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Mohammed Shami's run-up a problem, Jasprit Bumrah needs to play county: Wasim Akram

Mohammed Shami's run-up a problem, Jasprit Bumrah needs to play county: Wasim Akram

Pakistan pace legend Wasim Akram is quite impressed with Indian fast bowlers and feels they can be lethal in this year's tour of England if Mohammed Shami corrects a run-up flaw and Jasprit Bumrah devotes some time to county cricket.

Feb 08, 2018, 14:59 PM IST
India outplayed us in third Test: South Africa captain Du Plessis

India outplayed us in third Test: South Africa captain Du Plessis

South Africa captain applauded India for their victory in the third and final Test on Saturday.

Jan 28, 2018, 01:00 AM IST
India vs South Africa: Virat Kohli terms performance of bowlers as the biggest positive

India vs South Africa: Virat Kohli terms performance of bowlers as the biggest positive

India salvaged lost pride by pulling off a dramatic 63-run win against South Africa in the third Test on Saturday.

Jan 27, 2018, 23:58 PM IST
India retain ICC Test Championship mace after dramatic win over South Africa in final Test

India retain ICC Test Championship mace after dramatic win over South Africa in final Test

India pulled off a 63-run win against South Africa in the third Test on Saturday.

Jan 27, 2018, 23:28 PM IST
Mohammed Shami-inspired India win third Test, South Africa claim series

Mohammed Shami-inspired India win third Test, South Africa claim series

Chasing 241 to win, South Africa were cruising at 124/1 at one stage; but thanks to Shami's 5/28 and able support from the other end, the Indian pacers claimed the last nine South African wickets for just 53 runs.

Jan 27, 2018, 21:07 PM IST
India vs South Africa, 3rd Test, Day 3: India will back themselves on 'dangerous' pitch at Wanderers

India vs South Africa, 3rd Test, Day 3: India will back themselves on 'dangerous' pitch at Wanderers

It's anyone's game after Day 3 of the third and final Test between India and South Africa at Johannesburg's Wanderers Stadium on Friday. 

Jan 26, 2018, 21:10 PM IST
Like South Africa, Indian pacers have created chances of victory: Eric Simons

Like South Africa, Indian pacers have created chances of victory: Eric Simons

Simons, whose time in India saw them lift the 2011 World Cup, termed the pace attack’s efforts in the first two Tests against the Proteas a “top job”.

Jan 21, 2018, 21:53 PM IST
Mohammed Shami is good enough to fit into South Africa's bowling unit: Fanie de Villiers

Mohammed Shami is good enough to fit into South Africa's bowling unit: Fanie de Villiers

Former South African fast bowler Fanie De Villiers has praised Mohammed Shami as India's best Test bowler and added that the Proteas could easily fit him in their highly-competitive pace attack.

Jan 20, 2018, 17:57 PM IST
Long way before India becomes fast-bowling nation: Shoaib Akhtar

Long way before India becomes fast-bowling nation: Shoaib Akhtar

The Indian pace attack has been talked up of late and to be fair, they have done a decent job in South Africa. But Shoaib Akhtar sees it only as the beginning and says there is still a long way to go before India becomes a good fast bowling nation.

Jan 19, 2018, 17:19 PM IST
India vs South Africa, 2nd Test: Don't know why they prepared this kind of pitch, says Mohammed Shami

India vs South Africa, 2nd Test: Don't know why they prepared this kind of pitch, says Mohammed Shami

Indian pacer Mohammed Shami on Tuesday expressed surprise at South Africa rolling out a sub-continental type of pitch for the second Test.

Jan 17, 2018, 14:20 PM IST
India in South Africa: We don't fear Dale Steyn or anyone, says Mohammed Shami

India in South Africa: We don't fear Dale Steyn or anyone, says Mohammed Shami

"We don't fear anybody and we are ready for the counter-punch," said the Indian pace bowler. 

Dec 28, 2017, 11:49 AM IST
'India's best bowling attack will tour South Africa,' says Chairman of selectors MSK Prasad

'India's best bowling attack will tour South Africa,' says Chairman of selectors MSK Prasad

The five-man attack comprises Ishant Sharma, Mohammed Shami, Umesh Yadav, Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah – each one different from the other.

Dec 21, 2017, 19:37 PM IST
Ranji Trophy semi-final: It's Bengal bowling vs Delhi batting

Ranji Trophy semi-final: It's Bengal bowling vs Delhi batting

India's craftiest red ball bowler Shami will get some serious match time against Gambhir, who has been there and done that for Delhi on numerous occasions.

Dec 16, 2017, 16:49 PM IST
BCCI allows South Africa-bound Test specialists to play Ranji Trophy semifinals

BCCI allows South Africa-bound Test specialists to play Ranji Trophy semifinals

"Since there aren't any practice games in South Africa, it is only fair that they play Ranji Trophy," a senior BCCI official said on Wednesday.

Dec 14, 2017, 09:39 AM IST
India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: After setting 410-run target, bowlers choke Lankans on Day 4

India vs Sri Lanka, 3rd Test: After setting 410-run target, bowlers choke Lankans on Day 4

The visiting Lankans were set an improbable victory target of 410 to level the three-match series. It will be a miracle if Sri Lanka manage to make it.

Dec 05, 2017, 18:18 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka: Virat Kohli admits team management orders fast pitches

India vs Sri Lanka: Virat Kohli admits team management orders fast pitches

There were reports that the Eden Gardens pitch, which was used during the first Test match against Sri Lanka, was decked with greenery at the request of Indian team management. The match witnessed lively ball movement and pacers dominated the bat and ball contest. In fact, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami and Umesh Yadav became the first Indian trio to take all ten wickets in an innings in India.

Nov 23, 2017, 20:02 PM IST
India vs Sri Lanka: Another trial by pace in Nagpur Test?

India vs Sri Lanka: Another trial by pace in Nagpur Test?

A green tinge across the wicket when the second Test between India and Sri Lanka starts in Nagpur on Friday indicates a fast-paced challenge, with India captain Virat Kohli looking ahead to overseas tours.

Nov 23, 2017, 09:19 AM IST
Watch: Niroshan Dickwella's antics annoy Mohammed Shami, Virat Kohli

Watch: Niroshan Dickwella's antics annoy Mohammed Shami, Virat Kohli

Dickwella was found having a few heated exchanges with the Indian bowlers. 

Nov 20, 2017, 18:21 PM IST
Indian bowlers got carried away by Lankan wicket-taking spree: Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Indian bowlers got carried away by Lankan wicket-taking spree: Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Shikhar Dhawan scored a fluent 94 on Day 4 before getting out to Dasun Shanaka.

Nov 19, 2017, 23:39 PM IST
We'll aim for win on final day in rain-hit Kolkata Test, says Shikhar Dhawan

We'll aim for win on final day in rain-hit Kolkata Test, says Shikhar Dhawan

Cheteshwar Pujara and KL Rahul saw out that day as bad light stopped play.

Nov 19, 2017, 23:00 PM IST