rankings for Test all-rounders by virtue of his stellar show in the first cricket Test against the West Indies at Kolkata.

Test debutants Rohit Sharma, Mohammed Shami set the stage for Tendulkar`s send-off

Mohammed Shami’s stupendous performance with the ball on his Test Debut in Kolkata against West Indies helped India set up the perfect send-off series for Sachin Tendulkar.

Brian Lara fails to see Sachin in action at Eden

West Indies batting great Brian Lara Saturday expressed disappointment over the India-West Indies match ending in three days, denying him the pleasure of watching Sachin Tendulkar in action in his penultimate match.

Credit to Mohammed Shami but our batsmen were irresponsible: Sammy

West Indies skipper Darren Sammy on Friday gave debutante pacer Mohammad Shami the credit for India`s crushing win but also blamed his batsmen for their "rash and irresponsible" shots which cost them the first Test of the two-match series inside three days.

R Ashwin: More than a handy batsman for India...

Ravichandran Ashwin plays the role of a genuine off-spinner in the Indian team -- be it a Test, ODI and Twenty20. But slowly and steadily, the 27-year-old is turning out to be a handy batsman as well.

When 'Prince of Kolkata` hugged `God of Cricket`

It was a memorable moment for Indian cricket fans when former captain Sourav Ganguly embraced master blaster Sachin Tendulkar during the felicitation ceremony after India defeated the West Indies by an innings and 51 runs in the first Test here at the Eden Gardens on Friday.

India vs West Indies, Kolkata Test, Day 3 - As it happened...

Live updates from the third day of the Kolkata Test between India and West Indies.

MI captaincy biggest turning point in Rohit`s career: Gavaskar

Terming the elevation of Rohit Sharma to Mumbai Indians captaincy the biggest turning point of his career, former captain Sunil Gavaskar said on Thursday.

1st Test, Day 2: Sachin Tendulkar once again falls to poor umpiring

The massive crowd that turned up to watch Little Master Sachin Tendulkar bat at the Eden Gradens on Day 2 of the first Test match, was left disappointed after the batting legend was given out lbw off Shane Shillingford’s 13th over of the innings.

India vs West Indies, Kolkata Test, Day 2 - Statistical highlights

Statistical highlights of the second day`s play in the first cricket Test between India and the West Indies.

Kolkata Test, Day 2: Rohit slams century on debut as India take big lead

Rohit Sharma struck a century on debut to rescue India from a precarious 83 for five to 354 for six in the first innings at the close of play on the second day of the first cricket Test against the West Indies.

India vs West Indies: Kolkata Test, Day 2 - As it happened...

Live updates from the second day of the Kolkata Test between India and Australia.

Fans on a ‘pilgrimage’ as Sachin plays his last match in Kolkata

Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar is playing his last competitive cricket match in Kolkata, at the famous Eden Gardens stadium.

Kolkata Test, Day 1: India on top in Sachin Tendulkar’s 199th Test

Pacer Mohammed Shami announced his arrival on the Test arena by scalping four wickets in a dream spell against the West Indies as a dominant India started Sachin Tendulkar`s farewell series by taking early control of the first Test on Wednesday.

India vs West Indies, Kolkata Test, Day 1 - As it happened...

Live updates from the first day of the Kolkata Test between India and Australia.

Rohit Sharma gets Test cap from Sachin Tendulkar

Talented India batsman Rohit Sharma on Wednesday made his long-awaited debut in the five-day format of the game in the first cricket Test against West Indies.

CAB issues gold coin for Sachin Tendulkar`s Eden game

A 10-gram gold coin to mark Sachin Tendulkar`s penultimate game at the Eden Gardens was released by Cricket Association of Bengal president Jagmohan Dalmiya on Tuesday.

Farewell series: India vs West Indies - Preview

Rarely has a cricket Test been so overshadowed by events centred around one man as the India-West Indies game beginning at the Eden Gardens on Wednesday.