Defending champs Karnataka lose to Railways in Vijay Hazare opener

Karnataka, who failed to make the Ranji Trophy quarterfinals as defending champions, got another rude shock when Railways hit the winning runs of the last ball of the match to chase down the 229-run target with a wicket to spare.

India vs SA 2015: Cheteshwar Pujara vs Lokesh Rahul - Who should play the 1st Test?

India vs SA 2015: Cheteshwar Pujara vs Lokesh Rahul - Who should play the 1st Test?

Pujara's recent form hasn't been up to the mark in Ranji Trophy.

1st Test, India vs South Africa: What should be Virat Kohli's playing XI?

1st Test, India vs South Africa: What should be Virat Kohli's playing XI?

After back-to-back losses in limited-overs cricket, Kohli would want to win the Test series in his home captaincy debut.

Facing Dale Steyn is a 'different ballgame': KL Rahul

Facing Dale Steyn is a 'different ballgame': KL Rahul

Lokesh Rahul said playing the speedster in the longer format is a "different ballgame".

Indian Board President's XI vs SA: Eyeing Test return, Cheteshwar Pujara dismissed for 5

Indian Board President's XI vs SA: Eyeing Test return, Cheteshwar Pujara dismissed for 5

Pujara's has struggled in the current Ranji season as well.

KL Rahul, Naman Ojha make half tons in Board XI's modest 296

KL Rahul, Naman Ojha make half tons in Board XI's modest 296

 Lokesh Rahul enhanced his case for inclusion in India's first Test XI with a composed half century, guiding Board President's XI past a difficult period on day one of the two-day practice game against visiting South Africa here. 

Board President XI face in-form Proteas in practice game

Board President XI face in-form Proteas in practice game

Cheteshwar Pujara will lead Board President's XI against Proteas.  

Indian Board President's XI v South Africans: Chance for young hopefuls to impress selectors

Indian Board President's XI v South Africans: Chance for young hopefuls to impress selectors

Unmukt Chand, Karun Nair and Shreyas Iyer have another chance to prove their mettle against a quality pace attack.

Ranji Trophy: After Virender Sehwag's ton, bowlers help Haryana get big lead against Karnataka

Ranji Trophy: After Virender Sehwag's ton, bowlers help Haryana get big lead against Karnataka

If the opening day saw centurion Virender Sehwag at his vintage best, then Day 2 witnessed the domination of Haryana bowlers as the visitors packed Karnataka for 221 to grab a 110-run first innings lead in the Group A Ranji Trophy cricket match here today.

Ranji Trophy: Spotlight on Virender Sehwag as Haryana take on Karnataka

Ranji Trophy: Spotlight on Virender Sehwag as Haryana take on Karnataka

Swashbuckling batsman Virender Sehwag, who has announced his retirement from international cricket, will be the star attraction as Haryana takes on Karnataka in a Group A Ranji Trophy match here tomorrow.

South Africa series will be my biggest Test, feels Lokesh Rahul

South Africa series will be my biggest Test, feels Lokesh Rahul

India opener Lokesh Rahul says the Test series against South Africa beginning next month will be the "biggest challenge" of his burgeoning career.

Virat Kohli is a "pro-active" skipper: Sunil Gavaskar

Virat Kohli is a "pro-active" skipper: Sunil Gavaskar

Lauding Virat Kohli for leading India to a historic series win against Sri Lanka, cricket legend Sunil Gavaskar today said that the young captain has shown early signs of great leadership with his "pro-active" approach.

India in Sri Lanka 2015: 3rd Test, Day 4: Statistical highlights

India in Sri Lanka 2015: 3rd Test, Day 4: Statistical highlights

Statistical highlights on the fourth day of the third and final cricket Test between India and Sri Lanka here on Monday.

New-look pitch leaves India, Sri Lanka guessing ahead of 3rd Test

New-look pitch leaves India, Sri Lanka guessing ahead of 3rd Test

India and Sri Lanka were left to ponder the behaviour of an unusually greenish wicket as they delayed naming their line-ups for the decisive final Test starting in Colombo on Friday.

India vs Sri Lanka: Can draw a lot of confidence from this win, says Lokesh Rahul

India vs Sri Lanka: Can draw a lot of confidence from this win, says Lokesh Rahul

Indian opener Lokesh Rahul on Monday said that the thumping 248-run win in the second Test here will help his side renew their confidence as well as help them to go and win the series later in the third Test against Sri Lanka.

India in Sri Lanka 2015: Lokesh Rahul ready to bat at any position

India in Sri Lanka 2015: Lokesh Rahul ready to bat at any position

Fresh from his second Test century, India opener Lokesh Rahul today said he is willing to bat at any position as per the cricket team's needs.

India vs Sri Lanka: I should have scored more runs, says centurion Lokesh Rahul

India vs Sri Lanka: I should have scored more runs, says centurion Lokesh Rahul

He struck a fluent century to steady India from early jitters against Sri Lanka in the second cricket Test here but rookie batsman Lokesh Rahul has mixed feelings, saying that he should have scored more runs to take his side to even a better position.

India vs Sri Lanka: Sunil Gavaskar criticises change in Ajinkya Rahane's batting position

India vs Sri Lanka: Sunil Gavaskar criticises change in Ajinkya Rahane's batting position

Lashing out at the Indian team management's decision to force Ajinkya Rahane bat at number three, former captain Sunil Gavaskar on Thursday said the think-tank has "sacrificed" an "uncomplaining" cricketer.

2nd Test: Lokesh Rahul's second ton helps India recover to 319/6 on Day 1

2nd Test: Lokesh Rahul's second ton helps India recover to 319/6 on Day 1

Opener Lokesh Rahul struck a fluent century as India recovered from early jitters to reach 319 for six in their first innings to leave the second cricket Test against Sri Lanka evenly poised here on Thursday.