Ranji Trophy final: Karnataka vs Tamil Nadu - Preview
Ranji Trophy final: Karnataka vs Tamil Nadu - Preview

Looking to retain the title, defending champions Karnataka will face an uphill task against the formidable Tamil Nadu in the final of the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament at the Wankhede Stadium, here on Sunday.

This Indian team will be a force in coming years: Michael Hussey
This Indian team will be a force in coming years: Michael Hussey

The current Indian cricket team may not have got a lot of appreciation in the past three months but former Australia left-hander Mike Hussey believes that this bunch will be a "force" to reckon with in near future.

IPL 8 auction: List of 10 most expensive players
IPL 8 auction: List of 10 most expensive players

While Yuvraj Singh once again broke all the records at the IPL 8 auction, here is a list of some other players for whom the franchises splurged a lot of money.

IPL auctions: Kings XI says it has made strategic additions to squad
IPL auctions: Kings XI says it has made strategic additions to squad

Kings XI Punjab said it has made strategic additions to the squad for the upcoming season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) by buying India opener Murali Vijay and domestic cricketers Nikhil Naik and Yogesh Golwalker in the players' auction held in Bengaluru.

Ranji Trophy: Half centuries by Murali Vijay, Shankar propel Tamil Nadu
Ranji Trophy: Half centuries by Murali Vijay, Shankar propel Tamil Nadu

Fine half centuries by India Test opener Murali Vijay (96) and Vijay Shankar (90 n.O.) enabled Tamil Nadu reach 234 for four at the close on the first day in their Ranji Trophy quarterfinal clash against Vidarbha at the Sawai Man Singh Stadium here.

Yuvraj Singh , Hashim Amla among big stars to go under IPL hammer tomorrow
Yuvraj Singh , Hashim Amla among big stars to go under IPL hammer tomorrow

Top cricketers Yuvraj Singh and Hashim Amla will be the star attractions in IPL 8 auctions that will see quite a few Indian and International players going under the hammer here on Monday.

Ranji Trophy: Murali Vijay helps Tamil Nadu qualify for quarterfinals
Ranji Trophy: Murali Vijay helps Tamil Nadu qualify for quarterfinals

Opener Murali Vijay's unbeaten 104 on the fourth and final day helped Tamil Nadu trounce Baroda by seven wickets and qualify for the Ranji Trophy cricket quarterfinals, here on Monday.

India carrying too many injured players: Dilip Vengsarkar
India carrying too many injured players: Dilip Vengsarkar

India have made the "mistake" of carrying too many injured players in their squad for the upcoming cricket World Cup, according to former India captain Dilip Vengsarkar who reckons that it may be a handicap for the defending champions in their bid to retain the title.

Mitchell Starc predicts intense tri-series match against India
Mitchell Starc predicts intense tri-series match against India

Squaring off with India once again after a fiercely fought Test series, left-arm Australian pacer Mitchell Starc predicted an intense contest against the same opponents in their cricket tri-series match here on Sunday.

India vs Australia, 4th Test, Day 5 - Statistical highlights
India vs Australia, 4th Test, Day 5 - Statistical highlights

Statistical highlights of day five of the fourth and final cricket Test between India and Australia at the SCG, here on Saturday.

We have given tough fight against Australia: Virat Kohli
We have given tough fight against Australia: Virat Kohli

He "hates" defeats but Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli on Saturday said he was not too disappointed by the Test series loss to Australia as his team put up a tough fight, displaying "intent and character" all through.

4th Test, Sydney: Nervy India survive a scare to eke out a close draw
4th Test, Sydney: Nervy India survive a scare to eke out a close draw

 India overcame some anxious moments on a tricky fifth day track before salvaging a tense draw in the fourth and final cricket Test against Australia who sealed the four-match series with a 2-0 margin, here on Saturday.

India vs Australia: Mitchell Starc reprimanded for Murali Vijay sendoff
India vs Australia: Mitchell Starc reprimanded for Murali Vijay sendoff

Australian pacer Mitchell Starc was on Thursday reprimanded for "exaggerated celebration" after dismissing batsman Murali Vijay in the ongoing fourth and final cricket Test in Sydney.

4th Test: Steven Smith disapproves Mitchell Starc's send-off celebration
4th Test: Steven Smith disapproves Mitchell Starc's send-off celebration

 Mitchell Starc's send-off celebration after dismissing Indian opener Murali Vijay did not find approval from Steve Smith with the Australian skipper demanding calmness from his bowlers.

Sunil Gavaskar all praise for India's 15-member World Cup squad
Sunil Gavaskar all praise for India's 15-member World Cup squad

Legendary batsman Sunil Gavaskar on Tuesday said while India's batting line-up for the upcoming ODI cricket World Cup looks formidable, the all-rounders in the side are expected to play a major role in defending the title at the quadrennial extravaganza in Australia and New Zealand.

Who should be Virat Kohli's deputy in Test cricket?
Who should be Virat Kohli's deputy in Test cricket?

With Mahendra Singh Dhoni's sudden retirement after the drawn third Test in Melbourne, Virat Kohli was elevated to the status of a full-time India captain in the longer format of the game.

Respect MS Dhoni​'s selfless act, wait for Virat Kohli to grow: Ravi Shastri
Respect MS Dhoni​'s selfless act, wait for Virat Kohli to grow: Ravi Shastri

New Indian captain Virat Kohli should channelise his aggressive attitude in the right direction, according to Team Director Ravi Shastri, who said Mahendra Singh Dhoni's "selfless act" of retiring from Test cricket format at the right time should also be given its due respect.

Combative Virat Kohli represents new-age India: Dean Jones
Combative Virat Kohli represents new-age India: Dean Jones

Terming Virat Kohli "new king of world cricket", former Australian batsman Dean Jones said the newly-appointed Test captain represents a new, young and vibrant India.

Virat Kohli at 15th spot in latest ICC Player Rankings
Virat Kohli at 15th spot in latest ICC Player Rankings

 Newly-appointed India Test skipper Virat Kohli has jumped four places to 15th spot in the latest ICC Player Rankings after his good performance in the drawn third cricket Test at Melbourne.

It's high time Cheteshwar Pujara converts starts into big knocks
It's high time Cheteshwar Pujara converts starts into big knocks

Cheteshwar Puajara, touted as a replacement of 'the Wall' Rahul Dravid, has been missing too many chances to play big knocks in Test cricket, of late.