Kolkata Test

Rahul Dravid reveals how Steve Waugh's sledge spurred him on during iconic 2001 Kolkata Test

Rahul Dravid reveals how Steve Waugh's sledge spurred him on during iconic 2001 Kolkata Test

"In the second innings, when I walked in, Waugh said, 'Rahul, number six in this innings, what is it in the next innings? Number 12?" Dravid revealed while speaking at the Go Sports Athletes' Conclave in Bengaluru.

Dec 17, 2017, 10:17 AM IST

India vs SL Live, 1st Test, Day 5 – Kumar strikes early, Lanka lose wicket without any run

Live cricket score and updates from Day 5 of 1st Test between India and Sri Lanka, being played at Eden Gardens, Kolkata.

Nov 20, 2017, 14:03 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
India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul lay solid 2nd innings foundation on Day 4

India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul lay solid 2nd innings foundation on Day 4

At stumps, India were 171 for one in their second innings with Rahul and Cheteshwar Pujara (2) at the crease.

Nov 19, 2017, 17:20 PM IST

India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test, Day 4 — As it happened...

Live cricket score and updates from Day 4 of 1st Test between India and Sri Lanka, being played at Eden Gardens, Kolkata.

Nov 19, 2017, 17:02 PM IST
All 10 wickets in an innings: How good is Indian pace attack? These videos will help you form an opinion – Must watch

All 10 wickets in an innings: How good is Indian pace attack? These videos will help you form an opinion – Must watch

Last time Indian pacers took all ten wickets in a Test innings was way back in 1983, in a Test match against the West Indies at Ahmedabad.

Nov 19, 2017, 15:34 PM IST
Watch: Dilruwan Perera revives Steve Smith's 'brain fade' moment, seeks dressing room help before taking review

Watch: Dilruwan Perera revives Steve Smith's 'brain fade' moment, seeks dressing room help before taking review

Perera was caught on camera looking at the dressing room before he asked for a review to overturn an LBW decision by onfield umpire Nigel Llong. It reminded fans, and commentators of the 'brain fade' moment endured Smith.

Nov 19, 2017, 13:39 PM IST
WATCH: Ravindra Jadeja steals the show against Sri Lanka with remarkable ground fielding

WATCH: Ravindra Jadeja steals the show against Sri Lanka with remarkable ground fielding

Jadeja is regarded as India's best fielder, and boasts a strong arm.

Nov 19, 2017, 12:37 PM IST
WATCH: Amused Virat Kohli can't hide his laughter after seeing Rangana Herath survive Bhuvneshwar Kumar screamer

WATCH: Amused Virat Kohli can't hide his laughter after seeing Rangana Herath survive Bhuvneshwar Kumar screamer

At Day 4 lunch, Lanka have taken a 91-run lead over India's first innings total of 172 runs with tailender Herath playing a defiant knock. He was unbeaten on 43 with Lanka 263/8.

Nov 19, 2017, 11:46 AM IST

IND vs SL: 1st Test, Day 3: As it happened...

Live cricket score and updates from Day 3 of 1st Test between India and Sri Lanka, being played at Eden Gardens, Kolkata.

Nov 18, 2017, 17:00 PM IST
WATCH: Virat Kohli takes scintillating catch to send Lahiru Thirimanne back in Kolkata Test

WATCH: Virat Kohli takes scintillating catch to send Lahiru Thirimanne back in Kolkata Test

India had a horrendous day in the field, dropping catches and indulging in overthrows even as Lanka continued to push towards a good total.

Nov 18, 2017, 16:27 PM IST
WATCH: Umesh Yadav stops a certain boundary with exceptional fielding

WATCH: Umesh Yadav stops a certain boundary with exceptional fielding

Umesh, fielding extra cover, chased down the ball and stopped it with a diving effort at deep.

Nov 18, 2017, 14:42 PM IST
WATCH: Mohammed Shami's adventurous batting makes Virat Kohli restless

WATCH: Mohammed Shami's adventurous batting makes Virat Kohli restless

While Shami was batting, Kohli became the centre of attention on the sidelines, making animated reactions for every show the tail-ender played.

Nov 18, 2017, 13:14 PM IST
Watch: Cheteshwar Pujara hits his 16th Test fifty, Team India salutes

Watch: Cheteshwar Pujara hits his 16th Test fifty, Team India salutes

Pujara soon departed after reaching his fifty, bowled by Gamage in the 38th over as India once again lost the momentum.

Nov 18, 2017, 10:10 AM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Statistical highlights of Day 2

India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Statistical highlights of Day 2

Statistical highlights of second day's play of the first Test between India and Sri Lanka. (Day 2 Report | As it happened)

Nov 17, 2017, 20:45 PM IST
Everybody had a laugh about my new role: Ashish Nehra

Everybody had a laugh about my new role: Ashish Nehra

Nehra played 157 wickets in 120 ODIs and 44 wickets in 17 Tests. In T20s, which was his chosen format in his twilight days, he took 34 wickets in 27 games.

Nov 17, 2017, 15:33 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Cheteshwar Pujara holds fort on rain-hit 2nd day

India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Cheteshwar Pujara holds fort on rain-hit 2nd day

Pujara was the lone Indian batsmen to produce some fight against the Sri Lankan bowling attack on a green top in overcast conditions.

Nov 17, 2017, 15:10 PM IST
Importance of Cheteshwar Pujara: Fans hail India's lone warrior in Kolkata Test

Importance of Cheteshwar Pujara: Fans hail India's lone warrior in Kolkata Test

Last year, India captain Virat Kohli said that Cheteshwar Pujara needs to work on his strike rate to cement a place in the XI. And he was even dropped.

Nov 17, 2017, 14:13 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Statistical highlights

India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Statistical highlights

Statistical highlights on day one of the opening Test between India and Sri Lanka here.

Nov 16, 2017, 20:14 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Job not finished, says Rumesh Ratnayake

India vs Sri Lanka, 1st Test: Job not finished, says Rumesh Ratnayake

Sri Lanka pacer Suranga Lakmal wrecked the high-profile Indian top-order in overcast conditions to leave the hosts reeling at 17/3 on a rain-affected day one of the first Test at Eden Gardens.

Nov 16, 2017, 19:38 PM IST